Kelly Clarkson is having an amazing year. She’s happily married; a new mom to daughter River Rose; and her seventh album, Piece by Piece, is dropping March 3. Unfortunately, some people in social media are trying to rain on her parade: Earlier this week, Clarkson released the song “Run Run Run” off her upcoming set. The track, which features John Legend, is actually a cover of a song by Tokio Hotel.
Last year, Big Head Todd & the Monsters released their 14th album, Black Beehive. The album, named for the title track inspired by the late Amy Winehouse, received a four-star rating from the All Music Guide, the band's highest since their 1993 breakthrough album Sister Sweetly. Unfortunately for fans of Big Head Todd, it may very well be the band's final album.
"I don't want to go into this intellectual realm where it goes right over people's heads. So I've got to keep that fun element there. So I'm mixing in the cake still, but I'm not doing it as much."
U2 fans around the world are shaking their heads today after it was reported that the iconic Joshua tree made famous from their fifth album had been deliberately damaged.
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 all about blowing up genres and incorporating the sounds and musical elements that excite them.
Wednesday marks the 2015 BRIT Awards, and it wouldn’t be an awards show if Kanye West wasn’t involved in some sort of controversy. But this time it seems that Yeezy is saving the day!
Rick Springfield is a man of many artistic hats, having achieved pop culture fame as both an ‘80s hitmaker and a soap opera star (as well as accomplished actor in other theatrical and film projects). However, no matter how many notches he has raked up on his resume, the ultimate Springfield touchstone will always be his 1981 chart-topping smash “Jessie’s Girl,” one of the decade’s most defining anthems of unrequited love.
"I know there are so many people that feel the way I feel and turn to this music because there's community here. And if we can help them get through the day or help them make sense of their lives, then we've done our job."
On the surface, Steve Aoki has been pegged the longhaired, wild and crazy EDM DJ/producer who throws cakes into the audience during his concerts. There's some truth to these accounts, but they only reflect the more lighthearted aspect of his personality.
Yoko Ono is no stranger to criticism, but now the eighty-two-year-old entertainer is taking a stand against all the haters. Last week in honor of her birthday, the singer released two new songs, reminding people that she’s still out there making music and performing. Well, artists and critics go hand in hand so yesterday Yoko posted an open letter to those who’ve knocked her on her website, Imagine Peace.
There was no shortage of incredible moments at the 87th annual Academy Awards Sunday night. But the winner for most social media love was of course, the mother monster herself, Lady Gaga.
"How exciting it is to be able to still be getting to make music, because it's a slippery slope even to get going, let alone to have a career," Rossdale notes. "We're blown away by that. The 20 years is a real surprise, because no one ever feels you'll be aware of that amount of time in your life. But there it goes — there it went."
You’ll find hip-hop (G-Eazy), punk (Silverstein), roots-rock (Dave and Phil Alvin), ska (Less Than Jake), New Orleans soul (Galactic)… and even “jam-tronica.” What’s that? Let’s find out!
Happy 50th birthday to Dr. Dre! Apparently it wasn’t enough for the straight-outta-Compton rapper to top the Forbes highest-paid musicians list recently, or simply just be recognized as one of the most influential players in the rap game. This week he did what all the cool kids in music are doing. He graced the cover of Rolling Stone…no wait; it was the cover of AARP!
Some might say that Greensky Bluegrass is a bluegrass band for those who don't typically like the genre (and for those that do, too). The five-piece band, based in the unlikely locale of Kalamazoo, Mich., prides its on breaking rules and forging its own path.
Foo Fighters fans in New Zealand were disappointed Thursday when the band was unable to perform at a charity fundraising concert in Auckland. The Frontier Touring Company shared the news late Wednesday night in a post on Facebook, explaining “A truck carrying essential band equipment was involved in a serious accident.”
In the past few weeks, the members of Blink-182 have gone head to head over social media making fans wonder if there would ever be new Blink music again. Now thanks to founding member Tom DeLonge, fans are asking less about the band’s relationship status, and more about the guitarist’s mental stability.
Here's your party playlist for the 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Yahoo Live stream on Thursday, Feb. 19, composed entirely of actually decent singles by actually musically talented 'Drag Race' alumni.
The Canadian DJ known as Datsik may be best known for dubstep, but lately the artists born Troy Beetles has been taking it old school by going back to one of his first musical loves -- hip-hop.
Pharrell Williams certainly wears many hats. Singer, songwriter, producer, fashion designer...and now, he can soon add "children’s book author" to the list. On Tuesday, the world learned that Pharrell has signed an agreement to release four picture books, the first of which will be inspired by his mega hit, “Happy