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On the heels of celebrating the release of their Billboard Top 5 charting sophomore project THE JOURNEY, beginning Tuesday, November 14th, sibling group The Showers’ will launch a 5-part weekly webisode series, entitled, The Journey airing exclusively on their YouTube channel every Tuesday.…

The Mylars Premiere Video for “Let’s Go” on Alternative Nation @TheMylars

New Jersey rock band The Mylars announce the premiere of their new video “Let’s Go”, a tribute to The Cars first single off of their second studio album Candy-O on Alternative Nation today. The video, directed by Steven Nathan, was…

Allee Willis’ Love ’N Latkes Chanukah Christmas Shopping Extravaganza Show! Upstairs at Vitello’s Nov. 30-Dec. 2

Allee Willis, a Grammy, Emmy, and Tony award-winning and nominated songwriter, performer, artist, party-thrower, “the most interesting woman you’ve never heard of” (The Washington Post), and co-author of the Tony and Grammy-winning Broadway musical…

The Urban Renewal Project A Yummy Musical Treat On Halloween Night

On October 31st, Halloween Night at the Edison Club in DTLA there was a sublime and delicious treat of yummy hybrid music from The Urban Renewal Project. The 13- piece big band…

The Scars Heal in Time Premiere Video For Single “In Your Flame” @ScarsHealInTime

The Scars Heal in Time premiered the video for their single “In Your Flame”today on Pure Grain Audio! “We are so excited about the release of this video. In your Flame is a song about…

Through Fire Release Video for Their Latest Single “Where You Lie” @tfiremusic

Through Fire released the video directed by Steven Contreras for their current single “Where You Lie” off of their latest album Breathe today. After touring coast to coast as support for bands such as Seether, Black Stone Cherry and All…

Greg Vail’s Annual Birthday Jam Still Blazing Strong in Orange County

I admit it.  I lived in Orange County for 25 years.   This was the last place I ever thought of inhabiting when I first moved to Los Angeles back in 1979; however, I did…

Iconic Radio Personality Richard Blade To Release Autobiography

On Thursday, November 2nd, iconic radio personality Richard Blade, host of Sirius Satellite Radio’s “First Wave” and “Behind The Big 80’s,” will release his completely uncensored autobiography titled “World In My Eyes.” Toted as…

First-Ever LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDS @loudwire

The inaugural LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDS—America’s hard rock and heavy-metal award show and concert–took place at The Novo in downtown Los Angeles Tuesday night (Oct. 24), as the rock and metal communities came out strong for a historic night…

Lindsey Webster Performs at Bogies

Lindsey Webster and her band performed at Bogies on Tuesday, October 24th. The band members were her husband, Keith Slattery, keys, Will Brahm, guitar, Bud Harner, drums, Sezin Ahmet Türkmenoğlu, bass and guest artist, Rick Braun,…

Adam Prince King Releases “Witches

UK pop musician Adam Prince King has released “Witches,” a hauntingly cool video for his new single by the same name. The single will be featured on his self-titled album out via…

Julia Fordham Performs at The Catalina Jazz Club

On October 18th, Julia Fordham and her band performed at the Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood.  The Brit-born musician/songwriter/vocalist has been performing since the 1980’s and has been prolific in her output of…

Marcus Anderson’s Golden Concert At the Mediterranean Jazz & Super Club

On Sunday night, October 15th the multitalented Marcus Anderson hit gold with the audience as he shimmied and shook all over the stage while he blew his sax and flute and purred soulful… sensual…

Jazz at Drew

On Saturday, October 7th, Charles R. Drew University held the Jazz at Drew Festival.  This year’s concert was headlined by Grammy award-winning band Earth, Wind & Fire and Sheila E.  The other stellar groups…

The 41st Annual Watts Towers Jazz Festival

On October 1st, the 41st Annual Watts Towers Jazz Festival took place at the Watts Towers Art Center.  It was free to the public.  The lineup of musicians that day was simply superb:…

Foo Fighters Throw A Big Rock Party With Cal Jam 17

In 1974, Deep Purple and Emerson, Lake and Palmer co-headlined what was to be final of the original wave of rock festivals. Named Cal Jam, it included performances from Earth, Wind &…

#LAmusicaHelps October 8th at La Plaza de Cultura y Artes To Raise Funds For México y Puerto Rico Relief

Los Angeles musicians and entertainers come together to support disaster relief efforts in Mexico and the Caribbean with #LAmusicaHELPS. This special eight-hour outdoor concert features ten of LA’s top Latin bands. 100% of proceeds…

ANML Reveals New Single & Video “IT’S OVER” From upcoming EP, RELEASE! @anmlmusic

The new single “IT’S OVER” by musician ANML (a.k.a. Lila Rose) breaks new ground by combining the artists’ hauntingly recognizable voice, and innovative arrangements while tackling an empowering feminist story. The interview-style video which goes live Tuesday,…

Bunny Brunel A South of France Feast & Jazz Fusion Pairing

On Saturday, October 14th, Grammy-nominated bass player, Bunny Brunel will be doing a very special event,” A South of France Feast & Jazz Fusion Pairing” at The Back Bay Bistro in Newport Beach.  For…

ROCK LEGEND AND MEDIA MOGUL GENE SIMMONS TO CELEBRATE 50 YEARS IN ROCK WITH “THE VAULT EXPERIENCE” @genesimmons

Limited-Edition VAULT is The Largest Boxset of All Time with 150 Never-Before-Released Tracks, Collectibles and a Personal Item From The Demon’s Own Archives and Will Be Hand Delivered by Simmons Himself to…

Melissa Manchester “The Fellas” Gala Fundraiser & CD Release Party In Association with Art Attack

The Art Attack Foundation, a Performing Arts Scholarship Organization in association with #DancinDan Productions presented the Grand Dame of Music, Melissa Manchester, on Friday, September 22nd at the James R Armstrong Theatre in Torrence.…

UNITED ROCKERS 4 U: HURRICANE & DISASTER RELIEF BENEFIT CONCERT * benefiting – Save the Children Charities

On Monday, Oct 2nd, there will be a star-studded charity event at Bogie’s and The Vista Terrace at the beautiful Westlake Village Inn, featuring over a dozen celebrity artists. All funds raised will…

JEKALYN CARR’S “YOU WILL WIN” DEBUTS AT NO.1 ON BILLBOARD’S GOSPEL DIGITAL SONG SALES CHART

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Today SUPERSTAR SHANIA TWAIN GEARS UP TO RELEASE BRAND NEW ALBUM NOW @ShaniaTwain

Shania Set To Appear on The Ellen Show, The Late Late Show with James Corden, NPR and More In what is easily one of the most anticipated albums of the year, global…

WILLIAM PATRICK CORGAN SHARES MUSIC VIDEO FOR NEW TRACK “THE SPANIARDS” @Billy

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Little Boy Wonder Music and Flaydo Music Announce 3 Year Old Emory Battise The Grand Prize Winner of BRYAN POPIN’s #IGOTOUTCHALLENGE !

 This past summer Billboard No. 1 independent recording artist Bryan Popin and Little Boy Wonder Music and Flaydo Music launched the #IGOTOUTCHALLENGE and asked fans to submit a lip sync video or dance video…

Strüng Announced As Official Sponsor for the fall Wake the Dead Tour feat. Blameshift and The Nearly Deads @strungofficial

The rock n roll inspired guitar string jewelry brand Strüng recently announced a free contest as part of being the official sponsor for the Wake the Dead Tour feat. Blameshift and The Nearly Deads. The unique music inspired line…

THE GRAMMY MUSEUM® LAUNCHES ONLINE APPLICATIONS FOR GRAMMY CAMP® — JAZZ SESSION

The GRAMMY Museum® is currently accepting applications for its 2018GRAMMY Camp® — Jazz Session for high school students. The program is part of the Museum’s GRAMMY in the Schools® offerings and is supported in part byConverse, Journeys, RBC Capital Markets, Hot Topic…

JON SECADA receives Latin Grammy Nomination BEST TRADITIONAL TROPICAL ALBUM @JonSecada

JON SECADA RECEIVES LATIN GRAMMY NOMINATION FOR BEST TRADITIONAL TROPICAL ALBUM WITH”… TO BENY MORÉ WITH LOVE…” FEATURING THE CHARLIE SEPULVEDA BIG BAND. “This project for all of us that were involved was…

BIRMINGHAM ENTERTAINMENT’S CURTISS GLENN & FREEDOM MOVEMENT “OH MY GOD” -TOP 30 ON BILLBOARD’S GOSPEL AIRPLAY CHART @curtissglennfm

Birmingham Entertainment’s Curtiss Glenn & Freedom Movement newest radio single “Oh My God” celebrates three consecutive weeks in the Top 30 on Billboard’s Gospel Airplay chart. The soothing mid-tempo track is written by Curtiss Glenn and Amanda…

Frank Graves Performs “Motown, My Girl” Concert At the Palmdale Playhouse

On Saturday, September 23rd, Frank Graves and his band which included Ron Roseboro, bass, Steph Lexner, guitar, Michael “Hands” Wilson, keyboards, Ronnie Kaufman, drums, Roger Morse, percussionist, Lorenzo Johnson – keyboards and…

Kids record Van Halen 1 Live in One Day at Sunset Sound!

The Produce Like a Pro team had the great pleasure of taking students from the Los Rios Rock School to Sunset Sound for a recording project.  But not just any recording project, Studio 1 was set up and…

Robby Dupree Performs at Bogies

On Thursday evening, September 21st, Grammy Nominee Robbie Dupree performed at Bogies in Westlake Village. He is well known for his hit songs “Steal Away” and “Hot Rod Hearts” which were part…

KIKI EBSEN PERFORMS THE JONI MITCHELL PROJECT AT BOGIES

Kiki Ebsen’s Joni Mitchell Project was performed at Bogies at the Westlake Village Inn on Sunday, September 17th. With her classy, elegant presence and hauntingly earthy vocals, Ebsen’s delivery of Mitchell’s songs…

World Premiere! Joel Phil – “Raise UP”: Full Audio ( Spanglish Version ) @JoelPhilNYC

East coast emerging act Joel Phil debutes his first commercial single, ‘Raise Up’ with a star-studded track and video bound to be a treat for your ears. ‘Raise Up’ is a melodic…

JD King Video Review @JDKingMusic

By  JOHN DALY J.D. King loves the past but his style is firmly rooted in the future. His new video, “Eloise” has a retro influence — it’s even shot and recorded with…

WILLIAM PATRICK CORGAN ANNOUNCES PILLBOX, A SILENT FILM SET TO MUSIC FROM FORTHCOMING SOLO ALBUM OGILALA

GRAMMY® Award winning, acclaimed singer-songwriter and Smashing Pumpkins frontman, William Patrick Corgan today announced Pillbox, a silent film set to music from his highly-anticipated forthcoming Rick Rubin produced solo album Ogilala, due…

Blameshift Announce Co-Headlining Tour Dates with The Nearly Deads Sponsored by Strüng

Long Island, NY Hard Rock band Blameshifthave announced they will co-headline a tour this fall with The Nearly Deads that will be sponsored by Strüng. The tour will kick off on October 12 in Stanhope, NJ and then…

GARY NUMAN RELEASES POLITICALLY CHARGED 22ND ALBUM SAVAGE @numanofficial

The iconic and highly influential Gary Numan today released his 22nd studio album Savage (Songs From A Broken World) via BMG. Coming almost four years after his album Splinter (Songs From A…

The Rufusized Launch Party Where the Old Meets the New At The Rose in Pasadena

Get ready Los Angeles to party!  Bobby Watson, Grammy winner/ Gold & Platinum Record recording artist, and former bass player for Rufus,  is going to launch his new band, Rufusized  at The Rose Club in…

The 2nd Annual Oxnard Jazz Festival

Chuck Dennis and his staff put on the 2nd Annual Oxnard Jazz Festival on September 9th at the Oxnard Beach State Park.  Geoff Gil, radio personality and co-owner of Dwell Real Estate, was one of the…

“Ultimate Jam Night Presents: Ultimate Texas Jam”

On September 12, 2017, Ultimate Jam Night at the Whiskey A Go Go in West Hollywood, CA,  presented the “Ultimate Jam Night Presents: Ultimate Texas Jam” concert. The event was part of multi-city effort to raise…

Local Band Hangout Goes Reggae

The Queen Mary’s popular, monthly local music showcase, Local Band Hangout, returns to the Observation Bar & Art Deco Lounge on Thursday, September 21 at 7 p.m. with special performances by Niu Roots, WISE, and…

Ariana Savalas Performs The Ménage a Tour! At Spaghettini

On Sunday, September 3rd,  Ariana Savalas performed her The Ménage a Tour! at Spaghettini.  The show wastotally campy, totally entertaining, totally risque, As Ariana scurried to the stage wearing a short white jacket with a fur collar…

The Punk Rocker and The Writer Team to Release Charity Song

By JOHN DALY Donna Balancia, music journalist, and Vince Conrad, music producer and founder of bands The Smart Pills and American Bad Taste, have released a single called “One Step at a…

EDM Hit The Deck Aboard the Queen Mary at the WET Deck Party @thequeenmary

This Labor Day weekend, SoCal’s partied in style at WET aboard the Queen Mary in Long Beach. WET lit up 3 decks woth some of the hottest all- star EDM artists including Viceroy, EC Twins,…

Ottmar Liebert at The Rose

Ottmar Liebert and Luna Negra performed at The Rose on September 1st. Ottmar Liebert is a German guitarist, songwriter, and producer best known for his Spanish-influence eclectic music. A five-time Grammy Award nominee, Liebert has…

“The Fellas” 21st Album from Grammy Winning Artist Melissa Manchester

On September 8th, Grammy Winning Artist, Melissa Manchester will release her 21st album, The Fellas.  Here, Melissa Manchester is paying tribute to some of her favorite male fellas such as Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Mel…

The Great American Swing Band

The Great American Swing Band, led by veteran trumpet player, Jodi Gladstone is a fifteen piece swing band (including a vocalist), that performs the Big Band sounds of the 1940’s. Their repertoire…

Frank Graves Plays His Motown Show “My Girl” at the Palmdale Playhouse

On September 23rd, The Palmdale Playhouse will be welcoming Frank Graves and his Motown Revue Band back for a stellar concert called “My Girl.”   The musicians accompanying him will be Ron Roseboro/bass, who has…

Call of All, composed of Hunter Watson and Cody Webb, Release their debut album War & Illusion @callofall

Independent band Call of All, composed of Hunter Watson and Cody Webb, released their debut album War & Illusiontoday! The band’s official lyric video for “War & Illusion” has reached close to 100,000 views since it’s release…

RAPCOHORIZON ROCKS OUT WITH SEETHER

RHC announces South African rock band Seether as its latest endorsing artist. Michael Lowe, monitoring engineer and stage manager for Seether, has trusted RapcoHorizon and a range of its products for the last…

Aspiring Rappers Compete At Second Annual Freestyle 50 Challenge Sponsored by Verizon

On Tuesday , August 28,  Playhouse Nightclub in Hollywood hosted the Freestyle 50 Challenge finale. The competition was the product of a collaboration between Kevin Liles, co-founder of 300 Entertainment; super producer, London on…

METALLICA TO RE-RELEASE MASTER OF PUPPETS NOVEMBER 10, 2017

PRE-ORDERS FOR THE REMASTER OF ONE OF THE MOST CELEBRATED METAL ALBUMS OF ALL TIME START TODAY EXPANDED AND DELUXE EDITIONS TO FEATURE PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED MATERIAL INCLUDING DEMOS, ROUGH MIXES, VIDEO, LIVE…

Metalachi at The Rose Club

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NEWPORT DUNES WATERFRONT RESORT PRESENTS THE STEELY DAMNED 2 – Free Concert

NEWPORT DUNES  WATERFRONT RESORT PRESENTS THE STEELY DAMNED 2 and Special Guest David Rosales WITH FREE CONCERT SEPTEMBER 2. Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort is celebrating Labor Day Weekend in Classic Rock style with The Steely…

MTV UNVEILS THE CONTENTS OF THE 2017 “VMA” CELEBRITY GIFT BAG @BackstageEvents

The VMA’s are two days away and MTV has revealed the exclusive contents included in the custom-designed MTV “VMAs” gift bag for attending celebrity nominees, presenters and performers. Stars participating in this year’s show…

New Single From California New Soul and Retro Pop Artist, Klez

Sound x 3 Records is pleased to announce the worldwide digital release of ‘Old Soul New World’ by California neo soul and indie pop writer and recording artist, John Klezmer aka “Klez”…

The Fender Rhodes Never Goes Out of Style The 1st Annual Fender Rhodes Festival Displayed A Celebrity Lineup of Talent

An Exclusive By: Sheryl Aronson & Mikey Adam Cohen It’s the two- year anniversary of The 1st Annual Fender Rhodes Festival held in Oxnard, California.  What an amazing lineup of musicians that graced the stage…

Day III of The 30th Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival

Day III of the Long Beach Jazz Festival presented a star studded lineup like no other…  Barbara Morrison & Les McCann performed with Al Williams’ Jazz Society, then there were Spyro Gyra, Bob…

YOSHIKI TO BE FEATURED ON THE COVER OF VOGUE JAPAN @YoshikiOfficial

FIRST-EVER JAPANESE MALE TO BE CHOSEN FOR THE COVER IN THE MAGAZINE’S HISTORY. YOSHIKI’s cover shoot was directed by fashion photography duo Luigi & Iango. Made up of Italian Luigi Murenu and Swiss Iango Henzi, the pair…

X LAUNCHES KICKSTARTER TO RELEASE THE EXCLUSIVE X! LIVE IN LATIN AMERICA @Xtheband

LA seminal punk band, X, wants to release a live recording (the first one ever with the original lineup) of shows done in Latin America in 2011 while touring with Pearl Jam. …

MAGIX, Blue, iZotope Team Up for Sounds Of Summer Contest

MAGIX Launches SOUNDS OF SUMMER Contest Create a Music Maker summer song for a chance to win prizes of over $1,300 from MAGIX, Blue, and iZotope!   Berlin, Germany/Madison, WI (USA), August…

Day II of the 30th Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival

The second day of the Long Beach Jazz Festival was kicked off by the very classy act, Jazz in Pink. All of these female musicians dominated the airwaves with a high voltage…

The 30th Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival Celebrates with Colossal Lineup

The Long Beach Jazz Festival celebrated its 30th year by giving the audience a colossal lineup of musicians for the three days of performances.  The featured artists covered Jazz in all its forms, mainstream,…

Morgan Saint Releases Video For Debut Single “You” @morgansaint

In the artful visual, the indie enchantress captivates with an elegant and enigmatic performance piece. Over a rich and cinematic production palette, she passionately and powerfully delivers every note before a stunning…

Venice, The Band Harmonizes the House At Bogies

The band Venice played at Bogies at the Westlake Village Inn on Sunday, August 6th. Venice was started in Venice, California in 1977 by cousins Michael Lennon and Kipp Lennon. Michael’s brother…

The 30th Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival August 11th – August 13th

For all you jazz and music lovers, the 30th Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival will take place this year from August 11th – August 13th at the gorgeous Rainbow Lagoon Park.  Once again, the lineup…

The José Iturbi Foundation Sponsors “Gershwin Under the Stars” at the Hollywood Bowl

The José Iturbi Foundation is once again, a proud sponsor of the LA Philharmonic, featuring this year’s concert at the Hollywood Bowl conducted by guest conductor and Grammy® winner Bramwell Tovey with…

Listen To Renowned Spanish Composer Alberto De La Rocha’s – “Magic of Life” @Criteriaent

Renowned Spanish composer Alberto De La Rocha ( Jazz, Pop and orchestral) Winner of the  “Best Instrumental Contemporary Orchestral Music”Award at the Hollywood Music in Media Awards.  The Magic Of Life Listen to ‘The Magic Of Life‘…

L’ERMITAGE FOUNDATION Presents Cellists RUSLAN BIRYUKOV & NATHAN LE, Cello Teacher & His Cello Student In Concert In The World Premiere Performance of Their New CD, CELLO PINNACLE

L’Ermitage Foundation, will present Cello Teacher Ruslan Biryukov and his Cello Student Nathan Le, in the World Premiere Performance of their new CD titled, CELLO PINNACLE, on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at 8:00…

Mosquitos Premiere New Song “Counting The Days”

New Album Mexican Dust Out August 18th via Six Degrees Records Indie pop group Mosquitos have released a new track “Counting The Days”. The song premiered with Glide Magazine who writes, “The song incorporates a melange of captivating…

Revolution A Night of Entertainment Benefiting the Pop Culture Hero Coalition

On July 18th, at Vitello’s Night Club in Studio City, Clifford Bell presented the musical show “Revolution,” which was hosted by Pop Culture Hero Coalition Founder, Chase Masterson.  The monies collected for this…

East Bay Soul Floods the House with Funk At Bogies in Westlake Village

On July 27th, Greg Adams’s East Bay Soul brought the powerhouse of polished, proficient, popping good funk with the crisp efficiency of 5 horns, keys, guitar, drums, and percussion to Bogies.  Adams’s…

All-Star Benefit Concert for Shane Doyle’s Family At Spaghettini

On June 28th at Spaghettini in Seal Beach, Dave Koz presented an All-Star Benefit concert hosted by Pat Prescott of 94.7 The Wave, to raise money for Shane Doyle’s family.   The musicians that…

Chester Bennington, Linkin Park Frontman Is Dead at 41 Of An Apparent Suicide #RIP

Thursday morning, lead singer Chester Bennington’s body was discovered at a Palos Verdes Estates residence, minutes after the rock band Linkin Park released their new music video for the song “Talking to…

Terry Wollman Kicking off The Festival of the Arts — Concerts on the Green Music Series in Laguna Beach

On July 6th, Terry Wollman/producer/composer/guitarist  and his veteran band of Greg Manning, keys, John JR Robinson, drums, Ramon Yslas, percussion and Reggie Mcbride, bass with special guest Melanie Taylor kicked off the “Concerts on the Green” series at…

Bogies Night Club Features Carl Verheyen’s Essential Blues

On July 2nd Bogies at Westlake Village, featured Carl Verheyen, who’s best known as Supertramp’s guitarist.  On this evening,  Carl Verheyen delivered a smoking blues concert that was tinged with rock and jazz.  In his band,…

THC MUSIC AND EMP LABEL GROUP INK DISTRIBUTION DEAL WITH KEVIN WOOD’S WAMMYBOX RECORDS TO DISTRIBUTE RELEASES FROM MALFUNKSHUN, ALL HAIL THE CROWN, AND MORE.

THC MUSIC and EMP LABEL GROUP have inked a distribution deal with MALFUNKSHUN/DEVILHEAD guitarist/co-founder Kevin Wood to distribute and release titles on his WAMMYBOX RECORDS label. Wood, the brother of late Mother Love Bone vocalist Andrew Wood, the pair formed MALFUNKSHUNin 1980, and, with drummer Regan…

Alternative Rock Band Color Til Monday Announced Dates with Sea of Trees and Goosey Grey @colortilmonday

San Diego, California Alternative Rock band Color Til Monday have announced dates with Sea of Trees and Goosey Grey that kicks off on August 2nd at Parks and Rock in Anaheim, CA. In addition, the band is newly endorsed by Dirtbag Clothing and…

Afrojack to perform 8 record-breaking shows at Tomorrowland

Tomorrow, July 20, Grammy award-winning recording artist and DJ Afrojack will start the first of 8 record-breaking shows at Tomorrowland, Europe’s biggest dance music festival. Afrojack is a regular headliner at the…

The 2017 San Diego Smooth Jazz Festival

From July 7th – 9th, The 2017 San Diego Smooth Jazz Festival took place at the Embarcadero Marina Park North.  The host this year was the supercharged, sharply dressed, Brian Culbertson.  His lively antics,…

Spotify 10 Million+ Streams Ollie Gabriel New Indie Pop/Soul Rock New Single “Running Man” @OllieGabriel

OLLIE GABRIEL is spearheading a new soul movement.  Having cracked the code for an authentic catchy sound, paired with meaningful and relatable lyricism, Ollie has been compared to the likes of James Brown and Otis…

Valor & Vengeance Released “Sinking Further” Video and Digital Single on July 4, 2017 @valorvengeance

Southern California based Valor & Vengeance will be releasing their debut single and the Adrienne Beacco directed music video for “Sinking Further” on July 4, 2017 via all digital platforms. Their debut…

Ringo Starr 77th Birthday Celebration/Peace & Love at Capitol Records

July 7th, one of the last remaining Beatles, Ringo Starr turned 77. To honor this occasion Ringo conducted his annual Peace & Love celebration outside of the Capitol Records Building in Hollywood…

Paul Childers at Summer NAMM 2017 @ChildersPaul

Celebrating the release of his debut album Naked Poetry, Paul Childers will be making the rounds at Summer NAMM 2017 in Nashville. Debuting at #27 in pop music sales worldwide the album explores “The Art of…

Outside Music, Inside Voices: Dialogues on Improvisation, Spirituality, and Creative Music Garrison Fewell Was Man of the Moment

This article is dedicated to my dear friend, Garrison Fewell, who passed away from cancer two years ago.  I had the opportunity to spend time with him in Boston during the last…

BETRAYING THE MARTYRS REVEAL LIVE VIDEO FOR ‘THE RESILIENT’ @MartyrsTweets

Band on Tour with Born Of Osiris, Volumes Through July 23; The Summer Slaughter Tour Begins July 27 France’s BETRAYING THE MARTYRS have revealed a live video for latest single ‘THE RESILIENT’. Showcasing their epic…

The Former Supremes Perform at The Rose

On Sunday, June 18th, The Former Supremes performed at The Rose in Pasadena.  However, shortly after sound check Joyce Vincent became ill and was transported to the hospital for treatment. Although this…

Nichole Nordeman Releases “Every Mile Mattered” @nicholenordeman

The Title Track & Lyric Video From Her Fifth Full-Length Studio Record Out July 28th. On July 28th, singer/songwriter Nichole Nordeman will release her fifth full-length studio record, Every Mile Mattered, the follow up to her 2015…

Darryl Walker ‘s Al Jarreau Tribute at Spaghettini

Darryl Fitzgerald Walker created a spectacular show for the Al Jarreau Tribute Concert held at Spaghettini, on Friday night, June 23rd.  For two hours straight, Darryl delivered song after song (20 total) of…

Matt Koelsch New Indie Folk Single “Incomplete” @mattkoelsch

Matt Koelsch‘s new single entitled “Incomplete” which was just released via Huffington Post. Featuring catchy vocals, warm cello and melancholy melodies, his new single is reminiscent of The Swell Season. Matt Koelsch  A passionate and thoughtful singer/songwriter, Matt Koelsch [‘kel-sh’]…

Phil Varca & The SlamJammers Re-Releasing Hits, Sign With New Agency

Together for Nearly Three Decades, The Band Recently Reissued Two Songs Off Their 1997 Album “Ready, Willing & Able” and Get Ready For New Shows Through The Wing Agency. Having recently announced…

Frank Graves Blues Singer Performs at Palmdale Playhouse

Frank Graves is a talented, soulful rhythm and blues singer who has been at his craft for many years.  When he sings the Blues, you believe his delivery, you feel the grit…

The San Diego Smooth Jazz Festival July 7th – 9th at The Embarcadero Marina Park North

On July 7th – 9th, The San Diego Smooth Jazz Festival will take place at the Embarcadero Marina Park North.  The host for this year will be the super charged, sharply dressed,…

Terry Wollman Performing at The Festival of Arts Laguna Beach

It’s summertime again.  One of the wonderful events of summer is The Festival of Arts in Laguna Beach which provides a jazz series of concerts that features some of the top contemporary…

GERI Horner Releases Video For Comeback Single “Angels in Chains” Her Tribute To George Michael

GERI Horner, 44,  has released the video for her emotional comeback single Angels in Chains. The song is an emotional tribute to her late friend George Michael, lamenting his passing last year on Christmas…

Gerardo Ortiz’s new album Comeré Callado Vol. 1, might be equally praised and criticized..?

By: Fredwill Hernandez   In anticipation of the release tomorrow [Fri. – June 23rd] of his seventh studio album Comeré Callado Vol. 1, Spanish for I’ll Quietly Eat Vol. 1, Del Records exclusive Regional…

Wild Ponies to Release ‘Galax’ on August 25 @WildPoniesT

The Nashville-based Wild Ponies are proud to announce the release of their new album, Galax, on August 25, via Gearbox Records. Bridging the gap between old and new, the album features revered…

An Evening With Keiko Matsui Performing With The Asia America Youth Symphony Orchestra David Benoit, Music Director & Conductor

On June 16th, the Aratani Theater was full of musical magic as the audience was treated to David Benoit conducting the Asia America Youth Symphony Orchestra and special guest, International jazz pianist,…

Geoff Alpert’s “Open Your Heart” CD Release Party At The E Spot

On June 15th at the E Spot, Geoff Alpert, contemporary jazz trombone player debuted his superb CD “Open Your Heart” with a star studded lineup of musicians… Gail Jhonson on acoustic piano & synthesizer, Greg Manning,…

Cuba’s Next Rising Star San Miguel Announces First Dates As Special Guest for Colin Hay in California @sanmiguelp7

Colin Hay, the Scottish born- Australian singer songwriter and former frontman for Men at Work, will be San Miguel’s guest at The Mint on July 6th, as a warm up to the California Run.…

Meklit Premieres New Album When The People Move, The Music Moves Too with PopMatters @MeklitMusic

Album out June 23rd via Six Degrees Records  and is Produced by Multi-Grammy Award Winner Dan Wilson , Featuring Performances By Andrew Bird and The Preservation Hall Jazz Band. Ethiopian-American artist Meklit just premiered…

The Care Concert All-Star Charity Event To Help Fight Homelessness @wecancalifornia

On Saturday, June 10th, at the Palace Theater in downtown Los Angeles, The Tribe, a collective of LA-based session and touring musicians and vocalists gathered to perform at an all-star musical fundraising…

Soul Record’s Artist Tena Riley Will Perform on Father’s Day

Soul Record’s recording artist, Tena Riley will be performing with her band, The Total Package on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 18th 2017, from 8pm – 12am in a Cabaret and Dance Show,…

Lee Brice Headlines 3rd Annual ShipKicker Country Music Festival at the Queen Mary July 1

Daniel Bonte & The Bona Fide, Honey Country, and Jake Parr Added to Artist Lineup The Queen Mary will once again go country with ShipKicker, the 3rd annual country music festival at…

AJ Lambert, Granddaughter of Legendary Frank Sinatra, to Perform Aboard the Queen Mary at Local Band Hangout June 15

The Queen Mary welcomes back the popular monthly live music series, Local Band Hangout, on Thursday, June 15 at 8 p.m. in The Observation Bar & Art Deco Lounge with a special…

The Mel-E-Mel Show Live & Humble Rhythm Entertainment presents the Sir George Band at 1st Friday’s Creole Jazz

On Friday, June 2nd, The Mel-E-Mel Show Live & Humble Rhythm Entertainment presented the Sir George Band at 1stFriday’s Creole Jazz held at the Forge Event Center in Lancaster.  The Sir George…

JUST ANNOUNCED A LOS ANGELES EVENT YOU DO NOT WANT TO MISS … GEOFF ALPERT – CD RELEASE EVENT

A LOS ANGELES EVENT YOU DO NOT WANT TO MISS …GEOFF ALPERT – CD RELEASE EVENT CHECK OUT THIS ALL-STAR BAND GAIL JHONSON (Keyboards) – Composer, arranger, producer, and musical director. “The…

RINGO STARR ANNOUNCES DETAILS FOR HIS ANNUAL PEACE & LOVE BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION JULY 7, 2017

RINGO STARR announces plans to celebrate his birthday Thursday, July 7, 2017 in Los Angeles, inviting family, friends and the public to come together in a moment of Peace & Love at…

‘68 REVEALS MUSIC VIDEO FOR “THE WORKERS ARE FEW”

NEW FULL-LENGTH ALBUM TWO PARTS VIPER AVAILABLE  JUNE 2ND via COOKING VINYL Atlanta-based rock duo ‘68 has launched their new video directed by Bobby Bates for their latest single “The Workers Are Few,” that fans can…

Singer-Songwriter Matt Koelsch Releases New Single “Perfectly Aligned”

A passionate and thoughtful singer/songwriter, Matt Koelsch [‘kel-sh’] has built his musical career around stirring lyrics, percolating rhythms, and soaring vocals. His songs strike a chord with listeners as he draws inspiration…

KSBR’S BIRTHDAY BASH 2017 SENDS THE CITY NATIONAL GROVE INTO JAM HEAVEN

By Sheryl Aronson On Sunday, May, 28th for the first time in over 28 years, the KSBR Birthday Bash took place indoors.  The site was The City National Grove in Anaheim. The…

Don’t Believe In Ghosts Announce Debut Album GIVE IT MEANING to be released on June 30th via Forward Thinking

Don’t Believe In Ghosts has announced the upcoming release of their debut album GIVE IT MEANING due out June 30th via Forward Thinking. The self-produced debut album was a departure for lead singer Steven Nathan who spent…

DILLON FRANCIS’ “SAY LESS” FEATURING G-EAZY RECEIVES REMIXES FROM GORGON CITY AND EPTIC @dillonfrancis

Last month, Platinum-selling artist, DJ, and producer Dillon Francis released his highly anticipated new single “Say Less” featuring G-Eazy. The track was the first official release for Francis’ own IDGAFOS record label and has received over 7…

NEXT TO NONE launch video for new single “The Apple”

Rising young metallers Next To None recently announced the release of their forthcoming second album ‘Phases’ through InsideOutMusic in Europe and EMP Label Group in North America on July 7, 2017. This…