CHILDREN MUSIC COVERAGE

PASS DEH LOVE Virgin Islands Reggae Fest Album to be Released September 1, 2018 PASS DEH LOVE Virgin Islands Reggae Fest Album to be Released September 1, 2018
by BWW News Desk - June 18, 2018

Donkey Kord Records and Lion Heart Productions joined forces back in 2015; together they launched The Return Of The Kutchie Project. This project is a Virgin Islands Artist only compilation Album. In conjunction they decided this album would be a Tribute to Sly Dunbar and Robbie Shakespeare, the ori... (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...)
Ryan Culwell Returns With First New Album in 3 Years THE LAST AMERICAN out 8/24 Ryan Culwell Returns With First New Album in 3 Years THE LAST AMERICAN out 8/24
by TV News Desk - June 15, 2018

On August 24, Ryan Culwell returns with The Last American, his third full-length album and first release in more than three years. The collection marks his debut on Missing Piece Records and captures Culwell at his finest as he crafts poignant portraits of ordinary Americans just trying to get by in... (more...)
Country Music Star Walker Hayes Announces Launch of BE A CRAIG FUND Ahead of Father's Day Country Music Star Walker Hayes Announces Launch of BE A CRAIG FUND Ahead of Father's Day
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2018

Ahead of this Father's Day, country music star, Walker Hayes, is launching his 'Be A Craig Fund' as a tribute to a man named Craig who gave Hayes and his family a van when they were struggling to make ends meet. The unexpected and incredibly generous act meant that the Hayes family would finally hav... (more...)
The 17th Annual Bang On A Can Summer Music Festival at Mass MoCA Releases Schedule for July 2018 The 17th Annual Bang On A Can Summer Music Festival at Mass MoCA Releases Schedule for July 2018
by TV News Desk - June 14, 2018

From July 12-28, 2018, the “relentlessly inventive” (New York Magazine) new music collective Bang on a Can collaborates with MASS MoCA to present the 17th annual Bang on a Can Summer Music Festival at MASS MoCA. The festival is a musical utopia for innovative musicians and adventurous listeners in t... (more...)
Raffi Announces a Brand New 15-Song Studio Album DOG ON THE FLOOR Raffi Announces a Brand New 15-Song Studio Album DOG ON THE FLOOR
by TV News Desk - June 14, 2018

Beloved children's entertainer Raffi has announced that he will release his new album, Dog on the Floor, on July 27. The 15-song album - his 25th - embodies the qualities of fun, imagination and learning that have always animated Raffi's songs.  The album's themes include playtime ('Play Play Play')... (more...)
Dance Brooklyn! Free Concert to Celebrate Cultural Diversity at the Kings Theater Tomorrow, June 15 Dance Brooklyn! Free Concert to Celebrate Cultural Diversity at the Kings Theater Tomorrow, June 15
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2018

In commitment to honoring the differences and commonalities of Brooklyn's global community through arts and sciences, Purelements, an Evolution in Dance founders, Lakai Worrell and Kevin Joseph, issue Dance Brooklyn! A World Celebration as an expression of cultural enlightenment and unification in t... (more...)
Kids' Music Superstar Laurie Berkner's 'Greatest Hits' Solo Tour & 'Monster Boogie' Book Release Celebration Kids' Music Superstar Laurie Berkner's 'Greatest Hits' Solo Tour & 'Monster Boogie' Book Release Celebration
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2018

In celebration of the July release of her new Monster Boogiepicture book, bestselling children's recording artist and preschool television favorite Laurie Berkner will present a rare, free show for families as part of her Greatest Hits Solo Tour at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 21 at the Weinberg Cent... (more...)
International Songwriting Competition Announces Judges for 2018 Competition International Songwriting Competition Announces Judges for 2018 Competition
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2018

The International Songwriting Competition (ISC) is pleased to announce its panel of judges for the 2018 competition. Established in 2002, ISC is the world's largest songwriting competition and is open to both professional and amateur songwriters, signed and unsigned. A total of 71 winners in 23 cate... (more...)
Best Coast Announces BEST KIDS, Amazon Original Children's Record Out June 22 Best Coast Announces BEST KIDS, Amazon Original Children's Record Out June 22
by TV News Desk - June 12, 2018

Los Angeles, CA's Best Coast -- comprised of singer/guitarist Bethany Cosentino and guitarist Bobb Bruno -- will be releasing their first-ever children's record, entitled Best Kids, as an Amazon Original on June 22, 2018.  A mix of original songs, covers by the likes of Lesley Gore and Franki Valli ... (more...)
Kelly Clarkson, Ricky Martin, Blake Shelton, & More to Perform on NBC's Annual MACY'S 4th OF JULY FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR Kelly Clarkson, Ricky Martin, Blake Shelton, & More to Perform on NBC's Annual MACY'S 4th OF JULY FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR
by TV News Desk - June 12, 2018

NBC's annual “Macy's 4th of July Fireworks® Spectacular” celebrates Independence Day with some of the biggest names in music. Making it the can't-miss event of the summer, Kelly Clarkson, Ricky Martin, Blake Shelton, Keith Urban and more will take the stage before the incredible firework display tha... (more...)
Suicideyear Announces COLOR THE WEATHER Album Out July 6th via LuckyMe Suicideyear Announces COLOR THE WEATHER Album Out July 6th via LuckyMe
by TV News Desk - June 12, 2018

Which paint in the set is exactly the shade of a cumulus cloud? Or more exactly: of all the fronts that sweep over the wide gulf of adolescence, how many of them collide, violent at first, to later produce a sunshower?... (more...)
New Biography on The Cars Singer/Bassist Benjamin Orr by Vermont Writer Joe Milliken to be Published November 2018 New Biography on The Cars Singer/Bassist Benjamin Orr by Vermont Writer Joe Milliken to be Published November 2018
by TV News Desk - June 11, 2018

Veteran music journalist Joe Milliken recently announced a publishing deal with the Lanham, Maryland-based publisher Rowman & Littlefield Publishers to produce his first book, a biography about the late Benjamin Orr. Orr was the co-founder, co-lead singer, and bassist for the platinum-selling rock b... (more...)
Ricardo Lemvo & Makina Loca Open 26th Summer Nights Outdoor Music Festival Ricardo Lemvo & Makina Loca Open 26th Summer Nights Outdoor Music Festival
by BWW News Desk - June 11, 2018

Saturday, July 7 brings the first of the 26th Summer Nights five Saturday nights of outdoor concerts and Congo-born musician and singer Ricardo Lemvo and his band, Makina Loca. Their unique and uplifting blend of Afro-Cuban rhythms infused with Pan-African styles, bright horns, fat bass lines, amazi... (more...)
CMS Nashville and Folds of Honor Celebrate Top Songwriters With Late Night Party CMS Nashville and Folds of Honor Celebrate Top Songwriters With Late Night Party
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2017

CMS Nashville, alongside their friends at Folds of Honor,celebrated the year's top Songwriters at a party held last night in Nashville. The late night bash, which went well into the wee hours, hosted a crowd of industry VIPs and artists in addition to songwriting royalty.... (more...)
Neil Young + Promise Of The Real Set to Release New Studio Album 'The Visitor' Neil Young + Promise Of The Real Set to Release New Studio Album 'The Visitor'
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2017

Neil Young + Promise Of The Real will release their new studio album The Visitor Reprise Records on Friday, December 1, 2017 in stores and via all digital music retailers. The vinyl edition will follow on January 5, 2018.... (more...)
Sheryl Lee Ralph & The D.I.V.A. Foundation Celebrate 27 Years of 'Divas: Simply Singing' Sheryl Lee Ralph & The D.I.V.A. Foundation Celebrate 27 Years of 'Divas: Simply Singing'
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2017

DIVAS Simply Singing!, the longest consecutive running musical AIDS benefit in the United States, hosts its 27th annual fundraiser for The D.I.V.A. Foundation at the Taglyan Cultural Center in Hollywood California Saturday, December 9.... (more...)
Soundtrack to Classic TV Special A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS On 180-Gram Vinyl Out 11/17 Soundtrack to Classic TV Special A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS On 180-Gram Vinyl Out 11/17
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2017

Craft Recordings, the Catalog Division of Concord Music, is pleased to announce a high-end vinyl reissue of the Vince Guaraldi Trio's beloved jazz album, A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS.... (more...)
Artist Lindsay Ell Officially Opens Notes for Notes Recording Studio at Boys and Girls Club Artist Lindsay Ell Officially Opens Notes for Notes Recording Studio at Boys and Girls Club
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2017

Critically-heralded Stoney Creek Records artist Lindsay Ell joined forces Monday with the CMA Foundation, Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee, and Lowe's Renovation Across the Nation, to officially open the flagship Notes for Notes recording studio at the Cleveland Park Boys and Girls Club in Nas... (more...)
On Sale 11/10 at NJPAC: Omiri and Brigada Victor Jara On Sale 11/10 at NJPAC: Omiri and Brigada Victor Jara
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2017

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening of traditional and cutting-edge Portuguese folk music, featuring a double-bill of that country's most exciting musical acts: the venerable folk ensemble Brigada V ctor Jara, and OMIRI, a cutting-edge project that mixes rural traditions wi... (more...)
Musicians On Call To Launch In New Orleans Healthcare Facilities Musicians On Call To Launch In New Orleans Healthcare Facilities
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2017

Musicians On Call, a groundbreaking nonprofit organization that brings live and recorded music to the bedsides of patients in hospitals across the country, has announced it will officially launch its first programs in New Orleans in 2018.... (more...)
Kelly Clarkson & Demi Lovato to Perform at 2017 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS Kelly Clarkson & Demi Lovato to Perform at 2017 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2017

dick clark productions and ABC announced today that multi-platinum singer-songwriter, Kelly Clarkson, and multi-platinum selling pop artist, Demi Lovato, will perform at the 2017 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS.... (more...)