Burt Bacharach to headline 2019 Mostly Jazz, Funk & Soul Fest

Mostly Jazz Funk and Soul Festival

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.

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First concert date of 2019 announced

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 – Pala Casino Spa & Resort – Let’s Play

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,” […]

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Burt Bacharach is doing everything he can to stop school shootings

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.

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Burt teams up with Rudy Perez for new song dedicated to school shooting survivors

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

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New Elvis Costello album to feature songs co-written with Burt Bacharach

New Elvis Costello Album, Look Now, To Arrive October 12

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).

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Burt Bacharach at Royal Festival Hall: Live Review

Burt Bacharach at Royal Festival Hall | Live review

A living music legend took to the stage of the Royal Festival Hall this weekend. Burt Bacharach performed a superb two-hour concert, combining an equal mix of his era-defining pop music, film scores and a few new pieces. “It’s a tough time,” he explained midway through.

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Wisebuddah to record major concerts for Radio 2

‘Quincy Jones and Burt Bacharach are two of the greatest music icons’: Wisebuddah to record major concerts for Radio 2

Content company Wisebuddah has signed a deal with promoter Senbla to become the exclusive audio partner of forthcoming London shows from Quincy Jones and Burt Bacharach. As well as recording the concerts, Wisebuddah will create two programmes dedicated to each live show to air on BBC Radio 2.

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New Burt Bacharach songs highlight Some Lovers in Adirondack Theatre Festival

New Burt Bacharach songs highlight “Some Lovers” in Adirondack Theatre Festival

The Adirondack Theatre Festival opens its summer season on Friday night with the first Burt Bacharach work for the stage since 1972’s “Promises, Promises,” co-written with Hal David and featuring the hit “I’ll Never Fall In Love Again.”

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