August 16, 2017 / 11:57 PM

Stay Connected

Music Times > Jazz/Blues/Classical

Tomás Doncker Performs Songs Live, in 360VR Videos

Blues icon Tomás Doncker performs select songs off of his 'The Mess We Made' album in a special 360VR Video format. Throw on your headsets and watch now!

Flea Compares Kobe Bryant to Iconic Musicians

Flea compares Kobe Bryant to John Coltrane, Jimi Hendrix and more musical greats ahead of the LA Lakers' star's final NBA game.

Pretty Lights Launches Spotify Playlist, Offers Download of ‘Only Yesterday’ [LISTEN]

Derek Vincent Smith, the electro-soul pioneer best known as Pretty Lights, is back with a free download of his latest track, "Only Yesterday." Additionally, the Colorado-based producer has launched a new Spotify playlist series called "The Hot Sh*t," ...

Coachella, Beale Street, Hangout Fest & More: How to Get Tickets for Festivals This Spring

With the month of April officially under way, it's time to dig out your sunscreen, crop tops and shades, because music festival season is just weeks away from fully taking off. Over the next month, six of the most popular festivals in the U.S. will ...

Composer Marty O’Donnell Details Scrapped 'Destiny' Score with Paul McCartney

Bungie's video game Destiny was arguably the biggest of the year back in 2014, but it could've been even bigger with the involvement of Beatles bassist and singer Paul McCartney. Marty O'Donnell was let go by the studio as a composer before the ...

'Nina' Biopic Distributor Fires Back at Zoe Saldana Haters Who Believe She's Not Black Enough

Negativity has surrounded the forthcoming Nina Simone biopic, 'Nina,' ever since the trailer made its official debut on the Internet with actress Zoe Saldana playing the titular role. Critics attacked Saldana and the creators of the film for casting ...

Sasquatch! Music Festival w/ Disclosure &The Cure Already Selling Quickly on Ticket Market

In January, Sasquatch! Music Festival announced a stacked lineup for their annual summer jam, scheduled to take place at the Gorge Amphitheater in Quincy, Washington on Memorial Day Weekend (May 27-30). ...

Don Cheadle Details Miles Davis Biopic Movie Troubles: Casting White Costar Saved Film

Writer, director and star of the upcoming biopic movie, Miles Ahead, based on legendary musician Miles Davis, Don Cheadle has revealed a number of details about his passion project. First off, it was very hard to make, but it almost didn't get any ...

Red Bull Music Academy New York 2016 Lineup: Kamasi Washington, Dizze Rascal, Metro Boomin

Red Bull Music Academy takes its show on the road with dozens of pupils and teachers to one different cultural metropolis around the world each year, but once a year in May it also holds a month of shows, workshops and speaker panels in New York City ...

Bob Dylan Announces Tour With Mavis Staples, New Album ‘Fallen Angels’

Bob Dylan announced that his 37th studio album, Fallen Angels, is due out sometime this year. Following a brief tour in Japan this April, the 74-year-old folk icon will hit the road with legendary R&B and gospel singer Mavis Staples for a 27-date ...

Stream New Jeff Buckley Album ‘You And I’ Featuring 10 Previously Unreleased Songs [LISTEN]

Nearly twenty years after his death, Jeff Buckley is back with a new posthumous album titled You And I. The LP compiles ten previously unreleased tracks recorded early in the "Hallelujah" crooner's career, featuring covers of Bob Dylan's "Just Like A ...

Stream Tomás Doncker's Powerful, Racially Charged 'The Mess We've Made' [LISTEN]

The Mess We've Made by iconic "no wave" New York-based blues and soul singer-songwriter Tomás Doncker was released on True Groove Records late last year, but we're revisiting it this week. USA is currently experiencing a tumultuous period of race ...

Nina Simone's Daughter Defends Zoe Saldana in Biopic Movie: "She's Not Responsible"

Actress Zoe Saldana has been under fire lately for her role portraying the late singer and activist, Nina Simone, in the biopic soon to be released in April of 2016, based on her life, relationships and career. Though Saldana has received more ...

Darkside's Dave Harrington Unveils Solo Group, New Album 'Become Alive'

One half of the celebrated electronic duo Darkside, Dave Harrington has announced the launch of his own solo group, the Dave Harrington Group. With it he is releasing his debut album Become Alive on Darkside's label home, Other People.

2016 Playboy Jazz Festival: Jon Batiste & Stay Human, Robert Cray Band Added to Lineup

The Playboy Jazz Festival released the final names of musical acts in their 2016 lineup on Tuesday (March 1) and it's lit! Jon Batiste & Stay Human and the Robert Cray Band are among the several artists scheduled to take the stage. The 38th annual ...

Music Times Network is always looking for well-versed, enthusiastic contributors and interns.
Submit your application today!

// Polls //

Real Time Analytics