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Conan O’Brien Names Roey Hershkovitz Music Booker After Jim Pitt Departs – Variety

Posted: Tuesday, April 11, 2017

It’s musical chairs for the music bookers on late-night TV. On the heels of the April 7 announcement that Jim Pitt, longtime music producer for Conan O’Brien, would be leaving his post at the TBS show to join Mac Burrus at ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live!,” comes word that Roey Hershkovitz will take on music bookings at “Conan.” Hershkovitz, who is married to singer-songwriter Lisa Loeb, worked under Pitt for some…

Nazareth breaks ground for music performance center – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017

An artist’s rendering of the planned performance center at Nazareth College.(Photo: Provided by SWBR Architects) A new $15.5 million performing arts center is being built at Nazareth College, with generous contributions from the children of the late Jane and Larry Glazer. Nazareth officials announced the project Monday at a ceremonial groundbreaking event. The 550-seat music venue, which is expected to open in the spring of 2018, will be built next to the…

Mauritius music: How sega got its groove back – CNN

Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017

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Review: Diving Deep Into Staud’s Kaleidoscopic Music – New York Times

Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017

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Jay Z Reminds Us Tidal Is Still A Thing By Pulling Music From Spotify – Huffington Post

Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017

Late last week, the service honored the hip-hop icon and entrepreneur’s request to remove most of his catalog, Billboard reports, excluding collaborations with other artists including R. Kelly, Kanye and Linkin Park. A 2010 hits collection, including tracks “Izzo” and “99 Problems,” is still available at time of publication, as well.

Chuck Berry: Music legend given rock ‘n’ roll sendoff – Fox News

Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017

ST. LOUIS –  Family, friends and fans paid their final respects to the rock `n’ roll legend Chuck Berry on Sunday, celebrating the life and career of a man who inspired countless guitarists and bands. The celebration began with a public viewing at The Pageant, a music club in Berry’s hometown of St. Louis where he often played. Hundreds of fans filed past Berry, whose beloved cherry-red Gibson guitar…

Music therapy can trigger memories in dementia patients – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017

Hearing a song can spark memories of that special summer or someone. For those with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia, music can trigger memories long thought to be lost. The Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health is capitalizing on the power of a rhythm or melody in weekly music therapy sessions that started in February. “(We’re) working to build a relationship between ourselves, the client and…

Review: Diving Deep Into Staud’s Kaleidoscopic Music – New York Times

Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017

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Yuja Wang: ‘If the music is beautiful and sensual, why not dress to fit?’ – The Guardian

Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017

There are two Yuja Wangs. Or so you might think. One is the young Chinese pianist whose virtuosity and musical intelligence place her in the top echelon of performers. The other is an elfin, spiky-haired fashionista courted by Armani and Rolex, who has a zany wit and delights in appearing before concert audiences in itsy bitsy dresses and five-inch heels. This split identity is not of her making. Young classical…

Chuck Berry: Music legend given rock ‘n’ roll sendoff – Fox News

Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017

ST. LOUIS –  Family, friends and fans paid their final respects to the rock `n’ roll legend Chuck Berry on Sunday, celebrating the life and career of a man who inspired countless guitarists and bands. The celebration began with a public viewing at The Pageant, a music club in Berry’s hometown of St. Louis where he often played. Hundreds of fans filed past Berry, whose beloved cherry-red Gibson guitar…

Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi Goes From Raising Hell to Holy Music – NBCNews.com

Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017

For half a century, Tony Iommi’s ominous guitar riffs propelled the dark, apocalyptic sound of Black Sabbath. Now the high priest of heavy metal has taken his music in an unexpected direction — to church. Instead of the Satanic imagery that figured in so many Sabbath songs, Iommi has drawn inspiration from The Bible — specifically Psalm 133 — to produce a haunting choral composition called “How Good It is”…

Chuck Berry: Music legend given rock ‘n’ roll sendoff – Fox News

Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017

ST. LOUIS –  Family, friends and fans paid their final respects to the rock `n’ roll legend Chuck Berry on Sunday, celebrating the life and career of a man who inspired countless guitarists and bands. The celebration began with a public viewing at The Pageant, a music club in Berry’s hometown of St. Louis where he often played. Hundreds of fans filed past Berry, whose beloved cherry-red Gibson guitar…

Review: Diving Deep Into Staud’s Kaleidoscopic Music – New York Times

Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017

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Yuja Wang: ‘If the music is beautiful and sensual, why not dress to fit’? – The Guardian

Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017

There are two Yuja Wangs. Or so you might think. One is the young Chinese pianist whose virtuosity and musical intelligence place her in the top echelon of performers. The other is an elfin, spiky-haired fashionista courted by Armani and Rolex, who has a zany wit and delights in appearing before concert audiences in itsy bitsy dresses and five-inch heels. This split identity is not of her making. Young classical…

Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi Goes From Raising Hell to Holy Music … – NBCNews.com

Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017

For half a century, Tony Iommi’s ominous guitar riffs propelled the dark, apocalyptic sound of Black Sabbath. Now the high priest of heavy metal has taken his music in an unexpected direction — to church. Instead of the Satanic imagery that figured in so many Sabbath songs, Iommi has drawn inspiration from The Bible — specifically Psalm 133 — to produce a haunting choral composition called “How Good It is”…

Jay Z pulls most of his music from Spotify – MarketWatch

Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017

Rapper and entrepreneur Jay Z — who also owns the streaming music service Tidal — has pulled the bulk of his music catalog from rival Spotify AB. The hip-hop star made the move Friday, according to Billboard, removing songs from his 12 studio albums and leaving only two collaboration albums with R. Kelly and a handful of collaboration singles available…

Music legend Chuck Berry remembered in rock ‘n’ roll style – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Posted: Sunday, April 09, 2017

ST. LOUIS — Family, friends and fans paid their final respects to the rock ‘n’ roll legend Chuck Berry on Sunday, celebrating the life and career of a man who inspired countless guitarists and bands. The celebration began with a public viewing at The Pageant, a music club in Berry’s hometown of St. Louis where he often played. Hundreds of fans filed past Berry, whose beloved cherry-red Gibson guitar was…

Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi Goes From Raising Hell to Holy Music – NBCNews.com

Posted: Sunday, April 09, 2017

For half a century, Tony Iommi’s ominous guitar riffs propelled the dark, apocalyptic sound of Black Sabbath. Now the high priest of heavy metal has taken his music in an unexpected direction — to church. Instead of the Satanic imagery that figured in so many Sabbath songs, Iommi has drawn inspiration from The Bible — specifically Psalm 133 — to produce a haunting choral composition called “How Good It is”…

Review: Diving Deep Into Staud’s Kaleidoscopic Music – New York Times

Posted: Sunday, April 09, 2017

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Mother invents silicon guard to save rugby players from curse of cauliflower ear – Telegraph.co.uk

Posted: Sunday, April 09, 2017

It is from there that Caulear Protection Ear Shields are manufactured. Ms Phillips said the shields can help prevent ear injuries and trauma, as well as protect ear cartilage. They can be used in all impact sports such as wrestling, rugby, boxing, cricket and water polo. She said: “Connor played rugby from mini rugby. From he was wee he was always having to have head gear on and gloves and…

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