press, podcasts, and other good news

Comeherefloyd write-up on the first single “In the Valley”

“Lauren’s voice is her anchor and it captivates in 3D-like descriptions. …colorful and empathetic…”

Elmore magazine premieres new single “In the Valley”

“…propulsive bluegrass rhythms to the ghostly gothic textures”

2019 FreshGrass Festival main stage performance

Lauren will be performing on the main stage at the FreshGrass Festival at Mass MOCA in North Adams, MA on Sept 20-22

Breedlove Guitars Artist announcement

Lauren joins the Breedlove Guitars family as a Breedlove Artist. She currently plays a Premier Concertina affectionately named “Sweet Tina”.

Bucket Full of Nails review of  Days Like Tonight     “Pratt forges her own distinct path… Equally at ease with a warbling coo as she is with stern condescension,  Days Like Tonight  announces Pratt as a voice that can capture any mood and a writer of close-knit tales.”

Bucket Full of Nails review of Days Like Tonight

“Pratt forges her own distinct path… Equally at ease with a warbling coo as she is with stern condescension, Days Like Tonight announces Pratt as a voice that can capture any mood and a writer of close-knit tales.”

Americana Station Podcast - November 2018

2018 No Depression Singer-Songwriter Lauren Pratt joins host Will Payne Harrison to talk about her return to songwriting, her new album, and life in Boston.

Praise for Live performances

Playing quietly in front of a painting in a darkened room is perfect for [Pratt]. Her voice is stunning and powerful in her quiet use of it. … - If It’s Too Loud

[Pratt has] a voice like Odetta; it resonates at a deep place in a person’s soul. - Patty Griffin, Award-winning singer-songwriter

Praise for recordings

Equally at ease with a warbling coo as she is with stern condescension, Days Like Tonight announces Pratt as a voice that can capture any mood and a writer of close-knit tales. - Bucket Full of Nails

With soulful and rich vocals, Lauren Pratt offers up a delectable indie-folk/Americana single named ‘In The Valley’… Lauren’s voice is her anchor… colorful and empathetic… - comeherefloyd

[Pratt’s songs] evolve and are replaced by new work—from the propulsive bluegrass rhythms to the ghostly gothic textures—found in her very literate songs. - Elmore Magazine

Awards and acknowledgements

  • 2019 Planet Bluegrass Rocky Mountain Folks Fest Finalist

  • 2018 No Depression Singer-Songwriter Award (Winner)

  • 2017 Planet Bluegrass Telluride Troubadour Finalist (3rd place)

  • 2017 Planet Bluegrass Rocky Mountain Folks Fest (Honorable Mention)

  • 2016 Planet Bluegrass Telluride Troubadour (Honorable Mention)

  • 2015 LARABAR Renola-Remix Finalist (2nd runner-up)

Past Press coverage

Publishing Rights Organization

SESAC

Professional affiliations

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