DIANA CHITTESTER, originally from Pennsylvania, moved to Cleveland after graduating from college and has been lighting up the North Coast ever since, not to mention other cities across North America. Earlier this year, she toured with the Canadian songwriter, Royal Wood, performing at some of the country’s premier songwriting venues, including Club Passim, The Ark, and World Café Live. Currently working on her latest album, Diana has released In This Skin (2012), and Find My Way Home (2014). “An intelligent and articulate artist.” (Music Connection) dianachittester.com
JAMIE SAGLE is an Ohio-based singer-songwriter who uses powerful, energetic and truthful words and melodies to tell stories of her own life and the lives of others around her. Jamie continues to go through many new challenges, as she lost her father to cancer earlier this year. As time heals with this new chapter, she draws on her life experiences to write more new and inspiring songs. Jamie is an active presence on the Ohio music scene, having been featured on the nationally syndicated TV series, Songs at the Center. She is making her third appearance at Natalie’s. reverbnation.com/jamiesagle
LINDSAY LATIMER, raised in the woods of Ohio, grew up in a household well versed in the performing arts. Trained in voice privately at the Cincinnati Music Academy, she garnered a background in musical theater. Now based in Nashville, Lindsay is nestled in the indie pop/alternative genre, singing stories of nostalgia, relationships, growing up, and love—with buttery vocals and captivating hooks. She will be following up her 2015 EP, Grow Wild, with her second release, due this fall. “There are few people with such a lovely presence as hers.” (The Maker’s Post) lindsaylatimer.com
Host ERIC GNEZDA is also the creator of Songs at the Center, the Columbus-based series that is syndicated through American Public Television to more than 150 stations coast-to-coast. A regular performer at Nashville’s famous venue for songwriters, The Bluebird Café, Eric was awarded the Ohioana Citation for Music Composition in 2006. His latest CD is Songs of Hope in a Changing World. gnezda.com songsatthecenter.com
Songwriter Showcase at Natalie’s presents the finest singer-songwriters performing “in-the-round.” Now in our fifth year, we feature a range of styles and artists, from Grammy and Kerrville winners, to the best up-and-coming songwriters. Due to the popularity of our Showcase, Natalie’s recommends purchasing tickets in advance to ensure table seating for the show.