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Pitbull to Return as Host of THE 2014 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS on ABCPitbull to Return as Host of THE 2014 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS on ABC
October 20, 2014

dick clark productions announced today that global music sensation Armando Christian Perez aka Pitbull will again host the American Music Awards. The 2014 broadcast will air live from the NOKIA Theat... (more...)


Paul Simon to Join Ladysmith Black Mambazo at Carnegie Hall, 10/18Paul Simon to Join Ladysmith Black Mambazo at Carnegie Hall, 10/18
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 8:0... (more...)


NIKKI LANE's New Album 'All or Nothin' Out NowNIKKI LANE's New Album 'All or Nothin' Out Now
September 29, 2014

Nikki Lane is a Nashville-based South Carolina-bred songstress that as Garden and Gun exclaims 'turns the vulnerable singer-songwriter stereotype on its ears.' (more...)


THE KINKS Celebrate 50th with 5-Disc Box Set, Now Available for Pre-OrderTHE KINKS Celebrate 50th with 5-Disc Box Set, Now Available for Pre-Order
September 22, 2014

September 10, 1964, some 50 years ago, The Kinks had their first number one with the classic 'You Really Got Me' and the rest is rock n roll history. (more...)


Trombone Shorty & Orleans Ave. to Play Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, 12/30Trombone Shorty & Orleans Ave. to Play Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, 12/30
September 16, 2014

Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, recently named “Best Live Music Venue” by Las Vegas Weekly and “Best New Venue” by Vegas Seven, is thrilled to announce ARTIST live at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas. (more...)


Slipknot Announces 10/21 Release Date For New Album '.5: The Gray Chapter'Slipknot Announces 10/21 Release Date For New Album '.5: The Gray Chapter'
August 25, 2014

Global rock juggernauts Slipknot have announced the next phase of their uncompromising history -– the release of .5: The Gray Chapter – the fifth studio album from the GRAMMY AWARD®-winning group – ar... (more...)


Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue Set for Byham Theater, 11/6Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue Set for Byham Theater, 11/6
August 18, 2014

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust announced that WYEP and the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust will present Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, performing at the Byham Theater on Thursday, November 6th at 8:00 p.m... (more...)


Chrome's 'Feel It Like A Scientist' Now Streaming at Consequence of SoundChrome's 'Feel It Like A Scientist' Now Streaming at Consequence of Sound
August 14, 2014

The name catches it: Chrome, fast as quicksilver, curved in anticipation of the future, a redux reading of chromosome that feels more machine than man. (more...)


Carnegie Hall to Present UBUNTU: Music and Arts of South Africa Festival, 10/8-11/5Carnegie Hall to Present UBUNTU: Music and Arts of South Africa Festival, 10/8-11/5
August 07, 2014

This fall, Carnegie Hall launches UBUNTU: Music and Arts of South Africa, a month-long festival from October 8 to November 5, 2014, featuring an exciting array of events to be presented at Carnegie Ha... (more...)


Mike Daisey, Julie Klausner, Catie Lazarus & More Set for Joe's Pub, 6/25-7/6Mike Daisey, Julie Klausner, Catie Lazarus & More Set for Joe's Pub, 6/25-7/6
June 24, 2014

Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its lineup for June 25-July 6, including JULIE KLAUSNER'S CABARET SITUATION, MIKE DAISEY: YES THIS MAN, CATIE LAZARUS: THE EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH SHOW, LEONID FEDO... (more...)


TI, Tank & More Set for Bounce TV's Black Music MonthTI, Tank & More Set for Bounce TV's Black Music Month
May 29, 2014

Bounce TV (www.bouncetv.com) -- the nation's first-ever and fastest-growing broadcast television network designed for African American audiences - will celebrate Black Music Month in June (more...)


 Pam Ann, Allison Moorer & More Among Joe's Pub's Leading Ladies for May-June Pam Ann, Allison Moorer & More Among Joe's Pub's Leading Ladies for May-June
May 14, 2014

Joe's Pub at The Public is known for the most eclectic and diverse programming in New York City. Coming up at the Pub is a slate of extraordinary women performers and artists that span the gambit of g... (more...)


TV One to Premiere ARETHA: FRANKLY SPEAKING to Celebrate Black History MonthTV One to Premiere ARETHA: FRANKLY SPEAKING to Celebrate Black History Month
May 13, 2014

In recognition of Black Music Month, TV One will roll out a special programming slate of new specials, original factual series, original reality series, movies and performance specials this June. (more...)


Jazz and Blues Vocalist Kim Nalley Performs at Feinstein's at the Nikko TonightJazz and Blues Vocalist Kim Nalley Performs at Feinstein's at the Nikko Tonight
May 10, 2014

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


Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Bobby McFerrin & More Set for Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts' 2014-15 Music SeasonLadysmith Black Mambazo, Bobby McFerrin & More Set for Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts' 2014-15 Music Season
May 09, 2014

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College has announced its 2014-15 music series. This year's lineup includes 60th Anniversary Season opener Bobby McFerrin, a holiday concert by Swe... (more...)


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...)


WPAS Leads 'OF THEE WE SING' Celebration of Marian Anderson TonightWPAS Leads 'OF THEE WE SING' Celebration of Marian Anderson Tonight
April 12, 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...)


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...)



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