Music

Ariana Grande sorry she ‘couldn’t fix’ Mac Miller’s pain

Ariana Grande sorry she ‘couldn’t fix’ Mac Miller’s pain

Published 14/09/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Singer Ariana Grande on Friday spoke publicly for the first time about the death of her former boyfriend Mac Miller, writing [more…]

K-pop label faces fan, investor fury after firing dating artists

K-pop label faces fan, investor fury after firing dating artists

Published 14/09/2018

SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean record label’s move to dump two K-pop artists who had declared their romantic relationship has sparked a major fan [more…]

‘Star is Born’ actress Lady Gaga recalls time she ‘couldn’t get an…

‘Star is Born’ actress Lady Gaga recalls time she ‘couldn’t get an…

Published 10/09/2018

TORONTO (Reuters) - Lady Gaga, making her debut as a movie actress in “A Star is Born”, said on Sunday she was humbled by the [more…]

Elton John starts long goodbye with his Yellow Brick Road tour

Elton John starts long goodbye with his Yellow Brick Road tour

Published 09/09/2018

(Reuters) - Elton John took fans down memory lane as he launched his “Farewell Yellow Brick Road” world tour that will bring his touring career [more…]

Trauma and pop music collide in Natalie Portman’s ‘Vox Lux’

Trauma and pop music collide in Natalie Portman’s ‘Vox Lux’

Published 04/09/2018

VENICE, Italy (Reuters) - In 2010, Natalie Portman opened the Venice Film Festival as a tormented ballerina in “Black Swan” - a role which earned [more…]

Thom Yorke follows Radiohead bandmate Greenwood with first film…

Thom Yorke follows Radiohead bandmate Greenwood with first film…

Published 04/09/2018

VENICE, Italy (Reuters) - Thom Yorke has produced some “really frightening noises” for horror movie “Suspiria” - his first venture into making a film soundtrack [more…]

Aretha Franklin’s eulogy was ‘offensive and distasteful,’ family says

Aretha Franklin’s eulogy was ‘offensive and distasteful,’ family says

Published 04/09/2018

(Reuters) - Members of Aretha Franklin’s family felt the eulogy for the Queen of Soul delivered by a pastor at her funeral last week was [more…]

Plucky air guitarists chase stringless glory at world titles in…

Plucky air guitarists chase stringless glory at world titles in…

Published 25/08/2018

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Air guitar enthusiasts gathered in the Finnish city of Oulu on Friday to shred and strum their imaginary instruments in pursuit of [more…]

In rural Ukraine, an American rekindles a lost music tradition

In rural Ukraine, an American rekindles a lost music tradition

Published 24/08/2018

KRYACHKIVKA, Ukraine (Reuters) - Deep in rural Ukraine, a man from North Carolina has returned to his roots, moving to a village with a population [more…]

Former Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Ed King dies at 68

Former Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Ed King dies at 68

Published 24/08/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Ed King, a former lead guitarist for the Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd who co-wrote one of the group’s best known [more…]