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  • By the numbers: Katy Perry's top 10 successes

    By the numbers: Katy Perry's top 10 successes

    Pop superstar Katy Perry is getting ready to bring The Prismatic World Tour to the U.S. on Sunday, June 22. Hot off a recent no. 1 album that has already spawned two chart-topping singles, she will perform many past and present hits. Since launching her career with “I Kissed a Girl,” she has been...
  • Interview with NJ singer-songwriter Adam Melchor

    Interview with NJ singer-songwriter Adam Melchor

    Summer is the perfect time to relax, and what better way to do that than with music from a local artist? Classically-trained singer-songwriter Adam Melchor is based out of Montclair, New Jersey, and his blues-y indie-pop tunes are the perfect compliment to a June afternoon. He released an EP, Slow...
  • 'The Voice' on tour: Top 5 performances from the hit NBC show

    'The Voice' on tour: Top 5 performances from the hit NBC show

    The hit NBC series The Voice will go on tour this Saturday, June 21 with fan favorites from seasons one, five and six. Not since 2011 has the show spawned a tour but this time the best contestants will be ready to entertain crowds across the country. To prepare fans for the upcoming trek, here five...
  • The top 10 Sheryl Crow songs

    The top 10 Sheryl Crow songs

    At many different points in Sheryl Crow’s life, becoming a pop music icon seemed highly unlikely. Like when she was a school teacher in Missouri. Or even when she was a backup singer on Michael Jackson’s Bad Tour, performing anonymously in the shadows behind the world’s biggest star. But when Crow...
  • Lana Del Rey "Ultraviolence" album cover

    Album review: Lana Del Rey rocks and rolls with the punches on 'Ultraviolence'

    Following the slow burn success of 2012's Born to Die album, Lana Del Rey became a white-hot singer-songwriter in the U.S. Her grueling path to prominence came with a few bumps in the road and heavy media scrutiny. Now teamed up with The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach, she returned on Tuesday (June 1...
  • Celine Dion extends Las Vegas residency with New Year's Eve show and 2015 dates

    Celine Dion extends Las Vegas residency with New Year's Eve show and 2015 dates

    Celine Dion has added a new string of dates to her second record-breaking residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. The five-time Grammy winner's latest extension will push her ongoing run at The Colosseum into 2015. According to a news release posted June 17 courtesy of Pollstar...
  • Chromeo invest in new airline: Fly the funky skies

    Chromeo invest in new airline: Fly the funky skies

    Thanks to David Macklovitch and Patrick Gemayel, no one ever has to wonder what successful artists do for an encore after they’ve mastered the music industry. The Canadian electro-funk duo – better known as Chromeo’s Dave 1 and P-Thugg – announced their partnership with fledgling airline Mallard Air...
  • Phantogram lend ‘Voices’ to fall tour

    Phantogram lend ‘Voices’ to fall tour

    It isn’t often that artists are described as “universally acclaimed” – mainly because those pesky Alpha Centaurians always seem to be miffed at being left off of everyone’s world tours. But when even the musically inclined starmen get behind a celebrated duo – someone like Phantogram’s Sarah...
  • Wilson Phillips breaks out of family shadow to achieve huge success

    Wilson Phillips breaks out of family shadow to achieve huge success

    It is not as easy for second generation stars to make it in the music business as it is in other areas of entertainment. For every Hank Williams Jr. there is a group like Nelson. However, even rarer is the case of Wilson Phillips, which is not just one second generation star but an entire group of...
  • Swedish duo Icona Pop will keep you dancing 'All Night'

    Swedish duo Icona Pop will keep you dancing 'All Night'

    When Caroline Hjelt and Aino Jawo first met at a house party in 2009, it was like love at first sight. The Swedish DJ duo that comprise Icona Pop instantly hit it off, forming a strong bond through their shared love of music and dancing the night away. The day after that fateful party, Caroline...
  • Porter Robinson paints the town in glitches with 'Lionhearted' music video

    Porter Robinson paints the town in glitches with 'Lionhearted' music video

    DJ Porter Robinson premiered the music video for his single "Lionhearted" on Tuesday (June 17). In the glitch-filled clip, Robinson and a group of Japanese girls trash a city with color and style. "Lionhearted" is the latest single from Robinson's forthcoming album Worlds. It follows the previous...
  • Crosby Loggins follows his own path to success

    Crosby Loggins follows his own path to success

    Crosby Loggins may have enjoyed the benefits of growing up surrounded by music celebrities, but the eldest son of Grammy-Award winning singer-songwriter Kenny Loggins has taken his own path to music success. Loggins' 2009 debut solo effort Time to Move attempts to demonstrate his own unique talents...
  • 52 artists in 52 weeks: Seattle’s Whitney Lyman releases ‘Laser Beam’

    52 artists in 52 weeks: Seattle’s Whitney Lyman releases ‘Laser Beam’

    The first single off London Tone Music’s 52x52 campaign plays as an entire album. Credit Seattle’s Whitney Lyman for the multi-fusion release, "Laser Beam" receiving plenty of online airplay since coming out on May 30, 2014. The campaign of the new record label is the brainchild of Seattle’s London...
  • From YouTube to 'The Voice,' Christina Grimmie takes it all by storm

    From YouTube to 'The Voice,' Christina Grimmie takes it all by storm

    Christina Grimmie has yet to meet a format she doesn't like. After achieving YouTube fame under the handle "zeldaxlove64," the 20-year-old pop singer from New Jersey breezed onto NBC's "The Voice" in season six and was considered a favorite to win it all on her way to a third-place finish. Whether...
  • Something isn't always wrong when Toad the Wet Sprocket is on stage

    Something isn't always wrong when Toad the Wet Sprocket is on stage

    When it comes to hearing the sounds of the '90s, Toad the Wet Sprocket is one of the first names that will pop into the minds of many. Throughout that decade, they not only released four huge albums, but were a big part of pop culture in ways that so many bands only wished they could have been back...
  • Why Adam Lambert is the perfect Freddie Mercury stand-in for Queen's tour

    Why Adam Lambert is the perfect Freddie Mercury stand-in for Queen's tour

    Pop-rocker Adam Lambert will join forces with Queen this Thursday for the legendary rock group's upcoming tour. The decision for Lambert to fill in the late Freddie Mercury's shoes on the road had actually been one in the making. The connection between the two acts goes all the way back to Lambert's...
  • 'Weird Al' to release new album, Iggy Azalea parody, star-studded music video

    'Weird Al' to release new album, Iggy Azalea parody, star-studded music video

    Big news for those into music and comedy: The prince of pop music parody, “Weird Al” Yankovic, is set to issue his 14th studio album. Mandatory Fun will hit stores on July 15, Yankovic revealed via Twitter, and its lead single and video will be a send-up of an Iggy Azalea track, most likely her #...
  • Complete guide to the must-see artists at the 2014 Firefly Music Festival

    Complete guide to the must-see artists at the 2014 Firefly Music Festival

    This weekend’s Firefly Music Festival at the Woodlands in Dover, DE, boasts one of the summer’s most impressive festival lineups. We’ve made things easy for you by spotlighting five headliners, five mid-tier acts, and five lesser-known bands that are worth seeking out during the event, which runs...
  • Listen: Maroon 5 returns to a rockier sound on new single 'Maps'

    Listen: Maroon 5 returns to a rockier sound on new single 'Maps'

    Pop-rock group Maroon 5 premiered the new single "Maps" on Monday (June 16). The band leaves behind the electronic sounds of 2012's Overexposed album for something more rock-leaning on this latest release. "Maps" is the first single from Maroon 5's forthcoming album V. Frontman Adam Levine penned...
  • Turn off the radio and go see the awesomeness of Cowboy Mouth live

    Turn off the radio and go see the awesomeness of Cowboy Mouth live

    For an evening of entertainment that will have you exhausted in a big-time way by the time all is said and done, you've got to get tickets to Cowboy Mouth. For almost 25 years, the band from New Orleans has been jamming out to audiences around the world and they are one of the most entertaining live...
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