Natalie Merchant Returns with "Leave Your Sleep" on 4/13

"Leave Your Sleep" (Nonesuch Records)

“This new collection of songs, Leave Your Sleep, is my first studio album since 2003. It is the most elaborate project I have ever completed or imagined” – Natalie Merchant

Amazingly, one of the first bios for her old band 10,000 Maniacs includes dub and reggae as influences. Reggae […]

Beacon Theatre Taunts Fate with Friday the 13th Reopening

The Beacon Theatre, located on Broadway and 75th Street in Manhattan, is reopening tonight after a multimillion dollar renovation that has shuttered the longtime concert venue for the past seven months.

The Re-Gilded Beacon Theater (NY Times)

According to an article in the New York Times, no expense was spared in replacing seats, restoring […]