CLASSIC ROCK MUSIC COVERAGE

Brand USA Partners with Spotify and Five Emerging Artists to Launch Hear the Music, Experience the USA Brand USA Partners with Spotify and Five Emerging Artists to Launch Hear the Music, Experience the USA
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2018

Brand USA, the destination-marketing organization for the United States, today announced Hear the Music, Experience the USA, an integrated marketing campaign utilizing the power of music to promote international travel to the United States. A unique exploration in sound, Hear the Music, Experience t... (more...)
The B-52s, Rick Springfield & Loverboy Join First-ever Music Bash at Taste of Cincinnati, Sunday May 27 The B-52s, Rick Springfield & Loverboy Join First-ever Music Bash at Taste of Cincinnati, Sunday May 27
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2018

If you are a fan of the 80's - 90's music and great food then this VIP concert held on Sunday, May 27th is the place to be. Billed as 'Music Bash at Taste of Cincinnati', National recording artist The B-52's ('Love Shack', 'Rock Lobster', 'Roam', Rick Springfield ('Jeese's Girl', 'Don't Talk to Stra... (more...)
Blackberry Smoke's FIND A LIGHT Debuts as Best-Selling Country and Americana / Folk Album this Week Blackberry Smoke's FIND A LIGHT Debuts as Best-Selling Country and Americana / Folk Album this Week
by TV News Desk - April 18, 2018

Blackberry Smoke's acclaimed new album, Find A Light, is the best-selling Country and Americana/Folk album in the country this week with over 16,000 in equivalent album sold. Based on Billboard's multi-metric consumption-which includes traditional album sales, track equivalent albums (TEA) and strea... (more...)
VIDEO: LL Cool J Talks Passion For Hip Hop and Receiving a Kennedy Center Honor VIDEO: LL Cool J Talks Passion For Hip Hop and Receiving a Kennedy Center Honor
by Stage Tube - April 18, 2018

On last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, LL talks about the music that influenced him growing up, the evolution of rap, listening to his own music, and his new classic hip-hop SiriusXM station Rock the Bells. He also reveals what it was like making history by receiving a Kennedy Center Honor. Watch the cl... (more...)
Lineup Announced for 2018 Outlaw Country Cruise 4 Lineup Announced for 2018 Outlaw Country Cruise 4
by TV News Desk - April 17, 2018

Steven Van Zandt's Renegade Circus and Sixthman, the industry leader in music festivals at sea, are excited to announce the lineup for the 2019 sailing of The Outlaw Country Cruise 4. The deep and diverse bill of new artists and returning favorites will be anchored byDrive-By Truckers, Lucinda Willi... (more...)
Vinny Peculiar To Release New Album RETURN OF THE NATIVE May 4 Vinny Peculiar To Release New Album RETURN OF THE NATIVE May 4
by TV News Desk - April 17, 2018

UK based singer-songwriter Vinny Peculiar [aka Alan Wilkes] has been variously described as “an under-sung national treasure” (UNCUT Magazine) and “the missing link between Jarvis Cocker and Roger McGough” His various bands have included ex members of The Smiths, Oasis, The Fall & Aztec Camera and h... (more...)
Wooden Shjips Share New Single RED LINE from V, First New Album In 5 Years Wooden Shjips Share New Single RED LINE from V, First New Album In 5 Years
by TV News Desk - April 17, 2018

Wooden Shjips have shared “Red Line,” the second single from their upcoming album V., out May 25th on Thrill Jockey. The quartet is the backbone of the psychedelic scene in the 21st century, consistently updating the expansive sounds of the classic West Coast progenitors for the new era. “Red Line” ... (more...)
Biffy Clyro To Release MTV Unplugged: Live At Roundhouse London On May 25 Biffy Clyro To Release MTV Unplugged: Live At Roundhouse London On May 25
by TV News Desk - April 17, 2018

 Although their live shows are best known for their electrifying and explosive energy, Scottish superstar rock trio Biffy Clyro have often demonstrated that their songs possess an added poignancy when stripped back to their essence. Now the band can announce details of their first acoustic album, MT... (more...)
 Violinist/Composer Benjamin Sutin to Release His Second Album MESHUGENAH with KLAZZ -MA-TAZZ Violinist/Composer Benjamin Sutin to Release His Second Album MESHUGENAH with KLAZZ -MA-TAZZ
by TV News Desk - April 17, 2018

OneTrickDog* Records is pleased to announce release of Meshugenah, violinist Benjamin Sutin's second album of Klezmer-inspired contemporary music with Klazz-Ma-Tazz on June 15, 2018. Klazz' 2016 debut album, Tangibility, has been described as “one of the year's best.” Like the earlier album, Meshuge... (more...)
Victoria Beckham Designs Limited Edition Spice Girls T-Shirt For Red Nose Day Victoria Beckham Designs Limited Edition Spice Girls T-Shirt For Red Nose Day
by TV News Desk - April 16, 2018

Starting today, Red Nose Dayis excited to announce Victoria Beckham's limited edition Red Nose Day USA t-shirt. Featuring an iconic image of the Spice Girls with a Red Nose Day twist, the tee's graphic was exclusively designed by Victoria Beckham herself in support of the annual Red Nose Day campaig... (more...)
Warner Bros. Records And Affiliated Labels To Release Exclusive Vinyl Packages This Record Store Day Warner Bros. Records And Affiliated Labels To Release Exclusive Vinyl Packages This Record Store Day
by TV News Desk - April 16, 2018

The 11th Annual Record Store Day is finally here thisSaturday, April 21 and as previously announced Warner Bros. Records, an official sponsor of RSD will celebrate  everyone's favorite new holiday with some exciting and exclusive limited edition 7” and 12” vinyl pressings available at thousands of i... (more...)
Traveler Releases Remix of Daft Punk's “Give Light Back To Music” Traveler Releases Remix of Daft Punk's “Give Light Back To Music”
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2018

Groovy. Effortless. Cool. The music of Daft Punk penetrates one's psyche upon first listen and there it remains. Such is the power Daft Punk's music holds and it's no wonder their original productions have shattered expectations and become objects of imitation for music-creators who came after. ... (more...)
Thee Hypnotics Announce Vinyl Box Set Out June 8 Thee Hypnotics Announce Vinyl Box Set Out June 8
by TV News Desk - April 13, 2018

Nineties hell-raising rock'n'rollers Thee Hypnotics announce the release of Righteously Recharged, a colored, heavyweight vinyl anthology, including rare and unreleased material, due out June 8th via Beggars Arkive. They've also reformed for live UK dates happening now, including a sold-out London s... (more...)
Greyhounds Release New Album CHEYENNE VALLEY DRIVE Greyhounds Release New Album CHEYENNE VALLEY DRIVE
by TV News Desk - April 13, 2018

Today the Austin-based trio Greyhounds have released their new album Cheyenne Valley Drive. Sporting ten tracks ranging from swaggering boogie to space-age soul, each song feels both timelessly lived-in and uniquely fresh. The album is currently streaming via Billboard.com who spoke with singer/guit... (more...)
Biffy Clyro To Release MTV Unplugged: Live At Roundhouse London On 5/25 Biffy Clyro To Release MTV Unplugged: Live At Roundhouse London On 5/25
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2018

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Biffy Clyro Announce 2018 MTV UNPLUGGED Tour Biffy Clyro Announce 2018 MTV UNPLUGGED Tour
by TV News Desk - April 13, 2018

Although their live shows are best known for their electrifying and explosive energy, Biffy Clyro have often demonstrated that their songs possess an added poignancy when stripped back to their essence. Now the band can announce details of their first acoustic album, 'MTV Unplugged: Live At Roundhou... (more...)
Arthur Alexander to Release Solo Debut Album ONE BAR LEFT May 4 Arthur Alexander to Release Solo Debut Album ONE BAR LEFT May 4
by TV News Desk - April 12, 2018

When the scourge of rock 'n' roll crossed the Atlantic and invaded Europe in the late 1950s, most people thought it was just another passing fad from America.  But no one imagined in their wildest dreams that this “fad” would also be the force that would deal the fatal blow to communism and tear the... (more...)
Lunden Reign To Release Limited Edition 12-inch Vinyl of Second Album CONFESSIONS Lunden Reign To Release Limited Edition 12-inch Vinyl of Second Album CONFESSIONS
by TV News Desk - April 12, 2018

On the heels of their critically acclaimed debut album, Lunden Reign is releasing their second album “Confessions” on limited edition 12-inch vinyl! The record is complete with 10 power house songs that focus on political emotions and empowerment as well as some fantastic love songs that will make t... (more...)
Post-Punk Visionaries Chrome Announce 2nd Leg of US Tour in May to Support 21st Studio Album TECHROMANCY Post-Punk Visionaries Chrome Announce 2nd Leg of US Tour in May to Support 21st Studio Album TECHROMANCY
by TV News Desk - April 11, 2018

From the band's formation by the late Damon Edge in 1975, joined by longtime vocalist/guitarist Helios Creed in '77, Chrome has developed a unique methodology within the band, bringing art into sound, splicing in a Sci-Fi collage of sound bites, combining searing rock with noise, weirdness, pile dri... (more...)
Cool Britannia Festival Welcomes Dr Haze's Freak Show at Knebworth Cool Britannia Festival Welcomes Dr Haze's Freak Show at Knebworth
by TV News Desk - April 11, 2018

This summer sees the launch of a brand new epic music festival Cool Britannia — which will take place at Knebworth — the stately home of rock.... (more...)
Jean Dawson Releases Debut Single GLACIER GALLERY Jean Dawson Releases Debut Single GLACIER GALLERY
by TV News Desk - April 11, 2018

Los Angeles, experimental artist Jean Dawson has released his debut single 'Glacial Gallery' today via celebrated French electronic label Kitsune. ... (more...)
Toby Keith to Headline The All New TAILGATE FEST In Los Angeles Toby Keith to Headline The All New TAILGATE FEST In Los Angeles
by TV News Desk - April 11, 2018

The First Annual TAILGATE FEST will debut on Saturday, September 1, 2018 (Labor Day Weekend) on the Forum's grounds (Inglewood) in Los Angeles as a one-day country music and tailgating extravaganza. TAILGATE FEST caters to the fans who show up hours before to turn the parking lot into the party. It ... (more...)
Kelly Clarkson to Release MEANING OF LIFE on Vinyl Just in Time for Mother's Day Kelly Clarkson to Release MEANING OF LIFE on Vinyl Just in Time for Mother's Day
by TV News Desk - April 11, 2018

Music superstar Kelly Clarkson has announced the vinyl release of her new album Meaning of Life which will be available May 4, 2018. ... (more...)
Paramore Returns to Shore After Sold-Out PARAHOY! Cruise Paramore Returns to Shore After Sold-Out PARAHOY! Cruise
by TV News Desk - April 10, 2018

GRAMMY Award winning band Paramore and Sixthman, the industry leader in music festivals at sea, have just returned to shore after the sold-out Parahoy! Deep Search cruise. The third annual journey was a four-day adventure from Miami to Nassau, Bahamas that took place from April 6th-10th, during whic... (more...)
UK's Debut Album To Be Released On Limited Edition 180 Gram Vinyl UK's Debut Album To Be Released On Limited Edition 180 Gram Vinyl
by TV News Desk - April 10, 2018

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of UK's critically acclaimed self-titled debut record released on Polydor in 1978, Eddie Jobson is making this seminal album available on vinyl for the first time since its original release. It will be released on April 21st, and available exclusively to Record Store... (more...)