Chamber Music America Names Kevin Kwan Loucks CEO
by TV News Desk - August 12, 2021
A Juilliard-trained concert pianist, arts entrepreneur, and nonprofit executive, Loucks brings over 15 years of national and international music and performing arts expertise to CMA....
Charlie Parr Announces New Album 'Last of the Better Days Ahead'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 12, 2021
On his Smithsonian Folkways debut, there’s something resoundingly new. The faithful will find an even more intense focus upon the word, and folks new to this titan of international folk blues will discover poetry so clear and pure it feels like he wrote it with an icicle on a window....
Artpark & Company Presents 'COVER THE WATER'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 11, 2021
Throughout the summer, audiences will have the opportunity to explore Artpark to the accompaniment of a variety of artistic worlds for free, right in their own pockets - an immersive choose-your-own-adventure. ...
The Menil Collection's New Exhibition Features The Crossing In David Lang Soundscape, Specters Of Noon
by Sarah Jae Leiber - November 12, 2020
GRAMMY Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer David Lang has written an interactive soundscape, specters of noon, for The Menil Collection's new exhibition Allora & Calzadilla: Specters of Noon, on exhibit through June 2021. ...
The Steve Martin Annual Banjo Prize Announces Five Winners
by Sarah Jae Leiber - October 12, 2020
Steve Martin and the board of The Steve Martin Banjo Prize have announced the five winners of this year's annual Banjo Prize. ...
Bang on a Can Announces Third Bang on a Can Marathon Live Online
by Kaitlin Milligan - July 14, 2020
Bang on a Can will present its third Bang on a Can Marathon – Live Online – on Sunday, August 16, 2020 from 3-9pm ET. ...
SYBARITE5 Releases New Album, Embarks on Tour
by Sarah Jae Leiber - March 06, 2020
On March 20, 2020, Sybarite5, the first string quintet ever to win the Concert Artists Guild International Competition, celebrates the release of its fourth album, Live from New York, It's Sybarite5 [BTSC-0131/1 CD], a recording featuring live performances from Chelsea's The Cell, a performance spac...
CocoRosie Release 'Restless' and Announce U.S. Tour Dates
by Abigail Charpentier - February 12, 2020
After announcing their first North American tour dates last month, CocoRosie (Sierra and Bianca Casady) are sharing a fourth new track “Restless” along with a music video (directors CocoRosie, editor Amy von Harrington) which is filled with rollerblading fun....
CocoRosie Announce North American Tour & Share 'Aloha Friday'
by Kaitlin Milligan - January 21, 2020
Today, CocoRosie (Sierra and Bianca Casady) announce their first North American tour dates in honor of their upcoming album Put The Shine On (pre-order HERE). In April, they will play their new music and old favorites in one-of-a-kind live shows in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago and New York....
Dan Deacon Announces 2020 Tour Dates
by Kaitlin Milligan - December 27, 2019
Dan Deacon is heading out on tour in 2020 ahead of his new album, Mystic Familiar. release on January 31. See the tour dates below!...
Sonar with David Torn Announce TRANCEPORTATION (VOLUME 1)
by Kaitlin Milligan - November 29, 2019
Swiss band Sonar announces Tranceportation (Volume 1), their fifth studio album and the second by them to feature American avant-guitarist legend, David Torn. ...
Lizzo, Billie Eilish, & Lil Nas X Lead GRAMMY Nominations - See Full List!
by Kaitlin Milligan - November 20, 2019
Recording Academy® President/CEO Deborah Dugan alongside Academy Chair of the Board of Trustees and renowned record producer Harvey Mason Jr., as well as GRAMMY Awards® host Alicia Keys and past two-time GRAMMY® nominee Bebe Rexha, today revealed nominees for the 62nd GRAMMY Awards in select categor...