R Kelly’s music removed from Spotify playlists

R Kelly’s music removed from Spotify playlists

Posted May 11, 2018 06:21:06 Photo: R Kelly has repeatedly denied accusations against him. (AP: Frank Micelotta) Related Story: Time’s Up takes aim at R Kelly over sex abuse claims Related Story: R Kelly ‘unequivocally’ denies keeping young women in ‘abusive cult’ American R&B singer R Kelly’s music has been …

Adult Gambino: unpacking the importance of ‘This Is America’ – Music News

Adult Gambino: unpacking the importance of ‘This Is America’ – Music News

Max Quinn explores Childish Gambino’s artistic ascendancy, and the importance of ‘This Is America’. This weekend, Childish Gambino returned with ‘This Is America’, an inevitable landmark track that might be the best and most ambitious of his career. Paired with its accompanying music video, ‘This Is America’ is also one …

Evelyn Ida Morris, former punk drummer, explores gender identity through piano music

Evelyn Ida Morris, former punk drummer, explores gender identity through piano music

Posted May 03, 2018 11:26:11 Photo: Evelyn Ida Morris’s new record explores their gender identity. (Double J: Paul Donoughue) Music can have emotional power before words are ever put to it. Take Chopin’s Nocturn in E-Flat Major, or the Charles Mingus Quintet’s Serenade in Blue. People compare Dirty Three concerts …

Music video shines spotlight on rural town desperate for doctors

Music video shines spotlight on rural town desperate for doctors

By Kellie Hollingworth and Lauren Henry Updated May 02, 2018 16:55:09 External Link: Northern District Community Health in Kerang created a music video to attract doctors to the Victorian rural town. Related Story: ‘It’s opened my eyes’: Medical students get taste of bush life to combat remote GP shortage Related …

Pill testing at music festivals will save lives, politicians say after Groovin the Moo trials

Pill testing at music festivals will save lives, politicians say after Groovin the Moo trials

Updated May 01, 2018 06:07:52 Politicians from across the divide say more pill testing trials at music festivals will save lives. “How many funerals do we have to go to of people that have taken these substances and found out they’re not what they’re sold?” federal Liberal backbencher Warren Entsch …

Irish Motorist Treats Fellow Drivers to Spontaneous Traditional Music Concert

A motorist in Galway, Ireland, was treated to an impromptu Irish traditional music session when a man in a neighbouring car began to play the tin whistle while stopped in traffic. Galway resident Cara Glynn shared a clip of a man playing the Irish tin whistle in his car in …

ABBA to release two songs, first new music from Swedish pop group in 35 years

ABBA to release two songs, first new music from Swedish pop group in 35 years

Posted April 27, 2018 22:47:10 Mamma Mia! The members of ABBA say they have recorded new material for the first time in 35 years. The Swedish pop supergroup says it has recorded two new songs, including one entitled, I Still Have Faith in You. The news was announced Friday in …

Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer Prize for Music in first for non-classical or jazz artist

Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer Prize for Music in first for non-classical or jazz artist

Posted April 17, 2018 11:03:16 External Link: HUMBLE. by Kendrick Lamar US rapper Kendrick Lamar has given hip-hop an unexpected moment of institutional critical acclaim, taking out the Pulitzer Prize for Music for his 2017 album ‘DAMN.’. It’s the first time a non-classical or jazz musician has won the award, …

The music business just had its best year of growth since pre-Napster, ARIA says

The music business just had its best year of growth since pre-Napster, ARIA says

Posted April 16, 2018 13:01:34 What was your favourite record of 1996? The Score by Fugees? Double Allergic by Powderfinger? Or were you just too busy doing the Macarena? Whatever it was, chances are you bought it at a record store. On CD. Those were days when music was a …