Alastair Macaulay: New 3-act ballet by a harmless composer – Slipped DiscSlipped Disc

norman lebrecht June 03, 2022 First review of last night’s Covent Garden premiere, special to Slipped Disc Like Water for Chocolate by Alastair Macaulay In the twentieth century, new three-act ballets were rarities. Of those that did come along, very few were made to new music of importance. Yet the ten years that … Read more

New Releases From GWAR, ASTRONID & More Out Today 6/3

This week’s new heavy metal releases include alien monsters, technical death metal, dream thrash, and more! To the metals… Artificial Brain – Artificial Brain Genre: Technical/Progressive Death MetalOrigin: Long Island, New YorkLabel: Profound Lore Records Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading. Getting this week’s party started with some technical madness. Artificial Brain‘s third record features a … Read more

15 Of The Most Famous Black Singers Of The 1990s

From rap to R&B, adult contemporary to jazz, black singers influence nearly every musical genre. The talent of black men and women peaked in the 1990s, when black personalities were gracing the spectrum of radio, music videos, and live shows across the world. Building on a solid foundation, the future of black musicianship appears strong. … Read more

ProgPower USA XXI: Day One Recap

ProgPower USA XXI Day One Recap: Reunifying after a two-year hiatus, the festival first day serves up prog, thrash and death metal in explosive doses. Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading. Any bold venture, be it large or small, begins with a single individual with a vision. Thus is the story of ProgPower USA, an idea … Read more