The 2017 instrument of the year is the oboe. Most people think of it as a classical instrument – but it's also brightened up a lot of pop songs. We present the ten best tracks that feature an oboe.
American bluesy rock musician Gregg Allman has passed away at 69, according to his website and the magazine "Billboard." The Allman Brothers, including his late sibling Duane, rose to musical fame in the 1970s.
People's taste in music speaks volumes about who they are, so what do political parties' telephone tunes say? DW's Jefferson Chase called the headquarters of Germany's major parties to find out.
He'd been considered for the Nobel Prize for some 20 years already. Now, when no one expected him to win, the cult songwriter was awarded the world's highest literary accolade. Here's a look back at Bob Dylan's career.
KINO round-up of the favorites for this year’s German Film Prize. Fatih Akin’s Golden Globe winner "In the Fade" is the early frontrunner. But which movies could challenge it?
It is a story of love, loss, and self-deception involving a woman who claims to be Anastasia, daughter of Czar Nicolas II of Russia. In his latest graphic novel, Simon Schwartz again takes on a historical figure.
Hamburg band Kraus reviews 25 years of recent German history in a 33-minute song. It's called "Deine Kinder," or "Your Children" and it's been turned into a short film that played at this year's Berlinale.
Before his death at the age of 31, Keith Haring had made a name for himself in New York's pop scene for his use of seemingly simplistic drawings and biting political statements. His work is on display in Vienna.
Computer games are a matter of life and death — and everything in between. Every year thousands of new games compete for players' attention, but only a select few have really changed the gaming landscape over the years.
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