Category: Artist News

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

Nerina Video

Thanks to a member of Nerina’s Yahoo Group, I’ve learned of this video of Nerina Pallot. It’s her song, “Damascus” Because I can no longer embed a video anymore (now that I’m using a different blog tool) I’ll just send…

Concerts: Charlotte Martin in Minneapolis

Artist: Charlotte Martin Date: March 8, 2006 Opening Act: Jeff D. Johnson Venue: Varsity Theater City: Minneapolis, MN Review by [Amy Lotsberg] Producer of Collected Sounds Opener Jeff Johnson has potential. He has a very nice voice but a problem…

Vienna Teng signs with Zoe/Rounder Records

From Vienna’s Official Site: 2/28/2006— posted at 10:56 pm We’re very excited to announce that Vienna has recently signed with Zöe/Rounder Records! With the independent label’s long history of successes, reputation for artistic freedom, and a roster that includes Duncan…

Mystery reunion

I received this from one of my contacts in “The Biz”. It’s a little video that is an announcement, of sorts, for an upcoming tour. He wasn’t allowed to say much about it, (like who the band is, and dates)…

Pretty Little Head

While looking around on CDUniverse I also saw Nelly McKay’s “Pretty Little Headâ€? CD for sale. However, it says it’s not released yet. So I did an Internet search for it and found if for sale on Overstock.com. But that…

Regina Spektor News

Regina Spektor’s self-described “storybook recordâ€? Mary Ann Meets The Gravediggers And Other Short Stories By Regina Spektor will be out on January 16th, 2006 You can preorder Amazon UK and Amazon (US, but really expensive) Here’s a review Her next…

Nelly McKay leaves Sony

…and good for her! No one should be putting up with their sh*t, artists or consumers. “Nellie McKay, who signed with the company’s Columbia label in 2003 after a bidding war, said Monday that she had split with the label…

Nerina Pallot Gets Signed

Nerina Pallot gets signed. If you’ve read my review of Nerina Pallot’s recording, “Firesâ€? you know how much I believe this woman deserves this: 14th Floor Records has signed Nerina Pallot. They are the record label that has Damian Rice…