Folk, Americana-inspired Bettman and Halpin to perform at River Arts Center

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Folk, Americana-inspired Bettman and Halpin to perform at River Arts Center
AUTUMN LUEDKE
Feb 28, 2019

Stephanie Bettman and Luke Halpin have a story to tell. Voiced throughout the 14 tracks of their new album, 1,000 miles, the Denver-based duo has grounded their latest music in the roots of blue grass and folk. They will be performing live at the River Arts Center March 1.

River Arts Center Executive Director Lindsey Giese said she was introduced to their music at a conference several years back. “They blew me away with their storytelling and incredible talent as musicians,” Giese said. “I knew I wanted to book them for the River Arts Center but it took a few years to align all the parts that go into booking shows.”

Giese said Bettman and Halpin are a good fit for the community because their folk-Americana music is popular…