Someday, perhaps, most of the world will finally realize that Brandi Carlile is a real gem of a singer and songwriter. Until then, she can be our little secret. Check out this video of Brandi and her band performing “Wherever is Your Heart” — a song from her forthcoming album “The Firecatcher’s Daughter” — live in the studios of The Current (a great public radio station) in Minneapolis.
You can check out audio of the full performance and interview here: http://www.thecurrent.org/feature/2014/12/30/brandi-carlile-performs-in-the-current-studio. The new album comes out March 3rd on ATO Records.
Here’s a video of Brandi and her longtime bandmates and songwriting collaborators (“The Twins” aka Tim and Phil Hanseroth) doing another song from the new album:
If that performance doesn’t give you goose bumps, you have no soul.
And here’s a nice interview with Brandi from an NPR blog: http://www.npr.org/blogs/therecord/2014/12/16/371064979/listen-to-the-eye-a-new-song-by-brandi-carlile
Now go tell your friends about Brandi Carlile. This is one secret that needs to be revealed.