Mark Bowler Quartet for Srings; Ligeti Quartet; One Glass Eye Records Reviewed by Robert Hugill on Apr 13 2017 Star rating: 4.0 Folk inspirations from the UK and from Bulgaria in this striking quartet by the young British composer IShow More Summary
Blue, a company known for their microphones and recording equipment, has rolled out a new line of premium headphones. The prices go from $250 to $700, but the sweetest spot for most people would probably be the $400 Sadie over-ear headphones. Show More Summary
“Grey Lady” actress: In the April 28 Calendar section, a photo caption accompanying a review of the new mystery-thriller movie “Grey Lady” identified the actress as Natalie Zea. She is Rebecca Gayheart. Side Chick restaurant review: In the April 29 Saturday section, a review of Side Chick restaurant...
The best Leslie Feist songs mix whimsy and realness into an emotional antioxidant smoothie. Pleasure is her first record in six years. Metals was a bit misunderstood since the pure pop fantasies of her previous singles “Mushaboom” and “1 2 3 4” weren’t indicative of the overall direction of the... Continue reading
Tired of the 100-day review of Donald Trump’s Presidency? You should be, with one exception. The drama, ambition and accomplishment in the first 100 days of Donald Trump’s presidency lie not in his record, but in the resistance to this President. Ever since Franklin Roosevelt pushed through major...
Aztec Dances Edward Gregson, Gregory Rose, David Bedford, George king, Daryl Runswick; Jill Kemp, Aleksander Szram; Prima Facie Reviewed by Robert Hugill on Mar 21 2017 Star rating: 4.0 Five highly contrasting new works for recorderShow More Summary
Leslie Feist’s fifth solo album is coming out almost exactly a decade after her breakout release, 2007’s The Reminder. It’s serendipitous timing, but the 10-year-long shadow can’t be ignored: There’s no discussing Feist’s output without a brief detour to the twilight years of the George W. Show More Summary
Sylvan Esso’s self-titled debut—one of 2014’s best records—felt like a gorgeous click, the sound of two musicians previously focused on vastly different types of music who somehow fit together like sonic puzzle pieces. Nick Sanborn had...Show More Summary
The key anecdote to know about the Gorillaz’s fifth record is this: Way back in 2015, when Damon Albarn was attempting to get his huge slate of collaborators on board with his vision of a hellish American dystopia, he asked them to imagine...Show More Summary
Though modern smartphone cameras can deliver in the video department for home-cooked musicians hoping to go viral on YouTube or dedicated vloggers, video reviewers and online tutorial makers, the device's audio recording prowess may well disappoint. Show More Summary
Officials at some University of California campuses changed their responses to surveys from state auditors after the UC Office of the President intervened, resulting in more positive reviews of the administration, according to documents released as part of a scathing audit of UC financial practices....
Bitcoin prices surged to near record highs Wednesday after the Securities and Exchange Commission announced it was reviewing its decision to reject an application for a bitcoin exchange-traded fund proposed by the Winklevoss twins. The...Show More Summary
The mayor of a western Michigan city is working on a plan to review police procedures after body cameras recorded officers detaining five black boys at gunpoint while investigating a … Click to Continue »
Fage Yogurt has placed its account in review after nearly seven years with MullenLowe. America's second-biggest Greek yogurt company picked the shop then known as Mullen in late 2010, breaking with former agency of record Ogilvy & Mather. The IPG shop handled creative, digital, social, media planning and buying, brand strategy and public relations as...
Bitcoin is up 8 days in a row, pushing back above gold, shaking off its 'fork' concerns and testing towards $1300 today as the SEC announces that it intends to review its decision to reject a bitcoin ETF proposed by the Winklevoss twins. As...Show More Summary
In 2014, Guardians of the Galaxy crashed into the Marvel Cinematic Universe with a band of renegade misfits who poked fun at their serious superhero peers with disparaging banter and a kick-ass soundtrack. If Vol. 1 was an exciting, thrilling take on what could have been a B-movie space opera, Vol. 2 definitely packs the same [...]
You’ve got some great new gear that you want to tell the world about. YouTube is your preferred medium and you already have a few popular videos. But how do you get started with video reviews? It’s about more than just talking to the camera. Show More Summary
The report comes as Afghan officials prepare to face a review of the country's record of implementing anti-torture laws.
he mazda mx-5 has cemented itself as an icon in the motoring lexicon. it has been around over 25 years, holds the guinness world record as the best-selling two-seat sports car, and has fended off conceptually similar competitors from mg, toyota, and general motors over the years. Show More Summary