Residents of Pilsen came out Monday night to celebrate Mexican Independence in Harrison Park. They celebrate with a late night "grito" or cry for independence and with music and dance. It's a time to celebrate Hispanic heritage with a month of festivities that run from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 in Chicago and across the U.S. Photos by Teresa Puente
Johnny Mathis is not just the guy you hear on late night infomercials for music anthologies of yesteryear, though he IS releasing a new box set of songs. Sure, your parents, or maybe even grandparents (what year is this?) will talk of...Show More Summary
Music Bones: Hound Dog
When it comes to panhandlers, I am indiscriminate with my change. Late Monday night, arriving at Düsseldorf’s main train station after a concert of new music in Cologne, I handed a couple of small coins to a small, unpleasant-looking man, who spied the program in my hand and...
Are you willing to pay twice as much to stream in lossless? Late last night doing my back exercises I decided to compare streaming services. Spotify is my default, I recreated a playlist in Beats Music and then I did the same thing in WIMP, and I was wowed. Now let’s be clear, getting lossless […] The post WIMP Comes To America appeared first on Lefsetz Letter.
Maroon 5 frontman and The Voice coach Adam Levine was the perfect candidate to help Jimmy Fallon christen a new Tonight Show game last night. In Wheel of Musical Impressions, the two men were dealt totally random artists and songs and had to show their dead-on impersonations to the world.
I usually listen to Cyberbully Mom Club late at night, with only the harsh glow from my laptop lighting up the room. It’s also, not coincidentally, usually on nights when I feel most alone. Their music is a lot like a good friend sitting down and holding you by the shoulders and reassuring you that [...]
‘Weird Al’ Yankovic is currently in England, shooting scenes for an upcoming “medieval fantasy musical comedy” on ABC. Weird Al posted the following late last night on Twitter, giving us this juicy tidbit: he’ll be playing a monk. I’m in England this week shooting #Galavant, ABC’s new medieval comedy musical TV series (coming in January). Show More Summary
Sometimes I lie in bed and dream of eating another piece of Bonnie Norris' pecan pie. It is the best piece of pie I have ever tasted. I met Bonnie Norris in Napa, California at the Robert Mondavi Musical Festival this summer where she...Show More Summary
By Jamie Ludwig from the Sonicbids Blog. Many independent musicians dream of playing their favorite late night TV shows, landing interviews in iconic magazines, and receiving top-score record reviews on the most notorious music websites. Show More Summary
Default Genders Magical Pessimism 2014 [Self-Released; 2014] by Pat Beane Rating: Alone late at night in a screen-lit room, the infinite scroll is the only reason you need to stay awake. Tumblr will go on and on and on, consumed unselfconsciously, like snacking, fed to you by the automatic dragging of your finger. Show More Summary
After much teasing, Nicki Minaj dropped her video for "Anaconda" late Tuesday night. Some first glance observations include Nicki Minaj's butt in an Amazonian forest, Nicki Minaj's butt in teeny tiny denim cuttoffs, Nicki Minaj's butt in a pink thong, Nicki Minaj's butt in cutout black tights and Nicki Minaj's butt in a one-piece swimsuit. Show More Summary
Mates of State at Mercury Lounge in 2011 (more by David Andrako) Mates of State have just announced a free show on Friday (8/22) at Pine Box Rock Shop as part of the monthly comedy/music series Late Night Basement With...
Taylor Swift is on the promo trail for The Giver, the sci-fi film she stars in alongside Jeff Bridges and Meryl Streep, but there’s also the not-so-secret news that she’s got new music on the way — including a single that may or may not be titled “Shake It Off.” Swift, who is set to... More »
When Taylor Swift isn't Ewing with Jimmy Fallon… She's revealing exclusive performance scoop to the late night host — even before the network releases a statement!! We KNEW she was trouble when she walked in to The Tonight Show! LOLz! Tay-Tay confessed on Wednesday evening that she'll be taking the stage at the 2014 MTV VMAs… Which is..SO. MUCH. [...]
After Tuesday night's performance of the Broadway musical version of Aladdin, the cast took a moment to pay tribute to the late Robin Williams, who starred in the 1992 Disney film of the same name. James Iglehart, who won a Tony in June...Show More Summary
Annie Clark fills in for Fred Armisen, Timothy Showalter serves as the musical guest.
A friend started playing this at a party last night and my ears immediately shot up. It sounds like Cumbia on an acid trip from space, which is a sound I can get behind. It's pretty interesting to see how these guys (and girl) took traditional Colombian styles and managed to make it sound so unique and out-there at the same time. Got any favorite South American artists?
In this TedX talk, Twiiter's Head Of Music Bob Moczydlowsky shares is experience on how to stay connected with audiences by comparing a famous music artist and late night television host and their success because of their fan base. Before...Show More Summary
Beyoncé is getting really good dropping music without any promotion. Late Saturday night, the artist known to many as Queen Bey, dropped a remix to “Flawless” which featured Nicki Minaj. Sunday morning the internet was abuzz with one particular line from the highly auto-tuned track.