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  • Kris Kristofferson, Lady Antebellum, Jason Isbell Team for 'Skyville Live'
    Kris Kristofferson, Lady Antebellum, … Rolling Stone - 3 hours ago

    Kris Kristofferson, Lady Antebellum and Jason Isbell are set to perform April 7th on the next edition of Skyville Live, which will stream exclusively online at SkyvilleLive.com. … More »Kris Kristofferson, Lady Antebellum, …

    Kris Kristofferson, Lady Antebellum, Jason Isbell Team for 'Skyville Live'

    Kris Kristofferson, Lady Antebellum and Jason Isbell are set to perform April 7th on the next edition of Skyville Live, which will stream exclusively online at SkyvilleLive.com. The innovative concert series debuted in January with a special show featuring Martina McBride, Gladys Knight and British R&B songstress Estelle. Lady …

  • Method Man on Secret Wu-Tang Release: 'F--k That Album'
    Method Man on Secret Wu-Tang Release: … Rolling Stone - 3 hours ago

    Method Man is not amused with producer Cilvaringz's claim that the copyright for Wu-Tang Clan's single-copy album, The Wu: Once Upon a Time in Shaolin, would … More »Method Man on Secret Wu-Tang Release: …

    Method Man on Secret Wu-Tang Release: 'F--k That Album'

    Method Man is not amused with producer Cilvaringz's claim that the copyright for Wu-Tang Clan's single-copy album, The Wu: Once Upon a Time in Shaolin, would prevent its buyer from sharing and profiting on its content for 88 years. "I'm tired of this shit and I know everybody else is tired...

  • Nirvana rocker Kurt Cobain's childhood … Reuters - 4 hours ago

    Nirvana singer Kurt Cobain's childhood home in Washington state is on sale for $400,000, complete with drawings he made on the bedroom wall, a realtor said on Wednesday. … More »Nirvana rocker Kurt Cobain's childhood …

    Nirvana singer Kurt Cobain's childhood home in Washington state is on sale for $400,000, complete with drawings he made on the bedroom wall, a realtor said on Wednesday. Cobain rose to fame as the lead singer and songwriter of Nirvana, arguably the defining band of the grunge era that dominated rock music, and elements …

  • On the Charts: Big Sean 'Blessed' to Be Number One
    On the Charts: Big Sean 'Blessed' … Rolling Stone - 5 hours ago

    On the strength of smash singles "I Don't Fuck With You" and "Blessings," Big Sean's Dark Sky Paradise soared to the top of the Billboard … More »On the Charts: Big Sean 'Blessed' …

    On the Charts: Big Sean 'Blessed' to Be Number One

    On the strength of smash singles "I Don't Fuck With You" and "Blessings," Big Sean's Dark Sky Paradise soared to the top of the Billboard 200, giving the Detroit rapper his first Number One album. "Thank u guys for an amazing week and giving me my 1st #1 album," the rapper...

  • Travis Barker to Tom DeLonge: 'Just Man Up and Quit' Blink-182
    Travis Barker to Tom DeLonge: 'Just … Rolling Stone - 6 hours ago

    In just over two weeks, Blink-182 will perform their first show without longtime guitarist Tom DeLonge at drummer Travis Barker's Musink festival in Orange County, … More »Travis Barker to Tom DeLonge: 'Just …

    Travis Barker to Tom DeLonge: 'Just Man Up and Quit' Blink-182

    In just over two weeks, Blink-182 will perform their first show without longtime guitarist Tom DeLonge at drummer Travis Barker's Musink festival in Orange County, California. The gig, which will instead feature Alkaline Trio's Matt Skiba on guitar, will be the culmination of an acrimonious and public rift between …

  • FILE - In this Aug. 20, 2014 file photo, Shania Twain performs at the PEI 2014 Founders Week Concert at the Charlottetown Event Grounds in Charlottetown, Canada. Twain announced Wednesday, March 4, 2015, that she would kick off her Rock This Country Tour on June 5 in Seattle. She will perform 48 shows and wrap the tour on Aug. 23 in Fresno, Calif. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Andrew Vaughan, File)
    After Las Vegas residencies, Shania … The Canadian Press - 7 hours ago

    Twain announced Wednesday that she would kick off her Rock This Country Tour on June 5 in Seattle. It is her first North American tour in over a decade. Twain will … More »After Las Vegas residencies, Shania …

    FILE - In this Aug. 20, 2014 file photo, Shania Twain performs at the PEI 2014 Founders Week Concert at the Charlottetown Event Grounds in Charlottetown, Canada. Twain announced Wednesday, March 4, 2015, that she would kick off her Rock This Country Tour on June 5 in Seattle. She will perform 48 shows and wrap the tour on Aug. 23 in Fresno, Calif. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Andrew Vaughan, File)

    Twain announced Wednesday that she would kick off her Rock This Country Tour on June 5 in Seattle. It is her first North American tour in over a decade. Twain will perform in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago. Twain completed a two-year residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.

  • Jay Z Blocked in Bid for Swedish Hi-Fi Streaming Company
    Jay Z Blocked in Bid for Swedish Hi-Fi … Rolling Stone - 8 hours ago

    Jay Z's plan to revolutionize the streaming industry has hit a snag. In January, the rapper put in a $56 million offer to buy Aspiro, the Swedish company which controls … More »Jay Z Blocked in Bid for Swedish Hi-Fi …

    Jay Z Blocked in Bid for Swedish Hi-Fi Streaming Company

    Jay Z's plan to revolutionize the streaming industry has hit a snag. In January, the rapper put in a $56 million offer to buy Aspiro, the Swedish company which controls high-quality streaming services WiMP and TIDAL. But that bid has been blocked by Aspiro's minority shareholders, according to Swedish newspaper …

  • 2 of singer Glen Campbell's children … The Canadian Press - 8 hours ago

    Singer Glen Campbell's two oldest children are attempting to wrest control of his medical and financial decisions away from his wife of 32 years, Kim Campbell. Debby … More »2 of singer Glen Campbell's children …

    Singer Glen Campbell's two oldest children are attempting to wrest control of his medical and financial decisions away from his wife of 32 years, Kim Campbell. Debby Campbell-Cloyd and Travis Campbell claim that Kim Campbell is keeping their father "secluded from the rest of the family" which has been "prohibited from …

  • CMA Music Festival 2015 Announces Headliners
    CMA Music Festival 2015 Announces H … Rolling Stone - 10 hours ago

    Every summer, the CMA Music Festival takes over the clubs, conference halls and NFL football stadiums of downtown Nashville. It's like country music's own version … More »CMA Music Festival 2015 Announces H …

    CMA Music Festival 2015 Announces Headliners

    Every summer, the CMA Music Festival takes over the clubs, conference halls and NFL football stadiums of downtown Nashville. It's like country music's own version of South by Southwest, with less BBQ buffets and more pedal steel guitar rigs.  Some of the best moments occur during the off-hours, like the time.. …

  • Shania Twain Announces Final Tour
    Shania Twain Announces Final Tour Rolling Stone - 11 hours ago

    Shania Twain is returning to the road. This morning, the woman behind the bestselling country album of all time, 1997's Come on Over, announced a 48-city summer tour. … More »Shania Twain Announces Final Tour

    Shania Twain Announces Final Tour

    Shania Twain is returning to the road. This morning, the woman behind the bestselling country album of all time, 1997's Come on Over, announced a 48-city summer tour. But the Rock This Country Tour, her first in more than 10 years, will also be her last. The singer told Good...

  • Janelle Monae Playing Education Rally to Support New York Children
    Janelle Monae Playing Education Rally … Rolling Stone - Tue, 3 Mar, 2015 4:24 PM EST

    Janelle Monae will perform a free public concert in Albany, New York on Wednesday, March 4th, as part of a rally hosted by Don't Steal Possible, a campaign organized … More »Janelle Monae Playing Education Rally …

    Janelle Monae Playing Education Rally to Support New York Children

    Janelle Monae will perform a free public concert in Albany, New York on Wednesday, March 4th, as part of a rally hosted by Don't Steal Possible, a campaign organized by Families for Excellent Schools that aims to help hundreds of thousands of children in some of New York's lowest-rated schools. The rally is expected …

  • Bob Dylan Has Recorded Another Album of Frank Sinatra Songs
    Bob Dylan Has Recorded Another Album … Rolling Stone - Tue, 3 Mar, 2015 2:33 PM EST

    Occasional Bob Dylan collaborator Daniel Lanois has revealed that the singer-songwriter's venture into standards might not be limited to last month's Shadows … More »Bob Dylan Has Recorded Another Album …

    Bob Dylan Has Recorded Another Album of Frank Sinatra Songs

    Occasional Bob Dylan collaborator Daniel Lanois has revealed that the singer-songwriter's venture into standards might not be limited to last month's Shadows in the Night. "He came to my house eight or six months ago and spent a few hours," the producer said in a recent interview with The Vancouver...

  • Brian Wilson Tribute Concert Planned for Los Angeles
    Brian Wilson Tribute Concert Planned … Rolling Stone - Tue, 3 Mar, 2015 2:08 PM EST

    Beach Boys singer-songwriter Brian Wilson will be the subject of a tribute concert in Los Angeles at the end of the month in anticipation of his upcoming new solo album, … More »Brian Wilson Tribute Concert Planned …

    Brian Wilson Tribute Concert Planned for Los Angeles

    Beach Boys singer-songwriter Brian Wilson will be the subject of a tribute concert in Los Angeles at the end of the month in anticipation of his upcoming new solo album, No Pier Pressure. The show – officially titled "Brian Fest: A Night to Celebrate the Music of Brian Wilson" –...

  • Spotify's Top 10 most streamed  … The Canadian Press - Tue, 3 Mar, 2015 12:17 PM EST

    The following list represents the most streamed tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, … More »Spotify's Top 10 most streamed  …

    The following list represents the most streamed tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, Feb. 23 to Sunday, March 2 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify.

  • Conductor Simon Rattle takes part in the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium
    Conductor Rattle heads to London, wants … Reuters - Tue, 3 Mar, 2015 10:15 AM EST

    By Michael Roddy LONDON (Reuters) - International conducting star Simon Rattle said he hoped to make the concert experience more theatrical to attract younger audiences, … More »Conductor Rattle heads to London, wants …

    Conductor Simon Rattle takes part in the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium

    By Michael Roddy LONDON (Reuters) - International conducting star Simon Rattle said he hoped to make the concert experience more theatrical to attract younger audiences, as the London Symphony Orchestra announced on Tuesday he would become its fulltime music director in 2017. Rattle, 60, who will combine his new job with …

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