Elliott Carter gets a chance to hit a home run in Boston and Chicago at the same time, not even Bernie Williams can do that!
The Perception-Reality Vortex, Take 2
Experimental writers (just like us), rock stars (too tame for us), and public intellectuals (snub us).
Stravinsky, Zappa, NWA, and possibly Ives, all had second thoughts about works that are considered landmarks of musical history. But, if the second thought happened after the historical fact, can the revision still be a landmark in history?
Meet Ezra Reich. Influenced more by ’80s pop than dad, his band includes a guy named Elliot Glass, and it just gets weirder from there. More…
A few fun items before you turn off that computer and slip into weekend picnic mode…
Rather than complaining about the lack of attention the music we care about is getting in the media, we need to create media ourselves.
Though several of our new music pals have hung out the ol’ end-of-August “gone fishing” signs, The Ramble has delivered a 4,381 word tour of the world’s music information centers to divert us while they’re gone. More…
What can we, the new music community, do to stop the general Wal-Mart-ing and Clear Channel-ing of American culture?
Yesterday at a press conference for Dr. Atomic, its outspoken and sometimes provocative director and librettist Peter Sellars suggested that perhaps there are some places that art should not go.