Monday, June 29, 2015
Kanye West gave a defiant performance at Glastonbury on Saturday night, challenging critics who said he was unsuitable for the event by declaring himself the "greatest living rock star."
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Sunday, June 28, 2015
Glastonbury may be best known for its music, but many of the 175,000 people gathered at Worthy Farm come for the spiritual, political and family events that this year include Pussy Riot and the Dalai Lama among the performers.
Sturgill Simpson, the country singer who brings philosophical rumination to his twang, has proved his crossover appeal with wins at the independent music industry's awards.
Saturday, June 27, 2015
Blue Note, one of the world's best-known jazz clubs, announced an expansion Thursday to China as it banks on a growing appetite for live performances among moneyed consumers.
When Paul van Dyk tapped DJs from around the world for his latest album, he called it "The Politics of Dancing 3" to show the unifying power of dance music.
Friday, June 26, 2015
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Playing to a captive audience is all in a night's work for Japan's jailhouse rockers.
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Gunther Schuller, a horn player, educator and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer who was the leading proponent of the Third Stream movement fusing jazz and classical music, died Sunday at age 89.
Monday, June 22, 2015
Glastonbury, one of the world's biggest music festivals, gets under way Wednesday facing angry criticism from some fans after rapper Kanye West was booked for the prime Saturday night headline slot.
Paul McCartney dedicated a Beatles ballad to the victims of the Charleston church massacre as he voiced hope for peace among races.