What's Happening in the World of Music

How Music Can Boost a High-Intensity Workout - New York Times (blog)

New York Times (blog)How Music Can Boost a High-Intensity WorkoutNew York Times (blog)An encouraging new study, however, suggests that listening to music makes strenuous workouts feel easier and may nudge people into pushing themselves harder than they had thought possible. Strenuous exercise, especially in the form of high-intensity ...How Music Really Affects Your WorkoutCosmopolitan (blog)Study: Music Can Boost High Intensity WorkoutMy Champlain Valley FOX44 & ABC22all 5 news articles »

Taylor Swift's '1989' Carries High Hopes but No Country Music - New York Times

New York TimesTaylor Swift's '1989' Carries High Hopes but No Country MusicNew York TimesOne of the few certainties in the music business these days is that if Taylor Swift puts out a new album, it will sell by the truckload. Her last two records, ?Red? and ?Speak Now,? each sold more than one million copies in its first week out, an ...Can Taylor Swift's '1989' Save Ailing Music Industry?RollingStone.comTaylor Swift summons the magical music of '1989'USA TODAY'Welcome to New York,' music reviewNew York Daily NewsLatin Postall 724 news articles »

Does Intelligence Level Reflect What Music You Listen To? Fascinating Chart ... - TheBlaze.com

Take 40Does Intelligence Level Reflect What Music You Listen To? Fascinating Chart ...TheBlaze.comA new (not so scientific) study discovered the many musical tastes based on SAT scores. Software application writer Virgil Griffith looked at the average test scores for students at certain schools and then used Facebook to determine what kinds of ...Jay Z, Beyonce, And Lil' Wayne Are All 'Music That Makes You Dumb'The Inquisitrall 21 news articles »

'How Like an Angel' Blends Music and Acrobats - New York Times

New York Times'How Like an Angel' Blends Music and AcrobatsNew York TimesAfter the singers set the mood with a glowing account of a Thomas Tallis piece, mysterious electronic music by the composer Lawrence English began, and Paul O'Keeffe, from Circa, appeared, looking a little punkish in dark jeans and a hoodie, until he ...

Annie Mac's top 10 electronic tracks - The Guardian

The GuardianAnnie Mac's top 10 electronic tracksThe GuardianFor almost a decade, Annie Mac has been chief flag-waver for UK dance music ? through her Radio 1 show, her mixtapes, and as a club DJ. With sets ranging from 90s house bangers to trance to UK garage, she is a champion of eclecticism. As her third ...

David Wessel, music professor and researcher, dies at 72 - SFGate

SFGateDavid Wessel, music professor and researcher, dies at 72SFGatePhoto: Lea Suzuki / Lea Suzuki / The Chronicle 2004 UC Berkeley Professor David Wessel, longtime director of the university's Center of New Music Audio Technology, was a practiced improvisatory performer who played alongside traditional ...

The Boston Music Scene: How The City Molds Its Music - CBS Local

The Boston Music Scene: How The City Molds Its MusicCBS Local?I think there's a strong folkloric music tradition, probably because of the Celtic and Irish roots of the city. There's a big, American roots music movement here that's even independent of the schools of music. So a lot of great bluegrass and new ...

Early Music conference strives to preserve tradition in the digital age - CU Columbia Spectator

CU Columbia SpectatorEarly Music conference strives to preserve tradition in the digital ageCU Columbia SpectatorIn a collision of old and new, the Early Music in the Digital Domain presentation will explore how technology can increase our understanding of early music, some of which was composed nearly a millennium ago. The conference, which will take place at 4 ...

This is the kind of music you should listen to at work - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukThis is the kind of music you should listen to at workTelegraph.co.uk?The take-home message is that music is a very powerful management tool if you want to increase not only the efficiency of your workforce but also their mental state, their emotional state - they're going to become more positive about the work,? said ...Study: Listening To Music Improves Accuracy At WorkAskMen (blog)What's the best music to listen to while working?Metroall 6 news articles »

Microsoft to Stop Free Xbox Music Streaming - IGN

PCWorldMicrosoft to Stop Free Xbox Music StreamingIGNWhen Microsoft launched the Xbox Music streaming service, the company offered three ways to listen to music, including a free ad-based service. But The Verge reports the free option will go the way of the dinosaur on December 1. After the first of ...More Beats than Spotify: Microsoft to kill free Xbox Music streamingPCWorldMicrosoft to kill its free Xbox Music streaming serviceCNETMicrosoft yields to Spotify, kills the free ad-supported Xbox Music PassVentureBeatPolygon -ValueWalk -Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windowsall 105 news articles »