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Beyonce And Jay Z’s Tour Ended In The Sweetest Way Possible + MORE

The king and queen are no longer on the run. Ever since June, power couple extraordinaire Beyoncé and Jay Z have been slaying crowds all over the world with their hyped-up “On the Run” stadium shows. But the tour officially wrapped last night in Paris, and it was one big, emotional love-fe.... More »
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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week + MORE

It's pretty hard to get mad at a week that kicks off with a new Radiohead album and closes out with a new Chance album. It's not hard to envision both of those albums in our top 10 at year's end. But these days, it feels like we get one or two contenders … More » .... More »
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Henry Rollins Apologizes for Comments About Robin Williams' Suicide + MORE

Former Black Flag singer and punk talking head Henry Rollins took to LA Weekly on Thursday to issue a controversial column titled "Fuck Suicide....... More »
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Mumford and Sons really hate their name: “It’s a ball-ache” + MORE

Mumford and Sons have made some changes for their upcoming album, Wilder Mind, and they aren’t being shy about why. Guitarist/banjoist Winston Marshall told Consequence of Sound that yes, he really did hate the banjo for awhile, and now his bandmates have said their name and old style a.... More »
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Izzy Bizu, Jack Garratt and Frances: meet the Brits critics' choice shortlist + MORE

From Jools-friendly soul to earnest piano balladry, the Brits critics have stuck to the score in picking the roster of Britain’s next top acts. But are any of them destined for Adele-style dominance?Love them, loathe them or occasionally tweet snarky things about them, those Brits critics’ choic.... More »
Lewis, a Presumed-Dead Synth-Pop Artist, Has Been Found in CanadaRumors have long swirled about the current whereabouts of a synth-pop artist known as Lewis. Known best for a LP called L’Amour, a gentle and luxurious collection of gossamer synth jams from 1983, Lewis was long suspected to be the guise of a man by the name of Randall Wulff…

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Anja ‘So Excited’ to have a single

– www.dailytelegraph.com.au

AFTER her debut single was dumped at the 11th hour, The Voice winner Anja Nissen is finally set to release a track, with help from will.i.am and Redfoo.

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Don’t be fooled by the twee. Oh sure, they look doe-eyed and sweet, but Riki Lindhome and Kate Micucci, the two actress/singer/comedians who comprise Garfunkel and Oates (Lindhome is Garfunkel and Micucci is Oates), are anything but. Read full article >>

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In 2006, a limited-edition remix album of Daft Punk’s third studio album, Human After All, was released exclusively in Japan. The set received a surprise reissue earlier this year, but once again, its release was limited to Japan. Now, though, the Robots have discreetly released a digital version of the album, and it’s available worldwide…

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John Legend hits million mark with 'All Of Me'John Legend’s timeless love song ‘All Of Me’ has spent an incredible 18 weeks in the UK Top Ten this year, and now after a year of

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Cassadee Pope Announces East Coast Headlining ShowsCassadee Pope has announced she will play a string of headlining shows on the East Coast starting later this month.Dates can be found below. Ticket information can be found here.August 21st – Dallas Bull Tampa, FL (18+)August 22nd – House Of Blues Orlando, FLAugust 23rd – Mavericks Jacksonville, FLAugust 29th – House Of Blues Atlantic City, NJSeptember 11th – Irving Plaza New York, NY

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Sinead O’Connor’s the Boss but not a feministWith new album I’m Not Bossy, I’m the Boss out Monday, singers says she avoids anything with an ‘ist’ at the end.

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Not to be outdone by Eminem and Rihanna, Drake and Lil Wayne kicked off their “Drake Vs. Lil Wayne” co-headlining tour in Darien Lake, NY last night, and the setlist spanned a jaw-dropping 51 songs.
More of a Street Fighter-inspired “rap battle” than concert, fans were encouraged to download an official tour app, which enabled them to vote for who should begin the show (Lil Wayne) and who was victorious in their subsequent battle (spoiler: it was also Lil Wayne)…

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Dwina Gibb, 61, an artist, writer and bisexual self-styled druid priestess, says she and the Bee Gees singer had a “certain kind of freedom” in their marriage, but loved each other deeply

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Drake & Lil’ Wayne Kickoff Their ‘Vs.’ Tour in Buffalo
Two of Hip-Hop’s best kicked off their summer tour on Friday night in Buffalo. Drake and Lil’ Wayne went head-to-head at the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center, kicking off their “Drake vs. Lil’ Wayne” battle U.S. trek. After an opening set from Yo Gotti, the two heavyweight MC’s went song-for-song over a two-hour set, alternating stage times and at one point, going through a flurry of hits together on stage…

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Tour Bus Tumbles Off Cliff in TibetA tour bus on a highway in southern Tibet fell off a 30-foot cliff after crashing into a sport-utility vehicle and a pickup, killing 44 people and injuring 11 others, China’s state-run Xinhua News Agency reported.

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Music industry is ‘sexualising Bieber’

– www.dailytelegraph.com.au

FIRST she called out Miley Cyrus for “allowing herself to be pimped” by the music world, now Sinead O’Connor has some thoughts on Justin Bieber.

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A classy drummer and local hero, Leon Joyce Jr. played standards in a trio setting Saturday afternoon on the Silicon Valley Stage at the San Jose Jazz Summer Fest. Wayne de la Cruz was on organ, and multi-instrumentalist Roger Glenn was a one-man band. The three of them caressed every note, in a way you don’t hear much anymore…

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