Dutch Music Festival Verknipt leads to over 1,000 COVID-19 infections

On the first weekend in July, around 20,000 fans of electronic dance music gathered in Utrecht, the Netherlands, for the Verknipt Festival. Despite being billed as a COVID-19 safe event and preventing entry for people who are neither fully vaccinated nor able to present a negative test, over 1,000 visitors to the festival have now …

Lucy Dacus goes back to high school for “Tiny Desk Concert”

Since the pandemic, NPR’s Tiny Desk (Home) concerts have taken all sorts of forms. But Lucy Dacus took us back to her high school in Richmond, Virginia, where she went with two members of her band, guitarist Jacob Blizard and sound engineer Collin Pastore. The band played four songs from Dacus’ recently released album, Home …

Foo Fighters release short film for concert at Madison Square Garden, The Day The Music Came Back

Foo Fighters and Madison Square Garden Entertainment Corp. have teamed up for publication The day the music came back, a short film documentary of the band’s return from the pandemic on Sept. The 10-minute film captures behind-the-scenes conversations between workers and fans about how Madison Square Garden was able to be filled to full capacity …

Miley Cyrus covers the Cocteau twins at Vegas Performance SPIN

What happens in Vegas usually stays in Vegas, but not this time. Fans gathered last weekend to celebrate July 4th in Sin City to see Miley Cyrus perform at the opening ceremony at the Ayu Dayclub at Resorts World Las Vegas. What happened next shouldn’t come as a surprise: another cover. But you probably didn’t …

Sheryl Crow accuses late Michael Jackson manager of harassment SPIN

In a world where women are feeling increasingly free to share their #MeToo stories, Sheryl Crow says she was sexually molested by Michael Jackson’s manager Frank DiLeo and he vowed to sabotage her career if she didn’t comply . she said The independent one that the incidents occurred on 1987 Bad World tour when she …

Kurt Cobain Self-Portrait Sells SPIN for $ 281,250 at Music Icons Auction

A cartoon drawing of Kurt Cobain made by the icon himself fetched $ 281,250 at Julien’s Auctions Music Icons. The selling price was 28 times the original estimate. The drawing in black felt-tip pen on letter paper from the TNT Music Center in Singapore shows Cobain playing the guitar and is signed “Kurdt Kobain Rock …