KAREN DAHLSTROM is a performing songwriter based in Brooklyn, NY. Her original songs are rooted in traditional folk and Americana styles. Karen performs both as a solo artist and as a member of the alt-folk band Bobtown. She’s won songwriting awards at the Mid-Atlantic Song Competition and was a finalist in the Kerrville New Folk Competition. Her first solo release, “Gem State” was called a “wonderfully sinister debut” by Americana UK.