Tag: Music

Robbie Robertson Remembers ‘Original Guitar God’ Chuck Berry

One of the most indelible moments in Hail! Hail! Rock ‘n’ Roll, Taylor Hackford’s 1986 documentary on Chuck Berry, finds Robbie Robertson leafing through a scrapbook of various photos, ticket stubs and other Berry memorabilia and discussing…

Werner Herzog, Solange, Gucci Mane Lead RBMA NYC 2017

Werner Herzog, Solange and Gucci Mane will be among the artists contributing unique performances to this year’s Red Bull Music Academy NYC, with tributes to Prince and Alice Coltrane also on the bill. RBMA NYC…

Inside Kamasi Washington’s New Ode to Unity

Since its formal introduction in 1973, the Biennial at New York’s Whitney Museum of American Art has earned an enviable reputation for tapping into the aesthetic and cultural zeitgeist. And the show’s reach extends far…

Flashback: Guns N’ Roses Meet the Terminator

The key moment in Terminator 2: Judgement Day – where the audience learns that Arnold Schwarzenegger is a good guy – comes early on in the movie when a teenage John Connor encounters the T-800 in…

Meet Marian Hill, the Most Shazam’d Band in America

There is no artist that users of the song-identification app Shazam want to know more about than Pennsylvania-born duo Marian Hill. “Down,” a moody selection from their 2016 debut Act One, was featured in an…