This fall, New York singer-songwriter Regina Spektor returned with Remember Us To Life — her first album in four years and best album in ten. The LP is a showcase of Spektor’s strengths: lushly orchestrated indie pop, irresistible earworm hooks, storytelling songwriting with striking intimacy and a left-of-center perspective. And as much as we’re excited to have new music from this critical darling of the indie aughties in our headphones again, we’re equally looking forward to seeing her onstage. Continue reading →
Philly-based jazz-pop artist Anjuli Josephine has released a catchy new single, “Can’t Keep Up” this month alongside its sister track, “Words To Say This.” The soulful Canadian born singer-songwriter, who easily draws comparison to artists like Regina Spektor and KT Tunstall, has been enjoying success playing the local circuit over the last two months and is currently at work on her debut album. Josephine will be playing at The Fire Friday, November 2nd; details for the 21+ show are available here. Check out “Can’t Keep Up” below.
Tonight at 10 p.m. Regina Spektor will perform a concert presented by NPR Music from Le Poisson Rouge in New York. The show will be hosted by World Cafe’s David Dye and Rita Houston of WFUV and will be broadcast live on WXPN. Spektor’s new album What We Saw From The Cheap Seats is out now on Sire Records. Below, listen to a few songs from Spektor’s new album.
Dar Williams performs at 8 p.m. Friday, May 11th, at World Cafe Live At The Queen; tickets to the all-ages show are $31-$41.
Regina Spektor performs with Only Son at 8 p.m. Saturday, May 12th, at Tower Theatre; tickets to the all-ages show are $36-$74.
Ingrid Michaelson performs with Scars On 45 at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, May 12th, at Electric Factory; tickets to the all-ages show are SOLD OUT.
M. Ward performs with Lee Ranaldo Band at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, May 12th, at Union Transfer; tickets to the all-ages show are $22-$25.
Esperanza Spalding performs at 8 p.m. Sunday, May 13th, at Electric Factory; tickets to the all-ages show are $30.
WXPN Welcomes Regina Spektor to the Tower Theatre on Saturday, May 12th. Spektor’s new album, What We Saw From The Cheap Seats is being released on May 29th. Tickets to the show go on sale today at 10 am. Go here for tickets and more information about the show. Below, listen to two new songs from Spektor’s forthcoming album and watch the video for “All The Rowboats.”