‘Songs from the Sand’ to showcase dynamic duo | News, Sports, Jobs
The Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau, iHeartMedia and Cat Country 107.1 present “Songs from the Sand” on August 19th at 8pm, moderated by VCB Communications Manager Miriam Dotson.
Available on the Island Hopper Songwriter Fest Facebook page, Instagram and The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel’s YouTube channel, the virtual concert features acoustic music and conversation as Sheena Brook and Angie K share their stories behind the songs at Pinchers at The Marina at. tell Edison-Ford in Fort Myers.
Brook, a BMI singer-songwriter and a Fort Myers Beach native, caught the nation’s attention on season 12 of NBC “The voice.” Since appearing on the show, she has worked with multi-platinum songwriters and artists to promote her creativity in her style as an artist and songwriter. The Island Hopper alum is also the founder of The FEM – Female Empowering Musicians – an organization that hosts events to support women and give space to their own creativity.
Country artist BMI singer-songwriter Angie K, who was born in El Salvador and grew up in Georgia, has just released her new single. “Real conversation,” which was instantly added to mega playlists “Wild Land” and “New Boots” on Spotify as well “Break land” on apple music. 2017 her Disney duet with Jordan Fisher, “Happily ever after,” became the soundtrack to the nightly fireworks in the Magic Kingdom. Angie K has opened for Tanya Tucker, Trace Adkins, Melissa Etheridge and more.
Songs from the Sand previews the Island Hopper Songwriter Fest, which will take place September 17-26 on Captiva, in historic downtown Fort Myers and on Fort Myers Beach. Songs from the Sand debuted in February, giving music lovers a chance to see views of southwest Florida. Songs from the Sofa debuted in 2020.
Further information can be found at https://islandhopperfest.com/.