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Natalie Merchant Sings Poetry at the Library's [ALOUD] Series: 4/22

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Natalie Merchant at the Japanese American Community & Cultural Center on Thursday.
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After a seven-year hiatus from the music business, pop-folk songstress Natalie Merchant has returned to performing to promote her latest effort--Leave Your Sleep--a two-disc collection of songs she adapted from the poetry from both obscure and well-known writers. Merchant took to the stage before an attentive--and somewhat obedient audience--on Thursday night for a performance at the 880-seat Aratani/Japan America Theatre in Little Tokyo.