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Count Basie Orchestra, Daniel Reichard and More Headed to Birdland, Week of 5/4 Count Basie Orchestra, Daniel Reichard and More Headed to Birdland, Week of 5/4
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its lineup for May 4 - May 10, featuring The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra with guest vocalist Carmen Bradford, Daniel Reichard in a special Mother's Day concert, Barbara Carroll, and more. Scroll down for details!... (more...)
Dr. Phillips Center Sets Next Florida Blue Concert Series Shows Dr. Phillips Center Sets Next Florida Blue Concert Series Shows
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts announces the next two concerts in the partnership with Florida Blue Foundation for the Florida Blue Concert Series. A leader in Florida's healthcare industry, Florida Blue's mission is to help people and their communities achieve better health. By par... (more...)
An Evening with Graham Nash to be Held at Boulder Theater, 7/21 An Evening with Graham Nash to be Held at Boulder Theater, 7/21
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

Z2 Entertainment is proud to present An Evening with Graham Nash at the Boulder Theater on Tuesday, July 21st, 2015. Tickets are on sale April 24th for $50 reserved or $55 gold circle.... (more...)
DWIGHT YOAKAM'S New Album 'Second Hand Heart' Debuts at No. 2 on Billboard Country Chart DWIGHT YOAKAM'S New Album 'Second Hand Heart' Debuts at No. 2 on Billboard Country Chart
by Danielle DeSisto - April 24, 2015

Global superstar singer, songwriter, and actor Dwight Yoakam has scored a No. 2 debut on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart, his highest-charting album in 26 years since 1988's Buenas Noches From A Lonely Room hit No. 1.... (more...)
EMPIRE's Jussie Smollett & 'Yazz' Gray to Perform at 2015 BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS EMPIRE's Jussie Smollett & 'Yazz' Gray to Perform at 2015 BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS
by TV News Desk - April 23, 2015

Billboard and dick clark productions announced today that "Empire" recording artists Jussie Smollett and Bryshere "Yazz" Gray will perform at this year's award show for an "Empire" themed performance featuring Grammy Award-winning British songstress Estelle... (more...)
Make Music New York 2015 to Kick Off 6/21 Make Music New York 2015 to Kick Off 6/21
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2015

Make Music New York, dubbed 'the largest music event ever to grace Gotham' (Metro New York), returns for its ninth year with a wild and wonderful mix of free, outdoor, public concerts all around the city on Sunday, June 21, the first day of summer. Last year, more than 1,300 concerts were given, spa... (more...)
Richard Pryor's Daughter Rain Releases Debut Standup Comedy Album 'Black & White' Richard Pryor's Daughter Rain Releases Debut Standup Comedy Album 'Black & White'
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2015

Comedian RAIN PRYOR, known for her autobiographical solo show Fried Chicken and Latkes, as well as her work as an author, actress & spokesperson for MS research, released her debut comedy album, Black & White... (more...)
Graham Nash Announces Solo Tour Dates For Summer 2015 Graham Nash Announces Solo Tour Dates For Summer 2015
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2015

Legendary singer-songwriter Graham Nash will perform a series of 'An Evening With' concerts throughout the United States in July and August 2015, kicking off on July 12 at the Vancouver Island MusicFest in Courtenay, BC. Advance tickets, including special benefit seats, are available now at www.grah... (more...)
Lianne La Havas Debuts New Song 'Unstoppable' Today Lianne La Havas Debuts New Song 'Unstoppable' Today
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2015

English singer/songwriter/guitarist Lianne La Havas' 2012 debut album Is Your Love Big Enough? won Album of the Year at iTunes UK as well as Barclaycard Mercury Prize and Ivor Novello Best Album nominations, along with tremendous critical acclaim.... (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...)
BWW Reviews: JOHN MELLENCAMP Shows No Sign of Slowing Down at Rocking PPAC Show BWW Reviews: JOHN MELLENCAMP Shows No Sign of Slowing Down at Rocking PPAC Show
by Robert Barossi - April 17, 2015

Famous celebrities, singers, musicians, actors and the like, can often seem almost other-worldly. As if they're from some other dimension or planet, different from ours, one we'll never fully experience or understand. Others, though, seem so remarkably a part of our world and a familiar resident in ... (more...)
REO Speedwagon, Earth, Wind & Fire, Meat Loaf Among RiverEdge Summer 2015 Lineup REO Speedwagon, Earth, Wind & Fire, Meat Loaf Among RiverEdge Summer 2015 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - April 16, 2015

City of Aurora Mayor Thomas Weisner announced today the 2015 line up of concerts and events at RiverEdge Park, downtown Aurora's beautiful outdoor concert venue, primed to launch its third season this summer.... (more...)
NEWSIES Star Jacob Kemp Rocks Awesome 'King Of New York' Mash-Up In New Music Video NEWSIES Star Jacob Kemp Rocks Awesome 'King Of New York' Mash-Up In New Music Video
by Pat Cerasaro - April 16, 2015

A NEWSIES star is king of the mash-ups!... (more...)
Audra McDonald, Bradley Cooper Among Time's 100 Most Influential People in the World; Full List! Audra McDonald, Bradley Cooper Among Time's 100 Most Influential People in the World; Full List!
by TV News Desk - April 16, 2015

TIME reveals the 2015 TIME 100, its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. The issue features five separate covers, each featuring a member of the TIME 100: Kanye West, Misty Copeland, Bradley Cooper, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and Jorge Ramos.... (more...)
'Remembering Joe Sample' to Be Featured at Berks Jazz Festival 'Remembering Joe Sample' to Be Featured at Berks Jazz Festival
by BWW News Desk - April 16, 2015

One of the featured attractions at this year's Berks Jazz Festival (its 25th anniversary show) will be a special performance on Saturday, April 18, 2015, at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Reading, PA called "Remembering Joe Sample."... (more...)
Jim Brickman Plays the Byham Theater Tonight Jim Brickman Plays the Byham Theater Tonight
by BWW News Desk - December 23, 2014

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust has announced Jim Brickman, the best-selling solo pianist of our time, who will once again wow audiences from coast to coast with On A Winter's Night, arriving at Pittsburgh's Byham Theater tonight, December 23, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.... (more...)
Guitarist-Vocalist Waldemar Bastos Set for ARATANI World Series, 1/31 Guitarist-Vocalist Waldemar Bastos Set for ARATANI World Series, 1/31
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Exiled Angolan guitarist -vocalist Waldemar Bastos makes a rare LA appearance as part of the inaugural ARATANI World series of global music and dance. The series celebrates the songs, sounds and dance of seven ensembles both local and international from Africa, India, Hawaii, Philippines, Japan, Bul... (more...)
Second Wave of Acts Set for LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2015, Including LaBamba's Big Band Second Wave of Acts Set for LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2015, Including LaBamba's Big Band
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Jersey Shore legend RICHIE 'LaBAMBA' ROSENBERG, a late night TV fixture for the past 20 years anchoring the horn section in Conan O'Brien's band, will return to his roots to lead a very special version of his big band as host of the anchor event of LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2015 for its 15th anniversa... (more...)
The Recording Academy Calls Late Larry Henley a 'Staunch Advocate' of Entertainers in Touching Statement The Recording Academy Calls Late Larry Henley a 'Staunch Advocate' of Entertainers in Touching Statement
by BWW News Desk - December 20, 2014

BroadwayWorld previously reported that hit songwriter and Grammy Award-winner Larry Henley passed away this week. The recording academy has just released a statement conveying their condolences and sorrow at the loss of this talent.... (more...)
John Schneider and Tom Wopat's HOME FOR CHRISTMAS Album Hits Billboard Top 10 John Schneider and Tom Wopat's HOME FOR CHRISTMAS Album Hits Billboard Top 10
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2014

John Schneider and Tom Wopat -- the original stars of 'The Dukes of Hazzard' -- have hit the Billboard Top 10 with their new album Home for Christmas. For the week of December 20, the recording debuts at #10 on the 'Traditional Jazz' chart.... (more...)
Hunter Hayes, Aloe Blacc Among Lineup for TNT's CHRISTMAS IN WASHINGTON Tonight Hunter Hayes, Aloe Blacc Among Lineup for TNT's CHRISTMAS IN WASHINGTON Tonight
by TV News Desk - December 19, 2014

?Global box-office powerhouse Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, star of the upcoming TNTseries Wake Up Call, is set to ring in the holidays as host of TNT's annual music spectacular Christmas in Washington.... (more...)
Tickets to Elvis Costello at Dr. Phillips Center On Sale Today Tickets to Elvis Costello at Dr. Phillips Center On Sale Today
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2014

The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts announces the AEG Live tour of Elvis Costellocoming to the Walt Disney Theater on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 for a 7:30 p.m. performance.... (more...)
Reggae Legends The Green to Perform at the Fox Theatre, 2/3 Reggae Legends The Green to Perform at the Fox Theatre, 2/3
by BWW News Desk - December 18, 2014

Z2 Entertainment is proud to present The Green with Through The Roots at the Fox Theatre on Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015.... (more...)
OAR and American Authors to Play LIVE Webcast on New Year's Eve in Times Square OAR and American Authors to Play LIVE Webcast on New Year's Eve in Times Square
by BWW News Desk - December 18, 2014

?Times Square Alliance and Countdown Entertainment, co-organizers of New Year's Eve in Times Square, announced today that revelers across the globe will again be able to experience the excitement of the Times Square New Year's Eve celebration via a six-hour, live commercial-free webcast. The sixth a... (more...)
Nick Jonas, Train & More Join ABC's NEW YEAR'S ROCKIN' EVE Performance Lineup Nick Jonas, Train & More Join ABC's NEW YEAR'S ROCKIN' EVE Performance Lineup
by TV News Desk - December 18, 2014

Brantley Gilbert, Ella Henderson, Nick Jonas, Nico & Vinz and Train join the biggest music celebration of the year with special performances from the Billboard Hollywood Party on 'Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve 2015.'... (more...)







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