Category Archives: New Releases

  1. new song “The Breaking Light”: download to support relief efforts in Japan

    Alex and Vienna have released an exclusive benefit single, a live recording of a new song called “The Breaking Light.” 100% of proceeds go to relief efforts in Japan. You can download it at Alex’s Bandcamp site: The story: A few weeks ago we tried covering Vampire Weekend’s song “I Think Ur A Contra,” using […]

    March 17, 2011Categories: New ReleasesComments Off
  2. The Moment Always Vanishing now available on iTunes and Amazon!

    The Moment Always Vanishing is now available for digital download! Download it from iTunes or Amazon, where it placed #1 in their Bestsellers Rank for Adult Contemporary MP3 albums. Also, USB flash drives with lossless audio and bonus material are back in stock, along with CDs and books, in our merch store.

    June 17, 2010Categories: New ReleasesComments Off
  3. live album available for order!

    It’s here, ladies and gents! The Moment Always Vanishing is fresh off the presses and just about ready to make its way to you. Here’s what we’ve made: A CD of 14 songs with intros, in a sleeve with artwork designed by Diana Ho ($10) A beautiful hardbound book of Tim Wong’s photos from Joe’s […]

    May 6, 2010Categories: New Releases1 comment
  4. we’re making a LIVE ALBUM in December!

    Vienna and Alex here. We like making music together. If you’ve seen us playing on tour, or listened to Inland Territory, you can probably tell. Because you’ve been asking for a long time, because you’ve said such nice things about our duo shows, because for some wonderful reason you still want to BUY recordings of […]

    September 23, 2009Categories: New Releases, TouringComments Off
  5. reviews of Inland Territory

    It may be “like dancing about architecture,” as the saying goes, but we’re happy to see music writers getting excited (and eloquent) about the album we worked so hard to create. Here are a few if you’re interested: Blurt Online (formerly Harp Magazine) “there’s no denying the sheer effervescent beauty she’s capable of welding so […]

    July 31, 2009Categories: New Releases1 comment
  6. Inland Territory EPKs viewable on YouTube

    The EPK (Electronic Press Kit) for Inland Territory has been posted on YouTube. You can see photos and video footage of the making of the album, listen to clips of the music, and hear Vienna’s thoughts on the production process. The Universal Germany EPK is also online. You can now pre-order the album directly through […]

    February 6, 2009Categories: New ReleasesComments Off
  7. first official music video, “Gravity,” released on YouTube

    The official music video for Gravity, produced by Fat Monster Films, is now on YouTube. Director: Tim Hyten Producer: Mark Johnson Director of Photography: Steven Dempsey Production Assistant: Scott Bullis Actor: Norm Sanders Piano Technician/Host: Dean Petrich Mark and Tim discovered the song and developed the video concept before they even met Vienna, approaching her […]

    February 3, 2009Categories: Media Appearances, New ReleasesComments Off
  8. Waking Hour songbook now available

    Just in time for the holidays, our good friend David Beattie has transcribed all 13 songs on Waking Hour into a book of sheet music. Transcriptions include chords, vocal harmonies, and piano parts that combine the best of the studio and live versions. Click over to the merchandise store to order. First shipments go out […]

    December 17, 2008Categories: New ReleasesComments Off
  9. hear Vienna & Alex on radio program Mountain Stage

    If you didn’t catch Vienna performing with Alex Wong back in August on West Virginia’s Mountain Stage, or missed your local radio broadcast of the show recently, now you can hear it online at NPR’s Mountain Stage webpage. Their five-song set included two songs from the forthcoming album (“In Another Life” and “Grandmother Song”), as […]

    October 10, 2008Categories: Media Appearances, New ReleasesComments Off
  10. Live at World Cafe Live

    Vienna’s first DVD ever has been released! You can order your copy of Live at World Cafe Live right now at the official Vienna Teng Online Store. This DVD is available only at Vienna’s online store and at live performances. For a Limited Time only! The first 500 DVD orders placed online will also include […]

    August 11, 2007Categories: New ReleasesComments Off
  11. Dreaming release in Europe, Vienna plays showcase in Berlin

    We’re pleased to announce that major international label Universal Music is releasing Dreaming Through The Noise in Europe, and in fact has already made it available in some countries! Confirmed release dates: Netherlands: 3 Nov 2006 Greece: 13 Nov 2006 Poland: 13 Nov 2006 Portugal: 27 Nov 2006 Sweden: 22 Jan 2007 Germany: 16 Feb […]

    December 11, 2006Categories: New Releases, TouringComments Off
  12. Whatever You Want (and City Hall!) on the radio

    ** updated station list ** Plus: the second single “City Hall” goes to radio on October 23! Stations across the U.S. have been putting “Whatever You Want,” the first single from Dreaming, in rotation. Here’s a list of the stations and their request lines, for those of you who haven’t heard it played yet: Internet […]

    October 9, 2006Categories: New ReleasesComments Off
  13. get the E-Card from Rounder Records

    Listen to all eleven tracks on Dreaming, and watch a behind-the-scenes video on the making of the album:

    June 27, 2006Categories: New ReleasesComments Off
  14. album release date: 7/25

    It’s official: Dreaming Through the Noise will be released in the U.S. on Tuesday, July 25th!

    April 28, 2006Categories: General, New ReleasesComments Off
  15. new t-shirts

    The online store is now offering long-sleeve tees, featuring a stylish new logo designed by none other than Alex Wong of The Animators! Available in Brick Red and Willow Green, these soft, 100% heavyweight cotton, garment-dyed tees are perfect for the cool winter months. More new merchandise items coming your way in 2006!

    December 9, 2005Categories: New ReleasesComments Off
  16. new Animators single for hurricane relief

    An acoustic version of The Animators’ beautiful song “Help Is On the Way” is now available for download at their online store. Alex and Devon invited Vienna to play piano and contribute vocals to the track. Check out the results of their collaboration! All proceeds (minus PayPal fees) will be donated to the American Red […]

    October 16, 2005Categories: New ReleasesComments Off
  17. Warm Strangers, Waking Hour to be released internationally

    Exciting news: Virt Records has signed a deal with renowned independent label Rounder Records to release Vienna’s albums internationally! Warm Strangers will be the first release with Rounder. The European and Canadian dates are coming up quickly: Europe (except France and Germany): October 3, 2005 Canada: October 4 France: October 10 Germany: October 17 The […]

    September 29, 2005Categories: New Releases, TouringComments Off
  18. donate to charity, watch a house concert

    On March 11, Vienna and her band played a house concert at Eric Cheng’s loft in Oakland. This “public rehearsal,” as Vienna called it, included four brand-new songs and plenty of surprises. The whole thing was captured on tape, and now you can watch the Quicktime streaming video online! The concert was a benefit for […]

    March 30, 2005Categories: General, New ReleasesComments Off
  19. Modern Troubadours tracks on iTunes

    [Update] The entire Modern Troubadours show is now available for download! An exclusive from Apple’s iTunes Music Store: three of Vienna’s songs from the Modern Troubadours show in Philadelphia on July 23, 2004. Teitur lends his guitar on Harbor and Damien Rice’s “Cannonball.” To purchase in iTunes, go to Rock > Vienna Teng > World […]

    March 16, 2005Categories: New ReleasesComments Off
  20. sheet music now available

    Piano-vocal sheet music is now available for three of Vienna’s songs: Gravity, Harbor, and Lullabye For A Stormy Night. Purchase any of them separately or order all three as a set in the merchandise section. Special thanks to David Beattie for his hard work in transcribing these songs! He spent months working from both the […]

    December 15, 2004Categories: New ReleasesComments Off
  21. 8×10 photo now available

    You can now order a new black & white photo of Vienna (looking at the camera — now that’s rare) in the merchandise section. Both this 8×10 photo and CDs are available with or without her autograph. Remember, two or more items gets you the live compilation CD!

    December 15, 2004Categories: New ReleasesComments Off
  22. free live CD with merch purchase

    For the month of December, any order of two or more items from the merchandise section gets you a free CD compilation of live recordings from the fall tour. The tracks are: Unwritten Letter #1 (in-studio at WGWG Radio, Boiling Springs NC) Feather Moon (at The Triple Door, Seattle WA) Boy At the Piano (at […]

    December 14, 2004Categories: General, New ReleasesComments Off
  23. Modern Troubadours tour

    In July Vienna joins fellow singer-songwriters Teitur, Abra Moore and Ben Arthur in this summer’s Modern Troubadours: In the Round tour. Check the tour page for dates and details!

    June 14, 2004Categories: New ReleasesComments Off