KATHERINE EVANS ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ July 2015

“There’s something pretty magical about The Bitter End. I remember my first time attending a Singer-Songwriter Session when I was about 11 years old, and seeing the spirit in each artist’s eyes as they poured their hearts out on stage through original music. Watching them made me think; Wow—That’s what I want to do.” Katherine […]

FABIAN BELASSIE ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ June 2015

He hails his first Singer Songwriter Sessions show at The Bitter End as one of the highlights of his performing life so far. “It was the first time I’d played in NYC and also my first gig outside England, so I was pretty nervous but the intimacy and appreciation shown by Larry and the crowd […]

AMELIAROSE ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ May 2015

Ameliarose Allen is thrilled and honored to be making her Bitter End debut as “Artist of the Month” in the Singer-Songwriter Showcase Series! She is only 13 years old but has been working as a professional actor in Theatre, TV, video and voice-over since she was just 9, and has been writing and playing her […]

KIM EDWARDS ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ April 2015

“Playing at the Singer/Songwriter Sessions at The Bitter End was a dream come true. It’s a terrific venue (it was a amazing to play such a historic landmark), the night was run seamlessly, and the audience was attentive and responsive. It was an honor to play among so many other talented singer/songwriters, too; they raised […]

JOHN LESTER ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ March 2015

“I moved to New York two years ago and played my first Singer-Songwriter Sessions show shortly after my arrival. Originally I thought it would be a good place to “get started” here in NYC. With a great mix of young and experienced talent, fantastic sound, and the unbeatable Bitter End vibe, I now find myself returning to play the […]

LUBA DVORAK ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ February 2015

“I have been a part of NYSongwriters since 2005. It has been a very important platform for me to hone my craft and opened many doors for me both personally and professionally. A must for any songwriter in New York City. Thank you!!”   LUBA DVORAK (pronounced: DVOR-zhack) in black attire and armed with an […]

LISA KURNER ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ January 2015

“There’s something magical about performing at The Bitter End. Singing on that stage allows me to connect with myself, my music, and with the audience at a soul level. It’s an honor sharing my voice at such a hallowed venue.” Born in the land of the rising sun, Lisa Kurner was raised in Osaka, Japan […]

AMANDA FAMA ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ December 2014

“I’ve been performing at the “Singer/ Songwriter Sessions” at The Bitter End for a few years now, and every time I play it is always a successful night. There is always a great crowd, awesome friends, and an atmosphere that is unlike any other. Playing on the same stage as a countless number of musical […]

MINOR SOUL ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ November 2014

“Playing the Singer Songwriter Sessions on Sunday nights at The Bitter End has been and continues to be home to our most memorable performance experiences. Thank you!”   Minor Soul is an acoustic-pop band created by two young brothers, Jack and Max Wagner, aged 20 and 18. Born in London of English and American parents, […]


“Singer/Songwriter Sessions at the Bitter End have been a big part of my life since I was 17. My first public performance of original material was through the sessions and since then I’ve been going back every chance I get. They have made Sunday nights at the Bitter End an environment that truly welcomes and […]