Pitchfork Music Festival has announced Beats > Bullets, a new partnership with Everytown for Gun Safety and Mothers Against Senseless Killings (MASK). Through the initiative, Pitchfork Music Festival will encourage Chicagoans to support the struggle against gun violence. Show More Summary
Entrepreneur Billy McFarland and rapper Ja Rule have been targeted with several lawsuits since the Fyre Festival, the weekend-long luxury music event they had planned in the Bahamas, fell into chaos before it could begin. According to...Show More Summary
The four year old Pemberton Music Festival cancelled without warning last week. In addition to many angry ticket holders who have little chance of getting their money back, Mark Geiger, the powerful head of music at super-agency William Morris Endeavor has declared war on everyone involved in the festival. ______________________________________________...
Jephtha's Rash Vow (1807), by James Gundee & M. Jones, London Handel Jephtha; Nick Pritchard, Helen Charlston, Matthew Brook, Mary Bevan, James Hall, Rowan Pierce, Holst Singers, Academy of Ancient Music, Stephen Layton; London Festival...Show More Summary
EUBO at St John's Smith Square in 2015 Handel, Bach; Maria Keohane, European Union Baroque Orchestra, Lars Ulrik Mortensen; London Festival of Baroque Music at St John's Smith Square Reviewed by Robert Hugill on May 19 2017 Star rating:...Show More Summary
Billy McFarland wanted to create a luxurious music getaway in the Bahamas. It turned into a washout, with lawsuits and a federal investigation.
Deleting the Formal at Classical Concerts Start with the music. It’s such a simple idea. Last night I went to a symphony choral concert: the Cincinnati May Festival with the symphony and the huge chorus and some soloists. As we took... read more AJBlog: The Bright RidePublished 2017-05-21 Can art corrupt our politics? At […]
Spend a day in Arcosanti, Ariz., where the FORM Festival curates more than just the musicians. Attendees must fill out an application to attend the three-day event, which includes meditative mornings and performance art pieces.
A world of entertainment and music in Novato The long-running Marin Greek Festival, held each year over Memorial Day weekend at Nativity of Christ Greek Orthodox Christian Church, features Greek food and cooking demonstrations, wineShow More Summary
After an already rollicking musical ride down Broadway lane during his appearance at Vulture Festival on Saturday, Tituss Burgess informed his packed audience they were in for a surprise. A surprise: “One of my favorite people who I didn’t think was going to be one of my favorite people and ... More »
As organizers of Maryland Deathfest, the biggest independent extreme music festival in the U.S., Evan Harting and Ryan Taylor have encountered some bizarre requests. “One band wanted to throw a five-gallon bucket of pig blood around and we blamed it on the health department and said they...
Chris Cornell was honored Friday night at the Rock on the Range music festival by the lead singer of Slipknot... and the entire crowd got in the act. Corey Taylor was joined onstage by his bandmate from Stone Sour, guitarist Christian Martucci,…
Two weeks before their Central Coast electronic music festival Lightning in a Bottle, the L.A. concert promoters at Do LaB were busy with the usual tasks: prepping campgrounds, checking sound equipment and stocking up on psychedelic art. But this year, they also held a new class for fans and staff...
Monteverdi L'Orfeo; Matthew Long, I Fagiolini, English Cornett & Sackbut Ensemble, Thomas Guthrie, Robert Hollingworth; London Festival of Baroque Music at St John's Smith Square Reviewed by Anthony Evans on May 18 2017 Star rating:Show More Summary
Elijah Moshinsky talks about Verdi's original 1847 version of Macbeth in advance of his production of the opera at the 2017 Buxton Festival. Elijah Moshinsky (Photo Jeff Busby) Elijah Moshinsky is directing Verdi's original 1847 version of Macbeth at the 2017 Buxton Festival. Show More Summary
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Understandably, Soundgarden will no longer be headlining this weekend's Rock On The Range music festival Friday night in Columbus, Ohio. Instead, there will be a special tribute to the band's lead singer, the late Chris Cornell. While no exact plans have been announced, this is an especially quick turnaround considering the 52-year-old singer was tragically found dead [...]