MIDTOWN violets is Bayou Lady Karen Waldrup & Rocky Mountain Woman Ashlee K Thomas. Although they are from very different parts of the country, they make music and tour out of Nashville, TN. The duo has played over 500 live shows nationwide and are known for their tight blend of harmonies and an interactive show that brings people to the edge of their seat. What started as a month long tour in 2011, never stopped. They have shared the stage with Gloriana, Josh Thompson, Sara Evans, Rodney Atkins, Alana Davis, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Terri Clark & Joe Diffie. In 2011, Karen was featured as a songwriter on 2011 Bravo TV's 'Platinum Hit' with Jewel and Kara Diaguardi. Due to their unique perspectives, they are constantly growing musically. Unique indeed, the girls combine violin, guitar, and two God-given voices. Their sound has been described as the Dixie Chicks meets Alanis Morrisette. However, their captivating show and musical chemistry can be best experienced at a live show. Catch them if you can, they are always on the road again.