Friday, 1 July 2011

Sarah Jarosz in Europe, July and Aug. 2011

Singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Sarah Jarosz (USA) will be visiting Europe twice this summer. Her first ever tour of the UK begins in two weeks' time, and in late August she returns to perform at the Tønder Festival (25-8 Aug.) in Denmark.

In March 2011 Jarosz took part in the Transatlantic Sessions in Britain, followed by press showcases and interviews. In May Sugar Hill Records released her second album, Follow me down, which has been very well received in the UK music press.

The tour schedule is as follows:

July 14 CAA Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland; 7.30 p.m.
July 16 Civic Theatre, Bedford, England; 8.00 p.m.
July 17 Greystones, Sheffield, England; 8.00 p.m.
July 18 St Bonaventure's, Bristol, England; 8.00 p.m.
July 19 Norwich Arts Centre, Norwich, England; 8.00 p.m.
July 20 Bush Hall, London, England (part of Communion show); 7.30 p.m.
July 22 The Glee Club, Nottingham, England; 8.00 p.m.
July 23 SummerTyne Americana Festival, Gateshead, England (Hall 2)
July 24 SummerTyne Americana Festival, Gateshead, England (Hall 1; opening for Lyle Lovett)

Details of her appearances at the Tønder Festival will be announced.

Venue locations and online ticket purchase facilities can be reached through Sarah Jarosz's website. More tour details, images, press comment, and links to venues can be seen here. A feature by Richard F Thompson on the UK tour appeared yesterday on the original Bluegrass Blog.