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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    Album of the week: They Want My Soul, by Spoon

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 08:45am by MADELINE GRESSEL

    ... insidious suspicion that life is meaningless. This is Spoon's sad world and, sadly, it's a familiar one. In the hands of Spoon, however, that dissatisfaction becomes great art. ... statement about modern life that's neither ironic nor idiotic. Spoon have done just that. Somehow in the midst of a verdant, unbroken career, They Want My Soul feels like a comeback. ...

  2. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    Elton John and partner furnish bar with own works

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 06:25am by Kavita Daswani

    ... of artists that would also reflect what Las Vegas is all about- colour, a celebration of life, vibrancy. It has so many different angles to it and it made sense to use this medium, as photography ... friends, great lovers of life, they both had fantastic senses of humour and were kindred spirits in their philanthropic endeavours and passion for ending the world of Aids. I just love that image ...

  3. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    Rewind album: Sarjana Muds, by Iwan Fals (1981)

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 08:45am by Oliver Clasper

    ... Oliver Clasper Sarjana Muda Iwan Fals Musica Alongside author Pramoedya Ananta Toer and filmmaker Garin Nugroho, musician Iwan Fals is one of the most influential Indonesian artists of the post-war era. And much like the late writer, Fals is a dedicated s ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    The Man enjoys home comforts: Van Morrison loosens up a little in small Northern Ireland venue

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 06:25am by LAT

    ... Randy Lewis Rock star Van Morrison, who easily fills stadiums, enjoys giving an occasional mini concert in his birthplace, Belfast. Randy Lewis catches him in the act Home onhis range About 400,000 Garth Brooks fans may still be licking their wounds over ...

  5. Lifestyle - Books - MUSIC

    Book review: Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!: The Story of Pop Music…, by Bob Stanley

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 12:31pm by MCT

    ... Mikael Wood Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!: The Story of Pop Music From Bill Haley to Beyonce by Bob Stanley W.W. Norton 4 stars  Mikael Wood In 1954, Bill Haley shook, rattled and rolled. In 2003, Beyonce went crazy in love. That's two pop stars, among the bigge ...

  6. Lifestyle - Books - MUSIC

    Book review: Do Not Sell at Any Price, by Amanda Petrusich

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 03:35pm by MCT

    ... Randall Roberts Do Not Sell at Any Price: The Wild, Obsessive Hunt for the World's Rarest 78rpm Records by Amanda Petrusich Scribner 4.5 stars Randall Roberts Tracing the rise of the record collectors' market from its infancy to the present, Ama ...

  7. Lifestyle - Books - MUSIC

    Book review: Respect Yourself, by Robert Gordon

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 06:13pm by MCT

    ... Dan DeLuca Respect Yourself: Stax Records and the Soul Explosion by Robert Gordon Bloomsbury 4 stars Dan DeLuca What's the greatest soul music label of all time? With all respect to Philadelphia International Records, which places a strong third, the ...

  8. Lifestyle - Family & Education - MUSIC

    Early-life music lessons can rewire the brain and boost a child's performance

    Posted Nov 22nd 2013, 08:33pm by Ian Sample

    ... brain development can be influenced by the age when children start to learn a musical instrument, and how those changes can persist later in life. "Early musical training does more good ... to investigate whether musical training early on in life had any lasting effect on the structure of the brain. She hoped the results might help parents decide when was best for their children to learn ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - MUSIC

    Former Bloc Party frontman Kele Okereke hits the decks

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 10:54pm by MADELINE GRESSEL

    ... Text: Madeline Gressel Bloc Party may be over, but former frontman Kele Okereke is still a force to be reckoned with Life and soul Kele Okereke is best known, in contemporary music's ... records- she has been an important soundtrack in my life. I recently met David Byrne in the US and became very star-struck. He is a creative person who has managed to stay engaged and relevant ...

  10. Lifestyle - Books - MUSIC

    'Turn Around Bright Eyes: The Rituals of Love and Karaoke' by Rob Sheffield

    Posted Oct 20th 2013, 05:07pm by NYT

    ... Sheffield's 2007 debut book about life after the tragic death of his wife. What's remarkable about this new work is how deep he gets writing about how karaoke- bellowing pop songs ...




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