Saturday, July 5, 2014
A group of Latin musicians gave an historic concert at Yankee Stadium in the summer of 1973. About 40,000 fans danced to the beat of a genre that had a different flavor to the Sones, Guarachas and other Cuban rhythms of the era. It was called “salsa.”
Thursday, July 3, 2014
Taiwanese bands performed for the first time at the Glastonbury Festival in the United Kingdom late last month, attracting large crowds, Taiwan's Ministry of Culture said Wednesday.
Banda music is the soundtrack of modern Mexico, with its thumping polka beat and trumpets blasting everywhere from rural fairs to working-class Mexico City weddings. And it's increasingly made in the USA.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Nicki Minaj told the crowd at the BET (Black Entertainment Television) Awards that she was close to death recently — an experience that has helped her be herself.
Sunday, June 29, 2014
The 25th annual Golden Melody Awards took place yesterday evening at Taipei Arena, featuring outstanding performances presented by Grammy-winning artist Jason Mraz and Taiwanese pop diva Jolin Tsai (蔡依林).
Saturday, June 28, 2014
American singer-songwriter Jason Mraz revealed Friday that he will be performing his hit song “I'm Yours” at Taiwan's Golden Melody Awards Saturday.
Friday, June 27, 2014
American singer-songwriter Jason Mraz arrived in Taiwan Thursday for a performance at the 25th Golden Melody Awards ceremony in Taipei scheduled for June 28.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Beloved Taiwanese rock band Mayday will bring their high-energy music to the 2014 Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix in September, event organizers said Tuesday.
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Monday, June 23, 2014
Music luminaries honored Pete Seeger on the shore of the Hudson River at Saturday's Clearwater Festival, the first of the annual music and environmental program he started to be held after his death.
Saturday, June 21, 2014
If Europe can dance to English-language music, North America can learn to do the same with French, says Belgian singer-songwriter Stromae, as he takes a new continent by storm.