Music

Drive-in concerts may be the answer to the summer shows you’re missing

(CNN)Missing live music? There may be a solution coming to a parking lot near you.Drive-in concerts, with people socially distanced in their cars, are popping up in parts of Europe and throughout the United States as the coronavirus pandemic has brought an end to large public gatherings. Keith Urban and DJ D-Nice are among the…

‘Safeguarding Jacob’ Recap: Episode 8– Finale of Chris Evans Series

The case against Jacob Barber was closed in some form during Friday’s Defending Jacob finale. But don’t be fooled by the photo above, in which the Barber family looks relieved and optimistic: There isn’t a happy ending in store for them. Before you give us your thoughts on “After,” let’s break down what happened in…

Apple’s Central Park is trying to evolve the animated musical

poly-lt-wire-logo Image: Apple TV Plus Bob’s Burgers creator Loren Bouchard’s new show has potential Picture this: It’s 2010, you’re 15 years old, and you’ve saved up your allowance to buy the Wicked soundtrack from FYE. You haven’t actually seen the show, but your friend swears it changed her life when she saw the tour and…

Hear Carlos Santana And Cindy Blackman Santana’s ‘Imagine’ Cover

Quarantined couple Carlos Santana and Cindy Blackman Santana just released a supremely funky rendition of John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’ to raise funds to feed the country’s most vulnerable communities, amid the COVID-19 crisis. The couple partnered with non-profit WhyHunger, which supports grassroots movements to end hunger. The organisation, which was founded by singer-songwriter Harry Chapin, also…

Fiona Apple pens music for ‘Bob’s Burgers’ creators’ new animated series ‘Central Park’

Fiona Apple has written new music for the Apple TV+ musical comedy series Central Park. The singer-songwriter penned tracks for the newly released show, the first two episodes of which were released today (May 29), alongside the likes of Cyndi Lauper, Meghan Trainor, Sara Bareilles, Aimee Mann and Anthony Hamilton. Each episode features three to…

Here are the 4 finest movies you can now enjoy at home

As what used to be the summer movie season begins, theaters are starting to tentatively reopen in some places, and drive-ins are making a comeback. But with most theaters still closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, and many people exercising caution in returning to public spaces, plenty of us are starting the summer movie season…

First Stream: New Music From Lady Gaga, Rosalia & Travis Scott, Anuel & More

Billboard’s First Stream serves as a handy guide to this Friday’s most essential releases — the key music that everyone will be talking about today, and that will be dominating playlists this weekend and beyond. This week, Lady Gaga unveils Chromatica to the world, Rosalia taps Travis Scott for one of her biggest songs yet,…

See Paul Stanley’s Soul Station Perform A Sweet Performance Of ‘Ooo Child Infant’

When not on the road with KISS, Paul Stanley helms an impressive ensemble called Soul Station. For the past five years, the group has primarily been a live act, performing soul and R&B classics from the 60s and 70s. While in lockdown, however, Stanley and several of his bandmates got together remotely to record their…