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As always, Beyoncé creates new visuals stun, impress, and command attention like none other. For her collaborations and role in The Lion King movie, she just dropped a full new album called The Lion King: The Gift featuring a remarkable cast of characters. Check out the video below... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hiqLtqMDrXQ
R. Kelly has been denied release on bond after his arrest in Chicago on Thursday, July 11 on federal sex trafficking charges, the Chicago Tribune reports.
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Questlove is best known for his achievements in the music world, but his interest in food runs a close second. His renowned Food Salons-where the country's best chefs cook for star-studded guest lists-are now legendary. At these salons, guests are always telling Questlove about their super-special secret recipes, which got him thinking: "Why not design an event where everyone...
Joe Russo's Almost Dead will be playing tomorrow night in Chicago at Northerly Island. They've just announced that they'll be broadcasting the show live via Nugs.tv, so head over there to order the webcast. They're saying it'll kick off at 5:31pm PDT.
New Beyoncé alert! The Lion King is due out on July 19th and ahead of that Beyonce has just released a new single called "Spirit" which you can now sample everywhere. Stream it below via Spotify. Hear it here via Amazon. https://open.spotify.com/track/1tC5WMSlsGDFfqnrquB1ty?si=4dhBMMWGQXiAz33WqRvQNQ https://twitter.com/disneylionking/status/1148735294155321344
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The date of July 9th will always serve as a wildly bittersweet anniversary for Grateful Dead fans as the fateful date in 1995 served as the last ever Grateful Dead show featuring Jerry Garcia. The band was playing in Chicago at Soldier Field for two nights to close the tour, and sadly they never got a chance to play again....
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Betty Who is the latest guest on the NPR Tiny Desk Concert and they've posted the video for us to enjoy. Watch the singer take on "Taste", "Friend Like Me" and "I Remember" with a stripped down set.
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South by Southwest® (SXSW®) has launched its 2020 season with the opening of PanelPicker® conference programming proposals, Film Festival submissions, and Music Showcasing Artist applications for next year’s event. SXSW will accept proposals through PanelPicker, an online tool that allows the SXSW community to have a significant voice in programming conference activities through an open proposal and voting process, beginning...
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Ty Segall has released a new single "Radio," another new jam from his forthcoming album, First Taste, due out on August 2nd via Drag City Records. He notes that it's "just in time for the July 4th festivities (such as they are)" and that the track should "satisfy all our barely-subsumed bloodlust and immutable desire to rule while also providing...
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Lineup Features Bad Bunny, Daniel Caesar, Khalid, Ashley McBryde, King Princess, Lewis Capaldi and Jessie Reyez
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Kygo gets an official nod from the Whitney Houston Estate and today releases a new single "Higher Love" with Whitney Houston, via RCA Records. The single marks the first new Whitney Houston music released in a decade since 2009's "I Look To You." Houston is the most awarded female artist of all time. Both Kygo and Whitney Houston's estate both chatted...
The 4th Annual Suwannee Roots Revival takes place Thursday, October 10 - Sunday, October 13 at the renowned Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park (SOSMP) in Live Oak, Florida. A plethora of incredible musicians are slated to perform including Sam Bush Band, Del McCoury Band, Keller & The Keels, Samantha Fish, The Travelin' McCourys, Peter Rowan, Donna the Buffalo, We...
Phish fans are reeling in good vibes and in a bit of a tizzy today after a wildly successful two-night run that the band hosted down at Chaifetz Arena in St. Louis, MO. Nobody could have known when they booked their opener there that the St. Louis Blues would be poised to win the Stanley Cup final on Night #2,...
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Keane has announced a new album called Cause and Effect which will be released this September 20th on Island Records. They've released the first single called "The Way I Feel," which will be debuted on The Late Late Show with James Corden next week June 12th. The album was produced by David Kosten and the band themselves and features 11...
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Ciara has announced that she will be hitting the road on tour this fall for an intimate set of shows starting September 17th at the Wiltern in Los Angeles. Tickets for the hand selected dates are available for pre-sale today at 10am local time at onlyciara.com. Beginning Friday, June 14th at 10am local time, tickets will be available to the public. More...
The United Nations Environment Programme has designated Dave Matthews Band as a Goodwill Ambassador for their environmental advocacy and large-scale engagement of their fan base to take action for the planet, making this the first time a full band has received this recognition. The band works with nonprofit partner REVERB on the BamaGreen Project - "an ambitious set of environmental...
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Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival has just confirmed their 2019 lineup! Returning once again to Seattle over Labor Day weekend, this year's festival will be headlined by The Lumineers, Tyler the Creator, REZZ, and Louis the Child. LIVE faves like Neal Brennan and Ramy Youssef will be doing comedy, and there will be local arts featured from Seattle Design Nerds, Drag...
Some controversy and sad news today to report from the jazz music scene as drummer Lawrence Lo Leathers has reportedly been killed in an incident in the Brox. Leathers was 37. He was killed on Sunday in the hallway of an apartment building on East 141st Street in the Bronx neighborhood of Mott Haven, according to Detective Martin Brown of...
Carlos Santana has released a new track called "Candombe Cumbele" featuring Spanish singer Buika, recently an exclusively track on Billboard and thankfully now available for all of us to sample. It's from his upcoming LP, Africa Speaks, due out on June 7th. His team described the jam as "more than just its closing track" and better described as "the basket that...
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Scary news reported this morning coming out of yesterday's Roots Picnic in Philadelphia, with as many as five people injured as the results of a stampede that happened during the 21 Savage's set on the main stage at the Mann Center. It's being reported that it occurred after someone in the crowd claimed another festival goer had a gun....
This falls into a special sort of category here on the site where we commend the good people, artists and musicians around us that make concerts a better place. Judas Priest was recently in Chicago to play the Rosemont Theatre when frontman Rob Halford noticed that a fellow concert goer wasn't getting their sight line respected. Some dude is just...
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Legendary U.K. reggae act Steel Pulse announced the release of their first album in over 15 years with the debut of a brand new music video to go with one of their new tracks, "Cry Cry Blood." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aO7fmxoFtIw The video dropped on May 16, a day before the new album Mass Manipulation. The new album consists of 15 new songs along with...
Pop pioneer Charli XCX delivers a powerful and momentous new pop track and single 'Blame It On Your Love' feat. Lizzo - sure to be celebrated through the summer for its progressive hooks and disruptive vocals - LISTEN BELOW! https://open.spotify.com/track/1MfuskV4ODUp14C2dnyPgW?si=_slm4J5YSiu-ugXn6W3acw "Blame it On Your Love" was written in Los Angeles and produced by long standing collaborators Stargate, with additional production by...
Cardi B has released a new single called "Press" which you can stream or download below. The track follows up the breakthrough release, Invasion of Privacy, which has gotten the star a ton of attention above and beyond her normal Instagram antics. Cardi B will be at this year's Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival coming up in a few weeks and...
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Amazon Music is helping to celebrate the 25 year anniversary of the Beastie Boys album, Ill Communication, with the release today of a mini-documentary called Still Ill: 25 Years of 'Ill Communication' by the Beastie Boys. Scroll down to check it out... Fan favorite tracks like "Sure Shot," "Root Down," "Get It Together," and even "Sabotage" made their appearances on this...
U2 has announced a set of tour dates continuing on their celebration of their seminal album, The Joshua Tree. Following the highly successful 2017 tour in celebration of the band's classic album, The Joshua Tree Tour 2019 will see the band make a much anticipated return to New Zealand and Australia for the first time since the record-shattering U2 360...
Zedd has announced that the one day music festival ZEDD IN THE PARK will return to L.A. State Historic Park on September 7th, 2019. Joining Zedd at this year’s ZEDD IN THE PARK as support are Troyboi, Keys N Krates (DJ Set), Jax Jones, and Brownies and Lemonade. Fans can register for pre-sale tickets starting today through Tuesday, June 4. Pre-sale...
The latest video to hit the official Grateful Dead #AllTheYearsLive YouTube series is a rippin' "Wang Dang Doodle" from Washington, D.C.'s RFK Stadium on June 14, 1991. Check it out below... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Afv-C7j73pM Here's what David Lemieux had to say about this one: "The short-lived line-up of the Grateful Dead that featured both Bruce Hornsby and Vince Welnick produced some of the Dead's most...
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Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - As the co-founder of Rage Against The Machine, Audioslave and Prophets Of Rage, and as a collaborator with rock legends from Bruce Springsteen to Johnny Cash, few musicians have been as groundbreaking as American guitarist, singer, songwriter, actor and political activist, Tom Morello. Genesis Publications is honored to announce Whatever It Takes, the official signed...
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The starting roster for Fall ‘19! ☀️ We are ready for the floor with Portugal. The Man, Hot Chip, Kaskade (Redux), Richie Hawtin, Amelie Lens, Follow The Fish, Kaytranada, Yaeji, MK and so many more! 🌴 Tickets open Tuesday, June 11th at 11AM PT ⏰ Alumni on sale just before that at 10AM! #CRSSDtember RSVP: bit.ly/crssdf19rsvp Subscribe for the latest: bit.ly/crssdfestnews Get Tickets: bit.ly/crssdfall19
Phil Lesh and Terrapin Family Band @ Red Rocks May 29, 2019
Phil Lesh and his Terrapin Family Band headlined tonight at Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, Colorado. The Infamous Stringdusters warmed up the crowd and Phil Lesh and his Family friends delivered the Grateful Dead classics spread over two sets. https://www.instagram.com/p/ByEGYxipT7r/ Scroll down for the setlist from the show. The cover of "The Shape I'm In" was absolutely rippin', and nobody will ever...
Fans are still working on recovering some of that lost serotonin after this year's Electric Daisy Carnival EDC in Las Vegas, and they'll already need to get planning ahead for buying their tickets for 2020. The dates for next year's festival will be May 15-17, 2020, likely back at the same spot in Las Vegas and fully entrenched into this...
Gomez Announce The Release Of The Remastered 20TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION OF LIQUID SKIN Due For Release on July 12TH 2019
Britain's classic indie-band Gomez will be celebrating the 20th anniversary of their sophomore album Liquid Skin this summer with a special edition re-release. The 20th anniversary edition will drop on July 12 in several formats: 2CD / 2LP, digital album, and a limited edition clear vinyl. Liquid Skin marked a huge change for the band in comparison to their first album,...
Deadheads rejoice! There's yet still somehow more to be heard about the legendary Grateful Dead as CBS News radio has just released its new audio documentary "Dead Sound." The documentary covers The Grateful Dead's live shows, and their focus on improving the experience of the concert-goer as well as their effect on live music as a whole. The band emphasized getting...
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Hakkasan Nightclub unveiled its brand new kinetic light installation, The Hakkasan Grid, with a performance by Tiesto during this year's Electric Daisy Carnival EDC (link). The grid is made up of 57 four-foot triangles that span 30 feet and weighs 12,000 pounds altogether. The Hakkasan Grid is the largest light installation in the US and is capable of producing complex...
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Kanye West is about to stir up the internet again with his appearance the David Letterman's show My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman on Netflix. Fans and haters alike can see Mr. West's episode with the legendary talk show host on May 31. The interview covers everything from the rapper/producer's personal life, to his career, his lyrics, his...
Bonobo has announced five big shows this upcoming summer in North America branded as his OUTLIER events. Part radio show, part playlist, all curated uniquely by Simon Green, these events are going to be bonkers good and will feature support from acts like Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, Quantic, The Juan Maclean, Machinedrum, Nosaj Thing, TOKiMONSTA and much much more. Check...
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The lineup for this year's Riot Fest in Chicago was just announced. Set for their 15th year, this year's festival will feature Blink-182, Slayer performing their final Chicago show ever, Bikini Kill, The Raconteurs, The Flaming Lips doing Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots, Jawbreaker, Ween doing The Mollusk in full and much much more. Full press release copied below! Head to...
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New to YouTube and dropped via the official Howard Stern Show channel, check out this in-studio performance of Lenny Kravitz doing his classic "Are You Gonna Go My Way" via Stern's show back in 2001.
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In the wake of the tragic loss of music producer Avicii in 2018, his father, Klas Bergling, has started a foundation focused on preventing suicides. Avicii, real name Tim Bergling, committed suicide last year at the age of 28. Avicii's father discussed the foundation in-depth in an interview with with Radio 1's Peter Tong at the International Music Summit held...
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Today Sleater-Kinney release “Hurry on Home,” the first new music from the celebrated band since their 2015 album, No Cities To Love, available now on Mom + Pop. After years of legendary collaboration, rock ’n’ roll giants Carrie Brownstein (guitar/vocals), Corin Tucker (guitar/vocals) and Janet Weiss (drums) sound bigger and bolder than ever. The new track was produced by Annie Clark...
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One of the more meme-able moments to come out of this year's Coachella Music and Arts Festival was courtesy of JAUZ and the goofy drop of his highly teased "Baby Shark" remix. Well it looks like we're all going to get a chance to relive that one a few more times at least, because he's officially dropped the remix and...
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Rarely heard works by renowned music composer and lead guitarist for Radiohead, Jonny Greenwood, were performed live for NPR employees by new music group Ensemble Signal during NPR's Tiny Desk Concert. Watch it below. The group performed Greenwood's "Three Miniatures from Water"- a piece played on piano, violin, bass, and the tanpura, an instrument used in classical Indian music -...
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~ ST. AUGUSTINE SETLIST / STREAM ~ Trey Anastasio Band kicked off a four-night mini tour tonight at Jannus Live in St. Petersburg, Florida. The band finished off April with a string of shows in the New York area following the debut of the new documentary about Trey, Phish, Kasvot Växt and everything else called Between Me and My Mind....
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Whitney Houston could be making an unprecedented return to the live music limelight soon, seven years after her passing. The Whitney Houston Estate has announced several plans to keep the singer's legacy alive in the present day, including a new studio album comprised of previously unheard tracks, a Broadway musical, and even a touring hologram of the singer herself. "It's been...
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The Flaming Lips have shared the lead digital single from their new album King's Mouth. It's called "Giant Baby," and it features narration by the Clash's Mick Jones (as will the rest of the album, as the band previously mentioned). Check it out.
This video of deadmau5 hanging with Martin Garrix and playing Top Golf during EDC in Las Vegas is exactly the type of social media video worth watching today. deadmau5 hasn't been doing his coffee run videos in quite a while, but they were often an illuminating look into what makes the DJ tick. He can come off way too coarse,...
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Béla Fleck & The Flecktones have announced North American tour dates for their 30th anniversary along with a very special performance Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, Colorado on May 30th. This performance will mark the first time that pianist Howard Levy and horn player Jeff Coffin - former Flecktones member, currently part of the Dave Matthews Band - will be...
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Lil Wayne has announced his fifth annual Lil WeezyAna Fest, set for New Orleans' Uno Lakefront Arena on September 7th, 2019. Joining Lil Weezy at the top of the lineup are Travis Scott, Meek Mill, Megan Thee Stallion, Saweetie, Kash Doll, and many others. Pre-sale tickets go on sale Wednesday, May 29st here.