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The Crossing Releases Lansing McLoskey: ZEALOT CANTICLES Out September 28, 2018 on The Crossing Releases Lansing McLoskey: ZEALOT CANTICLES Out September 28, 2018 on
by TV News Desk - July 17, 2018

The Crossing, winner of the 2018 Grammy Award for Best Choral Performance, releases its next album, Lansing McLoskey: Zealot Canticles on September 28, 2018 on Innova Recordings. Based on Nigerian Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka's 'Twelve Canticles for the Zealot' - a strangely beautiful and terrifying ... (more...)
Sound Royalties Congratulates Steve Dorff on Induction into Songwriters Hall of Fame Sound Royalties Congratulates Steve Dorff on Induction into Songwriters Hall of Fame
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2018

Music industry finance firm Sound Royalties today is congratulating its valued friend, legendary songwriter and composer Steve Dorff, for his upcoming induction into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Dorff will be honored at the 49th Annual Induction and Awards ceremony, taking place this Thursday, June... (more...)
Cam Releases New Track ROAD TO HAPPINESS Via RCA Records Cam Releases New Track ROAD TO HAPPINESS Via RCA Records
by TV News Desk - July 12, 2018

Critically acclaimed, multi-award nominated country singer-songwriter Cam releases her new track, 'Road To Happiness' today (click HERE to listen) via RCA Records. Cam co-wrote 'Road To Happiness' with frequent collaborator and multiple GRAMMY nominee Tyler Johnson and award winning writer Hillary L... (more...)
Lori McKenna's New Album THE TREE Now Streaming at NPR Lori McKenna's New Album THE TREE Now Streaming at NPR
by TV News Desk - July 12, 2018

Lori McKenna's highly anticipated new album, The Tree, is now streaming as part of NPR Music's “First Listen” series. Listen here. Of the album, NPR Music proclaims, “Even for listeners who may not have the context of her earlier work, The Tree is proof that when McKenna says, 'Here's what I know,' ... (more...)
Kelly Clarkson to Star in STX's Animated Feature UGLYDOLLS Kelly Clarkson to Star in STX's Animated Feature UGLYDOLLS
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2018

STXfilms, a division of Robert Simonds' global, next-generation media company STX Entertainment, announced today that GRAMMY-Award winning Atlantic Records superstar Kelly Clarkson has signed on to star in its upcoming animated film UGLYDOLLS. Clarkson will voice act the character of 'Moxy' and also... (more...)
Taj Mahal, Charlie Hunter, & More to Play City Winery Chicago this July Taj Mahal, Charlie Hunter, & More to Play City Winery Chicago this July
by TV News Desk - July 03, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces composer and multi-instrumentalist Taj Mahal, guitar virtuosoCharlie Hunter and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, July 5 at noon. All tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago.... (more...)
Lee Greenwood To Celebrate July 4th with Hometown Performance at San Diego County Fair Lee Greenwood To Celebrate July 4th with Hometown Performance at San Diego County Fair
by TV News Desk - July 03, 2018

Grammy-winning Country Music Artist Lee Greenwood will celebrate the 4th of July in his native Southern California, with a concert performance at 7:30 pm on the Paddock Stage at the San Diego County Fair. Greenwood, who is also set to Grand Marshall the fair's parade, called for unity among all Amer... (more...)
Jason Aldean Debuts 7/6 on AT&T AUDIENCE Network, Watch A 'First Look' From Entertainment Tonight Now Jason Aldean Debuts 7/6 on AT&T AUDIENCE Network, Watch A 'First Look' From Entertainment Tonight Now
by BWW News Desk - July 02, 2018

Tune in Friday, July 6 at 9:00 pm ET/PT to watch the broadcast premiere of the concert special “Jason Aldean” on AT&T* AUDIENCE Network via DIRECTV Ch 239, AT&T U-verse Ch 1114. The show will also be available streaming on-demand through DIRECTV NOW. ... (more...)
Country Superstar Tim McGraw to Headling the 2018 Greenwich Wine + Food Festival this September Country Superstar Tim McGraw to Headling the 2018 Greenwich Wine + Food Festival this September
by TV News Desk - July 02, 2018

The Greenwich Wine + Food Festival presented by PepsiCo will welcome music superstar Tim McGraw to this year's festival. The iconic performer will headline the festivities on Saturday, September 22 at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in Greenwich and his performance will cap the eighth annual event - whic... (more...)
VIDEO: Gwen Stefani Chats Her Vegas Residency, What's Next for Her Career, & More on GMA VIDEO: Gwen Stefani Chats Her Vegas Residency, What's Next for Her Career, & More on GMA
by TV News Desk - June 29, 2018

Pop music icon Gwen Stefani, who just kicked off a new Las Vegas residency, opens up about what's next for her career, family and relationship on Good Morning America. Watch the video below!... (more...)
Wynton Marsalis Named Honorary Co-Chair of University Musical Society's National Council Wynton Marsalis Named Honorary Co-Chair of University Musical Society's National Council
by TV News Desk - June 29, 2018

The University Musical Society (UMS) hosted its annual meeting of the UMS Board of Directors on Wednesday, June 27, electing six new Board members and re-electing four officers. Additionally, two new ex-officio members were appointed to the Board. ... (more...)
Sundance Institute & Skywalker Sound Announce Composers and Directors for 2018 Film Music and Sound Design Lab Sundance Institute & Skywalker Sound Announce Composers and Directors for 2018 Film Music and Sound Design Lab
by TV News Desk - June 28, 2018

Sundance Institute and Skywalker Sound today announced the composers and directors selected for the Sundance Institute Film Music and Sound Design Lab, which returns to the legendary Skywalker Sound Facilities for the sixth year. More than half of the composers selected for this year's Lab are femal... (more...)
VIDEO: AMERICAN IDOL's Maddie Poppe Releases Music Video for 'GOING GOING GONE' VIDEO: AMERICAN IDOL's Maddie Poppe Releases Music Video for 'GOING GOING GONE'
by BWW News Desk - June 28, 2018

American Idol winner and Hollywood Records/CORE Media Group's 19 Recordings recording artist, Maddie Poppe, has released her highly-anticipated music video for her single, “Going Going Gone.” The video was directed by Jeff Venable (Kelsea Ballerini) and shot at historic movie ranches in the Californ... (more...)
Chad Elliott to Release REST HEAVY: THE SUN STUDIO SESSIONS August 10 Chad Elliott to Release REST HEAVY: THE SUN STUDIO SESSIONS August 10
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2018

Iowa singer-songwriter, artist and author, Chad Elliott, independently releases Rest Heavy: The Sun Studio Sessions on August 10, 2018. Elliott's writing weaves love, loss and forgiveness into well-worn lyrics with timeless melodies. “Low, loose, and full of juice. This album's got a lot of life to ... (more...)
Pedro Capó, Darrell Scott and More On-Sale at City Winery Chicago Pedro Capó, Darrell Scott and More On-Sale at City Winery Chicago
by TV News Desk - June 26, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Puerto Rican singer/songwriter Pedro Capó, Grammy nominee Darrell Scott and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, June 28 at noon. All tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago.... (more...)
Janet Jackson to Receive the Icon Award at the 2018 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards Janet Jackson to Receive the Icon Award at the 2018 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards
by TV News Desk - June 26, 2018

BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc.), the global leader in rights management, is proud to announce that multiplatinum superstar Janet Jackson will be named a BMI Icon at the 2018 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards.  The event will be held Thursday, August 30th at The Woodruff Arts Center's Symphony Hall in Atlanta and w... (more...)
Splice Records announces Fourth Annual River Revival Fest, September 27-30 Splice Records announces Fourth Annual River Revival Fest, September 27-30
by TV News Desk - June 25, 2018

Splice Records is thrilled to announce their fourth annual River Revival Music Fest the weekend of Sept. 27 - 30, 2018 along the Guadalupe River at the KL Ranch Camp 'On the River' and 'Cliffside'campgrounds in quaint and quiet New Braunfels, Texas. In collaboration with St. Arnold's Brewery, River ... (more...)
BTS, Shawn Mendes, Kelsea Ballerini, & Camila Cabello Among Winners at the 2018 Radio Disney Music Awards BTS, Shawn Mendes, Kelsea Ballerini, & Camila Cabello Among Winners at the 2018 Radio Disney Music Awards
by TV News Desk - June 25, 2018

Global K-pop phenomenon BTS were the big winners at the '2018 Radio Disney Music Awards' (RDMA), music's biggest event for families, sweeping every category in which they were nominated. Additional winners included Shawn Mendes, Kelsea Ballerini, Camila Cabello and Bebe Rexha.... (more...)
Gracie Awards Select Country Artist Jessie Chris to Perform at 2018 Awards on June 27th in NYC Gracie Awards Select Country Artist Jessie Chris to Perform at 2018 Awards on June 27th in NYC
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2018

The leadership of the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation (AWMF) announces that Judy Woodruff, anchor and managing editor of “PBS NewsHour,” will be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 43rd Annual Gracie Awards Luncheon. Hosting the luncheon will be another television news veteran, E... (more...)
Chris Young Extends 2018 LOSING SLEEP World Tour with Dan & Shay, Morgan Evans, and Dee Jay Silver Chris Young Extends 2018 LOSING SLEEP World Tour with Dan & Shay, Morgan Evans, and Dee Jay Silver
by TV News Desk - June 20, 2018

After playing more than 30 sold-out arena and amphitheater dates, being named an ACM Male Vocalist nominee and scoring his 10th No. 1 single, Chris Young has added 15 more shows to his “Chris Young Losing Sleep 2018 World Tour.” Special guests Dan + Shay, Morgan Evans and Dee Jay Silver will join th... (more...)
Global Humanitarian and Music Icon Janet Jackson to Receive Inaugural 'Impact' Award at the 2018 Radio Disney Music Awards Global Humanitarian and Music Icon Janet Jackson to Receive Inaugural 'Impact' Award at the 2018 Radio Disney Music Awards
by BWW News Desk - June 18, 2018

Global music icon, multiple GRAMMY® Award winner and multiplatinum-selling artist Janet Jackson will receive the first-ever “Impact” Award at the 2018 Radio Disney Music Awards (RDMA), music's biggest event for families, airing SATURDAY, JUNE 23 (8:00 p.m. EDT/PDT), on Disney Channel as well as mult... (more...)
BMI Presents VERANO ALTERNATIVO During LAMC In NYC July 10 BMI Presents VERANO ALTERNATIVO During LAMC In NYC July 10
by TV News Desk - June 18, 2018

Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI), the global leader in rights management, will proudly present “Verano Alternativo” during the BMI co-sponsored Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC) in New York City on Tuesday, July 10, at Drom (85 Avenue A, New York, NY) in the East Village. The rousing showcase wil... (more...)
Bebe Rexha Releases New Song I'M A MESS From Her Forthcoming Album Bebe Rexha Releases New Song I'M A MESS From Her Forthcoming Album
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2018

Chart topping singer/songwriter Bebe Rexha releases her new song “I'm a Mess” today via all digital retailers. Listen to it here. The song, co-written by Bebe, Jussi, and Justin Tranter (“Sorry,” “Hands To Myself,” and “Issues”) also features an accompanying lyric video, watch it here.... (more...)
GRAMMY Museum Grant Program Awards $200,000 For Music Research And Sound Preservation GRAMMY Museum Grant Program Awards $200,000 For Music Research And Sound Preservation
by TV News Desk - June 14, 2018

The GRAMMY Museum® Grant Program announced today that $200,000 in grants will be awarded to 14 recipients in the United States and Canada to help facilitate a range of research on a variety of subjects, as well as support a number of archiving and preservation programs. Research projects include a s... (more...)
DEE JAY SILVER To Release New Single SHINE 7/6, Announces New Residencies in Las Vegas and Nashville DEE JAY SILVER To Release New Single SHINE 7/6, Announces New Residencies in Las Vegas and Nashville
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2018

Groundbreaking DJ/remixer/producer/radio host DEE JAY SILVER has revealed that his new single 'Shine,' featuring vocals from Joey Hyde, will be released Friday, July 6 across all digital music platforms. The dance music track marks his first new taste of original music this year, with more to come, ... (more...)