Saturday, April 26, 2014
As the air gets warmer and spring blossoms, the season of music festivals is upon us. From Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Tennessee in June to Lollapalooza in Chicago in August, music lovers across the country will soon begin to flocking to festivals, which can draw hundreds of thousands of fans.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Young drummers from a remote indigenous village in eastern Taiwan will open the triennial Taiwan International Percussion Convention in May, bringing their music to an international stage.
Monday, April 21, 2014
Around 10,000 excited fans crowded the Taipei Arena on Sunday to attend a concert initiated by four well-known pop divas to show their support for abused women and girls.
Jack White played his new single “Lazaretto” for a couple of hundred fans on Record Store Day, and four hours later a copy of the performance was available on a limited run of vinyl.
Sunday, April 20, 2014
Miley Cyrus is postponing her U.S. tour while she recovers from an allergic reaction to antibiotics, but will resume her performances in August.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is no longer bursting at the seams, thanks to a US$100 million expansion that has more than doubled its space and allowed it to add more interactive and contemporary exhibits.
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Nirvana, who set music and fashion trends with their grunge sound but whose career was cut short by leader Kurt Cobain's suicide 20 years ago, led inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Thursday.
Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and Joe Perry have recorded a new arrangement of “Dream On” to honor victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.
Friday, April 11, 2014
Father's got talent.
The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra added a prestigious feather to its cap Wednesday, with the Birgit Nilsson Foundation picking it as this year's winner of its US$1-million prize named after the late Swedish soprano.