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BWW Review: ADELAIDE CABARET FESTIVAL 2019: UTE LEMPER - RENDEZVOUS WITH MARLENE at Thebarton TheatreBWW Review: ADELAIDE CABARET FESTIVAL 2019: UTE LEMPER - RENDEZVOUS WITH MARLENE at Thebarton Theatre
by Barry Lenny - Jun 10, 2019

It was all too quickly over, but the audience would have stayed all night. (more...)

BWW Review: UTE LEMPER: RENDEZVOUS WITH MARLENE, Arcola TheatreBWW Review: UTE LEMPER: RENDEZVOUS WITH MARLENE, Arcola Theatre
by Gary Naylor - May 16, 2019

Ute Lemper: Rendezvous with Marlene sees a living legend portraying a now lost legend - up close and personal and a privilege to see. (more...)

'Woody Guthrie All-Star Tribute Concert 1970' Comes to DVD'Woody Guthrie All-Star Tribute Concert 1970' Comes to DVD
by TV News Desk - May 9, 2019

This All-Star Tribute Concert 1970 celebrates the life and work of the legendary folk singer and songwriter Woody Guthrie, whose songs have become part of the bedrock of American life. Three years after Guthrie died of Huntington's disease in 1967, the California chapter of the Committee to Combat Huntington's Disease, now known as the Hereditary Disease Foundation, helped stage this concert at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles to raise funds for Huntington's research. (more...)

John Prine and Steve Earle & The Dukes To Headline Sixth Annual Rockland Bergen Music FestivalJohn Prine and Steve Earle & The Dukes To Headline Sixth Annual Rockland Bergen Music Festival
by TV News Desk - May 6, 2019

Presented by New Jersey/New York fixture Joe D'Urso and Halmar International, the 6th annual Rockland-Bergen Music Festival kicks off on Wednesday, June 19 at Levity Live in West Nyack, NY with the Rockland County Music Awards. For the first time in its history the festival will span five days and four music venues, featuring headlining sets from Steve Earle & The Dukes and American songwriting legend John Prine at German Masonic Park in Tappan, NY on Saturday, June 22 and Sunday, June 23 respectively. This will serve as Prine's only metro-area performance of the summer. (more...)

Light In The Attic to Reissue Sachiko Kanenobu's Debut Album 'Misora'Light In The Attic to Reissue Sachiko Kanenobu's Debut Album 'Misora'
by TV News Desk - Apr 23, 2019

Light In The Attic's Japan Archival Series continues withSachiko Kanenobu's Misora, a timeless classic of intricate finger-picking, gently soaring melodies and rustic Laurel Canyon mysticism, produced by Haruomi Hosono and originally released in 1972 on URC (Underground Record Club), one of Japan's first independent record labels. One of the most beloved works to come out of Japan's 1960s-70s folk and rock scene, Light In The Attic's forthcoming reissue marks the first time that Misora will be available physically in the United States. (more...)

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...)

D.O.A.'s 1978  LP/CD To Be Released 5/3D.O.A.'s 1978 LP/CD To Be Released 5/3
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2019

D.O.A. '1978' is a 21 track collection of unreleased demos, rare tracks, and early singles from Canada's punk pioneers. Joey Shithead Keithley went deep into the Sudden Death vault and came up with some super exciting and raw punk rock.  (more...)

Schimmel Center At Pace University Presents The First Annual CROSSING BRIDGES MUSIC FESTSchimmel Center At Pace University Presents The First Annual CROSSING BRIDGES MUSIC FEST
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2019

Schimmel Center at Pace University presents the first annual Crossing Bridges Music Fest, with performances on Friday, May 10 at 7:30pm and Saturday, May 11 7:30pm. In its inaugural year, this weekend-long festival celebrates the best of traditional and modern Americana with a lineup of performers ranging from contemporary singer-songwriters to legacy artists and those who defy categorization. The festival seeks to bridge generations and music, to bring together an eclectic group of performers for an amazing weekend of music. (more...)

Schimmel Center At Pace University Presents The First Annual Crossing Bridges Music Fest - 5/10-11Schimmel Center At Pace University Presents The First Annual Crossing Bridges Music Fest - 5/10-11
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2019

Schimmel Center at Pace University presents the first annual Crossing Bridges Music Fest, with performances on Friday, May 10 at 7:30pm and Saturday, May 11 7:30pm. In its inaugural year, this weekend-long festival celebrates the best of traditional and modern Americana with a lineup of performers ranging from contemporary singer-songwriters to legacy artists and those who defy categorization. The festival seeks to bridge generations and music, to bring together an eclectic group of performers for an amazing weekend of music.  (more...)

Folksinger Michael Johnathon Releases New Album, DAZED & CONFUZEDFolksinger Michael Johnathon Releases New Album, DAZED & CONFUZED
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2019

Folksinger Michael Johnathon isn't nearly as 'Dazed & Confuzed' as the title of his new album from PoetMan Records suggests. He knows exactly what he thinks and is eager to share his opinion with anyone who will listen. (more...)

Theatricum Botanicum Announces 2019 Summer Season Outdoors in TopangaTheatricum Botanicum Announces 2019 Summer Season Outdoors in Topanga
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2019

Spring has sprung, andWill Geer's Theatricum Botanicum is thrilled to announce its annual summer line-up of theater, music and performance in its unique and stunning outdoor setting in Topanga. The Summer 2019 Season will include six plays opening in rapid succession and performed in repertory throughout the summer, along with a host of satellite events. (more...)

 Kronos Presents Kronos Festival May 2019 Kronos Presents Kronos Festival May 2019
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2019

The San Francisco-based Kronos Quartet/Kronos Performing Arts Association(KPAA) is pleased to present Kronos Festival 2019, Kronos' fifth annual, three-day music festival, at SFJAZZ Center on May 30-June 1. Kronos Festival 2019 will highlight the voices of singers, storytellers, and activists over three evening concerts, a Saturday morning family concert and Kronos Labs, free public events that are new this year. Kronos has long collaborated with vocal artists, including in its recent Grammy Award­-winning album Landfall (Nonesuch Records) with Laurie Anderson and its new album Placeless (Kirkelig Kulturverksted) with Iranian singers Mahsa and Marjan Vahdat. (more...)

BWW Review: DIETRICH: NATURAL DUTY " ADELAIDE FRINGE 2019 at Noel Lothian Hall, Adelaide Botanic GardensBWW Review: DIETRICH: NATURAL DUTY " ADELAIDE FRINGE 2019 at Noel Lothian Hall, Adelaide Botanic Gardens
by Barry Lenny - Feb 22, 2019

Dietrich: Natural Duty, created and performed by Peter Groom, is a must-see. (more...)

Judy Collins Performs at Raue Center For The ArtsJudy Collins Performs at Raue Center For The Arts
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2019

Raue Center For The Arts welcomes award-winning singer-songwriter Judy Collins to the stage in 2019! The esteemed musician will bring her imaginative interpretations of traditional and contemporary folk standards and her own poetically poignant original compositions to downtown Crystal Lake at 7 p.m. on February 16, 2019. (more...)

THIRTEEN's American Masters Presents the Story of Pioneering Feminist Singer-Activist Holly Near 3/1THIRTEEN's American Masters Presents the Story of Pioneering Feminist Singer-Activist Holly Near 3/1
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

An outspoken political activist and singer-songwriter, Holly Near's music and life story illustrate how song can have the power to send a clarion call and influence the course of social justice – from the lesbian and women's movements to anti-war efforts and the fight to give South American women a voice. American Masters – Holly Near: Singing for Our Lives explores how the activist-artist provided an inspiring soundtrack to nearly a half-century of global and local struggles for equality and change. Directed by four-time Emmy Award-winner Jim Brown (American Masters — The Highwaymen: Friends Til The End, American Masters – Pete Seeger: The Power of Song), the documentary premieres nationwide Friday, March 1 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) in honor of Women's History Month and will be available to stream the following day via pbs.org/americanmasters and PBS apps. (more...)

Judy Collins To Take The Stage July 20 In Stowe!Judy Collins To Take The Stage July 20 In Stowe!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2019

Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center and the Spruce Peak Resort Association are delighted to announce that Judy Collins is coming to Stowe!  The modern day Renaissance woman will perform on Saturday, July 20 at 7pm.  (more...)

Judy Collins Performs at Raue Center For The ArtsJudy Collins Performs at Raue Center For The Arts
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2019

Raue Center For The Arts welcomes award-winning singer-songwriter Judy Collins to the stage in 2019! The esteemed musician will bring her imaginative interpretations of traditional and contemporary folk standards and her own poetically poignant original compositions to downtown Crystal Lake at 7 p.m. on February 16, 2019. (more...)

American Masters Explores The Life And Music Of Singer-Activist Holly Near In Honor Of Women's History MonthAmerican Masters Explores The Life And Music Of Singer-Activist Holly Near In Honor Of Women's History Month
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2019

An outspoken political activist and singer-songwriter, Holly Near's music and life story illustrate how song can have the power to send a clarion call and influence the course of social justice - from the lesbian and women's movements to anti-war efforts and the fight to give South American women a voice. American Masters - Holly Near: Singing for Our Lives explores how the activist-artist provided an inspiring soundtrack to nearly a half-century of global and local struggles for equality and change. Directed by four-time Emmy Award-winner Jim Brown (American Masters - The Highwaymen: Friends Til The End, American Masters - Pete Seeger: The Power of Song), the documentary premieres nationwide Friday, March 1 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) in honor of Women's History Month and will be available to stream the following day via pbs.org/americanmasters and PBS apps. (more...)

BWW Interview: Out Tonight with RENT's Daphne Rubin-Vega on Her New Web Series TUESDAY NIGHTS and the Legacy of RENT!BWW Interview: Out Tonight with RENT's Daphne Rubin-Vega on Her New Web Series TUESDAY NIGHTS and the Legacy of RENT!
by Paul Smith - Jan 26, 2019

What happens when you have many career defining moments and leave your mark on many pieces of art? You get Daphne Rubin-Vega. (more...)

February At 92Y: Juilliard Quartet + Marc-Andr Hamelin; Behzod Abdumairov, Horszowski Trio In 92Y Debuts + Much MoreFebruary At 92Y: Juilliard Quartet + Marc-Andr Hamelin; Behzod Abdumairov, Horszowski Trio In 92Y Debuts + Much More
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2019

February brings a stellar collaboration and two exciting debuts to 92Y's Tisch Center for the Arts. From repertoire staples to new works and rarities (Kurt g, Wuorinen, Orb n), there's much to appreciate warm music for a cold month. (more...)

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