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True West Founder Russ Tolman Announces Solo Career Retrospective 'Compass & Map' True West Founder Russ Tolman Announces Solo Career Retrospective 'Compass & Map'
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2017

Whether it's tender acoustic ballads or blistering rock guitar rave-ups, Los Angeles-based-via San Francisco, singer/songwriter/guitarist, Russ Tolman, has developed a reputation for crafting some of the most literate and poignant music in underground rock.... (more...)
VIDEO: Harry Styles Set for Week-Long Residency on CBS's  'JAMES CORDEN' VIDEO: Harry Styles Set for Week-Long Residency on CBS's 'JAMES CORDEN'
by TV News Desk - April 25, 2017

Harry Styles will "move into" the THE LATE LATE SHOW with JAMES CORDEN studio for his first in-person week-long residency Monday, May 15 - Thursday, May 18(12:37-1:37 AM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.... (more...)
G-DRAGON Is Back! World Tour Coming To The USA & Canada In July G-DRAGON Is Back! World Tour Coming To The USA & Canada In July
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2017

G-DRAGON, top KPOP solo artist and leader of the hottest Korean band, BIGBANG, announced his return today with his third solo tour G-DRAGON 2017 WORLD TOUR ACT ?, M.O.T.T.E.... (more...)
Big Mean Sound Machine Releases Fourth Album 'Runnin' For The Ghost' Big Mean Sound Machine Releases Fourth Album 'Runnin' For The Ghost'
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2017

In a time when people need to come together more than ever, Big Mean Sound Machine is spreading positivity through communal dance by creating music that moves people of all ages and backgrounds.... (more...)
Chimney  (Lucius' Dan Molad) Announces Self-Titled Debut Album Chimney (Lucius' Dan Molad) Announces Self-Titled Debut Album
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2017

Producer and musician Dan Molad aka CHIMNEY has announced his debut self-titled LP, out June 23 on Dine Alone Records.... (more...)
Don Airey Launches Pre-Sale Campaign for 'K2 - Tales of Triumph And Tragedy' Don Airey Launches Pre-Sale Campaign for 'K2 - Tales of Triumph And Tragedy'
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2017

Deep Purple and rock keyboard legend Don Airey has launched a pre-sale campaign on PledgeMusic for a very special limited edition Deluxe Box Set of his solo album “K2 - Tales of Triumph & Tragedy,” to be released on Gonzo Multimedia in June 2017!... (more...)
Lucius' Jess Wolfe and Holly Laessig to Sit In With LATE NIGHT's 8G Band This Week Lucius' Jess Wolfe and Holly Laessig to Sit In With LATE NIGHT's 8G Band This Week
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2017

Lucius' co-founders and vocalists Jess Wolfe and Holly Laessig will sit in with The 8G Band on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS this week (Monday - Thursday). The 8G Band is led by bandleader Fred Armisen... (more...)
Travers Geoffray Releases New Album 'Highway Kings' Travers Geoffray Releases New Album 'Highway Kings'
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

The music of New Orleans courses through singer/songwriter/pianist Travers Geoffray's veins like the Mississippi River cuts across the South... (more...)
Garland Jeffreys' Cover of 'Waiting For The Man' Premieres on The Huffington Post Garland Jeffreys' Cover of 'Waiting For The Man' Premieres on The Huffington Post
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

Acclaimed artist Garland Jeffreys' cover of The Velvet Underground's “Waiting For The Man” premieres on The Huffington Post. Listen/share the track here... (more...)
 1980 Diana Ross Album, 'diana - The Original CHIC Mix' Gets First-Ever Vinyl Release 1980 Diana Ross Album, 'diana - The Original CHIC Mix' Gets First-Ever Vinyl Release
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

Sought after by collectors and considered the rarest of Motown's rare grooves, Diana Ross' diana the original CHIC mix, will make its long-awaited debut on vinyl on April 21, on Motown/UMe/UMGI, with a twist.... (more...)
Chris Stapleton Unveils 'Last Thing I Needed, First Thing This Morning' Chris Stapleton Unveils 'Last Thing I Needed, First Thing This Morning'
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

Chris Stapleton's version of “Last Thing I Needed, First Thing This Morning” is premiering today listen/share HERE). Written by Gary P. Nunn and Donna Sioux Fararand made famous by Willie Nelson, the song is the second track unveiled from Stapleton's highly anticipated new album, From A Room: Volume... (more...)
Lea Michele Shares New Track 'Getaway Car' + New Album 'Places' Out 4/28 Lea Michele Shares New Track 'Getaway Car' + New Album 'Places' Out 4/28
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

Actress and singer Lea Michele is set to release her upcoming sophomore album Places on April 28 via Columbia Records. The 11 track album features the previously released “Love Is Alive”, “Anything's Possible,” “Run To You” and “Getaway Car.”... (more...)
Breakout Global Star MO Debuts 'Nights With You' Today Breakout Global Star MO Debuts 'Nights With You' Today
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

Danish vocalist, songwriter and breakout star MØ premieres her first solo music of 2017 today. Listen to “Nights With You,” produced by Benny Blanco, Cashmere Cat and SOPHIE here. ... (more...)
John Cale  to Release Limited-Edition Vinyl Record John Cale to Release Limited-Edition Vinyl Record
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

On the occasion of The Kitchen's Spring Benefit Gala, which honored John Cale and Lawrence Weiner, Cale has created a limited-edition vinyl record.... (more...)
Rod Melancon Premieres 'Redhead' from Upcoming 'Southern Gothic' Album Rod Melancon Premieres 'Redhead' from Upcoming 'Southern Gothic' Album
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2017

Americana roots rock artist ROD MELANCON today (4/20) partnered with GlideMagazine.com to premiere 'Redhead,' a muscular blend of rock and dirty blues with 'Rolling Stones swagger' (John Wirt, The Advocate, Baton Rouge, LA, 4/7/17).... (more...)
Gilbert Neal's New Single 'Drop of You' from Latest Album Drops 6/2 Gilbert Neal's New Single 'Drop of You' from Latest Album Drops 6/2
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2017

Gilbert Neal to release new single 'Drop of You' from his latest album 'The Mayor of Estes Park' Gadabout, raconteur, ne'er-do-well-er. Gregarious and fecund.... (more...)
James Litherland's New Solo Album 'Back 'n Blue' Out 6/9 James Litherland's New Solo Album 'Back 'n Blue' Out 6/9
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2017

Born in Salford, James Litherland's musical journey began in 1968 when he moved to London to join Jon Hiseman's Colosseum as lead singer and guitarist.... (more...)
Hugh Masterson to Release Lost + Found in June; May Tour Dates Planned Hugh Masterson to Release Lost + Found in June; May Tour Dates Planned
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2017

Nashville-based Americana singer-songwriter Hugh Masterson is set to release a new album, Lost + Found, his first solo effort, on June 2, 2017 via Rock Ridge Music.... (more...)
Hugh Masterson to Release 'Lost + Found'; Announces Tour Dates with Brian Elmquist Hugh Masterson to Release 'Lost + Found'; Announces Tour Dates with Brian Elmquist
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2017

Nashville-based Americana singer-songwriter Hugh Masterson is set to release a new album, Lost + Found, his first solo effort, on June 2, 2017 via Rock Ridge Music.... (more...)
Jerry Joseph and the Jackmormons' Iraq Refugee Benefit Concert Moves to Mercury Lounge Jerry Joseph and the Jackmormons' Iraq Refugee Benefit Concert Moves to Mercury Lounge
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2017

This spring, Jerry Joseph, critically acclaimed songwriter and international touring artist, is traveling to the Kurdistan Region of Iraq to perform, provide music education and bring guitars to refugees living in camps near the city of Sulaymaniyah.... (more...)
This Saturday Is 10th Anniversary of Record Store Day! This Saturday Is 10th Anniversary of Record Store Day!
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2017

This Saturday, April 22, is the 10th Anniversary of Record Store Day. WBR - an official sponsor of RSD - is very pleased to release a wonderment of delicious ear-treasures pressed on 7' and 12' vinyl.... (more...)
Cameron Crowe Pens 'Harry Styles' New Direction' for Rolling Stone Cameron Crowe Pens 'Harry Styles' New Direction' for Rolling Stone
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2017

Cameron Crowe has penned 'Harry Styles New Direction' for Rolling Stone magazine. The article examines a year in the life of the One Direction star as he leaves behind his boy-band past, heads to Jamaica and comes of age.... (more...)
Esteemed Guitarist Tommy Emmanuel Announces New 'Live! At The Ryman' Album Esteemed Guitarist Tommy Emmanuel Announces New 'Live! At The Ryman' Album
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2017

Esteemed and acclaimed Grammy Award-winning guitarist TOMMY EMMANUEL today (4/17) announced the May 19 release date of LIVE! AT THE RYMAN (via CPG Sounds).... (more...)
Greg Ashley's 'Pictures of Saint Paul Street' Out on Trouble in Mind 7/6 Greg Ashley's 'Pictures of Saint Paul Street' Out on Trouble in Mind 7/6
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2017

Greg Ashley is the underground musician you have been waiting for. A brilliant songwriter, singer, guitar player and sound engineer, Ashley doesn't care what anyone thinks and it makes his music all the more alluring.... (more...)
Chris Shiflett's New Solo Album West Coast Town Out Today Chris Shiflett's New Solo Album West Coast Town Out Today
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2017

Chris Shiflett's highly anticipated new solo album, West Coast Town, is out today on SideOneDummy Records (purchase here).... (more...)



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