60th anniversary of “The Twist,” Chubby Checker and the legendary Cameo Parkway

HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 9/24/20/—“The Twist” by Chubby Checker first went to #1 on Billboard’s Hot 100 Singles Chart this week in 1960. In celebration of this anniversary, ABKCO has prepped an official music video that is being launched today.  It incorporates footage of Chubby’s October 21, 1961 appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show as […]

ZZ Top’s saddened to hear the news of Roy Head’s passing

“‘ Roy Head ‘ he was most happy when he was “a-wigglin’ and a-gigglin’.” – Billy F Gibbons   Michael Hepworth HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 9/21/20/-We were saddened to hear the news of Roy Head’s passing.  He was a genuine Texas rock ’n’ soul phenomenon who had been one of our early..  and continuing inspirations. […]

THE DEVIL ALL THE TIME (MUSIC FROM THE NETFLIX FILM) COMING SEPTEMBER 18 ALBUM INCLUDES NEW MATERIAL BY POKEY LAFARGE, CLASSIC COUNTRY CUTS FROM FERLIN HUSKY, JIMMIE RODGERS, SONNY JAMES, SKEETER DAVIS, BILLY WALKER AND OTHERS PLUS ORIGINAL SCORE

  Michael Hepworth   HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 9/17/20/–ABKCO Records is releasing The Devil All The Time (Music From The Netflix Film) on September 18 across all streaming and digital services, following the debut of the film on Netflix September 16. The Devil All The Time, directed by Antonio Campos (Christine, Simon Killer), is set in Ohio and […]

TAMMY FAYE STARLITE’S NEW VERSION OF JACKSON BROWNE’S “THESE DAYS” ENCAPSULATES MOOD OF OUR TIMES; VIDEO OUT NOW

    Michael Hepworth   HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 9/15/20/–Celebrated artist Tammy Faye Starlite has been performing  “These Days,” Jackson Browne’s seminal song, for many years, specifically as part of her Nico Underground  performance piece.  It was first recorded by Nico [of Andy Warhol and Velvet Underground renown] for her 1967 Chelsea Girl album and has been covered countless […]

BILLY F GIBBONS AS HIS “REVEREND WILLY G” ALTER EGO OFFICIATES AT CHAPEL HART VIDEO WEDDING THAT WASN’T

Devynn Hart (Chapel Hart), Danica Hart (Chapel Hart),  Rev. Willy G., JD Shelburne (“best man”), Trea Swindle (Chapel Hart)   Michael Hepworth HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 9/10/20/–Billy F Gibbons, after fifty years fronting ZZ Top, has just joined another trio and they’re female!  No need to get worked up about this as ZZ Top continues […]

MUSIC, MONEY, MADNESS . . . JIMI HENDRIX IN MAUI AND LIVE IN MAUI ALBUM OUT NOVEMBER 20thBlu-ray With 2CD Or 3LP

NEW DOCUMENTARY MUSIC, MONEY, MADNESS . . . JIMI HENDRIX IN MAUI AND LIVE IN MAUI ALBUM OUT NOVEMBER 20 Film About Hendrix’s legendary 1970 Maui performances includes Previously Unseen Footage/Audio Available As Blu-ray With 2CD Or 3LP  Daniel Teheney/Authentic Hendrix LLC Michael Hepworth HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 9/10/20/–September 10, 2020 – Experience Hendrix L.L.C. in partnership with Legacy Recordings, […]

“Keep The Lights On” Dane Clark’s ‘COVID -induced’ video premieres via American Songwriter: Songs From Isolation album out now – John Sebastian guests

  Michael Hepworth   By Paul Zollo   From `Songs of Isolation, ‘ written, recorded and released during lockdown in America, 2020 HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 9/9/20/–We are proud to bring you “Keep The Lights On,” by Dane Clark. From the recently-released album, Songs from Isolation, a song cycle written, recorded and released all during this […]

JaRon Marchal with Black Pumas performs “Fire”from THE BLACK POWER TAPE

  Michael Hepworth   HOLLYWOOD(Perfect Music Today) 9/8/20/–Louisiana born and bred JaRon Marshall describes his music as, “the marriage between funk, jazz, R&B, neo-soul and hip-hop.” The talented 26 year-old musician/producer has played to thousands at international festivals with the Grammy-Awards band Black Pumas whose he’s the keyboardist, but it all started growing up in […]

USHER ANNOUNCES HEADLINING LAS VEGAS RESIDENCY AT THE COLOSSEUM AT CAESARS PALACE

Michael Hepworth LAS VEGAS (Perfect Music Today) 9/4/20/– – Global megastar and eight-time GRAMMY® Award-winner Usher will headline a Las Vegas residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, opening Friday, July 16, 2021. The multi-talented showman will give his fans an extraordinary immersive experience that only Usher can deliver. The exclusive, only-in-Vegas spectacular will be performed in The Colosseum, an intimate 4,300-seat world-class performance […]

JERRY LEE LEWIS INDUCTED INTO THE MISSISSIPPI ARTS + ENTERTAINMENT HALL OF FAME

(Photo Credit: Ron Blaylock Photography) (L-R MAX President/CEO Mark Tullos, MAX Board of Directors Chair Ann Alexander, Linda Gail Lewis, Jerry Lee Lewis III and Hall of Fame/Walk of Fame Consultant Marty Gamblin)   Michael Hepworth MERIDIAN, Miss. (Perfect Music Today) 9/4/20/–– Thursday evening Jerry Lee Lewis was one of five legends inducted into The […]