Ed Ackerson, Local Musician, Dies After Cancer BattleEd Ackerson was a central figure in the Minneapolis music scene for decades. Just over a year ago, the singer was diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer. He died Friday.
25th Anniversary Of Basilica Block Party Kicks Off FridayThe grounds surrounding the Basilica of St. Mary transform each July for what organizers call an unconventional block party. The concert draws some of the biggest names in music to the steps of the Minneapolis church.
Music Can Relieve Stress, Increase Productivity, Study FindsThe study found 75 percent of people feel less stressed when they listen to their favorite song.
Paisley Park Announces Plans For Annual Special EventMusical guests set to perform at Paisley Park are members of the iconic band The Revolution, as well as Jesse Johnson from The Time.
Parkland Students To Release Music Album Before MidtermsStudents who survived the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida, earlier this year are releasing an album before the midterm elections in November.
Prince's Rare Albums Available For Streaming, DownloadThe release highlights a massive output of pop masterpieces between 1995 and 2010.
R. Kelly Addresses Sexual Abuse Claims In 19-Minute SongThe song, "I Admit," was posted to Soundcloud on Monday.
Most People Stop Discovering New Music By 30, Study FindsThe peak age for discovering new music seemed to be around 24.
A 7-Eleven Is Blasting Opera Music To Stop Crime & LoiteringThe Jacksonville convenience store has reportedly been blasting the classical tunes for three weeks in the hopes of encouraging unwanted guests to leave the area.
Live Nation Kicks Off 'National Concert Week' With $20 Ticket OfferThe events promoter is celebrating the start of National Concert Week with $20 "all-in" tickets to over 2,000 of the company's tour of summer concerts.
Going To Live Music Shows May Lengthen Your Life, Study SaysThis study was done by O2, which owns some of the largest music venues in the United Kingdom.