Independent Solo Artists Chloe Charles, Sam McLellan, Aly Tadros and Douglas Jay Boyd Form International Folk Supergroup.How did four individuals from two countries, with a multitude of genres and instruments under their belts, meet and become The Sweetness? Singer-songwriter soul-mates Aly Tadros, Chloe Charles, Douglas Jay Boyd and double bassist Sam McLellan managed to find each other during a late night of impromptu jamming at the Folk Alliance International Conference in Memphis, Tennessee this year.
     Each accomplished individually, singer-songwriter Aly Tadros and singer-songwriter/percussionist Douglas Jay Boyd (both From Austin, Tex.) and singer-songwriter Chloe Charles and composer/session musician/double bassist Sam McLellan (both from Toronto, Ont.) joined forces to create folk supergroup The Sweetness and launch their debut recording What’s It Like To Be A Sprinkler, I Wonder? produced by Gordon Raphael.

Originally posted 2011-07-27 18:53:47.