Heart: Live at The Clay Center (Concert Review)

Charleston, WV — As the home of Chuck Yeager, West Virginia is accustomed to legends breaking the sound barrier. That was no sonic boom that shook The Clay Center tonight, however, it was the supersonic, aerodynamic voice of Heart’s Ann Wilson….

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Muruch.com’s RAINN Benefit Album & Fundraising Campaign Official Launch!


Muruch.com’s RAINN benefit album & fundraising campaign officially launches today! Donate $10 (or more) at Muruch.com’s RAINN.org fundraising page to receive your free digital edition of Muruch.com for RAINN. This magnificent 25-track album features:

Concrete Blonde’s Johnette Napolitano, Sandman author Neil Gaiman, Midlake, Flogging Molly, Poe, My Brightest Diamond, The Mynabirds, The Voice‘s Kat Robichaud, The Dresden Dolls’ Amanda Palmer, Man of Steel‘s Allison Crowe, Nashville songwriter Trent Dabbs, Meursault, Elysian Fields, Pamela Means, Fisher, Catie Curtis, Anielle Reid, Heidi Saperstein, Hannah Fury and poets Crystal Good, Kevin Kantor, V. C. McCabe and Clementine von Radics.

Cover Art by Muruch, Image ©Kate Zambrano

The album also includes a beautifully illustrated 40-page PDF liner notes booklet featuring the striking visual art of Sandman illustrator Dave McKean, Kate Zambrano, Mandy Tsung, Amber Ortalano, Mark Demsteader and Anna Dittman.

Great music and art for the greatest cause! You can read more about the songs and poems in the Press Release and Muruch.com’s RAINN fundraising page.

Video courtesy of Button Poetry

Anielle Reid: “Morality” Video Premiere!

We first introduced you to indie folk singer-banjoist Anielle Reid back in February as part of Muruch’s Surfacing series. Anielle has since then released her debut EP and we’re happy to premiere the video for the track “Morality” here on Muruch. Anielle has also contributed a beautiful, poignant song to Muruch.com’s for RAINN benefit album and fundraising campaign, which will officially launch this Wednesday, July 1st.

Morality Music Video
Cast: Pascal Yen-Pfister and Catherine Wilson
Director: Nori Mizukami
Editor: Victor Ilyukhin
DP: David Hines
Pa: Shiyi Wang
Filmed at Out of New York Studio

Press Release: Muruch.com’s RAINN Benefit Album (Johnette Napolitano, Neil Gaiman, Amanda Palmer, Poe, Flogging Molly, My Brightest Diamond & more!)

Johnette Napolitano, Neil Gaiman, Amanda Palmer, Poe, Flogging Molly and My Brightest Diamond among artists on Muruch.com’s RAINN benefit album

To celebrate 15 years of sharing great music in July, Muruch.com has partnered with RAINN.org for a fundraising campaign and digital benefit album of music, poetry and art. Muruch.com for RAINN features music and poetry by Concrete Blonde’s Johnette Napolitano, The Dresden Dolls’ Amanda Palmer, My Brightest Diamond, Poe, The Mynabirds, Celtic Punk band Flogging Molly, The Voice‘s Kat Robichaud, Man of Steel‘s Allison Crowe, Nashville songwriter Trent Dabbs, Sandman author Neil Gaiman, YouTube sensation Kevin Kantor and Ted Talker Crystal Good among many other talented musicians, poets and visual artists.

Cover Art by Muruch, Image ©Kate Zambrano

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