TAJ MAHAL


BIO: Composer, multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Taj Mahal is one of the most prominent and influential figures in late 20th century blues and roots music. Though his career began more than four decades a... (read more...)

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EXPERIENCE HENDRIX TOUR Comes To NJPAC EXPERIENCE HENDRIX TOUR Comes To NJPAC
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2018

Recognized by the world by being the most ICONIC American rock guitarist ever- EXPERIENCE HENDRIX TOUR is coming to New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) on Friday, March 29, at 8 P.M. Celebrate the music and legacy of guitar great Jimi Hendrix as the Experience Hendrix tour heads out on the roa... (more...)
The Experience Hendrix Tour Returns in 2019 The Experience Hendrix Tour Returns in 2019
by BWW News Desk - October 15, 2018

The Experience Hendrix Tour, the critically acclaimed multi-artist celebration of Jimi Hendrix's musical genius is returning in 2019 with its biggest ever tour—30 dates through the East Coast, South and Midwest. What began as a single show tribute at the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame in 2000 has blossome... (more...)
TAUK Releases SHAPESHIFTER II: OUTBREAK, Debut Animated Sci-Fi Video for 'Recreational Outrage' TAUK Releases SHAPESHIFTER II: OUTBREAK, Debut Animated Sci-Fi Video for 'Recreational Outrage'
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2018

TAUK release Shapeshifter II: Outbreak today, a free-flowing yet elaborately composed all-instrumental blend of progressive rock, hip-hop, & jazz that takes an exhilarating look at artificial intelligence and its potential to upend our world. Yesterday, Keyboard Magazine debuted the band's incredibl... (more...)
City Winery Chicago Announces Special Holiday Show with AMERICAN IDOL Winner Kris Allen City Winery Chicago Announces Special Holiday Show with AMERICAN IDOL Winner Kris Allen
by TV News Desk - September 18, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces a special holiday show with “American Idol” winner Kris Allen and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, September 20 at noon. All tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago.... (more...)
City Winery Chicago Announces Randy Bachman, Shemekia Copeland and More City Winery Chicago Announces Randy Bachman, Shemekia Copeland and More
by TV News Desk - September 11, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Canadian rocker Randy Bachman ('You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet”), a live recording of the hilarious Girls Gotta Eat podcast and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, September 13 at noon. All tickets will be available at c... (more...)
September Shows Announced At City Winery Chicago September Shows Announced At City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - August 27, 2018

The following acts are performing at City Winery Chicago (1200 W. Randolph St) throughout the month. All City Winery Chicago events are open to all ages and start at 8:00 p.m., unless noted.  Tickets can be purchased by calling 312-733-WINE (9463) or by visiting www.citywinery.com/chicago.... (more...)
Willie Nelson, Margo Price and More To Play Outlaw Music Festival At Hollywood Bowl Willie Nelson, Margo Price and More To Play Outlaw Music Festival At Hollywood Bowl
by BWW News Desk - July 31, 2018

Willie Nelson, Blackbird Presents, Mark Rothbaum, and Live Nation are thrilled to announce the Outlaw Music Festival Tour at the historic Hollywood Bowl with Willie Nelson & Family, Phil Lesh & Friends, Sturgill Simpson, Margo Price, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, and Particle Kid.... (more...)
Outlaw Music Festival Tour Comes To Hollywood Bowl 10/21
by BWW News Desk - July 30, 2018

Willie Nelson, Blackbird Presents, Mark Rothbaum, and Live Nation are thrilled to announce the Outlaw Music Festival Tour at the historic Hollywood Bowl with Willie Nelson & Family, Phil Lesh & Friends, Sturgill Simpson, Margo Price, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, and Particle Kid.... (more...)
Taj Mahal, Charlie Hunter, & More to Play City Winery Chicago this July Taj Mahal, Charlie Hunter, & More to Play City Winery Chicago this July
by TV News Desk - July 03, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces composer and multi-instrumentalist Taj Mahal, guitar virtuosoCharlie Hunter and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, July 5 at noon. All tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago.... (more...)
Yanni to Bring 25th Anniversary 'Live At The Acropolis' Tour to Overture Center Yanni to Bring 25th Anniversary 'Live At The Acropolis' Tour to Overture Center
by BWW News Desk - June 26, 2018

Legendary performer and composer Yanni has announced he will celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Live At The Acropolis with a world tour that will launch this spring in the United States. The maestro will kick off the Yanni 25 Live At The Acropolis Anniversary Concert Tour on April 23, 2018 at t... (more...)
The Lyric Theatre Announces Keb' Mo' The Lyric Theatre Announces Keb' Mo'
by BWW News Desk - June 11, 2018

At a time when many four-time Grammy winners might be doing victory laps with concerts of their greatest hits, blues artist Kevin Roosevelt Moore, better known as Keb' Mo,' was busy releasing the Grammy- winning album TajMo, a collaboration with fellow blues legend Taj Mahal. The 2017 album won a Gr... (more...)
Herbie Hancock To Continue As The William Powers And Carolyn Powers Creative Chair For Jazz Herbie Hancock To Continue As The William Powers And Carolyn Powers Creative Chair For Jazz
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2018

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association announced today the extension of Herbie Hancock's contract as the William Powers and Carolyn Powers Creative Chair for Jazz through the 2021 season at Hollywood Bowl and the 2020/21 season at Walt Disney Concert Hall.... (more...)
Keb' Mo' Returns To The Lyric In SOLO Keb' Mo' Returns To The Lyric In SOLO
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2018

At a time when many four-time Grammy winners might be doing victory laps with concerts of their greatest hits, blues artist Kevin Roosevelt Moore, better known as Keb' Mo,' was busy releasing the Grammy- winning album TajMo, a collaboration with fellow blues legend Taj Mahal. The 2017 album won a Gr... (more...)
Grammy Winning Duo Taj Mahal and Keb' Mo' Announce New Dates for 2018 U.S. Tour Grammy Winning Duo Taj Mahal and Keb' Mo' Announce New Dates for 2018 U.S. Tour
by BWW News Desk - April 30, 2018

Taj Mahal and Keb' Mo have added new U.S. dates to their TajMo tour. Their first ever album as a duo, TajMo, won a GRAMMY in the category of Best Contemporary Blues Album at the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards in January 2018. ... (more...)
¡La Nueva Cuba! The Next Generation With Roberto Fonseca, Daymé Arocena & Pedrito Martinez Opens 4/21 ¡La Nueva Cuba! The Next Generation With Roberto Fonseca, Daymé Arocena & Pedrito Martinez Opens 4/21
by BWW News Desk - April 06, 2018

Cuba's rich musical traditions explode onstage as three next-generation Cuban jazz artists converge for the first time on the Younes and Soraya Nazarian Center for the Performing Arts Stage (The Soraya) on Saturday, April 21 for one performance only. Grammy-nominated, Afro-Latin percussionist-singer... (more...)
Rock Royalty Nancy Wilson, Liv Warfield, Slash to Headline LA Zoo Beastly Ball Concert for Conservation Rock Royalty Nancy Wilson, Liv Warfield, Slash to Headline LA Zoo Beastly Ball Concert for Conservation
by TV News Desk - April 05, 2018

Rock super group Roadcase Royale's Nancy Wilson, one of the founding members of legendary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group Heart, and Liv Warfield, former Prince's New Power Generation band member/R&B singer, join rock icon Slash, renowned pedal steel guitarist Robert Randolph, the L.A. All-Star Ban... (more...)
The Mountain Winery Announces 2018 Concert Series Tickets on Sale Monday, April 9 The Mountain Winery Announces 2018 Concert Series Tickets on Sale Monday, April 9
by BWW News Desk - April 02, 2018

AEG Presents announced this morning the full 2018 lineup for its 60th Summer Concert Series at The Mountain Winery. This year's shows will run from May 27 through September 30 and include legendary performers and top-notch talent across many genres in music and comedy. Returning icons gracing The Mo... (more...)
Keb' Mo' SOLO Tickets Now Available Keb' Mo' SOLO Tickets Now Available
by TV News Desk - April 02, 2018

At a time when many four-time Grammy winners might be doing victory laps with concerts of their greatest hits, blues artist Kevin Roosevelt Moore, better known as Keb' Mo,' was busy releasing the Grammy- winning album TajMo, a collaboration with fellow blues legend Taj Mahal. The 2017 album won a Gr... (more...)
Ryan Adams to Headline Exile on Bourbon Street Presented By Blackbird Presents Ryan Adams to Headline Exile on Bourbon Street Presented By Blackbird Presents
by TV News Desk - March 28, 2018

Blackbird Presents is proud to announce iconic singer-songwriter Ryan Adams will headline 'Exile on Bourbon St.,' a once-in-a-lifetime concert event set to take place Saturday, May 5 at New Orleans' Saenger Theatre. He joins longtime Rolling Stones producer and the concert event's music director, Do... (more...)
New York Guitar Festival In Partnership with Arts Brookfield Present Los Sonidos de España/The Sounds of Spain New York Guitar Festival In Partnership with Arts Brookfield Present Los Sonidos de España/The Sounds of Spain
by TV News Desk - March 22, 2018

This spring, the New York Guitar Festival and Arts Brookfield will present two days of performances devoted entirely to classical and flamenco Spanish guitar music at Brookfield Place. ... (more...)
New York Guitar Festival and Arts Brookfield Present LOS SONIDOS DE ESPAÑA New York Guitar Festival and Arts Brookfield Present LOS SONIDOS DE ESPAÑA
by BWW News Desk - March 21, 2018

This spring, the New York Guitar Festival and Arts Brookfield will present two days of performances devoted entirely to classical and flamenco Spanish guitar music at Brookfield Place.... (more...)
Indie/Soul Artist Deva Mahal Releases 'Run Deep'. 3/23 Indie/Soul Artist Deva Mahal Releases 'Run Deep'. 3/23
by BWW News Desk - March 21, 2018

Genre defying R&B/Soul goddess Deva Mahal is set to release her much-anticipated debut album Run Deep on March 23 via Motéma Music, fresh off the success of her self-titled introductory EP. Run Deep was produced by Scott Jacoby (Vampire Weekend, José James, Coldplay), with two tracks produced by Jar... (more...)
Liz Kennedy Features Blues Legend Taj Mahal On New Single And Music Video Liz Kennedy Features Blues Legend Taj Mahal On New Single And Music Video
by BWW News Desk - March 13, 2018

San Francisco based singer-songwriter Liz Kennedy finds fresh ways to define rootsy - including bringing in legendary bluesman Taj Mahal who contributes his inimitable vocals and banjo to the buoyant tune 'Everyone Knows How It Goes.'... (more...)
JOHN LEE HOOKER: KING OF THE BOOGIE Opens March 29 at the Grammy Museum L.A. LIVE JOHN LEE HOOKER: KING OF THE BOOGIE Opens March 29 at the Grammy Museum L.A. LIVE
by TV News Desk - March 06, 2018

To continue commemorating what would have been legendary GRAMMY®-winning blues artist John Lee Hooker's 100th birthday, the GRAMMY Museum® will open John Lee Hooker: King Of The Boogie in the Special Exhibits Gallery on the second floor on Thursday, March 29, 2018. On the night of the opening, Diane... (more...)
Full Sail University Announces Graduate Results for  The 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards Full Sail University Announces Graduate Results for The 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards
by BWW News Desk - March 01, 2018

Full Sail University is proud to announce that 17 graduates were credited on 11 GRAMMY-winning artist releases across 11 categories at the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards, which aired live on CBS, Sunday, January 28, 2018 from New York City's Madison Square Garden, and was hosted by James Corden.... (more...)






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