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Sierra Ferrell - August 2021

Sierra Ferrell - August 2021 Photo Credit: Alyssa Gafkjen
August’s Artist To Watch is Nashville based singer-songwriter Sierra Ferrell.

Our Artist To Watch for August is Nashville based singer-songwriter Sierra Ferrell, who is playing XPNfest. Sierra was featured during our virtual “Winter Sessions” in December of last year. Her Rounder Records debut, Long Time Coming is out August 20th. Musically, Ferrell draws on country, folk, bluegrass influences and a dose of jazz on her songs, and the album features contributions from Sarah Jarosz, Billy Strings, Jerry Douglas, and others.