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Tift Merritt

Tift Merritt continues "Traveling" tour

Singer/songwriter Tift Merritt has a late summer outing on her hands, as well as an extended version of her latest effort, "Traveling Alone," preparing to hit shelves. // Tour dates at SoundSpike Singer/songwriter Tift Merritt has a late summer outing on her hands, as well as an extended version of her latest effort, "Traveling Alone," preparing to hit shelves.

Thursday's late-night TV music: Rod Stewart, Will.I.Am with Nikki Minaj, more

Here's a look at the musical acts appearing on late-night TV shows Thursday night (10/21).

The week ahead in music, July 30 - Aug. 5: Toby Keith, Clay Aiken, more

Here's our look at some of the most noteworthy music events scheduled for the coming week. Here's our look at some of the most noteworthy music events scheduled for the coming week.

Tift Merritt plans to 'See You' this summer

Alt-country singer/songwriter Tift Merritt has mapped a summer course in support of her forthcoming June release, "See You On The Moon."

Tift Merritt keeps working the road

Alt-country songstress Tift Merritt continues backing her third album, "Another Country," with tour dates that go deep into October.

Tift Merritt returns to the road with 'Another Country'

After taking a much-needed break from touring and recording, Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Tift Merritt is back with a new album and plans for a springtime jaunt.

Live Review: Tift Merritt in West Hollywood. CA

Grammy nominee Tift Merritt raised the roof at the venerable Troubadour nightclub on Friday (1/28), making good on the promises that 2004's "Tambourine" laid out for her.