Danish singer-songwriter Oh Land (aka Nanna Øland Fabricius) opened last week for Sia at Showbox at the Market in support of her latest album, Oh Land. You can learn more about Nanna in a recent Esquire article, and in Back Beat Seattle’s May interview.
Australian pop singer Sia played to a packed house at the Showbox at the Market earlier this week. Seattle was one of her last stops on The We Are Born Tour that began in mid-July and is covering both the US and Canada.
Those Darlins headlined at the Tractor last week in support their second album, Screws Get Loose. Comprised of sisters Nikki, Jessi and Kelley Darlin plus drummer Linwood Regensburg, their Tractor show was near the beginning of their tour which will wrap up in Baltimore in mid-October.
Kate Voegele recently opened for Natasha Bedingfield during the Less Is More tour at the Showbox at the Market in support of her third album, Gravity Happens. Kate will be off to Europe for another tour in September.
Sarah McLachlan and Friends played the first of two nights at the Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery in Woodinville the other evening. Sarah’s Friends consist of Melissa McClelland (guitar, vocals), Butterfly Boucher (bass, vocals), Peter Stroud (guitar, vocals), Vince Jones (keys, vocals), Jason Orme (guitar, vocals) and Curt Bisquera (drums, percussion).