Behind the scenes of this year’s song contest, the usual political tensions between Israel and Palestinians played out.
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The musician’s 2015 album, “Currents,” catapulted him to the top of the festival circuit and into the studio with megastars. He’s still fiddling with its follow-up.
Despite an online campaign by fans to “Free Britney,” there remain more questions than answers about the pop star’s well-being. Here’s what we know.
Hear tracks by Lana Del Rey, Halsey, DJ Khaled and others.
Plácido Domingo in zarzuela, an unplanned deficit at Tzadik and a young artists' gala were among the highlights.
The polymathic artist revisits the making of her 1978 film “Quarry” on the eve of its screening at Anthology Film Archives.
Claude Vivier’s celestial music is still more heard about than heard, but he was the focus of back-to-back performances in New York this week.
The pop artist is retooling his “American Utopia” show for a 15-week run from October to January.
From planning their next tour to going out for sushi, the Met brothers are, for the most part, inseparable.
From the shop floors of factories to ballet’s grandest stages, unions are rethinking how they balance their responsibilities in sexual harassment cases.
Our guide to pop and rock shows and the best of live jazz happening this weekend and in the week ahead.
Our guide to the city’s best classical music and opera happening this weekend and in the week ahead.
The postponed North American shows have been given new dates from June to August.
Tim Sweeney has been hosting the underground electronic music show for 20 years.
Returning to venues where he attended metal shows years ago, Matthew DeFeo captures the vulnerability behind these artists’ angsty facades.
A judge said that a company that was to finance Woodstock 50 could not unilaterally cancel the festival, but the firm does not have to return the $18 million it had taken back.
The Chicago singer and poet pays tribute to creative titans and offers lessons on how to triumph over the challenges of everyday life on “Legacy! Legacy!”
Arya Ghavamian and Mani Nilchiani’s New York events, Disco Tehran, spotlight Iranian musicians and a spirit of cultural exchange.
Robert Lepage’s much-warred-over Metropolitan Opera production of Wagner’s “Ring” cycle now makes for decent drama. But it’s still not worth it.
Hosting an annual international song contest, Tel Aviv has tried to remain an island of secular liberalism divorced from Israel’s troubles.
The Lemonheads frontman was the poster boy — and prettiest boy — of Gen X. At 52, he’s still enjoying a life of drugs and rock ’n’ roll, on Martha’s Vineyard of all places.
Brooding bands like Alice in Chains and Soundgarden validated the noisy discontent of teenagers everywhere. For me, they looked a lot like home.
Adam Seidel’s play puts two songwriters in the same room, while the music industry watches out for its own economic interests.
She established Musica de Camara, a chamber ensemble, in 1979 to support classical artists and composers and expose new audiences to their works.
The two actresses, who perform song-and-dance routines as Nancy and Beth, serve up sharp, bawdy takes on classic tunes and newer pop hits in identical costumes.
Ezra Koenig’s literate group has returned, sparking questions about how it was received in the past, and where it stands in the current climate.
“Father of the Bride” is the band’s third consecutive LP to reach the top of the Billboard 200.
From the perky girl next door in the 1950s to the woman next door in 1960s sex comedies, Ms. Day was the most popular film actress since Shirley Temple.