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Skirball Cultural Center Announces 2014 Sunset Concerts, Free Community Concert SeriesSkirball Cultural Center Announces 2014 Sunset Concerts, Free Community Concert Series
April 18, 2014

The Skirball Cultural Center announces the line-up for its eighteenth annual free Sunset Concerts. Circumnavigating the globe from the Americas to Africa, the 2014 season features a dynamic mix of tra... (more...)


Shakira to Perform 'Empire' on THE VOICE, 4/22Shakira to Perform 'Empire' on THE VOICE, 4/22
April 18, 2014

“The Voice” coach and renown music sensation Shakira will perform “Empire” from her self-titled new album on a live episode of the Emmy Award-winning musical competition series Tuesday, April 22. (more...)


Steve Forbert Coming to Bridge Street Live, 5/15Steve Forbert Coming to Bridge Street Live, 5/15
April 18, 2014

Steve Forbert at Bridge Street Live is set for Thursday, May 15th, 2014 at 8:00 PM. Tickets are $22 GA, $32 VIP, and available at http://41bridgestreet.inticketing.com/events/steveforbert. (more...)


FM98 WJLB and Channel 955 to Present BIG SHOW AT THE JOE, 6/14FM98 WJLB and Channel 955 to Present BIG SHOW AT THE JOE, 6/14
April 16, 2014

FM98 WJLB and Channel 955 will present the Big Show at The Joe starring Kendrick Lamar, Trey Songz, J Cole and Big Sean at Joe Louis Arena on Saturday, June 14 at 7:30 p.m. (more...)


Special Events, Concerts & More Set for 2014 RECORD STORE DAY, 4/19Special Events, Concerts & More Set for 2014 RECORD STORE DAY, 4/19
April 16, 2014

Warner Bros. Records, an official sponsor of Record Store Day would like to remind you that everybody's favorite Holiday is this Saturday, April 19th (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...)


Andres Boiarsky to Play Shanghai Jazz, 4/26Andres Boiarsky to Play Shanghai Jazz, 4/26
April 15, 2014

Master tenor saxophonist and internationally recognized jazz artist Andres Boiarsky is pleased to announce a special concert to celebrate the release of his new solo album Crosstalk at Shanghai Jazz o... (more...)


Phil Coulter Releases New Album ECHOES OF HOME on 4/29Phil Coulter Releases New Album ECHOES OF HOME on 4/29
April 15, 2014

Phil Coulter is a musical renaissance man. As composer, producer, artist, arranger and musical director Coulter seems to have done it all, from producing the seminal albums by Planxty that ignited the... (more...)


DEL BARBER Set Releases 'Prairieography' TodayDEL BARBER Set Releases 'Prairieography' Today
April 15, 2014

Acclaimed Canadian singer/songwriter/storyteller DEL BARBER will release his fourth album PRAIRIEOGRAPHY (True North Records) in the U.S. today, April 15. (more...)


Grammy Nominated Krishna Das Releases New Album 'Kirtan Wallah' TodayGrammy Nominated Krishna Das Releases New Album 'Kirtan Wallah' Today
April 15, 2014

Layering traditional Hindu kirtan with instantly accessible melodies and modern instrumentation, Grammy Nominee Krishna Das has been called yoga's “rock star.” (more...)


Skid Row to Kick Off Tour With Black Star Riders, 5/8; 'United World Rebellion – Part 2' EP Out 8/5Skid Row to Kick Off Tour With Black Star Riders, 5/8; 'United World Rebellion – Part 2' EP Out 8/5
April 14, 2014

SKID ROW--Johnny Solinger (vocals), Scotti Hill (guitar), Rachel Bolan (bass), Snake Sabo (guitar) and Rob Hammersmith (drums)-will be a long way from home throughout the summer. First, the band is te... (more...)


Spanish Gold to Release Debut Album SOUTH OF NOWHERE, 5/27; North American Tour to Kick Off 5/26Spanish Gold to Release Debut Album SOUTH OF NOWHERE, 5/27; North American Tour to Kick Off 5/26
April 14, 2014

Spanish Gold will embark on an extensive North American tour this spring and summer. See below for complete tour details. The shows are in support of the trio's debut album, South of Nowhere, which wi... (more...)


New Recess Monkey Album 'Wired' Out 6/17New Recess Monkey Album 'Wired' Out 6/17
by BWW Special Coverage - April 14, 2014

Inspired by the breathtaking creativity and inventiveness of today's DIY kids, kindie music icon Recess Monkey celebrates 'maker' culture with the band's eleventh studio recording, Wired. (Recess Monk... (more...)


Middle Class Rut Debut Video for 'Pick Up Your Head'Middle Class Rut Debut Video for 'Pick Up Your Head'
April 14, 2014

Comprised of vocalist/guitarist Zack Lopez and vocalist/drummer Sean Stockham, Middle Class Rut raised the bar with their latest release, June 2013's Pick Up Your Head (more...)


President/CEO of Recording Academy Neil Portnow to Be Honored as UJA-FederationPresident/CEO of Recording Academy Neil Portnow to Be Honored as UJA-Federation
April 14, 2014

UJA-Federation of New York will honor Neil Portnow, President/CEO of The Recording Academy, at its Music Visionary of the Year Award Luncheon on Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at The Pierre in Manhattan. (more...)


JAY BRANNAN to Release New Album, 7/15JAY BRANNAN to Release New Album, 7/15
April 11, 2014

New York–based singer/songwriter Jay Brannan announces his departure from long-time label distribution partner Nettwerk, and will be self-releasing his third full-length album entitled Always, Then, &... (more...)


Rapper DAMANI NKOSI Premieres Music Video for 'Free Dumb (Chains Off)'Rapper DAMANI NKOSI Premieres Music Video for 'Free Dumb (Chains Off)'
April 11, 2014

The second single from Damani Nkosi 'Free Dumb (Chains Off)' finds the Ingelwood rapper amidst German graffiti culture and Picasso paintings at Kunsthalle Art Museum in Hamburg, while urging his peers... (more...)


eOne's Erica Campbell, James Fortune, and More Continue to Heat Up Billboard and Gospel Radio ChartseOne's Erica Campbell, James Fortune, and More Continue to Heat Up Billboard and Gospel Radio Charts
April 10, 2014

Entertainment One Music (eOne) continues to lead a chart-topping roster of diverse artists, encompassing a wide range of melodies that drive the sounds of Gospel today. Garnering two Top 5 albums on t... (more...)


Miller Theatre Concludes 2013-14 Composer Portraits Series with LIZA LIM TonightMiller Theatre Concludes 2013-14 Composer Portraits Series with LIZA LIM Tonight
April 10, 2014

Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts concludes the 2013-14 Composer Portraits series with the music of Australian composer, Liza Lim, featuring International Contemporary Ensemble:... (more...)


The Fulfillment Fund's THE SONGS OF OUR LIVES Benefit to Pay Tribute to David Crosby and Lamont Dozier, 6/7The Fulfillment Fund's THE SONGS OF OUR LIVES Benefit to Pay Tribute to David Crosby and Lamont Dozier, 6/7
April 09, 2014

The Fulfillment Fund has announced the 7th Annual 'The Songs of Our Lives' concert, which will pay special tribute to the songs of internationally acclaimed Songwriter's Hall of Fame and Rock & Roll H... (more...)


Country Duo Dan + Shay Debut at No. 1 on Billboard Country Albums Chart Country Duo Dan + Shay Debut at No. 1 on Billboard Country Albums Chart
April 09, 2014

Breakout country duo Dan + Shay (Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney) impressively debuted at No. 1 on Billboard's Country Albums Chart (more...)


Sebjak & Tony Senghore Releases Headhunterz 'United Kids Of The World' RemixSebjak & Tony Senghore Releases Headhunterz 'United Kids Of The World' Remix
April 09, 2014

After a massive start to the year with releases 'Raveline' and 'We Are' both released on Ultra Records, Swedish DJ/ producer Sebjak is back with a remix of Headhunterz 'United Kids Of The World', whic... (more...)


Engelbert Humperdinck Comes to Stamford's Palace Theatre TonightEngelbert Humperdinck Comes to Stamford's Palace Theatre Tonight
April 09, 2014

Legendary artist Engelbert Humperdinck will take the Palace Theatre stage in Stamford, CT tonight, April 9, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. Humperdinck has been a legend in the international music industry for the ... (more...)


The Zombies' Colin Blunstone Plays First Tour in U.S. in Over Forty YearsThe Zombies' Colin Blunstone Plays First Tour in U.S. in Over Forty Years
April 08, 2014

On The Air Tonight, released on January 21, 2014 on Zip Records, is the new album by Colin Blunstone, one of Britain's greatest vocal stylists. (more...)


RIAA Announces 12 First-Time Digital Award RecipientsRIAA Announces 12 First-Time Digital Award Recipients
April 08, 2014

Twelve musical acts earned their first Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) Digital Single Awards – now counting song sales and on-demand streams – in March, according to the RIAA's newest... (more...)



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