What's Happening in the World of Music

Obituary: Pianist Thelma Hunter was a major figure in Twin Cities' music scene - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis Star TribuneObituary: Pianist Thelma Hunter was a major figure in Twin Cities' music sceneMinneapolis Star Tribune18, Hunter was a major figure in the Twin Cities music scene, playing solo and chamber performances with many local ensembles. When she wasn't tickling the ivories, Hunter served on boards of several local organizations and worked tirelessly to create ...

Beethoven, Flaming Tubas And 5000 Kazoos: Classical Music At Burning Man - NPR

NPRBeethoven, Flaming Tubas And 5000 Kazoos: Classical Music At Burning ManNPRThe well-established soundscape at Burning Man is an audio layer cake of dubstep and techno. More than 60,000 people will gather in the Nevada desert next week for the annual arts festival ? and many of them will spend their nights at post-apocalyptic ...and more »

9 little-known facts about Rihanna's first album, 'Music of the Sun,' on its ... - Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly9 little-known facts about Rihanna's first album, 'Music of the Sun,' on its ...Entertainment WeeklyTen years ago Sunday, a 17-year-old Rihanna (born Robyn Rihanna Fenty) gifted fans her debut album Music of the Sun. The record's lead single ?Pon de Replay,? a catchy summer jam with an island beat, filled clubs and summer camps alike during 2005's ...

Jon E. Gee of Mellencamp's band expands Carmel music school - Indianapolis Star

Indianapolis StarJon E. Gee of Mellencamp's band expands Carmel music schoolIndianapolis StarThe musical couple previously owned Jon E. Gee's Music Room but changed the name and moved into a bigger space to allow for more students and more creativity. The couple is hosting a four-day grand opening that ends Sunday with free lessons and a ...and more »

New Orleans marks 10 years after Katrina with music, remembrance - Washington Post

NBCNews.comNew Orleans marks 10 years after Katrina with music, remembranceWashington PostNEW ORLEANS ? The residents of the city nearly destroyed by floods caused by Hurricane Katrina marked the 10-year anniversary of the catastrophe the only way they know how ? with song, dance and solemn remembrance. ?New Orleans is on a path to a ...The Musicians' Village Brings Music Back To New Orleans After KatrinaNBCNews.comTen Years After Katrina, the Gulf Coast's Music Scene RecoversBillboardall 4,837 news articles »

Bluegrass on Main Street brings music to the square - The Newark Advocate

Bluegrass on Main Street brings music to the squareThe Newark AdvocateThe Pickerington couple heard about the festival on the radio and decided to drive to Newark for some music. They planned to come back to the festival in the evening to hear headliner Mountain Heart. ?It's a great night for bluegrass,? Jeremy said. He ...

MTV Video Music Awards could see a Nicki-Miley showdown - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesMTV Video Music Awards could see a Nicki-Miley showdownLos Angeles TimesThe MTV Video Music Awards are the only awards show out there where courting controversy and providing spectacle are just as ? if not more ? important than passing out trophies. Where else but the VMAs could Madonna tongue-kiss Britney Spears, ...Justin Bieber Shares Preview of 'What Do You Mean?' Music Video, Announces It ...BillboardMiley Cyrus Promises a 'Raw' MTV Video Music AwardsNew York TimesKanye West to be honored at MTV Video Music AwardsMyNewsLA.comTIME -Noise -The Guardianall 694 news articles »

Designing New Mobile Experiences For The Music-Loving Generation - TechCrunch

TechCrunchDesigning New Mobile Experiences For The Music-Loving GenerationTechCrunchAs music fans go mobile, music festivals are following suit. The kids in America are rocking out to T-Swift with a Natty Lite in one hand and a mobile phone open to native festival apps in the other. Schedules, venue maps, artists and vendors are all ...

Cerys Matthews: music for life drawing classes - The Guardian

The GuardianCerys Matthews: music for life drawing classesThe GuardianI would imagine you need some long-running and soothing music that doesn't demand too much attention. The groove master JJ Cale is a perfect place to start: line up his Rewind: Unreleased Recordings for a glorious 40 minutes of class songwriting and ...

Three Important Questions About Vine's New Music Offering - Re/code

Re/codeThree Important Questions About Vine's New Music OfferingRe/codeMusic is big on Vine, both for professional artists looking to promote their content and regular creators looking to use those songs as background music for their own videos. If you've spent more than two minutes on the app over the past two years, you ...Vine Launches New Music&Friendly FeaturesFast CompanyTwitter launches Music on Vine to help you discover and create musicVentureBeatVine faces the music with new audio editing and discovery toolsCNETTechCrunch -The Verge -Varietyall 99 news articles »