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TAJ MAHAL

 

BIO: Composer, multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Taj Mahal is one of the most prominent and influential figures in late 20th century blues and roots music. Though his career began more than four decades a... (read more...)

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Brooklyn Shanti's BEDSTUYLE REMIXED Out Today Brooklyn Shanti's BEDSTUYLE REMIXED Out Today
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

When Nathan Laskar released his 2014 album, Bedstuyle, under the name Brooklyn Shanti, his intention was to bring disparate artists, genres and music fans together in order to show them their own similarities.  Taking this approach landed Laskar a TED talk, an invitation to present the album's break... (more...)
John Hiatt & Taj Mahal Trio, Gino Vannelli Set for the King Center in 2015 John Hiatt & Taj Mahal Trio, Gino Vannelli Set for the King Center in 2015
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2015

Elko Concerts is presenting two new shows, John Hiatt & The Combo and Taj Mahal Trio and Gino Vannelli, now coming to the Maxwell C. King Center for the Performing Arts this summer. Details below!... (more...)
Van Morrison, James Taylor, Sutton Foster, Alabama Shakes and More Set for Forest Hills Stadium's 2015 Summer Lineup Van Morrison, James Taylor, Sutton Foster, Alabama Shakes and More Set for Forest Hills Stadium's 2015 Summer Lineup
by BWW News Desk - April 16, 2015

Forest Hills Stadium (ForestHillsStadium.com), the legendary sporting and entertainment venue hidden in the idyllic Queens, New York neighborhood of Forest Hills, has announced their 2015 concert season presented by Madison House Presents.... (more...)
Mavis Staples & Joan Osborne to Bring SOLID SOUL TOUR to The VETS, 11/8 Mavis Staples & Joan Osborne to Bring SOLID SOUL TOUR to The VETS, 11/8
by BWW News Desk - April 10, 2015

Grammy Award-winning legend Mavis Staples and multi-platinum recording artist Joan Osborne bring their highly anticipated national tour, 'Solid Soul” to The VETS on Sunday, November 8th, 2015 at 7:00pm. Tickets, are $57.50-$37.50; available online at www.TheVetsRI.com, by calling (401) 421.ARTS (27... (more...)
Keb' Mo' Coming to Ridgefield Playhouse, 6/28 Keb' Mo' Coming to Ridgefield Playhouse, 6/28
by BWW News Desk - April 10, 2015

Three-time Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter, guitarist and contemporary blues artist, Keb' Mo' has released his 12th studio album, titled Bluesamericana, which garnered a 2015 Grammy nomination for Best Americana Album along with his Old Me Better for Best American Roots Performance. Over the... (more...)
VIDEO: Get a First Look at PBS Historical Musical Documentary AMERICAN EPIC VIDEO: Get a First Look at PBS Historical Musical Documentary AMERICAN EPIC
by TV News Desk - April 08, 2015

In the all-new teaser below, get a first look at AMERICAN EPIC, a three-part historical documentary and The American Epic Sessions, a feature-length recording studio film will air in Fall 2015 on PBS and BBC Arena.... (more...)
Black & Sparrow and Hopefully Forgiven to Play in Concert 4/18 at Bay Street Theater Black & Sparrow and Hopefully Forgiven to Play in Concert 4/18 at Bay Street Theater
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2015

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce BLACK & SPARROW and HOPEFULLY FORGIVEN, featuring two prominent bands in the music scene on Saturday April 18 at 8 pm.... (more...)
Solid Sound 2015 Lineup Announced Solid Sound 2015 Lineup Announced
by BWW News Desk - March 04, 2015

Chicago rock band Wilco has announced the lineup for this year's Solid Sound Festival (June 26-28 at MASS MoCA in North Adams, MA).... (more...)
Fredericks Brown to Return to the Holland Center, 3/19 Fredericks Brown to Return to the Holland Center, 3/19
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2015

Omaha Performing Arts presents Fredericks Brown in the Scott Recital Hall at the Holland Performing Arts Center on Thursday, March 19, at 7:30 p.m.... (more...)
Critically Acclaimed Songwriter Joel Rafael To Release New Album, 'Baladista,' via Inside Recordings 4/14 Critically Acclaimed Songwriter Joel Rafael To Release New Album, 'Baladista,' via Inside Recordings 4/14
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2015

Critically acclaimed, California songwriter and seminal folk artist Joel Rafael will release his ninth album, Baladista, on April 14 (April 10 International) on Inside Recordings. Inside Recordings, a label created by Jackson Browne and his management team, is distributed worldwide by Alternative Di... (more...)
Gregg Allman to Play Minneapolis' Pantages, 3/27 Gregg Allman to Play Minneapolis' Pantages, 3/27
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2015

Gregg Allman, the legendary southern rock icon and founding member of The Allman Brothers, brings his eight piece band to Minneapolis at 8 p.m. on Friday, March 27, 2015 at Hennepin Theatre Trust's Pantages Theatre (710 Hennepin Ave.). Allman will perform a range of classics from the Allman Brothers... (more...)
Bob Dylan to Receive MusiCare's 2015 Person of the Year Award Bob Dylan to Receive MusiCare's 2015 Person of the Year Award
by BWW News Desk - January 06, 2015

Bob Dylan will be honored as the 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year at a special event celebrating his extraordinary creative accomplishments.... (more...)
Beyonce Beats Dolly Parton's Grammy Nominations Record Beyonce Beats Dolly Parton's Grammy Nominations Record
by BWW News Desk - December 06, 2014

Queen Bey is now the official queen of the Grammy Awards. The iconic 'Single Ladies' singer has just surpassed country music legend Dolly Parton's Grammy Award nominations record.... (more...)
GRAMMY Update: Full List of Nominations Including Album of the Year! GRAMMY Update: Full List of Nominations Including Album of the Year!
by TV News Desk - December 06, 2014

Nominations for THE 57TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS® were announced yesterday by The Recording Academy® and reflected an eclectic mix of the best and brightest in music over the past year, as determined by The Academy's voting members.... (more...)
Beyonce, Sam Smith and Pharrell Williams Lead 2015 GRAMMY Nominations; Full List! Beyonce, Sam Smith and Pharrell Williams Lead 2015 GRAMMY Nominations; Full List!
by BWW News Desk - December 05, 2014

Nominations for the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards were announced tonight by The Recording Academy and reflected an eclectic mix of the best and brightest in music over the past year, as determined by The Academy's voting members. The 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards will be held on 'GRAMMY Sunday,' Feb. 8, 201... (more...)
Blind Boys of Alabama Play Symphony Space Tonight Blind Boys of Alabama Play Symphony Space Tonight
by BWW News Desk - December 03, 2014

Symphony Space will welcome the season with the iconic gospel group Blind Boys of Alabama tonight, December 3 (8 pm) in the Peter Jay Sharp Theatre. Their holiday program, 'Go Tell It On the Mountain,' features an inspired selection of traditional spirituals, Christmas standards, and original tunes,... (more...)
ALARM CLOCK CONSPIRACY Release Second Album 'Harlequin' ALARM CLOCK CONSPIRACY Release Second Album 'Harlequin'
by BWW News Desk - November 24, 2014

One of the most original music acts to emerge from the hills of Asheville, North Carolina, Americana power-pop group Alarm Clock Conspiracy, have released their sophomore album 'Harlequin'.... (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...)
Ibeyi, Ryan Raftery, Kellylee Evans and More Among 'Rising Stars' at Joe's Pub This Winter Ibeyi, Ryan Raftery, Kellylee Evans and More Among 'Rising Stars' at Joe's Pub This Winter
by BWW News Desk - November 11, 2014

? Since Joe's Pub at The Public opened its doors in 1998, it has been a stomping ground for both the masterful legends and powerful young voices of music and the performing arts. This winter (November 2014-February 2015), Joe's welcomes a slate of emerging musicians, performers and artists including... (more...)
Blind Boys of Alabama to Play Symphony Space, 12/3 Blind Boys of Alabama to Play Symphony Space, 12/3
by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2014

Symphony Space will welcome the season with the iconic gospel group Blind Boys of Alabama on Wednesday, December 3 (8 pm) in the Peter Jay Sharp Theatre. Their holiday program, 'Go Tell It On the Mountain,' features an inspired selection of traditional spirituals, Christmas standards, and original t... (more...)
Josephine 'BANIG' Roberto Releases New Single, Participates in 'Unplugged' Series, Jul. 19 Josephine 'BANIG' Roberto Releases New Single, Participates in 'Unplugged' Series, Jul. 19
by BWW News Desk - October 11, 2014

Josephine Roberto, also known as “Banig” releases new single “HE WANTS TO GET IT“ on iTunes & Amazon with the music video now available on VEVO which premiered the same day of her critically acclaimed concert at the GRAMMY Museum at L.A.... (more...)
Zongo Junction's Hard-Grooving Afrobeat Trip Heads to Brooklyn Zongo Junction's Hard-Grooving Afrobeat Trip Heads to Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk - August 20, 2014

Every journey, they say, begins with a single step. For Zongo Junction, that first footfall came in the Bay Area, when drummer and West African music explorer Charles Ferguson was young.... (more...)
Luke Winslow-King to Releases New Album in September Luke Winslow-King to Releases New Album in September
by BWW News Desk - August 05, 2014

Luke Winslow-King is releasing a new album Everlasting Arms on September 30 via Bloodshot Records. The pre-order sale link is available here.... (more...)
Puddles, Natasha Diggs, Marty Stuart, Our Lady J and More Set for This Week at Joe's Pub Puddles, Natasha Diggs, Marty Stuart, Our Lady J and More Set for This Week at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - August 04, 2014

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its performances, August 5 - 17, 2014. Scroll down for details!... (more...)
Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas' August Lineup to Include The Avett Brothers, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones & More Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas' August Lineup to Include The Avett Brothers, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones & More
by BWW News Desk - August 01, 2014

Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas - named a “game changer for the Strip” by Vegas Magazine - will welcome EDM mainstays Chromeo, Flume, Cut Copy and Disclosure as part of their diverse August lineup.... (more...)






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