90th anniversary of Sam Cooke’s birth with the January 24 release of The Complete Keen Years

  Michael Hepworth   HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 1/23/20—ABKCO Music & Records launches a year-long celebration leading up to the 90th anniversary of Sam Cooke’s birth with the January 24 release of The Complete Keen Years (1957 – 1960) CD Box Set and announces today, a series of eight vinyl editions, including several Tracey Limited titles back in print on […]

ZZ TOP THAT LITTLE OL’ BAND FROM TEXAS DVD + BLU-RAY SET DUE FEBRUARY 28, 2020

    Michael Hepworth    New York, NY (Perfect Music Today) 12/12/19/–—ZZ Top’s big, brazen blues-rock, combined with a surrealist charisma that continues to intrigue fans, catapulted the band into worldwide stardom. Their history is deeply explored in ZZ Top: That Little Ol’ Band From Texas, which will be released via Eagle Rock Entertainment as a DVD+Blu-ray set on February 28, […]

James Marshall Jimi Hendrix Happy Birthday Thank You for your Gifts

Jimi Hendrix 1969 Bakersfield Ron Raffaelli   Michael Hepworth   By Joy Overbeck HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today)12/5/19/– The late Sixties was an era of wildly charged possibility, when an entire generation felt it stood open mouthed at the brink of a new world. It was if they had invented a fresh creation, or re-invented it, […]

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 […]

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 […]