Al Green News

 
Date of Birth: April 13, 1946 (73)

Birth Place: Forrest City, AR, USA
2019 International Festival Of Arts and Ideas Lineup Announced2019 International Festival Of Arts and Ideas Lineup Announced
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2019

The International Festival of Arts & Ideas today announced complete details for Festival 2019, which opens on June 8 and continues for two weeks through June 22 in New Haven, Connecticut. (more...)

New Orleans Edition Of The Funk Sessions To Take Place Between Jazz Fest WeekendsNew Orleans Edition Of The Funk Sessions To Take Place Between Jazz Fest Weekends
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2019

Live For Live Music's The Funk Sessions is headed to New Orleans! The monthly residency, which typically takes place at Cervantes' Other Side in Denver, CO, will make its way to Frenchmen Street for a special edition of the event during the daze between Jazz Fest weekends. This version of The Funk Sessions will feature members of Turkuaz, Dumpstaphunk, The Motet, Thievery Corporation, and Electric Beethoven, and will take place at The Maison on Tuesday, April 30th. Up-and-coming local favorites The Iceman Special will open up the night. (more...)

Dance For Life Announces 2019 LineupDance For Life Announces 2019 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2019

Dance for Life Chicago announces a lineup of popular companies and artists returning to the stage August 17 at the Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Ida B. Wells Dr., Chicago. Dance for Life, which mobilizes Chicago's dance community by raising funds through dance, presents this annual benefit performance, which this year is followed by a gala reception at the Hilton Chicago. (more...)

BWW Interview: Dee Dee Bridgewater Talks MEMPHIS From Her SOUL- No PHONY She!BWW Interview: Dee Dee Bridgewater Talks MEMPHIS From Her SOUL- No PHONY She!
by Gil Kaan - Mar 18, 2019

Lauded jazz vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater, accompanied by THE MEMPHIS SOULPHONY, will be bringing her latest show MEMPHIS: YES, I'M READY, based on her latest musical release Memphis: Yes, I'm Ready to The Wallis for one night only March 23, 2019. The most warm and delightful Ms. Bridgewater managed to entertain and enlightened me on the phone for an informative, heartfelt forty-five minutes. (more...)

Allen Stone Shares New Single and Video NATURALLYAllen Stone Shares New Single and Video NATURALLY
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2019

R&B/soul singer-songwriter Allen Stone has released a new single and accompanying lyric video today for his song 'Naturally' via ATO Records. Written with the impending birth of his first child in mind and galvanized by his overwhelming love for his new wife, Stone explains, 'The inspiration behind releasing this song comes from having my first child. In this journey that is about to commence we are choosing not to find out the sex of the child until the day of. Whichever bits this kiddo comes out with, we want he or she to arrive into a world where women are celebrated. Judged not by their physical attributes but rather the fiber of their traits. I hope the world of the future nourishes and cherishes all women.” (more...)

Robin Thicke, Soul Rebels Release MAGIC Live Performance At JammJamRobin Thicke, Soul Rebels Release MAGIC Live Performance At JammJam
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2019

Jammcard launches the live video of Robin Thicke performing his hit 'Magic' from their in demand, invite-only pop up event, the JammJam. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2019

The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts presents Tony and triple Grammy Award-winning jazz legend Dee Dee Bridgewater in her Wallis debut with a tribute to the rich R&B tradition of Memphis - the city of her birth - on Saturday, March 23, 2019, 7:30 pm, in The Wallis' Bram Goldsmith Theater. The NEA Jazz Master and United Nations Goodwill Ambassador, joined by the Memphis Soulphony, returns to her roots to bring the sultry Memphis sound to Los Angeleswith Memphis…Yes I'm Ready, based on her acclaimed album of the same title recorded at Memphis' famed Royal Studios in 2016. (more...)

Estelle Releases Amazon Original HOME, Produced By Adrian YoungeEstelle Releases Amazon Original HOME, Produced By Adrian Younge
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2019

Today, British singer-songwriter Estelle released a new song “Home”, as part of the latest Amazon Original “Produced By” series on Amazon Music. Producer Adrian Younge is releasing a four-track collection throughout the month as part of the new installment, only available to stream and purchase on Amazon Music. ”Home” follows last Friday's release of Georgia Anne Muldrow and Terrace Martin's Adrian Younge-produced song “February.” (more...)

Toronto Musical Concerts Presents PARADEToronto Musical Concerts Presents PARADE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2019

On Thursday, March 21st and Friday, March 22nd, 2019 at 7:30pm, Toronto Musical Concerts (TMC) presents a professional staged reading of Jason Robert Brown's PARADE In Concert at the Al Green Theatre (Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre - 750 Spadina Ave). (more...)

Al Green Returns to the Stage at Bass Concert HallAl Green Returns to the Stage at Bass Concert Hall
by TV News Desk - Feb 5, 2019

The GRAMMY® Award winning and Kennedy Center Honors recipient Al Green returns to the stage to perform some of his most iconic hits and fan favorites at his first concerts in more than seven years.  Green's powerful and passionate performances of timeless classics such as “Let's Stay Together,” Sha-La-La (Make Me Happy) “I Can't Get Next To You,” Tired Of Being Alone” and “I'm Still In Love With You,” as well as his ability move entire crowds and have them singing along to gospel favorites such as “Nearer My God to Thee,” “Precious Lord,” “I'll Rise Again” and his rendition of “Amazing Grace,” have made him one of the greatest performers of all-time. (more...)

Guitarist Jonathon Long Rocks Ringside At Sullivan'sGuitarist Jonathon Long Rocks Ringside At Sullivan's
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2019

Guitarist Jonathon Long rocks Ringside at Sullivan's, his last area show before departing on an extended 2019 Spring/Summer Tour, Saturday, February 16. Showtime: 9pm. Free. 5252 Corporate Rd. Ph: (225) 925-1161 or visit https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ringside-Sullivans. (more...)

Anthony Hamilton Featured on Omari Hardwick's New Single 'h0me'Anthony Hamilton Featured on Omari Hardwick's New Single 'h0me'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2019

Omari Hardwick releases new single 'h0me' featuringIconic GRAMMY® Award-winning multiplatinum-selling R&B singer, songwriter, and producer Anthony Hamilton. (more...)

Guitarist Jonathon Long Will Perform Live Recording At Phil Brady'sGuitarist Jonathon Long Will Perform Live Recording At Phil Brady's
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2019

Guitarist Jonathon Long picked his beloved hometown of Baton Rouge for a Live Album Recording, happening Friday, January 18, at Phil Brady's Blues Club, 4848 Government St. 8pm. Free. Info: (225) 927-3786 or visit https://www.facebook.com/philbradys.bar/. (more...)

Tedeschi Trucks Band Concludes Wheels Of Soul 2019 Tour At The Fox TheatreTedeschi Trucks Band Concludes Wheels Of Soul 2019 Tour At The Fox Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2018

Tedeschi Trucks Band's increasingly successful Wheels of Soul tour returns to the road in 2019, for one of the most anticipated concert events of the summer. The five-week slate of 24 shows concludes with two nights at the famed Fox Theatre on August 2 and 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Atlanta. (more...)

Us The Duo Release Amazon Original Concert Film CHRISTMAS - LIVE IN LAUs The Duo Release Amazon Original Concert Film CHRISTMAS - LIVE IN LA
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2018

Today, Us The Duo (husband-and-wife Michael and Carissa Alvarado) released an Amazon Original concert film Christmas - Live In LA, only available to stream on Prime Video. The concert was recorded during the winter of 2017 at the 1,600 capacity United Artists Theatre in Los Angeles, their largest sold out show to date, as the band released their Amazon Original holiday album Our Favorite Time Of Year. (more...)

Tedeschi Trucks Band Comes to the FoxTedeschi Trucks Band Comes to the Fox
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2018

Tedeschi Trucks Band's increasingly successful Wheels of Soul tour returns to the road in 2019, for one of the most anticipated concert events of the summer. Kicking-off June 29th in the Grammy-winning group's hometown of Jacksonville, Florida, the 5th annual amphitheater run welcomes special guests Blackberry Smoke and Shovels & Rope. The five-week slate of 24 shows includes another two-night stand at Colorado's Red Rocks, following 8 straight sell-out performances at the renowned venue, and includes a stop in St. Louis at the Fabulous Fox Theatre on Tuesday, July 30 at 7:00 p.m. (more...)

Amazon Music Delivers More Original Recordings for the HolidaysAmazon Music Delivers More Original Recordings for the Holidays
by TV News Desk - Nov 30, 2018

Amazon Music continues to spread holiday cheer with a collection of brand-new Amazon Original songs for the holiday season. Available only on Amazon Music, listeners can find new songs from an array of artists across various genres, from alternative band 10 Years, to country and soul with Southern-soul octet St. Paul & The Broken Bones, roots multi-instrumentalist Molly Tuttle, country singer and former Amazon Music Weekly One Abby Anderson, contemporary singer and songwriter Lauren Daigle, and classic country singer/songwriter Joshua Hedley. Additionally, new festive tracks from GRAMMY-nominated R&B/Hip-Hop artist Aloe Blacc and genre-bending 'TrapHouseJazz' entertainer Masego are now available. Listeners can also continue to stream Katy Perry's brand-new Amazon Original holiday track, “Cozy Little Christmas,” already one of the most popular songs since its premiere two weeks ago.  (more...)

Jimmy Charles to Release Debut EP, HARD WAY TO GOJimmy Charles to Release Debut EP, HARD WAY TO GO
by TV News Desk - Nov 29, 2018

Singer/songwriter Jimmy Charles' debut EP, HARD WAY TO GO, is set for December 7 release and is available for pre-order now. Charles wrote or co-wrote all but one of the songs with partners whose credits range from cuts by Country legends (Garth Brooks, Reba McEntire, Randy Travis) to young guns (Chris Cagle, Hunter Hayes, Eli Young Band). The disc includes the previously-released 'Superman' and his current single, 'I Am Not Alone.' His music is available to radio via Play MPE and AirPlay Direct and music lovers can find 'I Am Not Alone' on iTunes, Amazon and other popular e-tailers.  (more...)

Guitarist Jonathon Long Heads On Tour With Samantha Fish, Comes To The Pour HouseGuitarist Jonathon Long Heads On Tour With Samantha Fish, Comes To The Pour House
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2018

Guitarist Jonathon Long, who has just released a self-titled critically-acclaimed album on Samantha Fish's Wild Heart Records label, takes to the road in support of the album, opening for Fish's current tour, with a show locally at the Pour House, 1977 Maybank Highway, Monday, December 3. Showtime: 8:30pm. Tickets: $18. (advance), $20. (day of show). Info: (843) 571-4343 or visit http://charlestonpourhouse.com/. (more...)

Guitarist Jonathon Long Heads On Tour With Samantha Fish, Comes To The Pour HouseGuitarist Jonathon Long Heads On Tour With Samantha Fish, Comes To The Pour House
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2018

(more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 48