• Noel Gallagher Is Pretty Sure No One Besides Taylor Swift's Parents Thinks She's Talented

    Oasis alum and notoriously opinionated Brit Noel Gallagher dissed Taylor Swift in a recent interview with Rolling Stone, saying he doesn't think anyone besides her parents thinks she's talented

    Us Weekly
  • Pharrell tells jury he didn't copy Gaye music for hit song

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Pharrell Williams told a jury Wednesday that he was trying to evoke the feel of Marvin Gaye's music but did not copy the late singer's work when he crafted the 2013 hit "Blurred Lines."

    Associated Press39 mins ago
  • Spotify's Top 10 most viral tracks

    The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday Feb. 23, to Sunday, March 2, via Facebook, ...

    Associated Press
  • CMA Music Festival 2015 Announces Headliners

    Every summer, the CMA Music Festival takes over the clubs, conference halls and NFL football stadiums of downtown Nashville. It's like country music's own version of South by Southwest, with less BBQ buffets and more pedal steel guitar rigs.  Some of the best moments occur during the off-hours,…

    Rolling Stone
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    11 Musicians Known for Their Politics (11 photos)

    On Saturday, March 7 at 6:30 p.m. PT/9:30 p.m. ET, Yahoo Live will live stream Gang of Four's concert from Irving Plaza in New York City. Tune in HERE to watch! Music has long been used to make a political point. Names like Fela, Victor Jara, Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Bob Dylan, Phil Ochs, and…

    Live Nation42 mins ago
  • Remi's 'Raw X Infinity' Wins the Australian Music Prize

    The 23-year-old hip-hop artist's album Raw X Infinity was declared the winner at a ceremony in Sydney on Wednesday

    Billboard
  • Sleater-Kinney and 2.5 Wave Feminism

    Last night, I saw my first riot grrrl concert when Sleater-Kinney took the stage in Pittsburgh for the first time in 19 years.The show was sold-out. It was good. My ears hurt. I recognized about half the songs after marathon listening sessions in the prior weeks. I didn't care when I didn't…

    Huffington Post
  • Bjork museum retrospective tests boundaries of music

    In one of its most complex and ambitious exhibitions, the Museum of Modern Art has designed a career retrospective on Bjork that probes the question -- just how does one put music on a wall? The highlight of the two-floor retrospective, which opens to the public Sunday and runs until June 7, is a…

    AFP
  • A Symphony for Cats

    A team of psychologists at the University of Wisconsin created custom music designed to appeal to cats by mixing beats that fall into the same frequency range that cats use to communicate with one another. The songs also have a tempo  similar to the beat that cats purr to. When researchers played…

    The Atlantic
  • Learn to Grill Steak From Illustrious Rapper Bun B

    The Houston rapper displays his grilling prowess at the rodeo cook-off.

    Eater Houston
  • Surprising Song Writers: Famous Artists Who Wrote Songs That Others Turned Into Chart Toppers

    What do The Shirelles' "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?," The Chiffons' "One Fine Day," Little Eva's "Loco-Motion," The Drifters' "Up on the Roof," Neil Sedaka's "Breaking Up is Hard to Do," and Bobby Vee's "Take Good Care of My Baby" all have in common? Many people don't realize that these hit…

    Huffington Post
  • Brian Wilson Tribute Concert Planned for Los Angeles

    Beach Boys singer-songwriter Brian Wilson will be the subject of a tribute concert in Los Angeles at the end of the month in anticipation of his upcoming new solo album, No Pier Pressure. The show – officially titled "Brian Fest: A Night to Celebrate the Music of Brian Wilson" –...

    Rolling Stone
  • Metallica's Lars Ulrich on New Album: 'We Are F--king in It!'

    Metallica may be re-releasing their back catalog and playing a handful of concerts this summer, but those things are not getting in the way of making a new album. drummer Lars Ulrich emphatically tells Rolling Stone "We are effing in it. We've got lots of songs, and we're honing them and tweaking…

    Wochit
  • Artiphon's Instrument 1 crams most of the music store in one gadget

    We first caught up with the folks behind Artiphon at NAMM 2013, and after taking the time to redesign its Instrument 1, the company is hoping to crowdfund the device. For those that may not remember, the ...

    Engadget
  • 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
  • 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
  • David Gilmour Plans New Solo Album for Fall

    Pink Floyd frontman David Gilmour will put out his first solo album in nine years later this year. Although he revealed no other details about the as-yet-untitled LP on his website, he has scheduled a number of tour dates in the U.K. and Europe for this September that will coincide...

    Rolling Stone
  • 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…

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