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80's Nights and More Return to The Iridium This Fall 80's Nights and More Return to The Iridium This Fall
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

The Iridium has announced its lineup of fall events. Spanning several different styles and decades, the Iridium keeps things interesting all fall long. See the full schedule below!... (more...)
Bebel Gilberto, Poi Dog Pondering and More On Sale at City Winery Chicago Bebel Gilberto, Poi Dog Pondering and More On Sale at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces two nights with multi-Grammy Award nominee Bebel Gilberto, Poi Dog Pondering returns for their annual year-end residency and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, September 21 at noon at citywinery.com/chicago.... (more...)
Stax Country Unearths Rare and Unreleased Tracks Out 10/20 Stax Country Unearths Rare and Unreleased Tracks Out 10/20
by BWW News Desk - September 15, 2017

Craft Recordings, the catalog division of Concord Music Group, is pleased to announce the forthcoming release of Stax Country, a collection of rare and unreleased country songs, recorded in the early-mid 1970s for the Memphis label.... (more...)
Daniel Johnston Adds San Francisco Show to FInal Tour Daniel Johnston Adds San Francisco Show to FInal Tour
by BWW News Desk - September 13, 2017

Today, Daniel Johnston, the iconic songwriter, performer and visual artist, adds a San Francisco show to his rare, final tour across North America this fall November 4 at Herbst Theatre.... (more...)
Omar Sosa Quarteto Afrocubano to Play Two Shows at Music Hall's Jazz Cafe Omar Sosa Quarteto Afrocubano to Play Two Shows at Music Hall's Jazz Cafe
by BWW News Desk - September 07, 2017

Omar Sosa returns to Jazz Cafe for 2 blistering sets of his trademark blend of African-Cuban Latin Jazz, Funk and Futurism, with his incendiary, Omar Sosa Quarteto Afrocubano, Wednesday, October 11 for two shows at 8 and 10 PM.... (more...)
J. Ralph and Sting To Be Honored by Smithsonian This September J. Ralph and Sting To Be Honored by Smithsonian This September
by BWW News Desk - August 30, 2017

This September, two music powerhouses will come together for an unprecedented event at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History.... (more...)
Legendary LA DJ Richard Blade Headlines LA Zoo's 80s-90s Roaring Nights Legendary LA DJ Richard Blade Headlines LA Zoo's 80s-90s Roaring Nights
by BWW News Desk - August 22, 2017

Two favorite music eras go head-to-head for one very special L.A. Zoo Roaring Nights evening, a 1980-90s 'Battle of the Decades' for ages 18 and older featuring legendary Los Angeles DJ Richard Blade on Friday, September 15, 2017, 6 to 10 pm. The summer music party features rare after-hours access t... (more...)
The Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts Presents Wixen Music Authentic Voices Festival The Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts Presents Wixen Music Authentic Voices Festival
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2017

The Wixen Music Authentic Voices Festival presents some of the best of both established and emerging American songwriting talent, including Andrew Bird and Lucinda Williams, over two days at Pepperdine University's Smothers Theatre on Saturday, September 23 and Sunday, September 24 from 4 p.m. to 8... (more...)
Daniel Johnston Expands Final Tour to NYC and LA Daniel Johnston Expands Final Tour to NYC and LA
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2017

Today, Daniel Johnston, the iconic songwriter, performer and visual artist, announced additional shows for his rare, final tour across North America this fall.... (more...)
Arcade Fire's 'Everything' Now No. 1 on U.S. & UK Album Charts Arcade Fire's 'Everything' Now No. 1 on U.S. & UK Album Charts
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2017

In the wake of a triumphant headline set closing out Lollapalooza 2017, Arcade Fire's fifth album Everything Now has entered the Billboard 200 at #1, with sales just shy of 100,000 since its release July 28 through an exclusive 360-degree partnership with global media and e-commerce platform Everyth... (more...)
Dan Wilson's 'Re-Covered' out Today via Big Deal Media, Tour Dates Announced Dan Wilson's 'Re-Covered' out Today via Big Deal Media, Tour Dates Announced
by BWW News Desk - August 04, 2017

Today, August 4, Dan Wilson releases Re-Covered, a unique album that finds the Grammy-winning songwriter reinterpreting songs from his storied career that he wrote for and with other artists like Adele, Chris Stapleton, The Dixie Chicks and even his own band Semisonic.... (more...)
Eco-friendly 'Ocean' Guitar Is Unveiled in Honor of Jerry Garcia's 75th Birthday Eco-friendly 'Ocean' Guitar Is Unveiled in Honor of Jerry Garcia's 75th Birthday
by BWW News Desk - August 01, 2017

In honor of Jerry Garcia's 75 th Birthday, the Jerry Garcia Foundation has commissioned luthier and artist Tom Lieber to create an eco-friendly, plastic-free electric guitar.... (more...)
Master Banjo Player Scott Vestal Wins Steve Martin Prize For Excellence In Banjo And Bluegrass Master Banjo Player Scott Vestal Wins Steve Martin Prize For Excellence In Banjo And Bluegrass
by TV News Desk - July 31, 2017

Banjo player extraordinaire Scott Vestal is the 2017 recipient of the 8thAnnual Steve Martin Prize for Excellence in Banjo and Bluegrass. Grammy Nominee Peter Wernick, known as Dr. Banjo, presented Vestal with the award on stage at the 45th Annual Rocky Grass Festival in Lyons, CO this past Saturday... (more...)
Shirley House Announces Latest Music Video Release 'Get Lit' Shirley House Announces Latest Music Video Release 'Get Lit'
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2017

Shirley House is excited to announce the release of a new music video— Get Lit —out today. Get Lit was filmed at the famed The McKittrick Hotel, where the band is currently performing a weekly, Friday night residency in the hotel's main concert venue, The Heath.... (more...)
Great American Songbook Foundation Named GRAMMY Museum Cultural Affiliate Great American Songbook Foundation Named GRAMMY Museum Cultural Affiliate
by BWW News Desk - July 19, 2017

Joining an elite group of institutions worldwide, the Great American Songbook Foundation at the Center for the Performing Arts has been named a Cultural Affiliate of the Los Angeles-based GRAMMY Museum.... (more...)
My Morning Jacket Announce Lineup for One Big Holiday 2018 My Morning Jacket Announce Lineup for One Big Holiday 2018
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2017

Cloud 9 Adventures and The Bowery Presents have announced the lineup and event details of the fourth edition of One Big Holiday, My Morning Jacket's all-inclusive concert vacation, as the event moves to the beautiful Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic.... (more...)
July Events Announced at Blue Note Hawaii July Events Announced at Blue Note Hawaii
by BWW News Desk - July 12, 2017

The good times continue this month at Blue Note Hawaii with an eclectic lineup of local talent, national artists and side-splitting comedians. The Henry Kapono Artist to Artist Series continues with Malani Bilyeu of Kalapana, promising chicken-skin moments for all in attendance. Mike Lewis & Friends... (more...)
Dan Wilson Releases 'When The Stars Come Out' From New Album 'Re-Covered' Dan Wilson Releases 'When The Stars Come Out' From New Album 'Re-Covered'
by BWW News Desk - June 30, 2017

On August 4, Dan Wilson will release Re-Covered, a unique album that finds the Grammy-winning songwriter reinterpreting songs from his storied career that he wrote for and with other artists. The album, which marks his third solo studio release, is now available for pre-order... (more...)
LA Zoo's Roaring Nights Goes Country with Live Bands, Line Dancing Lessons and More 7/21 LA Zoo's Roaring Nights Goes Country with Live Bands, Line Dancing Lessons and More 7/21
by BWW News Desk - June 29, 2017

Shake up the summer when the L.A. Zoo's Roaring Nights music series goes country with a boot-scootin' party for ages 18 and older featuring a rare after-hours visit to animal habitats, including an expanded route open from 6 to 8 pm, pop-up zookeeper talks and close-up animal experiences on Friday, ... (more...)
Meklit Releases New Album 'When The People Move, The Music Moves Too' Meklit Releases New Album 'When The People Move, The Music Moves Too'
by BWW News Desk - June 26, 2017

Ethiopian-American artist Meklit has released her new album When the People Move, the Music Moves Too on Six Degrees Records.... (more...)
The Dustbowl Revival with Jim Lauderdale Come to NYC, 6/30 The Dustbowl Revival with Jim Lauderdale Come to NYC, 6/30
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2017

Over the past few years, the Dustbowl Revival has been making a name for itself with a vibrant mix of vintage Americana sounds. Critics have proclaimed that this eclectic eight-piece "would have sounded utterly at home within the hallowed confines of Preservation Hall in New Orleans' French Quarter"... (more...)
The GRAMMY Museum to Expand Exhibit on Punk Rock Band X The GRAMMY Museum to Expand Exhibit on Punk Rock Band X
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2017

The GRAMMY Museum has announced its plans to expand the forthcoming exhibit celebrating the 40th anniversary of seminal L.A. punk rock band X.... (more...)
16-Time Grammy Winner David Foster to Be Honored at 2017 Grammy Museum Gala 16-Time Grammy Winner David Foster to Be Honored at 2017 Grammy Museum Gala
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2017

The GRAMMY Museum® is pleased to announce it will honor 16-time GRAMMY® Award winner David Foster at its third annual Gala, taking place Sept. 19 at The Novo in Los Angeles.... (more...)
TAP ELLINGTON Slated for Tap City 2017 at Jazz at Lincoln Center TAP ELLINGTON Slated for Tap City 2017 at Jazz at Lincoln Center
by BWW News Desk - June 08, 2017

Tap City, the NYC Tap Festival, will celebrate jazz legend Duke Ellington and his contribution to the world of tap dance at "TAP ELLINGTON," on Friday, April 14 at 7pm, The Appel Room at JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER, 10 Columbus Circle.... (more...)
Arcade Fire To Bring 'Infinite Content' Tour Across North America Arcade Fire To Bring 'Infinite Content' Tour Across North America
by BWW News Desk - June 01, 2017

Arcade Fire has announced their 'Infinite Content' tour today, which will make its way through North America starting September 5 in Quebec City.... (more...)