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Kaatsbaan Cultural Park to Present Bluegrass Concert By Rob Ickes And Trey Hensley Th Photo Kaatsbaan Cultural Park to Present Bluegrass Concert By Rob Ickes And Trey Hensley This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - February 03, 2023

Kaatsbaan Cultural Park will present a Bluegrass Concert by powerhouse acoustic duo Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley on Friday, February 24, 2023 at 7pm. ...
Christian McBride Returns With 'Christian McBride's New Jawn: Prime' Photo Christian McBride Returns With 'Christian McBride's New Jawn: Prime'
by Michael Major - January 10, 2023

The album reflects the influence of the masters he’s studied under throughout his remarkable career, even as it reconfirms McBride’s place in the pantheon of the living legends of jazz. McBride has also shared the track “Head Bedlam,” a selection that opens the album with a series of dazzlingly chao...
Lexie Liu Releases Album 'The Happy Star' Photo Lexie Liu Releases Album 'The Happy Star'
by Michael Major - December 09, 2022

Inspired by the twenty-two Major Arcana from Tarot, each track represents one card from the deck, exploring themes of fate, creation, and the universe’s inherent, cyclical dispositions. While conceiving this album, Lexie plunged into her own spiritual journey to develop something uniquely her own in...
Def Leppard & Mötley Crüe Announce 'The World Tour' Following Successful North Americ Photo Def Leppard & Mötley Crüe Announce 'The World Tour' Following Successful North American Stadium Run
by Michael Major - October 20, 2022

Produced by Live Nation, the world tour kicks off on Saturday, February 18th, 2023 at Foro Sol in Mexico City. Both bands will bring their electrifying stage shows across the globe with stops throughout Latin America before heading to Europe in May 2023 – which includes a stop at the iconic Wembley ...
Del McCoury Wins Big At 33rd Annual IBMA Bluegrass Music Awards Photo Del McCoury Wins Big At 33rd Annual IBMA Bluegrass Music Awards
by Michael Major - October 04, 2022

Recognized yet again for his dynamic and immediately recognizable voice that has lent high, lonesome heart to over 30 records in his six-decade career, Del McCoury was crowned Male Vocalist of the Year for the fifth time. This is McCoury’s 19th IBMA award to date, maintaining the title of the most a...
Piper Street Sound Announces New Music Feat. Subatomic Sound System, Andy Bassford, & Photo Piper Street Sound Announces New Music Feat. Subatomic Sound System, Andy Bassford, & General Pecos
by Michael Major - October 04, 2022

The title refers to the instrument used to capture the piece’s main theme. Fleshed out and supported by dread performances from Mansfield’s urgent bass, Christo Case on synths and keys, Brian Daggett on pounding drums, and horns by Jonathan Lloyd, the production eventually manifested into the righte...
John Mellencamp: Paintings and Assemblages Exhibition Coming to The New York Academy Photo John Mellencamp: Paintings and Assemblages Exhibition Coming to The New York Academy of Art
by Michael Major - September 20, 2022

As his musical career flourished, John Mellencamp began to paint earnestly in 1980 with an early affinity for portraiture influenced by the works of Otto Dix and Max Beckmann. His kinship with the German Expressionism of the early Twentieth century, with its existential focus on the human condition....
Manic Street Preachers & The London Suede Announced Kings Theatre, November 12 Photo Manic Street Preachers & The London Suede Announced Kings Theatre, November 12
by A.A. Cristi - September 14, 2022

Two of the UK’s most enduring and influential bands, The London Suede and Manic Street Preachers, will be coming to Kings Theatre in Brooklyn, NY on November 21, 2022, on their joint North American tour. ...
The London Suede & Manic Street Preachers Announce Rare Tour Of North America Photo The London Suede & Manic Street Preachers Announce Rare Tour Of North America
by Michael Major - September 13, 2022

Two of the UK’s most enduring and influential bands have announced a joint headline tour of North America for November. The London Suede and Manic Street Preachers both rose to prominence in the early 90s on the back of indisputably brilliant debut albums - 1992’s Generation Terrorists and 1993’s Su...
Dead Kennedys to Release Remixed 'Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables' Photo Dead Kennedys to Release Remixed 'Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables'
by Michael Major - July 06, 2022

The band’s debut album is politically incendiary while also wholly musically adept – provocative and often idiosyncratic agit prop lyrics bouncing off of careening, adrenaline-infused musicianship. So it’s only natural that the 40th anniversary re-release of this classic album is revisited by the GR...
Sting Releases New Album 'The Bridge' Super Deluxe Edition Photo Sting Releases New Album 'The Bridge' Super Deluxe Edition
by Michael Major - June 17, 2022

Sting’s latest album, The Bridge showcases an array of songs representing styles and genres explored throughout his unrivalled career. Written and recorded in the early stages of the pandemic, the eclectic collection, produced by Martin Kierszenbaum, features Sting’s quintessential sound as he takes...
David Guetta, Breakbot & Irfane, Dopplereffekt, and Gaspard Augé & Victor Le Masne Re Photo David Guetta, Breakbot & Irfane, Dopplereffekt, and Gaspard Augé & Victor Le Masne Remix Kavinsky's 'Cameo'
by Michael Major - June 10, 2022

Kavinsky counts it an honor that several of his own personal heroes have brought their magic to “Cameo” ft. Kareen Lomax. Released today via Astralwerks / Record Makers, Cameo Remixes features contributions from David Guetta, Dopplereffekt, Breakbot & Irfane and Gaspard Augé (half of the group Justi...
Pianist and Composer Fred Hersch Shares 'This Is Always' Single Photo Pianist and Composer Fred Hersch Shares 'This Is Always' Single
by Marissa Tomeo - May 08, 2022

Revered pianist/composer Fred Hersch reemerged from the pandemic with one of his most ambitious and acclaimed projects to date: Breath By Breath, his first album ever pairing jazz rhythm section with string quartet. The album found Hersch's trio featuring bassist Drew Gress and drummer Jochen Ruecke...
Phil Lynott to Release 'Songs For While I'm Away' Photo Phil Lynott to Release 'Songs For While I'm Away'
by Michael Major - May 05, 2022

Mercury Studios salutes their legacy with the release of Phil Lynott Songs For While I’m Away + Thin Lizzy The Boys Are Back In Town Live At The Sydney Opera House October 1978 on June 24. Pairing the acclaimed Phil Lynott documentary with a renowned live concert film, the set will be available as a...
Devil Master Shares New Album, 'Ecstasies of Never Ending Night' Photo Devil Master Shares New Album, 'Ecstasies of Never Ending Night'
by Marissa Tomeo - April 30, 2022

Ecstasies of Never Ending Night witnesses Philadelphia’s DEVIL MASTER at its core - their roots in ritual magick have never been more prominent. Recorded live to analog tape by Pete DeBoer (Blood Incantation, Spectral Voice), Ecstasies expands on the warped riffing and dark atmospheres that have alr...
Haunted Summer Release New Single 'Camera' Photo Haunted Summer Release New Single 'Camera'
by Michael Major - April 20, 2022

Today, the band is previewing a new single from the album along with a  music video. The video for 'Camera,' which was directed by Callie Bloem and Chris Ewing, debuted today at Flaunt and can also be shared at YouTube. 'Camera' was written at a friend’s house when the band was on tour. Watch the ne...
Devil Master Release New Single 'The Vigour of Evil' Photo Devil Master Release New Single 'The Vigour of Evil'
by Michael Major - March 29, 2022

Recorded live to analog tape by Pete DeBoer (Blood Incantation, Spectral Voice), Ecstasies expands on the warped riffing and dark atmospheres that have already propelled Devil Master as one of the underground’s most unique and unfettered bands. ...
CeeLo Green & Ledisi to Headline San Jose Jazz Summer Fest 2022 Photo CeeLo Green & Ledisi to Headline San Jose Jazz Summer Fest 2022
by Michael Major - March 23, 2022

San Jose Jazz Summer Fest 2022 is thrilled to officially announce today its initial round of confirmed artists including CeeLo Green; Ledisi; Judith Hill; Javon Jackson's 'Charlie Parker at 100,' Ft. Gary Bartz, Charles McPherson & Donald Harrison; The Brubeck Brothers; Telmary & Friends; Joel Ross;...
Devil Master Announce New Album & Share Lead Single 'Acid Black Mass' Photo Devil Master Announce New Album & Share Lead Single 'Acid Black Mass'
by Michael Major - March 08, 2022

Recorded live to analog tape by Pete DeBoer (Blood Incantation, Spectral Voice), Ecstasies expands on the warped riffing and dark atmospheres that have already propelled DEVIL MASTER as one of the underground’s most unique and unfettered bands. Watch the new music video for the track now!...
New Yorker Illustrator David Heatley Announces Solo Debut Album Photo New Yorker Illustrator David Heatley Announces Solo Debut Album
by Michael Major - January 04, 2022

Life Our Own Way is the debut full-length solo debut from David Heatley, better known to the public at large for his work as a cartoonist and animation director. The album was recorded at Piety Street Recording in Henderson, Louisiana with additional recording done at Marigny Studios and House of 1,...
Son House to Release New Album 'Forever On My Mind' Photo Son House to Release New Album 'Forever On My Mind'
by Michael Major - December 15, 2021

Forever On My Mind, the new album of previously unreleased Son House recordings from Easy Eye Sound, the independent label operated by Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys, is the premiere release from Waterman’s personal cache of ’60s recordings by some of the titans of Delta blues....
VIDEO: RIKI Shares New Music Video for 'Marigold' Photo VIDEO: RIKI Shares New Music Video for 'Marigold'
by Michael Major - September 29, 2021

The gauzy, high-style video from the West coast new romantic icon was directed by Muted Windows and features the album’s co-producer and track’s featured vocalist Joshua Eustis....
Jerro Announces North American Tour Dates Photo Jerro Announces North American Tour Dates
by TV News Desk - August 12, 2021

The latest offering continues to showcase the versatility of Jerro and what is to come in his upcoming album, slated for release October 1st, 2021....