CLASSIC ROCK MUSIC COVERAGE

The New York Pops Opens its 2018-2019 Carnegie Hall Season this Friday The New York Pops Opens its 2018-2019 Carnegie Hall Season this Friday
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2018

The New York Pops, led by dynamic Music Director and Conductor Steven Reineke, opens its 2018–2019 Carnegie Hall season this Friday, October 19 at 8:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, with a program entitled Roll Over Beethoven: A Different Kind of Orchestra. The concert—which honors rock... (more...)
Morgan James Goes Cover-to-Cover On The WHITE ALBUM Morgan James Goes Cover-to-Cover On The WHITE ALBUM
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2018

Throughout her spectacular career, singer, songwriter, and Broadway actress Morgan James has taken on beloved roles and songs to give them her unique perspective and make them her own. She rocked the stage as Christ herself in an all-female version of Jesus Christ Superstar, took on a full-album aco... (more...)
Female-Fronted Power Trio The Accidentals To Release New Single In Time For Mid-Term Elections Female-Fronted Power Trio The Accidentals To Release New Single In Time For Mid-Term Elections
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2018

Female-fronted, multi-instrumentalist power trio The Accidentals (Sav Buist, Katie Larson, and Michael Dause) are set to self-release their newest single, “Heavy Flag”, on November 2nd. Produced by Grammy-award winning producer John Congleton (St. Vincent, Lana Del Rey, The Decemberists), “Heavy Fla... (more...)
Luke Bryan, Sam Hunt, Jason Aldean will Headline Stagecoach 2019 Luke Bryan, Sam Hunt, Jason Aldean will Headline Stagecoach 2019
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2018

Stagecoach music festival started selling tickets on Friday for this April, announcing a lineup led Luke Bryan, Sam Hunt and Jason Aldean, according to Variety.... (more...)
City Winery Chicago Announces Art Garfunkel, Macy Gray and More City Winery Chicago Announces Art Garfunkel, Macy Gray and More
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces the return of the legendary Art Garfunkel, multi-platinum singer/songwriter Macy Gray, Grammy-nominated artist Anita Wilson, and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, October 18 at noon.All tickets will be available at... (more...)
Dale Sanders Set To Release Debut Album HANDLE WITH CARE on 11/29 Dale Sanders Set To Release Debut Album HANDLE WITH CARE on 11/29
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2018

Dale Sanders' debut album 'Handle With Care' is set to be released on November 29th via Feelmaker - Freemood, labels of Tanzan Music group.... (more...)
Maryland Public Television and WTMD-FM Partner To Broadcast Highlights From Two First Thursday Festival Concerts Maryland Public Television and WTMD-FM Partner To Broadcast Highlights From Two First Thursday Festival Concerts
by BWW News Desk - October 15, 2018

Maryland Public Television (MPT) will broadcast performances recorded during two summer 2018 concert events at Baltimore's Canton Waterfront Park. The WTMD First Thursday Festival concerts air on MPT-HD on consecutive Thursdays, October 18 and 25, at 10 p.m. and will be simulcast on WTMD 89.7 FM. Th... (more...)
Sister Sparrow Releases New Album 'Gold' Sister Sparrow Releases New Album 'Gold'
by TV News Desk - October 12, 2018

Sister Sparrow (nee Arleigh Kincheloe) has released the highly anticipated new studio album, Gold, today, October 12th, via Thirty Tigers. The album contains the singles, 'Ghost,' 'Gold' and 'Bad Habit,' which display the evolution of Sister Sparrow's sound, showcasing her immense voice while fusing... (more...)
Def Leppard to Release 'The Story So Far - The Best Of' Def Leppard to Release 'The Story So Far - The Best Of'
by TV News Desk - October 12, 2018

Closing out a banner 2018, legendary British rock 'n' roll icons and 2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame® nominees Def Leppard reveal a string of upcoming releases. The group assemble a brand new greatest hits collection entitled The Story So Far - The Best Of, arriving in stores and online November 30, 2... (more...)
Cape Cod Delivers His 'Echoes' Album Cape Cod Delivers His 'Echoes' Album
by BWW News Desk - October 12, 2018

Emerging from Kiev's wave of uprising young creatives, musician and producer Cape Cod, otherwise known as Maksim Sikalenko, aims to cut through the world's infoglut with his 14-track album “Echoes,” available to purchase and stream now.... (more...)
Nazareth Celebrates 50th Anniversary with New Album Nazareth Celebrates 50th Anniversary with New Album
by BWW News Desk - October 12, 2018

Celebrating their 50th Anniversary as a band in 2018, Nazareth mark the occasion with a hard rocking new album, “Tattooed On My Brain” Out now through Frontiers Music srl. The album is available on CD, LP, and digital formats. 'Tattooed On My Brain' is their 24th full length album and the first to f... (more...)
Rasputina's Polly Panic Announces New LOSING FORM Album Rasputina's Polly Panic Announces New LOSING FORM Album
by BWW News Desk - October 11, 2018

Cello-shredding rock siren Polly Panic is back with her third studio album 'Losing Form', to be released on CD and digitally via Write Hook Records on November 20. This is Polly Panic's first album in six years, following 'Fragment' (2012) and 'Painkiller' (2006).... (more...)
Manifesto Records To Issue First Time On CD Classic Rocker Lee Michaels Columbia Records Releases Manifesto Records To Issue First Time On CD Classic Rocker Lee Michaels Columbia Records Releases
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2018

Manifesto Records To Issue First Time On CD Classic Rocker Lee Michaels Columbia Records Releases... (more...)
They Might Be Giants Video Created With Award-Winning Illustrator David Plunkert They Might Be Giants Video Created With Award-Winning Illustrator David Plunkert
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2018

35-years deep, Brooklyn's freewheeling local heroes They Might Be Giants remain rock's most original perpetual-motion machine; creating startling new music and performing shows packed with spontaneity and undeniable joy across the globe. Today, the band shares a new Dial-A-Song video “The Communists... (more...)
Taylor Swift Breaks AMAs Record - See the Full List of Winners Here Taylor Swift Breaks AMAs Record - See the Full List of Winners Here
by TV News Desk - October 10, 2018

The "2018 American Music Awards," the world's largest fan-voted awards show, was hosted by ABC's "black-ish" star, Tracee Ellis Ross, for the second year in a row! Ross wowed fans with her comedic timing, wit and numerous costume changes throughout the night, where music fans watched their favorite ... (more...)
Talib Kweli, Kandace Springs and More at City Winery Chicago Talib Kweli, Kandace Springs and More at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - October 09, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Brooklyn-based rapper Talib Kweli, Nashville-based singer/songwriter Kandace Springs, Chicago-based indie rock band The Empty Pockets, and more. The following shows go on sale to the public onThursday, October 11 at noon. All tickets will be av... (more...)
Bayside Celebrates Successful First Week of ACOUSTIC VOLUME 2 Bayside Celebrates Successful First Week of ACOUSTIC VOLUME 2
by BWW News Desk - October 09, 2018

Bayside is celebrating an incredibly successful first week following the release of their full-length acoustic record,Acoustic Volume 2. A collection of re-imagined songs from across the band's discography as well as one brand new track, Acoustic Volume 2 secured the #4 spot on the Current Alternati... (more...)
Dr. Demento Covered In Punk Gets Fully Animated with Cult Classic 'Fish Heads' Dr. Demento Covered In Punk Gets Fully Animated with Cult Classic 'Fish Heads'
by BWW News Desk - October 09, 2018

Demented Punk serves up a heaping platter of FISH HEADS in the all-new, fully animated music video from the #1 Billboard charting, punk-rock comedy hybrid, DR. DEMENTO COVERED IN PUNK. The album features an eclectic roster of classic and contemporary punk/indie/alt-rock artists, plus special guest s... (more...)
Tom Petty's An American Treasure Marks 13th Top 10 Album- Tune in to Facebook Live Today Tom Petty's An American Treasure Marks 13th Top 10 Album- Tune in to Facebook Live Today
by BWW News Desk - October 09, 2018

Tom Petty's career-spanning box set, An American Treasure, enters the Billboard Top 200 chart at #9, marking his 13th top 10 album, and it is the #1 Rock Album. The collection is available for purchase HERE. ... (more...)
Spin Doctors Original Lineup 30th Anniversary Show November 8 at Brooklyn Bowl Spin Doctors Original Lineup 30th Anniversary Show November 8 at Brooklyn Bowl
by BWW News Desk - October 09, 2018

Thirty years. It's an eternity in rock 'n' roll, and a marathon for the bands who fly its tattered flag. Revisit the class of 1988, and the casualties are piled high: a thousand bands that blew up and burnt out. In this chew-and-spit industry, the Spin Doctors are the last men standing, still making... (more...)
Gladys Knight Adds Two Shows to Her UK Tour Gladys Knight Adds Two Shows to Her UK Tour
by TV News Desk - October 08, 2018

The Empress of Soul - Gladys Knight, who was the music guest on Strictly Come Dancing at the weekend, is proud to announce – due to high demand – two extra shows to her eight date UK tour in June/July 2019 at Liverpool Echo Two - July 3rd and Cardiff Motorpoint Arena - July 4th. ... (more...)
Sharp/Shock Reinvent Buzzcocks Standard EVER FALLEN IN LOVE (WITH SOMEONE YOU SHOULDN'T'VE) Sharp/Shock Reinvent Buzzcocks Standard EVER FALLEN IN LOVE (WITH SOMEONE YOU SHOULDN'T'VE)
by BWW News Desk - October 04, 2018

Whether they're revitalizing Brit punk tenets, or putting a fresh new spin on American rock standards, Sharp/Shock is no stranger to reinvention. The trio's newest release, a cover of the Buzzcocks' “Ever Fallen in Love (With Someone You Shouldn't've),” showcases their no-holds-barred approach to po... (more...)
Alice Smith to Headline The Apollo Theater's WOW - Women Of The World Festival Alice Smith to Headline The Apollo Theater's WOW - Women Of The World Festival
by TV News Desk - October 04, 2018

The Apollo Theater announced today that Grammy nominated singer/songwriter Alice Smith will headline the Apollo's WOW – Women of the World Festival. The performance, featuring new music from her upcoming Full LP Mystery set to release at the end of 2018, is a part of the 3rd annual gathering of arti... (more...)
Rocker Chris Clemence Stars In New WIlliam Henry Video Rocker Chris Clemence Stars In New WIlliam Henry Video
by BWW News Desk - October 04, 2018

It's been a busy year for rock musician Chris Clemence. The hit songwriter and bassist, who's known for 'California Brain', 'Can You Feel It', and 'Let's Go' (which is the anthem for the NY Giants, Rangers, and Knicks) will be debuting his new band Bad Blood later this year on Extreme / Sony Records... (more...)
Creedence Clearwater Revival 7-LP Deluxe Box Set Out 11/30 On Craft Recordings Creedence Clearwater Revival 7-LP Deluxe Box Set Out 11/30 On Craft Recordings
by BWW News Desk - October 04, 2018

The arrival of Creedence Clearwater Revival's 50th anniversary brings an unprecedented celebration of everything the band contributed in their short but startlingly epochal time together (1968 - 1972). To commemorate this milestone, Craft Recordings is releasing a deluxe box set comprising the band'... (more...)