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Randy Newman kicks off a two-week US tour with two performances in Florida—at the Flagler College Auditorium in St. Augustine and the Capitol Theatre in Clearwater—followed by stops in Mississippi, Texas, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, and Indiana. "With songs that run the gamut from heartbreaking to satirical and a host of unforgettable film scores," says Tampa Bay Newspapers, "Randy Newman has used his many talents to create musical masterpieces widely recognized by generations of audiences."Read more|Journal Topics:Artist News On TourOn TourThursday, November 6, 2014|1 comments
Emmylou Harris will be honored in The Life & Songs of Emmylou Harris: An All-Star Concert Celebration at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, DC, on January 10, 2015. The concert event taping will feature performances by Harris, Rodney Crowell, Iron & Wine, Shawn Colvin, Sara Watkins, Kris Kristofferson, Sheryl Crow, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Mavis Staples, Martina McBride, John Hiatt, Lucinda Williams, Trampled By Turtles, Steve Earle, Patty Griffin, Shovels & Rope, Joan Baez, and Milk Carton Kids. Harris will take the stage to perform with a number of special guests throughout the night. Ticket pre-sales begin today and go on sale to the general public on Friday, November 7.Read more|Journal Topics:Artist News On TourOn TourFriday, October 31, 2014|0 comments
This Halloween weekend, amidst the Greenwich Village parade and festivities, Joshua Redman's Trios Live trio plays live at NYC's Village Vanguard ... John Adams’s The Death of Klinghoffer continues at The Met ... The Black Keys take their Turn Blue tour to the Pacific Northwest ... Jeremy Denk joins LA Phil for Mozart ... Richard Goode performs Beethoven in Boston ... Robert Plant performs on Later ... with Jools Holland ... Chris Thile, Brad Mehldau take their duo tour to Italy, Netherlands ...Read more|Journal Topics:On Tour Weekend EventsOn TourWednesday, October 29, 2014|1 comments
The Black Keys, who are currently touring North America on their Turn Blue world tour, recently sat down to discuss life on the road in a new video. The video offers a look on stage and behind the scenes as band mates Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney talk about the evolution of their touring life, from humble beginnings to now, when the important things remain the same, despite the change in venues. See what they have to say here. The tour heads to Vancouver Thursday before headed back to the US West Coast. What's more the band is giving away an autographed U-Turn turntable, their complete album discography on vinyl, and more.Read more|Journal Topics:Artist News On Tour VideoOn TourWednesday, October 29, 2014|0 commentsSteve Reich & Stephen Sondheim to Be Featured in Conversation for Lincoln Center's American Songbook
Composers Steve Reich and Stephen Sondheim will be featured in Lincoln Center's 2015 American Songbook series. They will take part in an evening of conversation, moderated by WNYC's John Schaefer, in The Appel Room, on January 31, marking the first the time the two will have appeared together on stage. The evening also includes performances of several of their seminal works . Tickets go on sale on Monday, November 17.