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Wednesday, November 7 2012

“You Leave Having Traveled a Distance”: An Interview with Tift Merritt

One of the artists who made alt-country cool opens up about the journeys she traveled on her new record, Traveling Alone.

Monday, June 21 2010

Just the Elemental Essentials: An Interview with Tift Merritt

By stripping down her new songs to just the elemental essentials, Tift Merritt has found a confident and assured voice four albums into her career.

Monday, February 25 2008

I Felt Like Another Country Myself: An Interview with Tift Merritt

PopMatters talks to Merritt in a revealing and engrossing discussion. She gives insight into her art, her career, and how the two are sometimes at odds with one another.


Thursday, November 1 2012

Tift Merritt: Traveling Alone

New surroundings and a "dream band" serve as inspiration for Tift Merritt's latest gem.

Thursday, July 8 2010

Tift Merritt: See You on the Moon

Another strong Tift Merritt record with its own distinct personality. Hopefully, we don't start taking these for granted.

Sunday, August 2 2009

Tift Merritt: Buckingham Solo

Alt-country songbird flies solo on an excellent live album.

Sunday, February 24 2008

Tift Merritt: Another Country

Another Country is nothing short of stunning in its candor, simplicity, and grace.

Monday, November 22 2004

Tift Merritt: Tambourine


Friday, August 22 2014

Ragamala Dance with Rudresh Mahanthappa: Lincoln Center 'Out of Doors' 2014 (Photos)

In concert with the Asia Society, Lincoln Center held the world premiere of 'Song of the Jasmine', a collaboration between the Ragamala Dance group and jazz musician Rudresh Mahanthappa.

Friday, July 27 2012

Tift Merritt - Traveling Alone (new album / stream / tour dates)

Tift Merritt Traveling Alone (Yep Roc) Release date: 2 October Tift Merritt has a busy autumn ahead of her with her new album Traveling Alone hitting


Friday, January 21 2011

Folk-rock meets classical, with surprising results

RALEIGH, N.C. — To even the playing field between a folk guitarist and a classical pianist, ask the guitarist to read music and the pianist

Friday, February 29 2008

Tift Merritt has a new address, a new album and a new outlook

[Photo Gallery] Tift Merritt strolls toward the Hudson River in her quiet West Village neighborhood. Having moved here just a few months earlier, the North

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