Posts Tagged Music

Bruce Lundvall, long-time Blue Note Records president, dies

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story May 20 about the death of jazz recording executive Bruce Lundvall, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Lundvall failed to regain consciousness after surgery. In fact, he regained consciousness prior to his death. The story also inaccurately stated Lundvali left Blue Note Records in 2010. Rather, he remained with the label as chairman emeritus.

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Australia in Europe’s Song Contest? In a word, yes.

In this May 20, 2015 photo Australias's Guy Sebastian performs the song 'Tonight Again' during a dress rehearsal of the Eurovision Song Contest in Austria's capital Vienna. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)

VIENNA (AP) — For the first time in its 60-year history, the Eurovision Song Contest may be won by — Australia.

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Macklemore, Snoop Dogg to play in celeb softball game

In this Thursday, June 12, 2014, file photo, rapper Macklemore throws out the first pitch of a baseball game between the Seattle Mariners and the New York Yankees, in Seattle. Rappers Snoop Dogg and Macklemore and “Hunger Games” actor Josh Hutcherson will play in the 2015 MLB All-Star Legends and Celebrity Softball Game, on July 13, 2015, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Rappers Snoop Dogg and Macklemore and “Hunger Games” actor Josh Hutcherson will play in the 2015 MLB All-Star Legends and Celebrity Softball Game.

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Megan Hilty on motherhood, ‘Smash’ and returning to Broadway

CORRECTS SHOW CREDIT TO SMASH INSTEAD OF GLEE - In this June 25, 2014 file photo, Megan Hilty arrives at the New York premiere of "Begin Again" in New York. Hilty, the Broadway star and “Smash” bombshell, is performing at New York's Cafe Carlyle until May 30. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — You can tell a lot about a person by the way they treat waiters. So it’s refreshing to see Megan Hilty smile and warmly greet each of the men busily setting up dinner service at the Cafe Carlyle.

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Music City Bowl gets first prime-time kickoff since 2011

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The 2015 Music City Bowl will take place Dec. 30 and have its first prime-time kickoff in four years.

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