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'A Love So Beautiful: Roy Orbison With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra' to Be Released 11/3 'A Love So Beautiful: Roy Orbison With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra' to Be Released 11/3
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

On November 3, A Love So Beautiful: Roy Orbison with The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will be released by Sony Music's Legacy Recordings in partnership with Roy's Boys LLC, the Nashville-based company founded by the late icon's sons to administer their father's catalog and safeguard his legacy.... (more...)
Crested Butte Music Festival Kicks Off Season with Fiddler Mark O'Connor, NYC DJ Johnny Dynell, and Vocal Concerts Crested Butte Music Festival Kicks Off Season with Fiddler Mark O'Connor, NYC DJ Johnny Dynell, and Vocal Concerts
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

The Crested Butte Music Festival (CBMF) in the picturesque mountains of Colorado kicks off its 21st season with the first performances of the summer. CBMF's season, entitled “Identity Unmasked,” will explore identity and its revelation or masking. The Crested Butte Opera Studio vocalists showcase th... (more...)
The Accidentals Embark On Extraordinary Odyssey With Sony Masterworks Debut Album The Accidentals Embark On Extraordinary Odyssey With Sony Masterworks Debut Album
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

Sony Music Masterworks has announced the release of ODYSSEY, the extraordinary label debut album from The Accidentals. ODYSSEY – which includes the genre-defying first single, 'KW' – is available for preorder in June. The powerful opening track, 'Memorial Day' is available today.... (more...)
2Cellos Take Fans to the Movies with New Album 'Score', Out Now 2Cellos Take Fans to the Movies with New Album 'Score', Out Now
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

2CELLOS, music's most electric and dynamic instrumental duo, go to the movies for their new Portrait/Sony Music Masterworks album Score, available now.... (more...)
Tommy Emmanuel Teams with Rolling Stone Country to Premiere 'Tall Fidler' Video Tommy Emmanuel Teams with Rolling Stone Country to Premiere 'Tall Fidler' Video
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2017

Esteemed Grammy Award-winning guitarist TOMMY EMMANUEL today (5/15) has partnered with Rolling Stone Country to premiere the performance video of 'Tall Fiddler' from his upcoming LIVE! AT THE RYMAN album, out this Friday, May 19 via CPG Sounds.... (more...)
International Feel introduces Scott Gilmore's  'Subtle Vertigo' Album, Out This June International Feel introduces Scott Gilmore's 'Subtle Vertigo' Album, Out This June
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2017

There is something wonderfully uplifting and naive about the mittle European B-Movie Pop and Library Music of the 1970's.... (more...)
'Well-Strung' Announced as Headline Entertainment for 3rd Annual Diversity Honors 'Well-Strung' Announced as Headline Entertainment for 3rd Annual Diversity Honors
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2017

Critically acclaimed singing string quartet Well-Strung has been announced as the headline entertainment for the third annual Diversity Honors at Hard Rock Live presented by Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino set for Saturday, May 6, at 7 p.m. The much-anticipated event to benefit the Harvey Milk Fou... (more...)
Musicians Bring CONCERTS FOR HOPE to California Prisons Musicians Bring CONCERTS FOR HOPE to California Prisons
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2017

Eric Genuis has spent a lot of time in prison, even though he was never convicted of a crime. Now, he is about to return behind bars, when he and other musicians perform at several California prisons.... (more...)
Stunning Vocalist Calabria Foti Releases 'In the Still of the Night' Stunning Vocalist Calabria Foti Releases 'In the Still of the Night'
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2017

Calabria Foti is one of music's best-kept secrets. She is a jazz/pop vocalist with a lush, silky voice and impeccable intonation, a recording artist who's shared the spotlight and the microphone with TV's Seth MacFarlane (and garnered a Grammy Award nomination).... (more...)
Pop / Operatic Tenor Thomas Spencer Announced New Album 'The Journey' Pop / Operatic Tenor Thomas Spencer Announced New Album 'The Journey'
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

Thomas Spencer and his brother Oliver are the unlikely lads; the underdogs, fuelled by massive talent and no little grit, who have travelled from the tiny South Derbyshire village of Castle Gresley to Los Angeles, where they recorded The Journey, the sparkling, luscious second album under singer Tho... (more...)
The Solti Foundation U.S. Announces 2017 Sir Georg Solti Conducting Award and Award Grant Increase The Solti Foundation U.S. Announces 2017 Sir Georg Solti Conducting Award and Award Grant Increase
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

Penny Van Horn, Board Chair of The Solti Foundation U.S. and Elizabeth Buccheri, Artistic and Awards Committee Chair, announced today the Foundation's eighth grant, The Sir Georg Solti Conducting Award, to Christopher Allen, Resident Conductor for Cincinnati Opera.... (more...)
Jorge Federico Osorio Plays Last Piano Works of Schubert and Brahms on New Album From Cedille Records Jorge Federico Osorio Plays Last Piano Works of Schubert and Brahms on New Album From Cedille Records
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

Jorge Federico Osorio pairs Schubert's final solo piano works with those by Brahms on his seventh and newest Cedille Records album. In doing so, the Mexican-born, European-trained pianist focuses on two composers who have figured prominently in his concert career.... (more...)
Avant-Pop Singer Maisy Kay Releases New Single 'Out Of My Mind' Avant-Pop Singer Maisy Kay Releases New Single 'Out Of My Mind'
by BWW News Desk - May 09, 2017

Avant-pop songstress Maisy Kay has released her new single, 'Out Of My Mind', which premiered yesterday on PopDust. The song was written by Maisy Kay, along with Adam Argyle and Martin Brammer, who also produced the track.... (more...)
Alejandro Santoyo Conjures Haunting New Sound with Release of 'Essence' Alejandro Santoyo Conjures Haunting New Sound with Release of 'Essence'
by BWW News Desk - May 08, 2017

Throughout the ages, music has moved humans to tears, to love, to longing, anger, and faith, but never before has it possessed the ability to give the listener a physical sensation of warmth and rest that can only be described as a joyful homecominguntil now.... (more...)
Jazz Starlet Bria Skonberg Covers Bjork's 'It's Oh So Quiet' Jazz Starlet Bria Skonberg Covers Bjork's 'It's Oh So Quiet'
by BWW News Desk - May 05, 2017

Vocalist, trumpeter and songwriter Bria Skonberg re-imagines it all on her new OKeh/Masterworks album, With a Twist. Coming off a recent Juno Award (Canada's version of The Grammys) for her first OKeh collection, Bria, Skonberg spins her cool and confident vocal style... (more...)
Hip Hop Band Flobots New Album NOENEMIES Out Now Hip Hop Band Flobots New Album NOENEMIES Out Now
by BWW News Desk - May 05, 2017

Today, alternative hip-hop band Flobots' release of their highly anticipated fourth album, NOENEMIES. Available now on all digital service providers, NOENEMIES can be purchased on CD and vinyl... (more...)
Gracie and Rachel New Track Revealed by LADYGUNN, Self-Titled Debut Out 6/23 Gracie and Rachel New Track Revealed by LADYGUNN, Self-Titled Debut Out 6/23
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2017

Gracie and Rachel are a study in duality: light and dark, classical training with a pop sensibility, Californians in New York.... (more...)
Legacy Recordings Set To Release American Epic Documentary Series Legacy Recordings Set To Release American Epic Documentary Series
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release AMERICAN EPIC: The Collection, a 5-CD/100 song deluxe box set, and AMERICAN EPIC: The Soundtrack, a single disc anthology of 15 songs featured in the AMERICAN EPIC three-part historical documentary (1LP or 1CD), on Fri... (more...)
BWW Interview: Gigi Rich Breaks Out with Same Kind of Crazy BWW Interview: Gigi Rich Breaks Out with Same Kind of Crazy
by Tory Gates - April 28, 2017

'I can go a lot of different directions from here...at the end of the day it's my life.”... (more...)
2nd Concert Added At CedarHouseSound with France's Acoustic Guitar Wiz Pierre Bensusan 2nd Concert Added At CedarHouseSound with France's Acoustic Guitar Wiz Pierre Bensusan
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

CedarHouse Sound's concert on Saturday April 29 with France's acoustic guitar master Pierre Bensusan is SOLD OUT! In response, they have generously started a waiting list for a second show with Pierre the next day, Sunday April 30! ... (more...)
The Kruger Brothers to Share 'Roan Mountain Suite' Through Live Facebook Stream The Kruger Brothers to Share 'Roan Mountain Suite' Through Live Facebook Stream
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

The Kruger Brothers will release a remarkable new project during MerleFest 2017 and will share the Roan Mountain Suite through a live stream, hosted on Facebook.... (more...)
Anna Coogan's 'The Lonely Cry of Space & Time' Streaming in Full Ahead of Release Anna Coogan's 'The Lonely Cry of Space & Time' Streaming in Full Ahead of Release
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2017

Employing a three-octave range and the ability to create electric guitar soundscapes and turn them into pointed social commedntary, guitarist Anna Coogan will release her operatic rock album, The Lonely Cry of Space & Time this Friday, April 28.... (more...)
Bria Skonberg Releases 'With A Twist ... In Every Sense' 5/19 Bria Skonberg Releases 'With A Twist ... In Every Sense' 5/19
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

The euphoric buzz of New York, over cocktails on the edge of evening, alive with possibilities…anything goes.... (more...)
LA Opera's Elizabeth Zharoff and Award-Winning Double Bassist Xavier Foley Team Up To Premiere Video Game Music At LiveConnections LA Opera's Elizabeth Zharoff and Award-Winning Double Bassist Xavier Foley Team Up To Premiere Video Game Music At LiveConnections
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

Soprano Elizabeth Zharoff and double bassist Xavier Foley both have serious classical chops: Zharoff's recent appearances include Leïla in Les Pêcheurs de Perles with Seattle Opera and Violetta in La Traviata on an international simulcast with English National Opera.... (more...)
John Cale  to Release Limited-Edition Vinyl Record John Cale to Release Limited-Edition Vinyl Record
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

On the occasion of The Kitchen's Spring Benefit Gala, which honored John Cale and Lawrence Weiner, Cale has created a limited-edition vinyl record.... (more...)