Dawn Landes is a Kentucky born singer-songwriter now living in Brooklyn, NY. Her songs have been featured in commercials, popular films and TV shows (The Good Wife, House, Gossip Girl). Landes tours internationally and has shared the stage with Ray LaMontagne, Bryan Ferry and Suzanne Vega. She has also performed with The Boston Pops, NYC Ballet and recently at TED. Her album "Bluebird" won the 2015 IMA award for Folk/Singer-Songwriter Album of the Year and features guest appearances by Norah Jones and others.
In 2015 Landes toured in Sufjan Steven's band and was a featured artist in Lincoln Center's American Songbook Series. She is currently at work on "ROW" a new musical under commission from NY Voices and Joe's Pub/The Public Theater. "ROW" tells the story of Tori Murden McClure's quest to become the first woman to row across the Atlantic Ocean in 1999.
Her latest release, the EP Desert Songs is a collaboration with British songwriter Piers Faccini.
Out Jan 15, 2016 (Six Degrees/ Beating Drum).