|Cecile McLorin Salvant, POTTED POTTER and More Added to Kimmel Center's 2015-16 Lineup|
June 29, 2015
The Kimmel Center announces four new shows added to the stellar line-up of pop and jazz performances, as part of the 2015-16 season. Tickets are now available for performances ranging from rising star...
|Sally Kellerman Coming to Feinstein's at the Nikko, 8/1|
June 29, 2015
Sally Kellerman, the legendary Oscar-nominated “Hot Lips” of the original “M*A*S*H,” will bring her new show, A Little Jazz, A Little Blues, A Little Rock and Roll to Feinstein's at the Nikko for one ...
|BWW Review: The 'Incomparable' Natalie Cole|
by Vickie Evans - June 29, 2015
'Unforgettable', 'Incredible', 'Sophisticated Lady'...all words that appropriately describe the 'incomparable' Natalie Cole, who appeared at the Belk Theater this past Thursday, June 25. The big band ...
|Sara Bareilles Previews WAITRESS: THE MUSICAL On A PRAIRIE HOME COMPANION Tonight|
by Pat Cerasaro - June 27, 2015
Get a free sample of WAITRESS: THE MUSICAL!
|Jazz Journalists Association Honors Chicago Writer/Broadcaster Neil Tesser|
June 19, 2015
Neil Tesser, a Chicago-based jazz journalist, broadcaster, author, educator, former chair of the board of trustees of the National Academy of Arts and Sciences (NARAS) and current board member of the ...
|Judy Collins & More Added to This Summer's Lincoln Center Out of Doors Festival|
June 18, 2015
Lincoln Center Out of Doors one of the country's longest-running, free, summer outdoor festivals opens its 45th season on July 22, 2015. A range of concerts, dance performances, family events, related...
|VIDEO: JD McPherson Premieres New Video for 'Head Over Heels'|
June 11, 2015
JD McPherson's new music video for 'Head Over Heels' premiered today via the Americana Music Association. Produced by Delo Creative, the video presents the latest single from McPherson's current, cri...
|BMCC Tribeca PAC Sets Full 2015-16 Season|
June 02, 2015
BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center, the longest operating performance venue in lower Manhattan, proudly presents a wide range of events in the 2015-2016 Season.
|Screaming Females Announce National Summer Tour|
June 02, 2015
New Jersey DIY-punk trio Screaming Females released their critically acclaimed sixth album Rose Mountain, earlier this year and are taking their blazing punk rock heroics on a national summer tour.
|BWW EXCLUSIVE: 5 SONGS BY... Jeanine Tesori On FUN HOME|
by Pat Cerasaro - May 28, 2015
BroadwayWorld recently kicked off a brand new feature series spotlighting the best and brightest songwriters on Broadway and beyond with their own personally chosen quintet of songs that hold special ...
|French Scat Duo to Play The Metropolitan Room, 6/20-21|
May 26, 2015
Jazz sax player JEAN PHILIPPE VIDAL will make a rare Manhattan appearance with his wife, vocalist VERONIKA RODRIGUEZ at The Metropolitan Room Saturday June 20th at 7pm and Sunday June 21st at 4:00 pm....
|Freda Payne to Perform at Yoshi's in Oakland This Weekend|
May 21, 2015
FREDA PAYNE is a Detroit native who never realized her talents until the early age of twelve. Her piano teacher discovered her singing ability and from that point on Freda was singing for local affair...
|Recording Academy & Grammy Foundation Announce Music Educator Award Finalists|
May 04, 2015
A total of 213 music teachers from 194 cities across 42 states have been announced as quarterfinalists for the Music Educator Award presented by The Recording Academy® and the GRAMMY Foundation®.
|Mercedes Ellington to Celebrate Duke Ellington's 116th Birthday at Ellington Statue, 4/25|
April 20, 2015
The Duke Ellington Center for the Arts (DECFA), headed by renowned dancer/choreographer Mercedes Ellington, the Duke's granddaughter, will celebrate Ellington's 116th birthday this year on Saturday, A...
|VIDEO: John Oliver Gets Special Song of Support from Michael Bolton on LAST WEEK!|
April 13, 2015
On last night's LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER , nobody likes the IRS, but recent budget and staff cuts have made it increasingly difficult for the department to do its very important job.
|White House to Host PBS Concert Celebrating Gospel Music This June|
April 10, 2015
"The Gospel Tradition: In Performance at the White House" showcases an evening of celebration with President and Mrs. Obama at the White House in honor of gospel music and its profound influence on Am...
|New Digital Release of Billy Holiday Albums Celebrates Century of Lady Day|
April 07, 2015
Just in time for the 100th anniversary of the birth of Billie Holiday on April 7, 2015, Universal Music Enterprises honors the iconic artist with the simultaneous digital release of 17 classic Holiday...
|Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts to Welcome Grammy Winners Take 6, 4/18|
April 07, 2015
Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College continues its 60th Anniversary Season with a concert by Grammy-winning a cappella jazz group Take 6 on Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 8pm.
|Smallpools LOVETAP! Debut Out Now on RCA Records|
March 25, 2015
Los Angeles-based indie pop group Smallpools has joined forces with Smule, the leading developer of mobile music apps, to bring songs from their new album to fans and music enthusiasts around the worl...
|2015 New York Hot Jazz Fest to Kick Off May 3|
March 24, 2015
Following the success of the previous two festivals, the 3rd Annual New York Hot Jazz Festival -- produced by the impresario Michael 'Misha' Katsobashvili, performer Bria Skonberg, and composer/produc...
|Ottawa's Rat Pack Performs Crooner Classics for Make-A-Wish Ontario|
March 24, 2015
The 5th Annual World Wish Day Concert, featuring a 10 piece jazz band orchestra, with crooners Michael Pytura and Johnny Vegas performing, comes to Ottawa April 23, 2015.
|Freda Payne Debuts at Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club|
March 23, 2015
Freda Payne is a Detroit native who never realized her talents until the early age of twelve. Her piano teacher discovered her singing ability and from that point on Freda was singing for local affair...
|Gabrielle Stravelli to Perform at New Jersey's Watchung Arts Center, 3/28|
March 20, 2015
GABRIELLE STRAVELLI - the acclaimed pop/jazz vocalist called 'ingenious' by The Wall Street Journal and known from her tours with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, appearances at the 92nd Street Y...
|Dave Stahl Big Band to Return to EPAC Next Month|
March 17, 2015
EPAC is proud to once again present the Dave Stahl Big Band on April 9th, at 7:30 at EPAC's Sharadin Bigler Theater! Dave Stahl draws some of the finest musicians in the world for these concert events...
|Corky Hale, Freda Payne Set for Billie Holiday 100th Birthday Celebration at Catalina Jazz Club, 4/6|
March 13, 2015
Acclaimed Jazz harpist-pianist-vocalist Corky Hale will present a 100th Birthday Show honoring Billie Holiday on Monday, April 6 at the Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood. Special guests will include sin...