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Corey Brannan Inks New Deal With Blue Elan Records Photo Corey Brannan Inks New Deal With Blue Elan Records
by Sarah Jae Leiber - July 21, 2021

Over the last two decades Branan has released five albums to much critical acclaim from NPR, Pitchfork and Rolling Stone and others, who called him, “A country boy with a punk-rock heart.” He has toured extensively, appearing on stages from Letterman and the Ryman to your town’s shittiest punk bar....
Les Agamemnonz Share New Single 'Artemis' Photo Les Agamemnonz Share New Single 'Artemis'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 27, 2021

The band describes the newest song as a “chivalrous dance dedicated to wilderness and childbirth,” a nod to the Greek goddess of the same name. Fans can check out “Artemis” now below....
Helen Money Shares Striking New Video for 'Many Arms' Photo Helen Money Shares Striking New Video for 'Many Arms'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 06, 2021

Helen Money stands as one of the most unique and versatile cellists working today. Composer Alison Chesley uses the instrument to access and channel the extremities of human emotion, employing extensive sonic manipulation and an array of plucking and bowing techniques to summon an astonishing breadt...
Steven Halpern Releases New Album CANNABIS DREAMS Photo Steven Halpern Releases New Album CANNABIS DREAMS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - April 23, 2021

Steven Halpern, the GRAMMY nominated founder of New Age music, creates lush hi-psi soundscapes that shimmer with luminous hypnotic ambiences. CANNABIS DREAMS is among the first and latest of Halpern's 100-plus music albums to link healing music and healing cannabis, whose ancient roots trace back mo...
California Roots Brand Honors Live Music With The Release Of 'Save Live Music' Line Photo California Roots Brand Honors Live Music With The Release Of 'Save Live Music' Line
by Sarah Jae Leiber - December 09, 2020

Plus Announces their Collaboration with Slowtide for Pool/Beach size Towels....
California Roots Brand Honors Live Music with the Release of 'Save Live Music' Line Photo California Roots Brand Honors Live Music with the Release of 'Save Live Music' Line
by Sarah Jae Leiber - December 07, 2020

California Roots, the premier destination live music event, first started as a casual streetwear clothing company....
Cam Releases New Song 'Forgetting You' Photo Cam Releases New Song 'Forgetting You'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - October 23, 2020

Ahead of the release of her highly anticipated sophomore album, The Otherside, Grammy® award-nominated artist Cam shares a brand new song, 'Forgetting You,' today via Triple Tigers/RCA Records. ...
Woods Release 'Reflections Vol. 1 (Bumble Bee Crown King)' Photo Woods Release 'Reflections Vol. 1 (Bumble Bee Crown King)'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - October 02, 2020

Woods released their acclaimed eleventh studio album Strange To Explain earlier this year, and today they follow it with Reflections Vol. 1 (Bumble Bee Crown King), a collection of eight rare and unreleased recordings from 2009-2013....
Grammy-Nominated Country Star Cam Unveils Official Video for 'Classic' Photo Grammy-Nominated Country Star Cam Unveils Official Video for 'Classic'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - October 01, 2020

Today, Grammy® award-nominated artist Cam releases the video for 'Classic.' The video was directed by Taylor Fauntleroy (Orville Peck, John Legend, The Chainsmokers) and filmed at White Limozeen, the brand new rooftop bar of the Graduate Hotel in Nashville, TN....
Jake Troth Releases Cinematic 'Sunday Smile' Video Photo Jake Troth Releases Cinematic 'Sunday Smile' Video
by Sarah Jae Leiber - September 03, 2020

Jake Troth is continuing to support the release of debut album IT IS AS IF with a new video for “Sunday Smile.'...
BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST PROTEST SONGS OF ALL TIME - with Bob Dylan, Aretha Fr Photo BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST PROTEST SONGS OF ALL TIME - with Bob Dylan, Aretha Franklin, John Lennon, Kendrick Lamar & More
by Peter Nason - June 18, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest protest songs from 1939-2020. See if your favorite songs or artists made the list!...
1989 Recording of 'Big House' to Be Released As Never-Before-Heard Track From World G Photo 1989 Recording of 'Big House' to Be Released As Never-Before-Heard Track From World Goes Round
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 13, 2020

WORLD GOES ROUND, a supergroup which formed in the late 80s but whose recordings were never released, will be releasing a never-before-heard track titled 'Big House' on Viper Records on May 29....
California Roots Music And Arts Festival Celebrates Earth Day With The Announcement O Photo California Roots Music And Arts Festival Celebrates Earth Day With The Announcement Of Their 2020 Greening Initiatives & Partnerships
by Kaitlin Milligan - April 21, 2020

To celebrate Earth Day 2020, the California Roots Music and Arts Festival is proud to announce their expansive greening initiatives and partnerships for 2020....
Alec Lytle & Them Rounders Set To Release New Album THE REMAINS OF SUNDAY Photo Alec Lytle & Them Rounders Set To Release New Album THE REMAINS OF SUNDAY
by Kaitlin Milligan - April 15, 2020

Northern California-based indie-folk band Alec Lytle & Them Rounders will release The Remains of Sunday this Friday, April 17 via CEN/The Orchard....
M. Ward Reveals 'Unreal City' Video Photo M. Ward Reveals 'Unreal City' Video
by Kaitlin Milligan - March 12, 2020

M. Ward has unveiled the video for his current single “Unreal City.” Directed by Beatrice Pegard and filmed in Paris, France, the video comes ahead of the April 3rd release of highly anticipated new album Migration Stories (Anti Records). Pegard adds, 'The video is about finding joy and wonder in th...
California Roots Celebrates Women Leadership Both On And Off Stage For International Photo California Roots Celebrates Women Leadership Both On And Off Stage For International Women's Day
by Sarah Jae Leiber - March 06, 2020

For the past eleven years, California Roots Music & Arts Festival has been bringing the best reggae, roots music, rock, hip hop and psychedelic art center stage to the iconic Monterey County Fair and Event Center. To celebrate “International Women's Day,” the festival is proud to highlight artists H...
Letitia VanSant Releases Sophomore Album CIRCADIAN Photo Letitia VanSant Releases Sophomore Album CIRCADIAN
by Kaitlin Milligan - February 21, 2020

Known for her honest songwriting that often traces political realities to their spiritual roots, Letitia VanSant is proud to share her much-anticipated sophomore album, Circadian today. Recorded in East Nashville with the help of noted producer Neilson Hubbard (Mary Gauthier, Caroline Spence) and an...
The Ben Rice Blues Band Embark On Spring 2020 Tour Photo The Ben Rice Blues Band Embark On Spring 2020 Tour
by Abigail Charpentier - February 10, 2020

The Ben Rice Blues Band embark on their Spring 2020 Tour, with a local performance at Full Circle Brewing Company, 620 F Street, Thursday, February 20. Showtime is 8 p.m. and admission is free. ...
Ice Cube, Atmosphere, And Sean Paul Added to California Roots Music And Arts Festival Photo Ice Cube, Atmosphere, And Sean Paul Added to California Roots Music And Arts Festival Lineup
by Kaitlin Milligan - February 04, 2020

The California Roots Music and Arts Festival has become synonymous with the North American reggae and roots music scene, but for years the event has also featured some of the biggest names in hip hop. The 2015 edition had the legendary Roots headline and Cypress Hill also perform that year. Minneapo...
M. Ward Shares New Song 'Unreal City' Photo M. Ward Shares New Song 'Unreal City'
by Kaitlin Milligan - January 22, 2020

M. Ward has shared “Unreal City,” the second single from his latest album, Migration Stories, to be released on April 3rd, 2020 via Anti Records. A full North American tour will follow in April and May - all dates below. Captivating first track, “Migration Of Souls,” was released in December. ...
Wishbone Ash Celebrates 50th Anniversary With US Spring Tour 2020 Photo Wishbone Ash Celebrates 50th Anniversary With US Spring Tour 2020
by Kaitlin Milligan - January 14, 2020

Wishbone Ash celebrates a half-century of live twin-lead guitar power in 2020. Fans can look forward to enjoying repertoire from the band's vast catalog of exactly 100 unique releases - 27 studio albums, 24 live albums, 43 compilations and box sets and five live DVDs, along with a DVD rockumentary (...
The 11th Annual California Roots Music and Arts Festival Announce Third Round Of Arti Photo The 11th Annual California Roots Music and Arts Festival Announce Third Round Of Artists
by Kaitlin Milligan - January 10, 2020

After two impressive rounds of artist announcements featuring some of the biggest names in reggae, hip hop, and roots music, the California Roots Music and Arts Festival is proud to announce its third and final wave of artists. The eleventh edition of the event taking place May 22-24, 2020 at the Mo...
Olivia Jean Shares Lyric Video for 'Jaan Pehechaan Ho' Photo Olivia Jean Shares Lyric Video for 'Jaan Pehechaan Ho'
by Kaitlin Milligan - January 09, 2020

Today, Olivia Jean has shared a lyric video for her cover of the Mohammed Rafi classic 'Jaan Pehechaan Ho' from last year's stellar Night Owl LP -- watch below!...