Quarter 1: 2nd Place Winner – Wise River
Local artists and 2nd Place Winners of The Square, Wise River, performs their song “Sionna”.
Artist: wise river
Bio: Wise river is a 3 piece dream-pop/synth-pop band fronted by brother and sister duo John and Laura Shannon from Jacksonville, FL.
Wise river focuses on combining digital and analog instruments, effects, noise, and samples to create a sound that is all at once dreamy, experimental, and catchy. All music is written, recorded, and produced by John Shannon.
Piece Description: Sionna is a anglicized form of the Irish name Sionainn from which we get the modern surname Shannon.