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The Purest Halloween Music Ever Written - The Atlantic

The AtlanticThe Purest Halloween Music Ever WrittenThe AtlanticHalloween music has gone much the way of the holiday over the decades: accumulating camp and kitsch, confectionary fun, friendly monster-on-monster romping, and a sort of innocence that has made the season more about good times than chilling your ...and more »

TIDAL Sets The Bar High For Music Streaming - Forbes

ForbesTIDAL Sets The Bar High For Music StreamingForbesWhile Spotify may be the current king of the hill when it comes to interactive music streaming, and Apple Apple and Google Google threaten to enter the fray in a big way, a new kid on the block may have changed the game for everyone. This week the ...Streaming music startup Tidal bets you'll pay $20/month for better sound qualityVentureBeatall 37 news articles »

Ed Hardy talks Music Council's role and future - The Tennessean

The TennesseanEd Hardy talks Music Council's role and futureThe TennesseanHardy, who previously worked as president of the GAC TV network and more recently served as the interim CEO of the Country Music Association, said the Music Council will continue to focus on attracting businesses to Nashville. He talked with Tennessean ...

Voodoo Fest 2014: A complete music lineup and schedule for the three-day ... - The Times-Picayune - NOLA.com

The Times-Picayune - NOLA.comVoodoo Fest 2014: A complete music lineup and schedule for the three-day ...The Times-Picayune - NOLA.comBut let's focus here on the music, which includes headliners such as Outkast Friday, Arctic Monkeys on Saturday and Foo Fighters on Sunday. Doors to the festival grounds open at 10:30 a.m., and from there it will be a challenge to decide to see who and ...and more »

West Michigan music program receives $2 million federal grant to enhance ... - The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com

West Michigan music program receives $2 million federal grant to enhance ...The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.comParkview.jpg Mind Meets Music Master Teaching Artist Erin VanDellen instructs a student at Wyoming's Parkview Elementary. The local nonprofit was awarded a four-year, $2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to enhance teaching and ...

Mary Black shoves aside Irish cliches with wrenching, beautiful show at Music ... - The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com

The Plain Dealer - cleveland.comMary Black shoves aside Irish cliches with wrenching, beautiful show at Music ...The Plain Dealer - cleveland.comCLEVELAND, Ohio ? Look, "Danny Boy'' and "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling'' are great songs, but as Mary Black proved Thursday night at the Music Box Supper Club, they are not the end-all, be-all of Irish songs. Those tunes are fine for St. Patrick's Day ...

Young Fathers likely to be touched by unreliable magic of Mercury prize - The Guardian

Mirror.co.ukYoung Fathers likely to be touched by unreliable magic of Mercury prizeThe GuardianGennaro Castaldo, a spokesman for music industry trade body the BPI, said that, year on year, the high-profile prize ? worth 20,000 ? continued to have a galvanising effect on the winner's album sales. He said: ?A Mercury prize win can give a major ...Mercury Music Prize 2014: Damon Albarn, FKA Twigs and other nominees for ...Mirror.co.ukFKA Twigs favourite to win Mercury Music Prize 2014 with LP1The IndependentRobert Pattinson's girlfriend FKA twigs arrives at the Mercury Prize ceremonyDaily Mailall 479 news articles »

Friday music picks: De La Soul, Afghan Whigs - austin360 (blog)

Friday music picks: De La Soul, Afghan Whigsaustin360 (blog)De La Soul at Fan Fest in Republic Square Park. In 1989, a trio of Long Island kids dropped ?3 Feet High and Rising? an instant hip-hop classic that ushered in the ?Daisy Age,? a new era of eclectic, conscious rap. Two years later they stomped down the ...

WMU Saturday Music Lab offers free music lessons for children in grades K-6 - Mlive Kalamazoo

Mlive KalamazooWMU Saturday Music Lab offers free music lessons for children in grades K-6Mlive KalamazooThe Saturday Music Lab is a free series of three, two-hour classes in which young children, in K-6th grade, can work with area music teachers and WMU music education students. This semester's classes will run Nov. 1, 15 and 22. Families can sign up for ...

Burger Records invites fans to feel the music at Brighton - Boston Globe

Burger Records invites fans to feel the music at BrightonBoston GlobeThe California outfit Burger Records puts into practice the idea of making music both tangible and public, instead of abstract and experienced alone, a la the typical solo Spotify session. ?To be able to touch rock 'n' roll, it's like religion or ...