The album is regarded as a pop culture milestone and the soundtrack to the hippie movement. Still steeped in musical folklore, "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" continues to inspire subsequent musical generations.
Manchester is famous for its industrial heritage. What is perhaps less known about the city is its happening music scene. How will Manchester's night life cope with the aftermath of the terror attack?
Wacken Open Air Festival is constructing a 7-kilometer network of pipes to quench its thirsty fans. Attendees will drink an average of 5.1 liters of beer each over the festival.
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US pop star Ariana Grande is now in the spotlight after a terror attack on the Manchester Arena, where she had just given a concert. Here's a look at the 23-year-old singer's career and youthful fan base.
Citing security concerns and environmental issues, US authorities have banned a concert along the US-Mexican border. The musical director of the project says this only fuels his ambition to stand up against nationalism.
Jazzfest Bonn's Anke Steinbeck had the opportunity to talk with musicians about improvisation and the magic of jazz.
DW offers music, in-depth coverage & interviews from the festival celebrating all things Beethoven.
The concert on June 3 was meant to protest President Trump's plan for a wall along the Mexican border, but US authorities have disrupted the Dresdner Sinfoniker's plans. Now the German orchestra is forced to relocate.
A high-profile politician, a witty TV host and nine soloists making waves on the international opera scene: the AIDS gala in Bonn used high art to deliver a serious message on the future of AIDS prevention.
It's Rammstein week: we chart the band's rise to international fame, take you to the premiere of their new concert film, and review some of their more controversial videos.
Levina sports an impressive resumé on the international music scene, first with the London band Miss Terry Blue and then as a solo artist. Germany’s entry in the Eurovision Song Contest is a perfect addition to PopXport.
Music is in Kate Müser's blood. Her dad was a professional musician and she grew up in one of the world's major music hubs: California. After studying music in the US, Kate moved to Germany - and stayed.
Music is his passion. He's played guitar and sung in many different bands. So, when Markus Schultze goes in front of the cameras for PopXport, he knows what the artists he's introducing to the world have been through.
Ebow, Culcha Candela, Patrice or Symbiz: Artists with international backgrounds have a huge influence on German pop music. We present them in our "Melting Pop" series.
'Initiative Musik' supports new acts from Germany. And media partner popXport has a special feature on one of the promoted acts every month.
'PopXport Ranking' is a unique project - an analysis of the German pop scene's popularity abroad that is unprecedented in scope. 10 TV broadcasts will be highlighting the most successful musicians to hail from Germany.
In this episode Sarah Willis presents some highlights of a big fundraising event in Bonn - the 6th German AIDS-Foundation Opera Gala. International opera singers perform, accompanied by the Beethoven Orchestra Bonn.
"The horn is for boys", her schoolteacher told her, and so he suggested that she learn the flute or the oboe. That remark served as a challenge to Sarah Willis who had her first french horn lessons at the age of 14 at school in England.
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