BWW Exclusive: THE BEATLES 101 GREATEST SONGS OF ALL TIME - Ranking the Best of John, Paul, George & Ringo (Including Their Solo Hits)
by Peter Nason - May 12, 2020
BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest Beatles songs, including some of the fab four's solo works. They're all here: 'Twist and Shout,' 'In My Life,' 'Helter Skelter,' 'Imagine,' 'Something,' 'Maybe I'm Amazed,' 'Let It Be.' See if your favorites made the grade!... (more...)
Smoke Fairies Release Surprise Single Today
by TV News Desk - April 15, 2020
Smoke Fairies have surprised fans by releasing an exclusive and unheard new track 'No Matter How This Goes, Just Make Sure That You're Kind.'... (more...)
Smoke Fairies To Release Limited 7in Single 'Elevator'
by TV News Desk - February 26, 2020
Darkness Brings the Wonders Home, Smoke Fairies' widely acclaimed first album in four years and the first to come out on the band's own label, Year Seven Records, was released January 31st and has seen some remarkable chart positions for a band operating as a fully independent venture (#1 UK album i... (more...)
Smoke Fairies 'Darkness Brings The Wonders Home' Out Today
by TV News Desk - January 31, 2020
Smoke Fairies release their first new album in four years today: Darkness Brings The Wonders Home. The set is the sixth studio LP from the band. Smoke Fairies are Jessica Davies and Katherine Blamire who first met at school in their native England and for this LP they traveled to our side of the pon... (more...)
Smoke Fairies Release New Single 'Chew Your Bones'
by TV News Desk - January 21, 2020
Smoke Fairies release a new single today 'Chew Your Bones.' The track is taken from their forthcoming album Darkness Brings The Wonders Home set for release next Friday, January 31st. The set is the sixth studio LP from the band and was recorded in Seattle and produced by Phil Ek. ... (more...)
Consequence Of Sound Premieres Smoke Fairies New Video 'Disconnect'
by TV News Desk - November 27, 2019
Smoke Fairies just played a sell-out single launch at The Social in association with Rough Trade to celebrate the release of a limited edition 7”. The show and single sold out three weeks prior to release and landed at #3 in the UK Vinyl Singles chart, surrounded by Coldplay, Queen and Kate Bush. Th... (more...)
T Bone Burnett Gives Keynote Speech at 2019 SXSW
by TV News Desk - March 14, 2019
Multiple Grammy and Oscar winning artist, musician and producer T Bone Burnett gave a thought provoking keynote speech at SXSW today, warning of the current dangers of the dominance of digital monopolies like Google and Facebook, while championing the value of the independence of artists. See below ... (more...)
Sam Fischer Releases Debut EP 'Not A Hobby' Today
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2018
Australian-born, LA-based musician Sam Fischer has released his debut Not A Hobby EP today. The soul tinged, four-track collection is bolstered by the touches of Grammy-winning producer Warren Oak Felder (Alessia Cara, Kehlani, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj) among many others.... (more...)
Effervescent Prog-Rock Ensemble Fischer's Flicker Releases New Album 'Open 28 Hours'
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2017
The musical mind of native Chicagoan Scott Fischer has been described as a colorfully symphonic amusement park. Whether it's a song-length concept piece, a full album, a rock opera or something else entirely, big bright melodies and ambitious composition always take center stage.... (more...)
Styx Broadcasts World's First Live Rock Concert Broadcast to Hearing Aid Wearers
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2017
Hundreds of thousands of hearing aid wearers soon will be able to participate in rock-and-roll history when legendary rock band Styx broadcasts the final show of its U.S. summer tour directly to their hearing aids.... (more...)
Blake Mills & Shawn Everett Remix Ethan Gruska's 'Me Who Wasn't Trying'
by BWW News Desk - July 07, 2017
LA-based singer-songwriter Ethan Gruska has released the track 'Me Who Wasn't Trying (Break Mirrors Remix by Blake Mills and Shawn Everett)', produced by Mills (Fiona Apple, John Legend, Alabama Shakes) and Everett (Weezer, Alabama Shakes).... (more...)
Ethan Gruska's 'Rather Be' Music Video Premieres at KCRW
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017
A new video of Ethan Gruska performing his song “Rather Be” is premiering today at KCRW's music blog. Of the song and video, KCRW praises, “His warm and inviting voice resonates throughout this live, acoustic version of his song.”... (more...)
Ethan Gruska's 'Slowmotionary' Out on Sire Records 3/3
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2017
Slowmotionary, the debut album from acclaimed musician and songwriter Ethan Gruska, will be released March 3 on Sire Records and is now available for pre-order.... (more...)