What's Happening in the World of Music

Are country music award shows obsessed with Miranda Lambert? Look at the ... - Washington Post (blog)

E! OnlineAre country music award shows obsessed with Miranda Lambert? Look at the ...Washington Post (blog)At this year's Academy of Country Music Awards (ACMs), airing Sunday night on CBS, Lambert naturally leads the field with eight nominations, including entertainer of the year. It got us thinking ? are country award shows actually obsessed with Miranda ...2015 Academy of Country Music Awards: 5 Things to Know Before Tonight's Big ...E! OnlineACM Awards 2015: 5 Fast Facts You Need to KnowHeavy.comACMs 2015: Nine Secrets Behind the Texas-Sized ShowRollingStone.comDallas Morning News -Radio.com Music and Entertainment Newsall 482 news articles »

Damon Albarn laments pop music's 'selfie generation' - The Guardian

The GuardianDamon Albarn laments pop music's 'selfie generation'The GuardianPop music no longer challenges the establishment or discusses politics because performers are part of the ?selfie generation?, Blur frontman Damon Albarn has said. The singer, 47, decried the narcissism in modern music during an interview with the ...Damon Albarn disillusioned by 'selfie generation' of modern music: 'Young ...The Independentall 43 news articles »

Jennifer Lopez to perform Selena tribute at Billboard Latin Music Awards ... - New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsJennifer Lopez to perform Selena tribute at Billboard Latin Music Awards ...New York Daily NewsJennifer Lopez will channel Selena Quintanilla once more. The 45-year-old singer-actress, who starred as the late "Queen of Tejano" in the 1997 biopic, will pay homage to her again in a musical tribute at the Billboard Latin Music Awards, airing live ...Jennifer Lopez Will Pay Tribute to Selena at Latin Music AwardsTIMEJennifer Lopez Will Pay Tribute to Selena Quintanilla at Billboard Latin Music ...E! OnlineJennifer Lopez to pay tribute to Selena at the Billboard Latin Music AwardsUPI.comMusic Timesall 69 news articles »

How Music Shields a Childs Psyche in a Time of War - Daily Beast

Daily BeastHow Music Shields a Childs Psyche in a Time of WarDaily BeastYet in studies on music and trauma from other conflict zones, including Bosnia, South Africa, and Northern Ireland, researchers found that music reduced the recurrence of traumatic memories, raised the threshold for anxiety, and, perhaps more important ...

Sunday TV: Academy of Country Music Awards - USA TODAY

USA TODAYSunday TV: Academy of Country Music AwardsUSA TODAYAcademy of Country Music Awards. CBS, 8 ET/PT. If you have trouble keeping your country-music award shows straight, this is the one that, for the last few years, has been hosted by Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan. They're back on Sunday, in a most unusual ...

Mixed bag of music at Albany concert - Albany Times Union

Mixed bag of music at Albany concertAlbany Times UnionAlbany. Four early-instrument ensembles, playing music as varied as Native American and Chinese, are set to perform in a single concert at 3 p.m. April 26 at St. Paul's Episcopal Church on Hackett Boulevard. Billed by the Bleecker Consort as a "Battle ...

Is compression helping or hurting the sound of music? - CNET

Is compression helping or hurting the sound of music?CNETDynamic range compression (not lossy compression) is a handy scapegoat too often tagged to bad-sounding music, but heavily compressed music isn't a new trend: listen to Motown albums from the 1960s. The same goes for Led Zeppelin's classic work, and ...and more »

'Sound of Music' returns to screens - Orlando Sentinel

Orlando Sentinel'Sound of Music' returns to screensOrlando SentinelThe movie bolstered the careers of Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer and became the most financially successful film musical ever. Movie studios struggled to duplicate its success and delivered major misfires. Still, "The Sound of Music" remains ...The hills are alive with the sound of mucus, er, musicTallahassee.comThe ultimate collection of 'Sound of Music' triviaOmaha World-Herald?Sound of Music? is a classicObserver-ReporterGulf Times -Green Bay Press Gazetteall 20 news articles »

Blue Heron ensemble brings context, intensity to Early Music Now program - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Blue Heron ensemble brings context, intensity to Early Music Now programMilwaukee Journal SentinelThe Blue Heron vocal ensemble makes a great case study in what is right with early music today. Presented by Early Music Now, the 13-voice, Boston-based ensemble played to a packed house at St. Joseph Center Chapel Saturday, delivering a program ...and more »

In 'Song Of Lahore,' A Race To Revive Pakistani Classical Music - NPR (blog)

NPR (blog)In 'Song Of Lahore,' A Race To Revive Pakistani Classical MusicNPR (blog)In his home in Lahore, Pakistan, Saleem Khan holds up his late father's violin. There are no strings, the wood is scratched and the bridge is missing. "There was a time when people used to come to Lahore from all over the world to hear its musicians ...and more »