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Kiante Robinson Releases His Debut Project 'Love For Rap/Rap For Love' Kiante Robinson Releases His Debut Project 'Love For Rap/Rap For Love'
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2017

Recording artist Kiante Robinson finally releases his debut mixtape 'Love For Rap / Rap For Love', after releasing many highly noted singles such as 'Greatest Of My Time' & 'Poetry'. The mixtape is currently available to stream and download at the Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes website.... (more...)
Patti Smith to Perform Classic Album 'Horses' at Playhouse Square 3/12 Patti Smith to Perform Classic Album 'Horses' at Playhouse Square 3/12
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2017

Do you know how to Pony?  In the fall of 1975, Patti Smith gathered her band in Electric Lady Studios in New York City to record her debut album, Horses.  Released November 10 of that year by Arista Records, it has come to be regarded as a seminal and landmark recording that continues to have resona... (more...)
Denise La Grassa's THE BLUES AIN'T A COLOR Honors Dr. King Day with Two Shows at Jazz Showcase Denise La Grassa's THE BLUES AIN'T A COLOR Honors Dr. King Day with Two Shows at Jazz Showcase
by BWW News Desk - December 23, 2016

Denise La Grassa will present her 75-minute original jazz-theater performance The Blues Ain't A Color to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Day with two shows at Jazz Showcase, the first time the venue has featured a peace and social justice piece. Brief community discussions about Dr. King's legacy will ... (more...)
Jimmy D Robinson and A Flock of Seagulls Announce New Chill Lounge Music Release 'Pedro' Jimmy D Robinson and A Flock of Seagulls Announce New Chill Lounge Music Release 'Pedro'
by BWW News Desk - December 09, 2016

Get ready to meet “PEDRO”—the new up-tempo chill lounge groove from poet Jimmy D Robinson and the Grammy award-winning group A Flock of Seagulls!... (more...)
Rose Cousins Debuts New Track 'Freedom' from Forthcoming Album Rose Cousins Debuts New Track 'Freedom' from Forthcoming Album
by BWW News Desk - December 07, 2016

Natural Conclusion, the forthcoming album by acclaimed singer/songwriter Rose Cousins, is set for release February 3 on her own Old Farm Pony Records. Second single, “Freedom,” is out today and may be streamed and shared HERE.... (more...)
Stephan Jenkins, Res and More on Sale at City Winery Chicago Stephan Jenkins, Res and More on Sale at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - November 21, 2016

 City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces powerful singer Res, pop rock band Freddy Jones Band and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Wednesday, November 23, at noon at citywinery.com/chicago.... (more...)
UK Songstress Izzy Bizu to Headline BBC Music Presents Tour this Fall UK Songstress Izzy Bizu to Headline BBC Music Presents Tour this Fall
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2016

A fan of jazz-fusion mixes and a lover of squat parties and warehouse raves, there's never a dull day musically either.... (more...)
DFA's Nils Bech x Dazed Give A Much Needed 'Glimpse Of Hope' DFA's Nils Bech x Dazed Give A Much Needed 'Glimpse Of Hope'
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2016

Acclaimed Norwegian avant garde pop performance artist and stage actor Nils Bech reveals an alluring new video for the album single “Glimpse of Hope”.... (more...)
Lineup Announced for 30th Annual Women's Blues Revue Lineup Announced for 30th Annual Women's Blues Revue
by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2016

For 30 years the Women's Blues Revue has been bringing blues lovers together for an evening honouring the contributions to the genre of some of Canada's finest musicians. Over the years, the Women's Blues revue has brought artists like Serena Ryder, Molly Johnson, Amanda Marshall, Jackie Richardson,... (more...)
Allelujah Releases 'The Death of Capt. Nathan Baker' Today Allelujah Releases 'The Death of Capt. Nathan Baker' Today
by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2016

The Death and Life of Capt. Baker was conceived with the idea that songs could be structured like gospel hymns layered in poetry.... (more...)
Hong Kong Celebrates the 400th Anniversary of Cervantes with a 'Don Quixote' Musical Hong Kong Celebrates the 400th Anniversary of Cervantes with a 'Don Quixote' Musical
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2016

The Hong Kong City Hall Theater will host East of La Mancha: Songs inspired by 'Don Quixote' on 9(th) November 2016, a gala concert to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the death of the Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes.... (more...)
TheUse feat. Rachel Mason & Black Saturn to Release 'On My Deathbed' Single TheUse feat. Rachel Mason & Black Saturn to Release 'On My Deathbed' Single
by BWW News Desk - October 27, 2016

Aagoo Records has announced they will release a 7' single from producer/composer TheUse, the solo project of Michael Durek. The lead track 'On My Deathbed' is a dark but upbeat composition.... (more...)
The Cincinnati Arts Association Presents An Evening with Garrison Keillor The Cincinnati Arts Association Presents An Evening with Garrison Keillor
by BWW News Desk - October 26, 2016

The Cincinnati Arts Association (CAA) is pleased to present An Evening with Garrison Keillor at the Aronoff Center's Procter & Gamble Hall on Friday, May 19 at 8:00 PM. The event is part of CAA's 2016-17 Season. ... (more...)
Amy Leon's 'Burning in Birmingham' Video Reimagines 1963 Birmingham Church Bombing Amy Leon's 'Burning in Birmingham' Video Reimagines 1963 Birmingham Church Bombing
by BWW News Desk - October 26, 2016

Spoken word artist, musician and educator Amy Leon's 'Burning in Birmingham' video reimagines the 1963 Birmingham Church bombing that killed Addie Mae Collins, Cynthia Wesley, Carole Robertson and Carol Denise McNair and shifted the Civil Rights Movement into full throttle.... (more...)
MPAC Presents Art Garfunkel: IN UP CLOSE MPAC Presents Art Garfunkel: IN UP CLOSE
by BWW News Desk - October 19, 2016

Vocalist Art Garfunkel returns to Mayo Performing Arts Center on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 8 pm. Tickets are $39 - $79.... (more...)
Luba Mason to Headline Europe's Bratislava Jazz Festival This Month Luba Mason to Headline Europe's Bratislava Jazz Festival This Month
by BWW News Desk - October 18, 2016

Recording artist and Broadway actress Luba Mason (Chicago, Jekyll & Hyde, over half a dozen Broadway shows) is set to headline the final night of the Bratislava Jazz Days Festival in Slovakia, performing on Sunday, October 23 at 8:30pm. Held annually since 1975 on the riverbank of the Danube, this p... (more...)
Samuel Proffitt Shares Haunting Single 'Depth', New EP Out Now Samuel Proffitt Shares Haunting Single 'Depth', New EP Out Now
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2016

Samuel Proffitt, critically acclaimed musician and producer, revealed his much anticipated EP The Grey Notebook last week.... (more...)
Dos Santos' Anti-Beat Orquestra New EP Fonografic Out Now Dos Santos' Anti-Beat Orquestra New EP Fonografic Out Now
by BWW News Desk - October 07, 2016

Dos Santos' sophomore release—Fonografic—is a gritty and electrifying ride. Out October 1st on Electric Cowbell Records, this new EP pushes the Chicago-based band's signature formula of guitar-heavy, percussion-driven sounds further into the fierce sonic terrain of traditional Latin rhythms and hard... (more...)
Matt Kivel's Drops Video For Bonnie 'Prince' Billy Track, LP Out Friday Matt Kivel's Drops Video For Bonnie 'Prince' Billy Track, LP Out Friday
by BWW News Desk - October 04, 2016

With support from Pitchfork, AdHoc, BrooklynVegan, Stereogum, and many more, Los Angeles-based songwriter Matt Kivel will release his new album Fires on the Plain this Friday, October 7... (more...)