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Indian Country Today Media Network-Singer-Songwriter Samantha Crain Talks Music, Poetry and Neil Young

Singer-Songwriter Samantha Crain Talks Music, Poetry and Neil Young | Indian Country Today Media Network | Writer: Vincent Shilling | 11.13.12 Samantha Crain, Choctaw, has been writing and playing her own original brand of folk-rock since she was in her teens. Now 26, with an EP and two full-length albums under her belt, she’s an […]

  • Posted on November 13

Paste-Video Premiere: Samantha Crain on “Never Going Back”

Video Premiere | Samantha Crain on “Never Going Back” | Paste | Writer: Dacey Orr | 11.12.2012 Last month, Paste gave you a free download of “Never Going Back,” a track from Samantha Crain’s forthcoming album Kid Face. The track itself exemplifies the kinds of heartfelt lyrics for which Crain has been lauded since the […]

  • Posted on November 12

PBS NEWSHOUR-From Samantha Crain, a Sound the Size of Oklahoma

From Samantha Crain, a Sound the Size of Oklahoma | PBS Newshour | Writers: VICTORIA FLEISCHER AND SARAH SVOBODA | 10.18.12 Video produced by Victoria Fleischer, Allie Morris and Sarah Svoboda. Samantha Crain is not a singer-songwriter who limits herself to a single genre or even, as she put it, a single place. “I love […]

  • Posted on October 18

Mountain Express-Samantha Crain at The Grey Eagle

Samantha Crain at The Grey Eagle | Mountain Express | Asheville, NC | Writer:Alli Marshall | 09.22.12 If singer-songwriter Samantha Crain looks like a kid (even the name attached to her publicity photo reads “kid face”), she performs not so much like a seasoned veteran as like someone who was born to this calling. Opening […]

  • Posted on September 22

The Washington Post - Album Review

6.18.2010 SAMANTHA CRAIN “You (Understood)” Kindred spirits: Mary Gauthier, Bonnie Raitt Show: With Frontier Ruckus on Thursday at Iota. Show starts at 8:30 p.m. 703-522-8340. http://www.iotaclubandcafe.com. Samantha Crain has parted ways with her band, the Midnight Shivers, but who would notice? Since the 23-year-old Oklahoma native burst onto the scene with her 2007 release “The […]

  • Posted on June 21