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by Kaitlin Milligan - May 4, 2020
Veil Of Maya have dropped a blistering new track 'Outsider' along with an accompanying music video.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 27, 2020
In this time of social distancing and remaining responsibly indoors, we are all looking for ways to brighten our days and get moving any way we can! In the spirit of celebrating theater and providing motivation to get up and get shakin', we're taking a look back and paying tribute to some of the greatest dance numbers in musical theater history!
by Amber Kusching - May 24, 2020
Masquerade Theatre's production of Proof proves that the virtually impossible can be, well, virtually possible. Though Proof was the company's first production, The Masque has already proven to be a collective of flexible, committed and talented artists.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 19, 2020
Campo Santo (CS) and Crowded Fire Theater (CFT), two leading Bay Area play creators known for developing always new and socially relevant works, centering people of color at the core of creation and process, are thrilled to announce that San Francisco native writer Star Finch will be hired as a full-time playwright in-residence for three years as part of the Mellon Foundation Playwright in Residence Program. This significant partnership is made possible by the generous support of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in collaboration with the HowlRound Theatre Commons. 
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 11, 2020
Proof that the show must go on: Masquerade Theatre debuts their first theatrical production, 'Proof', fully online on May 22nd, 2020.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 9, 2020
Reggae-influenced alternative rock band Iration has announced their seventh full-length studio album Coastin' will be released early Summer 2020 (date to be announced soon) and has also revealed their annual summer touring plans. In support of the new album, the Hawaiian-bred, California-based band will bring their Coastin' Summer Tour along the east coast and west coast this July and August with Tribal Seeds and more special guests to be announced. Pre-sale tickets will be available starting Tuesday, March 10th with the general on-sale beginning Friday, March 13th at 10am local time. Visit for all ticketing details.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 9, 2020
On the heels of more than 24 million streams of their new album Beautiful Oblivion, acclaim from Alternative Press, Revolver, and more, and a successful Fall 2019 headline tour, Issues have shared the colorful and striking video for 'Rain.' Watch it below.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 6, 2020
Beloved Madrid band Hinds recently announced their glorious beast of a third album, The Prettiest Curse, which will be released on April 3rd on Mom + Pop, and today they share another new single off the record. Following the previously released “Riding Solo” and 'Good Bad Times,”  “Come Back And Love Me<3” is a tender and romantic, Spanish-guitar driven track. Listen to the song below and read more about it from the band below. 
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 5, 2020
Today, The Frights share the music video for “Kicking Cans” via Atwood Magazine. The track appears on their fourth studio album, Everything Seems Like Yesterday, which was released digitally last month. Vinyl and CD of the album is available for pre-order via the band's website and will be in stores everywhere on March 13.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 4, 2020
Magic Theatre (Loretta Greco, Artistic Director and Kevin Nelson, Interim Managing Director) announced today that the Company's 2020 Gala Fundraiser, Magic Masquerade: Spring Forward, will be held at Gallery 308 (Fort Mason Center, Landmark Building A, 2 Marina Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94123) on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Mar 31, 2020
There are some insanely talented Broadway artists out there! Check out their artwork from week 2's favorite lyrics challenge and get ready for week 3 of #BwayWorldFanArt-- favorite duo!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 3, 2020
Enigmatic DJ and producer Claptone is bringing The Masquerade, his spellbinding event concept, back to Pacha Ibiza for a second season this summer commencing on May 23rd, with the weekly run of parties switching to Saturday for 2020.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 27, 2020
U.K. indie pop artist Cavetown has released his major label debut album, SLEEPYHEAD, today on Sire Records. Written, recorded, produced, mixed and mastered by Cavetown himself in the bedroom of his London home, the 11-song collection includes recently-released song “I Miss My Mum” and lead single, “Sweet Tooth.” Today at 12pm PST/3pm EST, Cavetown will host an album listening party on Instagram as part of Cavetown TV, which he recently launched after he was forced to cancel all album release fan events and concerts due to COVID-19. For more virtual events, click here.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 24, 2020
On April 10 Jackie Lynn will release a new album, Jacqueline, via Drag City. Today the band is excited to reveal a new single (and video) off the LP, “Dream St.” Listen and watch below!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Mar 24, 2020
There are some insanely talented Broadway artists out there! Check out their artwork from week 1's favorite costume challenge and get ready for week 2 of #BwayWorldFanArt-- favorite lyrics!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 24, 2020
Author Stephen Perkins has released his new supernatural suspense novel, Grand Masquerade. Released by Star Born Publishing in February 2020, the book is already receiving rave reviews from readers and reviewers.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 2, 2020
Hot on the heels of the release of their latest album, 20/20 Vision, political punk icons Anti-Flag are set to return to the road in North America beginning March 11 in Ottawa, ON. The tour runs through May 30 in Seattle and includes the band's ANTIfest on March 28 in their hometown of Pittsburgh, PA. ANTIfest is the band's very own festival they have hosted in various locations — mainly in Europe and UK — since 2012. 
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 17, 2020
Fueled By Ramen band All Time Low has surprised fans with the Saint Patrick's Day release of “Getaway Green”, the third track off their forthcoming full-length album Wake Up, Sunshine. The eagerly anticipated song, which saw its live debut at last year's Slam Dunk Festival, is available to stream and download. All Time Low has also released an official music video for the track, recorded live at intimate shows in Boston, New York, Baltimore, Leeds, and London this January. Watch it via Fueled By Ramen's YouTube channel below!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 12, 2020
2020 is proving to be once again be dominated by mxmtoon. Following the release of her latest single, “fever dream,” and the announcement of her North American dawn & dusk tour, today the 19-year-old is sharing a new track “quiet motions.”Listen below!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 12, 2020
Sacramento's own Dance Gavin Dance have unveiled the official music video for “Strawberry's Wake,” the second single from their highly-anticipated ninth full-length studio album, Afterburner. The visual follows the five-piece as they board Swan Air for an epic journey in the “friendly” skies. Watch all the action unfold below!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 12, 2020
Magic Theatre announced today that the Company's critically-acclaimed National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere of Ricardo Pérez González's DON'T EAT THE MANGOS will close early, following the Friday, March 13 performance at 8:00 p.m., due to an abundance of caution with regards to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 11, 2020
Italian metal superstars LACUNA COIL release an official live video for the single 'SAVE ME'. Recorded on their previous European tour, the video shows some powerful moments of the band on stage and intimate insights behind the track. Check out the video, directed by Isabella D'Alessandro, below.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 10, 2020
Philadelphia-based pop-rock band, Neverkept have released a new track titled “Reunion Tower.” The track follows the band's previous two singles “Vertigo” and “Complicated,” rounding out what's to be expected from the band in the future. “'Reunion Tower' is kind of the linchpin to this whole process; energetic and dramatic, fun but melancholy,” says the band. “We have a lot in the tank and really wanted to show some diversity in our catalog so far.”
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 10, 2020
Visionary art pop musician Angel Deradoorian has signed to ANTI- Records and announced her first album with the label. Titled Find The Sun, the celestial ten-track record will be released on May 22. Inspired by the freedom of Can and the singing style of Damo Suzuki as well as the influence of Indian spirituality on free jazz masters like Pharoah Sanders and Sun Ra,  Deradoorian gravitates to transportive, shamanic sounds on this record, wielding bells, flutes, and gongs in service of a rock record guided by the spirits. Listen to the mystical first single “Saturnine Night” HERE.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 10, 2020
Australian-born, LA-based musician Hazel English has announced a North American headlining tour kicking off on May 16th in Tijuana, Mexico, with the rest of the dates including stops at NYC's Bowery Ballroom on May 26th, winding down the East Coast and back west, ending on June 22nd at LA's The Echo. See all tour dates below. Tickets go on sale this Friday, March 13th at 10:00AM local time. Visit for more information.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 3, 2020
The Guild of Misrule and Immersive Everywhere's critically acclaimed THE GREAT GATSBY, created and directed by Alexander Wright- which had previously set a record as the UK's longest running immersive production - is planning to re-open at West End venue IMMERSIVE | LDN on THURSDAY 1 OCTOBER 2020.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 1, 2020
Disco-house don Purple Disco Machine has remixed the recent Claptone collaboration with Mylo of the classic 'Drop The Pressure', out now.
by Abigail Charpentier - Feb 28, 2020
New England metal titans THE ACACIA STRAIN, known for their battering ram grooves and poignant lyrics, have dropped 'D,' a new seven inch and digital release today, February 28, through Rise Records.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 28, 2020
On the heels of the critically acclaimed single “Somebody Son,” singer, actress, songwriter, and social influencer Jade Novah proudly presents the next chapter of her musical journey on her brand new full-length album, Stages [Let There Be Art], debuting at #1 on the iTunes R&B charts today.  
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 27, 2020
American hardcore punk band, Rotting Out, have announced the release of their third full-length album, Ronin, which will be released on April 10, 2020 via Pure Noise Records. Today, the band has released a new single off of the forthcoming album, 'Unforgiven,' which is available to listen to here. This follows the release of their single, 'Reaper,' which was released last year, both of which will be featured on the album.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 27, 2020
British Columbia hip-hop duo Snotty Nose Rez Kids (SNRK) have announced Born Deadly, their new EP slated to come out on April 3. Today, they premiered the video for the EP's first single “Real Deadly” via Complex
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 27, 2020
Boston-based powerhouse trio Palehound kicks off a national tour with Adult Mom today, once again delivering their captivating live show to enraptured crowds across the US & Canada. The tour follows the release of prolific singer/songwriter Ellen Kempner's acclaimed third full-length Black Friday and socially conscious “Your Boyfriend's Gun” Digital 7” with b-side “Autumn Sweater” (Yo La Tengo cover) released via Polyvinyl Record Co. Acclaimed by fans & critics alike, it is a meditation on love, gender, body image and self acceptance. 
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 26, 2020
Five-piece punk band Spanish Love Songs have announced their first headlining U.S. tour for this spring. It will follow their current tour, supporting The Wonder Years, and will kick off on April 16 in Minneapolis, MN and will wrap up about a month later on May 13 in Portland, OR. The tour will be supported by Future Teens + Dollar Sign. For a full list of dates, please see below, or here. Tickets will be on sale this Friday, February 28.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 25, 2020
Sad Summer Fest (presented by Journeys) returns in 2020 to build on the momentum created by its inaugural year. In its first summer, Sad Summer Fest trekked across the US featuring shared headlining duties from Mayday Parade, The Maine, and State Champs. 
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 24, 2020
More than a decade after disbanding, New Jersey emo act Armor For Sleep is preparing to storm the stage once again in celebration of the 15th anniversary of their pivotal album, What To Do When You Are Dead. The summer tour will kick off on June 18th in Baltimore, with subsequent stops in New York City, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Nashville, and more. Tickets will be available starting this Friday, February 28th at 10am local time at
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 9, 2020
No matter what happens in this world, the sun will always rise and set—a comforting and reassuring fact that mxmtoon's new EP dawn embraces with astounding clarity. 
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 9, 2020
 Dance Gavin Dance has today released 'Lyrics Lie', their third single from their highly-anticipated ninth full-length studio album, Afterburner.  The video for 'Lyrics Lie' features a timelapse of their album art mural in their hometown of  Sacramento.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 8, 2020
No matter what happens in this world, the sun will always rise and set—a comforting and reassuring fact that mxmtoon's new EP dawn embraces with astounding clarity. 
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 6, 2020
...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead announced today that their Spring North American headline tour dates set to kick off later this month, have been rescheduled to July 2020. This will be the band's second run this year in support of their critically acclaimed new LP X: The Godless Void and Other Stories (Jan. 17th, Dine Alone Records) and part of their yearlong celebration of their 25th year together. The rescheduled dates are below and include all updated venues as well as a few new stops including Nashville, TN and Miami, FL. Originally purchased tickets will be honored and additional tickets for all July shows are on sale now.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 3, 2020
Fueled By Ramen band All Time Low have released their new full-length album, Wake Up, Sunshine. The album is available starting today HERE. Limited Edition merch bundles including vinyl and the band's very own RISE Brewing Co “Wake Up Sunshine” Nitro Cold Brew Coffee are available in the official All Time Low webstore HERE. All Time Low will host a Twitch listening event and fan Q+A today at 4:00pm ET. Tune in HERE. 
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 29, 2020
The Jennifer Pace Quartet was in the middle of a residency at The Laurie Beechman Theatre in Midtown Manhattan when the period of isolation shut down the city of New York. Stephen Mosher caught one of their final performances. Here, at long last, is his review.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 28, 2020
Alternative rock band The Picturebooks announce a handful of headline tour dates in the U.S. this winter. The band will be hitting the road for their headline shows starting January 2nd in San Diego, CA before hitting the road with British Lion on January 18th. Tickets are available for purchase HERE.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 23, 2020
mxmtoon's new dawn EP is out today unveiling an exciting new chapter for the 19-year-old singer/songwriter. On dawn we see Maia expand her sonic world, embracing lush soundscapes and pulsing beats.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 21, 2020
While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out this weekend's videos, from stars including Laura Osnes, Josh Groban, Jessie Mueller, Ramin Karimloo, and more!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 20, 2020
The cast of the world tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera posted a special tribute to the composer.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 17, 2020
Tonight at 9:45pm, following the 7:00pm online streaming of The 25th anniversary concert of Phantom of the Opera, Ramin Karmiloo is hosting a live-streamed afterparty. Expect some special guests! And everyone's invited to join!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 17, 2020
After today's broadcast of Andrew Lloyd Webber's #TheShowMustGoOn The Phantom of the Opera, the phantom himself, Ramin Karimloo, will host a virtual after party to give everyone the chance to come together and celebrate the resiliency or musical theatre. WHAT A MASQUERADE will begin around 4:45pm EST. Tune in below to watch as some special guests from the production stop by.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 16, 2020
Dance Gavin Dance has let their fans take control of the video for their fourth single 'Three Wishes' taken from their highly-anticipated ninth full-length studio album, Afterburner.  
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 13, 2020
Issues have shown off another side of their music personality with the acoustic version of their single 'Tapping Out.'
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 12, 2020
Cabaret Artists Join Richard Skipper In Online Campaign Urging People To #Stayhome