"..the voice... I thought I was listening to an angel..." (Yakima Folk Life) " An exceptionally strong vocalist..." (San Diego Troubadour)
".. one of the best kept secrets in the Celtic world." (Port Gamble Maritime Music Fest)
Since 2007, with her velvet voice, a hearty laugh, and the traditions of the Celtic winds, Fae Wiedenhoeft and her Seattle band, SeaStar, have taken their listeners on a musical journey through history and tradition. Fae is an award winning songwriter. Her traditional sounding compositions and clever story songs are loved and revered by many across the globe. Compared & influenced by the greats: Joan Baez, Joni Mitchell, Mary Black, & Sandy Denny, "Fae's song stories are a must for fans of Celtic Folk!" (Celtic Music Radio).
SeaStar's affinity for history, folklore, and the passions of the human spirit keep them moving throughout the world. They have toured across the US, Canada, Ireland, Turkey, Poland, England, France, and Scotland --Notable shows: Dougie MacLean's Perthshire Amber Festival (2013) and Celtic Connections Music Fest (2014, 2016).
SeaStar's love of musical storytelling is only surpassed by their desire to share it with others. Be it a small house concert or a large concert hall, Fae will invite you in, sing you a tale, and make it feel as if she is singing it just to you.
SeaStar's latest album, Never Go Back, is due at the end of August, 2016