New World Symphony

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2011

    R.I.P. Alex Steinweiss, inventor of the record cover: Our ten favorite designs

    ​Chances are that unless you're a big record collector, you haven't heard the name Alex Steinweiss until now. Steinweiss died on July 18 in Sarasota, Florida at age 94. A designer for Columbia records, Steinweiss invented the creative album cover in the 1940s. Before then, albums were usually ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2009

    Last night: The Bad Plus at Soiled Dove

    The Bad Plus The Soiled DoveMonday, March 9, 2008Better than: the last time I saw the trio. There's a live recording of Rahsaan Roland Kirk where he talks about how he's going to play two entirely separate songs on two different saxophones. One was Dvorak's New World Symphony and the other was the s ... More >>

  • News

    August 30, 2007

    DIA Conspiracies Take Off

    Conspiracy theorists think something's fishy at Denver International Airport.

  • Culture

    December 24, 1998