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Claudia Schmidt Returns to St. Paul!

Claudia SchmidtClaudia Schmidt will be at the Celtic Junction on Saturday, September 20th with the Eight Head Band!  If you saw her at the Dakota in March in Minneapolis, then you know you're in for a treat. 

Claudia has been relentlessly touring behind her latest record, New Whirled Order and the beautiful Celtic Junction will be a spectacular venue to see Claudia! 

Click here for tickets and more info!

 


Paradise Outlaw Tour Dates & Video Premier!

Pieta Brown is proud to announce her fall tour behind her forthcoming album Paradise Outlaw!  In addition to her solo dates, she'll also join Iris Dement and Greg Brown on a handful of dates.  In anticipation of this Paste is unveiling another brand new video for "Before Gas and TV" from the record!

AUGUST
8/26/14 - Rockwood Music Hall - New York, NY

SEPTEMBER
9/19/14 - Music Box Supper Club - Cleveland, OH
9/20/14 - The Ark - Ann Arbor, MI
9/21/14 - City Winery - Chicago, IL

OCTOBER
10/3/14 - CSPS - Cedar Rapids, IA
10/10/14 - The Dakota - Minneapolis, MN
10/11/14 - The Root Note - La Crosse, WI
10/17/14 - Stoughton Opera House - Stoughton, WI
10/18/14 - Schuba’s - Chicago, IL
10/23/14 - Miner’s Foundry - Nevada City, CA
10/24/14 - Freight & Salvage - Berkeley, CA
10/25/14 - City Winery Napa - Napa, CA

NOVEMBER
11/14/14 - Club Passim - Cambridge, MA
11/15/14 - The Parlor Room - Northampton, MA
11/16/14 - One Longfellow Square - Portland, ME

11/19/14 - Jammin’ Java - Vienna, VA
11/20/14 - Sellersville Theater 1894 - Sellersville, PA
11/21/14 - World Cafe Live - Wilmington, DE
11/22/14 - Towne Crier Cafe - Beacon, NY
11/23/14 - City Winery NYC- New York, NY

DECEMBER
12/13/14 - The Englert (co-bill w/The Pines) - Iowa City, IA


All My Rain Video Premiers on The Current!

The Current recently premiered the first video from Pieta Brown's forthcoming album Paradise Outlaw on their blog! Pieta is creating a video for each song and this is an alluring first glimpse into these Lo-fi masterworks as well as listen to another great song from the record.  It's not out until September 30th, but you can pre-order Paradise Outlaw on iTunes today!


Dale Watson in Oxford American Texas Issue!

Oxford American Magazine has just announced that they will be publishing a special issue in December that shines a spotlight on Texas music.  Dale Watson, who will be featured in the issue, was on hand at the press conference along with Mathew McConaughey, Ray Wylie Hubbard, and Jason Roberts to announce this exciting project! 

 

 


New Pieta Brown Premiers on WXPN!

Pieta BrownPieta Brown's brand new song "Flowers of Love" is premiering on WXPN today!  Get a first glance at her forthcoming album, Paradise Outlaw (available Sept. 30th) which features some of her strongest and emotionally resonant compositions to date.  The record also features a duet with Amost Lee (Do You Know!) as well as guest vocals by Justin Vernon (Bon Iver).  "Paradise Outlaw came from a radically different place," says Brown about the record.  "I was thinking a lot about freedom, experimentation, poetry, folk songs, bending forms and voices.  I also wrote and delivered half the songs on the banjo, which was completely new for me."

Listen to the premiere on WXPN | Pre-order on iTunes

 


Red House Live is Back!

Red House LiveTickets for Red House Live from Landmark Center are now on sale!

For the fourth year in a row we're teaming up with our friends at the Landmark Center to present the popular "Red House Live" music series at the F.K. Weyerhaeuser Auditorium in the Landmark Center in downtown St. Paul. This year's line-up features Peter Ostroushko, Dean Magraw & Eric Kamau Grávátt (Weather Report), Ray Bonneville, and Claudia Schmidt!

The series takes place every third Friday of the month, September through December. Tickets to individual shows are $18 in advance/ $20 at the door, but you can buy the season pass to all four concerts for $60.

The music begins at 8 pm, but you're invited to join us at 7 pm for a cocktail hour with a cash bar and free hors d'ouvres provided by St. Paul's own Trotter's Café as well as a chance to meet the artist!

Thanks to our co-sponsors at KFAI-FM Radio, Trotter's Cafe, Great Waters Brewing Co., and Wells Pianos.

 

 


New Claudia Schmidt Single!

Claudia Schmidt - Timeless LoveClaudia Schmidt was recently asked to write a love song for the upcoming film "His Neighbor Phil" that was to be sung to an older couple in the film.  With little knowledge about the film, Claudia wrote "Timeless Love" which she sings IN the movie.

After performing the song live at her concerts, fans have been asking where they can get the new song?  Well, "Timeless Love" is now available for download on iTunes!