Singer-songwriter Holly Miranda just released a beautiful a capella cover of The Platters 1955 hit “Only You.” This latest cover is a welcomed follow-up to her rendition of Karen Dalton’s “Something On Your Mind” from August. Her fan-funded, full-length album is slated for release this October. Click “continue reading” to listen to Holly Miranda cover “Only You” now.
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CMJ’s Music Marathon takes over New York City beginning on October 21st and runs through October 25th. The festival organizers just put out a massive list of nearly 700 artist additions to the current list of performers. Click “continue reading” to find out who will join RAC, The Kills, Cold War Kids, and Gerard Way during the week long music festival.
New York-based singer-songwriter Chetti is looking to make a name for herself through uplifting pop music that has substance; both lyrically and musically. Her debut single, “In The City,” has already notched over 100,000 views on YouTube and her second single “#MadeinBKLYN” has just been released. Click “continue reading” to learn more about new pop artist Chetti and listen to current singles “In The City” and “#MadeinBKLYN” now.
Renowned songwriter, guitarist, and producer Blake Mills’ celebrates the release of his sophomore album, Heigh Ho, by posting rehearsal footage of his band practicing lead single “Don’t Tell Our Friends About Me.” While the album version of “Don’t Tell Our Friends About Me” features vocals by Fiona Apple, the elusive singer does not make a cameo in the video. Click “continue reading” to watch Blake Mills rehearse “Don’t Tell Our Friends About Me.”
Zola Jesus (aka Nika Roza Danilova) debuted the second track, “Go (Blank Sea),” from her already critically acclaimed release TAIGA, out October 7th on Mute. Click “continue reading” to get your first listen to the single, see the official tracklist for TAIGA, and get information on Zola Jesus’ U.S. and World Tour dates.
CMJ 2014 is right around the corner and we now have the initial lineup of speakers for this year’s series of daytime conference events at NYU’s Helen and Martin Kimmel Center. The Daytime series will include conversations with Merge Records Laura Ballance and Mac McCaughan, Zola Jesus, and Tom Scharpling. Click “continue reading” to learn more about CMJ 2014 speaker series and event entry.
Nina Persson, known as the front woman of worldwide sensation The Cardigans (“Lovefool”) and for her critically acclaimed side project A Camp, has announced she will hit the road this fall with her band in support of new solo album, Animal Heart. Click “continue reading” to see the current list of tour dates.
Singer-songwriter Tony Lucca has announced that his new, self-titled album will be released on January 27, 2015. The self-titled album, which was funded by fans via Kickstarter, will feature 12 new songs including “Imagination” and “Delilah.” Click “continue reading” to learn more about the album and see full list of Fall tour dates for Tony Lucca.
Renowned songwriter, guitarist, and producer Blake Mills’ highly anticipated second album, Heigh Ho, is now streaming in its entirety via Pitchfork Advance. The album, set for release on September 16th includes collaborations with Don Was, Jon Brion, Fiona Apple, and Mike Elizondo. Click “continue reading” to get your first listen to Heigh Ho, see official tracklist and full list of U.S. tour dates.
Ryan Adams new, self-titled record is officially in stores today. To celebrate, Adams enlisted some comedic and musician friends to help promote it through a series of spoof videos. Click “continue reading” to see Garry Shandling, Jeff Garlin, and Don Was have some fun with Ryan Adams to promote his new record.