Blues Artists Unite To Make A Difference
Television makes it all look so sexy and cool but prostitution and the ties that bind are anything but....you might be simply amazed at how many different ways women and men no less find their way into the darkness of the night. However no matter how you cut it almost always it ends up that it all ...
Hayride Casualties Release 'Fossil Fuel Kid'
It's not uncommon for a band to publicly stand behind issues they care about. What's far less common is for a band to let themselves be explicitly "about" a single issue; Hayride Casualties' first full-length release, Fossil Fuel Kid, is a notable example: compelling music in its own right that also ...
Glenn Morrow (Bar/None, Individuals, "A") Returns To Action With Raucous 'Cry For Help,' Out June 23rd
NPR Music today premiered a new song by Glenn Morrow's Cry for Help. The song, "Days to Come," may be heard on the eponymous Glenn Morrow's Cry for Help, out June 23, 2017 on Rhyme & Reason Records. The album is a winning amalgam of energetic guitar blues, mesmerizing Velvets-style rhythms and grooves, ...
WNYC Premieres Dick Connette's Van Morrison Mash-Up And Chuck Brown Tribute From Too Sad For The Public Vol. 1, Out 6/16
WNYC has premiered two tracks from Dick Connette's upcoming album Too Young For The Public Vol. 1 -- "Young Loves To Love," which blends the melody and lyrics of Van Morrison's "Brown Eyed Girl" with the music of "Sweet Thing," and "Chuck Baby," an homage to the late go-go superstar Chuck Brown.
Lifehouse: Greatest Hits, Multi-Platinum Rock Band's First-Ever Compilation, Set For Release On July 14, 2017
Multi-platinum award-winning rock band Lifehouse will release their first hits compilation, Lifehouse: Greatest Hits, on CD and all digital retailers July 14. The 18-track selection will include a multitude of their chart-topping hits, including "You and Me," "First Time", "Halfway Gone," "Hurricane" ...
Legacy Of Legendary Music Promoter Bill Graham Showcased In New Illinois Holocaust Museum Exhibition
Bill Graham, 1971. "Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution" features a wealth of performance images, videos, costumes, and artifacts. Credit: John Olson, the LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images.
There is no doubt that Bill Graham changed the way popular music was presented, and in doing so he ...
Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On At The Gracie Theatre's "Celebrate Husson" Event
"One Night in Memphis" features an authentic, energetic rockabilly backup band, and superb cast members who sound, look, and act like Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash.
"This show is an absolute must for anyone who loves the music of the 50s. 'One Night in Memphis' audience ...
Wetton/Downes' Icon Announces The Mainstream Release Of "Urban Psalm" On 2CD/1DVD - Out Now!
The collaboration of the ASIA co-founders, John Wetton and Geoff Downes' iCon, has led to the formation of Epicon Records (via Cherry Red) and its first release of "Urban Psalm" as a 2CD/1DVD set. The release was planned before John Wetton's death in January 2017 and is fully approved by Geoff Downes ...
The Elements Of King Crimson 2017 Tour Box Available For Pre-Order!
As with previous releases in the "Elements" series, the full variety of King Crimson's music is presented over 2 CDs! Featuring extracts from rehearsals, new live recordings, elements from studio recordings, full tracks, alternate takes and finished recordings from 1969-2016, many of which make their ...
Raspberries' Reunion Concert Captured On 2-CD Set Via Omnivore Recordings On August 18, 2017
On November 26, 2004, the stage was set for a reunion most thought could never happen — the Raspberries live in concert! More than 30 years after the original four members of Raspberries last played together, the Omnivore Recordings 2-CD/Digital set Pop Art Live, due out August 18, 2017, captures ...
Rare Demos From '70s Space Rock Pioneers Captain Beyond Released On The Compilation Lost & Found 1972-1973
It's a music collector's dream come true - vintage demo tracks, never heard before, from space rock supergroup Captain Beyond are about to be released on both CD and special limited edition red colored vinyl! For those new to the band, Captain Beyond are one of the most underappreciated gems of '70s ...
Sanctuary City Says "No" To The 'Summer Of Love 50th Anniversary Concert'
City of San Francisco says no to our Summer of Love 50th Anniversary concert denying a second permit application accusing us of advertising the concert without permission. Other grounds for denial include the use of volunteers and refusing to use a production manager handpicked by their permits department, ...
Carlos Santana & Cindy Blackman Santana Join Forces With The Isley Brothers (Ronald And Ernie) On New Album 'Power Of Peace'
Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, is pleased to announce the release of Power of Peace, a new studio album from Santana (Carlos Santana and Cindy Blackman Santana) and The Isley Brothers (Ronald and Ernie) coming Friday, August 4. Pre-order available here: https://LegacyRecordings.lnk.to/isley-santana_pop
Anecdotal Folk And Roots Finds The Promised Land On Brand-New "When Trumpets Fly" Compilation CD
Running the gamut from the beautiful to the wild, a new compilation titled "When Trumpets Fly" (out NOW on CD and digitally from Factory Fast MixCDs) will appeal to fans of folk rock who want to take the time to explore.
Title - When Trumpets Fly
Genre - Folk Rock / Acoustic
Featured Songwriters ...
Female Blues Rocker Signs With Tall City Blues Fest
The level of feeling that a seventeen year old artist can bring to the stage can be simply amazing. As their performance begins your mind isn't fully grasping what you are seeing and hearing on stage. You notice a level of established comfort that radiates from the young performer.
Ben Vee Blues ...
Ric Zweig And Fresh Air Release New Album - All Proceeds Go To The Cancer Society
Ric Zweig and The Fresh Air band are pleased to announce the release of their new album "More Ric Zweig & Fresh Air".
Upon his admission to law school , he put his music career on hold to become a lawyer and eventually serve as a Circuit Court Judge in Miami, FL. Now retired, Ric Zweig has resumed ...
Hayride Casualties Premiere "Coal Fired Train" Via Groundsounds
A throbbing heartache, a cry for help, and it's the world that needs saving - that's the basis of the new single "Coal Fired Train" by Brooklyn indie folk-rock outfit Hayride Casualties. Premiered on GroundSounds earlier this week, it's a direct reflection of the current state of our world; from an ...
Dolby Laboratories And Universal Music Group Celebrate 50th Anniversary Of The Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band With Special Dolby Atmos Listening Events
Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) and Universal Music Group (UMG), today announced special listening events for The Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, remixed in Dolby Atmos at the illustrious Abbey Road Studios in London, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the iconic album. Listening ...
Alex Chilton's 1995 'A Man Called Destruction' Returns In Expanded Edition Aug. 25 On Omnivore Recordings
As lead singer of the Box Tops and co-founder of Big Star, Alex Chilton already had a place in rock history. But he was never one to rest on his laurels. An enormous music fan himself, he consistently reinvented his own sound throughout his career, until his death in 2010.
Chilton returned to Memphis' ...
Sixties Documentary "Tonite Let's All Make Love In London" Ft. Pink Floyd To Be Released On CD & Limited Edition Pink Vinyl!
The British film director and pop promo auteur Peter Whitehead's kaleidoscopic 1967 documentary is a vivid and controversial snapshot of the height of London's "Swinging" era.
Featuring interviews with a diverse selection of iconic figures in British and international pop culture - from artists ...
Music Legend Todd Rundgren's Notre Dame Artist In Residence Mini-Documentary
Rundgren started his Spirit of Harmony Foundation a few years ago to help bring music back into schools - http://spiritofharmony.org. A few months ago he accepted an invitation from Notre Dame University to conduct a week-long Artist In Residence music program, on the condition that it highlight the ...
Bob Seger's Greatest Hits RIAA Certified Diamond (10x Platinum)
Ramblin' Gamblin' Man will be issued in 150gram black vinyl on June 2 and for the first time in blue colored vinyl on June 9.
Originally released in 1994, Bob Seger's Greatest Hits 14-track album includes such hits as "Night Moves," "Turn the Page," "Hollywood Nights," "Old Time Rock And Roll," "Against ...
British Blues Guitar Phenom Tom Killner Burns Up The Stage On His Brand New Live Album!
Following on the heels of his spectacular debut studio album, Hard Road, UK-born blues guitarist/vocalist Tom Killner is set to release a brand new live album recorded just last year at The Old School House in Barnsley England. The album, simply titled Live, finds Killner standing on the shoulders of ...
Gregg Allman, Influential Force Behind The Allman Brothers Band, Dies At 69
Gregg Allman, a founding member of the Allman Brothers Band who overcame family tragedy, drug addiction and health problems to become a grizzled elder statesman for the blues music he loved, has died. He was 69.
Allman died due to liver cancer complications at his home in Savannah, Georgia, and he ...
A Love So Beautiful: Roy Orbison With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra To Be Released November 3, 2017
On November 3, A Love So Beautiful: Roy Orbison with The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will be released by Sony Music's Legacy Recordings in partnership with Roy's Boys LLC, the Nashville-based company founded by the late icon's sons to administer their father's catalog and safeguard his legacy. Available ...
INXS, U2, Smashing Pumpkins, Jeff Beck, Guns N' Roses, Supertramp, Eric Clapton, Ziggy Stardust And More Is What The Grouch Hears On The Corridors' End Of The Times Album
This Is Just The Beginning Of The "End Of The Times" on Bongo Boy Records as The Corridors released their new album END OF THE TIMES and are receiving a raving review by The Grouch from Sweden.
The folks at Bongo Boy Records have asked me to give a listen and share my thoughts about ...
Chuck Berry's "Lady B. Goode" Is A Spiritual Sequel To The Classic "Johnny B. Goode"
"Johnny B. Goode" is perhaps Chuck Berry's most iconic song. It was ranked #7 on Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs Of All-Time and is the only rock and roll song included on 1977's Voyager Golden Record, intended to represent life and culture on Earth to extraterrestrial beings. Today, the song gets ...
Blues Rock Group Scores Top Music Award At New Mexico Music Awards Gala
On Sunday, May 21st The New Mexico Music Awards (NMMA) revealed their annual winners at a special gala held at the Sandia Resort and Casino in Albuquerque. Among those that took home the top music awards was Ruidoso resident Richard Cagle of Montrose Records. Richard is the band leader and lead singer ...
Prog-Fusion Ensemble Bangtower Returns With Eagerly Awaited New Album "With N With Out" - Now Available Worldwide
Declassified Records is proud to announce the newest album from progressive fusion legends "BangTower" entitled "With N With Out" is now also available in retail stores in Japan serviced by Marquee Distribution. The highly anticipated 13 track sophomore album, originally released late December, marks ...
The Reverend Shawn Amos Releases New Track & Music Video, "Ain't Gonna Name Names"
Modern blues singer The Reverend Shawn Amos has released a new single and video, "Ain't Gonna Name Names", directed by Nicole Alexander. The video premiered with Yahoo! Music, who writes that the new release "shows off his prowess for the blues (plus his well-known harp skills!)". The track features ...