With just a few more days before the Ho-Hai-Yan Gongliao Rock Festival (2016新北市貢寮國際海洋音樂祭) along New Taipei's beautiful Fulong coast (福隆海邊), organizers are working hard to ensure a healthy balance of fun and safety when the festival kicks off on Friday, July 22.
Coldplay kicked off its U.S. stadium tour with a colorful show that included fireworks, confetti and balloons, mixed with American pride, sympathy for France, moving words from Muhammad Ali and audio from President Barack Obama.
Artist Deserts Chang (張懸) sings in New York's Central Park on the night of Saturday, July 16.
Michael Kiwanuka takes a wide-screen approach to emotional distress on "Love & Hate," a collection of darting shadows rooted in straightforward melodies.
The deadly nightclub shooting in Florida has inspired Broadway stars to sing in concerts, record songs and perform a few blocks from the massacre. Now there's an online philanthropic campaign modeled on the ice bucket challenge.
Mick Jagger's representatives say the rock legend is expecting his eighth child.
If the sound of barbershop harmony invokes Norman Rockwell images of white men singing vaudeville-style songs in straw hats, organizers of the Barbershop Harmony Society are trying to update that image.
A Canadian singing quartet changed a lyric in its national anthem and held up a sign proclaiming "All Lives Matter" during its pregame performance at the 87th All-Star Game on Tuesday.
The Taiwan chapter of the American Guild of Organists is hosting the first ever Asian Organists' Competition (第一屆亞洲管風琴大賽) this year, with the continent's greatest players flocking to the island for the opportunity to play in front of great audiences and revered judges. With registration running parallel with the competition until Dec. 31, a rigorous judging process will produce six finalists. Early rounds will be judged by esteemed organists like George Ritchie, Nigel Potts and professor Chen Mao-Sheng (陳茂生), all with storied résumés in the realm of musical achievement.
Red Hot Chili Peppers bass player Flea says he ended up autographing some Metallica items following a mix-up at an airport in Belarus.