Posts By: Anna VanValkenburgh

NPR Promotes Kaia Kater’s Upcoming Album, Strange Medicine

The NPR staff shared their excitement for 50 albums that will be released this Spring; one of those albums being Strange Medicine by Kaïa Kater. They wrote: “One of Americana’s most thoughtful and inventive artists returns after six years with a meditation on those who’ve survived and thrived against marginalization and oppression. Guests include Taj Read more | NPR "Taylor Swift, Beyoncé and 50 more albums coming out this spring"

Nathalie Joachim Review in The New York Times

Nathalie Joachim’s ‘Ki moun ou ye’ received praise in a recent article by The New York Times titled “5 Classical Music Albums You Can Listen to Right Now.” Read the full article here: https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/29/arts/music/february-classical-albums.html For more info and upcoming tour dates for Nathalie Joachim visit her artist page here. Read more

Les Savy Fav Announce New LP and US Dates

Following the release of their first new music in 14 years, Les Savy Fav is back again, to announce their second single “Guzzle Blood”, from upcoming LP OUI, LSF, due out May 10th via French Kiss/The Orchard.  Watch the video for “Guzzle Blood”: Alongside the announcement of new music, Les Savy Fav share new shows throughout the Read more

NEW SIGNING: RONNIE BAKER BROOKS

We are pleased to announce the exclusive worldwide representation of Chicago’s blues powerhouse Ronnie Baker Brooks. Son of Lonnie Brooks, Ronnie is his own bluesman: a blistering guitarist, an innovative, boundary-pushing songwriter and an intensely soulful vocalist. A new release is planned for this fall on Alligator Records, his debut for the label. “In Ronnie Read more

Rhiannon Giddens Plays Banjo + Viola on BEYONCE’s “Texas Hold ‘Em”

The inviting banjo intro in Beyonce’s new single, “Texas Hold ‘Em,” is played by none other than Rhiannon Giddens. Giddens continues on banjo and viola throughout the track. Variety’s statement on the song and Giddens’ feature as follows: “There’s one more thing that seems likely to be a throughline through this project, and it’s the Read more | Beyonce's "Texas Hold 'Em"

Les Savy Fav Share “Legendary Tippers”

Les Savy Fav release first new music in 14 years, “Legendary Tippers” via Frenchkiss Records. Singer Tim Harrington describes the song by stating, “The guitars have this offhanded virtuoso thing going. Seth had stacked all of these semi-improvised scratch tracks into a demo. When I got them, I was immediately drawn to the manic pile-up of using them all, Read more | Les Savy Fav's "Legendary Tippers"

NEW SIGNING: ANA POPOVIC

We are excited to welcome Ana Popovic to our roster for exclusive representation in North America. The award-winning, genre-bending guitarist and vocalist blends smoking electric funk and slide guitar, jazzy instrumentals and a tight blues groove with soulful, feminine vocals. Add to the mix her incredible stage presence, all of which makes her an irresistible force Read more | Ana Popovic

Michael Shannon & Jason Narducy on Late Night with Seth Meyers

Michael Shannon & Jason Narducy stopped by Late Night With Seth Meyers to perform R.E.M.’s iconic debut single, “Radio Free Europe,” ahead of their February 2024 tour in celebration of R.E.M.’s celebrated 1983 debut album, Murmur. Alongside the performance, Shannon and Narducy also took to the Late Night couch as guests for the night’s show. Watch the full interview here: See their performance of “Radio Free Europe” Read more