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  • Adele makes waves with new single 'Water Under the Bridge'

    Adele makes waves with new single 'Water Under the Bridge'

    U.K. singer-songwriter Adele's "Water Under the Bridge" continues to climb the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Her latest single has reached No. 78 on the Dec. 17 edition of the tally. "Water Under the Bridge" is the fourth single from Adele's massively successful 25 album. It follows lead single "Hello...
  • Best Americana albums of 2016

    Best Americana albums of 2016

    For fans of Americana music, 2016 has provided a bounty of new albums nearly unheard of in recent years. Dozens of great releases flooded the record stores and every month it seemed like another standout album or two was hitting the market. It made choosing the ten outstanding releases of the year...
  • The Voice season 11 episode 23 recap and performances

    The Voice season 11 episode 23 recap and performances

    NBC's "The Voice" announced its four Season 11 finalists on Tuesday, leaving music fans just one week away from the end of another cycle of the singing competition and one coach sitting on the sidelines for next Monday's big finale. If you missed any of the Live Semifinal Results show here are the...
  • Canadian police officer apologizes for threatening drivers with Nickelback

    Canadian police officer apologizes for threatening drivers with Nickelback

    It sounded like an amazing idea: forcing drunk drivers to listen to Nickelback as punishment for their crime. But as it turns out, it was only a joke and now the Canadian constable who thought it up is apologizing. Media reports revealed that a Facebook post (since deleted) on the official page of...
  • Watch 'The Voice' season 10 finalist Hannah Huston perform her new single

    Watch 'The Voice' season 10 finalist Hannah Huston perform her new single

    Season 10 finalist Hannah Huston made her return to NBC's "The Voice" on Monday night, performing her new single "I Alone Have Loved You." If you missed Huston's appearance on the singing competition, you can watch it now by using the media player included with this article and see that she hasn't...
  • Buzz Aldrin with Christina Korp, his daughter Jan, and Dr. David Bowie.

    While researching life on Mars, starman Buzz Aldrin is treated by doctor named David Bowie

    On July 11, 1969 David Bowie released “Space Oddity.” Several days later Buzz Aldrin walked on the moon. Nearly 50 years on, the names Aldrin and Bowie are in the news again.  As the Washington Post reported, the famed astronaut and moonwalker was recently hospitalized in New Zealand for altitude...
  • Watch: Taylor Goldsmith of Dawes is always looking towards the next step

    Watch: Taylor Goldsmith of Dawes is always looking towards the next step

    Taylor Goldsmith and Dawes are not ones to rest on their laurels. Quickly after releasing their 2015 album All Your Favorite Bands, the group went straight back to work on the follow-up, releasing We’re All Gonna Die this past September. While All Your Favorite Bands was a mostly low-key entry into...
  • 'Suicide Squad,' 'Stranger Things' lead Grammy soundtrack nominations

    'Suicide Squad,' 'Stranger Things' lead Grammy soundtrack nominations

    Suicide Squad: The Album may have been the first soundtrack record to go platinum in 2016, but now it's also one of the frontrunners in the category at the Grammy Awards. On Tuesday the nominations for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media, Best Song Written For Visual Media, and Best Score...
  • Beyoncé, Chance the Rapper and Drake rack up 2017 Grammy nominations

    Beyoncé, Chance the Rapper and Drake rack up 2017 Grammy nominations

    This morning (Dec. 6) the Grammy's unveiled its picks for 2017 nominations and some of the nods should be no surprise. Beyoncé leads the pack with nine nominations, including Album of the Year, Song of the Year, and, oddly enough, Best Rock Performance for "Don't Hurt Yourself." Neil Portnow...
  • Killswitch Engage releases 'Beyond the Flames: Home Video Vol. II'

    Killswitch Engage releases 'Beyond the Flames: Home Video Vol. II'

    Yes, fans of hard rock and heavy metal love new releases put out by favorite bands - and yes, attending a concert of a well-loved band is one of the greatest experiences there is. But, for many music lovers, a guilty pleasure of the fan is all the behind-the-scenes stuff that some artists put out...
  • Journey and Asia team for 2017 U.S. tour dates

    Journey and Asia team for 2017 U.S. tour dates

    Journey will pair up with very special guests Asia for a string of U.S. spring dates. The legendary San Francisco rockers will unite with the veteran British prog-rockers for a dozen shows, which will take place  from mid-March through April. Ultimate Classic Rock reports on Dec. 6 that the arena...
  • Steve Winwood reveals 2017 spring solo tour dates

    Steve Winwood reveals 2017 spring solo tour dates

    After a summer spent opening for Steely Dan on a joint U.S. tour, Steve Winwood is set to embark on a run of solo dates this spring. The 68-year-old singer and multi-instrumentalists has announced a 2017 tour, kicking off April 20 at the Westbury Theatre in Westbury, N.Y. The 14-date swing includes...
  • Steve Pearce 

    Blue Jays sign Pearce from Orioles

    The Toronto Blue Jays have signed first baseman Steve Pearce of Lakeland, Florida to a two year contract worth $12.5 million. Pearce shared his time in the 2016 season with the Baltimore Orioles and Tampa Bay Rays and batted .288 with 13 home runs and 35 runs batted in.  In 264 at bats, Pearce...
  • 'The X Factor UK': Matt Terry saved, sizing up the Top 3 finalists

    'The X Factor UK': Matt Terry saved, sizing up the Top 3 finalists

    Weeks of grueling competition on “The X Factor UK” culminated into a shocking final sing-off between Matt Terry and Emily Middlemas during this week’s Semi Results show which aired in the U.S. on Dec. 5 on AXS TV. Louis Walsh’s dynamic R & B 5 After Midnight was the first act ushered into next...
  • The Voice season 11 episode 22 recap and performances

    The Voice season 11 episode 22 recap and performances

    NBC's "The Voice" had its Season 11 semifinals on Monday, but as the talent began to separate themselves from one another in a bid for the singing competition's last round, the song choices started blending way too close together. Here are AXS's three takeaways from an ultimately underwhelming Live...
  • Kreator, Obituary to perform on 2017 Decibel Magazine Tour

    Kreator, Obituary to perform on 2017 Decibel Magazine Tour

    Since 2012, Decibel Magazine have brought together veteran metal acts and rising on their annual Decibel Magazine tour. Behemoth, Cannibal Corpse, and Magrudergrind are among those that have participated on the spring tour. After a successful 2016 trek with headliners Abbath, many fans have been...
  • On any given night, you’ll find the Herndon Brothers rocking out country music and assorted other surprises for a packed crowd of Scottsdale

    Handlebar J: Where owners take care of the music

    The first thing you notice about the beloved, historic Handlebar J restaurant and saloon in Scottsdale, Arizona is the people — a lot of them packing the house directly in front of the stage where the owners are pumping out the country-rock jams in perfect harmony. On any given night, the Herndon...
  • Jazz erupts daily at Arizona’s Opa Life Greek Cafe

    Jazz erupts daily at Arizona’s Opa Life Greek Cafe

    Dennis Rowland is a delight as he holds court at OPA Life Greek Café, the one with the decadent chocolate cake and Greek fries in Tempe, Ariz. Right before dinner shifts into cocktails, he and his regular jazz crew with singer Diana Lee, bassist Felix B. Sainz Jr., and keyboardist Paul Sherman (plus...
  • Journey announces new 2017 residency in Las Vegas

    Journey announces new 2017 residency in Las Vegas

    Journey will return to Las Vegas in 2017. The legendary San Francisco rockers once again strut their stuff at The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino by overwhelming popular demand in the wake of their hugely successful string of sold out Journey Las Vegas shows held last spring. The spring...
  • Watch: Getting to know Dylan Gardner, the young pop mastermind who has most of it figured out

    Watch: Getting to know Dylan Gardner, the young pop mastermind who has most of it figured out

    Speaking with Dylan Gardner, you get the sense that he’s had his music career mapped out since the beginning. The multi-instrumentalist grew up with a deep fondness for ‘60s pop and rock, quickly learning the mechanics of the trade from binge-listening while simultaneously accruing an encyclopedic...
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