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 […]

Willie and Wynton Throw Down at Rose Theater

Here’s some bad looking but excellent-sounding video from last night’s show at the Rose Theater in NY. The concert is a tribute to Ray Charles, and the song that lead of last nights show was “Hallelujah, I Love Her So.” As Wynton explained the set list, it began with happy upbeat songs and headed into […]

Wynton Marsalis, "Brand Ambassador" for Movado

Movado ran this stylish ad in Sports Illustrated a few weeks ago.

Curious to see if there was any music on the site, I stopped by Movado, where he was listed as a Brand Ambassador along with a few other celebrities. It included a photo and a short (but very impressive) bio for Wynton.

Wynton […]