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Nashville Symphony Chooses Four Emerging Composers for Composer Lab and Workshop Nashville Symphony Chooses Four Emerging Composers for Composer Lab and Workshop
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

Following a nationwide call for submissions, the Nashville Symphony has selected four promising young composers to participate in the second edition of its Composer Lab and Workshop, an initiative designed to cultivate the next generation of great American composers.... (more...)
Diana Krall Turns Up the Quiet this February at Dr. Phillips Center Diana Krall Turns Up the Quiet this February at Dr. Phillips Center
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

Multiple GRAMMY-winning jazz pianist and world-renowned singer, Diana Krall, is kicking off the third leg of her Turn Up the Quiet World Tour across North America. The concert will arrive in the Dr. Phillips Center's Walt Disney Theater on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale to... (more...)
Patti Smith to Headline & Be Honored at 37th Annual John Lennon Tribute in NYC Patti Smith to Headline & Be Honored at 37th Annual John Lennon Tribute in NYC
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

Theatre Within, the grassroots non-profit behind the Annual John Lennon Tribute charity concert since 1981, will honor music legend Patti Smith as the fourth recipient of the John Lennon Real Love Award at its 37th Annual John Lennon Tribute on Friday, December 1 at Symphony Space, NYC.... (more...)
Musicians for Civil Liberties Benefit Concert for ACLU/NYCLU Set for 9/24 Musicians for Civil Liberties Benefit Concert for ACLU/NYCLU Set for 9/24
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

Table Pounding Music is proud to present a benefit concert for the New York Civil Liberties Union/American Civil Liberties Union, produced by Grammy-nominated clarinetist David Krakauer, pianist-composer Kathleen Tagg and Table Pounding Music on Sunday, September 24th at 7pm.... (more...)
98° to Release 'Let It Snow' Album This Fall; Tour Dates Announced 98° to Release 'Let It Snow' Album This Fall; Tour Dates Announced
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2017

With more than 10 million albums sold, multi-platinum recording artist 98 (Nick Lachey, Drew Lachey, Justin Jeffre and Jeff Timmons) will release their first full-length Christmas album in 18 years, Let It Snow, on October 20, 2017 via UMe. Their new original song 'Season of Love,' is available no... (more...)
Celebrating The Songs And The Life Of The Incomparable Luther Vandross Live In Las Vegas Celebrating The Songs And The Life Of The Incomparable Luther Vandross Live In Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk - September 15, 2017

One man's voice became everyone's music The incomparable Luther Vandross, the man, THE VOICE, the legend! Luther's voice shattered barriers, shaped our lives and made us all believe in The Power of Love.... (more...)
Weapons of Anew Release 'The Collision of Love and Hate' Weapons of Anew Release 'The Collision of Love and Hate'
by BWW News Desk - September 15, 2017

Weapons of Anew, the dynamic new band that features Freddy Ordine, Ray West, Stefan 'Reno' Cutrupi, Chris Manfre, and Kris Norris have released their debut recording today, 'The Collision of Love and Hate' on OK Good Records.... (more...)
The Waterboys Share New Videos Ahead of 'Out Of All This Blue' Album The Waterboys Share New Videos Ahead of 'Out Of All This Blue' Album
by BWW News Desk - September 15, 2017

The Waterboys have released two brand new videos for key album tracks ahead of their forthcoming new double album Out Of All This Blue, set for release September 8 via BMG.... (more...)
Sons Of Apollo Release Video For 'Coming Home' Sons Of Apollo Release Video For 'Coming Home'
by BWW News Desk - September 15, 2017

Sons Of Apollo have just released the video for 'Coming Home' from their highly anticipated debut album, 'Psychotic Symphony.' The song is now available on all digital outlets starting today. The album is set to release on October 20 via InsideOutMusic/Sony.... (more...)
Weapons of Anew Release Debut Album 'The Collision of Love and Hate' via OK!Good Records Weapons of Anew Release Debut Album 'The Collision of Love and Hate' via OK!Good Records
by BWW News Desk - September 15, 2017

Weapons of Anew, the dynamic new band that features Freddy Ordine, Ray West, Stefan Reno Cutrupi, Chris Manfre, and new guitarist Kris Norris have released their debut album, 'The Collision of Love and Hate,' today, Friday, September 15th via OK!Good Records.... (more...)
Michael McDonald's First Album of New Material in a Decade 'Wide Open' Out Today Michael McDonald's First Album of New Material in a Decade 'Wide Open' Out Today
by BWW News Desk - September 15, 2017

Wide Open, Michael McDonald's first new album in nearly a decade, is out today via BMG. Featuring special guests including Warren Haynes, Robben Ford, Marcus Miller and Branford Marsalis, the record is available on iTunes & Amazon.... (more...)
World Music Institute presents FLAMENCO LEGENDS: The Paco de Lucía Project, 10/14 World Music Institute presents FLAMENCO LEGENDS: The Paco de Lucía Project, 10/14
by BWW News Desk - September 14, 2017

Created by ten-time Latin Grammy winner Javier Lim n, The Paco de Luc a Project reassembles the original band that toured with the legendary Flamenco guitarist for the last 10 years of his career.... (more...)
Sergei Babayan Comes to Bates Recital Hall in Classical Piano Recital Sergei Babayan Comes to Bates Recital Hall in Classical Piano Recital
by BWW News Desk - September 14, 2017

Hailed for his emotional intensity, bold energy and remarkable levels of color, Sergei Babayan brings a deep understanding and insight to a stylistically diverse repertoire, which includes a performance history of 54 concertos. Le Figaro has praised his unequaled touch, perfectly harmonious ... (more...)
Sam Hunt to Receive CMT's Inaugural 'Song of the Year' Award on CMT Special Sam Hunt to Receive CMT's Inaugural 'Song of the Year' Award on CMT Special
by TV News Desk - September 14, 2017

CMT today announced that country superstar Sam Hunt, along with co-writers Zach Crowell, Shane McAnally and Josh Osborne, will be honored with the first-ever Song of the Year Award for mega-hit Body Like A Back Road... (more...)
Suzi Bass Awards Announces New Board Chair Suzi Bass Awards Announces New Board Chair
by BWW News Desk - September 13, 2017

The Suzi Bass Awards is thrilled to announce that David M. (Dave) Paule, Executive Director of GreenLaw, was elected the organization's Chair of the Board of Directors at a regular Board Meeting this summer. Paule succeeds Beth Davis, of Burr + Forman, who served as Chair for several years.... (more...)
ANON(YMOUS), Symphony by the Sea and More Set for Arts Alive SDSU's Fall Season ANON(YMOUS), Symphony by the Sea and More Set for Arts Alive SDSU's Fall Season
by BWW News Desk - September 13, 2017

Arts Alive SDSU has announced the Fall 2017 Signature performing arts events designed to showcase and increase awareness of the range and quality of arts performances and programs at San Diego State University.... (more...)
Hilario Duran to Release New Album 'Contumbao,' on ALMA Records 9/23 Hilario Duran to Release New Album 'Contumbao,' on ALMA Records 9/23
by BWW News Desk - September 13, 2017

Hilario Duran makes a triumphant musical homecoming on his new album Contumbao (to be released on ALMA Records on September 23, 2017).... (more...)
Abdullah Ibrahim to Present Two Solo Concerts at Artscape in Cape Town in October 2017 Abdullah Ibrahim to Present Two Solo Concerts at Artscape in Cape Town in October 2017
by BWW News Desk - September 13, 2017

South Africa's most distinguished pianist, Abdullah Ibrahim, will present two solo piano concerts at the Artscape Theatre this October. The highly anticipated programme showcases compositions influenced by people, places and events that have impacted Ibrahim's life and career, spanning the past seve... (more...)
The Kitchen presents World Premiere of YARN/WIRE: ENNO POPPE The Kitchen presents World Premiere of YARN/WIRE: ENNO POPPE
by BWW News Desk - September 12, 2017

The Kitchen is pleased to present the world premiere of Yarn/Wire: Enno Poppe, October 6. Admired for the energy and precision they bring to performances of today's most adventurous music, this year Yarn/Wire are championing new work by Berlin-based composer Enno Poppe. Combining the complex timbres... (more...)
Keyboard Conversations Opens with FESTIVE FRENCH FARE Keyboard Conversations Opens with FESTIVE FRENCH FARE
by BWW News Desk - September 12, 2017

Keyboard Conversations, featuring concert pianist Jeffrey Siegel opens the 2017-2018 Season presented in part through the generosity of Dr. John F. Dixon with Festive French Fare in the Bank of America Theatre at the Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Drive in Richardson, Texas Monday, October 9, 201... (more...)
Weapons of Anew Announce Multi-Part Video Series Weapons of Anew Announce Multi-Part Video Series
by BWW News Desk - September 11, 2017

Weapons of Anew, the dynamic new band that features Freddy Ordine (guitars), Ray West (vocals), Stefan 'Reno' Cutrupi (bass), Chris Manfre (drums), and Kris Norris (guitars) have launched a new multi-part video series.... (more...)
Stage Actress and Recording Artist Rebecca Spencer to Release STILL, STILL, STILL Album Stage Actress and Recording Artist Rebecca Spencer to Release STILL, STILL, STILL Album
by BWW News Desk - September 11, 2017

Backstage Bistro Award-winning recording artist and Broadway actress Rebecca Spencer (JEKYLL AND HYDE, PHANTOM OF THE OPERA) has announced a September 22, 2017 release date for her third recording on the LML Music label, entitled STILL, STILL, STILL.... (more...)
Marillion Announce 7 Date UK Tour in April 2018 Marillion Announce 7 Date UK Tour in April 2018
by BWW News Desk - September 11, 2017

Prog rock giants MARILLION announce 7 new UK dates in April 2018 on the back of their October show at The Royal Albert Hall, which sold out within four minutes of going on sale, and The London Palladium in November, which also sold out in record time.... (more...)
Grammy-Nominated Saxophonist Dave Koz Releases New Christmas Album, Announces Christmas Tour And Teams Up With Salvation Army To Donate Proceeds To Provide Service To LGB Grammy-Nominated Saxophonist Dave Koz Releases New Christmas Album, Announces Christmas Tour And Teams Up With Salvation Army To Donate Proceeds To Provide Service To LGB
by BWW News Desk - September 09, 2017

LOS ANGELES, Sept.8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ After twenty years of sold out Christmas tours and five celebrated holiday albums within as many years, saxophonist Dave Koz has done his share and then some to help to make the season bright. This year he has reassembled his original holiday lineup pianist Dav... (more...)
Abraham Inc. and Friends Set for Concert to Benefit the ACLU at Symphony Space Abraham Inc. and Friends Set for Concert to Benefit the ACLU at Symphony Space
by BWW News Desk - September 08, 2017

Table Pounding Music will present a benefit concert for the New York Civil Liberties Union/American Civil Liberties Union, produced by Grammy-nominated clarinetist David Krakauer, pianist-composer Kathleen Tagg and Table Pounding Music on Sunday, September 24th at 7pm.... (more...)