Kaaboo Cayman Music and Comedy Festival for 2019

Kaaboo Cayman - Music Comedy Festival 2019

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (May, 2018) – KAABOO is proud to announce the 2019 lineup for its newest destination event, a multi-sensory experience in the Cayman Islands. KAABOO Cayman, set to take place February 15 + 16, 2019, welcomes internationally renowned EDM-pop duo The Chainsmokers andBritish new wave idols Duran Duran as headliners for its inaugural event overlooking the Caribbean Sea. [Read more…]

12 Years A Slave Music

12 Years A Slave

Columbia Records will release the soundtrack to the year’s most anticipated new film, 12 Years A Slave. The soundtrack, MUSIC FROM AND INSPIRED BY 12 YEARS A SLAVE, will be released in the UK on 6 January 2014. [Read more…]

Music Inspiration by Shannon Grissom

Ideas for songs come to me from  many sources.   First I was watching The Hobbit with my sister-in-law, Bonny Matley, and she remarked… “Cowboys and wizards never lose their hats.” I laughed and knew right away that I would use her words in a song. A few days later I was talking with songwriter Jason […]

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Tribfest Heads To Ireland

Tribfest Heads To Ireland

Tribfest Heads To Ireland

A Massive Tribute to The Gathering 2013 in Ireland

Music fans in Mullingar, County Westmeath, have an opportunity to enjoy a new style music festival created in UK over the weekend of July 12th -14th. Tribfest is a festival that provides songs from the biggest names in the music world, but the performers on stage are tribute acts. They may not be the real stars but are the nearest thing that you could see in County Westmeath. [Read more…]

Spotify Pens Deal With Musicmetric

Spotify - MusicMetric

Musicmetric has announced a deal with Spotify, the world’s most popular music streaming service, that will allow its users to benchmark Spotify data alongside social media trends and file-sharing information. [Read more…]

Edinburgh Jazz And Blues Festival 2012

The Stooges Brass Band

The Stooges Brass Band

The 2012 Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival welcomes an outstanding line-up of musicians from home and abroad to celebrate 10 days of jazz and blues that’s open and accessible. Embracing music of the highest artistic quality and music that’s played for partying, there’s sophistication and simple pleasures. [Read more…]

Families Out of Tune on Music Education

Music Eucation Program

Music Eucation Program

ATLANTA – More than half of U.S. children and adults have never received music education, though a majority (68 percent) thinks it’s important, says a new IBOPE Zogby poll* commissioned by Primrose Schools, The Leader in Educational Child Care ®. Over 70 percent of adults recognize that music education enhances children’s music appreciation, cognitive development and creativity. However, over the past 15 years, many school music programs have been cut to reduce budgets and to spend more time on math and reading instruction. [Read more…]

Dublin Bay Taste and Music Fest 2011


Dublin Bay Taste & Music Festival 2011

Dublin Bay Taste & Music Festival 2011

Dublin Bay chefs prepared to ‘Eat to the Beat’ at the launch of the inaugural Dublin Bay Taste & Music Fest . This culinary and entertainment extravaganza is set to take place from Thursday 25th August to Sunday 28th August 2011 in the beautiful setting of The Peoples Park, Dun Laoghaire(12noon – 10pm daily) . [Read more…]

South African jazz – a historical introduction to the beautiful music of a beautiful country

Introduction South African jazz started not long after the great explosion of the music in New Orleans more than 100 years ago – or it started long before then, depending on how you look at it. “Almost as soon as jazz went on record in America, in the early decades of the twentieth century, those […]

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Band Amys Ghost For Reading And Leeds!

Reading band Amys Ghost are pleased to announce they have been chosen by BBC Introducing to play both Reading and Leeds festival.
The news was announced tonight by Radio One DJ Huw Stephens. Amys Ghost will be playing on Friday in Reading and Sunday at Leeds. Their time slot is unconfirmed as yet.

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