April 24, 2019 0 By Virgilian

Kanye’s live streamed Easter service at Coachella sparks some pinhole memes

By Morgan Sung2019-04-21 21:24:03 UTC As Coachella’s second weekend wrapped up, Kanye West celebrated Easter with a live streamed Sunday Service.  Kanye’s Sunday Services were made public in January. They aren’t quite traditional church services with sermons and declarations of faith, but videos of the secretive weekly events show that the services do focus on…

April 24, 2019 0 By Virgilian

Streaming music is going to officially take over the world this year – CNET

Spotify is the world’s biggest streaming music service by users.  CNET Sometime this year, streaming music should achieve actual world domination. Streaming music, especially paid subscriptions, last year once again fueled the recording industry’s global growth, lifting worldwide revenue 9.7 percent to $19.1 billion in 2018, according to the music industry’s worldwide trade group Tuesday. That’s…

April 24, 2019 0 By Virgilian

Critics Notebook: Ben Monder and David Torn, Jazz Guitarists Unafraid to Wrestle With Darkness

Critics NotebookImageBen Monder’s new album, “Day After Day,” includes the guitarist’s first collection of covers. Since the 1990s, he has established his own unmistakable sound.CreditCreditVincent Tullo for The New York TimesCan a jazz guitarist touch the void? What role can darkness play in improvised music, which has historically been built on a spirit of earnest…