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Sharon Van Etten‘s new record, Tramp, is melancholy yet inspiring, capturing how it feels to long, to love, and to grieve while knowing you’ll eventually have the strength to endure. “Didn’t we all come for this experience? This is ours to share,” said Van Etten toward the end of her set Saturday at the Black Cat. “So thank you.”

To see additional photos from the set, go here.