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Property Feud Between Robbie Williams and Jimmy Page Continues

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:44:15 PST

According to the NME, English pop singer Robbie Williams says that relations between himself and Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page are "frosty" after Williams' plans to renovate his London home, contested by next-door neighbor Page, were approved by the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea


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Don Henley Claims The Eagles Could Reform

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:36:09 PST

According to Classic Rock Magazine, Don Henley has said that there is a chance that The Eagles could reform, despite the fact that co-founder Glenn Frey died in January. Though Henley described the tribute that the band performed at the Grammy's earlier this year as their "final farewell," he seems


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Jay Z Wins Roc-A-Fella Logo Copyright Lawsuit

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:29:10 PST

Reuters reports that a federal judge dismissed a $7 million lawsuit against Jay Z and his former label partners that accused them of breach of contract and copyright infringement over the logo for Roc-A-Fella Records. Designer Dwayne Walker filed the suit in 2012. His claim stated that he created


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Madonna & Sia Weigh In On Monday’s Presidential Debate

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:21:21 PST

Following on from Tuesday's story, when the likes of Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, Cher and the Arcade Fire's Win Butler had their say on the Presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, more musicians have had their say. Katy Perry was as good as her word when she promised to vote naked


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Kenny Rogers Will Retire Following 2017 Tour

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:12:54 PST

Kenny Rogers has announced his intention to retire next year. Rogers' who is 78 has had a career that has spanned seven decades. On a recent conference call with members of the press the iconic country star explained "I've done everything I set out to do." adding, "Every goal I've set, I've done


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Pixies Talk "Head Carrier"

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:04:58 PST

Pixies are gearing up to release their sixth studio LP Head Carrier and first with new bassist Paz Lenchantin. It's their first step forward in this new formation of the band, and one that Paz says has been like "a family since day one." Pixies, however, are not looking to get away from what made


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Vic Mensa Talks About Police Brutality Experiences

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:41:45 PST

According to Rolling Stone, rapper Vic Mensa recently did an interview for Vevo's "Why I Vote" campaign, and the 22-year-old discussed his passion for social justice and political activism. "All my earliest memories with police officers are like, 'Hey, get your f***ing hands out that hoodie before I


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Drake’s “Views” Is The First Album To Hit 1 Billion Apple Music Streams

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:00:29 PST

Drake is an artist who continues to break commercial records. The rapper's album Views is spending another week at the top of the Billboard 200, totalling 13 weeks in the top slot. Further to his chart-topping success Views has hit another milestone - it is the first album to surpass 1 billion


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Against Me Singer "Misgendered" By Rolling Stone Says Ex-Wife

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:29:58 PST

According to the NME, the ex-wife of Against Me! singer Laura Jane Grace has accused Rolling Stone of "misgendering" her in an article, and publishing uncensored photos of the singer topless. The NME said, "Artist Heather Hannoura split from Grace in 2013, but not for reasons relating to the singer


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Musicians React To First Presidential Debate

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:20:20 PST

Following the Presidential debate on Monday evening, big-name musicians took to social media to express their opinions, with the NME reporting that Katy Perry said she would be voting for Hillary Clinton naked. The singer posted a blurred naked picture on Instagram, with the words, "Katy Perry votes


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The Stone Roses Announce Shows For 2017

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:11:57 PST

The Stone Roses have confirmed a string of live dates for the end of the year, with a handful of dates to be played in the UK in 2017. The Manchester/Madchester veterans will be playing three nights at the Sydney Opera House Concert Hall in Sydney, Australia on December 12, 13 and 14. In June 2017


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AlunaGeorge Discuss "I Remember"

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:34:36 PST

The duo of Aluna Francis and George Reid have been having a sweet run of success as AlunaGeorge, the electro pop project that extends beyond genre. A string of sizzling videos, and sharing the stage with Katy Perry on recent tour have built momentum toward the release of their new full length album


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Ed Sheeran Gives Grammys Suit To Charity Store

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:09:17 PST

According to the NME, singer/songwriter Ed Sheeran recently donated 12 bags of his clothes to a charity shop in his hometown of Framlingham, Suffolk. While that may not particularly interesting in itself, the bags contained the suits that Sheeran wore to the Grammys and the Brit Awards. The bag also


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Lil' Wayne Says He Officiated A Same-Sex Marriage At Rikers Prison

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:01:33 PST

Lil' Wayne is preparing to release his memoir, Gone 'Til November, which was penned during his time spent in Rikers Island prison. In 2010 the rapper served time incarcerated in the infamous penitentiary on gun charges. During his time at Rikers Wayne claims to have officiated a gay wedding for two


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RIP Jean Shepard And Buckwheat Zydeco

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:35:22 PST

The music world lost two more beloved artists over the weekend, with the passing of country icon Jean Shepard and zydeco pioneer Stanley "Buckwheat" Dural Jr. Shepard died on Sunday at the age of 82. According to Rolling Stone, "Shepard was discovered at 14 by country star Hank Thompson and brought


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Staind Frontman Aaron Lewis Wants NFL's Kaepernick To Be Fined

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:02:11 PST

Staind frontman Aaron Lewis wants NFL's Colin Kaepernick to be fined for refusing to stand during national anthem. In protest at the way African-Americans are treated by law enforcement and the wider community the San Francisco 49'ers quarterback has been sitting or kneeling during the national


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Justin Vernon Calls Out Beyonce, Gets Called Out By Robin Pecknold

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:55:38 PST

In a recent interview with The Guardian, Bon Iver frontman Justin Vernon made strong comments about his distaste for musicians who enjoy being famous, pointing a sharp finger at R&B star Beyonce. "You can never be self-righteous, but it's okay to be a little righteous," he says in the interview.


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Of Mice And Men Discuss "Cold World"

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:33:03 PST

Of Mice & Men have just released their fourth full length studio album. The bleakly-titled Cold World balances the internal and external landscapes of principle songwriter Austin Carlile, against the band's ensemble approach to writing music. The result is a matured vision of confusion, anger and


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Peter Gabriel, Lady Gaga, Kings of Leon Soar In Top Music Videos Of The Week - September 17-23

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:52:01 PST

Whether or not you like Lady Gaga, you can be sure that, when she drops a new video, it's going to be worth looking at. By now, we know that this is an artist who loves to make a statement visually, someone who takes the medium of the music video intensely seriously and will make sure we see


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Eminem, Leonard Cohen, Green Day Shine In Top Songs of the week - September 17-23

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:30:55 PST

Frankly, we were spoiled with new song releases this week. Amon Amarth's "Raise Your Horns" saw the metal band pull in friends like King Diamond and Zakk Wylde, plus members of Slayer, Machine Head, Anthrax, Megadeth and Disturbed for a true metal mash-up-mosh. Meanwhile, a lost Temple of the Dog


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