July 23rd, 2008
Episode 83 of 428 episodes
Sera Cahoone got her start playing drums for a few widely adored bands in the Pacific Northwest, most notably Band of Horses and the spell-checker-defying Carissa's Wierd. But her self-titled, self-released 2006 album marked her as a fully formed talent — a warm and inviting singer whose songs convey world-weariness and homespun grace. Sera Cahoone stopped by NPR recently to give us this intimate live performance at Bob Boilen's desk.