In concert, a richer Natalie Merchant
The San Diego Union-TribuneIn concert, a richer Natalie Merchant emergesThe San Diego Union-TribuneIn fleeting moments, when she's climbing those notes, you got a glimpse of the Natalie Merchant circa “Tigerlily” (1995), “Ophelia” (1998) and even back to her alt-rock 10,000 Maniacs days. But Tuesday's show painted a different musical picture — one ...
Posted on 19 July 2017 | 11:04 pm
Natalie Merchant Lights Up the Bowl - Santa
Natalie Merchant Lights Up the BowlSanta Barbara IndependentNatalie Merchant might have been the only person in Santa Barbara last weekend wearing long sleeves. Draped in a floor-length navy-blue dress, black cardigan sweater, and light-blue scarf, the acclaimed singer/songwriter looked like a librarian ...
Posted on 18 July 2017 | 3:46 pm
Natalie Merchant Coming to the SB Bowl -
Natalie Merchant Coming to the SB BowlSanta Barbara IndependentNatalie Merchant — the acclaimed folk artist who, for 12 years, was the lead singer of the 10,000 Maniacs — has long been inspired by her surroundings. When she joined the band in 1981, she was just 17 years old. At the time she was like a “sponge ...
Posted on 12 July 2017 | 12:29 pm
Life is sweet for Natalie Merchant - The San
The San Diego Union-TribuneLife is sweet for Natalie MerchantThe San Diego Union-TribuneAnd because Natalie Merchant wants to get it right, the singer-songwriter takes her time developing those songs that penetrate your inner sanctum and provide a soundtrack to silent thoughts. Even “Butterfly,” a song on her new album of the same title ...
Posted on 11 July 2017 | 4:51 pm
Natalie Merchant endures 10000 bugs for
Minneapolis Star TribuneNatalie Merchant endures 10000 bugs for rich, lengthy zoo concertMinneapolis Star TribuneNatalie Merchant performing outside on an extra-buggy night in Minnesota: What could go wrong? As she reached down the front of her dress to free an insect that had kamikazied down it Monday night at the Minnesota Zoo amphitheater, the regal ex-singer ...and more »
Posted on 11 July 2017 | 6:39 am
Cajun band the Revelers to play in support
The individual members of The Revelers are in high demand having performed and recorded with T-Bone Burnett, Natalie Merchant, Preston Frank, The Duhks, Walter Mouton, Mamadou Diabate, and Tim O’Brien. Equally at home on a festival main stage ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:44 am
Bob Dylan and the Band's "Big
This year marks the 20th anniversary of Tigerlily, Natalie Merchant's first solo album after leaving 10,000 Maniacs a couple of years before...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:03 am
Watch: Natalie Merchant Shares "Beloved
Natalie Merchant, whose new album and film, Paradise Is There: The New Tigerlily Recordings, is due November 6 on Nonesuch Records, has unveiled a short video of outtakes from the film featuring the song "Beloved Wife." In the video, people share their ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:39 am
Music festival in Ulster was a real Hoot
Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Loudon Wainwright III was the closing act. Recording artists Natalie Merchant and Simi Stone were in the audience for the festival kick-off on Friday night. Much to the crowd's delight, both jumped onto the stage to provide ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 11:31 am
The Revelers will take CHIRP stage Tuesday
Wait till you hear that saxophone! The members of the Revelers are all successful musicians in their own right, having recorded with T Bone Burnett, Natalie Merchant, Linda Ronstadt and many others. Together they were all featured in the third and fourth ...
Posted on 16 August 2015 | 7:47 pm