Saturday, May 4, 2013
Metal guitar legend Jeff Hanneman, 49, has died of liver failure, his band Slayer announced Thursday.
Saxophonist-composer Wayne Shorter is a triple winner in the 2013 Jazz Awards presented by the Jazz Journalists Association.
Monday, April 29, 2013
With a son on the way and a new album with more original songs than ever, Michael Buble is venturing into uncharted territory without letting go of his personal or artistic roots.
Sunday, April 28, 2013
It took Woody Guthrie's hometown of Okemah more than 30 years after his death to finally celebrate his life and work with an annual music festival, and signs of acknowledgment in other parts of Oklahoma have been rare.
Saturday, April 27, 2013
A 16th-century Amati violoncello displayed in the National Music Museum has long been nicknamed “The King,” but the ghost of a legendary rock 'n' roller has arrived in South Dakota to reclaim his regal moniker.
Reggaeton star Don Omar was the top winner of the Billboard Latin Music Awards, though the bigger star of the show might have been the one who wasn't there: The late Mexican-American singer Jenni Rivera.
If there's a theme to this year's New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, it may be living legends.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
U.S. folk musician Richie Havens, who opened the historic 1969 Woodstock musical festival and energized the crowd with his version of “Motherless Child/Freedom,” died of a heart attack on Monday at the age of 72, his talent agency said.
“Gangnam Style” star Psy's new music video has garnered 200 million views on YouTube in the nine days since its release and smashed the video-sharing site's record for single-day hits.
Sunday, April 21, 2013
If you pressed your ear to a bottle of Southern Comfort, Darius Rucker's voice is what you'd hear.