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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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BRASS Festival Sets Full 2015 Lineup BRASS Festival Sets Full 2015 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - June 10, 2015

From festival favourites and the anticipated to the totally unexpected BRASS 2015 is set to entertain audiences in a celebration of all things brass from classical and traditional brass sounds, to hip hop, poetry, photography, apps and cartoons.... (more...)
Make Music Day 2015 Announces Lineup Featuring Thousands of Events Nationwide Make Music Day 2015 Announces Lineup Featuring Thousands of Events Nationwide
by BWW News Desk - June 10, 2015

Make Music Day announces full lineup of more than 2,250 free, outdoor musical events taking place in 23 U.S. cities... (more...)
UMe Releases Les Paul's Greatest Hits, Featuring Vocals by Mary Ford UMe Releases Les Paul's Greatest Hits, Featuring Vocals by Mary Ford
by BWW News Desk - June 09, 2015

June 9 marks the actual 100 th birthday of Les Paul, creator of the electric solid body guitar, multi-track recording and numerous other innovations used by musicians every day.... (more...)
Jim Wysocki to Honor Les Paul on 100th Birthday Anniversary Jim Wysocki to Honor Les Paul on 100th Birthday Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - June 08, 2015

Born Lester Polsfuss on June 9, 1915, Les Paul is most widely known for his work as an American jazz and blues guitarist, as well as songwriter, luthier and inventor... (more...)
Surfer Blood Reveal Full National Headline Tour Surfer Blood Reveal Full National Headline Tour
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2015

Today Surfer Blood reveal its full national headline tour in support of 1000 Palms, the band's third full-length and first release with acclaimed indie imprint Joyful Noise out May 12th.... (more...)
Stromae to Perform on Jimmy Kimmel; Fall Tour & Lollapalooza Dates Announced Stromae to Perform on Jimmy Kimmel; Fall Tour & Lollapalooza Dates Announced
by TV News Desk - April 27, 2015

Fresh off his breakout set at Coachella, Stromae will perform on ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live! tonight from 11:35PM/10:35CT.... (more...)
Josh Groban's 'Stages' Hits No. 1 in UK! Josh Groban's 'Stages' Hits No. 1 in UK!
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2015

Billboard.com reports that Josh Groban's new album 'Stages' has debuted as the No. 1 album in the UK.... (more...)
Orfeh & More Featured on Original Motion Picture Soundtrack of LIFE OF AN ACTRESS: THE MUSICAL Orfeh & More Featured on Original Motion Picture Soundtrack of LIFE OF AN ACTRESS: THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - April 09, 2015

Broadway Records announced today that the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack of the movie musical, Life of an Actress, will be released on CD and digitally on Tuesday, April 28th... (more...)
Photo: First Look - Nick Jonas is Hot in New Thriller CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR! Photo: First Look - Nick Jonas is Hot in New Thriller CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR!
by Movies News Desk - April 09, 2015

Elizabeth Allen's CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR stars Nick Jonas, Isabel Lucas, Graham Rogers, Dermot Mulroney and Paul Sorvino. The film is set to hit theaters on May 6th.... (more...)
Snow Angel to Release 'So Sick So Cool,' 4/22 Snow Angel to Release 'So Sick So Cool,' 4/22
by BWW News Desk - April 06, 2015

The psych-pop girls of Snow Angel have announced the release of their debut 7” So Sick So Cool out 4/22. Doused with hard-hitting drums, recorders, omnichord, guitar, keys and electric sitar turned all the way up to 11, they will rock the emotional dust off your musical shelf.... (more...)
SOUND OFF: INTO THE WOODS Blossoms & Blooms Onscreen SOUND OFF: INTO THE WOODS Blossoms & Blooms Onscreen
by Pat Cerasaro - December 17, 2014

Today we are analyzing all aspects of the brand new big screen edition of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's INTO THE WOODS.... (more...)
Blenders Celebrate 25th Anniversary with Series of Shows at Pantages Theater This Weekend Blenders Celebrate 25th Anniversary with Series of Shows at Pantages Theater This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - December 12, 2014

After major label recording contracts, international hits, 15 albums/EPs and 16 years now of their ever-popular Holiday Soul Tour, The Blenders are celebrating their 25 years together doing what they do best -- presenting their annual Christmas concert (with a killer backing band) at Hennepin Theatr... (more...)
Slash To Be Honored With Les Paul Award at 30th Annual NAMM TEC Awards Slash To Be Honored With Les Paul Award at 30th Annual NAMM TEC Awards
by BWW News Desk - December 04, 2014

Iconic guitarist Slash will receive the prestigious Les Paul Award during the 30 th Annual NAMM Technical Excellence & Creativity Awards, to be held Saturday, January 24 in Anaheim, California. ... (more...)
JEFF BECK Announces 2015 Solo Tour Dates JEFF BECK Announces 2015 Solo Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - December 01, 2014

It was announced today, Jeff Beck will headline a string of solo dates, beginning April 16th with a pair of intimate engagements in Huntington, New York before wrapping up on April 26th in Greensburg, PA. Beginning April 30th in Cedar Park, TX, Beck and ZZ Top will make-up the rescheduled dates fro... (more...)
Three Dog Night, Muppet Movie Sing-a-Long, Dick Fox Doo Wop Extravaganza and More Set for Arcadia's 2015 Season Three Dog Night, Muppet Movie Sing-a-Long, Dick Fox Doo Wop Extravaganza and More Set for Arcadia's 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk - November 17, 2014

Arcadia Performing Arts Foundation presents its second season at the Arcadia Performing Arts Center -- Three Dog Night on Saturday, January 10 at 8 pm; The Four Tops on Saturday, February 21 at 8 pm; Big Bad Voodoo Daddy on Friday, March 27 at 8 pm; The Muppet Movie Sing-a-Long on Saturday, May 16 a... (more...)
VIDEO: Nick Jonas Performs New Single 'Jealous' on ELLEN VIDEO: Nick Jonas Performs New Single 'Jealous' on ELLEN
by TV News Desk - November 13, 2014

Nick Jonas stopped by this week's ELLEN to perform his new hit song 'Jealous' from his new solo album Check out the appearance below!... (more...)
Madonna Memorabilia Among Highlights of 'Icons of Rock n' Roll' Auction Event Madonna Memorabilia Among Highlights of 'Icons of Rock n' Roll' Auction Event
by BWW News Desk - November 10, 2014

Julien's Auctions, the world's premier music and entertainment memorabilia auction house, held the highly anticipated Icons of Rock n' Roll auction eventthis Friday and Saturday. Madonna, Elvis and Michael Jackson memorabilia were among the highlights of the two-day event which had bidders from arou... (more...)
DECADES OF DIVAS Set for Count Basie Theatre Tonight DECADES OF DIVAS Set for Count Basie Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2014

DECADES OF DIVAS makes its world premiere ahead of a national tour tonight, Nov. 8, 2014 at the Count Basie Theatre, 99 Monmouth St., Red Bank, NJ. Show time is 8 p.m. Tickets $59, $39, $29 and $19 on sale NOW at www.countbasietheatre.org or through the box office at (732) 842-9000.... (more...)
Julien's ICONS & IDOLS Auction to Offer Rock N' Roll Memorabilia, 11/7-8 Julien's ICONS & IDOLS Auction to Offer Rock N' Roll Memorabilia, 11/7-8
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2014

Julien's Auctions, the world's premier music and entertainment memorabilia auction house, has announced the highly anticipated Icons & Idols: Rock n' Roll auction event to take place today, November 7 and Saturday, November 8, 2014 at Julien's Auctions Beverly Hills gallery located at 9665 Wilshire ... (more...)







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