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To Express the Sound of a Country’s Soul, He Invented New Instruments
The Guatemalan composer, inventor and writer Joaquín Orellana’s creations are the subject of the Americas Society exhibition “The Spine of Music.”
The ingenuity of Orellanas inventions often hovers between playfulness and cruelty. The periomin is a kind of rocking coat rack that, when set in motion, makes wind chimes swing back and forth along … [+793 chars]
Corinna da Fonseca-Wollheim
2021-02-19 17:48:50




What Comes Before Beethoven’s ‘Ode to Joy’?
Manfred Honeck, a leading Beethoven conductor, guides us through the beginning of the end of the mighty Ninth Symphony.
Manfred Honeck is one of todays leading Beethoven conductors. As music director of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, he has created notably exciting recordings of the Third, Fifth and Seventh Sympho… [+5400 chars]
David Allen
2021-02-10 14:54:09




South African jazz singer Sibongile Khumalo dies after stroke - Reuters.com
South African opera and jazz singer, Sibongile Khumalo, a recipient of the country's second highest national order, died on Thursday, her family said a statement.
By Reuters Staff JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African opera and jazz singer, Sibongile Khumalo, a recipient of the countrys second highest national order, died on Thursday, her family said a state… [+563 chars]
Reuters Staff
2021-01-28 18:27:00




Daft Punk announce breakup in retirement video - CTV News
  1. Daft Punk announce breakup in retirement video  CTV News
  2. Electronic music pioneers Daft Punk break up after 28 years  Global News
  3. Daft Punk Call It Quits With Retirement Announcement  ETCanada.com
  4. Daft Punk split - Entert…
    SASKATOON -- Popular French electronic music duo Daft Punk have announced they are splitting up after more than 28 years performing, according to an apparent retirement video posted online entitled… [+1412 chars]

    2021-02-22 16:00:00




John Carpenter brings the darkness and H.E.R. delivers a soul manifesto: 5 new releases we love
There’s a lot of music out there. To help you cut through all the noise, every week The A.V. Club is rounding up A-Sides, five recent releases we think are worth your time. You can listen to these and more on our Spotify playlist, and if you like what you hea…
Theres a lot of music out there. To help you cut through all the noise, every week The A.V. Club is rounding up A-Sides, five recent releases we think are worth your time. You can listen to these and… [+5218 chars]
Alex McLevy, Shannon Miller, and Randall Colburn on Music, shared by Alex McLevy to The A.V. Club
2021-02-05 15:50:00




Amy Grant and the Crossover Album That Rocked Christian Music
Contrary to what has previously and erroneously published on this website, there is such a thing as a single best track on Amy Grant’s 1992 album Home for Christmas. The answer is “Breath of Heaven” and anyone who even tries to bring other tracks into the dis…
Contrary to what has previously and erroneously published on this website, there is such a thing as a single best track on Amy Grants 1992 album Home for Christmas. The answer is Breath of Heaven and… [+6323 chars]
Shannon Melero on Culture, shared by Shannon Melero to Jezebel
2021-02-26 16:20:00




35 best movies on Disney Plus - CNET
Looking for entertainment other than Marvel and Star Wars? Let's round up the best gems on Disney Plus.
2016 biopic Hidden Figures. Disney We all know Disney Plus has Star Wars, Marvel, Pixar and classic cartoon nourishment for you to hit up whenever you need a comforting night in. But aside from all… [+16478 chars]
Jennifer Bisset
2021-02-16 00:30:25




Here’s Where You Can Donate to Help Struggling Music Industry Workers
A comprehensive list of music industry-related charities aiding those affected by the coronavirus pandemic
It’s been nearly a year since Covid-19 essentially ceased touring – the financial backbone of most working musicians – in the United States and beyond. As a result, thousands of musicians and touring… [+17626 chars]
Claire Shaffer
2021-02-03 15:24:11




Gardens and Music
A Choral Feast At Christmas we went to a (socially distanced) concert in Hereford Cathedral. We are great fans of small choirs who sing Renaissance, Baroque and modern choral music: in this case it was Ex Cathedra. And part of the beauty of the experience is …
A Choral Feast At Christmas we went to a (socially distanced) concert in Hereford Cathedral. We are great fans of small choirs who sing Renaissance, Baroque and modern choral music: in this case it w… [+4531 chars]
Anne Wareham
2021-02-24 12:53:47




Peter Gabriel Re-Records “Biko,” His Anti-Apartheid Protest Song, with Musicians Around the World
Wisdom, humour, compassion, understanding, brilliancy of intellect, unselfishness, modesty, courage—he had all these attributes… The government quite clearly never understood the extent to which Steve Biko was a man of peace. He was militant in standing up fo…
Wisdom, humour, compassion, understanding, brilliancy of intellect, unselfishness, modesty, couragehe had all these attributes The government quite clearly never understood the extent to which Steve … [+4123 chars]
Josh Jones
2021-02-17 12:00:21




Bisk: Vacation Package
Read Philip Sherburne’s review of the album.
Bisk, aka Tokyos Naohiro Fujikawa, has been chrome-plating chaos for a quarter century, turning out records that are absurd and exhilarating in equal measure. A Bisk song rarely follows a straight li… [+4274 chars]
Philip Sherburne
2021-02-04 06:00:00




Weezer & Foo Fighters, Last Alt-Rockers Standing
These bands ain't what they used to be, but since when has that ever stopped them?
It began last Friday with OK Human, on which Cuomo attempts to spice up the Weezer formula by writing on piano, dispensing with digital technology, and applying full-fledged orchestral arrangements t… [+5539 chars]
Chris DeVille
2021-02-03 20:02:18




Midnight Sister: Painting the Roses
Read Madison Bloom’s review of the album.
Inside the velvet-lined world of Midnight Sister, Juliana Giraffe and Ari Balouzian party like its 1972. The Los Angeles nu-disco duo make lush, seductive glam rock informed by their respective field… [+4283 chars]
Madison Bloom
2021-01-29 06:00:00




History Meets the Present on the ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ Album
The songs inspired by Shaka King’s film about the 1969 police killing of the Illinois Black Panther Party chairman Fred Hampton mostly don’t appear in the movie, but they expand its story.
Some tracks directly address the films particulars. The album opens with an appearance by Fred Hampton Jr. in Cointelpro/Dec. 4: memorializing his father, reminding listers about Cointelpro (the F.B.… [+2083 chars]
Jon Pareles
2021-02-24 17:10:23




Deeply Intense Singing
Why Does Choral Music Sound So Good? "What makes the sound[of a choir], and in particular the sound of a professional group, so appealing? In this essay, I look at the science behind the notes to find out why choral music sounds so good. ...Professional choi…
MetaFilter is a weblog that anyone can contribute a link or a comment to. A typical weblog is one person posting their thoughts on the unique things they find on the web. This website exists to break… [+120 chars]
storybored
2021-02-12 19:06:55




17 New Songs Out Today
Listen to new songs by Green Day, Culture Shock, Mikey Erg, Toro y Moi, Batushka, Jay Gonzalez & Michael Cerveris, Gazelle Twin, and more... Continue reading…
So many artists, so little time. Each week we review a handful of new albums (of all genres), round up even more new music that we'd call "indie," and talk about what metal is coming out. We post mus… [+6087 chars]
BrooklynVegan Staff
2021-02-22 21:37:20




The 36 best movies to watch on Disney Plus - CNET
Searching for entertainment other than Marvel and Star Wars? Let's round up the best gems on Disney Plus.
Pixar's Soul. Disney We all know Disney Plus has Star Wars, Marvel, Pixar and classic cartoon nourishment for you to hit up whenever you need a comforting night in. But aside from all that, there a… [+17125 chars]
Jennifer Bisset
2021-02-17 01:55:02




35 of the best movies on Disney Plus - CNET
Looking for entertainment other than Marvel and Star Wars? Let's round up the best gems on Disney Plus.
2016 biopic Hidden Figures. Disney We all know Disney Plus has Star Wars, Marvel, Pixar and classic cartoon nourishment for you to hit up whenever you need a comforting night in. But aside from all… [+16478 chars]
Jennifer Bisset
2021-02-16 21:58:05




The Weeknd’s Super Bowl 2021 Halftime Show Dazzled And Overwhelmed
The show had its weird moments, but weird is better than the same old same old.
Can you believe the Weeknds gotten this far? When Abel Tesfaye released the massively influential House of Balloons nearly ten years ago, he was cloaked in anonymity and cool. Now hes amassed a catal… [+3218 chars]
Larry Fitzmaurice
2021-02-08 03:52:21




Research finds singing in some languages could spread more COVID
But professional choir directors stress that with the right precautions, group singing in any language can be done safely.
Tokyo — Ever since a chorale rehearsal in Washington state last March became a COVID-19 super-spreader event, sickening most of the singers and killing two, choir practice has been deemed high-risk, … [+4828 chars]
Lucy Craft
2021-01-28 11:11:22
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