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“Dancing With The Beast” review – Sonic Bandwagon

“… a classy album of typical longing and exquisitely delicate musical arrangements introduced with a mesmerising ‘Arguing With Ghosts’ – a morsel that can’t fail to induce a bite,  one listen and you’re hooked. Very much in the same way that the hypnotic title track does mid album; any chance of slacking or falling away … MORE

new single “Arguing With Ghosts” out now!

The second single from my new album Dancing With The Beast, is out now! Taste of Country gave the song, written with Matraca Berg and Ben Glover, an exclusive premiere at their website on Friday, May 13, saying “Gretchen Peters’ voice in ‘Arguing With Ghosts’ will haunt you after it’s over.” You can find “Arguing With … MORE

Free music from NoiseTrade and me

The folks at NoiseTrade are offering a limited-time handpicked sampler of my songs, including songs that were recorded by other artists like Trisha Yearwood, Bryan Adams and Martina McBride. Also included is “Disappearing Act”, the first single from my upcoming album, Dancing With The Beast. The best part? It’s free! Visit NoiseTrade to get the … MORE

Gretchen Peters on storytelling (iSing Magazine)

I did a Q&A with Line Hilton of iSing Magazine recently; here’s an excerpt: iSing: Why do you think the music industry has been less forth coming with the #metoo movement? GP: The music industry is like any other industry, they want to offend as few people as possible. It’s only when the pressure from the … MORE

Dancing With The Beast pre-sale has begun!

The pre-sale for my upcoming album Dancing With The Beast has begun at my web store. Exclusive merch bundles are available there until May 8th. Stop by and check them out! Other pre-sale options include Amazon and iTunes (get the track “Disappearing Act” now if you pre-order on iTunes). If you live in the UK you can … MORE

new single “Disappearing Act” out now!

The first single from my new album Dancing With The Beast, is out now! You can find “Disappearing Act” on iTunes, Spotify, YouTube – and Rolling Stone has previewed the track at Rolling Stone Country. Dancing With The Beast comes out May 18th, and pre-sale here at my website starts April 1. You can also pre-order the … MORE

Edinburgh Songwriting Workshop announced

I’ll be teaching a two day songwriting workshop in September in beautiful Edinburgh, Scotland at The Queens Hall. The Writing From the Inside Out workshop will include individual one-on-one time, full group song work, an evening song circle, and a special arranging class with Barry Walsh. The class is limited to 20 students. For complete … MORE

Dancing With The Beast UK Tour starts May 19

My new album, Dancing With The Beast comes out May 18th, and our UK tour kicks off the next day – with my full band (Barry Walsh, Conor McCreanor and Colm McClean) plus very special guest Kim Richey! A complete list of UK tour dates is below. Tickets are going fast, don’t be late! Hope … MORE

Dancing With The Beast

I’m thrilled to announce that my new album, Dancing With The Beast, arrives on May 18, 2018. Once again, I coproduced with Doug Lancio and Barry Walsh. Dancing features eleven new original songs, three of them cowritten with Ben Glover and one cowritten with Ben and Matraca Berg. In the next few months I’ll be … MORE

Nashville Songwriting Workshop announced

I’ll be doing a 3 day songwriting workshop in Nashville February 25-27 in association with Performing Songwriter. Registration is now open, and the class is limited to 20 students. We’ll dig deep into the art and craft of songwriting. The workshop will include:   building the backstory for your character Finding the melody How to … MORE

20% off everything at gretchenpeters.com until Nov. 22

My online store has been shut down for the past few weeks while we reorganize, but we’re open now and offering a 20% discount on everything in the store. This includes handwritten lyrics (there may be a delay getting those to you due to my travel schedule, so order soon if you are buying a … MORE

No Depression: Gretchen Peters, Union Chapel, London (live review)

…And then, as the band left she finished the night with a new song, asking for the lights not to be turned down too low so that she could read the lyrics. Comfortable enough in front of a sold out crowd, to close out with new material, spoke volumes. She really is on top of … MORE