Paul Simon News

Date Of Birth:
October 13, 1941 (72)
Birth Place:
USA
Gender:
Male
Percussionist Cyro Baptista to Perform at Pepperdine's Smothers Theatre, 10/5
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2014

One of the planet's premier percussionists, Cyro Baptista, leads a quartet of some of the most exciting musicians from the New York world music scene, in a unique, colorful performance at Pepperdine University's Smothers Theatre at 7 p.m. on Sunday October 5. (more...)

The Corinthian Singers Present BACH AND BEYOND, 9/21
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2014

The next concert by Adelaide choir The Corinthian Singers, at St John's Church, Halifax Street, Adelaide at 3pm, Sunday 21 September, will be Bach and Beyond - pertaining to all things Bach. (more...)

Meet the Current Casts of Broadway's Long Running Shows - MOTOWN
by BWW Special Coverage - Aug 24, 2014

A great, big Broadway season is on its way, with fourteen productions already slated to open in the next few months. With weeks until the craziness begins, there is still plenty of time to catch up on what's been going on at Broadway's already occupied theaters. BroadwayWorld will be profiling the hits of the Great White Way that continue to draw crowds after months, years, and (in some cases) decades. Meet the current cast of Broadway's MOTOWN below! (more...)

BWW CD Reviews: Leslie Odom Jr.'s LESLIE ODOM JR. Gives All the Heart
by David Clarke - Aug 22, 2014

Leslie Odom Jr. took a risk to progress his career with a solo album. He turned to Kickstarter and received copious donations from his loyal fans. Funded with almost $11,000 more than his original goal, Leslie Odom Jr., who had caught our attention on SMASH, entered the studio. Now, fans and newcomers alike can revel in the glory of his decadently jazzy debut solo album, and after just one listen, I'm sure that you'll be hooked. (more...)

LOS CLAXONS to Play Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, 9/14
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, recently named 'Best Live Music Venue' by Las Vegas Weekly and 'Best New Venue' by Vegas Seven, is thrilled to announce Los Claxons live at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, Sunday, September 14th, 2014. Doors 7:00 PM || Show 8:00 PMTickets are available ONLINE AT WWW.TICKETFLY.com (more...)

Nico & Vinz's First U.S. Album 'Black Star Elephant' Out 9/16
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

Afro-Norwegian duo Nico & Vinz' will release their first U.S. album Black Star Elephant on September 16th on Warner Bros. Records. (more...)

The Philly POPS to Open 2014-15 Season with ERA OF ABBA, 10/17-19
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

The Philly POPS launches its 36th season with the sound of the 70's, highlighting the electrifying music of ABBA, known worldwide through the successful Broadway musical Mamma Mia!. Also included on the program will be disco hits and music of Carole King, Paul Simon and John Denver. On Friday October 17 (8 p.m.), Saturday, October 18 (3 p.m.) and Sunday, October 19 (3 p.m.), the Era of Abba will be conducted by Music Director Michael Krajewski and feature the internationally renowned vocal ensemble Rajaton from Finland. (more...)

Cyndi Lauper, Richard Gere and New York Yankees Join Forces on HENRY & ME Animated Film, Premiering Tonight in NYC
by Movies News Desk - Aug 18, 2014

Henry & Me will have its world premiere at the Ziegfeld Theater (141 W 54th St.) in New York City tonight, August 18, 2014, as well as a limited theatrical engagement in partnership with Bow Tie Cinemas in New York City prior to its worldwide DVD and digital launch (Video On Demand, Amazon, iTunes, etc.) on September 9, 2014. (more...)

Robert Earl Keen to Perform at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, 9/30
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, recently named 'Best Live Music Venue' by Las Vegas Weekly and 'Best New Venue' by Vegas Seven, is thrilled to announce Robert Earl Keen live at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, Tuesday, September 30. (more...)

Leslie Odom, Jr. Releases Debut Album
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2014

'SMASH', 'Person of Interest', and 'House of Lies' actor Leslie Odom Jr. has released his self-titled debut album! It is now available at all major online retailers including iTunes, Amazon, and CD Baby. (more...)

Streets of Laredo Announce New Album Volume I & II, Release New Track and Album Trailer
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2014

Brooklyn-based, New Zealanders' Streets of Laredo have announced their first full-length album, Volume I & II on Dine Alone Records, out October 7th. (more...)

Exclusive Recording Contract Up for Grabs for 2014 Sarah Vaughan Competition Winner
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2014

The New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), Larry Rosen Productions (LRP), and Concord Music Group announce a landmark agreement to provide an exclusive recording contract offer to record and release an album on Concord Records to the winner of the 2014 Sarah Vaughan International jazz Vocal Competition, now known as the SASSY awards. (more...)

Sales Of New Kris Allen Album, 'Horizons' To Benefit Music Empowers Foundation
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2014

NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ American Idol Winner and singer/songwriter Kris Allen and the Music Empowers Foundation announced today that a portion of the proceeds from each sale of his newest album, 'Horizons' will be given to the Music Empowers Foundation. 'Horizons' is scheduled to be released on Tuesday, August 12, 2014. (more...)

Vince Gill & The Time Jumpers to Close PCI's Summer Concert Series, 8/30
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2014

Nashville's best and brightest studio musicians The Time Jumpers - including the venerable Vince Gill - bring Music City to Park City on Saturday, August 30. I (more...)

Carnegie Hall to Present UBUNTU: Music and Arts of South Africa Festival, 10/8-11/5
by BWW News Desk - Aug 07, 2014

This fall, Carnegie Hall launches UBUNTU: Music and Arts of South Africa, a month-long festival from October 8 to November 5, 2014, featuring an exciting array of events to be presented at Carnegie Hall and partner venues throughout New York City, inviting audiences to explore the incredibly dynamic and diverse culture of South Africa. Single tickets for all festival events at Carnegie Hall will go on sale to the general public on Monday, August 25 at 8:00 a.m. (more...)

Photo Flash: Daniel Reichard Performs in Broadway at Birdland Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 06, 2014

The Broadway at Birdland concert series was proud to present theater and concert star Daniel Reichard at the historic music room on Monday, August 4th at 7 PM. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

Angelique Kidjo to Headline Carnegie Hall in Tribute of Miriam Makeba, 11/5
by BWW News Desk - Aug 05, 2014

Angelique Kidjo is set to headline Carnegie Hall on November 5 in a tribute to "Mama Africa," the great South African singer and political activist Miriam Makeba-whom Kidjo cites as her own role model and career-long inspiration. (more...)

Lincoln Center to Live-Stream Three Concerts This Week, Including Emmylou Harris and Rosanne Cash
by BWW News Desk - Aug 04, 2014

Continuing its popular live-stream series, which recently featured a Memorial Concert for Pete and Toshi Seeger in July, Lincoln Center will live-stream concerts on August 6 at 7:30 pm, featuring Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell plus an opening set by Robert Ellis; on August 8 at 7:30 pm with sets by The Campbell Brothers performing a sacred steel version of John Coltrane's A Love Supreme and Cassandra Wilson; and August 9 at 6 pm featuring Rosanne Cash, The Lone Bellow, and Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale. (more...)

THE WILD FEATHERS Announce Fall 2014 Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - Aug 04, 2014

American rock quintet The Wild Feathers have announced that they will hit the road for additional tour dates this fall in support of their self-titled, critically lauded debut album. (more...)

Jody Gerson Named Chairman & CEO of Universal Music Publishing Group
by BWW News Desk - Aug 01, 2014

Universal Music Group (UMG), the world's leading music company, announced today that it has appointed Jody Gerson as Chairman and CEO of the company's music publishing division, Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG), effective January 1, 2015. (more...)

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