1. Philip Glass' 80th Birthday at Tibet House Benefit Concert Was a Message to the American People

    March 17, 2017 5:17 PM EDT 0 0 2 Every year, Carnegie Hall hosts The Tibet House Benefit Concert featuring a flurry of iconic musicians, however this year felt different (and not just because it was Philip Glass ’ 80th birthday). But Glass’ celebratory event was more than just one ...

  2. Amsterdam Dance Event GM Richard Zijlma Talks Event Expansion & 2016 Must-Sees

    October 17, 2016 3:07 PM EDT 0 0 0 Since its 1996 inception, Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) has grown and evolved into one of the foremost dance music industry conferences and club festivals of the year. In 2016, ADE reaches even further into the future with programs and panels that gat ...

  3. Paul Simon on the 'Trial and Error' of Making New Album 'Stranger to Stranger,' Donald Trump and America's 'Addiction' to Anger

    June 23, 2016 12:33 PM EDT 0 0 0 Paul Simon has a bit of a cold, and he knows where he caught it: on a plane a couple of days back. "I stepped off that flight, and I said, 'Uh-oh.' " Simon is in the midst of a two-month-long tour in support of his 12th studio al ...

  4. Yo La Tengo & Lambchop Team Up at Big Ears Fest Day 2

    April 04, 2016 2:34 PM EDT 0 0 0 The name of the game for day two of Knoxville's Big Ears festival was teamwork, as fest-goers on Friday witnessed not just well-oiled communications machines -- like that of jazz composer Anthony Braxton, whose colleagues directed each other wi ...

  5. Iggy Pop Performs David Bowie's 'Jean Genie,' 'Tonight' at Tibet Benefit Gig: Watch

    February 23, 2016 3:59 AM EST 5.866 k 0 42 Iggy Pop has covered two works of his late, legendary friend David Bowie for a fundraising gig at New York’s Carnegie Hall. Pop performed "The Jean Genie" with members of the Patti Smith Group and "Tonight" (a song co-writ ...

  6. 5 Crazy 'SNL' Musical Guest Moments That You Might Not Remember

    October 03, 2015 11:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 Saturday Night Live enters its 41st season today (Oct. 3) with Miley Cyrus as host and musical guest. For episodes two and three, Cyrus is followed up by another two bona fide pop stars, the Weeknd and Demi Lovato .  Miley Cyrus Wants to Get Naked i ...

  7. Nonesuch Records President Bob Hurwitz Announces Gradual Departure

    September 29, 2015 7:00 PM EDT Bob Hurwitz , head of Nonesuch Records for the past 31 years (the label passed the half-century mark in 2014), has announced a long-lead exit from the label that will take place through next year, and conclude with Hurwitz becoming chairman emeri ...

  8. Patti Smith, Flaming Lips and Miley Cyrus Shine at Tibet House Benefit Concert

    March 06, 2015 2:22 PM EST It was a quarter of a century ago that the Tibet House Benefit Concert was first held, designed to raise awareness and funds for a charity which supports the preservation of Tibetan culture. Today, it's an event that regularly draws VIPs of ...

  9. Marvel's Editor-in-Chief Talks Pete Rock and Run The Jewels, 'Preacher' and 'Ant-Man'

    January 29, 2015 2:14 PM EST Earlier this month, around the same time that Run The Jewels were preparing for an appearance on Conan , Axel Alonso , the Editor-in-Chief of Marvel Comics, was making public a variant cover of two books -- the soon-to-be-relaunched Howard The Duc ...

  10. Toronto Film Fest Gets in Tune with Adam Levine, Andre 3000, Alice Cooper's Cooky Manager and More

    July 24, 2013 12:18 PM EDT Adam Levine's first major film, biopics on both Jimi Hendrix and British singer Paul Potts as well as a documentary on Alice Cooper's outlandish manager will all make their premieres during the Toronto International Film Festival in Se ...

  11. Red Bull Music Academy's Adam Shore: The Man Who Helped Bring Giorgio Moroder, Brian Eno and 234 Other Musicians to NYC

    May 29, 2013 1:46 PM EDT Adam Shore is absurdly busy. The independent music promoter and manager is in the midst of coordinating 38 events in 26 days with some 236 performing artists for this month's Red Bull Music Academy . Phalanxes of promoters, producers, manag ...

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  13. Ravi Shankar to Receive Lifetime Achievement Grammy

    December 12, 2012 10:45 AM EST 0 0 0 Carole King, The Temptations, Patti Page and Lightnin' Hopkins Among Honorees On the morning after his death, the Recording Academy announced that Ravi Shankar and six others -- Glenn Gould, Charlie Haden, Lightnin' Hopkins, Carole King, P ...

  14. Ravi Shankar, Carole King, Temptations, Patti Page, More to Receive Lifetime Achievement Grammys

    December 12, 2012 8:26 AM EST On the morning after his death, the Recording Academy announced that Ravi Shankar and six others -- Glenn Gould, Charlie Haden, Lightnin' Hopkins, Carole King, Patti Page and the Temptations -- will receive Lifetime Achievement Awards. In a s ...

  15. Ravi Shankar - Idol of George Harrison, Estranged Father of Norah Jones - Dead at 92

    December 11, 2012 11:43 PM EST Ravi Shankar, the sitar virtuoso who became a hippie musical icon of the 1960s after hobnobbing with the Beatles and who introduced traditional Indian ragas to Western audiences over an eight-decade career, has died. He was 92. The prime minister& ...

  16. NYC's Kitchen Hosting Benefit Art Auction To Rebuild Venue Damaged by Hurricane Sandy

    November 20, 2012 11:07 AM EST The Kitchen, a non-profit, experimental performance space in New York City, is hosting an art auction this Monday, Nov. 26, to raise funds to help rebuild the space which was severely damaged by Hurricane Sandy. The historic venue is located on We ...

  17. ATP's 'I'll Be Your Mirror' 2012 Relocating To NYC From Asbury Park, NJ

    July 13, 2012 12:23 PM EDT ATP Concerts today announced that its Sept. 2012 'I'll Be Your Mirror' festival co-curated by Afghan Whigs' Greg Dulli originally slated for Asbury Park, New Jersey is relocating the event to Pier 36 in Manhattan. A post on the ...

  18. Fashion Week: Marc Jacobs Seduces, Leona Lewis Performs & Yoko Ono Does Her Thing

    September 16, 2011 12:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 The week of fashion, sparkle and diets of champagne and coffee has come to a close. As temperatures plummeted yesterday, the spring fashionistas fled the big, cold city in hopes of a warmer location for the upcoming fashion weeks. Some of the most a ...

  19. The Roots Draft Nas, Wiz Khalifa for Fourth Philly Picnic

    February 28, 2011 10:11 PM EST 0 0 0 The Roots have drafted Nas , Wiz Khalifa and recent best new artist Grammy winner Esperanza Spalding for their fourth annual Roots Picnic concert, at hometown venue Festival Pier in Philadelphia, Pa. Also on the bill for the June 4 event are recentl ...

  20. Win a George Harrison/Ravi Shankar Box Set

    October 20, 2010 3:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 "Collaborations," a limited edition box set of sitar master Ravi Shankar's work with George Harrison, was released yesterday (Oct. 19) on Dark Horse Records. The set features the rare concert performance "Ravi Shankar's Musi ...

  21. Stars Rock Out For Tibet At Carnegie Hall

    March 01, 2010 9:06 AM EST 0 0 0 Patti Smith , Iggy Pop , Regina Spektor and many others contributed to a potent sonic cocktail that rocked Carnegie Hall at the 20th Annual Benefit Concert for Tibet House U.S., a non-profit organization charged with preserving Tibetan culture. An a ...

  22. Thom Yorke Writes Songs For Free Tibet Film

    January 06, 2010 7:33 AM EST 0 0 0 Thom Yorke , Damien Rice and Philip Glass have composed songs for a documentary film about Tibet. The Radiohead frontman has written three songs for "When The Dragon Swallowed the Sun," a film about the Free Tibet movement's ongoing s ...

  23. Thom Yorke Writes Songs For Free Tibet Film

    January 06, 2010 12:00 AM EST Thom Yorke, Damien Rice and Philip Glass have composed songs for a documentary film about Tibet. The Radiohead frontman has written three songs for "When The Dragon Swallowed the Sun," a film about the Free Tibet movement's ongoing ...

  24. 'Anvil!' Wins IDA Documentary Award

    December 07, 2009 1:28 PM EST 0 0 0 Sacha Gervasi's "Anvil! The Story of Anvil " won the feature documentary award at the International Documentary Assn.'s 2009 IDA Documentary Awards, held Friday night at the DGA Theater in Los Angeles. The doc, which follows the ...

  25. 'In C' Turns 45 With Reissue, Performance

    February 05, 2009 4:51 PM EST 0 0 0 Terry Riley's landmark minimalist composition "In C" will be reissued March 24 on Sony Classical in celebration of its 45th anniversary. In addition, the piece will be performed April 24 at New York's Carnegie Hall by Riley and s ...

  26. The National Writing For New Album

    December 16, 2008 10:59 AM EST 0 0 0 The National is "pretty far into the process of writing" its next album, which the band will record starting in April in group member Aaron Dessner's new home studio in Brooklyn's Ditmas Park neighborhood. The new album will be t ...

  27. New York Venue City Winery Preps For Opening

    November 20, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 City Winery, a new New York venue being launched by Knitting Factory founder Michael Dorf, will open on New Year's Eve with a concert by Joan Osborne. City Winery, a new New York venue being launched by Knitting Factory founder Michael Dorf, wi ...

  28. This Day in Music

    May 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Blues singer Arnold "Gatemouth" Moore dies in Yazoo City, Miss., after a long illness. He is 90. Born in Topeka, Kan., Moore grew up in Memphis. He worked with various Kansas City jazz bands, a 2004 - Blues singer Arnold "Gatem ...

  29. This Day in Music

    April 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - International pop music stars Shakira, Alejandro Sanz and Juanes are the top winners at the Billboard Latin Music Awards. Shakira leads the night with five trophies, including wins for Latin po 2006 - International pop music stars Shakira, Al ...

  30. Simon's 'American Tunes' On Display In Brooklyn

    April 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Songs from every era of Paul Simon's long career were highlighted last night (April 24) at the Brooklyn Academy of Music ... Songs from every era of Paul Simon's long career were highlighted last night (April 24) at the Brooklyn Academy of ...

  31. Davies, Sufjan Star At Tibet House Benefit

    February 14, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Ray Davies, Sufjan Stevens and Band Of Horses stole the show at the 2008 Tibet House benefit concert, held last night (Feb. 13) at New York's Carnegie Hall. Ray Davies, Sufjan Stevens and Band Of Horses stole the show at the 2008 Tibet House be ...

  32. Billboard Bits: Tibet House, Gigantour, Thomas/Take 6

    January 16, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The lineup has begun taking shape for the 2008 Tibet House benefit concert, to be held Feb. 13 at New York's Carnegie Hall. The lineup has begun taking shape for the 2008 Tibet House benefit concert, to be held Feb. 13 at New York's Carneg ...

  33. Philip Glass Documentary Heading To Theaters

    January 11, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Philip Glass' modern classical scores have been featured in many films, but now the artist himself will hit the big screen. Philip Glass' modern classical scores have been featured in many films, but now the artist himself will hit the big ...

  34. Music On TV: June 25 - July 1

    June 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on TV listings for June 25 - July 1, 2007. MONDAY, June 25 "106 & Park," BET Featured Artist(s): Unk, Mims, Don Cheadle. "Extra Sauce," FUSE Featured Artist(s): Kelly Clarkson. "The Late Show With David Letterman,& ...

  35. Waits, Glass Featured On 'Healing' CD/DVD

    May 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tom Waits, Philip Glass and Anoushka Shankar are featured on the upcoming CD/DVD release "Healing the Divide: A Concert for Peace and Reconciliation." Tom Waits, Philip Glass and Anoushka Shankar are featured on the upcoming CD/DVD release ...

  36. This Day in Music

    May 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Blues singer Arnold "Gatemouth" Moore dies in Yazoo City, Miss., after a long illness. He is 90. Born in Topeka, Kan., Moore grew up in Memphis. He worked with various Kansas City jazz bands, a 2004 - Blues singer Arnold "Gatem ...

  37. Pink Floyd Members Appear At Barrett Tribute

    May 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The surviving members of Pink Floyd took part in a tribute concert last night (May 10) to pay respects to their former frontman, Roger "Syd" Barrett. Guitarist David Gilmour, bassist Roger Waters, dru The surviving members of Pink Floyd to ...

  38. 18OnTV

    April 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for April 30 - May 6, 2007. MONDAY, APRIL 30 "Stereophonics: Language. Sex. Violence. Other?," STARZ! Cinema Featured Artist(s): Stereophonics. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured Artist(s ...

  39. This Day in Music

    April 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - International pop music stars Shakira, Alejandro Sanz and Juanes are the top winners at the Billboard Latin Music Awards. Shakira leads the night with five trophies, including wins for Latin po 2006 - International pop music stars Shakira, Al ...

  40. Paul Simon To Receive First Gershwin Prize

    April 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Paul Simon has been chosen to receive the inaugural Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. The honor will be presented May 23 during an event at the Warner Theatre in Washington, D.C., a Paul Simon has been chosen to receive the inaugu ...

  41. $19 Million Awarded To Music Programs From 'Payola' Fund

    December 19, 2006 12:00 AM EST Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors today (Dec. 19) revealed 218 recipients of the second cycle of grants from the New York State Music Fund , the fund created from the settlements with major record companies investigated for violating "payola& ...

  42. Air Inspired By Classical Music On New Album

    December 15, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Air indulges in the non-rock influence of Philip Glass' "Einstein on the Beach" and "The Photographer" on its upcoming album, "Pocket Symphony." Air indulges in the non-rock influence of Philip Glass' "Ei ...

  43. The Roots, Patti Smith Highlight Dylan Tribute

    November 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Twenty-two artists, many of them celebrated in their own right, paid tribute to the acclaimed music of Bob Dylan last night (Nov. 9) at New York's Avery Fisher Hall. Twenty-two artists, many of them celebrated in their own right, paid tribute t ...

  44. Top Acts Salute Harry Smith On Four-Disc Set

    August 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The life and work of musicologist Harry Smith will be saluted by acts such as Elvis Costello, Beck, Wilco and Lou Reed on the four-disc boxed set "The Harry Smith Project: Anthology of American Folk M The life and work of musicologist Harry Smi ...

  45. Dylan Sets Album Track List, Inspires NYC Tribute

    July 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bob Dylan has finalized the track list for his new album, "Modern Times," due Aug. 29 via Columbia. Four of the 10 cuts push the six-minute mark, including the nearly eight-minute "Spirit on the Water Bob Dylan has finalized the track ...

  46. This Day in Music

    May 15, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2003 - </b>June Carter Cash dies at Nashville's Baptist Hospital of complications following heart surgery she underwent the previous week. She is 73.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2004 - Blue ...

  47. This Day in Music

    April 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Carlos Rivolta, the Argentine-born bassist of Spanish band Dusminguet, is electrocuted during a concert in Guadalajara, Mexico.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2005 - Composer John Debney ...

  48. Vintage Reich Performance Rescued From 'Kitchen'

    May 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A series of 1977 performances by composer Steve Reich will finally see the light of day this summer via a new archival series, "From the Kitchen." A series of 1977 performances by composer Steve Reich will finally see the light of day this ...

  49. This Day in Music

    May 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2004 - </b>Blues singer Arnold "Gatemouth" Moore dies in Yazoo City, Miss., after a long illness. He is 90. Born in Topeka, Kan., Moore grew up in Memphis. He worked with various Kansas City jazz b 2004 - Blues singer Arnold ...

  50. This Day in Music

    April 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2004 - </b>Radiohead is forced to cancel its show in Melbourne after lead singer Thom Yorke develops severe problems with his voice. A local specialist diagnoses Yorke with hoarseness of voice, a s 2004 - Radiohead is forced to cancel ...

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