Sara Watkins

Sara Watkins

 

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Sara Ullrika Watkins (born June 8, 1981) is an American singer-songwriter and fiddler. 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 the guitar, and also played percussion while touring with The Decemberists.

With Nickel Creek, Watkins released five studio albums, one compilation album, and seven singles. During the band's seven-year hiatus, Watkins released three solo albums: Sara Watkins and Sun Midnight Sun on Nonesuch Records and Young in All the Wrong Ways on New West Records.[3]

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The Decemberists
 
 
Nickel Creek
 
Arctic Tale
 
Arctic Tale is a 2007 documentary film from the National Geographic Society about the life cycle of a walrus and her calf, and a polar bear and her cubs, in a similar vein to the 2005 hit production March of the Penguins, also from National Geographic.
Sara Watkins
 
Sara Watkins is the debut solo album by Sara Watkins.

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People Recently Photographed with Sara Watkins14

Popular Albums4

Album Appearances & References19

Popular Songs6

Song Appearances & References3

Musical Groups3

Films1

TV Shows2

Collaborators & Influencers9

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Personal & Professional Relationships1

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Upcoming Concerts40

See You Around Tour
Glasgow, United Kingdom
January 28, 2018
See You Around Tour
London, United Kingdom
January 30, 2018
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Stoughton, United States
February 28, 2018
See You Around Tour
St Paul, United States
March 1, 2018
See You Around Tour
Chicago, United States
March 2, 2018
See You Around Tour
Bloomington, United States
March 3, 2018
See You Around Tour
Cincinnati, United States
March 5, 2018
See You Around Tour
St Louis, United States
March 6, 2018
See You Around Tour
Nashville, United States
March 8, 2018
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Nashville, United States
March 9, 2018
See You Around Tour
Atlanta, United States
March 10, 2018
See You Around Tour
Knoxville, United States
March 12, 2018
See You Around Tour
Washington, United States
March 13, 2018
See You Around Tour
New York, United States
March 15, 2018
See You Around Tour
Cambridge, United States
March 16, 2018
See You Around Tour
Northampton, United States
March 17, 2018
See You Around Tour
San Francisco, United States
April 3, 2018
See You Around Tour
Santa Rosa, United States
April 4, 2018
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Seattle, United States
April 6, 2018
See You Around Tour
Portland, United States
April 7, 2018
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Missoula, United States
April 8, 2018
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Salt Lake City, United States
April 10, 2018
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Durango, United States
April 11, 2018
See You Around Tour
Boulder, United States
April 12, 2018
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Denver, United States
April 13, 2018
See You Around Tour
Fayetteville, United States
April 17, 2018
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Dallas, United States
April 19, 2018
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Houston, United States
April 20, 2018
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Dale, United States
April 21, 2018
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Paris, France
May 4, 2018
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Copenhagen, Denmark
May 5, 2018
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Stockholm, Sweden
May 6, 2018
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Berlin, Germany
May 7, 2018
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Amsterdam, Netherlands
May 9, 2018
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Belfast, United Kingdom
May 11, 2018
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Dublin, Ireland
May 12, 2018
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Gateshead, United Kingdom
May 14, 2018
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Manchester, United Kingdom
May 15, 2018
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Bristol, United Kingdom
May 16, 2018
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London, United Kingdom
May 17, 2018

News Articles6

Sara Watkins On Mountain Stage
  –  December 27, 2017
Southern Californian Sara Watkins has made seven appearances on Mountain Stage, including two with Nickel Creek and three since she launched her solo career in 2009 with her self-titled debut. In this appearance, Watkins performs songs from Young In All ...
Telluride Bluegrass Festival Sets 45th Annual Lineup
  –  December 21, 2017
I’m With Her (featuring Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz and Aoife O’Donovan), Punch Brothers, The Infamous Stringdusters, The Wood Brothers, Peter Rowan, Billy Strings and more, with additional artists to be added. See the full announced lineup below.
gnarls barkley
  –  December 21, 2017
is gearing up to put… Cover song fan Kacey Musgraves took on Gnarls Barkley's unmistakable 2006 mega-hit "Crazy" aboard the Americana music cruise Cayamo this week. Fiddler Sara Watkins of Nickle Creek joined Musgraves and…
Ticketed for Christmas: No laws need to be broken to procure these great gifts
  –  December 21, 2017
Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz and Aoife O'Donovan, 8 p.m. March 3 ($27.50-$37.50); Havoc, 8 p.m. March 8 ($15-$18); Brett Dennen, 8 p.m. March 13 ($20-$99); Eric Johnson with Tommy Taylor & Kyle Brock, 8 p.m. March 17 ($22-$28); Knuckle Puck, 6:30 p.m. March ...
CONCERTS OF THE YEAR: 2017 offered a wealth of great music
  –  December 19, 2017
I’m With Her — from left, Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz and Aoife O’Donovan — teamed up with the Punch Brothers and Julian Lage for the American Acoustic tour at Binghamton University’s Anderson Center on Aug. 6. (Photo: Provided) Brother Sun ...
Owner to sell Volcanic Theatre Pub in Bend
  –  December 12, 2017
Since opening in February 2013, the venue has hosted performances almost nightly. Highlights over the years have included musical artists such as Supersuckers, Sara Watkins, That 1 Guy and Dirtwire as well as holiday performances of David Sedaris’ one ...

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