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Season Three of Live from the Artists Den Premieres April 1

By Michelle Michalos
Tuesday, March 29th, 2011
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Live from the Artists Den returns to THIRTEEN for its third season on Friday, April 1 at 9:30 p.m. with Elvis Costello and the Sugarcanes. The concert celebrates the release of Costello’s new album, National Ransom, and features new songs from the release as well as hits from his three-decade long (and counting) career.

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The full lineup for the season features:

April 1 – Elvis Costello, backed by his band, the Sugarcanes, at The New York Public Library’s world-famous Stephen A. Schwarzman Building.

April 8 – Grammy winner Ray LaMontagne and the Pariah Dogs at the Don Strange Ranch in Texas Hill Country

April 15 – Vermont rockers Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, filmed at sunset in New York’s Bryant Park

April 22 – Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Robert Plant and the Band of Joy at the War Memorial Auditorium in Nashville

April 29 – A reunion concert by UK pop legends Squeeze, filmed on a different summer day in New York’s Bryant Park

May 6 – A compilation episode featuring three emerging artists in different settings, kicking off at Sotheby’s auction house in New York with R&B singer-songwriter Daniel Merriweather, followed by alternative pop songstress A Fine Frenzy and folk singer-songwriter Lisa Hannigan (best known for her work with Damien Rice).