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Date Of Birth:
September 06, 1943 (77)
Birth Place:
Cambridge, Cambridgshire, ENGLAND
Bio:
George Roger Waters is an English songwriter, singer, bassist, and composer. George Roger co-founded the rock band, Pink Floyd. Stage credits include The Off-Broadway production of The Exonerated. (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: September 06, 1943 (77)

Birth Place: Cambridge, Cambridgshire, ENGLAND

Bio:
George Roger Waters is an English songwriter, singer, bassist, and composer. George Roger co-founded the rock band, Pink Floyd. Stage credits include The Off-Broadway production of The Exonerated. (read complete bio)
Long Island Music Hall of Fame to Present New Year's Eve Best of the Awards Galas TV  Photo Long Island Music Hall of Fame to Present New Year's Eve Best of the Awards Galas TV Special
by TV News Desk - Dec 22, 2020

Long Island Music Hall of Fame (LIMHOF) announces its New Year’s Eve Best of the Awards Galas TV special.

John Prine's 'I Remember Everything' Nominated for Two GRAMMY Awards Photo John Prine's 'I Remember Everything' Nominated for Two GRAMMY Awards
by TV News Desk - Nov 24, 2020

John Prine’s last recorded song and first #1 single, “I Remember Everything,” is nominated in two categories at the 63rd GRAMMY Awards: Best American Roots Performance and Best American Roots Song.

LISTEN: Jodi Valentin Premieres New Single 'Hindsight' Photo LISTEN: Jodi Valentin Premieres New Single 'Hindsight'
by TV News Desk - Oct 15, 2020

Today, pop singer/songwriter Jodi Valentin premieres her new single “Hindsight”. Listen below.

Colin Macleod Shares Video for 'Old Soul' Photo Colin Macleod Shares Video for 'Old Soul'
by TV News Desk - Oct 5, 2020

Colin Macleod recently introduced his upcoming second album Hold Fast by sharing its lead single “Old Soul.”

Pink Floyd's 'Delicate Sound of Thunder' Restored & Remixed Released Nov. 20 Photo Pink Floyd's 'Delicate Sound of Thunder' Restored & Remixed Released Nov. 20
by TV News Desk - Sep 24, 2020

Warner Music [Sony Music outside Europe] today announced the upcoming release of Pink Floyd’s ‘Delicate Sound Of Thunder’ on Blu-ray, DVD, 2-CD, 3-disc vinyl and deluxe 4-disc edition with bonus tracks, on November 20, 2020.

VIDEO: Roger Waters Sings 'Vera' and 'Bring the Boys Back Home' Photo VIDEO: Roger Waters Sings 'Vera' and 'Bring the Boys Back Home'
by Stage Tube - Aug 8, 2020

Roger Waters took to YouTube to post a video of himself perform 'Vera' and 'Bring the Boys Back Home'!

Newport Folk Festival Announces Line-Up For 'Our Voices Together' Feature Film Event Photo Newport Folk Festival Announces Line-Up For 'Our Voices Together' Feature Film Event
by TV News Desk - Jul 28, 2020

This year’s Newport Folk Festival - one of the oldest and longest running music festivals in the world, will not happen in person but as a way to celebrate, the festival recently announced a weekend full of events.

Newport Folk Festival Announces 'Folk On Revival Weekend' Photo Newport Folk Festival Announces 'Folk On Revival Weekend'
by TV News Desk - Jul 9, 2020

This year's Newport Folk Festival - one of the oldest and longest running music festivals in the world, will not happen in person. Since fans can't be together at the Fort, Newport Folk is bringing the music to you with radio broadcasts from over 60 years of archived sets, webcast concerts, and a very special film to close the weekend.

VIDEO: Haven Kids Rock Releases 'Scars' Music Video Photo VIDEO: Haven Kids Rock Releases 'Scars' Music Video
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2020

On June 5th, due to Covid-19 their show was adapted with social distancing in mind as the children were individually filmed in their neighborhood in the South Bronx, outside. Reel Works-Teen Filming, Mott Haven Academy and The New York Foundling presented the virtual production of Unstoppable, Tales from the Schoolyard.

John Prine's Last Recorded Song 'I Remember Everything' is Out Now Photo John Prine's Last Recorded Song 'I Remember Everything' is Out Now
by TV News Desk - Jun 12, 2020

“I Remember Everything,” the last song recorded by legendary singer, songwriter, musician and performer John Prine, is out today. Written by Prine and his longtime collaborator Pat McLaughlin, the song was recorded last year in Prine's living room with Grammy Award-winning producer Dave Cobb and engineer Gena Johnson.

VIDEO: Haven Kids Rock Presents UNSTOPPABLE, VIRTUAL TALES FROM THE SCHOOLYARD Photo VIDEO: Haven Kids Rock Presents UNSTOPPABLE, VIRTUAL TALES FROM THE SCHOOLYARD
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2020

Haven Kids Rock is a music program that was founded to empower underserved youth in the New York City child welfare and foster care systems, residing at Mott Haven Academy Charter School in the South Bronx.

Soundcheck Live Releases Multi-Artist Cover of 'Let It Be' to Benefit MusiCares Relie Photo Soundcheck Live Releases Multi-Artist Cover of 'Let It Be' to Benefit MusiCares Relief Fund
by TV News Desk - May 12, 2020

With the support of the MusiCares Foundation, the team behind Soundcheck Live is bringing together 68 of the brightest stars in the music world to deliver a stirring performance of “Let It Be” for a good cause.

Luther Burbank Center For The Arts Presents 17th Annual Fundraiser THE ART OF DESSERT Photo Luther Burbank Center For The Arts Presents 17th Annual Fundraiser THE ART OF DESSERT
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2020

Today, Luther Burbank Center for the Arts (LBC) announced that its annual benefit, The Art of Dessert, will return for its 17th year on Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. in the Center's Lytton Rancheria Grand Lobby (50 Mark West Springs Road in Santa Rosa). With generous support from Presenting Sponsor RBC Wealth Management, The Art of Dessert is a memorable evening offering fine dining, exceptional wines, and tantalizing desserts created by famed North Bay pastry artists. Guests will be treated to a special performance by Broadway star and author Sandra Joseph, whose legendary run as a?oeChristine Daaea?? in a?oeThe Phantom of the Operaa?? spanned 10 years and 1,300 performances, earning her the record as the longest-running leading lady in the longest running Broadway show of all time.

ROGER WATERS: THIS IS NOT A DRILL Announces Second NYC Show Photo ROGER WATERS: THIS IS NOT A DRILL Announces Second NYC Show
by TV News Desk - Jan 30, 2020

Due to overwhelming demand, the Roger Waters: This Is Not A Drill tour has announced a 2nd show in New York City on August 6, 2020 at Madison Square Garden. Tickets for the August 5 and August 6 New York City dates go on sale Friday, January 31 at 10:00am ET.

Roger Waters Announces 2020 North American Tour Photo Roger Waters Announces 2020 North American Tour
by TV News Desk - Jan 23, 2020

Roger Waters returns to North America in 2020 with an all-new tour, and for the first time, In The Round.  Challenging, thought-provoking, the tour continues Waters' message of Love.

ROGER WATERS: THIS IS NOT A DRILL Heads to Madison Square Garden Photo ROGER WATERS: THIS IS NOT A DRILL Heads to Madison Square Garden
by TV News Desk - Jan 23, 2020

The Madison Square Garden Company and AEG Presents' Concerts West announced today that Roger Waters, the creative genius of Pink Floyd, will bring his audio-visual experience to Madison Square Garden on Wednesday, August 5 at 8:00PM. For the first time ever, Waters will perform in the round. Tickets for the show will go on sale to the public on Friday, January 31 at 10:00AM.

John Prine to be Honored with Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award Photo John Prine to be Honored with Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award
by TV News Desk - Dec 19, 2019

Almost 50 years into his remarkable career, John Prine will be honored by the Recording Academy as one of their 2020 Lifetime Achievement Award recipients.

MerleFest Announces John Prine, Billy Strings, Kelsey Waldon, and More Photo MerleFest Announces John Prine, Billy Strings, Kelsey Waldon, and More
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2019

MerleFest, presented by Window World, is proud to announce the next round of artist additions for MerleFest 2020, which will be held April 23-26. John Prine, Billy Strings, Colin Hay, Kelsey Waldon, and Gangstagrass will be joining the annual homecoming of musicians and music fans on the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

BWW Review: ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL is an Opera That's Forgotten its Rock and Roll  Photo BWW Review: ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL is an Opera That's Forgotten its Rock and Roll Roots
by Isabella Perrone - Nov 16, 2019

ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL's title alone brings a melody to mind, and if you don't hear it in the bratty voices of the kids featured on the album a?' then you'll probably have a different opinion on the opera than fans of Pink Floyd might. While this production leans into the emotional undertones of the source material and Roger Waters' lyrics, it trades the captivating and wild grit of classic rock for sweeping orchestral pieces and in-your-face literalism that doesn't always land.

Metropolitan Opera Announces Cast Change For LE NOZZE DI FIGARO Photo Metropolitan Opera Announces Cast Change For LE NOZZE DI FIGARO
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2019

Etienne Dupuis will sing the Count in the February 5, 8, and 11 performances of Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro, replacing Mariusz Kwiecień. Mariusz Kwiecień sings the performances on February 14, 19 and 22mat as previously announced.

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