New York, NY (December 11, 2012) – Today, December 11, Artists Den Records will release Live from the Artists Den: 2012, an incredible new collection of live songs from the acclaimed public television series Live from the Artists Den. The album includes spectacular performances by such stars as nine-time Grammy winner Norah Jones, multiplatinum rocker Kid Rock, and vocal virtuoso Rufus Wainwright. All of the tracks were culled from episodes of the series that broadcast in 2012 and recorded during once-in-a-lifetime shows at unique, historic venues across America. The album will be available for purchase at http://bit.ly/YIBYKQ .
Norah Jones’ “Say Goodbye” from season 5 is available for streaming via soundcloud HERE.
Songs by Death Cab For Cutie, The Fray, The Wallflowers, Iron & Wine, Amos Lee, and Mayer Hawthorne are also featured, in addition to a bonus, untelevised track by rising Northern Irish band Two Door Cinema Club, whose stripped-down contribution was recorded as part of the Artists Den’s new Spotlight online concert series.
Live from the Artists Den is a three-time New York Emmy®-nominated music television series that features popular recording artists performing in non-traditional settings throughout North America. Live from the Artists Den aired its 5th season nationally on public television in 2012, has expanded digitally through Hulu, Pandora, and Vevo, and is now broadcast internationally in Germany, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Israel and Latin America. Featured artists have included Adele, Robert Plant, Ben Harper, Ringo Starr, Raphael Saadiq, Corinne Bailey Rae, the Black Crowes, Alanis Morissette, Tori Amos, and Elvis Costello. Featured venues have included Graceland, the first art museum in America, a Masonic temple, a former Archdiocese cathedral, a 1930s silent movie theater, the world’s oldest merchant sailing vessel, the New York Public Library, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. A full listing of previously featured artists, TV episodes, and venues can be viewed at artistsden.com.
Live from the Artists Den: 2012
1. “Out of the Game” Rufus Wainwright
2. “Say Goodbye” Norah Jones
3. “You Are A Tourist” Death Cab For Cutie
4. “Born Free” Kid Rock
5. “Heartbeat” The Fray
6. “Love Is A Country” The Wallflowers
7. “Rabbit Will Run” Iron & Wine
8. “Street Corner Preacher” Amos Lee
9. “The Walk” Mayer Hawthorne
10. “Sleep Alone” (Bonus Track) Two Door Cinema Club