B.B. KING

 

BIO: 'BB KING : The Life of Riley’ Narrated by Morgan Freeman hits UK Cinemas October 15th 2012. Joined by BONO, ERIC CLAPTON, BRUCE WILLIS, RINGO STARR and others, including appearances by KEITH RICHARDS,... (read more...)

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Yellowjackets, Tommy Igoe Band and More Set for Blue Note Napa This March Yellowjackets, Tommy Igoe Band and More Set for Blue Note Napa This March
by BWW News Desk - February 24, 2017

Blue Note Napa has announced its March 2017 lineup - scroll down for details!... (more...)
Janoska Ensemble to Bring First US Tour to Birdland Next Month Janoska Ensemble to Bring First US Tour to Birdland Next Month
by BWW News Desk - February 23, 2017

Many artists say music is in their blood. For the Janoska Ensemble, founded in 2013 by brothers Ondrej (Violinist), Frantisek (Pianist) and Roman (Violinist), together with their brother-in-law Julius Darvas (Double Bassist), the claim may literally be true.... (more...)
Chris Brown & Special Guest 50 Cent Bring 'The Party' on 33-City North American Tour Chris Brown & Special Guest 50 Cent Bring 'The Party' on 33-City North American Tour
by BWW News Desk - February 22, 2017

Grammy Award-winning and multi-platinum-selling, singer-songwriter, Chris Brown, along with his special guest, award-winning, multi-platinum, record-breaking artist 50 Cent, bring the Party to cities across North America... (more...)
Los Lonely Boys, Kris Kristofferson and More Coming Up This March at City Winery Chicago Los Lonely Boys, Kris Kristofferson and More Coming Up This March at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2017

The following acts are performing at City Winery Chicago (1200 W. Randolph St) throughout the month of March.... (more...)
Rocker Derek Davis to Release New Album 'Revolutionary Soul' Rocker Derek Davis to Release New Album 'Revolutionary Soul'
by BWW News Desk - February 16, 2017

Derek Davis, former Arista Records recording artist and Babylon A.D. front man, follows up the successful reception of his first solo debut REVOLT with his new 12-song release, REVOLUTIONARY SOUL—a diverse collection of songs in which Davis pens nine, plays all instruments, sings, arranges, and prod... (more...)
Adele, Beyonce Among Winners of 59th Annual GRAMMY AWARDS; Full List! Adele, Beyonce Among Winners of 59th Annual GRAMMY AWARDS; Full List!
by TV News Desk - February 13, 2017

A diverse all-star lineup of GRAMMY Award nominees, GRAMMY winners, entertainers and film and TV stars took stage last ight for THE 59TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS... (more...)
Beyonce and HIDDEN FIGURES Among Winners of Non-Televised NAACP Image Awards Beyonce and HIDDEN FIGURES Among Winners of Non-Televised NAACP Image Awards
by BWW News Desk - February 11, 2017

The winners of the "48th NAACP Image Awards" in the non-televised categories were announced during a gala dinner celebration that took place Friday, February 10, 2017, at the Pasadena Conference Center - the event was hosted by Erica Ash and Deon Cole.... (more...)
Showtime to Release Documentary ERIC CLAPTON: A LIFE IN 12 BARS in 2018 Showtime to Release Documentary ERIC CLAPTON: A LIFE IN 12 BARS in 2018
by TV News Desk - February 10, 2017

Showtime Documentary Films will release the new documentary ERIC CLAPTON: A LIFE IN 12 BARS, an unflinching and deeply personal journey into the life of the legendary musician.... (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...)
Richie Kotzen 'Salting Earth' 21st Solo Album to Be Released 4/14 Richie Kotzen 'Salting Earth' 21st Solo Album to Be Released 4/14
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2017

RICHIE KOTZEN has never been an artist known for playing by the rules. And for this ever-adventurous triple-threat songwriter/guitarist/vocalist, that meant putting on the brakes after a nonstop flurry of band-related activity... (more...)
Donovan Woods To Release 'They Are Going Away' EP; Announces U.S. Tour With Alan Doyle Donovan Woods To Release 'They Are Going Away' EP; Announces U.S. Tour With Alan Doyle
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2017

Critically acclaimed 2017 JUNO Award 'Songwriter of the Year' nominee and Polaris Music Prize-nominated singer/songwriter Donovan Woods will release They Are Going Away (Meant Well), a four-song digital EP, on March 3.... (more...)
John Ford Coley & Tom Wurth Announce 2017 'Bridges & Backroads' Tour John Ford Coley & Tom Wurth Announce 2017 'Bridges & Backroads' Tour
by BWW News Desk - February 08, 2017

Grammy© nominated artists John Ford Coley and Tom Wurth, along with Cody Entertainment Group, announce their 2017 Bridges & Backroads Tour.... (more...)
Celtic Woman's VOICES OF ANGELS Debuts at #1 on World and Classical Charts Celtic Woman's VOICES OF ANGELS Debuts at #1 on World and Classical Charts
by BWW News Desk - February 02, 2017

VOICES OF ANGELS contains some of the most popular songs from the Celtic Woman repertoire, along with several previously unrecorded tracks, all with stunning new orchestral arrangements recorded with the 72-piece Orchestra of Ireland.  Celtic Woman has a remarkable 12-year-legacy of introducing the ... (more...)
Margaret Cho to Host Live-Streamed GRAMMY AWARDS Premiere Ceremony, 2/12 Margaret Cho to Host Live-Streamed GRAMMY AWARDS Premiere Ceremony, 2/12
by TV News Desk - February 01, 2017

The GRAMMY Awards Premiere Ceremony® will take place at Microsoft Theater on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, from 12:30-3:30 p.m. PT and will be streamed live internationally via GRAMMY.com/live and CBS.com.... (more...)
Local Musician & Multi-Instrumentalist, Myles Mancuso Returns for an Exclusive Show at Daryl's House Local Musician & Multi-Instrumentalist, Myles Mancuso Returns for an Exclusive Show at Daryl's House
by BWW News Desk - January 31, 2017

Myles Mancuso and his band will appear for an exclusive New York Show at Daryl's House (Pawling NY). Back from spending over a year in the FL Keys playing the 100 Mile stretch from Key Largo to Key West, an area known for its vibrant and diverse music scene. The Florida Keys is a melting pot of musi... (more...)
MTV Live Setlist, Front and Center and More This Year The Iridium! MTV Live Setlist, Front and Center and More This Year The Iridium!
by BWW News Desk - January 31, 2017

2017 is shaping up to be an eventful year at The Iridium as we continue to host MTV Live Setlist (the episode featuring 'dark girl pop' band MUNA airs this Saturday, February 4 at 9pm ET), and the acclaimed live public television series Front and Center (season 6 airing now at various dates/times ac... (more...)
Tito Puente 50-Year Retrospective Headed to Hostos Center This Spring Tito Puente 50-Year Retrospective Headed to Hostos Center This Spring
by BWW News Desk - January 31, 2017

In the first ever retrospective of the life and legacy of one of the most important figures in Latin Jazz, The Hostos Center for the Arts and Culture announces "Tito Puente: A Fifty-Year Retrospective of 'El Rey,' a multi-day, in-depth examination of his career through concerts, panels, film, dance,... (more...)
Carnegie Hall Announces 2017-2018 Season Carnegie Hall Announces 2017-2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2017

Clive Gillinson, Executive and Artistic Director, today announced Carnegie Hall's 2017-2018 season consisting of more than 170 concerts as well as a wide range of education and social impact programs created by Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute.... (more...)
Kennedy Center to Pay Tribute to Music Icon John Lennon at 2017 Spring Gala Kennedy Center to Pay Tribute to Music Icon John Lennon at 2017 Spring Gala
by BWW News Desk - January 25, 2017

In one of D.C.'s most anticipated social events of the year, the Kennedy Center pays tribute to musical icon John Lennon at the 2017 Kennedy Center Spring Gala on Monday, May 8, 2017 in the Kennedy Center Concert Hall.... (more...)
San Francisco Opera 2017 Radio Broadcast Schedule Announced for February Through August San Francisco Opera 2017 Radio Broadcast Schedule Announced for February Through August
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2017

The partnership between San Francisco Opera and the Bay Area's Classical KDFC continues with monthly broadcasts of performances captured during the Fall 2016 Season, including the world premiere of Bright Sheng and David Henry Hwang's Dream of the Red Chamber, and a historic broadcast from the Compa... (more...)
Len Cariou, Liz Callaway & More Featured on New Compilation Album 'These Are My Friends' Len Cariou, Liz Callaway & More Featured on New Compilation Album 'These Are My Friends'
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2017

Golden Stage Records has released 'These Are My Friends', a compilation of Broadway songs and reminiscences from some of the theater's greatest TONY award-winning artists.... (more...)
Tony-Nominated Loretta Ables Sayre Set for Blue Note Hawaii Debut on 11/14 Tony-Nominated Loretta Ables Sayre Set for Blue Note Hawaii Debut on 11/14
by BWW News Desk - November 09, 2016

Tony-nominated Broadway actress Loretta Ables Sayre is scheduled to make her Blue Note debut in Waikiki on Nov. 14 with shows at 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. Ables Sayre's performances will feature jazz standard selections from the Great American Songbook. Joining Loretta will be Hawaii-based musicians Jim ... (more...)
SOUNDBREAKING: Stories From The Cutting Edge Of Recorded Music to Debut on PBS 11/14 SOUNDBREAKING: Stories From The Cutting Edge Of Recorded Music to Debut on PBS 11/14
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2016

WASHINGTON, Nov. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ SOUNDBREAKING: STORIES FROM THE CUTTING EDGE OF RECORDED MUSIC, an eight-episode PBS series that explores the extraordinary impact of recorded music on the modern world, will make its U.S. broadcast debut on PBS starting next Monday, November 14... (more...)
LA Songwriter Bob Beland Releases Highly Anticipated New Album 'Left Of Center' LA Songwriter Bob Beland Releases Highly Anticipated New Album 'Left Of Center'
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2016

Much to the anticipation of music aficionados worldwide, renowned LA songwriter Bob Beland is releasing his new album “Left Of Center” on his own independent label Wrong Way Works!... (more...)
Sony/ATV Signs Acts Including Lady Gaga and Sting for Neighboring Rights Sony/ATV Signs Acts Including Lady Gaga and Sting for Neighboring Rights
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2016

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has further expanded its Neighbouring Rights roster with the addition of Lady Gaga, Sting and a number of other artists.... (more...)







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