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May 26, 2016, 11:13 ET Citizen Cope, Jason Isbell, Old Crow Medicine Show, And Ashley Monroe Bring The Music Of Tennessee To Chicago's Congress Park Through Live Streamed Concert Events

This week, the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development live-streamed three concerts from West, Middle, and East Tennessee into Congress Park in...


May 26, 2016, 10:00 ET Miles Davis: The Universe of Cool. Visualized.

 Miles Davis, international musical icon and cultural archetype, would have turned 90 years old on May 26, 2016. To commemorate Miles' 90th,...


May 26, 2016, 10:00 ET UMe To Reissue 1993 Debut A&M Album By Supergroup Hater, Featuring Soundgarden's Ben Shepherd And Matt Cameron, John McBain Of Monster Magnet, And Brian Wood of Devilhead July 15

 Ben Shepherd returned to his garage rock roots and assembled a group of musicians that became Hater, in Seattle, playing guitar alongside...


May 26, 2016, 08:40 ET Legendary Country Estate Conceived, Designed and Built by and for Country Music Hall of Famer and Multiple Grammy Winner Kenny Rogers to be Auctioned July 9th

 Located 15 minutes outside of Athens, Georgia, home to the University of Georgia, is one of the finest country estates known as Beaver Dam...


May 26, 2016, 07:05 ET The Question Was "What Do You Want To Say?" The Answer Helped Inspire A Debut Single Called "Stand Up"

When Middle School music teacher Mr. Justin Taylor Nixon gave his students at Sacred Heart Schools Chicago an assignment to write a poem, lyrics,...


May 26, 2016, 06:00 ET Kia Motors' Music-Loving Hamsters Return To Share The Unifying Power Of Music In New Ad Campaign For The Soul Urban Passenger Vehicle

- Multi-Platform "The World Needs More Soul" Effort Set to Unique Track Featuring Nathaniel Rateliff and German EDM Duo BUNT. -...


May 25, 2016, 18:21 ET Star Wars: The Force Awakens Original Motion Picture Soundtrack From Oscar®-Winning Composer John Williams To Be Released On New Double Gatefold Vinyl June 17

 Walt Disney Records is set to release a new hologram vinyl version of the original motion picture soundtrack for Star Wars: The Force...


May 25, 2016, 18:19 ET 'Phantom' Headlines Tenth Year Anniversary Season at Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center

 Andrew Lloyd Webber's "The Phantom of the Opera" headlines a social outcast-themed season of shows for 2016-2017 at the Lincoln Park...


May 25, 2016, 15:54 ET Loton, Corp. Announces Mint Group Has Resigned from its Services Contract with Loton and KOKO's Holding Company

 Loton, Corp. (OTC: LIVX) ("Loton"), a company operating in the emerging live/digital music space, today announced that Mint Group Holdings,...


May 25, 2016, 14:21 ET Rise Records Sign Five Finger Death Punch For Future Recorded Albums

Rise Records have announced the signing of Five Finger Death Punch to a North American recording deal. The first album with Rise Records, the...


May 25, 2016, 13:50 ET 16th Annual Soul Beach Music Festival Hosted by Aruba

 It's time to elevate the soul with power-packed entertainment! The 16th Annual Soul Beach Music Festival Hosted by Aruba captures the hearts...


May 25, 2016, 13:34 ET Hard-rockin' band - The Dead Daisies - Make Some Noise

Their momentum is unstoppable. The Dead Daisies hit the ground running with their third album, Make Some Noise, due for release August 5 on...


May 25, 2016, 13:01 ET Princess Cruises Debuts "Magic to Do: The Story Behind the Magic" Documentary Film

 Last fall, Princess Cruises raised the curtain on a new musical revue titled Magic to Do, from the Oscar, Grammy and Tony award-winning...


May 25, 2016, 10:00 ET Verve/UMe Announces Never Before Released Charlie Parker Sessions on 'Unheard Bird: The Unissued Takes'

 Discovering previously unheard music is a consistent hope for serious jazz fans. Finding unreleased music from legends, especially those who...


May 25, 2016, 09:33 ET St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® honró a Cristina Saralegui durante la gala FedEx/St. Jude Angels and Stars recaudando $1 millón

 La comunidad del Sur de la Florida se unió para luchar contra el cáncer infantil el pasado sábado, 14 de mayo, cuando 500...


May 25, 2016, 09:15 ET Dubset Announces Agreement with Spotify to Expand Availability of Longform DJ Mixes, Single Mixes and other User Generated Content

 Dubset Media Holdings announced today that it has reached an agreement with Spotify that will dramatically expand the global footprint of its...


May 25, 2016, 09:03 ET 14th annual FedEx/St. Jude Angels & Stars raises $1 million for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®

 The South Florida community united to fight childhood cancer on Saturday, May 14, when 500 guests filled the InterContinental Hotel in...


May 25, 2016, 09:00 ET Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Gregg Allman Joins Joe Bonamassa's Music Festival at Sea

Keeping the Blues Alive Foundation, Joe Bonamassa, and Sixthman are proud to present Keeping the Blues Alive at Sea III, year three of the...


May 25, 2016, 08:45 ET Inspirational Folk Album "Unbroken" by Jewish Americana Singer-Songwriter Joe Buchanan Now Available Worldwide

HOUSTON, May 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/-- "Unbroken," the first album by Jewish Americana singer-songwriter Joe Buchanan, is now available from several...


May 25, 2016, 06:30 ET White House Turnaround Arts Talent Show Showcases the Power of Arts Education

Today, students from Turnaround Arts schools nationwide performed for First Lady Michelle Obama, their peers, and artist mentors at the White House...


May 25, 2016, 06:00 ET "My Brother Elvis" To Be Released Worldwide On August 16 On The 39TH Anniversary Of Elvis Presley's Passing

 David E. Stanley, Elvis Presley's step brother whom Elvis took under his wing as a young adolescent to work with him on tour in the 70's, will...


May 25, 2016, 06:00 ET Jake Shimabukuro Announces New 2016 Tour Dates

Ukulele superstar Jake Shimabukuro has announced new tour dates in the United States through the end of 2016. The tour kicks off in Honolulu, HI on...


May 25, 2016, 03:00 ET Global Rockstar presenta nuevo sistema de votación online para las preselecciones de Eurovisión

Apoya las escenas de música nacional y encuentra las mejores representaciones nacionales de Eurovisión - el artista de Global Rockstar...


May 25, 2016, 03:00 ET Global Rockstar présente un nouveau système de vote en ligne pour les présélections de l'Eurovision

Soutenez les scènes musicales nationales et découvrez les meilleures prestations nationales de l'Eurovision - L'artiste de Global...


May 24, 2016, 15:02 ET Morgan Freeman And Jeff Skoll Honored At Geffen Playhouse Annual Fundraiser

 Sunday's (May 22) Backstage at the Geffen, star-studded fundraiser at the Geffen Playhouse and the pre-show host committee dinner grossed over...