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BWW Review: MOTOWN THE MUSICAL at Starlight TheatreBWW Review: MOTOWN THE MUSICAL at Starlight Theatre
by Alan Portner - Aug 23, 2017

2013's 'Motown, The Musical' opened Tuesday night for a week's run through August 27 at Starlight Theatre inside Swope Park to a responsive, handclapping, music-swaying, delighted audience. 'Motown' is what old films might call a biopic with music. It tells the story of 'Motown' founder and owner Berry Gordy Junior and his business and personal journey through popular music based in the black experience of mid-20th Century Detroit Michigan. (more...)

Sony/ATV's Latin Division Heading for Record-Breaking YearSony/ATV's Latin Division Heading for Record-Breaking Year
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Sony/ATV Music Publishing's Latin music division is heading for a record-breaking year following the success of the global phenomenon “Despacito” and a large number of other hits. (more...)

Versa-Style Dance Company's BOX OF HOPE Set for The Broad StageVersa-Style Dance Company's BOX OF HOPE Set for The Broad Stage
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

The Eli and Edythe Broad Stage in Santa Monica presents Los Angeles' own Versa-Style Dance Company on Saturday, September 23 at 7:30pm.  (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

98° have made their Christmas plans for this year by announcing they will bring their new Christmas tour 98° AT CHRISTMAS to Minneapolis at the historic Pantages Theatre (710 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis) on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. for an evening of hits and holiday classics from their new Christmas album 'Let It Snow. (more...)

Boney James to Release 'Honestly'; Celebrates New Singles and U.S. TourBoney James to Release 'Honestly'; Celebrates New Singles and U.S. Tour
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

Genre-blurring artist Boney James is once again creating a multi-format success story at radio. “Tick Tock” the first instrumental single from James' upcoming album debuts high on the Mediabase Smooth AC Charts in its first week. (more...)

South Africa's Most Successful Musical Revue, A HANDFUL OF KEYS, Returns to Theatre On The BaySouth Africa's Most Successful Musical Revue, A HANDFUL OF KEYS, Returns to Theatre On The Bay
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

Launched in 1994 as a co-creation between Ian von Memerty and Bryan Schimmel, A HANDFUL OF KEYS has played to more than 420 000 people in over 1450 performances over the last 23 years. Now, thanks for countless requests from the public, South Africa's most successful musical revue ever returns for a six-week season at Theatre on the Bay. (more...)

Drummer & Songwriter Cindy Blackman Santana to Release New Single 'Fun, Party, Splash'Drummer & Songwriter Cindy Blackman Santana to Release New Single 'Fun, Party, Splash'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017

Together through Walden's Tarpan Records label they will release the new single “FUN, PARTY, SPLASH” featuring Carlos Santana on all digital platforms on August 25, 2017. (more...)

Sweet Honey In The Rock, John Zorn, Ladysmith Black Mambazo and More Set for Symphony Space's 2017-18 SeasonSweet Honey In The Rock, John Zorn, Ladysmith Black Mambazo and More Set for Symphony Space's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Symphony Space, one of New York's best-loved cultural destinations, is pleased to announce a new season of lively and diverse programming, running from October 2017 through June 2018. Returning this season are Projects conceived by Artistic Director Andrew Byrne, each uniting Symphony Space's multidisciplinary events around a shared theme. A month-by-month listing of featured events follows. (more...)

Sony/ATV Extends Worldwide Publishing Deal with Ilsey JuberSony/ATV Extends Worldwide Publishing Deal with Ilsey Juber
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has extended its worldwide deal with LA-based singer and songwriter Ilsey Juber. (more...)

THIS IS US Season One DVD & Soundtrack Available This SeptemberTHIS IS US Season One DVD & Soundtrack Available This September
by TV News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

THIS IS US (Music from the Series), a companion to the show America loves, is available September 15 via UMe. This Is Us: The Complete First Season will be available on DVD three days earlier so fans can relive all the moments along with the music from the hit show. (more...)

SACHAL ENSEMBLE Launches First US TourSACHAL ENSEMBLE Launches First US Tour
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

A  jazz song from the late-50s, an Oxford-educated financial advisor and a group of once-celebrated but unemployed musicians -- some of whom no longer even owned an instrument -- are not the standard ingredients from which global hits are made. (more...)

Court Theatre presents FIVE GUYS NAMED MOECourt Theatre presents FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

Court Theatre, under the continuing leadership of Charles Newell, Marilyn F. Vitale Artistic Director, and Stephen J. Albert, Executive Director, opens its 2017-2018 season with Five Guys Named Moe by Clarke Peters, directed by Resident Artist Ron OJ Parson, Music Director Abdul Hamid Royal and Associate Director Felicia P. Fields. Five Guys Named Moe, which features Louis Jordan's greatest hits, runs September 7 - October 8, 2017 at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave. The press opening is September 16, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

98 Degrees to Warm Up Aronoff Center on Christmas Tour98 Degrees to Warm Up Aronoff Center on Christmas Tour
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

98° have made their Christmas plans for this year. The vocal quartet comprised of Cincinnati's own Nick Lache and Drew Lachey, and Justin Jeffre and Jeff Timmons, who are renowned for signature R&B-tinged, four-part harmonies will release Let It Snow, their new Christmas album on October 13, 2017 via UMe. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

Chris Isaacson Presents has announced that Latin Grammy Award nominee Quattrosound, singer/trumpeter Johnny Britt, and comic Michael Colyar will be special guests when Grammy Award-winning recording artist and Motown legend Thelma Houston brings her show My Motown Memories & More! to the Ford Theatres in Hollywood for one show only on Sunday, August 27, at 8pm. (more...)

The Sweet Sounds of MOTOWN The Musical Will Fill Starlight TheatreThe Sweet Sounds of MOTOWN The Musical Will Fill Starlight Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

Motown The Musical, the Tony Award-nominated tribute to the musical greats of the 1960s and '70s, brings its signature sound and American dream story to Starlight Theatre for six performances August 22-27. The acclaimed musical follows the true life story of Motown founder Berry Gordy Jr. on his journey from featherweight boxer to heavyweight music mogul. The man who founded Motown records in Detroit in 1959 went on to launch the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye and so many more. (more...)

Legendary Ladies of Motown Come to the Center for the ArtsLegendary Ladies of Motown Come to the Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

Two unmistakable voices that helped define an entire generation of music in America, Mary Wilson of The Supremes and Martha Reeves of The Vandellas, come together for an evening of Motown favorites at Pepperdine University's Smothers Theatre in Malibu on Saturday, October 7 at 8 p.m. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

98° will support Let It Snow with the 98° at Christmas tour, a 31-city trek that starts November 10 in Larchwood, IA and concludes December 23 in Primm, NV. They will be performing at DPAC on December 5, 2017. Concert goers can expect a high-energy 98° show featuring holiday songs from their new album, as well as their beloved hits. (more...)

The Lynn Arriale Trio, Tim Berne's Snakeoil and More Set for The Nash This SeptemberThe Lynn Arriale Trio, Tim Berne's Snakeoil and More Set for The Nash This September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

The Nash announces its calendar of shows for September including The Lynn Arriale Trio with Lewis Nash, performing on Sept. 14th. Other highlights include Tim Berne's Snakeoil on Sept. 22, with 'jazz matinees' on Sept. 10th with Francine Reed and Dr. Jesse McGuire on Sept. 17. (more...)

Sony/ATV Is No. 1 Music Publisher for Five Consecutive YearsSony/ATV Is No. 1 Music Publisher for Five Consecutive Years
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has achieved the incredible accomplishment of five consecutive years as the No. 1 music publisher in the U.S. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

98° have made their Christmas plans for this year. The vocal quartet comprised of Nick Lachey, Drew Lachey, Justin Jeffre and Jeff Timmons who are renowned for signature R&B-tinged, four-part harmonies will release Let It Snow, their new Christmas album on October 13, 2017 via UMe. (more...)

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