MPress Records Artist & Tour News: Catch The Buzz


IMA Winner

Seth's Song "Naia" Wins an IMA!

  • The Independent Music Awards (IMA) recently announced the winners for their 10th annual awards ceremony, and we are proud to announce that Seth Glier's song "Naia" has won for best songwriting in the love song category. "Naia" can be found on Seth's MPRESS debut The Trouble With People.

  • Single "Lauralee" added to USA TODAY's Listen Up Music Pick playlist. This placement was published in the physical copy of USA TODAY for February 22, 2011 and was promoted on the internet.

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  • On January 20th, just 14-days after entering the chart, "Lauralee" shot to the #1 spot on Clear Channel NEW! Discover & Uncover Adult Alternative Top 10 Chart, surpassing best-selling artists Mumford & Sons and Florence + the Machine. Syndicated to 45 national commerical radio stations, this program exposes Seth's music to 110 million Clear Channel listeners. The song remained at #1 for over a week and is still in the Top 20 over a month later.

  • Seth Glier's self-produced six-part The Next Right Thing webisode series garners over 3,000 views in one month on his YouTube Channel. The web-series is a behind-the-scenes account of the recording & writing process for six tracks on the record, watch them here.

  • Contact Melanie Rodriguez - for the latest buzz and publicity.

    Seth Glier

    Publicity Campaign Highlights

  • Seth's publicity campaign has been a home run, landing features & reviews in USA TODAY, Huffington Post, iTUNES Editorial, The Deli Magazine, Atlanta Music Guide, M Music & Musicians, The Examiner, Phillyburb, Blogcritics & more!

  • Visit the press section on for all the latest.

  • Not limited only to the Internet and print, Seth has also scored appearances on The CW Network (Chicago,IL) where he performed a rousing rendition of his single "Lauralee" with the Glenbrook South High School Singers and Fox News at Noon (Birmingham, AL).

  • The critics rave with sparkling reviews, quotes and comparisons to Billy Joel & Bruce Springsteen!

  • "this young blood wields an old-soul air...Discover a new generation of great with Seth Glier's 'The Next Right Thing'" - Huffington Post
  • "Singer with an exquisite tenor echoes Bruce Springsteen and Billy Joel." - USA TODAY
  • "Voices that transcend gender in their beauty... Seth has such a voice." - Atlanta Music Guide
  • "An adept song craftsman elegantly emotional vocalist...harkening back to early pop/rock tradition of Billy Joel and early Springsteen." - iTunes Editorial
  • "This is a young man with a distinctive voice, a falsetto that sticks to your ribs, and can he write songs." Blogcritics
  • "A rising force on the folk scene..." - Hartford Courant /
  • "swoon-worthy pop-rock falsetto; boston brilliance." -

  • Keep up with all the latest placements and quotes at or contact Melanie Rodriguez - for more info.

    Seth Glier

    Online Marketing Highlights

  • Seth's online marketing campaign, managed by APEX Exposure, has grown his presence on the Internet by leaps and bounds. This chart illustrates that growth in percentages and number of news fans.

  • Gained over 205,000 unique impressions through a number of strategic blog placements and use of TopSpin technology and social networks, has grown his email subscriber list by 115%.

  • Captivates over 35,000 viewers for two (2) one-hour video streams of acoustic performances on's homepage.

  • Lands Artist to Watch feature on Clear Channel NEW! Discover & Uncover for the month of January, remains featured for February and March.

  • Seth Glier

    Radio Waves

  • The Next Right Thing went for radio adds on January 17th; now less than 2 months later the record has been added and is currently in rotation at over 150 commercial, college & non-commercial radio stations!

  • Debuted on FMQB Public Breakout Chart and broke into College Music Journal's (CMJ) Top 200 chart.

  • Top 30 charting on stations in CA, CO, IL, IN, LA, MA, ME, MO, MC, NJ, NY, OH, PA, TX, WA & more.

  • Seth Glier
  • Seth appeared on indicator stations WFUV's (New York City) Sunday Breakfast Program and WXPN's (Philadephia, PA) World Cafe Live programs and most recently performed on WRNX (Amherst, MA)

  • Seth is always available for radio in-studio performances or phone interviews, please contact Marvin Miller to coordinate.

    Touring & In-stores

  • Heading for the West Coast! With the focus of the team at FLEMING Artists, Seth's touring plans will take him to the West Coast in May & December 2011, a slew of summer festivals and another headlining tour. Stay tuned to for updates.

  • Apple Store
  • Having appeared at the Apple Store (Boston, MA) and two Best Buy locations (NYC & Boston), Glier is eager to continue appear at retail store locations. With the coordinated efforts of distributors MVD and record label MPress Records a new hot sheet has been created for outreach to set up a comprehenisve in-store tour to coinside with his current tour schedule.

  • To request a copy of the hotsheet or to set up an in-store performance, please contact Marvin Miller .

    Apr 28 The Kent Stage (w/ Edwin McCain) Kent, OH 8:00 PM
    Apr 29 Club Cafe (w/ Chris Pureka) Pittsburg, PA 7:00 PM
    Apr 30 The Abbey Bar at Appalachian Brewing Company
    (w/ Ed Kowalczyk lead singer of LIVE)
    Harrisburg, PA 8:00 PM
    May 6 Infinity Hall (with Antigone Rising) Norfolk, CT 8:00 PM
    May 14 Next Stage (with Ellis Paul) Norfolk, CT 7:30 PM
    May 15 Kick Off Your Shoes Concerts North Boston, MA 8:00 PM
    May 27 Kerrville Folk Festival (w. Judy Collins, Susan Werner & More) Norfolk, CT 8:00 PM
    Jun 4 House Concert *Benefit for Cystic Fiberosis* North Andover, MA 5:00 PM
    Jun 10 House Concert Rutland, MA 8:00 PM
    Jun 11 Union Hall (w/ Livingston Taylor) Carlisle, MA 7:30 PM
    Jun 16 Hard Rock Cafe - Presented by WFIV i105 FM Gatlinburg, TN 9:00 PM
    Jun 18 The Knight Theater (@ Levine Center for the Arts) Charlotte, NC 8:00 PM
    Jun 19 Jammin Java (w/ David Berkley) Vienna, VA 7:30 PM
    Jun 24 The Ark (with Livingston Taylor) Ann Arbor, MI 8:00 PM
    Jun 25 Evening Muse Charlotte, NC/td> 8:00 PM
    Jul 16 Green River Festival (w/ Emmylou Harris, Old 97's & more) Greenfield, MA 6:00 PM
    Jul 17 Green River Festival (w/ Emmylou Harris, Old 97's & more) Greenfield, MA 7:00 PM
    Jul 22 Falcon Ridge Folk Festival (w/ Mary Chapin Carpenter, John Gorka & more) Hillsdale, NY 3:00 PM
    Jul 23 Falcon Ridge Folk Festival (w/ Mary Chapin Carpenter, John Gorka & more) Hillsdale, NY 3:00 PM
    Jul 24 Falcon Ridge Folk Festival (w/ Mary Chapin Carpenter, John Gorka & more) Hillsdale, NY 4:00 PM
    Jul 29 Rivermill at Dover Landing Dover, NH 8:00 PM
    Jul 30 Boothbay Harbor Opera House (w/ Liz Longley) Boothbay Harbor, ME 8:00 PM
    Jul 31 Rockwood Stage 2 New York, NY 9:30 PM
    Aug 12 One Longfellow Square (w/ David Wilcox) Portland, ME 8:00 PM
    Aug 26 Grounds For Sculpture Portland, ME 8:00 PM
    Aug 27 The Sanctuary "Most Wanted" (w/ Julie Gold & Amy Speace) Chatham, NJ 8:00 PM
    Sept 10 Driftwood Folk Cafe (w/ Liz Longely) Plymouth, MA 7:30 PM
    Sept 30 One Night Stand - Annapolis Area House Concert Davidsonwille, MD 7:30 PM
    Oct 1 Ram's Head Tavern (w/ Livingston Taylor) Annapolis, MD 8:00 PM
    Oct 8 Burlap & Bean (w/ Mia Dyson) Newton Square, PA 8:00 PM
    Oct 9 The Enoteca Kingston, NJ 8:00 PM
    Oct 14 Me & Thee Coffeehouse (w/ Liz Longley) Newton Square, PA 8:00 PM
    Oct 15 Monadnock Waldorf School Keene, NH 8:00 PM
    Dec 9 Cactus Cafe (w/ Ellis Paul) Austin, TX 8:00 PM
    Dec 10 Jefferson Freedom Cafe (w/ Ellis Paul) Fort Worth, TX 8:00 PM
    Dec 11 McGonigel's Mucky Duck (w/ Ellis Paul) Houston, TX 8:00 PM

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