The Malta Independent 24 January 2017, Tuesday

Music

Swift gladly bears tabloid glare for success

Monday, 5 November 2012, 08:49 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

On Taylor Swift's new album, "Red," there's a song where the 22-year-old superstar sings about a fictional one: a famous singer who spends years under the glare of the spotlight,...

Celebrating Mozart at Mdina’s Palazzo de Piro Cultural Centre

Sunday, 4 November 2012, 10:00 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

On Wednesday 14 November at 8pm, Animae String Quartet will be celebrating one of the greatest composers in the world, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, for a fantastic recital at Palazzo de Piro Cultural...

Turandot: The Ice Maiden

Sunday, 4 November 2012, 09:55 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

Though he never quite completed it Turandot is regarded by many as Puccini’s masterpiece. Here, once again, the composer while remaining faithful to the nineteenth century operatic tradition...

Crash kills Suicide Silence singer Mitchell Lucker

Friday, 2 November 2012, 18:24 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California (AP) — Suicide Silence death-metal band lead singer Mitchell Lucker has died in a California motorcycle crash at age 28.   Huntington Beach police say...

Turandot - The Ice Maiden

Tuesday, 30 October 2012, 12:58 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

Though he never quite completed it Turandot is regarded by many as Puccini’s masterpiece. Here, once again, the composer while remaining faithful to the nineteenth century operatic tradition...

Bay Music Awards 2012 - Party Like it’s the End!

Tuesday, 30 October 2012, 12:05 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

89.7 Bay presents the 9th edition of the Bay Music Awards, set to take place at the Bay Arena on Wednesday, 12 December.   The tagline – ‘Party Like it’s the End’...

Tony Bennett: Latinos 'sing with heart'

Monday, 29 October 2012, 20:30 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

Tony Bennett doesn't speak Spanish and he was not familiar with most of the Latino artists he recorded with for his new album, "VIVA Duets." But to his delight, the great American...

Singer makes journey from fullback to Figaro

Monday, 29 October 2012, 20:20 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

Keith Miller was a bruising fullback out of the University of Colorado who never quite made it to the National Football League. He has, however, become a star at the Metropolitan...

Peter Calamatta's Life in Song

Sunday, 28 October 2012, 16:54 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

The well-known horticulturist and television personality Peter Calamatta writes about how his long-standing dream has become reality thanks to the release of a CD called My Life in Song, all proceeds...

Hooky melodies, tricky rhythms by Pinback

Thursday, 25 October 2012, 14:48 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

Pinback, "Information Retrieved" (Temporary Residence Ltd.) More than half a century after the birth of the rock band, guitarists remain limited to six strings and a dozen notes, so it's tough to carve out a distinctive niche. But Pinback has managed the feat. The San Diego duo sounds like no one else, and therein lies its appeal. ...

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