Sari Schorr & The Engine Room

“The sensational Sari Schorr who channeled Janis Joplin and Tina Turner during the show by the Joe Louis Walker Band at B.B. King’s in August.” -- AWARDED: 2012 Best Performance by a Blues Singer In A Band by Broadway World

In January 2015 legendary producer Mike Vernon (Fleetwood Mac, John Mayall, Blue Horizon) was invited to receive a ‘Keeping The Blues Alive’ award at the prestigious International Blues Challenge in Memphis USA. This award, was not the only highlight of the weekend for Mike, the second was witnessing the performance of one of the most amazing female blues singers Mike has seen in years – SARI SCHORR.

Mike was so knocked out with Sari that he offered to come out of retirement and produce an album with her. Already a consummate songwriter, with tracks on major labels, Sari has written or co-written most of the songs on her new album. This album recording is now well underway.

Several years of touring the USA & Europe with Joe Louis Walker and Popa Chubby brought Sari greater prominence in the blues world. Sari was recently inducted into the New York Blues Hall of Fame.

Sari has now put together her own band – THE ENGINE ROOM, featuring British guitarist Innes Sibun, formerly with Robert Plant. Together they will celebrate the release of Sari’s debut album on Manhaton Records in September 2016 and undertake a US and European wide tour. Sari is kicking off her groundbreaking tour at Carnegie Hall in NY performing with Buddy Guy, Walter Trout, Eric Burdon, Edgar Winter, Dana Fuchs, Kenny Wayne Shepherd & Laurence Jones on the Lead Belly Fest, Feb 4, 2016.

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EPK

“I’ll Be There” @Piano Dortmund (2017)
Live + Interview @Rother Blues Tage (2017)
Introducing Sari Schorr & The Engine Room
“Black Betty” Official Video
“Stop In The Name of Love”
06-06-2017 DE Blues meets Rock Eschweiler
24-06-2017 DE Hypothalamus Rheine
04-07-2017 DE TBA Festival (Germany)
05-07-2017 DE Kultursommer Oldenburg
25-10-2017 DE ChaBah Kandern
27-10-2017 IT TBA Festival (Italy)
28-10-2017 AT Altes Kino Landeck
30-10-2017 DE Gdanska Oberhausen
31-10-2017 BE Spirit of 66 Verviers
01-11-2017 TBA