Contact Us

Matana Roberts releasing ‘Coin Coin Chapter Three’ (listen), playing release show in NYC with Rain Machine

by Andrew Sacher

Matana

Matana Roberts will release the next album in her Coin Coin series, Coin Coin Chapter Three: River Run Thee, on February 3 via Constellation. While Matana’s roots are in jazz, and she does have free jazz sax noodling sprinkled throughout the record, it’s nothing you’d need to be a genre expert to appreciate. Her spoken word, drifting singing voice, and otherworldly atmospheres have more in common with the experimental pop of Laurie Anderson or Julia Holter than what traditionally comes to mind when you hear the word “jazz.” Take a listen to two tracks, “Always Say Your Name” / “Nema, Nema, Nema,” below.

Matana will celebrate the new album with a release show in NYC, happening Febraury 3 at Union Pool with Rain Machine (the solo project of Kyp Malone from TVOTR) and Ryan Sawyer & Nate Wooley. Tickets are on sale.

Coin Coin Chapter Three: River Run Thee Tracklist:
01. all is written
02. the good book says
03. clothed to the land, worn by the sea
04. dreamer of dreams
05. always say your name
06. nema, nema, nema
07. a single man o’war
08. as years roll by
09. this land is yours
10. come away
11. with me seek
12. j.p.

Check It Out

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://www.brooklynvegan.com using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for BrooklynVegan quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!