Category: Artist News

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

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…

Beth Waters on TV

Well, sort of…from her newsletter: We’d like to let everyone know that Beth’s song “Blue and White” has been placed in the new Lifetime TV movie “Recipe for a Perfect Christmas.” The movie airs this coming Monday December 5th on…

Ellery Signs with Virt

Great News!! I just found out that the band, Ellery (reviewed here: Make Your Troubles Mine) has been signed by Virt Records! This marks the second band/artist who has been signed by Virt after being discovered here on Collected Sounds,…

Concert: Natalie Imbruglia in Manchester

Artist: Natalie Imbruglia Date: November 28, 2005 Opening Act: Robert Post Venue: Manchester Academy 1 City: Manchester Review by [David Adair] Engaging and high spirited guitar pop is what the jovial Robert Post does and does well. He used tonight…

Regina Working on New Album!

I just got an update note from Regina Spektor which said this: (among other things): “…i have just completed my new record with the amazing and most wonderful David Kahne. Working on it with him has definately been one of…

Good News From Terami Hirsch

I got this email from Terami the other day. Go order the CD, it’s really really good. Here’s my review: Entropy 29 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Dear Everyone, They say the hardest part is letting go. Hmm. After three years of incubation, obsession,…