February 21, 2015 8:00pm–10:00pm

Rani Arbo and daisy mayhem “American Spiritual”

The Alden

1234 Ingleside Ave.

McLean, Virginia 22101

In “American Spiritual,” Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem lead concert audiences in a bona fide revival. There’s no tent, no potluck dinner — and no preaching, unless you count the band’s uproarious and wise stories. Instead, this charismatic quartet administers songs and tales that explore and revive the human spirit. From a lush setting of Tennyson’s “Crossing the Bar” to old American shape-note hymns, prison work songs, blues, gospel and original compositions, “American Spiritual” draws from 200 years of roots music to find songs that uplift and connect.


Subscribe to our mailing list