MUSIC NEWS COVERAGE


Red Kite Stream Second Single & Announce UK Shows Red Kite Stream Second Single & Announce UK Shows
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

London's red kite have streamed their second single 'and yet you miss the sea' today, taken from their forthcoming album Racquet that is available to pre-order via Blood Records for a forthcoming release... (more...)
Matthew West Named Christian Music Songwriter of the Year, Joel Smallbone Named Top Songwriter-Artist at ASCAP Christian Music Awards Matthew West Named Christian Music Songwriter of the Year, Joel Smallbone Named Top Songwriter-Artist at ASCAP Christian Music Awards
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) honored the songwriters and publishers of Christian music's most performed songs of the past year at the 39th annual ASCAP Christian Music Awards on Tuesday, September 19 th,... (more...)
Ruth Eckerd Hall presents Luis Fonsi on 9/20; Tickets on Sale This Thursday! Ruth Eckerd Hall presents Luis Fonsi on 9/20; Tickets on Sale This Thursday!
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

International artist Luis Fonsi will bring his highly anticipated Love + Dance World Tour, to 14 cities in the U.S., which includes a stop at Ruth Eckerd Hall today, September 20 at 7:30 pm. Tickets go on sale Thursday, June 22 at noon. For more information and a complete list of tour dates, please ... (more...)
Annette Conlon to Perform at TOGETHER WITH TEXAS Hurricane Harvey Relief Benefit Annette Conlon to Perform at TOGETHER WITH TEXAS Hurricane Harvey Relief Benefit
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

Americana/Vegan singer/songwriter Annette Conlon, having just completed her second 'Compassionette' South-East Tour, performs at 'Together With Texas' Hurricane Harvey Relief Benefit at The Merrow, 1271 University Ave., Today, September 20.... (more...)
The Doobie Brothers and More Set for Playing For Change's WE ARE ONE Benefit in L.A. The Doobie Brothers and More Set for Playing For Change's WE ARE ONE Benefit in L.A.
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

On Tuesday, October 3, Playing For Change will host its 'We Are One' benefit concert at the historic Mayan Theater in Los Angeles, with all ticket proceeds from the event going to Playing For Change Foundation, a separate 501(c)3 organization, established in 2007 in order to give back to the communi... (more...)
Punk Lineup to Rock White Eagle Hall This Month Punk Lineup to Rock White Eagle Hall This Month
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

Punk storms White Eagle Hall with four of the leading bands currently revitalizing the genre. This exclusive punk rock extravaganza - features co-headliners the Queers and the Ataris and opening bands the Friendz and the Red Hymns - takes place at White Eagle Hall in Jersey City on September 26.... (more...)
Casts of Broadway's BEAUTIFUL, MISS SAIGON, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND and More to Perform at 92Y Street Fest Casts of Broadway's BEAUTIFUL, MISS SAIGON, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND and More to Perform at 92Y Street Fest
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

92nd Street Y brings its famous programs out onto Lexington Avenue for New Yorkers of all ages to enjoy at the Annual 92Y Street Fest. The FREE outdoor event takes place Sunday, October 1, from 12-5 pm on Lexington Avenue between 79th and 94th Streets.... (more...)
Shakira and Maluma Top Nominees for Latin American Music Awards; Full List Announced Shakira and Maluma Top Nominees for Latin American Music Awards; Full List Announced
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

Telemundo announced today the list of nominees for the third annual Latin American Music Awards (Latin AMAs). S... (more...)
Bruce Katz Band Tour Kicks off Headlining Big Buggs Island Blues Bash Bruce Katz Band Tour Kicks off Headlining Big Buggs Island Blues Bash
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

Bruce Katz, legendary Hammond B-3 organist/keyboardist and four-time Blues Music Award nominee, and his Bruce Katz Band, hit the road for a Fall East Coast Tour, with their first date headlining the 3rd Annual Big Buggs Island Blues Bash.... (more...)
Jazz Musician Barron Ryan Releases Piano Rendition Of 'Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough' Jazz Musician Barron Ryan Releases Piano Rendition Of 'Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough'
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

Today, contemporary jazz musician Barron Ryan released his solo piano rendition of the Michael Jackson classic Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough. The stirring cover shows off Barron's exceptional talent and pays tribute to one of the world's greatest artists.... (more...)
Tchami Releases 'Alchemy Volume II' Compilation Tchami Releases 'Alchemy Volume II' Compilation
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

Following a summer seasoned with top-notch releases, Tchami's Confession label is yet again upping the ante releasing their newest compilation 'Alchemy Volume II'.... (more...)
Gregg Allman and 'Southern Blood' Make Stunning Chart Debut Gregg Allman and 'Southern Blood' Make Stunning Chart Debut
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

SOUTHERN BLOOD, the extraordinary final album from the legendary Gregg Allman, has made a spectacular chart debut, entering the SoundScan/Billboard 200 at #11 after its first week of release.... (more...)
Alt-Indie Rock Group Rusted Root Comes to SOPAC 10/15 Alt-Indie Rock Group Rusted Root Comes to SOPAC 10/15
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

Iconic Alternative-Indie Rock group Rusted Root burst onto the music scene with their first album Cruel Sun (1992), and are still going strong. They have cultivated the perfect combination of musical intuition, freedom and virtuosity, which has allowed them to organically shapeshift into their own d... (more...)
Leftover Salmon Comes to Boulder Theater This November Leftover Salmon Comes to Boulder Theater This November
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

Leftover Salmon with High Country Horns, featuring Jennifer Hartswick and Skerik, along with Grant Farm (11/24) and The Drunken Hearts (11/25), and Cu Denver Bluegrass Ensemble (both Nights), will take over the Boulder Theateron Friday, November 24, and Saturday, November 25, 2017.... (more...)
Vevo Hosts Halloween Event with Khalid, Julia Michaels, Aminé, Jessie Reyez and More Vevo Hosts Halloween Event with Khalid, Julia Michaels, Aminé, Jessie Reyez and More
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

After four hugely successful years in the UK, Vevo announced it will bring its flagship Halloween event to the US in 2017, featuring an incredible line up of this year's most talked about emerging artists. For the first time, the event will happen simultaneously at the Craneway Pavillion in the Bay ... (more...)
Free K-8 Music Programs Announced at Music Institute Free K-8 Music Programs Announced at Music Institute
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

The Music Institute of Chicago will offer one free music performance or activity to every K 8 school in proximity to its campuses, located in Evanston, Downers Grove, Lake Forest, Lincolnshire, and Winnetka, as well as on Chicago's Near North Side during the 2017 18 school year. Schools in these and... (more...)
Hard Rock International And Sony Music Entertainment Turn Up The Music With New, Reimagined Rock Star Suites Hard Rock International And Sony Music Entertainment Turn Up The Music With New, Reimagined Rock Star Suites
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

In support of Hard Rock International's continued global expansion, the two powerhouses known for their deep-rooted music heritage are uniting to put a radical new spin on the traditional presidential suite by integrating vibrant life-sized content, mixed media and memorabilia featuring the world's ... (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...)
Global Citizen Festival to be Broadcast LIVE in Virtual Reality Global Citizen Festival to be Broadcast LIVE in Virtual Reality
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

Citi and Live Nation today announced that they will broadcast this year's Global Citizen Festival LIVE in virtual reality for the first time ever.... (more...)
Freedom Fry Explore Signs Of Attraction In New Video via NYLON + EP Out Now Freedom Fry Explore Signs Of Attraction In New Video via NYLON + EP Out Now
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

On the heels of their Strange Attraction EP released September 7th, Los Angeles alt-folk duo Freedom Fry share the official Strange Attraction video with NYLON today.... (more...)
Russian Horror Surf Punks Messer Chups Announce 'Halloween Tour' Russian Horror Surf Punks Messer Chups Announce 'Halloween Tour'
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

Russian surf punk trio MESSER CHUPS will be flying over President Trump's imaginary wall and landing in the United States for their Halloween Howling Tour.... (more...)
VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Trevor Noah, Shakira & More on Next CARPOOL KARAOKE: THE SERIES VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Trevor Noah, Shakira & More on Next CARPOOL KARAOKE: THE SERIES
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2017

Below, check out clips from the next two episodes of CARPOOL KARAOKE: THE SERIES, featuring Shakira & Trevor Noah and Tracee Ellis Ross & Big Sean. Both episodes premiere tonight... (more...)
VIDEO: Fall Out Boy Performs  'The Last of the Real Ones' on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE VIDEO: Fall Out Boy Performs 'The Last of the Real Ones' on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

Fall Out Boy took to the JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE stage to perform their new single 'The Last of the Real Ones.' The single will be featured on their new album, M A N I A, out January 19, 2018.... (more...)
LA.-A-GO-GO Celebrates California's Rock, Soul and Surf Pioneers LA.-A-GO-GO Celebrates California's Rock, Soul and Surf Pioneers
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

When the history of Los Angeles rock 'n' roll is told, bands like the Beach Boys, the Byrds, and the Doors typically are mentioned as founding fathers. As great as those bands are, many other acts have played important roles too. The inaugural LA-A-GO-GO concert shines a spotlight on some of these b... (more...)
Jane Birkin to Perform Symphonic Tribute to Serge Gainsbourg at Carnegie Hall Jane Birkin to Perform Symphonic Tribute to Serge Gainsbourg at Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2017

Actress, singer, songwriter and fashion icon Jane Birkin will perform Birkin/Gainsbourg: Le symphonique her tribute to late husband Serge Gainsbourg with a symphonic orchestra at Carnegie Hall on February 1.... (more...)