Category: Graffiti music

An exciting free program of music and entertainment kicks off at the three-day Peterborough Celebrates Festival

Over 15,000 people are expected to enjoy an exciting range of music, shows, games and entertainment at a three-day festival to celebrate Peterborough. A family festival seeks to bring together and showcase all that makes the city great, and offers a chance to thank the many people who have helped the community through these extremely […]

Music, art and fashion take center stage at Desperados’ Collectives Playground

Art lovers flocked to Jewel Aedia, Lekki, Lagos to witness the display of creative energy through music, arts, fashion and dance. The event which was tagged, ‘Desperados’ Collectives Playground’, also featured multidisciplinary artist, Mayowa Alabi, aka Shuta Bug’s work for the 2022 Desperados Design Collectives. Hosted by Kemismallz and ilowitdflo, the program was a captivating […]

Venerable Music Farm reopens

Long to come On a hot July day last year, Charleston Music Hall’s operations team finally signed the lease to take over the Music Farm. Charleston’s iconic concert hall had remained vacant and untouched since the COVID-19-induced closure in 2020. Music Hall manager Charles Carmody walked to the locked doors of 32 Ann Street in […]

Why The Music Industry Needs To Drop The Racist Term “Master Recording” From Its Vocabulary — Now (guest column)

In the spring and summer of 2020, as protests across the country highlighted the systematic injustices black Americans have faced and continue to face, the music industry has been one of many to be called to account and take action for his treatment of a group of people. which is largely responsible for its many […]

Hidden gems to visit in 2022

April 9, 2022 – As summer approaches, we can already hear different genres of music playing on the sunny beaches of Croatia, so it’s the perfect time to check out some of the lesser-known Croatian music festivals that are scattered all over the country. Croatian music festivals have been piling up over the last decade […]


LL COOL J feat. DJ Z-Trip, Ice Cube, Rick RossLil’ Kim, The Diplomats ft. Camron, jim jones & Juelz Santana, Fat Joe & Remy MaJadakiss, Scarface, Trina, NORE, Digable Planets, and more to come, will perform live at Forest Hills Stadium in queens for the one night special event only. Each performer and artist has […]

IU Music Students Protest Apathy Towards Campus Sexual Violence | news

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Queensland Music Awards winner embraces Taiwanese-Australian identity

Taipei, April 2 (CNA) For Taiwanese-Australian multi-instrumentalist Matt Hsu, his 70s-inspired hip-hop track “Welcome to the Neighborhood: Taiwan” (就當家裡), which won an award at the Queensland Music Awards 2022 (QMA) earlier this week was part of a process of addressing internalized racism growing up in Australia. The groovy track, which snagged the QMAs World category […]

Ashford rapper and John Wallis Academy alumnus Jus JayCee films the music video for his debut single ‘Payslips’ across town

A Kingsnorth rapper, who has just released his debut single, filmed the clip in his hometown in a bid to show the opportunities Ashford offers artists. Jordan Curtis, who goes by the name Jus JayCee, filmed scenes for “Payslips,” which was released Sunday, at the Designer Outlet, Victoria Park, and Downtown, to name a few. […]

Podcast: Shaanan Streett by Hadag Nahash talks about music, words and dreams

Welcome to Times Will Tell, The Times of Israel’s weekly podcast. This week we speak to Israeli rap impresario Shaanan Streett, founding member of hip hop/funk group Hadag Nahash, who is currently celebrating his 25th birthday. During our conversation in Streett’s studio in Jerusalem, we discuss what it’s like to reach that career pinnacle, looking […]

Buku Music Festival 2022 | Programming | Tickets | Schedule | Appointment

BUKU Music Festival 2022 is a New Orleans-based show/festival at Mardi Gras World, featuring EDM, hip-hop and indie rock programming. The festival calls itself a “vibrant music and arts festival meets underground warehouse party celebrating New Orleans’ progressive subculture.” It looks wild. Tickets for the Buku Music Festival 2022 are on sale. Click on the […]

Birmingham’s best venues for live music and partying until the wee hours

After two years of Covid misery, the Brummies are finally ready to party! Earlier this month a club goer shared a video of a flash mob style dancing and singing in the city which breaks out completely randomly due to street musicians performing Killing Me Softly on the street . Read more:Birmingham hailed the ‘best […]

Pulse Music’s Josh Abraham on LACMA Art Exhibit – The Hollywood Reporter

The new exhibition Artists Inspired by Music: Interscope Reimagined – which has its final weekend at LACMA February 11-13 – is a colorful and boisterous collection of original works by artists such as Lauren Halsey, Damien Hirst and Cecily Brown performing the music and image of Interscope artists such as Kendrick Lamar, Eminem and Billie […]

Arts, Beats + Lyrics brings its celebration of urban art, music and cocktails to Seattle

The people behind Arts, Beats + Lyrics know that an artificial distinction between high art and pop culture creates barriers for non-traditional artists. So they created an exhibition of urban art and music to connect grateful audiences with creative, individualistic artists whose work rarely appears in museums. “It’s not just visual art, it’s a whole […]

New Music-Inspired Exhibit Will Liven Up Austin’s Central Library

Another year begins and another cultural connection is made by the Austin Public Library, one of Austin’s most consistent supporters of local culture. This time it’s about rhythm – street art, hip-hop, jazz and punk – as Austin painter and muralist Kel Brown feels. According to Brown, it’s about “maintaining inner peace in times of […]

Matt Dunn Talks Art Direction of Amazon Music’s Christmas Ad and How Graffiti Condoms Changed His Life

The London-based art director has already racked up an impressive CV since graduating from illustration in 2014. After cutting his teeth working as a graphic designer at a law firm, Matt has since worked with Wieden + Kennedy London, Mother London and Goodby Silverstein & Partners. Besides high profile clients like Amazon, he has also […]

BUKU Music + Art Project Announces Music Lineup to Celebrate 10th Anniversary

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – BUKU Music + Art Project, New Orleans’ cutting-edge boutique music festival, has announced the lineup for its highly anticipated return to the Big Easy on March 25-26, 2022. he beloved event and first show since 2019, dedicated fans of the festival will finally have the chance to return to BUKU’s […]

‘Minimalist music is composed in a minimalist way, but I want to get the most out of it’ | Focus

The following excerpt is from the session report for The Strad’s January 2022 issue “Focusing the Lens”. To read it in its entirety, click here to subscribe and log in. The January 2022 digital magazine and print edition are on sale now The famous wall in front of Abbey Road Studios is particularly bright when […]

NC A&T teachers create a place for hip-hop culture | Music

Xavier Carrington, a graphic designer, painted portraits of artists such as The Notorious BIG, Queen Latifah and Radio Raheem from the movie “Do the Right Thing”. Hooker found posters of stars such as Donna Summer and even the Beatles. Terrance McAdoo chats with co-host Ernest Hooker. KENNETH FERRIERA, LEE JOURNALS The space displays items such […]

Bangkok’s underground music tribes take to the streets in surprise shows on Sundays

The show is about to begin. Its location is public. Its location is secret. PA equipment and instruments are strewn about as musicians set things up. Their power supply is limited, so they’re hoping the batteries won’t run out before all four groups are done playing. Attendees were informed that the show starts at 3 […]


The Sundance ASCAP Music Café continues its unwavering commitment to highlighting the marriage of music and film on January the 21st and 22 featuring exclusive musical performances from a curated selection of notable and emerging talent. At January 23 and 24 viewers can tune in for specials ASCAP screen time conversations with top ASCAP composers […]


NEW YORK, January 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Longtime partner of the Sundance Film Festival, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) returns with the 24th edition Sundance ASCAP Music Coffee in virtual form for a second year. The Café will feature exclusive performances and interviews with ASCAP member songwriters and composers on the […]

Roddy Ricch Cancels Musical Appearance for “SNL”: Exciting Replacement Revealed [DETAILS]

Bad news for Roddy Ricch fans! The rapper won’t be playing for “Saturday Night Live” due to an unexpected event, but the series recently announced his replacement – what happened to him? Drawing inspiration from his Instagram stories, the “Boom Boom Room” hitmaker briefly explained why he wouldn’t be performing on the iconic New York […]

Saudi Arabia Celebrates Spectacular National Expo 2020 Day With Music, Culture, And More

DUBAI – The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia celebrated Expo 2020 Dubai’s national day on Friday January 7th with a series of events at the site, including a military parade and a stunning screening of the film Saudi Cultural Show at Al Wasl Plaza , with fireworks and concerts to come throughout the evening. Sheikh Nahyan […]

Saudi Arabia celebrates Expo 2020 national day with music, culture and more – News

Saudi Arabia’s National Day at Expo 2020 Dubai celebrated with 18 events in 20 different locations Wam By Wam Posted: Sat, Jan 8, 2022, 2:25 AM The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia celebrated Expo 2020 Dubai’s National Day on Friday with a series of events at the site, including a military parade and a stunning screening […]

Wallingford teenager spreads peace and positivity through music

WALLINGFORD – A student at Lyman Hall High School is working to spread peace and positivity through her music and an upcoming independent study project. PeaceSelah Lopez, artistically known as PEACExLOPEZ, began to focus on her music at the start of the pandemic and knew exactly what kind of music she wanted to produce. “I […]

Desmond Tutu: An Inspiration for a Broken Nation | Cultural | Reports on the arts, music and lifestyle of Germany | DW

Desmond Tutu’s impact on issues of faith, politics and social change has traveled far beyond his native South Africa. “Arch Tutu,” as many South Africans call the spiritual figure, has inspired people from all walks of life, especially many artists and creative minds around the world. The former Archbishop of Cape Town in the Anglican […]

Fun things to do in New Jersey in January 2022: music, family events, and more

Good year! Check out these events and activities taking place across New Jersey in January. Please note that all times are subject to change; please visit the venue’s website or call for more information. Art Jeanne Silverthorne: What’s going on here?Until January 8New York sculptor Jeanne Silverthorne displays her figures in molded rubber with glaring […]

The British Re-Invasion – Adele and Ed Sheeran Return – 97.9 WRMF

Editor: Dan Martensen; Adele: Simon Emmett In 2021, two of the biggest superstars in music – Ed sheeran and Adele – released their highly anticipated new albums to an adoring audience. –In February, Ed celebrated his 30th birthday. In June he released a new single, “Bad habits, and in August, he announced that his new […]

“Visual Music from Murals”: ​​Upcoming Book Features Over 100 Local Street Artists

You know Austin as the Live Music Capital of the World, but local urban artist J Muzacz wants you to know the city as the “Urban Art Capital of the World”. Austin has yet to be baptized with such a title, but Muzacz hopes to raise awareness of local mural, mosaic, street and graffiti artists […]

BUKU Music + Art Project announces its musical programming on the occasion of its 10th anniversary

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – BUKU Music + Art Project, New Orleans’ cutting-edge music festival, has announced the lineup for its highly anticipated return to the Big Easy on March 25-26, 2022. 10th Anniversary Celebration anniversary of the beloved event and the first show since 2019, dedicated festival fans will finally have the chance to […]

UNESCO adds traditions to its List of Intangible Cultural Heritage | Cultural | Reports on the arts, music and lifestyle of Germany | DW

On December 15 and 16, UNESCO added dozens of traditions it deemed worthy to be cherished and preserved to its list of intangible cultural heritage. Here are a few of them. Dances and expressions associated with the Corpus Christi festivities Panama’s Corpus Christi religious festival, which celebrates the body and blood of Christ, combines elements […]

Gamelan Music Show and Selamatan Celebration with Pak Wakidi Dwidjomartono – Buffalo Rising

Who would have thought that Buffalo would be home to one of the most impressive ensembles in Javanese Gamelan wayang kulit shadow puppets and instruments, outside of indonesia? Thanks to a Herculean effort from Nusantara Arts volunteers, Board members and Executive Director Matt Dunning, a shipment of 7,000 lbs of bJavanese ronze Gamelan instruments, and […]

Music and culture critic Greg Tate has died aged 64

Greg Tate, a music and cultural critic who elevated hip-hop as a cultural phenomenon worthy of the kind of respect and admiration jazz received, has passed away. He was 64 years old. Laura Sell, spokesperson for Duke University Press, which published Tate’s “Flyboy 2: Reader Greg Tate” in 2016, confirmed his death on Tuesday. The […]

Fab 5 Freddy is our Music Director from December 2021 / January 2022

IDRIS TALIB SALOMON The hip-hop and street-art pioneer was an integral part of the downtown New York City creative scene in the ’70s and’ 80s, performing alongside Afrika Bambaataa and Rock Steady Crew and featuring Jean-Michel Basquiat and Keith Haring among his closest contemporaries and collaborators. . Inspired by Andy Warhol, Brathwaite and his friends […]

2021 Holiday Gift Guide for Movie, TV and Music Fans, From New Albums of Aretha Franklin and David Bowie to New “Sex and the City” Box Set

Swans, geese, chickens and turtledoves. As a guide to holiday gifts, the song “The 12 Days of Christmas” offers a plethora of gift ideas for bird lovers, but aside from drummers and pipers throwing a racket at the end, it doesn’t offer many suggestions for the moviegoers or pop music fans on your list. If […]

Nas’ documentary “Video Music Box” to launch Showtime’s “Hip-Hop 50” –

Rap icon Nas has taken the director’s chair with the upcoming release of Video music box, a documentary to kick off SHOWTIME’s three-year list Hip-hop 50 programming on December 3. The film, which covers the legacy of the pioneering rap music video show and creator and host Ralph “Uncle Ralph” McDaniels, will provide a glimpse […]

Dregg and Nerve go wild in music video for latest single “Beta Gods”

Melbourne-based nu-metal band Dregg have released a new music video for their latest single, “Beta Gods”, featuring rapper Nerve. In signature Dregg style, the vicious cut – which dropped on October 27 – fuses roaring guitars and fierce screams with a propulsive electronic beat and rapped verses, oscillating between their metalcore and hip-hop influences. Nerve’s […]

West Bridgford Christmas lights come on with market and music from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. this Saturday

West Bridgford’s free Christmas Lights Switch returns tomorrow, Saturday 27 November from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. with live music from local artists, a food and gift market, street theater performances and a spectacular fireworks display ! The seasonal festivities will take place on the city’s central avenue throughout the day with entertainment for the […]

Concert hall at former Detroit hip-hop-linked Chinese restaurant clears Historic District commission

Click to enlarge Courtesy of MeanRed Productions An architectural rendering proposes to transform Stanley’s Mannia Café in Detroit, long abandoned, into a concert hall. Stanley’s abandoned, graffiti-covered Chinese restaurant Mannia Café in Detroit’s Milwaukee Junction neighborhood has seen better days, but even in its dilapidated state, it remains one of the city’s architectural gems. The […]

Pokemon GO makes music with Ed Sheeran at special in-game collaboration event

Catching Pokémon in the wild and training your beloved friends isn’t all Pokémon GO is. In Niantic and The Pokémon Company’s latest update to the incredibly popular AR mobile game, players can look forward to a different kind of collaboration event in the form of a musical celebration with the award-winning artist at Grammy Awards […]

Fashion look back at the 2001 American Music Awards: Britney and Justin’s denim match, and more | Gallery

From the editors of 5:25 am PST, November 16, 2021 Can you believe it’s been 20 years since this iconic Justin Timberlake and Britney Spears photo was taken ?! The then-era prince and princess of pop made fashion history at the 2001 American Music Awards. In honor of this year’s AMAs on November 21, […]

Ed Sheeran Wins Best Artist Award as MTV Europe Music Awards Return to Live Format

K-pop stars BTS also won four awards at the event, which showed solidarity with Hungary’s LGBTQ + community. English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran won Best Artist and Best Song for “Bad Habits,” while K-pop stars BTS took home four awards at MTV’s Europe Music Awards, which are revenue as an in-person event after a 2020 virtual […]

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