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Corinne Casella

Freelance Writer

Location icon United States

Review: The Lone Bellow @ Rockwood Music Hall | TheWaster.com

Words by Corinne Casella Those lucky enough to be in the audience Thursday, Feburary 6th for The Lone Bellow at Rockwood Music Hall, were taken to church in the truest sense of the word. In support of their fourth studio album, Half Moon Light, the trio set the intimate space on fire for a night of camaraderie, debuts and old favorites.

Review/Photos: Vince Herman + Drew Emmitt @ City Vineyard | TheWaster.com

Words by Corinne Casella | Photos by Jeremy Gordon On Thursday Feburary 13th at City Vineyard, Vince Herman and Drew Emmitt, of Leftover Salmon, treated fans to an evening of remembrance, camaraderie and exceptional musicianship. Celebrating 30 years of music, the duo is currently taking a well-deserved 'victory lap,' with a stripped down tour that sounds anything but.

32nd Annual Tibet House US Benefit Brings Patti Smith, Jason Isbell, Jon Batiste, Angelique...

The 32nd annual Tibet House US Benefit Concert was held on February 7th to a sold-out audience. The event, which has been captivating audiences for over three decades, was created to support the Tibet House US. Founded in 1987, the nonprofit institution was created at the request of the Dalai Lama to provide the continued preservation of Tibet's rich cultural history.

Bruce Hornsby 'A Friend of Jazz'

Words by Corinne Casella Photo by Megan Holmes Bruce Hornsby is one musician who is not afraid of change. His genre-bending career has run the gamut of styles from classical to bluegrass, rock, blues, soul and beyond. His 2007 release, Camp Meeting, proved to the music community that jazz was but a small hurtle for the Grammy-winning singer and pianist.

Dar Williams' Mortal City: 20 Years Later | TheWaster.com

Words by Corinne Casella Dar Williams and her cronies epitomized the indie female resurgence of the 90s. Bleeding her lyrics through song, she provided a generation in desperate need of self-identification with a voice. Twenty years after she released her breakthrough album Mortal City, Williams is touring North America and playing the album in its entirety for the first time.

Keller Williams 'The Art of Acoustic Dance Music'

Words by Corinne Casella Photo by C. Taylor Crothers A troubadour for the modern age, Keller Williams' versatile playing and stage presence makes him one of the most professional and sought after musicians in the business. Often dubbed as a one-man band, his cross-genre playing has enabled him to work with talented musicians spanning the musical spectrum.

Donavon Frankenreiter 'Do What You Feel'

Words by Corinne Casella Over ten years since his self-titled debut, surfer/musician, Donavon Frankenreiter has reached a new level of harmony and maturity with his latest release, The Heart. "All these songs are as close to me singing from the heart as I can," says Frankenreiter of the new tunes.

Review/Photos: 2019 Urban Campfire @ LPR NYC | TheWaster.com

Words by Corinne Casella | Photos by Mark Dershowitz On Sunday, November 17th, Guitar Mash presented their 8th annual Urban Campfire jam at New York City's Le Poisson Rouge (LPR). Musicians of all ages and expertise came together to play with some of the industry's most talented artists.

Review: Bruce Hornsby + Christian McBride @ NJPAC | TheWaster.com

Words by Corinne Casella | Photo by Kat Fisher As part of the fourth annual TD James Moody Jazz Festival, NJPAC's Victoria Theater hosted an intimate evening of music and conversation with Grammy winners Bruce Hornsby and Christian McBride. In tune with McBride's One on One series, the intimate event featured only a piano, a stand-up bass and set of chairs.

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