Sled Island Spotlight: Julien Baker

Hailing from Memphis, Julien Baker is an astoundingly powerful voice in modern music, and it’s that voice that immediately draws one into her sparse, devastating and emotionally cathartic ballads. At only 23, Baker will be Sled Island’s youngest guest curator to date.

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Who is Julien Baker?

Hailing from Memphis, Julien Baker is an astoundingly powerful voice in modern music, and it’s that voice that immediately draws one into her sparse, devastating and emotionally cathartic ballads. With songs that tackle delicate issues such as trauma, mental illness, and substance abuse, Baker doesn’t just count her battle scars but ultimately champions their inherent strengths. With two highly acclaimed solo albums, she continues to evolve as an artist, showing absolutely no sign of slowing down.

Her voice is extremely powerful and crystal clear. With her highly relatable storytelling, creatively ambient guitar work and perfect poetic choices tucked into every line sung, she has developed an earned reputation for captivating audiences across the world.

At only 23, Baker will be Sled Island’s youngest guest curator to date.

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