Allye Gaietto’s debut album was ‘a lesson in patience’

The Detroit singer-songwriter stopped by CultureShift to talk about the release of ‘Hoping for More’ and perform a few songs live in-studio.

Allye Gaietto stopped by CultureShift for a live in-studio performance ahead of her album release party for 'Hoping for More.'

Detroit singer-songwriter Allye Gaietto is having a big moment this weekend: the long-awaited release of her debut album, ‘Hoping For More.’ 

Like many films, records, books and shows, the release of ‘Hoping For More’ was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, Gaietto says the album release has been worth the wait, calling the experience “a lesson in patience.”

They performed a few songs from the new album live in WDET’s Studio A ahead of their record release show happening Saturday, Aug. 27 at Otus Supply in Ferndale. 

Listen: Allye Gaietto talks about her songwriting growth and performs tracks off her new album


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  • Amanda LeClaire is Host of CultureShift and is a founding producer of both of WDET's locally-produced daily shows. She's been involved in radio and the arts in Detroit for over a decade.