• Andrew McMahon Honors Wife And Baby In Sweet New Music Video

    This music video might be one of the only mainstream rock projects to feature a diaper change and baby carrier.Singer-songwriter Andrew McMahon rose to fame in the early 2000s as the lead vocalist and instrumentalist for popular rock bands Jack's Mannequin and Something Corporate. This year, after…

    Huffington Post
  • Conductor Rattle coming home to lead Britain's LSO

    One of classical music's biggest names, British conductor Simon Rattle, is going home to lead the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO), he said Tuesday, following news of his departure from the Berlin Philharmonic. The shaggy-haired 60-year-old will become music director at the LSO in September 2017,…

    AFP
  • Off topic: Spock on the money, underwear by the numbers, music evolution, Will Smith’s career

    In Canada, “spocking fives” in honor of Leonard Nimoy. In case you wanted to know, boxer briefs now make up 40 percent of U.S. men’s underwear sales. Did the Beatles start

    San Jose Mercury News
  • Photo Release -- Devon Allman Presents Friday Night Blues in Ameristar's Bottleneck Blues Bar

    ST. LOUIS -- Join us 9:30 p.m. Friday, April 3, as Ruf Recording artist, Devon Allman officially comes home to "his house," the Bottleneck Blues Bar (BBB) at Ameristar Casino Resort Spa St. Charles, ...

    GlobeNewswire
  • Wanna Hear New Wu-Tang? You'll Have to Wait 88 Years

    Last spring it was reported that the Staten Island group had been working on a secret album for years. There is apparently only one copy, and it’s being kept in a Moroccan vault until it’s auctioned off to the highest bidder. But now it’s officially at auction on a site called Paddle 8, and it…

    Live Nation
  • The big streaming showdown – Beats vs. Spotify

    How does Apple’s effort stack up against the most popular music service around?

    Fortune
  • 'The Sound of Music' Turns 50!

    The hills are still alive with The Sound of Music, 50 years later. Monday marks the official day The Sound of Music was released in 1965, and the heartwarming tale about the Von Trapp family singers still never gets old. It's one of the most beloved classics with Julie Andrews playing the role of…

    ETonline
  • The Sandy Hut Closes, Changes Owners

    Don't worry, potential new owners have plenty of dive bar experience.

    Eater Portland
  • Britney Spears’ Hair Extenstions Fall Out During Vegas Show

    Britney Spears lost some hair extension last week. During her Britney Spears: Piece of Me show in Las Vegas on February 27th, Spears lost some hair extensions. Spears was in the middle of her song “Do Something” when her hair extensions hit the floor. It looks like Spears was doing a lot of dancing…

    Wochit
  • Beck's Grammy-winning Morning Phase is on sale for only a buck on Google Play

    If you haven't heard it yet (and I highly recommend you do), Google Play is by far the best place to go get it: right now, Google's music store is holding a sale, and the album will only cost you a scant 99 cents. Google's also offering Drake's 2010 release Thank Me Later and Daft Punk's 2001 album…

    The Verge
  • Kanye West releases his next single, All Day

    After performing his next single, "All Day," at the BRIT Awards last week, Kanye West has premiered the single on Hot 97. This is Kanye's third single off his upcoming album, So Help Me God, following "Only One" and "Wolves," featuring Sia and Vic Mensa. An early cut of "All Day" leaked last…

    The Verge
  • Dr. John Captures the Spirit of Satch at Louis Armstrong Tribute Show

    Near the end of his February 27th show at New York's Town Hall, singer-pianist Mac Rebennack – the New Orleans R&B medicine man also known as Dr. John – opened what was obviously a slow, dark ballad with an extended run on his piano: robust flourishes of anguish in the middle...

    Rolling Stone
  • Music Monday (3/2): This Week's New Albums + Videos

    Our guide to this week's album releases also features the week's top new music videos from artists like Best Coast, Bob Dylan, and Action Bronson, plus brand new streaming music from the likes of Built to Spill, M83, Faith No More, Matthew E. White, and more. Read and Post Comments | Get the full…

    Metacritic
  • Radio Disney Music Awards 2015: Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, One Direction Among Nominees

    The awards show will take place at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on April 25.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Metallica to Reissue Early Cassette on Record Store Day

    Metallica will begin re-releasing its catalog in summer 2015, with expanded CD and LP editions in the queue. It all begin Record Store Day -- April 18 -- when the band re-releases its early cassette demo "No Life ’Til Leather."

    Billboard
  • YouTube Music Awards Honor Your Favorite Artists -- Internet Stars Included

    The platform that launched the careers of singers like Justin Bieber and Austin Mahone is now contributing to the music world with its own awards event.On March 23, the 2015 YouTube Music Awards will highlight 50 artists who use their videos to engage with fans and share their music. The artists…

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  • Madonna plans global tour for new album

    Madonna on Monday announced concerts across North America and Europe to support her new album, her first extensive shows since a high-grossing and controversy-filled global tour in 2012. The pop superstar will start a 35-date tour to accompany her "Rebel Heart" album on August 29 in Miami, with…

    AFP
  • Depeche Mode Founder Martin Gore Preps New Instrumental LP

    Depeche Mode founder Martin Gore will release MG, a solo LP of 16 electronic instrumentals, on April 28th via Mute. Gore began work on the album following the March 2013 conclusion of Depeche Mode's Delta Machine tour, writing and producing the material at his home studio in Santa Barbara,…

    Rolling Stone