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Rachael Sage

September 2014

Elmore Magazine Premieres "English Tea" From Blue Roses

Elmore Magazine has just shared the exclusive premiere of the lead track, "English Tea" off Rachael's forthcoming album Blue Roses. Hear the "soulful and melodic" track here.

More great notable press:

  • Arena - Feature & Interview
  • iTunes Editorial Review - New Destination
  • Artist Direct - Feature
  • Windy City Times - Interview
  • Columbia Green Media's The Scene - Cover & Feature
  • Music Bizz - Feature
  • Innocent Words - Review New Destination
  • The Express Times - Cover & Feature
  • The Celina Record - Feature & Show Preview
  • Underneath This - Interview
  • News Register Online - New Destination
  • Miss O & Friends - Interview

  • Official Blue Roses EPK

    NYC-based director Nick Clark has put together this stunning EPK for Rachael Sage's new album Blue Roses. The EPK captures Rachael's essence perfectly, while showcasing live performance video from her recent show at SubCulture in NYC. We encourage you to watch and share this video, it's a great tool to introduce Rachael and her new music to new parties. Please enjoy.


    Rachael Sage Appears On Lifetime TV's "Dance Moms"

    Rachael's cameo appearance on the wildly popular reality series, "Dance Moms", aired on Lifetime TV on August 26th. After a record 8 songs appeared earlier this year in the first half of season 4, Rachael connected with the show for a secret meeting at the Abby Lee Dance Company's dance studio in Pittsburgh, PA. Rachael had the opportunity to meet and perform for all the dancers. "Happiness (Maddie's Song)" is featured during the 1st prize winning routine performed by dancer Maddie Ziegler. Ziegler was recently cast in Sia's music video for "Chandelier," which recently celebrated the No. 1 spot in Billboard's Top 200.

    Watch the cameo appearance here!

    Here's a link to a behind the scenes vlog and photo gallery of her visit.


    Dance Moms To Feature More Rachael Sage Music

    Shortly after confirming Rachael's cameo, we learned that Lifetime TV's "Dance Moms" were also going to be using the song "Wax" from her forthcoming album "Blue Roses" (Nov. 4), on Tuesday, September 9th.

    This makes a total of 10 musical placements for Rachael Sage in season 4 of Lifetime TV's "Dance Moms". MPress Records is now offering a free download of "Wax", get it here.

    Dance blogs around the country have taken notice. Here are some recent coverage and interviews with Rachael:

  • Fans Share.com
  • That's Your Reality
  • Ballet Class With Leigh
  • Dance.Land.com
  • Your Daily Dance
  • Tendus Under A Palm Tree

  • Blue Roses CD Release Tour Launching In September

    Rachael hits the road in mid-September for her official Blue Roses CD Release Tour where she will be hitting some top US markets. Additionally, Rachael will be jumping over the pond in October for 2-week stint in the United Kingdom with Welsh sensation and The X Factor's 2008 runner-up, Rhydian Roberts.

    Rachael will also make her debut at Le Poisson Rouge for her NYC CD release Party on Saturday, Nov. 1st. She also returns to the stage to open for her mentor, ledgendary folk icon, Judy Collins on Nov. 15 & 16.

    More dates are being confirmed daily and we are always looking for opportunities to visit record stores, radio stations and even your office! If you have any recommendations or would like to book Rachael to perform at your office, please contact: booking@mpressrecords.com.


    FMQB Showcase & Blue Roses At Radio

    Rachael made her debut at FMQB's Triple A Conference in Boulder, CO on August 8th, joining hitmakers like Train, Ray LaMontagne, Ryan Adams, Lucius and Bahamas. We caught the whole thing on film and will be sharing a recap shortly for your enjoyment.

    The campaign's triple A radio promotion team includes M:M Music and Jordan Zucker's InFirst Promotions. They will be going for adds at on Sept. 15th.

    College radio mainstays, Planetary Group have hit the ground running and just a few days after the Sept. 8th add date, have secured 29 adds! Including 6 official CMJ adds, which is a great win for an album in its first week at the format, as programmers are incredibly selective and they can only report five to CMJ per week!

    First Week - College Radio Highlights:

  • KAQL - Winona, MN - Early Chart Debut at #14
  • WSCA - Portsmouth, NH *Official CMJ Add*
  • BIRN - Boston, MA *Official CMJ Add*
  • WMSC - Upper Montclair, NJ *Official CMJ Add*
  • WRUR - Rochester, NY *Official CMJ Add*
  • KCSS - Turlock, CA *Official CMJ Add*
  • WSUR - Worcester, MA *Official CMJ Add*

  • Rachael Sage at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week!

    NYC is abuzz this week, as Mercedes Benz Fashion Week is in full swing! Rachael was invited to attend four great fashion shows this week including Malan Brenton, Zang Toi, Brave Gentleman and Loris Diran.

    Rachael has been having a blast: "I'm so excited to be in my hometown during fashion week this year. It's been a whirlwind experience getting to see such beautiful work by these talented designers! I'm certainly inspired to bring up my fashion game on the road for my "Blue Roses" CD release tour!"

    Here's Rachael pictured (left) in the front row at Zang Toi's fashion show and (right) at Malan Brenton.


    Sep 19 Dewey Beach, DE GoGirls @ Dewey Beach Music Conference
    Sep 20 Mt. Airy, MD Soda House Concerts
    Sep 21 Rockville, MD Benefit Concert @ Ted's 355 Diner
    Sep 25 Decatur, GA Eddie's Attic (w/ Lucy Wainwright Roche)
    Sep 26 Savannah, GA Sentient Bean
    Sep 27 Charleston, SC King Dusko (w/ A Fragile Tomorrow)
    Sep 28 Birmingham, AL Moonlight on the Mountain
    Oct 5 Chicago, IL Uncommon Ground on Clark
    Oct 6 Milwaukee, WI Anodyne Coffee
    Oct 7 Seattle, WA High Dive
    Oct 9 Portland, OR Mississippi Pizza
    Oct 10 Los Angeles, CA Genghis Cohen
    Oct 17 London, UK Cadogan Hall (w/ Rhydian Roberts)
    Oct 20 Glasgow, UK Royal Concert Hall (w/ Rhydian Roberts)
    Oct 21 Manchester, UK Bridgewater Hall (w/ Rhydian Roberts)
    Oct 26 Llandudno, UK Venue Cymru Theatre (w/ Rhydian Roberts)
    Oct 27 Cardiff Bay, UK Millenium Centre (w/ Rhydian Roberts)
    Oct 30 Hamden, CT The Outer Space (pending)
    Nov 1 New York, NY Le Poisson Rouge
    Nov 15 Waukegan, IL Genesee Theatre (w/ Judy Collins)
    Nov 16 Santa Fe, NM The Lensic Performing Arts Center (w/ Judy Collins)

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