John Prine Confirms 2018 Tour Dates + New Music

Submitted by Sacks and Company on Wed, 12/06/2017 - 10:39 am

Legendary singer, songwriter and performer John Prine will embark on a select series of tour dates in 2018. The tour includes a very special co-headline show at New York’s Radio City Music Hall on April 13 with Sturgill Simpson (solo) as well as dates at Philadelphia’s Merriam Theatre on April 14, Chicago’s Chicago Theatre on April 27, San Francisco’s Warfield on May 24 and Norfolk’s Chrysler Hall on June 2 among others.

Moogfest 2018’s First Talent Announcement includes Chelsea Manning

Submitted by UGStrategies PR on Wed, 12/06/2017 - 9:30 am

Today, Moogfest unveils a festival lineup led by female, non-binary, and transgender artists, including a keynote conversation with privacy rights and political transparency activist Chelsea Manning on The Future of Creativity. The announcement is celebrated by ‘Always On’, a 50-hour livestream presented in partnership with Tom Tom Magazine from Today at 12:00 pm ET to 2:00pm ET on December 8, 2017. 

Common Kings Grammy Nominee for "Best Reggae Album"

Submitted by Press Junkie PR on Wed, 12/06/2017 - 6:52 am

Isle Empire/Mensch House Records is thrilled to announce that Common Kings has been nominated for their acclaimed debut album Lost In Paradise in the “Best Reggae Album” category at the 60th GRAMMYS®. The band, who is currently on their “Broken Crowns” tour with Matisyahu, continues to receive press accolades and win over fans nationwide with the San Antonio Current hailing “I can say confidently that Common Kings might be in my top five performances.”

PAOLO CONTE first name Gent Jazz Festival 2018

Submitted by Gent Jazz Festival on Wed, 12/06/2017 - 6:39 am

It’s wonderful, it’s wonderful: on Friday 6 July, no other than Paolo Conte will headline the Gent Jazz Festival 2018. The 17th festival edition will take place from 29 June to 8 July 2018 on the magical Bijloke site in Ghent. The octogenarian melancholic musician with the recognizable smoky voice always knows how to move his audience with a surprising mix of styles. Jazz, however, remains Conte’s first love. Tickets go on sale on Friday 8 December at 10 a.m.

Whiskey Shivers Release New Video For “Reckless”

Submitted by LiveLoud on Tue, 12/05/2017 - 12:18 pm

The video for Whiskey Shivers new song “Reckless” continues with the bands tradition of creating visually arresting and innovative videos.  Wadleigh’s concept was simple -  find a way to make a room that could spin in order to generate enough force to make the band stick to the walls – all while playing the song.  Enter a couple of MIT educated mechanical engineers, an army of volunteers, a 360 camera rig, and a bunch of breakable dinnerware and you get “Reckless.”  The band admits that contraption was a “DIY carnival ride that could have gone way wrong.” 

Dead & Company Postpone New Orleans Show

Submitted by on Tue, 12/05/2017 - 10:37 am

Early this morning, Tuesday, December 5th, John Mayer was admitted into the hospital for emergency appendectomy forcing the Dead & Company December 5th concert in New Orleans to be postponed.

All tickets for the December 5 show will be honored for the rescheduled date. Information on the rescheduled date will be announced as soon as possible.  Should ticketholders choose to seek a refund, they will be available at point of purchase.

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