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Thompson Square to Play Indian Ranch, 8/30Thompson Square to Play Indian Ranch, 8/30
April 23, 2014

Thompson Square will bring their 2014 Just Feels Good Tour to Indian Ranch in Webster, MA on Saturday, August 30th at 2PM. Just this week, Thompson Square released their single "Testing the Water" to... (more...)


VIDEO: Rita Ora Performs 'I Will Never Let You Down' on FALLONVIDEO: Rita Ora Performs 'I Will Never Let You Down' on FALLON
April 23, 2014

Music guest Rita Ora performed 'I Will Never Let You Down' for last night's The Tonight Show audience. Check out the appearance below! (more...)


THE APACHE RELAY's Self-Titled Album Now OutTHE APACHE RELAY's Self-Titled Album Now Out
April 23, 2014

The self-titled album from The Apache Relay is out now on So Recordings (iTunes, Amazon) to widespread praise. (more...)


IDOL Finalist Casey Abrams & More Set for Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks Summer Concert SeriesIDOL Finalist Casey Abrams & More Set for Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks Summer Concert Series
April 22, 2014

Chart-toppers The Smithereens, renowned blues guitarist Coco Montoya, American Idol finalist Casey Abrams, classic '60s rock act Vanilla Fudge, and Texas-based rockers Green River Ordinance highlight ... (more...)


Vickie Phillips Celebrates her Birthday with Songs of Jacques Brel, Kurt Weill, and Charles Aznavour on 4/24Vickie Phillips Celebrates her Birthday with Songs of Jacques Brel, Kurt Weill, and Charles Aznavour on 4/24
April 22, 2014

Life is an emotional journey! For award-winning singer/actress Vickie Phillips, it is a musical journey as well. Join her as she celebrates her birthday with her three songwriting heroes. (more...)


Pianist Robin Spielberg to Perform at Ware Cener, 5/3Pianist Robin Spielberg to Perform at Ware Cener, 5/3
April 22, 2014

Robin Spielberg is a pianist, composer and recording artist well known for her expressive, lyrical performances. Her albums bring traditional, classic, original and popular music to life in vibrant, m... (more...)


Lewis Watson Reveals 'Stay' Video, Debut Album 'The Morning' Drops 6/17Lewis Watson Reveals 'Stay' Video, Debut Album 'The Morning' Drops 6/17
April 22, 2014

Lewis Watson is set to release his long-awaited debut album The Morning in the US on June 17th. (more...)


Rocker Matthew Patrick Receives HMMA Nomination for 'Midnight Special'Rocker Matthew Patrick Receives HMMA Nomination for 'Midnight Special'
April 21, 2014

Maryland-based roots rocker Matthew Patrick picked up his first Hollywood Music In Media Award (HMMA) nomination for the song 'Midnight Special,” from his latest recording, Yard Sale. (more...)


Amos Lee to Make Segerstrom Center Debut With Amy Helm and The Handsome Strangers, 8/6Amos Lee to Make Segerstrom Center Debut With Amy Helm and The Handsome Strangers, 8/6
April 21, 2014

Singer and songwriter Amos Lee will make his Segerstrom Center for the Arts debut on Wednesday, August 6 at 8 p.m. in the Renee and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall as part of the second leg of his 2014 ... (more...)


Outkast to Headline 2ND ANNUAL BET EXPERIENCE, 6/28Outkast to Headline 2ND ANNUAL BET EXPERIENCE, 6/28
April 21, 2014

BET Networks and AEG today announce GRAMMY® Award winning group OUTKAST as this year's headlining act for the BET Experience at L.A. LIVE, taking place in Los Angeles, CA, June 27 - 29, 2014. (more...)


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...)


Jimmie Vaughan & The Tilt-A-Whirl Band to Play Bridge Street Live, 5/11Jimmie Vaughan & The Tilt-A-Whirl Band to Play Bridge Street Live, 5/11
April 18, 2014

Jimmie Vaughan & The Tilt-A-Whirl Band at Bridge Street Live is set for Sunday, May 11th, 2014 at 8:00 PM. Tickets are $55 GA, $75 VIP, and available at http://41bridgestreet.inticketing.com/events/ji... (more...)


Boz Scaggs to Play Ridgefield Playhouse, 5/15Boz Scaggs to Play Ridgefield Playhouse, 5/15
April 17, 2014

Grammy Award winner, former Steve Miller Band guitarist and current member of supergroup The Dukes of September (featuring Donald Fagen and Michael McDonald), Boz Scaggs will be in conc... (more...)


Cumbancha Signs Afro-Latin Superstar Ricardo Lemvo & Makina LocaCumbancha Signs Afro-Latin Superstar Ricardo Lemvo & Makina Loca
April 17, 2014

Cumbancha is pleased to announce that it will be releasing the next album from Afro-Latin superstar Ricardo Lemvo. (more...)


J. Roddy Walston & The Business Debut New Video For 'Same Days'J. Roddy Walston & The Business Debut New Video For 'Same Days'
April 17, 2014

Emphasizing the mediocrity, yet weirdness of day-to-day life, J. Roddy Walston & The Business' new video for the beat-driven track 'Same Days' will both mesmerize and keep your head bobbing. (more...)


The Pedrito Martinez Group to Perform Free Concert at Miller Outdoor Theatre, 5/3The Pedrito Martinez Group to Perform Free Concert at Miller Outdoor Theatre, 5/3
April 15, 2014

The Pedrito Martinez Group featuring Ariacne Trujillo will take the stage at Miller Outdoor Theatre for FREE concert, Saturday, May 3, at sundown, presented by Society for the Performing Arts. (more...)


George Thorogood & The Destroyers to Play Boulder Theater, 10/2George Thorogood & The Destroyers to Play Boulder Theater, 10/2
April 15, 2014

Boulder Theater will present George Thorogood and the Destroyers to the Boulder Theater on Thursday, October 2nd, 2014. (more...)


Matisyahu's 'Confidence' Premieres; New Album 'Akeda' Out 6/3Matisyahu's 'Confidence' Premieres; New Album 'Akeda' Out 6/3
April 15, 2014

High Timesis premiering the track “Confidence” (featuring Collie Buddz) from Matisyahu's forthcoming album Akeda. (more...)


The  Brevard Music Center Launches the BMC PRESENTS SeriesThe Brevard Music Center Launches the BMC PRESENTS Series
April 15, 2014

The Brevard Music Center (BMC) is excited to announce the launch of a new concert series during its 2014 summer festival. The four-concert BMC Presents series will welcome guest artists to Music Cente... (more...)


Blues Guitarist Eli Cook Set To Release New CDBlues Guitarist Eli Cook Set To Release New CD
April 15, 2014

Much to the anticipation of blues music aficionados worldwide, acclaimed blues guitarist Eli Cook will be releasing his new CD titled 'Primitive Son' on April 29, 2014 on Cleopatra Records. (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...)


THE SPLIT SQUAD Releases Debut Album 'Now Hear This' TodayTHE SPLIT SQUAD Releases Debut Album 'Now Hear This' Today
April 15, 2014

Fresh off their second annual appearance at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, TX – in a showcase at the Gingerman, presented by Blurt Magazine – The Split Squad will be playing a series of Ea... (more...)


American Songwriter Premieres HOLLIS BROWN GETS LOADED Record Store Day AlbumAmerican Songwriter Premieres HOLLIS BROWN GETS LOADED Record Store Day Album
April 14, 2014

It started out as live tribute last November. Lenny Kaye, Arto Lindsay, Voidoids' Ivan Julian and others convened at NYC's Bowery Electric to pay homage to the late, great Lou Reed. The Queens-based r... (more...)


Boz Scaggs to Play Merriam Theater, 5/10Boz Scaggs to Play Merriam Theater, 5/10
April 14, 2014

Rock legend Boz Scaggs brings The Memphis Tour to Philadelphia in support of recent album release, Memphis (March 2013), on Saturday, May 10 at 8 p.m. in the Merriam Theater. (more...)



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