jueves, 31 de diciembre de 2015

martes, 29 de diciembre de 2015

Americana Music Association 2015

Album of the Year: 
Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone, Lucinda Williams, Produced by Lucinda Williams, Tom Overby and Greg Leisz

Artist of the Year: 
Sturgill Simpson

Duo Group of the Year: 
The Mavericks

Song of the Year: 
"Turtles All The Way Down" Written by Sturgill Simpson

Emerging Artist of the Year: 
Shakey Graves

Instrumentalist of the Year: 
John Leventhal

Spirit of Americana/Free Speech in Music Award co-presented by the Americana Music Association and the First Amendment Center: 
Buffy Sainte-Marie

Lifetime Achievement Award, Trailblazer: 
Don Henley

The Lifetime Achievement Award, Songwriting: 
Gillian Welch & David Rawlings

Lifetime Achievement Award, Instrumentalist: 
Ricky Skaggs

Lifetime Achievement Award, Performance: 
Los Lobos

President's Award: 
BB King

domingo, 27 de diciembre de 2015

MTV Video Music Awards 2015

Vídeo del año
Mejor Colaboración
Taylor Swift feat. Kendrick Lamar, “Bad Blood”

Mejor video con mensaje social
Big Sean, “One Man Can Change the World”

Mejor video de Hip-Hop 
Nicki Minaj, “Anaconda”

Mejor video de Rock 
Fall Out Boy, “Uma Thurman”

Mejor video femenino
Mejor video de Pop 
Taylor Swift, “Blank Space”

Mejor video masculino
Uptown Funk — Mark Ronson con Bruno Mars

Artist to Watch
Fetty Wap, “Trap Queen”

Mejor dirección de arte
Snoop Dogg, “So Many Pros” (Jason Fijal, art dir.)

Mejor Coreografía
OK Go, “I Won’t Let You Down” (OK Go, air:man, Mori Harano, choreographers)

Mejor cinematografía
Flying Lotus feat. Kendrick Lamar, “Never Catch Me” (Larkin Seiple, DP)

Mejor dirección
Kendrick Lamar, “Alright” (Colin Tilley & The Little Homies, dir.)

Mejor edición
Beyonce, “7/11? (Beyoncé, Ed Burke, Jonathan Wing, editors)

Mejores efectos visuales
Skrillex & Diplo feat. Justin Bieber, “Where Are U Now” (Brewer, vfx)

Journalists Association Jazz Awards 2015

Lifetime Achievement in Jazz:
Randy Weston

Musician of the Year:
Jason Moran

Up and Coming Artist of the Year:
Cecile McLorin Salvant

Composer of the Year:
Wadada Leo Smith

Arranger of the Year:
Maria Schneider

Record of the Year:
The Art of Conversation (Impulse!)
Kenny Barron and Dave Holland

Historical Record of the Year:
Miles at the Fillmore  (Columbia-Legacy)
Miles Davis Bootleg Series Vol. 3

Record Label/Platform of the Year:
Motéma Music

Male Singer of the Year:
Gregory Porter

Female Singer of the Year:
Cecile McLorin Salvant

Large Ensemble of the Year:
Arturo O'Farrill Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra

Midsize Ensemble of the Year:
Wayne Shorter Quartet

Trio or Duo of the Year:
Kenny Barron and Dave Holland

Trumpeter of the Year:
Ambrose Akinmusire

Trombonist of the Year:
Steve Turre

Multi-reeds Player of the Year:
Anat Cohen

Alto Saxophonist of the Year:
Miguel Zenon

Tenor Saxophonist of the Year:
Chris Potter

Baritone Saxophonist of the Year:
Gary Smulyan

Soprano Saxophonist of the Year:
Jane Ira Bloom

Flutist of the Year:
Nicole Mitchell

Clarinetist of the Year:
Anat Cohen

Guitarist of the Year:
Mary Halvorson

Pianist of the Year:
Kenny Barron

Keyboards player of the Year:
Chick Corea

Bassist of the Year:
Christian McBride

Violinist/Violist/Cellist of the Year:
Regina Carter

Percussionist of the Year:
Pedrito Martinez

Mallets Instrumentalist of the Year:
Warren Wolf

Traps Drummer of the Year:
Brian Blade

Player of Instruments Rare in Jazz of the Year:
Edmar Castaneda, harp

Jazz Publication of the Year

Jazz Website of the Year
All About Jazz

Jazz Blog of the Year
Marc Myers Jazz Wax

Book of the Year
Herbie Hancock: Possibilities (Viking) by Herbie Hancock  with Lisa Dickey

sábado, 26 de diciembre de 2015

CMA Awards 2015

Luke Bryan

Girl Crush, Little Big Town

SONG (award goes to songwriters)
Girl Crush (Liz Rose, Lori McKenna and Hillary Lindsey)

Chris Stapleton

Miranda Lambert

Little Big Town

Florida Georgia Line

Chris Stapleton

Traveller, Chris Stapleton

Raise 'Em Up, Keith Urban featuring Eric Church

Mac McAnally, guitar

Girl in a Country Song, Maddie & Tae

The 36th Blues Music Award 2015

B.B. King Entertainer
Bobby Rush

Elvin Bishop Band

Can’t Even Do Wrong Right – Elvin Bishop

Contemporary Blues Album
BluesAmericana – Keb’ Mo’

Soul Blues Album
Memphis Grease – John Németh

Soul Blues Male Artist
Bobby Rush

Soul Blues Female Artist
Sista Monica

Best New Artist Album
Don’t Call No Ambulance – Selwyn Birchwood

Deanna Bogart

Acoustic Album
Timeless – John Hammond

Acoustic Artist
John Hammond

Traditional Blues Album
For Pops (A Tribute to Muddy Waters) – Mud Morganfield & Kim Wilson

Lisa Mann

Soul & Swagger: The Complete “5” Royales 1951-1967 – The “5” Royales (Rock Beat)

“Can’t Even Do Wrong Right” written and performed by Elvin Bishop

Pinetop Perkins Piano Player
Marcia Ball

Charlie Musselwhite

Joe Bonamassa

Jimi Bott

Contemporary Blues Female Artist
Janiva Magness

Traditional Blues Male Artist
Lurrie Bell

Koko Taylor Award
Ruthie Foster

Contemporary Blues Male Artist
Gary Clark Jr.

Rock Blues Album
Step Back – Johnny Winter

OSCAR 2015

Cancion original
Glory - Selma

Gran Hotel Budapest
Alexandre Desplat

viernes, 25 de diciembre de 2015

57th Grammy Awards 2015

Album of the Year
Best Rock Album
Beck, Morning Phase

Best New Artist
Sam Smith

Best R&B Performance
"Drunk In Love," Beyoncé ft. Jay Z

Best Pop Solo Performance
"Happy," Pharrell Williams

Best Country Album
Platinum, Miranda Lambert

Best Pop Vocal Album
In the Lonely Hour, Sam Smith

Record of the Year
"Stay With Me (Darkchild Version)," Sam Smith

Song of the Year
"Stay With Me (Darkchild Version)," Sam Smith

Best Rap Album
The Marshall Mathers LP2, Eminem

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
"Say Something," A Great Big World ft. Christina Aguilera

Best Rap Performance
"i," Kendrick Lamar

Best Alternative Music Album
St. Vincent, St. Vincent

Best Rock Song
"Ain't It Fun," Paramore

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
"The Monster," Eminem ft. Rihanna

Best Rap Song
"i," Kendrick Lamar

Best Country Song
"I'm Not Gonna Miss You," Glen Campbell

Best Country Duo/Group Performance
"Gentle On My Mind," The Band Perry

Best Country Solo Performance
"Something In the Water," Carrie Underwood

Best Urban Contemporary Album
G I R L, Pharrell Williams

Best Dance/Electronic Album
Syro, Aphex Twin

Best Dance Recording
"Rather Be," Clean Bandit ft. Jess Glynne

Best Latin Pop Album
Tangos, Ruben Blades

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media

Best Music Video
"Happy," Pharrell Williams

Best Music Film
20 Feet From Stardom, Darlene Love, Merry Clayton, Lisa Fischer & Judith Hill

Best Reggae Album
Fly Rasta, Ziggy Marley

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
Cheek to Cheek, Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett

Best Americana Album
The River & The Thread, Rosanne Cash

Best Spoken Word Album
Diary of a Mad Diva, Joan Rivers

Best Gospel Album
Help, Erica Campbell

Best Rock Performance
"Lazaretto," Jack White

Best Metal Performance
"The Last In Line," Tenacious D

Best R&B Song
"Drunk In Love," Beyonce ft. Jay Z

Best R&B Album
Love, Marriage & Divorce, Toni Braxton & Babyface

jueves, 24 de diciembre de 2015

sábado, 19 de diciembre de 2015

Nueva foto de Robert Johnson

Hallazgo histórico. Esta es la tercera fotografía existente del mítico bluesman Robert Johnson. La experta en reconocimiento facial Lois Gibson ha certificado la autenticidad del retrato, que muestra a Johnson junto a su esposa, la casera de ambos y el hijo de ésta.

Las dos fotogranfias ya existentes son:

Y aqui el sello conmemorativo: