• The Lang Lang Effect

    ca7b38db068e5113fc678104d85b1f98Lang Lang’s big break came when he was seventeen. With less than 48 hours notice he replaced Andre Watts, in a last-minute substitution at the Ravinia Festival’s Gala of the Century, playing the big Tchaikovsky concerto with the Chicago Symphony [...]

  • Howie Day Rocks NYC!

    cb5ae539f9c9587cca5bf6a4fabd6164In case you were wondering where exactly the cutting edge of music has been lurking lately, it’s here: at the launch party for Howie Day’s new album Sound The Alarm at RdV in New York. The folk pop singer played for [...]

  • Howie Day Serenades Guests At Record Release ...

    122100430806a64e415057fe4ba3c5a3Last night, Epic Records and Sony Cierge hosted a private acoustic performance with Howie Day to celebrate the release of his new album. The event was held to benefit Music Unites, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting emerging and established [...]

  • Sightings: Martha Wainwright at a Music Unite...

    ff5717a5d0af1bb4c5f7d3bd24e22159Martha Wainwright at a Music Unites concert featuring the Fugees' John Forté in the Cooper Square Hotel's penthouse. [...]

  • Mischa Barton Resurfaces on the New York City...

    2fda1ec58687f2a074c566ad700b90c1Indie rock band Peter Bjorn and John will take the stage on Monday at a packed Madison Square Garden to open for English electro legends Depeche Mode, but on Sunday night at New York City’s Cooper Square Hotel, the Swedish [...]

  • Micha Barton Tells OK!, “I’m Really Happy!”

    cb5ae539f9c9587cca5bf6a4fabd6164Speaking exclusively to OK! on Sunday night at the Arizona Ice Tea-sponsored party for Music Unites, the controversial actress revealed that filming on her new movie The Beautiful Life is, “Going really well… I’m excited.” [...]

  • Alec Baldwin, Kelly Ripa, Galas Make Do In Ha...

    f41f34504cf5cd885f13f6a3355f0b38“If the cause really registers with people, then they will respond despite the economic hardships,” said Michelle Edgar, founder and executive director of a new nonprofit in New York, Music Unites, which works to gain exposure for emerging musicians. The [...]

  • Chester French Rocks Music Unites Party

    cb5ae539f9c9587cca5bf6a4fabd6164Art rockers Chester French performed at the Red Bull Space in SoHo, NYC, during a party thrown by Music Unites, a foundation that promotes the coming-together of artists of different kinds. [...]

  • French Kiss… They Wish!

    66d8221867788a11bb4cfa0bb8bf9160New York-based rock duo Chester French is serious about goofing around, if that make sense, and so far it's worked. They're just a couple of years out of Harvard, and already 24-year-olds D.A. Wallach and Max Drummey (who are signed [...]

  • Music Unites Hosted an Evening With Chester F...

    dff42c008e19e1a587f8f9a4ad9d3db9Friday evening at the unfortunately titled but beautifully designed Red Bull Space, an invitation-only crowd gathered to support Music Unites, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing exposure to emerging and underexposed musicians. MU hosts live performances to raise awareness (and [...]