Artists draw thousands of listeners, appear at major festivals and enjoy media exposure, but they still struggle to get by.
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The beat, the noise and the blinding lights tore us away from common sense and ordered the body to move without any need for intellectual mediation.
In ‘Common Emotions,’ Yasmeen Godder once again explores new territory, this time by getting the audience involved. Unlike much of her previous work, this piece has a relaxed and playful feel.
The works of some 70 artists, most of them female, deal with gender and cultural issues.
Former Pink Floyd bassist signs an open letter telling the electronic duo to not be fooled by Tel Aviv's cool vibe while a different petition accuses artists who perform in Israel of whitewashing apartheid.
Though not all the performances are equally moving, this 55-CD box set from Japan of all Bach’s sacred cantatas is a high-quality mainstream compilation.
The transition between the the 20th and 21st centuries - between two planes of time and experience - is precisely where Eran Zur’s new album takes place.
The Canadian minstrel still sometimes goes a bit heavy on the ennui, but his new album shows he remains a master of the spirit and the flesh.
'The news about the Nobel left me speechless,' the American singer-songwriter said of becoming the first musician to be awarded the prestigious literature prize.
Two decades after it was declared dead, vinyl is back. And as the sexy trend of records takes on among younger DJs, record prices are climbing.