Tag Archives: Pop and Rock Music

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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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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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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Your Week in Culture: Jay-Z, Eugene O’Neill and ‘Princess Bride’ in Theaters Nationwide

Source: New York Times » Music

Also the week of Oct. 15: Monteverdi’s groundbreaking “Orfeo” in Manhattan, and Mona Hatoum’s sly sculptures in Houston.

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Return of the ’80s! Synth-Pop Bands Stage a Middle-Aged Comeback

Source: New York Times » Music

Pioneering electronic music bands like Depeche Mode, New Order, Alphaville and Erasure have released new material. It’s like the 80s all over again.

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Radiohead, Nina Simone and Kate Bush Nominated for Rock Hall of Fame

Source: New York Times » Music

The shortlist for 2018 also includes Rage Against the Machine, Bon Jovi, LL Cool J, Judas Priest and more.

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