Andrew Flanagan

Andrew Flanagan appears in the following:

The Cure, Janet Jackson, Radiohead Among Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Inductees For 2019

Thursday, December 13, 2018

The institution chose seven inductees from a field of 15 to honor at next March's ceremony, including Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks, Roxy Music and The Zombies.

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Kendrick Lamar, Brandi Carlile Among Top Nominees For 2019 Grammys

Friday, December 07, 2018

The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences announced its list of nominees for the 2018 Grammy Awards, including Brandi Carlile, Janelle Monae and Black Panther.

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Buzzcocks' Pete Shelley Dies At 63

Thursday, December 06, 2018

The British singer and guitarist was one of the punk rock's first stars and perhaps its greatest songwriter.

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After Threats, R. Kelly Documentary Screening In Manhattan Is Evacuated

Wednesday, December 05, 2018

A screening and discussion of the series Surviving R. Kelly in New York was canceled, following multiple threats that were called in to the venue hosting the event.

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German 'Playboy' Retracts Ennio Morricone Interview, Calling It A 'Farce'

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

A back-and-forth between Playboy Germany and the famed Italian film composer over an interview the magazine published this week has ended in disgrace for the publication and its journalist.

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Missy Elliott, John Prine, Jimmy Cliff Among Nominees To Songwriters Hall Of Fame

Thursday, November 08, 2018

The 24 nominees will be whittled down to six before next year's induction ceremony. Elliott would be only the Hall's third rapper.

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Author Haruki Murakami Will Donate A Record Collection 'Beyond The Bounds Of Sanity'

Thursday, November 08, 2018

Music is as intrinsic to the soul and spirit of Murakami's books as it is to the author's own.

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Mac Miller Died From Overdose Involving Fentanyl, Coroner Finds

Monday, November 05, 2018

The Los Angeles medical examiner said cocaine and ethanol were also present at the time of death.

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Stream The Mac Miller Tribute Concert With Anderson .Paak, Chance The Rapper And More

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Miller, who died last month, will be remembered by friends and collaborators at The Greek Theatre in Los Angeles on the evening of Oct. 31.

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After Pittsburgh, Pharrell Demands Trump Never Play 'Happy' Again

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Pharrell Williams issued a cease-and-desist letter to Trump after his joyous song was played at an event the day of the massacre — re-opening a can of worms around music usage by political campaigns.

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Sparring Candidates Duet In Music While They Duel For Votes

Monday, October 22, 2018

In the midst of campaigning against each other for a seat in Vermont's House of Representatives, Democrat Lucy Rogers and Republican Zac Mayo ended a recent debate with a striking collaboration.

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Scientists Learn To Hear The 'Songs' Of Ice Shelves

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Scientists have found a new way to analyze the structural integrity of ice shelves at the end of the world, through the songs the winds sing on top of them.

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Bono, Pharrell, Laurie Anderson And More Memorialize A... Cat

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

French artist Sophie Calle's cat died in 2014. To mourn him, Calle asked dozens of musicians — including Michael Stipe, The National and Jarvis Cocker — to memorialize him.

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Leonard Cohen's Poem 'Kanye West Is Not Picasso,' As Read By Michael Shannon

Friday, October 12, 2018

Cohen talks Kanye, in the voice of Michael Shannon. It's all pretty straightforward, no?

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Fyre Festival Co-Founder Billy McFarland Sentenced To 6 Years In Prison

Thursday, October 11, 2018

McFarland also was ordered to pay restitution of just more than $26 million during the sentencing, where a judge called him a "serial fraudster."

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Stevie Nicks, The Cure Among 15 Acts Nominated For Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

The list of 2019 nominees also includes Janet Jackson, Radiohead, Def Leppard and John Prine.

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Geoff Emerick, The Beatles' Grammy-Winning Engineer, Dies At 72

Wednesday, October 03, 2018

The British engineer parlayed an early love of music into a career spent contributing to one of the most indelible legacies in pop music history.

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Jefferson Airplane Co-Founder, Singer And Songwriter Marty Balin Dead At 76

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Balin was a principal contributor to the San Francisco psychedelic scene — and by extension, a prominent contributor to the sound of American rock.

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Punks, Up Against The Wall

Saturday, September 29, 2018

The new book Burning Down the Haus fastidiously traces the self-discovery of punks in the socialist dictatorship of East Germany, and the violence and repression they endured on the way to freedom.

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Europe's Copyright Reforms Are More Than (Just) A Boring Policy Change

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Two weeks ago, the European Commission approved new rules that will change how tech companies are required to deal with copyright infringement on their platforms. Unsurprisingly, it was controversial.

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