Interview with Tift Merritt
|Born:||January 8, 1975 (44)|
Tift Merritt is off the road. Raleigh’s Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter-essayist-mother has followed the white lines from gig to gig since her debut CD, “Bramble Rose,” was...Monday April 30, 2018
Tift Merritt, On the Fabric of Her Life
A lot has happened in the last year and a half for singer-songwriter Tift Merritt. A new baby, a new album, and a new...Monday October 23, 2017
Tift Merritt talks being a mom, writing and her new album
Tift Merritt has a long, treasured history performing in Wilmington. In the early 1990s, she lived here and played gigs around town. A native of...
Saturday September 2, 2017
An Interview With Musician, UNC Grad Tift Merritt
This past year was one of great change and transition for Tift Merritt. Not only did she find herself leaving her long-time home of New...
Tuesday March 21, 2017
Musician, UNC grad Tift Merritt Comes Home To Raleigh With A ‘Stitch Of The World’
Tift Merritt is back home in Raleigh. After spending years in New York City, the North Carolina native took the advice of friends—including Hiss...
Saturday February 18, 2017
Musician, UNC alum Tift Merritt's southern hospitality offers sensual songs and soup
A softly spoken Tift Merritt has plans for the evening and it doesn't involve a gig. Instead it begins with a cocktail at a bar...
Thursday September 10, 2015
UNC Alum Tift Merritt: A Singer With An Outsider's Heart
Singer-songwriter Tift Merritt has been compared to Joni Mitchell and Emmylou Harris. She also has received a Grammy nomination for Best Country Album. The kind...Tuesday October 9, 2012