ROCK MUSIC COVERAGE

Next Town Down Joins #YouTubeBlack FanFest Line Up Next Town Down Joins #YouTubeBlack FanFest Line Up
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2018

The multitalented R&B vocal group Next Town Down will be joining the line up for 2nd Annual #YouTubeBlack FanFest this Tuesday, October 23.... (more...)
Taylor Martin's SONG DOGS, Produced by Amanda Anne Platt, Out 11/16 on Little King Records Taylor Martin's SONG DOGS, Produced by Amanda Anne Platt, Out 11/16 on Little King Records
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2018

Taylor Martin brings you music with a beating heart; his raspy, emotion filled voice is instantly recognizable and his lyrics have an unflinching sincerity. Martin releases his third album, Song Dogs November 16th Little King Records. On it, he spins tales of the highway, homes, lost love, love rega... (more...)
LA-Native Mara Connor Releases Debut Single NO FUN LA-Native Mara Connor Releases Debut Single NO FUN
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2018

Today, Los Angeles native Mara Connor releases her debut single 'No Fun', along with a comically droll companion music video. The track premiered by way of Buzzbands yesterday.... (more...)
RCA Inspiration Garners Three Wins At The 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards RCA Inspiration Garners Three Wins At The 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2018

RCA Inspiration garners three wins at the 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards, as chart-topping artists Travis Greene, Koryn Hawthorne, and Marvin Sapp were honored for their hit songs this past year.  Travis Greene won his first Dove Award in the category of Urban Worship Recorded Song of the Year for his ... (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...)
South by Southwest Music Festival Announces First Wave of Artists South by Southwest Music Festival Announces First Wave of Artists
by TV News Desk - October 17, 2018

The South by Southwest® Music Festival (SXSW®) has announced the initial list of Showcasing Artists invited to perform at the 2019 event. Each year, the festival hosts a curated mix of up-and-coming and legendary artists from around the world, performing in intimate clubs as well as renowned music v... (more...)
Alt-Rock Band Knightlife Announce New LP FOREVER FIGHT Out Now Alt-Rock Band Knightlife Announce New LP FOREVER FIGHT Out Now
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2018

Philadelphia alt rock band Knightlife have announced the upcoming release of their new LP 'Forever Fight,' out on all digital platforms Oct 26. A cool combination of classic rock influences and modern alternative, Knightlife brings thick vocal textures and lyrical depth to the mix on 'Forever Fight.... (more...)
The Stolen Announce North American Fall Tour The Stolen Announce North American Fall Tour
by TV News Desk - October 17, 2018

The boys of the pop-rock outfit, The Stolen, have announced they will be hitting the road this fall for a 28-day North American run, kicking off this Friday, October 19 in Richmond, VA, and wrapping up in their home state of New Jersey on Saturday, December 1. For a list of full dates, please see be... (more...)
Rust Belt Punk-Turned-Troubadour Austin Lucas Announces New Tour Dates, Plus Recording Live Album on 11/3 Rust Belt Punk-Turned-Troubadour Austin Lucas Announces New Tour Dates, Plus Recording Live Album on 11/3
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2018

Rust Belt Punk-Turned-Troubadour Austin Lucas Announces New Tour Dates, Plus Recording Live Album on 11/3... (more...)
The Oak Ridge Boys Announce 2018 Shine The Light On Christmas Tour The Oak Ridge Boys Announce 2018 Shine The Light On Christmas Tour
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2018

GRAMMY® Award-winning and Country Music Hall of Fame members, The Oak Ridge Boys, will once again celebrate the Christmas season with their timeless hits and holiday classics on their 2018 Shine The Light On Christmas Tour. This year's tour will take the legendary group to 32 cities in 18 states, an... (more...)
Kansas to Expand Tour in Celebration of 40th Anniversary of Album 'Point of Know Return' Kansas to Expand Tour in Celebration of 40th Anniversary of Album 'Point of Know Return'
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2018

America's preeminent progressive rock band, KANSAS, will be touring select cities in the United States and Canada next spring, expanding the celebration of the 40th Anniversary of their massive hit album Point of Know Return. For the first time in history, the band is performing the album Point of K... (more...)
Position Music Signs Publishing Deal With Grammy Winning Artist Fantastic Negrito Position Music Signs Publishing Deal With Grammy Winning Artist Fantastic Negrito
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2018

Tyler Bacon, President & CEO of Position Music today announced that the Los Angeles based company have signed a publishing deal with Grammy award-winning artist Fantastic Negrito. Through this deal, Position Music will work closely with Fantastic Negrito and his partners at Blackball Universe and Co... (more...)
Liz Brasher Releases New Single LOVE FEATS, Plus Announces Debut Album On Fat Possum Records In 2019 Liz Brasher Releases New Single LOVE FEATS, Plus Announces Debut Album On Fat Possum Records In 2019
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2018

Following a breakout year for Liz Brasher, including cross country tours with rock and roll legends The Psychedelic Furs and The Zombies as well as Red Wanting Blue, today she's announced her follow up to the Outcast EP from earlier this year with a debut full-length album coming on Fat Possum Recor... (more...)
New Politics Fall U.S. Tour Kicks Off 11/5, Check Out Two New Clips from Recent Secret Show New Politics Fall U.S. Tour Kicks Off 11/5, Check Out Two New Clips from Recent Secret Show
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2018

New Politics Fall U.S. Tour Kicks Off 11/5, Check Out Two New Clips from Recent Secret Show... (more...)
Old 97's Share First Song From Upcoming Holiday Record Old 97's Share First Song From Upcoming Holiday Record
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2018

Old 97's have released the title track from their soon-to-be-released holiday album, LOVE THE HOLIDAYS. It is the beloved band's first-ever collection of original Christmas songs and it's out Friday, November 16 via ATO. The album was produced, mixed and engineered by John Pedigo in the band's home ... (more...)
Rock & Roll Photographer Mick Rock Selling Guitar Pick Jewelry Art at Upcoming Gallery Show Rock & Roll Photographer Mick Rock Selling Guitar Pick Jewelry Art at Upcoming Gallery Show
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2018

With anticipation building for this weekend's opening of the Mick Rock Iconic Gallery Show being held at The Jewelry Studio (1107 Old Country Rd, Plainview, NY 11803) - the legendary Rock n' Roll photographer Mick Rock himself along with respected jewelry artist Robert Pepkin are excited to unveil “... (more...)
Courtney Barnett To Play LATE NIGHT and CBS THIS MORNING, Plus Nominated For 9 Aria Awards Courtney Barnett To Play LATE NIGHT and CBS THIS MORNING, Plus Nominated For 9 Aria Awards
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2018

Courtney Barnett is returning to US television screens when she plays Late Night with Seth Meyers on Monday and will again grace the CBS This Morning - Saturday studio the following week. Barnett is in the middle of a scorching North American tour selling out shows and electrifying fans every step o... (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...)
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...)
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas Returns To The CCA 12/5 Mannheim Steamroller Christmas Returns To The CCA 12/5
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2018

The holiday spectacular Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davisreturns to the historic Capitol Center for the Arts in Downtown Concord on Wednesday, December 5 at 7:30PM.  Tickets start at $49 per seat, plus any applicable fees for phone/Internet sales. The Concord performance is made possible ... (more...)
Stray Cats Mark Their 40th Anniversary With New Album and Tour in 2019 Stray Cats Mark Their 40th Anniversary With New Album and Tour in 2019
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2018

STRAY CATS will mark their 40th anniversary in 2019 with a new album and tour. Brian Setzer, Lee Rocker and Slim Jim Phantom--original founding members of the acclaimed American rock and roll trio--are heading into a studio in Nashville to record their first new album in 25 years.... (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...)
Atmosphere Announces New 2019 Tour Dates Atmosphere Announces New 2019 Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2018

Today, Minneapolis Hip-Hop duo Atmosphere announces dozens of new tour stops added to their current North American headlining tour, in support of their new album, Mi Vida Local. The newly added dates will sprawl out west of the Mississippi River, and along the Pacific coastline, extending this run w... (more...)