Chuck Berry News

Date Of Birth:
October 18, 1926 (87)
Birth Place:
St. Louis, MO, USA
Gender:
Male
Chuck Berry and Peter Sellars Honoured at the 2014 Polar Music Prize
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2014

LONDON, August 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE BEATLES' 50th Brings Their Rock and Roll Celebration Back to the Hollywood Bowl
by Shari Barrett - Aug 23, 2014

The anticipation of celebrating the 50th anniversary of that memorable night, August 23, 1964 when I saw The Beatles live at the Hollywood Bowl for the first time, had me excited for days, knowing this time I would be able to hear the music and celebrate it along with a sold out Hollywood Bowl audience eager to experience some of the best music ever written. And I was not disappointed. The show ROCKED! (more...)

JD McPherson Comes to the Fox Theatre, 11/12; Tickets on Sale Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

Z2 Entertainment is proud to present JD McPherson at the Fox Theatre on Wednesday, November 12th, 2014. (more...)

50th Anniversary of the Beatles in Pittsburgh Concert Set for Benedum Center, 9/13
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2014

Fifty years ago, the Beatles came to America.... and made their only Pittsburgh appearance at the Civic Arena on September 14, 1964. Legendary concert promoter Pat DiCesare, who brought the band to Pittsburgh for its historic performance, will reprise his role by hosting a series of events, including a tribute concert featuring Beatlemania Now, on September 13th at 8pm, at the Benedum Center. (more...)

The Feed Releases New Album OUTSIDER
by BWW News Desk - Aug 05, 2014

Urgent and infectious, The Feed return with sophomore album, Outsider, a collection of scuzzed out jams that rock like T. Rex at a Spoon concert, but with the lo-fi feedback of a Strokes album. And after a 3 year hiatus, their return couldn't come soon enough. (more...)

Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces JAMES BROWN Film Series
by Movies News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today James Brown: The Hardest Working Man in Show Business (August 29 - September 1). (more...)

Brandon Bennett's ELVIS MY WAY Returns to Suncoast Showroom, 8/16-17
by BWW News Desk - Jul 03, 2014

Brandon Bennett returns to the Suncoast Showroom to celebrate the "King of Rock and Roll" with his "Elvis My Way" show on August 16 and 17. (more...)

Imelda May to Play the Bowery Ballroom, 7/29; TRIBAL Out 9/23 on Verve
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2014

On account of exciting and extensive tour commitments abroad, Irish rocker Imelda May is looking to the fall for the U.S. release of her upcoming album Tribal on Verve Records. The album, which debuted at #1 in Ireland and #3 in the UK, will now be released on September 23. In the meantime, May has also added a second sold out show at Dublin's O2 Arena. (more...)

Sony Movie Channel to Present 'Music Movie Month' This July
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2014

Film and music collide, asSony Movie Channel (SMC) presents its second annual 'Music Movie Month,' starting Tuesday, July 1, at 10 p.m. ET, with NEIL YOUNG JOURNEYS, and Paul McCartney in WINGS OVER THE WORLD. (more...)

Will Friedwald's 'Clip Joint: A Video Music Mixtape' Set for Independence Day Americana Special, 6/24
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2014

On Tuesday June 24, from 7 to 10 PM, Will Friedwald's 'Clip Joint: A Video Music Mixtape' is set for The Independence Day Americana Special. (more...)

The Jazz Scene Updates
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2014

Next Show: THE (pre) FOURTH OF JULY SPECIAL - CLASSIC AMERICANA (more...)

City Lights Releases WOMAN WITH GUITAR by Paul and Beth Garon
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2014

Universally recognized as one of the greatest blues artists, Memphis Minnie (1897-1973) wrote and recorded hundreds of songs. Blues people as diverse as Muddy Waters, Johnny Shines, Big Mama Thornton, and Chuck Berry have acknowledged her as a major influence. At a time when most female vocalists sang Tin Pan Alley material, Minnie wrote her own lyrics and accompanied her singing with virtuoso guitar playing. Thanks to her merciless imagination and dark humor, her songs rank among the most vigorous and challenging popular poetry in any language. (more...)

BOOGIE STOMP! Adds Two Performances to Final Week; Closes May 31
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2014

Due to overwhelming popular demand, Variations Theatre Group is adding two additional performances (Wed. evening & Sat. matinee) to the final week of BOOGIE STOMP! at the Chain Theatre. Performances began on May 8th and the limited Off-Broadway engagement is set to run through this Saturday evening, May 31st. (more...)

Photo Flash: BOOGIE STOMP! Hosts Special Gala Performance
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2014

Variations Theatre Group is presenting a limited Off-Broadway engagement of BOOGIE STOMP! direct to NYC from the production's sold out tour of Russia. VTG hosted a special gala performance of BOOGIE STOMP! on May 16th and the crowd included Daniel S. Wise, author and director of last season's Broadway musical, Soul Doctor. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

Off-Broadway's BOOGIE STOMP! Hosts Gala Performance Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2014

Variations Theatre Group presents a limited Off-Broadway engagement of BOOGIE STOMP! direct to NYC from the production's sold out tour of Russia. Performances began on May 8th and there will be a special gala performance tonight (Friday) at 7 PM including a cocktail reception and catered buffet supper at The Chain Theatre. (more...)

BOOGIE STOMP! Opens Tomorrow Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2014

Variations Theatre Group presents a limited Off-Broadway engagement of BOOGIE STOMP! direct to NYC from the production's sold out tour of Russia. Performances began on May 8th and the Opening Night is set for tomorrow (Thursday, May 15) at The Chain Theatre. (more...)

Cast of Off-Broadway's BOOGIE STOMP! Set for SiriusXM Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2014

Bob Baldori and Arthur Migliazza, stars of Off-Broadway's BOOGIE STOMP!, will be Dave Marsh's special guest this evening on SiriusXM Radio's E Street Station. The interview with Baldori and Migliazza will air live tonight (Tuesday) at 6 PM. Performances of BOOGIE STOMP! began on May 8th and the Opening Night is set for this Thursday, May 15th at The Chain Theatre. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Off-Broadway's BOOGIE STOMP! with Bob Baldori & Arthur Migliazza
by Stage Tube - May 09, 2014

BOOGIE STOMP! began Off-Broadway performances last night, direct from the production's sold out tour of Russia. Opening Night is next Thursday, May 15th at The Chain Theatre. (more...)

BOOGIE STOMP! Begins Performances Tonight Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - May 08, 2014

Variations Theatre Group presents a limited engagement of BOOGIE STOMP! direct to NYC from the production's sold out tour of Russia. Performances will begin tonight, May 8th, with the Opening Night set for May 15th at The Chain Theatre. (more...)

BOOGIE STOMP! Begins Performances Tomorrow Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2014

Variations Theatre Group presents a limited engagement of BOOGIE STOMP! direct to NYC from the production's sold out tour of Russia. Performances will begin tomorrow, May 8th, with the Opening Night set for May 15th at The Chain Theatre. (more...)

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