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Podcasts always had instrumental music — now some have singing, too
Music has always helped bring podcast stories to life in the background, but now, it’s a major part of some shows. Songs debut exclusively on podcasts and then become available to stream elsewhere.
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge It ain’t over ‘til the podcaster sings In the podcast series Forever Is a Long Time, listeners hear a man gently ask his relatives about the details of … [+6778 chars]
Aria Bracci
2021-11-09 13:45:00




Is the music industry’s future on the blockchain?
Royal hopes to upend the traditional relationship between music labels and artists. Casey Newton speaks to Royal’s Justin Blau and Paradigm’s Fred Ehrsam about how they sell royalties directly to fans, and what might come next.
Royals Justin Blau and Paradigms Fred Ehrsam on how selling royalties directly to fans could upend record labels If you buy something from a Verge link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethi… [+15094 chars]
Casey Newton
2021-11-24 19:45:56




Cowboy Bebop's Musicians Jam Out in a New Behind-the-Scenes Video
If Yoko Kanno didn’t return to write the music for Netflix’s new live-action adaptation of Cowboy Bebop, there really wouldn’t have been a reason to do it. Her jazz-infused score practically defines Cowboy Bebop as much as Spike, Faye, Jet Black, and Ein comb…
If Yoko Kanno didnt return to write the music for Netflixs new live-action adaptation of Cowboy Bebop, there really wouldnt have been a reason to do it. Her jazz-infused score practically defines Cow… [+1546 chars]
Germain Lussier
2021-11-16 00:00:00




Astroworld Victims: Who They Were
The music festival at Astroworld in Houston left eight people dead. Here is what is known about them so far.
Rudy Peña was identified by a cousin, Kimberly Escamilla, as being one of the victims. Rip to my cousin, she wrote in a Facebook post, you will be missed. She described him as always smiling and so n… [+948 chars]
Giulia Heyward
2021-11-07 18:45:19




5 Minutes That Will Make You Love the Organ
Listen to the biggest, loudest, most extravagant (yet incredibly subtle) instrument of them all.
In the past weve chosen the five minutes or so we would play to make our friends fall in love with classical music, piano, opera, cello, Mozart, 21st-century composers, violin, Baroque music, soprano… [+937 chars]

2021-12-03 10:00:28




It Is Once Again Time For Spotify Wrapped
It’s December 1st, and you know what that means: Spotify Wrapped is here to deliver its annual year-in-music-review, and the deluge of social media shares from friends being roasted by the app for their listening proclivities is nigh. Read more...
Its December 1st, and you know what that means: Spotify Wrapped is here to deliver its annual year-in-music-review, and the deluge of social media shares from friends being roasted by the app for the… [+2095 chars]
Brianna Provenzano
2021-12-01 16:55:00




Slide Hampton, Celebrated Trombonist, Composer and Arranger, Dies at 89
He began playing professionally as a child, worked with some of jazz’s biggest names in the late 1950s, and remained a leading figure in the music for the next 60 years.
They never lacked for gigs, but they did lack a trombone player, a deficit the elder Mr. Hampton remedied by handing the instrument to his youngest son when he was 12 and teaching him to play it. He … [+1396 chars]
Clay Risen
2021-11-24 21:56:45




18 Analog Gifts For People Who Need a Digital Detox
Remember when your hobbies didn't come with a screen and constant notifications? We rounded up all the best gifts to use IRL.
We wouldn't be where we are today without the internet, little glass screens, and a lot of computer chips. That so much creation is locked inside tiny devices the size of a Fruit Roll-Up is a magical… [+678 chars]
Matt Jancer
2021-11-17 12:00:00




Tidal Is Finally Doing the Spotify Thing With a Free Subscription Tier
Tidal, the premium streaming music service geared toward audio enthusiasts with artist backers like Jay-Z, is making some significant changes to its subscription plans to bring in more listeners.Read more...
Tidal, the premium streaming music service geared toward audio enthusiasts with artist backers like Jay-Z, is making some significant changes to its subscription plans to bring in more listeners. Ti… [+2681 chars]
Florence Ion
2021-11-17 19:51:00




Terence Wilson, Key Part of Reggae Band UB40, Dies at 64
As Astro with a popular racially diverse British group, he added rap vocals to hits like “Red Red Wine.”
Much of the groups popularity rested on covers among its other biggest hits was its version of a song made famous by Elvis Presley, Cant Help Falling in Love, released in 1993. But the band also reco… [+1312 chars]
Neil Genzlinger
2021-11-16 06:05:31




How to Host Watch Parties and Share Music Using FaceTime's New Feature
Apple hyped a new FaceTime feature called SharePlay earlier this year, but then then notable excluded it from the official launches of iOS 15, iPadOS 15 and macOS Monterey. But now SharePlay has appeared in the latest updates to Apple’s software—in iOS 15.1 a…
Apple hyped a new FaceTime feature called SharePlay earlier this year, but then then notable excluded it from the official launches of iOS 15, iPadOS 15 and macOS Monterey. But now SharePlay has appe… [+4160 chars]
David Nield
2021-11-17 14:30:00




Artist and stutterer JJJJJerome Ellis: ‘So much pain comes from not feeling fully human’
The New Yorker has released an astonishing, must-listen project: The Clearing, a poetic musical rumination on how ‘disfluent’ speech can articulate a new way of livingPlease don’t finish JJJJJerome Ellis’s sentences. The New York composer, producer, multi-ins…
Please dont finish JJJJJerome Elliss sentences. The New York composer, producer, multi-instrumentalist and writer, who has a stutter hence the repetition of Js in his name asks for patience from whoe… [+5502 chars]
Kadish Morris
2021-11-10 11:55:42




Yoko Kanno composed the eclectic score for 'Cowboy Bebop'
Yoko Kanno has become one of Japan’s foremost composers since she created the eclectic score for the anime series “Cowboy Bebop.” She returned for Netflix’s live-action version.
Since the recording started in April, it was a really tight time frame. Wed have to finish the score for one episode in two weeks. It was a really hard sprint, so I didnt have the luxury to take time… [+1881 chars]
Leigh-Ann Jackson
2021-11-17 21:04:57




‘They’re enjoying themselves a bit too much!’: the steel band leader getting Stockport dancing
Janice Turley has led the band of visually impaired players for 10 years – for free. The Guardian Angel helps her repair a beloved childhood toyWhen Janice Turley was 39, she was focused on her career as a teacher – perhaps a little too focused. She’d retrain…
When Janice Turley was 39, she was focused on her career as a teacher perhaps a little too focused. Shed retrained after bringing up her children and was in her second year as a primary school teache… [+5211 chars]
Sirin Kale
2021-11-27 11:00:02




Nigerian celebrities Simi and Chigul expose sexism in music and Nollywood
Singer Simi and Nollywood's Chigul tell the BBC about the cultural hurdles female stars face.
By Cecilia MacaulayBBC News Image source, Macanthony Studios Image caption, Simi's new song Woman centres on the pressures Nigerian women face in their daily lives Nigerian celebrities have recent… [+5854 chars]
https://www.facebook.com/bbcnews
2021-11-28 00:20:14




One Composer, Four Players, ‘Seven Pillars’
Andy Akiho’s 11-part, 80-minute new work for percussion quartet is a lush, brooding celebration of noise.
It wasnt so many years before his Rome Prize that Akiho didnt think of himself as a composer at all. He grew up in Columbia, S.C.; his white Southern mother met his father, a Japanese hibachi chef, w… [+1633 chars]
Zachary Woolfe
2021-12-02 11:12:12




Crossword roundup: exactly how much is a smidgen?
We find usefully vague terms unhelpfully defined in our pick of the best of the broadsheets’ cryptic cluesIn the sample clues below, the links take you to explainers from our beginners series. The setter’s name often links to an interview with him or her, in …
In the sample clues below, the links take you to explainers from our beginners series. The setters name often links to an interview with him or her, in case you feel like getting to know these people… [+4850 chars]
Alan Connor
2021-11-29 14:42:36




Jon Hopkins: Music for Psychedelic Therapy review – post-lockdown balm
(Domino)This pretty, soothing and occasionally transformative trip was inspired by time spent in an Ecuadorean cavePlenty of outlier genres seek to take the listener elsewhere – through drumming, chanting, the devotional music of the east and south, drones, o…
Plenty of outlier genres seek to take the listener elsewhere through drumming, chanting, the devotional music of the east and south, drones, oscillations or electronics. Sometimes this altered state … [+1019 chars]
Kitty Empire
2021-11-14 09:00:29




‘My karaoke go-to? Always on My Mind by Willie Nelson’: Craig Charles’s honest playlist
The Red Dwarf star and BBC Radio 6 Music presenter gets nostalgic about the Bay City Rollers – and recommends music to get a party startedOne of my most vivid first memories is my mum and dad dancing around the kitchen to I’ve Got a Woman by Ray Charles, whic…
The first song I remember hearing One of my most vivid first memories is my mum and dad dancing around the kitchen to Ive Got a Woman by Ray Charles, which cemented my love of golden-era Black Ameri… [+2113 chars]
Rich Pelley
2021-11-08 07:00:24




Mickey Guyton on Her Grammy Nominations: ‘I Was Right’
Last Grammys, the singer became the first Black woman to be nominated for a solo country performance award. This time, she’s back with three more chances to win.
Is that something you, your team and your label are still pushing for a breakthrough there? No. It would be beautiful. I would absolutely accept if they did choose to want to support me. But Im not … [+1797 chars]
Joe Coscarelli
2021-11-24 16:21:50
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