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: 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:

Now go tell your friends about Brandi Carlile. This is one secret that needs to be revealed.