Yo La Tengo

  • 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…

    Vox.com
  • 'Bob's Burgers' Creator Spills the Show's Secret to Success

    Loren Bouchard talks with THR about why animation and music make such a perfect match.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • 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
  • 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
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    Your Love Is King (Live)

    Music video by Sade performing Your Love Is King (Live). (C) 1993 Sony Music Entertainment UK Limited

    VEVO
  • Faith No More Back With Vigor

    Rock band Faith No More has never been known for its subtlety. Even in quiet, almost introspective moments, there's a layer of darkness and angst that gives way to a razor sharp, if not borderline perverse, sense of humor. So when the band took the stage this week for the first of three sold out…

    Huffington Post
  • Tidal's Woes Echo Those of Beats Music

    Cries declaring Jay Z's Tidal as a "flop" may be premature. Here's why.

    Forbes
  • Sam Hunt Talks New Music: 'The Pressure's On'

    Sam Hunt is taking his time with his sophomore album. The country heartthrob saw huge success with his 2014 debut album Montevallo, opening atop the Billboard Country Albums chart and at No. 3 on the cross-genre Billboard 200. Spurred by the hit singles "Leave the Night On" and "Take Your Time,"…

    ETonline
  • 'Facebook for music' wants to find next big popstar

    The Internet has caused massive upheaval in the music industry. Now a number of services are popping up to help local musicians make it big.

    CNBC
  • Project Music takes first test ride with investors

    Eight startups graduated yesterday from Project Music, the inaugural music-tech accelerator at the Nashville Entrepreneur Center, and the overarching theme of the night was "look how far we've come." "Some people in the music industry didn't know what the EC was a year ago, and now they do," said…

    American City Business Journals
  • Samo Sound Boy reimagines voyeurism for the future

    Sam Griesemer co-owns a record label, but he’s not making any money, and he doesn’t care about the streaming wars. The man was living in the Valley with his wife, working some kind of day job while making "massage parlor"-esque new wave music — something he'd been doing since the '80s.

    The Verge
  • Jeff Lynne on Being Honored by Tom Petty and Joe Walsh: 'I Never Knew If I Was Any Good at All'

    “I probably won’t get the giant head,” Jeff Lynne quips as we walk into a lounge at Capitol Records following the unveiling of his star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame. “I’ll let you know in a week or so.” That Lynne has to be concerned about this is forgivable. He has just spent half an hour…

    Billboard
  • Yelawolf Aiming for Top 10 Debut on Billboard 200 Chart

    Rapper Yelawolf is aiming to debut in the top 10 of next week’s Billboard 200 albums chart with his second studio album, Love Story.

    Billboard
  • Tyler, The Creator's 'Cherry Bomb' Debuts at No. 1

    Tyler, The Creator takes the top album spot on Billboard's R&B/hip-hop albums chart, with Young Thug making his album chart debut and Percy Sledge making waves across our digital songs chart following his passing earlier this month.

    Billboard
  • Tomorrow's Hits: In the Valley Below, Michael Ray & OMI

    Each Friday, Billboard presents Tomorrow's Hits, a weekly look at new and noteworthy acts making their way toward Billboard chart success.

    Billboard
  • Billboard 200 Chart Moves: Little Big Town Returns to Top 20 in 'Girl Crush' Rush

    Little Big Town rides its ACM performance of "Girl Crush" to a big chart gain, Taylor Swift slips out of the top five for the first time, Dance Gavin Dance scores its biggest week ever, and Hall & Oates return!

    Billboard