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Recording Academy Issues Statement on Passing of Gregg Allman Recording Academy Issues Statement on Passing of Gregg Allman
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2017

The Recording Academy has released the following statement on the passing of Gregg Alman.... (more...)
Gregg Allman Dead at 69 Gregg Allman Dead at 69
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2017

Billboard has reported that singer-songwriter Gregg Allman has passed away at age 69. His band, The Allman Brothers, originated hits including 'Ramblin' Man', 'Melissa', and 'Midnight Rider'.... (more...)
VIDEO: Mary J. Blige Shares 'Love Yourself' Music Video ft. A$AP Rocky VIDEO: Mary J. Blige Shares 'Love Yourself' Music Video ft. A$AP Rocky
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

A$AP Rocky joins Mary J. Blige in the just-released video for Blige's 'Love Yourself' track. The tune appears on her 13th studio album, 'Strength of a Woman.' Get a first look below!... (more...)
Jimmy Bralower Productions Taking Artist First Approach with 'The A&R Department' Jimmy Bralower Productions Taking Artist First Approach with 'The A&R Department'
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

While true artist development may be a lost art these days, recording artists looking for a creative edge in today's competitive marketplace now have a new option in their career development toolbox… Jimmy Bralower's A&R Department.... (more...)
NPR First Listen Shares Cody ChestnuTT's New Album 'My Love Divine Degree' NPR First Listen Shares Cody ChestnuTT's New Album 'My Love Divine Degree'
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Cody ChesnuTT, the legendary soul troubadour known for his raw and honest storytelling, is set to release his first album in four years, the soul elevating My Love Divine Degree. The album will be released on June 2, 2017... (more...)
JMR Releases 'Boyish' EP + New Single 'Harbinger' feat. Robert Glasper JMR Releases 'Boyish' EP + New Single 'Harbinger' feat. Robert Glasper
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Today, Nashville-based artist JMR (real name Joshua Michael Robinson) has self-released his newest body of work, a sophomore EP titled Boyish.... (more...)
Jonathan Jackson + Enation's 'Revolution Of The Heart Video Premieres on CMT Jonathan Jackson + Enation's 'Revolution Of The Heart Video Premieres on CMT
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Today, CMT is exclusively premiering the new music video for “Revolution Of The Heart”  (Watch it HERE), the first single off Jonathan Jackson + Enation's forthcoming album Anthems For The Apocalypse out July 14, 2017... (more...)
Gabriel Garzon-Montano Performs On NPR Tiny Desk + LP Out Now Gabriel Garzon-Montano Performs On NPR Tiny Desk + LP Out Now
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

In the midst of a national spring tour, Brooklyn-born singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Gabriel Garzón-Montano made a stop at NPR's Tiny Desk to perform tracks from his critically acclaimed projects Jardín and Bishouné: Alma del Huila.... (more...)
Bela Fleck, The Wood Brothers & More Among 2nd Annual Suwannee Roots Revival Initial Lineup Bela Fleck, The Wood Brothers & More Among 2nd Annual Suwannee Roots Revival Initial Lineup
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park is excited to announce the 2nd Annual Suwannee Roots Revival taking place Thursday, October 12th, 2017 through Sunday, October 15th, 2017 at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park (SOSMP) in Live Oak, FL.... (more...)
Songhoy Blues Release New Track 'Mali Nord (feat. Elf Kid)' Songhoy Blues Release New Track 'Mali Nord (feat. Elf Kid)'
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

Songhoy Blues have released 'Mali Nord (feat. Elf Kid),' the latest track from their upcoming album, Résistance, which Fat Possum Records/Transgressive Records will release on Friday, June 16th.... (more...)
TWIN PEAKS' Chrysta Bell to Release New Album, Play NYC Next Month TWIN PEAKS' Chrysta Bell to Release New Album, Play NYC Next Month
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

Chrysta Bell, Twin Peaks actress and longtime musical partner of David Lynch, will release her sophomore album, We Dissolve, via AWAL/Kobalt Music Recordings on June 9 and will also perform an NYC Album Release Show at Joe's Pub on June 6, with Special Guest Stuart Matthewman (Sade).... (more...)
NYT Folksbiene's YIDDISH SOUL to Return to SUMMERSTAGE This June NYT Folksbiene's YIDDISH SOUL to Return to SUMMERSTAGE This June
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

Blending the klezmer, roots-rock and Hasidic cantorial worlds to breathtaking effect, the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) presents 'Yiddish Soul 2017' at SummerStage in Central Park on Wednesday June 14 at 7pm.... (more...)
Skirball Cultural Center Announces Lineup for 21st Annual SUNSET CONCERTS Series Skirball Cultural Center Announces Lineup for 21st Annual SUNSET CONCERTS Series
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

The Skirball Cultural Center proudly presents the twenty-first season of its annual free summertime concert series, Sunset Concerts. Coinciding with the Skirball's latest exhibition, Paul Simon: Words & Music (on view through September 3), the new season draws inspiration from Paul Simon's pioneerin... (more...)
JMR Releases New Single 'June Carter'; EP Out Friday JMR Releases New Single 'June Carter'; EP Out Friday
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

Nashville-based artist JMR (real name Joshua Michael Robinson) has released the 2nd single from his forthcoming EP. The song is titled 'June Carter' and premiered today with The 405... (more...)
Krafty Kuts & Dynamite MC Release Studio Album 'All 4 Corners' Krafty Kuts & Dynamite MC Release Studio Album 'All 4 Corners'
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

Breakbeat pioneer and Against The Grain label head, Krafty Kuts, has teamed up with master of ceremonies Dynamite MC on his third studio album 'All 4 Corners'. Released via Central Station Records, the album can be streamed and downloaded below now.... (more...)
Crested Butte Music Festival Kicks Off Season with Fiddler Mark O'Connor, NYC DJ Johnny Dynell, and Vocal Concerts Crested Butte Music Festival Kicks Off Season with Fiddler Mark O'Connor, NYC DJ Johnny Dynell, and Vocal Concerts
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

The Crested Butte Music Festival (CBMF) in the picturesque mountains of Colorado kicks off its 21st season with the first performances of the summer. CBMF's season, entitled “Identity Unmasked,” will explore identity and its revelation or masking. The Crested Butte Opera Studio vocalists showcase th... (more...)
Gallant Reveals IN THE ROOM Episode 3 Featuring John Legend Gallant Reveals IN THE ROOM Episode 3 Featuring John Legend
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Following previous episodes featuring Seal and Jack Garratt, Gallant returns today with the latest offering of his critically acclaimed IN THE ROOM series, this time with soul superstar, and current tour partner, John Legend.... (more...)
Patti LaBelle's New Jazz Album BEL HOMMAGE Hits No. 2 on Billboard's Top Current Jazz Chart Patti LaBelle's New Jazz Album BEL HOMMAGE Hits No. 2 on Billboard's Top Current Jazz Chart
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

The legendary Patti LaBelle marked an impressive debut with her first Jazz release, Bel Hommage, on her label imprint GPE Records, in partnership with Sony Red.... (more...)
Richard X. Heyman Releasing 12th Album Richard X. Heyman Releasing 12th Album
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

2017 finds Richard X. Heyman releasing his twelfth album Incognito - 14 brand-new songs incorporating the many talents of the veteran singer, songwriter, multi- instrumentalist and DIY recording pioneer, including forays into blues, funk and folk alongside his signature melodic pop gems.... (more...)
Prog-Fusion Ensemble BangTower Returns With Eagerly Awaited New Album 'With N With Out' Prog-Fusion Ensemble BangTower Returns With Eagerly Awaited New Album 'With N With Out'
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Declassified Records is proud to announce the newest album from progressive fusion legends “BangTower” entitled “With N With Out” is now also available in retail stores in Japan serviced by Marquee Distribution.... (more...)
Christian Powerhouse Hillsong United Announces Surprise Album 'Wonder' Christian Powerhouse Hillsong United Announces Surprise Album 'Wonder'
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

The multi-platinum-selling Christian music powerhouse and chart leading Hillsong UNITED announced their sixth full-length studio album titled 'Wonder,' set to be unveiled in all music stores on June 9 th.... (more...)
R&B/Pop Artist Drew Vision Teams with Producer Bryan Michael Cox on New Project R&B/Pop Artist Drew Vision Teams with Producer Bryan Michael Cox on New Project
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

R&B/Pop recording artist Drew Vision teaming up with Grammy-award winning producer Bryan Michael Cox on new project.... (more...)
bergenPAC presents SOUL ASYLUM & CRACKER, Classic Albums Live and Vic DiBitetto bergenPAC presents SOUL ASYLUM & CRACKER, Classic Albums Live and Vic DiBitetto
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2017

New show on sale at bergenPAC: Soul Asylum and Cracker, Sun., July 23, 8 p.m.; Classic Albums Live: Creedence Clearwater Revival – Chronicle: The 20 Greatest Hits, Thurs., Aug. 24, 8 p.m.; Classic Albums Live: Rush – 2112, Sat., Sept. 30, 8 p.m.; Vic DiBitetto, Sat., May 19, 8 p.m. Tickets go on sal... (more...)
Maurice 'Mobetta' Brown Brings His Signature Jazz Sound on the Road Maurice 'Mobetta' Brown Brings His Signature Jazz Sound on the Road
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2017

The trumpet: a famed instrument in the industry that is independently unique as it is clairvoyantly charming. Takes a certain kind person to exude the same personality that this piece of brass presents. Enter: Maurice “Mobetta” Brown.... (more...)
Brent Cobb to Make Television Debut on CONAN This June Brent Cobb to Make Television Debut on CONAN This June
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2017

Brent Cobb's will make his network television debut on June 6 with a performance on CONAN.... (more...)