RIC OCASEK'S ESSENTIAL SONGS: LISTEN TO 11 TRACKS

The Cars' co-founder, who had a gift for coating clever ideas in radio-friendly rock, has died.

POST MALONE CLAIMS NO. 1 WITH THE YEAR'S BIGGEST STREAMING TOTAL

The musician's “Hollywood's Bleeding” bumped Tool from the top spot on the album chart with the equivalent of 489,000 sales in the...

 
 
 

WHERE MEXICAN FOLK BALLADS MEET TRAP MUSIC

‘Trapcorridos' - tales of love, bandits, heroes and gangsters - are a sensation in California and Mexico.

BRAZIL'S OUTSPOKEN DANIELA MERCURY IS A SWIRL OF IDEAS AND SONGS

At 54, the singer and dancer has been courting controversy and shifting her sound. This week she comes to Sony Hall in Manhattan.

 
 
 

RIC OCASEK, NEW WAVE ROCK VISIONARY AND CARS CO-FOUNDER, IS DEAD

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee updated classic sounds for a broader pop audience, making polished songs with sonic depth.

KIM GORDON'S OTHER LIFE

The art star queen of New York cool has started afresh in the creative hubbub of Los Angeles, just like everyone else.

 
 
 

KANYE WEST'S NEW YEEZY SHOES DRAW COMPARISONS TO CROCS AND A COLANDER

White, slip-on and dotted with holes, the unreleased shoes got decidedly mixed reviews after pictures of them emerged.

REVIEW: A PIANIST IS THE MUSE FOR A FLOOD OF ZORN

Stephen Gosling is featured on a recent recording of John Zorn's piano music, and played more at the Miller Theater.

 
 
 

THE PLAYLIST: ARIANA, MILEY AND LANA TAKE ON ‘ANGELS,' AND 11 MORE NEW SONGS

Hear tracks by Perfume Genius, the Lumineers, Charli XCX and others.

EDDIE MONEY, ‘TWO TICKETS TO PARADISE' SINGER, IS DEAD AT 70

He burst on the scene in the late 1970s and went on to have a string of rock hits that also included “Baby Hold On” and “Take Me Home...

 
 
 

‘A COWBOY HAS TO SING': SCENES FROM A CHUCK WAGON JAMBOREE

Every summer, western music bands and their fans get together to enjoy Roy Rogers songs, corny jokes, and roast beef and applesauce.

HOW RESIDENTE SPENDS HIS SUNDAYS

The Puerto Rican rapper speaks to his family on WhatsApp, drinks a beer before working out and plays a mean game of Uno.

 
 
 

LINKING TANGO AND JAZZ, GUILLERMO KLEIN LOOKS BACK AND AHEAD

The September album “Cristal” by Los Guachos, his multinational 11-piece big band, takes on tunes by the tango star Carlos Gardel,...

BACH WAS A MUSICIAN'S COMPANION TO TRAGEDY

In a memoir by Zuzana Ruzickova, the Czech harpsichordist who died in 2017, art persists through the Holocaust and Communist rule.

 
 
 

12 POP, ROCK AND JAZZ CONCERTS TO CHECK OUT IN N.Y.C. THIS WEEKEND

Our guide to pop and rock shows and the best of live jazz happening this weekend and in the week ahead.

BEHIND THE CURTAIN AT THE PARIS OPERA

Built nearly 150 years ago, the over-the-top Palais Garnier has become part of the identity of Paris.

 
 
 

KEN BURNS'S ‘COUNTRY MUSIC' TRACES THE GENRE'S VICTORIES, AND REVEALS ITS BLIND SPOTS

The eight-part, 16-hour documentary tells the genre's story, from Appalachia to arenas.

DANIEL JOHNSTON'S ESSENTIAL SONGS: LISTEN TO 12 TRACKS

The singer and songwriter, who was acclaimed as one of America's most gifted outsider voices, died at 58.

 
 
 

10 MONTHS OF CLASSICAL CONCERTS YOU WON'T WANT TO MISS

Yes, many musicians are celebrating Beethoven's 250th birthday this season, but there's much more.

6 CLASSICAL MUSIC CONCERTS TO SEE IN N.Y.C. THIS WEEKEND

Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera happening this weekend and in the week ahead.

 
 
 



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Ashley Tisdale Defends Her 'High School Musical' Character, Throws Some Serious Shade at Troy & Gabriella

For some reason, Sharpay was trending on Twitter on Monday. For those who need a refresh, Sharpay Evans was Ashley Tisdale's fabulous... Read more ...

Tyler, the Creator Searches for Answers in 'A Boy Is a Gun' Video: Watch

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In May, Tyler, the Creator wore his heart on his sleeve for his poignant "EARFQUAKE" video, guest-starring Tracee Ellis Ross. After... Read more ...

Target Just Dropped 4 Harry Potter Sock Advent Calendars, So Gather Your...

Target Just Dropped 4 Harry Potter Sock Advent Calendars, So Gather Your Galleons

While the rest of us are focusing on Halloween , Target is already starting to churn out its holiday must haves. ICYMI, the superstore quietly released not one, not two, but... Read more ...

Paulina Porizkova Thanks Cars Fans for Tributes to Late Husband Ric Ocasek

Paulina Porizkova Thanks Cars Fans for Tributes to Late Husband Ric Ocasek

Paulina Porizkova was clearly moved by the tokens some New York fans left in honor of her late husband. The supermodel, who was married to The Cars... Read more ...

A 23-Year-Old Mountain Biker Just Became the First American in 17 Years to...

A 23-Year-Old Mountain Biker Just Became the First American in 17 Years to Win the World Cup

As Kate Courtney coasted across the finish line on Sept. 8, the celebration was already beginning. Twenty-three years old and in her second season as a professional mountain... Read more ...

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Dashboard Confessional announced on Monday its first-ever compilation album. The Best Ones of the Best Ones, out Jan. 31, 2020, is a... Read more ...

Ric Ocasek's Family Thank Fans for 'Outpouring of Love' Following Cars...

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A day after the death of Cars frontman Ric Ocasek, his family took to Instagram on Monday to share thanks for the support they've... Read more ...

Ozzy Osbourne Ends Record 30-Year Break Between Hot 100 Top 10s Thanks to...

Ozzy Osbourne Ends Record 30-Year Break Between Hot 100 Top 10s Thanks to Post Malone

Iconic rocker Ozzy Osbourne makes history on the Billboard Hot 100 , ending the longest break between top 10 hits in the chart's... Read more ...

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Beyond the Gates: It's difficult not to compare last month's Lollapalooza and this weekend's Riot Fest. While the former operates on a far larger scale and runs an extra day... Read more ...

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