x
the_deli_magazine

Rate the Artist:


Please visit The Deli's full web charts organized by genre and region.


Go to Charts

Cancel

Rachel Mason brings her folk opera film to NYC for two dates in July

Rachel Mason brings her folk opera film to NYC for two dates in July

Rachel Mason is an NYC-based singer, performer, sculptor, filmmaker. Her latest project is titled 'The Lives of Hamilton Fish' and it doubles as a concept album and adjoining film. The album essentially has the singer (and her accompaniment) narrating what's on-screen through each lyric, which makes for an unsettling experience on songs like "Nightmare" (streaming) where the nom de plume falls into an almost Borgesian state of identity crisis. Hamilton Fish, as it were, is actually two people: a statesman and a serial killer, both of whom died a day apart from each other in 1936 (true story). Mason sings both men with a disturbing intensity, which resonates deeply where life resembles fiction, and that fiction resembles even more fiction. Upcoming performances will be at the Anthology Film Archives on July 21 and Joes Pub on July 26. - Brian Chidester

|

This Emerging Artist is based in NYC,
check out other talented locals we picked
for our NYC Artist of the Month poll below!

             
What's your favorite Emerging NYC Artist on this list?
Total: 132 votes
  David Strange 
  Hideout 
  Magana 
  Satellite Mode 
  Sonya Kitchell 
  Twiga 
  Tyrin 

This poll will end on March 31, 2017 at 11.59 PM ET

Please stay positive with the comments, support for other bands is one of the secrets of "success."

Results as of March 24, 2017, 6:17 pm

sponsored by::
 

 

 

NYC New Bands With Buzz

- news for musician and music pros -

Loading...