For anyone who’s ever dreamed of being on “American Idol” or “The Voice” as a performer or judge, a new app seeks to make their fantasy come true.
Metallica could be in some dire times financially, at least according to their biographers.
A North Bay musician fills his calendar with work for his own band and producing music for top recording artists. But this week’s Jefferson Award winner still makes time to share his art with local kids.
Better math scores and higher rates of graduation among public school students are just a couple of the benefits of the music education program MUSICSTAR.
A jury’s verdict that Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke copied Marvin Gaye’s music to create their hit song “Blurred Lines” won’t just be felt by the singer’s pocketbooks — it has the potential to change how musicians work and could open the door to new copyright claims.
While several 30 second clips of the researcher playing sounds that closely resembled monkey calls provoked the most obvious reactions, only one human band actually caused them to react at all.
The plan calls for permitting up to 55,000 people per day for the festival, although Sonoma County officials say the proposal is still in the early stages.
When press started rolling in for Father/Daughter‘s first Faux Real Compilation last Record Store Day, label founder Jessi Frick knew she was on to a good thing. Record Store Day’s arbitrary process for selecting exactly what albums get […]
Last night, Bay Area rapper The Jacka was killed by a gunshot in Oakland.
Some call him the Santa Claus of the San Leandro schools’ music program. If teachers and students need something, he finds a way to grant their wish, making him this week’s Bay Area Jefferson Award winner.