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Ellis Paul New Year's Eve Show At Club Passim Continues With Live Stream Photo Ellis Paul New Year's Eve Show At Club Passim Continues With Live Stream
by Stephi Wild - Dec 24, 2020

Ellis Paul will keep his New Year's tradition going with yet another night of music to ring in 2021 with Club Passim.

Tracy Lawrence Releases New Album MADE IN AMERICA Photo Tracy Lawrence Releases New Album MADE IN AMERICA
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 16, 2019

Country music legend, Tracy Lawrence, releases his first original studio album in six years with the prideful, Made In America, available on all streaming and download services today, Friday, August 16th. The country star has been a driving force in the music industry for over 25 years and is a mainstay with traditional and contemporary country fans alike with Made In America certainly keeping pace.

BWW Review: BLACK HOLE WEDDING at New York Music Festival Photo BWW Review: BLACK HOLE WEDDING at New York Music Festival
by Derek McCracken - Jul 19, 2019

Technically, the silver lining of the black hole trash compactor featured in Black Hole Wedding is that whatever it doesn't suck in, it stretches out: a golf club, clothing, even a pom-pom shaking marketing director. Theatrically, this 'spaghettify' strategy also works well for the show itself, a campy eco-political satire with more than enough humorous and heartfelt songs and sight gags to keep its musical magnetic attraction strong for 100 minutes.

NYMF Production Of BLACK HOLE WEDDING To Donate All Proceeds To Renewable Energy Nonp Photo NYMF Production Of BLACK HOLE WEDDING To Donate All Proceeds To Renewable Energy Nonprofits
by Stephi Wild - Jul 8, 2019

Producers of Black Hole Wedding,which will make its off Broadway debut as part of the 2019 New York Musical Festival's Next Link Project, announced today that all proceeds from the sale of tickets for the engagement will be donated to renewable energy nonprofit organizations350.org and GRID Alternatives. In addition, a group of anonymous angel donors has agreed to match all funds raised by the production.

Steve Forbert To Bring Distinctive Folk-Rock To Helsinki Hudson Photo Steve Forbert To Bring Distinctive Folk-Rock To Helsinki Hudson
by Stephi Wild - Jun 27, 2019

Grammy Award-nominated folk-rock singer-songwriter Steve Forbert brings his band, the New Renditions, and his distinctive folk-rock sound to Club Helsinki Hudson on Thursday, July 18, at 8pm. Best known for hit songs 'Romeo's Tune' and 'Goin' Down to Laurel,' Forbert was touted as a 'new Dylan' when he burst upon the scene in downtown New York in the mid-1970s.

Country Music Mainstay, Tracy Lawrence, Proudly Honors American Determination and Res Photo Country Music Mainstay, Tracy Lawrence, Proudly Honors American Determination and Resiliency with His New Single
by Tori Hartshorn - May 24, 2019

Singer, songwriter and radio deejay,¬†Tracy Lawrence, has had an impressive country music career spanning over two decades and shows no signs of slowing down. OnFriday, May 24th, Lawrence is set to release his new single,¬†‚ÄúMade In America,‚Ä̬†as the title track off his upcoming 16th¬†studio album,¬†Made In America

Photo Flash: First Look At Flint Repertory Theatre's ASSASSINS Photo Photo Flash: First Look At Flint Repertory Theatre's ASSASSINS
by Julie Musbach - Nov 9, 2018

Flint Repertory Theatre presents "ASSASSINS," Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, Book by John Weidman, Based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Performances begin Friday November 9 and run through Sunday November 18. Tickets are now on sale.

Flint Rep Presents The Killer Musical, ASSASSINS Photo Flint Rep Presents The Killer Musical, ASSASSINS
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 30, 2018

Flint Repertory Theatre presents "ASSASSINS," Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, Book by John Weidman, Based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Performances begin Friday November 9 and run through Sunday November 18. Tickets are now on sale.  

New Fantasy Fiction Novel by Paul Nelson-Burning Bridges Along the... Photo New Fantasy Fiction Novel by Paul Nelson-Burning Bridges Along the...
by Robert Diamond - Oct 6, 2018

Paul Nelson Announces Fall and Winter Tour Dates Photo Paul Nelson Announces Fall and Winter Tour Dates
by Kaitlin Milligan - Sep 18, 2018

Being blues/rock icon Johnny Winter's hand-picked touring and recording guitarist is just one of the accolades held by Grammy-winning guitarist Paul Nelson who has also shared the world's stages and/or recorded alongside Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, Billy Gibbons, Slash, Warren Haynes, Derek Trucks, Vince Gill, Sonny Landreth, Ben Harper and the list goes on. With appearances on late night with David Letterman and Jimmy Kimmel, Nelson a blues hall of fame artist is known for his amazing tone and playing style by an ever growing legion of fans establishing him as one of today's leading modern guitar trendsetters. 

ARIZONA JUSTICE Exposes Corruption In AZ, Water Rights, Money Laundering & Murder Photo ARIZONA JUSTICE Exposes Corruption In AZ, Water Rights, Money Laundering & Murder
by Julie Musbach - Jul 24, 2018

'Arizona Justice,' written and performed by Katherine Brann Fredricks, is a Michael Moore/Spalding Gray style documentary expose of corruption in Arizona, involving Senator Barry Goldwater, land fraud, water rights, the mob, money laundering and murder between the 1960's and the early 2000's. Theater for the New City's Dream Up Festival will present the play's world premiere August 26 to September 5.   Adam Chisnall directs.

Virtuoso Blues/Rock Guitarist Paul Nelson Announces 2018 North American Tour Dates Photo Virtuoso Blues/Rock Guitarist Paul Nelson Announces 2018 North American Tour Dates
by Macon Prickett - Feb 22, 2018

Paul Nelson is recognized as one of today's most talented guitarists and live performers. Nelson not only has the distinction of being the hand-picked guitar protégé, bandmate and producer to legendary rock/blues icon Johnny Winter but he has toured the world over performing and or recording alongside an endless who's who list of top artists including Eric Clapton, Slash, Billy Gibbons, Ben Harper, Robben Ford, Vince Gill, Warren Haynes, Derek Trucks, James Cotton, Joe Perry, Susan Tedeschi, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, John Popper, Dr. John, Larry Carlton, Leslie West, Joe Bonamassa, Sonny Landreth, Dickey Betts to Joe Walsh and more... Paul will be touring the US & Canada this winter/spring 2018.

Southern Rockers OTIS To Tour Europe & US In Support Of New Album EYES OF THE SUN Photo Southern Rockers OTIS To Tour Europe & US In Support Of New Album EYES OF THE SUN
by Tori Hartshorn - Jan 25, 2018

From the American South, Kentucky, comes southern blues rock champions, OTIS, who released their critically acclaimed second album 'Eyes Of The Sun' on Purple Pyramid Records in September 2017. The album was Executive Produced by Grammy winning Blues/Rock guitar great Paul Nelson (Johnny Winter, PNB). Now in support of the release OTIS is hitting the road in Spring 2018!

Paul Nelson, Grammy Winning Guitar Virtuoso & Johnny Winter Protege Announce Tour Photo Paul Nelson, Grammy Winning Guitar Virtuoso & Johnny Winter Protege Announce Tour
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 6, 2017

Worldwide touring has always been a constant in his career. Nelson and his time with Winter was no different, performing and/or recording along side an array of today's top artists

Johnny Winter All Star Band Plays Lou's Blues Nightclub
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2017

The Brevard Music Group celebrates the legendary Blues Guitarist/Vocalist, JOHNNY WINTER with this tremendous tribute to Johnny's music.

Smithsonian Chnnel to Honor Late Princess Diana with Two New Specials
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 18, 2017

An enigmatic member of the British royal family, Princess Diana captured the hearts of millions worldwide in both her life and her death, and remains just as iconic today. On the 20th anniversary of her passing, Smithsonian Channel will honor the ‚ÄúPeople's Princess‚ÄĚ with an exclusive royal event commemorating the woman at the center of immense public fascination.

Oriente Lopez's New Musical OCCASION FOR SIN Begins Tonight at Planet Connections
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2017

A Jewish saint battles the Spanish Inquisition over the conquest of Peru in the new musical Occasion for Sin by Grammy Award winning composer Oriente Lopez.

Oriente Lopez's New Musical OCCASION FOR SIN to Play Planet Connections
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017

A Jewish saint battles the Spanish Inquisition over the conquest of Peru in the new musical Occasion for Sin by Grammy Award winning composer Oriente Lopez.

Asolo Rep Proudly Announces 2017-18 Board Officers and New Members
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 24, 2017

Asolo Repertory Theatre is proud to announce its 2017-18 Board officers and new members. Asolo Rep's 2017-18 season Board Officers are Dr. Larry Haspel, President, Ann Charters, Vice President/President Elect, Carole Crosby, Vice President, Sy Goldblatt, Vice President, Melanie Natarajan, Treasurer, and Kim Bleach, Secretary. New Board members include Mary Braxton-Joseph, Dennis Dirks, Giselle Huberman, Paul Nelson, Nikki Sedacca, and Marysue Wechsler. Earlier this year, Jaime DiDomenico (Cool Today) and Jules Price (Innovative Dining) were elected to the board. Mary Lou Winnick is the Board's Immediate Past President and continues her service as a board member.

Diana Rein, New D&A Guitar Gear Endorsee, Performing at NAMM
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 11, 2017

New D&A Guitar Gear endorsee Diana Rein performs at the 2017 NAMM Show, Saturday, January 21, at 2:00 pm (Hall B, Booth #5975).

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