Thank you to all of our friends, new and old, who supported us in Nebraska! We had a fantastic time, and can't wait until we return. Special thanks to Tree with Roots on KZUM, Crescent Moon, SchillingBridge Cork and Tap House, NET Radio and Genevieve Randall on Friday Live, Julia and Jason, hosts of the Eastman House Concert in Omaha, and the Red Cloud Opera House. We raised over $500 for the Red Cloud Community Foundation Fund's Legacy Endowment campaign, which will be eligible for the matching gift! We love that we can give back to the town that has given us so much!
Excited to be one of 10 regional finalists at Kerrville Folk Festival! We will perform on Friday, May 25. We'd love to see you there!
"Song for my Soul," written by Kristin and Carolyn, was one of 30 artistic expressions selected by the National Academy of Medicine's pop-up gallery, showcasing expressions of clinician well-being, on May 2, 2018, in Washington, D.C.
Thank you, Joe Angel, for including The Trailer Sessions among your favorites for 2017!
Carolyn presented to first-year medical students about compassion fatigue, burnout, and the use of storytelling and music to foster an environment of compassionate care. Hardened and Tempered performed the song, Heart Rubbed Raw, that Kristin co-wrote with nurse Jennifer Montano-Hernandez, during the pilot program for Songs for the Soul.
We had a great time Saturday morning on Random Routes!
We loved meeting new friends at SWRFA. We were honored to be one of the Official Showcase artists.
Helping University of Texas student organizations raise almost $2,000 for hurricane relief efforts.
Thanks, Tom Tranchilla, for inviting us on the Songwriter's Studio! http://kpft.org/archive/
"...Hardened and Tempered infuse their characters with hard-won dignity and a pride born in beating the odds as they push against the grain..."
— The Alternate Root Magazine
". . . 11 neatly wrapped songs driven by slick harmonies, impressive fingerpicking. . ."
The Austin Chronicle
We are thrilled to be one of 16 artists selected for the Official Showcase at this year's SWRFA Conference!
Join us on September 29, 2017, from 7:30PM-10:00PM in the Ballroom at the Holiday Inn-Midtown, 6000 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin, TX 78752. Open to the public. $15/person cover.