News That Matters

Tag: Music

Watch: Infinite returns with 'Clock' music video

Watch: Infinite returns with 'Clock' music video

Entertainment
Feb. 14 (UPI) -- South Korean boy band Infinite is back with new music. The K-pop group released an atmospheric music video for its new song "Clock" on Wednesday. The "Clock" video opens with a fake title card for a movie preview. The video shows Dongwoo, Woohyun, Sungyeol, L and Sungjong waiting for a call as they sing about waiting to see a loved one. "[#INFINITE] #Infinite Digital Single #CLOCK Official MV," the group tweeted Wednesday. "Clock" is Infinite's first new song since Sungkyu enlisted in the military in May. The 29-year-old singer is on hiatus from the group as he fulfills his mandatory military service. Infinite last released the single "Tell Me" in January 2018. The song appeared on the group's album Top Seed, which peaked at No. 4 on the Billboard U.S. World Albums chart ...
Drill stars avoid jail after breaching ban on performing their music

Drill stars avoid jail after breaching ban on performing their music

Entertainment
Two prominent drill artists have been given suspended jail sentences for breaching a gang injunction designed to stop them performing songs which police said incited violence against rivals. Scotland Yard said Skengdo - real name Terrell Doyley - and AM - real name Joshua Malinga - were sentenced to nine months' imprisonment suspended for two years at Croydon County Court after breaching an interim gang injunction.The musicians' manager, TK, said the pair - both aged 21 - were not involved in gang violence but pleaded guilty after a video of one of their performances emerged on the internet without their knowledge.According to Metropolitan Police, the injunction was made against the rappers in August after the court found they were members of a south London gang and were li...
Scientists turn Martian sunrise into a piece of music

Scientists turn Martian sunrise into a piece of music

Science
Nov. 12 (UPI) -- You can now listen to the sun rise on Mars. Scientists in England have translated the Martian sunrise into a two-minute score. Researchers used sonification techniques to translate image data into sounds, turning each pixel into a sonic data point. Using images of the 500th sunrise observed by the Mars rover Opportunity, scientists linked each pixel with brightness, color and elevation measurements. Special algorithms helped researchers turn the pixel data points into pitch and melody, forming a piece of music. The two-minute score will be shared with visitors to NASA's Mars Soundscapes exhibit on Tuesday at the Supercomputing SC18 Conference being held this week in Dallas, Texas. The song will be presented both sonically and vibrationally, so that it can be experienced b...
Tony Awards gala to take place June 9 at Radio City Music Hall

Tony Awards gala to take place June 9 at Radio City Music Hall

Entertainment
Oct. 19 (UPI) -- The 73rd annual Tony Awards ceremony honoring excellence in Broadway theater is scheduled to take place at New York City's Radio City Music Hall on June 9. The ceremony will air live on CBS. Nominations for the prizes are to be revealed on April 30. A host for the gala has not yet been named. Singer-songwriters Josh Groban and Sara Bareilles presided over the 2018 event when The Band's Visit was named Best Musical and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child won for Best Play.Q: What are you doing on June 9?A: Watching the 2019 #TonyAwards on @CBS! https://t.co/laXMR2UL4a pic.twitter.com/KaGt1X2IQg— The Tony Awards (@TheTonyAwards) October 18, 2018 Let's block ads! (Why?) Entertainment News - UPI.com