Tag: Grammys

Friday, February 6, 2015-Echoes Program 1505E

Echoes at the Grammys. We survey the Echoes artists who are up for Grammy Awards including St. Vincent, Beck, Aphex Twin and Anoushka Shankar. We’ll hear the Echoes artists and John Diliberto will make his Grammy picks and predictions. Friday February 6th Echoes Program 1505E Start Time Group Name Song Name Album Name First Half…

Picking the New Age Grammy 2015 & More

The New Age Grammy category is always the hardest to figure out. Every year there are obvious choices I think should win. Yet last year, in what had been one of the best collection of nominees in a while with Brian Eno, Kitaro, R. Carlos Nakai and Peter Kater, an unknown and relatively unheard nominee, Laura…

Echoes in the Grammy Awards

Grammy Award Nominees Announced with Several Echoes Artists NominatedCongratulations to Echoes Artists Who Are Nominated for Grammys Several Echoes artist got nominated for Grammys from across the spectrum of categories including Best Alternative Album,. Best Dance/Electronic album, Best Pop Vocal album and more. The New Age category got it as close to right as they’ve…

Grammys Change Pop Instrumental Category.

The Grammy Awards have announced what could be a significant change in the Pop Instrumental Album Category.  They’ve reconstituted it as the  Contemporary Instrumental Album.  The ramifications could be interesting since “contemporary instrumental” is a much more generic designation that could bring in all kinds of music that isn’t rock, pop, jazz or folk, potentially…