A new lawsuit alleges that Apple Music pirated recordings by some of the biggest names in the golden oldies category. These include Billie Holliday, Charlie Parker, Dean Martin, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald,
In many ways, Penman’s abiding subject is pop fame as a kind of inexorable American tragedy Ian Penman’s first volume of collected essays, published in 1998, was called Vital Signs: Music, Movies and Manias.
Ken Burns’s eight-part, 16-hour series paints tells an expansive, inclusive story of the narrative-driven music. About six hours and 20 years into the Ken Burns-directed, eight-part “Country Music,” Nashville
Clora Bryant, who overcame sexist attitudes and outright hostility to earn a place on the bandstand alongside such musical stars as Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker and came to be regarded
Movies about musicians, whether biopics, fictions or documentaries, are a fixture in cinema, but judging by the flurry of activity over the past 12 months – with acclaimed films about Aretha Franklin,