Mar 6, 2014 — Researchers say a small number of people appear to lack the brain circuitry to get pleasure from music.
Feb 9, 2014 — Later, they'd get weird, experimental, and rebellious, but when the Beatles made their U.S. television debut 50 years ago, they were still just a band — but a magically brilliant band.
Feb 6, 2014 — The instrument, known as "Lipinski" was stolen from the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra's concert master last week.
Dec 12, 2013 — Harvard graduate students testing preschoolers who got music training said they could not establish a link between the exposure and improved IQs.
Nov 11, 2013 — Police say two brothers from the Yellow Dogs, a group that originated in Tehran, Iran, were killed by a musician who had recently been kicked out of the band.
Oct 27, 2013 — The singer and songwriter who led The Velvet Underground and influenced generations of musicians has died at age 71. Lou Reed's solo career made him into a rock icon after the pioneering band disbanded.
Sep 11, 2013 — The label run by engineer Cookie Marenco sells super high-definition downloads — a development even she thought impossible 15 years ago. The downloads may be expensive, but she says, the sound is superior to current popular audio formats like MP3.
Sep 6, 2013 — Music evokes strong memories. That's true not just for the music of your generation, but what your parents listened to, too, a study says. Researchers found a strong "reminiscence bump" for music of the early 1980s in people in their early 20s.
Jul 10, 2013 — When members of a choir sing, their heart rates quickly become synchronized, beating in the same rhythm. Researchers think this may be why singing together is a key part of religious rituals around the world, and such a joy for the singers.
May 31, 2013 — For the annual Quiet Music Festival of Portland, which begins today, the goal is to celebrate calming sounds. The festival gained fame after the show Portlandia featured a Battle Of The Gentle Bands.