Wednesday, March 25, 2015
YouTube on Monday premiered videos from 14 musicians as it tried a new, virtual-only format for the second edition of its music awards.
It will be music to the ears of many -- buskers who know only three tunes will be politely urged to move on after finishing their repertoire under a new code of conduct published in London on Monday.
Sunday, March 22, 2015
The U.N. podium has been the scene of countless speeches both passionate and dull, but on Friday the audience was not world leaders but children, and they mobbed the speaker.
Saturday, March 21, 2015
Samuel Charters, a novelist and music historian of American blues, folk and jazz, has died. He was 85.
Hip-hop pioneer Russell Simmons announced plans Thursday for a Broadway musical that aims to span the history of the rap musical genre.
A film company that is bringing the rapper Drake to the big screen has filed a lawsuit against its own star over a tweet.
Friday, March 20, 2015
Taiwanese musicians are set to perform at the annual South By Southwest (SXSW) music festival in Austin, Texas from Thursday.
Monday, March 16, 2015
As the music industry debates the fallout from the "Blurred Lines" copyright verdict, Grammy-winning producer Jermaine Dupri finds himself sympathetic to both Pharrell and Marvin Gaye's family.
Sunday, March 15, 2015
Hailed as one of the greatest living composers, Pierre Boulez is earning worldwide praise as he approaches 90, even as he sometimes suffers in his native France from the idea that he is stern and dogmatic.