I’m nosily poking around someone’s tiny London bedroom. There’s a pinkish psychedelic bedspread, an eclectic record collection and a messy bedside table topped with scrawled notes, a scallop-shell ashtray and a wine bottle I like to think was drained before breakfast. It’s not a million miles from the student bedsits I used to loll around… Read More


The archives of singer-songwriter Bob Dylan have been acquired by the George Kaiser Family Foundation and the University of Tulsa and will be permanently housed in a Tulsa arts district. Kaiser Foundation director Ken Levit and university President Steadman Upham announced the acquisition Wednesday. Details of the acquisition were not released. More than 6,000 items… Read More


The Squamish Valley Music Festival, which has featured headliners such as Drake, Bruno Mars, Mumford & Sons and Sam Smith since it first launched in 2010, has been abruptly cancelled this year. The event was scheduled to take place in August. The multiday B.C. camping festival attracted more than 115,000 over three days last year… Read More


Kanye West got embroiled in another Twitter feud Wednesday after Canadian electronic dance producer Deadmau5 lambasted him for appearing to pirate music software. It started when the DJ from Niagara Falls, Ont., shamed West for uploading a photo of his web browser, which suggested he was illegally downloading Serum music editing software. “Can’t afford serum?”… Read More