A coin toss led to her cross-country move to Nashville in 2013, and Ira hasn't slowed down since. Taking minimal breaks to record, Ira has been touring solo nonstop for the past three years, performing on stages across the US, the UK, Scandinavia, Australia, New Zealand, and Southeast Asia. She has found a home in the folk community, and regularly shares her music in the home concert environment, where she blends storytelling into her musical performance.
After recording and releasing her first albums in 2014 and 2015, Ira spent much of 2016 living in a 1988 VW camper van she named 'Ruby' as she travelled the U.S. The songs inspired from that adventure led to her most recent album (The Closest Thing to Home