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BWW Interview: Jennifer Blake Chats MCCREADY THE MUSICAL, Opening in Silverlake 5/8 BWW Interview: Jennifer Blake Chats MCCREADY THE MUSICAL, Opening in Silverlake 5/8
by Jennifer McHugh - May 07, 2015

The life of Mindy McCready was short, but it was a memorable one. A new theatrical production entitled MCCREADY THE MUSICAL is set to open in Silverlake this Friday that will bring her tragic story to the stage.... (more...)
BWW Interviews: SETH GLIER Talks New CD 'If I Could Change One Thing' BWW Interviews: SETH GLIER Talks New CD 'If I Could Change One Thing'
by Kathy Strain - April 02, 2015

Seth Glier is a seasoned singer who has been sharing his music for many years. At the young age of 26, Glier is preparing to release his fourth CD on MPress Records called “If I Could Change One Thing.”... (more...)
BWW Interviews: DONNY OSMOND Releases 60th Album BWW Interviews: DONNY OSMOND Releases 60th Album
by Kathy Strain - January 13, 2015

When people hear the name DONNY OSMOND, they usually think of things like “Puppy Love” and purple socks. But, that once young performer has matured into something more than a teenybopper. The proof of that is the release of his 60th album of his career. The title of the album is “The Soundtrack of M... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Christian Burghardt on Touring with Phillip Phillips, Gavin DeGraw and More BWW Interviews: Christian Burghardt on Touring with Phillip Phillips, Gavin DeGraw and More
by Kathy Strain - December 01, 2014

Christian Burghardt is keeping himself busy with his career as a musician and he wouldn't want it any other way. Between touring with Gavin DeGraw and Phillip Phillips, Christian has not had too much time to slow down. His music is he own and he loves to share it on the road or in his hometown of Po... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Abigail Shapiro Talks A LITTLE PRINCESS at 54 BELOW BWW Interviews: Abigail Shapiro Talks A LITTLE PRINCESS at 54 BELOW
by David Clarke - November 28, 2014

At the age of 14, actress Abigail Shapiro is quite the busy lady. With credits like Cindy Lou Who in HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! and the titular character in LIBERTY under her belt, she is currently gearing up to portray Sara Crewe in a special cabaret presentation of Andrew Lippa's musical A LI... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Migguel Anggelo Talks BETWEEN DREAMS/ENTRE SUEÑOS & Upcoming LA CASA AZUL Album BWW Interviews: Migguel Anggelo Talks BETWEEN DREAMS/ENTRE SUEÑOS & Upcoming LA CASA AZUL Album
by David Clarke - November 27, 2014

On September 24, 2014 Migguel Anggelo enchanted audiences with his concert BETWEEN DREAMS/ENTRE SUEÑOS. Luckily for those who missed it or for those who want to see it again, he and Joe's Pub are bringing the concert back on December 2, 2014. Recently, he and I sat down together to discuss the upcom... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Rachel Potter Talks Upcoming Country Album NOT SO BLACK AND WHITE BWW Interviews: Rachel Potter Talks Upcoming Country Album NOT SO BLACK AND WHITE
by David Clarke - November 13, 2014

While many know Rachel Potter as the breakout Broadway star from the EVITA revival, she also wowed audiences on Fox's The X Factor with her stellar rendition of Queen's 'Somebody to Love.' Following a recent concert, I sat down with Rachel Potter to discuss NOT SO BLACK AND WHITE, her upcoming solo ... (more...)
BWW Interview: Brian Newman on New York Jazz, Working with Gaga, Bennett on 'Cheek to Cheek' BWW Interview: Brian Newman on New York Jazz, Working with Gaga, Bennett on 'Cheek to Cheek'
by Matt Tamanini - October 15, 2014

There is something so cool about good jazz music. It conjures up images of men in suits, drinking top-shelf scotch in dimly-lit clubs, lounging in rich, elegant gold and maroon furnishings. When I think of jazz musicians, I think of people with a certain level of sophistication; people who appreciat... (more...)
BWW Interview: CARNIE WILSON of Wilson Phillips Talks About Saban Concert on the 26th BWW Interview: CARNIE WILSON of Wilson Phillips Talks About Saban Concert on the 26th
by Don Grigware - September 18, 2014

Carnie, daughter of Brian Wilson, one of the original Beach Boys, and sister of Wendy Wilson, is also known for her television work and recently for creating gourmet desserts for Vitello's Ristorante in Studio City. Carnie is married to music producer Rob Bonfiglio and has two young daughters, Lola ... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Seth Glier Entertains Audiences in Texas BWW Interviews: Seth Glier Entertains Audiences in Texas
by Kathy Strain - September 03, 2014

As a singer/songwriter, Seth Glier continues to entertain audiences throughout the United States. He recently visited San Antonio, Kerrville and Austin as he shared his old favorites along with many new songs for his upcoming 4th album with his record label MPress Records.... (more...)
BWW Interview: AMERICAN IDOL's Jess Meuse Is Living Her Dream BWW Interview: AMERICAN IDOL's Jess Meuse Is Living Her Dream
by Kathy Strain - July 25, 2014

Jess Meuse calls Alabama home, but if she had her choice, she would spend her days and nights on the road. Ever since competing in the 13th season of AMERICAN IDOL, Jess, has been able to enjoy sharing her passion for music with audiences all over the United States as she travels with other contesta... (more...)
BWW Interview: Karen K & Mista Cookie Jar on New Diversity Children's Song BWW Interview: Karen K & Mista Cookie Jar on New Diversity Children's Song
by Gregory G. Allen - June 11, 2014

New children's song celebrates diverse themes with Rainbow.... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Jinkx Monsoon Talks Career, THE VAUDEVILLIANS, and THE INEVITABLE ALBUM BWW Interviews: Jinkx Monsoon Talks Career, THE VAUDEVILLIANS, and THE INEVITABLE ALBUM
by David Clarke - May 31, 2014

The always charming and incredibly talented Jinkx Monsoon proved to the American public that it was truly Monsoon Season for the last year. On May 19, 2014, she passed on the RuPaul's Drag Race crown to the sixth season's winner Bianca Del Rio. Certainly Hurricane Bianca is sure to rattle the world,... (more...)
BWW Interviews: WEST SIDE to MADISON COUNTY - Jessica Vosk, Part 2 BWW Interviews: WEST SIDE to MADISON COUNTY - Jessica Vosk, Part 2
by Erica Miner - May 01, 2014

In Part 2 of my interview with Jessica Vosk, we learn about her Broadway debut in the Tony-nominated 'Bridges of Madison County.'... (more...)
BWW Interview: Alfie Boe Talks TRUST, MR. SELFRIDGE, and Career BWW Interview: Alfie Boe Talks TRUST, MR. SELFRIDGE, and Career
by David Clarke - April 24, 2014

Alfie Boe, who is internationally recognized for his tenor voice, first gained recognition in the US when he starred in Baz Luhrmann's LA BOHÈME. In 2010, he took on the role of Jean Valjean for the 25th Anniversary Concert of LES MISERABLES. Now, he is gearing up for the US release of his latest al... (more...)
BWW Exclusive Interview: String Quartet WELL-STRUNG Serenades the Citizens of Minneapolis For a Good Cause BWW Exclusive Interview: String Quartet WELL-STRUNG Serenades the Citizens of Minneapolis For a Good Cause
by Noah Lee Jordan - April 07, 2014

WELL-STRUNG hasn't been around for decades but since hitting the scene they've proven that while looks will get you pretty far, it's looks AND talent that will take you all the way.... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Keith Urban Talks Season XIII of AMERICAN IDOL BWW Interviews: Keith Urban Talks Season XIII of AMERICAN IDOL
by Caryn Robbins - April 07, 2014

Today, the country music star spoke with the press about the singing competition's current season, his fellow judges, Harry Connick Jr. and Jennifer Lopez and who he believes may be the current frontrunner!... (more...)
SXSW Music Coverage: Chatting with Seth Glier and Joe Nerney SXSW Music Coverage: Chatting with Seth Glier and Joe Nerney
by Kathy Strain - March 31, 2014

Seth Glier and Joe Nerney have been touring together for many months. The fact that there is such a large age gap doesn't seem to effect their ability to entertain people all over. There is a unique friendship and professional relationship that makes them continue making music together.... (more...)
SXSW Music Coverage: Catching up with A Fragile Tomorrow SXSW Music Coverage: Catching up with A Fragile Tomorrow
by Kathy Strain - March 28, 2014

A Fragile Tomorrow has become one of the most respected band of brothers on the road, largely thanks to their venerable work ethic, stellar musicianship, and fans in high places. The four-piece band is comprised of identical brothers Sean and Dominic Kelly, their younger brother Brendan, and Shaun R... (more...)
SXSW Music Coverage: Desert Noises from Utah to Release New Album SXSW Music Coverage: Desert Noises from Utah to Release New Album
by Kathy Strain - March 21, 2014

According to their website: 'Desert Noises is Kyle Henderson, Tyler Osmond, Patrick Boyer, and Brennan Allen, four adventurers from Utah Valley, UT. Ask about their recent musical influences, and you'll extract a litany on the riches of Tom Petty, Fleetwood Mac, and Tame Impala. If it seems an unlik... (more...)
SXSW Music Coverage: Lime Cordiale from Australia Visit SXSW for the First Time SXSW Music Coverage: Lime Cordiale from Australia Visit SXSW for the First Time
by Kathy Strain - March 20, 2014

Brothers Oliver and Louis Leimbach hail from Australia and have been singing together for many years. As other band members have come and gone, Oliver and Louis continue to make music and perform as Lime Cordiale. Recently arriving on American soil for the first time, these two brothers shared some ... (more...)
SXSW Music Coverage: Seiichi Daimo Folksy Mellow Sound SXSW Music Coverage: Seiichi Daimo Folksy Mellow Sound
by Kathy Strain - March 20, 2014

Recently featured on MTV Iggy, Seiichi Daimo is a singer/songwriter with a lot of great stories to tell. Growing up and experiencing life on both coasts, Seiichi enjoys writing about his experiences. As one of the acts in Austin at South by Southwest (SXSW), Seiichi is working hard to become one of... (more...)
SXSW Music Coverage: Cheers Elephant Philadelphia Indie Band Talks Beginnings and Being on the Road SXSW Music Coverage: Cheers Elephant Philadelphia Indie Band Talks Beginnings and Being on the Road
by Kathy Strain - March 20, 2014

South By Southwest (SXSW) is best known for its music and introduction to many indie bands. While in Austin, Texas, you get a chance to meet many interesting and talented people. One such group of people were a band called Cheer Elephant. Their music has been described as 'a tight, rootsy, psychedel... (more...)
BWW Interview: Otis Williams Keeps The Temptations' Name Alive BWW Interview: Otis Williams Keeps The Temptations' Name Alive
by Paul Batterson - January 11, 2014

Surviving. A rock band and a television show may have named themselves after the concept and Gloria Gaynor may have sung about it. For the last 50 years, Otis Williams and the Temptations have lived it out.... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Mitch Grassi from PENTATONIX Discusses Upcoming Tour, How the Music Comes Together, and More BWW Interviews: Mitch Grassi from PENTATONIX Discusses Upcoming Tour, How the Music Comes Together, and More
by Jennifer Perry - January 07, 2014

In advance of an upcoming, highly anticipated US and European tour and following Pentatonix's latest album release, PTX member Mitch Grassi kindly answered some questions via email from DC BroadwayWorld on behalf of the group. We discussed where PTX has been, how it does what it does, and what come... (more...)

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