Category Archives: New York Times

Popcast: The Persistence of Pink and Kelly Clarkson, Outspoken Pop Survivors

Source: New York Times » Music

Two of the music world’s biggest voices and boldest personalities are back. Deep into successful careers, where have their paths diverged? A conversation, on Popcast.

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Your Week in Culture: Kendrick Lamar, Leonard Bernstein and Crime Scene Dioramas

Source: New York Times » Music

Also the week of Oct. 22: Wooster Group channels voices from prison, Benjamin Millepied dances about architecture, and the Bernstein centennial celebration starts early.

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Jann Wenner and His Biographer Have a Falling Out

Source: New York Times » Music

The Rolling Stone founder seemed to enjoy opening up his life to Joe Hagan. Now that the book is about to come out, they are no longer speaking.

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Hear the Martha Argerich Recordings That Inspired 8 Young Pianists

Source: New York Times » Music

Daniil Trifonov, Khatia Buniatishvili and more talented pianists (and one harpsichordist) share their favorite albums by the great Argentine musician.

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French Magazine Draws Outrage for Putting Convicted Killer on Its Cover

Source: New York Times » Music

The music weekly Les Inrockuptibles featured Bertrand Cantat, who was jailed for fatally beating his partner in 2003, on the front of its latest issue.

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A 100-Car Army of Sound in Los Angeles

Source: New York Times » Music

A new composition by Ryoji Ikeda created a wash of sound — car stereos blaring variations on the note A — as part of the Red Bull Music Academy festival.

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A 100-Car Army of Sound in Los Angeles

Source: New York Times » Music

A new composition by Ryoji Ikeda created a wash of sound — car stereos blaring variations on the note A — as part of the Red Bull Music Academy festival.

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As Geffen Hall’s Renovation Stumbles, Cincinnati Shows the Way

Source: New York Times » Music

Reopening after a $143 million renovation, which removed a thousand seats, Cincinnati’s stately Music Hall offers a model for Lincoln Center.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Mavis Staples Warns of Deadly Force, and 9 More New Songs

Source: New York Times » Music

Hear the songs that caught our critics’ attention this week, from a studio reverie by Beck to a globe-hopping track by Major Lazer.

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