The War and Treaty

Michigan-based Michael Trotter Jr. and Tanya Blount-Trotter are a husband-and-wife duo that makes up the spectacular The War & Treaty. This pair of exceptional musicians is guaranteed to take the crowd on an emotionally charged ride with stunning songs about love, loss, grief, heartache, redemption. The two have settled into a joyful musical life that channels their vocal prowess through a mix of roots, bluegrass, folk, gospel, and soul. Their music feels steeped in the rich history of the blues, their stage presence is undeniable, and together their voices are a force of nature. Those first few seconds of hearing them will grab hold of you, and they won't let go.