Friday, November 22, 2019

Music News

Yamaha Corporation of America Names Neel Senior Director of Education

BUENA PARK, CALIF. (PRWEB) MARCH 31, 2016 - Yamaha Corporation of America (YCA) announced today that Marcia Neel has been appointed as the company’s senior director of education. Neel, a 30-year music industry veteran, will work with Director of Artist Relations...

Daisy Rock Girl Guitars to Celebrate 20th Anniversary in 2020

Daisy Rock Girl Guitars, the company responsible for designing the very first guitar just for girls, will be celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2020. It all started with a drawing by Nicole Ciravolo at the age of 2. Tish Ciravolo...

Joss Stone And Jonathan Joseph Of Project Mama Earth Releases Debut Self-Titled Album

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LXgK1tZK03A Project Mama Earth, consisting of singer-songwriter Joss Stone and Grammy-award winning drummer Jonathan Joseph, released their debut album of the same name. Listen to the record here and watch the making of the project above. The duo was inspired by Joseph's book on the rhythm's of...

Melanie Martinez Releases New Double Feature Video ‘Tag You’re It / Milk And Cookies’

Melanie Martinez releases a new double feature video, "Tag You're It / Milk And Cookies". The final leg of her North American Cry Baby Tour kicks off on Sep 19 hitting major festivals along the way including Voodoo Music +...

No Bad Blood Between Taylor Swift And Apple

By Gabriella Steffenberg Taylor Swift has been making headlines all week for her epic open letter to Apple regarding the Apple Music free three-month trial. Apple had planned on not compensating any musicians during the three-month trial period - something that seemed...

Jake Brown’s ‘Nashville Songwriter Vol II The Inside Stories Behind Country Music’s Greatest Hits’...

Nashville biographer Jake Brown's book "NASHVILLE SONGWRITER II: The Inside Stories Behind Country Music’s Greatest Hits" is now available for purchase on shelves and digitally as of October 15. The book highlights a number of female celebrated singer-songwriters who...

Pianist Monika Herzig Launches Indiegogo Campaign for CD Featuring Female Jazz Musicians

Jazz pianist and composer Monika Herzig is launching an Indiegogo campaign to raise funds for the release of the CD portion of her project titled The Whole World in Her Hands.  The Whole World in Her Hands is a musical collaboration...

Blues Artist Katie Knipp Releases Video For Her Single ‘Ya Make It So Hard...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sY0EHDpMn8k&feature=youtu.be Sacramento blues artist and mother of two Katie Knipp has released the video for her single, "Ya Make It So Hard To Sing The Blues". The video premiered at the 2019 Sacramento Film and Music Festival last weekend. "Ya...

BOSS Releases The Acoustic Singer Live – Acoustic Amplifier

Audio manufacturer BOSS has released the Acoustic Singer Live, an amplifier that allows acoustic musicians to give an impactful and stunning performance. The amp includes features such as Acoustic Resonance, looping, automatic harmonies, and other effects. The Acoustic Singer Live...

Jodie Thomas Named Executive Director, Corporate Communications And Media Relations, For BMI

BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc.) announced that Jodie Thomas has been named Executive Director, Corporate Communications and Media Relations, effective immediately. She reports to Liz Fischer, BMI's VP of Corporate Communications, and is based in the company's New York office. In...