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The Best Albums of 2016

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:14:11 GMT

Clockwise from top left: Beyoncé; David Bowie; Anohni; Mary Halvorson; Andrew Cyrille; Chance the Rapper.Beyoncé and Bowie, Chance the Rapper and Radiohead, Frank Ocean and Leonard Cohen — and much, much more.

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The Best Songs of 2016

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:41:19 GMT

Clockwise from top left: Alicia Keys; Loretta Lynn; from left, Josh Homme and Iggy Pop; from left, Swae Lee and Slim Jxmmi of Rae Sremmurd.The music critics of The New York Times share their picks for the best songs of the year.

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A New Yorker’s Guide to the Silvery Sounds of the Season

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:23:09 GMT

A reading and procession last year at the Church of the Intercession. The church will host an annual reading of Clement Clarke Moore’s “A Visit From St. Nicholas” on Dec. 18.Listings of holiday music and special events throughout the month of December.

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Album Review: Childish Gambino’s ‘Awaken, My Love!’ Sounds Like the 1970s

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 21:57:00 GMT

Donald Glover, who performs as Childish Gambino.The musician, whose name is Donald Glover, delivers an unabashed throwback to the sounds of R&B before hip-hop came along.

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The Playlist: Taylor Swift and the Jesus and Mary Chain Offer Different Shades of Teases

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 18:56:43 GMT

The new tracks that caught our pop critics’ attention this week, from Ms. Swift’s surprise song with ZAYN to a new song from At the Drive-In.

Popcast: Popcast: The Best Albums of 2016

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 18:47:03 GMT

Frank Ocean performing at Terminal 5 in New York in 2012, the year he released his Grammy-winning debut, “Channel Orange.”New York Times music critics discuss albums of note over the last year.

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The Sudden Rise of Lil Yachty

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 08:30:26 GMT

Louis Vuitton mohair sweater, about $690, at The stylish 19-year-old rapper has made his way from obscurity in Atlanta to working with LeBron James and Kanye West.

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Greg Lake, of King Crimson and Emerson, Lake and Palmer, Dies at 69

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 01:14:21 GMT

Greg Lake in concert with Emerson, Lake and Palmer.Mr. Lake was instrumental in founding the band King Crimson, which is widely regarded as having produced the first progressive-rock album.

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YouTube Reaches Settlement Over Songwriting Royalties

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 18:24:34 GMT

Several musicians, including Katy Perry, shown performing at a gala during the Cannes Film Festival this year, have complained bitterly about YouTube and the copyright laws that apply to it.The settlement with the National Music Publishers’ Association, a trade group, is said to be worth more than $40 million.

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Globalfest Sets Lineup, Looking to ‘Build Bridges, Not Walls’

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:53:58 GMT

Jojo Abot, performing in New York in March. The singer, from Ghana, returns to the city in January.The concert will take place Jan. 8 at Webster Hall and feature Jojo Abot, Betsayda Machado and Indo-Pak Coalition.

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Pop, Rock and Jazz in NYC This Week

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:00:07 GMT

Carly Rae Jepsen will participate in “The 3rd Annual Talent Show,” a benefit concert for homeless lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth, at Webster Hall. See listing below.Our guide to pop and rock shows and the best of live jazz.

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Still Processing: ‘Big Social’ and Facebook’s Moral Core

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 11:54:37 GMT

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivered a keynote address in San Francisco.Mike Isaac, a New York Times technology reporter, joins to talk about Facebook’s decision to comply with Chinese censorship regulations.

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Classical Music in NYC This Week

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 03:03:11 GMT

Members of the Talea Ensemble (from left, Tara Helen O’Connor, Arthur Sato, James Baker, Adrian Morejon, John Gattis and Rane Moore) in October. The ensemble will perform at the French Institute Alliance Française on Dec. 14. See listing below.Our guide to the city’s best classical music and opera.

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Encounters: The Violinist Charlie Siem Strikes a High Note in Fashion

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 22:48:21 GMT

Charlie Siem, the 30-year-old violin virtuoso, has been bewitching the front row of catwalk shows and classical music audiences alike. Here, he picks up a suit from Meyer & Mortimer tailors in London.The 30-year-old virtuoso has been bewitching the front row of catwalk shows and classical music audiences alike.

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Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Citing Brain Tumor, Withdraws From Opera

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:00:02 GMT

“It is with great sadness that I must withdraw from opera performances for the foreseeable future,” said Dmitri Hvorostovsky, who is 54.While the singer won’t be able to perform in a Met production in the spring, he said he would “continue to give concerts and recitals as well as make recordings.”

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Settled in Sweden, the Man Who First Booked Dylan

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 21:16:39 GMT

Israel Young, known as Izzy, at his store in Stockholm. Mr. Young arranged Bob Dylan’s first concert in New York City in 1961.Though Bob Dylan won’t attend the Nobel Prize dinner in Stockholm, the city has one unassailable tie to him: Izzy Young, who promoted his debut New York show in 1961.

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Op-Ed Contributor: The Ghost Ship: It Could Have Been Any One of Us

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:26:10 GMT

A makeshift memorial for the victims of the fatal warehouse fire in Oakland, Calif.In a city that lacks affordable spaces, artists and innovators found a haven and community in an Oakland warehouse.

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Party Coverage: Scene City: The Fashion World Honors Carolina Herrera With a Little Help From Diana Ross

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 21:01:59 GMT

The designer, marking 35 years since her first runway show in 1981, is the subject of a Lincoln Center Tribute.

The Best Performances of 2016

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 18:53:08 GMT

Drake and Rihanna at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards.This list includes feats of acting and core strength, performances that made the author happy even when they raised his blood pressure or made him cry.

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SFX Entertainment Emerges From Bankruptcy With New Name: LiveStyle

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 18:44:49 GMT

The Electric Zoo music festival in 2015. According to its statement, LiveStyle will retain control of some of SFX’s flagship properties, including the Tomorrowland and Electric Zoo festivals.The company, which will produce electronic music events, will be led by Randy Phillips, the former chief of AEG Live.

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Christian Gerhaher: From His Voice to Your Ears

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 17:25:49 GMT

Christian Gerhaher’s baritone voice is a musical balm, with Gerold Huber on piano.Music by Mahler, arriving by way of this noted German baritone.

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A Guitarist’s Cultural Fusion, With a Touch of Play

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 17:23:05 GMT

Rez Abbasi’s Invocation: from left, Vijay Iyer, Johannes Weidenmüller, Mr. Abbasi, Rudresh Mahanthappa and Dan Weiss.Rez Abbasi’s all-star project, Invocation, includes the pianist Vijay Iyer and will be playing the Asia Society.

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The Best Classical Music of 2016

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 19:34:00 GMT

Clockwise from top left: “Persée et Andromède” at Manhattan School of Music; Taylor Mac in “A 24-Decade History of Popular Music”; Cincinnati Opera’s “Fellow Travelers”; Simon Halsey conducting the Berlin Radio Chorus in “human requiem” at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine.A seething “Elektra.” Thomas Adès’s “The Exterminating Angel.” And who can forget those 100 bleating sheep at the Park Avenue Armory?

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Aretha Franklin Tribute Concert Set for Carnegie Hall

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:45:43 GMT

Aretha FranklinThis event will feature notables such as Bettye LaVette and Rhiannon Giddens paying homage to Ms. Franklin.

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Sturgill Simpson Is as Surprised as You About His Grammy Nomination

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:03:00 GMT

Sturgill Simpson, whose album “A Sailor’s Guide to Earth,” has been nominated for a Grammy for Album of the Year.The country singer joined Adele, Beyoncé, Drake and Justin Bieber in the category for Album of the Year.

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For Lukas Graham, ‘7 Years’ Changed Everything and Nothing

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 20:11:18 GMT

Lukas Forchhammer, the force behind this song and band, said being nominated for multiple Grammys is “completely surreal.”

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Rites of Passage: Ode to Leonard Cohen, From a Fellow Zen Monk

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 20:08:51 GMT

His monk’s name was Jikan, which means “noble silence.” That’s what we hear from him now.

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Beyoncé Leads With 9 Grammy Nominations

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:53:14 GMT

Beyoncé in May at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif.Drake and Rihanna are each up for eight awards, Chance the Rapper has seven nominations, and Adele is up for five, including the top three categories.

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Jazz Recordings With a Sense of History and Discovery

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:56:32 GMT

Sarah Vaughan, San Francisco, 1970. Resonance Records is releasing a 1978 live recording from the artist.In an exceptional year for historical windfalls in the jazz record industry, Resonance Records, a young label with an obsessive sense of mission, stands out.

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Baryshnikov Arts Center Unveils Spring 2017 Season

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:09:08 GMT

A scene from Bela Pinter’s “Our Secrets,” which will open at the Baryshnikov Arts Center in January.The season’s lineup includes premieres by the Hungarian theater troupe Bela Pinter and Company and the dancers Molly Lieber and Eleanor Smith.

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Brooklyn Steel, the Bowery Presents’ Latest Project, Cements Its Presence

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:31:38 GMT

The Bowery Presents principals Jim Glancy, left, and John Moore, at the main bar of the new Brooklyn Steel, under construction in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.The Williamsburg club would fill a gap in New York’s night life, say the principals, as they prepare to be acquired by AEG, further consolidating the industry.

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