Sarah is honored to be a part of Public Radio International's November Ambassador Council's "Crossroads in the Heart of Texas," scheduled for November 12 and 13 in Austin, TX and surrounding area this Thursday and Friday, November 12 and 13. Sarah will join moderator and PRI host Marco Werman and Billy Crockett, musician and owner of Blue Rock Studio for a Q&A and song-swap session.
Sarah is proud to join Garrison Keillor and the entire cast of A Prairie Home Companion on this very special tour, featuring the best of 41 years of radio history. It's your chance to watch the magic behind the radio in person as Richard Dworsky leads the Radio Rhubarb Band with Richard Kriehn (fiddle), Chris Siebold (guitar) and Fred Newman on sound effects. Don't miss the News from Lake Wobegon, Guy Noir, Private Eye and other classics.
Old Glory Ranch, in conjunction with My Neighbors Keepers (MYNK), will be hosting a benefit concert, Rockin' the Recovery, on Saturday, June 20th where all proceeds will go to benefit Wimberley flood victims. It will be a full afternoon and evening of live music, great food with area musicians and food vendors donating their talents for everyone's enjoyment and to aid those affected by the Memorial Weekend flood. Headlining the event is Wimberley's own Sarah Jarosz.
Other groups in the lineup include Shake Russell, Kim Miller, Jill Jones & 3 Hands High, Broken Glass, Heather Wiley, Michael Shane Borden, The Rust Tones, and T-Bone & the Blues Tones. Performances on multiple stages and food trucks will be on site with delicious offerings as well as beverages (no outside food or beverages please).
All proceeds will go directly to My Neighbors Keepers, a 501(c)3 non profit offering immediate, short-term financial assistance to residents of the Wimberley Valley affected by natural disasters, such as flooding or fire.
Tickets are available online at three different levels, $75 per person for VIP Reserved Main Stage [limited number available], $25 per person for Main Stage Open Seating [limited number available but guaranteed a seat], and $15 per person General Admission.
I had an absolute blast in the studio with Yo-Yo Ma and The Silk Road Project the last two days in NYC. Such an incredible honor to record with these amazing people and musicians!
You can listen to the BBC Radio Scotland broadcast that Sara Watkins, myself, and Aoife O'Donovan recorded last week in Glasgow for another 25 days! Follow the link below. Our portion of the show starts around the 25:00 minute mark. Thanks again to Bruce MacGregor and Travelling Folk for having us on the show!
Mark Radcliffe brings you more live music from the CCA in Glasgow for Celtic Connections 2015. Scotland's premier music winter festival celebrates its 22nd year with over 2,000 artists playing from traditional and roots music, world, indie, jazz, folk, soul and Americana. Tonight's line-up includes Americana artists Allison Moorer and Sarah Jarosz, plus gospel group The McCrary Sisters performing live.