What sweet music this is Read the full article on AICN Hello all, Mad Dashiell here, set phasers to stunned this is some really amazing news for the STAR TREK universe!This week the internet was abuzz about the prospect of Quentin Tarantino influencing the STAR TREK universe after pitching a film idea to JJ Abrams and Paramount. Show More Summary
The service will reportedly arrive in March, reports Bloomberg. Warner Music Group is already said to have signed on, while talks with Sony Music Entertainment and Universal Music Group are ongoing. Sources told Bloomberg that internally...Show More Summary
Music is a universal gift anyone can appreciate. Here are three ways to give the gift of Spotify.
The Ulster Orchestra has been awarded £27,180 to provide side by side coaching and mentoring for university music students from Northern Ireland for over three years. As there is no vocational third level music college in Northern Ireland,...Show More Summary
The repertoire sung by Cal State Fullerton’s University Singers in June on the group’s tour of Scandinavia, the Baltic States and Russia has been made into an album, “Nostos: The Homecoming of Music.” Robert Istad, director of choral studies and professor of music, said Yarlung Records approached him about the University Singers after hearing the […]
We all believe that music is an essential factor in our lives. It adds immense pleasure and de-stresses the mind from the daily chaos. Music helps to connect us through a lifetime of experiences. Being a universal language, it unites the people all over the world. Show More Summary
Black Friday sales reports from the Coalition Of Independent Music Stores are in and they were universally positive, according to Michael Bunnell, CIMS Executive Director. Less comprehensive data showed an up day on Small Business Saturday, as well. ____________________________________ Sales reports from most Coalition Of Independent Music Stores show Black...
While not place necessarily associated with pop culture preservation, the University of Tulsa is teaming with a philanthropist to make the city home to an archive of documents and objects belonging to Bob Dylan and others. _________________________ Guest post by William Glanz of SoundExchange Bob Dylan will remain in Tulsa...
NBC has put in development an untitled family comedy from School of Rock: The Musical star Alex Brightman, Hamilton producer Jeffrey Seller and Universal TV. Written by Brightman, the comedy is set in New York City and centers on a struggling...Show More Summary
(University of Wisconsin-Madison) Smartphones and computers wouldn't be nearly as useful without room for lots of apps, music and videos. Devices tend to store that information in two ways: through electric fields (think of a flash drive) or through magnetic fields (like a computer's spinning hard disk). Show More Summary
(University of Helsinki) Finnish speakers showed an advantage in auditory duration processing compared to German speakers in a recent doctoral study on auditory processing of sound in people with different linguistic and musical backgrounds. In Finnish speakers, musical expertise was associated with enhanced behavioral frequency discrimination.
Duke University has announced the death of Professor Jane Hawkins, 67, chair of its music department from 2010 to 2014. Jane, originally from Swansea, taught at Duke for almost 40 years. She also performed widely with the Chicago Symphony Chamber Players and others.
With "Pitch Perfect 3" comes more of the Bellas and their hilarious musical misadventures. Universal Pictures released a new clip Sunday, giving fans some delightful aca-awkwardness to kick off the week. The footage shows the Bellas embarking on a USO tour and meeting their fellow musicians. Show More Summary
A transcript of my spoken remarks at Boston University this week, as part of a symposium on piano sonatas by Beethoven. “I’d like to talk about what I would call anomalies in my own reception of Beethoven’s piano sonatas. “I can certainly remember — as I’m sure many of you can remember — a time […]
This week saw new additions to the chocolate frog collection in the Wizarding World, as well as Bonnie Wright being added to the guest list for A Celebration of Harry Potter, coming to Universal Orlando’s Wizarding World in January. WB Studio Tour London also launched Hogwarts in the Snow, which this year features the Yule Ball in...read more!
Popular instant messaging service Telegram has for the first time blocked access to an entire channel following pressure from Google and Apple. It's understood that following complaints from Universal Music, that the channel was offering...Show More Summary
Peter McCarthy, professor of music at the University of Delaware, who conducted conducted Bruckner’s E Minor Mass at the Salzburg Festival in 1988 and Beethoven’s 9th at Carnegie Hall in May 1996, has died at the age of 79. Obituary here.
IHC 1NFINITY is the first record label with a shared music video universe. Our repertoire of releases consists of sick originals and remixed tracks by artists like starRo, Chela, Pictureplane, Mark Redito, Gavin Turek, Ho99o9 and more. Show More Summary
Professor D. Thomas Toner resigned this weekend as chair of the Department of Music and Dance at the University of Vermont after a dozen classes were cut to save budget. The college is struggling with a potential $4 million deficit. The saving on music classes is $50,000. Read here.
(McGill University) Researchers from the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital of McGill University have proven it is possible to increase or decrease our enjoyment of music, and our craving for more of it, by enhancement or disruption of certain brain circuits.