First United Methodist Church of Kalamazoo

212 South Park Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 381-6340


Advent Season Concert: Thunderbolt and Lightfoot

Thursday, December 21, 2017, 12 pm

Thunderbolt and Lightfoot are a folk duo from Kalamazoo featuring Phil Barry and Sarah Fuerst. Thunderbolt & Lightfoot have been featured on folk music site, opened for artists such as Robbie Fulks, Dar Williams, Henhouse Prowlers and May Erlewine, and have played some of Michigan’s finest venues and festivals. Plus they can kick your butt at Euchre. Phil was a founding member of award winning rock band Knee Deep Shag, former touring guitarist for RCA recording artist Rachael Yamagata, and currently a member of americana supergroup Corn Fed Girls. Phil’s solo album Between the Carolinas was released via Princess Records and has been featured on MTV, VH1, Oxygen and Showtime. Sarah played electric bass for the indie rock band Doxie. Doxie released an acclaimed self-titled full length with Grass Records and they toured the Midwest and East Coast. Sarah is also a long-standing member of Corn Fed Girls, supplying upright bass and vocal harmony.

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