Tag Archives: Pop and Rock Music

Critic’s Notebook: At K-Pop Festival, Korean Stars Align With Their Superfans

Source: New York Times » Music

KCON, an annual event in its third year in New Jersey, tries to make the global phenomenon of the South Korean pop music scene feel like an intimate subculture.

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Disputes Over Prince’s Estate Throw the Future of His Vault Into Question

Source: New York Times » Music

Universal said it wants to cancel its $31 million deal for Prince’s music over conflicts with an earlier agreement Prince signed with Warner Bros.

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Why the Slants Took a Fight Over Their Band Name to the Supreme Court

Source: New York Times » Music

In a strange case, a small Asian-American rock group may have inadvertently helped the Washington Redskins.

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With ‘Witness,’ Katy Perry Is the Second Woman to Hit No. 1 in 2017

Source: New York Times » Music

“Witness” debuted at the top of the Billboard album chart with 180,000 album equivalent units, displacing Halsey, who hit No. 1 last week.

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Playlist: The Playlist: A Different Side of Chuck Berry and a New Sound for Coldplay

Source: New York Times » Music

Hear 10 new songs selected by our pop critics from Algiers, Sad13, Cold Specks and more.

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Yoko Ono Will Share Credit for John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’

Source: New York Times » Music

She is being recognized as a co-writer of her husband’s 1971 song, the National Music Publishers Association announced.

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Anita Pallenberg, Actress and Muse of Rolling Stones, Dies at 75

Source: New York Times » Music

Best known for her relationships with Keith Richards and Brian Jones of the Stones, Ms. Pallenberg appeared in quirky films like “Barbarella” and “Candy.”

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Governors Ball’s 10 Best Sets: Gospel-Rap, Kiss-Off Pop and More

Source: New York Times » Music

The festival brought Chance the Rapper, Lorde, Tool and a selection of British grime artists to Randalls Island in New York over the weekend.

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