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  1. Sarah Jarosz rides the UndercurrentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Creative Loafing

    ... the very start, she maintains. "My favorite music was by people who were writing their own songs, artists like Nickel Creek and Gillian Welch. I wanted to try it too." To develop her songwriting skills Jarosz eschewed pursuing her career full time ...

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  2. cdrev16Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... the violin, an instrument she has played masterfully through her tenure with the bluegrass and folk-focused Nickel Creek. But it is her voice that drives "Young in All the Wrong Ways," bending, churning, floating and lilting through a plethora of ...

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  3. 200 Chart Moves: Luke Bryan Scores His Fourth Million-Selling AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Billboard

    ... winner's first solo effort on the chart, though she has visited the list as part of the country/bluegrass trio Nickel Creek . That group has notched five entries on the list, including a top 10 set: A Dotted Line , which debuted and peaked at No. 7 ...

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  4. Fiddlin' 'round: 'American Idol' finalist to play Monthly Music MixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Newms360.com

    ... like that, we just played music. My dad had a huge love for bluegrass and would listen to Allison Kraus and Nickel Creek - they were huge influences on my own music." "They could tell something was there," she said. "They kept developing me and ...

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  5. Waco public radio station KWBU tinkers with weekend scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... program likely will lean more to its music side with Thile, the mandolin-playing leader of the Americana band Nickel Creek, as host, Riley said. "We'll wait to see if the new version of the show is going to please the fans," he added. KWBU will see ...

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  6. On Her Own For Once, Sara Watkins Finds New FootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | National Public Radio

    NPR listeners first met fiddle player Sara Watkins in Nickel Creek - the trio of prodigies that brought a youthful spirit to a bluegrass world that reveres its elders. Once she started making solo albums, however, she figured out what maturity sounds like for her.

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  7. Keillor says farewell this weekend, while Flipp stages a comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Star Tribune

    ... heat. Watkins, who once filled in as "PHC" host and played with Keillor's replacement, , in the bluegrass trio Nickel Creek, said she's honored to be part of the finale. "I love singing with Garrison. He's introduced me to a lot of my favorite ...

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  8. United is Right for Watkins Jun 28, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | Pro Sound News

    ... on "One Last Time." Watkins debuted in 1989 as fiddler and founding member of the progressive bluegrass group Nickel Creek along with her brother Sean and mandolinist Chris Thile. In addition to singing and fiddling, Watkins also plays the ukulele ...

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  9. Sara Watkins Records New Album At UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Mi2n

    ... my own frontier." Watkins debuted in 1989 as fiddler and founding member of the progressive bluegrass group Nickel Creek along with her brother Sean and mandolinist Chris Thile. In addition to singing and fiddling, Watkins also plays the ukulele and ...

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  10. Sara Watkins on Her New Album and Becoming a Solo ArtistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | MLive.com

    Sara Watkins is stepping away from the pack. After years of collaborative projects and being a band-member - most notably a front-woman in Platinum-selling, Grammy award-winning Nickel Creek - she is set to release her fist solo album, Young In All The Wrong Ways , on July 1. The album has been garnering a lot of buzz, as the first single, "Move Me," had NPR praising Watkins' new sense of exploration within herself and her musical palette.

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  11. Watkins steers away from Nickel CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    She started as the fiddler and founding member of the progressive bluegrass group Nickel Creek when she was just 8 years old. The group also consisted of her brother Sean and mandolinist Chris Thile.

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  12. Listen to Sara Watkins' new Young In All the Wrong Ways via NPR MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    With her new Young In All the Wrong Ways LP, Sara Watkins steps firmly out of the bluegrass frame and continues on a path of personal and musical evolution that sees the Nickel Creek co-founder declaring the strength of her own person. The album, which comes out Friday, July 1st via New West Records, is up on NPR Music's First Listen for a week of advance streaming.

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  13. First Listen: Sara Watkins, 'Young In All The Wrong Ways'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | National Public Radio

    ... mentors that channeled youthful energy toward mastering time-tested craft and respecting musical elders. Before Nickel Creek (the acoustic trio she started with her brother Sean and their childhood friend Chris Thile ) drew a college-age crowd with ...

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  14. Go & Do: Prescott Park concerts begin, learn about the Oceanic House and early home in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The long-awaited first concert of the summer season at Prescott Park in Portsmouth is Wednesday, June 22 when American singer-songwriter and fiddler Sara Watkins takes the stage. Watkins debuted as the founding member of the progressive bluegrass group and Grammy Award-winning Nickel Creek, along with her brother Sean and mandolinist Chris Thile.

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  15. See Sara Watkins' Wistful 'Young in All the Wrong Ways' VideoRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... out on her own once again and taking considerable sonic leaps from her various bands, which also include Nickel Creek (which she co-founded at just eight years old) and Watkins Family Hour. Watkins wrote or co-wrote all 10 tracks on the upcoming ...

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  16. New albums in stores this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... folk, bluegrass and chamber-pop limits with the assistance of people like downhome virtuoso Aoife O'Donovan and Nickel Creek's Sara Watkins. All the Real Girls , "Elk City" (All the Real Girls). Alumni of Built to Spill, Death Cab For Cutie and more ...

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  17. Chris Thile and the Kennedy Center's 'American Acoustic' festival...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... to try out the curatorial side of my musical makeup," says Thile, 35. He called up some of his bandmates from Nickel Creek and Punch Brothers as well as his frequent collaborators for a cross-genre study of acoustic music. "One of the thesis ...

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  18. Review: Sarah Jarosz has an elegantly understated new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... own serene playing - on guitar, octave mandolin and banjo - from Guster's Luke Reynolds , Parker Millsap and Nickel Creek co-founder Sara Watkins . The songs themselves, all written or co-written by Jarosz, reflect the album's title, as they are ...

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  19. Austin City LimitsRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... All find a home on the AUSTIN CITY LIMITS stage. ACL showcases modern Americana with the Avett Brothers and Nickel Creek. The Avett Brothers perform tunes from their album Magpie and the Dandelion. Nickel Creek highlights their comeback album A ...

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  20. Live Wire featuring Chris Thile, Dave Hill & The Wild ReedsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    ... Fellow and a four-time Grammy Award-winning musician best known for his work with progressive acoustic trio Nickel Creek and the acoustic folk/progressive bluegrass quintet Punch Brothers. Dave Hill - comedian, musician, and writer who has ...

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