MEET TAMAR DEBRA HAZA NETANYAHU She’s The Israeli Singing Star Who Is Taking Her Career to New (Golan) Heights

  MEET TAMAR DEBRA HAZA NETANYAHU She’s The Israeli Singing Star Who Is Taking Her Career to New (Golan) Heights    Michael Hepworth   by Roy Trakin    HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today 2/18/21/–Is Tamar Debra Haza Netanyahu (no known relation that we’re aware of) the greatest Israel-born pop star of all time?  In her own […]

“Chuck Leavell: “The Tree Man”a sterling documentary on the rock ‘n’ roll pianist/keyboardist often described as the “Fifth Rolling Stone

      Michael Hepworth     “Chuck Leavell: The Tree Man” Documentary Dayton, OH (Perfect Music Today) 2/18/21/— Allen Farst, founder of Niche Productions, is thrilled to announce the signing of a distribution deal with Gravitas Ventures, a Red Arrow Studios Company, to release his latest film, “Chuck Leavell: The Tree Man,” a sterling […]

Russ Thyret Board Chairman and CEO Warner Bros. Records July 1, 1945 – February 12, 2021

Russ Thyret July 1, 1945 – February 12, 2021     Michael Hepworth   HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 2/14/21/—Russ Thyret who, over the course of a thirty-year tenure, rose through the ranks at Warner Bros. Records culminating in his serving as the Burbank-based label’s Board Chairman and CEO from 1995 to 2001, died this past […]

40TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION OF BOBBY WOMACK’S THE POET AND THE POET II REMASTERED EXPANDED EDITIONS SET FOR RELEASE THIS SPRING

      40TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION OF BOBBY WOMACK’S THE POET AND THE POET II  REMASTERED EXPANDED EDITIONS SET FOR RELEASE THIS SPRING   Michael Hepworth   HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 2/12/21/–This year marks the 40th anniversary of the initial release of The Poet, the Bobby Womack album that served to relaunch his career and established him as a renewed force […]

I definitely owe my career to Chick Corea my story Mr. Bunny Brunel

  Michael Hepworth My Chick Corea story Mr. Bunny Brunel HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 2/11/21/–In 1978 I was playing for a week at The Ronnie Scott Club in London with the great pianist singer Tania Maria and Andre Ceccarelli on drums. The world famous keyboard player, Patrick Moraz, was there every nigh. On Saturday he […]

NEW BILLY GIBBONS’ VIDEO SET TO ROLL.. AND TUMBLE from The Big Bad Blues

Photo credit: Blain Clausen     Michael Hepworth     HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 2/11/21/–‘Rollin’ and Tumblin’,” focus track from The Big Bad Blues, Billy Gibbons’ award-winning solo album, is the subject of a new video set for release this week.  The “Rollin’ and Tumblin’” video follows the album’s “Missin’ Yo’ Kissin’” that has become an online sensation.   Sales of The Big Bad Blues, both physical and digital, have soared […]

DION’S “BLUES COMIN’ ON” EARNS BLUES MUSIC AWARD SONG OF THE YEAR NOMINATION

  Michael Hepworth   HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 2/4/21/–The nominations for the Blues Foundations’  42nd Annual Blues Music Awards are in.  “Blues Comin’ On,” written by Dion (Dimucci) and Mike Aquilina and as performed by Dion with Joe Bonamassa on Dion’s Blues With Friends album. has been nominated as Song of the Year. We asked Dion to […]

Cajun Music: A Reflection of a People, Volume II by Ann Savoy

  Cajun Music: A Reflection of a People, Volume II  by Ann Savoy is out this month and we’re spreading the good word about it on behalf of the Arhoolie Foundation.  We think John Wirt’s recent interview with Ann for the Louisiana Advocate provides some great insight into the project that has been percolating for […]

My Love letter to Laurel Canyon “Echo In The Canyon” Jimmy Steinfeldt

      My love letter to Laurel Canyon. Released today on the birthday of Graham Nash, a very important figure in the history of Laurel Canyon. I co-wrote this lovely 2 minute song with my dear friend Peter Spirer.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uz9Au0Ziuzo https://www.jimmysteinfeldt.com/  

Hilton Valentine a founding member of The Animals his death was revealed by his wife, Germaine Valentine.

Hilton Valentine/photo by Germaine Valentine   Hilton Valentine May 21, 1943 – January 29, 2021   Michael Hepworth     HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 1/29/21/—We, along with all of the music world, mourn the loss today of Hilton Valentine a founding member of The Animals. Valentine was a pioneering guitar player influencing the sound of rock […]