JAZZ MUSIC COVERAGE

Say It Loud….With Your VOTE! In Association With SiriusXM Say It Loud….With Your VOTE! In Association With SiriusXM
by BWW News Desk - October 18, 2018

The Apollo Theater and SiriusXM announced today that they will present Say It Loud…With Your VOTE!, a bi-partisan political special at the Apollo on Thursday, November 1 at 7:00 pm.  The exclusive event, produced in association with SiriusXM, is part of the Apollo Theater Uptown Hall series and will... (more...)
Taali Shares Video For Single 'Hear You Now' Taali Shares Video For Single 'Hear You Now'
by BWW News Desk - October 18, 2018

New York-native, Los Angeles-based songwriter Taali, born Talia Billig, has released her visual debut with a video for track, “Hear You Now” today–an evocative female empowerment anthem.... (more...)
MUSE/IQUE'S Uncorked Series Kicks Off with CAR/TUNES MUSE/IQUE'S Uncorked Series Kicks Off with CAR/TUNES
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2018

MUSE/IQUE, Pasadena's pioneering live music organization, kicks off its signature Uncorked series with CAR/TUNES, an intimate evening of iconic car songs and conversation on Sunday, October 28, 2018. In the MUSE/IQUE tradition of... (more...)
Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox to Release New Album THE ESSENTIALS II Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox to Release New Album THE ESSENTIALS II
by TV News Desk - October 17, 2018

In the two years since the release of its best-selling compilation album The Essentials, Postmodern Jukebox has grown from a viral sensation to a worldwide phenomenon. Founder and mastermind Scott Bradlee has taken his offbeat vision of gramophone music for a smartphone world and transformed it into... (more...)
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...)
Clara Mae Premieres Music Video For SORRY FOR WRITING ALL THE SONGS ABOUT YOU Clara Mae Premieres Music Video For SORRY FOR WRITING ALL THE SONGS ABOUT YOU
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2018

Swedish singer/songwriter Clara Mae has premiered an intimate new visual for the title track off her debut EP Sorry For Writing All The Songs About You(available now via Big Beat Records) which collectively boasts over 35 million worldwide streams to date.... (more...)
String Quartet Ethel Celebrates the Circus at BAM 11/14-17 String Quartet Ethel Celebrates the Circus at BAM 11/14-17
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2018

As part of the string quartet's 20th anniversary season, ETHEL returns to BAM with Circus: Wandering City, a multimedia musical journey into the history of the iconic Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus that explores and honors the complex relationship between circus troupes, their performers,... (more...)
Celebrating A Year Of Raw Emotions With STOLAR Celebrating A Year Of Raw Emotions With STOLAR
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2018

Poly-instrumental Brooklyn-based songwriter and performer STOLAR is celebrating the one year anniversary of his ambitious project Raw Emotions, which found the performer releasing new music once a month for an entire year beginning October of 2017. Each month was tied to a different emotion, with ea... (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...)
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...)
Disney Music Group's DCappella to Visit The Smith Center on First-Ever North American Tour, March 16 Disney Music Group's DCappella to Visit The Smith Center on First-Ever North American Tour, March 16
by BWW News Desk - October 15, 2018

Disney's highly-acclaimed a cappella group, DCappella, have announced Friday, Nov. 16 as the official release date for their forthcoming self-titled debut album, which will be available at all digital and physical retailers. Following the release will be the group's first ever North American tour, s... (more...)
RAZIA Releases New CD, THE ROAD, on October 19 RAZIA Releases New CD, THE ROAD, on October 19
by BWW News Desk - October 15, 2018

On her third album, The Road, Malagasy-born singer/songwriter Razia comes home to Antalaha, her birthplace in the vanilla-growing northeast of Madagascar.... (more...)
Award-Winning Jazz Pianist and Composer Justin Kauflin On Tour Award-Winning Jazz Pianist and Composer Justin Kauflin On Tour
by BWW News Desk - October 15, 2018

Critically acclaimed and award-winning jazz pianist and composer Justin Kauflin announces Fall and Winter Tour dates. He will be touring in support of his highly regarded release Coming Home produced by Quincy Jones and Derrick Hodge. Revive-Music hailed the new album “highly anticipated” and says t... (more...)
Sarah Dash, Original & Founding Member of Labelle, Shares 'A Tribute To Aretha Franklin: The Queen Of Soul' November Tour Dates Sarah Dash, Original & Founding Member of Labelle, Shares 'A Tribute To Aretha Franklin: The Queen Of Soul' November Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - October 15, 2018

Ms. Sarah Dash will premiere her new show, A Tribute To Aretha Franklin: The Queen Of Soul, in three cities this November. This special concert celebration will feature Sarah Dash singing All The Great Aretha Franklin Classics (including Respect, Chain Of Fools, Freeway Of Love, Ain't No Way, Jump T... (more...)
Alana Davis Kicks Off Mini-Tour Today, New Album LOVE AGAIN Out Now Alana Davis Kicks Off Mini-Tour Today, New Album LOVE AGAIN Out Now
by BWW News Desk - October 15, 2018

Singer-Songwriter Alana Davis will play select East Coast live dates in in support of her latest release Love Again.  The trek, kicking off today, will hit Washington DC, Boston and her native New York City (Dates below.) Love Again was released May 4th via Cleopatra Records and is Davis' first stud... (more...)
Kelly Hafner Announces Upcoming Album Release 'If It's Love' Kelly Hafner Announces Upcoming Album Release 'If It's Love'
by BWW News Desk - October 14, 2018

Sultry smoke and white-hot fire escape the lips of Austin singer/songwriter Kelly Hafner on her debut release, If it's Love. It's an ambitious work for an independent artist releasing her first full-length album. If it's Love will be distributed by The Orchard, and released by Smokey Jazz Records. K... (more...)
Record Breaking Year for Island Hopper Songwriters Festival Record Breaking Year for Island Hopper Songwriters Festival
by BWW News Desk - October 12, 2018

Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) the global leader in music rights management, was pleased to sponsor the fifth annual Island Hopper Songwriters Festival presented by the Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau and co-sponsored by iHeartMedia. The ten-day festival spanned across Captiva Island, Fort Myers... (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...)
The Madison Square Garden Company Announces Multi-Year Residency With Tedeschi Trucks Band In NY and Chicago The Madison Square Garden Company Announces Multi-Year Residency With Tedeschi Trucks Band In NY and Chicago
by BWW News Desk - October 11, 2018

The Madison Square Garden Company (NYSE: MSG) announced today that as part of the company's first ever dual-city, multi-year booking agreement, Tedeschi Trucks Band will perform multiple shows annually through 2022 at both the Beacon Theatre in New York City and The Chicago Theatre in Chicago, IL. A... (more...)
Joey Alexander's Holiday EP A JOEY ALEXANDER CHRISTMAS Set for 11/2 Release on Motema Music Joey Alexander's Holiday EP A JOEY ALEXANDER CHRISTMAS Set for 11/2 Release on Motema Music
by BWW News Desk - October 11, 2018

To celebrate the upcoming holiday season, three-time GRAMMY® nominee Joey Alexander will release A Joey Alexander Christmas, a four-track digital-only EP, set for November 2 release on Motéma Music. The EP follows the release of the 15-year-old's critically acclaimed spring album Eclipse as well as ... (more...)
Singer/Songwriter Jesse Palter Releases Debut Ep THE PAPER TRAIL Singer/Songwriter Jesse Palter Releases Debut Ep THE PAPER TRAIL
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2018

Detroit born, LA based, prolific singer/songwriter Jesse Palter releases debut EP The Paper Trail October 22 on Artistry Music, featuring five tracks of aggressive, piano-pounding pop/rock in the vein of Carole King, Sarah McLachlan and Sara Bareilles. The first single going to radio is 'Heavy Is Th... (more...)
Owen Lake and The Tragic Loves Announces THE BEST OF YOUR LIES Owen Lake and The Tragic Loves Announces THE BEST OF YOUR LIES
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2018

Owen Lake and the Tragic Loves' “electro-country” sound is both freshly nostalgic and startlingly unique. Hard-driving synthesizer licks meet tight three-part vocal harmonies, buttery bloops and bleeps, crying pedal steel, and pounding electronic beats in the band's first full-length record, “The Be... (more...)
Nicki Bluhm Announces November U.S. Tour Nicki Bluhm Announces November U.S. Tour
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2018

Nicki Bluhm, stepping out on her own with her new album, TO RISE YOU GOTTA FALL, has announced fall US tour dates; Gill Landry will support. Bluhm wrote the life-chronicling songs for TO RISE YOU GOTTA FALL over a tumultuous two-year period during which she got divorced and moved from the Bay Area t... (more...)
The Messthetics On Tour in December With Clutch The Messthetics On Tour in December With Clutch
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2018

The Messthetics are an instrumental trio featuring Brendan Canty (drums), Joe Lally (bass), and Anthony Pirog (guitar). In January, the band will perform a week's worth of dates with Clutch.... (more...)