SHARON JONES


BIO: Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings have come a long way since their humble beginnings nearly a decade ago. On April 6th, 2010, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings marked history with the release of their fourth al... (read more...)

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David Crosby, Craig Finn, Poco & More On-Sale at City Winery Chicago David Crosby, Craig Finn, Poco & More On-Sale at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - August 08, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces singer-songwriter and social justice activist David Crosby on tour with his latest solo album, Craig Finn (of the Hold Steady) with John K. Samson (of the Weakerthans) and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, August 1... (more...)
WFuV Introduces THE BOOGIE DOWN with Binky Griptite WFuV Introduces THE BOOGIE DOWN with Binky Griptite
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2017

WFUV, New York (90.7 FM/wfuv.org) - Binky Griptite, longtime guitarist and emcee for The Dap-Kings, is bringing the funk to WFUV on Saturday nights between 8-11 p.m. The Boogie Down, a danceable blend of vintage soul and R&B, debuts on July 22. Paul Cavalconte's expanded, free-form Cavalcade will no... (more...)
ELLNORA: The Guitar Festival Tickets On Sale Tomorrow ELLNORA: The Guitar Festival Tickets On Sale Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - July 07, 2017

On Saturday, July 8th, 2017, tickets for the seventh installment of ELLNORA | The Guitar Festival at the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts go on sale to the public. Please visit EllnoraGuitarFestival.com to purchase and for more details, as ticket prices vary.... (more...)
Common + OK GO Headline Free Lowdown Hudson Music Fest Common + OK GO Headline Free Lowdown Hudson Music Fest
by BWW News Desk - July 06, 2017

Arts Brookfield's annual summer music festival, the Lowdown Hudson Music Fest, returns to the heart of downtown New York for its seventh summer on July 18 and 19.... (more...)
Radiohead Among Winners at A2IM's 6th Annual Libera Awards Radiohead Among Winners at A2IM's 6th Annual Libera Awards
by BWW News Desk - June 09, 2017

At NYC's PlayStation Theater last night, A2IM honored a select list of luminaries in a star-studded, highly-anticipated awards ceremony. Presented by SoundExchange, the 6th annual Libera Awards gave members of the independent music community an opportunity to come together and celebrate their peers.... (more...)
Award-Winning Talents Common and OK GO to Headline Lowdown Hudson Music Fest This July Award-Winning Talents Common and OK GO to Headline Lowdown Hudson Music Fest This July
by BWW News Desk - May 09, 2017

Arts Brookfield's annual summer music festival, the Lowdown Hudson Music Fest, returns to the heart of downtown New York for its seventh summer on July 18 and 19.... (more...)
ELLNORA | The Guitar Festival Unveils 2017 Artist Lineup in Urbana ELLNORA | The Guitar Festival Unveils 2017 Artist Lineup in Urbana
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

On September 14, 15, and 16, 2017, a stunning display of the world's most remarkable and significant guitarists will gather for the seventh installment of ELLNORA | The Guitar Festival, presented by Krannert Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.... (more...)
Recording Artist Deborah Cox to Serve as Women's Choice Award Show Special Correspondent Recording Artist Deborah Cox to Serve as Women's Choice Award Show Special Correspondent
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2017

The WOMEN'S CHOICE AWARD SHOW announced today that GRAMMY nominated recording artist and Broadway star Deborah Cox will serve as the Women's Choice Award Show Special Correspondent.... (more...)
The Gold Setting Share Kaleidoscopic 'My Love' Video w/ The 405 The Gold Setting Share Kaleidoscopic 'My Love' Video w/ The 405
by BWW News Desk - April 12, 2017

Fusing vintage instrumentation, bold electro-pop textures, and rugged beats with timeless Motown-tinged songcraft, The Gold Setting released their debut Volume and Tone EP last Friday.... (more...)
The Gold Setting Share 'Gimme Your Love' w/ Okayplayer The Gold Setting Share 'Gimme Your Love' w/ Okayplayer
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2017

Channeling sensual 1960s soul and 1990s R&B with a Tina Turner-esque swagger, The Gold Setting are preparing to release their debut Volume and Tone EP on April 7th.... (more...)
Jazz Duo Dan Tepfer and Aaron Diehl to Perform as Part of 'Uncharted' Series at Greenwich House Music School Jazz Duo Dan Tepfer and Aaron Diehl to Perform as Part of 'Uncharted' Series at Greenwich House Music School
by BWW News Desk - March 06, 2017

Uncharted: A Live Performance Series continues at Greenwich House Music School this spring wit Dan Tepfer and Aaron Diehl: Duo Piano on Thursday, April 27 at 8:00 pm.... (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...)
Lake Street Dive to Open 39th Annual BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival This June Lake Street Dive to Open 39th Annual BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival This June
by BWW News Desk - February 21, 2017

BRIC has announced the rousing Brooklyn-based band Lake Street Dive will open the 39th annual BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival, with a free concert, preceded by a gala honoring Brooklyn business empire owner Chris Sheehan on June 7 at the Prospect Park Bandshell.... (more...)
The Gold Setting Share New Single 'My Love' w/ Dork The Gold Setting Share New Single 'My Love' w/ Dork
by BWW News Desk - February 21, 2017

Fusing vintage instrumentation, bold electro-pop textures, and rugged beats with timeless Motown-tinged songcraft, The Gold Setting share new single “My Love” today with Dork.... (more...)
St. Paul & the Broken Bones to Perform at Elton John AIDS Foundation's Oscar Viewing Party St. Paul & the Broken Bones to Perform at Elton John AIDS Foundation's Oscar Viewing Party
by BWW News Desk - February 02, 2017

The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) announced today that St. Paul & the Broken Bones will perform at this year's Academy Awards Viewing Party to be held on Sunday, February 26, 2017... (more...)
The Gold Setting Share Debut Single; Volume and Tone EP Out 4/7 The Gold Setting Share Debut Single; Volume and Tone EP Out 4/7
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2017

The face and voice of The Gold Setting is Liza Colby. Channeling sensual 1960s soul, 1990s R&B, and Tina Turner-esque swagger, The Gold Setting boasts a fluid cast of all-stars... (more...)
Enda Walsh's ROOMS, New Music Series and More Slated for Spring 2017 at Irish Arts Center Enda Walsh's ROOMS, New Music Series and More Slated for Spring 2017 at Irish Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2017

Even before breaking ground on their new home, IAC will welcome audiences into the existing Cybert Tire site for Rooms, a site-specific theatrical installation by the great Irish playwright Enda Walsh (May 3-28). IAC will present Rooms alongside St. Ann's Warehouse premiere of Walsh's new play, Arli... (more...)
School of Rock Brunch and More Coming Up at Daryl's House Club School of Rock Brunch and More Coming Up at Daryl's House Club
by BWW News Desk - January 11, 2017

Daryl's House Club has announced its upcoming performances in Pawling. Details below!... (more...)
Wanda Jackson, Jim Messina, Colin Hay Doc and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago Wanda Jackson, Jim Messina, Colin Hay Doc and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - January 10, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces the return of "Queen of Rock" Wanda Jackson, Jim Peterik with The Ides of March, a screening of the first-ever feature-length documentary film about Colin Hay, solo artist and former lead singer of Men At Work, and more.... (more...)
Rufus Wainwright, Kris Kristofferson and More to Return to City Winery Chicago Rufus Wainwright, Kris Kristofferson and More to Return to City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - January 06, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces singer/songwriter Rufus Wainwright for three back-to-back shows, two nights with Kris Kristofferson and more.... (more...)
The British Are Coming! LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2017 Sets Second Wave of Acts & Events The British Are Coming! LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2017 Sets Second Wave of Acts & Events
by BWW News Desk - January 06, 2017

A British Invasion is headed for the Jersey Shore to help LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2017: The Beat Goes On, fight the global battle against Parkinson's Disease with special concerts headlined by guitar god Albert Lee and legendary producer-performer-executive Peter Asher; a special guest appearance by... (more...)
The British Are Coming! LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2017 Sets Second Wave of Acts & Events The British Are Coming! LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2017 Sets Second Wave of Acts & Events
by BWW News Desk - December 28, 2016

A British Invasion is headed for the Jersey Shore to help LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2017: The Beat Goes On, fight the global battle against Parkinson's Disease with special concerts headlined by guitar god Albert Lee and legendary producer-performer-executive Peter Asher; a special guest appearance by... (more...)
Flamenco Fest, Langston Hughes Celebration and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago Flamenco Fest, Langston Hughes Celebration and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - December 27, 2016

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces a star-studded celebration of Langston Hughes, "The Voice" finalist Laith Al-Saadi and more.... (more...)
Tony Bennett Standard And Deluxe Edition CDs Available Worldwide 12/16; Pre-Order Now Tony Bennett Standard And Deluxe Edition CDs Available Worldwide 12/16; Pre-Order Now
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2016

Tony Bennett celebrated his 90 th birthday in August and this milestone occasion continues with the RPM Records / Columbia Records release of Tony Bennett Celebrates 90 set for pre-order on November 11 th and worldwide release on December 16.... (more...)
WFUV Fills the Holiday Season with Festive Programming WFUV Fills the Holiday Season with Festive Programming
by BWW News Desk - December 12, 2016

WFUV, New York (90.7 FM/wfuv.org), has a full lineup of special programs to usher out 2016 and ring in 2017. Throughout the day on December 13, WFUV DJs will share their picks for the Best of 2016, before the annual WFUV Listener Poll of favorite songs, albums, and new artists of the year closes tha... (more...)






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