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John Prine Wins 'Artist of the Year' at 2018 Americana Awards John Prine Wins 'Artist of the Year' at 2018 Americana Awards
by BWW News Desk - September 13, 2018

John Prine won “Artist of the Year” at last night's Americana Music Honors & Awards. This is Prine's third time receiving the prestigious award following previous wins in 2017 and 2005.  ... (more...)
Glen Hansard, Norah Jones, Seal, and More to Honor Joni Mitchell on Her 75th Birthday at The Music Center Glen Hansard, Norah Jones, Seal, and More to Honor Joni Mitchell on Her 75th Birthday at The Music Center
by TV News Desk - September 05, 2018

 The Music Center announced it will present two star-studded concerts, JONI 75: A Birthday Celebration Live at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion on November 6 and November 7, 2018, featuring an incredible array of singers and musicians who will honor one of the world's most remarkable artists, Joni Mitc... (more...)
Launch Of New Dualtone Record Label From Ethan Hawke, Charlie Sexton, and Louis Black Launch Of New Dualtone Record Label From Ethan Hawke, Charlie Sexton, and Louis Black
by BWW News Desk - September 04, 2018

In the wake of the critical success of BLAZE, directed and co-written by Ethan Hawke, and the acclaim for musician Ben Dickey in his first acting role as Blaze Foley; Ethan Hawke, Charlie Sexton and Louis Black announce the launch of the SexHawkeBlack record label. Dickey, who was awarded a U.S. Dra... (more...)
Lyle Lovett Inducted into Red Rocks Hall of Fame Lyle Lovett Inducted into Red Rocks Hall of Fame
by BWW News Desk - September 04, 2018

As Lyle Lovett takes the stage for his 21st show at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, the venue has announced Lovett's induction into the Red Rocks Hall of Fame. The venue occasionally inducts performers who have particular longevity or importance in the venue's history and Lovett is the sole honoree this yea... (more...)
Brandi Carlile in Concert: A Bluegrass Underground Special, Now Streaming at PBS Brandi Carlile in Concert: A Bluegrass Underground Special, Now Streaming at PBS
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2018

“Brandi Carlile in Concert: A BLUEGRASS UNDERGROUND Special” is now streaming in full for a limited time at PBS.org and can also be viewed on demand at Apple TV, RoKu and Amazon Prime. Watch HERE. Filmed at The Caverns, an underground venue located at the foot of Monteagle Mountain in Pelham, TN, th... (more...)
Kris Kristofferson & The Strangers To Perform At Morrison Center Kris Kristofferson & The Strangers To Perform At Morrison Center
by BWW News Desk - August 13, 2018

Kris Kristofferson to perform on Tuesday, January 15 at the Morrison Center located at 2201 W. Cesar Chavez Ln. Boise, ID 83706. This show  begins at 8:00PM with doors opening at 7:00PM. ... (more...)
Willie Nelson, Margo Price and More To Play Outlaw Music Festival At Hollywood Bowl Willie Nelson, Margo Price and More To Play Outlaw Music Festival At Hollywood Bowl
by BWW News Desk - July 31, 2018

Willie Nelson, Blackbird Presents, Mark Rothbaum, and Live Nation are thrilled to announce the Outlaw Music Festival Tour at the historic Hollywood Bowl with Willie Nelson & Family, Phil Lesh & Friends, Sturgill Simpson, Margo Price, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, and Particle Kid.... (more...)
Outlaw Music Festival Tour Comes To Hollywood Bowl 10/21
by BWW News Desk - July 30, 2018

Willie Nelson, Blackbird Presents, Mark Rothbaum, and Live Nation are thrilled to announce the Outlaw Music Festival Tour at the historic Hollywood Bowl with Willie Nelson & Family, Phil Lesh & Friends, Sturgill Simpson, Margo Price, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, and Particle Kid.... (more...)
Light In The Attic Records To Release Soundtrack to Ethan Hawke's Award-Winning Blaze Foley Film Light In The Attic Records To Release Soundtrack to Ethan Hawke's Award-Winning Blaze Foley Film
by BWW News Desk - July 25, 2018

Directed by Ethan Hawke, BLAZE stars newcomer Ben Dickey as Blaze Foley, the unsung songwriting legend of the Texas outlaw music movement whose unique artistic contributions gave rise to the likes of Merle Haggard andWillie Nelson and inspired both John Prine and Lucinda Williams. Loosely guided by ... (more...)
Jared Dylan To Play Homecoming Show at The Cutting Room in NYC - Launches New Single in US Jared Dylan To Play Homecoming Show at The Cutting Room in NYC - Launches New Single in US
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2018

Jared Dylan has returned from Ireland where he has been working with Irish musicians and producers, writing new music, touring, and garnering critical acclaim and radio airplay. To celebrate his return and his brand new single, Jared will be performing to a hometown crowd at The Cutting Room before ... (more...)
Brandi Carlile's Girls Just Wanna Weekend Festival Confirmed Brandi Carlile's Girls Just Wanna Weekend Festival Confirmed
by TV News Desk - July 18, 2018

Brandi Carlile's Girls Just Wanna Weekend—a brand new destination concert vacation featuring an all female-fronted lineup produced by Cloud 9 Adventures in partnership withThe Bowery Presents—will take place at the all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotel in Riviera Maya, Mexico from January 30-February 3, 201... (more...)
Donnie Fritts Announces New Album JUNE A Tribute To Arthur Alexander Out August 31 Donnie Fritts Announces New Album JUNE A Tribute To Arthur Alexander Out August 31
by TV News Desk - July 09, 2018

This summer, the funky Donnie Fritts returns with June: a personal and emotional tribute to his best friend, the late, great Muscle Shoals R&B legend Arthur Alexander. The album was produced by John Paul White and Ben Tanner and was recorded in the evenings at the original location of Muscle Shoals ... (more...)
Jared Dylan To Play Homecoming Show at The Cutting Room in NYC - Launches New Single in US Jared Dylan To Play Homecoming Show at The Cutting Room in NYC - Launches New Single in US
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2018

Jared Dylan has returned from Ireland where he has been working with Irish musicians and producers, writing new music, touring, and garnering critical acclaim and radio airplay. To celebrate his return and his brand new single, Jared will be performing to a hometown crowd at The Cutting Room before ... (more...)
Brandi Carlile Nominated for Three Americana Awards Brandi Carlile Nominated for Three Americana Awards
by TV News Desk - May 16, 2018

Brandi Carlile is nominated for Artist of the Year, Album of the Year (for By The Way, I Forgive You) and Song of the Year (for “The Joke”) at the 2018 Americana Music Association Honors & Awards. The annual awards show will take place on September 12at Nashville's historic Ryman Auditorium.... (more...)
Cosmic Cowboys and Honky-Tonk Heroes Celebrate Outlaws & Armadillos Exhibit Opening Memorial Day Weekend Cosmic Cowboys and Honky-Tonk Heroes Celebrate Outlaws & Armadillos Exhibit Opening Memorial Day Weekend
by TV News Desk - April 24, 2018

The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will mark the opening of its new major exhibition, Outlaws & Armadillos: Country's Roaring '70s, with a lively concentration of programs highlighting the cultural and artistic explosion forged in the 1970s by two distinctly creative cities: Austin and Nashv... (more...)
John Prine's GOD ONLY KNOWS Out Today + New Album Out April 13 John Prine's GOD ONLY KNOWS Out Today + New Album Out April 13
by TV News Desk - March 30, 2018

John Prine's new song 'God Only Knows,' is premiering today. ... (more...)
Ryan Adams to Headline Exile on Bourbon Street Presented By Blackbird Presents Ryan Adams to Headline Exile on Bourbon Street Presented By Blackbird Presents
by TV News Desk - March 28, 2018

Blackbird Presents is proud to announce iconic singer-songwriter Ryan Adams will headline 'Exile on Bourbon St.,' a once-in-a-lifetime concert event set to take place Saturday, May 5 at New Orleans' Saenger Theatre. He joins longtime Rolling Stones producer and the concert event's music director, Do... (more...)
Neil Diamond To Receive Highest Honor At Songwriters Hall of Fame Neil Diamond To Receive Highest Honor At Songwriters Hall of Fame
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2018

Neil Diamond To Receive Highest Honor At Songwriters Hall of Fame... (more...)
Sara Bareilles Earns Songwriters Hall of Fame 2018 Hal David Starlight Award Sara Bareilles Earns Songwriters Hall of Fame 2018 Hal David Starlight Award
by BWW News Desk - March 06, 2018

Sara Bareilles Earns Songwriters Hall of Fame's 2018 Hal David Starlight Award... (more...)
Brandi Carlile Earns Second #1 Album On Billboards Top Rock Chart Brandi Carlile Earns Second #1 Album On Billboards Top Rock Chart
by BWW News Desk - March 01, 2018

According to Billboard, singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile has charted in the number one spot on their Top Rock Chart  with her latest release BY THE WAY, I FORGIVE YOU. The album was released February 16. This marks the second time Carlile has earned the top spot. Read more about it here from Billboa... (more...)
John Prine To Release THE TREE OF FORGIVENESS First Album of New Songs in 13 Years This April John Prine To Release THE TREE OF FORGIVENESS First Album of New Songs in 13 Years This April
by TV News Desk - February 08, 2018

Legendary singer, songwriter and performer John Prine will release his highly anticipated new album, The Tree of Forgiveness, April 13 on his own independent label, Oh Boy Records (pre-order now). Produced by Grammy Award-winning Dave Cobb, the album is Prine's first featuring new material in over 1... (more...)
Brandi Carlile's New Single WHATEVER YOU DO Premieres Today Brandi Carlile's New Single WHATEVER YOU DO Premieres Today
by TV News Desk - February 02, 2018

Brandi Carlile's new song “Whatever You Do” is premiering today. “Whatever You Do” is the fourth track unveiled from Carlile's highly anticipated new albumBy The Way, I Forgive You, which will be released February 16 and is now available forpre-order. Produced by Grammy Award-winning producer Dave C... (more...)
Rhiannon Giddens And Dirk Powell At Come to Irish Arts Center, 2/9-11 Rhiannon Giddens And Dirk Powell At Come to Irish Arts Center, 2/9-11
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2018

Irish Arts Center presents Masters in Collaboration XII: Rhiannon Giddens Meets Dirk Powell (February 9-11), the next chapter in a series that, since its launch in 2008, has consistently served as a risk-rewarding incubator and platform for the merging of musical talents outside the dynamics of the ... (more...)
Brandi Carlile Performs on KCRW'S  Morning Becomes Eclectic Brandi Carlile Performs on KCRW'S Morning Becomes Eclectic
by BWW News Desk - January 05, 2018

Brandi Carlile performs on KCRW'S Morning Becomes Eclectic... (more...)
Brandi Carlile Performs 'The Joke' on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE Brandi Carlile Performs 'The Joke' on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE
by BWW News Desk - January 04, 2018

Brandi Carlile performed her new single The Joke as well as a web exclusive version of The Mother on last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live!... (more...)






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