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Legendary Shack Shakers to Release AFTER YOU'VE GONE Album This August Legendary Shack Shakers to Release AFTER YOU'VE GONE Album This August
by BWW News Desk - July 19, 2017

The Legendary Shack Shakers, the band Stephen King described as dynamite and guitar legend Jeff Beck called 'a cross between the Yard Birds and the Sex Pistols,' are back with a new album, After You've Gone, with an international release scheduled for August 25, 2017 on Last Chance Records.... (more...)
New Album from John McLaughlin Due Out This September New Album from John McLaughlin Due Out This September
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2017

On September 15, Abstract Logix issues Live @ Ronnie Scott's – a souvenir of a sold-out, two-night stand at the beloved venue by John McLaughlin and the 4th Dimension, recorded in March of 2017.... (more...)
Sprite Drops Its First-Ever Music Video for Vince Staples' New Single “Rain Come Down” Sprite Drops Its First-Ever Music Video for Vince Staples' New Single “Rain Come Down”
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2017

In 1986, Sprite became one of the first brands to tap into hip-hop culture. In the years since, the brand has collaborated with a variety of artists in dozens of programs and advertising campaigns. Now, fresh off announcing the Summer Sprite Cold Lyrics Series, Sprite is unveiling another brand 'fir... (more...)
Joe's Pub Announces Upcoming Folk & Country Summer Lineup Joe's Pub Announces Upcoming Folk & Country Summer Lineup
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2017

Joe's Pub is proud to support exciting upcoming performances including some of Folk and Country's most enticing artists! Highlights include Kentucky singer/songwriter Joan Shelley on June 21-22; an all-acoustic show from Okkervil River with opener Jesse Hale Moore on June 27; Larry Campbell & Teresa... (more...)
Wild Ponies to Release New Album 'Galax' via Gearbox Records 8/25 Wild Ponies to Release New Album 'Galax' via Gearbox Records 8/25
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2017

The Nashville-based Wild Ponies are proud to announce the release of their new album, Galax, on August 25, via Gearbox Records.... (more...)
Elton John Announces New Performance Dates for 'Million Dollar Piano' at  Caesars Palace Elton John Announces New Performance Dates for 'Million Dollar Piano' at Caesars Palace
by BWW News Desk - June 07, 2017

Elton John will return to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace this Fall 2017 and early 2018 to perform his most iconic hits in 'The Million Dollar Piano,' the critically-acclaimed Las Vegas residency that will end May 2018.... (more...)
Slotface Drop Animated 'Nancy Drew' Video via VICE's Noisey Slotface Drop Animated 'Nancy Drew' Video via VICE's Noisey
by BWW News Desk - June 06, 2017

Norway's Sløtface will release their highly anticipated debut album Try Not To Freak Out September 15 via Propeller Recordings.... (more...)
Mark Slaughter Releases Second Halfway There Track Teaser Preview Video Mark Slaughter Releases Second Halfway There Track Teaser Preview Video
by BWW News Desk - May 05, 2017

Slaughter vocalist MARK SLAUGHTER has released the second of a series of in-studio videos discussing and previewing tracks from his upcoming album HALFWAY THERE, in stores May 26.... (more...)
Neil Patrick Harris to Host Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic; Alicia Keys, Jordan Fisher to Perform! Neil Patrick Harris to Host Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic; Alicia Keys, Jordan Fisher to Perform!
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

The Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic will return to Liberty State Park on Saturday, June 3, with a spectacular star-studded celebration in honor of the iconic event's 10th anniversary.... (more...)
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 30, 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...)
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 31, 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...)
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...)