Thursday, March 7, 2013
Canadian pop singer Carly Rae Jepsen on Tuesday pulled out of a concert for the Boy Scouts of America because of the organization's ban on gay members, becoming the second headliner to pull out of the Scouts' Summer Jamboree show.
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
If there were any doubts about the lingering force of fabled rock guitarist Jimi Hendrix more than four decades after his death, his latest single should put them to rest.
Saturday, March 2, 2013
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
German conductor Wolfgang Sawallisch, acclaimed for his musical brilliance and unpretentious leadership of the Bavarian State Opera and the Philadelphia Orchestra, has died. He was 89.
Saturday, February 23, 2013
Magic Slim, a younger contemporary of blues greats Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf who helped shape the sound of Chicago's electric blues, died Thursday. He was 75.
Friday, February 22, 2013
As Taiwan becomes further entrenched in the indie rock circuit, a number of interesting acts are now starting to wash ashore. Next week, the Japanese trio, Boris, will make their debut to the delight of local hipsters.
British music put on a brash, confident show at the Brit Awards on Wednesday, celebrating a resurgent industry whose bands and artists are topping charts around the globe.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Indie pop band fun., rockers The Black Keys and Australian-Belgian singer Gotye shared the top prizes Sunday at the Grammys, in an eclectic year for the music industry's biggest awards show.
Here are the winners of the main categories at the 55th Grammy Awards, the music industry's annual award ceremony: