We are the folly
The Folly was founded by Richmond, VA musicians Jordan Lette and Anneliese Grant. Over the last two years they've picked up bassist Jonny Powell and drummer Josh Santamaria to bring you rock n roll and a show that you can't look away from.
Vocals, Guitar, Piano / Jordan Lette
Vocals / Anneliese Grant
Bass / Jonny Powell
Drums / Josh Santamaria
Fiddle / Tara Dillard
+ Frequently joined by a rotating group of our musician family members including Gordon Jones on sax and Jacob Larson on conga
The folly shows
the folly heads to floyd, va to compete in the floydfest artist on the rise competition/showcase
Are you heading to FloydFest 2017? Come on out and support The Folly. We'll be at the Speakeasy stage Wednesday, 7/26. from 7:45-8:45, The Garden Stage Thursday, 7/27 from 12:30-1:15, and The Libations Tent Thursday, 7/27, from 3-4. Catch all the On The Rise Artists and cast your vote for us to be on the main stage at FloydFest 2018.
The Folly at The phoenix artist on the rise floydfest competition
Come on out to The Phoenix in Roanoke, VA on April 29 as we compete for a spot at FloydFest's artist on the rise competition - we'll be the first band of the night at 8:30. The winner is selected by audience vote and we'd love your support for our chance to play at Floydfest!
The folly on rvamagazine.com
Check out RVA Magazine's article on The Folly here.
Our self-titled debut ep is now available!
- Get it on iTunes, amazon.com, and other online outlets
the folly ep coming august 2016
Our debut EP is hitting the airwaves (iTunes, Spotify, Amazon Music, the whole kit & caboodle ya know!) this month - to be followed up by our first physical release. Keep your eyes out for updates on our Facebook page, and enjoy the first taste of our "Coal Miner Rebellion" below.
The Folly will be featured at Shade Fest
in Maryland this weekend - join us on the river for music and a beer. Get tickets and more info here!