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The Cuong Vu Trio to Perform at Meany Hall, 10/11
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

The Cuong Vu Trio will be performing on Saturday October 11, 2014 at Meany Studio Theatre on the University of Washington campus at 7:30pm. (more...)


Joyce DiDonato to Perform from New Album at the Gowanus Ballroom, 10/3; Watch the Livestream!
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

On Friday, October 3rd, Joyce DiDonato will perform the music from her new album Stella di Napoli at the Gowanus Ballroom, a warehouse performance art space in Brooklyn, located above Serett Metal Works. (more...)


deadmau5 to Release Retrospective Double Album, 11/25
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

Since releasing Random Album Title in 2008, electronic music producer deadmau5's rise to the upper echelons has been nothing short of meteoric. This winter, he'll release 5 years of mau5, a retrospective double album encompassing highlights from his most beloved back catalog alongside exclusive and new remixes from friends of mau5trap. Just in time for the holidays, 5 years of mau5 will be released November 25 via mau5trap. Further details will be announced soon. (more...)


Joe Bonamassa to Make Radio City Debut This Winter
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

J&R Adventures announced today that Joe Bonamassa will be taking The Great Stage at Radio City for the first time in his career for a two night run on Friday, January 23 and Saturday, January 24, 2015. Hailed worldwide as one of the greatest guitar players of his generation, Joe Bonamassahas almost single-handedly redefined the blues-rock genre and brought it into the mainstream. He will perform in concert for the very first time at Radio City Music Hall in New York City on January 23 and 24. (more...)


Hershey Felder Joins APAC Foundation's Great Gatsby Gala Fundraiser Lineup
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

The Anaheim Performing Arts Center Foundation (APACF) has announced that renowned pianist HERSHEY FELDER will be performing at the organization's Great Gatsby Gala Benefit Concert on November 1, 2014. Mr. Felder is a Canadian pianist, actor, playwright, composer, producer, and director, and will perform excerpts from his production of 'Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin' at the gala, which will open in November at the Geffen Playhouse. In addition to Mr. Felder, the gala will feature performers JULIE GARNYE, JENNIFER SHELTON, ERIC LEVAN and SEAN LE VAN. Headlining the Great Gatsby Gala Benefit Concert will be beloved Hollywood legend, DEBBIE REYNOLDS. (more...)


Spiders & Snakes to Celebrate 25th Anniversary with New Studio Album
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

Hollywood's underground glam-metal rockers SPIDERS & SNAKES celebrate their 25th Anniversary with their 9th studio album – and first since 2008's Melodrama (distributed by E1) – full of 10 new original glitter-rock anthems and a gloriously campy remake of the 1978 ANGEL hit “I Ain't Gonna Eat Out My Heart Anymore”, featuring guest appearances from members of 80s L.A. Metal legends STEELER and BITCH. The album will be released on digital stores worldwide on October 28th, 2014 on the Sansei Records Label. (more...)


VIDEO: Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett Perform 'But Beautiful' Live from Brussels!
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

Below, get a first look and listen to Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga perform 'But Beautiful' live from Brussels! (more...)


Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga's 'Cheek to Cheek' Hits Top of Billboard 200; Bennett Now Oldest Artist w/ No. 1
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga's widely acclaimed jazz album, Cheek To Cheek, debuted at no. 1 this week on the Billboard 200 Album and hits #1 on the Jazz Album and Traditional Jazz Album Charts. (more...)


Kurt Weill Foundation for Music Launches 2015 Lotte Lenya Competition
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

Kim H. Kowalke, President of The Kurt Weill Foundation for Music, announced today the launch of the 2015 Lotte Lenya Competition, a program of the Foundation. The Lotte Lenya Competition seeks exceptionally talented young singer/actors who excel in a wide range of musical theater styles for the 2015 contest. Contestants will compete for top prizes of $15,000, $10,000 and $7,500; total prizes awarded will exceed $50,000. (more...)


New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Announces 'College Night', 11/8
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra hosts its first College Night of the 2014-15 season on Saturday, November 8, at the State Theatre in New Brunswick. (more...)


Idina Menzel to Perform on CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS on ABC; Full Line-Up Announced
by TV News Desk - October 01, 2014

Some of the most powerful and emotionally moving voices in music come together to celebrate the holidays on “CMA Country Christmas,” which tapes in front of a live audience Friday, November 7 (7:30 p.m., CT) at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. (more...)


Chris Van Cleave and Friends to Play Fallon House Theatre, 10/13
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

Chris Van Cleave and friends from the cast of Sierra Rep's Mark Twain's A Murder, A Mystery and A Marriage will present an evening of acoustic music at the Fallon House Theatre on Monday, October 13 at 7 p.m. Van Cleave returns to the Sonora, Columbia area after visiting his grandmother here in 1973. He will premier a new song inspired by that memory at his concert, which will also feature eclectic styles of music, from light rock to country to folk. Tickets are $15 for adults, $7.50 for children and are available for purchase online at www.sierrarep.org or by calling the Sierra Repertory Theatre Box Office at 209-532-3120. (more...)


BWW CD Reviews: Omniverse Vision's FROM HERE TO ETERNITY: THE MUSICAL (Live Cast Recording) Leaves Listeners Wanting More
by David Clarke - October 01, 2014

Recognized as one of the best American novels of the 20th century, it is no surprise that From Here to Eternity has continued to stay present in cultural consciousness. The only true surprise is that it took over 60 years for a musical adaptation to become reality. Recently, Omniverse Vision Productions' released FROM HERE TO ETERNITY: THE MUSICAL (Live Cast Recording), showing that this show still has some fight left in it. (more...)


Jarran Muse Set for SOMETHIN' Jazz Club 11/24
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

Tap Soul Productions presents 'What's Going On with Jarran Muse' at SOMETHIN' Jazz Club 212 east 52nd Street NY,NY 10022 Monday November 24th at 7pm. (more...)


Alex Boye to Play Mesa Arts Center, 10/17
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

Best known for his African twist on American pop and ethno-classical music, YouTube sensation and former soloist with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir Alex Boyé will perform live in Mesa Arts Center's Ikeda Theater on October 17 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are available through Mesa Arts Center's Box Office, at MesaArtsCenter.com or by calling 480-644-6500. (more...)


Haerts Reveal New Track 'Heart'; Self-Titled Debut Out 10/27
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

New York City-based band HAERTS has unveiled details of their forthcoming self-titled debut album, available everywhere October 27. (more...)


Sony/ATV Announces Joint Venture with Chainsmokers Manager Adam Alpert
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has signed a joint venture agreement with artist manager Adam Alpert to launch a music publishing company. (more...)


+LIVE+ Unveil New Song 'We Open The Door'; New Album 'The Turn' Out 10/28
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

Yesterday (9/30) multi-platinum alternative rock band +LIVE+ unveiled their vigorous new song “We Open The Door” from the upcoming album THE TURN (out October 28 via Think Loud Music). (more...)


Paul Simon to Join Ladysmith Black Mambazo at Carnegie Hall, 10/18
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

Today, Carnegie Hall announced that legendary singer/songwriter Paul Simon would join the acclaimed South African choral group Ladysmith Black Mambazo as a guest artist on Saturday, October 18 at 8:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage. The concert, Ladysmith Black Mambazo and Friends, is part of Carnegie Hall's month-long festival, UBUNTU: Music and Arts of South Africa, which begins on October 8. (more...)


THE NEW PORNOGRAPHERS Debut New Video for 'Dancehall Domine'
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

The official music video for The New Pornographers' new single, 'Dancehall Domine' premiered today at VEVO. Watch it here! (more...)


ROLAN BOLAN Signs With Producer Dito Godwin's New Label EC3 Records
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

Los Angeles- based artist Rolan Bolan (http://theofficialrolanbolan.com/) - son of the late T-Rexfrontman and glam-rock legend Marc Bolan and singer and Grammy-nominated Motownsongwriter Gloria Jones- has just inked a deal with new London-based label EC3 Records, headed up by veteran rock producer Dito Godwin. (more...)


Tits of Clay to Play Lou Reed Tribute Show at Mercury Lounge, 10/27
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

On October 27 punk rockers Tits of Clay—the off-stage alter ego of the band performing as the Angry Inch in the current Broadway production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch—will commemorate the first anniversary of Lou Reed's death with a tribute at Mercury Lounge where they will play Reed's Transformer in its entirety. As always, guest artists are sure to appear—though the band will never let on who's coming in advance! Tickets go on sale October 3 at 12 noon and will be available HERE. (more...)


Lionel Richie, Lisa Vanderpump & More Launch Home Accessory Lines
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

Pop Culture Living, a dining and home accessories company, has launched a range of home entertaining lines with a select group of celebrities and well-known personalities. Initial Pop Culture collections are being introduced with Lionel Richie, Flo Rida, Lisa Vanderpump and Tinsley Mortimer. (more...)


STAGE TUBE: THE RESIDUALS Pay Up on Their KickStarter 'Dareoke' w/ Johnny Cash & June Carter
by The Residuals - October 01, 2014

The hysterical webseries, THE RESIDUALS, which will debut it's second season exclusively here on BroadwayWorld in 2015, is currently in the final two days of their Season Two KickStarter campaign. One of their KickStarter rewards, allows the contributor to select any song for creators Michael Paul Smith and Gillian Pensavalle to sing in a 'Dareoke.' For this one, they are singning 'Jackson' by Johnny Cash and June Carter. Check out the videos below, and there's still time to get your own Dareoke in before Tuesday night at 11:59pm. (more...)


JIM BRICKMAN Celebrates 20 Years in Boise with LOVE AROUND THE PIANO for One Night Only
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

Experience the sounds of award-winning hit-maker, pianist and recording artist Jim Brickman as he rings in the New Year celebrating his 20-year musical journey in the entertainment industry. Nominated for two Grammy's, four certified gold albums and over 7 million albums sold world-wide, Brickman brings one of the most entertaining and romantic concert events of the year to Boise. (more...)




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