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  1. Suzanna Vega filled Evanston SPACE with music, stories and surprisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 |

    ... "This is Not an Exit" from the score of American Psycho which opens on Broadway in March. Later, he invited Suzanne Vega to join him on "I Don't Do Sadness" from his soundtrack to the 2006 musical Spring Awakening . Sheik's 50-minute opening set was ...


  2. Musician Duncan Sheik has upcoming Bay Area gigsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | SFGate

    Hosting a variety of traditional music styles ranging from bluegrass, folk and classical to Americana, jazz and international, the Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse in Berkeley is presenting three singer-songwriters next month who have commercial radio singles in their back catalogs. Suzanne Vega has enjoyed several hits on radio and MTV , including "Luka" and the surprising DNA remix of the originally a cappella "Tom's Diner."


  3. Suzanne Vega to perform Friday in benefit for Bridge HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | Greenwich Citizen

    Suzanne Vega, whose career stretches from the early 1980s to present day, will perform on Friday, Sept. 25, at the Bijou Theatre in Bridgeport in a benefit concert for Bridge House.


  4. Lucy KaplanskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 |

    ... a member of the CooP (later Fast Folk) and was featured on nine of the group's "musical magazines," along with Suzanne Vega, Shawn Colvin, John Gorka, Richard Shindell, and others. By 1983, however, Kaplansky had enrolled in New York University with ...


  5. This Week in Billboard Chart History: Huey Lewis' 'Power' Played at No. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | Billboard

    In 1985, the 'Back to the Future' theme topped the Hit 100. Plus, remembering chart feats by Seal, Katy Perry, the Bee Gees & Suzanne Vega.


  6. Classic Rock as Ancient HistoryRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2015 | VoluntaryXchange

    ... at the Irish Festival in Lancaster, NY, in August 1986. And a few months after that his older sister LH sent me Suzanne Vega's Solitude Standing , and I can remember listening to " Gypsy " in the living room of that apartment. " Ride My See-Saw " by ...


  7. Suzanne Vega coming to Bristol's Colston HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    American singer/songwriter Suzanne Vega returns to Bristol for one of only six UK shows, marking 30 years since the release of her eponymous debut album and following last year's critically acclaimed eighth studio album release, Tales From the Queen of Pentacles. Widely regarded as one of the most brilliant songwriters of her generation, Vega emerged as a leading figure out of the folk-music revival of the early 1980s.


  8. Suzanne Vega Returns to Landmark on MainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 |

    It's been over five years since Suzanne Vega's first performance at Landmark on Main Street , and the wait for her return has, for some of us, been way too long. But that day finally arrived on May 31st, and even torrential thunderstorms couldn't dampen the enthusiasm.


  9. The Week In Pop: From The Earliest MP3 To The Latest Britney Spears,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Stereogum

    "Tom's Diner" is one of those songs you know even if you don't realize it. Suzanne Vega's signature song - written about the same NYC diner they used for exterior shots in Seinfeld - has been remixed, covered, and sampled so many times by so many musicians that its melody is basically imprinted on our collective psyche.


  10. Giorgio Moroder covers Tom's Diner with Suzanne VegaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 |

    Giorgio Moroder has revealed another taste of his upcoming album 'Deja Vu' with a cover of Suzanne Vega's 'Tom's Diner' featuring Britney Spears. Vega released the original song in 1984 on her 'Solitude Standing' album.


  11. Laila Biali & The Radiance Project Album Release ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | 24 Hours

    Enjoy some of Canada's best contemporary jazz & indie-pop artists when Laila Biali & the Radiance Project take the stage at The Fox Cabaret on April 17th at 7:30pm. Vancouver born and Brooklyn based, award-winning jazz pianist, vocalist & songwriter Laila Biali has toured with Suzanne Vega, Chris Botti, Paula Cole, and recorded with and supported pop legend Sting, an avid admirer of Biali.


  12. Suzanne Vega Comes to Eccles Center TonightRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2015 |

    "One of the most brilliant songwriters of her generation," folk-pop singer and guitarist Suzanne Vega performs at The Eccles Center tonight, March 21. Concert starts at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available by calling 435-655-3114 or online at . Though perhaps best known for her smash hits "Luka" and "Tom's Diner" , the folk singer with a talent for riddle and metaphor has steadily created relevant and original music.