• Kendrick Lamar Kicks Fan Off Stage After He Pretends to Know Song

    It’s OK to forget the words at karaoke but live onstage? Next to Kendrick Lamar, the guy who wrote them? That’s just…impressive.

    Live Nation
  • Mariah Carey Joins Match, Debuts 'Infinity' Video on Dating Site

    Mariah Carey has signed up for Match and debuted the music video for her new single "Infinity" on the dating site. The singer's sparkly new video sees her lounging in her luxurious abode, swiping through the selections on the dating app, including potential beaus Tyson Beckford and Empire's Jussie…

    Rolling Stone
  • Trumpeter Blanchard makes powerful statement on new album

    Terence Blanchard, "Breathless" (Blue Note)

    Associated Press
  • Original Songs Set the Stage for Multi-Platiform Competition Between Shows

    There was a time when the craft of writing for television was considered to be several rungs below the art of writing for films, and that applied to composers and songwriters as well as scriptwriters. No more. Top creators are now happy to contribute to TV, especially given today’s wider latitude…

    Variety
  • See Pixies Play 'Planet of Sound,' New Song 'Um Chagga Lagga'

    "Are we serious enough?" Pixies guitarist Joey Santiago asks, midway into the band's chuckle-filled interview with Rolling Stone. "'Are we serious enough?!' We're Pixies!" frontman Black Francis interjects. "We are by definition Pixies in our temperament: a little mischievous, a little playful, a…

    Rolling Stone
  • A contemplation of Cohenites?: Leonard's fans look for a label

    Global fans of Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen are having fun on Facebook trying to come up with a collective name for themselves. The burst of fandom for the 80-year old performer of "Suzanne", "Sisters of Mercy" and "Bird on the Wire" followed a posting noting that Joni Mitchell, another…

    Reuters
  • How Will Apple's Streaming Music Service Compare?

    Music streaming is growing increasingly more popular as more and more people turn to the Internet for entertainment services. With industry leaders like Spotify AG already boasting 12.5 million loyal users ...

    Benzinga
  • Watch Ed Sheeran Cover Iron Maiden, Limp Bizkit and Ty Dolla $ign on 'The Tonight Show'

    Sheeran also noted that after Jay Z and Beyonce came to see his concert at Brooklyn's Barclays Center, the three of them hung out afterward — at a dive bar. And ate pizza, took shots and "jammed some folk."

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • CMT Music Awards: Eric Church, Jake Owen, Sam Hunt Added to Performers Lineup

    Zac Brown Band also joins the second wave of performers set to entertain country fans June 10.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Music Monday (6/1): 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 Jenny Lewis, Tame Impala, and The Weeknd, plus brand new streaming music from the likes of Arthur Russell, Arca, Beirut, Muse, and more. Read and Post Comments | Get the full article at Metacritic

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  • Music Review: Mike + Ruthy Band serve up musical melting pot

    The Mike + Ruthy Band, "Bright As You Can" (Thirty Tigers)

    Associated Press
  • US blues capital Memphis losing its lustre

    It was once the cradle of blues and rock for America and synonymous with the magic of B.B. King. With the death of the legendary blues guitarist King last month, the city has lost of one its last favorite sons. It was in the streets of Memphis, mainly legendary Beale Street, where blues music got…

    AFP Relax News
  • This Is Not a Music Festival; It's an Experience

    There's so much more to music festivals than the music. And we're not talking about the over-priced beer or countless ounces of Purell. We're talking about the bigger picture, the greater experience, what you take with you long after the bands have left and your sunburn has faded. We took a look at…

    Huffington Post
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    Apple takes on Spotify, Pandora with new music streaming service

    FBN’s Jo Ling Kent, Sandra Smith and Hedgeye Risk Management CEO Keith McCullough discuss Apple’s new music streaming service.

    Fox Business Videos
  • Why 'Rock Band 4' got the gang back together

    Walking onto the roof of the Shangri La Hotel in Santa Monica, California, I was nervous and curious to see Rock Band 4. After all it had been five years since Rock Band 3. Would it still feel good? Is ...

    Engadget
  • TodayTix Brings Its Last-Minute Ticketing Service To London’s West End

    We’ve written about how TodayTix has been working to help the theater industry adapt to the world of on-demand, mobile-centric commerce — today it’s crossing the Atlantic, to London’s West End.The New York City-based startup launched its mobile app at the end of 2013 and says it’s now selling an…

    TechCrunch