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Eighth Blackbird Plays Music Of David Lang, Michael Gordon, And Julia Wolfe On New Album Eighth Blackbird Plays Music Of David Lang, Michael Gordon, And Julia Wolfe On New Album
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2020

Chicago-based new-music sextet Eighth Blackbird, winners of four Grammy Awards for their previous Cedille Records albums, are heard in the world-premiere recording of Singing in the Dead of Night, a collaborative, all-instrumental program created for the ensemble by American composers David Lang, Mi... (more...)
GoGo Penguin Releases New Single 'Kora' GoGo Penguin Releases New Single 'Kora'
by TV News Desk - April 03, 2020

Today, UK instrumental trio GoGo Penguin released “Kora,” the second single from their upcoming self-titled album. GoGoPenguin, the band's sixth full-length and their third album for Blue Note, has moved back to a June 5 release date.... (more...)
Cassowary Shares New Single 'Moth' Cassowary Shares New Single 'Moth'
by TV News Desk - March 31, 2020

Last month, Cassowary, the moniker of the 25-year-old artist and multi-instrumentalist Miles Shannon, announced the release of his self-titled debut album on April 24th via Fat Possum with a highly memorable video for the track “Belt Notch!” He's since made waves with his refreshing twist on vibey, ... (more...)
GoGo Penguin Announces New Album GoGo Penguin Announces New Album
by TV News Desk - March 06, 2020

Today, UK instrumental trio GoGo Penguin announced a May 1st release date for their upcoming self-titled album, the band's sixth full-length and their third for Blue Note Records. The announcement comes with the first single “Atomised,” a firm favorite of the band's that has GGP gliding over a power... (more...)
Watch Rejoicer's Live Video for 'Aura Sight' Watch Rejoicer's Live Video for 'Aura Sight'
by TV News Desk - February 26, 2020

Spiritual Sleaze sees the Tel Aviv-based producer and Raw Tapes founder drawing on his spiritual practice. Inspirations for the album include: Sun Ra, Aphex Twin; Steve Reich, Dabrye, Alchemist, Arvo Pärt, Eric Satie and Wu Tang Clan. The result is an album dense with lush textures, laid-back beats ... (more...)
CRAIG WEDREN Launches 'Sabbath Sessions' Podcast CRAIG WEDREN Launches 'Sabbath Sessions' Podcast
by TV News Desk - February 19, 2020

Acclaimed songwriter, singer, film & television composer and Shudder To Think frontman Craig Wedren has added another title to his already expanded resume: podcast creator. Today he releases the first episode of his Sabbath Sessions podcast -- a collection of musical meditations that he has been cra... (more...)
Sandbox Percussion Releases Andy Akiho's 'Haiku 2' Sandbox Percussion Releases Andy Akiho's 'Haiku 2'
by TV News Desk - February 13, 2020

On Thursday, February 13, 2020, the New York-based ensemble Sandbox Percussion releases Andy Akiho's Haiku 2 as a music video and single from its debut album, And That One Too (Coviello Classics).... (more...)
Cassowary Announces Debut Album and Shares New Video for 'Belt Notch' Cassowary Announces Debut Album and Shares New Video for 'Belt Notch'
by TV News Desk - February 10, 2020

Cassowary, the moniker of 25-year-old artist and multi-instrumentalist Miles Shannon, has announced details of his self-titled debut album, which will be released April 24th via Fat Possum. The announcement arrives with the video for new single “Belt Notch!”, premiered via The Fader.... (more...)
Craig Wedren Announces 'Sabbath Session' Podcast, LA Launch Event & Sound Bath Craig Wedren Announces 'Sabbath Session' Podcast, LA Launch Event & Sound Bath
by TV News Desk - February 04, 2020

Acclaimed songwriter, singer, film & television composer and Shudder To Think frontman Craig Wedren is adding another title to his already expanded resume: podcast creator. On February 19, he will release the first episode of his Sabbath Sessions podcast -- a collection of musical meditations that h... (more...)
Rejoicer Shares 'Pre Memory Circle' Rejoicer Shares 'Pre Memory Circle'
by TV News Desk - January 09, 2020

Rejoicer has announced a new album, Spiritual Sleaze, out February 14th on Stones Throw Records. Today Rejoicer shares the second single from the album, “Pre Memory Circle”, which comes with distinctive artwork from long-time visual collaborator Jengo whose artwork for the album was made to resemble... (more...)
David Norland to Release Debut Album GLAM TEAR STAIN David Norland to Release Debut Album GLAM TEAR STAIN
by TV News Desk - October 31, 2019

LA-based, English neo-classical composer, David Norland, has been lauded over the years for his musical collaborations for film and TV. He recently composed the score to the Emmy, Critics' Choice and Writers Guild of America nominated 2018 HBO film 'My Dinner with Herve' (starring Peter Dinklage and... (more...)
Third Coast Percussion Premieres Music By Devonté Hynes On 'Fields' From Cedille Records Third Coast Percussion Premieres Music By Devonté Hynes On 'Fields' From Cedille Records
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2019

Grammy Award-winning ensemble Third Coast Percussion plays music by international R&B and pop music star Devonté Hynes (aka Blood Orange) on their newest album, Fields, marking Hynes's recording debut as a classical composer.... (more...)
Third Coast Percussion Premieres Music By Devonté Hynes On FIELDS Third Coast Percussion Premieres Music By Devonté Hynes On FIELDS
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2019

Grammy Award-winning ensemble Third Coast Percussion plays music by international R&B and pop music star Devonté Hynes (aka Blood Orange) on their newest album, Fields, marking Hynes's recording debut as a classical composer.... (more...)
Kai Schumacher to Release His New Album RAUSCH Kai Schumacher to Release His New Album RAUSCH
by BWW News Desk - October 07, 2019

On the 11th of October pianist Kai Schumacher releases his newest album, Rausch.... (more...)
David Ellefson Releases Video for 'Sleeping Giants' David Ellefson Releases Video for 'Sleeping Giants'
by TV News Desk - August 25, 2019

Megadeth bassist David Ellefson has released a video for “SLEEPING GIANTS”,the title track from his debut solo release SLEEPING GIANTS, in stores now via COMBAT RECORDS. Sleeping Giants is a companion release to his new memoir MORE LIFE WITH DETH, in stores now via Jawbone Press.... (more...)
Alarm Will Sound Performs Donnacha Dennehy's THE HUNGER Alarm Will Sound Performs Donnacha Dennehy's THE HUNGER
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2019

 Alarm Will Sound tours the concert version of Donnacha Dennehy's modern cantata The Hunger to Princeton Sound Kitchen on September 17, 2019 and to Merkin Hall in collaboration with Irish Arts Center on September 19, 2019, part of Ecstatic Music's 10th anniversary season.... (more...)
Devon Church of Exitmusic Reveals WE ARE INEXTRICABLE Official Video Devon Church of Exitmusic Reveals WE ARE INEXTRICABLE Official Video
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2019

Exitmusic co-founder Devon Church recently released his debut solo album, We Are Inextricable. The album which follows up follows up Exitmusic's critically acclaimed album The Recognitions, can be ordered now at Bandcamp and is available on streaming services. This Friday Devon Church will kick off ... (more...)
Rite of Summer Music Festival Announces 2019 Season Rite of Summer Music Festival Announces 2019 Season
by TV News Desk - May 02, 2019

Blair McMillen and Pam Goldberg are thrilled to present the 9th season of the Rite of Summer Music Festival, taking place Summer 2019 on Governors Island, New York City. Rite of Summer will present free outdoor concerts from June through September.  In a locale The New York Times has called a “Playg... (more...)
Electronic Renegade Lomea Shares 'You Are Your Memories' Video Electronic Renegade Lomea Shares 'You Are Your Memories' Video
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2019

Multi-instrumentalist producer and fine artist, Lomea has announced the release of his second album, Echoes in Bloom to be released on 31st May and shared its first single, entitled 'You are Your Memories' (19th April) via Here & Now Recordings. Lomea's music has been championed by the likes of Nick... (more...)
Hans Zimmer Commissioned by BBC's Ten Pieces Hans Zimmer Commissioned by BBC's Ten Pieces
by TV News Desk - March 06, 2019

Following the success of the first three sets of Ten Pieces, BBC Music has announced the launch of Ten Pieces Trailblazers for the 19/20 academic year.... (more...)
Bang on a Can to Present 2019 People's Commissioning Fund Concert Bang on a Can to Present 2019 People's Commissioning Fund Concert
by TV News Desk - January 29, 2019

On Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at 7:30pm, Bang on a Can will present the 2019 Bang on a Can People's Commissioning Fund (PCF) concert, one of the most anticipated and reliable launching pads for composers in New York and beyond. The performance is presented as part of Kaufman Music Center's Ecstatic Mu... (more...)
Nonesuch and New Amsterdam Records Announce Partnership Nonesuch and New Amsterdam Records Announce Partnership
by TV News Desk - January 29, 2019

Nonesuch and New Amsterdam Records have joined forces to release approximately three albums per year over an initial three-year period. This partnership is the result of conversations between the two New York-based labels about their long-term shared values to support the work of several generations... (more...)
Saxophonist And Musical Humorist Daniel Bennett At The Blue Note NYC Saxophonist And Musical Humorist Daniel Bennett At The Blue Note NYC
by BWW News Desk - January 21, 2019

New York saxophonist Daniel Bennett has been hailed as one of the most original and unpredictable musical voices of his generation. The Daniel Bennett Group performs their annual show at the Blue Note (131 West 3rd St, New York, NY) on Sunday, January 27th. The band will play a show at 11:30am (TIX)... (more...)
LIVE FROM HERE WITH CHRIS THILE Confirms Guest Lineup for Performance at LA's The Wiltern LIVE FROM HERE WITH CHRIS THILE Confirms Guest Lineup for Performance at LA's The Wiltern
by TV News Desk - January 18, 2019

Live from Here with Chris Thile confirms the guest lineup for its performance in Los Angeles at The Wiltern on February 1 as well as shows in Durham, Chicago and Detroit. The shows feature special guests Jenny Lewis, Andrew Bird, Sarah Silverman, Lord Huron, Jason Isbell, Death Cab for Cutie, Tank a... (more...)
Initial Line Up Announced For 2019 San Francisco Comedy Festival, Tickets On Sale This Sunday Initial Line Up Announced For 2019 San Francisco Comedy Festival, Tickets On Sale This Sunday
by BWW News Desk - November 16, 2018

SF Sketchfest presented by Audible announces the initial line up for the 18th annual San Francisco Comedy Festival January 10-27, 2019, featuring top comedic talent performing in venues across the city. Audiences can expect another outstanding year of programming and fun as SF Sketchfest will host m... (more...)