Category: Artist News

This will be for when I hear some news about an already established artist (as opposed to new artist info)

Artist Rec :: Matthew Sweet

Today’s Artist Recommendation is Matthew Sweet! I’ve been a fan of Matthew Sweet since I heard the song “Girlfriend” off the album of the same name. That album was my soundtrack for that whole year it came out. My husband…

Artist Rec :: Gracie and Rachel

Today’s Artist Recommendation is Gracie and Rachel. They’re a fantastic “baroque pop” duo. They’re on Ani DiFranco’s label, Righteous Babe Records. Pianist-vocalist Gracie Coates and violinist Rachel Ruggles met as high schoolers in a modern dance class at their public…

Artist Rec :: Jax

Today’s Artist Recommendation is Jax. Jackie Miskanic, known professionally as Jax, is an American singer from East Brunswick, New Jersey. She finished third on the fourteenth season of American Idol. (Wikipedia) So let me preface this by saying I’m an…

Artist Rec :: Taylor Swift

Today’s Artist Recommendation is Taylor SwiftBefore you come at me, hear me out…I wouldn’t say I was ever anti-Taytay, I just wasn’t a fan. I basically don’t care for 99% of country music so I never really paid attention to…

Artist Rec :: Gregory Douglass

Today’s Artist Recommendation is Gregory Douglass. I “met” Gregory online about a million years ago when he wrote to me and gave me a very heartfelt and convincing argument for why I might want to feature him on a ‘women…

New Tori Amos Holiday music

Tori Amos has a new EP called Christmastide! She says: “With the new songs it was so important to be positive and to try and help lift people’s spirits. This time of year should be full of thoughts of joyful…

Artist Rec :: Laura Marling

Today’s Artist Recommendation is Laura Marling.   Laura Marling was recommended to me by a relative who is a big fan. She knew what kind of music I liked and knew I’d like Laura too. I listened to a couple…

Artist Rec :: Meg Myers

Today’s Artist Recommendation is Meg Myers. Meg is another one of my E-music discoveries way back in 2013. Her album Daughter in the Choir was recommended to me and I loved it. She’s been in my rotation playlists ever since.…

Artist Rec :: Lissie

Today’s Artist Recommendation is Lissie Maurus. I first heard of Lissie when I was preparing to set upon my first music festival cruise, Cayamo back in about 2010. I’d not yet heard of her, but I immediately downloaded all her…

Sucreabeille

Sucreabeille: It translates to Sugar Bee. And it’s a perfume company, owned and operated by a group of wonderful women. This is not a post about music or podcasts (well, not directly anyway) but I wanted to highlight this fantastic company…