GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS has announced it will record the new musical Miss You Like Hell, the New York premiere production from The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director, Patrick Willingham), for an original cast recording to be released later this year. With book and lyrics by Quiara Alegría Hudes, music and lyrics by Erin McKeown, and choreography by Danny Mefford, the new musical was directed by Public Theater Resident Director and Founder of Public Works Lear deBessonet, and stars Daphne Rubin-Vega and Gizel Jiménez. The recording is being produced by Erin McKeown and Kurt Deutsch. Read more
Broadway and TV star MANDY GONZALEZ – currently starring in Hamilton– will follow up Fearless, her debut recording from earlier this season, with Fearless: B-Sides, available today, Friday, May 18. Following the success of the original album, these five additional digital-only tracks from the original sessions include creative new interpretations of standards (“I Only Have Eyes for You”) and classics (“Bein’ Green”), in addition to her first-ever Spanish-language recording (“Vivir Mi Vida”). Fearless: B-Sides is being released on the heels of her successful national concert tour, which included a performance with the student activists from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Please order Fearless and Fearless: B-Sides, both produced by Bill Sherman, at Fearless.us. Read more
GHOSTLIGHT DELUXE, an imprint of Ghostlight Records, has released Take Me to the World — the long-awaited third album from two-time Tony Award winner Sutton Foster — today, Friday, June 1. The album is being released in conjunction with the fifth season of the critically-acclaimed TV Land series “Younger,” which returns on Tuesday, June 5. To order the album, please visit http://smarturl.it/suttonfoster-world. Read more
GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS has announced that Two-Player Game — the new album from George Salazar and Joe Iconis — will be available on CD online and in stores on Friday, July 27. The album is being released in conjunction with the debut New York production of Be More Chill, which starts previews on Thursday, July 26. Two-Player Game is currently available in digital and streaming formats. For more information, please visit www.ghostlightrecords.com/joe-iconis-george-salazar-two-player-game.html Read more
Tony Award-winning Broadway legend BETTY BUCKLEY will release her inspiring and emotionally-compelling new live album Hope – a profound mix of Americana, pop, rock and standards – from Palmetto Records in physical, digital and streaming formats on Friday, June 8. Buckley will celebrate the album at Joe’s Pub at the Public in New York with an exclusive four-concert engagement from June 5 to 9. Buckley will also offer a Five Day Performance Workshop at New York’s T. Schreiber Studio from June 2 to 8. To pre-order the album, purchase tickets for Joe’s Pub, and for info on the workshop, please visit www.BettyBuckley.com. Read more
GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS has announced that the 2016 Broadway Cast Recording of William Finn and James Lapine’s Tony Award-winning musical FALSETTOS – based on the Lincoln Center Theater production – will have a U.S. digital release today, Friday, December 16, 2016. The worldwide digital release, with physical copies available in a two-disc set available online and in stores, is Friday, January 27, 2017. The first-ever full cast album of the renowned musical includes a 60-page full-color booklet with complete lyrics, production photos, and an essay from Lincoln Center Theater’s artistic director, André Bishop and Mindich Chair Musical Theater Associate Producer Ira Weitzman. FALSETTOS is currently running through January 8, 2017 at the Walter Kerr Theatre (219 West 48th Street) and is produced in association with Jujamcyn Theaters. The cast album was produced by Kurt Deutsch with Lawrence Manchester serving as co-producer. To order the album, please visit www.sh-k-boom.com/falsettos. Read more
The holiday season is not complete without the perfect music to accompany it. “Broadway’s Carols for a Cure” is the latest compilation album that embodies the spirit of the season like nothing else can. A project born completely out of love, “Broadway’s Carols for a Cure” pairs the casts from famous Broadway musicals with songs that are both classic and new. The result is pure gold that will make you reach for the “repeat” button over and over again.
GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS will preserve the Lincoln Center Theater production of William Finn and James Lapine’s Tony Award-winning musical FALSETTOS with a new Broadway cast recording to be released later this season. The new two disc-set will mark the first time the landmark show has been recorded in its entirety. FALSETTOS, which officially opens on Thursday night at the Walter Kerr Theatre (219 West 48th Street) and is produced in association with Jujamcyn Theaters, features Stephanie J. Block (as Trina),Christian Borle (as Marvin), Andrew Rannells (as Whizzer), Anthony Rosenthal (as Jason), Tracie Thoms (as Dr. Charlotte), Brandon Uranowitz (as Mendel), and Betsy Wolfe (as Cordelia). To sign up for updates on the cast album, please visit www.sh-k-boom.com/falsettos. Read more