B.B. KING

 

BIO: 'BB KING : The Life of Riley’ Narrated by Morgan Freeman hits UK Cinemas October 15th 2012. Joined by BONO, ERIC CLAPTON, BRUCE WILLIS, RINGO STARR and others, including appearances by KEITH RICHARDS,... (read more...)

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 1980 Diana Ross Album, 'diana - The Original CHIC Mix' Gets First-Ever Vinyl Release 1980 Diana Ross Album, 'diana - The Original CHIC Mix' Gets First-Ever Vinyl Release
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

Sought after by collectors and considered the rarest of Motown's rare grooves, Diana Ross' diana the original CHIC mix, will make its long-awaited debut on vinyl on April 21, on Motown/UMe/UMGI, with a twist.... (more...)
Jonny P's New EP 'Good To You' Out Today Jonny P's New EP 'Good To You' Out Today
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

Jonny P's highly anticipated new EP, Good To You, is out today on Big Picnic Records (purchase here). In celebration of the release, an acoustic video of the title track can now be viewed/shared HERE.... (more...)
Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull Continue to Share the Stage with 2nd Leg of Their North American Tour Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull Continue to Share the Stage with 2nd Leg of Their North American Tour
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

One of the hottest tours of the summer will continue well into the fall when two of the most engaging live performers in music today, multi-platinum selling and multiple Grammy Award-winning global superstars Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull, share the stage for an additional 18 dates, announced today.... (more...)
Strawberry Bricks Guide to Progressive Rock Revised and Expanded Edition Out 4/22 Strawberry Bricks Guide to Progressive Rock Revised and Expanded Edition Out 4/22
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2017

The definitive record guide to the progressive era of rock music, Strawberry Bricks presents a standard discography of music from artists around the globe.... (more...)
Ben Giroux & Jensen Reed Premiere New Parody Music Video 'Back to the 90s' Ben Giroux & Jensen Reed Premiere New Parody Music Video 'Back to the 90s'
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2017

Actor/director Ben Giroux has teamed up with indie hip-hop artist Jensen Reed for their third parody music video collaboration, Back to the 90s.... (more...)
Stephen McKinley Henderson to Give Juilliard's 2017 Commencement Address Stephen McKinley Henderson to Give Juilliard's 2017 Commencement Address
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2017

The Juilliard School will confer honorary doctorates upon six luminaries during its 112th commencement ceremony on Friday, May 19, 2017, at 11 a.m. in Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center (Broadway at 65th Street, New York City).... (more...)
Delbert McClinton, Jesse Colin Young and More On Sale at City Winery Chicago Delbert McClinton, Jesse Colin Young and More On Sale at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Grammy® Award-winner Delbert McClinton, Jesse Colin Young of the Youngbloods, a three-part concert series with Michelle Shocked at all four City Winery locations (New York City, Chicago, Atlanta and Nashville) and more. The following shows go o... (more...)
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard Announce New LP 'Murder of the Universe' King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard Announce New LP 'Murder of the Universe'
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2017

Melbourne's King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard are a once-in-a-generation group playing a heady combination of psychedelia, prog rock, freakbeat, jazz, heavy metal and Krautrock at a breathless punk pace.... (more...)
VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Premieres Music Video for New Single 'Remember Me' VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Premieres Music Video for New Single 'Remember Me'
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2017

Multi-platinum Oscar and Grammy Award®-winning global superstar, Jennifer Hudson premieres the video for"Remember Me," her brand new single on Epic Records. ... (more...)
Stream a Track from Fabric93 Mixed by Soul Clap; Album Launch This Weekend Stream a Track from Fabric93 Mixed by Soul Clap; Album Launch This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2017

Soul Clap step up to the fabric compilation series with an eclectic selection to loosen up the dance floor. With a style that's distinctively their own, Soul Clap carve hip hop, funk, soul and disco into a modern house music sound.... (more...)
Patti Austin to Bring ELLA NOW AND THEN to Brooklyn Center Patti Austin to Bring ELLA NOW AND THEN to Brooklyn Center
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2017

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College continues its 2016-17 season on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 8pm with GRAMMY Award-winning jazz singer Patti Austin performing Ella Now and Then: A Centennial Celebration of the First Lady of Song. This tribute concert marks the 100thbirthda... (more...)
Norman Connors & More Coming Up This Spring at City Winery Chicago Norman Connors & More Coming Up This Spring at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - April 04, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces jazz artist Norman Connors & The Starship Orchestra, folk artist Chris Smither, the return of Chicago-based cellist Ian Maksin and more.... (more...)
WeBuyGold Launches Music-Focused Lifestyle Brand & Original Programming ft. DJ Khaled WeBuyGold Launches Music-Focused Lifestyle Brand & Original Programming ft. DJ Khaled
by BWW News Desk - April 04, 2017

WeBuyGold today announced the launch of its new music-focused lifestyle brand that creates original programming with a focus on Stories content.... (more...)
Stevie Wonder to Be Honored and Featured Keynote at ASCAP Expo Stevie Wonder to Be Honored and Featured Keynote at ASCAP Expo
by BWW News Desk - April 04, 2017

ASCAP, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, announces that it will honor legendary musician Stevie Wonder with its inaugural “Key of Life” Award at this year's ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO in Los Angeles, April 13 – 15, where he will also appear in a keynote “I Create Music” ses... (more...)
Blake Aaron & Tom Braxton to Kick Off King Center's 2017 Smooth Jazz Summer Concerts Blake Aaron & Tom Braxton to Kick Off King Center's 2017 Smooth Jazz Summer Concerts
by BWW News Desk - April 03, 2017

The King Center has announced THE JAZZSERIES.COM SMOOTH JAZZ SUMMER CONCERTS, which will feature the next generation of smooth jazz artists.... (more...)
Syracuse University Announces The Martin Bandier Program Will Join The Prestigious Newhouse School Syracuse University Announces The Martin Bandier Program Will Join The Prestigious Newhouse School
by BWW News Desk - April 03, 2017

Syracuse University has announced that the Martin Bandier Program will move to the prestigious S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, where it will continue to provide an interdisciplinary curriculum in music business and media studies as well as the liberal arts.... (more...)
James Montgomery Band Returns to the Black Box James Montgomery Band Returns to the Black Box
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2017

THE BLACK BOX, downtown Franklin's theater, music, and event venue, presents the renowned James Montgomery Band on Friday, April 14 at 8 p.m.... (more...)
Nadine Khouri Shares Sublime 'I'm On Fire' Springsteen Cover Off Digital Single Nadine Khouri Shares Sublime 'I'm On Fire' Springsteen Cover Off Digital Single
by BWW News Desk - March 29, 2017

Nadine Khouri is set to release the 4-track digital single I Ran Thru The Dark (To The Beat Of My Heart) via One Flash Records and headline a sold-out at London's St. Pancras Old Church this Friday March 31st.... (more...)
Tower of Power, Sandra Bernhard, Capitol Steps & More On-Sale at City Winery Chicago Tower of Power, Sandra Bernhard, Capitol Steps & More On-Sale at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - March 28, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces horn-based soul band Tower of Power, the return of actress and comedian Sandra Bernhard for two performances, New Orleans-based The Dirty Dozen Brass Band on their 40th anniversary tour and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on ... (more...)
Freddie Jackson's New Album is Sending Out Love Signals Freddie Jackson's New Album is Sending Out Love Signals
by BWW News Desk - March 28, 2017

For urban contemporary listeners and music critics alike; there is no doubt which R&B artists deserve a place among the greatest of all time.... (more...)
The Fat City Band to Play at The Black Box This Spring The Fat City Band to Play at The Black Box This Spring
by BWW News Desk - March 27, 2017

THE BLACK BOX Local Artist Series presents The Fat City Band on Friday, April 7 at 8 p.m. at the downtown Franklin venue. For more than four decades, The Fat City Band has written, recorded, and performed a unique blend of blues, roadhouse rock, jazz, and New Orleans-style R&B. Performing coast to c... (more...)
Derek Lee McPhatter to BRING THE BEAT BACK to JACK This April Derek Lee McPhatter to BRING THE BEAT BACK to JACK This April
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2017

JACK presents Bring the Beat Back, A Music, Drama and Dance Party by Derek Lee McPhatter, April 21 - 22, 2017 at 8 pm.... (more...)
Tony-Nominated Loretta Ables Sayre Set for Blue Note Hawaii Debut on 11/14 Tony-Nominated Loretta Ables Sayre Set for Blue Note Hawaii Debut on 11/14
by BWW News Desk - November 09, 2016

Tony-nominated Broadway actress Loretta Ables Sayre is scheduled to make her Blue Note debut in Waikiki on Nov. 14 with shows at 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. Ables Sayre's performances will feature jazz standard selections from the Great American Songbook. Joining Loretta will be Hawaii-based musicians Jim ... (more...)
SOUNDBREAKING: Stories From The Cutting Edge Of Recorded Music to Debut on PBS 11/14 SOUNDBREAKING: Stories From The Cutting Edge Of Recorded Music to Debut on PBS 11/14
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2016

WASHINGTON, Nov. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ SOUNDBREAKING: STORIES FROM THE CUTTING EDGE OF RECORDED MUSIC, an eight-episode PBS series that explores the extraordinary impact of recorded music on the modern world, will make its U.S. broadcast debut on PBS starting next Monday, November 14... (more...)
LA Songwriter Bob Beland Releases Highly Anticipated New Album 'Left Of Center' LA Songwriter Bob Beland Releases Highly Anticipated New Album 'Left Of Center'
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2016

Much to the anticipation of music aficionados worldwide, renowned LA songwriter Bob Beland is releasing his new album “Left Of Center” on his own independent label Wrong Way Works!... (more...)







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