Possessed By Paul James

Konrad Wert is a man of many voices. As a Special Education teacher, he is articulate and intentional. As an advocate for social justice in education he is passionate. But as an artist and musician, better known by his stage name, Possessed By Paul James, his voice is expressive, holding rest and action in tandem.After gaining recognition from NPR, The New York Times, CMT and MTV for his celebrated live performances and 2013 Billboard-charting breakout release There Will Be Nights When I'm Lonely, PPJ took time off to take care of himself and have vocal surgery. Back stronger than ever, his follow-up album As We Go Wandering was

today" and American Roots UK notes that his "talent is huge, from his virtuosic mastery of banjo, guitar and fiddle, his raw evocative but melodic vocals and his extraordinarily gifted songwriting. "

We've been talking to PPJ for a couple years now and the stars finally aligned - we're so excited to welcome him to the Farmathon family!


Corinne Sharlet


Portland-based singer-songwriter Corinne Sharlet's debut is a magical and ethereal journey that Imperfect Fith calls "haunting and magnetic." We met her recently at the Alberta Rose Theater where we were both rocking out to Sway Wild, and she's as lovely a woman as her voice is a force of nature. We're thrilled to have her joining us for Farmathon this year!



More announcements coming soon!

released on January 31, 2020 to great acclaim. aving Country Music calls him "one of the most unique and inspiring performers out there in music