• Pansexual, Agender Hip Hop Star Angel Haze Talks MTV, Injustice And New Music

    A year before Cali-native Kendrick Lamar claimed that he was the king of the Big Apple, a bold Detroit native rapper intrigued the hip-hop community by declaring that they*, in fact, 'ran New York'. Angel Haze, emerging from the mixtape circuit, had started to make a name for themselves with their…

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  • Jay Z relaunches Tidal with music's biggest artists as his co-owners

    At a press conference in New York City this afternoon, Jay Z and a huge group of musical stars took the stage to officially relaunch TIDAL, the streaming music service he recently acquired as part of a $56 million deal. Coldplay, Rihanna, Daft Punk, Alicia Keys, Calvin Harris, Jack White, Madonna,…

    The Verge
  • Curbed National: OK Go's New Furniture Ad is as Trippy as Their Music Videos

    Screenshot via Youtube Alternative rock band OK Go recently lent their talent for quirky over-the-top music videos to a Chinese furniture company, resulting in what may be the most fun and elaborate furniture commercial ever. This 1:46 ad for Red...

    Curbed Detroit
  • Eliane Elias enjoys musical homecoming on new CD

    Eliane Elias, "Made in Brazil" (Concord Jazz)

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  • Nick Jonas to Perform at 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards

    Nick Jonas will perform at the 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards (RDMA), Disney announced Monday.

    The Wrap
  • Eric Church, Kacey Musgraves Lead Willie Nelson's Fourth of July Picnic

    In 1973, just four years after Woodstock, the most iconic American music festival of its kind, country star Willie Nelson hosted his first-ever Fourth of July Picnic in Dripping Springs, Texas, just outside the state's capital city of Austin. In 2015, for the first time in five years, the…

    Rolling Stone
  • Stream Toro y Moi's Fuzzy, Guitar-Driven New LP 'What For?'

    Chaz Bundick has taken another unexpected detour with his fourth album, What For? The 10-track LP, the writer-producer's latest under the Toro y Moi moniker, is full of fuzz-pedal guitars, soulful rhythms and classic rock chord changes — a change of pace from his previous forays into chillwave and…

    Rolling Stone
  • De La Soul is using Kickstarter to make their first album in 11 years

    It's weirdly humbling to see De La Soul — that is, Posdnous, Dave, and Maseo — explain in the simplest terms who they are in a Kickstarter description. The album's estimated delivery?

    The Verge
  • New backward-compatible audio file format can split songs into four tracks

    Native Instruments — best known for its DJ and music production software — is rolling out a new royalty-free audio format that could be a big deal for professional and amateur remixers alike. The format, Stems, can store up to four individual tracks within a single mixed file, which means that…

    The Verge
  • Music Review: Darius Rucker shines on 4th country album

    Darius Rucker, "Southern Style" (Capitol Nashville)

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  • What Sufjan Stevens Does Better Than Any Other 'Christian Music' Star

    In a 2003 episode of South Park, Eric Cartman sets out on a quest to make a platinum record, and decides the easiest route will be to start a Christian band. It’s pretty simple, after all. Just take a bunch of popular songs and copy them, but don’t forget to mention God a few times. Cartman does…

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    Top Shots (Week of March 30, 2015) (7 photos)

    Miss any of the week's most memorable celeb moments like Angelina Jolie's Kids' Choice Awards dates or Josh Gad and Justin Theroux's awkward hug ? Check out Top Shots!

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  • Spotify Can Now Replace Your Game's Music On PlayStation

    It just got a little bit easier to mix Slayer and "Dragon Age."A new Spotify app is launching for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 systems Monday that allows users to listen to albums, singles, custom playlists and everything else the music streaming service already offers on other devices. The move…

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  • Exclusive: Hear Full Devil Jacket's 'Valley of Bones' Album In Its Entirety

    It has been more than a decade since Full Devil Jacket delivered its first self-titled album, but that large gap of time doesn't faze frontman Josh Brown. "I would say it picks up where that record left off, only 15 years later," he says with a laugh about Valley of Bones (out March 31, eOne…

    Billboard
  • Exclusive Song Premiere: Listen to 'Ride,' From Todd Rundgren's 25th Album, 'Global'

    It's prolific year for Todd Rundgren. Already part of Ringo Starr's latest All-Starr Band, with playing and writing credits on the new 'Postcards From Paradise' album, Rundgren will be releasing his 25th solo studio album, 'Global. Billboard has the exclusive premiere of "Rise," one of the set's 12…

    Billboard
  • iHeartRadio Awards 2015: Justin Timberlake Addresses Critics, Says "Their Words Will Fade"

    The second annual awards ceremony took place on Sunday at the Shrine Auditorium.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Jay-Z’s Tidal Enters Crowded Music Streaming Space

    Jay-Z’s Tidal, which offers high resolution tracks and more than 25 million songs, enters the crowded streaming music space. WSJ’s Brian Fitzgerald reports. Photo: Tidal

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