Saturday, November 2, 2013
Bob Dylan's electric guitar, on which he performed a career-defining set at the Newport Folk Festival in 1965, is going under the hammer in New York for US$500,000.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Lou Reed, the punk poet of rock 'n' roll who profoundly influenced generations of musicians as leader of the Velvet Underground and remained a vital solo performer for decades after, died Sunday at age 71.
Sunday, October 27, 2013
U.S. pop singer Ke$ha has been forced to cancel a concert due to take place in Muslim-majority Malaysia on Saturday after authorities said it would undermine religious and cultural sensitivities.
Music producer Quincy Jones sued Michael Jackson's estate on Friday, seeking millions of dollars in royalties he said were generated from some of the star's biggest hits after the King of Pop's death.
Thursday, October 24, 2013
The first-ever concert held by Taiwan's Ten Drum Art Percussion Group in the Middle East attracted an audience of hundreds from around the world Tuesday at the Global Village festivalin Dubai, a city in the United Arab Emirates.
A 90-year-old Holocaust survivor made his orchestral debut with renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma on Tuesday to benefit a foundation dedicated to preserving the work of artists and musicians killed by the Nazis.
Monday, October 21, 2013
Two choirs from Taiwan won gold medals at the 2013 Busan Choral Festival and Competition, which ended Saturday night in the port city on the southeastern tip of the Korean Peninsula.
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Die-hard music lovers, casual fans and globe-trotting tourists readily embrace Chicago as the home of the blues, spurred in large part by the Great Migration northward of Southern blacks in the early and mid-20th century.
Saturday, October 12, 2013
Television musical comedy series “Glee” bid farewell on Thursday to Finn Hudson, the hunky, kind-hearted jock played by the late Cory Monteith, offering up songs, remembrances and plenty of tears while sidestepping the question of how his character died.