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CAROLINA JAMFEST with Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly Comes to Greenville CAROLINA JAMFEST with Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly Comes to Greenville
by BWW News Desk - June 28, 2017

The Carolina Jamfest tour will bring you back to the days when music made you feel good inside. Featuring performances from Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, Betty Wright, The Whispers and Lenny Williams, the tour will come to Bon Secours Wellness Arena on August 25, 2017.  Tickets will go on sale Fri... (more...)
Dead Rock West Premiere Lead Single 'Boundless Fearless Love' Dead Rock West Premiere Lead Single 'Boundless Fearless Love'
by BWW News Desk - June 27, 2017

Today (6/27), DEAD ROCK WEST--the California alt-country rock vocal duo of Cindy Wasserman and Frank Lee Drennen--partnered with Los Angeles Times' Pop & Hiss to premiere 'Boundless Fearless Love.' It's the lead single off their new album MORE LOVE due out Friday, August 11 via Omnivore Recordings.... (more...)
Sono Luminus Releases Terry Riley's Dark Queen Mantra for Del Sol Quartet and Gyan Riley Sono Luminus Releases Terry Riley's Dark Queen Mantra for Del Sol Quartet and Gyan Riley
by BWW News Desk - June 27, 2017

Sono Luminus announces the August 25, 2017 worldwide release of Dark Queen Mantra, a new recording from Del Sol String Quartet featuring new music by Terry Riley and Stefano Scodanibbio.... (more...)
LA's Happy Hollows Announce 'Concordia' LP; Drop Video via Blackbook LA's Happy Hollows Announce 'Concordia' LP; Drop Video via Blackbook
by BWW News Desk - June 27, 2017

LA art-punk outfit, Happy Hollows, were founded by two polar opposites — bohemian California native Sarah Negahdari, and Washington, DC Ph.D. student and bassist Charlie Mahoney.... (more...)
Off Bloom Announces Epic Live Performances in North America This Summer Off Bloom Announces Epic Live Performances in North America This Summer
by BWW News Desk - June 26, 2017

Following the release of their latest single “Falcon Eye” (Capitol Records), emerging Anglo-Danish trio Off Bloom has announced they will be bringing their epic live performance -- for the first time ever -- to North America this summer with a handful of highly anticipated dates.... (more...)
Eric Van Houten Ready to Rock The Boat at ShipKicker Music Festival Eric Van Houten Ready to Rock The Boat at ShipKicker Music Festival
by BWW News Desk - June 26, 2017

Eric Van Houten is ready to rock the boat at this year's ShipKicker Country Music Festival. Taking place aboard the historic Queen Mary in Long Beach, California, the third annual festival kicks off on Saturday, July 1 from 1pm until 10pm.... (more...)
Crystal Gayle Celebrates 40th Anniversary of 'Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue' Crystal Gayle Celebrates 40th Anniversary of 'Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue'
by BWW News Desk - June 26, 2017

Rarely do first takes on a song become the master tracks for an artist, but that's how chart-topping history began for Crystal Gayle's 'Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue.' Now, four decades later, Gayle's signature hit marks its 40th anniversary since its release on June 24, 1977.... (more...)
Hip Hop Icons Honored at 2017 ASCAP Rhythm and Soul Awards Hip Hop Icons Honored at 2017 ASCAP Rhythm and Soul Awards
by BWW News Desk - June 24, 2017

The ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards returned toThe Beverly Wilshire in Los Angeles on Thursday, June 22, 2017 for its 30th annual ceremony. The invitation-only event celebrated the songwriters and publishers of the most performed ASCAP songs on the 2016 R&B/hip-hop, rap and gospel charts.... (more...)
Naughty Professor's New Album 'Identity' Out Now Naughty Professor's New Album 'Identity' Out Now
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2017

Today, acclaimed New Orleans-based future funk collective Naughty Professor release their highly-anticipated new album, Identity.... (more...)
Carrie Lane Releases Debut EP 'California Freaks' Carrie Lane Releases Debut EP 'California Freaks'
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2017

LA-based indie-pop artist Carrie Lane's debut EP California Freaks makes it's official release today, June 23rd, just in time for the warm summer months. The tracks streamed exclusively on Nylon yesterday, who called the EP 'summer vibes perfection.'... (more...)
311: New Album 'Mosaic' Out Today Via BMG 311: New Album 'Mosaic' Out Today Via BMG
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2017

311 fans love nothing more than a lot of music from their favorite band. The multi-platinum group deliver 17 songs on their new album MOSAIC--out today, June 23 on BMG--and have just launched their extensive U.S. summer headlining tour.... (more...)
Pastor Toure Roberts & Sarah Jakes Team with BET for Celebration of Gospel Live at BETX Pastor Toure Roberts & Sarah Jakes Team with BET for Celebration of Gospel Live at BETX
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2017

On Sunday June 25, 2017 during BET Awards Weekend, One Church LA and BET join forces to launch Celebration of Gospel Live on the main stage of BETX in and near the Los Angeles Convention Center.... (more...)
Lafa Taylor & Aabo Share 'Already Found' w/ CLASH Lafa Taylor & Aabo Share 'Already Found' w/ CLASH
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2017

California-based powerhouse duo Lafa Taylor & Aabo are preparing to release their debut collaborative LP FEEL on July 21st via Mixto Records.... (more...)
Gracie and Rachel Drop Dreamy Video via Impose Gracie and Rachel Drop Dreamy Video via Impose
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2017

Gracie and Rachel are a study in duality: light and dark, classical training with a pop sensibility, Californians in New York.... (more...)
Mary J. Blige, A$AP Rocky & More to Perform at BET AWARDS 17 Mary J. Blige, A$AP Rocky & More to Perform at BET AWARDS 17
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2017

BET Networks announced today that R&B's brightest stars Mary J. Blige, Maxwell, El Debarge, and in their first-ever BET Awards performance, Xscape, along with some of hip hop's hottest talent including A$AP Rocky, French Montana, Gucci Mane, Swae Lee, Khalid and SZA, and musician Kamasi Washington w... (more...)
Foo Fighters' New Album  'Concrete and Gold' Available for Pre-Order Now Foo Fighters' New Album 'Concrete and Gold' Available for Pre-Order Now
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2017

Foo Fighters' 'Concrete and Gold' is available for pre-order now. “I wanted it to be the biggest sounding Foo Fighters record ever.... (more...)
Spain's Premier Boychoir, 800-year-old Escolania de Montserrat, Makes So Cal Debut Spain's Premier Boychoir, 800-year-old Escolania de Montserrat, Makes So Cal Debut
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2017

Spain's premier boychoir, Escolania de Montserrat, founded in the Catalonia region in the 13th century and considered one of Europe's oldest continuously operating boychoirs and music schools, makes its highly anticipated Southern California debut in a free concert presented by the Los Angeles Child... (more...)
Stevie Stone Announces New Album 'Level Up' Out This June Stevie Stone Announces New Album 'Level Up' Out This June
by BWW News Desk - May 03, 2017

Stevie Stone has partnered with the biggest producers of his career for his forthcoming Level Up album. Due in stores June 2, the 14-track project features material helmed by Scott Storch (Beyonce, Dr. Dre, 50 Cent), Purps of 808 Mafia (Migos) and Dem Jointz (Dr. Dre, Rihanna, Brandy), among others.... (more...)
Rancid Announce New Album 'Trouble Maker' on Hellcat/Epitaph Rancid Announce New Album 'Trouble Maker' on Hellcat/Epitaph
by BWW News Desk - May 03, 2017

Rancid have announced their brand new album Trouble Maker, to be released on June 9th via Hellcat/Epitaph Records.... (more...)
Jon Nakamatsu Fabio Bidini Headline 2017 ALOHA INTERNATIONAL PIANO FESTIVAL Jon Nakamatsu Fabio Bidini Headline 2017 ALOHA INTERNATIONAL PIANO FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2017

The Aloha International Piano Festival (AIPF) today announced that celebrated pianists Jon Nakamatsu and Fabio Bidini will headline the 12th annual music festival, which runs from June 17 to 25, 2017 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Nakamatsu and Bidini will join forces for one special afternoon at the Universi... (more...)
The Reverend Horton Heat, Ana Popovic and More Now On-Sale at City Winery Chicago The Reverend Horton Heat, Ana Popovic and More Now On-Sale at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces a five-night residency with psychobilly rock 'n rollers Reverend Horton Heat, the return of award-winning Serbian blues guitarist Ana Popovic, blues and swing revival band Roomful of Blues present their 50th anniversary tour plus a performance ... (more...)
Gracie and Rachel New Track Revealed by LADYGUNN, Self-Titled Debut Out 6/23 Gracie and Rachel New Track Revealed by LADYGUNN, Self-Titled Debut Out 6/23
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2017

Gracie and Rachel are a study in duality: light and dark, classical training with a pop sensibility, Californians in New York.... (more...)
HARD SUMMER Music Festival Drops Trailer Today HARD SUMMER Music Festival Drops Trailer Today
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2017

Last year's HARD SUMMER music festival only featured five female performers. This year's edition--set for August 5 & 6 in Southern California--features 25.... (more...)
British Reggae Torchbearers The Skints Announce 2017 U.S. Summer Tour British Reggae Torchbearers The Skints Announce 2017 U.S. Summer Tour
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2017

UK-based The Skints have announced their upcoming 2017 U.S. summer tour! Having garnered critical acclaim and fan driven success in North America, The Skints are excited to be returning stateside supporting 311 as well as headlining slots on select dates.... (more...)
Janet Jackson Announces 2017 STATE OF THE WORLD North American Tour Dates & Adds More Shows Janet Jackson Announces 2017 STATE OF THE WORLD North American Tour Dates & Adds More Shows
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2017

Global music icon, multiple GRAMMY Award-winner and multi-platinum selling artist, the incomparable JANET JACKSON, will embark on a four-month North American tour this fall, announced today.... (more...)