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PIANO MEN—A TRIBUTE TO ELTON JOHN & BILLY JOEL Comes to Stage One PIANO MEN—A TRIBUTE TO ELTON JOHN & BILLY JOEL Comes to Stage One
by BWW News Desk - February 13, 2017

Combining the music of Elton John and Billy Joel on one stage, The Piano Men is a dynamic, interactive concert celebrating these two giants of pop music. The concert, which features two pianos facing off at center stage, features Broadway veterans Craig A Meyer ("A top notch performer!" Daily Variet... (more...)
Jean-Michel Jarre to Bring His 'Electronica' World Tour to North America This Spring Jean-Michel Jarre to Bring His 'Electronica' World Tour to North America This Spring
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2017

Current Grammy-nominated artist and French electronic music composer and producer JEAN-MICHEL JARRE's reputation for the spectacular is unmatched, having been one of the first artists in the world to perform electronic music as we know it today.... (more...)
Michael Cerveris and His Accomplices, Sky-Pony Set for Sheen Center's CONVERGENCES Indie Series Michael Cerveris and His Accomplices, Sky-Pony Set for Sheen Center's CONVERGENCES Indie Series
by BWW News Desk - December 20, 2016

To kick off the new year, the Sheen Center for Thought & Culture is kicking off a new music series; Convergences - Indie Artists Series.... (more...)
Jean-Michel Jarre's 'Electronica 1:The Time Machine' Nominated For Grammy Jean-Michel Jarre's 'Electronica 1:The Time Machine' Nominated For Grammy
by BWW News Desk - December 07, 2016

Pioneering French electronic music composer and producer, Jean-Michel Jarre's 'Electronica 1: The Time Machine' has been nominated for a Grammy in the Best Dance/Electronic Album category.... (more...)
Joe Perry of Aerosmith to Receive Les Paul Award at 2017 NAMM TEC Gala Joe Perry of Aerosmith to Receive Les Paul Award at 2017 NAMM TEC Gala
by BWW News Desk - October 27, 2016

Billboard.com reports that Aerosmith's Joe Perry will be the next recipient of the prestigious Les Paul Award for creative excellence which will be presented at the 32nd annual NAMM TEC Awards on Jan. 21 in Anaheim, Calif.... (more...)
Re-Mastered Five-Disc Super-Deluxe Edition of THE WHO's 'My Generation' Released Re-Mastered Five-Disc Super-Deluxe Edition of THE WHO's 'My Generation' Released
by BWW News Desk - October 13, 2016

In the half century since its release, The Who's debut album My Generation hasn't lost any of its raw, visceral power and still stands as the ultimate musical declaration of teenage rebellion. The title track alone has been covered innumerable times by the likes of Oasis, Green Day, Patti Smith, Bil... (more...)
Rachael Yamagata Shares 'Let Me Be Your Girl' Music Video, Directed by Josh Radnor and Starring Allison Janney Rachael Yamagata Shares 'Let Me Be Your Girl' Music Video, Directed by Josh Radnor and Starring Allison Janney
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2016

Acclaimed singer, songwriter, and musician Rachael Yamagata has shared a new music video for her song 'Let Me Be Your Girl' off her fourth studio album Tightrope Walker.... (more...)
Rachael Yamagata Releases Fourth Album 'Tightrope Walker' Rachael Yamagata Releases Fourth Album 'Tightrope Walker'
by BWW News Desk - September 23, 2016

Acclaimed singer, songwriter, and musician Rachael Yamagata today released her highly anticipated fourth studio album Tightrope Walker via Frankenfish Records/Thirty Tigers.... (more...)
Official Soundtrack to EVERYBODY WANTS SOME to Be Released on Limited Edition Vinyl, Today Official Soundtrack to EVERYBODY WANTS SOME to Be Released on Limited Edition Vinyl, Today
by BWW News Desk - July 15, 2016

The soundtrack to the feature film EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!! will be released on limited edition vinyl tomorrow, July 15t... (more...)
Osibisa Legend Gregg Kofi Brown Releases Autobiography & New CD Anthology 'Rock 'n' Roll And UFOs' Osibisa Legend Gregg Kofi Brown Releases Autobiography & New CD Anthology 'Rock 'n' Roll And UFOs'
by BWW News Desk - June 10, 2016

Gregg Kofi-Brown is best known for his work with seminal African funk rock pioneers Osibisa. who were one of the first, if not THE first African band to achieve popular success in the West.... (more...)
Dennis Elsas' ROCK'N'ROLL NEVER FORGETS Set for the Landmark on Main Tonight Dennis Elsas' ROCK'N'ROLL NEVER FORGETS Set for the Landmark on Main Tonight
by BWW News Desk - April 16, 2016

Landmark on Main Street welcomes Dennis Elsas, longtime NY radio personality, rock historian and master storyteller, to the Jeanne Rimsky Theater tonight, April 16 at 8 PM. His multi-media show, Rock'N'Roll Never Forgets, is a must-see for anyone who remembers the first time they heard Dennis' inimi... (more...)
Edward Snowden Revealed as Final Collaborator on Jean-Michel Jarre's 'Electronica Volume 2: The Heart Of Noise' Edward Snowden Revealed as Final Collaborator on Jean-Michel Jarre's 'Electronica Volume 2: The Heart Of Noise'
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2016

Just when the collaborator list for Jean-Michel Jarre's upcoming 'Electronica Vol. 2: The Heart of Noise' couldn't get any more diverse, it can now be revealed that none other than Edward Snowden will join proceedings as the final name to feature on the project.... (more...)
Official Soundtrack to Richard Linklater's EVERYBODY WANTS SOME Out Today Official Soundtrack to Richard Linklater's EVERYBODY WANTS SOME Out Today
by BWW News Desk - April 08, 2016

Warner Bros. Records releases the soundtrack to the upcoming feature film EVERYBODY WANTS SOME today, April 8th. The Paramount Pictures and Annapurna Pictures film is directed by Academy Award®-nominated director Richard Linklater (Boyhood, School of Rock, Dazed and Confused) and hit theatres on Apr... (more...)
Dennis Elsas' ROCK'N'ROLL NEVER FORGETS Set for the Landmark on Main Dennis Elsas' ROCK'N'ROLL NEVER FORGETS Set for the Landmark on Main
by BWW News Desk - March 22, 2016

Landmark on Main Street welcomes Dennis Elsas, longtime NY radio personality, rock historian and master storyteller, to the Jeanne Rimsky Theater on Saturday, April 16 at 8 PM. His multi-media show, Rock'N'Roll Never Forgets, is a must-see for anyone who remembers the first time they heard Dennis' i... (more...)
Official Soundtrack to Richard Linklater's EVERYBODY WANTS SOME Out 4/8 Official Soundtrack to Richard Linklater's EVERYBODY WANTS SOME Out 4/8
by BWW News Desk - March 11, 2016

Warner Bros. Records will release the soundtrack to the upcoming feature film EVERYBODY WANTS SOME on April 8th... (more...)
Eric Clapton The Live Album Collection 1970-1980 Out This Spring Eric Clapton The Live Album Collection 1970-1980 Out This Spring
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2016

This spring sees the release of all of Eric Clapton's live albums from his recording period with Polydor/RSO,1970-1980.... (more...)
THE WHO IN HYDE PARK' 50th Anniversary Concert Premieres in Select Theaters Today THE WHO IN HYDE PARK' 50th Anniversary Concert Premieres in Select Theaters Today
by BWW News Desk - October 08, 2015

Today, October 8, 2015, Fathom Events and Arts Alliance will showcase one of rock's most legendary and influential bands of all time with "The Who in Hyde Park" in cinemas nationwide at 7:30 p.m. local time.... (more...)
Times Square's Premier Concert & Events Venue Renamed 'PlayStation Theater' Times Square's Premier Concert & Events Venue Renamed 'PlayStation Theater'
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2015

Times Square's 2,150-capacity concert and special events venue has officially been renamed PlayStationTheater, it was announced today by Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC. (SCEA) and AEG Live.... (more...)
The Who to Relaunch 'The Who Hits 50' Tour at Joe Louis Arena in 2016 The Who to Relaunch 'The Who Hits 50' Tour at Joe Louis Arena in 2016
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2015

THE WHO today announced the rescheduled dates for their “THE WHO HITS 50!” North American tour, which was postponed earlier this month to allow lead singer Roger Daltrey time to recover from his recent bout with viral meningitis. “THE WHO HITS 50!” 2016 dates kick off February 27 in Detroit at Joe L... (more...)
THE WHO Postpones 2015 North American Tour THE WHO Postpones 2015 North American Tour
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2015

THE WHO have confirmed that they are postponing all remaining dates on their “THE WHO HITS 50!” North American tour. They had initially postponed FOUR shows on doctors orders after Roger Daltrey contracted a mystery virus.... (more...)
THE WHO IN HYDE PARK' 50th Anniversary Concert to Premiere in Select Theaters This October THE WHO IN HYDE PARK' 50th Anniversary Concert to Premiere in Select Theaters This October
by BWW News Desk - September 10, 2015

On Thursday, October 8, 2015, Fathom Events and Arts Alliance will showcase one of rock's most legendary and influential bands of all time with “The Who in Hyde Park” in cinemas nationwide at 7:30 p.m. local time.... (more...)
Jean-Michel Jarre Reveals Full Details of New Album 'Electronica 1: The Time Machine' Jean-Michel Jarre Reveals Full Details of New Album 'Electronica 1: The Time Machine'
by BWW News Desk - August 28, 2015

Jean-Michel Jarre is one of electronic music's most important and influential figures, and Electronica Part 1: The Time Machine, is his most ambitious project to date.... (more...)
Tourpedo to Live Stream Imagine Music Festival in Support of Teen Cancer America Tourpedo to Live Stream Imagine Music Festival in Support of Teen Cancer America
by BWW News Desk - August 25, 2015

Tourpedo, Inc., (https://www.tourpedo.com) a Raleigh, North Carolina-based software company, will be live streaming the Imagine Music Festival (http://www.imaginefestival.com) in Atlanta, GA... (more...)
Joe Walsh Adds Dates to Fall 2015 Solo Tour Joe Walsh Adds Dates to Fall 2015 Solo Tour
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2015

Joe Walsh recently announced his Fall solo tour which will now launch two days earlier on September 16th with a second show just added in Warren Ohio at Packard Music Hall, after the first sold out in under an hour... (more...)
Skirball Presents INTO THE NIGHT with Tamaryn, Joshua Light Show & DJ Justin Gage Today Skirball Presents INTO THE NIGHT with Tamaryn, Joshua Light Show & DJ Justin Gage Today
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2015

The Skirball Cultural Center presents its sixth Into the Night - a nighttime, outdoor celebration that combines live performances, hands-on activities, and after-dark access to the Skirball Museum galleries. Taking place tonight Friday, July 17, at 8:00 p.m., this edition of Into the Night features ... (more...)






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