REGION – At 90 years old, music icon Burt Bacharach – who is playing at the Pala Casino Spa & Resort on Feb. 23 – said he’s not about to retire until someone tells him to “stop or that he’s out of fashion.”
Morrissey has announced a new covers album, California Son, that will feature his take on songs by, among others, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, Roy Orbison and Dionne Warwick, namely the long-revered Bacharach-David B-side “Loneliness Remembers What Happiness Forgets.”
He’ll take on tracks by the likes of Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell and Roy Orbison Morrissey has announced a new covers album, titled ‘California Son’. The former Smiths frontman made the announcement on his official website late yesterday (December 5), revealing that he’s recorded versions of songs by the likes of Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell and Roy Orbison for the new album.
One of the world’s most acclaimed composer/songwriters, Burt Bacharach helped define the music of the 20th and 21st centuries. Now the three-time Academy Award winner and eight-time Grammy winner will be performing some of his greatest and most notable hits, including “Alfie,” “Any Day Now,” “Anyone Who Had A Heart,” “Close To You,” “I Say A Little Prayer,” “On My Own,” “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head,” “That’s What Friends Are For,” “The Look of Love,” and “Walk on By.”
Just announced….Burt Bacharach will be performing at Iveagh Gardens in Dublin, Ireland, on Saturday, July 20, 2019. Tickets went on sale Dec. 6 via Ticketmaster.
Burt Bacharach Returns to Dublin Musical legend Burt Bacharach will return to Dublin to play in the beautiful Iveagh Gardens. Recipient of three Academy Award and eight Grammy Awards, Burt Bacharach revolutionized the music of the 1950s and 60s.
Just announced…this summer, Burt Bacharach and his band will headline the final day of the 2019 Mostly Jazz, Funk & Soul Festival in Birmingham, England. Early bird tickets for the fest, which takes place Friday, July 12, to Sunday, July 14, in Birmingham’s Moseley Park, are now on sale.
According to the festival website, this is the last chance to purchase tickets at a discount. Once early bird tickets are sold out, prices will increase. For more info and to purchase tickets online, visit www.mostlyjazz.co.uk.
Burt and his band will be performing at the Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage, California, on Jan. 12, 2019.
Burt Bacharach is coming to The Show at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa!
Burt Bacharach and his band will perform at the Pala Casino Spa & Resort on Saturday, Feb. 23. For the latest news on Burt’s live appearances, visit the On Tour page.
Burt Bacharach has been one of the most-honored and successful composers for six decades. His music is as diverse as his audiences, spanning generations and continents, as he is celebrated both as a pop culture icon and one of the world’s greatest contemporary composers. Bacharach’s credits read like the world’s favorite radio stations’ playlist: “Alfie,” […]
Now 90, songwriter Burt Bacharach is doing everything he can to stop school shootings – Los Angeles Times
The man who wrote that song “I Say a Little Prayer” and hundreds more – songs that are part of the soundtrack of your life and the whole force of his own – that man, Burt Bacharach, is now asking for a little prayer and a little support from his fellow Americans for a cause that has moved him to tears, and to music.
Burt Bacharach and Rudy Pérez have co-written a new song dedicated to survivors of school gun violence. “Live to See Another Day” will be available on digital platforms, including Spotify and iTunes, starting on Sept. 21. Anyone who would like to donate to help eliminate violence in our schools through the Sandy Hook Promise Foundation can visit the Live To See Another Day donation page or www.sandyhookpromise.org. Thanks.
Music Icon Burt Bacharach Teams with Rudy Pérez for New Song Dedicated to Survivors of School Shootings
Proceeds from “Live To See Another Day” will be donated to Sandy Hook Promise, a national violence prevention organization founded by parents who suffered losses in the 2012 Newtown shooting
Recorded in Hollywood, New York City and Vancouver, British Columbia, it combines classic Costello songcraft with vintage Attractions/Imposters musicality and sophisticated orchestrations. There’s a jazzy feel in parts plus co-writes with Burt Bacharach (Don’t Look Now and Photographs Can Lie) and Carole King (Burnt Sugar Is So Bitter).