WORLD MUSIC MUSIC COVERAGE

MUSE/IQUE Takes A Musical Road Trip With U.S./ROUTES MUSE/IQUE Takes A Musical Road Trip With U.S./ROUTES
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2018

MUSE/IQUE, Pasadena's pioneering live music organization and counter-conventional orchestra, concludes STATES/UNITED: Mapping Musical America, its inaugural summer series at The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, on August 25, 2018, with U.S./ROUTES, at the Brown Garden Lawn... (more...)
Detroit's Music Hall Shares Its Sadness of the Passing Of Aretha Franklin Detroit's Music Hall Shares Its Sadness of the Passing Of Aretha Franklin
by TV News Desk - August 16, 2018

It is with great sadness that The Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts  bids a fond farewell to not only one of the world's greatest singers to ever live, but also to a fellow Detroiter and friend of Music Hall - Miss Aretha Franklin.... (more...)
The Sunstock Solar Festival Returns to Los Angeles This October The Sunstock Solar Festival Returns to Los Angeles This October
by TV News Desk - August 16, 2018

#OurEnergy. Come and see what it means. On Oct. 20, 2018, at Gramercy Place and Hollywood Blvd., Sunstock Solar Festival (http://sunstocksolarfestival.com) returns to Los Angeles with an expanded musical line-up and, as usual, it's solar-powered. With live music, food, beer, art, activities and loca... (more...)
ERIC HUTCHINSON Teams with Billboard to Release New Single 'she could be the one' ERIC HUTCHINSON Teams with Billboard to Release New Single 'she could be the one'
by TV News Desk - August 16, 2018

Critically acclaimed and platinum-selling artist ERIC HUTCHINSON partnered with Billboard.com yesterday (8/15) to debut his new single 'she could be the one.' The upliftingly melodic and rhythmically driving song, available everywhere tomorrow, is from his upcoming MODERN HAPPINESS album that's out ... (more...)
Wet Ink Ensemble Releases Wet Ink: 20, Album Celebrating 20th Anniversary, On Carrier Records Wet Ink Ensemble Releases Wet Ink: 20, Album Celebrating 20th Anniversary, On Carrier Records
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2018

On Friday, September 15th, 2018, Wet Ink releases Wet Ink: 20 on Carrier Records, the group's first full-length album focused on works for sinfonietta, featuring the 28 musicians of the Wet Ink Large Ensemble. The release celebrates Wet Ink's 20th Anniversary, and highlights the ethos of innovation ... (more...)
Indie-Pop Trio CAEZAR Shares New Single 'Hold On' Indie-Pop Trio CAEZAR Shares New Single 'Hold On'
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2018

UK natives CAEZAR have announced their much-anticipated debut EP 'HAIL!' and have just shared their exciting new single with the world, titled 'Hold On'. The group will be making their release through RG Records and have had the pleasure of having Justin Broad on board as the producer for this lates... (more...)
Bad Wolves' Debut Single 'Zombie' Receives Platinum Status Bad Wolves' Debut Single 'Zombie' Receives Platinum Status
by TV News Desk - August 16, 2018

Bad Wolves have officially achieved platinum status for their intergenerational, global smash debut single, “Zombie.” The RIAA certification marks a major milestone for the band, making them the sole rock band to obtain a platinum certification for a 2018 release. The plaque was presented to Bad Wol... (more...)
Multi-Platinum Rapper Kevin Gates Comes to Ovens Auditorium This October Multi-Platinum Rapper Kevin Gates Comes to Ovens Auditorium This October
by BWW News Desk - August 15, 2018

Ovens Auditorium will multi-platinum rapper Kevin Gates for the Luca Brasi 3 Tour with special guest Yung Bleu on Tuesday, October 16 at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale on Friday, August 17 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, at all Ticketmaster outlets or... (more...)
Inaugural New AIR Festival to Take Place This September at Tenri Cultural Center Inaugural New AIR Festival to Take Place This September at Tenri Cultural Center
by TV News Desk - August 15, 2018

Harvestworks Digital Media Arts Center, in collaboration with violinist/composer Mari Kimura, will inaugurate a new concert series, 'New AIR Festival,' September 14 and 15 at Tenri Cultural Center, 43 West 13th Street, Manhattan (West Village).  The event features outstanding artists from the music ... (more...)
Gabriel Garzón-Montano Joins Kali Uchis for Fall 2018 Tour Gabriel Garzón-Montano Joins Kali Uchis for Fall 2018 Tour
by BWW News Desk - August 15, 2018

Today, Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Gabriel Garzón-Montano announces that he will be joining forces with the internationally renowned Colombian-American musician Kali Uchis for her Isolation North American Tour. As the main supporting act for the tour, Gabriel will be p... (more...)
The Kinks To Release 'The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society 50th Anniversary Edition Set' 10/26 The Kinks To Release 'The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society 50th Anniversary Edition Set' 10/26
by BWW News Desk - August 15, 2018

The Kinks will release a 50th Anniversary Edition of one of the greatest British rock albums of all time 'The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society' on BMG October 26th.un... (more...)
THE VELVET UNDERGROUND EXPERIENCE to Open in New York City This October THE VELVET UNDERGROUND EXPERIENCE to Open in New York City This October
by TV News Desk - August 15, 2018

The Velvet Underground Experience, an intriguing new multi-media art and music exhibition spotlighting the iconic band's early NYC roots, will be opening in New York City on October 10.  It is the first global exhibition dedicated to the Velvet Underground and its influence on modern music, fashion,... (more...)
House of Vans Brooklyn Closes its Doors with INTERPOL Performance House of Vans Brooklyn Closes its Doors with INTERPOL Performance
by TV News Desk - August 15, 2018

On August 24, House of Vans Brooklyn closes out House Parties, with a live performance by Interpol as they celebrate their long-awaited sixth studio album, Marauder and the release of their recent singles “The Rover” and “Number 10.” This final performance will serve as the closing celebration of th... (more...)
Aerosmith Announces Las Vegas Residency AEROSMITH: DEUCES ARE WILD Aerosmith Announces Las Vegas Residency AEROSMITH: DEUCES ARE WILD
by TV News Desk - August 15, 2018

America's all-time top-selling rock 'n' roll band, Aerosmith, is bringing the heat to the Las Vegas Strip with their headlining residency, AEROSMITH: DEUCES ARE WILD. Shows begin Saturday, April 6, 2019 at Park Theater at the new Park MGM resort.... (more...)
Bruno Mars Announces Special Guests Boyz II Men, Charlie Wilson, Ciara, and Ella Mai for 24K MAGIC WORLD TOUR Bruno Mars Announces Special Guests Boyz II Men, Charlie Wilson, Ciara, and Ella Mai for 24K MAGIC WORLD TOUR
by TV News Desk - August 15, 2018

oday Bruno Mars announced special guests Boyz II Men, Charlie Wilson, @ciara, and Ella Mai will join upcoming U.S. dates as part of his 24K Magic World Tour this fall.... (more...)
Lucia Jackson Presents “You And The Night And The Music” CD Release Show, 9/10 Lucia Jackson Presents “You And The Night And The Music” CD Release Show, 9/10
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2018

You And The Night And The Music is the debut of Lucia Jackson, a promising young jazz singer who displays a fetching voice on a set of standards along with a few surprises.  ... (more...)
Hoobastank To Launch Nationwide Fall Tour To Celebrate 15th Anniversary of Landmark Second Album THE REASON Hoobastank To Launch Nationwide Fall Tour To Celebrate 15th Anniversary of Landmark Second Album THE REASON
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2018

Hoobastank To Launch Nationwide Fall Tour To Celebrate 15th Anniversary of Landmark Second Album THE REASON... (more...)
The New York Coffee Festival Announces the 2018 NYC Coffee Music Project The New York Coffee Festival Announces the 2018 NYC Coffee Music Project
by TV News Desk - August 14, 2018

The Coffee Music Project will return to New York City for a fourth year this October. Applications are now open and will close on September 14th, 2018. Musicians can now apply here. ... (more...)
Kevin Gates Announces LUCA BRASI 3 TOUR Kevin Gates Announces LUCA BRASI 3 TOUR
by TV News Desk - August 14, 2018

Today, multi-platinum rapper Kevin Gates announces his return to live music with the highly-anticipated “LUCA BRASI 3 TOUR.” Dates get underway October 2nd in Austin, TX and continue through November 3rd, concluding in Wichita, KS (see full itinerary below). Tickets will officially go onsale to the ... (more...)
Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox Returns to Toronto With Performance at Roy Thomson Hall Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox Returns to Toronto With Performance at Roy Thomson Hall
by TV News Desk - August 14, 2018

Scott Bradlee's Post Modern Jukebox makes its triumphant Toronto return, performing at Roy Thomson Hall on Thursday, February 28 at 8:00pm.... (more...)
Live Nation Names Amy Marks Executive Vice President, Head Of Integrated Marketing Live Nation Names Amy Marks Executive Vice President, Head Of Integrated Marketing
by TV News Desk - August 14, 2018

Live Nation Entertainment, the world's leading live entertainment company, announced the hiring of Amy Marks as the first Executive Vice President, Head of Integrated Marketing for Live Nation's Media & Sponsorship division. Marks brings nearly two decades of industry experience building multi-platf... (more...)
Kris Kristofferson & The Strangers To Perform At Morrison Center Kris Kristofferson & The Strangers To Perform At Morrison Center
by BWW News Desk - August 13, 2018

Kris Kristofferson to perform on Tuesday, January 15 at the Morrison Center located at 2201 W. Cesar Chavez Ln. Boise, ID 83706. This show  begins at 8:00PM with doors opening at 7:00PM. ... (more...)
San Francisco Jazz Singer NOA LEVY to Release Her Debut EP TAKE TWO San Francisco Jazz Singer NOA LEVY to Release Her Debut EP TAKE TWO
by BWW News Desk - August 13, 2018

With a beautiful, rounded voice and a magnetic stage presence, NOA LEVY is a unique and charismatic female vocalist and performer who sings across genres – Jazz, Rock, Cabaret, Musicals, and Pop. She has set a worldwide digital release date of August 17, 2018, for her recently recorded debut TAKE TW... (more...)
Joshua Hedley Releases WEIRD THOUGHT THINKER Video Exclusively on Apple Music Joshua Hedley Releases WEIRD THOUGHT THINKER Video Exclusively on Apple Music
by TV News Desk - August 13, 2018

Third Man recording artist Joshua Hedley has announced Apple Music's exclusive premiere of his latest video, 'Weird Thought Thinker,' streaming HERE. 'Weird Thought Thinker' is but one of the many highlights found on Hedley's critically acclaimed debut album, MR. JUKEBOX, available now via Third Man... (more...)
The World Soundtrack Academy Announces First Wave of 2018 Award Nominees, Including Kendrick Lamar, Pasek & Paul and More The World Soundtrack Academy Announces First Wave of 2018 Award Nominees, Including Kendrick Lamar, Pasek & Paul and More
by TV News Desk - August 13, 2018

The World Soundtrack Academy announces  first wave of the 2018 World Soundtrack Award Nominees, which includes multiple Academy Award® winners and nominees, the best of contemporary film and television music as well as Pulitzer prize winner Kendrick Lamar and other pop artists. ... (more...)