Last weekend Allie Kral
was the “artist-at-large” at Shoe Fest
in Manteno, IL; where she sat in with a number of bands on the bill including Floodwood
and Old Shoe
. Kral’s fiddle skills are a wonderful addition in any environment, but especially at a festival with bands featuring her friends. As examples, we’ve come across two incredible videos from her time at Shoe Fest.
First up, watch Kral lend her talents to a frenetic version of the moe. classic “Waiting For The Punchline” as performed by Floodwood:
Five-piece Americana act Old Shoe brought up Kral for a stirring cover of “Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes” by Paul Simon: