"There’s a genuine yet subtle richness to each and every one of the selections, as well as a startling sense of insight."
2016 tour dates kick off in Sarah's home state of Texas where she’ll play Dallas on April 14th, the Old Settler’s Music Festival on April 16th and Houston on April 17th. Jarosz will celebrate the release of Undercurrent in Los Angeles with two album release shows at the famed Troubadour on June 16th and McCabe’s Guitar Shop on June 17th. Following the California dates, Jarosz will travel to Washington, DC where she’ll perform as part of Chris Thile’s American Acoustic Show at The Kennedy Center on June 24th with her band I’m With Her. Jarosz will headline the Bowery Ballroom on June 27th followed by The Sinclair in Cambridge on June 28th. On Friday July 1st, Jarosz will join Garrison Keillor and many of his other duet partners on A Prairie Home Companion at The Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, CA. Other dates include Louisville’s Forecastle Festival on July 16th and a UK tour in November.
Undercurrent, the fourth album from acclaimed GRAMMY nominated singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist Sarah Jarosz will be released on June 17th via Sugar Hill Records. Undercurrent features a newfound confidence and a more minimalist production, focused on Jarosz’s upfront vocals and most personal songwriting to date.
On Friday, Feb. 19, PBS will showcase The Best of Bluegrass Underground, a one-hour special featuring the finest performances from the first five seasons of the nine-time Emmy©-winning Americana music series. Airing at 10:00 p.m. EST on PBS stations nationwide as part of PBS Arts Friday night programming (make sure to check your local listings). This specially curated ‘Highlights’ Special includes (in order of appearance) Old Crow Medicine Show, Lucinda Williams, Vince Gill, Lee Ann Womack, Johnnyswim, Jason Isbell, Andrew Bird, Sarah Jarosz, Davina & The Vagabonds, Widespread Panic, and Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver.
Sarah will once again join guest host Chris Thile as a part of the house band for this weekend's broadcast of A Prairie Home Companion, live from the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, MN. This week's special guests are Paul Simon, Andrew Bird and Maria Bamford as well as members of the Punch Brothers. The show airs live on Saturday night from 5 to 7 pm CT.
Sarah performed her first of two weekends as a part of the house band on A Prairie Home Companion on Saturday with Guest Host Chris Thile. She joined guests Ben Folds, Brandi Carlile and Ed Helms, along with Punch Brothers and APHC's own Richard Dworsky. You can see videos from the show here. Be sure to tune in next week with musical guests Paul Simon and Andrew Bird.