Desert Island List – Miri, Recording Artist

I love music and these are a few of my favorites: 1. These Days, Nico – I discovered this song was written by Jackson Browne when he was sixteen. The words are so beautifully melancholic and the way Nico sings it gets me every time. 2. Night to Remember, Cyndi Lauper – I heard this album when it…

Indie Artist Spotlight: Miri

Miri is not your typical pop-diva. She doesn’t need outrageous costumes or tabloid stories to fuel her career. Her music speaks for itself. Miri’s stunning debut album, Canvas, (available on iTunes) takes listeners on an aural journey filled with smooth grooves, hypnotic beats, and angelic vocals. Currently writing and recording new material for an upcoming…

Sunday Grooves – 04/10/11

I’m constantly listening to music for inspiration and enjoyment. Each Sunday, I will share 10 songs that have influenced me during the week. 1. “Rossignol” by Lionel Louke 2. “Blues for Modern Man” by Bobby Broom 3. “Eyes Without a Face” by Billy Idol 4. “I Believe in You” by Black Dub 5. “No Shoes”…

Solving a Mystery in a New Orleans Record Store

As you know, I love music. That’s why it is always a treat when I find a real record store. While in New Orleans, I happened to stumble upon Peaches Records. When I walked in, I felt like I had died and gone to music heaven. The store stocked not only CDs, but also vinyl…