10 Unforgettable Elvis Presley Moments

While the King of Rock n’ Roll got the biopic treatment in Baz Luhrmann’s Elvisfans and newcomers alike were given a taste of Presley’s slew of iconic moments. Crashing onto an unsuspecting music scene in the mid-’50s, Elvis made waves as the face of the burgeoning rock n’ roll movement. His suggested performances began to … Read more

Death of a Chicago conductor – Slipped DiscSlipped Disc

norman lebrecht June 28, 2022 Musicians across the city are mourning the loss of Terrance Gray. It is with the heaviest of hearts that we share the news that Associate Conductor Terrance Malone Gray passed away yesterday. Read more here: https://t.co/VOjhKetcQr pic.twitter.com/gWOqaZbIki — Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras (@ChiYSO) June 27, 2022 From the Chicago Sinfonietta:Mr. … Read more

10 Songs You Didn’t Know Carole King Wrote for Other Artists in the ’60s

Born a songwriter, when she was a teenager, and still attending James Madison high school in Brooklyn, New York, Carole King was already selling songs to publishing companies throughout the city, while writing songs for her band Co-Sines and making demo albums with her schoolmate Paul Simon. By the 1960s, King met her soon-to-be husband … Read more