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How Rob Sheffield Cut to the Heart of David Bowie Fandom for ‘On Bowie’

Few things bring us together like the loss of a cultural icon, the ones whose impact is immeasurable by human standards. When David Bowie died, we all felt gravity pulling us back to Earth, our heads yanked from the clouds, our hearts a little heavier.  1,166 more words


Gliss Riffer. Dan Deacon


When we think about Dan Deacon is inevitable think if he is better in album or live: in album is easier listen the textures of his music, but live he is a showman: he creates an atmosphere of charm and people frequently dance following the beats of his music, while sometimes he down with the crowd for dance with his public. 532 more words


August 9, 2016 ~ Today in Music History

• 1874 ~ Reynaldo Hahn, Venezuelan-born French composer, conductor and music critic

• 1902 ~ Solomon Cutner, Classical pianist. A virtuoso performer, he played Tchaikovsky’s… 401 more words


Are there a concept of electronic music?

Are there a definition or concept of electronic music? When oneself think in electronic music there are a lot of groups so different in mind: from Daft Punk, to Giorgio Moroder, from Jean Michel Jarre to CHVRCHES, from Jamie xx to Deadmau5, from Dan Deacon to Kraftwerk, from Martin Solveig to Jon Hopkins, from Skrillex to Aphex Twin… What have in common this different artists? 468 more words


Looking Back On Bob Dylan

If we just look at the man’s best work, we can easily ascribe him the traits of a Titan. Like legends, myths, and even gods, they transcend above the level of relation to become superhuman. 1,359 more words


Day 40 – Fallen Angels – 2016

This has been the most beautiful, surprising, and peaceful way to end this retrospective. Fallen Angels and Shadows In The Night, both. One follows the other, and neither is forsaken for it. 372 more words


July 30, 2016 ~ Today in Music History

• 1899 ~ Gerald Moore, British pianist and accompanist

• 1909 ~ Adolph Baller, Pianist

• 1926 ~ Martin Bookspan, American music critic, administrator and broadcaster… 342 more words