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Legendary Music Figure Dan Hicks Passes Away At 74 After Two-Year Battle With CancerLegendary Music Figure Dan Hicks Passes Away At 74 After Two-Year Battle With Cancer
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2016

Dan Hicks--widely acknowledged as one of the defining figures in American roots music--passed away today (2/6/16) at age 74 after a two-year battle with cancer at his home in Mill Valley, CA. (more...)

West Coast Premiere of WAITING FOR JOHNNY DEPP Begins 3/25 at Whitefire TheatreWest Coast Premiere of WAITING FOR JOHNNY DEPP Begins 3/25 at Whitefire Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2016

? K.I.S.S. Theatricals announces the West Coast Premiere of WAITING FOR JOHNNY DEPP, a zany one-woman musical created by multi-award winning writers and composers.  Directed by Holly Friedman. L.A. Music Awards' Singer/Songwriter of the Year Deedee O'Malley stars as the quirky Rita Donatella.  The show is set to open March 25th, at The Whitefire Theatre. Tickets available at:  http://johnnydepp.brownpapertickets.com/ (more...)

UCPAC to Welcome Singer-Songwriter Shannon McNally, 2/27UCPAC to Welcome Singer-Songwriter Shannon McNally, 2/27
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2016

?Americana artist Shannon McNally will perform at The Loft at Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway on Saturday, February 27th at 8 p.m.  Tickets are just $20 and can be purchased at www.ucpac.org.  The concert is part of the on-going Split Level Concert Series which highlights critically acclaimed singer-songwriters in a uniquely intimate setting.  (more...)

Jim Gaffigan, Carl Reiner Lend Voices to Animated Film DUCK DUCK GOOSEJim Gaffigan, Carl Reiner Lend Voices to Animated Film DUCK DUCK GOOSE
by TV News Desk - Feb 2, 2016

Original Force Animation continues to add cast and filmmaking talent to its first animated feature DUCK DUCK GOOSE. Joining the impressive list of vocal talent, actor/writer Jim Gaffigan has been cast in one of the film's leading roles and will voice the rebellious but lovable goose Peng. Legendary director/writer/actor Carl Reiner will voice Larry, a venerable, wise and loyal friend who happens to be a turtle. (more...)

Jim Gaffigan and Carl Reiner Join Original Force Animation's 2017 Family Comedy 'Duck Duck Goose'Jim Gaffigan and Carl Reiner Join Original Force Animation's 2017 Family Comedy 'Duck Duck Goose'
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2016

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Guitar Center Teams with Grammy-Winner Vince Gill to Launch a Nationwide Search for Undiscovered GuitaristsGuitar Center Teams with Grammy-Winner Vince Gill to Launch a Nationwide Search for Undiscovered Guitarists
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

Guitar Center has partnered with GRAMMY Award-winning country music legend Vince Gill to present OnStage with Vince Gill. Now in its fifth installment, the artist discovery program offers undiscovered guitarists career-launching opportunities (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - PBS Documentary LORETTA LYNN: STILL A MOUNTAIN GIRLVIDEO: First Look - PBS Documentary LORETTA LYNN: STILL A MOUNTAIN GIRL
by TV News Desk - Jan 29, 2016

Loretta Lynn: Still a Mountain Girl, premiering Friday, March 4 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) during Women's History Month as part of the 30th anniversary season of THIRTEEN's American Masters series. (more...)

Sony/ATV Promotes Jennifer Knoepfle to SVP and Head of West Coast A&RSony/ATV Promotes Jennifer Knoepfle to SVP and Head of West Coast A&R
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2016

?Sony/ATV Music Publishing has promoted Jennifer Knoepfle to the role of Senior Vice President and Head of West Coast A&R, based in the company's Los Angeles office. (more...)

VIDEO: Chelsea Handler Smoked Pot with Willie Nelson for Her New Netflix DocuseriesVIDEO: Chelsea Handler Smoked Pot with Willie Nelson for Her New Netflix Docuseries
by - Jan 20, 2016

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, Chelsea Handler talked about the time she got stoned with Willie Nelson, hit on the head wiht trees and more for her Netflix docuseries "Chelsea Does." (more...)

Cyndi Lauper & More Featured on Willie Nelson's Gershwin Tribute Album; Out 2/26Cyndi Lauper & More Featured on Willie Nelson's Gershwin Tribute Album; Out 2/26
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2016

Legacy Recordings today announced forthcoming release of Summertime: Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin on Friday, February 26, 2016. (more...)

Celia Cruz, Herbie Hancock Among Recording Academy  Special Merit Award RecipientsCelia Cruz, Herbie Hancock Among Recording Academy Special Merit Award Recipients
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2016

The Recording AcademyŽ announced its Special Merit Awards recipients today, and this year's Lifetime Achievement Award honorees are Ruth Brown, Celia Cruz, Earth, Wind & Fire, Herbie Hancock, Jefferson Airplane, Linda Ronstadt, and RUN DMC. (more...)

T.G. Sheppard to Kick Off 2016 with Appearances on RAY STEVENS, JOEY CANYON ShowsT.G. Sheppard to Kick Off 2016 with Appearances on RAY STEVENS, JOEY CANYON Shows
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2016

Since making a successful comeback in 2015 with his latest critically-acclaimed album, Legendary Friends & Country Duets, T.G. Sheppard is carrying that momentum into the new year, with multiple upcoming television appearances on RFD-TV hit shows "Ray Stevens' Nashville" and "The Joey Canyon Show." (more...)

Country Music Icon Vince Gill to be Inducted into Guitar Center's Historic RockWalkCountry Music Icon Vince Gill to be Inducted into Guitar Center's Historic RockWalk
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2016

Guitar Center is proud to announce the upcoming induction of Grammy Award-winning country music legend Vince Gill into the retailer's historic RockWalk. (more...)

'American Sound and Beauty' Opens Friday at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum'American Sound and Beauty' Opens Friday at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2016

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will unveil American Sound and Beauty: Guitars from the Bachman-Gretsch Collection this Friday, Jan. 15, 2016. The exhibition, which will run through July, is the largest exhibition of stringed instruments ever mounted by the museum. Seventy-five guitars offer the public its most comprehensive look at the renowned Bachman-Gretsch collection. The opening will be celebrated with two weekends of special programming.  (more...)

AMERICAN MASTERS to Present All-New Loretta Lynn Documentary, 3/4AMERICAN MASTERS to Present All-New Loretta Lynn Documentary, 3/4
by TV News Desk - Jan 11, 2016

Still going strong after more than 50 years, 'The Queen of Country Music' is now the subject of the new documentary American Masters -- LORETTA LYNN: STILL A MOUNTAIN GIRL premiering nationwide Friday, March 4 at 9 p.m. on PBS (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWWMusicWorld.com for 1/3/2016 - 1/10/2016Hottest Articles on BWWMusicWorld.com for 1/3/2016 - 1/10/2016
by BWW - Jan 10, 2016

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Neil Young, Sheryl Crow & More Set for FARM AID 30 on AXS TV, 1/10Neil Young, Sheryl Crow & More Set for FARM AID 30 on AXS TV, 1/10
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2016

Each year, Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews host a Farm Aid concert to bring together a wide variety of artists, farmers and fans for one mission: keeping family farmers on the land. (more...)

The Billy Joel Channel to Return to SiriusXM on January 15The Billy Joel Channel to Return to SiriusXM on January 15
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2016

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APA Signs Platinum-Selling Artist Taylor Hicks; New Album Out This YearAPA Signs Platinum-Selling Artist Taylor Hicks; New Album Out This Year
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2016

Taylor Hicks, the platinum-selling artist and entertainer from Alabama whose soulful vocals won over America's heart and the fifth season of American Idol at the height of the singing competition phenomenon's ratings heyday, has signed with APA (more...)

Austin Samba to Present TEXAS! A Horse Opera, 2/6Austin Samba to Present TEXAS! A Horse Opera, 2/6
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2016

Austin Samba, Austin's internationally-renowned traditional Rio-style samba school presents Texas! A Horse Opera one night only, Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 7:00 pm at Stateside at the Paramount, located at 716 Congress Avenue in Austin. (more...)

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