About ‘The World’

In the midst of everything else, there’s some amazing music being made these days. This great music inspires us to to dream, to daydream, to love, to heal, to hope and enjoy life. We created this platform to feature incredible artists whose gifts to us make our world more beautiful. We hope that you’ll enjoy listening. The Big Beautiful World Crew.

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Leonard Cohen, legendary singer-songwriter, dies aged 82

Leonard Cohen, the legendary singer-songwriter whose work inspired generations, has died at the age of 82. A post to his official Facebook page on Thursday 10 November announced the musician’s passing in Los Angeles. “It is with profound sorrow we report that legendary poet, songwriter and artist, Leonard Cohen has passed away. We have lost one of music’s most revered and prolific visionaries,” the post said. Read More

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Billboard: Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness Premieres ‘Fire Escape’ Video, Promises ‘Experimentation’ on Sophomore Album

Andrew McMahon wants you to expect the unexpected on his sophomore album as Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness. The California-based musician has changed course throughout his career with Something Corporate, Jack’s Mannequin, and now Wilderness, and the upcoming album will continue that trend with a “dynamic” new sound filled with “experimentation.” Read More Source: Billboard.com

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Courtney Barnett Rocks SNL Season Finale

Courtney Barnett’s debut performance on the season finale of Saturday Night Live is winning her fans among the general population and media observers as well. Check out her video of Barnett and her band performing “Pedistrian At Best” (above) and “Nobody Really Cares If You Don’t Go to the Party”(below) on the show.

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