Saturday, December 14, 2013
Grammys organizers announced lifetime achievement awards Thursday for The Beatles and six other acts, including the Isley Brothers and electronic music pioneers Kraftwerk.
Friday, December 13, 2013
The National Symphony Orchestra (NSO) is teaming up with world-renowned German conductor Reinhard Goebel to bring a historically informed performance of celebrated classical music to Taipei.
Thursday, December 12, 2013
Bosnia's most popular musician — a man whose international career has been built on music inspired by Balkan and Gypsy tunes — is searching for talented Roma children to help them get an education in music.
The latest album of American pop artist and entertainer Britney Spears has immediately jumped to the top of music charts in Taiwan after being released in the country on Dec. 3.
Monday, December 9, 2013
An American singer with no Arab heritage nearly took the top prize in the “Arabs Got Talent” television show this weekend, breaking into the top three alongside a Palestinian artist and a Syrian dance troupe.
La Scala's gala season premiere Saturday opened with spontaneous applause for Nelson Mandela's memory and closed with mixed reviews for “La Traviata.”
Sunday, December 8, 2013
Rapper Jay Z led all artists with nine Grammy nominations on Friday, but newcomers Lorde, Kendrick Lamar, and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis edged out industry heavyweights for nods in the top categories of the annual music awards.
An electric guitar on which Bob Dylan performed a legendary set at the Newport Folk Festival in 1965 sold for a record US$965,000 at an auction in New York on Friday, Christie's announced.
Saturday, December 7, 2013
Monday, December 2, 2013
African superstar and king of Congolese rumba Tabu Ley Rochereau died on Saturday aged 76 in a hospital in Belgium, his family said.