Named one of The New York Times Artists to Watch for 2019, Lauren Jenkins releases her highly anticipated debut album No Saint on March 15 via Big Machine Records.
With a sound described by Refinery29 as “musically so damn good and, well, pure” her debut album has been named by American Songwriter as “One of 2019’s more anticipated releases in the borderless world of country music” and described by The New York Times as a collection that “..surrounds her most bitter tidings with gleaming guitars and bright harmonies.”
Several video pieces have been released to date to tease the full concept of a forthcoming short film of the same name, created by and starring Jenkins. The film sets Jenkins’s music and passion for storytelling against the backdrop of the American West and the first trailer recently premiered at Variety’s Music for Screens
Honing her craft since the age of 15, Jenkins has mesmerized crowds with her passion and authentic songwriting that blend traditional Country roots with Americana influences. The Texas‐born, Carolina‐raised musician has picked up a variety of inspirations throughout her travels from the Southern charm of Charleston and artistic vibe of New York City to the eclectic sounds of Music City.
Her first EP, The Nashville Sessions, prompted “One to Watch” praise from Rolling Stone and Billboard and additionally she has been named an “Artist to Watch in 2019” by outlets such as Sounds Like Nashville, The Tennessean and Taste of Country among others. Outside of her headline ventures, Jenkins has toured with acts such as Lady Antebellum, Delta Rae and Martina McBride.