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  • Teen pop act R5 announces summer tour, plays 'Good Morning America'

    Teen pop act R5 announces summer tour, plays 'Good Morning America'

    Teen pop group R5 are a rising act whose sugary sweet sound seems custom made for the carefree months of summer. Fittingly, the group announced a tour this week that will kick off on Sept. 3 in Orlando and wrap up just as summer draws to a close. R5 is comprised of siblings Rydel, Rocky, Ross, and...
  • Morrissey cancels US tour, blames opener for illness

    Morrissey cancels US tour, blames opener for illness

    Given his mercurial nature and past precedent, it was not much of a surprise when Morrissey announced on Tuesday that he was canceling the remaining dates on his US tour. However, because this is Morrissey and drama seems to follow him like his shadow, even something as relatively straightforwad as...
  • Alt-J detail fall North American tour in support of new album

    Alt-J detail fall North American tour in support of new album

    The platinum success of the debut album by Alt-J was heartening for those who like their rock cut with an experimental edge. Lead by singles “Fitzpleasure” and “Breezeblocks,” the group’s 2012 debut An Awesome Wave was the rare record that found widespread success with fans and critics alike. On...
  • FKA twigs announces release date for full-length debut, tour dates

    FKA twigs announces release date for full-length debut, tour dates

    The artist formerly known as twigs, now known as FKA twigs, announced details surrounding her debut full length on Monday. Following on the heels of last year’s EP 1 and EP 2, the British singer will release -- wait for it -- LP 1 via Young Turks on August 12. Her debut should be catnip for those...
  • Watch: Nile Rodgers and Chic perform 'Get Lucky' for the first time

    Watch: Nile Rodgers and Chic perform 'Get Lucky' for the first time

    Among its many virtues, Daft Punk’s Grammy-winning Random Access Memories reintroduced the world to the brilliant funk guitarist Nile Rodgers. While Rodgers wasn’t exactly an unknown artist prior to the album -- the man co-founded the iconic disco group Chic and has collaborated with everyone from...
  • Basement Jaxx announce North American club dates in support of new album

    Basement Jaxx announce North American club dates in support of new album

    Last month, Basement Jaxx, the London dance duo of Felix Buxton and Simon Ratcliffe, announced that their new album, Junto, will be released on August 26. Yesterday, the group revealed a brief four-city North American club tour this summer in support of the record. Basement Jaxx will play DJ sets at...
  • Jack White to stream L.A. show on Tuesday night

    Jack White to stream L.A. show on Tuesday night

    Jack White’s new studio album Lazaretto hits stores today and in honor of his sophomore solo release, the former White Stripes frontman is streaming his concert on Tuesday night from the Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles. White’s L.A. concert will be streamed for free via NPR Music and is scheduled to...
  • Swedish singer Lykke Li announces 'I Never Learn' fall US tour

    Swedish singer Lykke Li announces 'I Never Learn' fall US tour

    Swedish singer Lykke Li announced dates for a fall tour through the US on Monday in support of her critically-acclaimed new album I Never Learn. Following a series of summer festival dates, the tour will get started on Sept. 17 at the Paramount Theater in Seattle and wrap up with a show at the House...
  • Watch: Sir Mix-a-Lot rocks 'Baby Got Back' with symphony orchestra

    Watch: Sir Mix-a-Lot rocks 'Baby Got Back' with symphony orchestra

    In addition to being pop music’s foremost thesis on the derriere, Sir Mix-a-Lot’s “Baby Got Back” is a celebration of honesty (remember, Sir Mix “can not lie” about his fondness for big butts) and the courage to share your beliefs, no matter the opinion of fashion magazines or rock videos. These...
  • The Kinks reportedly discussing reunion shows, new music

    The Kinks reportedly discussing reunion shows, new music

    The Kinks have the unique honor of remaining underrated despite being card-carrying members of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. “You Really Got Me” remains a staple of oldies radio and a handful of the band’s other songs will be familiar to those with at least a cursory understanding of classic...
  • Morrissey and band reschedule June 6 concert due to virus

    Morrissey and band reschedule June 6 concert due to virus

    Morrissey and his road crew have been struck with a virus that has forced them to cancel one concert and reschedule another. The British singer’s Atlanta, Ga., show was cancelled and Morrissey has rescheduled his June 6 date in Atlantic City, N.J., to June 22, at the Revel Casino Hotel. It appears...
  • Carrie Underwood reigns as queen of country at CMT Awards

    Carrie Underwood reigns as queen of country at CMT Awards

    For a country that fought a bloody war to escape from a monarchy, we Americans sure are obsessed with royalty. While LeBron James, the “King” of basketball, leads his team into the NBA Finals tonight, the CMT Awards on Wednesday night were all about “Country Music’s Reigning Queen” -- former...
  • Beastie Boys put 'selling-out' on trial in dispute with Monster Energy

    Beastie Boys put 'selling-out' on trial in dispute with Monster Energy

    Although fans had long assumed it, we now have official, hand-on-a-bible confirmation: the Beastie Boys are finished making music. This news broke, somewhat bizarrely, in the court testimony Mike D gave on Monday as part of the group’s lawsuit against Monster Energy Drink. According to Mike D’s...
  • After lengthy L.A. absence, Elton John announces STAPLES Center show

    After lengthy L.A. absence, Elton John announces STAPLES Center show

    Elton John is bringing his “Hits” to STAPLES Center. The Rocket Man announced his first headlining solo show in L.A. in 13 years on Monday, an Oct. 4 concert that’s part of his “All the Hits” arena tour. “We are incredibly excited to have the incomparable Sir Elton John headline STAPLES Center in...
  • Allman Brothers Band announce final concerts in October

    Allman Brothers Band announce final concerts in October

    The Allman Brothers Band have reached the end of the road. Legendary southern rock group the Allman Brothers Band announced their “final concerts” yesterday, a six-night stand at the Beacon Theatre in New York this fall. The band’s first four dates, Oct. 21-25, are makeup shows for cancellations...
  • Country star Luke Bryan falls off stage, plays it cool

    Country star Luke Bryan falls off stage, plays it cool

    Country singer Luke Bryan and stages in North Carolina just don’t get along. That much is clear after the musician tumbled off the stage at his concert in Charlotte last night, just a few months after taking a spill at another concert in Greensboro. The unfortunate incident occurred at the PNC...
  • Rangers hold off Canadiens to advance to first Stanley Cup Final in 20 years

    Rangers hold off Canadiens to advance to first Stanley Cup Final in 20 years

    Start spreading the news: The New York Rangers are going to the Stanley Cup Final. Lead by a sensational performance from goaltender Henrik Lundqvist, the Rangers knocked off the Montreal Canadiens 1-0 on home ice at Madison Square Garden last night, advancing to the team’s first Stanley Cup Final...
  • Scottish singer Susan Boyle announces first-ever U.S. tour this fall

    Scottish singer Susan Boyle announces first-ever U.S. tour this fall

    Susan Boyle -- the Scottish singer who became a surprise sensation thanks to her appearance on Britain’s Got Talent -- announced her first American tour on Thursday. The 21-city tour gets underway in San Diego on Oct.. 8 and finishes up in Jacksonville Nov. 6. “This is a brilliant moment for me...
  • Electric Daisy Carnival lineup includes Avicii, Tiësto, Calvin Harris, many more

    Electric Daisy Carnival lineup includes Avicii, Tiësto, Calvin Harris, many more

    The Electric Daisy Carnival is one of the biggest events in electronic music and last night the festival’s promoter, Insomniac, revealed the lineup for the 18th edition of EDC. Avicii, Tiësto, and Calvin Harris are among the nearly 200 DJs, artists, and producers listed to play the festival...
  • Dave Chappelle to play Radio City Music Hall with The Roots, Erykah Badu, more

    Dave Chappelle to play Radio City Music Hall with The Roots, Erykah Badu, more

    If there’s one thing we learned from Chappelle’s Show -- other than the fact that Chappelle is one of the most incisive and hilarious comedians of his generation -- it’s that Dave has really great taste in music. The final segment of each week’s show served as a spotlight for hip-hop and R&B...
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