Saturday, December 22, 2012
Rock 'n' roll will never die — but it's a hazardous occupation.
PSY's “Gangnam Style” video was galloping toward the 1-billion-view mark on YouTube Friday, a fresh milestone in the enduring global craze for the South Korean rapper and his horse-riding dance.
While there still remain questions about the future of singer-songwriter duo The Civil Wars, there's new music on the way.
Saturday, December 15, 2012
British singer Adele notched another accolade on Thursday as iTunes announced that her Grammy-winning album “21” was the top-selling record of 2012 in its U.S. store, extending the disc's successful run almost two years after it was released.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
The Salzburg Festival, one of the world's top classical music events, was in disarray Monday after the conductor of one of the centerpiece performances for the next three years withdrew in a huff.
Monday, December 10, 2012
t sure didn't feel like a farewell.
Sunday, December 9, 2012
German icon Richard Wagner won over La Scala's ardent Verdi followers during the gala season premiere on Friday with a production of “Lohengrin” that packed surprises — including the last-minute arrival of German soprano Annette Dasch in the role of Elsa after two singers fell ill with the flu.
Friday, December 7, 2012
The Grammy Awards celebrated the diversity of music as six different artists tied for lead nominee — Kanye West, Jay-Z, Frank Ocean, Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys, Mumford & Sons and fun.
Sunday, December 2, 2012
South Korean pop sensation Psy was the big winner at the Mnet Asian Music Awards in Hong Kong Friday, with thousands of fans a screaming testament to the spread of K-pop and “Gangnam Style.”