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Artiphon's New Electronic Instrument 1 Can Make Any Sound Imaginable

The new Instrument 1 by Artiphon is one impressive gadget. The device is essentially a multi-instrument that recreates the sounds made by guitars, drums, pianos, violins and many other instruments. It can be played in any position as well and has ...

'Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage' Bringing Orchestral Concert Tour and Video Footage to 100 Cities During 2016

'Star Trek' fans are still lamenting the death of Leonard Nimoy but they can look forward to a brighter tomorrow, as 'Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage' will bring the orchestral history of the television franchise to more than 100 cities during 2016.

Flaming Lips, Miley Cyrus, Patti Smith, Debbie Harry and More Bring Down Carnegie at Tibet House Benefit Concert [VIDEO]

The Tibet House Benefit Concert has long been one of the more popular charity events held in the music industry on a yearly basis and once again the lineup seemed to be a good one: The Flaming Lips, Miley Cyrus and Patti Smith were among the ...

7 Highest Priced Records on eBay Right Now: The Beatles, Pink Floyd and Mighty Sparrow Bring in Big Bucks, but Not Jack White Money

Jack White made headlines when he announced that he was the bidder who spent $300,000 for the acetate of Elvis Presley's original single, a 7" pressing from Sun Records featuring "My Happiness" and "That's When Your Heartaches Begin," and that his ...

Lindsey Stirling Wins '15 YouTube Music Awards

This has been quite a year for violinist Lindsey Stirling. The dancing musician appeared in the Grammy Legacy concert and was named to the Forbes 30 Under 30 list. Now, Stirling has been announced as one of the 50 musicians who are winners at the ...

Herbie Hancock Announces International Jazz Day for Paris, to Bring Relief After Charlie Hebdo Attacks

UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador and music icon Herbie Hancock announced that Paris would play host to the fourth annual International Jazz Day, the fourth annual date dedicated to the most influential genre of the 20th Century. Organizers gave twofold ...

Roger Waters, Syd Barrett, and David Gilmour: Ranking All 12 Pink Floyd Solo Albums from 'The Madcap Laughs' to 'Amused to Death'

Former Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour announced today that he would be releasing his fourth solo album (yet untitled) later during 2015, so Music Times went back and looked at every solo album released by every member of Pink Floyd over the years ...

Simon Rattle Named Music Director of London Symphony Orchestra

After months of speculation, it has been announced that Sir Simon Rattle has been appointed the new music director of the London Symphony Orchestra starting in 2017.

Frank Music Company in Midtown West Closing March 6, Heidi Rogers Recounts Celebrity Catalog

Like sands through the hourglass, alas, thus is the last day in the life of iconic classical sheet music seller Frank Music Company: closing its West 54th Street doors (between Broadway and Eighth Avenue) for good this Friday, March 6. The culprit? ...

Lamb of God Vocalist Randy Blythe Branching Out with Score for New Production from Richmond Ballet

Lamb of God vocalist Randy Blythe is branching out a bit and composing the score for a new ballet, which may-okay will almost certainly will-come as a surprise for fans of the Virginia groove metal band.

7 Great Frank Sinatra Covers from Bob Dylan, Lady Gaga, Aretha Franklin, Sex Pistols and More

A source indicated today that Bob Dylan might be considering a second album of Frank Sinatra to accompany this year's Shadows In The Night. Sinatra was himself a master of the cover, often taking popular songs and immortalizing them with his own ...

Kaufmann Cancels Met Performance of 'Carmen' Due to Illness

Star tenor Jonas Kaufmann has canceled one of his two performances in the Metropolitan Opera’s highly awaited show 'Carmen.' Tickets to the performance were running for almost $1,000 on online ticket broker sites before the singer dropped out due ...

Simon Rattle Jumping from Berlin Philharmonic to London Symphony Orchestra During 2017-'18 Season

A big move at the trade deadline in classical music occurred as conductor Simon Rattle announced that he would be leaving the Berlin Philharmonic to take the role of the music director for the London Symphony Orchestra.

Apollo Theater Plans Billie Holiday Birthday Bash with Cassandra Wilson to Celebrate Vocal Icon's 100th Anniversary

One of the most historic venues in New York City will be hosting a number of events to honor the legacy of one of America's greatest vocalists later this year, as the Apollo Theater is planning memorial concerts to mark what would have been the 100th ...

Watch J.K. Simmons in 'Whiplash' Short That Became the Movie

When director Damien Chazelle was unable to secure funding in 2013 for the movie 'Whiplash,' which went on to become a critically acclaimed masterpiece, he decided to make a short. The 18-minute movie would serve as proof that the feature about an ...

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