Asian music television franchise (V) today announced its first launch in a Western market with its entry into Oz, while confirming a new English-lingo international service to be produced in…
The day after Kenny Loggins performs on the upcoming Academy Awards telecast, the first greatest hits album of his 25-year career hits the streets and puts in motion a promotional push for the disc…
Foxy Brown; Warren G; Redman (House of Blues; 999 capacity; $ 22.50) Presented inhouse. Performers: Foxy Brown, Case, Gavin; Redman, Two Tecs; Warren G, DJ Rectangle, the Twinz. Reviewed March 6…
Christian McBride is not only the outstanding young bass talent in the jazz world today, he is also becoming quite a showman. Though the hour was very late, it was McBride's set at the close of the…
BMG Entertainment's Windham Hill Records has joined forces with sister labels Private Music, High Street Records and Dancing Cat Records to create the Windham Hill Group.
MTM Music, the supplier of music for programming offered by MTM Entertainment and the Family Channel, has bowed MTM Records.
Tony Bennett (Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza; 1,800 seats; $ 55 top) Promoted by Avalon Attractions. Band: Ralph Sharon, Doug Richeson, Clayton Cameron. Reviewed March 2, 1997. The biggest surprise…
Tom Hanks is the honorary chairman for the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra's eighth annual Silent Film Gala April 12 at Glendale's Alex Theater.
Pavement (Roxy; 400 capacity; $ 15) Presented by Goldenvoice. Band: Steve Malkmus, Steve West, Scott Kannberg, Mark Ibold, Bob Nastanovich. Reviewed Feb. 27, 1997. Stockton, Calif., indie kings…
The humor, the childlike voice, the presentation overflowing with charm --- those are the givens of a Blossom Dearie performance, all too infrequent in L.A. The subtle delight here was an…
Quite possibly the spryest blues veteran working, Clarence Gatemouth Brown whipped up a fireball of an evening chock full of his unique fusion of big band jazz stylings and Texas blues.