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Heart's Nancy Wilson Joins HARDCORE HUMANISM WITH DR. MIKE Photo Heart's Nancy Wilson Joins HARDCORE HUMANISM WITH DR. MIKE
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 4, 2021

On The Hardcore Humanism Podcast, Dr. Mike talks with musicians about their mental health and personal development to inspire others and offer lessons about how to lead an authentic and purpose-driven life. 

Photo Flash: Wayne Brady Hosts Special Edition Of MPTF's 'Night Before' Event Photo Photo Flash: Wayne Brady Hosts Special Edition Of MPTF's 'Night Before' Event
by Stephi Wild - Apr 25, 2021

Last night, MPTF (Motion Picture & Television Fund) hosted the 19th¬†annual ‚ÄúNight Before‚ÄĚ party, reimagined as a special virtual edition.¬†¬†Hosted by Wayne Brady, the evening raised nearly $2 million, which will be used to support those in the industry who benefit from MPTF‚Äôs charitable programs and services, especially during this unprecedented time.¬†

Linda Perry Releases Music For The First Time in 15 Years Photo Linda Perry Releases Music For The First Time in 15 Years
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 25, 2021

Perry, best known for her groundbreaking song-writing career for artists such as Pink, Adelle, Christina Aguilera, etc. has now set her sights on film and tv lending her musical prowess to two significant documentaries.   

Cindy Alexander Releases New Single 'Broken But Beloved' Photo Cindy Alexander Releases New Single 'Broken But Beloved'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 10, 2021

Cindy’s dear friend and touring buddy, Michael Bacon (one-half of the Bacon Brothers and award-winning composer) contributed cello from his studio in New York. After recording his part, he sent Cindy a note, in which she found the title of her new record:

Cindy Alexander Announces Release of Her Tenth Studio Album Photo Cindy Alexander Announces Release of Her Tenth Studio Album
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 19, 2021

While the Angels Sigh, set for release on April 23, 2021, is at once a musical affirmation of personal power and grace, and an acceptance of human weakness and fallibility.¬†Cindy¬†has written a songbook for the ‚Äúsandwich generation,‚ÄĚ with wisdom for millennials, and gratitude to the generations that came before her.

Shulman Smith Releases 'Mineral King' Photo Shulman Smith Releases 'Mineral King'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 16, 2021

Filmed on land that was badly damaged by the wildfires of 2020, Smith intends to raise awareness for the park and the challenges it faces.

Duran Duran Pays Tribute to David Bowie With 'Five Years' Cover Photo Duran Duran Pays Tribute to David Bowie With 'Five Years' Cover
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 8, 2021

Today, internationally acclaimed, multi-platinum and award-winning pop legends Duran Duran kick-off their 2021 40th anniversary celebrations by going back to where it all began for them, with a stunning stand-alone cover of David Bowie's timeless classic, 'Five Years.'

Lena Hall, Michael C. Hall, Adam Lambert to Perform During 'A Bowie Celebration: Just Photo Lena Hall, Michael C. Hall, Adam Lambert to Perform During 'A Bowie Celebration: Just For One Day!'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 6, 2021

Tony-winner Lena Hall, Michael C. Hall, Adam Lambert, and more will honor the late, great David Bowie in a global streaming event this Friday, January 8th.

Van Wezel Announces CABARET BY THE BAY, BAY PARK YOGA and Additional Virtual Programm Photo Van Wezel Announces CABARET BY THE BAY, BAY PARK YOGA and Additional Virtual Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2020

The Van Wezel has announced all new Cabaret by the Bay dates, starring jazz vocalist Whitney James! Bay Park Yoga begins this weekend, free of charge on the lawn, and continues through December.

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for DUTCH Photo VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for DUTCH
by Stage Tube - Nov 10, 2020

Imani Motion Pictures has released the brand new trailer for the urban lit cult classic DUTCH, based on the first book of an epic trilogy by Teri Woods. 

Ballet BC Introduces Kevin John Fitzgerald as Filmmaker in Residence Photo Ballet BC Introduces Kevin John Fitzgerald as Filmmaker in Residence
by Stephi Wild - Nov 2, 2020

Ballet BC has introduced a filmmaker in residence, Kevin John Fitzgerald.

Celebrities Across The Country Turn out for MyGood Photo Celebrities Across The Country Turn out for MyGood
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 27, 2020

This past Saturday, October 24, Grammy Award-winning vocalist Macy Gray hosted the inaugural Halloween Bingo Bash charity event.

Xander Marsden Shares 'Town Sleep' Video Photo Xander Marsden Shares 'Town Sleep' Video
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 6, 2020

California based singer-songwriter, Xander Marsden shares the video for his new song, ‚ÄúTown Sleep‚ÄĚ available on Friday, pre-save here.¬†

The Dance Rising Collective Presents DANCE RISING: NYC Photo The Dance Rising Collective Presents DANCE RISING: NYC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 24, 2020

The Dance Rising Collective, a new collective of artists and administrators created in partnership with Kinesis Project dance theatre, The Field as fiscal sponsor and advised by Lucy Sexton of New Yorkers for Culture & Arts, presents Dance Rising: NYC, a hyper-local dance out across all five boroughs October 1 and 3 from 5:00-5:30pm.

Jason Taylor Releases New Single 'Feelin' Me' Alongside Remastered EP CREATION CREATO Photo Jason Taylor Releases New Single 'Feelin' Me' Alongside Remastered EP CREATION CREATOR
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2020

Los Angeles--based, New York-raised singer, songwriter, and guitarist Jason Taylor has released his new single 'Feelin' Me' and the remastered, re-released version of his 'Creation Creator' EP through Mi5/UMG.

Pianist/Composer Lafayette Gilchrist and Percussionist Kevin Pinder Present 'Percussi Photo Pianist/Composer Lafayette Gilchrist and Percussionist Kevin Pinder Present 'Percussion Discussion 2'
by Stephi Wild - Aug 30, 2020

Acclaimed pianist and composer Lafayette Gilchrist and percussionist Kevin Pinder will present Percussion Discussion 2 on Monday, August 31 at 7 p.m. EDT. The livestream event is the second installment in a new series hosted by An Die Musik Live.

Lafayette Gilchrist and David Murray to Perform Village Vanguard Livestream Concerts Photo Lafayette Gilchrist and David Murray to Perform Village Vanguard Livestream Concerts
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 24, 2020

Pianist/composer Lafayette Gilchrist and saxophonist David Murray perform livestream duo concerts, Friday & Saturday, August 28a?'29 at the Village Vanguard.

American Black Film Festival Announces Film Slate For 2020 Virtual Festival Photo American Black Film Festival Announces Film Slate For 2020 Virtual Festival
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 23, 2020

With a record number of entries, ABFF Ventures LLC., today revealed its slate of films in competition for the 24th annual American Black Film Festival (ABFF) scheduled to take place online August 21-30th at abff.com.

Pentacle Co-Curates Dance At The Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Starting July 14 Photo Pentacle Co-Curates Dance At The Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Starting July 14
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 13, 2020

While the Garden remains closed, we are sharing special performances by artists whose work connects plants, people, and the planet. In a time when we cannot gather together in the Garden, we are grateful to bring the voices and work of these artists to you virtually.

Pentacle Curates Dance At The Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Starting July 14 Photo Pentacle Curates Dance At The Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Starting July 14
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 6, 2020

While the Garden remains closed, we are sharing special performances by artists whose work connects plants, people, and the planet. In a time when we cannot gather together in the Garden, we are grateful to bring the voices and work of these artists to you virtually.

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