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Steve Kuhn Trio, Joey DeFrancesco Organ Quartet & More Set for Birdland Next MonthSteve Kuhn Trio, Joey DeFrancesco Organ Quartet & More Set for Birdland Next Month
April 15, 2014

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its May 2014 schedule, featuring Steve Kuhn Trio, Joey DeFrancesco Organ Quartet, Karrin Allyson, BOSSABRASIL Festival, and more. (more...)


Jazz and Blues Vocalist Kim Nalley to Perform at Feinstein's at the Nikko, 5/10Jazz and Blues Vocalist Kim Nalley to Perform at Feinstein's at the Nikko, 5/10
April 14, 2014

Called "legendary" and a "San Francisco institution," Feinstein's at the Nikko welcomes jazz and blues vocalist, Kim Nalley, for one performance only - Saturday, May 10 (7 p.m.). (more...)


Kimmel Center to Celebrate Philadelphia Jazz Appreciation Month with#PhillyLovesJazz EventsKimmel Center to Celebrate Philadelphia Jazz Appreciation Month with#PhillyLovesJazz Events
March 28, 2014

As part of Philadelphia's Jazz Appreciation Month (Philly JAM), Kimmel Center presents #PhillyLovesJazz Celebration, a variety of FREE and ticketed jazz events on the Kimmel Center campus. Throughout ... (more...)


Pharrell Williams Headlines NBA All-Star Weekend TodayPharrell Williams Headlines NBA All-Star Weekend Today
February 16, 2014

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has announced that Oscar-nominated musician Pharrell Williams, coming off of his multi-Grammy Award-winning night, will headline the 'Entertainment Series pre... (more...)


Pharrell Williams to Headline NBA All-Star Weekend; Full Performance Line-Up AnnouncedPharrell Williams to Headline NBA All-Star Weekend; Full Performance Line-Up Announced
February 10, 2014

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has announced that Oscar-nominated musician Pharrell Williams, coming off of his multi-Grammy Award-winning night, will headline the 'Entertainment Series pre... (more...)


Sean Combs' REVOLT Honors Black History Month With BROOKLYN BOHEME DocumentarySean Combs' REVOLT Honors Black History Month With BROOKLYN BOHEME Documentary
February 06, 2014

On the heels of 'Wale: I am From' and 'The Year of Pharrell,' REVOLT is proud to present the documentary 'Brooklyn Boheme' in honor of Black History Month. (more...)


Mariah Carey, Jennifer Hudson & More Announced as Performers for BET HONORSMariah Carey, Jennifer Hudson & More Announced as Performers for BET HONORS
February 06, 2014

BET Networks announced today that Mariah Carey, Jennifer Hudson, Janelle Monae, Tamar Braxton, Smokey Robinson, Karen Clarke Sheard and Wayne Brady are set to bring down thehouse at the Warner Theatre... (more...)


Tennis Tours with HAIM, New Album Out this Spring on Communion RecordsTennis Tours with HAIM, New Album Out this Spring on Communion Records
February 04, 2014

In anticipation of the release of their new album this Spring, Tennis is set to embark on a nationwide tour with HAIM in May. (more...)


Legacy Recordings Celebrates Duke Ellington as Artist of the MonthLegacy Recordings Celebrates Duke Ellington as Artist of the Month
February 03, 2014

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, celebrates the life and music of Edward Kennedy 'Duke' Ellington, honoring the American composer as Artist of the Month for Black H... (more...)


Community Folk Art Center to Kick Off Black History Month with Che'Zee, 1/31Community Folk Art Center to Kick Off Black History Month with Che'Zee, 1/31
January 27, 2014

Community Folk Art Center, in collaboration with WAER 88.3, and Office Multicultural Affairs at Syracuse University unites for our Black History Month Kick-off event with an evening of soul, by the R&... (more...)


Bridgett Everett & The Tender Moments and More Set for Joe's Pub this WeekBridgett Everett & The Tender Moments and More Set for Joe's Pub this Week
January 27, 2014

Joe's Pub at The Public has announced this week's performances (Jan. 27 - Feb. 3), including LAPHAM'S QUARTERLY, EWALT & WALKER, GRAHAM REYNOLDS & THE GOLDEN ARM TRIOFLOANNE & THE THIRD SET, LAURA CAN... (more...)


Hip Hop Hall of Fame to Launch 28 Days of Hip Hop and History Celebrating Black History MonthHip Hop Hall of Fame to Launch 28 Days of Hip Hop and History Celebrating Black History Month
January 27, 2014

Beginning in February the Hip Hop Hall of Fame Museum will embark on a educational promotion entitled '28 Days of Hip Hop and History' celebrating Black History Month. Each day the Hip Hop Hall will h... (more...)


WPAS to Lead 'OF THEE WE SING' Celebration of Marian Anderson, 4/12WPAS to Lead 'OF THEE WE SING' Celebration of Marian Anderson, 4/12
January 24, 2014

Washington Performing Arts Society (WPAS) leads celebration of Marian Anderson on 75th anniversary of her Lincoln Memorial concert Soprano Jessye Norman, composer Ysaye Barnwell, opera singer Soloman ... (more...)


Soweto Gospel Choir to Return to Sony Centre, 2/21Soweto Gospel Choir to Return to Sony Centre, 2/21
January 13, 2014

In celebration of Black History Month, the Sony Centre For The Performing Arts proudly presents Soweto Gospel Choir, South Africa's internationally renowned and award-winning choir. On Friday, Februar... (more...)


Grammy Winner Angelique Kidjo to Perform at The Town Hall, 2/15Grammy Winner Angelique Kidjo to Perform at The Town Hall, 2/15
January 07, 2014

Next month as a part of their Black History Month celebration, The Town Hall (123 West 43rd Street) along with the World Music Institute will offer a special concert from Grammy Award-winning African ... (more...)


NE-YO, Jennifer Hudson & More to Perform at Live 4 Give Holiday Benefit Concert, 12/2NE-YO, Jennifer Hudson & More to Perform at Live 4 Give Holiday Benefit Concert, 12/2
November 13, 2013

Music's hottest artists will take the stage at New York City's Carnegie Hall on Monday, Dec. 2 at 9 p.m. for the inaugural Live 4 The Give Holiday Benefit Concert to raise money for family-focused non... (more...)


Tennis to Play Brooklyn Bowl, 11/3; Rockwood Music Hall, 11/5Tennis to Play Brooklyn Bowl, 11/3; Rockwood Music Hall, 11/5
October 31, 2013

Celebrated Denver based husband and wife duo Tennis return with Small Sound, a new EP out November 5. Pitchfork has premiered an exclusive stream of the EP that can be heard HERE. (more...)


The Winery Dogs, Fourplay, Dave Mason and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 11/10The Winery Dogs, Fourplay, Dave Mason and More Set for Yoshi's San Francisco, Now thru 11/10
October 09, 2013

Yoshi's San Francisco has announced its updated calendar for club and restaurant through November 10, plus new shows through January 2014. Details below! (more...)


Mike Daisey, Michael Mitnick & More Set for Joe's Pub this WeekMike Daisey, Michael Mitnick & More Set for Joe's Pub this Week
September 10, 2013

This week at Joe's Pub at the Public, Sept. 9-15, includes performances by MIKE DAISEY, MICHAEL MITNICK, VALLELY BROTHERS, WAU WAU SISTERS, LIFE IN A BLENDER, LORA FAYE, BROWN GIRLS BURLESQUE, and NY ... (more...)


Pokey LaFarge, The White Stripes, Melvin & Charlie Patton All Out with New ReleasesPokey LaFarge, The White Stripes, Melvin & Charlie Patton All Out with New Releases
August 21, 2013

Friends, family, fans, and followers (known as the 4Fs in the 'Biz') of Third Man can welcome a late summer/early September flurry of activity and releases beginning no sooner than... right now. Let's... (more...)


Wolf Trap to Present Kesha's Warrior Tour, Josh Groban & MoreWolf Trap to Present Kesha's Warrior Tour, Josh Groban & More
August 06, 2013

Wild pop princess Ke$ha makes her Filene Center debut with smash hits like “Tik Tok” and “Your Love is My Drug.” (more...)


Kesha, Mike Posner Among Wolf Trap Line-Up for 8/12-17Kesha, Mike Posner Among Wolf Trap Line-Up for 8/12-17
July 29, 2013

The Wolf Trap Performing Arts Center has released it's performer list for the week of August 12th through the 17th. (more...)


Dead Sara & More Set for Orion Music + More, Kicking Off TodayDead Sara & More Set for Orion Music + More, Kicking Off Today
June 08, 2013

Metallica, in conjunction with friends C3 Presents, presents the Orion Music + More, the two-day festival created by Metallica that will take place today, June 8th and the 9th at Belle Isle in Detroit... (more...)


Historic Motown Label Celebrated on Muve MusicHistoric Motown Label Celebrated on Muve Music
June 06, 2013

Cricket Communications announced its celebration of the Motown sound by bringing the music of Motown's founding artists to Muve Music. (more...)


Angel-Pop Superstar Charli XCX Releases Debut Album TRUE ROMANCE TodayAngel-Pop Superstar Charli XCX Releases Debut Album TRUE ROMANCE Today
April 16, 2013

Charli XCX (AKA 20-year-old Hertfordshire born Charli Aitchison) confirms the release of her debut album 'True Romance' through IAMSOUND today, April 16th in the US. (more...)



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