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Cuban Pianist Harold Lopez-Nussa Announces 36-City New Album Release Tour Cuban Pianist Harold Lopez-Nussa Announces 36-City New Album Release Tour
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

For more than a half-century, the embrace between Cuba and the United States has been subject to an odd dance of politics, including a still-standing embargo. Nevertheless, the bond between the two nations is deep and strong as ever, expressed most forcefully through the dance of culture-especially ... (more...)
Foreigner Announces Massive Reunion Concert August 4 Foreigner Announces Massive Reunion Concert August 4
by TV News Desk - June 21, 2018

“I Want To Know What Love Is.” “Cold As Ice.” “Hot Blooded.” “Juke Box Hero.” FOREIGNER, the band behind these classic and iconic songs, recently kicked off their 29-city “Juke Box Heroes“ tour as they rock  across the US with one of the hottest Live Nation tours of the summer. Last night in Syracus... (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...)
Jessie Munro Releases New Single UNDER FIRE From Upcoming Album ON MY OWN Jessie Munro Releases New Single UNDER FIRE From Upcoming Album ON MY OWN
by TV News Desk - June 19, 2018

Twenty-three year-old Toronto born, Los Angeles based artist Jessie Munro has been mesmerizing audiences worldwide, with her stunning soulful vocals and sleek, modern-electro R&B/pop. Finding her start in classical music and musical theatre, Munro went on to attend the prestigious Berklee College of... (more...)
Bamboo Learning Announces Bamboo Music, A Unique, New, Interactive Alexa Skill to Learn Music & Music Theory Bamboo Learning Announces Bamboo Music, A Unique, New, Interactive Alexa Skill to Learn Music & Music Theory
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2018

Today, Bamboo Learning unveiled Bamboo Music - a new Alexa Skill for Alexa-enabled devices that enables the entire family to have fun learning and practicing music theory while listening and using their voice. Bamboo is focused on making learning fun and easy-to-use for kids and adults, expanding co... (more...)
Neue Meister Label Hosts A Night Of Classical Music And Electronics Fusion Neue Meister Label Hosts A Night Of Classical Music And Electronics Fusion
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2018

The eighth edition of the Neue Meister concert series presents a fusion of classical music and electronics, performed by the masters of genre. The event is hosted by DRIVE: Volkswagen Group Forum, a remarkably versatile space at the bullseye of the city's central Berlin-Mitte district.... (more...)
Lincoln Center Announces 2018 White Light Festival Lincoln Center Announces 2018 White Light Festival
by TV News Desk - June 18, 2018

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts today announced its 2018 White Light Festival, which will run October 16 through November 18. The multidisciplinary festival will feature events presented in six venues across the city, including world, U.S., and New York premieres. The ninth annual internation... (more...)
Andrea Bocelli to Release SI, First Album of All-New Material in 14 Years, Out October 26 Andrea Bocelli to Release SI, First Album of All-New Material in 14 Years, Out October 26
by TV News Desk - June 15, 2018

Fresh from winning his Classic BRIT 'Icon' Award and making a surprise appearance alongside Ed Sheeran at London's Wembley Stadium, global superstar tenor Andrea Bocelli announces his brand new album 'Sì' - his first recording of all-new material in 14 years, to be released on Decca/Sugar on October... (more...)
Talitha Rise RIVER Video Premieres At Surviving the Golden Age Talitha Rise RIVER Video Premieres At Surviving the Golden Age
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2018

Talitha Rise RIVER Video Premieres At Surviving the Golden Age... (more...)
Aphex Twin, MGMT, Nina Kraviz, & Jon Hopkins Live Lead BIME LIVE 2018 Lineup Aphex Twin, MGMT, Nina Kraviz, & Jon Hopkins Live Lead BIME LIVE 2018 Lineup
by TV News Desk - June 14, 2018

2018 sees quintessential autumn festival BIME Live return with a bang as it announces a line up including Aphex Twin, MGMT and Editors alongside an eclectic roster of electronic artists in its dedicated venue for electronic acts, Gaua, led by the Russian queen of electronics Nina Kraviz. BIME Live w... (more...)
Aphex Twin, MGMT, Nina Kraviz And Jon Hopkins Live Lead A Powerful Bime Live 2018 Aphex Twin, MGMT, Nina Kraviz And Jon Hopkins Live Lead A Powerful Bime Live 2018
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2018

2018 sees quintessential autumn festival BIME Live return with a bang as it announces a line up including Aphex Twin, MGMT and Editors alongside an eclectic roster of electronic artists in its dedicated venue for electronic acts, Gaua, led by the Russian queen of electronics Nina Kraviz. BIME Live w... (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...)
Charlie Looker Shares Latest Single GOLDEN FLESH From Upcoming Album SIMPLE ANSWERS Charlie Looker Shares Latest Single GOLDEN FLESH From Upcoming Album SIMPLE ANSWERS
by TV News Desk - June 13, 2018

Composer, vocalist and multi-instrumentalist, Charlie Looker reveals latest single 'Golden Flesh' today, describing it as 'the most poppy song on the record by far, a shimmering halo of dopamine I cooked up.' The dark, orchestral pop song debuted over at Brooklyn Vegan today just before the release ... (more...)
Composer Lisa Bielawa and Director Charles Otte Receive LA Emmy Nominations for VIREO Composer Lisa Bielawa and Director Charles Otte Receive LA Emmy Nominations for VIREO
by TV News Desk - June 13, 2018

The Television Academy has announced 155 nominations in 47 categories for the 70th Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards. Composer Lisa Bielawa and director Charles Otte are nominees for their work on VIREO: The Spiritual Biography of a Witch's Accuser, the first episodic made-for-TV & online opera. Bielawa ... (more...)
LEONARD BERNSTEIN: THE PIANIST 11-CD Box Set Now Available from Sony Classical LEONARD BERNSTEIN: THE PIANIST 11-CD Box Set Now Available from Sony Classical
by TV News Desk - June 12, 2018

Sony Classical celebrates the 2018 centenary of Leonard Bernstein – one of the 20th century's most celebrated, multi-faceted and influential musicians – with a box set devoted to his complete RCA Victor and Columbia Masterworks recordings as pianist in a limited original jacket collection. Leonard B... (more...)
GODLESS Original Netflix Limited Series Soundtrack to be Released Digitally July 6 GODLESS Original Netflix Limited Series Soundtrack to be Released Digitally July 6
by TV News Desk - June 12, 2018

BMG presents the GODLESS – Original Netflix Limited Series Soundtrack to be released digitally on July 6, 2018. The album features original music by composer Carlos Rafael Rivera (A WALK AMONG THE TOMBSTONES). Grammy award- winner T Bone Burnett served as the executive music producer.... (more...)
Astronauts, etc. Premiere New Single THE ROOM From Upcoming Album LIVING IN SYMBOL Astronauts, etc. Premiere New Single THE ROOM From Upcoming Album LIVING IN SYMBOL
by TV News Desk - June 12, 2018

Astronauts, etc. -- Oakland's Anthony Ferraro -- shared 'The Room,' the second single from its forthcoming new album Living In Symbol today. Ferraro says of the song:... (more...)
Post-Punk Outfit Social Station Presents New Single TRY (CROSS MY HEART) Post-Punk Outfit Social Station Presents New Single TRY (CROSS MY HEART)
by TV News Desk - June 11, 2018

Washington, DC-based post-punk darkwave outfit Social Station has announced their new maxi-single 'Try (Cross My Heart)', a dark upbeat yet melancholic track that gets under your skin similar to how Siouxsie and The Banshees pulled that off with 'Spellbound'.... (more...)
VIDEO: International DJ Burak Yeter Releases Visual Video For 'Crash' VIDEO: International DJ Burak Yeter Releases Visual Video For 'Crash'
by BWW News Desk - June 10, 2018

International DJ Burak Yeter, who is best known for his remix of ILOVEMAKONNEN's 'Tuesday,' releases the visual video for his latest hit 'Crash.'... (more...)
Lost Studio Album from John Coltrane to be Released on IMPULSE! on June 29 Lost Studio Album from John Coltrane to be Released on IMPULSE! on June 29
by BWW News Desk - June 08, 2018

On March 6, 1963, John Coltrane and his Classic Quartet - McCoy Tyner, Jimmy Garrison, and Elvin Jones - recorded an entire studio album at the legendary Van Gelder Studios. This music, which features unheard originals, will finally be released 55 years later. This is, in short, the holy grail of ja... (more...)
Charlie Looker's SIMPLE ANSWERS Out June 15 Charlie Looker's SIMPLE ANSWERS Out June 15
by BWW News Desk - June 07, 2018

Charlie Looker's SIMPLE ANSWERS Out June 15... (more...)
The Music Center to Present the Los Angeles Premiere of Max Richter's SLEEP The Music Center to Present the Los Angeles Premiere of Max Richter's SLEEP
by TV News Desk - June 07, 2018

The Music Center announced it will present the Los Angeles premiere of the live overnight performance of Max Richter's SLEEP, one of the longest single pieces of classical music ever to be recorded and performed, in Grand Park on Friday, July 27 and Saturday, July 28, 2018.  Following its recent suc... (more...)
Red Bull Music Academy Announces Berlin's Famed Funkhaus as 20th Anniversary Venue Red Bull Music Academy Announces Berlin's Famed Funkhaus as 20th Anniversary Venue
by TV News Desk - June 07, 2018

This year, the world-traveling Red Bull Music Academy celebrates its 20th anniversary edition, bringing its peerless program of workshops, public talks, studio sessions and exhibitions back to the city where it all started: Berlin. Over five weeks, 61 up-and-coming music makers from around the world... (more...)
Love Canon's New Album COVER STORY Set for July 13 Release Featuring Jerry Douglas, Aoife O'Donovan, & More Love Canon's New Album COVER STORY Set for July 13 Release Featuring Jerry Douglas, Aoife O'Donovan, & More
by TV News Desk - June 06, 2018

LOVE CANON brings their acoustic-roots sensibilities to the electronic-tinged pop hits of the 80s and 90s to create Cover Story, their 4th album, due out on Organic Records July 13, 2018. With Cover Story, LOVE CANON delivers a fresh set of classics, crossing genres to recount music of decades past ... (more...)
The Dallas Winds Release JOHN WILLIAMS AT THE MOVIES Album July 6 The Dallas Winds Release JOHN WILLIAMS AT THE MOVIES Album July 6
by TV News Desk - June 06, 2018

John Williams is a game changer. Early in his career he crossed the lines between music that was "art" and music that was "commercial," and never looked back. He is one of the best known, most awarded and most successful composers in US history, and his name is inextricably connected to outstanding ... (more...)