Milwaukee's Electri-Violet Keeps It Fresh After Two Decades

Feb 8, 2016

Local guitarist John Plankenhorn and singer Carol Ferrara have been playing together for more than two decades. Their current group, electri-violet, is set to release an album this spring which will feature a new set of original songs written by Plankenhorn.

Over the years, the duo has allowed their sound to shift and evolve, a choice that has given them more freedom to write and grow in their music.

Plankenhorn and Ferrara joined Lake Effect’s Joy Powers in the performance studio to play a few of their latest songs: