‘For These I Love’ Units Unhappy Tales to Digital Beats

David Balfe feels guilty. The Irish musician’s debut album “For These I Love”, which he recorded under the same name, had the success most artists only dream of: it received wide critical acclaim and was only beaten at number one in the Irish Justin Bieber album charts. But the record wasn’t made for public release, … Read more

Joel Chadabe, Explorer of Digital Music’s Frontier, Dies at 82

Joel Chadabe, Explorer of Electronic Music’s Frontier, Dies at 82

Joel Avon Chadabe was born in the Bronx on December 12, 1938 and grew up in the Throgs Neck neighborhood. His father Solon was a lawyer. His mother, Sylvia (Cohen) Chadabe, was a housewife. Joel attended the private Bentley School in Manhattan and studied classical piano. His parents hoped he would become a lawyer, but … Read more