Singer-songwriter Natalie Merchant performed Friday night at the Cobb Energy Centre in Marietta. The former 10,000 Maniacs leader is supporting her recent release, Leave Your Sleep. The album debuted on the Billboard Top 200 at No. 17, Billboard Folk Albums at No. 1, Amazon.com at No.1, and ITunes, No. 3.
And while the AJC wasn’t there to review it, photographer Matt Alexandre was covering the show with his camera. Check out the 9-photo online gallery: Natalie Merchant plays Cobb Energy Centre . Tell us your impressions of the show and how Ms. Merchant has developed as an artist.