• Liam Gallagher Blasts Kanye West's "Utter S--t" Brit Awards Performance

    Liam Gallagher took to Twitter on Wednesday evening, Feb. 25, blasting Kanye West for his "utter s--t" performance at the 2015 Brit Awards -- read his tweets!

    Us Weekly
  • Coming Soon: Ways to Wow

    As cat lovers, we’re always looking for the latest and greatest ways to wow our favorite felines, and we want you to know some of our favorites.

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  • Music industry moves to Friday global album release

    The music industry has announced an agreement to release albums globally on Fridays, ending divergences among regions that have fueled piracy in an age of instant music. Thursday's decision, after nine months of consultation, is expected to go into effect by summer in the Northern Hemisphere, said…

    AFP
  • FCC begins historic net neutrality vote with this incredible funk music

    As we wait for the Federal Communications Commission to begin its historic meeting about net neutrality and the future of the internet, the FCC would like us to enjoy the smooth bass of New York funk and soul music. Over a static image announcing "TODAY'S PROGRAM WILL BEGIN AT 10:30AM," we've now…

    The Verge
  • 'Glory' Leads Oscar Music Sales Surge

    John Legend and Common's Oscar-winning song "Glory" from the film Selma garnered 28,000 downloads to notch its best sales week to date. The spike anchored a massive 184 percent sales gain for all music featured on the 87th Academy Awards for the week ending the day of the awards (February 22nd),…

    Rolling Stone
  • Book review: Kim Gordon is more than just a 'Girl in a Band'

    "Girl in a Band" (Dey Street Books), by Kim Gordon As the front woman for influential indie band Sonic Youth for three decades, Kim Gordon had a ringside seat as experimental music left the grimy ...

    Associated Press
  • Why Did Naya Rivera Announce Her Pregnancy on Big Sean’s Album Release Date?

    It’s very interesting that Naya Rivera announced her pregnancy on the same day her ex-fiancé Big Sean released his new album Dark Sky Paradise .

    Wochit
  • Stream Rick Springfield on Yahoo Live Again!

    Tune in on February 25 to watch Rick Springfield LIVE on Yahoo Screen! #YahooLive. Rick Springfield is an Australian musician, singer-songwriter, actor and author. For the last two years, Springfield has been treating fans to a special ongoing series of intimate solo performances of his vast…

    Yahoo Music
  • Led Zeppelin's discography is now available on most streaming services

    Led Zeppelin has notoriously been protective of the rights to its music and where it can be heard (the occassional Cadillac commercial notwithstanding), so when the entire discography became available on Spotify back in December of 2013, it was a pretty big deal. This week, it appears that…

    The Verge
  • Punch Brothers on Defying Genres, Working With T Bone, and Staying Open to Unexpected Opportunities

    There are numerous bands that defy easy genre classification, choosing instead to draw on several different genres and styles to define their own unique sound. One such band is Punch Brothers. Drawing on elements of bluegrass, jazz, classical, pop and roots music, the Brooklyn-based five-piece is…

    Live Nation
  • Carly Rae Jepsen Announces New Single 'I Really Like You'

    The Canadian pop singer has revealed she's been working on new material, and she's ready to share the goods, starting with the single "I Really Like You."

    Billboard
  • Imagine Dragons oust Drake from Billboard 200 throne

    By Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Alt-rockers Imagine Dragons knocked rapper Drake from the top spot of the weekly U.S. Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday, after a strategically placed commercial with retail store Target during the Grammy Awards drove up exposure. "Smoke + Mirrors," the…

    Reuters
  • You can now store 50,000 songs online with Google Play Music

    Google just made its Play Music service a bit more appealing, even if you don’t use a Google Android phone. You can now upload 50,000 songs to your Google Play Music account at no charge; the previous ...

    Gigaom
  • The record industry will make Friday the standard release day for all albums

    The record industry will adopt Friday as the global album release day, Billboard reports. "[Music fans] want music when it's available on the internet — not when it's ready to be released in their country," International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) head Frances Moore told…

    The Verge
  • Wolf Alice's hotly tipped debut album gets release date

    The buzz-worthy UK band Wolf Alice, which graced many a "ones to watch" list for 2015, has announced its debut album "My Love is Cool" will be out in June. Longlisted for the BBC Music Sound of 2015, the alternative grunge rock band from London debuted in 2013 with the single "Fluffy" and put out…

    AFP Relax News
  • Paris named host city for International Jazz Day 2015

    NEW YORK (AP) — Jazz musicians from around the world will gather this April in Paris for International Jazz Day, an event UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Herbie Hancock hopes will bring an uplifting "positive message" to a city still reeling from last month's terrorist attacks.

    Associated Press
  • Drake Calls out Chris Brown in Concert

    As their public feud escalated once again, rapper Drake changed the lyrics to one of his songs to intentionally diss Chris Brown during a concert in New Zealand.

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  • Little Mix Drops Surprise Music Video And Song

    Little Mix is coming out with another album this year, but Mixers now have an extra-special treat because the band secretly released a music video for their new song, "Dreamin' Together," with a Japanese pop group called Flower!

    Huffington Post
  • Listen to Thom Yorke's Minimalist 'UK Gold' Score Contributions

    Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood wasn't the only band member working on film scores during the band's hiatus. Between Thom Yorke's surprise solo album Tomorrow's Modern Boxes and working on the new Radiohead album, the singer managed to sneak in some minimalist soundscapes to help score the…

    Rolling Stone
  • ‘House of Cards’ Composer Jeff Beal on the Upcoming Season’s Score

    It’s not unusual to see a composer conduct his own music in Hollywood. But it is startling to watch one lead an entire orchestra, and record the result himself without a scoring mixer — in the living room of his own house. Oh, and add to that the fact the show happens to be one... Read more »

    Variety
  • Ed Sheeran wins best British record at top UK music awards

    By Liisa Tuhkanen LONDON (Reuters) - Singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran took home the coveted best album prize at Britain's top music honours on Wednesday for "X" at a star-studded Brit Awards show in London. "I didn't expect it... It's been a very good year for British music", he said. Other winners of…

    Reuters