An Artist Tries Making Vinyl Records Out of Chocolate — And It Actually Sounds OK

An Artist Tries Making Vinyl Records Out of Chocolate — And It Actually Sounds OK

It took some experimentation.  And French artist Julia Drouhin is still working out the kinks. But chocolate records sound surprisingly good — and tasty. It was an experiment designed to awaken multiple senses.  And, celebrate the ephemeral nature both sound and food.  Accordingly, French artist Julia Drouhin successfully created a vinyl record made out chocolate.  And it actually sounds okay. At this […]

Glenn Tipton of Judas Priest Reveals That He's Been Battling Parkinson's for 10 Years — Then Insists 'The Show Must Go On'

Glenn Tipton of Judas Priest Reveals That He's Been Battling Parkinson's for 10 Years — Then Insists 'The Show Must Go On'

Ten years ago, Judas Priest guitarist Glenn Tipton was diagnosed with the onset the early stages Parkinson’s disease.  Now, he’s going public with it — and the band is staying by his side.. Parkinson’s Disease is a long-term degenerative disorder the central nervous system that seriously affects motor function.  Among other problems, it makes it really tough to play the guitar […]

Billboard Defends Grammys Chief Neil Portnow: 'The Recording Academy Can Only Work With the Content It’s Given…'

Billboard Defends Grammys Chief Neil Portnow: 'The Recording Academy Can Only Work With the Content It’s Given…'

Grammys president Neil Portnow told women to ‘step up’ if they wanted to win more awards.  Now, Billboard is backing him up. Is the old guard music industry protecting its own? That’s the perception this morning as both the Grammys board and Billboard have moved to protect embattled Recording Academy president Neil Portnow. Since the closing moments the Grammys, Portnow […]