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Ed Helms' The Bluegrass Situation Announces Podcasts and Releases Details for 3rd Annual Shout & Shine Showcase Ed Helms' The Bluegrass Situation Announces Podcasts and Releases Details for 3rd Annual Shout & Shine Showcase
by TV News Desk - August 17, 2018

An exciting 2018 is underway for The Bluegrass Situation, the multifaceted and ever-evolving media company, co-founded by actor and banjo player Ed Helms, that has been redefining roots culture since 2012. Today, the movement better known as BGS is pleased to announce the addition of three new podca... (more...)
Social Star Competition Returns for the 2018 BMI R&B Hip Hop Awards Social Star Competition Returns for the 2018 BMI R&B Hip Hop Awards
by TV News Desk - August 17, 2018

BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc.) is pleased to announce the return of its annual Social Star competition as part of the 2018 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards. Beginning Friday, August 17th, Atlanta-based rappers Gunna and Derez De'Shon will compete to see who has the most engaged social media audience, culminating... (more...)
MUSE/IQUE Takes A Musical Road Trip With U.S./ROUTES MUSE/IQUE Takes A Musical Road Trip With U.S./ROUTES
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2018

MUSE/IQUE, Pasadena's pioneering live music organization and counter-conventional orchestra, concludes STATES/UNITED: Mapping Musical America, its inaugural summer series at The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, on August 25, 2018, with U.S./ROUTES, at the Brown Garden Lawn... (more...)
Rosie Flores Single DRIVE DRIVE DRIVE Featured As KUTX Song of the Day Rosie Flores Single DRIVE DRIVE DRIVE Featured As KUTX Song of the Day
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2018

Rosie Flores' new single 'Drive Drive Drive' has been named KUTX's Song of the Day today. Please see here for details. Flores is set to release this single on 'Rosie Flores Day,' proclaimed in 2006 by the City of Austin, on Friday, Aug. 31. The single is from her new album - 'SIMPLE CASE OF THE BLUE... (more...)
Gabriel Garzón-Montano Joins Kali Uchis for Fall 2018 Tour Gabriel Garzón-Montano Joins Kali Uchis for Fall 2018 Tour
by BWW News Desk - August 15, 2018

Today, Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Gabriel Garzón-Montano announces that he will be joining forces with the internationally renowned Colombian-American musician Kali Uchis for her Isolation North American Tour. As the main supporting act for the tour, Gabriel will be p... (more...)
Courtney Barnett Shares HOUSES And CHARITY From Spotify Session Courtney Barnett Shares HOUSES And CHARITY From Spotify Session
by BWW News Desk - August 15, 2018

Today Courtney Barnett, one of the most acclaimed and exceptional artists of her generation, shares the latest fruits of her labor – a live version of “Tell Me How You Really Feel” favorite “Charity”, and a poignant and sublime cover of Elyse Weinberg's “Houses”.... (more...)
Watch IGGY POP Star in Death Valley Girls' Video for New Single, New Album DARKNESS RAINS Out 10/5 Watch IGGY POP Star in Death Valley Girls' Video for New Single, New Album DARKNESS RAINS Out 10/5
by BWW News Desk - August 15, 2018

Los Angeles doom boogie/dystopian punk/occult glam rockers Death Valley Girls today announce their third studio album Darkness Rains, out October 5th on LP, CD, cassette and digital formats via Suicide Squeeze. The announcement arrives with the Iggy Pop-starring video for the fierce new single “Disa... (more...)
Aerosmith Announces Las Vegas Residency AEROSMITH: DEUCES ARE WILD Aerosmith Announces Las Vegas Residency AEROSMITH: DEUCES ARE WILD
by TV News Desk - August 15, 2018

America's all-time top-selling rock 'n' roll band, Aerosmith, is bringing the heat to the Las Vegas Strip with their headlining residency, AEROSMITH: DEUCES ARE WILD. Shows begin Saturday, April 6, 2019 at Park Theater at the new Park MGM resort.... (more...)
Nonpoint Drop 'Chaos And Earthquakes' Video Nonpoint Drop 'Chaos And Earthquakes' Video
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2018

Nonpoint and PopMatters have teamed up to premiere the band's new video for 'Chaos and Earthquakes.' Watch it here.... (more...)
International Violinist and Singer-Songwriter Kimia Penton to Release the Soulful and Sophisticated WHERE THE RAIN FALLS EP International Violinist and Singer-Songwriter Kimia Penton to Release the Soulful and Sophisticated WHERE THE RAIN FALLS EP
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2018

As a recording and touring artist, songwriter, and classical violinist, KIMIA PENTON uses her music to explore the common themes we share on life's journey. KIMIA PENTON is proud to announce her WHERE THE RAIN FALLS EP, releasing worldwide in stores and online September 14, 2018. Having garnered fav... (more...)
KUTX Premieres Brand New Single From Gina Chavez, LIGHTBEAM, As Song Of The Day Today KUTX Premieres Brand New Single From Gina Chavez, LIGHTBEAM, As Song Of The Day Today
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2018

Austin-based, Latin pop songstress Gina Chavez premieres her brand new single and title track from her upcoming EP, 'Lightbeam,' as KUTX Song of the Day today. ... (more...)
Hoobastank To Launch Nationwide Fall Tour To Celebrate 15th Anniversary of Landmark Second Album THE REASON Hoobastank To Launch Nationwide Fall Tour To Celebrate 15th Anniversary of Landmark Second Album THE REASON
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2018

Hoobastank To Launch Nationwide Fall Tour To Celebrate 15th Anniversary of Landmark Second Album THE REASON... (more...)
PRETTYMUCH Announce North American FUNKTION Tour PRETTYMUCH Announce North American FUNKTION Tour
by TV News Desk - August 14, 2018

Today, hot new boy band PRETTYMUCH officially announce their fall North American headlining outing, the Funktion Tour. The band will be joined by special guest Gunnar Gehl on all dates.... (more...)
Kris Kristofferson & The Strangers To Perform At Morrison Center Kris Kristofferson & The Strangers To Perform At Morrison Center
by BWW News Desk - August 13, 2018

Kris Kristofferson to perform on Tuesday, January 15 at the Morrison Center located at 2201 W. Cesar Chavez Ln. Boise, ID 83706. This show  begins at 8:00PM with doors opening at 7:00PM. ... (more...)
Jim Wyly Releases 'The Artisan' in October - Check Out the First Single Jim Wyly Releases 'The Artisan' in October - Check Out the First Single
by BWW News Desk - August 13, 2018

Jim Wyly was born and raised in Tyler, Texas and has spent the last 40 years living and playing in the Austin area. While the obvious label for his music is 'Texas Songwriter', Wyly's sound and songs are influenced from a multitude of directions, ranging from pure folk to R&B and rock n roll. That's... (more...)
EVERLAST Releases Music Video For 'The Culling' Directed By Jason Goldwatch EVERLAST Releases Music Video For 'The Culling' Directed By Jason Goldwatch
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2018

EVERLAST Releases Music Video For 'The Culling' Directed By Jason Goldwatch... (more...)
VIDEO: LAUV Performs I LIKE ME BETTER on TONIGHT SHOW VIDEO: LAUV Performs I LIKE ME BETTER on TONIGHT SHOW
by Stage Tube - August 07, 2018

Twenty-three-year-old independet singer, songwriter and producer Lauv announces the culmination of his I met you when I was 18. Playlist. The collection of tracks were all written by Lauv about a significant period in his life as a student at New York University, and follow a theme of young love and... (more...)
Lady Gaga Launches Exclusive Las Vegas Residency, ENIGMA, on December 28 Lady Gaga Launches Exclusive Las Vegas Residency, ENIGMA, on December 28
by TV News Desk - August 07, 2018

Six-time GRAMMY Award-winner, Golden Globe Award-winner and Academy Award-nominated superstar entertainer Lady Gaga will launch her exclusive residency at Park Theater at the new Park MGM resort Friday, Dec. 28. Citi is proud to join Lady Gaga and Park MGM as the official credit card of this residen... (more...)
'BOLD' - Beverly Hills Open Later Days - Kicked Off Its 2nd Annual Summer Campaign Over The Weekend With A Rodeo Drive Kick-Off Party, Street Performances And An Impres 'BOLD' - Beverly Hills Open Later Days - Kicked Off Its 2nd Annual Summer Campaign Over The Weekend With A Rodeo Drive Kick-Off Party, Street Performances And An Impres
by BWW News Desk - August 06, 2018

On Thursday, August 2, BOLD officially kicked off on Rodeo Drive with a live performance by artist Project M and the jazz group, Amanda Castro Band, the reveal of the five #BOLDBH social art installations on Rodeo Drive and throughout the city, as well as a spectacular fireworks show.... (more...)
Los Angeles International Ukulele Festival' Celebrates Musical Versatility Of The Small 4-Stringed Wonder Los Angeles International Ukulele Festival' Celebrates Musical Versatility Of The Small 4-Stringed Wonder
by BWW News Desk - August 06, 2018

Celebrating the little four-stringed wonder – the Ukulele – which has been captivating hearts and bringing musical joy into people's lives for over 100 years, the 2018 Los Angeles International Ukulele Festival presented by Kala Koa Entertainment, is an exciting day-long event dedicated to exploring... (more...)
Eric Moe Announces New Album 'Uncanny Affable Machines' Eric Moe Announces New Album 'Uncanny Affable Machines'
by BWW News Desk - August 06, 2018

Ask composer Eric Moe, whose work has been described by others as “music of winning exuberance” and “maximal minimalism,” to describe his music, and he writes, “Although the surfaces and genres are varied, my works share a concern for rhythmic propulsion and a disregard for stylistic orthodoxies.” W... (more...)
Mike Shinoda of Linkin Park To Headline Monster Energy Outbreak Tour Mike Shinoda of Linkin Park To Headline Monster Energy Outbreak Tour
by BWW News Desk - August 06, 2018

As announced today by Outbreak Presents and Live Nation, Mike Shinoda is set to headline the latest installment of the Monster Energy Outbreak Tour. Tickets go on sale starting Friday, August 10 at 10 a.m. local time at mikeshinoda.com and outbreakpresents.com, with special pre-sales starting Tuesda... (more...)
Bobbie Gentry 'The Girl From Chickasaw County - The Complete Capitol Masters' Available September 21 Via Capitol/UMe Bobbie Gentry 'The Girl From Chickasaw County - The Complete Capitol Masters' Available September 21 Via Capitol/UMe
by BWW News Desk - August 03, 2018

In 1967, an enigmatic singer, songwriter and producer named Bobbie Gentry rose out of the Mississippi delta and enchanted audiences around the world with her beautiful, captivating voice and her "Ode To Billie Joe." An unconventional, beguiling song with simple acoustic guitar and sparse p... (more...)
Bazzi Releases New Track BEAUTIFUL Featuring Camila Cabello Bazzi Releases New Track BEAUTIFUL Featuring Camila Cabello
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2018

One of the biggest breakout artists of the past year, Bazzi, has teamed up with multi-platinum global chart topping singer/songwriter Camila Cabello, just off of her two back to back #1 singles “Havana” and “Never Be the Same” for a new version of his hit single “Beautiful.”  This brings the two bac... (more...)
Liz Cooper & The Stampede's New Album WINDOW FLOWERS Now Streaming at NPR Music, Out 8/10 Liz Cooper & The Stampede's New Album WINDOW FLOWERS Now Streaming at NPR Music, Out 8/10
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2018

Liz Cooper & The Stampede's anticipated debut full-length album, Window Flowers, is now streaming as part of NPR Music's “First Listen” series. Listen here. Of the album, NPR Music calls it, “…a gorgeously arranged and performed bouquet of psychedelia-tinged folk-rock,” furthering, “…to draw a line ... (more...)