US stock indexes remain at record highs, and volatility near its lows, despite signs that their recordsetting run is losing steam as it becomes increasingly dependent on a narrow band of stocks. Indeed, signs that the rally is running...Show More Summary
"The band then moved in groups down Howard Street to Second under the lead of a drunken man of gigantic stature, who rend the air with his demoniacal yells."
In The Wall Street Journal this week, my monthly "Anatomy of a Song" column looked at Alice Cooper's Eighteen, a potent hard-rock single in 1970 about teenage uncertainty and self-doubt (go here). The song became the band's first hit just...
Edinburgh, 2001. In the photo, I'm holding a Clann an Drumma CD, which I'd just purchased after seeing the band perform at the Scott Monument. I'm standing on the street leading into the housing estate at which Iain lived at the time.[Please share your own throwback pix in comments. Show More Summary
We’ve seen this before, but it really doesn’t get old. People on the street have been asked about the difference between Obamacare and ACA (they’re the same thing) and Coachella attendees were asked about bands that don’t exist. Now the Kings are going around and asking Lakers fans about fake rookies on their team, letting […]
Just past noon, the Disneyland Band, along with 62 Disney characters, paraded down Main Street U.S.A. to the steps of the Main Street Station to honor Disneyland’s 62nd anniversary on Monday, July 17. They were joined by the Dapper Dans barbershop quartet and Disneyland Ambassador Mikey Trujillo for the celebration. As has become tradition, the […]
It wouldn’t be a Disney event unless there was a parade, and the D23 Expo is no different. Twice a day a “street party” parades down the middle of the Anaheim Convention Center complete with marching band, balloons, Disney characters and a celebrity or two. Fronting the parade Saturday morning, July 15, were the current […]
As publishers continue to give Facebook and Google more ad dollars and control over distribution, a group of outlets including the Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Washington Post, Tronc and smaller newspapers are banding together. The News Media Alliance--a trade organization that represents almost 2,000 publishers--plans to ask Congress for a limited antitrust...
Kele Okereke, frontman of the British indie-rock band Bloc Party, has announced Fatherland, his third solo album. It will be released on October 6 and feature contributions from Corinne Bailey Rae and Olly Alexander of the electronica band Years & Years. Show More Summary
Bars Against Bigotry are presenting a united front After recent revelations of misogynist, racist, and crude comments made by Unbarlievable owner Brandon Cash, Rainey Street bars are banding together to present a united front of tolerance...Show More Summary
The global music industry is embellished with a few entities that named themselves after tea. Perhaps you have heard of Mr. Tea and the Minions? Blackbeard’s Tea Party? How about the Tea Street Band? Bristol-based Mr. Tea and the Minions first caught my attention back in 2015 when McDonald’s was … Continue reading ? The post So Unrelated To Tea appeared first on T Ching.
Cops arrested two unruly members of a punk rock band as they were holding a sidewalk concert on a Lower East Side street.
Police arrested two members of the Brooklyn-based punk band Beechwood on Wednesday evening, pulling both men to the ground on Orchard Street. At least one officer brandished a taser at the crowd while fans gathered around and accused the police of using aggressive force. [ more › ]
If there was any justice in the world Mere Women would be like, as huge as Smith Street Band but with the critical respect of like, Total Control. I reckon they could have been The... The post LISTEN: Mere Women – Big Skies LP appeared first on Who The Hell.
SAN CLEMENTE A heavy morning drizzle, bright afternoon sunshine, the sounds of a local band called Captain’s Quarters and protests against a possible toll road running through town were in the air on Sunday, June 11 during the Downtown Business Association’s 2017 San Clemente Classic Car Show. Crowds strolled two blocks of Avenida Del Mar […]
Legions of fans lined the streets of Macon, Ga., on Saturday to honor music legend Gregg Allman as he was carried to his final resting place in the same cemetery where he and his band members used to hang out and write songs amid the tombstones. The Saturday afternoon service was private, with...
E Street Band members reunite on stage in New Jersey.
You’ve seen artificial intelligence, and neural networks pull off some pretty impressive feats, like beating world champion Go players and helping self-driving cars navigate city streets and highways. There are still some tasks […] The post This is What Happens When a Neural Network Names Metal Bands appeared first on Geek.com.
The Brook Street Band The Brook Street Band returns to St John's Smith Square on Sunday 4 June 2017 with a programme entitled Handel – friends, foes and flattery which looks at some of the other lively London personalities from Handel's time, composers whose music featured more prominently in contemporary programmes than that of Handel. Show More Summary
While visiting Scotland in 2013, YouTuber Chris Ng came across an amazing street band playing traditional Scottish music while wearing traditional Scott clothing. The band, called Clanadonia, comprised completely of drums and bagpipes,...Show More Summary