Tyler Bates is definitely a role model as a composer, songwriter, and producer in the competitive category of scoring in the film industry He is the composer of Guardians of the Galaxy which has become the highest grossing movie of 2014
With a lineup including The National, Lorde, Nas and the Roots, The Replacements, Childish Gambino, Twenty One Pilots, and The 1975 it's no wonder Boston Calling Music Festival's Fall installment was another success
Chicago Opera Theater presents an obscure adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy with its usual striking production and consistently high musical values, but also with its usual troubling experimental aspects as well
The Moody Blues are 50! At Ravinia for their "Timeless Flight" tour, Graeme Edge, Justin Hayward and John Lodge have aged like fine wine--a little smoother, a little richer, a little melllower--just as delicious
"The Adventures of Velvet Prozak" Pilot (30 Minutes) and Live performance from D33 BOT & VELVET PROZAK premiering their music video single, "Gravity" At The Sofitel Hotel,8555 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA. September 17, 2014 from 7:00 PM to 2:00 AM.
In Black literature, the “must-read” was Ralph Ellison. In all of music the “must” is legendary jazz genius and innovator, Charlie "Yardbird” Parker. Montae Russell (ER) is a heart wrenching“Bird” at the Attic Theatre in Culver City.
Legends rocked the house at Ravinia on Tuesday night, with hometown favorites Buddy Guy and Mavis Staples treating festival-goers to three and a half hours of foot-stomping, head-bopping, hand-clapping, soulful blues, gospel and rock.
Walk into must-see Oscar-winner Alex Gibney’s sprawling yet painstakingly comprehensive study of inspired super-star and social activist, Nigerian musician Fela Kuti, and you will emerge dancing and thinking and playing his music ever after.