Movie Review | ‘Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me ‘: ‘Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me’ Is Tribute to a ’70s Group

July 3rd, 2013
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Oscars Group Opens Up Voting for Foreign Films

May 5th, 2013

LOS ANGELES — Breaking with a practice that had narrowed Oscar voting in certain categories to those who had seen films on the big screen, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Saturday said it would provide members with DVD versions of nominees in the best foreign film and best documentary short categories, while allowing all voters to cast a final ballot in those races. With the change, all Academy voters are now permitted to vote in all 24 Oscar categories, whether or not they have seen the nominees in a theater. Hawk Koch, the president of the […]

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Cheap Compilations Make Classical Pay for X5 Music Group

April 17th, 2013

Among iTunes’s top classical albums are plenty by Yo-Yo Ma and Glenn Gould. But the list is also filled with budget compilations, like “The 50 Most Essential Pieces of Classical Music” and “Beethoven: 100 Supreme Classical Masterpieces,” that pack in dozens of “1812” Overtures and “Für Elises” for as little as $ 6. One label dominates these collections: X5 Music Group, a 10-year-old Swedish company that has built a $ 14 million business applying the strategies of online marketing to classical music. Its success has spawned numerous imitators and led to a new deal that allows it to exploit the […]

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Oscars Group Asking Members for Advice

March 31st, 2013

LOS ANGELES — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is inviting its roughly 6,000 members to join what promises to be an unusual group discussion of something that has set off much private debate here recently: the Academy’s future. Word of the planned session was sent to members on Thursday in an e-mail from Hawk Koch, the Academy’s president, and Dawn Hudson, its chief executive. A brief “save the date” memo described a special event to be held in three cities — Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco — on May 4. Details were few, but the […]

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Music Review: 2NE1, Korean-Pop Group, at Prudential Center in Newark

August 20th, 2012
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Critic’s Notebook: At Tanglewood, a Focus on a Group of Composers

August 15th, 2012

The composer Oliver Knussen, who directed the festival this year, guaranteed that this would be the case by emphasizing depth rather than breadth. Instead of filling the six programs at Seiji Ozawa Hall with as many composers as possible — a time-honored approach with obvious benefits — he focused on a smaller group of colleagues […]

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The particular Declassified, a brand new Traditional Group, Works on pertaining to Liftoff

April 25th, 2012

In the Ny University or college spiel corridor, company college learners poked with iPads and also apple iphones to create brief melodic spiral by means of audio speakers. A couple of foot out, a little number of music artists comparable age group performed together within a overall performance associated with Terry Riley’s Smart work of art “In D. ” It had been component study, component online display and also component test, however mainly it had been the actual initial occasion soon for that launch of the brand new carrying out team known as the actual Declassified , the newest sort […]

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Songs Evaluation: Generic Springsteen and also the Electronic Road Music group on the Izod Centre

April 4th, 2012

EASTERN RUTHERFORD, And. M. — Generic Springsteen hold toggling between instruct as good as remove goal in a Izod Centre here during Wednesday night time, as good as not simply together with his standard cathartic équilibre. Throughout an roughly three-hour display, this particular brought a tangible Electronic Road Strap around a method compared with highs as good as miles, spasmodic selecting to emphasize a tangible breach together. “It’s beguiling inside of right here, ” this particular referred to via a single of those occasions, “but there have been lots of predicament available. ” Which was a tangible differing changeover by “E Road Shuffle, ” a calm […]

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UNITED KINGDOM child group One particular Path fractures Billboard document along with album

March 21st, 2012

Through Li-mei Hoang | Reuters headlines organisation : fifteen mins behind GREATER LONDON : Uk teen song organisation A singular Path grew to turn the really initial UNITED KINGDOM organisation to the sold Oughout. T. Billboard dual hundred graph from primary. The sold song organisation marketed larger than 176, 000 duplicates of the manuscript “Up All of the Night”, producing graph credentials in the usa, regulating the request augmenting without delay to the really most appropriate from the electronic graphs inside of seconds from the customary liberate on March thirteenth, the press recover from your band’s code Syco referred to on Wed. The sold […]

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Tag fragrances international good results having Asia group Cologne

March 8th, 2012

LONDON, UK present The sold tour’s biggest inform tab states it can be essay anything somewhat particular given it looks for a tangible severe “holy grail” when deliberation Japanese people take — general graph as well as or draft achievement. Any retraite per “J-pop” functions referred to being a ultimate emanate relating to a nation turn came along with removed, a infancy of producing frequency a sputter inside of marketplaces only similar to a Usa, Uk along with The uk. Followers outside Most of asia simply only equivocate “get” a credentials song along with words, professionals declare, even yet pinning true down because provides proven […]

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