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FLYLEAF Announce Fall Tour Kicking Off October 3FLYLEAF Announce Fall Tour Kicking Off October 3
by BWW News Desk - September 2, 2014

FLYLEAF—the five-piece, multi-platinum alternative rock band—announced today (Tuesday, September 2) they'll launch a national fall tour kicking off Friday, October 3 in Lubbock, TX. (more...)
Julian Casablancas & The Voidz premiere 'Human Sadness'Julian Casablancas & The Voidz premiere 'Human Sadness'
by BWW News Desk - September 2, 2014

Julian Casablancas+The Voidz are premiering “Human Sadness,” the first track from their forthcoming debut album, Tyranny. Hear it via YouTube here. Tyranny is out on Cult Records September 23 in the U.S./Canada and October 14 internationally. (more...)
Vacationer Fall Headline Tour Announced, Dates With St. LuciaVacationer Fall Headline Tour Announced, Dates With St. Lucia
by BWW News Desk - September 2, 2014

Vacationer will be on the road in support of their critically acclaimed sophomore album, Relief, this fall headlining a series of dates beginning September 29th in Charlottesville, VA. They will also play select dates with St. Lucia (tour dates listed below) and just announced, Vacationer will play the countdown to kickoff event at Power Plant Live! in Baltimore, MD with Fitz & The Tantrums on September 4th. (more...)
Memoryy Announces 'Young Oblivion' EPMemoryy Announces 'Young Oblivion' EP
by BWW News Desk - September 2, 2014

Memoryy is the alias of Brooklyn-based Shaun Hettinger. Seamlessly bringing together '80s-inspired synths with elements of modern production, his synth-pop lives in a distinct realm between the past & present. Memoryy has just announced his new EP, Young Oblivion- set for release September 30th! (more...)
Lady Gaga Promises More Promo For Tony Bennett Duet Album CHEEK TO CHEEKLady Gaga Promises More Promo For Tony Bennett Duet Album CHEEK TO CHEEK
by Pat Cerasaro - September 2, 2014

Chart-topping pop superstar Lady Gaga is currently on tour promoting her newest album, ARTPOP, but the versatile performer is also set for a new duets album with Tony Bennett titled CHEEK TO CHEEK coming out later this year and promises more promotional appearances for the release in a new announcement. (more...)
Butch Walker Joins Ryan Adams On National Fall TourButch Walker Joins Ryan Adams On National Fall Tour
by BWW News Desk - September 2, 2014

Butch Walker wears many hats. From his early career as a hair metal guitarist to his prodigious songwriting and production resume (which includes work with Pink, Gavin DeGraw, and Weezer) to performing with Taylor Swift at the GRAMMY's to his 6 full-length solo albums, it's likely that if you don't love Butch Walker, you merely haven't heard of him yet. But that is about to change. (more...)
Kevin Spacey Comments On Upcoming Charity ConcertKevin Spacey Comments On Upcoming Charity Concert
by Pat Cerasaro - September 1, 2014

Tickets are now on sale to catch multi-award-winning stage and screen superstar Kevin Spacey crooning some tunes with a 40-piece orchestra as part of KEVIN SPACEY: IN CONCERT. (more...)
New Morgan James Single, 'Call My Name', Now AvailableNew Morgan James Single, 'Call My Name', Now Available
by Pat Cerasaro - August 30, 2014

MOTOWN: THE MUSICAL standout, notable rising Broadway player and recording artist Morgan James recently released a new studio single titled 'Call My Name' and the track is now available to download on iTunes. (more...)
Jason Mraz & Sara Bareilles Duet On Carole King's 'Beautiful' At PantagesJason Mraz & Sara Bareilles Duet On Carole King's 'Beautiful' At Pantages
by Pat Cerasaro - August 29, 2014

Paying tribute to their musical theatre training, internationally celebrated pop stars Jason Mraz and Sara Bareilles teamed up for a heart-lifting duet of a current Broadway showstopper byway of Carole King's 'Beautiful'. (more...)
Sheet Music For 'Try' From Michael Mott's WHERE THE SKY ENDS Now AvailableSheet Music For 'Try' From Michael Mott's WHERE THE SKY ENDS Now Available
by Pat Cerasaro - August 29, 2014

Select sheet music for the material represented on hot new songwriter Michael Mott's debut compilation album WHERE THE SKY ENDS is now available to purchase. (more...)
Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett Set For CHEEK TO CHEEK HSN Special, 9/13Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett Set For CHEEK TO CHEEK HSN Special, 9/13
by Pat Cerasaro - August 29, 2014

Iconic crooner Tony Bennett teams up with chart-topping pop superstar Lady Gaga for a new duets album titled CHEEK TO CHEEK containing multiple American Songbook standards and a new behind the scenes special spotlighting the collaborative effort is set for HSN next month according to a new announcement. (more...)
Jessie J Recounts WHISTLE DOWN THE WIND Mishap & Nicki Minaj VMA Wardrobe MalfunctionJessie J Recounts WHISTLE DOWN THE WIND Mishap & Nicki Minaj VMA Wardrobe Malfunction
by Pat Cerasaro - August 28, 2014

Chart-topping pop star and onetime West End player Jessie J recounts a horrific mishap that occurred while performing in the original production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Jim Steinman's WHISTLE DOWN THE WIND as well as recounts the recent wardrobe malfunction experienced by her 'Bang Bang' trio partner at this week's VMAs as part of a new interview. (more...)
Tickets Now On Sale For KEVIN SPACEY: IN CONCERT, 9/29Tickets Now On Sale For KEVIN SPACEY: IN CONCERT, 9/29
by Pat Cerasaro - August 28, 2014

Tickets are now on sale to catch multi-award-winning stage and screen superstar Kevin Spacey crooning some tunes with a 40-piece orchestra as part of KEVIN SPACEY: IN CONCERT. (more...)
Knife Party Set to Release Debut LP 'Abandon Ship' 10/27Knife Party Set to Release Debut LP 'Abandon Ship' 10/27
by BWW News Desk - August 28, 2014

Following the unprecedented success of a trio of critically acclaimed artist EPs, namely '100% No Modern Talking', 'Rage Valley' and most recently 'Haunted House'; which included the seminal hits 'Internet Friends', 'Bonfire' and the summer anthem 'LRAD'. Knife Party unveiled 'Resistance', the first single to be taken from their hugely anticipated debut album 'Abandon Ship'. (more...)
Bob Dylan Announces 31-Date Fall TourBob Dylan Announces 31-Date Fall Tour
by BWW News Desk - August 28, 2014

According to USAToday.com, Bob Dylan today announced a 31-date North American tour that kicks off Oct. 17 in Seattle and wraps up Dec. 2 in New York. (more...)
Barry White's Birthday Commemorated with New Box Collection to Be Released 9/30Barry White's Birthday Commemorated with New Box Collection to Be Released 9/30
by BWW News Desk - August 28, 2014

September 12 marks what would have been the 70th birthday of the late soul / R&B legend Barry White. To commemorate the anniversary and to salute White's enduring influence on contemporary music, Mercury/UMe will release a new 5-CD boxed collection of five of his most essential 1970s albums on September 30. Barry White: 5 Classic Albums features four of the GRAMMY winner's No. 1 Billboard R&B albums: 'I've Got So Much To Give' (1973), 'Stone Gon' (1973), 'Can't Get Enough' (1974, also No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart), and 'Just Another Way To Say I Love You' (1975), and his Top 10 R&B album, 'Let The Music Play' (1976). (more...)
Ellroy Clerk & Russian Nick's  'Hands Up' Set to be Released 9/8Ellroy Clerk & Russian Nick's 'Hands Up' Set to be Released 9/8
by BWW News Desk - August 28, 2014

After an explosive debut with “Pyro” by label boss Maarcos, Fuze Records returns with its second release. 'Pyro' launched Fuze in July 2014 and had massive success with roll call of support from artists such as AN21, Max Vangeli, Sander Van Doorn, Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano, Arno Cost & Norman Doray and Steve Angello on his Essential Mix from Privilege in Ibiza. (more...)
Miley Cyrus Set to Headline iHeartRadio Australia Music FestMiley Cyrus Set to Headline iHeartRadio Australia Music Fest
by BWW News Desk - August 28, 2014

According to Billboard.com, Miley Cyrus will headline the inaugural iHeartRadio Australia Music Festival this October. (more...)
Wiz Khalifa Debuts At #1 With Blacc HollywoodWiz Khalifa Debuts At #1 With Blacc Hollywood
by BWW News Desk - August 28, 2014

Rostrum/Atlantic recording artist Wiz Khalifa has made a spectacular chart debut with his acclaimed new album. 'BLACC HOLLYWOOD' arrived at #1 on the SoundScan/Billboard 200 with sales in excess of 90,000 - Wiz' first time ever at the top of the overall chart. The album is also standing tall atop a range of other rankings, including Billboard's 'Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums,' 'Rap Albums,' 'R&B Albums,' and 'Digital Albums' charts. The GRAMMY Award-nominated rapper's third full-length label release 'BLACC HOLLYWOOD' showcases such recent singles as 'KK (Feat. Project Pat & Juicy J),' 'You and Your Friends (Feat. Snoop Dogg & Ty Dolla $ign),' and the critically acclaimed hit, 'We Dem Boyz.' Released earlier this year, 'We Dem Boyz' proved an immediate hip-hop hit, earning total sales approaching 500,000 while ascending to the top 5 on Billboard's 'Hot Rap Songs' chart. In addition, the Detail-produced track's official companion video - directed by Ethan Lader (Bruno Mars, Ty Dolla $ign) - is an online blockbuster with close to 39 million individual views at www.youtube.com/watch?v=UX6K7waag5Q. An additional array of official audio and companion videos can be found at Wiz's official YouTube channel www.youtube.com/taylorgangent. Along with its remarkable popular success, 'BLACC HOLLYWOOD' has received an incredible response from such national publications as Rolling Stone, which hailed the album for its 'supremely chill singsong flows about how much Wiz loves to get high, over beats as softly enveloping as a cloud of sweet smoke.' 'A surprisingly strong offering,' noted Billboard, 'rooted in simplicity and banking heavily on Khalifa's natural charisma...(Wiz) seems more certain about and comfortable with who and where he is than ever before. And where he is, is a new creative zenith.' Having spent his summer heralding 'BLACC HOLLYWOOD' on the third annual 'Under the Influence of Music Tour,' Wiz has slated a number of live dates through November, including Austin, Texas' Fun Fun Fun on November 9th. For complete information, please see www.wizkhalifa.com/tour. Wiz will celebrate both the success of 'BLACC HOLLYWOOD' and the recent unveiling of the Fall 2014 Wiz Khalifa Collection by Converse with a major meet-and-greet appearance, scheduled for tomorrow, August 28th at New York City's Footaction (112 W 34th St.) between 6PM and 8PM. For more information re: the Fall 2014 Wiz Khalifa Collection by Converse - featuring the new Converse Chuck Taylor All Star ILL - please visit play.converse.com/blog/2014/08/20/wiz-khalifa-collection-by-converse-2. Wiz Khalifa lit up the hip-hop universe with his 2011 Rostrum/Atlantic debut album, 'ROLLING PAPERS,' highlighted by the 4x platinum-certified #1 single, 'Black and Yellow,' the 2x platinum-certified hit 'Roll Up,' and the platinum-certified 'No Sleep.' 'O.N.I.F.C.' made an incredible chart debut upon its release in 2012, arriving at #1 on Billboard's 'Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums' and 'Top Rap Albums' charts, not to mention coming in at #2 on the overall SoundScan/Billboard 200. In addition to his massive popular success, Wiz has earned a career total of five GRAMMY nominations, including nods for such blockbuster tracks as the chart-topping 'Black and Yellow' and 2012's RIAA gold-certified 'Remember You (Feat. The Weeknd).' Other nominated tracks include 2011's 'Young, Wild & Free (Feat. Bruno Mars),' Wiz's 3x platinum-certified, top 10 smash partnership with Snoop Dogg (featured on their 2011 collaborative soundtrack, 'MAC & DEVIN GO TO HIGH SCHOOL'), and Maroon 5's 2012 worldwide hit, 'Payphone (Feat. Wiz Khalifa).' More than just a music powerhouse, Wiz is also a fashion-forward icon and entrepreneur. In addition to deals with Raw Rolling Papers (http://rawthentic.com/raw-life/raw-wiz/) and luxury headwear designer Flat Fitty (flatfitty.com/product-category/wiz-khalifa-collection), Wiz recently announced a new partnership with leading active lifestyle brand Neff for the 'BLACC HOLLYWOOD' collection, available exclusively at Zumiez. The line - which features snapbacks, t-shirts, sweatshirts, and hoodies capturing the album's timeless black-and-white design - follows Taylor Gang and Neff's previous collaboration, the 26-piece 'Taylor Gang Ent.' apparel collection. For more information, please log on to www.zumiez.com. (more...)
Morgan James Premieres Video For 'It's A Man's, Man's, Man's World'Morgan James Premieres Video For 'It's A Man's, Man's, Man's World'
by Pat Cerasaro - August 28, 2014

MOTOWN: THE MUSICAL standout, notable rising Broadway player and recording artist Morgan James performs an impressive cover of R&B classic 'It's A Man's, Man's, Man's World' along with Postmodern Jukebox in a new video now available to view. (more...)
Legendary Singer Dionne Warwick To Release New Album, 'Feels So Good'Legendary Singer Dionne Warwick To Release New Album, 'Feels So Good'
by BWW News Desk - August 27, 2014

Legendary Grammy Award-winning singer, Dionne Warwick, is set to release a star-studded duets album entitled, 'Feels So Good', on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 through Bright Music Records/Caroline. The 14-track album features an anthology of Warwick classics written by Hal David and Burt Bacharach, with each song reborn as a duet with a refreshing and vibrant twist, as well as four new original duets with some of music's brightest stars. (more...)
Deva Premal & Miten's Mantras For Life Tour AnnouncedDeva Premal & Miten's Mantras For Life Tour Announced
by BWW News Desk - August 27, 2014

For nearly two decades, audiences around the world have flocked to performances by the beloved mantra singers Deva Premal & Miten with their rapturous Nepali flute maestro, Manose. Following the release of their latest album in May, their 2014 MANTRAS FOR LIFE TOUR will be touching down in twenty-two countries around the globe, including Russia, Ukraine, Israel, Australia, the U.S., Canada, Peru, Brazil, Chile, Argentina and across Europe. With a new album and a new five-piece band, the love generated by Deva Premal & Miten in their consistently sold-out concerts remains unwavering. (more...)
The Last Internationale Announces U.S. Headline TourThe Last Internationale Announces U.S. Headline Tour
by BWW News Desk - August 27, 2014

The Last Internationale will launch a North American headline tour on September 5 in Las Vegas, NV at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's Vinyl nightclub. (more...)
Gary Numan Announces North American Tour Dates This FallGary Numan Announces North American Tour Dates This Fall
by BWW News Desk - August 27, 2014

Industrial and Electro music pioneer Gary Numan today announced North American tour dates this fall. The 10-city run will kick off on October 23rd at the Glasshouse in Pomona, CA and will bring the Splinter Tour to California, Oregon, Washington and Canada ahead of his performance at Austin's Fun Fun Fun Festival on November 8th. (more...)
MTV's Sway Launches His Own LabelMTV's Sway Launches His Own Label
by BWW News Desk - August 27, 2014

According to MTV.com, Sway Calloway, partnered with music executive Kelly Jackson has founded OverDeliver Entertainment, which will serve as a label and management company. (more...)

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