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The WDVX Blue Plate Special – 6/5 – Hanne Kah / SONIA disappear fear

June 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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KAH, this name stands for innovation, creativity, and artistic freedom. Born into a cosmopolitan family, Hanne Kah has always been surrounded by a multitude of cultural influences that have shaped her perspective on the world. Her musical journey began in her early years, supported by dear ones in her environment who always provided her with a strong foundation upon which the charismatic singer could unconditionally build.

From a young age, KAH’s extraordinary talent and passion for music became evident. She was, and continues to be, dedicated to pushing her artistic boundaries to explore new paths. As the frontwoman of the fromer band Hanne KAH, she gained recognition and success early on.

For KAH, there are no boundaries in music. Her open view of the world is reflected in her music, which is shaped by a variety of cultural influences. Her cosmopolitan background has taught her that the world’s diversity is a source of inspiration and creative energy. With every note and every lyric, KAH strives to celebrate this diversity.

Through her courage, determination, and artistic integrity, KAH has quickly carved out a solid place in the music world. She is more than just an artist—she is a visionary who understands how to create connections between people through her music and make the world a bit more beautiful. And as her journey continues, KAH remains true to her strong foundation that has accompanied and strengthened her since childhood. Or, in other words:

“TELL ME WHO I AM—always stay true to yourself and live what you feel.”

From a Palestinian Village in Israel to the synagogue in Freudental, Germany to the Sydney Opera House, Americana singer-songwriter SONiA disappear fear has brought her music to audiences across the globe. Having recently completed her 14th tour across Germany, she returns to America with new fans including those from Ukraine, seeking safety in Germany – and is set to begin work on her 23rd album, the aptly-titled 23, and an accompanying autobiography detailing the incredible true story of her remarkable journey as an openly-lesbian artist over the past 35 years – one whose music played a small part in America’s transformation from a society of homosexual repression to one in which gay marriage is legal nations wide. SONiA’s songs, as her name might suggest, disappear fear – light up the hearts of humanity.

“Her songs are a vivid celebration of the human spirit in all its infinite manifestations”, writes Don Kening- Chicago Daily Herald, “her music has a singular sound that makes labeling and categorizing a waste of time.”

SONiA disappear fear is a world class composer and artist. SONiA’s talent of writing in a variety of genres and languages has garnered her a vast following worldwide. SONiA’s double CD LiVE at MAXiMAL was in the first round running Grammy for Folk Album of the Year. Looking at her touring schedule past and future one can trace decades of dedication to various humanitarian and animal rights’ causes. Her 2019 CD By My Silence is in response to the rise of hate and anti-Semitism around the world, while her 2020 compilation Love Out Loud encourages people to embrace their identity while highlighting the ongoing push for LGBT equality. Next up is ALBUM 23 to be released the 23rd of September 2023.


June 5
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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301 S. Gay Street
Knoxville, TN 37902 United States
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