THE LATEST FROM KIXI RADIO

Meet KIXI’s New Midday Guy

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The John Tesh Radio Show brings intelligence for your life to Seattle’s AM 880 KIXI listeners. Weekdays from 10am to 3pm you can enjoy your favorite KIXI music, and get valuable information on how to make life simpler, better, and more enjoyable. From personal growth and relationships, to health, fitness, work, and having fun, the John Tesh Radio Show will ... Read More »

Steve Tyrell Talks to KIXI

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KIXI welcomes Steve Tyrell to Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley February 26 – March 1. Renowned singer, Steve Tyrell, is back! This time with a new show, That Lovin’ Feelin’, featuring selections from his eleventh studio album, also titled That Lovin’ Feelin’, out in February 2015 via Concord Music Group. Tyrell’s celebration of what he calls “the next generation of the Great ... Read More »

Songwriting Legend Jimmy Webb Talks to KIXI

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KIXI welcomes songwriting legend Jimmy Webb to Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley Tuesday, February 10 – Wednesday, February 11 You can’t listen to the radio without hearing a Jimmy Webb song. Jimmy Webb is an American songwriter, composer, and singer known worldwide as a master of his trade. His platinum selling classics include “Up, Up and Away,” “By the Time I Get ... Read More »

MUSIC NEWS

The Ides of March Celebrating 50th Anniversary with Five-Disc Compilation

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Ides of March RecordsAn expansive compilation celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Chicago-area pop-rock group The Ides of March will be released on April 18. Last Band Standing — The Definitive 50-Year Anniversary Collection contains four CDs featuring recordings spanning the band’s entire career and a DVD boasting video of a recent live performance and a bevy of archival footage. ... Read More »

Annie Lennox Performs Tunes from Latest Album, “Nostalgia,” in Upcoming PBS Special

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Credit: Robert SebreeA new concert special featuring Annie Lennox singing tunes from her Grammy-nominated 2014 covers collection Nostalgia will premiere next month as the latest episode of the PBS series Great Performances. Annie Lennox: Nostalgia Live in Concert will include the Eurythmics frontwoman’s unique renditions of such jazz and pop standards as “Georgia on My Mind,” “Summertime,” “Strange Fruit,” “God ... Read More »

Graham Nash Lines Up One-Off Orchestral Concert in Cleveland This June

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Credit: Eleanor StillsGraham Nash will team up with the Cleveland-based Contemporary Youth Orchestra for a special one-off concert scheduled for June 5 at the city’s Severance Hall. The show will feature the folk-rock great performing alongside the 115-member orchestra, as well as with a 65-member choir, made up of students from 64 Ohio school districts. The event is the latest ... Read More »

The Yardbirds Postpone Spring US Tour Because of “Health Concerns and Extenuating Circumstances”

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Credit: Trevor HeathDisappointing news, Yardbirds fans: The influential British blues-rock group has postponed its recently announced spring tour of the U.S. The band issued a statement explaining the dates were being postponed “due to health concerns and extenuating circumstances.” The trek was supposed to kick off on April 3 in Norfolk, Connecticut. The gigs would have marked the U.S. debut ... Read More »

Brian Wilson Tribute Concert Scheduled for March 30 in L.A; Lineup Includes Wilson, Al Jardine, Ann Wilson

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Image Courtesy of The Best FestA new all-star concert paying tribute to founding Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson is scheduled to take place on March 30 at the Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles. The first-ever Brian Fest: A Night to Celebrate the Music of Brian Wilson will feature an guest appearance by Wilson himself, as well as performances by fellow ... Read More »