photo by Jaime Rubiano
Sarah Neufeld

Arcade Fire violinist Sarah Neufeld is releasing her second solo album The Ridge in February, and she'll begin a tour in support of it in March. Joining her on drums and electronics is Stefan Schneider, who's played with Sarah in Bell Orchestre (and was also in The Luyas). Opening the tour will be Eartheater (aka Alexandra Drewchin of Guardian Alien), whose second album of 2015, RIP Chrysalis, Sarah calls "an enchanting work of art." It also just ended up on Gorilla vs Bear's year-end list (stream it below).

The tour wraps up in NYC on April 15 at Le Poisson Rouge. Tickets for that show will be on sale soon. All dates are listed below.

Before the tour begins, Sarah plays NYC's Winter Jazzfest in January. As does Colin Stetson, who Sarah released a collaborative album with earlier this year. Colin also plays NYC tonight (12/2).

All dates are listed, with a stream of The Ridge's title track and that Eartheater album, below...

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Sarah Neufeld -- 2016 Tour Dates
January 13-17: New York, NY - Winter Jazzfest
March 21: Los Angeles, CA - Resident*
March 22: San Francisco, CA - Swedish American Hall*
March 24: Portland, OR - The Mission Theater*
March 25: Seattle, WA - Columbia City Theater*
March 28: Golden, BC (CA) - Civic Centre*
March 30: Saskatoon, SK (CA) - The Bassment*
April 1: Winnipeg, MB (CA) - West End Cultural Centre*
April 3: Minneapolis, MN - Cedar Cultural Center*
April 5: Milwaukee, WI - Colectivo Coffee*
April 6: Evanston, IL - Space*
April 7: Chicago, IL - Virgin Hotel Chicago*
April 9: Toronto, ON (CA) - The Rivoli*
April 10: Montreal, QC (CA) - La Sala Rossa*
April 11: Quebec City, QC (CA) - Anti*
April 13: Portsmouth, NH - 3S Artspace*
April 14: Boston, MA - Cafe 939 @ Berklee*
April 15: New York, NY - Le Poisson Rouge*

* - w/ Eartheater