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Zakir Hussain Joins Forces with Dave Holland to Explore Jazz & Indian Music's Intersections at Chan Centre Zakir Hussain Joins Forces with Dave Holland to Explore Jazz & Indian Music's Intersections at Chan Centre
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia (UBC) presents Crosscurrents, a collaboration by virtuoso musicians Zakir Hussain and Dave Holland on October 28 at 8pm in the Chan Shun Concert Hall. Hussain, the world's foremost tabla master, joins forces with Holland ... (more...)
Kaki King Debuts 'Hababout' via Relix Magazine Kaki King Debuts 'Hababout' via Relix Magazine
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Days away from the release of Kaki King's first new album in over two years, the renowned guitarist is debuting another track recorded live at Berklee. Hababout , streaming exclusively via Relix, is the only previously unreleased track on the album... (more...)
Bruce Springsteen Rehearses for Upcoming Broadway Run at NJ's Monmouth University Bruce Springsteen Rehearses for Upcoming Broadway Run at NJ's Monmouth University
by TV News Desk - September 21, 2017

Bruce Springsteen rehearsed for his upcoming Broadway run before an invitation-only audience at Monmouth University's Pollak Theatre on Tuesday. A spokesman for the NJ-based campus would not confirm nor deny the report.... (more...)
Female Fronted Metal Group 01Experience Release Debut Concept EP 'The Code' Female Fronted Metal Group 01Experience Release Debut Concept EP 'The Code'
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

San Francisco's multi genre 01EXPERIENCE has self released their debut EP The Code ; a concept album based on the inner science of alchemy and is linked to a larger platform that includes multimedia theatre, art and transformational ritual.... (more...)
Stream George Lopez's New Album 'The Wall' Exclusively on Pandora Stream George Lopez's New Album 'The Wall' Exclusively on Pandora
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2017

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month and Mexican Independence Day, Pandora is the exclusive streaming partner for George Lopez's album, The Wall, until the full album release later this year.... (more...)
Lumineers Cover Bob Dylan Classic for Project in Conjunction with Burns/Novick's 'The Vietnam War' Lumineers Cover Bob Dylan Classic for Project in Conjunction with Burns/Novick's 'The Vietnam War'
by BWW News Desk - September 15, 2017

THE VIETNAM WAR, a new film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick scheduled to premiere on PBS on September 17, 2017, has inspired a new platform for leading artists to share their renditions of iconic songs from that era.... (more...)
Q-Tip to Open Newly Renovated Terrace Theater at The Kennedy Center Q-Tip to Open Newly Renovated Terrace Theater at The Kennedy Center
by BWW News Desk - September 14, 2017

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will officially re-open the Terrace Theater on Friday, October 6, kicking off a month-long suite of performances that highlight the theater's unique position as the Center's most intimate and versatile space. The re-opening follows a 16-month renova... (more...)
Frank Sinatra's Merry Best Gathered For 'Ultimate Christmas,' To Be Released 10/6 Frank Sinatra's Merry Best Gathered For 'Ultimate Christmas,' To Be Released 10/6
by BWW News Desk - September 14, 2017

As the holidays draw nearer, Frank Sinatra Enterprises and Capitol/UMe are pleased to announce an essential new Frank Sinatra collection, designed to make the season bright.... (more...)
Flat Rock Playhouse presents The Music of Lionel Richie & Diana Ross! Flat Rock Playhouse presents The Music of Lionel Richie & Diana Ross!
by BWW News Desk - September 13, 2017

Summer may be drawing to a close, but Fall is about to heat up at Flat Rock Playhouse with a brand new Music on the Rock paying tribute to 5-time Grammy winner, Lionel Richie, and the lead singer of Motown's most successful act, Diana Ross. With hits that caused a Chain Reaction for Americans and m... (more...)
UK'S Muskets Announce Release Of Gritty, Grunge-Soaked Debut LP 'Chew' UK'S Muskets Announce Release Of Gritty, Grunge-Soaked Debut LP 'Chew'
by BWW News Desk - September 13, 2017

Fresh off a stint with Tigers Jaw and Culture Abuse, Brighton-based four piece Muskets have announced the release of their debut LP Chew on punk mainstay No Sleep Records.... (more...)
Dee Dee Bridgewater to Receive ASCAP Foundation Champion Award Dee Dee Bridgewater to Receive ASCAP Foundation Champion Award
by BWW News Desk - September 13, 2017

The ASCAP Foundation announces that Grammy- and Tony Award-winning jazz legend Dee Dee Bridgewater will be honored with The ASCAP Foundation Champion Award at The ASCAP Foundation Honors Celebration on Thursday, December 14. The annual, invitation-only event takes place at Jazz at Lincoln Center in... (more...)
Singer-Songwriter Liz Kennedy to Release 'Hike Up Your Socks', Feat. Blues Great Taj Mahal Singer-Songwriter Liz Kennedy to Release 'Hike Up Your Socks', Feat. Blues Great Taj Mahal
by BWW News Desk - September 12, 2017

On Hike Up Your Socks, San Francisco based singer-songwriter Liz Kennedy's latest full length album of soulful and poetic narratives, Kennedy finds fresh ways to define rootsy - including bringing in legendary bluesman Taj Mahal who plays harmonica on the front porch ballad 'Love Gave Me Away' and c... (more...)
Wilco Announces Last Shows of 2017 Wilco Announces Last Shows of 2017
by BWW News Desk - September 11, 2017

Wilco will play mid-November concerts in St. Louis, MO and St. Paul, MN to close out their 2017 touring schedule. The shows – at The Pageant in St. Louis on Nov. 13 and at The Palace Theatre in St. Paul on Nov. 15 and 16 – will be the last chance for fans to see the band perform for a while... (more...)
Neil Young Gem 'Hitchhiker'  Out Today via Reprise Records Neil Young Gem 'Hitchhiker'  Out Today via Reprise Records
by BWW News Desk - September 08, 2017

Neil Young releases a true gem from his archives, Hitchhiker today. As previously announced, Hitchhiker is a previously unreleased 10-track acoustic solo album recorded in Malibu, CA at Indigo Studio in 1976.... (more...)
The Reverend Horton Heat, Ana Popovic and More Now On-Sale at City Winery Chicago The Reverend Horton Heat, Ana Popovic and More Now On-Sale at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces a five-night residency with psychobilly rock 'n rollers Reverend Horton Heat, the return of award-winning Serbian blues guitarist Ana Popovic, blues and swing revival band Roomful of Blues present their 50th anniversary tour plus a performance ... (more...)
Billy Joel to Perform Record Breaking 46th Show at Madison Square Garden Billy Joel to Perform Record Breaking 46th Show at Madison Square Garden
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

The Madison Square Garden Company announced today the unprecedented 46th consecutive show by legendary musician and MSG franchise Billy Joel on Friday, October 20, 2017.... (more...)
Recording of Robert Spano Compositions Releasing Today Recording of Robert Spano Compositions Releasing Today
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

Conductor, composer, and pianist Robert Spano releases a new recording on the ASO Media label of two of his own compositions on April 28, 2017 on CD and digital platforms.... (more...)
Multimedia Show Inspired by Ta-Nehisi Coates' BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME Highlights Apollo Theater's 2017-18 Season Multimedia Show Inspired by Ta-Nehisi Coates' BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME Highlights Apollo Theater's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

The Apollo Theater today announced details of its upcoming 2017-2018 season. Marking the first full season with Executive Producer Kamilah Forbes at the helm of the legendary theater's artistic and community programs, it will encompass commissions, premieres, and collaborations with local, national,... (more...)
Songwriters to Call for Reforms to Outdated Music Licensing Regulations on ASCAP Advocacy Day Songwriters to Call for Reforms to Outdated Music Licensing Regulations on ASCAP Advocacy Day
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2017

Award-winning songwriters and composers from various music genres will be in Washington, DC tomorrow, April 26, to meet with elected officials as part of the annual American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers (ASCAP) “Stand with Songwriters” Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill.... (more...)
Acoustic Artists Support Rescue Animals with 'Rescue Me! A Cause for Paws' Acoustic Artists Support Rescue Animals with 'Rescue Me! A Cause for Paws'
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2017

Pre-orders remain active through Elderly Instruments for Blue Night Records' forthcoming release, Rescue Me! A Cause for Paws.... (more...)
Ruth Eckerd Hall presents Donald Fagen And The Nightflyers 8/9 Ruth Eckerd Hall presents Donald Fagen And The Nightflyers 8/9
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2017

Donald Fagen --musician, composer, vocalist, producer, Rock & Roll Hall of Famer and co-founder of Steely Dan and The Dukes of September-- has a new special project taking to the road this summer: Donald Fagen and The Nightflyers. Set to begin August 3, the U.S. tour leg will hit more than 20 cities... (more...)
Peter Frampton, Rob Thomas, & More to Perform at ASCAP Foundation's 'We Write the Songs' Peter Frampton, Rob Thomas, & More to Perform at ASCAP Foundation's 'We Write the Songs'
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2017

On Tuesday, April 25, The ASCAP Foundation and The Library of Congress will jointly present the ninth annual “We Write the Songs” event at the historic Coolidge Auditorium in The Library of Congress in Washington, DC.... (more...)
Donald Fagen and The Nightflyers to Tour the U.S. and Japan This Summer Donald Fagen and The Nightflyers to Tour the U.S. and Japan This Summer
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2017

Donald Fagen --musician, composer, vocalist, producer, Rock & Roll Hall of Famer, and co-founder of Steely Dan and The Dukes of September-- has a new special project taking to the road this summer: Donald Fagen and The Nightflyers. Set to begin on August 3rd and 4th at the Capitol Theatre in Port Ch... (more...)