Ruthie Foster is an extraordinary songwriter/performer tackles life’s big issues throughout her sizzling new album. On it, Ruthie repeatedly testifies to her core message – that through all of the ups and downs of living, you must stay true to yourself. The pain as well as the joy of love, the strength it takes to weather life’s challenges, the hope that grows from seeds of faith and wisdom: All of this breathes inspiration and celebration into The Truth According to Ruthie Foster.
Opening act The Jitterbug Vipers (featuring Slim Richey and the lovely Sarah Sharp) are a hot ticket down in Austin these days as well. On this particular evening they’ll be recording the performance for a possible live album. Their music is billed as dancable jazz from the 30’s and 40’s.
Catch Ruthie Foster with special guests, The Jitterbug Vipers tonight at the Kessler in Oak Cliff. Doors at 6:00pm, Show at 8:00pm.