Under difficult circumstances, listening to the written word can provide some much needed succor.
The stars gather for another chorus of ‘Hooray for Hollywood,’ at a time when it feels like ‘High Noon’ for the industry.
Born 100 years ago this week, the popular Cuban drummer left behind a legacy that lives on in the rhythms of today’s music.
The grid nearly failed because of an energy mix weighted toward unreliable sources of power.
The death of the long-serving Metropolitan Opera conductor was announced Wednesday.
Washington’s modern art museum wants to turn much of its welcoming, verdant garden, so perfect for displaying its outdoor sculpture, into an impersonal hardscape to be used mainly for performance art.
Recorded 100 years ago this month, Zez Confrey’s piano piece launched a zippy musical style.
The complete recordings—all 775 hours—of the historic Nuremberg trials of Nazi leaders has been released online.
The University of Virginia offers a case study on what to expect from President Trump’s executive order decreeing that classicism will be the default style for future federal buildings.
Theaters have faced a rough year with the coronavirus pandemic, but the financial upsides they offer filmmakers should help secure their future.
The genre, which takes familiar sounds from electronic pop, rap and dance and intensifies them through compression, distortion and exaggeration, broke into the mainstream this year thanks to figures like 100 Gecs and A.G. Cook.
The alt rock of an earlier decade is influencing artists like Post Malone, Phoebe Bridgers, Taylor Swift and more—many of whom were too young to experience bands like Nirvana and the Goo Goo Dolls firsthand.
When Garland sang ‘Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas’ in a film more than 75 years ago, she was consoling a nation at war; today, the song speaks as powerfully to a country beleaguered by Covid-19.
Born 100 years ago, the pianist and composer found immense success melding musical classicism with polyrhythmic experiment.
Steven Holl Architects’ Nancy and Rich Kinder Building at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, is a thoughtfully designed statement building that fully integrates with the museum’s other structures.
The resolution to the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan leaves irreplaceable treasures in harm’s way.
This year marks the centennial of KDKA, the Pittsburgh station that initiated regular programming and sparked a transformation in how we listen to music.
While Sean Connery, who just died, is best known for his performances in films like the Bond franchise, ‘The Hunt for Red October’ and ‘The Untouchables,’ some of the Scottish actor’s best roles are his least known.
As durable at 80 as when he made his debut, the cartoon rabbit is still finding ways to torment his tormentors.
Rolling Stone released a new version of its list of the 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, but the streaming era, with its explosion of records and musical subgenres, might spell the end of a pop canon.