James Marshall Jimi Hendrix We had no sonic reference Or why he was important *Nelson George author and filmmaker

  *Nelson George is an established author and filmmaker with a passion for telling stories of the black experience in America     Michael Hepworth   HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 12/5/19/–So thankful to be able to share with you this short animated film in which Nelson George* reads excepts from the liner notes he wrote […]

Joe Smith “go-to guy” started at the dawn of the rock ‘n’ roll era, R.I.P.

    Michael Hepworth   HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 12/3/19/–Joe Smith, the legendary music executive who headed three major labels over the course of a career that started at the dawn of the rock ‘n’ roll era, has died.  Family members including Donnie Smith, his wife of 62 years, were at this side when he passed […]

GRAMMY MUSEUM’S TRIBUTE TO THE LATIN AMERICAN ARTIST AWARDS OPENS UP THIRD FLOOR at LA LIVE

    Michael Hepworth   GRAMMY MUSEUM OPENS UP THIRD FLOOR at LA LIVE TRIBUTE TO THE LATIN AMERICAN ARTIST AWARDS Los Angeles (Perfect Music Today) 11/27/19/–The always innovative Grammy Museum held a champagne reception This week for the opening of the third floor wing which is dedicated to the Latin American version of the […]

90th anniversary of Sam Cooke’s birth starting this January 24 with the release The Complete Keen Years (1957 – 1960) 5-disc set

    Michael Hepworth   ABKCO is kicking off a year-long celebration of the upcoming 90th anniversary of Sam Cooke’s birth starting this January 24 with the release The Complete Keen Years (1957 – 1960), a remastered and extensive 5-disc set. HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 11/21/19/–The Complete Keen Years (1957 – 1960) collects Sam Cooke’s body of work as […]

CELEBRITIES TEAM UP TO HOUSE VETERANS IN NATIONAL CAMPAIGN

        Michael Hepworth   CELEBRITIES TEAM UP TO HOUSE VETERANS IN NATIONAL CAMPAIGN POWERED BY CUMULUS MEDIA + WESTWOOD ONE Toledo (Perfect Music Today) 11/6/19/—- Cumulus Media and Westwood One Network are empowering program directors and on-air personalities to support the Veterans Day National Homeless Veterans Housing Program (NHVHP), through VeteransMatter.org, which funds housing deposits […]

BOOK OF THE MONTH CLUB: YOU DON’T READ IT, YOU LISTEN TO IT

BOTM: Nick Potters, Dan McLoughlin, Autumn Turner, Jodi Melendez-Prokopez, David Fagin BOOK OF THE MONTH CLUB: YOU DON’T READ IT, YOU LISTEN TO IT SUBSCRIBE AND HAVE NEW BOTM MUSIC DELIVERED TO YOUR INBOX EVERY MONTH Michael Hepworth HOLLYWOOD(Perfect Music Today) 11/4/19/–Former Rosenbergs front man, David Fagin, and his producing partner Dan McLoughlin have announced the […]

Leica’s Los Angeles Gallery features the photography of Neal Preston and Linda Troeller

Neal Preston Leica Photography Exhibit Neal Preston and Linda Troeller through December 2   Linda Troeller     Michael Hepworth   Story and photographs by Jimmy Steinfeldt   Leica hosted a fun and exciting opening of its newest exhibit at its Los Angeles Gallery. The exhibit features the work of two great talents: Neal Preston, and […]

CARLENE CARTER WITH THE CARTER FAMILY SET TO JOIN CASH FEST November 10th

    Michael Hepworth    Nashville (Perfect Music Today) 10/30/19/–It has just been announced that Carlene Carter along with multiple generations of The Carter Family, will be appearing at Cash Fest on Sunday, November 10 at Nashville’s War Memorial Auditorium.   The event coincides with the release of The Gift, the YouTube documentary that chronicles and celebrates […]

Rock Godz Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony tribute to Ric Ocasek by his band-mate Elliot Easton

Ric Ocasek Rock Godz Hall of Fame The Canyon Club Some of the evenings highlights included a heartfelt tribute to Ric Ocasek by his band-mate by Elliot Easton, and some great performances by Peter Beckett’s Player, young musicians from School of Rock, and several all-star jams. School of Rock The Minnesota Mafia (l-r) Jim Muske, […]

The Jimi Hendrix Experience The Royal Albert Hall Film 50 years in the making Rock’s Greatest Lost Treasure….

  Review – The Jimi Hendrix Experience – The Royal Albert Hall – October 21st, 2019 This is historic. 50 years in the making. The Jimi Hendrix experience at The Royal Albert Hall. In celluloid. Rock’s Greatest Lost Treasure….   Michael Hepworth     By Alistair Roylance   LONDON (The Royal Albert Hall) (Perfect Music […]