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Sprint Buys 33 Percent Of Jay Z's Tidal

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:00:40 PST

Jay Z's streaming service Tidal, and telecommunications company Sprint entered into a new partnership today that will provide 45 million Sprint users with access to Tidal along with exclusive content from the platform. Sprint paid approximately $200 million for their share in Tidal, and in turn have


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Watch Ed Sheeran's New Video: "Castle On The Hill"

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:56:51 PST

Ed Sheeran has unveiled the official video for his single "Castle On The Hill". Shot in his hometown of Framlingham in Suffolk, England, and directed by George Belfield, the coming-of-age video shows what looks to be a young Sheeran growing up in the green fields of Suffolk and is a perfect


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Chance The Rapper & Frank Ocean Headlining 2017 Sasquatch Festival

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:40:02 PST

Chance the Rapper and Frank Ocean will headline 2017's Sasquatch Festival, along with Twenty One Pilots. The festival is set to take place over Memorial Day weekend, May 26th through 28th, at the Gorge in Quincy, WA. Tickets for Sasquatch go on sale via the festival's website on Saturday, January


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A Valley Son Share Musical Memories

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:34:57 PST

A Valley Son, lead by songwriter Trey Powell, is a band that reflects their home base of New York City. A band of southern transplants that grew up on Motown and Stax tunes, with a gospel drummer turned bassist, it makes sense that they'd find themselves creating southern gothic tunes infused with


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Is Kanye West Ready To Resurrect Cancelled ‘Saint Pablo’ Tour?

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:20:04 PST

According to reports, Kanye West is ready to resurrect his cancelled 'Saint Pablo' tour — suggesting that the rapper will fulfill his touring obligations in the UK and Europe later this year. Back in November 2016 after a string of unusually erratic speeches during his shows, West was


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Jaki Liebezeit - Drummer & Founding Member Of Can has Died, Aged 78

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:12:26 PST

Drummer and founding member of Can, Jaki Liebezeit, has died at the age of 78. Liebezeit passed away in his sleep after succumbing to a sudden case of pneumonia. Fans were notified of his death via a statement posted on Can's official Facebook page. Trained as a jazz drummer, Liebezeit got his break


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Chandler Travis Talks "Waving Kissyhead, Vol. 2 & 1"

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:01:58 PST

Chandler Travis, of Chandler Travis Philharmonic is a colorful gentleman. He knows melody, he knows music, he swaggers with a kind of surrealism while his lyrics are laced with a human scale of understanding that can bring, sometimes, a tear to the eye. Gospel music for atheists that knows it's


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J. Cole, Maggie Rogers, Spoon Lead Top Songs Of The Week - January 20

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:41:39 PST

The year in music is finally moving ahead at full steam, and this week keeps shoveling coal in the furnace with some fiery new songs. One of biggest names to appear last year didn't even drop an album, but Maggie Rogers is changing all that this February with her debut EP, and this we unveiled


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Green Day, Young Thug & Okkervil River Feature In Top Music Videos Of The Week - January 20

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:23:54 PST

It was quite the week for new music videos with artists from all over the music map unveiling new pieces of eye candy to expand upon their new songs. Okkervil River frontman Will Sheff directed the band's newest video for "Mary On a Wave", which features a heavy handed message via a little boy


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AFI, Cherry Glazerr & Foxygen Lead Albums Of The Week - January 20

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:06:26 PST

Another week of album releases and another week of contrasting artists, each offering their quality to the world of noisy art. We have explosive rock in the shape of AFI, polished pop in the shape of Austra, something of an indie strut with Foxygen and an album of existential beauty from Kid Koala.


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Kanye West Snubbed By Trump’s Inauguration Because He’s Not “Traditionally American”

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:12:28 PST

President elect, Donald Trump will be inaugurated tomorrow, January 20th 2017 — making him the 45th president in the history of the country. It's safe to say that Mr. Trump is one of the most divisive candidates in American history, and whilst he has been met with broad condemnation, he has


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Paul McCartney Suing Sony Over Beatles Music

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:08:08 PST

Paul McCartney has filed a federal lawsuit against Sony/ATV, claiming ownership to songs he wrote with the Beatles. A representative for McCartney said that the paperwork, filed in a U.S. District Court in New York, is meant "to confirm his ownership" of his songs "which are granted to him by US


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Bruce Springsteen Played White House Show For Obama Staff

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:48:09 PST

On January 12th, Bruce Springsteen played a secret show at the White House for Obama's staff. The 15-song set took place in front of approximately 250 staffers in the White House's East Room. Springsteen was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in that very room two months prior. The set was


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Listen To Gorillaz New Track “Hallelujah Money”

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:40:53 PST

Gorillaz have released the first song from their new record and it's an anti-Trump track titled "Hallelujah Money" featuring Mercury Prize winner Benjamin Clementine. It's the first new material released by the band in six years. The accompanying music videos features Clementine crooning the


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Grateful Dead Documentary From Martin Scorcese Outlined By Amazon

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:23:24 PST

Martin Scorsese first announced his intention to produce an official Grateful Dead documentary two years ago. Today it has been confirmed that the film, entitled "Long Strange Trip" will be shared on Amazon Prime Video in May of this year. The six-part documentary, directed by Amir Bar-Lev will be


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AFI Talk "The Blood Album"

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:45:28 PST

AFI are on the brink of releasing the tenth studio album in their 15 year career. The Blood Album represents a step forward in the evolution of the band. These tracks present a broad vision of the band's ambition, but at their center is a constant heart that retains the kind of integrity the


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Metallica, John Legend, Carrie Underwood Set To Perform At Grammys

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:50:32 PST

The Recording Academy has announced Metallica, John Legend, Carrie Underwood, and Keith Urban will all perform at this year's GRAMMY Awards. Metallica promised it has "something very unique and special planned for this celebratory night," but refrained from going into further details. The band


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Free Music Download: Vic Chesnutt's "The New West + Texas Hotel Catalog"

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:45:14 PST

Vic Chesnutt is one of those inarguably classy artists; admired by peers, and beloved by fans, for the body of work he produced that spoke as much to his sense of purpose as it did the landscape from which it arose. This week we're checking out a free download of Vic Chesnutt's The New West + Texas


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William Onyeabor, Cult Funk Musician Has Died, Aged 70

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:38:09 PST

Nigerian cult funk artist William Onyeabor, has passed away at the age of 70. News of his death reached fans via his label, Luaka Bop, via a statement on his Facebook page: "It is with incredibly heavy hearts that we have to announce that the great Nigerian business leader and mythic music pioneer


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Watch Conor Oberst New Video "A Little Uncanny" From New Album "Salutations"

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:29:19 PST

Conor Oberst has just announced a new album, Salutations, slated for release on March 17th via Nonesuch Records. The record will feature guest contributions from a host of artists, including Jim James, Blake Mills, Maria Taylor, M Ward, Gillian Welch, Gus Seyffert, Pearl Charles, Nathaniel Walcott,


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