Join us for the Folk and Blues Music of Rebekah Pulley & The Reluctant Prophets on April 20th at 8:00 pm
Alaskan born singer/songwriter and guitarist, Rebekah Pulley, broke into the Tampa Bay music scene in 2000. She has since garnered numerous songwriting awards for her rootsy blend of soulful, southern, folk-rock.
Rebekah’s ethereal vocals and poetic lyrics made her a favorite among fans and critics alike. Her latest release Back to Boogaloo landed on numerous best of 2008 lists across the country. John Conquest of 3rd Coast Music, declared Back To Boogaloo, “an outstanding album, immensely enjoyable and a master class in DIY” in his 4 star review of the new CD. Tampa Bay’s Creative Loafing says that Back to Boogaloo is a “beauty and a brilliant folk-rock affair, 4 stars.”
Rebekah has earned five Best of the Bay awards from the readers and editors of Creative Loafing. That publication has described her live singing as “both technically spot-on and emotionally devastating. It can drop your jaw and break your heart”.
Rebekah has enjoyed the last 12 years performing at venues ranging from intimate coffee houses to large festivals. Her natural home is now on stage both solo and with her backing band, The Reluctant Prophets. During this time, she has recorded 4 full-length CD’s that have permeated American and European airwaves. Each CD contains its own distinctive blend of tough but tender songs reflecting heartache, love, self-discovery and worldly chaos. Her unique combination of skilled songwriting and powerful stage presence has earned Ms. Pulley a place in the hearts and CD players of fans and critics across the nation. (rebekahpulley.com)