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JACK Unveils Fall 2017 Season of Key Experimenting Artists in Theater, Dance & Music JACK Unveils Fall 2017 Season of Key Experimenting Artists in Theater, Dance & Music
by BWW News Desk - August 18, 2017

Recognized by The Village Voice as 'Best Scrappy Brooklyn Theater' in their Best of 2016 issue, JACK presents a flurry of some of today's key experimenting artists in theater, dance and music, with new work by playwrights Virginia Grise, Azure Osborne-Lee, nicHi douglas, Karma Mayetand Justin Kuritz... (more...)
BROOKLYN PHOTOGRAPHS, BRIC TV, The Knights and More Set for BRIC's Fall 2017 Season BROOKLYN PHOTOGRAPHS, BRIC TV, The Knights and More Set for BRIC's Fall 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

BRIC, the largest presenter of free cultural programming in Brooklyn, has announced the fall 2017 season at BRIC House, the organization's 40,000 SF home in Downtown Brooklyn.... (more...)
Four Out-of-Print The Apples in Stereo Albums Set For Reissue on Yep Roc Records Four Out-of-Print The Apples in Stereo Albums Set For Reissue on Yep Roc Records
by BWW News Desk - August 03, 2017

???????Beginning on November 3, Yep Roc Records will reissue four long out-of-print vinyl albums by legendary indie artists The Apples in stereo. These vinyl reissues include Tone Soul Evolution on November 3, Her Wallpaper Reverie will follow November 24, with The Discovery of a World Inside the Mo... (more...)
FIAF Announces Global Lineup for 2017 Crossing the Line Festival FIAF Announces Global Lineup for 2017 Crossing the Line Festival
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2017

The French Institute Alliance Francaise (FIAF), New York's premiere French cultural center, has announced the Crossing the Line Festival 2017, the eleventh annual edition of its path-breaking fall arts festival.... (more...)
'Transmision En La Erita Meta' Available Now on CD 'Transmision En La Erita Meta' Available Now on CD
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2017

Ethnomusicologist Amanda Villepastour and Cuban producer (Sendero Music) Luis Bran have teamed up to tell the unlikely story of the spirit of music in a small Cuban town through the heartbeat of a set of multi-generational religious drums named Ilú Keké.... (more...)
Grey Gersten Releases Video Via The Fader For 'You Can't Stop' Grey Gersten Releases Video Via The Fader For 'You Can't Stop'
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2017

The song appears on his first full length album Naked Light, out now. The video was directed by experimental filmmaker Peggy Ahwesh, includes footage shot at Marta Becket's Amargosa Opera House in Death Valley Junction (population: around 6 or so). Watch and share “You Can't Stop”... (more...)
Joe's Pub Announces Upcoming Folk & Country Summer Lineup Joe's Pub Announces Upcoming Folk & Country Summer Lineup
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2017

Joe's Pub is proud to support exciting upcoming performances including some of Folk and Country's most enticing artists! Highlights include Kentucky singer/songwriter Joan Shelley on June 21-22; an all-acoustic show from Okkervil River with opener Jesse Hale Moore on June 27; Larry Campbell & Teresa... (more...)
Rock Opera DAWN OF PARADISE Due Out 7/15 Rock Opera DAWN OF PARADISE Due Out 7/15
by BWW News Desk - June 12, 2017

PARADISE – consisting of the Portland-by-way-of-Chicago husband/wife team of guitarist/vocalist Steven Denekas and vocalist/keyboardist Tamar Berk – have fashioned a loving homage to the classic rock opera in their third album, Dawn of Paradise, a double-vinyl LP which gleefully references the likes... (more...)
Angaleena Presley Delivers New Album 'Wrangled' Today Angaleena Presley Delivers New Album 'Wrangled' Today
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

Angaleena Presley follows her critically acclaimed 2015 debut, American Middle Class, with the 12-track Wrangled, April 21 on Mining Light/Thirty Tigers.... (more...)
Roger Waters Album 'Is This The Life We Really Want?' Set For Global Release This June Roger Waters Album 'Is This The Life We Really Want?' Set For Global Release This June
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2017

Roger Waters, the creative power and song writing force behind Pink Floyd, announces his first rock album in 25 years, Is This The Life We Really Want?.... (more...)
'Transmisión en la Eritá Meta' Is Sonic Journey Through Cuba's Past; Available Now Digitally 'Transmisión en la Eritá Meta' Is Sonic Journey Through Cuba's Past; Available Now Digitally
by BWW News Desk - April 08, 2017

Ethnomusicologist Amanda Villepastour and Cuban producer (Sendero Music) Luis Bran have teamed up to tell the unlikely story of the spirit of music in a small Cuban town through the heartbeat of a set of multi-generational religious drums named Ilú Keké.... (more...)
SHAPING SOUND Returns to Playhouse Square this March! SHAPING SOUND Returns to Playhouse Square this March!
by BWW News Desk - March 11, 2017

TRAVIS WALL and Break The Floor Productions will be including Playhouse Square as part of their national tour by America's hottest dance company, Travis Wall's SHAPING SOUND.  After The Curtain will begin touring March 1st in Utica, New York and play nineteen cities. Travis Wall's SHAPING SOUND Afte... (more...)
Vocal Arts Ensemble To Perform CONSIDERING MATTHEW SHEPARD, 3/4-5 Vocal Arts Ensemble To Perform CONSIDERING MATTHEW SHEPARD, 3/4-5
by BWW News Desk - March 04, 2017

Cincinnati's Vocal Arts Ensemble (VAE), the city's premier professional choral ensemble, will perform the regional premiere of the nationally acclaimed concert-length oratorio Considering Matthew Shepard under the direction of Grammy Award-winning Music Director Craig Hella Johnson, who composed the... (more...)
Angaleena Presley Delivers New Album 'Wrangled' 4/21 Angaleena Presley Delivers New Album 'Wrangled' 4/21
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

Angaleena Presley follows her critically acclaimed 2015 debut, American Middle Class, with the 12-track Wrangled, April 21 on Mining Light/Thirty Tigers.... (more...)
Vocal Arts Ensemble To Perform CONSIDERING MATTHEW SHEPARD, 3/4-5 Vocal Arts Ensemble To Perform CONSIDERING MATTHEW SHEPARD, 3/4-5
by BWW News Desk - February 15, 2017

Cincinnati's Vocal Arts Ensemble (VAE), the city's premier professional choral ensemble, will perform the regional premiere of the nationally acclaimed concert-length oratorio Considering Matthew Shepard under the direction of Grammy Award-winning Music Director Craig Hella Johnson, who composed the... (more...)
Composer/Vocalist M Lamar Collaborates with Hunter Hunt-Hendrix on New Album Composer/Vocalist M Lamar Collaborates with Hunter Hunt-Hendrix on New Album
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2017

Acclaimed Brooklyn-based composer/vocalist/pianist and visual/fine artist M Lamar creates music that crosses opera, metal and blues, and his diverse musical taste... (more...)
9 CIRCLES Premiere, John Lithgow, John Patrick Shanley and More Slated for Sheen Center in 2017 9 CIRCLES Premiere, John Lithgow, John Patrick Shanley and More Slated for Sheen Center in 2017
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2017

The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture (18 Bleecker Street) has announced the Spring programming of the 2016-2017 season. Featuring a varied array of thought-provoking theater, film, music, art, and discourse, The Sheen Center delves deeper into its many signature series, and for the first time will... (more...)