The Untold Story of a Holocaust Survivor's
Washingtonian.comThe Untold Story of a Holocaust Survivor's Triumphant Music CareerWashingtonian.com“I said, 'Look, a completely different project, but there's an incredible human-rights story and it's about music and it's different—let me tell you about it,' ” Frank recalls. That conversation turned out to be their first about the new documentary ...and more »
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 4:14 am
The story of music is the story of humans -
The story of music is the story of humansEurekAlert (press release)How did music begin? Did our early ancestors first start by beating things together to create rhythm, or use their voices to sing? What types of instruments did they use? Has music always been important in human society, and if so, why? These are some ...
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 2:48 am
Music and Ancient History in the Caucasus -
New York TimesMusic and Ancient History in the CaucasusNew York TimesAn academic expert in Georgian polyphonic chant, with a doctorate from Princeton, he had promised us music along the trip, and he delivered — including in a Georgian restaurant and a Turkish tearoom, isolated mountain churches and a rousing summer ...
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 2:00 am
Chicago Opera Theater names new music
Chicago TribuneChicago Opera Theater names new music directorChicago TribuneShe currently serves as artistic director of Boston's Juventus New Music Ensemble, artistic director of the Boston New Music Festival and music director of Massachusetts' Commonwealth Lyric Theater. She also has conducted the Boston Youth Symphony and ...and more »
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 10:05 pm
Gay chorus group drowns out anti-gay
The GuardianGay chorus group drowns out anti-gay protesters with music in Knoxville – videoThe GuardianThe Gay Men's Chorus of Washington encircle anti-gay protesters and decide to confront them 'the only way the know how – with music'. The group give an impromptu performance of Make Them Hear You, from the musical Ragtime, after spotting the ...and more »
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 7:58 pm
CU-Boulder student attending Coachella
A University of Colorado student who was attending the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival over the weekend was struck and killed by a train near the site of the mammoth music festival in Indio, Calif.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 3:38 pm
Black Atlass, Johnny Cinco & Sicko Mobb:
This week's free music includes molten R&B from Montreal's Black Atlass, bracing hip-hop from Atlanta's Johnny Cinco and a frantic, fluorescent...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 3:14 pm
Music Review: Calexico Flies High on
Music Review: Calexico takes a sonic cross-border road trip on 'Edge of the Sun'
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 2:38 pm
Music historian to perform in Houma
Singer and musician Bobby Horton, who has toured the U.S. and Canada for more than 40 years, will perform Civil War era songs and hymns at 7 p.m. April 15 at the Main Library in Houma.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 1:43 pm
Music & Arts and Fender Guitars Announce
Music & Arts and Fender Guitars announced the Instant Band Prize Pack Giveaway in celebration of the 28th annual International Guitar Month. One grand prize will give musicians and aspiring bands the chance ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 7:45 am
Key Apple Music / Beats 1 director Ian
Apple Music and Beats 1 lead Ian Rogers has unexpectedly left Apple two months since the Apple Music launch. Although Apple Music app has received some criticism, Roger’s primary responsibility, Beats 1, has received much critical acclaim and has been ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:06 pm
New music festival comes to Jonesville
It might not be Woodstock, but a new music festival coming to Jonesville in September is trying to emulate the tamer — and more musical — aspects of the 1969 festival. Jake Bearinger, 23, and his grandmother, Donna Bayliss, have been patching together ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:02 pm
Dannii Minogue wants to make new music
Dannii Minogue has ''the bug'' to make music again. The 43-year-old Australian singer hasn't brought out a record since 2007's 'Club Disco' LP, but earlier this year she released a single 'Summer of Love' and after making her live comeback she has hinted ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:01 pm
Apple Music vs Tidal vs Spotify: Will The
The audio streaming industry is currently at war. Apple’s newest major enterprise, Apple Music, and Jay-Z’s streaming venture, Tidal, are both trying to trump the long-standing Spotify service and each other to become king of the hill. Neither of the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:56 pm
Miley Cyrus Promises a ‘Raw’ MTV Video
LOS ANGELES — This weekend, Miley Cyrus is throwing a rager. Everyone’s invited, and MTV is footing the bill. “They said, ‘This is your party,’ ” Ms. Cyrus, 22, said of the network’s Video Music Awards, which she will host on Sunday night ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:34 am