Proving that musical synergy is not restricted by geography, Swallow the Rat is a sonic force to be reckoned with. With band members Sam Vercoe, Brian Purington, Hayden Fritchley, Stephen Horsley and Will Waters hailing from Austin, Texas and Auckland, New Zealand, Swallow the Rat offers a unique mix of NZ post-punk and Texan Psychedelia.…… Continue reading From New Zealand and coming to Philly: Swallow the Rat
“You make me feel like a natural woman.” “I feel the earth move under my feet, I feel the sky tumbling down.” “Winter, spring, summer or fall, all you have to do is call, and I’ll be there, you’ve got a friend.” These are just a handful of iconic lyrics of songs that musical legend…… Continue reading Beautiful – The Carole King Musical with the Kimmel Center
I’m a huge musical theater person. I’ll never forget watching the 10th Anniversary Concert of Les Misérables (the DREAM cast) at Royal Albert Hall on PBS when I was younger and I haven’t looked back since. I love to perform and sing any chance I get (whether on an actual stage or making my friends…… Continue reading Beautiful Broadway Musical Songs & Lyrics
Hello friends, and happy New Year! I hope you’re all having a great start to your 2016. xx On January 5th, I’ll be performing in Larry McKenna’s New Voices Cabaret, which was voted “Philadelphia’s Best Special Event” by Broadway World. It’s going to be an incredible night of amazing singing by talented performers, hilarity, and beautiful…… Continue reading Happy New Year! + Upcoming Performance
I recently competed in a Philadelphia-based singing competition, which I’m happy to say I’ve won! The Vocalist, formally known as Delco Idol, and is held each summer at the Media Theatre. I’ve watched this competition as an audience member for years now, and it’s quite surreal to have won. I also competed in The Vocalist once…… Continue reading Winning the Vocalist Competition & Singing on TV
I’ve been searching for some blogging inspiration for the past few days and thought about all of the things I love in life – food, travel, music – when I realized it’s been some time since I wrote a musical post – musical theatre to be exact. So today, I decided to write about several female…… Continue reading Definitive Divas
HELLO & HAPPY 2015! I hope your 2015 is off to a great start! I wanted to share with you some updates from my new year thus far. For starters, I finally merged my London blog to Positive Publicity, so I now have one, cohesive blog (which seriously helps me sleep better at night). You can still…… Continue reading New Year + Updating!