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New Year's Shows, Holiday Extravaganza and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago Photo New Year's Shows, Holiday Extravaganza and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces New Year's shows with Milwaukee-bred rock band BoDeans ('Closer to Free'), R&B artist Avery*Sunshine, and more.

HBO Debuts Documentary ROLLING STONE: STORIES FROM THE EDGE This November Photo HBO Debuts Documentary ROLLING STONE: STORIES FROM THE EDGE This November
by TV News Desk - Sep 26, 2017

HBO Documentary Films has set a debut date for ROLLING STONE: STORIES FROM THE EDGE, which will air over two nights MONDAY, NOV. 6 and TUESDAY, NOV. 7

Scott Alan, Ron Carter's Great Big Band and More Coming Up This Fall at Birdland Photo Scott Alan, Ron Carter's Great Big Band and More Coming Up This Fall at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its schedule for October 2-October 8, featuring Ron Carter's Great Big Band, Scott Alan, Renee Manning and Earl McIntyre, and more. Scroll down for details!

Zakir Hussain Joins Forces with Dave Holland to Explore Jazz & Indian Music's Interse Photo Zakir Hussain Joins Forces with Dave Holland to Explore Jazz & Indian Music's Intersections at Chan Centre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia (UBC) presents Crosscurrents, a collaboration by virtuoso musicians Zakir Hussain and Dave Holland on October 28 at 8pm in the Chan Shun Concert Hall. Hussain, the world's foremost tabla master, joins forces with Holland bandleader, composer, and 2017 NEA Jazz Master bassist alongside a stellar quintet including saxophonist Chris Potter and vocalist Shankar Mahadevan. Together, the ensemble will explore the fascinating artistic intersections between jazz and Indian music, and bridge two genres seemingly worlds apart.

The Stray Cats' LEE ROCKER to Perform at Patchogue Theatre, 10/14 Photo The Stray Cats' LEE ROCKER to Perform at Patchogue Theatre, 10/14
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts (PTPA) is proud to present Long Island's own Lee Rocker of the Stray Cats on Saturday, Oct. 14 at 8 p.m. Lee Rocker and the Stray Cats sold more than 10 million records, garnered an astounding 23 gold and platinum records worldwide, and were music video pioneers of MTV. The Stray Cat's worldwide mega hits Stray Cat Strut, Sexy and Seventeen and Rock this Town have become a part of the fabric of rock and roll. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has included Rock this Town as one of the 500 most important songs in rock.

Scott Alan, Santino Fontana, Lea DeLaria and More Set for Birdland This October Photo Scott Alan, Santino Fontana, Lea DeLaria and More Set for Birdland This October
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its October 2017 lineup, featuring Ron Carter's Great Big Band, Quartet and Golden Striker Trio, Lea DeLaria with Special Guests, Miss Coco Peru, Frank Perowsky Jazz Orchestra, Santino Fontana, Kurt Elling, Rolando Morales-Matos, Veronica Swift, Jim Caruso's Cast Party, and more. Scroll down for details!

Pharoah Sanders and More Coming Up This Month at Birdland Photo Pharoah Sanders and More Coming Up This Month at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its lineup for September 25-October 1, featuring Pharoah Sanders, Marcello Pellitteri in A Benefit for the Veronica Pellitteri, Wayne Tucker and The Bad Motha's, and more. Scroll down for details!

Coltrane Revisited, Jessica Molaskey and More Coming Up This Month at Birdland Photo Coltrane Revisited, Jessica Molaskey and More Coming Up This Month at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its lineup for September 18-September 24, featuring Coltrane Revisited with Eric Alexander, Jaleel Shaw, Steve Kuhn, Lonnie Plaxico, and Steve Smith, Gabrielle Stravelli, Jessica Molaskey, and more. Scroll down for details!

Music Of Legend Roy Orbison Comes To Manchester Palace Theatre Photo Music Of Legend Roy Orbison Comes To Manchester Palace Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Widely recognised as one of the world's leading tributes to music legend Roy Orbison, Barry Steele comes to Manchester Palace Theatre on Friday 6 October with Barry Steele and Friends: The Roy Orbison Story.

David Bromberg to Perform in Concert at Town Hall with Bettye Lavette Photo David Bromberg to Perform in Concert at Town Hall with Bettye Lavette
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

A musician's musician, master of the guitar, the mandolin, the fiddle and several other stringed instruments, David Bromberg is a one-of-a-kind figure in popular music.

Melissa Aldana and More Coming Up This Month at Birdland Photo Melissa Aldana and More Coming Up This Month at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2017

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its lineup for September 11-September 17, featuring Melissa Aldana, Arturo O'Farrill, David DeJesus, and more. Scroll down for details!

AMERICAN IDOL's Bo Bice Signs on as Producer of The Ventures Documentary Photo AMERICAN IDOL's Bo Bice Signs on as Producer of The Ventures Documentary
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2017

Musician Bo Bice agreed last week to become producer of the long awaited documentary about The Ventures, the instrumental rock band that influenced Elton John to Blondie and Peter Frampton to George Harrison.

Annie Lennox, Forest Whitaker and More Line Up for Global Citizen Week Photo Annie Lennox, Forest Whitaker and More Line Up for Global Citizen Week
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Global Citizen today announced Global Citizen Week, a series of events that will culminate with the 2017 Global Citizen Festival in New York City's Central Park.

BEATLEMANIA on Tour Set To Sweep Australia Photo BEATLEMANIA on Tour Set To Sweep Australia
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

The international hit tribute show, Beatlemania on Tour, will see audiences relive the heyday of one of the world's favourite pop acts when it rolls out across Australia from 27th September to 28th October 2017.

Stephanie Miller's SEXY LIBERAL RESISTANCE Tour Makes a Stop in Chicago Photo Stephanie Miller's SEXY LIBERAL RESISTANCE Tour Makes a Stop in Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Ridicule, satire and comedy have always been one of the most important elements of political protest, and as a result, Stephanie Miller's Sexy Liberal Resistance Tour makes a stop in Chicago at the Athenaeum Theatre, 2136 N. Southport Ave., Saturday, Oct. 14 at 8 p.m.  The tour, featuring Stephanie Miller, John Fugelsang, Frangela and special guest United States Representative Jan Schakowsky, hears the cries of America and stands with all Americans protecting our rights and demanding our government act for the benefit of us all.   The Sexy Liberal Resistance Tour is a show for every American who's uneasy with putting a landlord with a reality show in charge of fighting ISIS.  Tickets for the Sexy Liberal Resistance Tour range from $52 - $92 and may be purchased at SexyLiberal.com. Tickets to the performance that includes a VIP meet and greet reception following the performance are $150. 

Stephanie Miller's SEXY LIBERAL RESISTANCE TOUR to Stop at Athenaeum Theatre Photo Stephanie Miller's SEXY LIBERAL RESISTANCE TOUR to Stop at Athenaeum Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Ridicule, satire and comedy have always been one of the most important elements of political protest, and as a result, Stephanie Miller's Sexy Liberal Resistance Tour makes a stop in Chicago at the Athenaeum Theatre, 2136 N. Southport Ave., Saturday, Oct. 14 at 8 p.m. 

Beth Leavel and Chad Kimball with Frank DiLella and More Coming Up at Birdland Photo Beth Leavel and Chad Kimball with Frank DiLella and More Coming Up at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its lineup for August 21-August 27, featuring Benny Green Trio, Lorin Cohen, Michelle Lordi, and more. Scroll down for details!

Daniel Reichard, Count Basie Orchestra and More Slated for August at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2017

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its August 2017 lineup, featuring The Birdland Big Band, John Pizzarelli, Borislav Strulev, The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra, Benny Green Trio, Michelle Lordi, Charlie Parker Birthday Celebration, Jim Caruso's Cast Party, and more. Scroll down for details!

Birdland presents the Birdland Big Band and More Week of 7/31
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2017

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its schedule for July 31-August 6, including The Birdland Big Band, Tom Tallitsch, Natalie Douglas, and more! Birdland will kick-off their great week of programming with the following acts:

Veronika Part To Give Final Performance With American Ballet Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 4, 2017

Veronika Part, a Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre since 2009, will retire from the Company on the final day of the 2017 Spring season at the Metropolitan Opera House.

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