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You might think the heartfelt emotional ballads that are Sharon Van Etten's speciality wouldn't work on a festival's wide-open stage, but you'd be wrong. Years on the road have left her assured, poised, and confident, her band able to harness the swirling power of her compositions to great effect. Whether going up through the gears or holding back the tension, she'll put you under her spell; truly, this is music to lift the sprit and enrich the soul.