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Tawny Kitaen, Star of 1980s Music Videos, Dies at 59

Tawny Kitaen, Star of 1980s Music Videos, Dies at 59

Tawny Kitaen, Star of 1980s Music Videos, Dies at 59 Tawny Kitaen, Star of 1980s Music Videos, Dies at 59 Tawny Kitaen, an actress who gained fame in the 1980s for her roles in rock videos and who starred with Tom Hanks in the movie “Bachelor Party,” died on Friday at her home in Newport Beach, Calif. She was 59. …

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Tawny Kitaen death: Bachelor Party and Whitesnake music video star dies, aged 59

Tawny Kitaen death: Bachelor Party and Whitesnake music video star dies, aged 59

Tawny Kitaen death: Bachelor Party and Whitesnake music video star dies, aged 59 Tawny Kitaen death: Bachelor Party and Whitesnake music video star dies, aged 59 Actor and music video star Tawny Kitaen has died, aged 59. The news was announced by TMZ, who said the actor, who appeared in famous music videos in the 1980s, died in Newport beach …

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The Weeknd will not submit music for Grammys consideration, despite ‘secret committee’ elimination

The Weeknd will not submit music for Grammys consideration, despite ‘secret committee’ elimination

The Weeknd will not submit music for Grammys consideration, despite ‘secret committee’ elimination The Weeknd will not submit music for Grammys consideration, despite ‘secret committee’ elimination The Weeknd has doubled down on his decision to no longer enter his music for future Grammy consideration, despite the Recording Academy’s announcement to eliminate “secret committees”. “Even though I won’t be submitting my …

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Sisters With Transistors: How the women of early electronic music are being celebrated in cinema

Sisters With Transistors: How the women of early electronic music are being celebrated in cinema

Sisters With Transistors: How the women of early electronic music are being celebrated in cinema Sisters With Transistors: How the women of early electronic music are being celebrated in cinema T echnology is a tremendous liberator,” says 75-year-old computer music pioneer Laurie Spiegel, towards the start of Sisters With Transistors. “It blows up power structures. Women are naturally drawn to …

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Music recommendation algorithms increase gender gap by promoting fewer female artists, study suggests

Music recommendation algorithms increase gender gap by promoting fewer female artists, study suggests

Music recommendation algorithms increase gender gap by promoting fewer female artists, study suggests Music recommendation algorithms increase gender gap by promoting fewer female artists, study suggests Music recommendation algorithms could be amplifying the industry’s existing gender bias problem, according to a study that proposes a new method allowing greater exposure for female artists. The existance of a gender bias in …

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Making Music Visible: Singing in Sign

Making Music Visible: Singing in Sign

Making Music Visible: Singing in Sign Making Music Visible: Singing in Sign On a recent afternoon in a brightly lit studio in Brooklyn, Mervin Primeaux-O’Bryant and Brandon Kazen-Maddox were filming a music video. They were recording a cover version of “Midnight Train to Georgia,” but the voices that filled the room were those of Gladys Knight and the Pips, who …

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Music Therapy: Why Doctors Use it to Help Patients Cope

Music Therapy: Why Doctors Use it to Help Patients Cope

Music Therapy: Why Doctors Use it to Help Patients Cope Music Therapy: Why Doctors Use it to Help Patients Cope “Focus on the sound of the instrument,” Andrew Rossetti, a licensed music therapist and researcher said as he strummed hypnotic chords on a Spanish-style classical guitar. “Close your eyes. Think of a place where you feel safe and comfortable.” Music …

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Music Venues Scramble for $16 Billion in Federal Pandemic Aid

Music Venues Scramble for $16 Billion in Federal Pandemic Aid

Music Venues Scramble for $16 Billion in Federal Pandemic Aid Music Venues Scramble for $16 Billion in Federal Pandemic Aid When the pandemic forced Crowbar, a music club in Tampa, Fla., to shut down last year, Tom DeGeorge, its primary owner, took out more than $200,000 in personal loans to keep the business afloat, including one using its liquor license …

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Black Widow trailer: Marvel fans conflicted over use of Avengers theme music

Black Widow trailer: Marvel fans conflicted over use of Avengers theme music Black Widow trailer: Marvel fans conflicted over use of Avengers theme music Marvel fans have been left feeling conflicted by the use of music in the new Black Widow trailer. The studio released the first new look at the delayed film in months on Saturday (3 April) following …

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Esperanza Spalding’s Quest to Find Healing in Music

Esperanza Spalding’s Quest to Find Healing in Music

Esperanza Spalding’s Quest to Find Healing in Music Esperanza Spalding’s Quest to Find Healing in Music Esperanza Spalding has never been one to sit idle. Her wandering spirit has brought this 36-year-old musician major achievements over the past decade and pushed her work in new directions. In 2017, Spalding, a bassist, vocalist and producer, spent 77 straight hours in the …

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