Originally published with Gambit Weekly on October 27, 2015.
Though born in Ghana and based in Nashville, singer-songwriter Ruby Amanfu is at home in New Orleans.
“New Orleans is a place I’ve loved for a lot of years, and so coming back is like coming to another home,” she says. “New Orleans has that same, ‘You’re family’ vibe (as Nashville). That’s why we get along.”
Amanfu has performed at Voodoo Music + Arts Experience three times, but this year’s appearance is part of her first tour in support of a full solo record. [Full article available at Gambit Weekly.]