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West Coast Debut Of Ibibio Sound Machine Announced at the Skirball's Sunset Concerts West Coast Debut Of Ibibio Sound Machine Announced at the Skirball's Sunset Concerts
by BWW News Desk - July 19, 2017

The Skirball Cultural Center continues its twenty-first season of Sunset Concerts with the West Coast debut of Ibibio Sound Machine on Thursday, August 3, at 8:00 p.m. Fronted by London-born Nigerian singer Eno Williams, Ibibio Sound Machine blends African and electronic elements, inspired in equal ... (more...)
Pandora's Artist Marketing Platform Hits A Billion Audio Message Impressions Pandora's Artist Marketing Platform Hits A Billion Audio Message Impressions
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2017

Pandora (NYSE: P) today announced new features on its Artist Marketing Platform (AMP) and that it has generated a billion listener impressions from Artist Audio Messages. New features including Promote Single, Promote Show and Custom Profile Photos help artists of all sizes and genres break new musi... (more...)
WFuV Introduces THE BOOGIE DOWN with Binky Griptite WFuV Introduces THE BOOGIE DOWN with Binky Griptite
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2017

WFUV, New York (90.7 FM/wfuv.org) - Binky Griptite, longtime guitarist and emcee for The Dap-Kings, is bringing the funk to WFUV on Saturday nights between 8-11 p.m. The Boogie Down, a danceable blend of vintage soul and R&B, debuts on July 22. Paul Cavalconte's expanded, free-form Cavalcade will no... (more...)
GAELIC STORM Tickets On Sale Starting 7/19 GAELIC STORM Tickets On Sale Starting 7/19
by BWW News Desk - July 14, 2017

Gaelic Storm will perform in the Mary W. Sommervold Hall at the Washington Pavilion on August 31, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets go on sale starting July 19, 2017.... (more...)
SUNSTOCK SOLAR FESTIVAL Returns to Los Angeles 9/9 SUNSTOCK SOLAR FESTIVAL Returns to Los Angeles 9/9
by BWW News Desk - July 14, 2017

The Sunstock Solar Executive Producers, in partnership with cARTel: Collaborative Arts LA,  are proud to announce the return of the Sunstock Solar Festival. The festival's new location will be at the Magic Box LA @ The Reef in Downtown Los Angeles  on September 9th, 2017. Sunstock Solar Festival imp... (more...)
Wyclef Jean Launches #FelaFootwork Campaign Today Wyclef Jean Launches #FelaFootwork Campaign Today
by BWW News Desk - July 14, 2017

To celebrate the release of his new track “Fela Kuti, ” Wyclef Jean has launched a dance challenge with his song “Fela Kuti” today (now #FelaFriday) to run thru July 21st where he has challenged his fans and his fellow artist friends to show him their '#FelaFootwork'.... (more...)
Paul Oakenfold Continues the KCRW / Annenberg Foundation's 2017 SOUND IN FOCUS Series Paul Oakenfold Continues the KCRW / Annenberg Foundation's 2017 SOUND IN FOCUS Series
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2017

KCRW and the Annenberg Foundation continue the 2017 SOUND IN FOCUS series -- free, all-ages concerts held at the Annenberg Space for Photography in Century City -- on Saturday, July 22 with a headlining performance from the godfather of EDM, Paul Oakenfold, opening sets by East L.A.-based troubadour... (more...)
Electric Zoo & SiriusXM Announce the Launch of Electric Zoo Radio Electric Zoo & SiriusXM Announce the Launch of Electric Zoo Radio
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2017

With its return to Randall's Island this Labor Day Weekend (September 1 - 3), ELECTRIC ZOO THE 6TH BORO-New York City's premier electronic music festival launches its weekly ELECTRIC ZOO RADIO SHOW series on SiriusXM this summer.... (more...)
The Eagle Rock Gospel Singers to Release New Album in July The Eagle Rock Gospel Singers to Release New Album in July
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2017

mericana band The Eagle Rock Gospel Singers is set to release a new album, No Glory, on July 14, 2017. A follow-up to the group's 2015 debut, Heavenly Fire, No Glory was produced by Matt Wignall (Cold War Kids, J Roddy Walston and the Business, Sam Outlaw), who also produced the Singers' last album... (more...)
SEAN WATKINS & FRIENDS to Celebrate Paul Simon at Skirball Cultural Center SEAN WATKINS & FRIENDS to Celebrate Paul Simon at Skirball Cultural Center
by BWW News Desk - July 12, 2017

On Thursday, July 27, at 8:00 p.m., the Skirball Cultural Center launches its twenty-first season of Sunset Concerts with American Tune Featuring Sean Watkins & Friends: A Singer-Songwriter Celebration of Paul Simon, featuring the Grammy-winning musician and songwriter Sean Watkins (Nickel Creek, Wa... (more...)
Company of Thieves to Reunite; Announce Tour + New Music Company of Thieves to Reunite; Announce Tour + New Music
by BWW News Desk - July 12, 2017

Indie group Company of Thieves announce they will be re-uniting to tour, 10 years after their independently recorded and self-released debut record, “Ordinary Riches” was released. The cult band comprised of Genevieve Schatz, Marc Walloch and Chris Faller will also be releasing a new single this sum... (more...)
Jazz Dispensary Rolls Out Two Limited Edition Titles on Vinyl Jazz Dispensary Rolls Out Two Limited Edition Titles on Vinyl
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2017

Two new vinyl titles will be reissued on July 28th as part of Jazz Dispensary's Top Shelf Series: The Elements, a cosmic, four-part improvisation from Joe Henderson featuring Alice Coltrane, and the hard-grooving, politically-charged Harlem Bush Music - Uhurufrom Gary Bartz Ntu Troop.... (more...)
Austrian Producer Filous Releases New Single 'Knots' ft. Klei Austrian Producer Filous Releases New Single 'Knots' ft. Klei
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2017

Today filous announces his next EP entitled For Love as well as sharing his new single 'Knots'. The track features electro-pop newcomer klei, and was inspired by a quest for balance between 'old and modern, organic and electronic, playful and heavy.' Crisp tropical synth production underlies klei's ... (more...)
Manchester Orchestra To Headline Pandora's Fourth Annual Chicago Invasion Manchester Orchestra To Headline Pandora's Fourth Annual Chicago Invasion
by BWW News Desk - July 10, 2017

Manchester Orchestra kicks off the biggest festival weekend in Chicago at Pandora's fourth annual Chicago Invasion featuring an exclusive live performance by Manchester Orchestra, free to an intimate audience of Pandora listeners with RSVP.... (more...)
Country/Pop Singer Abi Releases New Single and Music Video for 'Matches' Country/Pop Singer Abi Releases New Single and Music Video for 'Matches'
by BWW News Desk - July 07, 2017

Nashville based country/pop singer Abi released her new single and music video for 'Matches' today on Vevo and all digital retailers. The single is Abi's first official single release since her 2015 EP 17.... (more...)
 Lucy Rose's New Album 'Something's Changing' Out Now on Arts & Crafts Lucy Rose's New Album 'Something's Changing' Out Now on Arts & Crafts
by BWW News Desk - July 07, 2017

Lucy Rose's third album Something's Changing is out now on Arts & Crafts. The album is accompanied by a fly-on-the-wall short film documenting her first tour ofLatin America last year, a trip that was independently organized by Rose with the help of her fans. The tour was the inspiration for the rec... (more...)
Lune Releases 'LSD' (A$AP Rocky Cover) + 'Healing Song' Remixes Lune Releases 'LSD' (A$AP Rocky Cover) + 'Healing Song' Remixes
by BWW News Desk - July 07, 2017

Today, budding Swedish artist Lune has released a stunning cover of A$AP Rocky's track 'LSD.' The gorgeous arrangement and Lune's saccharine vocal create something completely fresh while holding the melodic framework of the original intact. Don't miss this one -- listen now at HillyDilly HERE.... (more...)
Grammy-Winner Miguel Launches the KCRW / Annenberg Foundation's 2017 Sound in Focus Series Grammy-Winner Miguel Launches the KCRW / Annenberg Foundation's 2017 Sound in Focus Series
by BWW News Desk - July 06, 2017

KCRW and the Annenberg Foundation launch the  2017 SOUND IN FOCUS series -- free, all-ages concerts held at the Annenberg Space for Photography in Century City -- on Saturday, July 15 with a headlining performance from Grammy-winning R&B artist Miguel, an opening set by Brooklyn-based multi-instrume... (more...)
RCA Inspiration & Provident Music Group Relaunch Iconic Label, Verity Records RCA Inspiration & Provident Music Group Relaunch Iconic Label, Verity Records
by BWW News Desk - July 06, 2017

RCA Inspiration and Provident Music Group celebrate the relaunch of Verity Records, reviving the iconic label that has been a modern standard-bearer in Gospel for almost two decades!... (more...)
Pandora to Present Exclusive Concert ft Big Sean, Noah Cyrus & More! Pandora to Present Exclusive Concert ft Big Sean, Noah Cyrus & More!
by BWW News Desk - July 05, 2017

On July 29, Pandora (NYSE:P) is once again bringing not only the heat but the coolness of the season to Los Angeles with its fifth annual summer show, moving to a new home this year, on the field at the legendary LA Memorial Coliseum... (more...)
Shefik Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of His Syndicated Radio Show Shefik Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of His Syndicated Radio Show
by BWW News Desk - July 05, 2017

It was one year ago today that media personality Shefik launched his nationally syndicated radio show, Shefik presents Invocation. Since its inception, the terrestrial radio show has won a total of 16 industry awards for its accompanying website at invocation.co, as well as the radio show itself. Th... (more...)
BWW Interview: Sharon Lewis Carries On With the Blues BWW Interview: Sharon Lewis Carries On With the Blues
by Tory Gates - July 02, 2017

'You know who you sound like?' I say, 'No, but you're gonna tell me.' She says, 'Yeah, you're like Janis Joplin and Tina Turner all rolled in to one!”... (more...)
Lucy Rose Shares New Song & Live Video 'Something's Changing' Lucy Rose Shares New Song & Live Video 'Something's Changing'
by BWW News Desk - June 30, 2017

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Lincoln Center Sets May 2017 Lineup for American Songbook, Great Performers Series & More Lincoln Center Sets May 2017 Lineup for American Songbook, Great Performers Series & More
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts has just announced its programs and events for this May. Scroll down for details!... (more...)
QUESTLOVE SUPREME Season Two Now Live On Pandora QUESTLOVE SUPREME Season Two Now Live On Pandora
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

Pandora today released the first episode of the second season of QUESTLOVE SUPREME. The weekly show, available exclusively on Pandora, is hosted by Questlove... (more...)