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.
Egypt, a cultural powerhouse in the Arab world, now tunes into nostalgia for golden age of Arab music
The doughnut licking incident seems like a lifetime ago. Remember that?
Singer Ed Sheeran says he was bullied a lot in school for his hair. In an interview with DJ Nihal and rapper Dave, the "Shape of you" hitmaker spoke about racism.
Hozier is back with a second record nearly five years after the giant success of ‘Take Me to Church,’ and has much to say about the dancer from the song's viral music video.
Avril Lavigne has suffered from a few identity crises over the years. There was the literal one, of course — a semi-serious internet conspiracy insisting that she had died and been secretly replaced by a body double.
Karen O had to shout to be heard over her own voice. Seated in a lounge at George Lucas’ Skywalker Sound complex, the singer best known for fronting the Yeah Yeah Yeahs was discussing her collaboration with the producer Danger Mouse, which encompasses a surprising new album.