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Black Violin: Impossible Tour Comes to the Brown Theatre in February 2022 Photo Black Violin: Impossible Tour Comes to the Brown Theatre in February 2022
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2021

Black Violin is led by classically trained string players Wil B. (viola) and Kev Marcus (violin). Joining them onstage are DJ SPS and drummer Nat Stokes. The band uses their unique blend of classical and hip-hop music, often described as “classical boom,' to overcome stereotypes and encourage people of all ages, races and economic backgrounds to join together to break down cultural barriers. 

Luis Disla Latin Jazz Ensemble To Perform at Jazz At MOCA Photo Luis Disla Latin Jazz Ensemble To Perform at Jazz At MOCA
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2021

The Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami will¬†relaunch its free outdoor ‚ÄúJazz at MOCA‚ÄĚ concert series in-person on the last Friday of every month. Jazz at MOCA returns in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month on Sept. 24 from 7-8 p.m. featuring the Luis Disla Latin Jazz Ensemble in partnership with WDNA 88.9 FM Serious Jazz.

Acclaimed Violinist Marissa Licata Makes NYC Solo Debut at Birdland Photo Acclaimed Violinist Marissa Licata Makes NYC Solo Debut at Birdland
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 16, 2021

Birdland Theater will present a special evening with New York-based, Honduran-American violinist Marissa Licata on September 13 at 8:30 PM. In her New York solo concert debut, Licata will present ‚ÄúStrings on Fire‚ÄĚ featuring her all-star band: Jerry Sabatini on trumpet, Matt Marcus on piano, John Miller on bass, Shannon Ford on drums, and special guest blues icon James Montgomery on harmonica and vocals.

VIDEO: Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer Talks HADESTOWN & More on the Latest Episode of 32 BAR C Photo VIDEO: Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer Talks HADESTOWN & More on the Latest Episode of 32 BAR CUT
by Stage Tube - Aug 5, 2021

On this week's episode of 32 Bar Cut: The Show, we are sitting down with the incredibly talented Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer! Yvette is currently starring in the award winning Broadway hit Hadestown! Enjoy our final episode of season one as we chat about Yvette's love of instruments, her recording career, and her stint on Nickelodeon!

Cynthia Erivo, Jennifer Hudson, Bruce Springsteen & More to Perform at WE LOVE NYC: T Photo Cynthia Erivo, Jennifer Hudson, Bruce Springsteen & More to Perform at WE LOVE NYC: THE HOMECOMING CONCERT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2021

Mayor Bill de Blasio, music industry legend Clive Davis, and Live Nation and NYCEDC chair Danny Meyer today announced the all-star lineup set to perform at the ‚ÄúWE LOVE NYC: The Homecoming Concert¬†produced by New York City, Clive Davis and Live Nation‚ÄĚ on the Great Lawn in Central Park on Saturday, August 21.¬†¬†

Kenya Eugene Celebrates the Strength of Womanhood in 'Bun It' Photo Kenya Eugene Celebrates the Strength of Womanhood in 'Bun It'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 23, 2021

Aptly named 'Bun It,' the song's title carries a powerful meaning. Kenya comments, 'I choose to name the single after the more popular/familiar name of the Labor Riot in St.Croix U.S.V.I., which is 'the Fire Burn'.

Stephen Marley to Hit the Road in August & September 2021 Photo Stephen Marley to Hit the Road in August & September 2021
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 21, 2021

Cementing his iconic status while proudly carrying on the Marley legacy, Stephen aptly titled his tour after his father Bob Marley and The Wailers' iconic 1978 live album. The headlining tour spans the United States' Pacific Coast, Southwest, The Rocky Mountains, Midwest and Southeast region, wrapping in Asheville, NC on September, 26, 2021.

Wyclef Jean and Former Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe Discuss Leadership Less Photo Wyclef Jean and Former Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe Discuss Leadership Lessons and Resilience at Nashville Event
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 21, 2021

Last month, Virgin Hotels Nashville hosted three-time Grammy Award-winning rapper, musician and actor Wyclef Jean alongside former Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe and photojournalist Philip Holsinger for 'What Haiti Can Teach the World,' a panel discussion about lessons in leadership from Haiti.

This Week at SummerStage: Performances from George Clinton, Falu and Screening Of MON Photo This Week at SummerStage: Performances from George Clinton, Falu and Screening Of MONSOON WEDDING
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 23, 2021

Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage will present performances this week from George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic in partnership with Blue Note Jazz Festival and Falu along with a screening of Monsoon Wedding in partnership with Rooftop Films.

Quadio Announces Pride 'Profesh Sesh' With Hip-Hop Icon Big Freedia in Partnership Wi Photo Quadio Announces Pride 'Profesh Sesh' With Hip-Hop Icon Big Freedia in Partnership With The Ally Coalition
by Stephi Wild - Jun 11, 2021

A rare open-access event was announced today by Quadio, the ground-breaking college creative network, with all proceeds going to The Ally Coalition's work with Youth BreakOUT, an organization that seeks to end the criminalization of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth to build a safer and more just New Orleans.

Vote For Vocalist Sarah Dash For Induction Into The NJ Hall Of Fame Photo Vote For Vocalist Sarah Dash For Induction Into The NJ Hall Of Fame
by A.A. Cristi - May 25, 2021

Sarah Dash, the award-winning vocalist, songwriter, motivational speaker, educator, entrepreneur, humanitarian and co-founder of Patti Labelle & the Bluebelles has been nominated for induction into the New Jersey Hall of Fame Class of 2021.

Showtek Enlist Theresa Rex For Wistful Single 'What Is Love' Photo Showtek Enlist Theresa Rex For Wistful Single 'What Is Love'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 7, 2021

‚ÄėWhat is love without someone to love ya?‚Äô¬†Theresa Rex‚Äôs lyrics provide the focal point of¬†Showtek‚Äôs newest single, exploring themes of unrequited love and relationship struggles.

Billy Griffin, Jr's GETTING OVER HIM (YOU CAN'T) Arrives This May Photo Billy Griffin, Jr's GETTING OVER HIM (YOU CAN'T) Arrives This May
by Stephi Wild - Apr 25, 2021

Billy Griffin, Jr. has announced the world premiere of Getting Over Him (You Can't), a comedic multimedia performance about the grief of heartbreak.

D-Nice, 2 Chainz And Jack Harlow To Headline Preakness LIVE At Preakness 146 Photo D-Nice, 2 Chainz And Jack Harlow To Headline Preakness LIVE At Preakness 146
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 21, 2021

Today, 1/ST, owners of the legendary Preakness Stakes, together with 1/ST EXPERIENCE, leaders in blending the worlds of sports, entertainment and hospitality through uniquely curated events, announce Preakness LIVE, a wholly reimagined entertainment experience for Preakness 146.

Pompano Beach Arts Virtual Music Series Showcases Acclaimed Brazilian Performers Photo Pompano Beach Arts Virtual Music Series Showcases Acclaimed Brazilian Performers
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 12, 2021

Pompano Beach Cultural Affairs Department is bringing the sounds of Brazil to virtual audiences worldwide as Paulo Gualano's Brazilian and Latin Beats with the Rose Max and Ramatis Brazilian Party takes the stage at the Pompano Beach Cultural Center. 4.

Tom Morello, Old Dominion, Wyclef & Jerry Wonda & More Added To Backline's 'Set Break Photo Tom Morello, Old Dominion, Wyclef & Jerry Wonda & More Added To Backline's 'Set Break' Livestream Event
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 6, 2021

This new wave of talent joins a genre-spanning lineup that includes Alanis Morissette, Leon Bridges, Dawes, Black Pumas, Sara Bareilles, Bob Weir & Wolf Bros, Ben Folds, Oteil Burbridge, and more.

Nu Deco Ensemble Launches New Podcast 'Unfiltered' Photo Nu Deco Ensemble Launches New Podcast 'Unfiltered'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 2, 2021

Composer, producer, and CEO of Nu Deco, Sam Hyken (also Co-Founder and Artistic Director) writes, arranges, and creates the majority of music for the ensemble and guest artists.

Pompano Beach Arts Virtual Music Series Launches with Mamblue Big Band, Tony Succar a Photo Pompano Beach Arts Virtual Music Series Launches with Mamblue Big Band, Tony Succar and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 11, 2021

Pompano Beach Cultural Affairs Department is introducing the Pompano Beach Arts Virtual Music Series featuring powerhouse performances by award-winning, globally-acclaimed artists. The carefully curated series will provide a wealth of exciting music featuring a mix of genres.

Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage Anywhere Celebrates Women's History Mon Photo Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage Anywhere Celebrates Women's History Month
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 1, 2021

Additional upcoming female performances include interdisciplinary performing artist Arielle Rosales, electro pop artist La Force, soul queen of New Orleans Irma Thomas, and reggae label VP Records founder Miss Pat.

MJ Songstress Releases Music Video for 'Carousel' Photo MJ Songstress Releases Music Video for 'Carousel'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 18, 2021

In addition to her compositional talents, MJ Songstress¬†is also a skilled dancer, and for the music video for ‚ÄúCarousel‚ÄĚ director Sage Love chose to highlight¬†MJ‚Äôs¬†natural grace in the video.'

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