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Shook Twins Release New Track + EP Out 11/3 + On Tour Now Shook Twins Release New Track + EP Out 11/3 + On Tour Now
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

The Portland-based indie folk group Shook Twins has released their track Mad Scientist via No Depression. The track appears on their forthcoming EP, 2, out November 03, 2017.... (more...)
Galantis' New Album 'The Aviary' Out Now + Video for 'Girls on Boys' Debuts Galantis' New Album 'The Aviary' Out Now + Video for 'Girls on Boys' Debuts
by BWW News Desk - September 15, 2017

The music video for Galantis and ROZES' collaborative new single, Girls on Boys, debuted at a YouTube live stream event in New York City.... (more...)
Dr. Shiver Ft. Kazi Release Funky 'Something' On Protocol Dr. Shiver Ft. Kazi Release Funky 'Something' On Protocol
by BWW News Desk - September 08, 2017

The latest member of the Protocol Recordings family is an Italian producer by the name of Dr. Shiver, and he delivers on his namesake with his new release 'Something.' Dr. Shiver showcases his ability to bring together nostalgic and modern influences on 'Something,' which features soulful vocals by ... (more...)
TJ Kong & The Atomic Bomb Premiere Rambunctious Single 'John Wilkes Booth' TJ Kong & The Atomic Bomb Premiere Rambunctious Single 'John Wilkes Booth'
by BWW News Desk - September 08, 2017

Philadelphia's TJ KONG & THE ATOMIC BOMB has released their latest cut of Post-Apocalyptic Americana with “John Wilkes Booth”, premiering on Glide Magazine.... (more...)
John McLaughlin's 'Live at Ronnie Scott's' Out 9/15 John McLaughlin's 'Live at Ronnie Scott's' Out 9/15
by BWW News Desk - September 07, 2017

“Ronnie Scott's…” mused the boundary-shattering guitarist John McLaughlin, “…where would I be without them?” The venerable London jazz club and its charismatic namesake gave so much to McLaughlin's career, the roots of which extend as far back as McLaughlin's stint as a member of the club's house ba... (more...)
Galantis & ROZES Premiere New Single 'Girls on Boys' + The Aviary Out 9/15 Galantis & ROZES Premiere New Single 'Girls on Boys' + The Aviary Out 9/15
by BWW News Desk - September 01, 2017

Internationally heralded and Grammy-nominated artists Galantis have teamed up with breakout songstress ROZES for a collaborative new single “Girls on Boys,” out today via Big Beat Records.... (more...)
King Woman Release Austere New Music Video for 'Manna' King Woman Release Austere New Music Video for 'Manna'
by BWW News Desk - August 31, 2017

King Woman has released a stirring new music video for “Manna,” which was filmed in the depths of a forest using stark black-and-white filters.... (more...)
Kobalt Music Leases New Space in New York's Historic Greenwich Village Kobalt Music Leases New Space in New York's Historic Greenwich Village
by BWW News Desk - July 31, 2017

The William Kaufman Organization (WKO) today announced that Kobalt Music, an independent music services company, built for artists, songwriters, publishers and labels as an alternative to the traditional music business model, has signed a lease for 23,000 square feet at 2 Gansevoort Street, a nine-s... (more...)
Legendary Shack Shakers to Release AFTER YOU'VE GONE Album This August Legendary Shack Shakers to Release AFTER YOU'VE GONE Album This August
by BWW News Desk - July 19, 2017

The Legendary Shack Shakers, the band Stephen King described as dynamite and guitar legend Jeff Beck called 'a cross between the Yard Birds and the Sex Pistols,' are back with a new album, After You've Gone, with an international release scheduled for August 25, 2017 on Last Chance Records.... (more...)
New Album from John McLaughlin Due Out This September New Album from John McLaughlin Due Out This September
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2017

On September 15, Abstract Logix issues Live @ Ronnie Scott's – a souvenir of a sold-out, two-night stand at the beloved venue by John McLaughlin and the 4th Dimension, recorded in March of 2017.... (more...)
Sprite Drops Its First-Ever Music Video for Vince Staples' New Single “Rain Come Down” Sprite Drops Its First-Ever Music Video for Vince Staples' New Single “Rain Come Down”
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2017

In 1986, Sprite became one of the first brands to tap into hip-hop culture. In the years since, the brand has collaborated with a variety of artists in dozens of programs and advertising campaigns. Now, fresh off announcing the Summer Sprite Cold Lyrics Series, Sprite is unveiling another brand 'fir... (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...)
Wild Ponies to Release New Album 'Galax' via Gearbox Records 8/25 Wild Ponies to Release New Album 'Galax' via Gearbox Records 8/25
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2017

The Nashville-based Wild Ponies are proud to announce the release of their new album, Galax, on August 25, via Gearbox Records.... (more...)
Elton John Announces New Performance Dates for 'Million Dollar Piano' at  Caesars Palace Elton John Announces New Performance Dates for 'Million Dollar Piano' at Caesars Palace
by BWW News Desk - June 07, 2017

Elton John will return to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace this Fall 2017 and early 2018 to perform his most iconic hits in 'The Million Dollar Piano,' the critically-acclaimed Las Vegas residency that will end May 2018.... (more...)
Slotface Drop Animated 'Nancy Drew' Video via VICE's Noisey Slotface Drop Animated 'Nancy Drew' Video via VICE's Noisey
by BWW News Desk - June 06, 2017

Norway's Sløtface will release their highly anticipated debut album Try Not To Freak Out September 15 via Propeller Recordings.... (more...)
Mark Slaughter Releases Second Halfway There Track Teaser Preview Video Mark Slaughter Releases Second Halfway There Track Teaser Preview Video
by BWW News Desk - May 05, 2017

Slaughter vocalist MARK SLAUGHTER has released the second of a series of in-studio videos discussing and previewing tracks from his upcoming album HALFWAY THERE, in stores May 26.... (more...)
Neil Patrick Harris to Host Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic; Alicia Keys, Jordan Fisher to Perform! Neil Patrick Harris to Host Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic; Alicia Keys, Jordan Fisher to Perform!
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

The Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic will return to Liberty State Park on Saturday, June 3, with a spectacular star-studded celebration in honor of the iconic event's 10th anniversary.... (more...)
DeJohnette, Grenadier, Medeski, Scofield Release New Album 'Hudson' DeJohnette, Grenadier, Medeski, Scofield Release New Album 'Hudson'
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2017

New York's idyllic Hudson River Valley has been a rich source of inspiration for many millennia, from its rich sacred and artistic native American heritage, to the rise of the 19th century Hudson River School... (more...)
Ron Carter & The Golden Striker Trio Come to The Nash 5/13 Ron Carter & The Golden Striker Trio Come to The Nash 5/13
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2017

The most recorded bassist in history, the legendary RON CARTER and his GOLDEN STRIKER TRIO come to The Nash May 13th for two shows at 7:00 pm and 9:15 pm. The Nash is located at 110 E Roosevelt, Phoenix  AZ  85004.... (more...)
Sneak Peek - Brett Eldredge & More Star in CMT HOMETOWN HEROES, 3/31 Sneak Peek - Brett Eldredge & More Star in CMT HOMETOWN HEROES, 3/31
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2017

Country stars Chris Stapleton, Darius Rucker and Brett Eldredge team up with Ram Trucks and CMT for CMT HOMETOWN HEROES, premiering this Friday, March 31 at 10 p.m., ET/PT on CMT.... (more...)
Sneak Peek - Brett Eldredge & More Star in CMT HOMETOWN HEROES, 3/31 Sneak Peek - Brett Eldredge & More Star in CMT HOMETOWN HEROES, 3/31
by BWW News Desk - March 27, 2017

Country stars Chris Stapleton, Darius Rucker and Brett Eldredge team up with Ram Trucks and CMT for CMT HOMETOWN HEROES, premiering this Friday, March 31 at 10 p.m., ET/PT on CMT.... (more...)
Kennedy Single for Country-Electro 'Bareback' Set for Release Today Kennedy Single for Country-Electro 'Bareback' Set for Release Today
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

Producer/Writer/Performer Kennedy (www.kennedykarate.com?) announced today that his new video single his country- electro track “Bareback” co-starring Nashville singer A.J. Hobbs, is set for release today, Friday March 10, 2017 via all digital and streaming music services.... (more...)
Ravina Announces 2017 Summer Season Ravina Announces 2017 Summer Season
by Kevin Pollack - March 15, 2017

James Levine, Christoph Eschenbach, Gustavo Dudamel, Susanna Malkki, Kent Nagano, a "virtual" Esa-Pekka Salonen, and three conductors making Chicago Symphony Orchestra debuts take the podium. ... (more...)
Ryan Adams and His Band to Play Eccles Theater This June Ryan Adams and His Band to Play Eccles Theater This June
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

Today Ryan Adams released his first album of all new original material since 2014's Ryan Adams. The launch of Prisoner coincides with the announcement of a tour for Ryan Adams and his band. The tour includes a show on June 18 at the brand-new Eccles Theater in downtown Salt Lake City.... (more...)
Chris Stapleton, Darious Rucker & Brett Eldredge Set for Inaugural CMT HOMETOWN HEROES, 3/31 Chris Stapleton, Darious Rucker & Brett Eldredge Set for Inaugural CMT HOMETOWN HEROES, 3/31
by TV News Desk - February 14, 2017

CMT and Ram Trucks today announced a brand-new, one-hour special CMT HOMETOWN HEROES featuring some of country's most proficient storytellers Chris Stapleton, Darius Rucker and Brett Eldredge as they make surprise returns to their hometowns to give back and perform for their very own hometown heroes... (more...)