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LISTEN: Sarah Jarosz, “Orange and Blue”

May 5, 2020

LISTEN: Sarah Jarosz,

Artist: Sarah Jarosz
Hometown: Wimberley, Texas (now living in New York City)
Single: “Orange and Blue”
Album: World on the Ground
Release Date: June 5, 2020
Label: Rounder Records

In Their Words: “I wrote this song with John Leventhal. He had most of the piano melody written and recorded, and within moments of him playing it for me I had this very clear vision of the cypress trees in my hometown of Wimberley, Texas. I rode the subway home from John’s studio that evening with the melody in my inbox and the lyrics just poured out of me. We tweaked the form and a couple of lines the next day. This is one of those songs that feels like it was always a part of me but was waiting for the right time to emerge.” — Sarah Jarosz

Photo credit: Josh Wool

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