Anastasia Tsioulcas

Anastasia Tsioulcas appears in the following:

Nas Denies Abuse Allegations From His Ex-Wife, Kelis

Friday, September 07, 2018

On Thursday night, the rapper posted a sprawling series of denials, complaints and his own allegations against Kelis in a seven-part letter posted on Instagram.


At Aretha Franklin's Funeral, Gospel Was The Heart — And Backbone

Saturday, September 01, 2018

Many of the performers and speakers, from Chaka Khan and Jennifer Hudson to Rev. William Barber and author Michael Eric Dyson, underscored the church legacy in the Queen of Soul's voice and civil rights work.


Opera Singer David Daniels Accused Of Rape

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

The celebrated artist and his husband, Scott Walters, are accused of drugging and raping a young singer in Houston, Texas, in May 2010.


Post Malone Safe After Dramatic Plane Landing

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

A Gulfstream IV that was carrying the rapper and 15 other people from Teterboro, N.J., to London on Tuesday blew out two tires, but eventually landed safely in Orange County, N.Y.


The 'Queen' Of Saharan Song, Khaira Arby, Has Died

Monday, August 20, 2018

The singer and songwriter from Mali died Sunday at age 59. She was revered across west Africa and beyond for her raw, rootsy sound and her embrace of the many cultures in her beloved city, Timbuktu.


Let This Percussionist Blow Your Mind With The Fibonacci Sequence

Friday, August 10, 2018

A South Indian musician, B.C. Manjunath, takes on a seemingly magical sequence of numbers for a dazzling, gasp-worthy performance. (Also: Math. Is. Awesome.)


YouTube, Apple and Facebook Ban Infowars, Which Decries 'Mega Purge'

Monday, August 06, 2018

Alex Jones' Infowars site accused the companies of censorship. Apple said, "We believe in representing a wide range of views, so long as people are respectful to those with differing opinions."


Spotify Pulls Some Alex Jones Podcast Episodes

Thursday, August 02, 2018

Citing its hate speech policy, Spotify has pulled episodes of the prominent conspiracy theorist's show. But it won't specify which episodes were deleted, or how many.


Cleveland Violinist Faces Further Fallout After Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Monday, July 30, 2018

William Preucil, the concertmaster of the Cleveland Orchestra, was suspended on Friday due to sexual misconduct allegations. He has now resigned from one of the nation's top music schools.


Cleveland Orchestra Suspends Lead Violinist After Sexual Misconduct Accusations

Friday, July 27, 2018

The suspension was announced Friday, the day after the Washington Post published a story about claims of sexual misconduct within classical music. Preucil is the Cleveland Orchestra's concertmaster.


SEC Settles Fraud Charges Against Fyre Festival Founder

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Billy McFarland, his companies and two of his associates have admitted defrauding $27.4 million from more than 100 investors.


Jay-Z's Made In America Fest Will Remain On Philadelphia's Streets

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

After contentious back-and-forthing in the press, Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney and the organizers of the music festival founded by Jay-Z say that the event will remain in its original location.


R. Kelly Responds To A Year Of Accusations With Denials In 19-Minute-Long 'I Admit'

Monday, July 23, 2018

In a new, 19-minute song, the R&B singer obliquely or directly addresses the many accusations and actions made and taken against him over the past year, lamenting the impact they've had on his career.


Jay-Z Spars With Philadelphia Mayor Over Planned Festival Move

Thursday, July 19, 2018

The festival, founded by Jay-Z in 2012, takes place on Philadelphia's streets. This week, Mayor Jim Kenney's office announced plans to move the event — sparking fury from the rapper.


Can't Catch Bruce Springsteen Live On Broadway? Watch Him On Netflix

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

The Boss' Tony-winning, autobiographical, one-man stage show is coming to the streaming platform in December.


Pussy Riot Prevails Against Russia In European Human Rights Court Ruling

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

The European Court of Human Rights' ruling — and the release of new music from the activist and punk collective — comes two days after members of the group interrupted the World Cup final game.


Pussy Riot Members Arrested For Rushing World Cup Field In Moscow

Monday, July 16, 2018

The activist and punk-music collective has taken responsibility for the four protesters who intruded on the tournament's final game. The four were transferred to district court on Monday.


Stories Of Wartime, Transformed Through Music

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Tortured and imprisoned under Saddam Hussein's regime, composer and oud player Rahim Alhaj — who resettled as a refugee in New Mexico — uses his work to tell true stories of Iraqis living through war.


Seeking Pay Equity, Female Flutist Sues Boston Symphony Orchestra

Thursday, July 05, 2018

The orchestra's top flutist, Elizabeth Rowe, says that she is paid substantially less than her closest counterpart — a man. Her suit may be the first filed under a new Massachusetts pay equity law.


New Orleans Pianist Henry Butler Dead At 69

Tuesday, July 03, 2018

One of the quintessential exponents of the city's rich, deeply layered and distinctive piano sound, Butler had battled advance-stage cancer since early 2017.