Music Festivals

Charles Manson: How the notorious cult leader killed the 60s

It would be wrong in any way to underplay the calculation and the savagery involved of in murder Sharon Tate and six other people in the Los Angeles …


Goldie and his daughter to stand trial after ‘attacking bouncer at Glastonbury’

Drum n’ bass legend Goldie is to stand trial with his teenage daughter after allegedly attacking a bouncer at Glastonbury for refusing her entry …


Exit Music For The Public Cloud

Exit music is the music you hear when a film ends, but this concept can be applied beyond cinema.<p>We are all public cloud consumers. Popular services such as iCloud and Gmail are just a glimpse of what we consume. The list is very long, and it includes many popular apps and tools. Every business and …


How Artists Are Playing the Grammy Game

The new ways to snag an award: media campaigns, intimate performances and paying experts who know who the voters are<p>When Harry Styles sat down for an …


100 Women: How the 'urinary leash' keeps women at home

<b>On World Toilet Day 100 Women looks at the impact of the "urinary leash" - the restriction on many women's movements both in the past and the present, as a result of a lack of sanitary facilities.</b><p>In the Victorian period, the lack of public facilities for women was intentional as a way of …

Uttar Pradesh

CLASSIC VINYL: magnificent return after turning electric gives fans the blues

Blonde On Blonde by Bob Dylan on CBS records, 1966, value - mono £100, stereo £65<p>THERE have been plenty of quotes by Bob Dylan. My personal favourite …

Bob Dylan

Craft brew

When tech meets touch, the mixture can be intoxicating<p>Stuart Kestenbaum / Winter 2017: FAB (Volume 20 no. 4)<p>​<p><b>My first opportunity</b> to see the …

MIT Media Lab

BBC Radio 3 - The Early Music Show, Brighton Early Music Festival - Consone String Quartet

Fiona Talkington introduces a concert from the Brighton Early Music Festival given by the period-performance Consone String Quartet, including music by Boccherini, Haydn and Beethoven. This is the first of two concerts recorded at this year's festival.


14 Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals on things millennials actually want to buy

• <b>Millennials prefer spending money on experiences rather than things.</b>• <b><br>Research says this approach makes people happier.</b>• <b><br>We put together a list of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals on travel and other experiential gifts.</b><p>Millennials prefer spending money on experiences rather than things — especially …


What links Richie Havens at Friday 5pm and Jimi Hendrix at Monday 9am? The Weekend quiz

From a football club to Ophelia, test your knowledge with the Weekend quiz<p>The questions<p><b>1</b> What is inscribed with three versions of a decree issued at Memphis in 196BC?<b><br>2</b> What is measured by the Gini coefficient?<b><br>3</b> Which London football club now has “London” on its crest?<b><br>4</b> The roofless St Michael’s …

Jimi Hendrix

Jay Pharoah, Keke Palmer Katt Williams Bring ‘#Twominutesoffame’ + Mahershala Ali Set To Star Produce ‘Burn’ + D. Wade Chance Produce Chi-Town Basketball Doc

Black Hollywood is hard at work with new films. Go inside for deets on projects that <b>Jay Pharoah, Keke Palmer, Katt Williams, Mahershala Ali, Dwyane</b> …

Black Culture

What to Watch on Saturday: Hallmark wants you ‘Coming Home for Christmas’

<b>Coming Home for Christmas (8 p.m., Hallmark)</b> – Lizzie (Danica McKeller of “The Wonder Years”) gets a job as the house manager for an estate in …


Warped Tour Was a Music Institution. And It Will Not Be Missed.

An examination of the iconic pop, punk, and emo music festival that's ending after a two-decade run.<p>Pour out some Monster Energy Drink (but please not onto plant life, because God knows what might happen); next year’s Warped Tour will be its last.<p>In an interview with <i>Billboard</i>this week, Warped Tour …

Live Music

7 Hip Hop Tracks Sampling AC/DC In Honor Of Co-Founder Malcolm Young's Passing

After years of battling dementia, co-founder of Australian rock legends AC/DC — Malcolm Young — passed away on Saturday (November 18) at age 64, …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Vans Warped Tour: Last major traveling music festival to end in 2018

It was announced this week that the Vans Warped Tour, the music industry’s last major traveling festival, will go on its final tour in the summer of …

Live Music

The End Of The Emo Era Is Breaking My Teenage Heart

As a teenager, Brand New’s music helped me through some of the darkest times in my life. That makes the recent allegations of sexual misconduct against lead singer Jesse Lacey hit even harder.<p><b>When I was a surly teen</b> with a rat’s nest of purple-striped hair, far too many studded belts, and a lower …


Vans Warped Tour Founder Says Sexual Harassment Is ‘Part Of The Culture’ But ‘Didn’t Happen’ On His Tour

Vans Warped Tour is going away. And depending on who you talk to, this can be seen as both a good and a bad thing. On one hand, the touring punk festival played a key roll in launching the careers of bands like Blink-182 and Fall Out Boy, and provided a rite of passage for many suburban kids to …


New ‘Austin City Limits’ virtual reality series features Ed Sheeran

In 2017, our city's signature show, "Austin City Limits," turned 43, passing the British program "Top of the Pops," which ended in 2006, to become …

Austin City Limits

Dave Chappelle’s New Netflix Special Set For New Year’s Eve | Deadline

Netflix said today it will bow its next Dave Chappelle stand-up special <i>Dave Chappelle: Equanimity</i> on New Year’s Eve this year. It will be the first …


Saying Goodbye to Lil Peep and to Warped Tour; They Could Have Helped Each Other

I never had the privilege of meeting Lil Peep although I knew people like him. Lots of them. I was one of them.<p>Peep was supposed to play the Rock …


Katy Perry Tributes Warped Tour: Can't Skip The Steps, Gotta Pay Your Dues

<b>Katy Perry</b> got right to the heart of Warped Tour's rich history with her throwback photo posted to Instagram early Friday (November 17). Back in …

Pop Music

You Can Now Help Save The Rainforest By Attending Your Favorite Music Festivals

Dance music is made to be enjoyed as a group. From weekend long music festivals to hitting up the club to catch your favorite DJ’s set, fans of the genre love to come out and support their artists. Between all these different shows, what if we told you there was a way to do good and save the …

Electronic Music

Simple Plan's Pierre Bouvier: Warped Tour Was 'an Experience Like No Other'

After promoters announce tour's swan song, pop-punk frontman reminisces about its no-frills, egalitarian origins and its ultimate legacy<p><i>Since the</i> …


Watch New Benjamin Booker Tiny Desk Concert + Austin City Limits Performances

<b>Benjamin Booker</b> is closing out 2017 with a bang, beginning last weekend when he performed on <b>Austin City Limits</b> with soulful urgency. The Chicago …

Austin City Limits

Truth revealed in 'Avicii: True Stories'

A documentary film uncovers the soul of a superstar DJ.

Etta James

Fugs & Pieces, November 17th, 2017

Capes! Paintings! Kilts! Other stuff!

Anna Wintour

See Margo Price's Funky 'Do Right By Me' at 2017 Americana Awards

Live performance of soulful 'All American Made' standout will be featured in Americana special episode of 'Austin City Limits'<p>One month before her …

Van Morrison

My Chemical Romance fans really want them to reunite for the final Warped Tour

If they don't We Won't Be Okay (We Promise).<p>It's news sad enough to transport us well and truly back to our emo days: travelling rock festival Warped …

My Chemical Romance

Parcels: Australia's answers to Beach Boys and Daft Punk

Parcels is the story of five young Australians from Byron Bay who chose music over surfing. The band is now based in Berlin and is lighting up the …

Daft Punk

Pierce the Veil Drummer Accused of Sexual Relations With Minor

Over the past 48 hours, two women have taken to social media to accuse Mike Fuentes, drummer and co-founder of popular rock band Pierce the Veil, of …