B.B. King

Funeral for B.B. King Held in Mississippi Delta Hometown

Hundreds of people filled a church in the Mississippi Delta for the funeral Saturday of B.B. King, who rose from sharecropper in the area's flat cotton fields to worldwide fame as a blues singer and guitarist who influenced generations of entertainers.
Steve Albini

Steve Albini: Copyright Has Expired

Steve Albini celebrated the Internet, announced the death of copyright, and voiced his ongoing disdain for the music business during a talk at the Primavera Pro conference in Barcelona.
Donnie Trumpet & the Social Experiment - Sunday Candy "Short Film"

Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment Aim To Melt Your Cynicism On 'Surf'

The origins of 'Surf,' Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment's new release, are hard to explain. A lot of the attention it's received stems from the involvement of Chance the Rapper, a virtuosic MC from Chicago, but this isn't his project -- it's more an ambitious soul album than a rap record. But because Surf tries to execute a tough balancing act, the backstory is especially important.