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Rufus Wainwright — at Festival International de Jazz de Montréal, June 29, 2014

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at Festival International de Jazz de Montréal, June 29, 2014


Carly Rae Jepsen Shares New Single “The Loneliest Time” Featuring Rufus Wainwright

The Loneliest Time Due Out October 21 via 604/Schoolboy/Interscope

Oct 07, 2022

Carly Rae Jepsen has shared a new single, “The Loneliest Time,” a duet with Rufus Wainwright. It is the latest release from Jepsen’s upcoming album of the same name, which will be out on October 21 via 604/Schoolboy/Interscope. More

Oct 28, 2021

When singer/songwriter Rufus Wainwright burst onto the scene with his eponymous 1998 debut, the 24-year-old son of folk giant Loudon Wainwright III surprised audiences and critics with his powerful vocals and solid songwriting abilities, successfully stepping out from beneath the looming shadow of his father. With Jon Brion and Van Dyke Parks as contributors, and Lenny Waronker as an executive producer, the star-studded Rufus Wainwright earned the young musician his first Juno Award the following year, placing him on the radar of a broader audience. More

Jun 09, 2021

Rufus Wainwright expanded into new territories from the comfort of his living room, maybe even more than the rest of us. More

May 04, 2021

José González and Rufus Wainwright have announced some co-headlining U.S. tour dates for this fall. González has also shared a video for his recent single “Visions.” More

Jun 09, 2020

Rufus Wainwright is releasing a new album, Unfollow the Rules, on July 10 via BMG. Now he has shared another new song from it, “You Ain’t Big,” via an accompanying lyric video. More

Fundraiser for Brooklyn Venue Pete’s Candy Store to Feature Rufus Wainwright, Kyp Malone, and More

Rippla TV is Hosting a Mega-Livestream on Saturday to Keep the Eclectic Venue Afloat

May 30, 2020

This Saturday (May 30) at 2 p.m. EST Rippla TV is hosting a mammoth fundraiser for the Brooklyn venue Pete’s Candy Store. It will feature, via live or recorded performances, Rufus Wainwright, Alec Ounsworth (Clap Your Hands Say Yeah), Kyp Malone (TV On The Radio), Joan As Police Woman, Beth Orton, and more. More

Jun 29, 2016

St. Vincent (aka Annie Clark) performed at a benefit concert at Le Poisson Rouge in New York City last night, dressed as a toilet. She did a new song, as well as “Bring Me Your Loves,” “Marry Me,” and others. More

Jun 30, 2014

Last night, Rufus Wainwright and his sister Lucy Wainwright Roche performed at Théâtre du Nouveau Monde as part of Festival International de Jazz de Montréal. More

Apr 23, 2014

Festival International de Jazz de Montréal has announced a slate of concerts for its 2014 event, taking place June 26-July 6. More

Watch: Rufus Wainwright Plays “Conan”

Performs "Out of the Game"

May 18, 2012

Somehow Conan O’Brien managed to be in two places at once last night, serving as both a guest on Letterman in New York and host of his own show in L.A. More

Rufus Wainwright Announce 2012 Tour

Global Trek Starts This Week

Apr 24, 2012

Rufus Wainwright has announced an extensive international tour in support of his upcoming new album Out of the Game. More

Apr 23, 2012

Ramona Falls’ new album Prophet, the follow-up to 2009’s Intuit, is scheduled to finally hit store shelves on May 1 via Barsuk. More

Apr 03, 2012

Usually reserved roles on whatever bizarre new project her auteur of a partner Tim Burton has cooked up with Johnny Depp, actress Helena Bonham Carter finds herself starring as a bored and bottled-up librarian in the music video for the title track of Rufus Wainwright‘s new album Out of the Game. More

Feb 23, 2012

Having already gotten a taste of Rufus Wainwright‘s forthcoming new album Out of the Game with the cut “Montauk,” producer Mark Ronson posted this morning on his Tumblr account the album’s title track to enjoy. More

Feb 21, 2012

On April 23 operatic pop artist Rufus Wainwright will release his new full-length album Out of the Game. More

Rufus Wainwright Announces New Album

All Days Are Nights: Songs for Lulu out Spring 2010

Dec 16, 2009

“Gay Messiah” Rufus Wainwright has announced the completion of a new studio album, entitled All Days Are Nights: Songs for Lulu. His first studio album since 2007’s Release the Stars, All Days Are Nights: Songs for Lulu will be released in Spring of 2010. More


May 04, 2020

Rufus Wainwright needs no introduction. He is the golden-voiced singer we’ve all had on our iPods, playlists, and mix CDs. But despite his wide-ranging and glinting reputation, there is also much many don’t know about the acclaimed singer/songwriter. More

Rufus Wainwright

Stars, Stripes, and Gripes

Jul 02, 2007

“If you think the world of pop is difficult in terms of finding your voice, well, in opera it’s practically impossible!” So says Rufus Wainwright about his recently penned opera, Prima Donna. More


Jul 01, 2014

It is impossible to see any member of the Wainwright clan in concert (be it Rufus, Martha, Lucy, or Loudon) without being drawn into their family dynamics. More