#Popular Music

Peter Cooper, Celebrated Nashville Music Journalist, Singer and Country Hall of Fame Exec, Dies at 52

Peter Cooper, one of the most preeminent journalists covering country music in the 21st century, a Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter-producer in his own right, and most recently one of the foremost public faces of the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, died Tuesday at age 52. A significant part of the Nashville music community had been keeping Cooper in collective thoughts and prayers since he suffered a severe head injury in a fall late last week. He had remained in critical condition in the days leading up to his death, although hospital visitors had described him as showing signs of responsiveness...
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Renowned violinist to join family for free concert in Las Cruces

LAS CRUCES – World renowned violinist and vocalist Ariella Zeitlin will perform in Las Cruces Sunday, Dec. 11 in a free concert hosted at Temple Beth-El. Zeitlin is based in Israel, though she is originally from the United States. She is known for her style of blending classical music with pop culture and rock staples. Ariella’s ties to Las Cruces include her aunt, Leora Zeitlin, KRWG classical music host, and cousin, Amalia Zeitlin, violinist and co-founder of Camerata del Sol.
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Hundreds of Songs From Playboi Carti, Young Thug, Future and Others Leak

Hundreds of previously unreleased songs from Playboi Carti, Young Thug, Future, Gunna and more have made their way online in a massive track leak. Last night (Dec. 6), a huge file of songs from some of hip-hop's most popular artists landed on popular music leak source The number of tracks in the song dump comes in at over 200. Three Playboi Carti songs appear in the file, while Thugger and Gunna have 20 songs a piece. Two songs from Future, including a Lil Yachty collab, were included in the leak, as well as two songs a piece from A$AP Rocky and 21 Savage.

Young Nudy Reacts to Nearly 200 of His Songs Leaking

Young Nudy is hellbent on finding out who leaked nearly 200 of his songs last night. On Wednesday morning (Dec. 7), Young Nudy hopped on his Instagram Story, apparently fresh out of bed, to address news that 172 of his songs surfaced online on Tuesday (Dec. 6). "Bruh, I don't...

BROCKHAMPTON: The Family Says Farewell

The show is over, everyone get out of your seats and go home. The long-awaited conclusion to the Brockhampton story has finally reached fans this month, with the release of their final studio albums, “The Family” and “TM.”. The story of Brockhampton is a short one, laminated...

The Beatles Release “Here, There and Everywhere” Music Video

The Beatles have released a new official music video for “Here, There and Everywhere,” off the new Revolver special edition release. The video was done by Trunk Animation. The Beatles’ 1966 album Revolver changed everything. Spinning popular music off its axis and ushering in a vibrant new era of experimental, avant-garde sonic psychedelia, Revolver brought about a cultural sea change and marked an important turn in The Beatles’ own creative evolution. With Revolver, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr set sail together across a new musical sea.

Ceara Cavalieri Brings SoCal Style to Rock Music

2022 has been a breakout year for Ceara Cavalieri. She released a trio of singles, including "Liar Liar," which appeared on the popular Spotify playlist SALT. Her pop-punk sound has evolved far past the Ariana Grande-esque single "Damn" back in 2020. Sonically and aesthetically, the UCLA grad stays true to...

Arts & Music | Andrea Bocelli, The Nutcracker and Uptown Scrooge

Dec. 8-24 BalletMet presents The Nutcracker. Running through Christmas Eve, this classic holiday tradition opens at the Ohio Theatre this weekend. Bring the family for an enchanting evening as Clara and her Nutcracker Prince encounter magical wonder in the Land of Sweets. Dec.10. Dave Koz and Friends 25th Anniversary Christmas...

Center for Afrofuturist Studies artist-in-residence seeks Luther Vandross performances in Iowa City for project

Ever wanted to play a famous musician? Iowa Citians have that chance this weekend by channeling the late singer-songwriter Luther Vandross. Fans, the “Luther-curious,” and everyone else are invited Gabe’s Iowa City and the Englert Theatre Saturday, Sunday and Monday to be filmed singing, lip-synching or freestyling short sections of Vandross’ songs. ...

Daniel Vangarde: "The Disco Demolition was homophobic, racist and stupid"

In one of his first interviews ever, the legendary producer and songwriter talks pride in his son Thomas Bangalter's rebellious approach in Daft Punk, Grace Jones and loving imperfections. Despite having contributed to some of the disco era's most iconic sounds, Daniel Vangarde - real name Daniel Bangalter - hasn't...

Lana Del Rey Announces New Album With Surprise Single Drop

Lana Del Rey surprised fans this morning with a release of a new single titled “Did You Know That There’s a Tunnel Under Ocean Blvd,” the title track from her ninth studio album, set for release on March 10, 2023. The album features guest appearances from Jon...