Andrew Flanagan

Andrew Flanagan appears in the following:

Soccer Mommy: Tiny Desk Concert

Wednesday, January 18, 2023

Sophie Allison and crew finally, after a three-year delay, make their Tiny Desk debut in a lovingly performed set.


LCD Soundsystem, 'new body rhumba'

Friday, September 30, 2022

It's no crime for a song to be anodyne, but LCD Soundsystem made a career out of barely skirting that line.


Pharoah Sanders, giant of spirit-driven jazz, dies at 81

Saturday, September 24, 2022

Sanders, revered as one of the avant-garde's greatest tenor saxophonists, was a member of John Coltrane's final quartet. His expressive playing laid a path for generations of musicians.


The Best Electronic Music of 2021

Saturday, December 11, 2021

From Jersey club to the U.K. underground, 2021's best electronic music looks like a complex melting pot of genre and history.


Tammy Lakkis, 'Notice'

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

The cautiously optimistic, romancing house track feels eerily apt for the right-now, in a world still waking up.


What Does Daft Punk Leave Behind?

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Known for indelible hits like "One More Time" and "Around the World," the now-legendary French duo called it quits this week after years of silence.


Beyoncé, Dua Lipa Headline 2021 Grammy Nominations

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Along with the full nominations list, a look at the Recording Academy's turbulent year.


Bad Bunny Diagnosed With COVID-19

Monday, November 23, 2020

The Puerto Rican star was expected to perform during the American Music Awards on Sunday night, but cancelled at the last minute.


Mac Davis, 'Painter' Of Classic Songs, Dead At 78

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Davis parlayed a middling career as a promotions man into a successful one writing songs for the stars and scoring hits of his own.


Ronald Bell, Co-Founder, Songwriter And Producer Of Kool & The Gang, Dead At 68

Thursday, September 10, 2020

Ronald Bell, along with his brother, Robert "Kool" Bell, brought generations of music fans together on the dancefloor with hits like "Celebration," "Get Down On It" and "Jungle Boogie."


Citing A COVID-19 Shortfall, DHS Increases Visa Fees For Touring Artists

Tuesday, September 08, 2020

The Department of Homeland Security announced the changes last week, which will take effect in early October.


Black Grapefruit Seeks Balance 'Inside' Turmoil

Thursday, August 27, 2020

In a pastoral track from the New York duo, Randa Leigh asks an essential question: "What you follow, fear or love?"


Malik B., Early Member Of The Roots, Dies At 47

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

The Philadelphia rapper was part of the band's first four albums.


Bandcamp, Much-Loved Indie Music Marketplace, Launches A Juneteenth Tradition

Thursday, June 18, 2020

As with its past sales events, Bandcamp will direct its usual cut of revenue made in a 24-hour period toward a progressive cause — in this case, the NAACP Legal Defense Fund.


Over 750 Artists, Companies Call For Repeal Of N.Y. Law Shielding Police Records

Tuesday, June 09, 2020

Rihanna, Meek Mill, Anderson .Paak and Irving Azoff are among many who signed the open letter. The statute, Section 50-a, prevents the personnel histories of police officers from being made public.


Warner Music Group Trading On Wall Street, Promises Social Justice Support

Wednesday, June 03, 2020

One of the world's three major record labels is now a publicly traded company.


Music Companies Promise A Tuesday 'Blackout' For Black Lives

Tuesday, June 02, 2020

Record labels and other organizations will participate in a daylong moratorium on "business as usual," though some argue the actions don't do enough to address the industry's history of exploitation.


Case Against Universal Music Over Warehouse Fire Dismissed

Tuesday, April 07, 2020

The suit, prompted by an investigation from the Times last year, had been whittled down to just one plaintiff.


Bandcamp Will Forfeit Its Share Of Sales Friday, Urges Direct Support Of Musicians

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

A favorite of indie artists and labels, the digital storefront and streaming service announced a one-day plan to boost profits for musicians facing financial losses during the coronavirus pandemic.


Public Enemy 'Moving Forward' Without Flavor Flav After Bernie Sanders Rally

Monday, March 02, 2020

The hype man and former reality television star was dismissed from the legendary rap group he co-founded after sending the Sanders campaign a cease-and-desist over a performance on Sunday.