Spotify, Warner Music Group renew partnership, helps Indian users get wider catalogue

“Spotify and Warner Music Group are pleased to announce a renewed global licensing partnership. This expanded deal covers countries where Spotify is available today, as well as additional markets. The two companies look forward to collaborating on impactful global initiatives for Warner artists and songwriters and working together to grow the music industry over the […]

Joe Diffie Mourned by Nashville Predators Player Matt Duchene: ‘Can’t Believe the News’

The Predators center reacted to the news with a tribute on Twitter. He revealed that he had listened to Diffie throughout his life. His father had introduced him to “Pickup Man,” “Prop Me Up Beside the Jukebox (If I Die),” and many of Diffie’s other hits. No longer having the singer around was stunning to […]

Westport Country Playhouse Announces Changes in Season

Westport, CT – Westport Country Playhouse announces changes in its upcoming 2020 Season, with the official opening now scheduled for July instead of the previously announced April kick-off, due to the Coronavirus Pandemic.The revised 2020 lineup includes a total of three productions: two musicals, “Ain’t Misbehavin’” and “Next to Normal,” and a new comedy, “Tiny […]

Music and Sports Telethon LaLiga Santander Fest Raises Over 600,000 Euros For Medical Supplies in Spain

It was a chance for the country’s millions of soccer fans to see their absent idols, though strangely not in motion, and a centralized screen on which to watch over twenty popular artists performing the kind of spare living room mini sets that are now a daily event on individual international musicians’ Instagram and Facebook […]

Coronavirus latest: Germany to extend social distancing rules

The Bayreuth Festival cancelled La Scala opera house There is perhaps no venue more symbolic of Italy’s rich operatic tradition than the La Scala opera house in Milan. Now, its seats will remain empty until March 8. Italy’s Prime Minister called for the suspension of cultural events and the venue is sticking to the rules. […]

Coronavirus latest: Germany extends social distancing rules

02:11 German Chancellor Angela Merkel and premiers of Germany’s 16 states are set to hold a telephone conference on Wednesday to discuss the battle against the ongoing pandemic. The leaders would discuss prolonging lockdown measures introduced on Monday last week. Another issue on the agenda should be the possibility of using a tracking app to […]

Lockdown watch: Carol Morley on danger-sneezing and the weird joy of old films

Lockdown has sent me backwards in time. I’m experiencing a vicarious nostalgia, a longing to see just how much the past was a foreign country, and how differently things were done. I’ve been cruising the many free titles on BFI Player. These include the public information films A-tish-oo (1941), a short wartime guide to preventing […]

ByteDance to launch Google-like work tools during coronavirus outbreak

“The enterprise software market in China is lagging the U.S. by at least 10 years. It has a long way to go in terms of market acceptance and willingness to pay,” said Eric Ye, co-founding partner of Eminence Ventures Ltd., a Shanghai-based investment firm focused on the industry. “The Chinese giants want to do everything. […]

The Most Important Donald Trump Campaign Adviser You’ve Never Heard Of

For now, though, this is it. Parscale is at the mercy of a presidency that some days looks like it’s falling apart. The FBI is investigating ties between Trump associates and Russia. Parscale, like his boss, uses Twitter to decry a “witch hunt” and to push back on mainstream media coverage of the saga. Recently, […]

All the Celebrities Who Have Tested Positive for the Coronavirus

Plácido Domingo The famed opera singer wrote in a March 22 Facebook message that it was his “moral duty” to announce he has the coronavirus. “My family and I are all in self isolation for as long as it is deemed medically necessary,” he explained. “Currently we are all in good health but I experienced […]