Pepper Announces Supporting Acts for 'Step to the Local Motion Tour'
by TV News Desk - December 05, 2019
Today the pioneers of Kona dub rock, Pepper, announce 'Step To The Local Motion' tour openers Kash'd Out and The Elovaters! The Winter tour kicks off February 2020 in Boston, traveling through the East Coast, then zig-zagging back to West. Pepper will be touring in support of their Billboard chart... (more...)
CMT CROSSROADS: GAVIN DEGRAW & CHRIS YOUNG Premieres December 13
by TV News Desk - December 04, 2019
GRAMMY-nominated, multi-platinum singer-songwriters Gavin DeGraw and Chris Young team up for the next installment of the critically-acclaimed series 'CMT Crossroads,' premiering Friday, December 13 at 10PM ET/PT on CMT. The show was filmed recently in Nashville in front of a standing room-only crowd... (more...)
Flume, Major Lazer & More Announced for Electric Forest's 10th Anniversary
by TV News Desk - December 03, 2019
Today, celebrating its 10th anniversary, Electric Forest (EF) announces the highly-anticipated artist lineup for the annual music and camping festival in Rothbury, Michigan taking place June 25-28, 2020. Turning the page to Chapter 10, Electric Forest takes the opportunity to celebrate a decade of m... (more...)
Rufus Wainwright to Release Limited Edition EP on Record Store Day
by TV News Desk - November 27, 2019
Rufus Wainwright is set to release an A/B side 7' EP, Come A Little Bit Closer, on November 29, Record Store Day Black Friday. The limited edition EP arrives ahead of Wainwright's forthcoming 2020 album via BMG, and consists of two live performances of Neil Young's 'Harvest Moon' and Arcade Fire's '... (more...)
Beck's New Album HYPERSPACE is Out Now
by TV News Desk - November 22, 2019
It's time to enter Hyperspace: Today marks the Capitol Records release of the new album from seven time GRAMMY-winner Beck.... (more...)
Lizzo, Billie Eilish, & Lil Nas X Lead GRAMMY Nominations - See Full List!
by TV News Desk - 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... (more...)
The Imaginaries Premiere 'Thinking 'Bout You' Video
by TV News Desk - November 18, 2019
Oklahoma husband / wife Americana duo, The Imaginaries, Shane Henry (guitar, vocals) and Maggie McClure (keys, piano, vocals), release the music video for their first single, “Thinking 'Bout You” today exclusively with DittyTV, the Americana and Roots Music Network. ... (more...)
Randy Travis Presented ASCAP Founders Award By Garth Brooks, Carrie Underwood and Paul Williams
by TV News Desk - November 12, 2019
Monday night, at the 57th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards, American music icon Randy Travis was presented the prestigious ASCAP Founders Award. Performing two of Travis' biggest hits were Garth Brooks, singing “Forever and Ever, Amen,” and Carrie Underwood, singing “Promises.” The duo then joined ... (more...)
Beck Reveals New Track & Music Video 'Dark Places'
by TV News Desk - November 07, 2019
Beck has released 'Dark Places', a brand new track featured on his forthcoming 14th studio album, 'Hyperspace', due for release November 22nd.... (more...)
The Imaginaries Announce Holiday Album 'Hometown Christmas'
by TV News Desk - November 05, 2019
Oklahoma husband / wife duo, The Imaginaries, Shane Henry (guitar, vocals) and Maggie McClure (keys, piano, vocals), announce holiday album Hometown Christmas just in time for their 25-date tour with The Brian Setzer Orchestra's “Christmas Rocks! Tour,” which begins November 15 at the State Theatre ... (more...)
A Girl Called Eddy Announces Long-Awaited Second Album
by TV News Desk - November 01, 2019
'Girl, where you been?' asks a voice at the very beginning of the title track, and first release, of A Girl Called Eddy's sublime second album, Been Around. All things considered, it's a fair question. Fourteen years have passed since her self-titled debut, produced by Richard Hawley, became somethi... (more...)
San Francisco Musicians Unite to Fight Homelessness Crisis with New Album 'Blanket The Homeless'
by TV News Desk - October 31, 2019
The dire lack of affordable housing and a sharply rising inequity gap are driving San Francisco's homeless population to numbers not seen for 15 years with more than 8,000 people living on the city streets. Statewide, California has 129,972 homeless people (2018), the largest street population of an... (more...)
Natalie Merchant and Francisco Nunez Tapped for ASCAP Foundation Honors
by TV News Desk - October 28, 2019
The ASCAP Foundation announces that multi-platinum recording artist, songwriter and social justice activist Natalie Merchant will be recognized with The ASCAP Foundation Champion Award and composer, conductor, artistic director and founder of the Young People's Chorus of New York City (YPC) Francisc... (more...)
Sam Williams Shares Music Video for 'Weatherman' Cover
by TV News Desk - October 28, 2019
Nashville singer/songwriter Sam Williams has shared the video for his latest single 'Weatherman', a cover of his father Hank Williams Jr.'s 1981 hit. The visual, which features footage from Williams' show in London as direct support for country star Cam's OH, THE PLACES WE'LL GO Tour, premiered with... (more...)
Tom Ashbrook Releases New Single 'Sines'
by BWW News Desk - October 25, 2019
Tom Ashbrook releases his new single 'Sines' on 25 October via The Other Songs, which premiered via Clash Magazine. This is the title track lifted from his upcoming Sines EP, to be released on 22 November, mastered by Mike Cave (Bob Dylan, Elvis Costello, The Charlatans) and mixed by Mike Halls (Cle... (more...)
Country Rewind Records Releases REX ALLEN - AMERICA'S LAST SINGING COWBOY
by TV News Desk - October 24, 2019
Rex Allen - America's Last Singing Cowboy is the latest release by Country Rewind Records and the first in a new series, referred to as the Western Heritage Series which will also feature The Son's of the Pioneers and Tex Ritter. Rex Allen was a multimedia star before the term 'multimedia' was coine... (more...)
Mempho Music Festival Wraps Up, Featured Margo Price, Reignwolf and More!
by TV News Desk - October 21, 2019
This weekend, music lovers united in West Tennessee for the third annual Mempho Music Festival. The weekend-long Memphis event featured top-notch artist performances delivered under clear October skies.... (more...)
Beck to Release New Album HYPERSPACE on November 22
by TV News Desk - October 17, 2019
Electric life will be in all our brains November 22, when Capitol Records releases Hyperspace: new colors, next phase and the brand new 14th album from seven-time GRAMMY-winning cultural chameleon BECK.... (more...)
Lou Williams Joins Ownership Team of A3C Festival & Conference
by TV News Desk - October 10, 2019
Three time NBA '6th Man of the Year', Lou Williams, has joined 2 Chainz, the Gathering Spot and Paul Judge Media, on the new Culture Creators Ownership Group for acclaimed Atlanta rooted music festival and conference, A3C Festival & Conference. This year celebrates the 15th anniversary of A3C and th... (more...)
VIDEO: Trafalgar Releasing Unveils Trailer for SLAYER: THE REPENTLESS KILLOGY
by Stage Tube - October 09, 2019
Slayer - Tom Araya, Kerry King, Gary Holt and Paul Bostaph - along with Trafalgar Releasing, Nuclear Blast Records and Prime Zero Productions, are pleased to share the theatrical trailer for Slayer: The Repentless Killogy, coming to theaters worldwide for a one-night-only event on November 6. In ad... (more...)
'More To Be Said' by Debbie Anthony Out Now!
by TV News Desk - October 04, 2019
Adult-contemporary country singer, and Minnesota-native Debbie Anthony has released her sophomore album, More To Be Said. Produced by fast-rising studio ace Gena Johnson (Ben Folds, Dave Cobb: Chris Stapleton, Brandi Carlile, Kacey Musgraves, John Prine), who also provides backing vocals on many of ... (more...)
Ambient-electronic Producer Tom Ashbrook Releases Debut Single 'Too Soon'
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2019
Ambient-electronic producer Tom Ashbrook releases his debut single 'Too Soon' on 27 September via The Other Songs. The track is lifted from his upcoming Sines EP, and was mastered by Mike Cave (Bob Dylan, Elvis Costello, The Charlatans) and mixed by Mike Halls (Clean Cut Kid). Ashbrook has toured ex... (more...)
Christopher Paul Stelling Drops 'Have To Do For Now' Single and Video
by TV News Desk - September 13, 2019
Produced by Ben Harper in Los Angeles earlier this year, Christopher Paul Stelling's new single “Have To Do For Now” is a song about September. “It's about the fear of losing memories and the relief of letting memories go,” Stelling explains. “When imagination starts spinning out and we return to th... (more...)
Randy Travis to be Honored with ASCAP Founders Award
by TV News Desk - September 09, 2019
Amid a galaxy of country music stars gathered in downtown Nashville for its annual awards shows, industry VIPs will celebrate one of the brightest when Country Music Hall of Fame member Randy Travis receives the prestigious ASCAP Founders Award at the 57th annual American Society of Composers, Autho... (more...)