December 5, 2011 - This year's third installment of Mondrian SoHo Sessions (co-sponsored by SPIN & Morgan Hotels Group) brought British tunesmith Jamie Woon to the hotel's subtly-lit, Shanghai-inspired speakeasy lounge, Mister H.Woon, fresh from his set at Mercury Lounge earlier that night, treated the nearly 150 guests in attendance to an intimate performance of tracks from his debut album Mirrorwriting.
Artists dependent on tradition as muse and subject gamble on fate. Eventually the marketplace will deal — so they think. Well, Dwight Yoakam has won twice. After a hell of an '80s run, he spent the '90s in Hollywood and released distracted albums before 2003’s superb Population Me marked his return. The revelation was 2012’… More »