The ‘BlacKkKlansman’ director’s reaction to a rival’s best picture win wasn’t “arrogance” but “an awareness of how little Hollywood has changed” — and recognition that, 30 years after ‘Do the Right Thing,” he’s still an outsider.
The 91st Academy Awards managed not to be a total disaster, despite the lack of a host for the first time in 30 years, no opening monologue, and a ceremony that tossed out more Oscars to “Bohemian Rhapsody” (four) than “Roma” (three), “Black Panther” (three) and “A Star Is Born” (one). The best picture winner, “Green Book,” also […]
As we began to settle in to watch the Oscar Hoopla, one of the first pics we saw from the red carpet was Billy Porter. He strolled onto his Oscar moment in a number that was a combination of a Victorian gown and a tuxedo. Social Media went crazy. We almost missed the other grand […]
Soul is defined as an emotional or intellectual energy or intensity, especially as revealed in a work of art or an artistic performance. Beach City Radio seeks to be an essential conduit to stimulate and promote the essence of the soul througn our deep exposition of soul music. We are different from most outlets promoting […]
Price, 57, has played music nearly her whole life, starting with piano when she was five years old. But in the fall of 2009, the guitar was still something of mystery to her. She had been playing for only a couple of months and was struggling a bit with the new challenges. Yet, instead of […]
Music is a form of art that involves organized and audible sounds and silence. It is normally expressed in terms of pitch (which includes melody and harmony), rhythm (which includes tempo and meter), and the quality of sound (which includes timbre, articulation, dynamics, and texture). Music may also involve complex generative forms in time through […]
What do you believe is the number one thing that musicians are doing to ruin their chances at succeeding in the music industry? Is it: not practicing their instrument enough? Not putting together enough good music industry connections? Living in a city with no music scene? The answer to all of this is NO – […]