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With intimate lyrics, unyielding vocals, and seasoned instrumental chops, Ally Lubera’s music is just as captivating in a living room concert as it is in an NHL arena. As a twenty-year-old Americana artist, Lubera has jumped into the world of music with both feet as a student, creator, entertainer and educator.
Ally cut her teeth in the Chicago blues scene, where she joined her first band, Trance, at the age of 12. As preteens, Trance made appearances on WGN-TV Chicago, the Chicago Blues Festival, and the House of Blues. Additionally, they became the youngest band to ever win the Illinois Battle of the Bands State Championships.
Since then, Ally has toured extensively around the United States, playing everywhere from Disneyland's Fantasyland Theatre to Pittsburgh’s PPG Paints Arena. In 2017, Ally and four other artists were selected to join forces as an opening band for Bon Jovi’s This House Is Not For Sale Tour.
With an ever-growing resume, Ally has worked collaboratively with GRAMMY and Academy Award-winning writer, Luis Resto (Eminem, "Lose Yourself"), and received mentorship from high-profile artists such as GRAMMY-winner Chris Eldridge (The Punch Brothers), Aoife O'Donovan (I’m With Her, Crooked Still), Julian Lage and Carmen Bradford (Count Basie Orchestra). As a songwriter, she has received accolades from the National YoungArts Foundation and The GRAMMY Foundation.
As a graduate of Michigan’s Interlochen Arts Academy, and a current music student at Nashville’s Belmont University, Ally is passionate about paying it forward through music education. She is currently working with Nashville-based nonprofit, Carpenter’s Square, to develop music programs in underserved urban areas. Additionally, Ally works as a staff member for Interlochen’s summer songwriting program.
Currently residing in Nashville, Ally performs as a solo artist, with Ally Lubera and the Stray Dogs, and with her folk trio, Erabellas. She’s played some of Nashville’s top venues, such as the Bluebird Café, the Schermerhorn Symphony Center and the Country Music Hall of Fame. Ally holds a weekly residency at the Hampton Social, and is currently recording her first studio project.
-Opened for Bon Jovi on his "This House is Not for Sale" Tour
-Performed at Disneyland's Fantasyland Theatre
-Performed at Chicago Bluesfest
-Performed at Chicago's House of Blues
-Performs regularly at Nashville's Bluebird Cafe
-Performs at the Country Music Hall of Fame
-Selected as a National YoungArts Winner 2017
-Appeared on WGN-TV Chicago
-Won Illinois State Battle of the Bands Championships 2014
-Selected by the Grammy Foundation as a Grammy Camp Songwriter
-Recorded with Grammy-winning producer, Chad Brown (Mike Farris)
-Studies with Grammy-winning guitarist, Chris Eldridge (Punch Brothers)
-Collaborated with Grammy and Academy Award-winning producer, Luis Resto (Eminem)
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