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Two Nights At Tully; Prof. Hawking, Yo-Yo Ma & Kids With Fiddles

Richard Z. Chesnoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Richard Z. Chesnoff

Thanks to invitations from two generous friends, I had the distinct delight last week of spending consecutive musical nights at the magnificent New A...

Nguyên Lê's 'Saiyuki' at GlobalFEST: A Jazz-World Mashup With an Eastern Bent

Michal Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Michal Shapiro

Some of the most exciting musical collaborations are happening between jazz, classical and world musicians these days. Musicians have always fed off interaction with other players.

Reflections On Taylor Swift and the Music Biz Boogeyman

Jorge Hernandez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jorge Hernandez

We're tired of all the superficial, talentless artists the music biz boogeyman is forcing on us.

Famous People Share Their 'Favorite Places' On Google Maps (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

What if you Tony Wheeler, co-founder of the Lonely Planet travel guide series, could be your personal tour guide? What if Al Gore could show you his f...

Bonnaroo Goes Green: Rocker Ben Sollee Bikes to Mega Festival

Jeff Biggers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jeff Biggers

Recipient of the UK A Greener Festival award, Bonnaroo has always placed an emphasis on local and sustainable ways of making music.

Rockefeller, Drucker Look Back as Lincoln Center Turns 50

Jane Levere | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jane Levere

The recent kick-off of the 50th anniversary celebration of New York's Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts brought back memories to some of the complex's 1959 ground-breaking ceremony.

Dog Ears Music: Holiday Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

A comprehensive set of holiday music recommendations from Dog Ears Music, including Otis Redding, Spike Jones, The Klezmonauts, Keith Richards, Run-DMC, Dolly Parton, The Beach Boys, and many more.

Milli Vanilli Redux?

Ruth Hochberger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Ruth Hochberger

We have now learned that neither Faith Hill nor Jennifer Hudson performed live at Sunday's Super Bowl. If they're not going to allow the "live" performers to perform live, how hard is it to tell us?

Sunday Roundup

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

Some post-Inauguration predictions: Itzhak Perlman and Yo-Yo Ma will refuse all future cold-weather bookings. Aretha Franklin will now be known as "The Queen of Soul...and Funky Hats." Rev. Lowery will be invited to throw out the first pitch at the home openers of the Atlanta Braves and the Cleveland Indians. Jacques Chirac will not be renting Cujo anytime soon. George Bush will not be on Scooter Libby's Christmas card list this year. In the Dick-Cheney-in-a-wheelchair-movie-reference-derby, "Mr. Potter" will beat out "Ernst Stavro Blofeld." The swearing in will not be the last time President Obama and Chief Justice Roberts are not on the same page.

High School Dismisses Class to Watch Inauguration

Natasha Chen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Natasha Chen

At San Mateo High School, even teachers who had intended on continuing with their lesson plans during the inauguration gave in to their pleading students who wanted to watch this historic moment.

Barack Obama's iPod: Bob Dylan, Yo-Yo Ma, Sheryl Crow, Jay-Z

AP | ANN SANNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

WASHINGTON — Bob Dylan. Yo-Yo Ma. Sheryl Crow. Jay-Z. These aren't musical acts in a summer concert series: They're artists featured on Barack O...

The EG: The Most Extraordinary Gathering In Los Angeles

Michael Hawley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Hawley

LA is without a doubt the most dynamic and surprising city in America, and EG is the conference to attend. Intimate, fun and interesting as hell.