In places where the unemployment rate is well below the national average — states such as Iowa, Nebraska, and Colorado — one would think it would be easier for communities to recruit new residents to fill open jobs. But that's not always the case.
Amy Andrews has received numerous awards and honors for her songwriting and what one audience member has deemed her ability to "transport" listeners with her performances, and befriend them with her unassuming wit, charm, and candor. In the last year, Andrews has gone solo, received national press, chatted with the good folks of National Public Radio, and completed an international tour.
She has had the honor to share stages and open for artists from Glen Phillips, of Toad the...