Sarah Buckley began 2019 with a much coveted place in "Whelan's Ones to Watch". Her debut single "You've Got Me" was released on all platforms in February 2019 and the song spent four weeks on RTE Radio 1 Recommends playlist (National Radio) as well as receiving heavy rotation on local stations across the country.
It was selected for Spin FM's "Plan B" Ones to Watch, and featured in Hot Press, GoldenPlec, Pure M, JOE.ie among other music blogs.
In February 2019, Sarah's song 'Magic Powers' was chosen as a semi-finalist in the International Songwriting Competition. Judges in this competition include Tom Waits and The Script. Previous winners include Goyte, Bastille, and Mick Flannery.
In May 2019 Sarah had her first headline show, it sold out a week in advance.
In July 2019, following a competitive evaluation process Sarah was selected to participate in the AtticAscent recording and production residency with producers Tommy McLaughlin (Villagers, SOAK) and Rocky O’Reilly www.rockyoreilly.com (And So I Watch You From Afar, Gary Lightbody).
Sarah has played an Irish tour over the Spring/Summer with more dates being added for later in the year.