Country singer-songwriter Brandy Clarke performs at the Birchmere (3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria, Va.) Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.
Clarke, a lesbian, has written songs for popular country artists including Miranda Lambert and the Band Perry. She has also toured with Jennifer Nettles and John Prine. Her debut album, “12 Stories” includes the single “Stripes,” which she has performed on “Ellen.” Amelia White, also a longtime out singer/songwriter, will also perform.
Tickets are $20. For more information, visit birchmere.com.