August 23rd, 2023 6pm Stage 1
Born out of a lifelong habit of writing to process the world around her, NYC based singer/songwriter Sydney Dalessi’s music encapsulates the highs, lows, and extremely human experiences of young people today. A captivating performer, her lyrical prose is witty and often brutally honest in the most delicate of manners .
Having grown up in Bainbridge Island, WA her music reflects influences from Northwest greats Brandi Carlile and The Head And The Heart , while detailing the intricacies, beauty, and hardship of life as a young queer person in America . Her candor in discussing mental health struggles, lack of fear in questioning authority and calling out societal wrongs, and spark to create change through music reflect the best of her generations spirit.