Eliminated 'Voice' contestant Kat Robichaud: Show should be about more than vocals + MORE Nov 21st


Today’s News & Buzz


Latest News & Posts
music news

Elan Barnehama: Reflecting on George Harrison's Death: A Visit to Ground Zero During Thanksgiving 2001 + MORE Nov 27th

Since September 11, I have often turned to music to remind me of what is important. I am inspired by new bands that do their part to promote community and compassion over consumption. Read more: Firefighters, Police, George Harrison, September 11, 9/11, Thanksgiving, Normandy, Music, Pe.... More »

BIGSOUND first round speakers announced + MORE

The organisers of BIGSOUND have thrown a curve-ball of sorts, by announcing a first round of speakers comprised entirely of live music bookers. This added exposure will obviously be a boon for the acts showcasing at the festival, and with artist applications closing next Friday, May 9, places are su.... More »

The Corridor/The Cure, Aldeburgh Festival, Suffolk, UK — review + MORE

The festival opened with a potent double bill of Greek myth-inspired chamber operas by Harrison Birtwistle.... More »

David Bowie: The USA TODAY interviews + MORE

The rocker has died at age 69.         .... More »

Ariana Grande, Alicia Keys, & Ed Sheeran Perform at MTV EMA + MORE

Nicki Minaj wasn’t the only superstar performer at the 2014 MTV EMA. Alicia Keys, Ed Sheeran, U2, Enrique Iglesias, and more all brought their talents to Glasgow, Scotland for Sunday’s big show. Ariana Grande kicked off the evening on a high note by performing a medley of her smash hit.... More »

Chris Brown Avoids Jail

– abcnews.go.com

The singer must spend 90 days in treatment.    

Continue Reading On abcnews.go.com »

Reef @ The Institute – Birmingham

– www.electric-banana.co.uk

Reef @ The Institute – Birmingham


What’s this?
Mention Reef to most people and they’ll immediately begin singing the UK chart number six smash ‘Place Your Hands’ which garnered the band the most commercial success back in 1996. Embarking on a six-date mini tour to celebrate two decades since the band’s conception, it could be just another ’90s band, another 20th anniversary tour, another chance to re-live youth and pontificate about ‘real’ music…

Continue Reading On www.electric-banana.co.uk »

Features: Learning to love Insane Clown Posse; “the most hated band in the world”Insane Clown Posse's Violent J about what its like to be in the most hated band in the world.

Continue Reading On www.fasterlouder.com.au »

The ‘Material Girl’ easily surpassed singer Lady Gaga and veteran rockers Bon Jovi, earning $125-million in 2013

Continue Reading On www.theglobeandmail.com »

When Katy Perry first previewed songs off her Prism album to journalists in New York, she singled out “Unconditionally” as her favourite track.
Why? Because it passed the “goose bump test.”
“There’s this test that I do in the studio, after a song’s complete and you’ve tracked some vocals…

Continue Reading On news.mtv.ca »

Other Voices to return to Derry in 2014The Irish music festival – whose Dingle event will be streamed by the Guardian next month – announces a return to Northern IrelandOther Voices, the renowned Irish live music event, is to return to Derry in February 2014, following a successful event there earlier this year.Although Other Voices has its home in Dingle – which will host the next festival from Friday 6 December to Sunday 8 December – it has also branched out, having put on events in London, as well as Derry…

Continue Reading On www.guardian.co.uk »

Two vastly different trios made for an intriguing musical mix, says Ivan Hewett    

Continue Reading On www.telegraph.co.uk »

Eliminated 'Voice' contestant Kat Robichaud: Show should be about more than vocalsKat Robichaud’s time finally ran out on Tuesday’s episode of “The Voice,” and she saw it coming.“I woke up (Tuesday) morning pretty much preparing to be in the bottom three and preparing myself to go home just because I’ve been in the bottom three twice,” the singer told TODAY after the show.

Continue Reading On www.today.com »

Oasis definitely not reuniting for 20th anniversary of Definitely Maybe
Now that Outkast are back together, what’s the next big reunion we have to look forward to? Perhaps the Gallagher brothers will get back together to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Definitely Maybe. There have been rumors after all.
What’s that? Noel did an interview with Rolling Stone and didn’t even flinch at the idea? Oh, fiddlesticks…

Continue Reading On consequenceofsound.net »

Hot picks: Nov. 21

– www.chron.com

Elements of soul, jazz, country, rockabilly and conjunto. 10 p.m. at the Big Top Lounge, 3714 Main; 713-529-9899.

Harlem rapper who made a splash with this year’s “Trap Lord.”

With Colby O’Donis, best-known for guesting on Lady Gaga’s Just Dance.

The Austin outfit adds elements of reggae, pop and electronica in a funky mix…

Continue Reading On www.chron.com »

Don't go there, Miranda

– www.couriermail.com.au

NOTORIOUS lady killer Simon Cowell (on the prowl at a Jaguar launch) has newly single Miranda Kerr in his sights.

Continue Reading On www.couriermail.com.au »

White Denim Plays CD102.5

– www.relix.com

White Denim is hitting the radio circuit hard, with several performances since the release of their latest effort, Corsicana Lemonade. Along with the previous performances linked earlier, the band visited Ohio’s CD102.5 on October 21 to perform a short set as well as answer some questions from the DJ…

Continue Reading On www.relix.com »

ArtsBeat: Lady Gaga Hits No. 1

– www.nytimes.com

ArtsBeat: Lady Gaga Hits No. 1Gaga’s “Artpop” knocked Eminem off the top of the album chart, but the big winner of the week may be the Universal Music Group.    

Continue Reading On www.nytimes.com »

Comments are closed.