Martha Wainwright Writing Memoir

23rd March 2014 -

 News

Folk star Martha Wainwright is adding author to her resume to pen her first memoir.The Far Away artist has landed a deal with publishers at Flatiron Books for Stories I Might Regret Telling You, which...

Martha Wainwright Gives Concert Tickets To Hospital Staff

19th August 2013 -

 News

Singer Martha Wainwright gave away tickets to her show in London on Saturday night (17Aug13) to the medical staff who helped save her son's life.The star gave birth to her little boy Arcangelo, now three,...

Delphic, Ed Harcourt And Wave Machines Added To Inaugural Summercamp Line-Up 2013

19th June 2013 -

 Press

Liverpool's newest urban festival of food, music and art is proud to announce the latest additions to its programme with more tasty morsels added to both the food and music line-ups of Summercamp, which takes...

Kelly Rowland: Destiny's Child could make new album

12th April 2013 -

 News

Kelly Rowland says Destiny's Child could make another album together. The 32-year-old singer reunited with her former bandmates during Beyonce's half-time Super Bowl show in February and Kelly insists there's a chance they could work...

Fascinating Fact: 3600749

11th April 2013 -

 News

Kelly Rowland, Rita Ora and Martha Wainwright were the star performers at the fourth annual Elle Women in Music concert in New York City on Wednesday (10Apr13). Katy Perry, Britney Spears and Barbra Streisand were...

The Hop Farm Festival 2013 Initial Line-Up Announced!

26th March 2013 -

 Press

The Hop Farm Music Festival, Kent's number one festival, will be take place on the 5th and 6th July 2013. The festival will offer two days of music for up to 10,000 people. Headliners have...

Wilderness Festival 2013: Martha Wainwright, Sam Lee, The Bees And London Grammar Added To The Line-Up

22nd March 2013 -

 Press

The award-winning, Wilderness festival, has today expanded its dynamic musical line-up for 2013, welcoming an array of exceptional talent to its carefully curatedmain stage. This year it is proud to welcome the raw talent of...

Album Release Highlights: Jason Aldean, Jason Lytle, Scotty McCareery, Martha Wainwright (Oct 16, 2012)

16th October 2012 -

 News

Jason Aldean is already sitting pretty at the top of the country music singles charts, with ‘Take A Little Ride’ and this week, he’s looking to do the same with his album, Night Train. It’s...

Kt Tunstall's Greenland Panic

21st September 2010 -

 News

KT Tunstall turned to dance music after having a crisis of confidence in Greenland. The Scottish folk rocker said she had a revelation while on a visit to the icy country, which she attended with...

Wainwright Had 'No Shame' Chasing Crushes

26th July 2010 -

 News

Singer MARTHA WAINWRIGHT has had a number of "serious unrequited crushes" in her past - and insists she's used to chasing men who are "completely unattainable and uninterested".The folk star admits she has never been...

The Things They Say 17447

26th July 2010 -

 News

"It's really a selfish move. I'm just trying to associate my name with hers, and she has no choice in it because she's dead!" MARTHA WAINWRIGHT on her decision to release a collection of EDITH...

Wainwright 'Hurt' By Dad's Lonely Song

26th July 2010 -

 News

MARTHA WAINWRIGHT was devastated after learning her father LOUDON's song I'D RATHER BE LONELY was written about her - but she retaliated with her own vengeful track years later.Folk star Loudon Wainwright III recorded the...

Wainwrights Sang To Mother On Deathbed

9th April 2010 -

 News

RUFUS and MARTHA WAINWRIGHT made sure their late mother KATE MCGARRIGLE passed away in a "haze of love and song" by serenading her on her deathbed.The singing siblings were at their mum's bedside when she...

Wainwright Credits U.k. Doctors With Saving Baby's Life

29th December 2009 -

 News

New mum MARTHA WAINWRIGHT has heaped praise on the doctors working for the U.K. healthcare system who delivered her baby ten weeks early after she fell ill.The singer/songwriter was in London in November (09) to...

Fascinating Fact 6277

1st November 2008 -

 News

RUFUS and MARTHA WAINWRIGHT, their mother KATE MCGARRIGLE and aunt ANNA MCGARRIGLE are to host a third annual holiday show at New York's Carnegie Hall on 10 December (08). This year's guests include musical couple...

Martha Wainwright - You Cheated Me

16th July 2008 -

 Video

Video for 'You Cheated Me' by Martha Wainwright.Martha Wainwright releases her new single 'You Cheated Me' on July 14th 2008 through Drowned In Sound Recordings, the single was produced by Brad Albetta, it's the 2nd...

Wainwright Praises Johansson's Musical Talents

17th June 2008 -

 News

Canadian singer MARTHA WAINWRIGHT has tipped SCARLETT JOHANSSON to be a chart topper - leaving fellow actress-turned-singer JULIETTE LEWIS in her shadows. Wainwright is a big fan of Johansson's debut album Anywhere I Lay My...

The Things They Say 8595

15th June 2008 -

 News

"I felt far better leaving my (therapy) appointment than I did arriving. I didn't stick with it when I was on the road because I wouldn't do it over the phone - it wasn't that...

Wainwright: 'Drugs In Music Is Normal'

13th June 2008 -

 News

Canadian singer MARTHA WAINWRIGHT has defended the use of drugs in the music industry, insisting it is normal for musicians to experiment with illegal substances. The star, sister of singer Rufus Wainwright, admits she has...

Wainwright Married For Sex

6th May 2008 -

 News

Canadian singer MARTHA WAINWRIGHT only got married so she could enjoy regular sex. The 32-year-old wed bass player Brad Alberta last year (07), and admits one of the key reasons she went through with the...

Martha Wainwright To Pen 'Make Up' Song For Dad

16th August 2007 -

 News

MARTHA WAINWRIGHT is hoping to repair relations with her dad by writing a "make up" track. Wainwright's relationship with her father - singer/songwriter Loudon Wainwright III - deteriorated in 2004 after the release of her...

Martha Wainwright To Pen 'Make Up' Song For Dad

16th August 2007 -

 News

MARTHA WAINWRIGHT is hoping to repair relations with her dad by writing a "make up" track. Wainwright's relationship with her father - singer/songwriter Loudon Wainwright III - deteriorated in 2004 after the release of her...

Morello's Festival Show Becomes An All-star Jam

16th March 2007 -

 News

RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE and AUDIOSLAVE guitarist TOM MORELLO thrilled fans at his South By Southwest festival appearance last night (15MAR07) when he turned his show into an all-star jam. What was supposed to be...

Martha Wainwright's Jealous Past

14th August 2006 -

 News

Canadian folk musician MARTHA WAINWRIGHT admits she regularly suffered from jealously over her brother RUFUS' musical success when she first started out. The WHEN THE DAY IS SHORT singer, 30, admits that she found it...

Martha Wainwright Cancels Scots Festival Performance

9th August 2006 -

 News

Singer/songwriter MARTHA WAINWRIGHT has pulled out of her planned Edinburgh Festival performance for "personal reasons". The sister of gay singer RUFUS WAINWRIGHT was scheduled to perform at the Edinburgh Belladrum at the annual Scottish event...

Leonard Cohen: I'm Your Man

5th July 2006 -

 Movie Review

Here's a prime example of what happens when fascinating subject matter falls prey to inept filmmaking. Lian Lunson's Leonard Cohen: I'm Your Man is a frustrating mess, redeemed intermittently by a few solid musical performances...

Springsteen Thrills Fans At Tribute Concert

18th January 2006 -

 News

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN thrilled fans at his own tribute concert at the weekend (14JAN06) by making an unannounced appearance. MARK EITZEL, former LIVING COLOR star VERNON REID and MARTHA WAINWRIGHT were among the acts performing...

Wainwright And Snow Patrol Unite

28th December 2005 -

 News

SNOW PATROL rocker GARY LIGHTBODY was delighted when cult singer MARTHA WAINWRIGHT agreed to record a duet with him - because he had already written a song with her in mind. The Northern Irish...

Springsteen's Nebraska Honoured

20th December 2005 -

 News

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's classic album NEBRASKA is to be honoured at the New York Guitar Festival 2006 on the 25th anniversary of its release. The highlight of the celebration will be a tribute concert to...

Glastonbury Festival

1st January 1970 -

 Festival

Glastonbury is a world famous music and performing arts festival .It is the largest Greenfield arts festival in the world. Glastonbury has been running since the early seventies and is in real terms a family...

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