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The Gold Setting Share New Single 'My Love' w/ Dork The Gold Setting Share New Single 'My Love' w/ Dork
by BWW News Desk - February 21, 2017

Fusing vintage instrumentation, bold electro-pop textures, and rugged beats with timeless Motown-tinged songcraft, The Gold Setting share new single “My Love” today with Dork.... (more...)
The Temptations and The Four Tops to Play bergenPAC in March The Temptations and The Four Tops to Play bergenPAC in March
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2017

Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood, New Jersey presents The Temptations and The Four Tops part of the Kundert Volvo Concert Series-Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 8PM.... (more...)
Bruce Hornsby, Christopher Cross and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago Bruce Hornsby, Christopher Cross and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - February 07, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces four shows with Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers, plus concerts by Grammy Award winner Christopher Cross, American soul and R&B singer Goapele and more.... (more...)
Kirk Franklin, Shirley Caesar, Tasha Cobbs & More on WOW Gospel 2017 Kirk Franklin, Shirley Caesar, Tasha Cobbs & More on WOW Gospel 2017
by BWW News Desk - February 06, 2017

The new WOW GOSPEL 2017 collection debuts at #1 for the 18th year! The acclaimed series' 20th installment features a star-studded lineup of hit artists... (more...)
Don McLean, Dwele and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago Don McLean, Dwele and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - January 31, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Don McLean ("American Pie") on his American Troubadour tour, the return of Detroit Hip-Hop R&B star Dwele for back-to-back shows, the return of singer-songwriter Eilen Jewel and more.... (more...)
Latest Release from Harmonee, 'Slip Away' Now Available via D/A Music Group Latest Release from Harmonee, 'Slip Away' Now Available via D/A Music Group
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2017

Harmonee, a unique 3-piece girl group combine their passion of Rock and Pop music to create something entirely original. The group have already gained recognition in their hometown of Liverpool, being played on BBC Radio Merseyside.... (more...)
Introducing The Weeks - Album Pre-order and Spring Tour Introducing The Weeks - Album Pre-order and Spring Tour
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2017

High-energy, Rowdy, Raucous, Longhair Mississippi Glam Rock. That's the sound of Easy, The Week's long-awaited followup to their breakthrough album, Dear Bo Jackson.... (more...)
The Gold Setting Share Debut Single; Volume and Tone EP Out 4/7 The Gold Setting Share Debut Single; Volume and Tone EP Out 4/7
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2017

The face and voice of The Gold Setting is Liza Colby. Channeling sensual 1960s soul, 1990s R&B, and Tina Turner-esque swagger, The Gold Setting boasts a fluid cast of all-stars... (more...)
R&B Singer/Songwriter Beth Releases Her Debut Single 'Pillow Talk' R&B Singer/Songwriter Beth Releases Her Debut Single 'Pillow Talk'
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2017

Detroit's own R&B singer/songwriter, Beth, announces the release of her debut single, “Pillow Talk” on her Indie label, Anise Records. “Pillow Talk” is available now for download on all digital music platforms.... (more...)
The Shacks Announce Spring Tour;  Eponymous EP Out Now The Shacks Announce Spring Tour; Eponymous EP Out Now
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2017

Equal parts Max Shrager and Shannon Wise, The Shacks have a unique sound that is both vaguely familiar and completely fresh.... (more...)
Motown Legend Smokey Robinson Presents $1 Million Check for Music Education Motown Legend Smokey Robinson Presents $1 Million Check for Music Education
by BWW News Desk - January 12, 2017

On the heels of his headlining performance as the 2016 'Rocker of the Year' at the annual Little Kids Rock Benefit in New York City, Smokey Robinson will be giving students at Pio Pico Middle School in the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) a million reasons to make beautiful music.... (more...)
Lisa Dawn Miller Teams Up with Her Children to Record 'Everyone's A Kid At Christmas Time' Lisa Dawn Miller Teams Up with Her Children to Record 'Everyone's A Kid At Christmas Time'
by BWW News Desk - December 21, 2016

Honoring her mother, composer Aurora Miller, who passed away earlier this year, singer/songwriter Lisa Dawn Miller remakes the Stevie Wonder classic holiday hit, 'Everyone's A Kid At Christmas Time,' written by her mother and her father, legendary songwriter Ron Miller.... (more...)
Charley Pride, Nina Simone & More to Be Honored with The Recording Academy's 2017 Special Merit Award Charley Pride, Nina Simone & More to Be Honored with The Recording Academy's 2017 Special Merit Award
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2016

The Recording Academy announced its 2017 Special Merit Awards recipients today. The Lifetime Achievement Award honorees are Shirley Caesar, Ahmad Jamal, Charley Pride, Jimmie Rodgers, Nina Simone, Sly Stone, and the Velvet Underground. Thom Bell, Mo Ostin and Ralph Peer are Trustees Award honorees; ... (more...)
Leopold and His Fiction Release New Single Waves (Golden) Today Leopold and His Fiction Release New Single Waves (Golden) Today
by BWW News Desk - December 09, 2016

The Austin-based Leopold and His Fiction have released their latest single “Waves (Golden)” via Allmusic. Allmusic praises its 'hard-edged, stomping psychedelic garage sound, with some Motown energy mixed in for good measure.'... (more...)
The Johnny Mac Band Wins Slot at  Intl Blues Challenge in Memphis The Johnny Mac Band Wins Slot at Intl Blues Challenge in Memphis
by BWW News Desk - December 08, 2016

Touting an incredible lineup of seasoned musicians and bringing a fun, energetic, and powerful sound to the Long Island and greater NY music scene, The Johnny Mac Band is set to kick off an outstanding run of live dates... (more...)
Sony/ATV SIgns Alan Walker to Worldwide Deal Sony/ATV SIgns Alan Walker to Worldwide Deal
by BWW News Desk - December 07, 2016

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has signed Norwegian DJ, songwriter, recording artist and producer Alan Walker to a worldwide deal.... (more...)
Amy Lynn & The Honey Men Release 'O Holy Night' In Time For The Holidays Amy Lynn & The Honey Men Release 'O Holy Night' In Time For The Holidays
by BWW News Desk - November 29, 2016

The critically acclaimed, 7 piece band, Amy Lynn & The Honey Men return with some holiday cheer. Lead singer Amy Lynn Hamlin went back into the studio with The Honey Men to put a jazzy, big band spin on the Christmas classic, 'O Holy Night.'... (more...)
Smokey Robinson Honored as King of Song at Star-Studded Gershwin Prize Tribute Smokey Robinson Honored as King of Song at Star-Studded Gershwin Prize Tribute
by BWW News Desk - November 16, 2016

The two-day celebration of Smokey Robinson's 50-year career—and his selection as the 2016 recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song—began in the nation's capital with a touching trip down the keyboard of George Gershwin's piano and ended with a rollicking concert of his gr... (more...)
Jazz Fusion Orchestra BANDZILLA to Release New Album BANDZILLA RISES!!! Jazz Fusion Orchestra BANDZILLA to Release New Album BANDZILLA RISES!!!
by BWW News Desk - November 14, 2016

What happens when a group of top studio musicians get together in their free time? A unique mixture of sophisticated composition, passionate improvisation, scathing social commentary and biting humor, BANDZILLA play furious funk, sleazy soul, punk jazz and heartfelt ballads.... (more...)
SOUNDBREAKING: Stories From The Cutting Edge Of Recorded Music to Debut on PBS 11/14 SOUNDBREAKING: Stories From The Cutting Edge Of Recorded Music to Debut on PBS 11/14
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2016

WASHINGTON, Nov. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ SOUNDBREAKING: STORIES FROM THE CUTTING EDGE OF RECORDED MUSIC, an eight-episode PBS series that explores the extraordinary impact of recorded music on the modern world, will make its U.S. broadcast debut on PBS starting next Monday, November 14... (more...)
Sony/ATV Signs Acts Including Lady Gaga and Sting for Neighboring Rights Sony/ATV Signs Acts Including Lady Gaga and Sting for Neighboring Rights
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2016

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has further expanded its Neighbouring Rights roster with the addition of Lady Gaga, Sting and a number of other artists.... (more...)
Michael Jackson TV Biopic in the Works at Lifetime; Former Motown Chief to Produce Michael Jackson TV Biopic in the Works at Lifetime; Former Motown Chief to Produce
by TV News Desk - November 03, 2016

According to Showbiz411 a television movie about the final years of global superstar Michael Jackson is in the works at Lifetime.... (more...)
Heidi Lynne Gluck Debuts Video For Better Homes & Gardens Heidi Lynne Gluck Debuts Video For Better Homes & Gardens
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2016

Heidi Lynne Gluck has premiered her video for “Better Homes & Gardens” with The Big Takeover.... (more...)
16-Year-Old Oliver Richman Releases MAD WORLD 16-Year-Old Oliver Richman Releases MAD WORLD
by BWW News Desk - October 27, 2016

Multitalented 16-year-old recording artist and actor, Oliver Richman (www.oliverrichman.com), releases a moving a cappella version of the Tears for Fears 1982 hit, "Mad World," which was also covered by Michael Andrews and Gary Jules for the 2001 "Donnie Darko" soundtrack. Richman's new release is n... (more...)
Sony/ATV Signs ABC Songwriter Martin Fry Sony/ATV Signs ABC Songwriter Martin Fry
by BWW News Desk - October 24, 2016

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has signed a worldwide deal with ABC songwriter and lead vocalist Martin Fry to represent the iconic British band's extensive back catalogue and their 2016 Top 10 album.... (more...)