JAZZ MUSIC COVERAGE

Protoje Announces Headlining New U.S. West Coast Tour Dates Protoje Announces Headlining New U.S. West Coast Tour Dates
by TV News Desk - July 18, 2018

On the heels of his fourth album A Matter Of Time debuting at #1 on the U.S. Billboard Reggae Album Chart, the Jamaican star Protoje announces new headlining dates for the end of the summer across the West Coast. The shows fall amidst his recently announced pair of dates supporting Ms. Lauryn Hill's... (more...)
Chief Keef and Icons of American Music Hologram Tour Kicks Off in London Chief Keef and Icons of American Music Hologram Tour Kicks Off in London
by TV News Desk - July 18, 2018

Hologram USA Inc. has announced the Chief Keef and Icons of American Music Tour. The 90-minute hologram experience, hosted by hip hop renegade Chief Keef's billionaire label boss, Alki David, launches at London's famous Hammersmith Eventim Apollo theater on August 31st and September 1st before headi... (more...)
SummerStage Upcoming Shows Include Old Crow Medicine Show, Ginuwine, Pete Rock & the Soul Brothers, and More SummerStage Upcoming Shows Include Old Crow Medicine Show, Ginuwine, Pete Rock & the Soul Brothers, and More
by TV News Desk - July 18, 2018

City Parks Foundation's SummerStage is in full swing, with a diverse lineup of programming taking place all across New York City. For the most up-to-date scheduling and lineup for all SummerStage programming, visit www.SummerStage.org for all festival information. ... (more...)
iHaveit Has Launched a New Free to Use Music Collection and Trading Platform for Vinyl Records, CDs and Tapes iHaveit Has Launched a New Free to Use Music Collection and Trading Platform for Vinyl Records, CDs and Tapes
by TV News Desk - July 18, 2018

As the demand for vinyl records increases, up 19.2 percent in the U.S. in 2018 according to a report from Nielsen Music, a brand-new platform for collectors and traders of vinyl records and CDs has launched. iHaveit provides music collectors and independent record stores a new and easy way to sell t... (more...)
Grammy Nominee A-List and Award Show Musical Director Adam Blackstone Nominated For His First Emmy Grammy Nominee A-List and Award Show Musical Director Adam Blackstone Nominated For His First Emmy
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2018

Adam Blackstone, known as the musical director to Justin Timberlake, Alicia Keyes, Rihanna, Janet Jackson, Maroon 5, Eminem, Drake and dozens of others A-list artists, has been nominated for his first Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Direction for Super Bowl LII Halftime Show Starring Justin Timberl... (more...)
German Electronic Producer and Innovative Drummer JBXDR Releases New Album German Electronic Producer and Innovative Drummer JBXDR Releases New Album
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2018

Berlin-based electronic producer and innovative drummer JBXDR shared his kaleidoscopic LP, 'Wave Talk', July 6th released via Springstoff. Co-produced by Helge Hasselberg (Trümmer, Heartbeast, Lukas Endhardt, Kobito) and mastered by Hauke Albrecht (Turbostart, Ronda), the anticipated LP will showcas... (more...)
The Brian Setzer Orchestra Announces 15th Anniversary Christmas Rocks! Tour The Brian Setzer Orchestra Announces 15th Anniversary Christmas Rocks! Tour
by TV News Desk - July 16, 2018

Iconic guitarist, songwriter, vocalist and three-time Grammy-Award winner BRIAN SETZER and his 19-piece ORCHESTRA have announced the details for their 15th anniversary 'Christmas Rocks! Tour,' presented for the fourth consecutive year by SiriusXM. Hitting 25 cities, the annual holiday extravaganza w... (more...)
Tommy Emmanuel Announces Additional Tour Dates with Jerry Douglas Tommy Emmanuel Announces Additional Tour Dates with Jerry Douglas
by TV News Desk - July 16, 2018

Esteemed Grammy-nominated guitarist, composer and performer TOMMY EMMANUEL has announced additional dates for this fall's 'Tommy Emmanuel with Very Special Guest Jerry Douglas' tour. The trek will kick off November 29 at the Steifel Theatre for the Performing Arts in Salina, Kansas and run through D... (more...)
Judi Silvano's “Lessons Learned” Released Today! Judi Silvano's “Lessons Learned” Released Today!
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2018

TODAY, Friday, July 13th. Produced by Grammy Award-winning saxophonist and composer Joe Lovano, Lessons Learned features the members of Silvano's Zephyr Band with an unusual lineup for a jazz singer: two electric guitars. ... (more...)
Love Canon's COVER STORY Out Today On Organic Records Love Canon's COVER STORY Out Today On Organic Records
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2018

Love Canon's COVER STORY Out Today On Organic Records... (more...)
Renowned Pianist & Composer Jamar Jones' First Full-Length Album FATHERLESS CHILD Out Now Renowned Pianist & Composer Jamar Jones' First Full-Length Album FATHERLESS CHILD Out Now
by TV News Desk - July 13, 2018

Today, renowned producer, composer and pianist, Jamar Jones released his debut album, Fatherless Child.  The album marks the award-winning musician's first solo release after having served as musical director, producer and arranger to some of the music industry's biggest artists includingBoyz II Men... (more...)
Sister Sparrow Announces New Album GOLD and US Tour Sister Sparrow Announces New Album GOLD and US Tour
by TV News Desk - July 13, 2018

Sister Sparrow has announced the release of her eagerly awaited new album. GOLD arrives at all music retailers and streaming services via Thirty Tigers on Friday, October 12th. The album will be heralded by the powerful first single, 'Ghost,' set to release Friday, August 3rd, and Sister Sparrow wil... (more...)
Lori McKenna's New Album THE TREE Now Streaming at NPR Lori McKenna's New Album THE TREE Now Streaming at NPR
by TV News Desk - July 12, 2018

Lori McKenna's highly anticipated new album, The Tree, is now streaming as part of NPR Music's “First Listen” series. Listen here. Of the album, NPR Music proclaims, “Even for listeners who may not have the context of her earlier work, The Tree is proof that when McKenna says, 'Here's what I know,' ... (more...)
Cool Jazz and a Tailgate Picnic Featured At Bickford Summer JazzFest, Plus Antoinette Montague Experience Cool Jazz and a Tailgate Picnic Featured At Bickford Summer JazzFest, Plus Antoinette Montague Experience
by BWW News Desk - July 12, 2018

The Bickford Theatre at the Morris Museum presents The Antoinette Montague Experience in concert on Thursday, July 26, as part of the popular Summer JazzFest, which combines food trucks and music for a fun summer evening. Antoinette Montague is an award-winning jazz and blues singer who performs all... (more...)
Paul Simon To Release New Album IN THE BLUE LIGHT  September 7, With Final Leg Of Homeward Bound - The Farewell Tour Paul Simon To Release New Album IN THE BLUE LIGHT September 7, With Final Leg Of Homeward Bound - The Farewell Tour
by BWW News Desk - July 12, 2018

Legendary songwriter, recording artist and performer Paul Simon will release his 14 th studio album - In The Blue Light - on September 7. Produced by Simon and Roy Halee, who have worked together since the 1960s, the album features a talented cast of musicians who have joined Simon to lend fresh pe... (more...)
Danny Kravitz Releases New Single LETTING GO WHILE HOLDING ON Danny Kravitz Releases New Single LETTING GO WHILE HOLDING ON
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2018

Acclaimed singer/songwriter/ musician/producer Danny Kravitz new single new single Letting Go While Holding On has just been released on iTunes, Amazon and all digital and streaming outlets. Danny premiered the song at two sold-out concerts with three-time Grammy Award winner Shaun Colvin at Evansto... (more...)
Celebrated UK Jazz Drummer Yussef Dayes (of Yussef Kamaal) Shares Electric First Solo Song Celebrated UK Jazz Drummer Yussef Dayes (of Yussef Kamaal) Shares Electric First Solo Song
by TV News Desk - July 11, 2018

Stepping out into his own as a solo artist, London-based drummer Yussef Dayes (formerly of celebrated jazz-funk duo Yussef Kamaal) begins a new chapter at this stage in his musical journey with two new releases, 'Love Is The Message' and 'Blacked Out.' Both of which are in collaboration with Alfa Mi... (more...)
Soft Machine Announce New Album Hidden & World Tour Dates, with First North American Dates Since 1974 Soft Machine Announce New Album Hidden & World Tour Dates, with First North American Dates Since 1974
by TV News Desk - July 11, 2018

In support of their forthcoming new album, British music legends Soft Machine will embark on their first North American tour since 1974 in October 2018, followed by the second North-American leg of the tour in January/February 2019. In concert, their set list will include material from all parts of ... (more...)
Acclaimed LGBTQ Singer-Songwriter Tom Goss Brings 'Songs & Stories' to The RRazz Room July 28 Acclaimed LGBTQ Singer-Songwriter Tom Goss Brings 'Songs & Stories' to The RRazz Room July 28
by TV News Desk - July 11, 2018

Nationally celebrated gay singer-songwriter Tom Goss comes to The RRazz Room New Hope at The Clarion Hotel for his only New Hope show of 2018 on Saturday, July 28.... (more...)
Martin Turner and His Band Announce The Vintage Years Autumn Tour 2018 Martin Turner and His Band Announce The Vintage Years Autumn Tour 2018
by TV News Desk - July 11, 2018

Martin Turner and his band return to the concert stages in Autumn 2018 to perform another classic album from the vintage years of Wishbone Ash ? 1970's iconic Wishbone Ash debut album in its entirety. This follows on from sold-out tours in 2017 and the spring this year during which they performed th... (more...)
Chicago Jazz Vocalist Gayle Kolb to Release Debut Recording GETTING SENTIMENTAL August 31 Chicago Jazz Vocalist Gayle Kolb to Release Debut Recording GETTING SENTIMENTAL August 31
by BWW News Desk - July 10, 2018

With the August 31 release of her debut recording 'Getting Sentimental,' Chicago's Gayle Kolb makes a triumphant statement in song after a stretch of years away from music. Produced and arranged by acclaimed Chicago bassist Dennis Carroll for JeruJazz Records, the album reveals Kolb's metamorphosis ... (more...)
Dutch Pianist Joep Beving's New Single SLEEPING LOTUS - TOM TRAGO Out Now Dutch Pianist Joep Beving's New Single SLEEPING LOTUS - TOM TRAGO Out Now
by TV News Desk - July 10, 2018

Dutch pianist Joep Beving's new single “Sleeping Lotus—Tom Trago's Sixtine Remix'” is out now. Listen to the song HERE. The track is the second from Beving's upcoming album Conatus, which is set for release September 7 via Deutsche Grammophon. Joep Beving released his first single “Hanging D—Cello O... (more...)
Internationally Acclaimed Soul Artist Cornell 'CC' Carter to Release His Highly Anticipated New Album ONE LOVE Internationally Acclaimed Soul Artist Cornell 'CC' Carter to Release His Highly Anticipated New Album ONE LOVE
by TV News Desk - July 10, 2018

Cornell “CC” Carter has been gracing stages and entertaining thousands of fans with his signature sound around the world for many years. He is known for his phenomenal stage presence, his high-powered audience engagement, and his extraordinary and dynamic vocal skills. CC is now set to unleash his h... (more...)
The BMI Stage Returns to Lollapalooza this August The BMI Stage Returns to Lollapalooza this August
by TV News Desk - July 10, 2018

BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc.), the global leader in music rights management, is thrilled to announce the lineup for this year's BMI Stage at Lollapalooza. FromAugust 2nd – August 5th, 24 sensational artists on-the-rise will make their mark on the legendary stage, continuing its reputation for showcasi... (more...)
Grammy-Nominated R&B Singer Kenny Lattimore Cracks Top 10 Billboard R&B Radio Chart with New Single STAY ON YOUR MIND Grammy-Nominated R&B Singer Kenny Lattimore Cracks Top 10 Billboard R&B Radio Chart with New Single STAY ON YOUR MIND
by BWW News Desk - July 10, 2018

Grammy-nominated R&B mainstay, Kenny Lattimore has made a triumphant return to the Top 10 Billboard Adult R&B radio chart with his new single 'Stay On Your Mind.' The song is at #8 bullet, right on the heels of singles from Toni Braxton, Peabo Bryson, Keith Sweat, Ne-Yo, and Tamia. 'Stay On Your Min... (more...)