• Music boss tops Britain's rich list

    Warner Music owner Len Blavatnik is Britain's richest man with a £13.17bn fortune, but the Queen has dropped out of the top 300 for the first time, according to the Sunday Times.

    BBC News
  • Five Questions with The Avett Brothers at MerleFest

    WILKESBORO, N.C. -- The Avett Brothers, Concord, North Carolina's favorite musical sons, hit the stage at MerleFest tonight. Members of the folk rock band are no strangers to the Americana festival that has helped kick off the outdoor music season for 28 years -- or to its founder, the legendary…

    Huffington Post
  • Blur returns with inspiration from Asia

    The epitome of the British sound two decades ago, Blur has made an unexpected return not with new takes on England but with inspiration from Asia. Blur -- who, along with arch-enemies Oasis, formed the vanguard of the 1990s Britpop scene -- on Monday releases its first album in 12 years, "The Magic…

    AFP
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    Miley Answers Your Questions

    Music video by Miley Cyrus performing Miley Answers Your Questions. (C) 2013 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

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  • Americana band Delta Rae have 4 vocalists and an enormous sound

    Delta Rae's sophomore album comes with a heavy dose of fear. After the group's smash single "Bottom of the River" took off in 2011, Delta Rae's pop anthems have taken on a sharper edge. "I wonder if it's too subtle," Ian Hölljes, one member of the six-person band, told me of starting the album with…

    Vox.com
  • Keith Urban, Jimmy Cliff headline opening day of Jazz Fest

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Friday's opening day of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival highlighted a worldwide spectrum of musical influences, from the alternative Chicago-based rock band Wilco to Irish singer-guitarist Hozier and the Jamaican and reggae stylings of singer Jimmy Cliff.

    Associated Press
  • Billy Joel Closing Out Nassau Coliseum Before Major Renovations

    Billy Joel will give the legendary Nassau Coliseum its temporary curtain call on August 4th, playing the final concert at the Uniondale, New York arena, according to the singer-songwriter’s website.

    Yahoo Music
  • BoDeans 'Roll With the Punches' on 'I Can't Stop'

    BoDeans' frontman Kurt Neumann has spent the last 25 minutes talking about the ups and downs of his band over its 32-year career. At this point, he's the band's only original member, but that hasn't slowed him down. BoDeans just released their 12th studio effort, appropriately titled I Can't Stop,…

    Live Nation
  • Black Keys Frontman Has 'Fighting' New Project

    The Black Keys have plenty of hits under their belt, but frontman Dan Auerbach is hoping for a different kind of knock-out with an upcoming new solo project.

    Live Nation
  • 10 of the Youngest Grammy Winners Ever

    These artists were all under 20 years old when they won their first Grammy.

    The Cheat Sheet
  • Betty Who Knows Exactly 'Who' She Is

    "I'm not Britney Spears circa 2001 — no part of me wants to take off all my clothes at the VMAs. I think that makes me kind of a wholesome role model."

    Live Nation
  • New Guitar Hero's First Songs Revealed

    These are the first ten tracks confirmed for Activision's upcoming music game.

    GameSpot
  • Lance Bass Claims Harry Styles Has Been Ready to Leave One Direction 'for Many Months'

    Lance Bass is making some pretty bold claims about One Direction. During a recent appearance on The Meredith Vieira Show, the 35-year-old boy band veteran said that Harry Styles has been ready to leave the British boy band for months, and in fact, was about to leave before Zayn Malik made the…

    ETonline
  • The Who, Ryan Adams, John Legend Wrap Jazz Fest Day 2

    "The Gods of Rock wouldn't let it rain on The Who," shouted a voice in the crowd fleeing an afternoon storm at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. And They didn't -- the sun broke through by late afternoon, and The Who had the chance to sing "Talkin' Bout My Generation" to their generation.…

    Huffington Post
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    Your Love Is King (Live)

    Music video by Sade performing Your Love Is King (Live). (C) 1993 Sony Music Entertainment UK Limited

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  • Revenge Goes Pink, The Goldbergs Find 'Somebody to Love' and More TV Tunes

    Just like a breath needs the air, we’re betting you need an all new TVLine Mixtape! What follows is an array of songs recently featured on your favorite shows, including artist and album information in case you want to add them to your personal collection. Spoilers abound, and we chose…

    TVLine.com
  • Dan Auerbach Talks 'Extra Weird' New Solo Album

    “I just finished up,” says Dan Auerbach, on the phone from California, where he’s playing his new solo album for Nonesuch Records. The Black Keys frontman will release the album in late summer.

    Yahoo Music