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GRAMMY Museum Grant Program Awards $200,000 For Music Research And Sound Preservation GRAMMY Museum Grant Program Awards $200,000 For Music Research And Sound Preservation
by TV News Desk - June 16, 2020

The GRAMMY Museum® Grant Program announced today that $200,000 in grants will be awarded to 13 recipients in the United States to help facilitate a range of research on a variety of subjects, as well as support a number of archiving and preservation programs....
GRAMMY-Winning The Okee Dokee Brothers Release 'Hope Machine' GRAMMY-Winning The Okee Dokee Brothers Release 'Hope Machine'
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2020

GRAMMY Award-winning The Okee Dokee Brothers encourage hope with a new collection of 27 original songs on their latest 2-CD studio album, Songs for Singin', scheduled for release on Friday, May 1, 2020 (two months earlier than their original release date)....
Wilco and Sleater-Kinney Bring the Beats to the First Interstate Center for the Arts Wilco and Sleater-Kinney Bring the Beats to the First Interstate Center for the Arts
by TV News Desk - March 10, 2020

Wilco and Sleater-Kinney are pleased to announce their “It's Time” Summer 2020 co-headlining tour. After their respective North American and European runs in support of last year's Ode To Joy (out now on dBpm Records), Wilco will return stateside, closing out each night of their co-headlining tour w...
Iration Announces New Album COASTIN' & Summer Headlining Tour Iration Announces New Album COASTIN' & Summer Headlining Tour
by TV News Desk - March 09, 2020

Reggae-influenced alternative rock band Iration has announced their seventh full-length studio album Coastin' will be released early Summer 2020 (date to be announced soon) and has also revealed their annual summer touring plans. In support of the new album, the Hawaiian-bred, California-based band ...
Chelsea Williams Announces New Album Out This May Chelsea Williams Announces New Album Out This May
by TV News Desk - March 05, 2020

Chelsea Williams has announced the May 8th release of her new album Beautiful and Strange, via Blue Elan Records. A testament to the Los Angeles singer/songwriter's catchy pop sensibilities, Beautiful and Strange also draws on her eclectic musical palette with hints of roots, jazz and psychedelia. T...
ELIZA GILKYSON Shares 'Beautiful World of Mine' on Super Tuesday ELIZA GILKYSON Shares 'Beautiful World of Mine' on Super Tuesday
by TV News Desk - March 03, 2020

Eliza Gilkyson is sharing a new lyric video for her song 'Beautiful World of Mine' today with The Bluegrass Situation. The two-time GRAMMY®-nominated (2006/2014) folk singer, songwriter and activist is sharing this song from her April 10 release, 2020, on Super Tuesday. It emphasizes a gratitude and...
BWW Review: The Secret Sisters' SATURN RETURN is the Perfect Album for Your Mercury Retrograde BWW Review: The Secret Sisters' SATURN RETURN is the Perfect Album for Your Mercury Retrograde
by Sarah Jae Leiber - February 28, 2020

I'm only recently discovering my own musical identity outside of the things I listened to in my parents' cars growing up. I discovered The Secret Sisters around the same time I discovered horror movies, around the same time I discovered a new kind of higher-stakes storytelling. “You Don't Own Me Any...
Doom Flamingo & Nobide Collaborate for 'Telepathy' Remix Doom Flamingo & Nobide Collaborate for 'Telepathy' Remix
by TV News Desk - February 21, 2020

Live-electronic trio Nobide has collaborated with Doom Flamingo on a remix of the latter's single, “ Telepathy .” As Doom Flamingo keyboardist Ross Bogan explains, the intention for the original version of “Telepathy” was simple in that “We just want to make people dance. It's a ritual.” In that lig...
Laurie Lewis To Release New Duets Album 'and Laurie Lewis' On March 27 Laurie Lewis To Release New Duets Album 'and Laurie Lewis' On March 27
by TV News Desk - February 12, 2020

Bay Area bluegrass matriarch, Laurie Lewis, is no stranger to sharing a song and microphone with those lucky enough to share a stage with her, but not often does one catch that energy behind the closed door of a recording studio. Never one to back down from anything, Lewis called upon a number of he...
ELIZA GILKYSON Shares a Track From Her New Album with Billboard ELIZA GILKYSON Shares a Track From Her New Album with Billboard
by TV News Desk - January 28, 2020

Eliza Gilkyson, the two-time GRAMMY-nominated (2006/2014) folk singer, songwriter and activist is one of the most respected musicians in Folk Roots/Americana music today. In keeping with the idea of folk music as an instrument for change, Gilkyson is announcing her new release, 2020, a collection of...
Hawktail Releases Sophomore Album FORMATIONS Hawktail Releases Sophomore Album FORMATIONS
by TV News Desk - January 10, 2020

Known collectively as Hawktail, fiddler Brittany Haas, bassist Paul Kowert, guitarist Jordan Tice, and mandolinist Dominick Leslie are proud to share their much-anticipated sophomore album, Formations today. With the help of co-producer Chris “Critter” Eldridge, the band recorded the album in just f...
Hawktail Announces Sophomore Album 'Formations' Hawktail Announces Sophomore Album 'Formations'
by TV News Desk - November 19, 2019

Known collectively as Hawktail, fiddler Brittany Haas, bassist Paul Kowert, guitarist Jordan Tice, and mandolinist Dominick Leslie have combined their monstrous compositional and instrumental forces once again for a much-anticipated sophomore album, Formations. Set for release on January 10th, 2020 ...
Hawktail Announces Sophomore Album FORMATIONS Hawktail Announces Sophomore Album FORMATIONS
by TV News Desk - November 19, 2019

Known collectively as Hawktail, fiddler Brittany Haas, bassist Paul Kowert, guitarist Jordan Tice, and mandolinist Dominick Leslie have combined their monstrous compositional and instrumental forces once again for a much-anticipated sophomore album, Formations. Set for release on January 10th, 2020 ...
Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge Announce 2020 Tour Dates Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge Announce 2020 Tour Dates
by TV News Desk - November 05, 2019

Grammy-nominated virtuosic guitar duo Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge have announced plans for a major U.S. tour, their first in nearly three years. The dates begin with an eagerly awaited two-night-stand at Nashville, TN's Station Inn on April 1 and 2 and then continue through mid-April. The tour in...
Choir! Choir! Choir! Release 'People Have The Power' Video with Patti Smith and Stewart Copeland Choir! Choir! Choir! Release 'People Have The Power' Video with Patti Smith and Stewart Copeland
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2019

Choir! Choir! Choir! exists to celebrate music and push the boundaries between practice and performance, artist and audience, offering therapeutic benefits with the ultimate side effect: a powerful community. Led by Canadian artists Nobu Adilman and Daveed Goldman, C!C!C! forms impromptu choirs of s...
Choir! Choir! Choir! Announces Fall Tour Choir! Choir! Choir! Announces Fall Tour
by TV News Desk - August 29, 2019

Choir! Choir! Choir!, led by Canadian artists Nobu Adilman and Daveed Goldman, forms impromptu choirs of strangers to learn songs and perform a concert together. The duo takes a non-traditional approach; there are no auditions, and the audience is the choir. Just show up and they'll teach you an ori...
Dopapod Announces First Tour Since Hiatus Dopapod Announces First Tour Since Hiatus
by BWW News Desk - August 06, 2019

After taking a break from the road, Dopapod reunited in 2019 in full force with a career highlight show at the historic Capitol Theatre, and released Emit Time, a critically acclaimed new studio album which showcases the band's technical prowess, unique musical style, and humor. ...
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Announces Second Round Of Lineup For 2019 Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Announces Second Round Of Lineup For 2019
by BWW News Desk - August 01, 2019

Celebrating its 19th year in 2019, Hardly Strictly Bluegrass will return to Golden Gate Park in San Francisco on October 4-6. The festival, founded by Warren Hellman in 2001 as a musical gift to the people of San Francisco and the world, celebrates American “roots” music and its many outgrowths. Eac...
Bruce Hornsby's Summer Tour Kicks Off Tomorrow Bruce Hornsby's Summer Tour Kicks Off Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - June 17, 2019

Pianist, singer and songwriter Bruce Hornsby's summer tour kicks off tomorrow, June 18 inCharleston, SC. The run of dates includes additional stops in Denver, Charlotte,Asheville, Charlottesville and Atlanta that will feature a collaborative performance with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra conducted ...
Dave Alvin Celebrates 25th Anniversary of KING OF CALIFORNIA with U.S. Tour Dave Alvin Celebrates 25th Anniversary of KING OF CALIFORNIA with U.S. Tour
by BWW News Desk - June 06, 2019

In celebration of the 25th anniversary edition of King of California, out June 28 on Craft Recordings, acclaimed Los Angeles-based artist Dave Alvin will embark on a 22-date U.S. tour beginning June 11, with an intimate conversation and performance at GRAMMY Museum in Los Angeles. Dave will share th...
Guitarists Raul Midon & Lionel Loueke Combine Forces for a Summer Tour Guitarists Raul Midon & Lionel Loueke Combine Forces for a Summer Tour
by TV News Desk - May 16, 2019

Singer/Songwriter/Guitar Wizards Raul Midón and Lionel Loueke explore their talents sharing the stage this Summer in a beautiful partnership that is both a refreshing musical exchange and fine example of camaraderie.   A mix of West African and Latin American Roots.  A perfect marriage across North ...
2 Guitar Ninjas Raul Midon And Lionel Loueke Collaborate On Tour Kicking Off Mid-June 2 Guitar Ninjas Raul Midon And Lionel Loueke Collaborate On Tour Kicking Off Mid-June
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2019

Singer/Songwriter/Guitar Wizards Raul Midón and Lionel Loueke explore their talents sharing the stage this Summer in a beautiful partnership that is both a refreshing musical exchange and fine example of camaraderie.   A mix of West African and Latin American Roots.  A perfect marriage across North ...
Heather Mae Unveils New Video via Brightest Young Things, Plus New LP GLIMMER Out 9/20 Heather Mae Unveils New Video via Brightest Young Things, Plus New LP GLIMMER Out 9/20
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2019

Ahead of International Day Against Homophobia this Friday, Washington, DC-based powerhouse Heather Mae has unveiled 'You Are My Favorite,' a new video and track from her forthcoming album GLIMMER, due out September 20th. The song, inspired by Mae's own wedding vows, is a tribute to her wife and to L...
Cowboy Junkies Announce Tour Dates In Support Of ALL THAT RECKONING Cowboy Junkies Announce Tour Dates In Support Of ALL THAT RECKONING
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2019

Cowboy Junkies announce US tour dates in support of their latest release, All That Reckoning. Released on July 13, 2018, All that Reckoning is the band's first new recording since The Wilderness (2012), released via their own Latent Recordings, distributed by Redeye. Whether commenting on the fragil...
Bruce Hornsby Performs On JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE Bruce Hornsby Performs On JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE
by BWW News Desk - May 09, 2019

Last night, pianist, singer and songwriter Bruce Hornsby performed his single 'Cast-Off' on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'-watch/share the performance below. The song, which was co-written with Justin Vernon, appears on Hornsby's acclaimed new album Absolute Zero, which is out now to widespread critical prai...