• Lady Antebellum Preview Soaring 'Wheels Up' Tour

    The big inspiration for Lady Antebellum's upcoming Wheels Up Tour? A certain British rock band with a penchant for lasers. "We refer to Coldplay a lot," said Hillary Scott, talking to reporters after the trio gave a short preview of what their show will sound like (big hits) and look like...

    Rolling Stone
  • Refused is making a new album 17 years after The Shape of Punk to Come

    Refused’s The Shape of Punk to Come is one of the most blistering, original, and important records in the history of hardcore music, sounding like a manifesto for the future of a stale genre upon its release in 1998. Except, well, Refused broke up almost immediately after it came out, meaning that…

    The Verge
  • Daily Meditation: Song To The Moon

    We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.Today's meditation features a song from Antonín Dvořák's opera, Rusalka, performed by renowned singer…

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  • Johann Sebastian Bass: blasting baroque onto Austria's pop scene

    VIENNA (Reuters) - Austria's music scene boasts heritage and variety - from Mozart to last year's Eurovision Song Contest winner, the bearded transvestite singer Conchita Wurst - and Johann Sebastian Bass are adding to the mix with what they call "Electrococo". Electropop, harpsichords and operatic…

    Reuters
  • Syrian bands rock Beirut's alternative music scene

    Syrian rock bands fleeing war are finding safety and new fans in neighbouring Lebanon, where they are revitalising a Westernised scene with their focus on Arabic musical heritage. Dozens of Syrian bands and independent artists have now become mainstays of the Beirut music scene, performing emotive…

    AFP
  • Stone Temple Pilots Rise Again With Linkin Park's Chester Bennington

    AC/DC did it. Van Halen, too. After their initial success, both bands were able to rise from the ashes with a new lead singer, who led them to the biggest commercial triumphs of their careers. It remains to be seen if Stone Temple Pilots can recapture their past glory with their new frotnman,…

    Live Nation
  • Motorhead Explains Pulling Out of Brazilian Festival

    Frontman Lemmy Kilmister fell ill hours before band's set.

    Billboard
  • Josh Groban Earns First U.K. No. 1 with 'Stages'

    Wiz Khalifa's “See You Again” (Atlantic) featuring Charlie Puth starts a second week on top of the U.K. singles chart.

    Billboard
  • Sam Smith's 'In the Lonely Hour' Reaches No. 1 in Australia...After a Year

    The double-platinum certified set has spent 36 weeks inside Australia's top ten, but until now has never enjoyed time at the summit.

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    Jay-Z’s Tidal Music Service Has 770,000 Subscribers

    April 27 -- On “BWest Byte, Bloomberg’s Lucas Shaw reports on Tidal’s 770,000 music steaming service subscribers. he speaks on “Bloomberg West.”

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  • Refused Returns! Hear Their New Song, Co-Written By a Taylor Swift Collaborator

    Refused is back, and this time, it’s for real. Three years after a fleeting Coachella reunion and 17 years since the release of their career-defining album 'The Shape of Punk to Come,' the Swedish punks have reformed, with plans for a new studio album.

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    5 Things About Country Star Marty Stuart

    Marty on his band's unique name, his talent with flowers & love for Connie.

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  • Jenks has a new song for Drake and his Raptors

    Michael Jenkins is thinking a lot about these playoffs. In the process, he came up with a poem for John Wall and a new song for Drake.

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  • Stream Todd Rundgren on Yahoo Live Again!

    Tune in April 26tth to watch Todd Rundgren perform LIVE on Yahoo Screen! #YahooLive. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Todd Rundgren began playing guitar as a teenager, going on to front The Nazz, the quintessential 60s psychedelic pop group.

    Yahoo Music
  • 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
  • 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.…

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  • TLC's T-Boz Hosts Charity Concert To Raise Money for Sickle Cell Anemia

    Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins hosted a charity concert at the Grammy Museum at L.A. Live in downtown Los Angeles last Sunday (April 26) to raise money and awareness for the Sickle Cell Foundation Support Group.

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  • Jack White's Final Acoustic Show Will Be Streamed on Tidal

    Fans who missed Jack White’s short run of U.S. acoustic shows will have a chance to stream the trek's last concert exclusively on Jay Z's new music streaming service Tidal.

    Billboard
  • 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…

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