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Watch Sympathy and the Lion’s heartwarming KettlePot Sessions and catch them at MusikFest August 6th

Photo via kettlepottracks.com
Photo via kettlepottracks.com

Lancaster folk duo Sympathy and the Lion will be playing at this year’s Musikfest. The group, which consists of John Shavel and Michael Burke, formed in 2011 via an advertisement on Craigslist. Last year, the band put out its first, self-titled album. The incredible mix of cello and tenor guitar evokes almost immediate nostalgia for lost country roads and wooded forests, especially on the first track “Diego”. The accompanying vocals create for a warm listening experience. Continue reading →