Little Richard reflects on the loss of friend and fellow rock pioneer Chuck Berry.
The modern movie soundtrack era as we know it essentially began in 1967, when Mike Nichols's primarily scored "The Graduate" to the music of Simon & Garfunkel. This gave way to filmmakers like Dennis Hopper and Martin Scorsese infusing their movies with popular songs of the era. When the soundtrack for "Saturday Night Fever" sold over fourteen million copies in the late 1970s, the gold rush began. This wasn't just a way to connect with younger viewers who'd tired of orchestral film scores; this was a valuable marketing tool. Then came "Flashdance," "Ghostbusters," "Beverly Hills Cop" and so on. But the best soundtracks tend to be the ones that reflect the mood of the film, reminding you why you loved it in the first place – though there are exceptions to that rule, and some of them are on the list you are about to enjoy and/or vehemently disagree with. Fans of "The Bodyguard," prepared to be enraged.
Mistaken for a robbery suspect, the hip-hop artist showed what happened with a Twitter video.
The show is to have its final performance at the Jerry Orbach Theater on June 4; “The Crusade of Connor Stephens” will start previews there June 17.
At her debut engagement at the club, Ms. Vega portrays the Southern Gothic writer in pungent biographical songs.
Music-festival season has begun in Austin, which means festival style is in full swing too.
The men, who are longtime friends, will speak at the Beacon Theater as part of the Tribeca Talks series.
Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen, a countertenor from Brooklyn and one winner of the Met’s National Council Auditions, is already a complete artist at 23.