Listening to Sarah Grain & the Billions of Stars, you may pick up hints of folk, bossa nova, rock, americana or jazz. Their sound is finely textured with thoughtful instrumentation, rich vocal layering and harmonies, and is rooted by Grain's well-crafted lyrics and storytelling. Grasping you, these songs will get into your head and have you singing to yourself the next day. And each live experience is different; the band effortlessly adapts from full electric sound to small acoustic duo, giving listeners the chance to hear the songs they love in any setting.
Sarah Grain - vocals, guitar
Doug Sauter - guitar, mandolin
Nate Gray - bass
Ryan Koch - drums, vocals
Mina Keohane - keys, accoridon, vocals
Indianapolismusic.net has this to say: "[Sarah Grain]’s not afraid to transcend her genre ... Whether she’s performing her own folk songs or joining others in a variety of other projects, it’s her voice that stands out."
& the billions of stars
All band photography by Michelle Craig Photography.
All background photography and cover photo of Sarah Grain by Lente Materna Fotografia.