Dodie Can’t Resist Sharing. It’s Made Her Music Soar.

Dodie — the English songwriter Dorothy Miranda Clark — uploaded her first original song, “Rain,” to YouTube in 2011. “I’ve loved attention ever since I was a kid,” she said on a video call from her home in London. Connection has been a driving force in her life ever since. By the mid-2010s, Dodie (her childhood nickname) had secured a […]

Tim Minchin, The Teskey Brothers, Ngaiire and More Featured in 2021 ‘Art of Music’ Collection

Tim Minchin, the Teskey Brothers, the Triffids, Ngaiire, Marlon Williams and Aldous Harding and more will be featured as part of this year’s Art of Music artwork collection. The project sees Australian visual artists create works inspired by a particular musician or song, with those artists able to take inspiration from the melody, lyrics, album cover or musician themselves, interpreting it […]

A Fresh Look at the ‘Organic Music’ of Moki and Don Cherry

In the mid-20th century, a steady stream of American jazz musicians flew the coop to Europe, ditching the restrictions and prejudices of their home country for a continent where earning a decent living as an artist seemed more possible. For the renowned trumpeter and multi-instrumentalist Don Cherry — who settled in Sweden at the end of the 1960s after spending […]

Billie Eilish’s ‘Your Power’ Voted Favorite New Music This Week

Billie Eilish‘s “Your Power” has topped this week’s new music poll. Music fans voted in a poll published Friday (April 30) on Billboard, choosing Eilish’s single from her upcoming album Happier Than Ever as their favorite new music release of the past week. “It’s an open letter to people who take advantage — mostly men,” Eilish said about the track […]

Werther, Act 3: Pourquoi me réveiller, Luciano Pavarotti, Los Angeles Music Center Opera Chorus, Los Angeles Philharmonic & Zubin Mehta

By Luciano Pavarotti, Los Angeles Music Center Opera Chorus, Los Angeles Philharmonic & Zubin Mehta Listen to Luciano Pavarotti, Los Angeles Music Center Opera Chorus, Los Angeles Philharmonic & Zubin Mehta on Apple Music. Listen to over 70 million songs, ad-free with zero commercials. Plus, get unlimited downloads to your library, and listen anywhere without Wi-Fi or using data. There’s […]

Angie Stone & More to Receive 2021 Black Music Honors

Stone will receive the soul music icon award; Ginuwine, the urban music icon award; Sapp, the gospel music icon award; and Lewis, the legends award. The National Museum of African American Music in Nashville will be honored with the Legacy Award. The museum, established in 2019, showcases the musical genres inspired, created or influenced by African Americans. Chicago-based television production […]