Carol Easton, whose curiosity about creativity inspired her to write biographies of four prominent figures in the arts — Stan Kenton, Samuel Goldwyn, Jacqueline du Pré and Agnes de Mille — died on June 17 at her home in Venice, Calif. She was 87. Her death was confirmed on Saturday by her daughter, Liz Kinnon. “She was always fascinated with […]
Luckily, Peacock will be airing daily live shows, Olympic channels, full event replays and highlights for those watching at home in any time zone. See below for all the details on the 2021 Summer Olympics. When are the 2021 Tokyo Olympics? The 2021 Tokyo Olympics will take place from Friday, July 23 to Sunday, August 8, in Tokyo, Japan. However, some […]
The National Endowment for the Arts has announced its 2022 class of Jazz Masters — and it represents a broad swath of the blues-based, boundary-pushing music that has been made in the last 50 years under the label of jazz. The new Jazz Masters are the bassist Stanley Clarke, the drummer Billy Hart, the vocalist Cassandra Wilson and the saxophonist […]
Who better to add to the sixth film installment of Jackass than two former cast members of Loiter Squad? Tyler, the Creator will star in the new Jackass Forever movie alongside his former Odd Future cohort Jasper Dolphin (who also appeared in this month’s Jackass Shark Week special) as well as fellow rapper Machine Gun Kelly. Johnny Knoxville and Steve-O from the original MTV reality comedy franchise will lead the new […]
Symphony No. 3 in E-Flat Major, Op. 55 “Eroica”: I. Allegro con brio, London Symphony Orchestra & Josef Krips
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Rick Laird, a bassist who played a central role in the jazz-rock fusion boom as a founding member of the Mahavishnu Orchestra, then retired from music to pursue a career in photography, died on July 4 at a hospice facility in New City, N.Y. He was 80. His daughter, Sophie Rose Laird, said the cause was lung cancer. The guitarist […]
Working with his actual brothers — which is even more evident in the teaser clips for the Olympic Dreams Featuring Jonas Brothers television special — probably helped him prepare for the savage level of jokes tossed among the coaches. But that didn’t mean Jonas was just going to come into his first season swinging with the comebacks. “Well that was the first thing […]
Prompted by growing public outrage over Britney Spears’s conservatorship, two members of the House of Representatives are moving to introduce legislation that, if passed, would create a pathway for Ms. Spears and other individuals to ask a judge to replace their private guardian or conservator. The bill, known as the Freedom and Right to Emancipate from Exploitation Act, or the […]
After rampant speculation from fans that the snap was a sly baby-on-board announcement, Hailey was very quick to comment and clear things up. “I think u should maybe change this caption to *Dog Mom and Dad* before anyone gets it twisted,” she wrote, without revealing what kind of dog the couple are raising. Bieber, 27 and Baldwin, 24, have discussed […]
Saint Francois D’Assise: “Frères Oiseaux, en Tous Temps Et Lieux, Louez Votre “F, José Van Dam, Kent Nagano & Hallé Orchestra
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“It’s Never Too Late” is a new series that tells the stories of people who decide to pursue their dreams on their own terms. In 1940, at age 12, Vera Jiji found her first passion: the cello. She learned to love playing the orchestra instrument at the High School of Music & Art in Manhattan. “I didn’t pick the cello. […]
Swedish House Mafia broke hearts when they split in 2013. Now, the electronic dance music trio is reunited and mending hearts along the way. The Billboard Magazine cover stars stopped by NBC’s The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Monday night (July 19), for a glimpse at the Swedes’ fresh sound and new direction. For their late-night comeback, Axwell, Steve […]
Scottish Fantasy, Op. 46: III. Andante Sostenuto, Salvatore Accardo, Kurt Masur & Gewandhausorchester Leipzig
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Wu publicly denied the accusations and said he was filing a defamation suit. Wu came to fame in Asia as a member of the popular K-pop boy band Exo, but he returned to China in 2014 to explore a solo career as a model, singer and actor. He has become one of China’s most bankable stars — a TV variety […]