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Hamilton panel doesn’t like record store’s sign, paint color

Hamilton’s Architectural Design Review Board, which oversees appearances of buildings in Hamilton, didn’t like the design of a sign installed at the …

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TOKYO -- Sony will revive in-house production of vinyl records at a Japanese factory run by its subsidiary Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) as early …

12 VR Documentaries You Can Watch Right Now

Affordable virtual reality is finally here for the world to experience, but that doesn’t mean that people have figured out what to do with the …

Apple Acquires Select Technology from Bankrupt Omnifone, Neil Young's former Music Business Partner

Apple hired at least 16 employees and purchased select technology from Omnifone, an early player in streaming music services that filed for …

Matt Roberts, Original 3 Doors Down Guitarist, Dead at 38

Guitarist and "Kryptonite" co-writer performed with band from 1996 formation until 2012<p>Matt Roberts, the longtime lead guitarist for rock band 3 …

Music

The Chicago Musical Theatre Festival returns

Back for its third year, the Chicago Musical Theatre Festival, running at Victory Gardens Theater through 8/28, presents 14 new or lightly used …

Musical Theatre

Former Nine Inch Nails Keyboardist James Woolley Dead at 49

Musician was member of Trent Reznor's touring unit from 1991 to 1994, played with band at Woodstock '94<p>James Woolley, a keyboardist who spent four …

Nine Inch Nails

Bobby Hutcherson, Vibraphonist With Coloristic Range of Sound, Dies at 75

Bobby Hutcherson, one of the most admired and accomplished vibraphonists in jazz, died on Monday at his home in Montara, Calif. He was 75.<p>Marshall Lamm, a spokesman for Mr. Hutcherson’s family, confirmed the death, saying Mr. Hutcherson had long been treated for emphysema.<p>Mr. Hutcherson’s career …

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The 10 Most Over-the-Top Turntables in the World

You might have noticed that vinyl is cool again, but you’ve never seen turntables quite like these…<p>Known as phonographs, gramophones, record players, …

A possibly one-of-a-kind Sun Ra record is for sale

<b>But it’ll cost you.</b>A copy of Sun Ra & His Solar Orchestra’s <i>Secrets Of The Sun</i> on extremely rare clear orange vinyl is up for auction on <b>eBay</b>, as <b>The</b> …

New Music

Jack White’s Third Man Records Detail Plans to Play First Record in Space

Jack White’s Third Man Records have pulled many vinyl-specific stunts over the years—setting world records, making triple-decker records, building a record store on wheels, literally dropping vinyl from the sky, etc. The latest is arguably their biggest yet: They’re attempting to play the first …

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See How Gotta Groove Presses Gorgeous Vinyl Records

Cleveland is a tough place. Always has been. It’s a city built on industry with dirty hands. From Carnegie to the Cleveland Cavalier’s, it’s always been a gritty place founded on sweat and work ethic. We like being the underdogs. It’s motivating. Maybe it’s the carrot in front of the donkey, but …

Vinyl Records

Scotty Moore, Hard-Driving Guitarist Who Backed Elvis Presley, Dies at 84

Scotty Moore, a guitarist whose terse, bluesy licks on Elvis Presley’s early hits virtually created the rockabilly guitar style and established the guitar as a lead instrument in rock ’n’ roll, died on Tuesday at his home outside Nashville. He was 84.<p>His death was confirmed by James L. Dickerson, …

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The Story of Suicide's 'Frankie Teardrop,' the Most Terrifying Song Ever

Bruce Springsteen called shocking tune "one of the most amazing records ... I ever heard"<p>Alan Vega, who died Saturday at the age of 78, was a New …

Synthpop

40 Years Ago: Chicago Release 'Chicago X'

There aren't many things we can really count on in life, but during the '70s, you could pretty much bank on a new Chicago record every year — and …

Bill Cunningham, Legendary Times Fashion Photographer, Dies at 87

Bill Cunningham, who turned fashion photography into his own branch of cultural anthropology on the streets of New York, chronicling an era’s ever-changing social scene for The New York Times by training his busily observant lens on what people wore — stylishly, flamboyantly or just plain sensibly …

The Arts

John Stabb of Government Issue Dies at 54

<b>John Schroeder</b>—-better known as John Stabb, the singer of legendary D.C. hardcore band <b>Government Issue</b>—-has died after a several-month battle with …

Washington D.C.

Wayne Jackson, Memphis Horns trumpeter, dies aged 74

<b>Trumpeter Wayne Jackson, who formed the Memphis Horns duo with saxophonist Andrew Love, has died of congestive heart failure at the age of 74.</b><p>Jackson and Love played together on 52 number one songs, supporting the likes of Elvis Presley, Otis Redding, Aretha Franklin and the Doobie Brothers.<p>Isaac …

Soul Music

Ralph Stanley Dies at 89

Ralph Stanley<p>Funeral arrangements for <b>Ralph Stanley</b> took place Tuesday, June 28, at Hills of Home Park. The service was open to the public.<p>Hills of …

Country Music

Bernie Worrell: 10 Essential Tracks From the P-Funk Keyboardist

The best of the legendary musician and arranger's career<p>One of the most wildly innovative and technically dazzling musicians in pop music history, …

Music

Steven Tyler Confirms Aerosmith 2017 Farewell Tour

"We're doing a farewell tour, but only because it's time. We've never done that," singer tells Howard Stern<p>Steven Tyler phoned into <i>The Howard Stern</i> …

Rock Music

Summer Music Festivals Worth Traveling For

<i>Tanglewood Music Festival</i><p>By Joanne Sydney Lessner, Contributing Writer, June 24, 2016<p>Whether you're looking for chamber music, symphonic music, jazz, opera, or pops, you'll find performances galore up and down the east coast this summer. Some festivals are familiar names, but others, despite their …

DJ Khaled Reveals ‘Major Key’ Album Cover Which Is the Greatest Album Cover Maybe Ever

He’s in the jungle! There’s a lion! So many flowers!<p>Last night on <i>Kimmel</i>, world’s greatest rapper DJ Khaled unveiled the cover to his latest album, <i>Major Key</i>. It features the man himself sitting in a throne in the middle of what appears to be a jungle, while a lion lies prone at his feet. He is …

Bernie Worrell, Parliament-Funkadelic Keyboardist, Dead at 72

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee was also unofficial member of Talking Heads<p>Bernie Worrell, keyboardist for Parliament/Funkadelic and Talking …

Music

Nine Remastered Allman Brothers Band Albums Coming To Vinyl

On July 22 <b>The Allman Brothers Band</b> will reissue nine classic albums on 180-gram vinyl via Mercury/UMe. The albums span 1969 to 1979 and will be …

David Bowie: Changesonebowie Album Review

It's easy enough to think there's no need for a reissue of <i>Changesonebowie</i>, the original David Bowie hits compilation, in 2016. In the 40 years years following its initial 1976 release, it has effectively been written out of Bowie's active discography, banished from the catalog after a rush-released …

The record exec, his massive record collection and a future where records won’t matter

Steve Kane's 1956 Seeburg Select-O-Matic jukebox clicks, whirs, then delivers a blast of music. The opening riffs of <i>Picture My Face</i>, the explosive 1978 single from first-wave Hamilton punk band Teenage Head, flood Mr. Kane's basement from a seven-inch single. "I'd have to say I'm buying more vinyl …

Music Festivals: Summer Sounds of Ascona

In Southern Switzerland, just a short train ride from Lugano, you'll find yourself in the tiny lakeside town of Ascona, which is packed with more outsized possibilities than its demure posture might suggest on the surface. With Lake Maggiore as a backdrop, Ascona hosts an open air market chock full …