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BIO: Les created the foundation because, as he said " I want to help, even when I am not here". With the relationships Les had with Gibson Guitar, Sam Ash Music, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Grammy Foundati... (read more...)

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Joshua James, Shawn Mullins, Murder Mystery and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago Joshua James, Shawn Mullins, Murder Mystery and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - February 21, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces legendary guitarist Robby Krieger of the Doors, folk-rock artist Joshua James' album release show and more.... (more...)
Sigourney Weaver, Danny Burstein, Laura Osnes and More Will Honor Lincoln Center's 2017 Emerging Artists Sigourney Weaver, Danny Burstein, Laura Osnes and More Will Honor Lincoln Center's 2017 Emerging Artists
by BWW News Desk - February 15, 2017

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts announced today its second class of Emerging Artists, recognizing diverse talents, from a visionary filmmaker to world-class musicians to a singer-songwriter currently starring on Broadway.... (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...)
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...)
Legendary Aerosmith Guitarist Joe Perry Honored with Les Paul Award Legendary Aerosmith Guitarist Joe Perry Honored with Les Paul Award
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2017

Legendary AEROSMITH guitarist JOE PERRY is pictured here after being presented with the Les Paul Award at 32nd Annual NAMM TEC Awards, Saturday, January 23.... (more...)
9 CIRCLES Premiere, John Lithgow, John Patrick Shanley and More Slated for Sheen Center in 2017 9 CIRCLES Premiere, John Lithgow, John Patrick Shanley and More Slated for Sheen Center in 2017
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2017

The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture (18 Bleecker Street) has announced the Spring programming of the 2016-2017 season. Featuring a varied array of thought-provoking theater, film, music, art, and discourse, The Sheen Center delves deeper into its many signature series, and for the first time will... (more...)
Tak Matsumoto and Daniel Ho to Play Blue Note Hawaii 3/19/2017 Tak Matsumoto and Daniel Ho to Play Blue Note Hawaii 3/19/2017
by BWW News Desk - December 31, 2016

Blue Note Hawaii, the state's premier venue for the world's most celebrated artists, welcomes world-renowned guitarists Tak Matsumoto and Daniel Ho for one night only, March 19, 2017. Tickets are on sale now for this special event.... (more...)
John Colianni Jazz Orchestra to Debut at APAP Showcase John Colianni Jazz Orchestra to Debut at APAP Showcase
by BWW News Desk - December 29, 2016

Long a favorite of fans for his virtuosic hard swinging piano style, John Colianni's resume includes long term stints and collaborations with many jazz and pop music giants, including Lionel Hampton, Mel Torme, and Les Paul to name just a few.... (more...)
BWW Interview:  Paul Anka at NJPAC on Friday December 16th BWW Interview: Paul Anka at NJPAC on Friday December 16th
by Marina Kennedy - December 14, 2016

Paul Anka, one of America's favorite performers, will be onstage at New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) on Friday, December 16th at 8:00 in the Center's Prudential Hall.... (more...)
BWW Review: THE PIANO GUYS at NJPAC for Great Holiday Entertainment BWW Review: THE PIANO GUYS at NJPAC for Great Holiday Entertainment
by Katherine Reardon - December 12, 2016

The Piano Guys performed a great show at NJPAC on Friday, December 9th.... (more...)
Ty Waters Wins Best Pop Song of the Year at Hollywood Music in Media Awards for New Single 'Only Human' Ty Waters Wins Best Pop Song of the Year at Hollywood Music in Media Awards for New Single 'Only Human'
by BWW News Desk - December 08, 2016

Eleven-year-old vocal prodigy Ty Waters was awarded Best Pop Song for his new single 'Only Human' at last month's Hollywood Music in Media Awards (HMMA) at The Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles.... (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...)
SOUNDBREAKING: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music on Blu-ray/DVD 11/29 SOUNDBREAKING: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music on Blu-ray/DVD 11/29
by TV News Desk - November 04, 2016

Coinciding with its upcoming PBS broadcast and coming off a critically-acclaimed premiere at SXSW earlier this year, the star-studded, groundbreaking music documentary series Soundbreaking: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music makes its DVD and Blu-ray debut... (more...)
Zappa Estate Items Set for ICONS & IDOLS: ROCK 'N ROLL Auction in L.A. Zappa Estate Items Set for ICONS & IDOLS: ROCK 'N ROLL Auction in L.A.
by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2016

Julien's Auctions, the world-record breaking auction house to the stars, has slated an upcoming Icons and Idols: Rock n' Roll auction and the Property from the Estate of Frank and Gail Zappa.... (more...)
Kiki Ebsen's Joni Mitchell Project Presents THE ULTIMATE JONI BIRTHDAY BASH at Vitello's Upstairs, Today Kiki Ebsen's Joni Mitchell Project Presents THE ULTIMATE JONI BIRTHDAY BASH at Vitello's Upstairs, Today
by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2016

On Today, November 4, classic song stylist and songwriter Kiki Ebsen presents her Joni Mitchell Project (TM) as they return to Vitello's Upstairs in Studio City.... (more...)
Paul Cardall's 'A New Creation' Debuts #1 on Billboard Charts Paul Cardall's 'A New Creation' Debuts #1 on Billboard Charts
by BWW News Desk - October 28, 2016

Paul Cardall' s name may not be familiar to you, but the independent artist recently debuted for the third consecutive time on the top of the Billboard charts without any major label support.... (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...)
Zappa Estate Items Set for ICONS & IDOLS: ROCK 'N ROLL Auction in L.A. Zappa Estate Items Set for ICONS & IDOLS: ROCK 'N ROLL Auction in L.A.
by BWW News Desk - October 26, 2016

Julien's Auctions, the world-record breaking auction house to the stars, has slated an upcoming Icons and Idols: Rock n' Roll auction and the Property from the Estate of Frank and Gail Zappa.... (more...)
Prince's Protege Liv Warfield to Return to The Iridium; 2016 Shows Announced! Prince's Protege Liv Warfield to Return to The Iridium; 2016 Shows Announced!
by BWW News Desk - October 15, 2016

Just announced at The Iridium: Prince's protege LIV WARFIELD on October 15 & 16!... (more...)
Kiki Ebsen's Joni Mitchell Project Presents THE ULTIMATE JONI BIRTHDAY BASH at Vitello's Upstairs, 11/4 Kiki Ebsen's Joni Mitchell Project Presents THE ULTIMATE JONI BIRTHDAY BASH at Vitello's Upstairs, 11/4
by BWW News Desk - October 07, 2016

On Friday, November 4, classic song stylist and songwriter Kiki Ebsen presents her Joni Mitchell Project (TM) as they return to Vitello's Upstairs in Studio City.... (more...)
Piper Madison Releases Debut Solo Single & Music Video 'Those Girls' Piper Madison Releases Debut Solo Single & Music Video 'Those Girls'
by BWW News Desk - October 07, 2016

Singer and songwriter Piper Madison releases her debut single and accompanying music video for 'Those Girls' October 4, 2016. The topical anthem highlights teenage life today with snapshots of cultural details of this generation's experience from her point of view.... (more...)
Bob Weir's New Solo Album BLUE MOUNTAIN Out This Fall; 'Campfire Tour' Dates Set Bob Weir's New Solo Album BLUE MOUNTAIN Out This Fall; 'Campfire Tour' Dates Set
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2016

For the first time in ten years, Bob Weir will release a new solo record, Blue Mountain, on September 30 -- marking his debut project since signing with Columbia/Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment.... (more...)
Bob Weir Signs to Columbia/Legacy Recordings, 'Blue Mountain' Out Today Bob Weir Signs to Columbia/Legacy Recordings, 'Blue Mountain' Out Today
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2016

For the first time in ten years, Bob Weir will release a new solo record, Blue Mountain, on September 30marking his debut project since signing with Columbia/Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment.... (more...)