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Chris Cornell, Lorde & More to Judge 2016 International Songwriting CompetitionChris Cornell, Lorde & More to Judge 2016 International Songwriting Competition
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2016

Nashville, TN: The International Songwriting Competition (ISC) today announced its panel of judges for the 2016 competition. Included on the panel are many iconic, high-profile recording artists (more...)

Chris Cornell Among Judges of 2016 International Songwriting Competition (ISC)Chris Cornell Among Judges of 2016 International Songwriting Competition (ISC)
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2016

The International Songwriting Competition (ISC) today announced its panel of judges for the 2016 competition. Included on the panel are many iconic, high-profile recording artists (more...)

Sneak Peek - American Masters to Present of THE HIGHWAYMEN: FRIENDS TILL THE ENDSneak Peek - American Masters to Present of THE HIGHWAYMEN: FRIENDS TILL THE END
by TV News Desk - Mar 29, 2016

Frequently referred to as 'the Mount Rushmore of country music,' The Highwaymen Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash, and Kris Kristofferson were American country music's first bona fide supergroup (more...)

Charley Pride to Receive Master Award at 3rd Annual Ameripolitan Music AwardsCharley Pride to Receive Master Award at 3rd Annual Ameripolitan Music Awards
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2016

?The 3rd Annual Ameripolitan Music Awards will be held Tuesday, February 16th, 8:00 pm at the historic Paramount Theatre, 713 Congress Avenue in downtown Austin, Texas with music legend and past Ameripolitan winner Ray Benson as host. Charley Pride (Master Award) will join Wanda Jackson (Founder of the Sound) and Red Simpson (Founder of the Sound) as special award recipients. Tickets are available at austintheatre.org, the Paramount Theatre box office, and by phone at (512) 474-1221.  (more...)

The Doyle & Debbie Show to Run at Stateside at the Paramount This Valentine's DayThe Doyle & Debbie Show to Run at Stateside at the Paramount This Valentine's Day
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2016

Ameripolitan Awards Productions announces the addition of critically acclaimed The Doyle & Debbie Show to the Ameripolitan Music Awards weekend celebration. Created by Bruce Arntson, and starring Bruce Arntson, Jenny Littleton and Matt Carlton, The Doyle & Debbie Show will run two days before the awards at Stateside at the Paramount, on February 14-15, 2016 at 7pm. (more...)

Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real to Release New Album SOMETHING REAL, 2/26Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real to Release New Album SOMETHING REAL, 2/26
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2015

SOMETHING REAL is about to come your way. On February 26, 2016, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real will deliver its heavily-anticipated third album, SOMETHING REAL, on the Royal Potato Family imprint. (more...)

Asleep at the Wheel to Say MERRY TEXAS CHRISTMAS Y'ALL at The Grand, 12/22Asleep at the Wheel to Say MERRY TEXAS CHRISTMAS Y'ALL at The Grand, 12/22
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2015

Nine-time Grammy award winners, Asleep at the Wheel returns to The Grand 1894 Opera House with a popular western swing holiday themed concert, 'Merry Texas Christmas Y'all,' on Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at 8pm and is part of Galveston Island's Winter Wonder Island Celebration. (more...)

PACE Center's Holiday Season SetPACE Center's Holiday Season Set
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2015

With the wonder and glory of the Holiday Season right around the corner, celebrate it with some of the nation's best performers and local homegrown favorites at the PACE Center in Parker. (more...)

Kat Edmonson Adds Fall 2015 Tour Dates, Including Joe's Pub in NYCKat Edmonson Adds Fall 2015 Tour Dates, Including Joe's Pub in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2015

After playing summer festivals across the U.S., Kat Edmonson confirms new North American headlining dates this fall including consecutive nights at Joe's Pub in New York. She'll be performing songs from her critically acclaimed album The Big Picture, available now on Sony Music Masterworks. (more...)

6th Annual Chalk Walk Comes to Round Rock This Weekend6th Annual Chalk Walk Comes to Round Rock This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2015

The 6th Annual Chalk Walk and Arts Festival will be held in downtown Round Rock at - Centennial Park - this weekend, October 2 and 3. (more...)

Kat Edmonson Adds Fall 2015 Tour Dates, Including Joe's Pub in NYCKat Edmonson Adds Fall 2015 Tour Dates, Including Joe's Pub in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2015

After playing summer festivals across the U.S., Kat Edmonson confirms new North American headlining dates this fall including consecutive nights at Joe's Pub in New York. She'll be performing songs from her critically acclaimed album The Big Picture, available now on Sony Music Masterworks. (more...)

6th Annual Chalk Walk Comes to Round Rock, 10/26th Annual Chalk Walk Comes to Round Rock, 10/2
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2015

The 6th Annual Chalk Walk and Arts Festival will be held in downtown Round Rock at - Centennial Park - on October 2 and 3. (more...)

The Grand 1894 Opera House Sets 2015-16 Performing Arts Season: THE PRODUCERS, RAGTIME & MoreThe Grand 1894 Opera House Sets 2015-16 Performing Arts Season: THE PRODUCERS, RAGTIME & More
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2015

The Grand 1894 Opera House has just announced it new 2015-16 Performing Arts Season - A World of Entertainment and new subscriptions ( a minimum of four performances) may now be purchased on line. Single tickets for each performance - if available - will go on sale Monday, July 13th.  To view the entire new Performing Art Season and to order tickets online, visit www.thegrand.com.  For phone inquiries, please call the Box Office at 409.765.1894 or 800.821.1894. (more...)

Kat Edmonson Confirms North American Summer, Fall Tour DatesKat Edmonson Confirms North American Summer, Fall Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2015

Kat Edmonson plays summer festivals and confirms North American tour dates this Fall in support of her critically acclaimed album The Big|Brave Picture, available now on Sony Music Masterworks. Please see full tour dates below. (more...)

Andrea McArdle, Billie Holiday & More to Be Inducted Into Philadelphia Music Walk of FameAndrea McArdle, Billie Holiday & More to Be Inducted Into Philadelphia Music Walk of Fame
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2015

The Philadelphia Music Alliance (PMA) today announced that The Roots, Ray Benson of Asleep at the Wheel, Cinderella, The Trammps, Andrea McArdle, and WOGL air personality Harvey Holiday will be added to the Philadelphia Music Walk of Fame as members of its Class of 2015. The new honorees - along with previously announced Billie Holiday - have 16 Grammy Awards and a Tony Award nomination among them. They will be formally inducted together October 26, 2015 during afternoon ceremonies along the Avenue of the Arts and celebrated that evening with a special grand gala event. The PMA will be working in conjunction with Avenue of the Arts, Inc., to make all of its fall events extra special. (more...)

Spencer Theater Sets 2015 Summer SeasonSpencer Theater Sets 2015 Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2015

Spencer Theater Summer Season 2015: There's something for everyone in the 18-event line-up, all staged with superior lighting and grand acoustics at the award-winning performance hall in Alto, NM. Pre-performance lobby buffets are offered ($20) before most every show, enabling patrons to easily enjoy a scrumptious hot meal with bar drinks before curtain time. (more...)

Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca, Anthony Rapp, JOSEPHINE & I and More Set for Joe's Pub, 4/1-12Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca, Anthony Rapp, JOSEPHINE & I and More Set for Joe's Pub, 4/1-12
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2015

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its nightly performances, April 1-12, 2015. Details below! (more...)

Gavin Creel, Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 4/5Gavin Creel, Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 4/5
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2015

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its nightly performances running today, March 25 - April 5, 2015. Details below! (more...)

Gavin Creel, Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca and More Set for Joe's Pub, 3/25-4/5Gavin Creel, Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca and More Set for Joe's Pub, 3/25-4/5
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2015

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its nightly performances running March 25 - April 5, 2015. Details below! (more...)

Asleep At The Wheel's Bob Wills Tribute Album Out TodayAsleep At The Wheel's Bob Wills Tribute Album Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2015

Today Relix is premiering Asleep at the Wheel's “The Girl I Left Behind Me” with The Avett Brothers from the upcoming Bob Wills tribute albumStill The King: Celebrating The Music of Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys. “When [The Avetts] came in the studio they were primed and ready to roll,” says Ray Benson, frontman of Asleep at the Wheel. “The result is a joyous romp with hilarious lyrics!” Stream the track via Relix HERE. (more...)

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