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Grammy Nominees 2017 Named - Jazz List

Grammy Nominees 2017 Named - Jazz List

The 59th Annual Grammys will air live from the Staples Center in LA on Feb. 12th at 8 p.m. ET on CBS.  Here is the full list of nominees for the 59th Annual Grammy Awards: JAZZ Best Improvised Jazz Solo: “Countdown” — Joey Alexander
“In Movement” — Ravi Coltrane
“We See” — Fred Hersch

7 Virtual Jazz Club announces the beginning of the LIVE competition that will take place in the 7 virtual rooms

7 Virtual Jazz Club announces the beginning of the LIVE competition that will take place in the 7 virtual rooms

FIRST INTERNATIONAL ONLINE JAZZ CONTEST The competition takes place entirely on the 7 Virtual Jazz Club website (click “Go To LIVE"). The competition among the 70 international artists who passed the pre-selection process has started and jazz lovers worldwide can vote for their favorites. Your evaluation will help an international public discover new jazz talents and ...

World Of Guitar Trio Wins Double In The 15th Independent Music Awards

World Of Guitar Trio Wins Double In The 15th Independent Music Awards

Guitar-virtuosos Roman Miroshnichenko, José A. Rodríguez & Henrik Andersen (World Of Guitar Trio) were named as a Winners of The 15th Independent Music Awards (The IMAs) at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City on November 12th. More than 400 innovative self-released and indie label projects culled from thousands of submissions worldwide, were ...

World Of Guitar Trio Nominated In The 15th Independent Music Awards

World Of Guitar Trio Nominated In The 15th Independent Music Awards

Guitar-virtuosos Roman Miroshnichenko, José A. Rodríguez & Henrik Andersen (World Of Guitar Trio) were named by Music Resource Group (MRG) as a Nominees of The 15th Independent Music Awards (The IMAs), the prestigious awards program for independent artists and releases. More than 400 innovative self-released and indie label projects culled from thousands of submissions worldwide, were ...

Dylan Spotify Streams Jump 512% After Nobel Announcement

Dylan Spotify Streams Jump 512% After Nobel Announcement

After yesterday's announcement that Bob Dylan had been awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature, his  streams increased 512% on Spotify globally. The most listened-to song in reaction to the news was “Like a Rolling Stone," which saw streams increase by 258%. Even President Obama reacted to the award: Congratulations to one of my favorite poets, Bob ...

SF MusicTech Names Winners Of 2016 Startup Competition

SF MusicTech Names Winners Of 2016 Startup Competition

After careful consideration and many impressive entries, the winners of the SF MusicTech Summit 2016 Startup Competition have been announced.  Each winner will be showcasing onstage during the Summit on Monday, October 17th. And don't forget, Hypebot readers receive discounted registration to the Summit using the code: HYPEBOT or by registering here. SF MusicTech Summit 2016 Startup ...

Yes Legend Jon Anderson To Receive Prog God Award From Progressive Music Awards

Yes Legend Jon Anderson To Receive Prog God Award From Progressive Music Awards

Music legend Jon Anderson will be presented with the Prog God award at this year's Progressive Music Awards, in association with currencies.co.uk, which will be held at London’s Underglobe on September 1, 2016! This very special honor is awarded to musical innovators within the world of progressive rock music and sees Anderson joining such music luminaries ...

It's Time To Submit Music for 59th GRAMMY Awards Consideration [Full List Of Deadlines]

It's Time To Submit Music for 59th GRAMMY Awards Consideration [Full List Of Deadlines]

From the fine folks at A2iM comes a reminder that now is the time to submit music for consideration for nomination for the 59th Grammy Awards and a a full list of all the upcoming Grammy deadlines. It’s Grammy time! If you are a voting member of The Recording Academy your deadline to submit music via ...

When Bill Met Sonny and Terri

When Bill Met Sonny and Terri

Earlier this week, I visited Terri Hinte's Facebook page. Terri is Sonny Rollins' publicist and close pal. On her page was a post on a phone call she received this week. I won't spoil Terri's story by telling you why she received it. I'll only tell you that I sent Terri an email with some questions ...

Alabama Shakes, Kamasi Washington Biggest Winners At A2IM's Indie Music Libera Awards

Alabama Shakes, Kamasi Washington Biggest Winners At A2IM's Indie Music Libera Awards

Alabama Shakes (ATO Records) and Kamasi Washington (Brainfeeder) each won multiple awards at last night's indie music A2IM Libera Awards in New York City. Alabama Shakes won three times and jazz saxophonist Washington was the night’s big newcomer winning two awards. Ted Leo hosted. 2016 Libera Award Winners: Best Live Act
Alabama Shakes (ATO ...


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