BLUES MUSIC COVERAGE

Magnus Gunnarsson Releases Single IF TODAY MAKES TOMORROW ALL RIGHT Magnus Gunnarsson Releases Single IF TODAY MAKES TOMORROW ALL RIGHT
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2018

Alternative rock artist Magnus Gunnarsson is set to release his new single “If Today Makes Tomorrow All Right,” on iTunes, Spotify and everywhere.... (more...)
DELGRES Debut Electrifying Creole Blues CD DELGRES Debut Electrifying Creole Blues CD
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2018

The raw, muscular sound of the Paris-based roots trio Delgres connects the African history and culture of the French Caribbean, the Mississippi blues and New Orleans. Vividly captured in Mo Jodi (I'll Die Today), the band's debut release, the music carries the richness, emotion and visceral power of... (more...)
Kali Uchis Confirms North American Fall Headline Tour Kali Uchis Confirms North American Fall Headline Tour
by TV News Desk - June 20, 2018

Kali Uchis confirms a North American headline tour today, with dates kicking off Thursday, September 13 in Seattle and further stops in Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Austin, Philadelphia, Boston and beyond. The tour is Uchis' first since the release of her massively critically acclaimed debu... (more...)
Steve Hackett to Bring His Genesis Revisited Tour Featuring Band with Full Orchestra to the UK this October Steve Hackett to Bring His Genesis Revisited Tour Featuring Band with Full Orchestra to the UK this October
by TV News Desk - June 20, 2018

Prog icon Steve Hackett brings his 8-date Genesis Revisited Tour to the UK in October. The Show will feature his band together with a 41-piece orchestra. The London Royal Festival Hall, Birmingham Symphony Hall and Manchester Bridgewater Hall have now sold out.... (more...)
Los Lonely Boys Open the Park City Institute's St. Regis Big Stars, Bright Nights Summer Concert Series Los Lonely Boys Open the Park City Institute's St. Regis Big Stars, Bright Nights Summer Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2018

Park City Institute kicks off the Independence Day holiday, with its traditional July 3rd concert, presenting GRAMMY winning band, Los Lonely Boys, at the Quinn's Junction Sports Complex Fields. “Los Lonely Boys' brand of blues-infused Texican rock, is just right for celebrating our first first pop-... (more...)
Chief White Lightning Announces the Pinche Summer Tour Chief White Lightning Announces the Pinche Summer Tour
by TV News Desk - June 19, 2018

Southern California's Chief White Lightning (Joshua Logan) is stoked to announce the Pinche Summer Tour, which will see his band headline a mix of intimate yet rowdy house, bar and club shows.  The sixteen-city run kicks-off onJuly 6th in Costa Mesa before making its way up the West Coast to Seattle... (more...)
The Growlers Announce BEACH GOTH TOUR 2018 The Growlers Announce BEACH GOTH TOUR 2018
by TV News Desk - June 19, 2018

The Growlers take their swirling psychedelic carnival on the road this fall, bringing their Beach Goth Tour 2018 across America and into the hearts, minds, and concert halls of several lucky European cities. Led by singer Brooks Nielsen, music director Matt Taylor and guitarist Kyle Straka, the band... (more...)
Craft Recordings Set To Re-Release Long Out Of Print Vinyl, Ted Hawkins' WATCH YOUR STEP Craft Recordings Set To Re-Release Long Out Of Print Vinyl, Ted Hawkins' WATCH YOUR STEP
by TV News Desk - June 19, 2018

Craft Recordings celebrates the reissue of Ted Hawkins' 1982 album Watch Your Step. This release marks the first-ever official vinyl reissue of Watch Your Step, available on August 3, 2018 (8/3). From his obscure beginnings in Biloxi, Mississippi, to playing on the streets of Venice, California for ... (more...)
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Announces 365 Live Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Announces 365 Live
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2018

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City is set to launch 365 Live - live performances for 365 days a year - during its opening week and will become the driving force behind live entertainment in Atlantic City. Boasting five performance stages in addition to Hard Rock Live at Etess Arena and Sound Wav... (more...)
Paramount Pictures to Take on Sammy Davis Jr. Biopic Project Paramount Pictures to Take on Sammy Davis Jr. Biopic Project
by TV News Desk - June 19, 2018

According to Deadline, the biopic about Sammy Davis, Jr. now has been set up at Paramount Pictures, where producer Lorenzo di Bonaventura has his overall deal. The project is on the development fast track, soon to be hiring a writer and a director to make the feature film about the dancer-singer-act... (more...)
The War and Treaty Featured on NPR's All Things Considered The War and Treaty Featured on NPR's All Things Considered
by TV News Desk - June 18, 2018

The War and Treaty were featured on Saturday's edition of NPR's “All Things Considered.” Listen to the full the interview HERE. Of the husband and wife duo,Michael Trotter Jr. and Tanya Blount-Trotter, host Michel Martin declares, “If you are planning to see any live music this summer, we are told t... (more...)
Mat Kearney Announces Fall 2018 Headlining Tour with Special Guest Atlas Genius Mat Kearney Announces Fall 2018 Headlining Tour with Special Guest Atlas Genius
by TV News Desk - June 18, 2018

Nashville multi-platinum artist Mat Kearney is thrilled to announce a second leg of the CRAZYTALK Tour this fall! The tour sees Kearney again headlining in support of his recently released new album CRAZYTALK and has AtlasGenius joining the tour as special guests and main support. Fans can check out... (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...)
Ruel Releases Highly Anticipated Debut EP READY Today Ruel Releases Highly Anticipated Debut EP READY Today
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2018

After releasing a string of emotionally full-bodied and soulful pop gems, 15-year-old London-born, Australian-raised Ruel returns today with the release of his highly anticipated debut EP, “Ready,” out now via RCA Records.... (more...)
Chromeo's Fifth Studio Album HEAD OVER HEELS Out Today Chromeo's Fifth Studio Album HEAD OVER HEELS Out Today
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2018

Head Over Heels, the fifth studio LP from Montreal funk legends Chromeo, is out today onBig Beat/Atlantic Records. Get the album, including “Must've Been” featuring DRAM, “Don't Sleep” feat. French Montana & Stefflon Don, “Bedroom Calling” feat. The-Dream, “Juice” and more here.... (more...)
Jill Barber Releases Single BIGGER THAN YOU + New Album METAPHORA Out June 22nd Jill Barber Releases Single BIGGER THAN YOU + New Album METAPHORA Out June 22nd
by TV News Desk - June 15, 2018

Yesterday, Jill Barber released her third single 'Bigger Than You,' off of her upcoming album Metaphora. It premiered on Grok Nation and was paired with an in-depth interview discussing the power behind the track. ... (more...)
Town Mountain Announces Forthcoming Album NEW FREEDOM BLUES Town Mountain Announces Forthcoming Album NEW FREEDOM BLUES
by TV News Desk - June 15, 2018

Today, Town Mountain announces their return with their sixth studio album, New Freedom Blues. Set for release October 5, 2018, producer Caleb Klauder joined the band at Asheville's legendary Echo Mountain Studios late last year to record the 11-track masterpiece, which features drummer and Sturgill ... (more...)
SHOWTEK Releases YOUR LOVE with David Guetta SHOWTEK Releases YOUR LOVE with David Guetta
by TV News Desk - June 15, 2018

This week, Dutch electronic duo--SHOWTEK--release their newest collaboration with David Guetta, 'Your Love.' Influenced by elements of 90s dance music, 'Your Love' brings back to light a nostalgic sound in contemporary music. Stream and purchase the new single HERE... (more...)
A$AP Ferg's Mad Man Tour Begins This July A$AP Ferg's Mad Man Tour Begins This July
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2018

It's been a busy time since A$AP Ferg announced that he was postponing tour dates on his 2018 Mad Man Tour, but the rescheduled dates are fast approaching! Beginning July 7th in Portland, Ferg will take the stage and bring his signature fast hooks and high energy show to cities across the US. Fans i... (more...)
The Struts Release BODY TALKS Ahead of UK Headline Shows The Struts Release BODY TALKS Ahead of UK Headline Shows
by TV News Desk - June 15, 2018

After a triumphant main stage performance at this year's Download Festival, acclaimed British rockers The Struts have released their new single 'Body Talks' via Interscope/Polydor Records, the first single to be shared from their highly anticipated upcoming second album.... (more...)
Live Nation Awards Scholarships to Empower Students Pursuing Careers in Music Industry Live Nation Awards Scholarships to Empower Students Pursuing Careers in Music Industry
by TV News Desk - June 14, 2018

 In partnership with House of Blues Music Forward Foundation, Live Nation, the world's leading live entertainment company, is awarding $30,000 in scholarships among three outstanding recipients pursuing careers in the music industry. Established in 2016, this scholarship program is just one of Live ... (more...)
Suwannee Roots Revival Adds Oteil & Friends, Leftover Salmon, Bruce Cockburn, Horseshoes & Hand Grenades Suwannee Roots Revival Adds Oteil & Friends, Leftover Salmon, Bruce Cockburn, Horseshoes & Hand Grenades
by TV News Desk - June 14, 2018

Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park is pleased to announce additions to the 3rd Annual Suwannee Roots Revival which takes place Thursday, October 11 - Sunday, October 14 at the magical Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park (SOSMP) in Live Oak, Florida. Additions include Oteil & Friends, Leftover Salmon, B... (more...)
Bishop Gunn Confirm New Tour Dates + Shows with Lynyrd Skynyrd Bishop Gunn Confirm New Tour Dates + Shows with Lynyrd Skynyrd
by TV News Desk - June 14, 2018

Emerging rock band Bishop Gunn are adding new tour dates throughout the summer, including select shows with Lynyrd Skynyrd, as well as various festival plays and the Outlaw Music Festival Tour supporting Willie Nelson & Family, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, The Head and The Heart and Old Cr... (more...)
Young The Giant Releases New Track SIMPLIFY + Announces Tour Dates Young The Giant Releases New Track SIMPLIFY + Announces Tour Dates
by TV News Desk - June 14, 2018

Today, Los Angeles-based indie rockers Young the Giant share the new track 'Simplify,' the band's first new music since the release of 2016's critically acclaimed Home of the Strange. 'Simplify' is available now via Elektra Records at all music retailers and streaming services. Download/stream at ht... (more...)
Latin Pop Songstress Gina Chavez Announces New EP LIGHTBEAM Out 9/14 Latin Pop Songstress Gina Chavez Announces New EP LIGHTBEAM Out 9/14
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2018

Austin-based, Latin pop songstress Gina Chavez is thrilled to announce the forthcoming release of her EP 'Lightbeam' on Friday, Sept. 14. The official EP release party will take place at the Seventh Annual Niñas Arriba Benefit Concert on Saturday, Sept. 15 at Antone's located at 305 E. Fifth St, Aus... (more...)