Concerts, festivals, benefits etc.
Congratulations Troy Andrews, aka Trombone Shorty. His autobiography/children’s book got a Caldecott & Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award.
Sting and Peter Gabriel are joining forces, bands and songs for a joint headline tour across North America starting June 21 in Columbus, OH.
Celebrities worldwide took to social media to express their grief & condolences of the iconic David Bowie’s passing, including Elijah Wood, Brit PM David Cameron, Kanye West, Foo Fighters,
Mobilians will attempt to break the Guinness record for most elves in one place simultaneously on Dec. 11 with plenty of entertaining festivities.
Here’s the new music you’ve been hearing on 92ZEW this week. Rate the songs, get artist info, videos and more with the Free 92ZEW app. Or just tweet/facebook/email….
Tonight, My Morning Jacket kicks off a four-night run at New York City’s Beacon Theatre. The last time Jim James and company played multiple shows in the Big Apple, they played five dates in 2010 and performed one of their albums in full at each show.
The Arcs to release special six-song EP for Record Store Day. Here’s one of the songs from the new album.
President Obama joins the growing list of super-stars contributing to Coldplay’s new album ‘A Head Full of Dreams.’ Noel Gallagher, Beyonce & her daughter, and Gwyneth Paltrow (Martin’s ex) are also on the album.
The new winter attraction at Cooper Riverside Park downtown, an ice skating rink, opens up this Saturday, 11/14. It will be open 7 days a week from noon to 10 p.m. week days and until 11 p.m. on weekends through New Year’s Eve.
Listen & Watch the official video for Adele’s ’25’ here.
“Brittany Howard is the true definition of a powerhouse, from her unique and crushing vocals, to her meteoric rise in the last four years. She led Alabama Shakes to a massive year that included their Coachella debut and is quite deserving of Billboard’s recognition”
The Arcs, Nathaniel Rateliff, Chris Cornell, Hozier round out top 5. Check out the new music playlist and 92NEW songs too.
AL.com and 92ZEW are hosting “From Shame to Fame,” an intimate Q&A with Alabama legend and music mogul Rick Hall. co-founder of FAME music studios and author of the new autobiography, “The Man from Muscle Shoals: My Journey from Shame to Fame.”
The Rock n Roll Hall of Fame announced a diverse set of nominees for 2016 induction, from Chaka Khan and Chicago to Nine Inch Nails and N.W.A.
Messin’ around with the blues and crafting tunes at Dauphin Street Sound Studios before the weekend of music at TenSixtyFive.
Tim’s Holding the Tail headlines Windcreek Casino stage of TenSixtyFive Saturday night, and is a locals band of various big names jamming together.
The inaugural TenSixtyFive will have two stages at both ends of Dauphin St., Jake Peavy Stage will be on the street near Dauphin & Spring Hill intersection and the WindCreek stage is at Cathedral Square.
TenSixtyFive is the new downtown Mobile music party Oct. 2, 3, 4, organized to replace Bayfest. Sublime with Rome, Wet Willie (original), George Clinton & P-Funk, Three Days Grace, Grayson Capps, Kristy Lee, Eric Erdman, a Mobile Musician Jam and more.
Taking the rock world by storm with the hooky, catchy single ‘Could Have Been Me,’ British band The Struts upload video to introduce themselves to Americans. Watch it.
Industry sources tell 92ZEW that some of the six-figure Bayfest headliners haven’t been paid, including non-refundable deposits that were due mid-September. Deposits are typically about half of the total performance charges.
Elvis Costello compiled 38 track, 2 CD set to go along with his upcoming book of memoirs “Unfaithful Music & Disappearing Ink.”
The ongoing Jack White vs Black Keys fight spilled over last night at a NYC Bar. Read Patrick Carney’s tweets from this morning, including the Billy Corgan T-Shirt comparison.
A birthday/engagement cake decorated with 400 one carat and 35 three-carat white diamonds and 75 three-carat black diamonds. Better hope the guests are honest!