Rachael Sage & MPress Records at NERFA (Northeast Regional Folk Alliance) 2013
From Nov. 7–10, Rachael will be attending and showcasing at NERFA, at the Hudson Valley Resort in Kerhonkson, NY. She'll be playing as a duo with violinist Kelly Halloran, and performing several showcases throughout the weekend.
On Saturday, Nov. 9 from 12:15-1:45 pm, Rachael will also be speaking on a NERFA panel entitled "Licensing and Publishing", exploring such topics as performing rights organizations (PRO's), self-publishing, and licensing for film/television.
MPress Records has a table in the Exhibit Hall, with details on Rachael's upcoming album and our brand-new New Arrivals compilation, as well as info on Melissa Ferrick and Seth Glier.
NY1 News: Manhattan-Based Label Organizes Sandy Relief Benefit Album
MPress Records' Rachael Sage Talks to NY1's Cheryl Wills about New Arrivals Vol 5
New York local news channel NY1 News talked with our own Rachael Sage about the New Arrivals Vol 5: Artists For Hurricane Sandy Relief. Watch the piece that aired all weekend long, featuring "Turn It Around" by Brooklyn's Lucius.
Physical pre-orders are available now for holiday delivery, click here for more details.
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Seth Glier Partners with ChildFund International for Things I Should Let You Know Tour
Set to bring hope and stop the cycle of poverty on his Nation-wide CD release tour
New York, NY – Grammy® nominated singer-songwriter Seth Glier joins forces with ChildFund International, for his current Things I Should Let You Know CD Release tour, taking on the role of artist partner with the organization. Seth is offering a free signed CD to every new ChildFund child sponsor, and will be looking forward to meeting each new child sponsor during post-show meet & greets. His concerts from now throughout 2014 will help to showcase the work that this great organization does and encourage his fans to reach out to children in crisis and living in poverty by sponsoring children in need.
MPress Records' UK Invasion!
Three Great Release Available int UK & Ireland 10/20/13!
On Oct. 20th, three great MPress titles from Melissa Ferrick & Seth Glier will be available on iTunes in the UK. Including Melissa's latest Alt-Country/Americana "the truth is", featuring some of the lushest, brightest songs of her 20-year career; her MPress debut and Billboard charting "Still Right Here", a sonically rich, emotionally intense album with guest performances by Ani DiFranco and Kaki King; and Grammy nominee Seth Glier's critically acclaimed "Things I Should Let You Know", steeped in all the most gorgeous aspects of Americana, folk, blues, pop and soul.
Available for pre-order now!
Melissa Ferrick "the truth is"
Melissa Ferrick "Still Right Here"
Seth Glier "Things I Should Let You Know"
MPress Records Announces Powerhouse Line-Up on Hurricane Sandy Benefit CD
New Arrivals Vol 5: Artists For Hurricane Sandy Relief To Benefit Three NYC-Area Charities Set For Early Digital Release On October 29th.
New York, NY – MPress Records announces the final line-up of the 5th installment in its charity compilation series, New Arrivals Vol. 5: Artists For Hurricane Sandy Relief (Due out Oct. 29th digitally, and January 14th physically). Conceived by MPress founder Rachael Sage and culled from over 1,000 submissions, "NAV5" features a wealth of international indie talent including: rising Brooklyn-based band Lucius; acclaimed NYC singer-songwriters Lucy Wainwright Roche and Ari Hest; UK folk-pop artists Polly Paulusma and Stephen Langstaff; and a bonus track by Grammy® Winner Paula Cole. 100% of all funds collected from the sale of this compilation benefit three NYC-based charities that are still continuing to serve communities affected by Hurricane Sandy: The Red Hook Initiative (Brooklyn), Project Hospitality Staten Island Hurricane Relief Fund (Staten Island) and Graybeards (The Rockaways).
Rachael Sage Returns To NYC's Café Carlyle For One Night Only, 11/21
10th Anniversary Celebration Of Sage's Album
Rachael Sage returns to the renowned Café Carlyle – known for featuring top musical talents such as Woody Allen, Cyndi Lauper and Judy Collins – on Thursday, November 21st to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of her album “Public Record”. Her most popular album to date, “Public Record” contains many fan-favorites by the New York based singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, who co-produced the album in 2003 with Grammy® Winner Andy Zulla (Rod Stewart, Kelly Clarkson).
Read more about this special peformance here.
Live DVD Recorded at Rockwood Music Hall Available Now!
Take Offs & Landings, Live In New York City was filmed at Rockwood Music Hall on 11/11/11, just about a month before singer-songwriter Seth Glier received his first Grammy nomination. Available on DVD, Take Offs & Landings features the full 45 minute concert performance with special behind the scenes shots and interviews with Seth Glier and his longtime collaborator Ryan Hommel. Directed by Zachary Sweeney, mixed by John Shyloski.
Seth Glier returns Rockwood Music Hall on Friday, October 4th, visit www.sethglier.com for more details.
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Rachael Sage's "Haunted By You" now available on MelOn, the biggest music service in Korea!
Rachael Sage's milestone 10th album "Haunted By You" is now officially available in Korea on top online music streaming and digital music retailer, MelOn. The first of MPress Records' catalog to be distributed in the territory, "Haunted By You" release features the artwork created for the US vinyl release by Seoul resident artist Oliver Cartright and Rachael Sage. Click here to see Rachael featured in their new releases along with Britney Spears, Elton John and MGMT! "Haunted By You" is also available on Korean music services Ollech Music and Naver Music.
Melissa Ferrick's "the truth is" Fall 2013 Tour
U.S. Tour Dates Confirmed With Ani DiFranco
Boston-based singer/songwriter Melissa Ferrick confirms more U.S. dates for her the truth is CD Release Tour, including shows with Ani DiFranco and Anne Heaton. MPress Records released "the truth is", the latest album from the acclaimed multi-instrumentalist in early June. The album premiered with WNYC's "Soundcheck" and the official music video for the track “Home,” directed by Nick Clark, premiered via the Wall Street Journal. Ferrick celebrates by extending the CD release tour through the year, taking her to markets she hasn't been to in years. Full list of tour dates at MelissaFerrick.com.
New Arrivals: Vol. 5 Submissions Extended to August 20th
MPress Records has extended submissions through August 20, 2013 for Volume 5 of their New Arrivals charity compilation series. 100% of the proceeds from New Arrivals: Vol. 5 (NAV5) will benefit the following Hurricane Sandy Relief organizations: The Red Hook Initiative (Brooklyn), Project Hospitality Staten Island Hurricane Relief Fund (Staten Island) and Graybeards (The Rockaways). The NYC-based independent label has just launched an international search for rising artists in various genres to be on the compilation, via the Sonicbids online submission platform. AAA, Singer-Songwriter, Americana, Rock and Pop submissions highly encouraged, but all styles of music are welcome and will be considered. (For more details visit: http://bit.ly/MPR_NAV5.)