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Kaia Kater IN Wilmington November 3rd at Arden Gild Hall
JulieAnne Cross,

When the bio says an artist is Grenadian-Canadian, and performs the music of Appalachia, you’re not sure if it’s OK to lead with questions like, “Tell me about what it’s like growing up as a person of color, in Canada, with a Grenadian parent, and how does West Virginia fit into all that?” I decided to lead with a different question, but Kaia Kater, singer, songwriter and banjo player, whom The Guardian referred to as “where bluegrass meets Nina Simone,” steered me right where I wanted to go in this Q&A...