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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Don Barnes to Release Lost Solo Album Don Barnes to Release Lost Solo Album
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Singer, songwriter and 38 Special front man Don Barnes cut an album for A&M Records almost 30 years ago during a five-year hiatus from the band he co-founded and continues to lead.... (more...)
Ferry Corsten Announces Sci-fi Concept Album 'Blueprint' + World Tour Ferry Corsten Announces Sci-fi Concept Album 'Blueprint' + World Tour
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

It's been said that “space exploration is a force unto itself”, a statement that can aptly be applied to the experience of music discovery.... (more...)
Joakim Molitor 'Always Gonna Say Sorry' ft. Maia Wright Out On Uniform Beat Joakim Molitor 'Always Gonna Say Sorry' ft. Maia Wright Out On Uniform Beat
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Enigmatic Swedish producer Joakim Molitor is back with an infectious electro-pop offering, 'Always Gonna Say Sorry' Ft. Maia Wright – out now via Uniform Beat, a subdivision of Playground Music Scandinavia.... (more...)
Billy Ray Cyrus Guests in Nickelodeon's All-New Blaze and the Monster Machines WILD WHEELS Specials Billy Ray Cyrus Guests in Nickelodeon's All-New Blaze and the Monster Machines WILD WHEELS Specials
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Internationally renowned multi-platinum recording artist and acclaimed actor, Billy Ray Cyrus, lends his voice as a guest star in Nickelodeon's 'Blaze and the Monster Machines' all-new “Wild Wheels” animal-themed episode.... (more...)
Adam Ezra Group Releases Fan Produced CD Adam Ezra Group Releases Fan Produced CD
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2017

After channeling the elemental energy of their ever-swelling fanbase to carry out what's undoubtedly the band's most ambitious musical mission to date, Adam Ezra Groupis poised to unleash the full force of their 15th album'Hurricane Wind,' which will be released, free of charge for two weeks, throug... (more...)
Honey West to Celebrate BAD OLD WORLD Album at Bowery Electric Next Week Honey West to Celebrate BAD OLD WORLD Album at Bowery Electric Next Week
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

This coming Wednesday, May 24th at 7:30 p.m. at Bowery Electric (327 Bowery, NYC 10003), British rock icon, Ian McDonald (co-founder of Foreigner & King Crimson) showcases his new guitar rock band, HONEY WEST, with songwriting partner Ted Zurkowski, a Shakespearean thespian whose mentor, the great '... (more...)
Playboy Reveals Adult Film Industry Love Story In New Mise en Scene Video Playboy Reveals Adult Film Industry Love Story In New Mise en Scene Video
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

Winnipeg's emotive garage pop-rock trio Mise en Scene has returned with their sophomore full length album, Still Life On Fire, due out June 30 on Light Organ Records.... (more...)
Jazz Power Initiative's Spring Benefit to Honor Bob Dorough and More at The Dimenna Center Jazz Power Initiative's Spring Benefit to Honor Bob Dorough and More at The Dimenna Center
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2017

The Jazz Power Initiative (formerly The Jazz Drama Program) will hold its Spring Benefit Gala -- An Evening of Celebration and Song -- on Wednesday, June, 7, 2017 from 7 - 9 PM at The Dimenna Center, New York (450 West 37th Street), it was announced today by Eli Yamin, the organization's Managing an... (more...)
Soundgarden and Audioslave Frontman Chris Cornell Dies at 52 Soundgarden and Audioslave Frontman Chris Cornell Dies at 52
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2017

Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman Chris Cornell passed away late Wednesday evening, May 17th at the age of 52. Details of his death have not been disclosed... (more...)
Ushuaia Ibiza Welcomes Back Nervo Nation for 6-Date Residency Ushuaia Ibiza Welcomes Back Nervo Nation for 6-Date Residency
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2017

Renowned for bringing the world's best artists to party their dazzling poolside stage, Ushuaïa Ibiza Beach Hotel have just confirmed another huge collaboration with NERVO Nation for the summer.... (more...)
River To River Festival Kicks Off Next Month in NYC River To River Festival Kicks Off Next Month in NYC
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) presents the 16th annual River To River Festival, Downtown New York City's completely free summer arts festival, June 14-25. The 2017 edition presents an array of performances and events exploring and celebrating diversity in all its forms-often blurring the l... (more...)
The Appleseed Cast, Nap Eyes, CAAMP and More Among 2nd Wave Announced for Green Music Fest lineup The Appleseed Cast, Nap Eyes, CAAMP and More Among 2nd Wave Announced for Green Music Fest lineup
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce and Subterranean are thrilled to announce the second wave of artists to join Green Music Fest's 2017 lineup.... (more...)
Palehound Rookie Announces Nat'l Tour w/ Waxahatchee + Headlining Summer Dates Palehound Rookie Announces Nat'l Tour w/ Waxahatchee + Headlining Summer Dates
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

Boston's Palehound, lead by fierce vocalist and prolific creative force Ellen Kempner, will release the sophomore album, A Place I'll Always Go, June 16 on Polyvinyl Record Co... (more...)
Demob Happy Share New Video for 'Dead Dreamers' Demob Happy Share New Video for 'Dead Dreamers'
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

Currently touring the UK with The Cribs and Gang Of Youths, Brighton's Demob Happy have revealed a new music video for 'Dead Dreamers', their Tom Dalgety-produced new single, out now via Atlantic Records imprint Taste And Tone.... (more...)
Widespread Panic's Jimmy Herring Announces New Band & Summer Tour Dates Widespread Panic's Jimmy Herring Announces New Band & Summer Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

JIMMY HERRING, contemporary American guitarists, embarks on the next chapter of his storied career with the debut of the new band, The Invisible Whip.... (more...)
Morocco's OASIS Festival Adds Third Wave of Talent for September Morocco's OASIS Festival Adds Third Wave of Talent for September
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2017

All eyes will be on Morocco this September as Oasis festival returns to Marrakech for its third edition this September 14-17, 2017 bringing a world-class music line-up to music resort The Source.... (more...)
WATCH: Jay Sean Asks 'Do You Love Me' in New Music Video WATCH: Jay Sean Asks 'Do You Love Me' in New Music Video
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2017

Hot off the success of his international hit 'Make My Love Go' ft Sean Paul, Platinum award winning artist Jay Sean is back in full force with his new video for 'Do You Love Me' and his always stellar vocals and killer style leave us no choice but to answer yes.... (more...)
Paul Weller's New Studio Album 'A Kind Revolution' Out Today Paul Weller's New Studio Album 'A Kind Revolution' Out Today
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2017

Paul Weller's highly anticipated new studio album, A Kind Revolution, is out today via Warner Bros. Records / Parlophone.... (more...)
Blues Rock Guitarist Alex Lopez To Release Highly Anticipated Third Album 'Slowdown' Blues Rock Guitarist Alex Lopez To Release Highly Anticipated Third Album 'Slowdown'
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2017

Blues rock guitarist Alex Lopez and his band The Xpress will be releasing their eagerly awaited third album titled “Slowdown” on MarEmil Records on May 19th!... (more...)
Michael McDonald with Special Guest Marc Cohn coming to DPAC on October 24, 2017 Michael McDonald with Special Guest Marc Cohn coming to DPAC on October 24, 2017
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2017

Five-time Grammy Award winning vocalist and acclaimed singer/songwriter Michael McDonald's new release Wide Open, his first album of new music in nearly a decade, is coming September 15 via BMG. The record features special guests including Warren Haynes, Robben Ford, Marcus Miller and Branford Marsa... (more...)
Michael McDonald Returns with First New Music in Nearly a Decade Michael McDonald Returns with First New Music in Nearly a Decade
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2017

Five-time Grammy Award winning vocalist and acclaimed singer/songwriter Michael McDonald's new release Wide Open, his first album of new music in nearly a decade, is coming September 15 via BMG. The record features special guests including Warren Haynes, Robben Ford, Marcus Miller and Branford Marsa... (more...)
Icelandic Rockers Kaleo Announce 'The Kaleo Express' Fall Tour Icelandic Rockers Kaleo Announce 'The Kaleo Express' Fall Tour
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2017

Icelandic alt-rockers Kaleo announce today their headlining fall tour 'The Kaleo Express,' which will kick off at The House of Blues in Anaheim, CA on August 25.... (more...)
WE ARE X: Selected as iTunes 'Editor's Choice' & Amazon's 'Indie Of The Week' WE ARE X: Selected as iTunes 'Editor's Choice' & Amazon's 'Indie Of The Week'
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

WE ARE X, the transcendent and captivating rock 'n' roll documentary about one of the most successful bands in history, X JAPAN, is out now on Blu-Ray, DVD and Digital HD from Magnolia Home Entertainment under the Magnet Label.... (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...)
Lincoln Center Sets May 2017 Lineup for American Songbook, Great Performers Series & More Lincoln Center Sets May 2017 Lineup for American Songbook, Great Performers Series & More
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts has just announced its programs and events for this May. Scroll down for details!... (more...)