3:31 pm April 22, 2015 | No Comment
Once an afterthought for many international artists, India has quickly emerged as a hotbed for electronic dance music — and, in a sign of its growth, the first Indian act has played the influential Coachella festival.
1:31 pm April 21, 2015 | No Comment
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd on Tuesday made a surprise guilty plea on a charge of threatening to kill, with his lawyer describing the veteran rocker’s offence as “just an angry phone call”.
1:27 pm April 21, 2015 | No Comment
After performing for years in the city’s Latin indie scene, Chicano Batman has recently won a broader following. The band opened this year on a tour of rocker Jack White and played at Coachella, the influential music festival in the California desert that closed on Sunday.
1:28 pm April 20, 2015 | No Comment
American rapper Wiz Khalifa has scored the fastest selling single of the year, as his tribute to actor Paul Walker, “See You Again”, climbed 21 places to top the British chart, the Official Charts Company said on Sunday.
3:05 pm April 19, 2015 | No Comment
A rising star in her native France, the mezzo-soprano Isabelle Druet is making her US orchestral debut with a work that she acknowledges may seem unusual.
1:01 pm April 19, 2015 | No Comment
Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr was to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a solo artist on Saturday - the last of the four bandmates to earn the honor in a ceremony in Cleveland celebrating some of the biggest stars of rock music.
4:19 pm April 16, 2015 | No Comment
Born Seydou Kone, the 62-year-old musician and activist in March launched Radio Livre — a nightly program whose name in French means “book radio”.
1:52 pm April 15, 2015 | No Comment
Edith Piaf may have passed away in 1963 but this year — the year she would have turned 100 — the memory of “the Little Sparrow” is just as strong as ever and enshrined as one of France’s most enduring icons.
8:06 am April 15, 2015 | No Comment
Digital delivery of music caught up with physical formats like CDs as a money stream for the first time last year, the trade association IFPI said on Tuesday.
2:13 pm April 14, 2015 | No Comment
Britain’s chart compiler Monday launched the country’s first official chart of vinyl records on Monday, reflecting a 20-year high in sales.