Jemeel Moondoc at the Sons d’Hiver Festival in Arcueil, France, 2016. Photo: Paul Charbit / Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images. “EVERYTHING IN THIS MUSIC”, observed saxophonist Jemeel Moondoc one day. “It can be anywhere or anything, everything goes into the music.” Self-proclaimed “melodic storyteller”, Moondoc, who died in August a few weeks after his seventy-sixth birthday, …

ASHLAND Old Crow Medicine Show, Whiskey Myers and Blues Traveler are among the artists performing at the Foxfire Music and Arts Festival, which takes place September 24-25 at Ashland Riverfront. The Paramount Arts Center has announced its plans for the festival, presented by Delta Marriott and The Winchester Restaurant in Ashland. Art vendors and live …

Electronic music giant ID&T acquired by Superstruct Fresh news from the entertainment world. The electronic music giant ID&T was bought by Superstructure, according to a financial publication based in the Netherlands Het Financieele Dagblad. In the same post, it is further described that Superstruct Entertainment acquired ID&T from Axar Capital for a sum between 150 …

Bill Gaither has left his mark on American culture over the past half century, claiming a place not only on the Billboard charts, but also in The Baptist Hymnal, among others. In its heyday, the Gaither Homecoming series dominated American music video sales and helped fill its performance venues. He and his wife, Gloria, were …

Rapper, singer and songwriter Dino James’ latest hip hop track “Sound De” has taken the internet by storm. Fans say they listen to the song on repeat. It’s no surprise that the track crossed 3.7 million views on YouTube within a fortnight of its release. In a candid interview with Metrolife, Dino talks about his …

Apple Music to Offer Compensation to Artists in DJ Mixes Using Shazam Technology During the pandemic, we have seen the drastic growth of DJ mixes being broadcast through Twitch, YouTube, and other platforms as well. Given the importance and demand for these mixes, Apple Music has taken the initiative to pay DJs for uploading their …

In March of this year, Kazakhstan’s most popular DJ and sound engineer Imanbek made history when he became the first person from Central Asia to receive a Grammy. How has the career of the young musician evolved since then? Imanbek Zeikenov, known in the recording industry simply as Imanbek, is a former train station worker …

by Jack Carenza Courtesy of TodaysHipHop.com Originally from the East New York section of Brooklyn Carnegie Kid comes with a unique rap brand that is both classic and innovative. A true student of music as a whole, he lists his greatest influences as Prince and Michael Jackson. Blending unique song premisses with a witty pun …

OAKLAND (BCN) – Four black chefs, including three who were previously incarcerated, launched their food truck business with free food and music in West Oakland on Friday morning. Soul on a Roll was launched on Seventh and Campbell streets by chefs Sarah Germany, Keshia Evans, Howard Harrison and GaQuayla LeGrone. READ MORE: 2 charged in …

ENDEA OWENS & THE KITCHEN Let’s be honest: Many of us started the pandemic by promising to fill lonely lockdowns with new and meaningful plans. For Endea Owens, a young booming bass player, that wish came true. A member of the “Late Show” group led by Jon Batiste, she began hosting free “cookout” concerts in …