Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Music

Migos – Beatles comparisons, viral sensations, and a number one single in the US

Migos - Beatles comparisons, viral sensations, and a number one single in the US - here's the lowdown on the three Migos “I think they’re the Beatles of this generation and I don’t think that they get...

Fred Armisen is going on tour

Portlandia star, former Trenchmouth drummer, and late-night TV bandleader Fred Armisen is taking his fake bands out on the road. The Documentary Now! co-creator—whose fictitious musical credentials include Crisis Of Conformity, The Blue Jean...

Performa Biennial Will Show Mysterious Art By Julia Mehretu’s In An Empty Church

The church was vaulted and grand and in no way recognizable as having been abandoned except for an awareness among everyone there—for a marquee event as part of the Performa biennial in New York—that it had...

Kanye West’s airborne concert tour gets a second wind

Kanye West has added a new, 23-stop leg to his ongoing Saint Pablo Tour, a high-flying spectacle that’s seen the rapper forgo a more traditional stage in favor ofperforming from a floating platform that...

The 18 Best Electric Guitars for Rockers of All Levels

Is it going to be impossible to say what the absolute premier guitars are for every player, and any strummer under the sun? Hell yes. We’re still in an argument with the guy two...

Terrifying Instrument Designed to Play the Music of Nightmares

https://youtu.be/1lTYPvArbGo Movie composer Mark Korven wanted to craft the perfect sounds for horror movies, but the instruments he needed didn’t exist, and he was tired of using the same digital samples. To produce the original...

Les Vêpres Siciliennes review – an electrifying night at the Opera

Royal Opera House, London Stefan Herheim’s take on Verdi is restless, lurid and saturated with the opulence of the 19th-century Parisian opera house to which the action is relocated. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=0KaOFqSVUpU There is – to risk sounding obtuse...

British Music Stars Break Overseas Sales Records

Sales of British music outside the UK surged 11% to a record £365m last year. The popularity of British music abroad has hit a record high as artists including Adele, David Bowie and Coldplay brought in...

Vatican’s Sistine Chapel Hosts First Live Online Concert

The Vatican's Sistine Chapel, an artistic Renaissance jewel, opened up to the digital age on Sunday with the first live concert streamed over the internet from the famous sacred space. It was a performance of...

Matthew Aucoin, Rod Gilfry and Walt Whitman in the wilds of Beverly Hills

In an adventurous foray out from their downtown home, LA Opera’s experimental Off Grand series “in concert” performance of Matthew Aucoin’s Crossing took over Bram Goldsmith Theater at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in...

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