Leon Bridges and Nathaniel Rateliff on Austin City Limits | Premieres on PBS Feb. 6th, 2016

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Austin City Limits Showcases Two Soul Sensations: Leon Bridges and Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
 
New Episode Premieres February 6th on PBS
 
Austin, TX—February 5, 2016—Austin City Limits (ACL) gives you the best seat in the house for two of today’s hottest soul sensations: Leon Bridges sharing the bill with Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats. The new episode premieres Saturday, February 6th at 8pm CT/9pm ET as part of ACL’s Season 41.

Our Conversation with Jody Watley | 2016

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Music Editor A. Scott Galloway Interviews Music Diva Jody Watley!
 
T.U.M.S. is elated to have with us this month, as part of Black History Month, one of the finest singers of our time. R&B/Soul Songstress Jody Watley is on the move again with the return of group Shalamar Reloaded and New Music on the horizon. Our music editor A. Scott Galloway spent some quality time with Ms. Watley to discuss an array of topics. LOTS OF THEM! Pull up a chair and relax for a moment – Our conversation with Jody Watley comes to you NOW!
 
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LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! Singer Tessanne Chin Releases New Single “Love Suicide”

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Songstress Tessanne Chin Drops Sensational Hit, “Love Suicide”
 
Caribbean Soul Artist Releases New Single
 
Kingston, Jamaica – Tessanne Chin‘s latest single, “Love Suicide,” is a sweeping, soulful ballad of reckless affection. The single captures the essence of finding love so powerful that it is all together consuming and exhilarating. “Love Suicide,” released on her own imprint Chinita Entertainment, is now available on iTunes for pre-sale.
 

Saxophonist George Coleman to Release Project “A Master Speaks” on April 8th, 2016

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NEA Jazz Master George Coleman Releases
First Recording as a Leader in Nearly Two Decades:
A Master Speaks – Available April 8, 2016
on Smoke Sessions Records
 
Album Release Celebration Friday, April 8 Through
Sunday, April 10 at Smoke Jazz & Supper Club
 
In 2015 the National Endowment for the Arts confirmed what countless listeners have known for the last six decades by naming tenor saxophonist George Coleman an NEA Jazz Master.

VP Records to Release Tribute Album “We Remember Dennis Brown” in Late Spring 2016

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VP RECORDS REMEMBERS “THE CROWN PRINCE OF REGGAE”
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Double-Disc Tribute Album Slated for Late Spring 2016
 
Series of Singles From Compilation To Be Released in February
by Romain Virgo, Raging Fyah, Jah9, The Green and Marsha Ambrosius
 
February 1st, marked the late reggae and lover’s rock icon Dennis Brown‘s 59th birthday. The revered Jamaican icon began his recording career at the tender age of 11 and has more than 75 albums to date. Even though he passed away at the early age of 42, his music and legacy lives on.

Singer Eryn Allen Kane Releases New Project “Aviary: Act II” | Announces Tour Dates 2016

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ERYN ALLEN KANE RELEASES AVIARY: ACT II
NOW AVAILABLE WITH ALL DIGITAL RETAILERS & STREAMING SERVICES
 
US Tour Dates Announced for New York, Philadelphia, Atlanta & More
 
NEW YORK, NY, February 2, 2016 – Chicago’s powerhouse soulstress Eryn Allen Kane, proudly presents Aviary: Act II, the second half of her eagerly anticipated debut project. In observance of Martin Luther King Day on January 17th, Eryn premiered her most powerful single yet “How Many Times”.  Aviary: Act II is now available at Apple Music, Spotify, Tidal, and Soundcloud.

Fats Domino and The Birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll, Premieres on PBS Feb. 26th, 2016 During Black History Month

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THIRTEEN’s “American Masters” Celebrates Rock ‘n’ Roll Legend Fats Domino During Black History Month on PBS
 
Fats Domino and The Birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll premieres nationally on the legendary performer’s 88th birthday Friday, February 26 at 10 p.m. (check local listings)
 
NEW YORK, Jan. 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Fats Domino was one of the most popular rockers of the 1950s and early 60s. His achievements and record sales during that time were rivaled only by Elvis Presley. With his boogie-woogie piano playing rooted in blues, rhythm & blues, and jazz, he became one of the inventors, along with Presley, Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis and Little Richard of a revolutionary genre of music, rock ‘n’ roll.

Bassist Brian Bromberg to Release New Album “Full Circle” on March 25th, 2016

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Multi-Instrumentalist Brian Bromberg Returns
to His Roots of Acoustic Jazz With Sentimental
Tribute To His Father on Full Circle
 
Available March 25, 2016 on Mack Avenue Records
 
​World-renowned acoustic and electric bassist Brian Bromberg hasn’t released an album in the U.S. since 2012, a fact that might not have been cause for concern if you know that at one point he released three albums in one year.

Chaka Khan Invites Fans To Be Part Of New Video “I Love Myself”

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Chaka Khan Invites Fans To Be Part Of The Video For Her New Single “I Love Myself”
 
Song encourages love and self-respect across all races, classes, genders, physical challenges, sexual orientation, mental illness and more
 
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Multiple Grammy-winning vocalist, humanitarian, educator and visual artist Chaka Khan is inviting fans to submit a video clip of themselves for her new single, “I Love Myself,” which will debut February 19th via MondoTunes/iKhan Records/LLC.

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! Singer Aloe Blacc Releases New Single “Let The Games Begin (From RACE)”

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Aloe Blacc Releases New Single “Let The Games Begin (From RACE)” Today
SONG TO BE FEATURED IN FOCUS FEATURES’ “RACE,” IN THEATERS NATIONWIDE FEBRUARY 19th
 
RACE – ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK ALBUM AVAILABLE FEBRUARY 19th ON BACK LOT MUSIC
 
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter Aloe Blacc releases “Let The Games Begin (From RACE)” today. The song is available now on XIX Recordings/Interscope Records and is available for digital download and streaming via digital subscription services.