May has an axe to grind - Great Southern
May has an axe to grindGreat Southern Weekender (press release)She was perhaps at her most vulnerable when she put down her Gibson SG mid-set for an edgy cover of K.D. Lang's Constant Craving. But the guitar wasn't rested for long, as the second half of the set lifted off somehow despite May's restrained playing ...
Posted on 6 October 2017 | 7:40 pm
kd lang's 10 Best Songs: Critic's Picks -
Billboardkd lang's 10 Best Songs: Critic's PicksBillboardAt first, nobody quite knew what to make of k.d. lang. When she started her career, she at first tried to make it in the world of contemporary country music. To an extent, she succeeded in that. She notched a pair of gold-selling albums that were ...
Posted on 5 October 2017 | 11:43 am
Universal appeal: Gabrielle Shonk's album
Montreal GazetteUniversal appeal: Gabrielle Shonk's album reflects bicultural heritageMontreal GazetteUniversal appeal: Gabrielle Shonk's album reflects bicultural heritage. After making an impression as k.d. lang's opening act, the Quebec City singer-songwriter is about to release her self-titled debut. Brendan Kelly, Montreal Gazette More from ...
Posted on 27 September 2017 | 9:16 am
kd lang and Ben Mink: how we made Constant
The Guardiankd lang and Ben Mink: how we made Constant CravingThe GuardianBig thing … kd lang at the 1993 Brit awards. Photograph: Richard Young/Rex/Shutterstock. The song is part of who I am. At the time there weren't really any other pop stars who had properly come out, especially female. I was on the cusp of being really ...
Posted on 25 September 2017 | 10:00 pm
Young, Cockburn touch on politics as they
Toronto StarYoung, Cockburn touch on politics as they join Canadian ...Toronto StarCeremony at Massey Hall, featuring performances by k.d. lang and Whitehorse, mostly steered away from any overt social statements.and more »
Posted on 24 September 2017 | 10:04 am
60 Music Videos That Raised LGBT Visibility
The video so scandalized bigwigs at MTV, the network aired it only three times — after 10 p.m. 15. k.d. lang, "Constant Craving" (1992). The Canadian crooner was the first androgynous lesbian ever to make it big on MTV. She officially came out to The ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:48 pm
Guests such as drummer Don Heffington (several L.A. bands), keyboard player Benmont Tench (Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers), bassist Sebastian Steinberg (Soul Coughing), dobro player Greg Leisz (k.d. lang, Matthew Sweet, Ray LaMontagne) and Fiona Apple ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:21 pm
Banff Centre Midsummer Ball Weekend Raises
For many, however, the highlight was Saturday evening’s Gala Ball that featured not one, but two extraordinary performances-one by Grammy and JUNO Award-winning Banff Centre alumna k.d. lang, and another by Banff Centre brass faculty member ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Five fun things to do in Kingston this
Join Cliff Edwards, Craig Jones, Dan Charbonneau, Ken Hall, Duncan Holt and Selina Chiarelli as they celebrate the songs of Canadian Icons like Bryan Adams, K.D. Lang, Gord Lightfoot, Jann Arden, Neil Young, Bruce Cockburn, Joni Mitchell and many more.
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 2:50 am
St. Alban's Anglican Church, Ottawa ON,
Let Me Get What I Want," while another told a story of an obsession with k.d. lang coinciding with newfound sexual preference, which was followed by their interpretation of her track "Constant Craving." Historically, the group looked at the previously ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 1:29 am