A soulful vocalist and innovative multi-instrumentalist, NYC singer/songwriter and producer Rachael Sage is one of the busiest touring artists in independent music, performing 100+ dates a year with her band The Sequins throughout the US, UK, & Europe. She has earned a loyal following for her dynamic piano playing, delicate guitar work, soulful vocals, and improvisational audience interaction.
Sage has shared stages with Beth Hart, Howard Jones, A Great Big World, Judy Collins, Shawn Colvin, Marc Cohn, Jamie Cullum, The Animals and Ani DiFranco. She has performed at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and received numerous songwriting awards including The John Lennon Songwriting Contest (Grand Prize) and several Independent Music Awards. Her songs have appeared on MTV, HBO, the “Fame” soundtrack, and in the last 3 seasons of Lifetime’s controversial reality series, "Dance Moms".
Fresh off the heels of her 2016 full-length album "Choreographic", Sage's new EP of socially-conscious material, "The Tide", seeks justice for all in a turbulent sociopolitical landscape. With subject matter related to gun violence, the Syrian refugee crisis, and intolerance, all net proceeds benefit American Refugee Committee, one of the world's leading international refugee assistance organizations.
For more information, visit rachaelsage.com.
“A witty lyricist and an adept composer...heartfelt and revelatory“ — iTunes Review
“One part Elton John, one part Kate Bush” — Uncut
“Billy Joel's gotham zing and brashness...spiked with neatly twisted takes on long-relationship dilemmas" — MOJO (UK)
"her keen ironic sense of humor and quirky sense of the profound is what makes her special as a songwriter“ — billboard.com