Karen O performs at the iHeartRadio Theater Los Angeles. Tribune News Service
The striking musicians of the venerable Chicago Symphony Orchestra put on a free concert on Monday for fans, as an impasse with management that is being watched closely by the classical music world entered its third week.
The US South by Southwest Music Festival highlighted the industry’s up-and-comers, and here are some of them.
“Conversation don’t come easy,” Lucy Rose softly sings on the opening track of her new album. “But I’ve got a lot to say.” Guitar picking fills the space of the track “Conversation,” joined by subtle strings as Rose grapples with feelings toward a lover she longs for despite misgivings.
Abstract paintings depicting the female form by Pablo Picasso and Fernand Leger are expected to fetch tens of millions of dollars at auction when they go under the hammer next week, according to Christie's auction house.
Indian actress Priyanka Chopra was shaking a leg to a Bollywood number along with a new dancing partner.
“The Sentence Is Death” is Horowitz’s fast-paced, lively sequel to “The Word Is Murder.” In both mysteries, he mashes up fact and fiction, telling the story through a character based closely on himself.