Influences: John Mayer, Bonnie Raitt, Ryan Adams
Sounds like: Joni Mitchell, Adele, Dawes
Brie Capone is a singer/songwriter and performer from Asheville, NC. With belting female lead vocals and heartfelt, introspective lyricism and unforgettable melodies Brie Capone is a true original.
Brie graduated from Berklee College of music in 2012 with a Bachelor's degree in Professional Music. Afterwards she made the move to NYC and was part of the pop/rock duo The Humble Grapes from 2013-2015. Performing in legendary venues such as The Bitter End, Bowery Electric, & Rockwood Music Hall. After an amicable split with her songwriting partner, Brie headed back home to Asheville, NC in 2016. There she wrote and recorded her solo EP "Orbit", at Echo Mountain Studios in downtown Asheville released in 2016.
Brie's 2018 EP was recorded once again at Echo Mountain Studios. Brie will be touring the Southwest to promote her new EP beginning in April 2018.
"Brie Capone is a name to watch in the North Carolina pop/rock community, if this EP is any indication of what she can accomplish as a writer and performer."- CLTure
"Capone tempers her frequent spells of vulnerability with hopeful undercurrents, conjuring a theatrically playful tone ..."
"Scars [is] an ode to love so good--or bad--it hurts, puts her in the company of greats like Amy Winehouse and Adele, while songs like "Vinyl" has the rollicking feel of blues-y Southern rock played in a late-night dive bar. The title song, "Orbit," could find a home on any Joni Mitchell album until it sinks down into Capone's earthier, sexier, register. It's a beautiful, deeply satisfying track..."
LEAF Music Festival, NC
Red Poppy Art House, SF
The Hotel Cafe, CA
David Rubenstein Atrium, Lincoln Center, NYC
Millenium Stage, Kennedy Center, DC
Altamont Theatre, NC
Isis Music Hall, NC
Asheville Music Hall, NC
The Delancey, NYC
Rockwood Music Hall, NYC
Bowery Electric, NYC
The Bitter End, NYC
Berklee Performance Center, MA