What Country Music Owes to Charley Pride The New Yorker
David Cantwell on a new episode of the PBS series “American Masters” about the country-music artist Charley Pride, who was the genre's first black star.
Boogie Opens Up About Insecurities, Debut Album And Pitfalls Of The Music Business Forbes
Compton-born rapper Boogie quickly realized that the music industry is filled with false personas, hollow relationships and disappearing budgets. His debut ...
Nikki Sixx talks new Motley Crue music for 'The Dirt,' weighs in on Ariana Grande fame USA TODAY
Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx chats with USA TODAY about the band's first new music together in four years, written for their upcoming Netflix biopic.
Duke Ellington's 'Black, Brown And Beige' Set A Tone For Black Protest NPR
This story is part of American Anthem, a yearlong series on songs that rouse, unite, celebrate and call to action. Find more at NPR.org/Anthem.
Florida Inmate Sues Prison After Losing $550 Worth of Music Slate
An inmate has filed a class-action suit against the Florida Department of Corrections for confiscating his digital media files. William Demler says that since 2012, ...
How BlacKkKlansman's music uses the 'evil triad' Futurity: Research News
Check out this video to see how Spike Lee's Oscar-nominated movie BlacKkKlansman uses an old musical trick to unsettle movie-goers.
Here's how loud you can play music in your car WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
ORLANDO, Fla. - News 6 traffic safety expert Trooper Steve Montiero answers viewer questions about the rules of the road every week, helping Orlando-area ...
Monkees' Music Sales Increase by 1,172% Following Peter Tork's Death Billboard
Following news of the death of The Monkees' Peter Tork, the band's music saw a huge jump in sales, according to initial reports to Nielsen Music.
The Social Movement Mix Tape: Smithsonian Record Label Spotlights The Music Of Change WAMU 88.5
A new box set from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings taps into the record label's vast archives.
The Week In Music: The Best Albums, Songs, Performances and More :: Music :: Features :: The Week In Music :: Paste - Paste Magazine
The Week In Music: The Best Albums, Songs, Performances and More :: Music :: Features :: The Week In Music :: Paste Paste Magazine
It's safe to say February is one of the least-favorable months. It's sludgy, icy and gray, winter's last dreary hold-out. Thankfully, it's also the shortest month, which ...
John Legend on Kanye West, Making Political Music and Morality in Art New York Times
In January, John Legend drew widespread praise as the most prominent musician to speak out against R. Kelly's decades of sexual-assault allegations in ...
A UNC-Chapel Hill Student With Music In Her Blood: Faith Jones Debuts First Single WUNC
Music is in Faith Jones' blood. Her father plays piano; her mother sings, and the two met in a band in the 1980s. Growing up, Jones and her family listened.
The music of Beaumont blues legend Johnny Winter still matters Houston Chronicle
Imagine for a moment being the only white kid in a Beaumont blues club in the 1950s. Then consider being that kid, and also with the glowing hair and skin of ...
Music from butterflies, Mariposa is Dominic Lavoie's solo project NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ
Dominic Lavoie has released his first solo project endeavor. The songs are all named after butterflies and the music flutters in flight from the first note.
This week’s 5 best bets for music in Las Vegas Las Vegas Review-Journal
A round-up of the best music in Las Vegas this week.
Fred Foster, Founder of Monument Records and Combine Music, Dead at 87 CMT.com
Country Music Hall of Fame member Fred Foster -- an early champion of such rising talents as Kris Kristofferson, Dolly Parton and Roy Orbison -- died ...
Anderson .Paak Has Two Albums' Worth of Music With Dr. Dre Done XXLMAG.COM
During an appearance on Jimmy Fallon, Anderson . Paak revealed he has two albums of unreleased music with Dr. Dre.
Fun, food and music at Taste of the Town Laurinburg Exchange
LAURINBURG — Attendees went mad for the scrumptious samples at the Scotland County Literacy Council's Taste of The Town on Thursday night.The theme ...
Rosenwald High School Celebrates Black History Month Through Music My Panhandle
It was a day filled with music at Rosenwald High School. The school held its annual Black History Month celebration.
Battle of the Bands: Venezuela Power Struggle Turns to Music NBC 6 South Florida
Venezuela's power struggle is set to become a battle of the bands Friday when musicians demanding President Nicolas Maduro allow in humanitarian aid and ...
Viva Friday Playlist: New Music by Marc Anthony, Fanny Lu, Jorge Celedon and More Billboard
Viva Friday is a compilation of the best new songs, albums and videos recommended by Billboard Latin editors. It's Friday and the new music for the week has ...
Alicia Keys Vibes Out In New "Raise A Man" Music Video Vibe
Alicia Keys is getting personal in her music video for her latest single, "Raise a Man." The Bill Kirstein-directed visual was shot in a recording studio with the ...
Festival International Music Lineup KATC Lafayette News
Festival International de Louisiane is only two months away! Performing artists have been gradually announced over the past few weeks, but finally the lineup is ...
Knoxville music, theater: Jerry Lee Lewis still rocks, Clarence Brown goes Motown, KSO sets season - Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxville music, theater: Jerry Lee Lewis still rocks, Clarence Brown goes Motown, KSO sets season Knoxville News Sentinel
Time to rock? Knoxville's the scene of music, music-inspired theater and more art-inspired music. Here are some musical events to consider from March and ...
R Kelly charged with 10 counts of sexual abuse The Guardian
Indictment filed in Illinois and seen by Guardian includes nine counts involving victims aged between 13 and 17.
A New Opera Season: The Week in Classical Music The New York Times
The Met's 2019-20 season is announced, and other highlights.
YouTube Music to open new studios for emerging talent at UK's BRIT School - Music Business Worldwide
YouTube Music to open new studios for emerging talent at UK's BRIT School Music Business Worldwide
The British music industry may be up in arms over YouTube's 'carpet-bombing propaganda' in opposition to Article 13 – but it evidently loves a large check as ...
Music Rundown: Who you should be watching play live this week Vernon Morning Star
Last weekend I stayed in for some much needed rest and relaxation after the wild last few months where we have been spoiled with great live music.
Watch Music Video for 'Seventeen,' Second Single From London Cast Album of Heathers the Musical - Playbill.com
Watch Music Video for 'Seventeen,' Second Single From London Cast Album of Heathers the Musical Playbill.com
Original West End cast members Carrie Hope Fletcher and Jamie Muscato are featured in the music video.
Shreveport singer has music featured in acclaimed movie “Green Book” KSLA
Movie producers worked with historic Shreveport record label RAM Records to get six songs for the film.
How to Download Streaming Music and Listen Offline PCMag.com
Don't use up your data on your playlists and podcasts. Download and go from the streaming *service* yo.
Classical Review: ACME gives a concise overview of modernist music styles Press Herald
The American Contemporary Music Ensemble, better known by its acronym, ACME, came to Portland on Thursday evening to offer a varied, if remarkably ...
Harnessing Ethio-Eritrean relations through music, culture and business africanews
A delegation of high level Eritrean officials led by the country's foreign minister to assess progress made in the bilateral cooperation that was renewed when the ...
Grab tickets to these 5 concerts before they sell out Boston.com
Check out a handful of live music shows we've heard are dangerously low on tickets. Read more on Boston.com.
How Imugi 이무기 went from bedroom artists to rising music stars The Spinoff
To celebrate the launch of New Balance's 997H – the sneaker built for independents – The Spinoff spoke to Auckland synth pop duo Imugi about their musical ...
Why Marshmello’s Fortnite Show Will Prove ‘Revolutionary’ for the Music Industry Rolling Stone
On Saturday, February 2nd, a made-up DJ played to more than 10 million made-up characters in a made-up world. And the real-life music industry gasped in ...
Frankie Music to release album featuring reggae 'generals' Jamaica Star Online
Record label Frankie Music has been a significant contributor to the Jamaican music landscape. For more than a decade, the label has been churning out hit ...
Nashville Collective neonPPL Aims to Spread Message of Inclusivity Through Music: Hear Lead Single 'beYOUtiful - Billboard
Nashville Collective neonPPL Aims to Spread Message of Inclusivity Through Music: Hear Lead Single 'beYOUtiful Billboard
A team of top Nashville songwriters, producers and musicians have formed neonPPL, an anonymous collective that will release songs with a rotating cast of ...
Moonshine Is the Inclusive Party Series Creating a Space for the Music and Style of the African Diaspora in Montreal - Vogue
Moonshine Is the Inclusive Party Series Creating a Space for the Music and Style of the African Diaspora in Montreal Vogue
Pierre Kwenders's diverse party series and collective Moonshine combined Afro-house, dancehall, and more at their last event.
The Damned Things release new music video, announce upcoming album Alternative Press
The Damned Things have announced their first new album in almost a decade with a new song "Cells" and a music video to go with it.
Video: Behind The Oscar-Nominated Music Of Spike Lee's 'BlacKkKlansman' NPR
Terence Blanchard wrote his first piece of music for a Spike Lee joint nearly 30 years ago. The movie was Mo' Better Blues, which revolves around a brooding ...
Wagener-Salley High Black History program focuses on music, Great Migration Aiken Standard
WAGENER – Wagener-Salley High School celebrated Black History Month with song and dance and the written word Thursday, and students responded with ...
Country Music Memories: Travis Tritt Releases 'Country Club' The Boot
Nineteen years ago today, on Feb. 22, 1990, Tritt released his debut album, 'Country Club'.
How the Dysfunction of My Chemical Romance Inspired ‘The Umbrella Academy’ Rolling Stone
The Umbrella Academy reads like a catharsis. Almost 12 years ago, Gerard Way released the Dark Horse comic at the peak of My Chemical Romance's powers.
Music at the Band Rotunda bringing Rotorua together for music and companionship - New Zealand Herald
Music at the Band Rotunda bringing Rotorua together for music and companionship New Zealand Herald
People have been enjoying relaxing afternoons of companionship and music at this year's Music at the Band Rotunda, which is set to continue through March.
#Elections2019: ANC releases music album IOL
Johannesburg - The African National Congress (ANC) is swinging into election mode and will on Friday release a music album ahead of the country's general ...
Future of Zim music worries Mukanya – Nehanda Radio Nehanda Radio
It is Thomas “Mukanya” Mapfumo's wish to see Zimbabwean artistes raising the country's flag internationally by showcasing diverse cultures through their art.
Don't sentence the music - Stakeholders want imprisoned artistes to record from behind bars - Jamaica Star Online
Don't sentence the music - Stakeholders want imprisoned artistes to record from behind bars Jamaica Star Online
At last Sunday's instalment of the 'grounation' series, staged by the Jamaica Music Museum in honour of Reggae Month, the panellists took a long look at the ...
Lupe Fiasco On New World Water And Why Conscious Music Works Vibe
In a rare, in-depth interview, Lupe Fiasco talks about his work with Zero Mass Water, his career, and why he believes socially conscious music actually works.
Safety at music events focus of new program coming as part of Juno Week The London Free Press
At live concert venues with throngs of giddy fans gathered in one place, there can be risks. The Canadian Live Music Association wants to address those issues ...
Spotify finally lands on Garmin's VivoActive 3 Music Engadget
Some potential buyers might have backed out of buying Garmin's music-focused Vivoactive 3 fitness watch, because it didn't support Spotify when it launched in ...
Chennai Metro to launch app for free movies and music The News Minute
Chennai metro rail patrons will have access to a range of free movies, music and TV soaps, thanks to a mobile entertainment system launched by CMRL.
AI Composed Music for Your Film? - Ecrett's Royalty Free Library to Your Aid cinema5D news
AI (Artificial Intelligence) is going fast, and it's now taking a step further. What if a computer could create an entirely tailor-made song for your film? This is ecrett ...
Adia Victoria: Silences review – compelling southern gothic blues The Guardian
The story of a woman negotiating race, religion and powerlessness in America, Victoria's fine second album suggests turmoil but never overdoes it.
Music Week Music Week
Lewis Capaldi has moved up to No.2 in the Music Moves Europe Talent chart. Declan J Donovan remains at No.1 with Pieces, and Capaldi's Someone You ...
IGE Music & Art Immersion Announces 2019 Musical Ambassador Lineup JamBase
The 2019 intallment of Innovative Giving Enhancement (IGE) will be held in Lisbon, Portugal. Organizers of the 10 day/9 night immersion of music and art, which ...
Jukebox Hero The Musical, based on music of Lou Gramm, opens in Toronto 13WHAM-TV
TORONTO, ON - Jukebox Hero The Musical, based on the music of Foreigner's lead singer and Rochester native Lou Gramm is coming to the Ed Mirvish ...
Australians Rally Against Music Regulations, Warn NSW Could Become 'First Music Festival-Free Zone' - Billboard
Australians Rally Against Music Regulations, Warn NSW Could Become 'First Music Festival-Free Zone' Billboard
The vibrant festivals scene in NSW is said to be facing extinction, due to onerous new rules.
Spider-Verse & Spider-Man movie soundtracks are perfect time capsules Polygon
What music does Spider-Man listen to? In the Oscar-nominated Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, music taste is a key component to Miles Morales' origin story.
MTN Group appoints Oyebowale Akideinde Head OTT Music Services Myjoyonline.com
MTN Group has appointed Oyebowale Akideinde as Head of Over the Top (OTT) Music Services.
Winter at Tantora: music festival brings Yanni and other stars to Saudi Arabia africanews
The Winter at Tantora Festival is bringing international music stars to perform at Al-Ula, Saudi Arabia.
In The Know: SoStereo's Weekly Music News Summary February 22, 2019 Magnetic Magazine
SoStereo's weekly music news summary with YouTube simplifying its copyright strike and more.
Retro cafe and music bar is coming to site near Hinckley town centre Leicestershire Live
Plans to create a retro cafe and music bar in Hinckley have been approved by council bosses. The coffee shop would be a 1920s-50s style spin off from Darcy's ...
The BBC Music Magazine Quiz: Sheep Classical-Music.com
How good is your classical music knowledge? Don't be sheep-ish - have a go at our specially themed quiz. You'll find the answers at the foot of the page.
Simple Creatures (Mark Hoppus, Alex Gaskarth) drop first music video Alternative Press
Simple Creatures (Mark Hoppus, Alex Gaskarth) set the internet ablaze with news of a new project, and now they're dropping title track “Strange Love.”
David Bowie: How Much Was the Music Legend Worth at the Time of His Death? The Cheat Sheet
David Bowie had a substantial fortune at the time of his death. Find out what happened to it.
Halsey passionately kisses new British beau Youngblud in his 11 Minutes music video Daily Mail
Three months after their first public sighting, Grammy-nominated songstress Halsey passionately kissed her new British beau Youngblud in the music video for ...
Report of women's allegations against Ryan Adams prompts responses by music figures NBC News
The New York Times quoted several well-known musicians by name in the story on Ryan Adams, with some saying he dangled career opportunities "while ...
Minnesota's craft brewery boom is good for music fans (and bands) Minneapolis Star Tribune
“Thank you, local and regional breweries for your support of live music. You are keeping local music alive.” Tweet from @Lowtheband ...
Queer Your Ears: New Music by Queer & Trans Artists from February 2019 Autostraddle
Queer Your Ears this month is dedicated to love songs! This will be published after Valentine's Day, but if you're a playlist lesbian, and appreciate new queer, ...
WATCH: Debut music video ‘100 Miles’ drops for Georgia football player, recording artist Wix Patton - Saturday Down South
WATCH: Debut music video ‘100 Miles’ drops for Georgia football player, recording artist Wix Patton Saturday Down South
Those around the Georgia program know of Wix Patton; however, the rest of the country may soon know him, too. On Thursday, Patton's music video for his new ...
Amy Winehouse hologram tour postponed due to 'unique sensitivities' The Guardian
Base Hologram, which was planning a concert tour featuring the deceased singer, says 'creativity does not necessarily follow a schedule'
WATCH: Ariana Grande ‘Taking A Break’ From Music As She’s ‘Tired Of Her Voice’ Capital FM
Ariana Grande has said she's 'taking a break from music' following record-breaking musical success within the past year.
The unexpected creates reward when listening to music: Scientists prove difference between expected/actual outcomes cause reward response - Science Daily
The unexpected creates reward when listening to music: Scientists prove difference between expected/actual outcomes cause reward response Science Daily
If you love it when a musician strikes that unexpected but perfect chord, you are not alone. New research shows the musically unexpected activates the reward ...
The 52: Great music or great pizza? At the Village Idiot, it's both Toledo Blade
One of the best taglines in the history of taglines tells you everything you need to know about Maumee's iconic neighborhood staple, the Village Idiot: Great ...
Music Pick: Mazzy Star L.A. Weekly
Combining the fragile intimacy of low-key Velvet Underground ballads such as “Sunday Morning” and “Pale Blue Eyes” with more mainstream classic-rock ...
Understanding the Music Behind Broadway's Choir Boy Playbill.com
Jeremy Pope, Caleb Eberhardt, and the cast of the Tarell Alvin McCraney play recall the church songs that impacted their lives.
Steely Dan review – yacht rockers breezily reel in the years The Guardian
While the band do occasionally go on a bit, the cliches about Steely Dan are proven wrong in this tremendously funky greatest-hits set.
Temple's WRTI radio station is now a classical music promoter, too Philly.com
Presenting and curating music with an ear toward the local community fills a surprisingly vital need, our critic finds.
Every child deserves the magic of music The Guardian
Letters: Learning an instrument can teach so many life skills, says Jess Gillam.
Can you beat this higher or lower music quiz? Classic FM
Find out how well-tuned your ear is, in our fiendish higher or lower quiz. Simply tell us which piece has the highest note!
Music industry sexism: will Matt Healy's Brits moment spark change? The Guardian
A discussion about music and misogyny with Chris of Christine and the Queens, the 1975's Matty Healy, DJ Matt Wilkinson and Guardian deputy music editor ...
Gunna: Drip or Drown 2 review – poised, plangent Atlantan justifies hype The Guardian
You can hear the influences – Young Thug, Atlanta rap and more – but Gunna makes it add up to more on this thoughtful album for a bruised America.
Festivals with potential for a drug death deemed 'high risk' Sydney Morning Herald
Festivals with drug-related deaths have been deemed 'high risk' under the state government's new licensing rules.
Man on cross-country mission to play music at 50 hospitals in 50 states WMUR Manchester
A man is traveling across the country in his "Jambulance" with the hope of bringing joy to hospital patients in all 50 states. Ryan Brolier recently made a stop at a ...
Pianist's near-death experience is story behind the music at Asheville Regional Airport WLOS
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) -- At the place where journeys begin and end in the mountains, Mike Andersen holds the keys to an unexpected conversation piece.
Music Pick: The Coathangers L.A. Weekly
Outraged by the rise in gun violence in this country, The Coathangers put the National Rifle Association squarely in the cross-hairs for once, and the ...
African Music Legend Oliver 'Tuku' Mtukudzi Dead At 66 NPR
Born on Sept. 22, 1952 in Zimbabwe's populous Highfield suburb, Oliver Mtukudzi, known as "Tuku" to his legion of fans, died Wednesday at a clinic in Harare ...
Michel Legrand, Oscar-Winning Composer Who Lived 'Surrounded by Music', Dies At 86 NPR
Three-time Oscar-winning composer, songwriter and pianist Michel Legrand died Saturday at his home in France. He was 86. The conservatory-trained ...
Deputies say woman shot, injured after music complaint KALB News
Deputies say someone from the party went to the woman's apartment and the two started throwing bottles at each other.
Teenage Wildlife: inside the song about Bowie's midlife crisis The Guardian
In an extract from Chris O'Leary's new book Ashes to Ashes, we witness David Bowie at a turning point in his career. Chris O'Leary. Tue 19 Feb 2019 09.45 EST ...
Top music acts promised at new Railbird Festival at Keeneland in KY Lexington Herald Leader
Railbird Festival will bring A-list music to Keeneland in Lexington, Kentucky, according to Lexington Mayor Linda Gorton. The festival is by AC Entertainment, the ...
How I Compose a Piece of Music
A number of people have asked about my own methodology for creating a complete piece of music at the piano. At the risk of oversimplification, the steps are as follows:1.
How To Overcome The Lyric Writing Hurdles That Are Keeping You Behind
The lyric writing side of songwriting is known to create an enormous number of problems for some folks. No matter how hard they try, they are unable to write a single line that they can be pleased with.
How to Buy an Electric Guitar
For most of us, making any major purchase, such as a new refrigerator, or a new car, is a cacophony of options and confusion; do we want the silver one or the black one? How much can we afford to spend? Will it last over time? If nothing else, we at least know what we need these appliances to do: the microwave needs to make the food hot quickly, the car needs to get us from one place to the other without breaking down. When confronted with the purchase of a new guitar, even experienced guitarists can have trouble deciding what exactly they want and need.
Jazzing Up Your Leadership Style
I met New York jazzman Tim Armacost in college almost 25 years ago, at a time when we were both grappling not only with what careers we ought to pursue, but with what kind of adults we wanted to become. Tim comes from an illustrious family, boasting more than its fair share of bank presidents, ambassadors and college presidents.
"Who Else Wants to Get Screwed When Signing a Recording or Songwriting Deal?!?!"
You've got your recording (or songwriting) contract in hand and everything's coming up roses, right? You get your check, finally, but it's not quite what you expected. If you sign not knowing what's owed you then you might be shorted some well-deserved income.
Songs Await Singer
I Want To Grow Old With You (C)Chorus: I want to grow old with you..
The Dos and Donts of Getting Your Child to Love Learning an Instrument
We all know that music can be inspiring, entertaining, and exhilarating. There are few things more enjoyable than listening to good music.
Learn to Play the Piano
Rocket Piano is a very professionally done piano lesson package. It includes a number of ebooks, audio tracks, and video tracks to support the instructional material.
Piano Music - How to Begin and End a Piece
How do you begin a piece of music? That's a question I'm often asked. The answer I usually give is that you begin as soon as you start playing - that is, if you're trying to "compose" something, the piece begins the moment it has energy and is something you want to capture.
You Cant Force Play
A student once asked me; "How come sometimes the music comes freely while other times, I feel blocked and can't play?"A perfectly valid question and one that many students of improvisation ask. You see, the problem is that many think they should be able to just sit down at the piano and play anytime anywhere.
Why Play Guitar?
As a full-time guitar instructor, I am constantly faced with people in all walks of life who, for all different kinds of reasons, believe that playing the guitar will add something to their lives. Most people that are just starting the guitar for the first time are young (pre-university) although certainly not all.
10 Top Reasons You Should Learn to Play Chord Piano
There are roughly umpteen zillion reasons why you should learn enough chords to be able to "chord a song" at the piano. By "chord a song", I mean the ability to play 3 or 4 chords on the piano in some sort of rhythm while you or someone else sings the tune.
Music Bytes - Tips For Saving On Professional Software For Musicians, Part I
If you are outraged by the prices software giants demand for their tools, it's time to check out shareware. Small independent developers often provide similar solutions that cost three to five times less AND you get to try them before paying.
Inspiration Wanted - Apply Within!
One of the biggest stumbling blocks for music students is knowing what to practice. In the early years students listened to their teachers and did what they told them to do, which is still of course perfectly valid.
The King of the Delta Blues Singers - Robert Johnson Still Stands at the Crossroads
Probably the most enigmatic Singer and Guitarist of the twentieth Century is now one of the most revered and respected of all Musicians who make up the Genre of the 'Blues'. I speak of course about the wonderful Robert Leroy Johnson.
The Art of Music
Music is the art of arranging sounds in periodic time so as to produce a continuous, unified, and evocative composition, as through melody, harmony, rhythm, and timbre.It is also the vocal or instrumental sounds possessing a degree of melody, harmony, or rhythm.
Breathing Space in Music
While most students want to know when to play certain notes and chords, it's equally important to know when not to play. For example, I had a student who knew how to improvise and play in the New Age style.
3 Secrets To Understanding What Makes Music Tick
It's no secret that virtually everyone loves music in some form or other. After all, music is the universal language.
Legal Free Music Downloads - Songs You Want at No Cost
It's all over the news these days. Download music from the Internet and you could be sued, fined, and/or go to jail.
The Life and Music of Beatle George Harrison
Propelled into fame as one of the Beatles, along with Paul McCartney, John Lennon, and Ringo Starr, George Harrison was known as the "quiet one" of the group, and also as the "spiritual one." He was the lead guitarist.
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