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Montreal International Jazz Festival: Brian Wilson, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Oliver Jones on tap

Let’s get the irresponsible speculation out of the way: Will members of Arcade Fire help close out the Montreal International Jazz Festival’s 37th edition?

The stage seems set for that to happen, but even if it doesn’t come to pass, the festival has a corker of a finale lined up for July 9, when the Preservation Hall Jazz Band headlines Théâtre Maisonneuve of Place des Arts. 1,076 more words


New Music Monday - April 25, 2016

Alright, back to chipping away at the monolith that is MODERN MUSIC. I read some tweets that said that the only people who should be writing about that new Beyonce thing are black women, and I’m inclined to be fine with that. 760 more words


Pop Forecast for April 18: The Huntsman: Winter’s War, Game of Thrones and more

Chris Lackner

“You don’t need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows,” Bob Dylan sang. But these days, a guide through the seemingly endless flurry of pop culture offerings is just what we need. 913 more words


My Music Collection: W is for...

Well, this one is going to be the last longish list of these so get on with it man, W is for…

Various Artists – Wild At Heart (soundtrack) 400 more words


Rufus Wainwright--One Man Guy

It’s not uncommon for someone to do a cover as a laugh.  They take a song that another artist put their all into, then cover it ironically, either because of the style or the content. 138 more words


Η Florence Welch τραγουδά Shakespeare!

Ο Rufus Wainright επέλεξε να μελοποιήσει 9 από τα συνολικά 154 σονέτα που είχε γράψει ο William Shakespeare τον 16ο αιώνα, και ετοίμασε με την βοήθεια του παραγωγού … 22 more words