American folk-rock band Delta Rae will perform at Luther College at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 1, in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall. Midwest native Chris Bathgate will open the show with his acoustic melodies. In addition to several European tours, he has also released five albums, including his most recent and prominent album "Salt Year" in 2011. Bathgate has toured extensively throughout the United States, including performances at SXSW and on National Public Radio's Tiny Desk concert series. Bathgate released his EP, "Old Factory" in early February 2016.