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VIDEO: Bastian Baker Honors Leonard Cohen with Exclusive Performance of 'Hallelujah' VIDEO: Bastian Baker Honors Leonard Cohen with Exclusive Performance of 'Hallelujah'
by Stage Tube - September 24, 2018

Sounds Like Nashville said it best: “Switzerland may be neutral but one of their most talented exports is about to invade America.” Singer/songwriter Bastian Baker honored the late Leonard Cohen on his birthday with a 'stunning' (HuffPost) performance of “Hallelujah” during a stop on Shania Twain's ... (more...)
Bastian Baker Celebrates Leonard Cohen's Birthday With An Exclusive Performance Of Bastian Baker Celebrates Leonard Cohen's Birthday With An Exclusive Performance Of "hallelujah"
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2018

Sounds Like Nashville said it best: “Switzerland may be neutral but one of their most talented exports is about to invade America.” Singer/songwriter Bastian Baker honored the late Leonard Cohen on his birthday with a 'stunning' (HuffPost) performance of “Hallelujah” during a stop on Shania Twain's ... (more...)
Trumpeter Cuong Vu Rekindles Chemistry With Bill Frisell on Second RareNoise Release, 9/28 Trumpeter Cuong Vu Rekindles Chemistry With Bill Frisell on Second RareNoise Release, 9/28
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2018

As a follow-up to 2017's acclaimed Ballet: The Music of Michael Gibbs, Seattle-based trumpeter Cuong Vu joins forces once again with guitar great Bill Frisell, bassist Luke Bergman and drummer Ted Poor on the boundary-pushing quartet outing for RareNoiseRecords, Change in the Air. With all the membe... (more...)
Bryn Roberts & Lage Lund's HIDE THE MOON AND STARS On 10/26 Bryn Roberts & Lage Lund's HIDE THE MOON AND STARS On 10/26
by BWW News Desk - September 13, 2018

Hide the Moon and the Stars, the sublime new duo recording from pianist Bryn Roberts and guitarist Lage Lund, isn't the kind of jazz album that needs to be read about before it can be understood and enjoyed. It didn't premiere as part of a postmodern opera or multimedia performance; there isn't an o... (more...)
The Iridium Announces Fall Lineup for 'Legends in Session' The Iridium Announces Fall Lineup for 'Legends in Session'
by TV News Desk - September 12, 2018

This Fall, The Iridium will showcase the songwriters and session musicians behind the biggest rock and pop anthems of all-time. Kicking off “Legends in Session” September 25-27 will be guitarist Paul Gilbert of Mr. Big; multi-Platinum selling recording artist and seven-time Grammy nominee Joan Osbor... (more...)
Global Country Star Morgan Evans Announces Debut Album THINGS THAT WE DRINK TO Global Country Star Morgan Evans Announces Debut Album THINGS THAT WE DRINK TO
by BWW News Desk - August 31, 2018

Fresh off his first U.S. #1 single 'Kiss Somebody', global Country star Morgan Evans will continue the celebration with Things That We Drink To, his full-length debut album with Warner Music Nashville / Warner Bros. Records.... (more...)
Vivian Lee New CD LET'S TALK ABOUT LOVE, Plus Upcoming Live Appearances Vivian Lee New CD LET'S TALK ABOUT LOVE, Plus Upcoming Live Appearances
by BWW News Desk - August 30, 2018

Vivian Lee is a musical raconteur. An evocative vocal instrument and impressive technique are certainly part of her package, but the jazz singers we prize are musical storytellers. On “Let's Talk About Love,” Vivian Lee spins eleven memorable tales. Ms. Lee and her musical collaborators, including p... (more...)
Cuong Vu's Change in the Air feat. Bill Frisell Out in Late September on RareNoise Cuong Vu's Change in the Air feat. Bill Frisell Out in Late September on RareNoise
by BWW News Desk - August 30, 2018

RareNoiseRecords was founded in 2008 by two Italians, entrepreneur Giacomo Bruzzo and music producer Eraldo Bernocchi. Located in London, the label's mission is to detect and amplify contemporary trends in progressive music, by highlighting their relation to the history of the art-form, while choosi... (more...)
Splice Records Signs Austin-Based Band Tomar & The FCs Splice Records Signs Austin-Based Band Tomar & The FCs
by TV News Desk - August 27, 2018

Houston-based Splice Records is thrilled to announce that they have just recently signed Austin-based, soul band Tomar & The FCs to their roster. Splice Founder and Owner Shaun Brennan first discovered Tomar & The FCs when he and a friend attended a show at historic Houston venue, the Continental Cl... (more...)
TRILLS Release Sneak Peek Of New Single Ahead Of World Premiere Edinburgh Show TRILLS Release Sneak Peek Of New Single Ahead Of World Premiere Edinburgh Show
by BWW News Desk - July 30, 2018

Award-wining female four-piece, TRILLS, have today released a sneak peek of their latest single 'Green Ghost', set for digital release on 10th August. The single forms part of the soundtrack to their brand-new play-come-gig Songlines by band member Tallulah Brown, a song-laced coming of age tale set... (more...)
Fox Celebrates THE SANDLOT 25th Anniversary with Collector's Capsule Fox Celebrates THE SANDLOT 25th Anniversary with Collector's Capsule
by TV News Desk - July 19, 2018

For years, sports collectors have had the opportunity to own mementos from the nation's most cherished baseball fields, including Old Yankee Stadium, Wrigley Field, Fenway Park and more. In celebration of the 25th anniversary of hit classic, The Sandlot, Shop.FoxMovies is offering fans limited-editi... (more...)
Cardi B, Childish Gambino, & The Carters Lead the 2018 MTV Video Music Award Nominations Cardi B, Childish Gambino, & The Carters Lead the 2018 MTV Video Music Award Nominations
by TV News Desk - July 16, 2018

MTV today announced nominations across all gender neutral categories for the 2018 “VMAs.” The list includes dozens of artists whose reach and influence have elevated music's relevancy within the cultural conversation.  Cardi B received nods in 10 categories, including “Video,” “Song” and “Artist of ... (more...)
DESPERATE MEASURES Original Cast Recording Digital Album Available Today From Masterworks Broadway DESPERATE MEASURES Original Cast Recording Digital Album Available Today From Masterworks Broadway
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2018

The Original Cast Recording from the hit musical comedy Desperate Measures is available digitally today from Masterworks Broadway, with the CD set for release August 10. With music by David Friedman (Listen to My Heart) and lyrics by Peter Kellogg (Anna Karenina), the album is produced by Robert Sh... (more...)
Summer Jazz Academy Celebrates The Next Generation Of Jazz Musicians Summer Jazz Academy Celebrates The Next Generation Of Jazz Musicians
by BWW News Desk - July 09, 2018

Jazz at Lincoln Center's two-week residential high school summer institute for advanced study in jazz performance, Summer Jazz Academy, includes three public concerts at Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York. These public concerts feature today's finest musicians across generations: the Summ... (more...)
Beyoncé & JAY-Z, Ed Sheeran, Pharrell Williams, Chris Martin, & More Set for Africa's First Global Citizen Festival Beyoncé & JAY-Z, Ed Sheeran, Pharrell Williams, Chris Martin, & More Set for Africa's First Global Citizen Festival
by BWW News Desk - July 09, 2018

International advocacy organization Global Citizen today announced that Beyoncé & JAY-Z, Cassper Nyovest, D'banj, Ed Sheeran, Eddie Vedder, Femi Kuti, Pharrell Williams & Chris Martin, Sho Madjozi, Tiwa Savage, Usher, and Wizkid will headline the first Global Citizen Festival to be held in Africa, a... (more...)
The 2018 Teen Choice Awards Announces New Wave of Nominees The 2018 Teen Choice Awards Announces New Wave of Nominees
by TV News Desk - June 13, 2018

TEEN CHOICE 2018, the summer's hottest LIVE show, is back with a brand-new wave of nominees.... (more...)
Love Canon's New Album COVER STORY Set for July 13 Release Featuring Jerry Douglas, Aoife O'Donovan, & More Love Canon's New Album COVER STORY Set for July 13 Release Featuring Jerry Douglas, Aoife O'Donovan, & More
by TV News Desk - June 06, 2018

LOVE CANON brings their acoustic-roots sensibilities to the electronic-tinged pop hits of the 80s and 90s to create Cover Story, their 4th album, due out on Organic Records July 13, 2018. With Cover Story, LOVE CANON delivers a fresh set of classics, crossing genres to recount music of decades past ... (more...)
Jason Crabb Inducted into Kentucky Music Hall of Fame Jason Crabb Inducted into Kentucky Music Hall of Fame
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2018

Jason Crabb, GRAMMY® winner and 21-time GMA Dove Award winning artist, was inducted into the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame on May 11, 2018 during an induction ceremony in Mount Vernon, KY at the Renfro Valley Entertainment Center. Crabb was inducted alongside David 'Stringbean' Akeman, Dale Ann Bradle... (more...)
Cast Recording Announced for Off-Broadway's UNEXPECTED JOY Cast Recording Announced for Off-Broadway's UNEXPECTED JOY
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2018

Jump For Joy! The Off-Broadway cast recording of the New York premiere production of the new musical Unexpected Joy, with book and lyrics by Bill Russell (Side Show) and music by Janet Hood (Elegies for Angels, Punks, and Raging Queens with Bill Russell), will be recorded and released by JAY Records... (more...)
Jack Kleinsinger's Highlights In Jazz Presents A Salute To Russell Malone Jack Kleinsinger's Highlights In Jazz Presents A Salute To Russell Malone
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2018

Jack Kleinsinger's Highlights In Jazz closes its 46thseason with a tribute to lauded jazz guitarist Russell Malone. A mainstay on the Manhattan music scene since the 1980s, as well as a regular at international festivals and concert halls, Russell has attracted critical and fan recognition for his w... (more...)
NYC's Premier Farsi Funk Band, Mitra Sumara, Announces New Album TAHDIG Out 6/8 NYC's Premier Farsi Funk Band, Mitra Sumara, Announces New Album TAHDIG Out 6/8
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2018

Mitra Sumara, New York City's only Farsi Funk group, is proud to announce their debut album Tahdig, set for release on June 8, 2018 on Persian Cardinal Recordings. This international party band revives the vibrant Persian pop and funk music silenced by the Iranian Revolution. The popular music of Ir... (more...)
Full Lineup and Schedule Announced For Bang on a Can Marathon at NYU Skirball Full Lineup and Schedule Announced For Bang on a Can Marathon at NYU Skirball
by BWW News Desk - April 12, 2018

Bang on a Can announces its 2018 Bang on a Can Marathon, presented for the first time at the NYU Skirball on Sunday, May 13, 2018 from 12-10pm. This incomparable super-mix of boundary-busting music from around the corner and around the world features ten hours of rare performances by some of the mos... (more...)
PEACE AND LOVE Concert Comes to Philadelphia Museum Of Art's Friday Nights PEACE AND LOVE Concert Comes to Philadelphia Museum Of Art's Friday Nights
by BWW News Desk - March 27, 2018

There's no time more appropriate for a PEACE AND LOVE concert than now, and on April 6, 2018, TJP (formerly known as The Jost Project) is proud to perform in the Great Stair Hall of the Philadelphia Museum of Art as part of their Friday Nights series. TJP will perform two sets of music at 5:45 and ... (more...)