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Recording Academy Issues Statement on Passing of Orrin Keepnews Recording Academy Issues Statement on Passing of Orrin Keepnews
by BWW News Desk - March 02, 2015

The New York Times reports the passing of NEA Jazz Master, Thelonious Monk producer, record exec and four-time Grammy winner Orrin Keepnews on Sunday, March 1.... (more...)
Florence + The Machine Among Lineup for BESTIVAL Toronto Florence + The Machine Among Lineup for BESTIVAL Toronto
by BWW News Desk - March 02, 2015

Bestival is coming with the inaugural line-up for our Canadian venture. Featuring Bestival friends old and new and a healthy dose of kick-ass acts from the U.K., Canada and worldwide... (more...)
InDepth InterView: Rachel Potter Talks New Album, NOT SO BLACK & WHITE, Plus Looks Back At EVITA, WICKED, THE X FACTOR & More InDepth InterView: Rachel Potter Talks New Album, NOT SO BLACK & WHITE, Plus Looks Back At EVITA, WICKED, THE X FACTOR & More
by Pat Cerasaro - March 02, 2015

Today we are talking to one of the breakout stars of Season 3 of FOX's recent reality competition series THE X FACTOR and a stalwart Broadway regular in her own right, the passionate and versatile Rachel Potter. Espousing on her impressive new country-tinged album NOT SO BLACK & WHITE and explicatin... (more...)
FOX & Friends' Elisabeth Hasselbeck to Co-Host 2015 K-LOVE Fan Awards FOX & Friends' Elisabeth Hasselbeck to Co-Host 2015 K-LOVE Fan Awards
by TV News Desk - February 26, 2015

Live on cable's leading morning show, FOX & Friends, Elisabeth Hasselbeck, announced that she and Kirk Cameron will share hosting duties for the 2015 K-LOVE Fan Awards... (more...)
GRAMMY Award Winner Steve Tyrell Lands #5 Spot on Billboard's Jazz Chart GRAMMY Award Winner Steve Tyrell Lands #5 Spot on Billboard's Jazz Chart
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2015

GRAMMY Award winning vocalist and producer Steve Tyrell today celebrates the chart success of his new album, THAT LOVIN' FEELING, which entered the Billboard Jazz Chart at #5. THAT LOVIN' FEELING is Tyrell's 11 th album and his 9 th visit to the Top 5.... (more...)
Steve Tyrell's THAT LOVIN' FEELING Lands No. 5 Spot on Billboard's Jazz Chart Steve Tyrell's THAT LOVIN' FEELING Lands No. 5 Spot on Billboard's Jazz Chart
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2015

GRAMMY Award winning vocalist and producer Steve Tyrell today celebrates the chart success of his new album, THAT LOVIN' FEELING, which entered the Billboard Jazz Chart at #5. THAT LOVIN' FEELING is Tyrell's 11(th) album and his 9(th) visit to the Top 5.... (more...)
Tony Bennett to Play State Theatre, 5/1 Tony Bennett to Play State Theatre, 5/1
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2015

The State Theatre in Easton, PA presents TONY BENNETT, the 17 time Grammy Award-winning musician whose music spans over six decades on Friday, May 1st at 8 PM .... (more...)
InDepth InterView: Michael Mott - Part 1: Inside Look At GONE: THE REMIXES & ITHACA COLLEGE AT 54 BELOW InDepth InterView: Michael Mott - Part 1: Inside Look At GONE: THE REMIXES & ITHACA COLLEGE AT 54 BELOW
by Pat Cerasaro - February 25, 2015

One of the most idiosyncratic and undeniably gifted composers and lyricists to emerge this century, Michael Mott has taken the theatre world by storm with his absolutely spectacular collection of compositions titled WHERE THE SKY ENDS: THE SONGS OF MICHAEL MOTT and now Mott discusses the finer point... (more...)
Mark Morris Dance Group: L'Allegro, Il Penseroso ed il Moderato Set for THIRTEEN's Great Performances Mark Morris Dance Group: L'Allegro, Il Penseroso ed il Moderato Set for THIRTEEN's Great Performances
by TV News Desk - February 23, 2015

Merriment and Milton are hardly synonymous, but the poet who penned Paradise Lost also inspired George Frideric Handel's L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato, which concludes 'Mirth, with thee we mean to live.'... (more...)
Tedeschi Trucks Band & Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings Announce Summer Tour Tedeschi Trucks Band & Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings Announce Summer Tour
by BWW News Desk - February 23, 2015

Rolling across America on a sizzling summer run, Tedeschi Trucks Band's “Wheels of Soul” tour brings the Grammy-winning, 11-piece blues-rock dynamo together with soul sensation Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings, and acclaimed guitarist Doyle Bramhall II... (more...)
Ed Sheeran Sells Out Headlining Tour Dates in a Matter of Minutes Ed Sheeran Sells Out Headlining Tour Dates in a Matter of Minutes
by BWW News Desk - February 23, 2015

Atlantic recording artist Ed Sheeran has sold out a number of dates on his recently announced North American headlining tour in a matter of minutes.... (more...)
Mike Stern and Bill Evans Band, Barbara Carroll and More Set for Birdland, Week of March 2 Mike Stern and Bill Evans Band, Barbara Carroll and More Set for Birdland, Week of March 2
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2015

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its lineup for March 2 - March 8, including Mike Stern and Bill Evans Band, The Breithaupt Brothers, Barbara Carroll, Jazz Party with Natalie Douglas, and more. Details below!... (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...)
BUT, WAIT! WHAT? Holiday Gift Giving Guide for Pop Culture & Theatre Junkies BUT, WAIT! WHAT? Holiday Gift Giving Guide for Pop Culture & Theatre Junkies
by Matt Tamanini - December 18, 2014

Ok, folks. This is getting dangerous. We are now exactly one week away from Christmas, and you still haven't started finished your shopping yet. And if you celebrate Hanukah, you're in a lot of trouble! So, I decided to help you out with a list of 10 items (in no particular order) that any pop cultu... (more...)
VIDEO: Patrice Covington Debuts 'Life Feels Good Right Now' Music Video VIDEO: Patrice Covington Debuts 'Life Feels Good Right Now' Music Video
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

Broadway Sensation, Patrice Covington, has performed all over the world, sometimes pouring out her heart through her original music, and other times, breathing life into the characters she's portrayed in the various Broadway productions she's been apart of. Click below to watch her new music video f... (more...)
Barbra Streisand, Ariana Grande & More Set for MICHAEL BUBLE'S CHRISTMAS IN NEW YORK on NBC Tonight Barbra Streisand, Ariana Grande & More Set for MICHAEL BUBLE'S CHRISTMAS IN NEW YORK on NBC Tonight
by TV News Desk - December 17, 2014

Multi Grammy Award-winning singer Michael Buble celebrates the holiday season with his fourth annual NBC Christmas special, 'Michael Buble's Christmas in New York,' airing tonight, Dec. 17 (8 p.m. ET/PT).... (more...)







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