Joy Williams Brings “Porch” Songs to WorkPlay

By Brent Thompson

Photo Credit: Andy Barron

Since 2001, Joy Williams has released a steady stream of music, both as a solo artist and as one-half of The Civil Wars. In 2019, the Grammy-winning singer/songwriter will release the album Front Porch [Sensibility/Thirty Tigers]. Two tracks from the upcoming album (produced by Kenneth Pattengale of The Milk Carton Kids), “Canary” and “The Trouble With Wanting,” are available now. On Thursday, November 1, Emporium Presents: Joy Williams at WorkPlay. Anthony da Costa will open the 8 p.m. show. Advance tickets to the 18+ show are $20 and can be purchased at