Natalie Merchant, ‘Leave Your Sleep’ New Album Release

Natalie Merchant, ‘Leave Your Sleep’ New Album Release

Natalie Merchant, ‘Leave Your Sleep’

Natalie Merchant is back in the news today from basically a nine year sabbatical.

The former 10,000 Maniacs singer, who hasn’t put out an album since Mother land in 2001, is releasing her new solo album.

The solo album that Natalie Merchant has announced is called ‘Leave Your Sleep‘.

From Puggal.com,

American singer-songwriter and musician, Natalie Anne Merchant joined the alternative rock band 10,000 Maniacs in 1981 and she was the lead singer and primary lyricist of the band.

n 1993, she announced that she was leaving the band to begin her solo career.

In 2001, she released a studio album Motherland and this album hit the top charts.

In the Motherland Merchant’s voice was more deep and heart touching. She also kicked off a tour on October 17, 2001 just to promote her album.

In 2002, she participated in the Rock am Ring Festival and Rock im Park.

  • Natalie's last solo album was The House Carpenter's Daughter, in 2003, not Motherland.