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Selena Gomez dispels Taylor Swift, Calvin Harris split rumor + MORE

Selena Gomez is dispelling the rumor that her close friend Taylor Swift broke up with boyfriend Calvin Harris. .... More »
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Adele's album sales jump 137% after Grammy sweep + MORE

Beyoncé, Maren Morris and Prince all saw big sales gains in the week following the awards.         .... More »
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Pill – “Medicine” Video + MORE

Brooklyn post-punk band Pill are set to release their debut LP Convenience this August via Mexican Summer, and today, they shared the video for lead single "Medicine." We were impressed with the band's first Mexican Summer single "Hot Glue"," and "Medicine" definitely doesn't disappoint, with a saxo.... More »
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Status Quo Guitarist Rick Parfitt Dies at 68 + MORE

Status Quo guitarist Rick Parfitt has died in Spain at age 68. His manager, Simon Porter, and Parfitt's family said in a statement that Parfitt....... More »
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Tony Iommi given all clear after new cancer scare + MORE

Legendary Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi has revealed that the lump recently found in his throat was non-cancerous..... More »
Ever dreamed of rocking out with your band at Bonnaroo? How about sprouting wings and taking flight over the crowd at Bonnaroo like an eagle? Well, we…
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Toronto Concert Sampler: Haim, Chet Faker, Tessanne ChinPlus the sixth edition of new indie music from Japan.

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Russia must leave Eurovision 'immediately' following Conchita Wurst victory, says MP Russia is set to withdraw from future Eurovision song contests and stage its own “straight” equivalent, according to one Russian MP.

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Bob Dylan and Frank Sinatra: twin titans of American musicBob Dylan’s cover of a song by Ol’ Blue Eyes signals how much these two very different performers actually have in commonThe most surprising thing about Bob Dylan choosing to release a song made famous by Frank Sinatra Full Moon and Empty Arms as the first track from his new album, is that anyone might be surprised…

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But Serge and Tom believe Prince was the festival’s first choice to headline on Saturday night…

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Critic’s Notebook: Sturgill Simpson’s ‘Metamodern Sounds in Country Music’Sturgill Simpson’s “Metamodern Sounds in Country Music” is a triumph of exhaustion, one of the most jolting country albums in recent memory.

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There have been endless theories and speculation about what triggered Solange Knowles’attack on Jay Z in a hotel elevator, with many of them have framing Bey’s little sister is a very negative light. Seems like Beyoncé is getting a little weary of all the trash-talking, because on Wednesday morning (May 14) the 32-year-old star posted several photos of herself and her sister on Instagram — all in a row…

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[…] Moran conceived the Fats Waller Dance Party, a celebration of Waller’s music, and he commissioned Haitian artist Didier Civil to create a large papier mâché mask of Waller’s likeness, with a fedora and a cigarette jutting from its leering grin.

Like KISS with the face paint, or the tribal dances in Senegal and Nigeria, or the Art Ensemble of Chicago or Sun Ra in jazz…

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Tori Amos restarted the conversation about art and aging as a woman, and the results are illuminating. This debate surges frequently, but female singer-songwriters of Amos’s stature face it perhaps more than others. While men are often revered and considered ruggedly handsome as they grow older, women have to battle the loss of their beauty, and often with it, their fame…

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The project’s authenticity creates a new problem: How does one intuit the melodic decisions Jackson would have made if he were alive?
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Is this the end for Eurovision?

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WILL the bearded lady’s win spell the end of Eurovision? Horror over Conchita Wurst’s victory sparks calls for a drastic Cold War-style move.

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Morrissey joins Twitter, 'the perfect metaphor for...something'The singer and antagonist has joined the social network ahead of the release of his new album World Peace is None of Your BusinessAfter long having used the web to deliver diatribes against meat-eating and other bugbears, Morrissey is now set to use a more efficient mouthpiece: Twitter, which he has joined and so far sent two tweets from…

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A Justin Bieber/ Michael Jackson Duet Could Totally Still HappenA Justin Bieber/Michael Jackson duet could totally still happen, according to LA Reid.

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