This week on Metropolitan Ave., tonight's in-studio musical guest is Merrily & The Poison Orchard, performing live in-studio! Metropolitan Ave. brings you the best independent musical talent, most of whom are 'discovered' performing in non-traditional venues here in NYC. Learn more about the band, their inspiration and writing process, and where to see them at your local venue on today's show! This program has been sponsored by Underground Meats.


"The name (Merrily & The Poison Orchard) refers to my youngest sister, her struggle with cancer. The name was a way for me to tell that story." [18:30]

-- Merrily Ruth Rosso on Metropolitan Ave.