THE FORCE

 

BIO: The Force are the North East of England's finest rock band. They are a four piece; twin lead guitarists Phil Thorell and Dave Shaw, bass player Mick Hunter and Geordie Clark on drums. Vocals are... (read more...)

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Singer-Songwriter and Stage Vet Morgan James to Release RECKLESS ABANDON Album; Announces Spring Tour Dates! Singer-Songwriter and Stage Vet Morgan James to Release RECKLESS ABANDON Album; Announces Spring Tour Dates!
by BWW News Desk - March 29, 2017

New York soul singer-songwriter Morgan James announces the release of her sophomore album, Reckless Abandon (via her own Hedonist Records) on April 7th with an extensive tour, featuring appearances in NYC, Hollywood, Washington, D.C., Chicago and more (see tour dates and album track listing below).... (more...)
Ultra Music Festival Wraps Year Nineteen; Eyes Landmark 20th Edition Ultra Music Festival Wraps Year Nineteen; Eyes Landmark 20th Edition
by BWW News Desk - March 29, 2017

A SOLD OUT ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL® saw the stars come out in force this past weekend at Bayfront Park in Downtown Miami. Future, Louis Tomlinson, Alessia Cara, Kygo, 2 Chainz and Lil Jon were just a few of the surprise performers that stunned 165,000 attendees from over 60 countries.... (more...)
Gary Clark Jr. Announced New North American Tour Dates Gary Clark Jr. Announced New North American Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - March 29, 2017

Gary Clark Jr., Grammy-award-winning guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter, has announced new dates for his spring/summer tour.... (more...)
BWW Review: SOPHISTICATED LADIES: 100 YEARS OF ELLA & COMPANY BWW Review: SOPHISTICATED LADIES: 100 YEARS OF ELLA & COMPANY
by Elliot Lanes - March 28, 2017

The National Symphony Orchestra's (NSO) Principal Pops Conductor Steven Reineke has always put together musical programs that are fun and classy. This Sophisticated Ladies: 100 Years of Ella and Company, which played this Kennedy Center's Concert Hall this past weekend, was no exception.... (more...)
Charnett Moffett  w/ Pharoah Sanders, Stanley Jordan Marks 30 Years of History on New Album Charnett Moffett w/ Pharoah Sanders, Stanley Jordan Marks 30 Years of History on New Album
by BWW News Desk - March 28, 2017

2017 marks 30 years since bassist extraordinaire Charnett Moffett burst onto the scene with his Blue Note debut, Net Man.... (more...)
Chante Moore's New Single & Video 'Real One' Out Now Chante Moore's New Single & Video 'Real One' Out Now
by BWW News Desk - March 27, 2017

'I done messed around and found a real one!' Saluting the magic of real love, Chanté Moore's new single 'Real One' now has beautiful visual accompaniment.... (more...)
Block & Crown Team Up with Damian Force to unleash 'Finesse' Block & Crown Team Up with Damian Force to unleash 'Finesse'
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2017

One of Holland's finest exports over the last decade, Damian Force is back again with 'Finesse', featuring Block & Crown.... (more...)
Ape Records Release Debut EP APE Records Vol. 1 Today Ape Records Release Debut EP APE Records Vol. 1 Today
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2017

APE is a new kind of record label, with a new way of getting things done. Founded by Tamir Muskat (Balkan Beat Box) and Eyal Gruenberg, APE Records is a hybrid between a production house, a music label, and a branding company. The label released their debut EP,... (more...)
Morgan James, Rumors and More Coming Up at Daryl's House Club Morgan James, Rumors and More Coming Up at Daryl's House Club
by BWW News Desk - March 23, 2017

Daryl's House Club has announced its upcoming performances in Pawling. Details below!... (more...)
Chris Janson Concert Special Airs on AT&T's Audience Network via DIRECTV 3/24 Chris Janson Concert Special Airs on AT&T's Audience Network via DIRECTV 3/24
by BWW News Desk - March 22, 2017

Tune in to the AUDIENCE Network concert special 'Chris Janson' airing Friday, March 24, at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT via DIRECTV Ch 239/U-verse Ch 1114 and DIRECTVNOW.... (more...)
Lincoln Center Festival to 'Cross Borders' with 2017 Lineup Lincoln Center Festival to 'Cross Borders' with 2017 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - March 22, 2017

Nigel Redden, Lincoln Center Festival Director, today announced the lineup for the 2017 Festival, which runs from July 10 to 30.  This summer, in its 22nd season, the Festival continues to accentuate its mission of globalism by inviting to Lincoln Center artists and companies from many parts of the ... (more...)
The Wallis Celebrates the Musical Legacy of Henry Mancini with Star-Studded Tribute on 4/1 The Wallis Celebrates the Musical Legacy of Henry Mancini with Star-Studded Tribute on 4/1
by BWW News Desk - March 21, 2017

The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts celebrates the musical legacy of Henry Mancini, one of the world's greatest composers, conductors and arrangers, on Saturday, April 1, 2017. From 'Moon River' to 'The Days of Wine and Roses' to the 'Peter Gunn Theme,' the music of Henry Mancini has... (more...)
Rufus Wainwright, Arsenio Hall and More Coming Up This April at City Winery Chicago Rufus Wainwright, Arsenio Hall and More Coming Up This April at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2017

The following acts are performing at City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, throughout the month of April.... (more...)
Ruthie Foster to Celebrate CD Release at City Vineyard This Week Ruthie Foster to Celebrate CD Release at City Vineyard This Week
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2017

Ruthie will celebrate the album tomorrow, March 21, at 8:30 p.m. at City Vineyard (Voices Along the Hudson, 155 Varick, NYC).... (more...)
Morgan Heritage's New Album, 'Avrakedabra' Out 5/19, Pre-Order Available Now Morgan Heritage's New Album, 'Avrakedabra' Out 5/19, Pre-Order Available Now
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

In the wake of their historical GRAMMY win for Best Reggae Album as the Producer and Artist for “Strictly Roots”, which was released under their own independent label CTBC Music Group, the Iconic GRAMMY Award-Winning cultured driven band has managed yet again to deliver another classic album.... (more...)
Gary Clark Jr. to Appear on NBC's Tonight Show' and 'Times Talks in NYC Gary Clark Jr. to Appear on NBC's Tonight Show' and 'Times Talks in NYC
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

Grammy-award-winning guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter Gary Clark Jr. and band will perform live on THE TONIGHT SHOW with Jimmy Fallon on March 21st.... (more...)
X Japan Takes Over London for Release of 'We Are X' X Japan Takes Over London for Release of 'We Are X'
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

X JAPAN is no stranger to excitement, inciting a spectacular energy with every performance--and their arrival at London's Wembley Arena was no exception.... (more...)
SOUNDBREAKING: Stories From The Cutting Edge Of Recorded Music to Debut on PBS 11/14 SOUNDBREAKING: Stories From The Cutting Edge Of Recorded Music to Debut on PBS 11/14
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2016

WASHINGTON, Nov. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ SOUNDBREAKING: STORIES FROM THE CUTTING EDGE OF RECORDED MUSIC, an eight-episode PBS series that explores the extraordinary impact of recorded music on the modern world, will make its U.S. broadcast debut on PBS starting next Monday, November 14... (more...)
The Marshal Tucker Band to Play bergenPAC This Winter The Marshal Tucker Band to Play bergenPAC This Winter
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2016

New show on sale at bergenPAC: The Marshall Tucker Band-Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 8PM.... (more...)
Steve Aoki Holds 'Get Out The Vote' Performance for Hillary Clinton Steve Aoki Holds 'Get Out The Vote' Performance for Hillary Clinton
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2016

Days before Election Day, musician, producer and philanthropist Steve Aoki held a Get Out The Vote (GOTV) performance for Hillary Clinton and Democrats in Las Vegas as part of Hillary for America's “Love Trumps Hate” concert series.... (more...)
SOUNDBREAKING: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music on Blu-ray/DVD 11/29 SOUNDBREAKING: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music on Blu-ray/DVD 11/29
by TV News Desk - November 04, 2016

Coinciding with its upcoming PBS broadcast and coming off a critically-acclaimed premiere at SXSW earlier this year, the star-studded, groundbreaking music documentary series Soundbreaking: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music makes its DVD and Blu-ray debut... (more...)
'Drum&BassArena Release 20 Year Anniversary Compilation Today 'Drum&BassArena Release 20 Year Anniversary Compilation Today
by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2016

Ever since The Risky established Drum&BassArena in Sheffield back in 1996, the brand has been at the very forefront of bass music's ever-evolving sonic makeup - consistently joining the dots between drum & bass artists and the genre's loyal community.... (more...)
Alicia Keys New Album 'Here' to Be Released Today Alicia Keys New Album 'Here' to Be Released Today
by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2016

Fifteen-time Grammy®-winning singer, songwriter and producer, Alicia Keys, will release her new highly-anticipated sixth studio album, HERE, on November 4th on RCA Records.... (more...)
Vancouver Sleep Clinic's 'Someone To Stay' Premieres Today on Billboard Vancouver Sleep Clinic's 'Someone To Stay' Premieres Today on Billboard
by BWW News Desk - November 03, 2016

“Someone To Stay,” the third single from rising Australian band Vancouver Sleep Clinic's forthcoming debut album, premieres today on Billboard... (more...)