Brett Ratliff's homeplace is Van Lear, Kentucky, the historic coal camp that gave birth to Loretta Lynn. Ratliff has toured the region and abroad with groups such as Clack Mountain String Band, Dirk Powell Band, and Rich & the Po’ Folk. Also a community organizer, Ratliff is an activist for the connection between the arts, foodways, and economic development. Ratliff has worked toward the wellness of his region with such organizations as Appalshop and Hindman Settlement School. His first solo release was Cold Icy Mountain in 2008 on June Appal Recordings. Gone Boy, out October 2017 on Emperor Records, is his long awaited second solo project. Admission is $5 at the door. Concert begins at 6:00 PM. Doors open at 5:30 PM.