Margo Cilker (USA)

Thursday 25. august - 22:00 - Bolero
Friday 26. august - 11:00 - Telt 2

29 year-old Margo Cilker has been writing songs and touring for years, but it was her debut album Pohorylle from 2021 that set her career alight. The album won many fine reviews, and Margo Cilker has earned her americana spurs with well-penned songs classically inspired by her personal experience, relationships and life on the road. Mojo Magazine writes of Margo Cilker: “Imagine Gillian Welch in a session with The Band and Allen Toussaint, and you’re getting close to the charm of this new voice in americana music.” Margo Cilker has been listening carefully to Gillian Welch, and Lucinda Williams, Townes Van Zandt and Bob Dylan. Pohorylle was produced by Sera Cahoone (late of Band of Horses), and the band has musicians from The Decemberists, Son Volt and Joanna Newsom. Margo Cilker lives in Oregon, grew up in California and has spent a lot of time in Brighton in England and Bilbao in Spain. In the spring of 2022, Margo Cilker has been touring USA with, among others, her colleague Hayes Carll. Her only Danish festival concert in 2022..