Archive for the ‘X-Patriate News’ Category

New Recording: “Skeletons”

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

The new recording “Skeletons”, a 14 minute piece featuring an array of instruments is up on the new Facebook Fan page for free download to Facebook Fans.

Also the ballad “Plainly Artificial Rose”


Sunday, November 15th, 2009

I’ve been writing and recording new songs for a new release. Look for a possible new version of “The Stateless State”.

“The Sounds Are Filtering Into The Heats” Released

Tuesday, August 18th, 2009

The EP “The Sounds Are Filtering Into The Heats” has been released, including the songs “Brutal Light”, “Prey On The Naive”, “Blaster”, “Skeletons”, and “After the Fall”. Cover art is by Japanese artist Naoko Yamakate.

Lipman Working On Series Of New Songs For New EP

Saturday, June 27th, 2009

Alan J. Lipman is working on a series of new songs for a yet untitled EP. The songs are, as always, all written by Lipman, and he sings all the vocals and plays all of the instruments. He is planning for an August release.

“Greetings” Now Available at

Friday, May 8th, 2009

“Greetings From Lafayette Park” is now available at in addition to ITunes, Amazon, Target, Rhapsody, Emusic, Napster, ITunes France, ITunes Italy, ITunes Japan, Napster Japan…


Friday, April 10th, 2009

Stopped by iTunes today and discovered that “Unintended Consequences” and “The Joke” are now also riding along at Top Popularity, along with “Dirty Little Secret” and “Dirty Life”, and “Pennsylvania Avenue” is still nearly there as well.

X-Patriate Cracks A Quarter Million Views On MySpace

Monday, March 16th, 2009

X-Patriate and songs from “Greetings From Lafayette Park” have passed the quarter million view mark on MySpace, with listeners ranging from France, Italy, Spain, and Japan as well as the U.S.

Incredible: ITunes Stats for “Greetings”: France and Italy

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009



“Greetings From Lafayette Park” Now On Sale At Target!

Monday, February 16th, 2009

This has to mean something about cultural penetration.

Something is Happening, People:

Monday, February 16th, 2009