NEW HOLIDAY EP
Rachael is excited to be releasing her very first holiday EP, Joy!, which includes a rendition of the Christmas classic "Joy To The World", a long-awaited recording of her original song "Tchatchkes & Latkes", a unique arrangement of the Yiddish gem "Umru Meine", fan favorite "Hanukkah In The Village" and more!
Featuring contributions by her band The Sequins (Andy Mac, Kelly Halloran and Ward Williams) along with special guests including Rob Curto (accordion), Dave Eggar (cello), Rachel Golub (violin) and Russ Johnson (trumpet), the EP will be available digitally on iTunes on November 10. CD pre-order is available via the MPress store.
For full press release and further information, please click HERE.
RACHAEL TO ATTEND
One of Rachael's favorite music communities is Folk Alliance – a diverse and vibrant organization that brings together acoustic and folk musicians via annual conferences across America. Given her longtime support for the community, Rachael will be attending the Northeast Regional Folk Alliance (NERFA) between November 9-12 in Stamford, CT. She'll be performing several showcases, debuting material from her new holiday EP Joy!, along with songs from Choreographic.
To preview her full schedule, click HERE. If you're attending NERFA and would like to connect with Rachael and the MPress Records team, send us an email!
NEW PLACEMENTS ON
DANCE MOMS + MORE!
Rachael has had some great placements of her music the last few months! Mid-October, the always popular Lifetime hit TV series Dance Moms featured "French Doors" (re-titled "You Taught Me" on the show) via Season 7 Episode 24. This currently brings Rachael's Dance Moms song placements up to a staggering 22 with a per episode audience of almost 800,000! Watch fan favorite Brynn Rumfalo perform her solo dance to the track in this clip.
Additionally, Britain's Next Top Model used "Big Star" while "Home" (Where I Am Now) and "California" were played on Sirius XM and also placed with Delta Airlines and Jet Blue. Some great exposure is going on this fall!
GRAMMY® PRE-NOMINATIONS FOR RACHAEL'S EP "THE TIDE"
Rachael's recent EP of socially-conscious folk songs, The Tide, has been pre-nominated for Grammy® Consideration! Featuring guest appearances by cellist/producer Dave Eggar, bassist Mike Visceglia and drummer Doug Yowell, the collection charted on Folk Radio and included material addressing the issues of gun control, the refugee crisis, and intolerance.
If you're a Grammy voter and haven't yet heard The Tide, you can stream it on Soundcloud. To see the full list of Rachael's pre-nomination categories, click HERE.
DECEMBER NYC EP RELEASE SHOW TO BENEFIT MUSICARES
On December 13 at Rockwood Music Hall/NYC, Rachael and her band The Sequins will perform a special program of material celebrating the release of her brand-new holiday EP Joy!, along with additional holiday-themed songs and material from her 12 album back-catalog. 100% of net proceeds from the release show will benefit the MusiCares Hurricane Relief Fund, which supports members of the music community affected by the devastation of the recent hurricanes.
If you would like to attend the show or request further information, please email: email@example.com
RACHAEL CONTRIBUTES TO PUERTO RICO HURRICANE RELIEF BENEFIT ALBUM
Rachael is honored to be part of the "Puerto Rico — Love, Music" benefit compilation with some amazing artists for a great cause. All of the proceeds from the sale of this compilation will be sent to the American Red Cross to benefit the people in Puerto Rico affected by Hurricane Maria.
The compilation will only be available until Friday, October 27. Check it out now on Bandcamp!
BETH HART + UK SUMMER
Check out Rachael's video recaps of both her recent UK summer tour and her 2017 spring tour with blues powerhouse Beth Hart!
Rachael's UK tour vlog features performances and miscellaneous excitement from festivals such as Reading Pride and Stockton Pride, along with shows in Manchester and London.
The Beth Hart tour vlog highlights some of her most memorable shows in the beautiful theaters that Beth and Rachael performed in while also having some pre-and-post show fun. Both tours were a rousing success that introduced Rachael to tons of new fans and tons of new friends!