Monday, July 4, 2022

All posts tagged "music"

  • Cuba starts return to normal as mourning for Castro ends

    HAVANA — Music is playing in the streets again. Tourists are sipping mojitos at sidewalk cafes. Flags are flapping at full staff. After nine days of national mourning for Fidel Castro, Cuba is slowly returning to noisy,...

    • Posted December 6, 2016
  • Don’t Think Twice, It’s All Right: Bob Dylan Wins Nobel in Literature

    STOCKHOLM — Singer-songwriter Bob Dylan won the 2016 Nobel Prize in literature on Thursday, a stunning announcement that for the first time bestowed the prestigious award on a musician for “having created new poetic expressions within the great...

    • Posted October 13, 2016
  • Amazon Launches For-Pay Streaming Music Service

    NEW YORK – Amazon is launching a paid streaming music service, the latest entry in an increasingly crowded field. Amazon Music Unlimited is being positioned to compete against existing services such as Spotify and Apple Music. It...

    • Posted October 12, 2016
  • Juan Gabriel, Mexican superstar singer-songwriter, has died

    MEXICO CITY – Juan Gabriel, a superstar Mexican songwriter and singer who was an icon in the Latin music world, died Sunday at his home in California at age 66, his publicist said. Juan Gabriel was Mexico’s leading...

    • Posted August 28, 2016
  • You Might Be Overpaying for Streaming Music

    Spotify says many paying subscribers charged $3 more per month through Apple

    • Posted July 5, 2016
  • Legendary Musician David Bowie Dies of Cancer At 69

    NEW YORK – David Bowie, the chameleon-like star who transformed the sound – and the look – of rock with his audacious creativity and his sexually ambiguous makeup and costumes, died of cancer Sunday. Bowie, whose hits...

    • Posted January 11, 2016
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