Congratulations Troy Andrews, aka Trombone Shorty. His autobiography/children’s book got a Caldecott & Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award.
The Mother of modern music festivals, Bonnaroo, celebrates 15 this year with Pearl Jam, Dead & Company (with John Mayer), LCD Soundsystem reunion, Judd Apatow, and… flushable toilets!
Sting and Peter Gabriel are joining forces, bands and songs for a joint headline tour across North America starting June 21 in Columbus, OH.
Robert Plant & Sensational Space Shifters, w/special guest the Sonics, March 7 at the Saenger Theatre . “Blues … Roots and Hollers (A Southern journey tour)”
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,
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.
Hangout Music Fest 2016 Lineup Reveal: Alabama Shakes, Cage the Elephant, Florence + the Machine, Lenny Kravitz, X Ambassadors, The Weeknd, Walk the Moon, Moon Taxi, Big Grams ++++
Also on the Hangout Fest lineup are The Struts, Panic at the Disco!, Ellie Goulding, Jason Isbell, The Neighborhood, Calvin Harris, Borns, … Tickets are already on sale.
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”
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.
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.
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.
Andrew McMahon has been in the music business for a long time, dating back to his days in Something Corporate and Jack’s Mannequin. Even still, “Cecilia and the Satellite,” his first single under his latest moniker, Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness, seemingly came out of nowhere. In reaching the top five at Alternative radio, “Cecilia” has introduced a lot of people to the music of Andrew McMahon, but he wrote it to introduce himself to one person in particular: his newborn daughter.
Beatles drummer asks fans to flash peace sign, say or think about “peace and love” at noon. Share with hashtag #PeaceandLove.
92ZEW’s Reach for the Beach winner will be taking the historic Saenger Theatre stage at 7:30 Friday night, followed by Delbert McClinton. Watch TLC interview with Jamell and his HangoutFest BB King tribute.
Listen to the interview with TLC in the AM here.