RNR News and Notes

The Grammy Museum is joining the ranks of museums offering online experiences in the wake of forced closures due to the coronavirus

 

The LA Based museum announced they will be uploading some of their programs and images for online viewing over the next few weeks.  

 

Dubbed the “Public Programs” - the museum is sharing speaking engagements with artists like Billie Eilish and Finneas, Brandi Carlile, Greta Van Fleet, Bob Newhart, and Kool and the Gang.  They are also offering slide shows of its exhibits - including “X: 40 Years of Punk in Los Angeles” and “Take Me Out to the Ballgame: Popular Music and the National Pastime.”

 

You can view the programs HERE

 

In a statement - museum president Michael Sticka said:

 

“The Grammy Museum’s doors may be closed, but our mission isn’t.  This is about our community, nationwide, even globally. It is our privilege to share these never-before-released interviews by beloved artists with you and bring them into your homes. With these programs, we hope that people will find solace and inspiration.”

 

 

 

 

The programs will be released every few days: 

 

March 18th — Scarypoolparty
March 21st — Yola
March 23rd — Bob Newhart
March 25th — Larkin Poe
March 28th — X Ambassadors
March 30th — Brandi Carlile
April 1st — Billie Eilish and Finneas
April 4th — Greta Van Fleet
April 6th — Kool and the Gang