Billie Eilish and her brother Finneas were recently invited to perform for NPR’s Tiny Desk concert series. However, despite the familiar, intimate setting seen in the video, this is no ordinary setup. Due to COVID-19 safety concerns, the talented siblings played at home, in front of a cardboard cutout of the NPR studio.
At just 10 years old, Zulu-British musician Nandi Bushell can play pretty much any instrument; but, when it comes to...
At 19 years old, violinist Sumina Studer mastered a musical piece known for its speed and difficult bow movements.
There are countless videos online that attest to the unexpected and utterly devastating destruction from the August 4th explosion in Beirut. Many also highlight the vast range of emotions and chaos that unfolded in the wake of the incident. But in a popular video created by May-Lee Melki, featuring her grandmother and a piano, emotions of hope and optimism are also put on display.
YouTubers Tim and Fred Williams are 22-year-old twins who have devoted their channel to filming their reactions to iconic songs.
A little over a year after a fire raged through Notre-Dame Cathedral, its famous organ is getting a makeover.
In 1964, a persistent hurricane-stricken Jacksonville, Florida crowd gathered excitedly to watch The Beatles step foot on stage. Little did they know just how close the concert was to being canceled. The U.S. was in the full throws of segregation and a civil rights movement. It was a time when, as historian Dr. Kitty Oliver remembers, “public accommodations were separate, inequities were rampant, and opportunities were stifled.
While many Buddhist monks take a vow of silence as part of their practice, one monk named Yogetsu Akasaka is...
Deer are known for being timid creatures, and it's pretty rare to spot one close-up, in the wild.
Senior care facilities around the world have been under lockdowns since COVID-19 became a pandemic. Keeping spirits high during this time can be a challenge, which means that the activity coordinators for these places have to get creative with what they plan for their communities.
July 20, 2020 would have been Chris Cornell’s 56th birthday, and his family marked the occasion by sharing a special...
There is something truly magical about music festivals.