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Björk: New York - 25 March 2015 (Photos)
Björk's New York City residency, about seven shows over two months plus a retrospective at MoMA, is a dream come true for fans and, fortunately at least, her live show delivers. [27.Mar.15]
15 Must-Know Artists from SXSW 2015
Amidst the many artists that flooded SWSX this year, these 15 new and rising talents stand out amidst the fray. [26.Mar.15]
Hozier + George Ezra: New York - 22 March 2015
Hozier's musical career is reaching new heights and he sold out his biggest yet headlining show at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York. [26.Mar.15]
Marco Benevento: San Diego, CA -- 5 March 2015
The combo of Benevento’s laid back vibes and feel good grooves is tailor made for a neighborhood like San Diego's Ocean Beach. [24.Mar.15]
South By Southwest Music Festival 2015: Friday
From artists that have already made a splash (Bleachers) to those hoping to land a record deal (Demi Louise), Friday of SXSW 2015 captured the struggle to make it in the modern music industry. [23.Mar.15]
Reviews
Hearing the Pop Group in action in the present day makes you wish bands that are half the Pop Group’s age would try harder. [19.Mar.15]
On their latest tour Nickelback’s shtick rings hollower than usual -- and for this band, that’s saying something. [16.Mar.15]
The crowd is riveted to the intensity of the performance; some barely moving as they watch the stage, almost reverent in their witness. Sleater-Kinney has walked out onto the ledge with us and back. Again. [05.Mar.15]
ALO won’t likely be skipping San Diego again any time soon if the crowd reaction on this night was any indication. [02.Mar.15]
What better way to spend Valentine’s Night than in the company of the amazing Barb Jungr, singing songs of love and loss? [16.Feb.15]
Old World meets New World once again at the final Transatlantic Sessions show of 2015: an evening to give the so-called “Special Relationship” a good name, after all. [10.Feb.15]
There was a bit of cognitive dissonance in the air with the concept of Denson being 58 years old, because onlookers would be hard pressed to make such a guess. [06.Feb.15]
Diana Ross inaugurated the historic reopening of Kings Theatre in Brooklyn with a dazzling lesson in longevity. [05.Feb.15]
Mixed Media
News
New York icon Debbie Harry begins her run of performances at Café Carlyle this week. [23.Mar.15]
From The Blogs
Features
Mob comedies, reflective looks at wartime, and the Italian financial crisis are all under the gaze of the cameras at the Cinema Made in Italy season. [12.Mar.15]
By Baron Lane
The start of 2015 found a bevy of roots music's best artists taking to the open ocean for a week of concerts, social gatherings, and hi-jinks. (Spoiler: watch out for Kacey Musgraves if she's on a scooter.) [08.Feb.15]
Columns
Jazz Today
Grammy nominations in jazz are rarely adventurous and usually confusing. Yet this year's slate is intriguing. [18.Jan.15]
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