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  • Barack and Michelle Obama Remember Frankie Knuckles
    Barack and Michelle Obama Remember Frankie … Rolling Stone - 10 hours ago

    President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have shared a letter offering their thoughts and prayers to the friends and family of Chicago house pioneer Frankie Knuckles, … More »Barack and Michelle Obama Remember Frankie …

    Barack and Michelle Obama Remember Frankie Knuckles

    President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have shared a letter offering their thoughts and prayers to the friends and family of Chicago house pioneer Frankie Knuckles, who died earlier this month, FAC[...]

  • Country Hall of Fame Taps Ronnie Milsap, Mac Wiseman, Hank Cochran
    Country Hall of Fame Taps Ronnie Milsap, … Rolling Stone - 11 hours ago

    Ronnie Milsap, Mac Wiseman and the late Hank Cochran will receive country music's highest honor later this year: induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame. The … More »Country Hall of Fame Taps Ronnie Milsap, …

    Country Hall of Fame Taps Ronnie Milsap, Mac Wiseman, Hank Cochran

    Ronnie Milsap, Mac Wiseman and the late Hank Cochran will receive country music's highest honor later this year: induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame. The 2014 honorees were announced Tuesday[...]

  • Courtney Love Knows 'You Know My … Rolling Stone - 11 hours ago

    Courtney Love won't release her double A-side single, "You Know My Name"/"Wedding Day" until May 4th, but the vicious, chugging "You Know … More »Courtney Love Knows 'You Know My …

    Courtney Love won't release her double A-side single, "You Know My Name"/"Wedding Day" until May 4th, but the vicious, chugging "You Know My Name" has already premiered on Steve Lamacq's BBC Radio 6 s[...]

  • Watch Young the Giant Perform Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
    Watch Young the Giant Perform Live at … Rolling Stone - 11 hours ago

    For their latest album Mind Over Matter, Young the Giant told us they were demonstrating "democracy at work." "Sometimes you can think about higher things … More »Watch Young the Giant Perform Live at …

    Watch Young the Giant Perform Live at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

    For their latest album Mind Over Matter, Young the Giant told us they were demonstrating "democracy at work." "Sometimes you can think about higher things and the social implications of what you're do[...]

  • Electric Zoo Returns with Increased Security, Health Measures
    Electric Zoo Returns with Increased … Rolling Stone - 12 hours ago

    EDM festival Electric Zoo will return to New York City's Randall's Island this summer with increased security and health measures following the drug-related deaths … More »Electric Zoo Returns with Increased …

    Electric Zoo Returns with Increased Security, Health Measures

    EDM festival Electric Zoo will return to New York City's Randall's Island this summer with increased security and health measures following the drug-related deaths of two attendees last year. The 50 [...]

  • Lorde Cancels Eight Tour Dates Due to Health
    Lorde Cancels Eight Tour Dates Due to … Rolling Stone - 14 hours ago

    Lorde has canceled an eight-date Australian tour after coming down with "a nasty chest infection" and "general ill health," the budding pop star wrote … More »Lorde Cancels Eight Tour Dates Due to …

    Lorde Cancels Eight Tour Dates Due to Health

    Lorde has canceled an eight-date Australian tour after coming down with "a nasty chest infection" and "general ill health," the budding pop star wrote on Twitter. Find Out Where Lorde's 'Pure Heroine[...]

  • Ronnie Milsap performs during the CMA Music Festival in Nashville
    Milsap, Wiseman, Cochran get call from … Reuters - 14 hours ago

    (Reuters) - Ronnie Milsap, who scored a handful of crossover hits in the 1970s and 1980s, bluegrass singer Mac Wiseman and songwriter Hank Cochran are this year's inductees … More »Milsap, Wiseman, Cochran get call from …

    Ronnie Milsap performs during the CMA Music Festival in Nashville

    (Reuters) - Ronnie Milsap, who scored a handful of crossover hits in the 1970s and 1980s, bluegrass singer Mac Wiseman and songwriter Hank Cochran are this year's inductees into the County Music Hall of Fame, the Country Music Association said on Tuesday. Milsap, the singer of hits such as 1977's "It Was Almost Like a …

  • Boy George Unveils New 'Feel the Vibration' Remixes - Premiere
    Boy George Unveils New 'Feel the … Rolling Stone - 16 hours ago

    For the past 25 years, former Culture Club frontman Boy George has embraced dance culture and embarked on a second career as an in-demand DJ. So it's fitting that … More »Boy George Unveils New 'Feel the …

    Boy George Unveils New 'Feel the Vibration' Remixes - Premiere

    For the past 25 years, former Culture Club frontman Boy George has embraced dance culture and embarked on a second career as an in-demand DJ. So it's fitting that for his latest album, 2013's This Is [...]

  • FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2009, file photo, acclaimed Broadway composer Stephen Schwartz is seen in Santa Barbara, Calif. Schwartz is asking musical theater fans to stop illegally downloading sheet music from any of his shows The award-winning composer of the Broadway smash, “Wicked,” wants people to know that it’s stealing. (AP Photo/Michael A. Mariant, File)
    Stephen Schwartz, others stand with … The Canadian Press - 16 hours ago

    NEW YORK, N.Y. - By now, some young musical theatre fans have received an email from Stephen Schwartz asking them to stop illegally downloading sheet music from any of … More »Stephen Schwartz, others stand with …

    FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2009, file photo, acclaimed Broadway composer Stephen Schwartz is seen in Santa Barbara, Calif. Schwartz is asking musical theater fans to stop illegally downloading sheet music from any of his shows The award-winning composer of the Broadway smash, “Wicked,” wants people to know that it’s stealing. (AP Photo/Michael A. Mariant, File)

    NEW YORK, N.Y. - By now, some young musical theatre fans have received an email from Stephen Schwartz asking them to stop illegally downloading sheet music from any of his shows. "You wouldn't walk into a music store and walk out with a piece of music under your arm. So why would it be acceptable to do it online," Schwartz …

  • Run the Jewels in the Studio with Zack de la Rocha, Travis Barker
    Run the Jewels in the Studio with Zack … Rolling Stone - 16 hours ago

    Rappers, and best bros, El-P and Killer Mike are already at work on the follow-up to their 2013 collaborative album Run the Jewels, and based on a few new Instagram photos, … More »Run the Jewels in the Studio with Zack …

    Run the Jewels in the Studio with Zack de la Rocha, Travis Barker

    Rappers, and best bros, El-P and Killer Mike are already at work on the follow-up to their 2013 collaborative album Run the Jewels, and based on a few new Instagram photos, the guest list may inc[...]

  • Damon Albarn Shares the Stories Behind His Revealing Solo LP
    Damon Albarn Shares the Stories Behind … Rolling Stone - 17 hours ago

    Next week, Damon Albarn will release Everyday Robots – his first-ever solo album after more than 20 years as the leader of Blur, Gorillaz and too many one-off supergroups … More »Damon Albarn Shares the Stories Behind …

    Damon Albarn Shares the Stories Behind His Revealing Solo LP

    Next week, Damon Albarn will release Everyday Robots – his first-ever solo album after more than 20 years as the leader of Blur, Gorillaz and too many one-off supergroups to list concisely. It's[...]

  • This week's top selling songs and albums … The Canadian Press - 18 hours ago

    iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending April 21, 2014: More »This week's top selling songs and albums …

    iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending April 21, 2014:

  • Hear Eli 'Paperboy' Reed's 'Nights Like This' - Album Premiere
    Hear Eli 'Paperboy' Reed's … Rolling Stone - 18 hours ago

    Boston-born, Brooklyn-based soul singer Eli "Paperboy" Reed cut his chops in Southern juke joints and Chicago gospel choirs, waiting side-stage in Mississippi … More »Hear Eli 'Paperboy' Reed's …

    Hear Eli 'Paperboy' Reed's 'Nights Like This' - Album Premiere

    Boston-born, Brooklyn-based soul singer Eli "Paperboy" Reed cut his chops in Southern juke joints and Chicago gospel choirs, waiting side-stage in Mississippi clubs for a chance to sing between a[...]

  • Eminem, Outkast, Pearl Jam, Skrillex … The Canadian Press - 19 hours ago

    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Eminem and Outkast are headlining another music festival. More »Eminem, Outkast, Pearl Jam, Skrillex …

    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Eminem and Outkast are headlining another music festival.

  • Ronnie Milsap, left, Mac Wiseman, center, and Suzi Cochran, widow of the late songwriter Hank Cochran, pose in the Country Music Hall of Fame after Milsap, WIseman and Hank Cochran were introduced as the new inductees Tuesday, April 22, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
    Ronnie Milsap, Mac Wiseman, Hank Cochran … The Canadian Press - 19 hours ago

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Ronnie Milsap, Mac Wiseman and the late Hank Cochran are the newest members of the Country Music Hall of Fame. The 2014 induction class was introduced … More »Ronnie Milsap, Mac Wiseman, Hank Cochran …

    Ronnie Milsap, left, Mac Wiseman, center, and Suzi Cochran, widow of the late songwriter Hank Cochran, pose in the Country Music Hall of Fame after Milsap, WIseman and Hank Cochran were introduced as the new inductees Tuesday, April 22, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Ronnie Milsap, Mac Wiseman and the late Hank Cochran are the newest members of the Country Music Hall of Fame. The 2014 induction class was introduced by Kix Brooks during a news conference Tuesday at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. "I anticipated and hoped for it a long time," Wiseman said …

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