Sarah Jickling is an award-winning singer/songwriter and a passionate advocate for mental health. Over the past few years, Sarah’s whimsical indie-pop songs have been featured on radio stations across Canada and have earned her top spots in competitions such as Citr’s Shindig!, Seattle’s EMP Soundoff,102.7 The PEAK Performance Project and SFU’s Launch Fest.
In her latest musical project, Sarah Jickling and her Good Bad Luck, she is more candid than ever about her ongoing struggle with debilitating anxiety and bipolar disorder. Sarah has opened up about her mental illness on radio, local television, podcasts, blogs and at live speaking events.
Her interview on Interesting Vancouver Presents garnered the attention of many, and was re-broadcast on CBC One’s Podcast Playlist. She also recently won the Anxiety BC multimedia award for her song When I Get Better. Paul McLellan (The Indie Mixtape, Go! Vancouver) calls Jickling an “epic rock star and brilliant conversation starter for mental health.” Mentor Debra Holland (Animal Logic) promises audiences, “ [Sarah’s] voice will hit you like a sonic boom and at the same time make you weak in the knees. Hear her once and you’ll never forget her.”