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Wolf Trap Announces Full Capacity Shows - Harry Connick Jr., Train, Straight No Chase Photo Wolf Trap Announces Full Capacity Shows - Harry Connick Jr., Train, Straight No Chaser, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2021

Newly announced shows include Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit with Waxahatchee; Harry Connick Jr.; Indigo Girls with Ani DiFranco; Train with Vertical Horizon; Straight No Chaser; Lindsey Stirling; Pink Martini featuring China Forbes; Renée Fleming with the National Symphony Orchestra; and Yacht Rock Revue.

Kokomo Performing Arts Pavilion Announces 2021 Lineup Of Jazz, Classical & More Photo Kokomo Performing Arts Pavilion Announces 2021 Lineup Of Jazz, Classical & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2021

The City of Kokomo will present its 2021 free admission summer concert series at the Kokomo Performing Arts Pavilion at Foster Park in downtown Kokomo. This year's lineup offers a little bit of something for everyone, with performances from the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, JD McPherson, Max Weinberg's Jukebox, and more.

Wolf Trap Announces 50th Anniversary Season Photo Wolf Trap Announces 50th Anniversary Season
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2021

Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts announces plans to  welcome audiences back with its first set of concerts for summer. Re-emerging from a one-year pandemic closure of the Filene Center and Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods, Wolf Trap will celebrate the 50th anniversary season at Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts with its first live music performances since December 2019.

The Broad Stage to Present MUSIC MORNINGS Photo The Broad Stage to Present MUSIC MORNINGS
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 9, 2020

The Reverend Shawn Amos delivering his message of joyful blues, bassist Jennifer Leitham, and saxophonist Mindi Abair are featured in a living room recital on The Broad Stage presents The Broad Stage Music Mornings, a new, recurring program featuring live performances from intimate rooms.  

City Winery Launches New Concert Series 'Open to the Future' Photo City Winery Launches New Concert Series 'Open to the Future'
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 27, 2020

City Winery, the long-running music venue, winery, and restaurant concept with locations in New York, Chicago, Nashville, Atlanta, Boston, Washington D.C., Philadelphia, and Hudson Valley, has announced their first new shows since COVID-19 changed the face of live entertainment overnight.

The Weeklings To Release New LP 3 Photo The Weeklings To Release New LP 3
by Kaitlin Milligan - Dec 17, 2019

Don't let¬†The Weeklings¬†fool you, spawned in Asbury Park, NJ, the foursome have become an impressive rock 'n' roll ensemble, at once classic but thoroughly up to the moment. The Weeklings will release the new studio album,¬†3¬†on¬†January 17¬†via¬†Marty Scott's legendary indie¬†Jem Records.¬†Today, they share the video for¬†‚ÄúI Want You Again‚ÄĚ, evoking the 60's era of jangling guitars, winsome harmonies, and indelible melodies. Watch below!

Tickets on Sale Tomorrow For LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2020 Photo Tickets on Sale Tomorrow For LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2020
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 8, 2019

The goal of reaching the $6 million mark in its ongoing battle against Parkinson's disease starts officially getting more reachable SATURDAY (Nov. 9) AT NOON, when tickets go on sale for LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2020: THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY.

The Paley Center for Media Announces Additions to Fall 2019 PaleyLive NY Season Photo The Paley Center for Media Announces Additions to Fall 2019 PaleyLive NY Season
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 25, 2019

The Paley Center for Media today announced additional selections to its Fall 2019 PaleyLive NY season: And in the End: The Beatles Fifty Years Later and The Power of Political Satire on TV.

R&B Artist Dwele, Chicago's Katie Kadan And More Annoounced At City Winery Chicago Photo R&B Artist Dwele, Chicago's Katie Kadan And More Annoounced At City Winery Chicago
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 20, 2019

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces R&B artist Dwele and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Friday, August 23 at noon. All tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago.

Steven Van Zandt's Two-Volume LILLYHAMMER Score Out Today Photo Steven Van Zandt's Two-Volume LILLYHAMMER Score Out Today
by Tori Hartshorn - Jul 12, 2019

For his starring role in Netflix's groundbreaking first original series, 'Lilyhammer,' actormusician Steven Van Zandt explored uncharted waters as a New York mobster who flees to Norway under the witness protection program. In addition to acting in, co-writing and co-producing the acclaimed show as well as directing the final episode, the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer also scored the music for most of the three seasons, where just like his character, the musician best known as Little Steven of Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band and an accomplished solo artist who helped pioneer the rock-meets-soul sound, also delved into some terrain foreign to him: the worlds of New York jazz and Norwegian folk music.

Little Steven Shares Songs From LILYHAMMER Score Photo Little Steven Shares Songs From LILYHAMMER Score
by Tori Hartshorn - Jun 26, 2019

As Little Steven gets ready to embark on his North American Summer Of Sorcery tour in support of the recently released new album, the ever-prolific Rock and Roll Hall Of Famer is excited to share two more songs from his forthcoming score for 'Lilyhammer,' Netflix's first-ever series that actormusician Steven Van Zandt starred in, co-wrote and co-produced from 2012-2014. The swinging jazz tune, 'Lilyhammer Nocturne (Theme From Lilyhammer),' and the bluesy rocker 'Espresso Martini,' showcase the diversity and eclecticism found on the two corresponding volumes of the 'Lilyhammer' score which will be released for the first time on July 12 via Wicked CoolUMe as two separate albums: Volume 1: Jazz and Volume 2: Folk, Rock, Rio, Bits And Pieces. 

Steven Van Zandt To Release LILYHAMMER Soundtracks Photo Steven Van Zandt To Release LILYHAMMER Soundtracks
by Tori Hartshorn - May 24, 2019

For his starring role in Netflix's groundbreaking first original series, Lilyhammer, actor/musician Steven Van Zandt explored uncharted waters as a New York mobster who flees to Norway under the witness protection program. In addition to acting in, co-writing and co-producing the acclaimed show, the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer also scored the music for most of the three seasons, where just like his character, the musician best known as Little Steven of Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band and an accomplished solo artist who helped pioneer the rock-meets-soul sound, also delved into some terrain foreign to him: the worlds of New York jazz and Norwegian folk music.

CANNED HEAT Added To Bethel Woods Event Gallery Line-up Photo CANNED HEAT Added To Bethel Woods Event Gallery Line-up
by Stephi Wild - May 14, 2019

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, the nonprofit cultural center located at the site of the 1969 Woodstock festival in Bethel, N.Y., will welcome Woodstock alumni Canned Heat on Friday, September 13th and Max Weinberg's Jukebox on November 24th. Both shows will take place in the intimate, indoor Event Gallery. Reserved seating tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, May 17th at 10:00 AM at www.BethelWoodsCenter.org, www.Ticketmaster.com, Ticketmaster outlets, or by phone at 1.800.745.3000.

Patti LuPone Will Play The Berkshires This Summer Photo Patti LuPone Will Play The Berkshires This Summer
by Alan Henry - Apr 25, 2019

 The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center will present Broadway legend Patti LuPone on Saturday, July 20 at 8:00pm, and The Fab Faux performing a celebration of the 50th anniversary of Abbey Road on Friday, August 2 at 8:00pm. Tickets go on sale to Mahaiwe members on Thursday, December 20 and to the general public on Friday, December 28. Mahaiwe members enjoy ticket discounts, early ordering privileges, and other perks for a full 12 months. Memberships start at $75 ($35 for those 30 and under) and contributions can be made at the box office or online.

The Empress Theatre Presents Mindi Abair And The Boneshakers Photo The Empress Theatre Presents Mindi Abair And The Boneshakers
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 18, 2018

One of the most recognized and sought-after saxophonists/vocalists, two-time GRAMMY nominee Mindi Abair has been electrifying audiences with her dynamic live performances and utter command of the saxophone since her debut album in 2000. No one since Junior Walker has brought saxophone and vocals in one package to the forefront of modern music, with a raucous tone and dynamic stage presence. She has garnered ten #1 radio hits, six Top 5 solo records and two #1 spots on the Billboard album charts. In 2014, Mindi received her first GRAMMY nomination in the Best Pop Instrumental Album category, followed by a 2015 GRAMMY nomination for Best Contemporary Instrumental Album for her solo LP Wild Heart featuring Gregg Allman, Joe Perry, Trombone Shorty, Booker T. Jones, Keb' Mo', and Max Weinberg.

We Need A Little Christmas! Dave Koz And Friends CHRISTMAS TOUR 2018 Comes To The McC Photo We Need A Little Christmas! Dave Koz And Friends CHRISTMAS TOUR 2018 Comes To The McCallum.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2018

The McCallum Theatre presents Dave Koz & Friends 'Christmas Tour 2018' today, December 18, at 8:00pm as part of the Fitz's Jazz Cafe at the McCallum series. A holiday tradition returns to the McCallum as Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Tour 2018 brings together a magical combination of musicians to celebrate this special season. Celebrated saxophonist Koz will be joined by special guests Mindi Abair, Jonathan Butler and Keiko Matsui performing their hits and jamming on fresh, lively arrangements of seasonal favorites in a high-energy show for the entire family. 

We Need A Little Christmas! Dave Koz And Friends CHRISTMAS TOUR 2018 Comes To The McC Photo We Need A Little Christmas! Dave Koz And Friends CHRISTMAS TOUR 2018 Comes To The McCallum.
by David Green - Dec 3, 2018

The McCallum Theatre presents Dave Koz & Friends 'Christmas Tour 2018' on Tuesday, December 18, at 8:00pm as part of the Fitz's Jazz Cafe at the McCallum series. A holiday tradition returns to the McCallum as Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Tour 2018 brings together a magical combination of musicians to celebrate this special season. Celebrated saxophonist Koz will be joined by special guests Mindi Abair, Jonathan Butler and Keiko Matsui performing their hits and jamming on fresh, lively arrangements of seasonal favorites in a high-energy show for the entire family. 

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Announces 365 Live Photo Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Announces 365 Live
by Macon Prickett - Jun 19, 2018

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City is set to launch 365 Live - live performances for 365 days a year - during its opening week and will become the driving force behind live entertainment in Atlantic City. Boasting five performance stages in addition to Hard Rock Live at Etess Arena and Sound Waves, with a minimum of 50 live performances per week through August, 365 Live will feature performers from American Idol, The Voice and America's Got Talent, Grammy Award Winners, comedians and even National Touring acts - with more than 70% of performers flown in from around the country.

White Eagle Hall Celebrates One Year Reopening Anniversary with Free Concert Photo White Eagle Hall Celebrates One Year Reopening Anniversary with Free Concert
by Macon Prickett - Apr 19, 2018

White Eagle Hall reopened on May 5th of 2017 as a fully restored concert hall and theater, changing the New Jersey/New York music scene and enhancing Jersey City's growing reputation as cultural destination. ¬†To celebrate its first anniversary, the venue hosts a free concert featuring some of the best of New Jersey rock ‚Äď Rye Coalition, Will Wood & the Tapeworms, Rock & Roll High Fives and Long Neck ‚Äď on Saturday May 5th 2018.

BWW REVIEWS: Columbus Concert Offers a Homecoming of 
Sorts for Jukes' Kazee Photo BWW REVIEWS: Columbus Concert Offers a Homecoming of Sorts for Jukes' Kazee
by Paul Batterson - Mar 12, 2018

Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes closed out the regular set with a blazing rendition of their standard 'I Don't Wanna Go Home' at the band's March 9 appearance at the Southern Theatre (5115 21st E Main St in Downtown Columbus). However, pianist Jeff Kazee appeared to be very glad to return to one of the touchstone places in his career.

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