DON WILLIAMS

 

BIO: They came to call Don Williams “the Gentle Giant” in the decades he was a dominating country hit maker because of his unique blend of commanding presence and that laid-back, easy style that has appeal... (read more...)

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AJ_DonWilliams - In addition to Steven Champlin's 45.01 400M that moves him to 4th in NCAA, Kyle Collins ran 45.06 that moves him from tied for 14th to 5th.
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by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

Tune in to the AUDIENCE Network concert special 'Daya' airing Friday, April 28 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT via DIRECTV Ch 239, AT&T U-verse Ch 1114 and DIRECTV NOW.... (more...)
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

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by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

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by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

May has major stars lining up at Blue Note Hawaii, the state's premier venue for the world's most celebrated artists, kicking off with two local favorites DeAndre Brackensick and Robert Cazimero, followed up by seminal reggae artists Black Uhuru, soul songstress Meleana Brown and American Idol star ... (more...)
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by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

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Live Nation Celebrates Beginning Of Summer Concert Season With 'National Concert Day' & Special Offer For Fans Live Nation Celebrates Beginning Of Summer Concert Season With 'National Concert Day' & Special Offer For Fans
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2017

From experiencing live music under the stars at an outdoor amphitheater, to rocking out at an arena, or taking a road trip to a music festival, there is something special about summer concerts, and Live Nation is celebrating the start of the season with National Concert Day... (more...)
NJPAC's James Moody Jazz Orchestra and More Set for International Jazz Day Concert NJPAC's James Moody Jazz Orchestra and More Set for International Jazz Day Concert
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

In a special partnership with the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), Rutgers University and WBGO Jazz 88.3FM, NJPAC Arts Education's James Moody Jazz Orchestra (formerly the Brick City Jazz Orchestra) along with the award-winning Jazz House Big Band and Lima Interscolar Big Band entertains b... (more...)
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by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2017

Kasey Chambers will play the Fox Theatre on June 14, 2017.... (more...)
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by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2017

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by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2017

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Autism Speaks Benefit Light Up The Blues Will Postpone Its Annual Concert Until 2018 Autism Speaks Benefit Light Up The Blues Will Postpone Its Annual Concert Until 2018
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2017

With Autism Awareness Month beginning, Los Angeles-based annual Autism Speaks benefit concert Light Up The Blues announces it will not be hosting an event this year... (more...)
Norman Connors & More Coming Up This Spring at City Winery Chicago Norman Connors & More Coming Up This Spring at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - April 04, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces jazz artist Norman Connors & The Starship Orchestra, folk artist Chris Smither, the return of Chicago-based cellist Ian Maksin and more.... (more...)
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by BWW News Desk - April 04, 2017

The Music Business Association will celebrate the massive success of the HAMILTON Original Cast Recording and the Hamilton Mixtape albums with an Outstanding Achievement Award on May 18 at 12:30 p.m. CT during the Music Biz 2017 convention's Awards Luncheon at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel in Nash... (more...)
Sarah Partridge Expands Jazz Vocal Repertoire on 'Bright Lights & Promises: Redefining Janis Ian' Sarah Partridge Expands Jazz Vocal Repertoire on 'Bright Lights & Promises: Redefining Janis Ian'
by BWW News Desk - April 02, 2017

Vocalist Sarah Partridge introduced an impressive body of original compositions on her 2015 Origin Records release 'I'd Never Thought I'd Be Here,' but for her new project, she wanted to celebrate a singer/songwriter outside of her own genre and beyond the Great American Songbook.... (more...)
The Weeks' New Album 'Easy' Streaming Now on Clash The Weeks' New Album 'Easy' Streaming Now on Clash
by BWW News Desk - March 31, 2017

Nashville-via-Mississippi rising band The Weeks' highly anticipated new album, Easy, premieres today on Clash listen here. Easy, the band's third album, is set for releaseApril 7 on Lightning Rod Records.... (more...)
Legendary Jazz Greats Inspire Teen Musicians at NJPAC Legendary Jazz Greats Inspire Teen Musicians at NJPAC
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2017

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Wallace Roney Orchestra to Kick Off Wayne Shorter Weekend at NJPAC Wallace Roney Orchestra to Kick Off Wayne Shorter Weekend at NJPAC
by BWW News Desk - March 29, 2017

Wayne Shorter Weekend kicks off with trumpet great Wallace Roney and his orchestra paying tribute to Newark jazz legend Wayne Shorter with this performance of Universe, a long-lost composition originally created for Miles Davis, featuring Buster Williams, Lenny White and Patrice Rushen on Friday, Ap... (more...)
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by BWW News Desk - March 29, 2017

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by BWW News Desk - March 21, 2017

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by BWW News Desk - March 06, 2017

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by BWW News Desk - February 28, 2017

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by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2016

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