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Hey Violet Reveal Details for New Album 'From The Outside' + MORE

Hey Violet have announced today (Friday, April 21st) they will release their debut album From The Outside on June 16th via Hi or Hey Records/Capitol/Caroline. The album is now available for pre-order from all retailers.Those who pre-order will receive instant downloads of the tracks "Brand New Moves.... More »
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Paul Shaffer Talks New Album Featuring Bill Murray, Darius Rucker & More + MORE

Former David Letterman musical director and sidekick Paul Shaffer reassembled the original World’s Most Dangerous Band, with whom he played for....... More »
If you had a new song and video called “Real High,” today would probably be a pretty chill day to release it. Here’s the mellow, crystalline title track and accompanying video for Nite Jewel’s upcoming album Real High, out May 5 from Nite Jewel’s own Gloriette Records. (Italians Do It Better will release a 12″ companion EP called Obsession, with b-sides and…

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The most beautiful songs tend to be sad songs. Why is that?
I have a theory. For the singer-songwriter that’s wrestling with pain, the last thing they want is an angry pool of broken glass to jump into. Instead, they long for a large, soft, luxurious pillow to cry in. Or, to paraphrase Bleeding Gums Murphy, they don’t make ‘em to feel better, they make ‘em to make others feel worse…

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MØ – “Nights With You”

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MØ – “Nights With You”MØ debuted her latest single, “Nights With You,” on MistaJam’s BBC Radio 1 show earlier today. It’s from the follow-up to her 2014 debut No Mythologies To Follow, which has been a long time in the making and may also end up including “Drum,” “Final Song,” and “Kamikaze.” On MistaJam’s show, she … More »

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Jamiroquai: Automaton (Review)

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Jamiroquai: Automaton (Review)After a seven-year hiatus, Jay Kay and band return with a sharp view of technological dominance.

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The two country music stars were announced as this year’s hosts on “GMA.”

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The chart-topping UK rapper discussed Ibiza, new album Youth and why he’s not a clothes horse 2.45pm BST Tinie Tempah has left the buildingCheers, that was fun! Hit me up anytime on Twitter or Instagram – @tinietempah or @tiniegram. Don’t be shy, I don’t bite – promise! #YOUTH2017 out now. 2.36pm BST M_T_Wallet asks:Any work with Lady Leshurr planned?I actually worked with Lady Leshurr in 2009! I worked with her for ages – she’s come to my studio heaps of times…

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It's been nearly eight years since Way Out West's Nick Warren and Jody Wisternoff pulled something out of their collective studio, but their…

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New Prince Songs Blocked by Judge, for NowA lawsuit by the singer’s estate has halted the release of a new six-song EP.

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Nas photo by Ben Kaye
Ever since Nas declared his next “Album Done” on his contribution to DJ Khaled’s compilation album, Major Key, the world has been waiting with bated breath. There’s been little news about the Life Is Good follow-up since then, save for the Queensbridge rapper for telling Billboard he “might do something different” to promote the album before it drops this year…

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This year’s just-announced Riot Fest has without a doubt one of the most mouth-watering lineups we’ve seen in recent memory, and local legends The Smith Street Band will be flying the Aussie flag alongside names like Queens of the Stone Age, Nine Inch Nails, and just so many more.
The Chicago fest will also see the reunion of punk pioneers Jawbreaker, and sets from New Order, Paramore, Prophets of Rage, Wu-Tang Clan, MIA, and local rapper and Kanye-collaborator Vic Mensa, with over 70 names announced on the first lineup…

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Dolly Parton College Course Combines Music, History and Appalachia PrideAt the University of Tennessee Knoxville, an honors seminar on the country music star was conceived as a fresh approach to 20th century history.

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French electro-indie rockers Phoenix have contributed a sultry new song to soundtrack a Calvin Klein underwear commercial. The track’s title is unknown, but it is a promising fit for a star-studded ad campaign that features Rashida Jones, Kirsten Dunst and Lauren Hutton. Check out the dazzling tease above…

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