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  1. Andrew Combs, 'Nothing To Lose'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    ... into a vintage microphone. He needs a shave. "Pride got the best of me; she took the rest of me," he murmurs as the music swirls around him. The camera pans to reveal Combs's band; at one point, backup singers Erin Rae Mckaskle and Juliana Daily ...


  2. Sam Smith forced to pay Tom Petty royalties for song 'Stay With Me'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NME

    Sam Smith is paying Tom Petty songwriting royalties for his single 'Stay With Me' after listeners noted a similarity between the song and Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers' 1989 classic 'I Won't Back Down'. Though details of the case have just come to light, The Sun reports that Smith and Petty settled out of court in October - an arrangement that included a 12.5 per cent writing credit to both Petty and singer-composer Jeff Lynne.


  3. The Best Concerts to See in L.A. This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | LA Weekly

    Be sure to check out our constantly updated concert calendar ! Monday, January 26 The Ting Things THE TROUBADOUR At their best, The Ting Tings dispense pop confections that are colorfully slinky and playfully danceable. Even the British duo's silly name is musical and bound to raise a smile.


  4. Seven area classic rock concerts not to miss before spring arrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    Classic rock is a genre that has not only withstood the roller-coaster ride that is the continually evolving touring industry, it continues to be one of the more popular genres among Lehigh Valley concertgoers. Foreigner, George Thorogood and the Destroyers and Neil Diamond are among the acts stopping in the Lehigh Valley in the winter.


  5. SAG Awards 2015: GIF Recap! So Many Moments, So Many GIFsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Perez Hilton

    The SAG Awards were filled with some pretty memorable moments, but why take several minutes to watch the video of these events, when you can watch an animated loop of them! Jennifer Aniston admitted that trying to be Scarlett O'Hara was her impetus to trying to become an actor! While she feels like she fell short of her mark, reacting to her dream with an "Oh well," we think she takes the cake any day of the week: Zach Galifianakis asked the crowd if he's an actor or not! Well, is he? IS HE?! WE'RE SO CONFUSED NOW: Frances McDormand gave the barest hint of interest with the most nonchalant eyebrow raise ever as she's announced as a nomineezero f*cks were given: Eddie Redmayne shared the most sincere look of surprise when he was announced as the winner for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Lead Role! You can watch this GIF for a brief history of time if you want: Naomi Watts ... (more)


  6. John Mellencamp: Tapping the Hall of Famer's 22 albums for a possible set listRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... first as Johnny Cougar, a surname foisted on him by his first manager, Tony DeVries, who thought nobody would buy music from a dude named Mellencamp. Mellencamp's distaste for the name is legendary - there's one report out there that says he didn't ...


  7. Von Otter, Hewitt pair for polished, precise sublimityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    In music, there is no wider gulf than that between simply expressive and simply dull; any effective illusion of simplicity and directness in musical performance conceals significant skill. Which is why the most remarkable thing about Friday's Celebrity Series recital by mezzo-soprano Anne Sofie von Otter and pianist Angela Hewitt was how much attention the pair could command while seeming to be doing little more than just singing and playing.


  8. Kylie To Headline Huge Hyde Park Summer ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ananova

    Popstar Kylie Minogue has been named as the headliner for the third night of a series of outdoor concerts taking place in London's Hyde Park this summer. The singer will top the bill for the final night of the British Summer Time series, alongside a line-up which features Grace Jones and Nile Rodgers with Chic.


  9. Hozier Says Success Has Been "Incredibly Stressful...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    Most artists would do anything to have a top five, Grammy-nominated hit, not to mention critical acclaim, but Irish singer Hozier says that his ascent to the top, courtesy of his smash hit "Take Me to Church," has been very difficult to deal with. Speaking to Entertainment Weekly, the singer, whose birth name is Andrew Hozier-Byrne , says all his recent success has been "incredibly stressful," adding, "I was not ready for it.


  10. Swang Brothers to perform at FVRC Valentine's benefit dance on February 12Read the original story

    Yesterday | Chatham Journal

    Dust off your dancing shoes and join Family Violence & Rape Crisis Services for an evening of friends, delicious food, drinks, and live music by the Swang Brothers.


  11. Spandau Ballet Seduce at First L.A. Show in 30 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | LA Weekly

    They didn't call it the era of excess for nothing. Sexy guys wearing fancy clothes in posh or exotic locales became a music video formula in the '80s, garnering hit records and legions of starry-eyed fans for the acts who it did best - most notably, Duran Duran, Depeche Mode, Wham! and Spandau Ballet.


  12. Four Seasons Founder Bob Gaudio Tells Stories Behind 'Jersey Boys'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 |

    After languishing for decades on old jukeboxes, wedding-DJ playlists and your mom's favorite radio stations, the music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons - think "Sherry," "Big Girls Don't Cry," "Rag Doll," "December, 1963 ," and so on - has returned with a vengeance. "Jersey Boys," a 2006 Broadway musical about the group's rise to stardom , was a critical and commercial smash, winning four Tonys , two Drama Desk Awards and a Grammy for Best Musical Show Album.


  13. At Puddles Pity Party, the Audience Became Part of the ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | LA Weekly

    The man with the clown in his face probably did not expect this. Even for fans of Puddles Pity Party, it's a startling experience to find yourself inches from a six-foot-eight bald man in full clown garb, belting out "I Who Have Nothing" at full volume as his microphone presses into your cheek.


  14. Dylan's 'Shadows in the Night' illuminates American standardsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... wisdom and defining himself through the lines of others. He's done that both as a historian and a thief of American music, playing with context and blurring intentions in innumerable songs. In that sense, the album's closest companions in his ...


  15. IHeartRadio rocks 60M users by blending live, digital eventsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Mobile Marketer

    IHeartRadio's surpassing 60 million registered users points to how the digital music and live streaming radio service is listening to mobile-empowered users, With the milestone, on top of its reaching nearly 90 million unique visitors across its iHeartRadio Network, iHeart is positioned as a top streaming radio application, one of the most used music apps and one of the top free downloads in app stores across all categories. IHeartRadio's growth comes on the heels of its expanded availability across more than a dozen additional devices, announced at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show, including first-time integrations with Sony, LG and others spanning automotive, in-home entertainment and gaming.


  16. Rock & Roll High School Screening w/ Marky RamoneRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

    "I wanted to make them heavier sounding, because of the bands I was in prior to the Ramones," muses Marky Ramone about joining the most celebrated of all punk bands in 1978. "[Original drummer] Tommy was good, obviously.


  17. #LifeLessons: 'Learn from everyone; learning should never stop'Read the original story

    13 hrs ago |

    As India celebrates its 66th Republic Day, we launch a series in which achievers from varied fields share their life lessons with us. With more than 50 per cent of its population below the age of 25 and over 65 per cent below the age of 35, India is home to a very, very, very large number of young people.


  18. Rihanna, Kanye West and Paul McCartney Release FourFiveSecondsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    For sure you can contact me if I win a contest, qualify for opportunities like getting rewards or going to Much events based on what I do at For sure you can contact me if I win a contest, qualify for opportunities like getting rewards or going to Much events based on what I do at Rihanna's first single off her upcoming eighth studio album R8 has been released and features Kanye West and Paul McCartney. NBD, right? FourFiveSeconds is the most stripped down we've ever heard Rihanna and Kanye, with both artists giving emotive vocal performances while Sir Paul provides piano accompaniment on the guitar-driven song.


  19. Church of England bishop a fan of Lily Allen's tooRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    The pop music world can be a fickle terrain - acts that score one hit single are not guaranteed a career and audience tastes can be fleeting. None of that matters to British singer Lily Allen, who is playing her first Singapore gig at The Star Theatre on Feb 2. "I don't think the words 'artist' and 'lasting power' are two things that go together very well.


  20. Sam Smith To Pay Royalties To Tom Petty And Jeff Lynne - ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    British pop star Sam Smith has reportedly agreed to pay out royalties to rockers Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne over his hit single Stay With Me. The track was released in April and fans were quick to point out similarities between the chart hit and the 1989 song I Won't Back Down by Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers.