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Naked on Stage – How a Motivational Speaker Nearly Ruined my Life

2017-02-09T14:50:51+00:00 August 7th, 2014|

A couple of weeks ago, I was enjoying a beautiful Italian dinner with a friend.  A Saturday night off for a working musician is a rare treat so I was thrilled to relax into a delicious meal and wonderful conversation in one of the most beautiful spots on earth, Jackson Hole, Wyoming. My friend and [...]

Huffington Post. New Music Video. Mantra Magazine.

2016-03-11T20:37:09+00:00 June 20th, 2014|

Greetings, Lovelies! I’m so excited to announce some really sweet news that has unfolded over this last week. I’m overwhelmed with gratitude for my little Nectar and all the love it’s been getting. . . and of course these unexpected surprises that have come up along the way. I’ve been totally blown away by how [...]

Watch Coke Ad feat. my ditty! Live on NPR’s Beale Street Caravan this Week & Last Summer TX Shows.

2017-02-09T14:50:51+00:00 May 30th, 2014|

Photo by Carrie Shepherd-Kudla  Hello Sweet Ones, I hope that you are enjoying these luxuriously long days as we approach the summer solstice. . . It’s been beautiful to watch Austin receive many inches of rain and soft sunshine. . . what a slow build to a Texas Summer. . . Grateful to witness. Watch the [...]

Hear Songs at Starbucks, on Coca-Cola Commercial, On-air WFUV in NY or LIVE in TX

2017-02-09T14:50:51+00:00 May 16th, 2014|

    Hi Lovelies! This past month has been sorta wild. There have been some low lows and some high highs on my little carriage of the roller-coaster called the music biz. I’m so fortunate to have such amazing friends, colleagues and family who remind me daily that one’s value is not a product of [...]

No Depression Review. Jazz Fest. Touring West.

2017-02-09T14:50:51+00:00 May 12th, 2014|

  Whew. What a whirlwind this last month has been.  It’s been many years since I’ve played in the Eastern US and there were many new rooms and new cities along the road and thankfully, new hearts and ears with whom to share the music. This tour has been filled with whimsical and bittersweet memories. [...]

Patronism- the best way to support your favorite indie artists. including this one.

2017-02-09T14:50:51+00:00 April 14th, 2014|

Many of you have asked me along this rocky and crazy path "how can I support you?" Many of you want to be a part of the music's growth but you're unable to make shows and beyond buying a record every 2-3 years, you feel like you'd like to do more to support this musical [...]

Rootstime (Belgian Publication) Reviews Nectar (translation from Flemish –> English

2017-02-09T14:50:51+00:00 January 22nd, 2014|

So, it's not often that I blog the press we get, but because this only appears online in Flemish, I thought I'd share this lovely review from writer Antoine Légat published in Rootstime since he so kindly translated it for us! WENDY COLONNA: NECTAR It’s every December the same old story! When the unavoidable end-of-year lists [...]

Help? Austin Chronicle Music poll takes just a few minutes! JAN 31 deadline!

2017-02-09T14:50:52+00:00 January 22nd, 2014|

I hope you will support me with your votes in the Austin Chronicle's Music Poll.   This poll takes just a few minutes, you don't have to be an Austin Resident to vote and it could be another game-changer for my career for 2014.  The winners are celebrated at the prestigious Austin Music Awards each year as a kickoff [...]