Just when it seemed like artists and streaming services were starting to get along, Prince appears to have removed his entire catalog from Spotify and other streaming platforms. Many of the artist's most iconic Warner Bros. albums—including Dirty Mind, 1999 and Purple Rain—were available to stream as recently as earlier this week. Show More Summary
A very American genre has taken root in East Africa, with homegrown performers who idolize artists like Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton and Don Williams.
If you’re a stunt artist in Hollywood, one of the easiest way to find work in film is by joining one of the entertainment industry’s many stunt associations. Unfortunately, this poses a significant limitation on women stunt workers, as many of these groups are reluctant to bring in female members. Read more...
Images courtesy the artist, via Wikimedia Commons Action Comics No. 1 is an ultra-rare classic, both because it introduced the world to Superman, and started a trend that would crush box offices and chances of getting laid for years to come. Show More Summary
The motivation for destroying an artist’s work is often shadowy, and always riven with questions of ownership.
Brett Myers was a controversial—that is, scuzzy and loutish—baseball player. He is somehow even less appealing as a stridently dumb bro-country recording artist.
Bow down — Rihanna has officially sold more digital singles than any other artist. Ever The singer has surpassed more than 100 million gold and platinum song certifications, according to the Recording Industry Association of America....Show More Summary
"Confession" by Andrew Savage, 2015 26 X 30? silkscreen on paper Parquet Courts frontman and Dull Tools label co-head Andrew Savage is also an artist and will have his first exhibition this summer. Titled "Color Studies," it features silkscreens on...
In Boston's South End, a real-estate developer is incubating an art neighborhood. Whether or not this offers a sustainable future for artists in the city is unclear, but there is some good work on display.
A day after the launch of Apple Music, users are reporting an iTunes bug that is wrecking music libraries by scrambling artists, albums and tracks. Apple's tagline, "All your music in one place," implied there was finally a solution to having your music spread out across different services and devices. Show More Summary
Pin it Your plate arrives with a waffle, a grilled cheese, raw oysters—but it's not what you ordered. At the Ritz-Carlton in Toronto, that's the point, where resident artist Jacqueline Poirier, aka "The Crazy Plate Lady," has been hand painting dishware for the past three years. READ MORE »
Visual artist Rafael Mantesso has continued his series of wonderfully playful illustrations that center around his very cooperative dog “Jimmy Choo” (who’s also known as Jimmy the Bull), creating unlikely situations in which an adorable bull terrier would find himself in the real world. The inspiration for the project came about when Mantesso’s wife left […]
Warsaw, Poland-based artist Dawid Fratczak has created a clever series of spoiler movie posters that reveal the endings of popular films. He spoils movies like Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope, Donnie Darko, 300, and others. Fratczak’s entire collection of posters are available to view on Behance. images via Dawid Fratczak via DesignTAXI
Apple Music's arrival on Tuesday promised to deliver expertly crafted playlists on its Beats 1 radio station as well as bridge the gap between artists and fans through exclusive videos and performance requests from the Connect feature. St. Vincent decided to combine both in her own Beats 1 radio...
Straight from their newest album The Bower (steaming below) on MIE Music, the Pigeons are on the creative rise with video artist and Kentuckian Ma Turner in their newest flick for single “Foxglove.” Pairing creatively occurring visuals...Show More Summary
An artist and a scholar are both under fire for claiming to be Native American, which furthered their careers
The incoming "Captain Marvel" artist has crafted a dynamic "Agent Carter" poster that looks ahead to the Marvel series' second season.
At dawn yesterday morning, a small group of anonymous artists and their friends quietly celebrated the opening the Griffith Park Teahouse, a tiny wood structure high on Mt. Bell made with the wood of trees that burned in the...
Broadway producer Kevin McCollum talks about his unlikely hit "Hand To God" and why he promotes emerging artists.
If you obsessively follow beauty Instagram accounts, then you might have stumbled upon #strobing in the past few weeks, a "new" makeup technique that some are calling the "anti-contour." It's a light-reflecting method in which a shimmery powder or cream, slightly lighter than your skin color, is applied to strategic... More »