MPressFest SXSW 2014 Recap
On Saturday, March 15th we held our 8th annual SXSW Official Day Party at the Soho Lounge in Austin. Everybody agreed it was our best yet! Check out our full recap including a photo gallery and video featuring Mia Dyson, The Parlotones, Rachael Sage & The Sequins, JP Hoe, Seth Glier, A Fragile Tomorrow and Danielle Howle + Firework Show.
Special thanks to all the artists who participated, Whole Foods, SXSW staff and our sponsors: Soho Lounge, Blurt Magazine, Planetary Group, The Deli, M Music & Musicians, and Rocki!
Rachael Sage NYC EP Release Party At SubCulture May 8
Award-winning songwriter debuts "New Destination" EP, offers free copies to attendees.
New York, NY: Prolific songstress Rachael Sage debuts at SubCulture on Thursday, May 8th at 7:30pm for the hometown celebration of her 11th release "New Destination", available worldwide on May 6. Sage will bring her unique brand of infectious melodies and poetic lyrics to the stage via her innovative keyboard playing and delicate guitar work. She'll be supported by stellar local band-mates: cellist Ward Williams (Brandi Carlile), violinist Kelly Halloran (G. Love), and drummer Andy Mac (Deni Bonet). Tickets are available now and all attendees will receive a free copy of the new EP.
Lifetime’s “Dance Moms” Features A Record Seven
Songs By Rachael Sage In Season 4
New York, NY - Award-winning singer-songwriter and former School Of American Ballet dancer Rachael Sage has a record seven songs featured in season 4 of Lifetime TV's #1 unscripted program "Dance Moms", airing now on Tuesdays at 9pm ET/PT. Sage's song "Birthday" from her critically acclaimed 10th album Haunted By You appeared in the season premiere on Jan 1st and propelled the song into the Top 50 of the iTunes Singer/Songwriter Songs Chart. Six additional placements followed including five more songs from that record, as well as a "Down My Spine" from 1998's Smashing the Serene. Then on March 25th "Frost" from 2003's Public Record aired to 1.98 million viewers, in episode 13 that re-airs April 1st at 8pm ET/PT.
Seth Glier Invited To Perform For House Majority Leader Eric Cantor and Senator Mark Warner at ChildFund International’s 75th Anniversary
New York, NY: Grammy® Nominated singer-songwriter Seth Glier will perform for House Majority Leader Eric Cantor and Senator Mark Warner at ChildFund International’s 75th Anniversary dinner on April 4th at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Glier, who is a LIVE! artist partner with the organization, was invited to perform for the celebratory dinner that will benefit Just Read! ChildFund’s literacy program in the U.S. For more information, please visit:
Rachael Sage Rolling Out New Single & EP With Premiere on American Songwriter
Newly Confirmed Tour and Festival Dates for the Spring Including SXSW
American Songwriter has premiered Rachael Sage's brand-new single, the title track from her forthcoming EP "New Destination". The track drew inspiration from Carole King’s Broadway musical “Beautiful.” After Sage left the show with an “I Feel The Earth Move” feeling, she was determined to write an upbeat groove-tune on the piano with a classic, pop hook. It was recorded with producer Barb Morrison (Deborah Harry, Rufus Wainwright). The song features Rachael on keys and vocals, as well as cellist Ward Williams (Sara Bareilles), drummer Andy Mac, and Barb Morrison on guitar and bass.
Rachael kicks off her Spring tour at SXSW and travels to Arizona, California, Florida and more. Click here to read more & download the track free.
MPress Records Hosts MPressFest SXSW 2014
8th Annual Official SXSW Day Party Saturday, March 15, 12 PM – 5:30 PM @ The Soho Lounge, Austin, TX
New York, NY – MPress Records is proud to present its 8th annual official SXSW party: MPressFest, named a “Winner” by SXSW Examiner. The party takes place at The Soho Lounge in Austin, Texas on Saturday, March 15th at 12:00pm and features an exceptional international lineup including Australian rocker Mia Dyson, South Africa’s The Parlotones, Rachael Sage and The Sequins, Seth Glier, A Fragile Tomorrow, Danielle Howle + Firework Show, and JP Hoe. Sponsored by M Music & Musicians Magazine, Blurt Magazine, Planetary Group and The Deli Magazine and ROCKI, this event is open to the public; entry, food and drinks are free, but you must RSVP. Please visit bit.ly/MPresssxsw2014 to RSVP.
Click here to check out our MPressFest SXSW 2014 Twitter Contest to win a brand new ROCKI, a fresh new wireless music system – the winner will be announced at the show.
Seth Glier's Grammy® Nominated Album Featured On Lifetime TV's 'Dance Moms'
New York, NY – The title track from Seth Glier's Grammy® nominated album "The Next Right Thing", was featured in Lifetime TV's show "Dance Moms", in the first place winning group dance performance. In just over 24 hours of the show's airing on Jan. 28, 2014, Glier's song has shot up the iTunes Singer Songwriter Top 200 Chart to #29. In addition to "The Next Right Thing" airing in this week's segment of Dance Moms (episode 5), the Abby Lee Dance Company also performed and won to Glier's song "Stars & Glitter", from his latest album "Things I Should Let You Know" at the Masters of Dance Arts Competition.
Rachael Sage at Sundance Film Festival
Rachael has just confirmed two appearances at the Access Film Music Showcase in Park City, UT during the Sundance Film Festival.
Thursday, Jan. 23, 8pm
Saturday, Jan. 25, 6pm
Access Film Music Festival Week Showcase
352 Main Street
Park City, Utah
If you are attending Sundance and would like to arrange a meeting with Rachael and MPress while in Park City, please email: email@example.com
Lifetime’s “Dance Moms” Features Music By Rachael Sage In Season 4 Premiere
Award-winning songwriter and former professional ballet dancer lands prime music placement, reinforcing growing connection to dance competition community
New York, NY: Music by singer-songwriter and former ballet dancer Rachael Sage has been featured in Lifetime Network’s popular reality show “Dance Moms”, in the season premiere on January 1st, New Years Day, and will also be featured later in the season. “Dance Moms” stars Maddie Ziegler and Chloe Lukasiak perform routines to two different songs from Rachael’s milestone 10th album “Haunted By You” including a solo to the song “Birthday” by Maddie in episode 1 and a duet to the song “Confession” in episode 8. The new season of “Dance Moms” premiered on Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 9pm PT/ET, with new episodes airing on Tuesdays at 9pm ET/PT.
MPress Records & Spin Cycle NYC Present: 2014 APAP Showcase
Featuring Rachael Sage & The Sequins Plus Special Guests Gregory Douglass and Trevor Exter
New York, NY - MPress Records and Spin Cycle NYC present an APAP 2014 showcase at the Laurie Beechman Theatre (407 W. 42nd St.) in New York City on Saturday, January 11th, 7-9pm. Featuring Rachael Sage & The Sequins plus special guests Gregory Douglass and Trevor Exter, this year's event promises to be every bit as captivating as last year's sold-out MPress Records APAP showcase at The Cutting Room. Admission is free for APAP badge holders, but advance reservation is required to RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org. While part of the APAP conference, this event is open to the public and limited tickets are available in advance for $25, here or by calling (212) 352-3101.