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March 2, 2012

Saxophonist Kris Brownlee Signs with MEGAWAVE Records | New CD, “Sincerely Yours” Coming This Fall 2012

Kris Brownlee Signed to MEGAWAVE Records


Fall Release Planned for New Album Sincerely Yours

LANSING, Mich., March 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Saxophonist Kris Brownlee who frequently tours in the Chicago area, has been signed to MEGAWAVE Records, label president John Palmer announced today.  A Fort Wayne (Indiana) native, Brownlee is wrapping up recording of his third full-length, entitled Sincerely Yours, with a release date planned for this Fall, Palmer said. To continue, please click “MORE”!

Soul Man Ryan Shaw to Unleash New Album, “Real Love” on May 15th, 2012


Al Kooper, Robert Randolph, and the Soul Survivors Guest On Follow-Up to Grammy-Nominated Debut

On May 15, two-time Grammy nominated soul man Ryan Shaw will release ‘Real Love,’ the follow-up to his acclaimed debut ‘This Is Ryan Shaw.’ Called “a massive talent” by Billboard and “first-class” by Entertainment Weekly, the success of the New York-based singer’s debut led to appearances on The Ellen Show, the CBS Early Show, a pair of Grammy nominations for “Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance,” and opening slots for John Legend, Joss Stone, and even Van Halen, where Ryan silenced arenas with the power of his voice. To continue, please click “MORE”!

“Gospel Goes to Hollywood” Awards Luncheon Hailed as a Success

Gospel Goes to Hollywood Awards Luncheon Hailed as Resounding Success Celebrating the Untold Stories of Faith During Oscar Week

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., March 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ —  Gospel Goes to Hollywood Awards Luncheon (GGTH) hosted by actress Wendy Raquel Robinson and comedian Jonathan Slocumb, who stepped in for Terry Crews, was hailed as a resounding success throughout Hollywood.  The event, to raise awareness and funds in support of the fight against domestic violence, was held Friday, February 24, 2012 at the historical Taglyan Cultural Complex in Hollywood, CA. To continue, please click “MORE”!

Lisa Knowles & The Brown Singers Brings New Look to Quartet

Electrifying Queens of Quartet:
Lisa Knowles & The Brown Singers Bringing A New Look To Quartet

Memphis, TN – – In the late 1970’s, Mrs. Willie Mae Richmond was given the vision to organize and manage one of the hottest female quartet groups in gospel – The Brown Singers. They were formed with the mission to minister healing, peace, and comfort to the broken. This legendary group has always been at the front line of the female quartet market, delivering an unwavering source of traditional and now contemporary gospel music. To continue, please click “MORE”!

New Jazz Release: Hendrik Meurkens/Gabriel Espinosa with Anat Cohen & Antonio Sanchez | “Celebrando” (Coming April 10th, 2012)

by ZOHO’s 100th CD Release! Hendrik Meurkens / Gabriel EspinosaWith Anat Cohen & Antonio Sanchez“Celebrando”  ZM 201204Street Date April 10, 2012 Celebrando (which means “celebrating” in Portuguese and Spanish) is a joyous event on several fronts. First, the CD celebrates Brazilian jazz and the resounding impact it’s had and has …

Mariah Carey Takes Centerstage at “The Disney Fantasy” Cruise Ship Ceremony

Mariah Carey Christens Disney Cruise Ship During Star-Studded New York City Ceremony

Disney Fantasy to Begin Caribbean Sailings March 31

NEW YORK, March 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The Disney Fantasy, the fourth ship in the Disney Cruise Line fleet, was christened today during a star-studded christening celebration at the Manhattan Cruise Terminal.

On a night filled with celebrity performances from the likes of Jerry Seinfeld, Neil Patrick Harris, Nick Cannon and Heather Headley, it was Disney Fantasy godmother, Mariah Carey, who took center stage for the christening moment. To continue, please click “MORE”!