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How a funky Harlem music fest became the ‘Black Woodstock’

When Freddie Stone, Sly’s brother, played the Harlem Cultural Festival as guitarist and co-founder of Sly and the Family Stone in the summer of 1969, it was not...

How a funky Harlem music fest became the ‘Black Woodstock’

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No Location, Tickets TBD and 1 Act Down: All the Problems Plaguing Woodstock 50 After the Fyre Fest Debacle Peace, love and strife. On January 9, 2019, it was officially announced that Woodstock 50 would be happening, a 50th anniversary three-day concert event that would commemorate the......
15:26, 06/16/2019

Big music fest abruptly ended over fraud suspicion, security BRUSSELS (AP) — A music festival in Belgium featuring major stars like rapper Cardi B has come to an abrupt end amid security concerns and a fraud investigation. VestiVille was canceled Friday, the start of the three-day event, with thousands of fest...
18:52, 06/29/2019

Music event canceled over security, fraud concerns; compared to Fyre fest fiasco A three-day concert in Belgium that was slated to feature stars like Cardi B, Jason Derulo and Ja Rule abruptly ended before it began, and local officials have opened a fraud investigation, leading to comparisons with the 2017 Fyre Festival, the fail...
03:39, 06/30/2019

Judge: Woodstock music festival can license its name to pot A judge says the owners of the Woodstock music festival name can license it to create a marijuana brand marking the 50th anniversary of the famed gathering....
03:13, 07/30/2019

Jay-Z, John Fogerty pull out of Woodstock 50 music festival Rap superstar Jay-Z has pulled out of the troubled Woodstock 50 music festival that is supposed to take place next month, a person with knowledge of the matter said on Friday....
00:13, 07/27/2019

Woodstock 50 music festival called off due to 'unforeseen setbacks' The troubled Woodstock 50 anniversary music festival planned for August was officially canceled on Wednesday, with organizers blaming a series of "unforeseen setbacks."...
00:00, 08/01/2019

Woodstock 50 loses site for anniversary music festival The owners of a site hosting a festival to mark the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock festival have pulled out, in the latest setback for the three-day event....
00:52, 06/11/2019

50th anniversary of Woodstock music festival celebrated Ringo Starr, Arlo Guthrie and the Edgar Winter Brand performed this week at a concert in upstate New York, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival....
22:13, 08/17/2019

How Music Festivals Became a Massive Business in the 50 Years Since Woodstock Sleeping in a tent for days to catch a glimpse of Beyoncé making history at Coachella. Crowding into a park for a surprise performance that turns out to be Dolly Parton at the Newport Folk Festival. As music festivals have taken off in popular...
01:13, 08/15/2019

Woodstock 50 loses NY site for anniversary music festival The troubled Woodstock 50 music festival on Monday lost the site of a planned anniversary event in August, the latest setback for the weekend marking the famed 1969 "peace and music" festival....
00:13, 06/11/2019

Celebrating black masculinity in Harlem When British designer Ozwald Boateng announced he'd be staging a fashion show about "AI," most people assumed he was talking about artificial intelligence....
13:00, 05/07/2019

In photos: Woodstock turns 50: A look back at the legendary music festival Ringo Starr, Arlo Guthrie and the Edgar Winter Brand performed August 16 to 19, 2019, at a concert at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, in upstate New York, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival....
18:00, 08/19/2019

Woodstock 50 music festival officially cancelled weeks before event The troubled 50th anniversary event planned for August in Maryland has been officially called offThe troubled Woodstock 50th anniversary music festival planned for August was officially canceled on Wednesday, with organizers blaming a series of “unfo...
16:00, 08/01/2019

Is Woodstock 50 the Next Fyre Festival? All the Clues That Have Music Fans Talking Peace, love and no music? That's the question pop culture fans may be asking themselves after news broke that two of Woodstock 50's headliners have pulled out of the music......
13:13, 07/31/2019

Is Woodstock 50 the Next Fyre Festival? Music Event Is Officially Canceled UPDATE: Woodstock 50 has been canceled, co-founder Michael Lang announced on Wednesday. "We are saddened that a series of unforeseen setbacks has made it impossible to put on the......
00:26, 08/01/2019

Tinder launches 'festival mode' feature for music fest hookups The popular mobile dating application announced plans to roll out “Festival Mode” this summer.        ...
15:00, 05/13/2019

On every Harlem corner: big money and bulldozers threaten black history In a personal essay, a historian considers an existential threat to the New York neighborhood he calls homeIn New York in 1975, Jacqueline Kennedy was worried about a plan to destroy Grand Central Terminal. Related: Extra-mural studies: why students ...
14:00, 06/23/2019

After 'Storm Area 51' gets 2 million RSVPs, its creator announces alien-themed music fest What's Alienstock? A celebration of aliens that promises surprise performances, art installations and camping, according to the website.        ...
04:13, 08/13/2019

At Harlem Eat Up, Harlem’s Food Scene Showcases Its Proud Culinary History—and Its Future Every great soul food plate is symphonic in nature. There’s the rich medley of textures and flavor profiles: the satisfying, savory crunch of fried chicken skin, giving way to the juicy, slick meat underneath. The electric orange comfort of candied y...
18:13, 06/03/2019

Man says he killed black teen for listening to rap music. Activists want #JusticeforElijah Michael Paul Adams admitted to police he killed a 17-year-old black teen at a Circle K Thursday because the teenager was listening to rap music.        ...
21:00, 07/08/2019

The ‘whitewashing’ of Black music: A dark chapter in rock history Many Black songwriters barely made a dime off of their creative work, while white musicians found radio airtime, fame, money, and notoriety, writes Chris Jancelewicz....
22:26, 07/30/2019

Miley Cyrus Debuts Catchy New Music Video As Black Mirror's Ashley O Forget Miley and Hannah, because Ashley O is catchy as hell. Cyrus appeared in an episode of the new season of Black Mirror as pop star Ashley O, a purple wigged singer who loves a......
22:39, 06/13/2019

Rapper Kodak Black facing federal gun charge after arrest at Miami music festival Kodak Black, who was arrested Saturday before a show, was charged with making a false statement while trying to purchase a gun.        ...
20:26, 05/14/2019

Renault's Kangoo Be Bop was a Funky French Envoy XUV If you’re a French florist, you might think you’ve got plenty of choices when it comes to small vans. And you’d largely be right, at least until it comes time to deliver the weekly shipment of extra-tall Birds of Paradise to the reclusive heiress in ...
21:00, 08/10/2019

Dr. John, funky New Orleans musician, dies at 77 NEW ORLEANS — Dr. John, the New Orleans musician who blended black and white musical styles with a hoodoo-infused stage persona and gravelly bayou drawl, died Thursday, his family said. He was 77. In a statement released through his publicist, the fa...
03:13, 06/07/2019

Get Rid of the Funky Smell In Your House and Destress With This $13 Essential Oil Diffuser The last thing that you want after a long day is to walk into a home that smells bad. You can totally avoid that with an essential oil diffuser. Rather than having your apartment smell like last night’s dinner, it can instead smell like tea tree or e...
20:52, 05/07/2019

New 2020 Nissan Juke set for hybrid tech and funky look News 6 Jun, 2019 The new Nissan Juke is set to boast hybrid technology, and maybe even a pure EV. Our exclusive images preview how it could look...
14:52, 06/06/2019

Mike Dunn: the funky freak still uniting rap and house A thwarted deal with P Diddy left the Chicago house star ‘in a real dismal place’. But by reconnecting with the propulsive hip-house genre that he pioneered, he’s bounced back brighter‘Well all right, you squares …” So begins Mike Dunn’s 1995 house c...
16:13, 06/18/2019

‘Dr. John,’ funky New Orleans ‘night-tripper’ musician, dies NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The family of the Louisiana-born musician known as Dr. John says the celebrated singer and piano player who blended black and white musical influence with a hoodoo-infused stage persona and gravelly bayou drawl, has died. He was 77...
01:39, 06/07/2019

Check Out (Marky) Mark Wahlberg's Funky & Fun Movie Roles Throughout the Last Two Decades Cheers to Marky Mark and his funky (and fun) bunch of movie roles! Today, Mark Wahlberg turns 48 years old and boy oh boy the man is just getting better with age. Sure, we will forever be......
21:39, 06/05/2019

Quentin Tarantino fights the future in his funky, meandering, elegiac Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood A few years ago, Quentin Tarantino announced, with typical stop-the-presses grandiosity, that he would officially stop making movies after completing his 10th feature. It remains to be seen if American cinema’s reigning rock-star auteur will make goo...
20:39, 05/22/2019

New Star Wars Characters, Funky Planet Names, and Teases of Rey and Kylo's Force Bond in The Rise of Skywalker Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker centers around closing the decades-long Skywalker saga and paving the way for a new generation of heroes. Therefore, it only makes sense that the film is bursting with new and returning characters, including Keri Russ...
21:39, 05/22/2019

Amazon Music Unlimited is growing faster than Apple Music or Spotify, report says Enlarge / An Amazon Echo smart speaker. (credit: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images) Amazon grew its Music Unlimited streaming service by more than 70% in the past year, according to data by Midia Research published by the Financial Times. The serv...
17:13, 07/12/2019

College music department resurrects long-lost funk music PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A college music department has helped resurrect the music of a largely forgotten Philadelphia funk band and is hoping to discover more gems in its archives. Going through thousands of donated tapes, a band called the Nat Turner Re...
13:13, 06/27/2019

Warner Chappell Music acquires Gene Autry Music Group Warner Chappell Music announced on Thursday that it has acquired the 1,500-plus songs of the Gene Autry Music Group. The “Singing Cowboy’s” catalogue includes the holiday standard “Here Comes Santa Claus,” as well as Autry’s signature song, “Back In ...
04:52, 05/31/2019

YouTube Music just got a crazy new feature that Spotify and Apple Music can’t copy Spotify and Apple Music are the two dominant forces in music streaming at the moment, but they are far from the only options available. One of the other big names in streaming is YouTube Music, and while it may not be able to compete with Apple and S...
18:00, 07/19/2019

YouTube and Universal Music are teaming up to remaster 1,000 classic music videos We all love revisiting classic music videos from time to time, but it's safe to say that many older clips don't hold up quite as well as they should – largely due to being made for TV viewing in the standard definition era.YouTube an...
05:00, 06/20/2019

Garmin Forerunner 245 Music review: Powerful running watch with integrated music and extensive customization Garmin continues to roll out integrated music support to its line of GPS sports watches, along with a refined user interface and the best smartphone app of any sports watch. The Forerunner 245 Music is an outstanding sports watch for the masses and i...
15:52, 04/30/2019

YouTube and Universal Music Group are remastering old music videos YouTube is perhaps the single biggest public repository of music videos, but many are bit outdated, with visuals and audio designed for old TVs with single speakers, and others that could use a bit of an upgrade too. Many videos from major artists wi...
18:26, 06/19/2019

OZY Fest canceled due to NYC heatwave OZY Fest, a two-day music and cultural event set for New York's Central Park, was canceled due to this weekend's anticipated heatwave, organizers said....
14:52, 07/20/2019

Yankees and Red Sox in run-fest but London may need more convincing Amid a mix of hot dogs and Pimm’s New York’s and Boston’s finest put on an eye-catching game in Major League Baseball’s first competitive fixture in EuropeThe two-foot long, £24 “Boomstick” hot dog. The mascot race won by a giant-headed Freddie Mercu...
02:26, 06/30/2019

The Glow Up Goes to NOLA: How Do You Dress for Essence Fest? I’ve traveled the world and been to multiple parts of the Caribbean and Africa, but I don’t think I’ve never been on a plane as black as the one I boarded to attend Essence Fest....
20:13, 07/04/2019

Missy Elliott Performed At Essence Fest and We Are All Better Because of It Last night, my life was changed. I witnessed Melissa “Missy” Arnette Elliott perform and the quality of my existence has been upgraded for the better....
20:13, 07/06/2019

Man Dies At Tomorrowland Electro Fest In Belgium A man attending Belgium's Tomorrowland festival, one of the world's biggest electronic music events, collapsed and was later declared dead in hospital, organisers and medical sources said Saturday....
20:00, 07/20/2019

The Glow Up Goes to NOLA, Day 3: That Voodoo That Essence Fest Do As our days in New Orleans progress, it’s easier and easier to see why the Essence Festival has chosen the city has its home for almost all of its 25 years. Aside from the beauty, history, and incredible food, there is an unparalleled warmth and hosp...
00:26, 07/07/2019

Cannes critics let rip at Kechiche's three-hour twerk-fest A three-and-a-half hour, largely plotless movie set in a nightclub, featuring girls twerking from every angle and a 13-minute explicit sex scene in the toilet, claimed the dubious honour as the most universally panned film at Cannes on Friday....
19:26, 05/24/2019

How to watch Fyter Fest: live stream the AEW PVV online from anywhere Following the success of All Elite Wrestling’s debut Double or Nothing event over Memorial Day Weekend, the promotion is back with its second event...AEW Fyter Fest. As it looks to build momentum to try and take on the might and money of the W...
02:26, 06/30/2019

AL nips NL in All-Star Game that wasn’t just a homer-fest CLEVELAND — This felt like a cool glass of lemonade on a hot day. The only sensory overload at this All-Star Game resulted from genuine emotion. Tired of the Home Run Derby that baseball has become? If the Midsummer Classic didn’t quite cure your fev...
08:00, 07/10/2019

Cannes film fest 2019: The tops and the flops Jim Jarmusch and Quentin Tarantino got red carpet buzz, but who are the top contenders for the prestigious Palme d'Or award on Saturday? A look at the highlights of this year's film festival....
11:39, 05/24/2019

In photos: The B-52s, Pitbull perform at Kaaboo Texas fest Musicians across genres perform at the inaugural KAABOO Texas festival from May 10 through May 12, 2019, in Arlington, Texas. The three-day festival included music, art, comedy acts and gourmet food....
23:00, 05/13/2019

Fyter Fest a big moment for the marriage of esports and wrestling Fighting game tournament CEO put on a wrestling exhibition in 2018, but this year, tournament organizer Alex Jebailey wanted to go bigger. It's safe to say he did....
01:39, 06/30/2019

All Boys Aren’t Blue: A Black Queer Man Writes About Black Queer Life for Black Queer Kids With All Boys Aren’t Blue, George Johnson is the latest at-bat in what is shaping up to be a burgeoning, yet bountiful genre, that of black queer men coming of age. Yet, unlike Darnell Moore’s No Ashes in the Fire or Michael Arceneaux’s I Can’t Date...
23:00, 06/06/2019

A$AP Rocky to headline Western USC’s Purple Fest despite assault conviction A day after American rapper A$AP Rocky was convicted of assault, the University Students' Council has confirmed he will still headline Purple Fest 2019. ...
15:39, 08/16/2019

Patagonia Lake State Park to host Mariachi Fest Patagonia Lake State Park map / Courtesy: Arizona State Parks PHOENIX – Patagonia Lake State Park will be holding the annual Mariachi Festival on May 18. The event will be from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., at 400 Patagonia Lake Rd. Gates will open at 7 a.m. Peo...
19:39, 05/07/2019

The A.V. Club braved the heat (and an evacuation) for the 2019 Pitchfork Fest Pitchfork Music Festival was full of surprises this year, not the least of which was in the weather: scorching afternoons gave way to thunderstorm evacuations, then afternoon downpours brought on breezy, sunny evenings. The music side was just as unp...
03:26, 07/23/2019

‘The Father’ wins Karlovy Vary film fest’s top prize ‘The Father,’ a film directed by Bulgarian filmmaking duo Kristina Grozeva and Petar Valchanov, wins top prize at the 54th edition of an international film festival in the Czech spa town of Karlovy Vary...
01:52, 07/07/2019

‘Let’s Go’: I Watched the First 12 Minutes of Queen & Slim at Essence Fest. Damn. “Black people don’t live, they survive,” Lena Waithe uttered to an eager audience of Essence Fest patrons who had just witnessed something that left us wanting more. That line not only reflects reality but embodies the upcoming film she wrote, Queen ...
23:39, 07/08/2019

Fest drops Peter Yarrow over ‘indecent liberties’ sentence A music festival has disinvited folk singer Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Mary over his 1970 jail sentence for indecent liberties with a 14-year-old girl...
18:26, 07/03/2019

New Orleans Jazz Fest 2019 in photos: Scenes from the Big Easy This year, the historic New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival celebrates its 50th year of music and revelry. Click through for all the best photos.        ...
02:13, 04/29/2019

Czech film fest to honor US actresses Moore, Clarkson PRAGUE (AP) — The international film international at the Czech spa of Karlovy Vary will honor U.S. Oscar-winning actress Julianne Moore for her outstanding contribution to world cinema. Moore, who won the 2015 Oscar for best actress for her performa...
17:00, 06/11/2019

Blue Grass Stockyards Beef BBQ Fest Sizzles On Saturday LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Some folks in Lexington got the chance to enjoy some great food at the second annual Blue Grass Stockyards Beef BBQ Fest on Saturday. Check out the Blue Grass Stockyard BBQ Fest. Our @BillMeck is out there now judging...
07:52, 06/16/2019

Bikini Kill, The Raconteurs, and The B-52s headline this year's Riot Fest With Lollapalooza having evolved into its final form as a Top 40 festival and Pitchfork’s annual gathering mostly a celebration of the hottest new talent, Riot Fest has emerged as a Chicago destination for rock, punk, and nostalgia acts. Previous yea...
19:26, 05/29/2019

Playlist: Anders Osborne's New Orleans Jazz Fest favorites Ahead of Jazz Fest -- and in celebration of his new album "Buddha and the Blues" -- Osborne shared a playlist of favorite artists from the Big Easy.        ...
19:39, 04/28/2019

Okay, so Michael Cohen, The Situation, and the Fyre Fest guy all walk into the same federal prison… Earlier this afternoon, the U.S. Bureau of Prisons announced where Michael Cohen—the former Donald Trump “fixer” who briefly became the collective darling of the American people with his heartwarming, only moderately self-serving testimony in front o...
03:52, 05/04/2019

| WATCH: Flying high - Vietnam hot air balloon fest woos enthusiasts Rainbow-coloured hot air balloons ferry giddy visitors over Vietnam's ancient city of Hue for a festival organisers hope will kickstart a passion for flying in the tourist hotspot....
06:52, 04/29/2019

Flipkart Month-End Mobiles Fest Sale: Best Offers on Mobile Phones Flipkart is offering discounts on mobile phones during its Month-End Mobiles Fest sale this week. The sale will continue through May 31 and will offer discounts on a number of popular smartphones....
09:52, 05/29/2019

New York Yankees 17-13 Boston Red Sox: MLB London Series kicks off with run-fest and record crowd The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox warned new British fans not to expect 30 runs every game after serving up an offensive explosion in the first Major League Baseball game to be played in Europe....
10:39, 06/30/2019

The Biggest Party of the Year, Made Even Better—Essence Fest Just Booked Our Forever First Lady! What a time to be alive—and what a year to be at Essence Fest! The annual convention of black girl magic just announced a major coup: Essence’s December/January cover girl, Michelle Obama will be making her Essence Fest debut on July 6, 2019 at the L...
22:13, 05/16/2019

Jojo Rabbit leads Fantastic Fest 2019's killer first wave of programming There are two kinds of film festivals: Fantastic Fest, and everything else. Now in its 15th year, the Alamo Drafthouse’s annual film festival in Austin is like a rowdy, beer-flavored oasis for cinephiles, and you need look no further than this year’s...
22:52, 07/30/2019

Multiple victims in active shooter situation at California food fest: reports Police are responding to an active shooter situation — with multiple victims — at a food festival in California, according to cops. “Holy s–t I had just left the Gilroy Garlic Festival when some guy started shooting up the pla...
04:39, 07/29/2019

Alexa Chung Fetes Barbour Collab With “Simply The Fest” Pub Quiz Before Glastonbury Held at The Albion in Dalston, Chung circulated a crowd including Daisy Lowe, Mary Charteris and Henry Holland, before helping compere Nick Grimshaw with props for the rounds...
11:00, 06/21/2019

CMA Fest 2019: Dierks Bentley honors Granger Smith and more moments you missed from Night 3 Tim McGraw brings the heat, Miranda Lambert plays new music and Keith Urban makes a surprise appearance at Night 3 of CMA Fest 2019        ...
01:00, 06/10/2019

Apple Music vs Spotify: the music streaming titans go head-to-head The music world has always been about rivalries. There's  Taylor Swift vs. Kanye, Tupac vs. Biggie, Eminem vs... everyone? Now, you can add a new rivalry to the mix: Spotify vs Apple Music. While there are any number of streaming servi...
21:26, 06/05/2019

In Harlem and on Broadway, The Temptations get their due The Temptations, whose string of hits in the 1960s and 1970s are being celebrated in a Tony-nominated show on Broadway, got a star on the Apollo Theatre's Walk of Fame in Harlem on Friday....
08:26, 06/08/2019

Rachel Bloom, June Diane Raphael, and Casey Wilson shine in this summer's Rom Com Fest lineup This June, Los Angeles will be the home of the first Rom Com Fest, a new film festival celebrating the genre once dominated by Meg Ryan, Jennifer Lopez, and, for one very brief moment, Eddie Murphy. From June 20 through 23, fans can enjoy a packed li...
23:26, 05/07/2019

11-year-old boy shot in leg in East Harlem An 11-year-old boy was shot in the left leg by a stray bullet in East Harlem Sunday afternoon, police said. The shooting happened at 3:22 p.m. near the intersection of Madison Ave and E. 108th Street, cops said. Police sources told The Post the boy w...
23:39, 07/21/2019

Motorcyclist dies in Harlem crash One person died in a Harlem motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon, authorities said. The biker was traveling south on the Harlem River Drive near Exit 23 around 2:40 p.m. when he collided with the divider and was thrown from the motorcycle, officials s...
14:27, 08/11/2019

Man shot in the face twice — and survives — in Harlem A man was shot in the face twice and survived, police said. The early Saturday shooting was one of two violent incidents just blocks from each other in Harlem, where a second shooting victim died of his injuries. The first victim, 22, was shot in the...
19:26, 06/15/2019

Gay pride flag set on fire again outside Harlem bar Someone set a gay pride flag alight outside Harlem’s Alibi Lounge early Monday — a month after several rainbow banners were torched in front of the same bar, according to police. The flag was set on fire around 12:45 a.m. outside of the l...
15:39, 07/08/2019

Cops looking for another suspect in Harlem cop dousing The NYPD on Wednesday released a new image of one of the suspects who doused a cop with water in Harlem and flinged a bucket at his head. The suspect appears shirtless in the photo wearing a backwards baseball cap, shorts and a gold chain. He’s...
07:00, 07/25/2019

Teen boy shot dead in Harlem A 15-year-old boy was fatally shot at a Harlem housing project Friday night, police said. Jeremiah Draper, who lived in the development, was found with a gunshot wound to his head at about 9:35 p.m. behind a building at the Saint Nicholas Houses at 2...
06:52, 05/18/2019

55-year-old man fatally struck by BMW in Harlem A man was fatally struck by a BMW early Saturday in Harlem, police said. The 55-year-old was crossing Lenox Avenue near West 112th Street shortly after 4 a.m. when he was struck by a 2013 gold BMW. The victim, whose name was not immediately released ...
17:00, 05/25/2019

The Case for Reparations? All Hell Breaks Loose After AfroFuture Fest Charges White People Double to Attend Throughout the course of 2019, it seems like everyone and their mother has unveiled their stance on reparations. From Democratic presidential candidates to Georgetown students, to riveting House testimonies, to Senate Majority Leader Mitch “We Electe...
23:39, 07/08/2019

Suicides Among Black Children Are at Crisis Levels. The Congressional Black Caucus Aims to Do Something About It The rise in the suicide rate for black children ages 5 to 12 is an overlooked national emergency, according to a panel convened by the Congressional Black Caucus on the eve of Mental Health Awareness Month....
21:52, 05/02/2019

Uber announces major Black and Black SUV enhancements, including Quiet Mode Uber Black and Uber Black SUV, the original luxury experiences, are getting consistent improvements in the United States this week. Apparently, many customers have requested top-notch service and premium comfort when using these experiences, and Uber...
11:52, 05/15/2019

'You don't have to look black to be black': The complex racial identity of a tiny Ohio town - video In the remote Ohio town of East Jackson, which sits in the Appalachian foothills, residents have for decades identified as black – despite the fact they appear white. Tom Silverstone and Francisco Navas visit a place where residents' racial lines hav...
22:00, 07/25/2019

Watch: White Security Guard Pulls Gun on Black Cop in Full Uniform Because the Black Cop Had a Gun An Ohio police officer in full uniform, you know, the uniform that clearly identifies him as a police officer and as such gives him reason to have a radio, taser, and gun, faced some scary and tense moments when a security guard pulled a gun on him a...
20:39, 07/14/2019

Harlem apartment fire kills family of 6 A fire that began in the kitchen of a fifth-floor Harlem apartment killed a family of two adults and four children overnight Wednesday, New York City officials said....
01:26, 05/09/2019

$3.5B Fordham Landing project going up near Harlem River Another industrial wasteland along the Harlem River waterfront in The Bronx is on its way to a face-lift. The $3.5 billion mixed-use Fordham Landing project is planned to rise between the Harlem River and the Major Deegan Expressway. Developer Dynami...
04:52, 05/22/2019

Thieves mug 90-year-old man inside Harlem building A pair of thieves robbed a 90-year-old man of his wallet and cash in his Harlem apartment building, police said Thursday. The suspects approached the senior citizen in the elevator of the building near East 124th Street and Madison Avenue at about 5 ...
09:13, 05/17/2019

Man fatally shot while leaving Harlem deli A Bronx man was gunned down as he left a corner store in Upper Manhattan on Monday evening, police said. Leroy Phinazee, 29, was shot in the neck and shoulder during a fight at about 7 p.m. inside the Funfair Deli on Lenox Avenue near 137th Street, c...
11:00, 06/25/2019

We've been to a marvelous party: when gay Harlem met queer Britain Thirty years before Stonewall, in New York’s black Bohemia, a thriving, sometimes controversial cultural exchange occurredLong before the Stonewall rebellion, well before anyone ever dared fight for gay liberation or celebrate Pride, an LGBTQ identit...
09:26, 06/30/2019

34-year-old dead after being shot twice in the back in Harlem A 34-year-old man died Sunday morning after being shot twice in the back in Harlem, cops said. The man, whose name was not released because his family had not been told, was shot on St. Nicholas Avenue, near W. 124th Street, around 3:45 p.m., accordi...
21:26, 08/04/2019

Arsonist burns gay pride flags outside Harlem bar At least one arsonist set two gay-pride flags on fire in front of a Harlem bar just before the start of Pride Month, police said — an act Gov. Cuomo condemned. Cops were called at around 12:20 a.m. Friday to Alibi Lounge on West 139th Street near Ada...
06:26, 06/02/2019

Pet dog also perished in Harlem fire that killed mom and 5 kids The Harlem apartment fire that killed a mom and her five kids also slayed the family’s dog, relatives and sources say. The pet — a 2-year-old Yorkie named Penny — was found dead in one of the Frederick Samuel Houses unit’s bedrooms ...
20:26, 05/10/2019

27-year-old man dead in East Harlem shooting A 27-year-old man died Sunday after being shot in the chest in East Harlem, cops said. The shooting, which cops said appeared to escalate from a domestic dispute, occurred around 5:30 a.m. in a housing complex on East 102nd Street and 1st Avenue. The...
18:13, 05/26/2019

Robin Thede on A Black Lady Sketch Show and why Black women will survive the end of the world 2019 has been a banner year for sketch comedy series—first, Netflix released the hilarious and highly experimental I Think You Leave With Tim Robinson, then Comedy Central debuted the subversive and smartly funny Alternatino With Arturo Castro. On F...
19:52, 08/03/2019

2019 CMT Music Awards: Everything you need to know about the country music awards show The CMT Music Awards air live at 7 p.m. on CMT on Wednesday. See who's performing and who's up for awards.        ...
16:26, 06/05/2019

Black Homebuyer Finds KKK Application in Cop's Home—Sheds New Light on Shooting Death of Black Man in 2009 Rob Mathis was ready to make an offer on the house—a grand 5-bedroom home sitting on 22 acres in the small town of Holton, Michigan. But during a recent tour of the property, a quick rundown of the home’s decor put Mathis and his wife, Reyna on edge:...
20:13, 08/10/2019

Black Homebuyer Finds KKK Application in Cop’s Home—Sheds New Light on Shooting Death of Black Man in 2009 Rob Mathis was ready to make an offer on the house—a grand five-bedroom home sitting on 22 acres in the small town of Holton, Michigan. But during a recent tour of the property, a quick rundown of the home’s decor put Mathis and his wife, Reyna on ed...
19:45, 08/11/2019

What’s on TV Tuesday: A Woodstock Doc and ‘Plus One’ A PBS film celebrates the can-do attitude at Woodstock ahead of the festival’s 50th anniversary. And a romantic comedy starring Maya Erskine arrives on Hulu....
07:26, 08/06/2019

The Root's 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 3: Kamala Harris Throws Black Voters Under the Bus(ing?) This week’s Root 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings is full of surprises. We have a new No. 1 after several candidates forgot that black people still matter, and a special guest power-ranking judge. This week, me (Dr. Jason Johnson, Politics Edit...
22:26, 07/11/2019

Top chef JJ Johnson wants to bring the spork back to Harlem At the new restaurant FieldTrip, the utensil of choice might send customers on a nostalgia trip. “We’re bringing back the spork!” says the fast-casual spot’s mastermind, James Beard Award semifinalist chef JJ Johnson. The spoon-fork hybrid is the per...
09:00, 07/10/2019

NYPD release image of suspect who drenched cop in Harlem The incident was one of the videos that popped up on social media this week that triggered a sharp response from NYPD’s chief of the department Tuesday morning at One Police Plaza....
03:52, 07/24/2019

6 dead, including 4 children, after apartment fire in Harlem Six people, including four children, were killed early Wednesday morning when a blaze tore through a Harlem NYCHA apartment building, police and fire officials said. The flames erupted in a fifth-floor apartment of the seven-story Fred Samuels Houses...
12:00, 05/08/2019

Ex-Harlem teacher who hid explosives in home gets 6 years in prison One of the twin brothers who were busted last year for keeping bomb-making materials in their Bronx apartment — a former Harlem Prep teacher who enlisted the help of students to make explosives — has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison....
01:39, 05/23/2019

Harlem teacher accused of lewd conversations with 18 students A former Harlem charter-school teacher allegedly had lewd communications with at least 18 students, claiming he did it “to be the cool teacher,” according to prosecutors and court papers. Jeffery Bryant, 25, was busted in March for asking a student f...
19:26, 05/02/2019

Someone finally bought Maya Angelou’s Harlem brownstone There’s a certain poetry to this multi-family Harlem brownstone, which formerly belonged to the late poet and activist Maya Angelou. This townhouse she owned, at 29 E. 129th St., was most recently on the market for $2.49 million and just sold, Gimme ...
04:39, 07/25/2019

Savile Row’s Ozwald Boateng debuts womenswear in Harlem Ozwald Boateng, the one-time wunderkind of London’s Savile Row, the bespoke tailor to the stars, filled the historic Apollo Theater to its rafters for a Harlem fashion show...
07:39, 05/06/2019

Man walking his dog shot and killed by gunman with rifle in Harlem A Manhattan man walking his dog on a street near his Harlem apartment was shot in the leg by a gunman with a rifle and later died of the wound, law-enforcement sources said. Winston McKay, 40, was walking his dog at about 2:20 a.m. Monday near Amster...
07:39, 06/12/2019

Cops ID suspect in Harlem stray-bullet slay The NYPD has identified the suspect who allegedly shot and killed an innocent bystander with a rifle on a Harlem street last week. Police said Tuesday that they are looking for Eric Bautista, 20, who allegedly aimed the weapon at a 26-year-old near A...
04:39, 06/19/2019

A Hotbed for Lacrosse? A School in Harlem Makes Its Case Frederick Douglass Academy in Harlem is playing for its third straight New York City boys’ lacrosse title. The team is a sign of progress for a sport seen as elite, suburban and mostly white....
12:00, 05/18/2019

Wrong man busted in shooting of innocent 11-year-old boy in Harlem Cops collared a man they thought shot an innocent 11-year-old boy in Harlem over the weekend — but he was the wrong guy. The man, 27, was in custody Wednesday afternoon on charges of attempted murder, felony assault and two counts of reckless e...
01:26, 07/25/2019

How former Harlem hustler Dapper Dan upended the fashion world In the 1980s, Daniel Day, better known as Dapper Dan, made a name for himself selling leather jackets and tracksuits emblazoned with bootleg Louis Vuitton, Gucci and Fendi logos. His Harlem boutique drew gangsters, athletes and hip-hop stars, from Mi...
21:00, 07/05/2019

Lightstone continues to snag properties along Harlem River Lightstone is gobbling up more of the Bronx waterfront along the Harlem River between East 138th and East 145th streets, where it will soon be able to develop 2 million square feet around an upcoming city park. The new contract is for a warehouse and...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Pedestrian killed by wrong-way driver in Harlem crash A pedestrian was fatally struck by a car going the wrong way down a Manhattan street Sunday afternoon, leaving two others injured, authorities said. A 71-year-old livery driver was traveling in the wrong direction down Frederick Douglass Blvd. near W...
00:39, 07/08/2019

Mom of Harlem shooting victim feared her 11-year-old son was paralyzed "The fact that he's only 11 and he can say, 'I got shot.' It doesn't make sense...I don't know what's going on with this world we're living in. It's dangerous and scary just to think about your children going outside."...
05:00, 07/23/2019

'Shopping while black': Yes, bias against black customers is real Name a store, and I’ll bet I can find a black person who has experienced discrimination there, writes Cassi Pittman ClaytorName a store, any store, from Fifth Avenue to Main Street, and I’ll bet that I can find a black person who has experienced disc...
09:39, 06/24/2019

Woodstock 50 is officially canceled The Woodstock 50 event that was proposed for August is off, organizers confirmed. The move follows a string of logistical and legal problems.        ...
05:39, 08/01/2019

JAY-Z reportedly bails on Woodstock 50 It feels like the wobbly dominos holding up Woodstock 50 have been toppling for a while now, but new reports forecasting the loss of headliners JAY-Z and John Fogerty could very well signal the beginning of the end for the troubled festival. AP quote...
20:52, 07/26/2019

Woodstock: A legend despite chaos After 50 years, the legendary festival is still considered a milestone of the 1960s peace movement. But it wasn't all flowers and love. DW looks at some of Woodstock's downfalls, both in 1969 and at revival festivals....
03:39, 08/14/2019

Woodstock’s Contradictions, 50 Years Later The 1969 festival was an epiphany and an indulgence. With five decades of hindsight, it still poses questions about the utopian ideals that surrounded it and our relationship to them today....
12:13, 08/05/2019

Woodstock 50: What has gone wrong and how it could still happen Though the 2019 Woodstock festival's planning began two years ago, organizers say, the event is scrambling to settle basic needs before time runs out.        ...
19:39, 05/03/2019

The Disastrous Woodstock 50: What Went Wrong? An announcement with no tickets. Four permit requests rejected by one small town. How the event celebrating the anniversary of a landmark rock festival crumbled....
05:39, 08/02/2019

The big picture: the highs of Woodstock Elliott Landy’s photograph of fans scaling the sound towers at the legendary music festival captures the freedom of the 60sThroughout the Woodstock music festival, which celebrates its 50th anniversary later this month, concert-goers scaled 70ft soun...
01:52, 08/05/2019

5 Woodstock Myths, Debunked Did Jimi Hendrix perform “The Star-Spangled Banner” for thousands, and did Joni Mitchell sing about her experience at the festival? A few key fact checks....
11:52, 08/07/2019

Woodstock 50 may be back on at new venue VERNON, N.Y. (AP) — A smaller Woodstock 50 festival could possibly be held at an upstate New York harness track and casino. Town of Vernon Supervisor Randy Watson tells the Poughkeepsie Journal that Woodstock 50 has applied for a permit to hold its c...
18:39, 06/24/2019

It is finished: Woodstock 50 goes up in smoke Woodstock 50 is dead. As dead as the flower power of the ‘60s. As dead as nu-metal’s chokehold over 1999. As dead as Ang Lee’s Taking Woodstock was at the box office....
04:26, 08/01/2019

Ozwald Boateng's colourful first womenswear show in Harlem – in pictures The bespoke couture designer Ozwald Boateng, one-time favourite of London’s Savile Row, has staged a show at the historic Apollo theater in New York to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance. Boateng treated his guests to an explos...
14:13, 05/06/2019

Shocking video shows moment man is shot in the stomach in Harlem Shocking surveillance footage released by cops shows the moment a Harlem man was shot in the stomach. The victim, 30, was standing with a group of people outside of 170 West 123rd St. about 4 a.m. Friday when the suspected gunman approached him from ...
18:15, 07/06/2019

Four children die in devastating Harlem apartment fire: 'They were beautiful kids' Two adults also died in the fire, which ravaged a city-owned building in New York overnight Six people, including four children, were killed Wednesday when an overnight fire ravaged an apartment in a city-owned Harlem building, fire and police offici...
15:00, 05/08/2019

Police: Harlem fire claims 6 lives, including 4 children HARLEM, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Fire Department says six people, including four children, were killed in an early morning blaze in a Harlem apartment building. Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro says they received a call reporting the blaze at 1:40 a.m....
14:52, 05/08/2019

You Got Next? Harlem’s Fashion Row Is Hosting Its 1st Designer Retreat—Presented by Nike When it comes to breaking through in the world of fashion, black designers remain at a disadvantage—which is why fashion lover Brandice Daniel founded Harlem’s Fashion Row (HFR), to give much-needed exposure and support the designers who need it most...
16:39, 05/14/2019

Harlem apartment fire that killed mom, 5 kids ruled an accident The city Medical Examiner has determined that the Harlem mom and her five kids who perished in a fire at their NYCHA apartment earlier this month all died from smoke inhalation and burns, and that the cause was accidental. The Office of the Chief Med...
22:13, 05/29/2019

Sister says mom who died with kids in Harlem fire was ‘bold’ and ‘confident’ The sister of the mom who died with four of her children in a horrific Harlem apartment fire remembered her Saturday as a kind-hearted and selfless person, quick to feed strangers and open up her home to anyone in need. “If she saw someone outside ho...
00:26, 05/12/2019

49-year-old man fatally struck by train in Harlem subway station A man was fatally struck by a train at a Harlem subway station Friday morning, an FDNY spokesperson said. The 49-year-old was approximately 20 feet inside the tunnel at 116th Street station around 9:35 a.m. when he was hit by an outgoing southbound N...
23:39, 08/02/2019

Cops release footage of man torching Harlem gay pride flag New footage released by cops Monday night shows a man torching a gay pride flag outside a Harlem bar early Monday — the second time in less than two months the nightspot’s rainbow-colored emblems were set ablaze. The surveillance video shows th...
05:39, 07/09/2019

The Sperminator’s 50th baby mama is a homeless 18-year-old from Harlem The Sperminator strikes again — this time donating his seed to an 18-year-old who lives in an East Harlem shelter. Her daughter, due July 12, will make it number 50 for the serial sperm donor....
22:52, 06/15/2019

Dozens attend funeral for mom, four kids killed in Harlem fire Dozens of mourners flocked to a Harlem church Monday to honor the lives of the mother and four children killed this month in a horrific fire that consumed their NYCHA apartment building....
02:13, 05/21/2019

Video reveals fire-ravaged interior of Harlem apartment Shocking new video shows the fire-gutted remains of the Harlem apartment where a mother and five of her children perished Wednesday in an early morning blaze....
01:26, 05/09/2019

Man slugs MTA worker in random attack inside Harlem station Shocking video released by police shows the moment an irate straphanger slugged an MTA worker in an unprovoked attack in Harlem. The man was acting erratically as he slipped past the red tape stretched across the turnstiles inside the 2/3 train stati...
15:13, 06/17/2019

Mom, her four kids among people killed in Harlem NYCHA apartment fire A mother and four of her children — as well as another adult male relative — were killed in the in the fire that consumed a Harlem NYCHA apartment building, officials said early Wednesday as they released new details about the fatal blaze...
19:52, 05/08/2019

Relatives of Harlem fire victims plan to sue city for billions Grief-stricken kin of the Harlem mom who died along with five of her children when fire tore through their death-trap public-housing apartment last month plan to sue the city — for $2.2 billion. “It’s hard to put a dollar value on the loss of human l...
13:13, 06/17/2019

Fatal Harlem fire was likely started by unattended stove: authorities A Harlem apartment inferno that claimed six lives — including four kids ages 3 to 11 — was likely started by a stove that was left on, officials said Wednesday. “Preliminarily, we believe the fire was an accident and that it started in the kitchen on...
19:52, 05/08/2019

East Harlem security guard slashed by drunk man: cops A drunkard carrying a bottle of Heineken slashed a store security guard in the face during a Saturday morning squabble inside an East Harlem clothing store, according to cops and a store manager....
06:26, 06/02/2019

Central Park Five member buys $960K Harlem apartment At age 16, Korey Wise was the eldest of the Central Park Five to be wrongfully accused and jailed in the 1989 rape and beating of a 28-year-old jogger. Wise, portrayed by Jharrel Jerome in Netflix’s “When They See Us,” was the only defendant to be tr...
05:13, 07/04/2019

Harlem fire victim remembered by classmates at school graduation Nakyra Pollidore, 11, perished in the blaze along with her mother, three siblings and another relative — just a month before she was to don a cap and gown at PS 194....
01:52, 06/26/2019

NYPD probing scuffle between cops caught on video in Harlem The NYPD is investigating a scuffle between two cops on a Harlem street that was caught on camera, authorities said Monday. The video shows one of the NYPD officers get out of the driver’s seat of a police cruiser and shove the other officer while th...
05:39, 06/04/2019

The Man Who Photographed Woodstock’s Most Iconic Couple Burk Uzzle thought he’d be at the festival for a day. He wound up trapped on the grounds, and spotted Nick Ercoline and Bobbi Kelly wrapped in a blanket....
14:13, 08/08/2019

Watch the 10 Most Memorable Performances at Woodstock This month marks 50 years since the first Woodstock Music and Art Fair at Max Yasgur‘s farm in Bethel, New York — that game-changing, free-for-all of a weekend that came to symbolize hippie culture. The festival was marked by organization...
16:13, 08/10/2019

Jay-Z and John Fogerty drop out of Woodstock 50 Woodstock 50, proposed for Aug. 16-18, has faced myriad troubles. The latest of which is losing performers Jay-Z and John Fogerty.        ...
20:39, 07/26/2019

5 Woodstock Photographers on the Images That Moved Them Most Fifty years ago, nearly half a million people convened at Max Yasgur‘s farm in Bethel, New York, for the first Woodstock Arts & Music Festival in August 1969. Billed as “An Aquarian Exposition: Three Days of Peace and Music,” the ev...
14:26, 08/15/2019

The Who’s Roger Daltrey Is Not Nostalgic for Woodstock The singer remembers the endless waiting and how “the worst sides of our nature had come out.” (But also how great Creedence Clearwater Revival was.)...
11:52, 08/07/2019

Woodstock concerts have history of problems Despite the legacy of Woodstock's iconic concerts that began in 1969, putting on the festivals have never been smooth.        ...
16:39, 04/30/2019

AP Source: Jay-Z pulls out of Woodstock 50 performance Jay-Z’s got 99 problems but Woodstock isn’t one: The rap king has pulled out of the 50th anniversary Woodstock festival just weeks before the troubled event is supposed to take place...
18:00, 07/26/2019

'Creating Woodstock': how festival came together, and almost fell apart Mick Richards was among the 450,000 people at Woodstock in 1969, but he did not think much about his "uneventful" 24 hours there until years later, when his teenage son started asking about the festival....
03:13, 08/16/2019

Woodstock 50 will be going ahead, organizers say – despite what investors say Woodstock 50 is planned for Aug. 16-18 at the Watkins Glen motor racing venue in upstate New York with a lineup that includes rapper Jay-Z, singer Miley Cyrus and rockers the Killers....
17:00, 05/01/2019

Three days of peace: Woodstock at 50 – in pictures On the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, the founder and creator Michael Lang talks through his memories of the three-day festival to celebrate a new edition of a book looking back on the 1969 event Continue reading......
11:39, 08/15/2019

'Recreating Woodstock': how festival came together, and almost fell apart Mick Richards was among the 450,000 people at Woodstock in 1969, but he did not think much about his "uneventful" 24 hours there until years later, when his teenage son started asking about the festival....
17:39, 08/15/2019

Woodstock 50 Is Likely Toast After Top Investor Pulls Out (NEW YORK) — Woodstock 50 is proving to be as chaotic as the original festival held in 1969. A financial investor in the festival announced Monday it was pulling its funding from the anniversary event, set to take place Aug. 16-18 in Watkins Gl...
22:00, 04/29/2019

Woodstock 50 Was Just Canceled. Here’s Everything to Know About the Ill-Fated Festival Fifty years ago, a festival took place in Bethel, New York, that would live on forever in the American imagination. The Woodstock Music and Arts Festival of 1969 defined the era of hippiedom, often seen as the pinnacle of rock ‘n’ roll an...
03:13, 08/02/2019

Artists who never got to Woodstock – and why they missed it The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, held from Aug. 15-18, 1969, seemed to encapsulate the zeitgeist of the 1960s and define a generation.        ...
00:39, 08/19/2019

Woodstock 50 anniversary festival canceled Woodstock 50 was scheduled to take place for three days in mid-August. Just days before the event, organizers have called off the festival planned to commemorate the legendary 1969 celebration of peace, love and music....
16:00, 08/01/2019

'In many ways, it was a miracle': looking back at Woodstock at 50 The influential, star-packed 1969 festival is remembered by those who organised, photographed and performed “Woodstock was a just few hours in my 60-plus-year-long career,” says Leo Lyons, the bassist for blues rock band Ten Years After, who performe...
09:13, 08/17/2019

Woodstock 50th anniversary celebration Woodstock fans are expected to get back to the garden to mark the 50th anniversary of the generation-defining festival.        ...
14:26, 08/17/2019

Woodstock 50 denied permit for new venue With less than six weeks to spare, the likelihood of Woodstock 50 going forward is dwindling, along with the hopes of many of its potential ticket buyers....
18:52, 07/10/2019

Firefighter recalls desperate bid to save family killed in Harlem blaze The FDNY firefighter who was captured on video trying desperately to save a doomed family of six from a Harlem apartment fire early Wednesday told The Post that he was doing everything in his power to save the family. Peter Constantine, 40, spoke to ...
07:39, 05/09/2019

‘Thousands’ in deathtrap NYC buildings face same risk as Harlem fire family The Harlem public housing apartment where six family members died in a massive blaze was a death trap that could never be built today — and thousands of Big Apple units pose a similar risk, an expert said Thursday. Building plans obtained by The Post...
06:39, 05/10/2019

Vandal writes anti-Semitic message on Harlem medical office A vandal scrawled an anti-Semitic message on a Manhattan medical office Monday night, police said. The suspect walked up to the Start Treatment and Recovery Center on West 124th Street near Malcolm X Boulevard and painted “f–k Jews” on the fron...
12:26, 06/12/2019

Harlem woman Alelia Murphy believed to be oldest living American at 114 A longtime Harlem resident, believed to be the oldest person in America, will celebrate her 114th birthday on Saturday. Alelia Murphy was born in North Carolina on July 6, 1905, when Theodore Roosevelt was president and Albert Einstein first proposed...
22:13, 07/05/2019

Made in Harlem: Dapper Dan Releases a Memoir and Talks to The Glow Up About His New Mission He was born “the poorest of Harlem’s poor” in 1944, and spent decades hustling before breaking into a legitimate trade. Nearly 75 years later, his designs for Gucci were the ones to be seen in at this year’s Met Gala. He launched “logomania” before i...
21:26, 07/10/2019

Sanitation worker robbed at gunpoint in front of famed Harlem eatery A garbage truck driver was robbed at gunpoint for his wallet — and a package of strawberries — outside of Harlem’s famed soul-food joint Sylvia’s early Friday morning, police said. The 54-year-old sanitation worker was loading...
21:13, 05/10/2019

Jury acquits Rhode Island woman in 1990 Harlem murder A Rhode Island school bus driver was cleared by a Manhattan jury Thursday in the 1990 Harlem cold case murder of her ex-boyfriend — sparing the suburban mom from potentially spending the rest of her life in prison. Zunilda Rosario, of Providence, had...
08:26, 06/14/2019

Police release footage of gunman who struck an 11-year-old in East Harlem Police released surveillance footage from the moment a gunman opened fire on a crowded East Harlem street on Sunday, striking an 11-year-old boy in the leg. Cops said they are searching for the gunman who fired off the shots at 3:22 p.m. near the int...
09:39, 07/22/2019

Video shows arsonist setting fire to Harlem bar’s gay pride flags Newly released video shows the moment an arsonist lit gay pride flags on fire outside a Harlem bar. The firebug is seen in the footage around 12:15 a.m. Friday taking what appears to be a lighter to one of the rainbow flags displayed in front of Alib...
19:52, 06/05/2019

School mourns 3 students killed in Harlem NYCHA apartment fire Families at the elementary school attended by the young kids killed when their Harlem apartment went up in flames mourned their lost classmates Thursday. Brook-Lynn Pollidore, 6, Andre Pollidore, 8, and Nakyra Pollidore, 11, all attended PS 194 — jus...
22:39, 05/09/2019

Harlem protests decision not to charge officer in infamous ‘I can’t breathe’ death Roughly 150 people, including small children, marched through New York City's Harlem streets on Tuesday night after federal prosecutors said they wouldn't bring criminal charges against a white New York City police officer in the 2014 chokehold death...
06:52, 07/17/2019

Heartwarming: The Yakuza And The Harlem Globetrotters Set Aside Their Differences To Film A PSA Against Texting While Driving In a world filled with hatred and fighting, this beautiful story will remind you that even the fiercest of enemies can sometimes come together for an important cause: The Yakuza and the Harlem Globetrotters have set aside their differences to create ...
23:26, 05/09/2019

New video released of arsonist setting two gay pride flags ablaze in Harlem Police released new footage Tuesday of the arsonist who set two gay pride flags ablaze outside of a Harlem bar on the eve of Pride month. The fire was set on May 31 just after midnight outside of Alibi Lounge on West 139th Street and Adam Clayton Pow...
04:00, 06/26/2019

Video shows firefighter trying to enter deadly Harlem apartment fire This is the tragic moment a firefighter desperately tries — but fails — to get inside a burning Harlem apartment in time to save those inside early Wednesday. Video captured by neighbor Angel Cardenas shows the solitary smoke eater standing on a fire...
19:52, 05/08/2019

Armed thug robs food delivery man of e-bike in East Harlem A food delivery man was robbed of his e-bike at gunpoint in East Harlem, police said Sunday. The 23-year-old was dropping off food on Fifth Avenue, near 127th Street, just after 1:30 a.m. Saturday when he was approached by an armed man, cops said. &#...
19:39, 06/16/2019

With Harlem as a base, a visiting family explores new corners of New York City In addition to the Apollo Theater, famed soul food restaurants, murals, history and more, the neighborhood offers a gateway to overlooked nearby attractions....
16:52, 07/26/2019

John Fogerty looks back on Woodstock: ‘I think we surprised ourselves’ When John Fogerty walked on stage with Creedence Clearwater Revival after midnight on Aug. 16, 1969, on Max Yasgur’s dairy farm in Bethel, he didn’t realize he was experiencing a pivotal pop culture moment in real-time. He just wanted to wake up the ...
21:52, 08/09/2019

Woodstock 50 in doubt but organizers say in talks with venue The fate of the Woodstock 50 festival was unclear Monday when the host of the event pulled out, but organizers said they were in talks with another venue...
06:39, 06/11/2019

Remembering Woodstock: Naked men, bounced checks and LSD Jason Stone played hooky from summer camp and tripped on LSD-spiked watermelon, Graham Nash was so high his memories of performing are hazy, and Robin Naylor, at 15, saw her first naked man....
07:13, 08/14/2019

'We knew we had something extraordinary': looking back on Woodstock, 50 years on In new documentary Woodstock: Three Days That Defined a Generation, the defining festival gets a closer look with never-before-heard insightEarly in the planning of Woodstock, 50 years ago this year, co-founder Joel Rosenmann had a hunch that he and ...
11:26, 05/25/2019

Woodstock 50: Santana, Lumineers, Raconteurs drop out Woodstock 50 organizers are scrambling to stage their golden anniversary festival next month in Maryland.        ...
06:00, 07/31/2019

ShowBiz Minute: Singleton, Cosby, Woodstock Stars and filmmakers remember John Singleton, who died Monday; Appeals court denies Bill Cosby's request to leave prison on bail; Woodstock 50 will go on despite the loss of a major financial partner. (April 30)       ...
14:00, 04/30/2019

Woodstock 50 denied yet another permit in upstate New York It looks like there will be no Woodstock 50 concert at Vernon Downs this year — or possibly anywhere at all — after the town voted unanimously on Tuesday night to uphold its application denial....
16:39, 07/17/2019

Woodstock 50 concert organizers sue investor that backed out A dispute over whether the Woodstock 50 festival will go on has spiraled into a court fight, with organizers suing and at least temporarily silencing a former investor that sought to call off the anniversary show....
01:13, 05/10/2019

A 38-disc set lets you hear Woodstock’s stage A 38-disc box sets lets you hear virtually everything that was onstage at Woodstock 50 years ago -- from transcendent musical performances to warnings about bad acid...
12:52, 08/16/2019

Woodstock 50: troubled festival relocates to Maryland The 50th anniversary celebration of the hippie-era musical love-in is to move from upstate New York but doubts remain over viabilityOrganizers of the beleaguered Woodstock 50 anniversary festival are to move the event to suburban Maryland in a last-d...
19:39, 07/26/2019

ShowBiz Minute: Woodstock, Oprah, Clooney Woodstock 50 is back on; Oprah Winfrey talks about freedom of movement at Statue of Liberty museum launch; George Clooney opens up about his motorbike crash. (May 16)        ...
01:00, 05/17/2019

Woodstock iconic photo couple still together, 50 years later Nick and Bobbi are still together and still living near the farm at Bethel Woods, in New York’s Catskills mountains, where the festival was held in 1969, on Aug. 15-18....
17:00, 08/13/2019

People Were Born and Died at Woodstock. Here Are Their Stories Today, planning a days-long event for an expected 50,000 people would likely involve meticulous medical oversight and strict attendance caps. Fifty years ago, when more than eight times as many people than predicted showed up for Woodstock, organizer...
16:13, 08/10/2019

How to Listen to Every Minute of the Original Woodstock Festival The 50th anniversary Woodstock concert may not have panned out as originally planned, but if you can’t make it to the Maryland event, here’s something you can still do to celebrate: listen to the original 1969 festival in its entirety....
22:00, 08/15/2019

Woodstock’s first performer spent decades in this Village pad Benjamin Scheuer, a playwright, singer and songwriter best known for his off-Broadway show, “The Lion,” is about to list his home at 106 Waverly Place for $3.65 million — or as a $10,000-a-month rental. The (now) two-bedroom, two-bathroom condo has s...
13:39, 06/27/2019

Woodstock 50 denied permit in upstate New York An upstate New York town has denied a permit to stage the Woodstock 50 festival at a local horse track, saying the application is too late and incomplete....
15:00, 07/10/2019

Woodstock 50 organizers still hopeful despite second venue setback The organizers of the beleaguered Woodstock 50 festival said on Tuesday they still hoped to get a permit for the event due to take place next month despite being turned down at a second site....
05:26, 07/10/2019

Melanie recalls Woodstock concert and not being paid for it Melanie, known as the First Lady of Woodstock, remembers having a supernatural experience as she walked on the rainy stage in 1969 to perform at the iconic event, though iconic isn’t how anyone would have described the day back then....
12:52, 08/16/2019

This record company wants $800 for their Woodstock 50th anniversary box set Spread across 38 compact discs and 36 hours, "Woodstock - Back to the Garden: The Definitive 50th Anniversary Archive" features almost every note of music performed at the iconic 1969 festival....
20:26, 07/21/2019

AfroFuture Fest in Michigan changes ticket pricing after backlash over 'non-POC' fee AfroFuture Fest, based in Detroit, originally sought to charge "early bird" people of color $10 and "non-POC" $20.        ...
00:00, 07/09/2019

I'm In A Mad Dash To Fix My Long-Dead Jeep J10 By Friday's Toledo Jeep Fest By now it should be clear that I am, often, a fool. Since buying my Jeep J10 in 2015, I haven’t driven it more than 30 miles due to copious issues like bearing noise from the trans, a major exhaust leak, electrical gremlins, engine stalling issues, a...
20:13, 08/05/2019

Pokemon Go Fest Dortmund Field Research: Map, Global Challenges, Reward Pokemon detailed Niantic is hosting the European leg of the Pokemon Go Fest today over in Germany, and the worldwide player base of the game gets to benefit as a result. Here' what you need to know....
14:39, 07/04/2019

IRS hits East Harlem daycare owner with $6M bill for unpaid income taxes City records show the IRS filed the massive bill with the city Department of Finance on July 31 against Mariana Conforme, a 64-year-old Ecuadorian immigrant who lives in the Jefferson Houses....
07:52, 08/09/2019

'Sperminator' strikes again: Donor's 50th baby mama is homeless 18-year-old from Harlem The Sperminator strikes again — this time donating his seed to an 18-year-old who lives in an East Harlem shelter. Her daughter, due July 12, will make it number 50 for the serial sperm donor....
10:39, 06/16/2019

Harlem EatUp Festival Celebrates Family Culinary Legacies, Uplifts the Community I sat with Tonja and Tianna Ottley on Monday night at the opening dinner of this week’s Harlem EatUp, an annual event devoted to showcasing some of the neighborhood’s best chefs, as they both recalled how they influenced each other’s cooking. Tonja b...
17:13, 05/15/2019

Bronx pastor accused of fleecing Harlem nonprofit to fuel lavish lifestyle The CEO of a tax-payer funded nonprofit that serves some of the city’s neediest city populations bilked the organization out more than half a million dollars to fund lavish vacations and high-end dinners, prosecutors said. Reginald Williams, 67...
03:39, 08/01/2019

Mom killed in Harlem fire likely disconnected smoke detectors, fell asleep while cooking The mom who died in a Harlem apartment fire Thursday along with her five children is believed to have previously disconnected the unit’s smoke detectors — and may have fallen asleep while cooking, sources familiar with the investigation told Th...
19:52, 05/08/2019

The Breakthrough: Harlem’s Fashion Row Mentors Designers to Success—and a Lion King Collaboration Ahead of the July Fourth weekend and the multimedia marathon that was Essence Fest 2019, where we connected with groundbreaking fashion luminaries like Dapper Dan in New Orleans, New York-based incubator Harlem’s Fashion Row (HFR) was doing what it d...
02:00, 07/17/2019

Diana Ross tweets that TSA 'violated' her at New Orleans airport after Jazz Fest show A stunned Diana Ross has tweeted that she was "treated like (expletive)" by TSA at the New Orleans airport after playing Jazz Fest.        ...
21:26, 05/05/2019

Woodstock 50 festival announces new funding to get show back on The organizers of a three-day concert marking the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival said on Friday they have obtained new funding to enable the show to go on....
21:52, 05/17/2019

The Latest: Woodstock 50 organizers, ex-backer spar in court NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a hearing about the fate of the Woodstock 50 festival (all times local): 3:50 p.m. A fight over the future of the Woodstock 50 festival is playing out in a New York courtroom with under 100 days to go before the annivers...
22:52, 05/13/2019

Woodstock 50 concert organizers sue investors that backed out of the event A dispute over the future of the Woodstock 50 festival has spiraled into a court fight, with organizers suing and at least temporarily silencing a former investor that sought to call off the anniversary show....
15:26, 05/10/2019

Woodstock 50 files $17.8 million lawsuit against former financial partner Woodstock 50 is seeking an injunction and temporary restraining order against its former financial partner, Dentsu Aegis.        ...
23:52, 05/09/2019

Is Woodstock 50 Canceled? Warring Festival Partners Go to Court Woodstock 50, LLC filed a petition on Wednesday requesting an injunction against its former financier, an arm of the Japanese advertising giant Dentsu....
02:39, 05/10/2019

Woodstock 50 plans roll on; court nixes cancellation bid NEW YORK (AP) — The Woodstock 50 festival is back on after a judge said an ex-investor can’t singlehandedly cancel the anniversary extravaganza. But Manhattan judge Barry Ostrager declined Wednesday to order the backers to put about $18 million...
03:52, 05/16/2019

Woodstock 50 canceled after Miley Cyrus, The Raconteurs drop out Organizers canceled the beleaguered Woodstock 50 Music and Arts Fair on Wednesday after months of setbacks and about a dozen musical acts dropped out....
22:52, 07/31/2019

Miley Cyrus latest star to abandon Woodstock 50 Miley Cyrus was reported on Tuesday to have pulled out of the troubled Woodstock 50 festival, joining a string of other big names who say they will no longer take part in the official event meant to mark the anniversary of the landmark 1969 music fes...
08:52, 07/31/2019

Woodstock 50: troubled festival in doubt after relocation to Maryland The 50th anniversary celebration of the hippie-era love-in is to move from upstate New York but that may not be enough to save itOrganizers of the beleaguered Woodstock 50 anniversary festival are planning to move the event to suburban Maryland in a ...
13:52, 07/27/2019

Sex, skinny-dipping and acid trips: Behind the scenes at Woodstock Michael Lang calls hosting 600,000 strangers “the best time of my life, outside of family [events] . . . We made the dream happen — showing that people could live compassionately together — and we made it all up as we went along.”...
01:52, 06/30/2019

Woodstock 50 loses its venue and event producer within an hour The writing has been on the wall since April when the Woodstock 50 lost its investors, Densu Aegus Network’s Amplifi Live. The event’s organizers were determined to move forward with the festival despite the major hiccup, promising an iconic event wo...
18:13, 06/11/2019

How 'Woodstock' movie shaped festival's place in counterculture Michael Wadleigh never played a note and is not a household name, but he may be the person most responsible for securing Woodstock's place in history as the epitome of Sixties counterculture....
18:13, 08/13/2019

Woodstock ‘Took on a Life of its Own,’ Recent Archaeological Survey Reveals The 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival is fast approaching, and though the iconic cultural event still resides within living memory, the site is now the subject of archaeological inquiry. As new research shows, Woodstock was more even m...
21:39, 06/25/2019

Max Yasgur Rented Out His Farm for Woodstock. His Neighbors Sued Him He may not have been as hip as Jimi Hendrix, but Max Yasgur played as important a role in the original Woodstock, which took place 50 years ago, beginning Aug. 15, 1969. Woodstock’s organizers were four men in their 20s — Artie Kornfeld, ...
22:00, 08/14/2019

With glut of festivals, hard to match Woodstock magic Fifty years at Woodstock, the mystical and messy event that became the father of all musical festivals, the entertainment industry is diluted with festivals and events like it...
08:00, 08/17/2019

Woodstock 50’s Backer Says the Festival Is Off. Its Promoter Is Holding Out Hope. The anniversary event, scheduled to feature Jay-Z, Miley Cyrus and Dead and Company, was supposed to celebrate the most famous rock concert in history....
22:39, 04/29/2019

Organizers of Woodstock Anniversary Concert Win Partial Victory in Court A judge said that a company that was to finance Woodstock 50 could not unilaterally cancel the festival, but the firm does not have to return the $18 million it had taken back....
03:00, 05/16/2019

Woodstock 50 festival canceled, investors say, but organizers dispute report The Woodstock 50 Music and Arts Fair has been canceled, according to investor Dentsu Aegis Network. However, organizers say the August event is still on....
21:26, 04/29/2019

Woodstock 50th anniversary festival canceled by lead investor A planned three-day concert event to mark the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival was canceled on Monday by the lead investor, saying it was unable to ensure the health and safety of artists and fans....
20:52, 04/29/2019

'You can still sense the love': Baby boomers revel at Woodstock 50 years on Baby boomers dressed in tie-dye, rolling wheelchairs and chasing a memory of peace and love flocked to Bethel, New York, for the weekend to mark the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, the music festival that defined 1960s counterculture....
12:52, 08/17/2019

Zelfa Barrett and Lyon Woodstock show the sport of boxing how it should be done Zelfa Barrett and Lyon Woodstock tell John Evans why the're willing to face their demons inside the ring in tonight's showdown The post Zelfa Barrett and Lyon Woodstock show the sport of boxing how it should be done appeared first on Boxing News....
00:13, 06/16/2019

Woodstock festival ‘pilgrims’ return to concert site 50 years later Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is hosting a series of events Thursday through Sunday at the bucolic 1969 concert site, 130 kilometres northwest of New York City....
05:39, 08/16/2019

Woodstock 50's cancellation would hurt local community, officials say The financial backers say the festival is canceled, but promoters are still hoping to hold Woodstock 50 in Watkins Glen.        ...
14:26, 04/30/2019

Woodstock 50 Is Back on After a Court Rejects an Ex-Investor’s Attempt to Cancel It (NEW YORK) — The Woodstock 50 festival is back on after a court rebuffed an ex-investor’s effort to cancel the anniversary extravaganza — but organizers will have to do without some $18 million, at least for now. Manhattan judge Bar...
05:00, 05/16/2019

Woodstock 50th anniversary going ahead, organizers say, despite investor withdrawal A planned three-day concert marking the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival was thrown into doubt on Monday after the lead investors said they had canceled the event but organizers said they were going ahead....
04:26, 04/30/2019

A mecca for baby boomers: Woodstock museum keeps memory of '69 alive At the spot where the legendary festival took place 50 years ago, there's now a museum and music conference center chronicling and celebrating the history of Woodstock. But does it do justice to the historic events?...
21:39, 08/14/2019

Woodstock: How a farmer, four promoters and one couple embody the spirit of the festival To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, we take a look back at the farmer, promoters and people who embodied the iconic festival.        ...
23:13, 08/15/2019

Woodstock 50 festival says show back on after winning court ruling Organizers of a three-day concert marking the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival said on Wednesday the show was back on after winning a court ruling against a lead investor....
04:13, 05/16/2019

‘They Cleaned Up Pretty Well.’ What Archeologists Found at the Farm Where Woodstock Was Held Most people were pleased in the summer of 1969 at how quickly the debris was cleared away following that summer’s Woodstock Music and Arts Festival in upstate New York. When half a million people descend on a single, 600-acre farm in the midst ...
14:52, 08/01/2019

The Couple in This Famous Woodstock Album Cover Photo Is Still Together 50 Years Later For the couple seen embracing under a blanket on the cover of the Woodstock soundtrack, milestone anniversaries of the music festival in Bethel, N.Y., are usually happy occasions. Ever since LIFE magazine’s 20th anniversary commemorative editio...
20:17, 08/12/2019

Troubled Woodstock 50 festival bids for 'great American comeback' The organizers of the troubled Woodstock 50 festival are making a last ditch attempt to save the event next month, pledging jobs and donations to community projects in a bid to win support from residents in a small town in upstate New York....
02:13, 07/16/2019

Court battles and cash hassles: Woodstock 50 loses its stardust Organisers are still upbeat but the future of festival to mark event’s anniversary is increasingly uncertainIt was billed as the musical event of the summer, a chance to remember a defining moment of the counterculture movement that took place in a f...
11:39, 06/02/2019

Zendaya & Tommy Hilfiger Are Taking Over Harlem’s Apollo Theatre For A Show Inspired By Musical Legends The collection takes its cue from the legendary women who have graced the Apollo Theatre’s stage, from Aretha Franklin and Ella Fitzgerald to The Supremes...
18:13, 07/16/2019

Ozwald Boateng Stages Harlem Apollo Show With Idris Elba And Jamie Foxx In The Front Row “What I like about what’s going on with him at the moment is that he’s having a renaissance in himself, and he’s diversifying,” noted Idris Elba, who wore one of Boateng’s suits to marry Sabrina Dhowre in Morocco last week...
11:13, 05/07/2019

From Incarceration to Gentrification: Realtors Drool Over Prospect of Turning Former Harlem Prison into ‘Trophy Real Estate’ If you’re the sort of person who believes we’re currently in—or at the very least, teetering on the brink of—a warped, capitalist dystopia, then go ahead and pull up a seat, because do I have a story for you....
08:00, 05/30/2019

Little Black Mirror Is a Series of Black Mirror Webisodes Coming to Netflix’s Latin American YouTube Channel Eager for some Black Mirror, but can’t stand to wait for more Black Mirror? Netflix has something for you, and it’s called—wait for it—Little Black Mirror. Read more......
22:00, 05/25/2019

‘I Love You Black Man. I Love You Black Woman’: Meet the Real-Life Best Friends of Netflix’s See You Yesterday Netflix’s See You Yesterday isn’t your average sci-fi flick. Black nerds fighting police brutality, creating time travel and exposing viewers to Caribbean-American culture combine to show another side of the science-fiction genre. Directed by Stefon ...
17:00, 05/25/2019

Woodstock 50 court battle: Hearing on $17.8 million lawsuit scheduled for Monday Monday, a judge will consider Woodstock 50’s request for a preliminary injunction against its former business partners, in support of arbitration.        ...
04:26, 05/10/2019

Woodstock 50 could be held outside New York for first time in iconic festival's history Woodstock 50, proposed for Aug. 16-18, has faced myriad troubles in New York. Now, organizers propose moving the iconic festival out of state.        ...
01:00, 07/26/2019

Lovey dovey: Woodstock LP’s iconic couple still has a groovy thing goin’ As 20-year-old sweethearts, Nick Ercoline and Bobbi Kelly were immortalized as the poster (flower) children of Woodstock. A photograph of the couple — wrapped in a tender embrace and a pink blanket — became the cover of 1970’s “Woodstock: Music from ...
04:39, 08/09/2019

UPDATE 3-Woodstock 50th anniversary going ahead, organizers say, despite investor withdrawal A planned three-day concert marking the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival was thrown into doubt on Monday after the lead investors said they had canceled the event but organizers said they were going ahead....
05:00, 04/30/2019

A New Woodstock Doc Offers a Hippie Nostalgia Trip. But It’s Time to Think More Critically About the Festival What was it like to be at Woodstock? It’s a question that attendees have been fielding since Graham Nash regaled then-girlfriend Joni Mitchell (who’d been stuck in New York City that weekend preparing for an appearance on The Dick Cavett ...
21:52, 08/07/2019

Woodstock photos forgotten in filing cabinet are displayed for first time, 50 years later Mark Goff, a photographer for an underground paper, took hundreds of pictures at Woodstock. The negatives were filed away and barely mentioned.        ...
06:13, 08/09/2019

Woodstock producer 'pretty bummed' at missed bid to recreate 1969 activism The man behind the failed Woodstock 50 anniversary festival said on Friday he was "pretty bummed" at losing out on a chance to encourage people to take action on global warming....
05:26, 08/10/2019

Area 51 raid now a festival called AlienStock that's bound to become this generation's Woodstock If you thought that plan to “storm” Area 51 was a load of crap that stemmed from a shitposting event on Facebook, you’re...sort of correct? There will be no storming, but there will be a festival in its stead. It’s a sign of the times, really, that t...
04:52, 08/16/2019

Woodstock Had Some of the Most Legendary Performances in History. But Many Attendees Never Heard a Single Note The musical lineup at Woodstock was unparalleled: Jimi Hendrix, the Who, Janis Joplin, Sly & the Family Stone and many more showed up to play at Max Yasgur’s farm in Bethel, New York, 50 years ago in August, 1969. Many of the performances that ...
03:13, 08/02/2019

Woodstock 50 canceled as organizers admit they can't make a concert worthy of the brand Woodstock 50 has been canceled. The group funding the multi-genre festival in Watkins Glen, N.Y. made the announcement on Monday (April 29) saying in part: "We don’t believe the production of the festival can be executed as an event worthy of the Woo...
19:52, 04/29/2019

Clap Your Hands: Pharrell Williams Makes 114 Grads of Harlem High School ‘Happy’ With Guaranteed Internships Having the prolific hit-maker Pharrell Williams as their commencement speaker probably seemed like a big enough “get” for the graduating class of Harlem Children’s Zone Promise Academy. But the ridiculously ageless producer and singer had one welcome...
05:52, 07/01/2019

Astronomers just found a black hole so huge it makes our galaxy’s black hole look like a baby At the heart of our home galaxy is a supermassive black hole that gobbles up anything that gets too close. It’s huge, with a mass of 4 million times that of our Sun, but size is a relative thing when we’re talking about the universe, and ...
03:26, 08/13/2019

Warren Buffet plays lead in annual ‘Woodstock of Capitalism’ An estimated 40,000 people are expected in town for the event, where Buffett and Munger preside over the meeting and spend hours answering questions.        ...
00:26, 05/04/2019

Break Stuff explores the riots, mosh pits, and misplaced nostalgia of Woodstock ’99 In 1990, a groundbreaking exhibit by artist Robert Mapplethorpe arrived at the Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center and practically turned the city upside down. “The Perfect Moment” was a collection of 175 black-and-white photographs shot in Mappletho...
19:39, 07/15/2019

Woodstock 2019: Generations soak in the spirit on 50th anniversary of legendary festival A focal point for generational divide in 1969, the Woodstock site is now bringing folks of different ages together.        ...
14:26, 08/17/2019

Woodstock 50th anniversary celebration canceled after lineup issues, financial problems "We are saddened that a series of unforeseen setbacks has made it impossible to put on the Festival we imagined," said organizer Michael Lang, a co-founder of the original Woodstock festival....
00:52, 08/01/2019

Woodstock at 50: separate events struggle to maintain the original festival's spirit ... and site Two concerts, two miles apart offer visitors a dilemma that has endured since the sixties: establishment or anti-establishment?The efforts by Woodstock’s original promoter, Michael Lang, to mount a 50th anniversary concert may have ended in disarray,...
18:26, 08/15/2019

Lilyhood PS4 Wired Controller for Playstation 4, Professional USB PS4 Wired Gamepad for Playstation 4/PS4 Slim/PS4 Pro Cable Length 6.5foot (Black) (Black) Lilyhood PS4 Wired Controller for Playstation 4, Professional USB PS4 Wired Gamepad for Playstation 4/PS4 Slim/PS4 Pro Cable Length 6.5foot (Black) (Black)...
01:39, 04/29/2019

'They were beautiful kids': Harlem fire at city-owned building claims 6 lives, including 4 children Six people, including four children, were killed Wednesday when an overnight fire ravaged an apartment in a city-owned Harlem building, fire and police officials said.        ...
21:39, 05/08/2019

Black housekeeper not allowed to clean church because priest's dog 'doesn't like black people' Collierville priest Jacek Kowal had said that he opposed the characterization of his actions as racist, but his dog is aggressive toward African Americans.        ...
22:52, 08/19/2019

Famous Woodstock 'couple' will return for 50th anniversary event Subjects of famed 'Woodstock' photo will return to Bethel Woods for 50th anniversary of celebration        ...
18:00, 05/21/2019

Sheryl Crow recalls Woodstock '99 was the 'single worst gig,' 20 years later On the 20th anniversary of Woodstock '99, Sheryl Crow is remembering it as the 'single worst gig' of her career.        ...
01:00, 07/25/2019

Pokemon GO Shiny Nidoran: How to catch Shiny Nidoran during Pokemon GO Fest Dortmund Event Niantic has added a new Shiny Pokemon to Pokemon Go in order to celebrate the start of Pokemon Go Dortmund - here's what you need to know about the Poison Pokemon's newest form....
14:39, 07/04/2019

Woodstock 50 promoter refuses to cancel the festival: 'We don't give up' The 2019 Woodstock festival will happen, its promoter said one day after its financial backer said the event was canceled.        ...
17:26, 05/01/2019

Woodstock co-founder on failed 50th: 'It's not been surprising that we weren't able to pull this off' After Woodstock organizers called off the 50th anniversary concerts, co-founder Michael Lang summed up the drama: “It’s been a really bizarre trip.”        ...
21:00, 08/05/2019

The best music of 2019 so far Just six months into a great year in music, we’ve seen strange, galactic records from R&B innovators Solange and Flying Lotus. In the crowded field of hip-hop, emerging talents like Denzel Curry, Little Simz, and Zelooperz have separated from the...
18:13, 06/22/2019

How to Find New Music You'll Actually Like Some people can dig up great music like magic, or have friends inside the industry who keep them updated. Others are perfectly content with their weekly Spotify Discover playlist. But if you need more ways to find music, here are some ideas, taken fr...
17:13, 08/16/2019

Greatest concert films of all time, from 'Woodstock' to 'U2 3D' What's the greatest concert films of all time? From "Woodstock" to "U2 3D" and more, 24/7 Tempo compiled a list baed off of critic and audience ratings.        ...
21:52, 08/09/2019

What is Amazon Music Unlimited? If you’re looking for unlimited, ad-free music across devices and you’re already an Amazon customer, it could be time to check out the online shopping giant’s Music Unlimited service, which challenges Apple Music, Spotify and You...
12:13, 07/23/2019

Music Superstars Are the New One Percenters Huge stars like Beyoncé and Taylor Swift are dominating the concert-tour business like never before, as music’s top 1% takes home an increasingly large share of the pie....
15:39, 05/04/2019

Music to Apple's Ears Apple’s AirPods met with no small amount of derision when they first hit the market three years ago. Now the company is laughing all the way to the bank as sales of wearables and accessories surged 48% in the fiscal third quarter....
17:39, 08/01/2019

This is what MacOS 10.15 music and TV apps could look like We've heard iTunes' closure could be imminent, as Apple splits the platform's content into a few different newer apps – and now we could know what iTunes' replacement apps look like.Exclusive screenshots shared with 9to5Mac...
13:39, 06/02/2019

Dolby wants you to experience music in a new way Dolby's high-end audio is popular with movies and TV shows. The company looks to bring it to streaming and re-imagine classic and new recordings.        ...
15:00, 05/23/2019

When in Brazil, Just Follow the Music The capital of the Brazilian state of Bahia can be an intimidating place for travelers. But, as the 52 Places Traveler found out, when in doubt, just follow the music....
21:52, 07/02/2019

Country Music Should Be Political. After All, It Always Has Been He was falling apart. Brilliant and tortured, devout and driven, Johnny Cash had been discovered in the Memphis of Sun Records–the musical milieu that gave America Elvis Presley–and had built a career that, by the late 1960s, he seemed de...
14:26, 08/15/2019

Go-go music, gentrification collide in DC Fans of go-go music in a historically black neighborhood in Washington, D.C. say changing demographics and gentrification are threating the pulsating sounds that have echoed across their streets for years. (May 30)       &#...
15:13, 05/30/2019

After Decades of Music, Tanglewood Talks With its first major building project in 25 years at its summer home in the Berkshires, the Boston Symphony places a bet on the booming lecture business....
16:26, 07/31/2019

Why Tencent Music Is Stuck With the Same Old Song China’s largest online music company will struggle to change its tune. Buying a stake in Universal won’t help Tencent solve one of its more-serious problems....
07:13, 08/14/2019

Not OK, computer: how it feels to have your music leaked When Radiohead were held to ransom by hackers, they shrugged and put 18 hours of unheard material online for free. But for other artists, having music leaked can be devastatingIn 1997, Radiohead imagined a future in which technological dependency and...
08:00, 06/17/2019

Focus@Will uses music to help you get more stuff done, and it’s over 75% off today While the radio or the music of your favorite band might seem like a solution to help screen out the noise, you might be surprised how broadcasts and even off-kilter composition can still throw you off your game. Focus@Will is created with a simple p...
16:26, 07/08/2019

New music from Lindsay Lohan is exactly what we deserve Over the past few years, whenever we’ve come across Lindsay Lohan news it was usually accompanied with a bit of a WTF element—mainly because she was doing things like handing out unsolicited legal advice or defending Trump or accosting homeless Russi...
04:00, 06/04/2019

You can now get Apple Music on your Amazon speakers UPDATE: After kicking off last year in the UK and US, Apple Music is now supported on Amazon Echo speakers across Australia and New Zealand, allowing Aussies and Kiwis to stream their songs and playlists to devices such as the Echo Dot, Echo Plus and...
07:00, 05/15/2019

Stop the music: Empire to end after season 6 After five seasons of power grabs, inexplicable kidnappings, and Cookie Lyon’s endless parade of fur coats, Fox has announced that Empire’s upcoming sixth season will be its last. The announcement comes weeks after the network confirmed its renewal. ...
21:52, 05/13/2019

Five of the best fitness and music festivals in the UK for 2019 Begone boozy festivals, these events follow a trend for healthy holidays by adding running and fitness into a mix that also includes live music and DJsThe beaches, tidal islands, woodlands and coastal paths of the Gower will play host to this music a...
14:39, 05/22/2019

Translating proteins into music, and back Want to create a brand new type of protein that might have useful properties? No problem. Just hum a few bars. In a surprising marriage of science and art, researchers at MIT have developed a system for converting the molecular structures of prote...
20:52, 06/26/2019

Music playlists could help dementia patients Personalized music playlists that rekindle memories of childhood and happy moments may bring joy to dementia patients, because music can activate parts of the brain not affected by the disease, experts say....
00:13, 06/25/2019

What classical music and Rammstein have in common The German shock rockers might seem stylistically light years away from classical music — but only at first glance. Take a closer look, and listen, and you'll hear intrinsic similarities, says DW's Rick Fulker....
19:52, 08/05/2019

Luke Combs promises more music after EP Country singer Luke Combs says he’s got more music coming after releasing his EP “The Prequel” that follows on the success of his hit breakthrough debut album “This One’s For You.” (June 24)    ...
07:26, 06/25/2019

Classical music for the streaming generation Classical music fans often struggle to find what they want on Spotify and Apple, so a Berlin streaming startup is plugging the gap. The Idagio app is also seizing on the popularity of the genre in Asia....
15:26, 05/23/2019

R.I.P. New Orleans music legend Dr. John Malcolm John Rebennack, known to funk and blues fans the world over by his voodoo-inflected stagename, Dr. John, has died. Perhaps the 20th century’s most successful exporter of New Orleans style and sound, Dr. John’s accomplishments were as numerous...
03:13, 06/07/2019

There’s A Whole Lot Of Final Fantasy Music On Spotify Now Streaming music service Spotify is generally hit-or-miss for video game soundtracks. That’s not so for Final Fantasy anymore, as official soundtracks for all the main games and many of its spin-offs are now available for your listening pleasure....
22:00, 06/06/2019

Why Fans Think Adele Is About to Release New Music Rumor has it! Adele fans are speculating that their favorite singer is about to drop new music, as soon as TOMORROW! It's been four years since the Grammy winner released an album,......
22:00, 06/20/2019

Get four months of Amazon Music Unlimited for just $0.99 Prime Day 2019 is only days away, but that isn't stopping Amazon Australia from offering early promotions exclusively for its Prime members.Existing Aussie Prime members who have never tried Amazon's Music Unlimited service before can sign ...
05:52, 07/04/2019

The 30 best films about music, chosen by musicians Anna Calvi, Neil Tennant, Nadine Shah, Wayne Coyne, Nitin Sawhney and Anna Meredith pick their top five music moviesMovies about musicians, whether biopics, fictions or documentaries, are a fixture in cinema, but judging by the flurry of activity ove...
09:26, 08/18/2019

NCT 127 is "Superhuman" in their captivating new music video Immediately after wrapping up their first North American tour, which included stops at Good Morning America and The Late Late Show With James Corden, K-pop group NCT 127 hasn’t wasted any time releasing their fourth mini album, We Are Superhuman (whi...
21:52, 05/24/2019

Is this our first glimpse of macOS 10.15’s Music and TV apps? We expect Apple to officially show off macOS 10.15 – the upcoming version of its operating system for Mac and MacBook computers – at its WWDC 2019 event on June 3, and screenshots have emerged that appear to show off the new Music and T...
13:39, 05/30/2019

Sheila E. still drumming up new music and hot collabs Sheila E. might be known for “The Glamorous Life,” but the star percussionist and singer has battled her share of setbacks — including physical injuries. “Last tour, I sprained my ankle and messed up my Achilles as well a year...
05:00, 06/21/2019

At the Schumannfest, it's about Clara — and other women in music Wife, mother of eight, pianist, musical adviser, concert manager, composer: Clara Schumann is in the spotlight at Bonn's Schumannfest — along with other female composers and performers....
10:39, 06/03/2019

Snapchat Looks to Let Users Add Music to Posts Snap is in talks with major record labels to expand the ways users can include music in posts on its flagship Snapchat app, as the company faces competitive pressure from Facebook and TikTok....
14:00, 05/24/2019

Why do gyms play such loud music? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsWhy do gyms play music so loudly? It’s like being in a nightclub. Even when wearing headphones t...
15:52, 06/18/2019

Country stars go pastel for CMT Music Awards Carrie Underwood, Maren Morris, Kelsea Ballerini went for off-white, pastel-colored gowns at the star studded CMT Music Awards in Nashville. (June 6)        ...
13:26, 06/06/2019

Nintendo seems to be striking its music off YouTube, and that sucks After apparently resolving its troubled relationship with YouTubers, Nintendo‘s now coming down on those who upload music from its games. At least two popular channels have been hit, and if this starts a trend, there aren’t a lot of alternatives for ...
10:52, 08/15/2019

Why Play a Music CD? ‘No Ads, No Privacy Terrors, No Algorithms’ Streaming services have revolutionized the discovery of songs, but here’s why Ben Sisario, who covers the music industry, still likes to listen to compact discs....
17:26, 06/19/2019

Dr. John, Who Embodied the Music of New Orleans, Dies at 77 Born Malcolm Rebennack Jr., he was part of a pantheon of New Orleans keyboard wizards that also included Professor Longhair, James Booker and Fats Domino....
02:00, 06/07/2019

How 'La Di Da Di,' a B-Side From 1985, Became One of Music's Most-Sampled Songs The Slick Rick and Doug E. Fresh collaboration has grown into an unlikely well of inspiration for hundreds of musicians, with samples appearing in about 1,000 tracks and counting....
17:00, 05/22/2019

In Streaming Age, Classical Music Gets Lost in the Metadata Has music streaming ignored aficionados of Mozart and Beethoven? Two new services, Idagio and Primephonic, address the needs of the genre’s discerning listeners....
00:52, 06/24/2019

Why It Still Matters Which Music Streaming Service You Sign Up For Take a look at the music streaming services of the moment and you’d be forgiven for not seeing any major differences: They all offer access to around 50 million tracks on demand, they all give you recommended mixes of music, they all let you sync tun...
02:52, 06/05/2019

Jay-Z has made five times more money from booze than music This week, Forbes declared that Jay-Z is the first hip-hop artist to become a billionaire—to be precise, he has “accumulated a fortune that conservatively totals $1 billion,” thanks to a “steadily growing kingdom [that is] expansive, encompassing li...
23:26, 06/06/2019

Apple is shutting down iTunes—here's what will happen to your music Apple announced at its Worldwide Developers Conference that it's shutting down iTunes, its 18-year-old digital media software. In its place, users will get three individual, dedicated apps for music, podcasts and TV....
03:00, 06/05/2019

New Orleans music icon Dr. John dead at 77 Dr. John, the New Orleans musician who blended black and white musical styles with a hoodoo-infused stage persona and gravelly bayou drawl, died Thursday, his family said. He was 77....
04:26, 06/07/2019

Listening to Music Before Getting Anesthesia Can Help You Stay Calm A dose of music might be enough to calm your worries before certain medical procedures. According to a new study out this week, patients who listened to music before having anesthesia injected into them had their level of anxiety lowered as much as t...
05:39, 07/20/2019

Tool is making its music available for streaming for the first time ever Look, we can’t believe it, either, but the new Tool album that’s been percolating for, oh, 13 years is really, truly arriving on August 30. To help convince skeptical brains that this isn’t some cruel prank, the band has shared the LP’s title: Fear I...
22:52, 07/30/2019

How to record vocals for music and spoken word Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. There are different schools of thought when it comes to getting your vocals perfect for any project. The easiest...
04:39, 07/23/2019

From Beyoncé to Bob Dylan, why music docs are all over our screens They’re in the cinema and on streaming services. Fans love them, as do record labels – because they bring in extra salesWhen the rock star PJ Harvey let visitors to London’s Somerset House watch her recording her next album through the smoked panels ...
15:13, 07/21/2019

The best CD ripper 2019: back up your whole music library A CD ripper is an essential tool for archiving your music library. If you rip tracks from CDs using Windows Explorer (or any other regular media player), the quality of those files will never be as good as the original discs due to errors when data i...
19:52, 06/19/2019

Music may replace sedatives for treating pre-op anxiety Comparing the effects of sedatives with those of soothing music in people with preoperative anxiety suggests that the latter could replace the former....
12:52, 07/30/2019

Comcast customers can now play Amazon Music on their TVs Comcast users will soon be able to access their Amazon Music playlists with their voice remote. The cable company announced today that the streaming music service will be integrated with Xfinity's X1 and Flex platforms and will roll out over the...
00:52, 07/30/2019

Everything You Didn't See On TV at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards You thought awards season was over? Think again! Just days after the 2019 Billboard Latin Music Awards, top artists once again gather together in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Arena for the......
16:26, 05/02/2019

Everyone is in Taylor Swift's new music video for "You Need To Calm Down" Last Friday Taylor Swift dropped her newest single “You Need To Calm Down,” an upbeat wag of the finger at anonymous online hate and the toxic obsession with other people’s lives—in particular, those within the LGBTQ+ community. Since then, Swift rel...
16:26, 06/17/2019

Sleater-Kinney: ‘Music has always been the playground of men’s sexuality’ The feminist punks’ new album, produced by St Vincent and inspired in part by a Rihanna song, is their most expansive yet. So why did their drummer just quit the band?By now, we know reunion culture is a con. The brief excitement of seeing a favourit...
13:26, 07/28/2019

That Glitchy Music Video on YouTube? It’s Getting an Upgrade The streaming service and Universal Music Group have teamed up to revamp more than 1,000 videos from artists including Lady Gaga, Tom Petty, Billy Idol and the Spice Girls....
17:26, 06/19/2019

Roxodus music festival cancelled, organizers say The event, which boasted a lineup with Aerosmith, Kid Rock, Nickelback, Lynyrd Skynyrd, announced the cancellation of the four-day show on Wednesday morning. ...
15:39, 07/03/2019

Why Can't I Hear the Vocals When Playing Music on My Phone? We have a fun one in this week’s Tech 911 column. It’s such a weird issue at first glance, that I won’t even tee it up with a lofty introduction. I’ll let Lifehacker reader Natalie explain—and, yes, she called the subject line of her email “YouTube A...
19:13, 06/07/2019

Don't miss: Armstrong, the science of music and codebreaking This week, check out the latest film on the moon landings, try some physics karaoke and visit the Science Museum’s display on codebreaking down the ages...
18:00, 07/06/2019

Zac Brown tells haters to 'f--- off' after CMT Music Awards win Zac Brown, of the country band of with the same name, had a strong message for his haters when his group won video of the year at the CMT Music Awards....
06:39, 06/06/2019

2019 Oro Valley Music Festival has been canceled The fourth annual Oro Valley Music Festival was held at Naranja Park. ORO VALLEY, Ariz. –The largest outdoor festival in southern Arizona has been canceled. On Tuesday, Oro Valley Music Festival posted a statement on their Facebook page saying there ...
08:13, 06/07/2019

Best laptop for DJs 2019: The best laptops for music production Whether you’re a musician or a professional DJ, having one of the best laptops packed right next to your headphones is important. You’re going to need one of the best processors and plenty of fast RAM, as these will help the best laptop...
19:13, 05/02/2019

Apple Is Pulling the Plug on iTunes. So What Happens to All Your Music? iTunes? More like ByeTunes. Apple is retiring the Mac version of its nearly 20-year-old music listening and library app, the company announced Monday at WWDC, its annual conference for software developers. With the upcoming version of MacOS, called C...
21:52, 06/04/2019

Spotify's new feature allows users to listen to music together Spotify is bringing new features to its mobile app almost on a weekly basis, although not all are important to mention. However, the upcoming improvement Spotify users are expected to get in the coming days seems quite interesting.Jane Wong, a techno...
19:52, 05/31/2019

Singer Syml: How being adopted shaped my music "Your name is a big part of your identity," says singer-songwriter Brian Fennell, aka Syml. "Growing up, I remember knowing I was going to have a different name, which is a big thing."...
10:00, 05/11/2019

Rheingau Music Festival: 'We are totally independent' In a country with a highly subsidized culture scene, Germany's Rheingau Music Festival stands out — it doesn't depend on public funding. The managing director explains how that works....
23:26, 06/21/2019

‘Yesterday’ proves The Beatles’ music is as timeless as ever Paul is dead! In director Danny Boyle’s clever new comedy, “Yesterday,” that famous hoax is actually sorta true. A man wakes up after a bike accident during a blackout to discover a world where all submarines are gray, blackbirds sing in the afternoo...
23:39, 06/26/2019

How Music Stars Became Fashion's Most Bankable Collaborators You can now stream Rihanna's music via Spotify, dress in her Fenty tailored denim, buy her cosmetics at Harvey Nichols and sleep in her Savage x Fenty pyjamas...
21:26, 05/29/2019

| Barrett to face the music over shoulder charge All Black lock, Scott Barrett is set to face a Sanzaar foul play review committee hearing over his shoulder charge in the Rugby Championship encounter against Australia in Perth....
17:29, 08/11/2019

Amazon Music is growing faster than Spotify Sure, Spotify has 100 million paid subscribers, and Apple Music has 60 million. But Amazon won't be left in the dust. According to Financial Times, the number of people subscribing to Amazon Music Unlimited grew roughly 70 percent in the last ye...
22:52, 07/12/2019

The Best Classical Music Streaming Service Is Idagio Listening to classical music is a bit different from listening to modern pop music. The music is built differently—most recordings aren’t performed by their composers, and there’s rarely one definitive recording of a piece. Multiple works are often r...
17:26, 06/28/2019

Are Music Festivals Finally Becoming Gender Inclusive? As Barcelona’s Primavera Sound becomes the first large-scale festival to adopt a 50/50 gender split, Vogue asks the women on its line-up: is the music industry patriarchy finally about to shatter?...
11:26, 05/23/2019

Get Your First Three Months of Amazon Music Unlimited For Free At $8 per month for Prime members, Amazon Music Unlimited was already more affordable than Spotify Premium or Apple Music, but Amazon’s sweetening the pot for new members by offering three months for FREE, for a limited time....
20:00, 05/09/2019

BTS breaks music sales record in Japan K-pop idols BTS set a new sales record in Japan for foreign artists, topping Oricon's weekly chart on Tuesday with their single "Lights/Boy with Luv."...
10:26, 07/09/2019

The iPhone 11 could play music on two pairs of AirPods at once The days of sharing AirPods buds between you and a friend could be coming to an end: a new rumor suggests the iPhone 11 will have the ability to beam audio to two Bluetooth devices at the same time.Respected Apple blog Macotakara has the story, via s...
21:13, 05/27/2019

Spotify’s next big feature could let you and your friends listen to music together Spotify is reportedly working on a new feature that would be the digital equivalent of you and a friend sharing the same headphones to listen to music together. It’s already possible, of course, for users of the streaming music giant to keep up...
03:39, 06/01/2019

‘Charlie Says’ captures mind of Manson through music While watching the new film “Charlie Says,” audiences will find themselves bobbing their heads along to the offbeat psychedelia of ’60s bands such as Love, only to suddenly be confronted by music from the notorious cult leader and killer Charles Mans...
02:00, 05/10/2019

Charlie Daniels says he's not a big fan of new country music: 'I can't tell one song from another' Charlie Daniels of the Charlie Daniels Band performed for the "Fox & Friends" All-American Summer Concert Series on Friday, and gave his opinion on some of the new country music hitting the charts. ...
19:26, 06/21/2019

Oversharing: how Napster nearly killed the music industry Twenty years ago, the idea of free music was so compelling that up to 80m users downloaded Napster and broke the law. The aftershocks are still being felt todayJune 1999, and the music industry is rolling in cash. Bloated by the vast profits of the C...
11:52, 05/31/2019

Only Beyoncé Could Pull Off This Music Video Location Beyoncé continues to set the bar for music video locations. The star, who unforgettably shot her and Jay-Z's "Apes--t" video at the Louvre in Paris, was spotted on......
20:26, 07/11/2019

Charlie Daniels says he's not a fan of new country music: 'I can't tell one song from another' Charlie Daniels of the Charlie Daniels Band performed for the "Fox & Friends" All-American Summer Concert Series on Friday, and gave his opinion on some of the new country music hitting the charts. ...
22:52, 06/21/2019

The Music Executive Behind the Country-Rap Hit 'Old Town Road' The unconventional pairing of rapper Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus is the latest example of the genre-blurring, streaming-focused approach of Ron Perry, the 40-year-old head of Columbia Records....
17:13, 05/31/2019

I Am Very Into These Rad Retrofuturistic Synthwave Music Videos With Cars Today I learned there is a whole genre of YouTube videos which are just cool car scenes from shows and films with techno/electro/synthwavey-sounding music laid over them. I am 100 percent here for it....
23:13, 06/15/2019

Tencent Deal Music to Vivendi's Ears---for Now A potential deal to sell a stake in Universal Music Group to Tencent is better for the Paris-listed conglomerate’s paper valuation than its cash returns....
20:13, 08/06/2019

YouTube Music app will soon let you automatically download up to 500 songs Google has given YouTube Music's Offline Mixtape feature a huge overhaul, enabling it to download up to 500 tracks for offline listening rather than the current 100.The new feature is called Smart Downloads, according to Android Central, and wil...
14:52, 06/28/2019

Deal: Get 4 months of Amazon Music Unlimited for less than $1 Ahead of the Prime Day deals coming on 15 and 16 July, Amazon is running a promotion on its music streaming service. Unlike many of the previous promotions, this one seems to be available worldwide, so no matter where you live, you should be able to ...
14:26, 06/28/2019

Tencent in Talks for Stake in Universal Music Tencent is negotiating to buy 10% of Universal, the world’s largest music company, for about $3.36 billion, a deal that would strengthen the Chinese internet giant’s growing clout in the global record industry....
06:13, 08/07/2019

Apple Music now has 60 million paid subscribers Apple Music now has 60 million paying subscribers. The company's Eddy Cue, a senior vice president of services, confirmed the milestone with French business publication Numerama today. According to Music Business Worldwide, Apple also noted that...
21:26, 06/27/2019

Best soundbars for TV shows, movies and music in 2019 There are all kinds of reasons why it makes sense to upgrade your at-home entertainment system with a best-in-class new soundbar.One of the main reasons is that if your own one of the latest 4K TV screens, it can be really worth investing in a device...
17:52, 05/14/2019

Country music singer donates $10K for housing LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Country music singer Chris Stapleton and his wife have donated $10,000 to Habitat for Humanity in Lexington. WKYT-TV cites a statement from the agency in reporting that Stapleton made the donation through his cha...
12:13, 06/26/2019

Spotify now available on PlayStation Music across UAE, Saudi Arabia and more PlayStation users across seven countries in the region can now access the popular streaming service Spotify, on PlayStation Music, and control playback through the Spotify Connect app.Almost four years after its initial announcement, Spotify on PlayS...
13:52, 06/11/2019

Apple Music student trials now last for six months Apple has revealed its back-to-school promotions for this year, and they include a much longer trial period for students who want to try out its music subscription service. Eligible college students can now enjoy Apple Music for six months instead of...
18:39, 07/10/2019

Taylor Swift Reveals the Music and TV Shows She Can't Get Enough of Stars, they're just like us. And when it comes to celebrities and shows, even they have their favorites. Take Taylor Swift, for instance. The 29-year-old singer shared a few of her......
21:13, 05/09/2019

Create a Music Playlist for a Loved One With Dementia Watching a loved one decline from dementia can be an awful, isolating and hopeless experience. But even while a patient loses cognitive functioning—thinking, remembering and reasoning—they may remain connected to their love of music....
20:52, 06/20/2019

Is jazz music now the sound of British youth? Young musicians are leading the revival of jazz music as streaming sites like Spotify report a growth in the number of people under 30 listening to the genre....
05:39, 08/17/2019

Tencent Music quarterly revenue rises 39% China's Tencent Music Entertainment Group reported a 39% increase in quarterly revenue on Monday, as more users paid for its music streaming services....
00:13, 05/14/2019

How to Control Videos and Music from Chrome’s Toolbar While Chrome has let users mute audio in individual tabs for some time, Google is currently testing a new media control feature in the browser’s latest Canary build. When enabled, users can play, pause, and skip/rewind audio and video content directl...
21:13, 07/08/2019

An AI has created music based on Bach – but will an audience notice? An experiment at London's Barbican will pit an AI composer trained on the works of Bach against the original pieces in a concert called The Eternal Golden Braid...
19:13, 04/28/2019

Music industry takes aim at Fortnite over song royalties Songwriters and composers look to use new copyright laws to cash in on the boom in online gamingThe global phenomenon Fortnite recently attracted millions of fans to a virtual gig by the real-world DJ Marshmello and now songwriters and composers are ...
15:00, 05/01/2019

Apple Music, Spotify Tap Live Events to Stand Out Streaming services are using listening data to invite hard-core fans to free, private concerts by Taylor Swift, Tyler the Creator and other pop stars to stand out and connect with fans more directly....
13:13, 07/10/2019

Music Row added to list of ‘Most Endangered Historic Places’ NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The National Trust for Historic Preservation says it has named Music Row in Nashville, Tennessee, to its 2019 list of America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places. The trust says in a statement that Music Row plays a cri...
15:00, 05/30/2019

Outrage over Arizona man who killed teen for listening to rap music A white Arizona man is accused of stabbing a black 17-year-old for listening to rap music in a cold-blooded murder that is now provoking outrage online in response to the suspect’s mental illness defense. Michael Adams, 27, was charged with the...
22:39, 07/08/2019

This Mercedes will turn off your music if it doesn’t match the mood I’ve been waiting to drive a car that prefers the band Wilco.I queued up that artist on a recent test of the 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS 53 and was happy to find that the vehicle liked my taste in music. While driving this elegant and stately sedan...
13:39, 05/30/2019

SiriusXM lets you customize music stations with Pandora SiriusXM will finally let some subscribers create personalized music stations with Pandora, nearly six months after it acquired the streaming music company. The company today announced a slew of upgrades, including access to customized music stations...
18:39, 07/10/2019

Comcast is bringing Amazon Music to Xfinity X1 and Flex Amazon Music might be coming to a TV near you soon. Comcast is bringing the music streaming service to Xfinity X1 over the next few weeks. It says it's the first time you'll be able to access Amazon Music on a TV via a pay-TV provider. You ...
21:26, 06/20/2019

Final Fantasy soundtracks come to Spotify and Apple Music Square Enix might have just convinced a ton of Final Fantasy fans to spend their hard-earned Gil on music streaming services. The game developer, with no prior announcement, has just made the soundtracks of almost every Final Fantasy game available f...
19:52, 06/06/2019

The first macOS 10.15 screenshots reveal brand new Music and TV apps Apple on Monday will take the wraps off its newest software innovations that are almost ready for mass consumption. New iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS features will be unveiled during the main WWDC 2019 keynote, although some of the major updates comi...
22:26, 05/29/2019

Where's my Apple Music and your other WWDC questions answered Apple unveiled iOS13 software for the iPhone, MacOS Catalina, watchOS 6 for the Apple Watch and a new iPadOS for the iPad. What it will mean for you.        ...
11:52, 06/06/2019

OMG! OK, It's Happening: Rihanna Reportedly Registered New Music With Her Publisher We’ve expressed this sentiment more than once, but it needs to be repeated: Rihanna has successfully executed the best troll in modern music....
20:26, 08/19/2019

Descendants 3 Sneak Peek: It's Good to Be Bad in New Music Video Hey, did you hear? It's now good to be bad. That's the vibe we're getting from our exclusive look behind-the-scenes of Descendants 3's new music video for the song......
20:13, 05/30/2019

Country Music Crosses the Pond in Wild Rose Country music may have flowered in the U.S., but its roots–including fiddle tunes and ballads from the British Isles, many of them songs about lost loves and premature death–lie on the other side of an ocean. That’s why the premise ...
18:13, 06/20/2019

'So flawed and problematic': why the term 'world music' is dead Artists, record labels and even this month’s Womad festival agree that the term is outdated. Is there a better way to market music from across the globe?Ask most musicians what genre they play and you’ll likely get a prickly response. As one well-kno...
14:00, 07/24/2019

How the Sega Mega Drive lives on as a music player If you’re a hardcore retro collector who’s clung onto their Sega Mega Drive (known as the Sega Genesis in North America), or upgraded to HD with Analogue’s premium Mega Sg, did you know there’s more you can be doing than j...
17:52, 05/01/2019

How to delete music from your iPhone, with an easy method for deleting all of it at once Kārlis Dambrāns/Flickr You can easily delete music from your iPhone without resorting to iTunes on your computer You can delete albums and individual tracks from in the Music app using the three-dot menu or with a deep press on an iPhone 5S or later...
14:13, 05/01/2019

Muro is a retro-style cylinder music box you control with an app The light twinkle of an old-fashioned cylinder music box evokes many things: nostalgia, childhood memories, sometimes even horror (they are a trope in scary movie soundtracks). Most music boxes play one tune, but with the Muro Box, which exhibited at...
17:39, 05/31/2019

Pandora's Voice Mode is your personal music assistant Pandora is rolling out Voice Mode to all users today. While you may have used Pandora voice controls on smart products like Amazon Alexa or Google Home, the new feature takes voice commands to the next level. It's meant to be more like a persona...
22:26, 07/23/2019

HomePod will support multiple users and music handoffs Apple just addressed some of the complaints about the HomePod in one fell swoop. A future update to the smart speaker will bring multiple major upgrades, most notably support for multiple users. Like its rivals, it can recognize who's speaking a...
22:26, 06/03/2019

LiveXLive streams live music festivals around the world for only $19.99 Thankfully, there's LiveXLive, an all-in-one platform with an emphasis on the live music experience. With LiveXLive, members have access to livestreams from more than 35 global music festivals all year long....
20:26, 06/19/2019

Iranian children are dancing to pop music, and the government is furious A dance challenge by a U.S.-based Iranian singer has raised suspicions among Iran’s ultraconservatives, who said they have identified a new “political plot” by an “enemy” who is “trying different ways to create anxiety among the people.”...
08:52, 05/23/2019

Tribeca loft where music legends recorded lists for $7M An apartment steeped in musical history at Tribeca’s American Thread Building is on the market for $7 million. The listing was first reported by 6sqft. Part of the sprawling 3,800-square-foot unit, at 260 Broadway, was once the Duplex Sound Studio, a...
08:26, 05/23/2019

AI brought a 60-year old music-making machine to life If you've seen Looney Tunes or The Simpsons, you've probably heard Raymond Scott's music -- which was adapted for those and other cartoons. But there's a good chance you haven't heard of Scott himself. A musician and inventor...
21:26, 04/29/2019

Apple will soon kill off iTunes and, with it, an entire era of music history Enlarge / The new Apple Podcasts app for Mac. (credit: Ron Amadeo) SAN JOSE, Calif.—As part of a slate of upcoming software updates, Apple will close the door on one of its most iconic pieces of software: iTunes. The company will split the applica...
22:26, 06/03/2019

This headphone bundle deal will change the way you listen to music This headphone bundle from Drop features not one, but two industry-leading pairs of headphones, by Sony and Sennheiser.       ...
03:13, 08/17/2019

YouTube and AXS sell concert tickets through music videos YouTube might make it decidedly easier to see your favorite band. The internet giant has forged a deal that offers fast access to concert tickets from AXS, expanding on earlier deals with Ticketmaster and Eventbrite. Watch official music videos fro...
20:26, 06/04/2019

Smarter people listen to instrumental music: study If there seems to be an air of pretension among aficionados of jazz and classical music, psychological research is giving them good reason. A new study published in Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences suggests that those who prefer instrumental music te...
00:52, 05/23/2019

Organelle M is a portable and endlessly hackable music ‘computer’ Critter & Guitari has been pumping out interesting musical devices since at least 2008. But a few years ago the company streamlined its selection of instruments to focus on two products: the ETC video synthesizer and the Organelle music com......
19:00, 07/16/2019

Taylor Swift adopts kitten from 'Me!' music video set Not only did Taylor Swift release her much-anticipated music video for the song “Me!” featuring Panic! at the Disco’s Brendon Urie on Friday, but she also revealed she adopted a kitten from the music video set....
14:52, 04/29/2019

macOS Catalina With New Apple Music App, Sidecar, More Announced macOS Catalina is here. Among the highlights, Apple is splitting iTunes into three apps, adding support for iPad apps as well as iPad as a secondary display via Sidecar, and voice control support....
09:39, 06/04/2019

From 'Your Song' to your movie: 'Rocketman' builds on new music biopic With hit tunes, a plot about one of the world's best known performers and flamboyant costumes, "Rocketman" brings Elton John's story to the big screen, the latest musical biopic offering a concert-like experience at the cinema....
18:13, 05/22/2019

Saudi Arabia: Pop music gains a political conscience International pop music is hugely popular in the Gulf monarchy. But should international stars shun the country because of its poor record on human rights?...
16:52, 07/21/2019

Apple announces separate Music, Podcast and TV apps for Mac Apple has announced it's releasing separate apps for Music, TV and Podcasts in macOS Catalina later this year, breaking up the iTunes hegemony that's been in place for 18 years, and hammering a nail in the coffin of that messy, neglected so...
22:26, 06/03/2019

CMT Music Awards 2019 Winners: The Complete List Get your cowboy hats and boots ready, because the 2019 CMT Music Awards are here. This year's show is set to be one of the biggest nights of music for 2019, with plenty of......
21:39, 06/05/2019

Apple Music may replace iTunes at WWDC 2019 Apple could be retiring its iconic music software next week, according to a new report from Bloomberg. The report came out on Friday – just three days ahead of Apple’s WWDC 2019 keynote – and it gives some key details on the...
04:26, 06/01/2019

Gamers Prepare to Play Music-Festival Stage Music and videogames will converge at the new Metarama festival in Las Vegas this fall, the latest confluence of two industries looking to bank off the booming live-entertainment business....
18:13, 06/19/2019

Amazon’s music service is actually growing more quickly than Spotify Spotify and Apple Music are the two music streaming services that tend to get the lion’s share of attention — partly because of the obvious fact that they also have the lion’s share of paying subscribers and arguably a better produc...
06:39, 07/13/2019

Ozuna big winner at Billboard Latin Music Awards Ozuna was named Artist of the Year as the cream of Latin music turned out for the Billboard Latin Music Awards in Las Vegas. (April 26)        ...
19:39, 04/28/2019

YouTube Music will automatically download your favorite songs YouTube Music is making it easier to keep listening to your favorite tracks even when you're away from a consistent internet connection. The app is getting a new feature called Smart Downloads that will automatically download up to 500 songs you...
04:13, 06/27/2019

Here’s Every Reference You Might Have Missed in Taylor Swift’s New Music Video It’s here: new Taylor Swift music, in the form of the bright, bubbly new pop single “ME!” featuring Panic! At the Disco’s Brendon Urie. Following multiple months of speculation and a careful trail of breadcrumbs, Swift just re...
19:39, 04/28/2019

Richard Ashcroft: Grime has 'rewritten the blueprint' for music Richard Ashcroft has spoken about his love of grime music, saying acts in the genre have "rewritten the blueprint" for UK music in the last few years....
17:00, 05/24/2019

Rocketmen, raves and rhapsodies: how the music biopic became a Hollywood hit Elton John is the latest rock star to get the movie treatment in Rocketman. When did singers become as bankable as superheroes at the box office?The doors swing open and through the smoke swaggers a figure in bejewelled orange horns, gold popped coll...
08:52, 05/24/2019

3 killed in helicopter crash near Arkansas music festival Authorities say three people were killed and one was injured when a sightseeing helicopter crashed near a music festival in the Ozark Mountains in western Arkansas...
18:26, 06/03/2019

Does Listening to Music Stimulate Creative Thinking, or Stifle It? Listening to music while you work “significantly impairs” creativity. That was the conclusion of a study published earlier this year in the journal Applied Cognitive Psychology that examined the effect of different types of background mus...
13:26, 07/16/2019

Spotify boasts twice as many paid subscribers as Apple Music Less than a month ago, it was revealed that Apple Music had overtaken Spotify in terms of paid subscribers in the US – a milestone for the music streaming service – but Spotify’s latest earnings report shows that it’s stil...
05:13, 04/30/2019

Four months of Amazon Music Unlimited for $0.99/99p is the best Prime Day deal yet The Prime Day deals are almost here and to celebrate Amazon is offering a fantastic one that's exclusively for Prime members. For a limited time, you can get four months of Amazon Music Unlimited for for just $0.99 in the US or 99p in the UK. Th...
16:00, 07/07/2019

NYC’s coolest museums are open late for cocktails, music and more Why not enjoy your next night out with a side of art? Museums are getting down after hours this summer with live music, dance, movies and themed cocktails. Here’s where the fun is. Coop-tails Every Thursday this summer at 5 p.m., the Cooper Hewitt cl...
02:13, 07/19/2019

Blink-182, Lil Wayne Coming To Riverbend Music Center CINCINNATI (WLWT)– Blink-182 and Lil Wayne will be coming to Cincinnati for a tour this fall. WLWT reports that they will perform at Riverbend Music Center on September 16. Tickets go on sale Friday....
01:26, 05/07/2019

When it comes to music rights, Taylor Swift is the norm, not the exception Taylor Swift may feel that she's been burned, but she's far from the only one. The conflict between artists and commerce is an ancient one, and superstars such as Paul McCartney and Prince have felt its sting....
04:00, 07/02/2019