Shara Worden is the singer/songwriter/arranger for the indie rock band, My Brightest Diamond. Her band has released two full length albums, Bring Me The Workhorse (2006) and A Thousand Shark’s Teeth (2008), on Asthmatic Kitty Records. My Brightest Diamond recently contributed their version of Feelin’ Good to the RedHot compilation Dark Was The Night.
Often collaborating with other artists, Shara has recorded with David Byrne (Here Lies Love), Clogs (Lady Walton’s Garden), Sarah Kirkland-Snider (Penelope), The Decemberists (The Hazards of Love) and Sufjan Stevens (Illinois), as well as performing with Laurie Anderson, Bon Iver, The National and St.Vincent.
Shara has performed on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Colbert Report and Later…with Jools Holland.