Photos by Jeff Klaum

"THIS BAND RULES!...their live show just blew us away"

-- Shovels & Rope


Beautiful dissonance in the form of guitar and upright bass, complementing Sarah Benn's haunting vocals

-- Paste Magazine


Shivering Timbers has that Lewis Carrol/Jim Henson knack for not shying away from the darkness

-- The Big Takeover

"Shivering Timbers sounds like the future of folk music"

-- Kenny Loggins

Imagine a mellow P.J. Harvey fronting the Bad Seeds on a shadowy corner of Sesame Street

-- Nashville Scene


Shivering Timbers should be seen in concert to appreciate the range of their talents, such as Sarah's powerful voice and Jayson's skilled guitar work

-- No Depression



Shivering Timbers is an internationally-touring band hailing from Akron Ohio, who's toured with and the likes of Shovels and Rope, Kenny Loggins, Jessica Lea Mayfield, Alejandro Escovedo, and who's debut album was produced by The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach.  With a sound like no other, they were best described by Cincinnati's City Beat as 'Utilizing disparate elements like scorching Indie Rock, rough cut Blues, raw Punk, sprightly Pop, tent revival Gospel, and dark Folk, Shivering Timbers has crafted a sound that is both hauntingly appealing and a raucous bitch-slap