His two Boston-centric projects — about the victims of gun violence on one hand, and the Gardner Museum thefts on the other — have nothing in common, except for Palmer himself. 3:01 p.m.
Kamasi Washington, who comes to Big Night Live this Monday, spoke by phone about his sprawling, eclectic jazz and the globalized state of popular music. 1:46 p.m.
Here are 10 songs from artists who are speaking directly about America — and in some cases, directly to the president. 9:26 a.m.
With songs like "Babies in Cages" and "Thoughts and Prayers," the band is taking a stand in the age of Trump. 6:00 a.m.
The composer's work is the subject of a residency at Boston University Center for New Music. 4:11 p.m.
Pop Smoke, a Brooklyn-raised rapper who rose to fame with hit songs like “Dior” and “Welcome to the Party,” died after he was shot in a home invasion early Wednesday morning in Los Angeles, his record label said. 3:34 p.m.
None of Boston’s existing venues fit the company’s needs. After 12 years of leadership, Esther Nelson wants to build the company’s dream home. 2:41 p.m.
Saadiq took the long view of his career, packing songs from his early days and from his latest album, "Jimmy Lee." 5:27 p.m.