Monday, May 26, 2014
Taiwanese musicians have energized audiences in Singapore over the past three days with performances at the Music Matters festival.
Saturday, May 24, 2014
Grammy-winning jazz singer Dianne Reeves, who was bused to her Denver middle school years ago, says sharing songs and poetry across the racial divide helped ease tension during the difficult days of desegregation.
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
The King of Pop and a likely successor, Justin Timberlake, ruled the Billboard Music Awards — though Michael Jackson made a splash via hologram and Timberlake accepted his awards via video from overseas while on tour.
Sunday, May 18, 2014
A federal judge ruled Friday that the Billboard Music Awards can use a hologram of deceased pop icon Michael Jackson at this weekend's show, rejecting efforts from tech companies seeking to block the digital performance.
Saturday, May 17, 2014
Yahoo on Thursday launched an online magazine for film lovers.
Friday, May 16, 2014
Monday, May 12, 2014
Three bands from Taiwan captivated fans at Canadian Music Week in Toronto, winning them over with electronic music played on Chinese instruments and rock music mixed with Taiwanese tribal tunes.
Sodagreen, a well-known pop music band in Taiwan, will hold a series of concerts in Taipei in July to celebrate its 10th anniversary.
Bearded Austrian drag queen Conchita Wurst won the Eurovision contest early Sunday with the song “Rise Like a Phoenix,” beating expectations that the eye-catching performance would be too controversial in socially conservative countries.
Sunday, May 11, 2014
A bearded drag queen who was initially written off as too provocative for some socially conservative countries is now a favorite to win Saturday's Eurovision Song Contest, tinged as always with regional politics.