Anastasia Tsioulcas

Anastasia Tsioulcas appears in the following:

Gibson Guitars Files For Bankruptcy Protection

Tuesday, May 01, 2018

In a bid to stay afloat, the company that has outfitted many of the world's top musicians says that in its turnaround effort, it will focus on making guitars,


Time's Up Joins Call To Shut Down R. Kelly

Monday, April 30, 2018

The Women of Color committee within the Time's Up movement called on RCA Records, Ticketmaster, Spotify and Apple Music to cut ties to the singer accused of sexual misconduct.


After 35 Years, A New Song From ABBA Is On The Way

Friday, April 27, 2018

The band's hologram avatars, plus the newly recorded song "I Still Have Faith In You," will be featured on a December television special. The avatars will also be hitting the road on tour.


Janelle Monáe Strips The Hardware For Humanity

Friday, April 27, 2018

In the midst of all the world's chaos, Janelle Monáe's Dirty Computer — both the album and the "emotion picture" — is a heroine's journey set to a symphony.


Stromae Returns With New Song And Video, 'Défiler'

Friday, April 27, 2018

After five years, Paul Van Haver is back with a melancholy new song that also serves as a promotional video for his newest clothing collection.


Germany Gets Rid Of Its Top Music Prize After Anti-Semitism Controversy

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

After being accused of expressing anti-Semitism in their lyrics, controversial rap duo won an prize at this year's Echo Awards. In response, the prizes are being shut down and relaunched.


Spotify Redesigns Its Free Tier, With Hopes Of Grabbing Even More Users

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

The streaming giant announced changes to its mobile app that the company hopes will lure even more users worldwide to its free tier.


Charges Of Anti-Semitism Roil German Music Awards

Thursday, April 19, 2018

The hip-hop duo of Farid Bang and Kollegah, whose lyrics have been described as anti-semitic, won the Germany equivalent of a Grammy, prompting several to return their own awards in protest.


A New Song Cycle Contemplates Blackness

Friday, March 30, 2018

A collaboration between three prominent artistic voices — singer Lawrence Brownlee, composer Tyshawn Sorey and poet Terrance Hayes — examines what it means to be a black man in America today.


Tower Records Founder Russ Solomon Has Died At Age 92

Monday, March 05, 2018

Solomon turned a modest record shop in Sacramento, Calif. into a world-spanning empire at the height of the CD era. He died on Sunday night at age 92.


Music Mogul Russell Simmons Faces New Sexual Assault Allegations

Thursday, January 25, 2018

New allegations are being reported against music mogul Russell Simmons in a lawsuit alleging a rape in 2016. The suit was filed by a filmmaker who says Simmons offered to help her finance her film.


More Women Come Forward To Accuse Russell Simmons Of Rape, Sexual Assault

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Simmons says he's innocent — and that he intends to "hold the accusers accountable." Meanwhile, multiple media outlets say the New York Police Department is investigating several of the allegations.


Sexual Abuse Allegations Against James Levine Spell Trouble For Met Opera

Monday, December 04, 2017

Following published accusations of sexual abuse and molestation against conductor James Levine, the Metropolitan Opera has suspended him after a four-decade relationship.


A South African Superstar Says Farewell

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Singer and dancer Johnny Clegg — the co-founder of two groundbreaking, racially mixed bands during the apartheid era — is battling pancreatic cancer. He's saying goodbye to his fans on a U.S. tour.


Tyshawn Sorey, A Musical Shapeshifter, Wins MacArthur 'Genius' Prize

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

The wide-ranging composer, drummer, pianist and trombonist has been defying easy category since childhood. Now only 37 years old, he's just getting started.


20 Years On, That Buena Vista Social Club Magic Endures

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

The group's debut album was an unlikely smash: old-fashioned songs performed by mostly elderly Cuban musicians. Two decades later, its impact still resonates on the island — and beyond.


Bandcamp Holds Fundraiser For Transgender Law Center

Friday, August 04, 2017

More than 200 record labels and artists will also be donating proceeds from their sales Friday to the nonprofit.


Cajun Music Legend D.L. Menard Has Died, Age 85

Monday, July 31, 2017

The songwriter, guitarist and singer had a tune, "The Back Door," that became one of the most-covered Cajun songs of all time.


Iconic Australian Musician Dr. G. Yunupingu Has Died, Age 46

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The blind singer and guitarist had a sweet tenor voice and a gentle guitar that made him the best-selling Aboriginal artist of all time in Australia.


'Sorry,' Beliebers: Justin Bieber Has Abruptly Canceled The Rest Of His Tour

Monday, July 24, 2017

After 150 shows, Canadian pop megastar Justin Bieber suddenly announced today that he has canceled the rest of his world tour.