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DeJohnette, Grenadier, Medeski, Scofield Release New Album 'Hudson' DeJohnette, Grenadier, Medeski, Scofield Release New Album 'Hudson'
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2017

New York's idyllic Hudson River Valley has been a rich source of inspiration for many millennia, from its rich sacred and artistic native American heritage, to the rise of the 19th century Hudson River School... (more...)
Ron Carter & The Golden Striker Trio Come to The Nash 5/13 Ron Carter & The Golden Striker Trio Come to The Nash 5/13
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2017

The most recorded bassist in history, the legendary RON CARTER and his GOLDEN STRIKER TRIO come to The Nash May 13th for two shows at 7:00 pm and 9:15 pm. The Nash is located at 110 E Roosevelt, Phoenix  AZ  85004.... (more...)
Sneak Peek - Brett Eldredge & More Star in CMT HOMETOWN HEROES, 3/31 Sneak Peek - Brett Eldredge & More Star in CMT HOMETOWN HEROES, 3/31
by BWW News Desk - March 27, 2017

Country stars Chris Stapleton, Darius Rucker and Brett Eldredge team up with Ram Trucks and CMT for CMT HOMETOWN HEROES, premiering this Friday, March 31 at 10 p.m., ET/PT on CMT.... (more...)
Kennedy Single for Country-Electro 'Bareback' Set for Release Today Kennedy Single for Country-Electro 'Bareback' Set for Release Today
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

Producer/Writer/Performer Kennedy (www.kennedykarate.com?) announced today that his new video single his country- electro track “Bareback” co-starring Nashville singer A.J. Hobbs, is set for release today, Friday March 10, 2017 via all digital and streaming music services.... (more...)
Ravina Announces 2017 Summer Season Ravina Announces 2017 Summer Season
by Kevin Pollack - March 15, 2017

James Levine, Christoph Eschenbach, Gustavo Dudamel, Susanna Malkki, Kent Nagano, a "virtual" Esa-Pekka Salonen, and three conductors making Chicago Symphony Orchestra debuts take the podium. ... (more...)
Ryan Adams and His Band to Play Eccles Theater This June Ryan Adams and His Band to Play Eccles Theater This June
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

Today Ryan Adams released his first album of all new original material since 2014's Ryan Adams. The launch of Prisoner coincides with the announcement of a tour for Ryan Adams and his band. The tour includes a show on June 18 at the brand-new Eccles Theater in downtown Salt Lake City.... (more...)
Chris Stapleton, Darious Rucker & Brett Eldredge Set for Inaugural CMT HOMETOWN HEROES, 3/31 Chris Stapleton, Darious Rucker & Brett Eldredge Set for Inaugural CMT HOMETOWN HEROES, 3/31
by TV News Desk - February 14, 2017

CMT and Ram Trucks today announced a brand-new, one-hour special CMT HOMETOWN HEROES featuring some of country's most proficient storytellers Chris Stapleton, Darius Rucker and Brett Eldredge as they make surprise returns to their hometowns to give back and perform for their very own hometown heroes... (more...)
Chris Young Teams with Folgers on the Folgers Jingle Contest Chris Young Teams with Folgers on the Folgers Jingle Contest
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2017

Chris Young has partnered with Folgers® Coffee to inspire musicians to follow their dreams by putting their own spin on the iconic jingle and entering their version into the Folgers® Jingle Contest.... (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...)
Elton John Announces Spring 2017 Performance Dates for 'The Million Dollar Piano' at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Elton John Announces Spring 2017 Performance Dates for 'The Million Dollar Piano' at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2017

Returning to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace to perform his most iconic hits, tickets for performances of Elton John's critically-acclaimed show, 'The Million Dollar Piano' for the following April 2017 and May 2017 dates will go on sale Friday, Jan. 20 at noon PST:... (more...)
Cole Swindell to Perform During Halftime at Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl Cole Swindell to Perform During Halftime at Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl
by BWW News Desk - December 15, 2016

Buffalo Wild Wings today announced that, for the first time, the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl will feature a halftime performance by award-winning and platinum-selling country music artist Cole Swindell, who recently achieved his sixth consecutive Number 1 single.  Cole will perform a mix of two N... (more...)
Dolly Parton Announces Additional Broadcast Partners for Smoky Mountains Rise Telethon Dolly Parton Announces Additional Broadcast Partners for Smoky Mountains Rise Telethon
by BWW News Desk - December 09, 2016

Several famous names have been added to the growing list of celebrities set to perform during Smoky Mountains Rise: A Benefit for the My People Fund on Tuesday, Dec. 13 at 8 p.m. (EST).... (more...)
 Hakkasan Group Welcomes GRAMMY Award-Winning Artist Zedd to 2017 Artist Roster Hakkasan Group Welcomes GRAMMY Award-Winning Artist Zedd to 2017 Artist Roster
by BWW News Desk - November 22, 2016

World-renowned hospitality company Hakkasan Group, continues to shake things up with the newest addition to their 2017 talent lineup, Zedd. The multi-platinum selling artist will make his awaited debut Saturday, Jan. 7at OMNIA Nightclub inside Caesars Palace.... (more...)
Surf Rock is Dead to Tour With The Jezabels Surf Rock is Dead to Tour With The Jezabels
by BWW News Desk - November 17, 2016

Hailing from Chicago, Illinois and Melbourne, Australia, Kevin Pariso and Joel Witenberg--together Surf Rock is Dead--embody the beachiness of their namesake's genre through a new wave filter.... (more...)
J Boog Announces New Album 'Wash House Ting' Out 11/18 J Boog Announces New Album 'Wash House Ting' Out 11/18
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2016

J Boog is back with his highly anticipated new album, Wash House Ting, set to be released on November 18, 2016 on Wash House Music Group. He then kicks off a massive national tour starting in January with support from Jemere Morgan and Jo Mersa Marley.... (more...)
J Boog Announces New Album 'Wash House Ting' Out 11/18 J Boog Announces New Album 'Wash House Ting' Out 11/18
by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2016

J Boog is back with his highly anticipated new album, Wash House Ting, set to be released on November 18, 2016 on Wash House Music Group. He then kicks off a massive national tour starting in January with support from Jemere Morgan and Jo Mersa Marley.... (more...)
NJPAC Announces 2016's Sarah Vaughan Jazz Vocalist Finalists NJPAC Announces 2016's Sarah Vaughan Jazz Vocalist Finalists
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2016

On a Wednesday night in 1942, Newark teenager Sarah Vaughan went to the Apollo Theater to compete in an amateur singing contest. It was the chance to win $10 and a weeklong engagement performing on the Apollo stage. Instead, Vaughan's win launched her career and forever changed the art of jazz vocal... (more...)
Experience Smokin' Jazz at Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater Experience Smokin' Jazz at Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater
by BWW News Desk - October 18, 2016

On November 12 Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater will present "Smokin' Jazz: From Basie to the Beatles," performed by the Bruce Abbott/Fred Fried Quintet featuring vocalist Marcelle Gauvin. Back by popular demand, Smokin' Jazz is the Quintet's third winter concert at Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater. ... (more...)
The Nash to Celebrate 4th Anniversary with The Lewis Nash Big Apple Quintet The Nash to Celebrate 4th Anniversary with The Lewis Nash Big Apple Quintet
by BWW News Desk - October 07, 2016

Celebrating its 4th Birthday, The Nash hosts an all-out weekend Birthday Bash with a quintet of heavy hitters, The Lewis Nash Big Apple Quintet.... (more...)
Tanzanian Group Jagwa Music Set for U.S. Tour This Year Tanzanian Group Jagwa Music Set for U.S. Tour This Year
by BWW News Desk - September 27, 2016

With the force of their fighter-jet namesake, the Tanzanian seven-piece Jagwa Music tears the roof off a genre championed in Dar es Salaam's rougher, poorer neighborhoods. It's bringing them to the U.S. for the first time this autumn for a tour as part of Center Stage (www.CenterStageUS.org), the am... (more...)
Kenny Chesney Returns to Headline Tortuga Music Festival's 5th Year Kenny Chesney Returns to Headline Tortuga Music Festival's 5th Year
by BWW News Desk - September 12, 2016

HUKA Entertainment, leading creator and producer of large scale destination-location music festivals, announced today that 8-time Entertainer of the Year KENNY CHESNEY will return for the third time to headline 2017's Rock The Ocean's Tortuga Music Festival.... (more...)
Singer-Songwriter Amos Lee to Play the Warner Theatre This Fall Singer-Songwriter Amos Lee to Play the Warner Theatre This Fall
by BWW News Desk - September 07, 2016

Infinity Hall will present singer-songwriter Amos Lee at the Warner Theatre today, September 7 at 8 pm. This is Lee's only CT performance.... (more...)
The Nash to Celebrate 4th Anniversary with The Lewis Nash Big Apple Quintet The Nash to Celebrate 4th Anniversary with The Lewis Nash Big Apple Quintet
by BWW News Desk - September 01, 2016

Celebrating its 4th Birthday, The Nash hosts an all-out weekend Birthday Bash with a quintet of heavy hitters, The Lewis Nash Big Apple Quintet.... (more...)
Dolly Parton Announces $2.5 Million Parade Set to Debut During Dollywood's Smoky Mountain Christmas Festival Dolly Parton Announces $2.5 Million Parade Set to Debut During Dollywood's Smoky Mountain Christmas Festival
by BWW News Desk - August 31, 2016

Dollywood's Smoky Mountain Christmas presented by Humana has long been known as one of the world's best holiday theme park events. Dolly Parton today unveiled plans for an awe-inspiring new parade... (more...)
Waiting For Henry to Release Sophomore Album 'Town Called Patience' Today Waiting For Henry to Release Sophomore Album 'Town Called Patience' Today
by BWW News Desk - August 26, 2016

“Town Called Patience is really our own confusing self-help guide,” says Dave Slomin, songwriter and singer for Waiting For Henry.... (more...)