My Morning Download: “Seek and Hide” by Lucy Wainwright Roche ft. Colin Meloy (playing Burlap and Bean this Saturday night 9/14)

lucy2 Indie-folk singer-songwriter Lucy Wainwright Roche is releasing a new album, There’s A Last Time For Everything, on October 15th. She plays Burlap and Bean this Saturday, September 14th and will be on the Women’s Music Hour tomorrow with XPN Morning Show host Michaela Majoun in th 9 P.M. hour. The daughter of Suzzy Roche and Loudon Wainwright III, Lucy’s sophomore record was inspired by a trip to Nashville where Lucy worked with a friend, collaborator and producer, Jordan Brooke Hamlin. There’s an excellent cover of Robyn’s dance hit “Call Your Girlfriend” on the album Lucy also has several guest vocalists on the album including Colin Meloy of The Decemberists and Mary Chapin Carpenter. Below, download “Seek and Hide,” featuring Meloy on backing vocals. Go here for tickets and more information about Lucy’s show on Saturday night at Burlap and Bean.

Purchase There’s A Last Time For Everything here


Tonight’s Concert Picks: Kishi Bashi at the First Unitarian Church, XPN Welcomes Jeff Mangum to The Strand, XPN Welcomes Rufus Wainwright to the McCarter Theater, Cheers Elephant at Johnny Brenda’s

Violinist, singer and composer Kishi Bashi performs at the First Unitarian Church tonight.  Using his violin as a starting point, Bashi creates entirely new universes in his compositions with swirling loop sequences, layered vocals and atmospheric synth backdrops.  In addition to touring and collaborating with of Montreal, Regina Spektor, The Barr Brothers and Sondre Lerche, the Seattle native takes his sonic creations to new heights with occasional solo recordings like 2012’s 151a LP.  Tickets and information for tonight’s all-ages show with Plume Giant can be found here.  Watch Kishi Bashi perform “Manchester” from 151a below.

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