• 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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  • 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
  • Stream Kaiser Chiefs on Yahoo Live Again!

    Tune in April 25th to watch Kaiser Chiefs perform LIVE on Yahoo Screen! #YahooLive. After more than 10 years, four albums, platinum record sales, a volley of top ten singles and 3 Brit Awards, it would have been simple for Kaiser Chiefs to sit back and coast a while, to enjoy the warm glow of being…

    Yahoo Music
  • 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…

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  • Guitar Hero Live reveals 10 songs in its library, promises hundreds at launch

    Guitar Hero Live, the full-motion video reboot of Activision's music franchise coming from FreeStyleGames, revealed 10 songs from its catalog yesterday. The image below, from Guitar Hero's Facebook page, lists them.

    Polygon
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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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  • As electronica booms, DJs seek voice beyond machines

    Electronic music has enjoyed soaring growth in recent years, but to detractors the genre consists of little beyond crowd-pleasing DJs clicking play on their computers. Richie Hawtin, a leading force in techno music, on his latest tour has gone not only to clubs but to college campuses where he…

    AFP
  • 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.

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  • 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
  • PSA: One Week Left to Export Green Day Music to Your Rock Band Library

    Act fast if you want the Green Day game's music in your main library.

    GameSpot
  • 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
  • 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.…

    Huffington Post
  • 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
  • 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…

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  • New Guitar Hero's First Songs Revealed

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

    GameSpot
  • Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande Win Big at Radio Disney Music Awards

    Upstart performer Becky G also nabbed two prizes at the ceremony, airing Sunday, April 26, on the Disney Channel.

    The Hollywood Reporter