ROCK ICONS


From Banger Films, the people that brought you the Rush: Beyond The Lighted Stage documentary and the TV show Metal Evolution, comes an all-new docu-series profiling the biggest icons in hard rock, heavy metal and classic rock. Rock Icons premieres Saturday February 21st at 10/9C, immediately following the That Metal Show

Irish Rep Announces First Ever Online Summer Season Featuring YES! REFLECTIONS OF MOLLY BLOOM and More Irish Rep Announces First Ever Online Summer Season Featuring YES! REFLECTIONS OF MOLLY BLOOM and More
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2020

Irish Repertory Theatre has announced its first ever Online Summer Season. This summer will feature three of Irish Rep's most beloved recent productions reimagined for the screen and filmed remotely for limited release as part of A Performance on Screen.... (more...)
Conductor Donato Cabrera Announces Online Performance With Violinist Alexi Kenney Conductor Donato Cabrera Announces Online Performance With Violinist Alexi Kenney
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2020

Donato Cabrera, Music Director of the California Symphony and Las Vegas Philharmonic, announced new events to connect with audiences and communities during the ongoing period of isolation due to the coronavirus crisis.... (more...)
Aime Simone Announces Debut Album SAY YES, SAY NO Aime Simone Announces Debut Album SAY YES, SAY NO
by TV News Desk - May 20, 2020

Aime Simone has announced the release of his debut album Say Yes, Say No out on July 31st and available to pre-order here. The album is a bright and soulful record from the Berlin-based, Parisian singer and is entirely self-written, produced and mixed.  ... (more...)
THE STATE OF MUSIC Episode Four Features Hoodoo Gurus, The Angels, The Teskey Brothers and More THE STATE OF MUSIC Episode Four Features Hoodoo Gurus, The Angels, The Teskey Brothers and More
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2020

Attention music lovers! It's time to reveal the unmissable line-up for Episode Four of The State of Music – the weekly live-streamed program curated, filmed and recorded by Mushroom (in partnership with the VIC Government's Victoria Together initiative). With a combined viewership reach of 1 million... (more...)
Point Park University's Pittsburgh Playhouse Announces PIPPIN, THE WILD PARTY & More for 2020-21 Season Point Park University's Pittsburgh Playhouse Announces PIPPIN, THE WILD PARTY & More for 2020-21 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2020

Point Park University's Pittsburgh Playhouse announced a compelling 2020-2021 season today, celebrating love, human resiliency and community spirit.... (more...)
The Residents Featuring Black Francis Of The Pixies Release New Single 'DIE! DIE! DIE!' The Residents Featuring Black Francis Of The Pixies Release New Single 'DIE! DIE! DIE!'
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2020

The world-famous art-rock group The Residents are never ones to look back as they are so often reinventing the face of the future. The Residents are set to release a new double disc recording, METAL, MEAT & BONE, based on newly discovered recordings of Alvin Snow (a.k.a. Dyin' Dog). METAL, MEAT & BO... (more...)
Kurt Cobain's 'MTV Unplugged' Guitar to Headline Julien's Auctions Music Icons Kurt Cobain's 'MTV Unplugged' Guitar to Headline Julien's Auctions Music Icons
by TV News Desk - May 11, 2020

Julien's Auctions, the world-record breaking auction house to the stars, has announced that the guitar played by Kurt Cobain during Nirvana's acclaimed MTV Unplugged in New York performance will be sold at their MUSIC ICONS event taking place on Friday, June 19th and Saturday, June 20th, 2020 live i... (more...)
National Geographic's THE RIGHT STUFF To Premiere On Disney+ This Fall National Geographic's THE RIGHT STUFF To Premiere On Disney+ This Fall
by TV News Desk - May 05, 2020

Disney+ announced today that the original scripted series “The Right Stuff” from National Geographic will premiere this fall on Disney+. ... (more...)
Prince's 1984 Cloud Guitar, Paul McCartney's Beatles Lyrics & Johnny Cash's Iconic Coat to Rock Julien's Auctions 'Music Icons' Prince's 1984 Cloud Guitar, Paul McCartney's Beatles Lyrics & Johnny Cash's Iconic Coat to Rock Julien's Auctions 'Music Icons'
by TV News Desk - May 04, 2020

Julien's Auctions has announced the marquee lineup of Music Icons to take place on Friday, June 19 and Saturday, June 20 live in Beverly Hills and online at juliensauctions.com.... (more...)
Big Hands Rhythm & Blues Band Returns with Cover of 'I Got Loaded' Big Hands Rhythm & Blues Band Returns with Cover of 'I Got Loaded'
by TV News Desk - April 30, 2020

Big Hands Rhythm & Blues Band is back with a swinging new single, bringing their signature style to the spirited classic tune “I Got Loaded.” ... (more...)
BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST MUSICAL THEATRE CHARACTERS (1940-2020) - from Annie to Elphaba, from Henry Higgins to Alexander Hamilton BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST MUSICAL THEATRE CHARACTERS (1940-2020) - from Annie to Elphaba, from Henry Higgins to Alexander Hamilton
by Peter Nason - April 30, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the best musical theatre characters from 1940-2020; see if your favorites made the cut!... (more...)
The Used Release Eighth Studio Album HEARTWORK The Used Release Eighth Studio Album HEARTWORK
by TV News Desk - April 24, 2020

After months of built up excitement, rock icons The Used have released their eighth studio album Heartwork today. Available to purchase and stream via Big Noise, this album arrives with the unbound spirit of the pair of platinum albums that first introduced The Used to the world, mixed with the dram... (more...)
California Symphony Announce Boldest, Most Artistically Driven Season In The Orchestra's 34-Year History California Symphony Announce Boldest, Most Artistically Driven Season In The Orchestra's 34-Year History
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2020

California Symphony today announces its 34th season and its eighth under the baton of Music Director Donato Cabrera, even as the state remains under lockdown due to COVID-19. Cabrera says: a?oeIt's important for this organization a?" for our patrons, musicians, and our community a?" to continue to l... (more...)
Blues Veteran Joe Louis Walker Announces New Album Blues Veteran Joe Louis Walker Announces New Album
by TV News Desk - April 22, 2020

Soulful blues phenom and Blues Hall of Fame inductee Joe Louis Walker is joined by a host of talented friends and peers on his superb new studio album, Blues Comin' On.... (more...)
Carlsen Center Presents 30th Anniversary Season 2020-2021 Carlsen Center Presents 30th Anniversary Season 2020-2021
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2020

Emily Behrmann, General Manager for the series branded Carlsen Center Presents, today announced the 30th Anniversary season featuring vital artists from around the world and around the corner.... (more...)
JOE'S PUB LIVE! Continues With Alan Cumming, Shaina Taub and More JOE'S PUB LIVE! Continues With Alan Cumming, Shaina Taub and More
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2020

Joe's Pub, a program of The Public Theater, continues JOE'S PUB LIVE!, its free series of live-streamed and archived performances from their iconic stage in New York City. Designed to facilitate social connection during this time of physical distancing, Joe's Pub will share events with audiences wor... (more...)
JOE'S PUB LIVE! Continues With Alan Cumming, AJOYO, THIS ALIEN NATION and More JOE'S PUB LIVE! Continues With Alan Cumming, AJOYO, THIS ALIEN NATION and More
by BWW News Desk - April 08, 2020

While Joe's Pub, a program of The Public Theater, remains closed to the public through May 31, 2020, it will continue to bring art and levity into homes across the world with JOE'S PUB LIVE! a free series of live-streamed and archived performances from their iconic stage in New York City.... (more...)
The Sketchersons Present SUNDAY NIGHT LIVE Online  The Sketchersons Present SUNDAY NIGHT LIVE Online 
by BWW News Desk - April 03, 2020

Sure, you can't go out and see live sketch comedy right now, but with award-winning troupe The Sketchersons, the laughs can still come to you.... (more...)
The Wants Share 'Aluminum' Official Music Video The Wants Share 'Aluminum' Official Music Video
by BWW News Desk - March 23, 2020

Container opens with a cacophony of deconstructed and broken wave forms, organic samples manipulated to simulate something mechanical, unidentifiable sounds twisting on themselves until, startlingly, from zero to sixty, the full band abruptly blasts in. Container is all forward momentum, even in its... (more...)
Broadway Rewind: Watch Will Chase, Terrence Mann, Julia Murney & More Rehearse for LENNON in 2005! Broadway Rewind: Watch Will Chase, Terrence Mann, Julia Murney & More Rehearse for LENNON in 2005!
by BroadwayWorld TV - March 23, 2020

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge continues Broadway Rewind with a jam-packed, star-studded look at the kickoff of the 2005- 2006 Theatre season. It includes Bernadette Peters, Yoko Ono, Amanda McBroom and Brooke Shields.... (more...)
BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest SHOW TUNES from 1920-2020 BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest SHOW TUNES from 1920-2020
by Peter Nason - March 19, 2020

How do we make a list of the 101 greatest show tunes from the past 100 years without bias? That's certainly a near-impossible mountain to climb, because even some forms of biases, knowledgeable judgments, are key when doing a task like this. But we need to make it as objective as possible when deali... (more...)
Tony Iommi 'Monkey' 1964 SG Special Replica From Black Sabbath Legend Available Worldwide Tony Iommi 'Monkey' 1964 SG Special Replica From Black Sabbath Legend Available Worldwide
by BWW News Desk - March 18, 2020

By leveraging its iconic past and leaning into an innovative future, Gibson has set the stage for the next era of shaping sound for present and future generations, genders and genres of music. Gibson is proud to partner with the legendary guitarist of Black Sabbath, Tony Iommi to create the Tony Iom... (more...)
Billy Joel Concert Scheduled For May 2 At Madison Square Garden Postponed To November 13 Billy Joel Concert Scheduled For May 2 At Madison Square Garden Postponed To November 13
by BWW News Desk - March 18, 2020

The upcoming Billy Joel concert scheduled to take place at Madison Square Garden on Saturday, May 2, 2020 has been postponed to Friday, November 13, 2020. Tickets for the May 2 show will be valid for the performance on November 13.... (more...)
Modern English Announce 40th Anniversary North American Summer Appearances Modern English Announce 40th Anniversary North American Summer Appearances
by TV News Desk - March 10, 2020

Legendary post-punk band MODERN ENGLISH have just announced their upcoming North American summer headline tour. Celebrating its 40th anniversary and performing its breakthrough 1982 album, After the Snow, in its entirely, the tour will kick off on Friday, June 12 in San Diego, CA and extend through ... (more...)
Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe Announces 2020-2021 Season Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe Announces 2020-2021 Season
by BWW News Desk - March 09, 2020

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe (WBTT) has announced its 21st anniversary 2020-2021 season. In addition to four regular-season shows, the schedule includes a special holiday show, available outside of the subscription. Running from October 7, 2020 through June 6, 2021, the regular season shows are a?... (more...)