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Single Cover: Ashanti f/ Rick Ross – ‘I Got It’ + MORE Nov 24th

Ashanti gets bossy with Rick Ross on her new single “I Got It.” The R&B songstress has revealed the artwork for the song, which hits iTunes on Tuesday, November 26. A previous version featuring Future leaked over the summer. It is set to appear on her upcoming album BraveHeart, .... More »
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Review: Magma Plays Prog-Rock at Le Poisson Rouge + MORE

This French band closed out the United States leg of its global tour at Le Poisson Rouge..... More »
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Kings of Leon play first show since drummer's injury + MORE

A brotherly reunion is coming to the City of Brotherly Love: Family band Kings of Leon will play its first show Sunday in Philadelphia since drummer Nathan Followill injured his ribs..... More »
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Interpol: 'We're excited how quickly this album is moving forward' (Q331 preview) + MORE Jan 8th

Get our latest issue, out now, for an in-the-studio report from the New Yorkers    .... More »
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Paul Weller, Brandon Flowers, Hot Chip, Mariah Carey: Album reviews + MORE

IF WELLER'S interviews are full of talk of how he leads a quiet, sober life these days, Saturns Pattern is not the most obvious result: from the opening White Sky, a blaze of drums, guitars and shouty vocals, the singer is on electrifying form..... More »
The end is nigh on “America’s Got Talent.” On Tuesday night, the six remaining acts had one last chance to show viewers why they deserve the $1 million prize and a gig on the Las Vegas Strip — and they did it by going back to the beginning.

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Miley Cryus’ twerk-filled performance on MTV’s Video Music Awards saw the scantily-clad former “Hannah Montana” star move to the music — and then some — up against “Blurred Lines” hitmaker Robin Thicke.

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Jason Derulo Teams Up With Jordin Sparks For “Vertigo”: Listen To The ‘Tattoos’ BalladJason Derulo is head over heels in love with Jordin Sparks and their real-life chemistry is obvious on pretty Tattoos ballad “Vertigo”. The 23-year-old veers away from his usual urban-dance output, showcasing his impressive pipes on the minimally-produced love song.
“Ladies come and go but you got something different,” croons Jason over a simple piano track…

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With the release of their tenth studio album just under a month away, Pearl Jam released their second single, “Sirens,” from Lightning Bolt today. The emotional ballad follows the punk rock lead single “Mind Your Manners” released earlier this month. Lightning Bolt is due out October 15, and preorders are currently underway…

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Listen to the cyclist remix of the title track exclusively here.

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David Bowie threatened to steal Arcade Fire single ‘Reflektor’David Bowie threatened to steal Arcade Fire’s new single ‘Reflektor’, according to band member Richard Reed.
The Canadian band’s comeback single, which was produced by former LCD frontman James Murphy, features an appearance from the rock legend on guest backing vocals, and the iconic 66-year-old liked the song so much that he jokingly threatened to nab the song and record it himself if the band didn’t hurry up and mix it!
Multi-instrumentalist Richard Reed admitted to the NME that it was he that managed to coax Bowie into the studio to listen to the band’s new material, revealing the star’s enjoyment of the track resulted in them asking if he could sing backing vocal for it…

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The Weeknd’s ‘Kiss Land’ Debuts at No. 2
R&B and country battled it out on the Billboard charts this week. The Weeknd and Keith Urban faced off, but the Canadian crooner was narrowly edged out of the top spot.

His album Kiss Land debuts at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 after selling 96,000 copies in its first week, according to Nielsen SoundScan (via Billboard)…

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Single Cover: Ciara – ‘Overdose’
Somebody call a doctor. Following “Body Party” and the Nicki Minaj-assisted “I’m Out,” Ciara has selected “Overdose” as the third single off her self-titled album.
The R&B diva gets in the pants of her boyfriend Future on the racy cover art (via Just Jared)…

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DIIV frontman Zachary Cole Smith and his girlfriend Sky Ferreira may disrupt BDO plans.    

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Review: Katy Perry Visits The Trap (With Juicy J) On 'Dark Horse'There is a reason why Katy Perry continues to sidestep the usual trappings of pop diva stardom. She doesn’t come off as gratingly contrived as Lady Gaga. You never get the sense that she’s part of some brazen look-at-me, culture vulture science project like Miley Cyrus. Perry doesn’t carry the same mean-girl baggage as Taylor Swift nor is she a prisoner of her own bad girl making as is Rihanna…

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Perth Council Concerned Stereosonic 2013 Punters Will Become SquattersPerth local council in the town of Claremont are at it again. After butting heads with major festivals Soundwave and Big Day Out in the past, Claremont Council have taken aim once more at festival-goers headed to this year’s Stereosonic, the event whose punters the council last year labelled “the worst ever…

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Levi’s® Station To Station Hits Chicago With No Age, Thurston Moore, & Mavis StaplesThis content was created in partnership with Levi’s® If the Chicago stop on Station To Station, a public art project made possible by Levi’s®, is any indication of how the rest of the tour will go, then the event will not merely entertain but invigorate the creative minds of thousands across this country…

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The band is profiled in ‘Cuatro!’ and ‘Broadway Idiot,’ both coming soon.

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