90 Years: Burt Bacharach has postponed retirement life

90 år: Burt Bacharach har udskudt pensionistlivet

Burt Bacharach, der lørdag den 12. maj fylder 90 år, kunne hvile på sine laurbær, hvis han ville. I bevidstheden om at hans musik spilles verden over og sikkert bliver spillet mange år endnu. Han blev født i Kansas City tilbage i 1928, og han har dermed en alder, hvor alle kan forstå, hvis han vil slappe af.

What the World Needs Now Is Love earns New York Book Show award

What the World Needs Now Is Love, illustrator Mary Kate McDevitt’s children’s book based on the song by Burt Bacharach and Hal David, has been selected to receive an award in the Children’s Trade category at the 2018 New York Book Show. Organized by the Book Industry Guild of New York and now in its 32nd year, this year’s New York Book Show will take place at Battery Gardens on Oct.11, 2018. For more info, including ticket information, see the link below.

The Annual New York Book Show | BIGNY

Welcome to the website of the Annual New York Book Show, hosted by the Book Industry Guild of NY, celebrates the design and composition of the printed book!

Two additional shows in California announced

Just received word that Burt will be performing at the Cerritos Center for Performing Art (above) in Cerritos, California, on Sept. 14, and at the Gallo Center for the Arts in Modesto, California, on Sept. 22. Ticket links aren’t yet available. These dates are in addition to Burt’s previously announced performance at the Sunset Center in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, on Sept. 29.

As always, for the latest list of upcoming concerts, please visit the On Tour page.

 

Burt to perform benefit for University of South Carolina equestrian team

Famed music composer Burt Bacharach performing at S.C. Governor’s Mansion

COLUMBIA – The South Carolina Governor’s Mansion will be getting a little groovy next week. Famed music composer Burt Bacharach will perform at the mansion next week in a fundraiser for the University of South Carolina equestrian team where his daughter was a rider.

Neil Young, Beck, Patti Smith and More Perform for Autism Benefit

Neil Young, Beck , Patti Smith, And More Perform For Autism Benefit

The stars came together for the fifth annual ‘Light Up The Blues’ benefit concert held at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, an event organized by Stephen Stills and his wife to aid people with autism, including their college-age son Henry. “With the help of steadfast friends and concerned professionals that shared our determination”, Stills told crowd.

Burt Bacharach to perform at the 2018 Curacao North Sea Jazz Festival

New names for CNSJ 2018 announced including Farruko, Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley and Grace Jones

WILLEMSTAD – It is with great pleasure that the organization of the Curacao North Sea Jazz Festival can announce new names for the eighth edition, which takes place on 30 and 31 August and 1 September. Farruko had been added to the program on Thursday. Furthermore, Damian “Jr.