Americana-Folk put through a great lakes industrial complex filter: you would think Jonathon Ferris did his writing sitting in a coffee shop in Detroit, looking across the street at an old wood barn on the verge of collapse. On his debut CD “16 Months...” there is faith but it’s world weary; there is love - being put through the trails of life.
Last year he had the pleasure of playing the Folk Galore Festival in Jackson, Michigan just a few hours before headliner Over the Rhine. Mike Galbraith of the Detroit area blog “The Urbane Life” called “16 Months...” one of the 5 best local releases of 2011. [+]