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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...)


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...)


Moody Blues Frontman Justin Hayward to Play Colonial Theatre, 5/13Moody Blues Frontman Justin Hayward to Play Colonial Theatre, 5/13
April 10, 2014

Justin Hayward, the lead guitarist and vocalist of legendary rock band The Moody Blues, who released his latest solo album Spirits Of The Western Sky (Eagle Rock Entertainment) to critical acclaim las... (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...)


Ridgefield Playhouse to Welcome Bernie Williams, 6/8Ridgefield Playhouse to Welcome Bernie Williams, 6/8
April 08, 2014

The legendary Yankees slugger and chart-topping guitarist, Bernie Williams will return to The Ridgefield Playhouse on Sunday, June 8, as both a musician and award-winning athle... (more...)


Miranda Lambert, Tim McGraw Lead Nominations for 49th ANNUAL ACM AWARDS, Airing Tonight!Miranda Lambert, Tim McGraw Lead Nominations for 49th ANNUAL ACM AWARDS, Airing Tonight!
April 06, 2014

The 49th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, Country Music's Party of the Year, honoring country music's superstars and hottest emerging talent, will air tonight, April 6, 2014. (more...)


Latin Pop Legend Juan Gabriel Shines in U.S. Tour Opener in ChicagoLatin Pop Legend Juan Gabriel Shines in U.S. Tour Opener in Chicago
April 04, 2014

Latin pop legend Juan Gabriel kicked off his U.S. Tour last night to resounding success, performing before a packed house at Chicago's Allstate Arena, and is set to perform the second of two sold-out ... (more...)


Rico Love Added to 'Honest' 45-Date North American TourRico Love Added to 'Honest' 45-Date North American Tour
April 03, 2014

Grammy-nominated Disivion1/Interscope Records recording artist/songwriter/producer Rico Love is gearing up for the release of his upcoming Discrete Luxury EP by joining Future on the nationwide Honest... (more...)


VIDEO: Audition Rewind on Last Night's AMERICAN IDOL - Watch All the Performances!VIDEO: Audition Rewind on Last Night's AMERICAN IDOL - Watch All the Performances!
April 03, 2014

It was back to the start as the Top 8 contestants took on their original audition songs live in front of America. (more...)


THE VOICE's Shakira & Blake Shelton to Perform on ACM Awards, 4/6THE VOICE's Shakira & Blake Shelton to Perform on ACM Awards, 4/6
March 31, 2014

The Academy of Country Music and dick clark productions announced today that multi-platinum singer/songwriter and global recording artist, Shakira, will perform her single “Medicine,” from her new alb... (more...)


THE FLAMING LIPS Announces West Cost Tour Dates Starting TodayTHE FLAMING LIPS Announces West Cost Tour Dates Starting Today
March 31, 2014

The Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne has announced three west coast stops on his 'Record Store Tour,' (more...)


BWW Reviews: AN EVENING WITH JOHNNY MATHIS at NJ PAC - Absolutely 'Wonderful, Wonderful'BWW Reviews: AN EVENING WITH JOHNNY MATHIS at NJ PAC - Absolutely 'Wonderful, Wonderful'
by Marina Kennedy - March 30, 2014

'An Evening with Johnny Mathis' delighted the audience at New Jersey Performing Arts Center's Prudential Hall on Friday Night. The center's season continues with a wide variety of musical performance... (more...)


Singer-Songwriter Carolyn Marie Opens for Sylvia in Hershey TodaySinger-Songwriter Carolyn Marie Opens for Sylvia in Hershey Today
March 29, 2014

Singer-songwriter Carolyn Marie will be playing a pre-show concert in Hershey in March, before iconic '80s star Sylvia takes the stage. (more...)


Award-Winning Country Music Star Sylvia Returns After Long Hiatus TodayAward-Winning Country Music Star Sylvia Returns After Long Hiatus Today
March 29, 2014

After taking a break for many years, award-winning country-pop vocalist Sylvia is returning to the stage. (more...)


XU XU FANG Debuts New Track feat. True Blood's Luke GrimesXU XU FANG Debuts New Track feat. True Blood's Luke Grimes
March 28, 2014

This week Mar Vista, California's Xu Xu Fang released their new single “Noir State Beach” (via Consequence of Sound) and a new video for the track as well. Watch actor Luke Grimes (True Blood, Fifty S... (more...)


The Beach Boys to Play Edgerton Center, 4/2The Beach Boys to Play Edgerton Center, 4/2
March 27, 2014

The BEACH BOYS, still celebrating their 50th Anniversary of making music, have scheduled a stop at the Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts on the campus of Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Co... (more...)


VIDEO: IDOL INSIDER - Host Sam Tsui Introduces Up & Coming IdolVIDEO: IDOL INSIDER - Host Sam Tsui Introduces Up & Coming Idol
March 27, 2014

This week, host Sam Tsui checks in on the contestants and introduces a potential up and coming Idol, Skylar Stecker. (more...)


VIDEO: AMERICAN IDOL Rocks Out  - Watch All the Performances!VIDEO: AMERICAN IDOL Rocks Out - Watch All the Performances!
March 27, 2014

Last night's episode of FOX's AMERICAN IDOL featured the theme 'I'm With the Band,' the Top 9 performed recent and classic hits as the 'lead singers' of Rickey Minor and the American Idol House Band! (more...)


Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge to Play Bridge Street Live, 4/11Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge to Play Bridge Street Live, 4/11
March 26, 2014

Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge (Punch Brothers) wtith special guest Aoife O'Donovan will perform at Bridge Street Live on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 8:00 PM. Tickets are $22 GA, $32 VIP, and available at... (more...)


Merle Haggard's 45th Anniversary 'OKIE FROM MUSKOGEE' Out TodayMerle Haggard's 45th Anniversary 'OKIE FROM MUSKOGEE' Out Today
March 25, 2014

Originally released in December 1969, the live album OKIE FROM MUSKOGEE was released shortly after the single “Okie From Muskogee” reached No. 1 on the Billboard Country Singles Chart. (more...)


San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus Presents LUSTER: AN AMERICAN SONGBOOK TonightSan Francisco Gay Men's Chorus Presents LUSTER: AN AMERICAN SONGBOOK Tonight
March 25, 2014

San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus (SFGMC) Artistic Director, Dr. Timothy Seelig, announced the program for LUSTER: AN AMERICAN SONGBOOK at Davies Symphony Hall (201 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco), tonig... (more...)


VIDEO: Jennifer Lopez Performs New Single 'I Luh Ya Papi' on IDOLVIDEO: Jennifer Lopez Performs New Single 'I Luh Ya Papi' on IDOL
March 21, 2014

On last night's AMERICAN IDOL, judge Jennifer Lopez blew the roof off of the Idol stage! (more...)


Country Music Legend Merle Haggard to Be Honored at 2014 ACM AWARDSCountry Music Legend Merle Haggard to Be Honored at 2014 ACM AWARDS
March 20, 2014

Merle Haggard will be honored with the Crystal Milestone Award on the 49TH ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, to commemorate Haggard's prolific 50 years in country music. (more...)


VIDEO: AMERICAN IDOLS Sing Top 10; Watch All the Performances!VIDEO: AMERICAN IDOLS Sing Top 10; Watch All the Performances!
March 20, 2014

On last night's AMERICAN IDOL, contestants performed recent hit songs in what can be described as 'The Top 10 Doing The Top 10!' (more...)


Jose Feliciano in Concert at George Weston Recital Hall in Support of Israel Guide Dog Centre for the Blind, 5/22Jose Feliciano in Concert at George Weston Recital Hall in Support of Israel Guide Dog Centre for the Blind, 5/22
March 19, 2014

Jose Feliciano, the original Latin cross-over artist, will make a special appearance in Toronto on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at the Toronto Centre for the Arts. Jose Feliciano is appearing in benefit of ... (more...)



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