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15:27 ET Online Celebration to Honor Esther Rolle's Centennial Birthday

Join the African American Research Library and Cultural Center (AARLCC) November 7th & 8th for a virtual celebration on Facebook Live honoring the...


09:42 ET School of Rock Supports Independent Venue Week

School of Rock, the leader in performance based music education, is providing support to Independent Venue Week, taking place Oct. 24-30. The annual...


08:38 ET The Sully Band to Stage a Live Virtual Fundraiser Concert to Benefit the MD Anderson Cancer Center on October 29

The Sully Band, recently named "Best Live Performer" at the 2020 San Diego Music Awards, will stage a live virtual fundraising concert on Thursday,...


08:24 ET Apollo Concludes Multicultural 20x2020 Commissioning Project with Digital World Premieres by Eve Beglarian and Jennifer Higdon

Apollo Chamber Players concludes its six-year multicultural commissioning project with digital world premieres by Robert Rauschenberg Prize-winning...


06:00 ET Tencent Music Entertainment Group Announces Appointment of New Independent Director

Tencent Music Entertainment Group ("Tencent Music," "TME," or the "Company") (NYSE: TME), the leading online music entertainment platform in China,...


Oct 23, 2020, 21:22 ET 2020 Chinese Opera Culture Week Is Inaugurated Wonderful "Dramas" Are Coming in Droves

Enjoy the beautiful landscape and taste the charm of Chinese opera. On the morning of October 23, 2020 (the fourth) Chinese Opera Culture Week was...


Oct 23, 2020, 18:48 ET Yusuf / Cat Stevens

Following the widely acclaimed release of Tea for the Tillerman², December 2020 will see Yusuf / Cat Stevens celebrate the two albums that first...


Oct 23, 2020, 16:10 ET Penske Media and MRC Form Publishing and Content Ventures

Leading independent media and entertainment companies Penske Media Corporation (PMC) and MRC announced today a deal to create two joint ventures in...


Oct 23, 2020, 14:51 ET YOUNGA Forum to Convene Global Youth Community, World Leaders and A-list Stars For First-of-its Kind VR Global Spectacle

Tomorrow sees the premiere of the YOUNGA Forum, a pioneering virtual reality global youth takeover of the United Nations connecting 1,500 Youth...


Oct 23, 2020, 14:33 ET Recording Artists Ruby Ibarra, The Filharmonics, Jocelyn Enriquez and AJ Rafael for Island Pacific

Island Pacific Supermarket, the Filipino grocery chain with 16 locations in California and Nevada is making history this October for Filipino History ...


Oct 23, 2020, 13:38 ET Laura Benanti Releases Self-Titled Debut Album - Available Now From Sony Masterworks

Tony® Award-winning actress, singer, author and activist LAURA BENANTI today releases her self-titled debut album Laura Benanti. Available everywhere ...


Oct 23, 2020, 11:33 ET Penske Media And MRC Form Data Joint Venture

Leading independent media and entertainment companies MRC and Penske Media Corporation (PMC) announced today a new joint venture to bring together...


Oct 23, 2020, 11:03 ET Grammy®-Winning Mega-Hit Makers Jermaine Dupri, Ne-Yo, and Johntá Austin, Team Up with a Lineup of Music Superstars on a New Single "CHANGE" to Benefit the Social Change Fund

GRAMMY®-winning mega-hit makers Jermaine Dupri, Ne-Yo, Johntá Austin and Bryan Michael Cox have teamed up with a lineup of music superstar friends,...


Oct 23, 2020, 10:56 ET The Presser Foundation Announces Nearly $1.6 Million in Special Project Grants to Music Organizations and Undergraduate & Graduate Awards

In a continued response to the COVID-19 pandemic and its devastating impact on the greater Philadelphia area's rich ecosystem of music performance,...


Oct 23, 2020, 10:00 ET The Offspring Reissues 'Conspiracy Of One' As Limited-edition Deluxe Color Vinyl To Commemorate The 20Th Anniversary Of Its Release

To commemorate its 20th anniversary, Conspiracy of One, the sixth album by punk rock trailblazers the Offspring, will once again be available on...


Oct 23, 2020, 09:58 ET Casio Highlights The Importance Of Well-Being During Emotional Wellness Month

October is observed as Emotional Wellness Month— a time to reflect and highlight the importance of understanding, accepting and learning to manage...


Oct 23, 2020, 08:38 ET Win a Record Deal with RuffNation Records

RuffNation Records has teamed up with AllHipHop and the Artificial Intelligence-powered KR38R app, for a contest where the winner scores a record...


Oct 23, 2020, 08:27 ET Miss Washington Releases F.A.T.E (Deluxe)

Independent R&B artist Miss Washington releases her brand-new EP F. A. T. E (Deluxe) exclusively available through misswashingtonmusic.com. Her...


Oct 23, 2020, 08:00 ET Queen Achieves Million-Air Honors at 2020 BMI Awards London and 10th No.1 UK Album in Same Week

Today, Sony/ATV Music Publishing paid tribute to the iconic rock band Queen and its significant achievements in the Million-Air awards category at...


Oct 23, 2020, 07:00 ET LiveXLive Announces Partnership With Sean 'Diddy' Combs' REVOLT TV For A Virtual 3-Day Streaming Event, REVOLT Summit x AT&T On October 23-25

LiveXLive Media (NASDAQ: LIVX) ("LiveXLive"), a global platform for livestream and on-demand audio, video and podcast content in music, comedy, and...


Oct 22, 2020, 19:38 ET Revolt Announces Compelling New Social Justice Documentary 'From Pain to Power: A Revolt Special' to Premiere on Monday, October 26th

Watch the trailer here Today, REVOLT announced its presentation of a new captivating documentary that takes a close look at the passionate struggle...


Oct 22, 2020, 16:15 ET Color Star Technology Announces Receipt of Nasdaq Continued Listing Deficiency Notice

Color Star Technology Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq CM: CSCW) (the "Company", or "Color Star"), a company engaged in the businesses of providing online and...


Oct 22, 2020, 15:35 ET Caroline Beasley Elected Chairman of BMI Board of Directors

BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc.) today announced the election of Caroline Beasley, CEO, Beasley Media Group, LLC as Chairman of the BMI Board of...


Oct 22, 2020, 15:30 ET Black American Music Association (BAM) And Georgia Entertainment Caucus (GEC) Announce the Formation of The Black Music & Entertainment Walk of Fame

Today the Black American Music Association (BAM) and the Georgia Entertainment Caucus (GEC) announced the formation of the Black Music &...


Oct 22, 2020, 12:24 ET Event Ticketing Platform Ticketbud Helps Convert 400,000 Attendee Holiday Festival into a Timed Access Drive-thru Experience

Austin's largest holiday event attracting 400,000 attendees each year, has reinvented itself for 2020. Austin Trail of Lights, the city's second...