SHARON JONES

 

BIO: Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings have come a long way since their humble beginnings nearly a decade ago. On April 6th, 2010, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings marked history with the release of their fourth al... (read more...)

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Enda Walsh's ROOMS, New Music Series and More Slated for Spring 2017 at Irish Arts Center Enda Walsh's ROOMS, New Music Series and More Slated for Spring 2017 at Irish Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2017

Even before breaking ground on their new home, IAC will welcome audiences into the existing Cybert Tire site for Rooms, a site-specific theatrical installation by the great Irish playwright Enda Walsh (May 3-28). IAC will present Rooms alongside St. Ann's Warehouse premiere of Walsh's new play, Arli... (more...)
School of Rock Brunch and More Coming Up at Daryl's House Club School of Rock Brunch and More Coming Up at Daryl's House Club
by BWW News Desk - January 11, 2017

Daryl's House Club has announced its upcoming performances in Pawling. Details below!... (more...)
Wanda Jackson, Jim Messina, Colin Hay Doc and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago Wanda Jackson, Jim Messina, Colin Hay Doc and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - January 10, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces the return of "Queen of Rock" Wanda Jackson, Jim Peterik with The Ides of March, a screening of the first-ever feature-length documentary film about Colin Hay, solo artist and former lead singer of Men At Work, and more.... (more...)
Rufus Wainwright, Kris Kristofferson and More to Return to City Winery Chicago Rufus Wainwright, Kris Kristofferson and More to Return to City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - January 06, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces singer/songwriter Rufus Wainwright for three back-to-back shows, two nights with Kris Kristofferson and more.... (more...)
The British Are Coming! LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2017 Sets Second Wave of Acts & Events The British Are Coming! LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2017 Sets Second Wave of Acts & Events
by BWW News Desk - December 28, 2016

A British Invasion is headed for the Jersey Shore to help LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2017: The Beat Goes On, fight the global battle against Parkinson's Disease with special concerts headlined by guitar god Albert Lee and legendary producer-performer-executive Peter Asher; a special guest appearance by... (more...)
Flamenco Fest, Langston Hughes Celebration and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago Flamenco Fest, Langston Hughes Celebration and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - December 27, 2016

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces a star-studded celebration of Langston Hughes, "The Voice" finalist Laith Al-Saadi and more.... (more...)
WFUV Fills the Holiday Season with Festive Programming WFUV Fills the Holiday Season with Festive Programming
by BWW News Desk - December 12, 2016

WFUV, New York (90.7 FM/wfuv.org), has a full lineup of special programs to usher out 2016 and ring in 2017. Throughout the day on December 13, WFUV DJs will share their picks for the Best of 2016, before the annual WFUV Listener Poll of favorite songs, albums, and new artists of the year closes tha... (more...)
Lee Fields & The Expressions on 'CBS This Morning Saturday'; Expands Tour Lee Fields & The Expressions on 'CBS This Morning Saturday'; Expands Tour
by BWW News Desk - November 21, 2016

Lee Fields & The Expressions rececently released Special Night via Big Crown Records and this weekend, the band made its national television debut on CBS This Morning Saturday, performing 'Make The World' and the album's title track.... (more...)
BWW Review: GET ON UP JAMES BROWN CELEBRATION at NJPAC BWW Review: GET ON UP JAMES BROWN CELEBRATION at NJPAC
by Adam Cohen - November 21, 2016

A winning powerful tribute to James Brown from those who sang and played with him.... (more...)
WFUV to Continue Holiday Tradition of Marathon Live Shows in Thanksgiving Feastival; Lineup Set! WFUV to Continue Holiday Tradition of Marathon Live Shows in Thanksgiving Feastival; Lineup Set!
by BWW News Desk - November 18, 2016

WFUV (90.7 FM/wfuv.org) continues its annual tradition of a marathon of exclusive live performances over the Thanksgiving holiday. Starting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, November 23 and continuing on Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25, the WFUV Thanksgiving Feastival will air more than 20 hours... (more...)
Tony Bennett Standard And Deluxe Edition CDs Available Worldwide 12/16; Pre-Order Now Tony Bennett Standard And Deluxe Edition CDs Available Worldwide 12/16; Pre-Order Now
by BWW News Desk - November 11, 2016

Tony Bennett celebrated his 90 th birthday in August and this milestone occasion continues with the RPM Records / Columbia Records release of Tony Bennett Celebrates 90 set for pre-order on November 11 th and worldwide release on December 16.... (more...)
It's a Holiday Soul Party with Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings on 12/8 at The Ridgefield Playhouse It's a Holiday Soul Party with Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings on 12/8 at The Ridgefield Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - November 10, 2016

The Ridgefield Playhouse and Pepsi Rock Series bring a Holiday Soul Party to the stage with Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings on Thursday, December 8 at 8 p.m. While other artists have ridden the waves of passing fads, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings have bypassed the hype-and-hit superhighway and taken a... (more...)
Lineup Announced for 30th Annual Women's Blues Revue Lineup Announced for 30th Annual Women's Blues Revue
by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2016

For 30 years the Women's Blues Revue has been bringing blues lovers together for an evening honouring the contributions to the genre of some of Canada's finest musicians. Over the years, the Women's Blues revue has brought artists like Serena Ryder, Molly Johnson, Amanda Marshall, Jackie Richardson,... (more...)
Announcing 25th Anniversary of New York Songwriting Circle - BMI Artists John Oates and Tina Shafer Featured Announcing 25th Anniversary of New York Songwriting Circle - BMI Artists John Oates and Tina Shafer Featured
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2016

HyPR Media is pleased to announce the 25th Anniversary of the iconic New York Songwriters Circle, curated and hosted by highly sought-after vocal coach and multi-platinum singer-songwriter, Tina Shafer. Deemed as “one of the best showcases in New York for discovering talent” by Billboard Magazine, t... (more...)
GET ON UP: A JAMES BROWN CELEBRATION to Play NJPAC This Fall GET ON UP: A JAMES BROWN CELEBRATION to Play NJPAC This Fall
by BWW News Desk - October 19, 2016

Get On Up: A James Brown Celebration! with Christian McBride, Sharon Jones, Bettye LaVette, Lee Fields, Ryan Shaw, Terrace Martin, and James Brown Band alumni Pee Wee Ellis, Danny 'The Cape Man' Ray, Robert 'Mousey' Thompson and Fred Wesley is set for Friday, November 18 at New Jersey Performing Art... (more...)
Dolly Parton to Appear on THE TALK, JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE This Fall Dolly Parton to Appear on THE TALK, JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE This Fall
by TV News Desk - September 28, 2016

On Monday, Oct. 3, Dolly Parton will be the lead guest and perform as part of the Outdoor Concert Series on ABC's 'Jimmy Kimmel Live,' her first-ever appearance on the late night program.... (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 - September 27, 2016

Just announced at The Iridium: Prince's protege LIV WARFIELD on October 15 & 16!... (more...)
VOCALOSITY 16-17 National Tour Launches Tonight in Bucks County, PA VOCALOSITY 16-17 National Tour Launches Tonight in Bucks County, PA
by BWW News Desk - September 23, 2016

VOCALOSITY, the a cappella supergroup created by Deke Sharon (Pitch Perfect, Broadway's In Transit, NBC's The Sing-Off, Lifetime's Pitch Slapped), kicks off its 2016-2017 national tour tonight at the Bucks County Playhouse. VOCALOSITY will play an 11-show engagement at the historic New Hope, PA venu... (more...)
Aaron Neville Performs 'Hard To Believe' on TODAY; Debuts 'Stompin' Ground' Lyric Video Aaron Neville Performs 'Hard To Believe' on TODAY; Debuts 'Stompin' Ground' Lyric Video
by BWW News Desk - September 12, 2016

American music legend Aaron Neville performs “Hard To Believe” on the Today Show, watch his performance here http://smarturl.it/an_todayshow.... (more...)
Aaron Neville Appears on CBS Saturday; New Album APACHE Out Now Aaron Neville Appears on CBS Saturday; New Album APACHE Out Now
by BWW News Desk - August 12, 2016

American music legend Aaron Neville was a guest on CBS Saturday to discuss his new album Apache, 75th birthday celebration and 50th anniversary of the recording of his first #1 single, 'Tell It Like It Is.' Watch his interview here.... (more...)
Aaron Neville Performs 'Be Your Man' on THE LATE SHOW; APACHE Out Now Aaron Neville Performs 'Be Your Man' on THE LATE SHOW; APACHE Out Now
by BWW News Desk - August 04, 2016

American music legend Aaron Neville performs his hit single 'Be Your Man' on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.' Watch his performance here! The track appears on Neville's new album, Apache, out now via Tell It Records and Kobalt Label Services.... (more...)
Aaron Neville's New Album Apache Out Now & Tour Dates Confirmed Aaron Neville's New Album Apache Out Now & Tour Dates Confirmed
by BWW News Desk - July 15, 2016

Aaron Neville's new album, Apache, is out now via Tell It Records and Kobalt Label Services. The album celebrates Neville's 75th birthday, while 2016 marks the 50th anniversary of his first number one single, 'Tell It Like It Is.' The album, which debuted as an NPR First Listen, continues to receive... (more...)
Sharon Hendrix Releases Her Retro-Summertime Fun 'Frazzelmatic' Video Sharon Hendrix Releases Her Retro-Summertime Fun 'Frazzelmatic' Video
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2016

After years of working just 20 feet from stardom Sharon “Muffy” Hendrix has stepped into the spotlight.... (more...)
Jane Lee Hooker, Ellen Kaye, Vernon Reid and More Set for The Iridium This Summer Jane Lee Hooker, Ellen Kaye, Vernon Reid and More Set for The Iridium This Summer
by BWW News Desk - June 27, 2016

Coming up at The Iridium are: NYC's all-women blues band JANE LEE HOOKER on July 23; ELLEN KAYE with UK guitarist PAUL ROSE and Ethan Fein and the LiveIt!LIVE Band on July 26; VERNON REID POWER TRIO on July 29; and soul singer/songwriter/guitarist RAUL MIDON on September 24 & 25. Scroll down for det... (more...)
Bernhoft to Play the Bowery Ballroom Next Monday Bernhoft to Play the Bowery Ballroom Next Monday
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2016

Norwegian artist Bernhoft will perform at Bowery Ballroom on Monday, May 23 at 10PM in celebration of his new EP Stop/Shutup/Shout It Out.... (more...)







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