This week Falchion sat down with Jeffery Wall, Chair of the Department of Music and Director of Choral Studies at Northeastern State University to discuss his newest project – Vox Solaris – a new chamber choir “dedicated to singing excellent music excellently.”
Almost every episode of Welcome to Night Vale ends the same way: with thought-provoking quips that offer a balance of hopeful conclusions and disquieting mysteries. Cecil’s soothing voice provides a sense of closure at the end of an episode, even when the remaining unanswered questions are infinite. As Cecil would say, “some things just aren’t meant to be questioned. Most things, actually.”
Two of the leading supporters and institutions of music in Dallas, the Old 97s and Homegrown Music & Arts Festival, have combined forces to once more bring to us County Fair. They have assembled a powerful lineup which includes Lucinda Williams, The Gordon Keith Band, The Jayhawks, and R&B legend and civil rights activist Mavis Staples.
Up and coming Dallas rock band, Cinema for the Blind, dishes on their new publications contract, growing up with music, and where they’re headed next. You know, typical stuff for teenagers.
It was an incredible performance. Incredible, and memorable. Memorable for Gaga’s space suit that came right out of a B-movie sci-fi flick from the 80s. Amazing for the Cirque de Solei-like acrobatics.
Chair of the Department of Music and Director of Choral Studies take on the Morman Tabarnacle Choir and Missouri State University performances at Trump Inauguration.
Here in the west few have heard of the enigmatic Russian rock singer Victor Tsoi and his band Kino. Like so many other rock musicians, he died young in a blaze of popularity. But in Eastern Europe, and especially in Russia, Tsoi is a legend whose songs have stood the test of time, hearkening as they
As hard as it is to believe, there are actual, real-life superheroes. Individuals whose talent surpasses anything most of us could ever dream of. These are humans with extraordinary, other-worldly abilities, who can do things, achieve feats that over time raise them to the level of myth or legend. Glenn Gould was one such individual.
It was a few years back in Nashville, TN where I was residing at the time, thumbing through the Nashville Scene and there they were, The Greyhounds! I hadn’t seen or heard from them in over a decade. Little did I know they had chili cookin’ in the kitchen down in Austin, TX.