I barely listen to classical music, so how did a live string quartet end up in my apartment on a Saturday night?
Janeth Calderon flipped on the kitchen light and the windows burned bright in the pre-dawn blackness. Next she slayed the quiet, turning on a radio that filled the room with traditional Mexican music. A few pots and pans clattered as she began making breakfast for her four children. Mario was up...
Kristen Stewart has played many roles throughout her career (mumbling Snow White, vampire-obsessed teen, panic room survivor, etc.), but her new one might be the best fit yet: A Rolling Stones music video star. “Ride ‘Em On Down,” aShow More Summary
The day has come and you can make your home “the room where it happens” when you listen to the full Hamilton Mixtape album now! The show’s creator and original star, Lin-Manuel Miranda, got some of music’s biggest stars to put their own spin on songs from the Broadway musical. Kelly Clarkson, Andra Day, Sia, [...]
"I am tired of picking up a classical music magazine plastered with middle-aged white faces. In the same way that a six-year-old boy in Tower Hamlets can run around the living room in his Cristiano Ronaldo-emblazoned jersey, screaming at the top of his lungs while he watches his hero play on the box, we need […]
A small theater company in Montana, Hamilton Players, faced the wrath of online commenters after the cast of the hit musical Hamilton addressed a message to Vice President-elect Mike Pence last week.
"Iggy Pop’s body is central to an understanding of rock music and its place within American culture," says Jeremy Deller. "It has witnessed much and should be documented." The post Lust for Life Drawing: A Room Full of Iggy Pop Nudes appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The trial begins today in Manchester of a pianist who is charged with sexually assaulting a student in a practice room at the Royal Northern College of Music in 2014. The defendant denies the charges. Details here.
Execs at Tidal fired a new mother the day after she requested a private room to use her breast pump... according to a new lawsuit. Lisette Paulson says the music streaming company -- specifically Jay Z's trusted associate, Desiree…
The energy in NYC was amazing! Excited for Boston tonight!! ???? @cortneyarmitage A photo posted by Cobi (@cobimusic) on Oct 13, 2016 at 10:13am PDT Born Jacob Schmidt, Cobi is the epitome of an old soul thriving in music's digital age....Show More Summary
Glide’s Billy Briggs had a special opportunity to tour Prince’s Paisley Park Studios and was able to photograph the following displays: Under the Cherry Moon/Graffiti Bridge Room, the Memorial Fence, Super Bowl, & NPG Music Club. Top three photographs courtesy of Paisley Park. Show More Summary
Sam Avant and Simon Blitzer comprise Beach Season, a duo with a versatile R&B-tinged sound and experimental outlook on production. With features from some of dance music’s most promising stars (Rainer + Grimm, Hymans, and Mr. Eden), Avant and Blitzer are turning heads and stealing hearts with “Pink Room,” the final piece to their all-new Libra […]
When you have a chance to experience music in it’s most purest form, when all is quiet and the resonance of the harmonies and the words and a few strings are crystal clear, it can be pure bliss. A lot of music has gotten away from that...Show More Summary
It turns out that you can’t just put a bunch of pop stars in a room together and expect ratings gold. Or, at least, you can’t do that anymore. The Dick Clark-created American Music Awards have been happening every year since 1973, and once upon a time, they were the main competition to the Grammys. […]
Niall Horan transformed the American Music Awards stage into his living room for a beautiful performance of "This Town" on Sunday night. He looked dapper as hell on the red carpet, and this performance just solidifies that we're slightly in love with him. Who needs One Direction when you can rock the stage solo? Take a look!
Dwayne Johnson knows how moviegoers want to see him. Strong — as in physically imposing. But emotionally tough too. The kind of guy who’s the first to walk into a dark room. A man whose sheer will inspires others to conquer their own demons. “There’s a strong audience appetite for me in roles where,...
Lena Hall stares into the mirror in her dressing room backstage at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre, where she is making musical history in “Hedwig and the Angry Inch.” To her right is a short, brown wig with sideburns. A single, sorrowful tendril of hair curls gently over the white plastic foam...
James Hetfield - Vocals, Toy clarinetJimmy Fallon - Vocals, Bass Drum, Casio Keyboard, KazooLars Ulrich - Fisher Price Drum, Toy CymbalsKirk Hammett - MelodicaRobert Trujillo - Baby Electric AxeQuestlove - Hand Clappers, KazooKamal Gray - XylophoneJames Poyser - MelodicaCaptain Kirk - UkuleleTuba Gooding Jr. Show More Summary
In 2013, Sting sat for an hour or so interview in a small dressing room at what was then Jay Leno’s “Tonight Show.” The veteran English musician was in town talking up “The Last Ship,” an album of songs from a musical he’d composed that was headed to Broadway, and in the course of the conversation...
LORETTA ABERDEEN will be in the other room if anybody needs him, making music before coffee. In drip coffee kitchen nation, the appliances are ON. But in the other room, there is not much going on visually, other than the hardwood floor, which runs straight then kind of curves like bands of gneiss, even up the wall a little. Show More Summary