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Murder Murder – Mariposa Talks Interview

“Bloodgrass” band Murder Murder is dedicated to the tradition of murder ballads -- songs of slaughter and bloodshed that they set to a toe-tapping beat. For while their subject matter may be dark, it doesn’t mean their tunes aren’t danceable. In this conversation with Mariposa volunteer...

The Milk Carton Kids to make Their Mariposa Debut

This contemporary folk duo from Los Angeles sports a fresh sound with beautifully harmonized vocals, exquisitely entwined acoustic guitar playing, and rootsy yet eloquent song writing. National Public Radio says The Milk Carton Kids are like “Gillian Welch & David Rawlings meets Simon & Garfunkel with...

The Delta Lady, Rita Coolidge, Making Her Mariposa Debut

After honing her craft singing jingles and background vocals, Rita Coolidge went on to a solo career that reached stratospheric heights, and saw the release of more than a dozen albums including the multi-platinum, Anytime… Anywhere. Rita Coolidge has performed and collaborated with pals Joe Cocker,...