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Multi-Platinum Selling Artist Hardwell Takes Over USHUAIA IBIZA This Summer Multi-Platinum Selling Artist Hardwell Takes Over USHUAIA IBIZA This Summer
by TV News Desk - April 26, 2018

Multi-platinum-selling artist, Hardwell, will takeover Ushuai?a on two monumental occasions this summer. On June 28th and September 6th, partygoers will enjoy the feel-good sound of Hardwell's chart-topping tracks at the world's best open-air stage.... (more...)
Armory Teams With Live Nation To Help Book Cutting-Edge New Venue Armory Teams With Live Nation To Help Book Cutting-Edge New Venue
by TV News Desk - April 26, 2018

In a new strategic partnership, Minneapolis's newest premier entertainment venue, the Armory, is tapping Live Nation Entertainment, the world's leading live entertainment company, for booking and programming support.... (more...)
Telemundo Unveils Impressive Roster of Partners and Sponsors For the 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards Telemundo Unveils Impressive Roster of Partners and Sponsors For the 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards
by TV News Desk - April 26, 2018

Telemundo today announced its corporate sponsors for the 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards, the industry's most anticipated Latin music awards show. Ford, Garnier, M&M'S®, Samsung, Sprint, Target and Toyota will all partner, as returning sponsors, with Telemundo for multi-platform exposure in the pr... (more...)
Resonate and lifeID Join Forces to Revolutionize Music Streaming Resonate and lifeID Join Forces to Revolutionize Music Streaming
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2018

Resonate, the ethical music co-op, and lifeID, a leader in blockchain-based, self-sovereign identity solutions, are announcing they have joined forces to improve how music is owned and shared online.... (more...)
59th Consecutive Show Added to Historic Billy Joel Residency At Madison Square Garden 59th Consecutive Show Added to Historic Billy Joel Residency At Madison Square Garden
by TV News Desk - April 26, 2018

The Madison Square Garden Company announced today the unprecedented 59th consecutive show by legendary musician and MSG franchise Billy Joel at Madison Square Garden on December 19, 2018. The December show is part of his residency at The World's Most Famous Arena, which began in January 2014 with Jo... (more...)
Kristo Rodzevski New Album, THE RABBIT AND THE FALLEN SYCAMORE with Formidable Jazz Progressives Out May 25 Kristo Rodzevski New Album, THE RABBIT AND THE FALLEN SYCAMORE with Formidable Jazz Progressives Out May 25
by TV News Desk - April 26, 2018

The Rabbit and the Fallen Sycamore, the third album in a trilogy by singer-songwriter Kristo Rodzevski and his group of jazz progressives, will be released by Much Prefer Records on May 25, 2018.... (more...)
BØRNS Premieres New Album 'Blue Madonna' on AT&T AUDIENCE NETWORK, 4/27 BØRNS Premieres New Album 'Blue Madonna' on AT&T AUDIENCE NETWORK, 4/27
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2018

BØRNS live at AT&T AUDIENCE Network. Tune in Friday, April 27 at 9:00 pm ET/PT to watch the broadcast premiere of the concert special "BØRNS" on AT&T* AUDIENCE Network via DIRECTV Ch 239, AT&T U-verse Ch 1114 and streaming on-demand through DIRECTV NOW.  The concert special highlights singer/songwri... (more...)
SAG-AFTRA Statement on Unanimous Passage of the Music Modernization Act by the U.S. House of Representatives SAG-AFTRA Statement on Unanimous Passage of the Music Modernization Act by the U.S. House of Representatives
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2018

SAG-AFTRA commends the U.S. House of Representatives for unanimously passing the Music Modernization Act [H.R. 5447] today.... (more...)
Manika Kaur Announces New Album SACRED WORDS Due Out 5/11 via Suriya Recordings Manika Kaur Announces New Album SACRED WORDS Due Out 5/11 via Suriya Recordings
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2018

May 2018 marks the release of Sacred Words, the mesmerizing new album from Manika Kaur, a world-leading contemporary performer of sacred Sikh vocal music 'Kirtan'. The new album is set to be released May 11, 2018 on Suriya Recordings.... (more...)
THE POLKA DOGS, Toronto's Beloved Theatre-Based Band Returns with a Brand-New Album and Ontario Tour THE POLKA DOGS, Toronto's Beloved Theatre-Based Band Returns with a Brand-New Album and Ontario Tour
by TV News Desk - April 25, 2018

The revived, renascent, and reformed Toronto theatre-based band, THE POLKA DOGS, have returned after a 25-year hiatus, with a new album THE BEE officially released on June 1, and an Ontario tour. Starting as a theatre pit band in 1989, the band wowed the world in the 90s with an explosive, raucous, ... (more...)
The Agony Scene Return With New Single HAND OF THE DIVINE From Upcoming Album TORMENTOR The Agony Scene Return With New Single HAND OF THE DIVINE From Upcoming Album TORMENTOR
by TV News Desk - April 25, 2018

The Agony Scene have returned with a brand new song and video.... (more...)
Blackmore's Night Announce 2018 Tour Dates Blackmore's Night Announce 2018 Tour Dates
by TV News Desk - April 25, 2018

This July, Blackmore's Night will perform a string of East Coast tour dates, kicking off July 19 in Glenside, PA.... (more...)
Tom West Shares GOT IT CHEAP From New Album I'M LIVIN' Out This Summer Tom West Shares GOT IT CHEAP From New Album I'M LIVIN' Out This Summer
by TV News Desk - April 25, 2018

Australian singer-songwriter Tom West has released a new single, 'Got It Cheap,' and announced the title of his upcoming album: I'm Livin' will be out this summer. Listen to 'Got It Cheap' via Vanyaland and get excited for plenty more to come from West over the next many months.... (more...)
Kids' Music Legend Laurie Berkner's Monster Boogie Book Set for Release in July Kids' Music Legend Laurie Berkner's Monster Boogie Book Set for Release in July
by TV News Desk - April 25, 2018

Boogie away those bedtime fears, and let out your inner monster! Award-winning and bestselling children's music star Laurie Berkner's irresistibly fun song, 'Monster Boogie,' is now a groovy and adorable picture book. Laurie pairs the lyrics of her infectious hit with Ben Clanton's monstrously playf... (more...)
CHVRCHES Share Video for MIRACLE, North American Tour on Sale This Friday CHVRCHES Share Video for MIRACLE, North American Tour on Sale This Friday
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2018

CHVRCHES have debuted the video for new single 'Miracle,' the latest song to be lifted from their eagerly anticipated upcoming album, Love Is Dead, out May 25th on Glassnote Records. Directed by Warren Fu (Daft Punk, The Weeknd, The Strokes, The Killers) and shot in one take, the short is CHVRCHES... (more...)
VIDEO: Watch Sigrid Perform STRANGERS On THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON VIDEO: Watch Sigrid Perform STRANGERS On THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2018

Sound Of 2018 winner and the most exceptional breakout star of the last year Sigrid, performs “Strangers” on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Check out the performance below!... (more...)
OUTPOST Presents TUSKEGEE With Seth Troxler and The Martinez Brothers At The Brooklyn Mirage June 24 OUTPOST Presents TUSKEGEE With Seth Troxler and The Martinez Brothers At The Brooklyn Mirage June 24
by TV News Desk - April 25, 2018

On Sunday June 24, award-winning nightclub OUTPUT is pleased to present its popular off-site series OUTPOST at The Brooklyn Mirage as together they host one of the world's biggest labels and party brands Tuskegee for its annual summer New York event. Taking over the sprawling outdoor oasis from 4pm-... (more...)
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club with Pete International Airport To Play White Eagle Hall May 11 Black Rebel Motorcycle Club with Pete International Airport To Play White Eagle Hall May 11
by TV News Desk - April 25, 2018

For 15 years, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club has carried the torch for true rock and roll. The latest edition of the firebrand rock troupe, sees them at their most dynamic. Their sixth studio album, Specter at the Feast, ventures into diverse sonic territory, delivering their most ambitious offering ye... (more...)
CHRISTAFARI's New Album ORIGINAL LOVE Debuts at #1 on Billboard Reggae Albums Chart CHRISTAFARI's New Album ORIGINAL LOVE Debuts at #1 on Billboard Reggae Albums Chart
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2018

Chart-topping Gospel Reggae pioneers CHRISTAFARI return to the top spot this week on the Billboard Reggae Albums Chart with their latest studio album, 'Original Love' (Lion of Zion Entertainment). Released on April 13th, 'Original Love' is the group's seventh consecutive album to debut at #1.... (more...)
Toyota and VH1 Save The Music Foundation Partner To Benefit Music Education Programs In Public Schools Toyota and VH1 Save The Music Foundation Partner To Benefit Music Education Programs In Public Schools
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2018

For the fourth consecutive year Toyota, in partnership withVH1Save The Music Foundation,will contribute a grant toward instruments and valuable resources to assist music education programs in public schools, as they've previously done in Chicago, New Orleans, and most recently, Las Vegas. Toyota wil... (more...)
Austin-Based Folk-Pop Virtuosos The Belle Sounds Announce Official Release Date for New Album THE SEA WITHIN Austin-Based Folk-Pop Virtuosos The Belle Sounds Announce Official Release Date for New Album THE SEA WITHIN
by TV News Desk - April 25, 2018

Austin-based folk-pop virtuosos The Belle Sounds are thrilled to announce the forthcoming release of their album 'The Sea Within' on Friday, July 20. Their official album release party will take place on Saturday, July 21 at One-2-One Bar located at 1509 S. Lamar Blvd. St. 600, Austin, Texas. Doors ... (more...)
Bonnaroo Unveils 2018 Food and Drink Lineup Bonnaroo Unveils 2018 Food and Drink Lineup
by TV News Desk - April 25, 2018

Superfly and A.C. Entertainment are proud to unveil the mouth-watering 2018 Food & Drink Lineup for the 2018 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. Set to feature more than 150 diverse musical artists, this year's edition of the world-renowned four-day multi-stage camping festival will take place June 7-... (more...)
The Dave Matthews Band To Release New Album COME TOMORROW  June 8th on RCA Records The Dave Matthews Band To Release New Album COME TOMORROW June 8th on RCA Records
by TV News Desk - April 25, 2018

On June 8, RCA Records will release Dave Matthews Band's long-awaited new albumCome Tomorrow. Come Tomorrow is the band's ninth studio release and its first since 2012's Away From The World, which debuted at No. 1 on Billboard 200.... (more...)
Iceland's Secret Solstice Announces $1 Million Dollar Ticket With All New Perks Iceland's Secret Solstice Announces $1 Million Dollar Ticket With All New Perks
by TV News Desk - April 25, 2018

Iceland's Secret Solstice festival, set in 96 hours of continuous daylight June 21-24, is excited to once again present the world's most expensive festival ticket retailing at $1 million USD with all new uber luxurious perks. From private jet travel to extravagant Icelandic dinners and luxury sights... (more...)
Decca Records to Release Recording of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Decca Records to Release Recording of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding
by TV News Desk - April 25, 2018

When Prince Harry marries Ms. Meghan Markle next month, the Royal Wedding Ceremony will be recorded live and released on Decca Records within hours of the service ending. Decca, one of Britain's most historic record labels, will have the privilege of capturing the entire service.... (more...)