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37th Annual Original SW LA Zydeco Music Festival, August 31st 2019
37th Annual Original SW LA Zydeco Music Festival, August 31st 2019

Opelousas, Louisiana -Tout le Chemn Menn a’ Opelousas–all roads lead to Opelousas! Once again it is Zydeco Season, a time to celebrate and experience Creole culture, zydeco music and the land. Make your plans to come to The Original in the Zydeco Capital o …

Musikmesse and Prolight + Sound 2019: International, Professional and Innovative With a Host of Event Highlights
Musikmesse and Prolight + Sound 2019: International, Professional and Innovative With a Host of Event Highlights

Frankfurt am Main / Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany -A week full of music, entertainment, business and inspiration ended on Saturday evening with a concert given by Gregory Porter and the Neue Philharmonie Frankfurt orchestra in the ‘Festhalle’. At Musikmesse and Prolight + Sound, artisanry met …

Miles Davis: 'The Complete Birth Of The Cool' Collection Marks 70th Anniversary Of Davis' First Career Triumph At Age 22
Miles Davis: 'The Complete Birth Of The Cool' Collection Marks 70th Anniversary Of Davis' First Career Triumph At Age 22

Los Angeles, California -Complete Collection Gathers Studio and Live Recordings in 2LP Vinyl and Digital Formats for Release on May 17 by Blue Note/UMe Seventy years ago, in a nondescript basement room behind a Chinese laundry in midtown Manhattan, a group of …

U.S. Postal Service Salutes ‘Prince of Soul’ Marvin Gaye
U.S. Postal Service Salutes ‘Prince of Soul’ Marvin Gaye

Washington, District of Columbia -Marvin Gaye Forever Stamp on Sale Nationwide Today On what would have been Marvin Gaye’s 80th birthday, the U.S. Postal Service today honored the music legend with the dedication of a new commemorative Forever stamp during a first-day …

Music China 2019 to Combat Slower Economy by Facilitating Music Trade on a Bigger Scale
Music China 2019 to Combat Slower Economy by Facilitating Music Trade on a Bigger Scale

Wan Chai, Hong Kong -While China continues to fight back against its slowing economy with significant tax cuts and ambitious growth targets, a number of the country’s markets are still drawing more and more interest and investment from overseas – none more so than in the …

5 Days, 50 Locations, 100 Acts: Biggest Musikmesse Festival Ever Makes the Whole City of Frankfurt a Stage
5 Days, 50 Locations, 100 Acts: Biggest Musikmesse Festival Ever Makes the Whole City of Frankfurt a Stage

Frankfurt am Main / Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany -From 2 to 6 April, everyone is sure to find something to their taste at Musikmesse Festival, which is being held concurrently with Musikmesse 2019. Many highlights are scheduled for the Exhibition Centre itself, e.g., the SaMTV Unplugged Show with …

Universal Music Classics and Jazz Announces New Global Structure
Universal Music Classics and Jazz Announces New Global Structure

Santa Monica, California -Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced that, to capitalize on the worldwide growth in the consumption of classical and jazz repertoire, the company will focus its global artist development and …

Steinberg Unveils Nuendo 10 at GDC
Steinberg Unveils Nuendo 10 at GDC

Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany -Steinberg today announced the upcoming availability of Nuendo 10 at the Game Developer Conference (GDC) Expo in San Francisco. Since its inception in 2000, Nuendo has evolved into the go-to media production software for many professionals around the …

Worldwide celebration of International Jazz Day, 30 April
Worldwide celebration of International Jazz Day, 30 April

Paris, Île-de-France, France -UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay, and UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Herbie Hancock today announced the programme for the 2019 edition of International Jazz Day, which will be launched in Australia and celebrated in more than 190 countries around …

New National Recording Registry Class Is "Superfly"
New National Recording Registry Class Is "Superfly"

Washington, District of Columbia -The classic radio western “Gunsmoke”; Ritchie Valens’ groundbreaking 1958 sensation “La Bamba”; Sam & Dave’s 1967 hit single “Soul Man”; the revolutionary 1968 Broadway musical “Hair”; and Neil Diamond’s 1969 “Sweet Caroline,” which became a popular …

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Taps Holly Bass to Lead National Turnaround Arts Program
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Taps Holly Bass to Lead National Turnaround Arts Program

Washington, District of Columbia -The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announces that multi-disciplinary performance and visual artist, writer and director Holly Bass will lead the Turnaround Arts program as its new National Director. Starting this week, she will help …

Blessing Unveils BBCL-1287E Bass Clarinet
Blessing Unveils BBCL-1287E Bass Clarinet

Saint Louis, Missouri -E.K. Blessing is proud to introduce the new BBCL-1287E Bass Clarinet to their 2019 lineup. A key and valued instrument in orchestral and ensemble music, the E.K. Blessing BBCL-1287E Bass Clarinet had its debut at the 2019 Winter NAMM show in Anaheim, …