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Saxophonist Rahsaan Roland Kirk’s New Documentary “The Case of the Three Sided Dream” Streaming May 1st/on iTunes May 31st, 2016

Rahsaan Roland Kirk - The Case of the 3 sided Dream
 
The Life of Legendary Saxophonist Rahsaan Roland Kirk Topic of New Documentary, The Case of the Three Sided Dream
 
Streaming and Download on Vimeo On Demand May 1, Available on iTunes on May 31 and Coming to DVD This Fall
 
Rahsaan Roland Kirk (1935-1977) was a one of a kind musician, personality and satirist who despite being blind and becoming paralyzed – did not relent.

Columbia/Legacy Celebrates the 90th Birthday of Miles Davis with Two Special New Releases: MILES AHEAD – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack – Available Friday, April 1

Miles Ahead
 
Columbia/Legacy Celebrates the 90th Birthday of Miles Davis with Two Special New Releases:
MILES AHEAD – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack – Available Friday, April 1
 
EVERYTHING’S BEAUTIFUL, The Recordings of Miles Davis Reimagined by Grammy Award Winning Musician Robert Glasper with Guest Artists Erykah Badu, KING, John Scofield, Phonte, Bilal, Ledisi, Stevie Wonder, Laura Mvula, Hiatus Kaiyote & Others – Available Friday, May 27
 
New Track “Ghetto Walkin” Premieres Today During Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 show only on Apple Music. Both albums are available for pre-order today on iTunes.
 
NEW YORK, March 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Columbia/Legacy will commemorate the 90th birthday of globally renowned music innovator Miles Davis with the release of two very special new Miles Davis album projects:
 
Robert Glasper - Miles Ahead

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

Fats Domino
 
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.

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

Aloe Blacc - Let The Games Begib
 
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.
 

The 24th Annual Trumpet Awards, Hosted by Nia Long & Mike Epps | Jan 23rd, 2016

Nia Long
 
Actors Nia Long And Mike Epps To Co-Host The 24th Annual Trumpet Awards, Sponsored By American Family Insurance
 
HONOREES TO INCLUDE: GRAMMY® AWARD WINNING ARTIST NE-YO, TV PRODUCER WILL PACKER, COMEDIAN GEORGE WALLACE & THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN IN THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS
 
Mike Epps
 
ATLANTA, Jan. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The Trumpet Awards Foundation and title sponsor American Family Insurance present the 24th Annual Trumpet Awards, to celebrate and honor history-making entertainment, humanitarian, political and philanthropic individuals.

Off The Wall: Michael Jackson’s Original Album And The Documentary “Michael Jackson’s Journey From Motown To Off The Wall” Set For Release As A CD/DVD Bundle On February 26, 2016

Michael Jackson - Off The Wall
 
Off The Wall: Michael Jackson’s Original Album And The Documentary “Michael Jackson’s Journey From Motown To Off The Wall” Set For Release As A CD/DVD Bundle On February 26, 2016
 
JACKSON’S OFF THE WALL “INVENTED MODERN POP AS WE KNOW IT”
 
SHOWTIME® TO DEBUT DOCUMENTARY ON FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 5th at 9 PM ET/PT
 
NEW YORK, Jan. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — On February 26, during Black History Month, the Estate of Michael Jackson and Sony Legacy Recordings will release exclusive CD/DVD and CD/Blu Ray editions of Michael Jackson’s revolutionary 1979 recording, Off The Wall. The package will include the original version of the album bundled with the new documentary Michael Jackson’s Journey from Motown to Off the Wall, directed by Spike Lee.

Complete Casting Announced For The Upcoming Broadway Production of The Color Purple | Opens Dec. 10th, 2015

The Color Purple - The Musical
 
Complete Casting Announced For The Upcoming Broadway Production of
The Color Purple
 
DIRECTED AND DESIGNED BY TONY AWARD-WINNER JOHN DOYLE
 
Previews begin November 10, 2015 | Official opening December 10, 2015
 
At Broadway’s Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre
 
October 6, 2015 – Producers Scott Sanders Productions, Roy Furman, Oprah Winfrey, David Babani, and Tom Siracusa are proud to announce complete casting for this fall’s highly anticipated production of THE COLOR PURPLE, directed by Tony Award winner John Doyle.

Damien Sneed Presents “Everyone Has A Place” at Film Festivals This Summer

DamienSneedwithOrchestra
 
Damien Sneed Presents ‘Everyone Has a Place’ at a Series of
Film Festivals This Summer
 
Sneed’s Choral LeChateau Makes Film Debut
 
(New York, NY – July 20, 2015) – Multi-genre recording artist and the Sphinx Medal of Excellence recipient Damien L. Sneed presents Everyone Has a Place at a series of film festivals this summer. Sneed stars in the documentary alongside his mentor, Pulitzer Prize winner and nine-time GRAMMY® Award winner, Wynton Marsalis in the new PBS film by Dennis Scholl of the Knight Foundation and Marlon Johnson, a six-time Emmy award-winning producer and director.