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Two Music Soundtracks to Be Released from PBS' THE VIETNAM WAR Two Music Soundtracks to Be Released from PBS' THE VIETNAM WAR
by BWW News Desk - August 18, 2017

THE VIETNAM WAR, a new 10-part series directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick that will begin airing on PBS on September 17, 2017, will be accompanied by two companion soundtracks to be released on September 15, 2017, Universal Music Enterprises announced today.... (more...)
Sweet Honey In The Rock, John Zorn, Ladysmith Black Mambazo and More Set for Symphony Space's 2017-18 Season Sweet Honey In The Rock, John Zorn, Ladysmith Black Mambazo and More Set for Symphony Space's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 15, 2017

Symphony Space, one of New York's best-loved cultural destinations, is pleased to announce a new season of lively and diverse programming, running from October 2017 through June 2018. Returning this season are Projects conceived by Artistic Director Andrew Byrne, each uniting Symphony Space's multid... (more...)
Blank Range Premiere 'Ember In The Ash' with Stereogum Blank Range Premiere 'Ember In The Ash' with Stereogum
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

On August 25, Nashville's Blank Range will release their debut album Marooned With The Treasure via Sturdy Girls Records distributed by Thirty Tigers. This release makes the band's first full length album after three years of touring the country heavily behind their first two EPs Phase II and Vista ... (more...)
Theatre, Music, Poetry and More Slated for Irish Arts Center's Fall 2017 Season Theatre, Music, Poetry and More Slated for Irish Arts Center's Fall 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

Irish Arts Center (IAC), the arts and cultural center dedicated to projecting a dynamic image of Ireland and Irish America for the 21st century, has announced its fall 2017 season. The lineup epitomizes IAC's commitment to building community with a diversity of arts institutions, artists and audienc... (more...)
A.J. Croce w/ Robbie Fulks in NYC; New Dan Penn-Produced CD Out 8/11 A.J. Croce w/ Robbie Fulks in NYC; New Dan Penn-Produced CD Out 8/11
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2017

Some artists are afforded the chance to tell their personal stories as they see fit, at a particular moment when they know the time has come. But for many, there is no choice —the story emerges hardwired to the music and they become forever identified with it no matter how their story may evolve or ... (more...)
International Songwriting Competition (ISC) Announces 2017 Judges International Songwriting Competition (ISC) Announces 2017 Judges
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2017

The International Songwriting Competition (ISC) is pleased to announce its panel of judges for the 2017 competition. Established in 2002, ISC is the world's largest songwriting competition, receiving entries from more than 130 countries.... (more...)
Blank Range Release 'Seemed Like Word Got Around' from Debut Album Blank Range Release 'Seemed Like Word Got Around' from Debut Album
by BWW News Desk - August 04, 2017

On August 25, Nashville's Blank Range will release their debut album Marooned With The Treasure via Sturdy Girls Records distributed by Thirty Tigers. This release makes the band's first full length album after three years of touring the country heavily behind their first two EPs Phase II and Vista ... (more...)
Mindi Abair and The Boneshakers to Release The EastWest Sessions 9/15 Mindi Abair and The Boneshakers to Release The EastWest Sessions 9/15
by BWW News Desk - July 25, 2017

Mindi Abair and The Boneshakers will release their first studio album September 15th on Pretty Good For A Girl Records. The first single “Vinyl” is being sourced to AAA, Blues and Americana radio.... (more...)
Old Navy Turns Teachers into Rock Stars in Collaboration with 'i am OTHER' Old Navy Turns Teachers into Rock Stars in Collaboration with 'i am OTHER'
by BWW News Desk - July 19, 2017

Old Navy is championing the unsung heroes of back-to-school – the incredible teachers – through a series of music videos. The eight videos feature original songs penned and performed by extraordinary teachers from across the United States.... (more...)
Bryant Park's Emerging Music Festival to Feature Maybird, Space Captain and More Bryant Park's Emerging Music Festival to Feature Maybird, Space Captain and More
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2017

Returning for its third year, Bryant Park Presents' Emerging Music Festival (EMF) features a strong roster of on-the-rise indie rock, pop and folk bands, performing on one of the biggest stages of their career.... (more...)
Blank Range Announce Debut Album 'Marooned With The Treasure' Blank Range Announce Debut Album 'Marooned With The Treasure'
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2017

On August 25, Nashville's Blank Range will release their debut album Marooned With The Treasure via Sturdy Girls Records distributed by Thirty Tigers. This release makes the band's first full length album after three years of touring the country heavily behind their first two EPs Phase II and Vista ... (more...)
A.J. Croce with Robbie Fulks Comes to NYC to Celebrate Album Release A.J. Croce with Robbie Fulks Comes to NYC to Celebrate Album Release
by BWW News Desk - July 12, 2017

Some artists are afforded the chance to tell their personal stories as they see fit, at a particular moment when they know the time has come. But for many, there is no choice -the story emerges hardwired to the music and they become forever identified with it no matter how their story may evolve or ... (more...)
Jason Mraz/Black Eyed Peas Guitarist Molly Miller Strikes Out On Her Own Jason Mraz/Black Eyed Peas Guitarist Molly Miller Strikes Out On Her Own
by BWW News Desk - July 05, 2017

Since she picked up a guitar at age seven, Dr. Molly Miller has been captivating audiences with performances that display a talent for entertaining and effortless musicianship seemingly well beyond her years.... (more...)
Jason Mraz/Black Eyed Peas Guitarist Molly Miller Strikes Out On Her Own With 'The Shabby Road Recordings' Jason Mraz/Black Eyed Peas Guitarist Molly Miller Strikes Out On Her Own With 'The Shabby Road Recordings'
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2017

Since she picked up a guitar at age seven, Dr. Molly Miller has been captivating audiences with performances that display a talent for entertaining and effortless musicianship seemingly well beyond her years. Now 28 – and the youngest Chair of a University Guitar department in the country – Miller h... (more...)
Stax Records to Reissue Melvin Van Peebles' 'Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song' Stax Records to Reissue Melvin Van Peebles' 'Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song'
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2017

Stax Records, an imprint of Concord Music Group and its Catalog Division, Craft Recordings, is pleased to announce the reissue of one of its most provocative titles: Melvin Van Peebles' Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song.... (more...)
MCCC Chorus, Jazz Band to Present Free Concerts Next Week MCCC Chorus, Jazz Band to Present Free Concerts Next Week
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

The MCCC Chorus will present its spring concert on Tuesday, May 2 at 7:30 p.m., with the MCCC Jazz Band performing on Wednesday, May 3 at 7:30 p.m. Both performances will take place in Kelsey Theatre on Mercer's West Windsor campus, 1200 Old Trenton Road.... (more...)
Concord & Rhino Announce Campaign Celebrating Stax Records' 60th Anniversary Concord & Rhino Announce Campaign Celebrating Stax Records' 60th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

Concord Music Group and Rhino Entertainment, Warner Music Group's catalog division, are proud to announce a joint campaign celebrating the 60th anniversary of iconic soul label, Stax Records.... (more...)
2017 NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert to Stream Live This Week 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert to Stream Live This Week
by BWW News Desk - April 03, 2017

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) honors the 2017 NEA Jazz Masters at a tribute concert held in collaboration with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC, hosted by Jason Moran.... (more...)
Sarah Partridge Expands Jazz Vocal Repertoire on 'Bright Lights & Promises: Redefining Janis Ian' Sarah Partridge Expands Jazz Vocal Repertoire on 'Bright Lights & Promises: Redefining Janis Ian'
by BWW News Desk - April 02, 2017

Vocalist Sarah Partridge introduced an impressive body of original compositions on her 2015 Origin Records release 'I'd Never Thought I'd Be Here,' but for her new project, she wanted to celebrate a singer/songwriter outside of her own genre and beyond the Great American Songbook.... (more...)
Black Heritage Auction to Feature Songs, Notes & Jewelry of Tupac Shakur Black Heritage Auction to Feature Songs, Notes & Jewelry of Tupac Shakur
by BWW News Desk - March 28, 2017

On April 7 th rap legend Tupac Shakur will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Brooklyn, New York.... (more...)
Gary Clark Jr. to Appear on NBC's Tonight Show' and 'Times Talks in NYC Gary Clark Jr. to Appear on NBC's Tonight Show' and 'Times Talks in NYC
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

Grammy-award-winning guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter Gary Clark Jr. and band will perform live on THE TONIGHT SHOW with Jimmy Fallon on March 21st.... (more...)
Hear Sharon Van Etten's 'The End of the World' Hear Sharon Van Etten's 'The End of the World'
by BWW News Desk - March 06, 2017

Brian Burton – aka Danger Mouse – and his label 30th Century Records are pleased to confirm an ambitious new project entitled 'Resistance Radio: The Man In The High Castle Album' out April 7th.... (more...)
Kennedy Center presents 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Concert Kennedy Center presents 2017 NEA Jazz Masters Concert
by BWW News Desk - February 15, 2017

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts will celebrate the 2017 NEA Jazz Masters with a free concert, Monday, April 3, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the Concert Hall. The performance will honor the recipients of the nation's highest honor in jazz, highlighti... (more...)
Adele, Beyonce Among Winners of 59th Annual GRAMMY AWARDS; Full List! Adele, Beyonce Among Winners of 59th Annual GRAMMY AWARDS; Full List!
by TV News Desk - February 13, 2017

A diverse all-star lineup of GRAMMY Award nominees, GRAMMY winners, entertainers and film and TV stars took stage last ight for THE 59TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS... (more...)
Allegro Guitar Series Presents Brazilian Duo: The Assad Brothers Allegro Guitar Series Presents Brazilian Duo: The Assad Brothers
by BWW News Desk - February 08, 2017

The Assad Brothers Duo is the World's premier guitar duo having established their place in the broader classical world through performances with Yo Yo Ma, Nadja Solerno-Sonnenberg, Gidon Kremer, Dawn Upshaw, and many others.... (more...)