Saturday, 19 June , 2021

Music

Pablo Hasel: Fresh protest in Spain over jailing of rapper’s backers...

Mar.7, 2021 file photo Several hundred protesters took to the streets of Barcelona on Saturday to demand the release of rapper Pablo Hasel and his jailed...

Spain: Fresh violence erupts at protests over rapper’s arrest

Supporters of jailed Spanish rapper Pablo Hasel clashed with police and damaged property in fresh unrest. Around 10 people were arrested, including two involved...

Mass Protests Continue in Barcelona Over Arrest of Rapper Pablo Hasel

Feb.27, 2021 Last week, clashes between the police and protesters resulted in mass arrests and injuries of at least 11 people, three of whom were...

Freemuse condemns Spanish government for jailing of rapper Pablo Hasél

"Laws need to be changed" says Denmark-based organization which advocates for artistic freedom 20 February 2021 Freemuse, an independent international organization advocating for freedom of artistic...

How a rapper’s arrest in Spain sparked riots and fierce debate...

By Luke Hurst Feb.23, 2021 Every night since last Tuesday, protesters have been taking to the streets of Barcelona and other Spanish cities in their thousands, calling...

Spain risks more riots as free speech crackdown and rapper’s jailing...

By Damian Wilson* 19 Feb, 2021 Millions of Spaniards still remember life under fascism. Now, with lockdown’s limits on freedom compounded by the erosion of...

Spanish rapper convicted over tweets arrested after ignoring prison deadline

By Alfonso L. Congostrina 16 Feb 2021 Catalan police on Tuesday arrested a rapper for failing to report to prison by the deadline set by a...

The power of Beethoven’s creative shadow

By Philip Clark March 14 2014 John Adams, the American composer whose mash-up of material borrowed from Beethoven, Absolute Jest, is performed at the Southbank Centre...

Aldous Huxley on the Transcendent Power of Music and Why It...

“After silence that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.” By Maria Popova “Without music life would be a mistake,” Nietzsche proclaimed in 1889....

Artificial intelligence can now emulate human behaviors – soon it will...

By Ana Santos Rutschman and The Conversation April 05, 2019 When artificial intelligence systems start getting creative, they can create great things – and scary ones....