Astoria, New York (PressExposure) April 15, 2011 -- New York City based independent record label MPress Records celebrates the global release of flagship artist and founder Rachael Sage's latest record, "Delancey Street". MPress recently partnered with international record distributor ADA Global, and on May 30th the"Delancey Street" Deluxe edition will be released throughout Continental Europe and other select territories. Sage will support the release with an international tour, including stops in London, Paris, Hamburg and Amsterdam. Full tour dates listed below.
On the deluxe version of Sage's critically acclaimed "Delancey Street", international music fans will enjoy brand new packaging, artwork and additional tracks produced by legendary 14-time Grammy® Winner Phil Ramone (Billy Joel, Elton John). The album will be released in European markets including France, Germany, United Kingdom, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg and more!
Dates are still being added, so stay up to date by following Rachael on Twitter (@RachaelSage) or "Like" her Facebook fan page.
Delancey StreetAbout Rachael Sage & 'Delancey Street':
Self-taught pianist, poet and producer Rachael Sage radiates what MOJO Magazine calls "warm, intelligent...New York indie charm". An innovative, improvisational keyboardist, she performs over 150 dates a year throughout North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Recommended as a "Top Pick" by both the New York Daily News and Time Out in 2010, The Wall Street Journal also chose to profile her in support of her new album Delancey Street. This past summer, Sage returned to the world's largest arts festival, Edinburgh Fringe, where she performed a 2 week-long run of her original one-woman show to rave reviews.
A Grand Prize Winner in the John Lennon Songwriting Contest as well as a two-time Independent Music Award and OUTMusic Award winner, Sage has shared the stage with Marc Cohn, Ani DiFranco, Colin Hay, The Animals, Shawn Colvin and Judy Collins.
Early ink on 'Delancey Street':
"*****...crystalline vocals and untamed craftsmanship." - Maverick (UK)
"gently surprising, singular touches that come across as effortless...instinctive" - Irish Times (IRE)
"Sage sounds exactly like she looks: glamourous, sincere, sparkly and intelligent." - Music Week (UK)
"distinctive urban charm... Sage constructs a deft soundtrack that echoes a supper club." - The Dubliner (IRE)
"The next right thing you should do in your life is catch this show." Five Stars - Fringe Review(UK)
"a woman of many talents... Sage's music is honest, from the heart and relatable." - Entertainment Focus (UK)
"slick, confident & insanely fun to be a part of." - The New Current (UK)
"sweet melodies... enjoyable songs." - Record Collector (UK)
"foxy wit and undeniable talent." - Herald Scotland (UK)
"'Delancey Street' is a gem." - MOBO (UK) On Tour Now!
Apr 26 The Forge (w/ Mark Aaron James & Ruth Hammond) London, UK
Apr 30 Camden Eye - London, UK
May 1 - 9 TBD - Israel
May 11 Swan Bar - Paris, FR
May 12 Astra-Stube (w/ Amber Rubarth) - Hamburg, DE
May 13 Venue TBA - Netherlands
May 14 Venue TBA - Netherlands
May 15 Canvas op de 7e - Amsterdam, NL
May 17 NBI [Kulturbrauerel] (w/ Amber Rubarth) - Berlin, DE
May 18 Club Barinton (w/ Amber Rubarth) - Köln, DE
May 19 Steinbruch (w/ Amber Rubarth) - Duisburg, DE
May 21 XL Kunstmanifestatie (XL Art Exhibition) - Dronten, NL
May 26 The Bird Cage - Norwich, UK
May 28 Shakey's Upstairs @ Feisty Flanagan's - Chelmsford, Essex, UK
May 30 Castle Hotel - Manchester, UK
May 31 The Enterprise - London, UK