Samantha Crain: Moody Indie-Folk

fromWXPN

A young singer-songwriter with many miles under her belt, Samantha Crain studied English literature at Oklahoma Baptist University before enrolling in a songwriting retreat. There, she honed her skills as a storyteller and decided to drop out of school and perform full-time. The Oklahoma native has been touring relentlessly ever since.

Set List

  • "Rising Sun"
  • "Devils in Boston"
  • "Get the Fever Out"
  • "Scissor Tales"
  • "Songs in the Night"
Samantha Crain; credit: Sam Lamb i i

hide captionSamantha Crain and The Midnight Shivers.

Sam Lamb
Samantha Crain; credit: Sam Lamb

Samantha Crain and The Midnight Shivers.

Sam Lamb

Crain released her debut EP, The Confiscation, in 2008. At only 22, she's expanding on her already impressive resume, touring with The Avett Brothers and releasing a full-length album of moody indie-folk called Songs in the Night, recorded with her band The Midnight Shivers.

Purchase Featured Music

Songs in the Night

Purchase Music

close

Purchase Featured Music

  • Album: Songs in the Night
  • Artist: Samantha Crain
  • Label: Ramseur
  • Released: 2009
 

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and Terms of Use. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.