• Viv Richards releases 'Smokin Joe' song

    Cricket great Viv Richards has released a single with the drummer of Australian band INXS Jon Farriss, with "Smokin' Joe" featuring his deep tones that have been likened to Barry White. The tune was "a fun soul-infused song" which British television personality and cricket fan Piers Morgan tweeted…

    AFP
  • Spotify's Top 10 most streamed tracks

    The following list represents the most streamed 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
  • Kris Kristofferson, Lady Antebellum, Jason Isbell Team for 'Skyville Live'

    Kris Kristofferson, Lady Antebellum and Jason Isbell are set to perform April 7th on the next edition of Skyville Live, which will stream exclusively online at SkyvilleLive.com. The innovative concert series debuted in January with a special show featuring Martina McBride, Gladys Knight and British…

    Rolling Stone
  • Film Clip: 'The Wrecking Crew'

    Watch a clip from the documentary "The Wrecking Crew." Photo: Magnolia Pictures

    MarketWatch
  • How One YouTube Star Has Mastered the One-Take Music Video

    Artist, producer, and filmmaker Kurt Hugo Schneider combined his music and filmmaking skills to get "Huge on The Tube" (#HOTT). He crafted an epic one-take Bruno Mars medley starring Max Schneider and Victoria Justice. Eighteen million views and almost 30,000 comments later, Kurt gives a…

    Huffington Post
  • Watch GZA, Tom Morello Bring Hip-Hop Anthem to 'Fallon'

    GZA and Tom Morello hit up The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Tuesday night for the live debut of their one-off collaboration "The Mexican," the Wu-Tang Clan rapper's cover of Babe Ruth's 1972 single (the British rock band, not the New York Yankee). For this rendition of the flamenco-flavored,…

    Rolling Stone
  • Ben & Jerry's Could One Day Sell Weed-Infused Ice Cream

    Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield — better known as the ice cream wizards behind Ben & Jerry's — are open to the idea of a weed-infused flavor. The duo recently sat down with HuffPo Live and revealed that they have had "previous experience with substances" and are big fans of marijuana legalization.…

    Eater
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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 Nation
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Striking Matches: From 'Nashville' Favorites to Debut Album

    Consider yourself forewarned: Early on the morning of March 24, you might be woken up in Nashville by the sound of screaming down Music Row. Striking Matches will be releasing Nothing but the Silence, their debut album, that day, and the duo's Justin Davis tells Billboard that they want to share…

    Billboard
  • 'American Idol': Top 8 Guys Compete for Motown Supremacy

    Aretha Franklin sings and four hopefuls are sent home.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • 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
  • Learn to Grill Steak From Illustrious Rapper Bun B

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

    Eater Houston
  • 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
  • Conductor Rattle coming home to lead Britain's LSO

    One of classical music's biggest names, British conductor Simon Rattle, is going home to lead the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO), he said Tuesday, following news of his departure from the Berlin Philharmonic. The shaggy-haired 60-year-old will become music director at the LSO in September 2017,…

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  • To LeAnn Rimes, Nothing Is Sacred

    We don't deserve this, but then again, we don't deserve a number of things that LeAnn Rimes does to us, so here it is: LeAnn did a cover of "Someone Like You," that beautiful song by the even more beautiful Adele. That's right, LeAnn Rimes did something that made us put her name in the same…

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