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Sandra McCracken is a singer, songwriter and producer from Nashville, TN. Over the course of eight critically acclaimed studio albums, Sandra has developed a body of work that encompasses hook-driven melodic pop, No Depression-style Americana, contemporary recastings of classic hymns, and even children's music as part of the Nashville alt-folk super-group Rain For Roots. Her music has been featured on ABC's "Grey's Anatomy"; her 2013 solo record, Desire Like Dynamite charted as one of Billboard's Top 50 Heatseekers; and she is currently at work on a new album, Psalms for early 2015.

  • "Joyful joyful we adore thee,
God of glory Lord of love
Hearts unfold like flow'rs before thee,
Op'ning to the sun above.
Melt the clouds of sun and sadness,
Drive the dark of doubt away
Giver of immortal gladness 
Fill us with the light of day."
-Henry Van Dyke, 1907
Redding, CA
  • Mt. Shasta. Sunday morning coming down. Bus views. “Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity” ― John Muir
  • Seattle! Beautiful Sat at the market. @allsanddmusic @jamiegeorge24
  • City of bridges. Portland. Music store window shopping with @allsanddmusic. Show tonight nearby in Gresham. 7 pm. Tix at the door.
  • Sisters with hats and bangs. @allsanddmusic -photo @jamiegeorge24
  • "If you can hear me,
I could use you right about now. 
If you can hear me,
I could use some peace." -@benrector Fulsom, CA #SongsToRunTo
  • You restore my soul.
  • Beautiful views of Colorado today...passing through to the Sunshine State. More shows with @allsanddmusic...sold out tonight in Glendora, CA.
  • The birthday girl made me earrings. Out of duct tape!
  • I'm pretty sure that God made this for the birthday girl who loves snow. Happy 6th, Carter Marie!
  • Prepping for 3 chapels this morning at Baylor University. Feeling a bit spoiled by Texas hospitality and getting to play this Steinway piano first thing in the morning...
  • Thoughtfully caffeinated selfie. Learning much from the Baylor Church Music students this week. First, how to drink coffee all day @CommonGrounds...meeting up with @allsanddmusic tomorrow in San Antonio. Ecclesia, I will miss y'all tonight!
  • First night these are on the CD table!! I am so excited to play these songs and to share this music. Feels like a whole lot of pouring out...and then I'm just filled back up with gratitude. Will be playing a small (sold out) gathering at Christ Church Austin in support of A Rocha USA/Nashville A Rocha.
  • Good food. Sunshine. Hat Creek. Austin, TX.
  • Recorded my first record here in 1999, The Crucible. Full circle! Working with Russ Long today on an alternate, studio version of "Almighty God." I sang "Eve" in this room once upon a time...
  • #scaryclose Front row. @leaguesmusic @ben_rector good, folks. Check out Don's new book--
  • Shared a few words today about one of my favorite hymn texts, "Thy Mercy, My God" with @shereadstruth...inspired by these women and the way they remind me to savor the words of God.
  • This is happening today, people! Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors have a new record. I love this kind of mail...
  • Early preview of a song from my upcoming 'Psalms' album just posted on my YouTube channel...can't wait for the @allsanddmusic tour to begin in just a couple weeks.
  • We did it...300 pieces!!
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