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John Lennon Songwriting Contest Creates 'Stuck At Home' Opportunities John Lennon Songwriting Contest Creates 'Stuck At Home' Opportunities
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2020

Over its 23 year history, The John Lennon Songwriting Contest (JLSC) has recognized the talent of entries from several people who have risen to stardom – Meghan Trainor, American Authors, MAGIC!, Gaby Moreno and more....
The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus Imagines a City with No Gun Violence The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus Imagines a City with No Gun Violence
by TV News Desk - September 18, 2019

The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus (Lennon Bus), the premier non-profit 501(c)(3) state-of-the-art mobile production facility that provides hands-on creative experiences to students of all ages, returned to New York City Hall for the launch of the sixth annual Come Together NYC month-long residenc...
Grace Kelly Wins Song Of The Year In John Lennon Songwriting Contest Grace Kelly Wins Song Of The Year In John Lennon Songwriting Contest
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2019

“Feels Like Home,” a soulful country ballad written by Yamaha Artist and saxophonist Grace Kelly has been named “Song of the Year” in the annual John Lennon Songwriting Contest....
Frank Turner Announces US Tour Dates, New Album Out 8/16 Frank Turner Announces US Tour Dates, New Album Out 8/16
by BWW News Desk - July 15, 2019

FRANK TURNER today announces details for a 19-date US headline tour in support of his forthcoming eighth album, NO MAN'S LAND out August 16 on Xtra Mile RecordingsPolydor Records. Produced by the GRAMMY® winning Catherine Marks (St. Vincent, Local Natives) and featuring an all-female cast of musicia...
Frank Turner Announces New Album Dedicated To Telling Stories Of Dynamic Women Frank Turner Announces New Album Dedicated To Telling Stories Of Dynamic Women
by BWW News Desk - July 03, 2019

FRANK TURNER has announced details of his forthcoming eighth new album, NO MAN'S LAND, released on August 16th on Xtra Mile RecordingsPolydor Records. With GRAMMY® winning producer Catherine Marks (St. Vincent, Local Natives) at the helm and featuring a dynamic cast of all-female musicians, NO MAN'S...
MGM to Produce Feature Film Based on Boy George's Life MGM to Produce Feature Film Based on Boy George's Life
by TV News Desk - May 29, 2019

MGM has announced that it will produce a feature film based on the life of singer Boy George, according to Deadline. The film will be written and directed by Sacha Gervasi (My Dinner with Herve, Anvil: The Story of Anvil) and produced by Kevin King Templeton (Creed I & II) and Paul Kemsley. George a...
Music Biz 2019 Conference Panels, Keynotes, and Award Winners Music Biz 2019 Conference Panels, Keynotes, and Award Winners
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2019

Music Biz 2019, powered by the Music Business Association, will take place Sunday, May 5 through Wednesday, May 8 at the luxurious JW Marriott Nashville. Heralded year after year for its slate of educational programming, the Annual Conference has become the industry's premier business-focused event,...
Music Business Association Releases Music Biz 2019 Conference Schedule, Zane Lowe to Give Keynote Music Business Association Releases Music Biz 2019 Conference Schedule, Zane Lowe to Give Keynote
by TV News Desk - January 30, 2019

Today, the Music Business Association (Music Biz) has announced the addition of Zane Lowe to the 2019 Music Biz Conference program. The Grammy-nominated producer, DJ, and Global Head of Artist Relations and Host for Apple Music will give a keynote interview on Sunday, May 5th at 5 PM. Music Biz 2019...
The GRAMMY Museum Announces Community Events During GRAMMY Week The GRAMMY Museum Announces Community Events During GRAMMY Week
by TV News Desk - January 30, 2019

The GRAMMY Museum® announces community events at the Museum during GRAMMY® Week starting with a Backstage Pass With Marsha Ambrosiusand A Celebration Of Women And Music with Linda Perry on Monday, Feb. 4; Music Industry Panel on Tuesday, Feb. 5; Hawaii Education Program and Empowered: LGBTQ + Voices...
The Estate of Bill Haley Signs with ALG Brands, Announces Film and Biography Projects The Estate of Bill Haley Signs with ALG Brands, Announces Film and Biography Projects
by TV News Desk - December 28, 2018

ALG Brands ('ALG') has signed an exclusive, worldwide representation agreement with the estate of music legend Bill Haley, it was announced today by ALG COO Scott Austin....
Morrison Hotel Gallery Presents 'JONI' - A Photography Exhibit Morrison Hotel Gallery Presents 'JONI' - A Photography Exhibit
by TV News Desk - November 14, 2018

Joni Mitchell, master songsmith and storyteller, eight-time Grammy winner and folk music pioneer is the inspiration for  JONI, Morrison Hotel Gallery's upcoming photography exhibit and sale opening on Friday, November 16th   at the Sunset Marquis Hotel location in Los Angeles, the New York City gall...
Morrison Hotel Gallery Presents JONI Fine Art Photographs Featuring Joni Mitchell Her Life and Work Exhibition and Photography Sale Morrison Hotel Gallery Presents JONI Fine Art Photographs Featuring Joni Mitchell Her Life and Work Exhibition and Photography Sale
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2018

Joni Mitchell, master songsmith and storyteller, eight-time Grammy winner and folk music pioneer is the inspiration for JONI, Morrison Hotel Gallery's upcoming photography exhibit and sale opening on Friday, November 16th at both the Sunset Marquis Hotel location in Los Angeles, at the New York City...
Yoko Ono Lennon and the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus Premiere NYC Student Works at Free Public Gallery Exhibition Yoko Ono Lennon and the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus Premiere NYC Student Works at Free Public Gallery Exhibition
by BWW News Desk - October 15, 2018

Yoko Ono Lennon and The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus (Lennon Bus) presented by Other World Computing (OWC), the premier non-profit 501(c)(3) state-of-the-art mobile production facility that provides hands-on creative experiences to students of all ages, announced today the culminating event of t...
Ringo Starr Honors John Lennon Songwriting Contest Winner Ringo Starr Honors John Lennon Songwriting Contest Winner
by TV News Desk - October 03, 2018

The John Lennon Songwriting Contest (JLSC), the preeminent, international songwriting contest open to amateur and professional songwriters, named Jasmine Crowe and Josh Anderson the winners of the coveted “OWC $20,000 Song of the Year”, the highest honor bestowed by the contest, for their original s...
Elton John AIDS Foundation Fall Gala to Honor Patricia Hearst, Gayle King will Host and Sheryl Crow will Perform Elton John AIDS Foundation Fall Gala to Honor Patricia Hearst, Gayle King will Host and Sheryl Crow will Perform
by TV News Desk - September 12, 2018

On Monday, November 5, 2018, the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) will host its annual New York Fall Gala at Cipriani 42ndStreet in New York City.  At this year's gala, EJAF Founder Sir Elton John and Chairman David Furnish will honor Ford Foundation President Darren Walker, philanthropist Patricia...
Photo Coverage: Janet Jackson, Jamie Foxx, Michael B. Jordan, and More Celebrate the 13th Annual LudaDay Weekend Photo Coverage: Janet Jackson, Jamie Foxx, Michael B. Jordan, and More Celebrate the 13th Annual LudaDay Weekend
by BWW News Desk - September 06, 2018

Over 16,000 people assembled on Saturday to attend the Ludacris Foundation's yearly LudaFam Day block party outside of the Mercedes Benz Stadium. Several artists hit the two stages including - Ludacris, Flaujae, Ar'mon and Trey, Bre-Z, Molly Brazy, Brie and many more, as well as a surprise appearanc...