May 16, 2012
Messenger Records Catalog
Messenger Records stopped putting out new albums in 2006. The music is available via standard online services and in retail stores.
July 10, 2008
ANNE MCCUE - WINS COMPETITION
Anne won Airplay Direct's "All Things Digital Folk/Americana" Contest. She received the Grand Prize worth over $30,000. Go Anne!
June 30, 2008
MESSENGER RECORDS - MUXTAPE
Make sure to check out our Muxtape and select it as one of your 'favorites.' Muxtape is a great site that allows you to share and discover mixtapes.
April 24, 2008
CHRIS WHITLEY - 3RD ANNUAL CELEBRATION
A must-see celebration. April 26, 2008, Bellows Falls Opera House in Bellows Falls, VT. Performers include Alejandro Escovedo, Vernon Reid, Dan Whitley Band, Trixie Whitley, and Melissa Sheehan. Info at 802-463-3669.
April 15, 2008
DAN BERN - NEW FAN ANIMATED VIDEO
Check out this great animated video of Dan's song "President," done by a fan over many months.
March 14, 2008
DAN BERN - NEW TOUR DATES
Make sure to check out Dan's new dates here.
January 16, 2008
CHRIS WHITLEY - NEW TRIBUTE SITE
Susann Buerger has put together a website which she describes as "an intimate picture of Chris Whitley." We urge you to visit it here: www.christopher-b-whitley.com
September 27, 2007
ANNE McCUE - FALL TOUR DATES
See some of Anne's Fall tour dates here.
May 31, 2007
ANNE McCUE - SUMMER TOUR DATES
See Anne's Summer tour dates here.
May 16, 2007
ANNE McCUE - JOHN BOY & BILLY SHOW - FRIDAY
Anne McCue and her band will perform on the John Boy & Billy nationwide syndicated show this Friday at the 9 am hour. Click here for your local station's info.
May 15, 2007
ANNE McCUE ON MTV - THE REAL WORLD: DENVER
Check out Anne's song "Shivers" on the season finale of MTV's The Real World: Denver on Wednesday, May 16.
March 13, 2007
DAN BERN - MAY TOUR DATES
New Bern dates here.
February 21, 2007
ANNE McCUE - MAY TOUR DATES W/ SCOTT MILLER
New May tour dates here.
February 15, 2007
DAN BERN - ON TOUR IN EUROPE NOW
Dan's on tour in Europe. See the dates here.
February 15, 2007
ANNE McCUE - ON TOUR NOW
Anne is touring with her band in support of the new album Koala Motel. See dates here.
December 11, 2006
DAN BERN WINS INDEPENDENT MUSIC AWARD!
Dan Bern's Breathe has just been selected as the winner of Best Album – Folk/Singer-Songwriter category in the 6th Annual Independent Music Awards! Judges included Suzanne Vega, Afrika Bambaataa, Peter Gabriel, Cindy Lauper, Ozzy Osbourne, Fatboy Slim, and others. Click here for more information.
November 9, 2006
DAN BERN - RELIX MAGAZINE FEATURE
Check out Dan's non-fiction piece in the new issue of Relix Magazine, available in your local magazine shop.
November 9, 2006
ANNE McCUE - HARP MAGAZINE FEATURE
Great piece in the new issue of Harp here!
October 9, 2006
ANNE McCUE - KOALA MOTEL - IN STORES & ON-LINE
Anne McCue's follow-up to her very successful CD Roll is in stores now, and also available here. The brilliant album, Koala Motel, was co-produced by Dusty Wakeman (Lucinda Williams, Dwight Yoakam,) and McCue. Guests include Lucinda Williams, Nancy Wilson, John Doe, Jim Lauderdale and others. You can read about the album here and listen to tracks here.
October 5, 2006
DAN BERN TOUR DATES
There are TONS of upcoming Dan Bern tour dates. Check them out here.
October 4, 2006
DAN BERN - BREATHE - IN STORES & ON-LINE
Dan Bern's latest full-length CD Breathe is in stores now, and also available here. Produced by Chuck Plotkin (Springsteen, Dylan, past Bern albums), the CD is a masterpiece. You can read more about the album here and listen to tracks here.
October 4, 2006
DAN BERN - BREATHE EASY (EP)
Order Dan's online-only EP Breathe Easy. The 5-song EP contains one track from the full-length Breathe, and four new recordings from the same sessions.
September 19, 2006
DAN BERN AND ANNE McCUE - ?NEW ALBUMS OUT TODAY
Dan Bern's Breathe and Anne McCue's Koala Motel are out today!
July 25, 2006
ANNE McCUE - NEW ALBUM OUT SEPTEMBER 19
Anne McCue's new follow-up to her very successful CD Roll will be out September 19th in the US. The brilliant album, Koala Motel, was co-produced by Dusty Wakeman (Lucinda Williams, Dwight Yoakam,) and McCue.
You can read about the album here and listen to tracks here.
July 25, 2006
DAN BERN - NEW ALBUM OUT SEPTEMBER 19
Dan Bern's long-anticipated full-length CD Breathe will be in stores September 19th. Produced by Chuck Plotkin (Springsteen, Dylan, past Bern albums), the CD is a masterpiece, a pop music of ideas. You can read more about the album here and listen to tracks here.
June 1, 2006
DAN BERN & ANNE McCUE NEW ALBUMS COMING THIS FALL
New Dan Bern & Anne McCue full-length CDs are due this fall. Stay tuned!
May 1, 2006
DAN BERN SUMMER - TOUR DATES
Be sure to check out the Dan Bern Summer tour dates here, including several festivals.
April 17, 2006
DAN BERN WFUV RADIO DAY
Make sure to listen to WFUV 90.7 FM in New York this Thursday April 20 for Dan Bern Day! This is in advance of Dan's Carnegie Hall headlining debut, which WFUV is sponsoring.
You can also listen online here
April 1, 2006
JOHNNY SOCIETY ON WDST APRIL 6
Be sure to tune in to WDST 100.1 FM in Woodstock this Thursday April 6 at 5 pm for a Johnny Society on-air performance.
You can listen online here.
March 6, 2006
DAN BERN APRIL TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED
New Dan Bern tour dates have been announced. Check them out here.
February 15, 2006
ANNE McCUE TOUR DATES AND XM RADIO
New tour dates have been announced for a co-headlining tour with Anne McCue, Michelle Malone, and Garrison Star. And for you XM listeners, make sure to check out The Loft channel 50 during the week of February 27 to hear an encore presentation of Anne's session.
Monday (Feb 27) 12 noon & 9 pm, Thursday (March 2) 3 pm & 9 pm and Saturday (March 4) 6 pm, all times Eastern.
February 1, 2006
CHRIS WHITLEY TRIBUTES
Two Chris Whitley Celebrations have been announced. One is Feb. 11 in Bellows Falls, VT at The Windham. Guests include The Dan Whitley Band, Melissa Sheehan, Ingrid's Ruse including Ezra Veitch, photos from Chris Nofziger, and others. There is an open mic at 3 pm and an evening concert at 7:30 pm. More info is available at flyingunderradar.com or by calling 802.463-3669.
The other is February 17 at the Baggot Inn in New York City. Guests include the Dan Whitley Band, Kelly Joe Phelps, Steve and John Conte, William Nowik, Dina Ragine, The Sawtelles, and others. Information is available at 212.477-0622 or here.
November 20, 2005
CHRIS WHITLEY 1960 - 2005
We are deeply saddened to confirm the passing of singer-songwriter, guitarist, and recording artist Chris Whitley. Chris was a kind man and immensely talented artist whose music has become an intimate part of many of our lives. We are pained to acknowledge this loss and we grieve along with those who knew and loved him and his music. Read more.