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Toledo Symphony names Alain Trudel as new Music Director

Email Comments Print<p>Alain Trudel, the new music director and principal conductor of the Toledo Symphony Orchestra, left, poses for a portrait with …

3 Life Lessons You Can Learn From The Allman Brothers' Gregg Allman

Allman died May 27 at 69.<p>Gregg Allman, of the iconic southern rock band the Allman Brothers Band, died at 69 on May 27, from complications of liver cancer. For many musicians and pretty much anyone who ever listened to rock music, Allman's passing seems to underscore the end of an era. The Allman …

Guitar

4 Music Business Skills Your Day Job Can Teach You

Image via Shutterstock"I can't wait to quit my day job and do music full time!"How many times have you said that to yourself and everyone around you? …

Employment

Rock and roll legend Chuck Berry dies aged 90

<b>Chuck Berry, the guitarist and songwriter recognised as one of the fathers of rock 'n' roll, has died aged 90.</b><p>Berry's seven-decade career boasted a string of hits, including classics Roll Over Beethoven and Johnny B. Goode.<p>He received a lifetime achievement Grammy in 1984 and was among the first …

Johnny B. Goode

ASCAP and Radio Group's 5-Year Pact Doesn't Address the Elephant in the Room

ASCAP and the Radio Music License Committee (RMLC) announced in mid-December that they had reached a deal whereby the performance rights organization …

Fires and love light up the world in 1967

In the first of a five-part series, Music editor <b>Simon Collins</b> looks at the music that defined 1967...<p>“Are you experienced? Have you ever been …

Soul Music

David Bowie’s Top 100 Books

“David Bowie Is,” the extensive retrospective exhibit of the artist and his fabulous costumes, hit Toronto last Friday (see our post from earlier …

Literature

Authors Remember David Bowie

<i>As word of David Bowie’s death spread on January 10, 2016, heartfelt messages of grief and remembrance poured out from around the globe (and</i> <i>from</i> …

David Bowie

“I Am #Transformed”

At the EyeO Festival in Minneapolis, Minnesota, I celebrated what would have been Prince’s 58th birthday with a talk connecting immigration & …

Beatles Archive on Twitter: "The #Beatles via @78bkVs7pWjrkWc3… "

Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Hmm, there …

One Woman: A Song for UN Women

UN Women

A Beautiful Art Form: Music Photography and Why it Should be More Valued

on September 21, 2015 at 9:00 AM<p><b>Posthumously, photography preserves the memory, honours the legacy and helps to continue to sell the music.</b><p>Music …

Music Industry

All the albums featured on #BobDylan's 1965 LP "Bringing It All Back Home". Lady in red: Sally Grossman. Idea stolen from @StuartPenney1 https://t.co/MOPWq7Lz8R

And #HappyBirthday to @Metallica's drummer & co-founder, the great LARS ULRICH! #LarsUlrich #Metallica #BornOnThisDay @LizzJustLizz @HI_GHER https://t.co/tRRe6mYEtv

David Bowie’s closest collaborators to perform tribute concert on one-year anniversary of his death

David Bowie passed away on January 10th, 2016, two days after celebrating his 69th birthday. One year later, a series of tribute events are planned …

David Bowie

George Michael Dead at 53

Former Wham! singer and massively successful soul and pop solo vocalist dies "peacefully at home"<p>George Michael, the soulful British heartthrob who …

George Michael

The bravery of George Michael. Please let 2017 bring the individuals, freaks, mavericks and those with love in their hearts for all. X https://t.co/tsAqlBjFeu

Syrian violinist helps Canadian community hear his song

Sari Alesh's promising music career was cut short by war. With the help of sponsors, the violinist can now play once more.

Flute

In "Before the Dawn," Kate Bush Casts Her Spell Again

Kate Bush<i><br>Before the Dawn</i><br>Concord RecordsCourtesy of Concord Music GroupRecorded during her run of 22 sold-out London shows in 2014,<i> Before the Dawn</i> …

Multimedia

David Bowie - London 1967 https://t.co/yEC1j6i1q2

See Intimate Neil Young Photos From Buffalo Springfield Days to Present

View career-spanning images of singer-songwriter from Morrison Hotel Gallery show "Long May You Run: A Neil Young Retrospective"<p>11<p>By<p>For decades, Neil …

Neil Young

Music industry asks Trump to crack down on illegal file-sharing and downloading sites

A group of music industry organizations sent President-elect Donald Trump a letter today, urging him to focus on intellectual property protections during his presidency, <i>Variety</i> reports. The letter, signed by companies like ASCAP, BMI, and the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), asks …

Watch Madonna Talk Sexism, Misogyny in Powerful Women in Music Speech

"If you're a girl, you have to play the game. You're allowed to be pretty and cute and sexy. But don’t act too smart," singer says of double standards<p>…

Feminism

See Patti Smith Cover Bob Dylan's 'Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall' at Nobel Ceremony

Singer delivers emotional rendition of 1963 classic during Nobel Prize for Literature presentation<p>Patti Smith delivered an emotional rendition of Bob …

Literature

Patti Smith - A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (ceremonia Nobel 2016)