Post Tagged with: "music"

by / on October 27, 2013 at 6:34 am / in Arts & Entertainment, Doing Good In The 'Hood, Education/Learning, Music, Patrons of Cool, Performing Arts, The Originals, Videos

An Ode to A Heart of Gold ~ Rock Icon & Crusader: Neil Young

Neil Young making “Le Noise”, Los Angeles, 2010. [Photo: Adam CK Vollick]   Today [November 12, 2011] is rock icon Neil Young‘s 66th birthday.  And if you’re reading this, chances are, […]

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by / on October 1, 2013 at 1:37 pm / in Arts & Entertainment, Education/Learning, Interviews, Music, Patrons of Cool, Performing Arts, The Muses, The Originals, Videos

ARTST TLK: Pharrell Williams & Daniel Lanois in the sonic laboratory

When multi-Grammy winning music producer Pharrell Williams wanted to interview a multi-Grammy winning music producer about the process of sonics, who did he go to? Who else but our own […]

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by / on May 22, 2013 at 12:18 pm / in Arts & Entertainment, Doing Good In The 'Hood, Patrons of Cool, Social Innovations

Kindness Is Cool: Be Kind & WIN Margaret Atwood, Nikki Sixx & Daniel Lanois SWAG!

Hey, it’s our digital magazine’s First Birthday and we wanted to find a meaningful way to celebrate: and what better way than to celebrate YOU.  YOU, the misfits, the crazy ones, […]

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by / on February 6, 2013 at 4:28 pm / in Arts & Entertainment, Interviews, Music, Patrons of Cool, Performing Arts, Photography, The Originals, Uncategorized, Writing/Books

In Which Nikki Sixx Waxes Wise on Lyrics, Love & Legalization

Recently, I sat down with my wise, dear friend, and Different Is Cool “Patron of Cool”, the dark prince of rock, Nikki Sixx. We talked about a lot of things, […]

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by / on January 12, 2013 at 9:13 am / in Arts & Entertainment, Between Heaven and Earth, Music, Patrons of Cool, Performing Arts, The Originals, Uncategorized, Videos

Sonic Soul Treat: Daniel Lanois Live In Session at West 54th

There is a reason U2′s Bono calls Daniel Lanois the best musician he’s ever come across…his unique strumming style, fuzz and masterful whammy experimentation is unsurpassed in popular music. Through […]

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by / on January 10, 2013 at 7:33 am / in Arts & Entertainment, Music, Performing Arts, The Originals, Videos

Video Of The Day: The Piano Guys play One Direction’s ‘What Makes You Beautiful’

Thought you’d never see British pop sensation boy band One Direction on Different Is Cool? [Neither did we]. But, when one of their hit songs “What Makes You Beautiful” is […]

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by / on December 31, 2012 at 2:42 pm / in Arts & Entertainment, Current Events, Dance, Music, Performing Arts, The Originals, Videos

A look back at the most popular music of 2012 from DJEarworm

As we enter into 2013, we take a look back at the most popular music of 2012, via one of our favorite mashup artists, DJ Earworm – with his brilliant, […]

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by / on September 2, 2012 at 8:17 pm / in A Different POV, Arts & Entertainment, Music, Patrons of Cool, Performing Arts, Writing/Books

DisC’s Summer of Music: Nikki Sixx, Dan Lanois & Giveaways, Oh My!

August is a musical month – crickets chirping, waves crashing, ice cubes clinking, children squealing.  The long, hot, sonic days of summer are well and truly upon us and what […]

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by / on July 23, 2012 at 3:14 pm / in Arts & Entertainment, Current Events, Music, Performing Arts, The Originals, Uncategorized

Best of Music 2012: Sonic Sunshine-Jimmy Cliff’s “Rebirth”

What stands to be regarded as one of the best albums of 2012 is reggae legend and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Jimmy Cliff’s groovin’ new album REBIRTH […]

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by / on July 12, 2012 at 4:26 pm / in Ambassadors of Cool, Arts & Entertainment, Film, Music, Painting/Drawing, Patrons of Cool, The Originals, Uncategorized, Videos

Thursday Soul Treat: Andrew Schoultz, Adam Vollick & Daniel Lanois multi-media collab

Former skateboarder turned graffiti artist turned fine artist, Andrew Schoultz painted the entire exterior of Daniel Lanois’ Toronto studio in 7 days with a mural titled “The Winds Are Changin’” […]

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