Tag: Nickel Creek

  • Album Review: Sara Watkins – Young In All the Wrong Ways

    Album Review: Sara Watkins – Young In All the Wrong Ways

    I’ve always had an affinity for Nickel Creek; when Chris Thile headed out on his own, his was the path I followed. Sara Watkins was an impressive fiddle player, but in some oddly-misplaced notion that the fiddle is not a songwriter’s tool, I never listened to her solo work until now—something that was, simply put, […]

  • Watkins Family Hour at City Winery Nashville

    Watkins Family Hour at City Winery Nashville

    World-renowned musical collective Watkins Family Hour released their acclaimed self-titled debut album on July 24th via Family Hour Records, and recently appeared at Nashville’s City Winery for two special performances to celebrate the release, joined by artists Fiona Apple and Benmont Tench.  Watkins Family Hour began in 2002 as a monthly musical residency held exclusively at Los Angeles’ […]