Bonnie Bishop On Mountain Stage
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Bonnie Bishop makes her first appearance on Mountain Stage
, recorded live at the Culture Center Theater in Charleston, W.Va. Nashville-based by way of Texas and Mississippi, Bishop has made a name for herself with her songs and powerful live performances. In 2002, she toured Texas' vast roots-music circuit, and has since released four albums in a span of six years. Her work earned her a nomination for "Vocal Performance of the Year" at the Lone Star Music Awards.
In 2008, Bishop moved to Nashville, Tenn., to pursue a songwriting career; the industry began to take notice soon afterward. Her song "Not Cause I Want To," which she co-wrote with former NRBQ guitarist Al Anderson
, was recorded on the newest album by one of her most important influences, Bonnie Raitt
. Bishop appears here solo, playing both piano and guitar in four songs from her latest release, Free
- "World Like This"
- "Right Where You Are"
- "Bad Seed"
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