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Chance The Rapper Joins  John Legend & More as ESSENCE Festival Headliner Chance The Rapper Joins John Legend & More as ESSENCE Festival Headliner
by BWW News Desk - March 01, 2017

Grammy-winning artist Chance The Rapper will join Diana Ross, Mary J. Blige, John Legend and others as a headliner of Time Inc.'s (NYSE:TIME) ESSENCE Festival presented by Coca-Cola, taking place June 30–July 2, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana.... (more...)
Twinkle and Rock Soul Radio Announce Takin' the Walls Off 2017 European Tour Twinkle and Rock Soul Radio Announce Takin' the Walls Off 2017 European Tour
by BWW News Desk - February 28, 2017

Sarasota's own veteran local musician Twinkle (Schascle Yochim) and her band Rock Soul Radio have announced their Summer 2017 European tour, Takin' the Walls Off. Notably, the band has curated a cultural fan-experience by inviting them to tag along and make this memorable tour an unforgettable trip ... (more...)
River Drivers, John Byrne Band and Galways Girls Set for Irish Music Festival at Bucks County Playhouse River Drivers, John Byrne Band and Galways Girls Set for Irish Music Festival at Bucks County Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2017

Bucks County Playhouse will salute the music of Ireland with a special Irish Music Festival, March 17-18, 2017.... (more...)
Billboard Premieres Starita's Rules Feat. Jarobi of A Tribe Called Quest Billboard Premieres Starita's Rules Feat. Jarobi of A Tribe Called Quest
by BWW News Desk - February 24, 2017

GRAMMY® recognized music producer Michael Starita has premiered the track “Rules” featuring Jarobi of A Tribe Called Quest & vocalist Trent Park via Billboard today. The song appears on Starita's debut album For The Record, coming out Fall 2017.... (more...)
Shawty Lo's Posthumous Album 'RICO' Available via 300 Entertainment 3/24 Shawty Lo's Posthumous Album 'RICO' Available via 300 Entertainment 3/24
by BWW News Desk - February 24, 2017

A founding member of Southern hip hop group D4L, Shawty Lo is one of the most prolific artists and personalities from Atlanta's music scene. Shawty Lo passed away in 2016... (more...)
Brenton Wood's Remastered Collection 'The Very Best Of' Out Today Brenton Wood's Remastered Collection 'The Very Best Of' Out Today
by BWW News Desk - February 23, 2017

Very few singers ever accomplish what this soul man was able to do: create a lasting and indelible impression on listeners with only a few notes of a song.... (more...)
Chris Shiflett's 'West Coast Town' Music Video Premieres at Noisey Chris Shiflett's 'West Coast Town' Music Video Premieres at Noisey
by BWW News Desk - February 21, 2017

The official music video for Chris Shiflett's “West Coast Town” is premiering today at Vice's Noisey. Watch/share HERE. Of the video, the site praises, “…it immediately puts you in the mood for a good-ass time.”... (more...)
Allah-Las Release New Music; North American Tour Kicks Off This March Allah-Las Release New Music; North American Tour Kicks Off This March
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

Allah-Las are set to release the new track, “Hereafter,” and an alternate take of the single “Autumn Dawn” on February 17.... (more...)
Jeb Loy Nichols Returns With New Album 'Country Hustle' Out 3/31 Jeb Loy Nichols Returns With New Album 'Country Hustle' Out 3/31
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

On March 31 2017, the steadily rising troubadour Jeb Loy Nichols presents his classic-in-the-making new album “Country Hustle,” via on his own label City Country City and Jullian Records.... (more...)
Musical Legends Arlo Guthrie & Taj Mahal to Hit NJPAC This March Musical Legends Arlo Guthrie & Taj Mahal to Hit NJPAC This March
by BWW News Desk - February 16, 2017

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening with two musical legends, on stage together: folk music icon Arlo Guthrie and southern country and blues artist Taj Mahal in one incredible night.... (more...)
Electric Forest 2017 Announces Over 95 Additional Artists Electric Forest 2017 Announces Over 95 Additional Artists
by BWW News Desk - February 16, 2017

Tycho, Nahko and Medicine for the People, Kamasi Washington, The Revivalists, Conspirator, Snakehips, EOTO, Break Science, and over 80 additional artists join previously announced acts... (more...)
Country Hitmaker Billy Dean Set for Induction into Florida Artists Hall of Fame Country Hitmaker Billy Dean Set for Induction into Florida Artists Hall of Fame
by BWW News Desk - February 15, 2017

Country music hitmaker Billy Dean will be inducted into the Florida Artists Hall of Fame on Thursday, February 23.  Dean, a Florida native, will enter this year's class along with former Eagles member Don Felder, comedy songwriter and performer Jim Stafford, and poet-anthologist Lee Bennett Hopkins.... (more...)
Guitar Prodigy Ray Goren to Bring Solo Concert at Genghis Cohen Guitar Prodigy Ray Goren to Bring Solo Concert at Genghis Cohen
by BWW News Desk - February 15, 2017

Guitar prodigy Ray Goren performs his Solo Concert atGenghis Cohen, 740 N. Fairfax Ave., this Saturday, February 18. Set time: 7:30 pm. $10. Info:  (323) 653-0640 or www.genghiscohen.com.... (more...)
Alison Krauss Partners with Cracker Barrel for New Version of 'Windy City' Alison Krauss Partners with Cracker Barrel for New Version of 'Windy City'
by BWW News Desk - February 15, 2017

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store today announced Alison Krauss as its latest artist to release an album under its Spotlight Music Program. The 27-time GRAMMY Award-winning singer will release her exclusive bonus track version of "Windy City" in Cracker Barrel Old Country Store locations nationwide a... (more...)
Johnny Cash Birthday Concert, Vanessa Carlton and More Coming Up at Daryl's House Club Johnny Cash Birthday Concert, Vanessa Carlton and More Coming Up at Daryl's House Club
by BWW News Desk - February 15, 2017

Daryl's House Club has announced its upcoming performances in Pawling. Details below!... (more...)
Singer/Songwriter Amanda Abizaid Releases New Project in Support of HelpPhilippineSchools.org Singer/Songwriter Amanda Abizaid Releases New Project in Support of HelpPhilippineSchools.org
by BWW News Desk - February 15, 2017

Singer/songwriter Amanda Abizaid is releasing a new EP in support of HelpPhilippineSchools.org, a non-profit organization that helps children get the best education possible through the betterment of existing schools, working “from the inside out.”... (more...)
Chris Stapleton, Darious Rucker & Brett Eldredge Set for Inaugural CMT HOMETOWN HEROES, 3/31 Chris Stapleton, Darious Rucker & Brett Eldredge Set for Inaugural CMT HOMETOWN HEROES, 3/31
by TV News Desk - February 14, 2017

CMT and Ram Trucks today announced a brand-new, one-hour special CMT HOMETOWN HEROES featuring some of country's most proficient storytellers Chris Stapleton, Darius Rucker and Brett Eldredge as they make surprise returns to their hometowns to give back and perform for their very own hometown heroes... (more...)
SUSTO Adds New Tour Dates SUSTO Adds New Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - February 14, 2017

Charleston-based SUSTO (pronounced “soos-toh”) is adding new dates in Nashville, Vancouver, Richmond and more, bringing the band's already extensive, headlining tour to a total of 49 cities. They will also be supporting The Lumineers on an additional 17-city North American stretch in March and April... (more...)
79.5 Releases 'Boy Don't Be Afraid' for Valentine's Day via Big Crown Records 79.5 Releases 'Boy Don't Be Afraid' for Valentine's Day via Big Crown Records
by BWW News Desk - February 14, 2017

79.5 drips silky, raw-honeyed R&B emotion and radiates luxurious triple-female vocal harmonies and today the romantic soul septet release 'Boy Don't Be Afraid' for Valentine's Day via Big Crown Records.... (more...)
Progressive Rock Ensemble Ape Shifter to Release Self-Titled Debut Album Progressive Rock Ensemble Ape Shifter to Release Self-Titled Debut Album
by BWW News Desk - February 13, 2017

Progressive Rock ensemble APE SHIFTER will be releasing their self-titled debut album in March 2017! APE SHIFTER is all instrumental and reaches from rockin' 70's riffs played with punk rock ferocity to creeping metal grooves.... (more...)
Country Star Travis Tritt Set for Valley Forge Music Fair This Spring Country Star Travis Tritt Set for Valley Forge Music Fair This Spring
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2017

Valley Forge Casino Resort (1160 First Avenue) channels its country roots when Travis Tritt comes to The Event Center at 8:00pm on Friday, April 7, 2017.... (more...)
Brandy Clark and Charlie Worsham Unite for 20+ City Tour Brandy Clark and Charlie Worsham Unite for 20+ City Tour
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2017

Two of Nashville's “best-kept secret(s)” (Billboard/Taste of Country) are getting together for a noteworthy tour promising an incredible night of music and immense talent.... (more...)
Cassy London Delivers Pure Pop Perfection in New Track 'Rabbit Hole' Cassy London Delivers Pure Pop Perfection in New Track 'Rabbit Hole'
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2016

Pop's Cassy London has been on FIRE lately debuting tracks from her much anticipated fall EP Wonderland and the pop beauty is bringing the heat yet again with her new track 'Rabbit Hole!'... (more...)
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers to Release Vinyl Box Sets 12/9 Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers to Release Vinyl Box Sets 12/9
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2016

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers will commemorate the 40th anniversary of their self-titled debut album by releasing two companion vinyl box sets featuring their entire studio album repertoire via UMe and Reprise/Warner Bros. Records on December 9.... (more...)
Gary Rossington of Lynyrd Skynyrd & His Wife to Release TAKE IT ON FAITH Gary Rossington of Lynyrd Skynyrd & His Wife to Release TAKE IT ON FAITH
by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2016

Rossington - Gary Rossington, the legendary founding member and guitarist of Lynyrd Skynyrd along with his wife, Dale Krantz-Rossington, whom many call The First Lady of Southern Rock, release the heartfelt, soul-grabbing, bluesy new album Take It On Faith, November 4, 2016 on Loud & Proud Records. ... (more...)







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