Photos – Bishop Briggs at the Vogue Theatre, Vancouver, Sept 14 2017
– photos by Kirk Chantraine
Bishop Briggs at the Vogue Theatre, Vancouver.
“Bishop Briggs” is the stage name of Sarah Grace McLaughlin. Now based in Los Angeles, McLaughlin was born in London and raised in Tokyo. She is best known for her single “River”.
She released her first single, “Wild Horses”, in 2015. She released “River” in early 2016. The song quickly made it to number one on Hype Machine’s Popular charts and reached number one on Spotify’s US Viral 50 and number two on the Global Viral 50. It also received an Honorable Mention on Shazam’s predicted Songs of the Summer 201. “River” climbed into the top 3 on the Billboard Alternative Songs chart and top 10 on the Billboard Hot Rock, Rock Airplay and Twitter Emerging Artist charts, and spent months in the top 5 of iTunes Alternative charts, according to Wikipedia.
Other singles include “The Way I Do”, “Pray (Empty Gun)” and “Be Your Love”. She has opened for Coldplay and Kaleo.