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Gay Rapper Andre Xcellence X-cersizes in Music Video For His New Song, "Werk Out"

MUSIC | Feb 3
EDM/Pop rapper Andre Xcellence launches the New Year with "Werk Out," his brand new over-the-top club banger that is guaranteed to party off the pounds.

Every Good Boy Does Fine :: A Chat with Jeremy Denk

MUSIC | By Joel Martens | Jan 9
To call Jeremy Denk a gifted pianist and musician, is to set unnecessary limitations.

Changing the Composition of Classical Music

MUSIC | Jan 1
Just four percent of classical American symphony musicians are black; but that's not for lack of talent.

Steve Grand :: An All-American Boy for Today

MUSIC | By Frank J. Avella | Dec 29
"Whatever way you identity yourself, whatever identity you want to create for yourself... it's yours for the creating. And nothing should keep you from being who you want to be." This and more from Steve Grand in the exclusive EDGE interview!

Out There :: Opera of Epic Proportions

MUSIC | By Roberto Friedman | Dec 26
San Francisco Opera will offer the world premiere of "Dream of the Red Chamber," an adaptation of the epic 18th-century Chinese novel, by composer/co-librettist Bright Sheng and co-librettist David Henry Hwang (M. Butterfly).

Spotify Mulls 'Paid Only' Option for New Music Releases

PERSONAL TECH | By Ryan Nakashima | Dec 14
Music-streaming giant Spotify is toying with the idea of allowing musicians to reserve new releases for paying subscribers, although it balked at doing so for Coldplay's latest album, according to a person familiar with the matter.

How Kennedy Center Honoree Carole King Found Her Voice

If America's coming of age had a soundtrack, Carole King would have written the lyrics.

Well-Strung Premieres New Music Video, 'Silent Night,' for the Holiday Season

MUSIC | Dec 4
On the heels of their Billboard Top 10 Classical Crossover album "POPssical," Well-Strung premieres a new music video "Silent Night" on YouTube today to celebrate the holiday season.

Box Sets from Bruce, Bob, Aretha and More for the Holidays

MUSIC | Nov 23
the holiday season ushers in a whole new crop of boxed sets. Here are som selected AP reviews.

Jake Heggie Goes Global

MUSIC | By Jason Victor Serinus | Nov 22
It is one measure of San Francisco-based composer Jake Heggie's success that his songs, long considered the province of American artists, have found their champions in Europe.

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