|Julie Taymor to Curate, Host First National Sawdust+ Concert in Brooklyn This Nov|
October 07, 15
Visionary director Julie Taymor will curate and host the first National Sawdust+ concert on Friday, November 6 at 7:30pm. MADE IN BROOKLYN, an evening inspired by that artistically fertile corner of N...
|WMI to Welcome Cucho Valdes in Tribute to Afro-Cuban Group Irakere at Town Hall, 11/10|
October 07, 15
World Music Institute presents on its new Masters of Cuban Music series one of the most influential figures in modern Afro-Cuban jazz: the Cuban pianist, composer and arranger Chucho Valdes.
|I WANT MY 80s CONCERT Set for Theater at Madison Square Garden This Nov|
September 15, 15
MSG Entertainment and Fun Music Presents have just announced the biggest '80s party New York City has ever seen, will take the stage at the Theater at Madison Square Garden on Friday, November 6, 2015...
|World Music Institute to Welcome Two African Legends to New York This Fall|
August 25, 15
World Music Institute debuts its brand-new series MASTERS OF AFRICAN MUSIC with two legends ORLANDO JULIUS & THE AFRO SOUNDZ at LPR and KASSE MADY DIABATE at the Met Museum this fall.
|Janka Nabay to Play Two Shows in New York This Month|
August 04, 15
Sierra Leonean bubu master Janka Nabay and his band, The Bubu Gang, will play two New York shows, August 9 and August 19. Their shows will feature material from Nabay's first full-length album in the ...
|Neuroscientist and Composer Dave Soldier Releases Two Collections via Mulatta Records|
July 27, 15
These companion releases of Soldier's solo piano (In Black & White) and quartet music (In Four Color) dissect and explore the two classic forms of the classical tradition. Together they encompass five...
|Chucho Valdes, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Flamenco Festival & More Set for World Music Institute's 2015-16 Season|
July 27, 15
The World Music Institute has announced its 30th Anniversary, 2015-16 season -- the debut season for Artistic Director Par Neiburger. Recognizing the ever-expanding nature of world music, Neiburger sh...
|Isle of Klezbos to Bring 'J. EDGAR KLEZMER' to HERE This June|
April 29, 15
Isle of Klezbos and Eve Sicular are proud to announce their New York City debut engagement of J. EDGAR KLEZMER: Songs from my Grandmother's FBI Files at HERE (145 Sixth Ave) for five shows only from J...
|Rana Santacruz to Release New Album POR AHI in Time for Cinco de Mayo|
April 22, 15
Just in time for Cinco de Mayo, RANA SANTACRUZ will release his new CD POR AHI on May 5th. 'Por Ahi' (Somewhere) conjures a bold and original mix of Mexican, Celtic, bluegrass and Balkan sounds.
|JAZZ & COLORS to Return to the Met Museum This Month|
April 15, 15
Following an electric evening of jazz performances at The Metropolitan Museum of Art this past January, Jazz & Colors returns with a more focused and intimate experience. Programmed in collaboration w...
|Dancas Ocultas and Nathalie Pires Come to NJPAC, 6/6|
March 31, 15
New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening with Nathalie Pires, the "ambassador of fado," co-headlines with Dancas Ocultas in an exhilarating evening of contemporary Portuguese musi...
|Chaka Khan, Boy George & More Added to NJPAC's Summer Music Lineup|
March 31, 15
Get ready for a spectacular summer at New Jersey Performance Arts Center (NJPAC) in Newark, New Jersey announces new shows! See Ten-time Grammy Award winner and international icon Chaka Khan ('Ain't N...
|Chaka Khan, Stephanie Mills, Culture Club and More Set for NJPAC This Summer|
March 30, 15
Get ready for a spectacular summer at New Jersey Performance Arts Center (NJPAC) in Newark, New Jersey announces new shows!
|Philip Selway Expands North American Tour|
March 24, 15
Philip Selway has expanded his 2015 North American tour into the month of August and the country of Canada. As with previously announced headline engagements in New York, Seattle, Portland and San Fra...
|Years & Years to Release Debut Full-Length Album 'Communion', 6/22|
March 24, 15
PRNewswire/ Interscope Records artists Years & Years will release their highly anticipated debut full-length album, entitled Communion, on June 22 nd
|World Music Institute & 92Y to Welcome King Sunny Ade & His African Beats This June|
March 19, 15
The World Music Institute and 92nd Street Y announce a rare U.S. appearance by Nigerian superstar King Sunny Ade & His African Beats on Friday, June 26, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. at 92Y, to kick off WMI's 30t...
|JULIAN CUBILLOS Announces Record Release Show at LPR on 4/4|
March 13, 15
The LA-raised, NYC transplant and soulscaper Julian Cubillos releases his third studio album on the New York-based record label Tiny Montgomery on Tuesday, March 31st, 2015.
|Christine And The Queens to Make US Live Debut at SXSW |
March 04, 15
Christine And The Queens will make her American live debut at SXSW to showcase her highly anticipated debut US EP, Saint Claude, featuring runaway French hits 'Saint Claude' and 'Christine,' the latte...
|Greg Holden Announces U.S. Tour With Delta Rae|
March 03, 15
Following on the heels of his sold-out show at New York's Le Poisson Rouge, singer and songwriter Greg Holden has announced a series of upcoming shows, including a spring tour with Sire recording arti...
|Greg Holden Set To Release Debut Album "Chase The Sun"|
January 27, 15
New York-based singer and songwriter Greg Holden will release his debut album for Warner Bros. Records, entitled Chase The Sun, on April 14, 2015.
|AVAN LAVA Set for 'Make It Real' Tour|
January 12, 15
New York's dance pop band AVAN LAVA will go on their 'Make It Real' tour that coincides with the release of their eagerly anticipated Make It Real EP which will come out 2/24 via Atlas Chair.
|Kat Edmonson Performs on CBS; Winter Tour Dates Announced|
January 05, 15
Kat Edmonson performed "Rainy Day Woman" and "All The Way," two tracks from her critically acclaimed album The Big Picture, on "CBS This Morning: Saturday" January 3.
|VIDEO: Live Footage Releases New Version of ANNIE's 'Hard Knock Life'|
December 23, 14
To celebrate the release of the new ANNIE movie, Brooklyn cello/drums duo Live Footage just dropped their new version of the song, 'Hard Knock Life.' Watch and listen below!
|Philip Selway Premieres New Video for AROUND AGAIN|
November 17, 14
Philip Selway is excited to premiere the new video for the track 'Around Again' off his stellar second album, Weatherhouse (Bella Union).
|Pianist Conrad Tao Comes to Boston Tonight|
November 14, 14
Pianist/composer phenom Conrad Tao will bring his extraordinary talents to Boston this fall to perform a cutting-edge “groupmuse” – a new kind of music event which falls somewhere between an intimate ...