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Rachael Yamagata is Not as Sad as She Sounds

Article: Rachael Yamagata is Not as Sad as She Sounds

Rachael Yamagata A week ago, when I saw the lineup for the Sundance ASCAP Music CafĂ©, I was disappointed but not surprised. The festival, for all its talk of supporting artistic risk in filmmaking, has never showcased particularly challenging musicians. In fact, the most exciting names to appear at the Music CafĂ© in recent years—Patti…

The Day The Music Died

Article: The Day The Music Died

The last day of the festival is also the last day of the ASCAP Music Cafe [www.ascap.com]. This afternoon sets by Annie Stela [www.ascap.com], Ron Sexsmith [www.ascap.com], Emerson Hart [www.ascap.com] and Sparta [www.ascap.com] were the final performances before the Music Cafe closes its door for another year. But there was more music at Sundance than could be held in a single cafe…