The Malta Independent 25 April 2018, Wednesday


Ed Sheeran, Gaga, more to cover Elton John across 2 albums

Friday, 6 April 2018, 12:05 Last update: about 17 days ago Associated Press

Elton John's songs will be reworked by top artists including Ed Sheeran, Lady Gaga, Willie Nelson and Chris Stapleton. John announced on Thursday the April 6 release of two albums. "Revamp" will...

Michael Laus performs Haydn, Schubert and Beethoven

Thursday, 5 April 2018, 12:25 Last update: about 19 days ago

Teatru Manoel presents a unique piano recital by the renowned Michael Laus on Wednesday, 11 April at 8pm at Teatru Manoel. Michael Laus is one of Malta's foremost and celebrated musicians both as...

David Byrne sees world gone wrong on 'American Utopia'

Thursday, 5 April 2018, 12:04 Last update: about 18 days ago Associated Press

David Byrne has some observations about American life these days, and it worries him. The former Talking Heads frontman and prolific artist sees people divided into camps, not talking to one another,...

Bleeps, blorps and lots more from Bill Frisell

Wednesday, 4 April 2018, 12:02 Last update: about 22 days ago Associated Press

Bill Frisell, "Music IS" (OKeh/Sony Music Masterworks) There are many Bill Frisells on "Music IS," and they are all terrific. For his first solo album in 18 years, the guitarist beyond category...

After Shkreli conviction, what will happen to Wu-Tang album?

Tuesday, 3 April 2018, 12:00 Last update: about 20 days ago Associated Press

Two unreleased, collectible rap albums may go up for auction following the criminal conviction of the albums' owner, pharmaceutical company investor Martin Shkreli. Shkreli was sentenced to seven...

'A Wrinkle in Time' is a big leap for its teenage star

Friday, 30 March 2018, 14:46 Last update: about 24 days ago Associated Press

Storm Reid tried to play it cool when Ava DuVernay told her she'd gotten the lead role in Disney's "A Wrinkle in Time," but it wasn't long before the tears started flowing. "I flipped out," says...

Stop obsessing over talent—everyone can sing

Thursday, 29 March 2018, 14:44 Last update: about 26 days ago

Steven M. Demorest, Northwestern University (The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Steven M. Demorest,...

One in a million: Ira Losco releases new single and video

Thursday, 29 March 2018, 12:34 Last update: about 26 days ago

One in a million is Ira Losco's new single from her upcoming double album. A first listen to the new single was exclusive to those who attended her sold out concert last December but has been kept...

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