In the music spotlight: Pat Benatar and Neil
Chicago Sun-TimesIn the music spotlight: Pat Benatar and Neil GiraldoChicago Sun-TimesHer competition included revered performers Linda Ronstadt, Jefferson Airplane/Starship's Grace Slick, Donna Summer and Stevie Nicks. Benatar came close to topping the list with five awards in the category, but was later a three-time runner-up to no ...
Posted on 15 September 2017 | 10:01 am
Giorgio Moroder Still Feels Love at 77 - New
New York TimesGiorgio Moroder Still Feels Love at 77New York TimesAt a time when Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber are having big pop chart successes with electronic-dance-music-inflected tracks, Mr. Moroder — best known as Donna Summer's platonic Pygmalion, a co-writer and co-producer of her biggest 1970s hits ...
Posted on 15 September 2017 | 9:05 am
Preview: Legendary songwriter Jimmy Webb to
ArtsATLPreview: Legendary songwriter Jimmy Webb to do book signing, performance on Atlanta stopArtsATLAnd the musicians who have performed his songs read like a Who's Who of popular music: Frank Sinatra, Nina Simone, Glen Campbell, Waylon Jennings, Barbra Streisand, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Donna Summer, Brian Wilson and hundreds more.
Posted on 15 September 2017 | 8:06 am
The Benefits and Limitations of Composing
Reverb NewsThe Benefits and Limitations of Composing via Step SequencerReverb NewsPerhaps the most famous early use of a step sequencer in pop and rock is Donna Summer's game-changing disco classic "I Feel Love" from 1977. Produced by Giorgio Moroder, the famous undulating bass line was created using the step sequencer on a ...
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 2:13 pm
'Suits' Summer Finale News, Spoilers: Harvey
Christian Post'Suits' Summer Finale News, Spoilers: Harvey Torn Between Donna and Paula? Jessica Gets DisbarredChristian PostHarvey (Gabriel Macht) could be torn between Donna (Sarah Rafferty) and Paula (Christina Cole) after the former kissed him in the mid-season 7 finale. Meanwhile, Harvey has to put Jessica's (Gina Torres) name off the firm after she gets disbarred.'Suits' Season 7: Donna Kisses Harvey; Where Do They Go From Here?Music Times'Suits' Spoilers: When Will Season 7, Episode 11 Air?International Business Timesall 7 news articles »
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 1:38 pm
Jazz trumpet player with rock pedigree to
Oatts toured with Wilson Pickett and has performed with the Temptations, Four Tops, Donna Summer, Sammy Davis Jr., Four Lads, Johnny Ray, Cab Calloway and Stallion. As a jazz musician, Oatts toured and recorded with the Stan Kenton Orchestra and the Grammy ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:26 pm
5 minutes with Giorgio Moroder
Not a bad career, right? Now Giorgio Moroder, the man responsible for discovering and launching Donna Summer, is adding another notch to his already well-notched belt: DJ. We caught up with the music legend during Luisaviaroma's Firenze4Ever event in ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:22 pm
With ‘friends’ like these, solitude
For the information of those aging disco denizens for whom Donna Summer’s “Last Dance” may have been just that, we pause to explain that a rave is a large-scale shindig featuring powerfully amplified music, visual effects of various kinds and ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:10 am
5 questions for: We Are Your Friends’ Zac
Who did the math on this? Max: I did. Not all disco was at 120 bpm. A lot of Donna Summer’s music was actually at 128 bpm, such as “I Feel Love.” But the 128 thing is actually just a popular myth. Zac: Isn’t it in utero (the fetal heart rate)?
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:20 am
Donna Summer’s ‘Love to Love You Baby’
A good curator is well aware of the old adage that sex sells. A great curator is one that is able to package it and present it to the public in a provocative, yet tasteful manner. While sex being a magnetic force traces back to the beginning of time, few ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:42 am