• Kanye West Admits His Ego is His 'Biggest Achilles Heel,' Internet Calls Him a 'Loser'

    Kanye West is back to having no filter. The always outspoken 37-year-old rapper gave a lecture at the prestigious Oxford University on Monday, and true to form, gave us some gems that could only come from Kanye being Kanye. Speaking in "stream of consciousness," the "Only One" rapper opened up…

    ETonline
  • 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,…

    AFP
  • The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store

    iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending March 2, 2015: Top Songs 1. Uptown Funk (feat. Bruno Mars), Mark Ronson 2. Thinking Out Loud, Ed Sheeran 3. Sugar,Maroon 5 4. Love Me Like You Do,Ellie ...

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  • Off topic: Spock on the money, underwear by the numbers, music evolution, Will Smith’s career

    In Canada, “spocking fives” in honor of Leonard Nimoy. In case you wanted to know, boxer briefs now make up 40 percent of U.S. men’s underwear sales. Did the Beatles start

    San Jose Mercury News
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    Find Out Who Blake Shelton's Epic New Celebrity Advisor Is on The Voice!

    Blake Shelton is all about that bass. The country crooner has tapped his epic new celebrity advisor for The Voice : Meghan Trainor ! News revealsthat the "All About That Bass" singer will mentor Team Blake in the NBC reality hit's hugely popular battle rounds, which kick off on Monday, March 9. E!…

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  • Photo Release -- Devon Allman Presents Friday Night Blues in Ameristar's Bottleneck Blues Bar

    ST. LOUIS -- Join us 9:30 p.m. Friday, April 3, as Ruf Recording artist, Devon Allman officially comes home to "his house," the Bottleneck Blues Bar (BBB) at Ameristar Casino Resort Spa St. Charles, ...

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  • The big streaming showdown – Beats vs. Spotify

    How does Apple’s effort stack up against the most popular music service around?

    Fortune
  • Steve McQueen Set to Direct Kanye West's 'All Day' Video

    Following several public appearances around the UK in support of his upcoming album So Help Me God, Kanye West gave a more intimate and private talk at the prestigious Oxford University on Monday afternoon. The rapper discussed classism in fashion and revealed that Steve McQueen, the director of…

    Rolling Stone
  • Joshua Radin: A Modern-Day Cupid

    Some might say that Joshua Radin has one of the biggest hearts of anyone in the music business, and they wouldn't be far off. Not only has the singer-songwriter's romantic and emotionally raw music soundtracked countless interludes in films and TV shows including Dear John, Scrubs and Grey's…

    Live Nation
  • 'The Sound of Music' Turns 50!

    The hills are still alive with The Sound of Music, 50 years later. Monday marks the official day The Sound of Music was released in 1965, and the heartwarming tale about the Von Trapp family singers still never gets old. It's one of the most beloved classics with Julie Andrews playing the role of…

    ETonline
  • The Sandy Hut Closes, Changes Owners

    Don't worry, potential new owners have plenty of dive bar experience.

    Eater Portland
  • Beck's Grammy-winning Morning Phase is on sale for only a buck on Google Play

    If you haven't heard it yet (and I highly recommend you do), Google Play is by far the best place to go get it: right now, Google's music store is holding a sale, and the album will only cost you a scant 99 cents. Google's also offering Drake's 2010 release Thank Me Later and Daft Punk's 2001 album…

    The Verge
  • Dr. John Captures the Spirit of Satch at Louis Armstrong Tribute Show

    Near the end of his February 27th show at New York's Town Hall, singer-pianist Mac Rebennack – the New Orleans R&B medicine man also known as Dr. John – opened what was obviously a slow, dark ballad with an extended run on his piano: robust flourishes of anguish in the middle...

    Rolling Stone
  • Music Monday (3/2): This Week's New Albums + Videos

    Our guide to this week's album releases also features the week's top new music videos from artists like Best Coast, Bob Dylan, and Action Bronson, plus brand new streaming music from the likes of Built to Spill, M83, Faith No More, Matthew E. White, and more. Read and Post Comments | Get the full…

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  • Taylor Swift Is Magical, Song ‘Blank Space’ Makes Baby Stop Crying

    People always believed that Taylor Swift was magical, but now there is proof! The 25-year-old singer just posted a video to Twitter of a six month old baby named Rosie , who only stops crying when she hears “ Blank Space .” Then, the song is turned off, and the baby starts crying again. Swift saw…

    Wochit
  • Radio Disney Music Awards 2015: Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, One Direction Among Nominees

    The awards show will take place at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on April 25.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • YouTube Music Awards Honor Your Favorite Artists -- Internet Stars Included

    The platform that launched the careers of singers like Justin Bieber and Austin Mahone is now contributing to the music world with its own awards event.On March 23, the 2015 YouTube Music Awards will highlight 50 artists who use their videos to engage with fans and share their music. The artists…

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  • Kanye West releases his next single, All Day

    After performing his next single, "All Day," at the BRIT Awards last week, Kanye West has premiered the single on Hot 97. This is Kanye's third single off his upcoming album, So Help Me God, following "Only One" and "Wolves," featuring Sia and Vic Mensa. An early cut of "All Day" leaked last…

    The Verge
  • Why 2015 Might Just Be the Year of Bjork

    In 2015, nobody is more pioneering in the world of boundary-pushing Renaissance man-ism than Kanye West. Between his music videos, clothing lines, merchandise collaborations, and, lest we forget, albums, West is constantly redefining and widening the borders of the purview of the musical artist.…

    Racked