The Malta Independent 28 February 2017, Tuesday


Mariah Carey confirms new beau; talks new single, tour

Tuesday, 28 February 2017, 13:52 Last update: about 3 hours ago

Carey, who posted an Instagram picture with her and Tanaka drinking champagne in a tub on Valentine's Day, confirmed the romance in an interview with The Associated Press on Wednesday, though she...

Beethoven’s heroic achievement

Monday, 27 February 2017, 14:39 Last update: about 7 hours ago

By the time he reached his early thirties at the beginning of the 19th century, Beethoven had already left a significant mark on music, having already composed many works which remain celebrated to...

'Fifty Shades Darker' misfires with bland soundtrack

Thursday, 23 February 2017, 16:31 Last update: about 7 days ago

If "more" is the name of the game for new film "Fifty Shades Darker," it shouldn't have been the case for its music. At a staggering 19 overwrought songs, the soundtrack committed itself to death by...

Elbow loses a member and become more accessible

Wednesday, 22 February 2017, 16:30 Last update: about 7 days ago

Less, it turns out, is more for the British band Elbow. On their seventh studio album, the art-rockers have lost a founding member, but the music they deliver is some of the best they've made in...

Chuck Prophet at his best on 'Bobby Fuller'

Tuesday, 21 February 2017, 16:29 Last update: about 7 days ago

The song titles suggest this is an album worth hearing. They're Prophetic. Along with the title cut, there's "Bad Year for Rock and Roll," ''Jesus Was a Social Drinker," ''If I Was Connie...

Randy Travis advocates for stroke victims in Tennessee

Sunday, 19 February 2017, 16:37 Last update: about 13 days ago

Country star Randy Travis met with Tennessee lawmakers to raise awareness for stroke victims following his near-fatal stroke in 2013. Travis was at the state Capitol on Wednesday, hours before he...

Ryan Adams delivers fresh songs and heartaches

Saturday, 18 February 2017, 16:36 Last update: about 13 days ago

From the days when he exploded out of North Carolina with the alt-country band Whiskeytown to his steady growth into one of America's great songwriters, Ryan Adams has always floated just below...

MTV's European music awards headed to London in November

Friday, 17 February 2017, 16:35 Last update: about 13 days ago

The music broadcaster announced Tuesday that the 2017 edition of the EMAs will be held on Nov. 12 at the city's Wembley Arena. David Lynn, chief executive of MTV parent Viacom, says...

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