Your vocal performance in the shower is not performed in vain. Study after study has looked at the amazing effects singing has on our brains and bodies. Before you belt out your favorite tune under the fixture or sing solo to the radio...Show More Summary
Cops carry Kendrick Lamar and his friends in a car, people dance on a police cruiser and the rapper flies in the video for his jazzy, powerful To Pimp a Butterfly track "Alright." Between lyrics about hating police and the tune's hook, "We gonna be alright," Lamar balances atop a lamppost, hovering,...
It has been a long held personal belief that most battery drain issues on smartphone devices are due to applications that are improperly tuned. I work very closely with mobile developers to help optimize mobile apps for speed and battery …
When you think of a performance of a gay men's chorus, you probably don't think of Britney Spears tunes. But maybe you should... at least when you think of the Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles. The group recently performed the pop star's...Show More Summary
The five Denmark-based members of The Bottle Boys recently performed a fast-paced cover of the famous “Hungarian Dace No. 5” dance tune, created in the mid 1800s by German composer and pianist Johannes Brahms, using beer bottles as instruments. For this video we decided that we wanted to challenge ourselves musically. We wanted to play […]
Filtered index is a great way of optimizing SQL query performance. Because it allows us to create indexes based on some custom criteria.
Al Pacino follows up his recent, nicely tuned turn in "Danny Collins" with another sensitively rooted performance, playing a lonely locksmith with a tamper-proof heart in director David Gordon Green's "Manglehorn."
It's no secret that music can have positive effects on elite and amateur athletes. For the pros, listening to the right tunes before competition can pump them up, calm them down and synchronize movement. For the average exerciser, listening to upbeat, hard-driving music while training motivates...
The remaining two Highwaymen are reuniting to pay tribute to a bandmate they lost 13 years ago. Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson are part of an all-star lineup of country acts who will perform tunes by the late, great Waylon Jennings at a July 6th show in Austin. Toby Keith,...
Viewers for the 2015 Finals are tuning in from 215 countries and territories, according to the NBA, and listening to commentary on Stephen Curry's three-pointers or LeBron James' monstrous performance in 47 different languages.
Post pop-crossover, Taylor Swift has kept close Nashville ties and plenty of country tunes on her personal playlist. Just watch her during any country performance at an awards show, and, chances are, she's belting every lyric from her front-row seat. Case in point: last month's Billboard Music Awards, when the...
“To pass the time, the actors performed impromptu renditions of ‘The Circle of Life’ and ‘Arabian Nights, and [Tony winner James Monroe] Iglehart dropped an impressive freestyle to the tune of Black Star’s ‘Lions of Hip-Hop.'”
Peak performance in virtually any activity requires the ability to be fully present in the moment, as I’ve discussed in my two previous articles. Peak performers are able to tune out inner voices, nagging doubts and internal second-guessing—and they’re then able to tune into their activity with full concentration and confidence. [...]
Grazztrio, a Spanish string band who writes and performs original instrumental music on banjo, mandolin, and bass, have released a couple of new tunes. The group consists of Lluis Gómez on banjo, Oriol González on mandolin, and Maribel Rivero on bass. The new pieces also feature […]
Michele Lee, of '80's era soap opera Knots Landing fame, will perform Cy Coleman tunes in a tribute celebrating the composer's birthday at 54 Below for three nights, June 11-13. A great and giving storyteller, Lee's engagement should be a music fest, yes, but also anecdote-laden treat, with some tasty Broadway legend tidbits. Show More Summary
The 33-year-old patient sang and played guitar while the doctors performed the surgery. It began with a song he composed for his son, born a few months ago, followed by "Yesterday" by the Beatles, and other tunes. Read the rest
Blake Shelton will soon be heard on movie screens across the country, performing a familiar song for the upcoming family adventure film, Max. The theme tune, "Forever Young" was penned by songwriting legend Bob Dylan and has, since its initial 1974 release, been recorded by dozens of artists. On Shelton's...
In a move to spread Olympic and winter sport spirit across the country and to promote its own bid, Beijing's Olympic committee has released 10 tunes that are certain to be the songs of Winter 2022, highlighted by a performance by pop sensation and all-around Renaissance man Jackie Chan. [ more › ]
Cooper, a Tony nominee for his title performance in a hit revival of The Elephant Man, and Schilling, the Orange Is The New Black star who braved off-Broadway in a revival of Ivan Turgenyev’s A Month In The Country, have joined the roster of presenters for the 69th annual Tony Awards. Show More Summary
Spotify update looks to tune up users' performance