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5 Ways to Celebrate Your Love of Music

This season, there is no better place to celebrate a love of music than outdoors. Here are five ways to make it happen: Whether you host a smaller gathering for a handful of neighbors and friends in the backyard or organize a larger event in a public park or street, a block party is a [...]

Shawn Mendes says anxiety helps him to write better music

Shawn Mendes says therapy gets in the way of making music. The 22-year-old singer/songwriter sees a therapist twice a week but admitted that he prefers to be "a little f***** up" in order to write better songs. Asked by Wonderland magazine how often he sees a therapist, Shawn said: "Twice a week. Where I am [...]

USM School of Music Faculty Win Awards

University of Southern Mississippi School of Music faculty members, Dr. Danilo Mezzadri and Dr. Dannel Espinoza, have received a Creative Activity grant through the College of Arts and Sciences. Mezzadri is spearheading an international commission for a major concerto for flute and wind ensemble by the Spanish composer Jose I. Blesa-Lull. Espinoza is leading a consortium to fund the creation of [...]

Opinion | How TikTok is influencing the music industry

The app has launched artists into near-astronomical levels of fame. Even people who don’t have TikTok on their home screen must find it hard to avoid the app’s influence. Dances, challenges and comedy bits from the social media giant, which only allows video posts of under a minute in length, appear on Facebook, Twitter and [...]

Charli XCX and Tove Lo collaborating on new music

Charli XCX and Tove Lo are working on new music together. The pair have been writing songs in Palm Springs and Charli has called it the "best music ever". She wrote on Instagram: "@tovelo and i have been out in Palm Springs writing songs together for a week (tested and safe) and we been making the [...]

It’s Elton John’s birthday, and he’s got rare music for fans

NEW YORK – Elton John is celebrating his 74th birthday today – and he's sending fans a very rare present. Six deep cuts have been made available on streaming and digital formats for the first time, including the tune “Scarecrow,” which began John's legendary songwriting partnership with Bernie Taupin in 1967. The other songs are: [...]

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