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  • 5 things you didn't know about Little Dragon

    5 things you didn't know about Little Dragon

    Hailing from Gothenburg, Sweden, synthpop band Little Dragon formed when three of its four members—Yukimi Nagano, Fredrik Wallin and Erik Bodin—were still in high school. The band’s first official release would come in 2006 with the double A-side singles “Twice” and “Test,” released on 7’’ inch...
  • George Harrison Porsche sells for above estimated value at all-Beatles auction

    George Harrison Porsche sells for above estimated value at all-Beatles auction

    A Porsche 928S once owned by George Harrison sold for £45,000 ($55,780 USD) by Omega Auctions on March 17 and was one of the highlights of The Beatles Collection: Vinyl and Memorabilia that featured over 200 lots of Beatles-related items, the auction house announced today. The car was owned by...
  • Delta Rae announce A Long and Happy Life tour

    Delta Rae announce A Long and Happy Life tour

    Following their hotly anticipated appearance at this year’s SXSW festival, North Carolinian folk-rock band Delta Rae will head out on tour. The talented six-piece will play 50 dates on their upcoming A Long and Happy Life tour. As for the tour, the band will be hitting venues in Florida, Virginia...
  • Before Chicano Batman bring their Latin-fueled psychedelic rock to Coachella next month, get to know the band a little better with these fiv

    5 things you didn't know about Chicano Batman

    Chicano Batman came together and began writing music together in Los Angeles in 2008. Since their formation, the four-piece has developed their signature sound into a fun mix of Brazilian tropicalia and soulful psychedelic rock while becoming a fan favorite at music festivals around the country. The...
  • 5 best Pond lyrics

    5 best Pond lyrics

    Fans of Pond know to expect the unexpected from the quirky Aussie rockers. Forget consistency, these Tame Impala-spawned psych rockers like to keep listeners on their toes; changing sounds, sentiments and moods on every go-around. With quirky storytelling and diverse influences, Pond are a naturally...
  • Interview: Casey McQuillen on new EP and anti-bullying series

    Interview: Casey McQuillen on new EP and anti-bullying series

    Berklee College of Music graduate and former "American Idol" contestant, Casey McQuillen, is gearing up for her upcoming EP, Beautiful, set for release in April. Casey began her journey in music when she was in seventh grade, originally as a classroom assignment which led to her love of playing and...
  • Watch: Bishop Briggs talks being 'fearless' ahead of first headline tour

    Watch: Bishop Briggs talks being 'fearless' ahead of first headline tour

    2017 is about to be a big year for rising singer Bishop Briggs. The promising 24-year-old musician has quietly crept on everyone’s radar with her rich, soulful voice and intense live presence that earned her performance slots on “The Tonight Show” and “Conan.” Her breakout singles “Wild Horses” and...
  • Listen: Depeche Mode release new album, 'Spirit'

    Listen: Depeche Mode release new album, 'Spirit'

    Depeche Mode is finally back with new music. The seasoned British electronic rockers released their highly anticipated 14th studio album Spirit today, ahead of their recently announced North American tour. The album, which features their newest single "Where's the Revolution." Sources have said that...
  • Interview: Half The Animal talk debut EP and finding their sound

    Interview: Half The Animal talk debut EP and finding their sound

    When it comes to Half The Animal's band name, drummer Nick Gross explains that it’s a game of interpretation. “You can incorporate it a bunch of ways,” Gross tells AXS. “We always say that all of us have our power animal, half of us are humans, but the other half of us are our animal instincts and...
  • Brad Paisley

    It's just another day in 'Heaven South' for Brad Paisley (listen)

    Brad Paisley has amassed quite a catalog of good timin' tributes to Middle America in his career through his last studio album, 2014's Moonshine in the Trunk--in which he mused on the "High Life," the "Country Nation" and staking an "American Flag on the Moon." Now, as he readies his follow-up, his...
  • Overkill unleashes new video for 'Shine On'

    Overkill unleashes new video for 'Shine On'

    It's that distinctive thriving vibe, that unmistakable voice - thrash metal legends Overkill are back, and with the same kind of ferocious bite they've been known and loved for - consistently - for the last 37 years.  Still early in 2017 and metal masters Overkill have not only released their highly...
  • The Charm The Fury's 'The Sick, Dumb & Happy' out now

    The Charm The Fury's 'The Sick, Dumb & Happy' out now

    A lot has happened in the four years since the debut of Amsterdam's metal unit The Charm The Fury. After making a name for themselves on stage at several of Europe's biggest festivals, The Charm The Fury also got angry - and sometimes angry is one of the best motivations for art.   With their...
  • Power Trip to play one show only at SXSW

    Power Trip to play one show only at SXSW

    After being named the Best Hardcore Act of 2016 by the Dallas Observer's Music Awards and then unleashing their new album, Nightmare Logic, this February - thrash metal's newest superstars, Power Trip have got a lot on their plate in this new year. While in the midst of an exhausting (looking) and...
  • Allen Jimenez

    In Photos: Sir Elton John Brought his 'Wonderful Crazy Night' tour to the Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs

    Sir Elton John brought his "Wonderful Crazy Night" tour to the Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs Thursday night and what a  "Wonderful Crazy Night" it was, indeed. The sold out crowd was treated to much of Sir Elton's playbook. From "Bennie and the Jets" to "Crocodile Rock," It was all there...
  • Listen: Pitbull and Jennifer Lopez are back at it again on 'Sexy Body'

    Listen: Pitbull and Jennifer Lopez are back at it again on 'Sexy Body'

    Hip-hop star Pitbull released his new album Climate Change on March 17. He reunites with Jennifer Lopez on "Sexy Body." Climate Change is Pitbull's first album since 2015's Dale. Across the 12 tracks, he collaborates with artists like Jason Derulo, Leona Lewis, Enrique Iglesias and many others...
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Jeff Rona is the composer for the new Malaysian film "Veeram - Macbeth." His work was recently released to CD by Sony Music Entertainment.

    Interview: Jeff Rona composes for the Indian cinema in 'Veeram'

    Jeff Rona has composed music for some of film and television's best projects, but now he's once again taking his talents worldwide. Rona is the man behind the music of the new film "Veeram - Macbeth," an adaptation of the William Shakespeare play for an Indian audience. His work was recently...
  • Coldplay expands 2017 tour of North America

    Coldplay expands 2017 tour of North America

    Coldplay has unveiled a few more nights for their hugely anticipated 2017 North American 2017 tour. Due to “phenomenal demand,” the 7-time Grammy winners have added a pair of extra shows in Canada, as well as a new date in Los Angeles. The tour is in continued support of the multi-platinum seller's...
  • Demetri Martin will embark on his Let's Get Awkward tour this summer

    Demetri Martin hitting the road this summer for 2017 Let's Get Awkward tour

    The comedy of Demetri Martin relies on equal parts absurdity, pithy observations, quick-witted one-liners and at times, awkwardness. Extreme, stifling awkwardness. And now, for the comedian’s next tour, that awkwardness should be front and center as he is set to embark on a summer 2017 tour titled...
  • As Katatonia launches North American tour, a look back at their sound over the years

    As Katatonia launches North American tour, a look back at their sound over the years

    Any time a band takes to the road for an extensive tour, there's always discussion about how their set list will be constructed. As far as the band goes, the act of putting together a set-list can be a point of contention every time they tour. Some fans only want to hear the band's hits, others want...
  • Listen to Erasure's new song 'Love You to the Sky' from upcoming LP

    Listen to Erasure's new song 'Love You to the Sky' from upcoming LP

    UK duo Erasure share their latest single "Love You to the Sky" taken from their upcoming album, World Be Gone, out May 19 via Mute Records. You can watch the song's lyric video above.  The new album marks the duo's first since 2014's The Violet Flame and their seventeenth overall. Speaking about the...
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