Cultural Venues’ Quest for Billions in Federal Aid Is Halted by Glitch

As the government prepared on Thursday to start taking applications for a $16 billion relief fund for music clubs, theaters and other live event businesses, thousands of desperate applicants waited eagerly to submit their paperwork right at noon, when the system was scheduled to open. And then they waited. And waited. Nearly four hours later, the system was still not […]

The Avalanches Announce ‘Since I Left You’ 20th Anniversary Edition

Last November marked 20 years since sample wizards the Avalanches released their seminal debut album Since I Left You. Now, the band are celebrating with a deluxe reissue of their breakthrough record, featuring a slew of unreleased tracks, including a remix featuring the late, great MF Doom – who contributes a previously unheard verse to ‘Tonight May Have to Last Me […]

Billboard’s R&B/Hip-Hop Rookie of the Month for April: Coi Leray

Coi Leray is onto better things.  The 23-year-old Jersey native, once largely known for her cult following on social media — amounting to over five million across platforms — is now being globally recognized for a new accomplishment: spending eight consecutive weeks as a breakout artist on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. “No More Parties” featuring Lil Durk, began as […]

Vijay Iyer’s New Trio Is a Natural Fit. Its Album Is ‘Uneasy.’

The pianist Vijay Iyer composed the title track to his new trio album, “Uneasy,” back in 2011 for a collaboration with the dancer and choreographer Karole Armitage. It was still a few years before the 2016 presidential campaign, when so many of the country’s old wounds and resentments would burst onto public display, but he already felt some undercurrents stirring. […]

Kindertotenlieder (Rückert) (1999 Remastered Version): III: Wenn dein Mütterlein, tritt zur Tür herein, Dame Janet Baker, Hallé Orchestra & Sir John Barbirolli

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Taylor Swift, Olivia Rodrigo & Conan Gray Share Clips

Rodrigo and Gray then headed to Instagram, where they shared a Reel featuring a “White Horse (Taylor’s Version)” clip. This time, they rocked cowboy hats and and Gray lifted Rodrigo in a rather impressive move. “We got a sneak peak of white horse (taylor’s version) and we just had to make this vid lol. one of my fav songs of all […]