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Tribeca 2016: David Byrne Led “Contemporary Color” Dazzles at Premiere

Tribeca 2016: David Byrne Led “Contemporary Color” Dazzles at Premiere

By Tony Schwab, Staff Writer

April 19, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film, Tribeca 2016

Our dispatches from Tribeca begin with a review of "Contemporary Color", a documentary about the color guard concert put on by David Byrne at Barclays Center last year.

Arts Issue: Power couples prove two voices better than one

Arts Issue: Power couples prove two voices better than one

April 10, 2014


Filed under Arts

Jay Z and Beyoncé As the music industry’s royal couple, Jay Z and Beyoncé share a particularly private relationship compared to many of their contemporaries, but their musical collaborations allow listeners the occasional glimpse into their personal lives. From Jay Z’s 2003 hit “03 Bonnie ...

Blood Orange enchants Webster Hall

Blood Orange enchants Webster Hall

February 11, 2014


Filed under Arts

Dev Hynes, better known as Blood Orange, has had his ups and downs in the past few years, but the audience at his sold-out Webster Hall show on Feb. 6 would never have known. Hynes delivered a positive, inspired and dynamic set with the rest of his Blood Orange crew and some guests. R&B singer ...