VOCES8 coming to Freiburg – Interview with Paul Smith

Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 08:10
by Nina Ruckhaber, Vocal Co-Blogger VOCES8‘s upcoming show in Freiburg, the “Capital of the Black Forest” (and place of Acappellazone‘s/Vocal Blog‘s headquarters) gave me the opportunity to interview...

Kicking the CAN

Monday, June 22, 2015 - 15:57
In a fit of nostalgia, I went to the CAN archive and opened up one from before CASA's official start date. Below are the the posts from the CLASSIFIEDS section (phone numbers removed, just in case)...

New BHS website launched!

Friday, June 12, 2015 - 11:54
Barbershop.org gets a facelift and tech boost: Cleaner, faster design Mobile optimized Integrated search across site, blog Consolidates many sub-sites for easier browsing We think you’ll like the...

Barbershopper Tom Shillue to host FOX’s Red Eye

Friday, June 5, 2015 - 12:45
Comedian. Barbershopper. Ragtime Gal.  Now Tom Shillue can add Late Night Host to his already terrific resume. He takes over as the host of Fox’s late-night comedic talk show Red Eye. The program’s...

Front row seats? Psh… SO last year.

Friday, June 5, 2015 - 11:31
Sit in the REAL best seat in the house! Most Barbershoppers think they can score contests as well as the judges. Now you can prove it – from the vantage point of the judging area itself! Harmony...

COMING SOON: New BHS and Harmony Marketplace web sites!

Friday, June 5, 2015 - 10:41
New web sites to debut! Life is growth and change, and we think you’ll see plenty of both in Barbershop Harmony Society new sites deploying next week. Our flagship site www.barbershop.org sports a...

CURMUDGUCATION: Stop “Defending” Music

Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 09:25
A pure defense: “Beauty is its own excuse for being.” Music does not need to make excuses for itself, as if it had no intrinsic worth. It does not have to dress itself up in test-taking robes or...

CD Review: The University of Rochester Midnight Ramblers Deja Blue

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 05:00
As the album title suggests, the album offers up a healthy dose of nostalgia, featuring Queen classic “Somebody To Love,” a cross-generational mashup called “Stayin’ Hot,” plus a trip back to the...

Video of the Week, 5.29.15

Friday, May 29, 2015 - 23:58

Diamond Platnumz – Nana ft. Flavour

Friday, May 29, 2015 - 16:22
  Tanzanian superstar Diamond Platnumz teams up with Flavour on this new cut titled – Nana. Flavour has recorded new music with Diamond Platnumz. The Nigerian Highlife singer teams up with the...