MPress Artist & Tour News: Catch The Buzz
January 2011 Buzz
54th Grammy Awards
Seth Glier's The Next Right Thing is nominated for a Grammy for Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical, along with engineers Kevin Killen, Brendon Muldowney and John Shyloski. Glier will attend the February 12, 2012 ceremonies in Los Angeles, and is available for interviews between now and then.
Seth Cohen PR was brought on to bolster the Grammy nomination campaign. The well-respected publicist has been reaching out to local, national and regional media outlets to gain coverage of Seth's nomination.
This is Glier and MPress Records' first nomination. Executive producer and label owner Rachael Sage will also be attending the ceremonies. Do you know a media outlet attending the Grammy ceremonies or opportunities for nominees? Reach out to Melanie Rodriguez to coordinate media opportunities in Los Angeles.
Glier on the small screen
Glier was recently featured by local Springfield Massachusetts ABC-TV affiliate in this lengthy segment about his Grammy nomination, performed "Walk Katie Home" on the nationally syndicated WGN-TV's Midday Mix and played "Lauralee" on Louisville ABC affiliate Great Day Live!
Back to the studio
This month Glier headed back to the studio to start working on his third MPress release at Spirithouse Music studios in Northampton, MA.
Seth Performs at the Ann Arbor Folk Festival
On January 28th, Glier opened the show at the 35th annual Ann Arbor Folk Festival at The Hill Auditorium. AnnArbor.com's Roger LeLievre say Glier's "beautiful, sweet falsetto" make him an "artist to watch".
Glier performed on the second and final day of the festival which showcased talent like Emmylou Harris, Glen Campbell and Nanci Griffith; as well as newcomers Caravan of Thieves, Sarah Jarosz and Joe Henry.
Seth Glier Hits The West Coast With Folk Icon Ani DiFranco
After doing a few gigs together last year, Glier and DiFranco are back on the road together again for a string of dates this Spring on the West Coast. This will be Glier's first time in the following West Coast markets, and who better to be on a bill with than Ani DiFranco.
Mar. 27th - The Fillmore - San Francisco, CA
Mar. 29th - The Uptown Theater - Napa, CA
Mar. 31st - Roseland Theater - Portland, OR
Apr. 1st - The Showbox - Seattle, WA
||The Strutt (w/ Steve Leaf)
||The Inside Out Gallery
||Traverse City, MI
||Six String Concerts (w/ Cheryl Wheeler)
||Jammin Java (w/ Lucy Wainwright Roche)
||Tin Angel (w/ Josh Shurr)
||Rockwood Music Hall
||New York, NY
||Bread & Butter Farm
||New Hope Winery
||New Hope, PA
||Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Benefit
||Kirk Avenue Music Hall
||St. Petersburg, FL
||Lyric Theatre (w/ Livingston Taylor) *2 shows!
||MPressFest SXSW 2011 – Soho Lounge
||The Lauter Tun
||The Fillmore (w/ Ani DiFranco)
||San Francisco, CA
||The Uptown Theatre (w /Ani DiFranco)
||Roseland Theater (w/ Ani Difranco)
||The Showbox (w/ Ani DiFranco)
||Fremont Abbey Arts Center
||Ann Arbor, MI
||The Balcony @ Oneonta Theatre
||Paula’s House Concerts
||Severna Park, MD
||The Sanctuary Concerts (w/ Julie Gold)
||Acoustic Long Island @ Historic Deepwells Mansion
||St. James, NY
||The Center For Arts Natick (w/ Liz Longley)
||Katherine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center
||Old Saybrook, CT
||Oswego Music Hall
||Grounds for Sculpture
||Trinity House Theatre
||Iron Horse Music Hall
||Uncle Calvin’s Coffeehouse
||Onion Creek House Concerts
On Tour Now! Visit www.sethglier.com/tour
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