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  • 'Made in America' Music Festival Prompts Street Closures in Downtown LA - KTLA

  • 'Made in America' Music Festival Prompts Street Closures in Downtown LA
    KTLA
    Street closures and alternative Metro rail lines and bus routes were in effect in downtown Los Angeles Labor Day weekend in anticipation of up to 50,000 festivalgoers navigating to and from the Budweiser Made in America music festival. The Budweiser ...
    Made in America Music Festival Rocks Los AngelesABC News
    Downtown LA prepares for kickoff of Made in America music festLos Angeles Times
    Watch the Made in America Music Festival Live Stream in 1 Easy StepMashable

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  • North Coast Music Festival Day One: A Steady Start - Chicagoist

  • North Coast Music Festival Day One: A Steady Start
    Chicagoist
    North Coast Music Festival kicked off yesterday bringing smooth pop vocalists, hardstyle DJs and everything in-between to the cozy park on the near West Side. The festival's fifth anniversary opened on a high note as concertgoers were spared the ...




  • Fashion Meets Music Festival takes over Arena District - Columbus Dispatch

  • Columbus Dispatch

    Fashion Meets Music Festival takes over Arena District
    Columbus Dispatch
    ... Dispatch Fashion Meets Music Festival's ferris wheel in the Arena District. Request to buy this photo Chris Russell | Dispatch John Copeland sets up his home for the night at the urban campground at the Fashion Meets Music Festival in the Arena ...




  • Trio of music educators/performers share tips of the trade - WYFF Greenville

  • Trio of music educators/performers share tips of the trade
    WYFF Greenville
    Trio of music educators/performers share tips of the trade. UPDATED 11:26 AM EDT Aug 30, 2014. Tweet · Next Video: Greenville Co. Schools' Information Security Administrator tackles cyber... post a comment. The Blonde, The Brunette and The Redhead to ...

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  • Simon Rattle: 'Learning music is a birthright. And you have to start young' - The Guardian

  • Simon Rattle: 'Learning music is a birthright. And you have to start young'
    The Guardian
    Learning music is a birthright. And you have to start young. As for my children, when the boys saw me working with six- to 13-year-olds from Venezuela, they suddenly got interested. Milos has started the double bass, Jonas the cello. They're surrounded ...




  • Worlds collide during Fashion Meets Music Festival - Columbus Dispatch

  • Worlds collide during Fashion Meets Music Festival
    Columbus Dispatch
    Take the scene at the Fashion Meets Music Festival, the first of its kind, a three-day party of sound and style and clothing shows and concerts taking over the Arena District this Labor Day weekend. Sorry, but there are contrasts too great to reconcile.

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  • After deaths, NYC music festival tightens security - The Denver Post

  • SFGate

    After deaths, NYC music festival tightens security
    The Denver Post
    NEW YORK (AP) — Drug-sniffing dogs, peers watching for people feeling ill, a "cooling tunnel" and shorter days are greeting fans this weekend at an electronic music festival where two people died of drug overdoses last year, organizers said Friday.
    NYC music festival Electric Zoo tightens securityWABC-TV

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  • The Numbers Add Up For YouTube's New Music Key Service - Forbes

  • Forbes

    The Numbers Add Up For YouTube's New Music Key Service
    Forbes
    For the better part of a year we've been hearing rumors about YouTube's “soon to be launched” subscription music service, but details were always sorely lacking – until now. Android Police seems to not only have uncovered some details about the service ...
    Music streams are up and downloads are down. Why is that a surprise?The Guardian
    Here Are 4 Things We Want in YouTube's New Music Streaming ServiceTIME
    Young people more likely to turn to YouTube for music than Spotify or SoundcloudThe Drum
    Social Times (blog) -Droid Life (press release) (blog)
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  • Roland-Story teacher makes music of poems - Ames Tribune

  • Roland-Story teacher makes music of poems
    Ames Tribune
    Earlier this year, the Mason City native and former All-State Choir member had one of his compositions performed at the All-State Music Festival, making him the youngest living composer to have his work showcased at the event. A few weeks ago, Koppin ...




  • Sales tax backers must win over Music Hall fans - Cincinnati.com

  • Sales tax backers must win over Music Hall fans
    Cincinnati.com
    The task force that pitched the idea of an "icon tax" to repair the historic building wanted the tax to also cover Cincinnati's Music Hall. So did Music Hall fans and city officials and hundreds of cultural arts activists who lobbied for a broader ...

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  • Video: Watch this boy born deaf hear music for the first time
  • A 3-year-old boy who was born deaf has been caught reacting to music for the first time — and it looks like he’s ready to bust a move.



  • Music Streaming Site Guvera And Its Domination Plan In Southeast Asia
  • “Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent” – Victor Hugo Without doubt, music plays a big part of our lives: and music streaming sites such as Spotify, Deezer, KKBox, and Guvera know that very well. The past few years saw the explosion of music streaming sites: Spotify, which was launched in 2008, now has over 24 million active users, with over 6 ...



  • WaterTower Music Announces Release of “If I Stay – Song Inspired by The Book” by Fan Abigail Wate, Discovered on YouTube
  • WaterTower Music today announced the release of the digital single “If I Stay – Song Inspired by The Book” by Abigail Wate.



  • Here Are 4 Things We Want in YouTube’s New Music Streaming Service
  • It seems that YouTube’s oft-delayed subscription music streaming service may soon see the light of day. The service was slated to launch by the end of the summer, the Financial Times reported in June, and Android Police recently leaked images purported to be from the new platform, which it said is currently called YouTube Music…



  • Sony Music Feat. b-pack "Better Visibility"
  • Sony Music Entertainment, one of the world's biggest music corporations, chooses b-pack Purchase-to-Pay solution to gain visibility and control over its global spend that allows better management of marketing, ...



  • The Numbers Add Up For YouTube's New Music Key Service
  • YouTube's new music service will reportedly be called Music Key and attempt to take advantage of the popularity of music on the platform. Just a quick look at the numbers show that the service doesn't have to be a success to be a winner.



  • University of Adelaide to cut Elder Conservatorium vocational music courses
  • A student says a decision to end three vocational music courses in Adelaide will ultimately harm the health of the local music industry.



  • Medieval monk music inspires Goldie
  • A piece of medieval religious music from the Scottish Borders inspires a collaboration between a DJ and Oxford University academic.



  • T-Mobile añade servicios a Music Freedom, pero no Google Play Music
  • La operadora pidió a sus clientes votar por sus servicios de 'streaming' de música favoritos. Google Play Music ganó, pero T-Mobile decidió ofrecer otros seis en su lugar.>





    Heard from NPR

    Site: Music

  • The Other Rock History
  • What makes an essential rock song? Musicologist Greil Marcus argues that it's not the stature of the performer, but the degree to which a song tells the story of rock 'n' roll itself.



  • Taking The Tuba Above And Beyond The Low End
  • The tuba was the first bass instrument in jazz, until it was replaced by the string bass. For nearly 50 years, Bob Stewart has been trying to carve out a new niche for his instrument in modern jazz.



  • Anthony D'Amato: A Songsmith Schooled By A Master Poet
  • As a student at Princeton, D'Amato was mentored in his songwriting by professor and Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon.



  • Sturgill Simpson: Tiny Desk Concert
  • The Kentucky native writes country music about loneliness, failed dreams, drinking and drugs. Here, he performs four of his songs with a thundering voice that makes the NPR offices shudder.



  • Hip-Hop In Print: Brooklyn Publisher Looks To 'Reverse Gentrify' Literature
  • Prodigy, one half of the hip-hop duo Mobb Deep, is the curator of Infamous Books, an imprint of Brooklyn-based independent publisher Akashic Books. His debut novel H.N.I.C. was published in 2013.



  • Alice Boman, 'Be Mine'
  • Take a deep breath, in black & white. Alice Boman's fragile singing, mixed with ethereal images from the Swedish countryside, make for a small, laptop vacation.



  • Metropolis: 8/23/14
  • This week's episode of Metropolis, curated by KCRW's Jason Bentley, features a variety of Basement Jaxx-related material, plus new music from Kelela, SBTRKT and more.



  • Drum Fill Friday, From Guest Quizmaster Mark Reznicek Of Toadies
  • This week's puzzler for careful listeners is from guest Quizmaster Mark Reznicek, drummer for the Fort Worth rock band Toadies. Hear the fills (or intro) and match it to the song.



  • Makoto Ozoné On Piano Jazz
  • The pianist solos in his original "Lullaby for Rabbit," host Marian McPartland performs a "Portrait of Makoto Ozoné," and together they enjoy musical jokes in Sonny Rollins' "Sonnymoon for Two."



  • Electric Youth, 'A Real Hero (Live)'
  • The Canadian synth pop group offers an intimate live performance of its song "A Real Hero," popularized in the 2011 film Drive.



  • Ages And Ages, Singing An Anthem For (And With) Everyone
  • Recorded with the Berklee Gospel and Roots Choir in the ruins within Newport's Fort Adams State Park, "Divisionary (Do The Right Thing)" has a message and a chorus that everyone can enjoy.



  • A Surge Of Scarlatti Sonatas
  • Three centuries ago, Domenico Scarlatti churned out 555 keyboard sonatas. Today, pianists, harpsichordists and even accordionists still can't get enough. Hear a clutch of new recordings.



  • 'Miles Davis And Gil Evans: Still Ahead' On JazzSet
  • In three collaborations in the late 1950s, Gil Evans and Miles Davis steered their projects into a new era for jazz. Terence Blanchard plays Davis' role with commitment and emotion in this set.



  • Songs As Soundtracks To The Story Of Latin Life
  • This week on Alt.Latino, hear a Mexican legend, a mesmerizing French-Cuban duo and much more.



  • In Haiti, An 'American Idol'-Style Contest About Child Slavery
  • Last week, thousands of Haitians gathered in a stadium for the final round in a national songwriting contest. The topic: restavek, the term for the thousands of children who are modern-day slaves.





    Heard from MTV

    Site: News

  • Cee Lo Green Pleads No Contest To Drug Charges
  • Cee Lo Green has plead no contest to a felony count of furnishing a controlled substance to a woman without her awareness.



  • T.I. Has Had It With Iggy Azalea Critics
  • T.I. defends Iggy Azalea from criticism.



  • Which Ghosts From The Past Drove Mario Chalmers Out Of Drake’s Miami Condo?
  • Miami Heat point guard Mario Chalmers has officially put Drake's old mansion up for sale. So which of Drizzy's ghosts drove Chalmers out? We investigate.



  • The Rams Have Cut Michael Sam
  • The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay NFL player to be drafted, in the final round of cuts on Saturday (August 30).



  • Harry Styles Shows Support For Gay NFL Player Michael Sam
  • One Direction's Harry Styles performed in St. Louis wearing openly gay NFL player Michael Sam's football jersey.



  • Lucy Hale Is Having A Family And Puppy-Filled Weekend
  • Lucy Hale is home for the weekend and she's posting a bunch of enviable puppy and family photos.



  • The Film Industry Just Had Its Worst Summer In 17 Years
  • The U.S. film industry just experienced its worst summer ticket sales since 1997.



  • This Is What Your Brain Is Like On Coffee
  • This is how caffeine affects your brain when you drink coffee.



  • There’s Two Volcanoes Erupting In The World Right Now
  • On Friday (August 29) two volcanoes began erupting on opposite sides of the globe: Mount Tavurvur in Papau New Guina and Bardarbunga in Iceland.



  • Courtney Love Has A Draft Of Her New Memoir, But It’s ‘A Nightmare’
  • Courtney Love is sitting on a manuscript of her forthcoming memoir, but the frontwoman of the grunge band Hole has revealed she thinks it's a "disaster."



  • Justin Bieber And Selena Gomez Rekindle Their Romance In Canada
  • The on-again off-again couple took a trip to Ontario, Canada together.



  • 14 TV Shows You Have To Binge Watch At College
  • You won't want to head to college without these shows to binge-watch with your new friends. Trust us.



  • Celebs Are Busy Catching Stray Balls And Laughing At Trick Shots At The U.S. Open
  • Alec Baldwin, Michael Jordan and more celebrities attend the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament.



  • Nipsey Hussle Arrested Prior To His Made In America Appearance, Will Still Perform
  • Nipsey Hussle was arrested in Los Angeles last night prior to his scheduled appearance today at Jay Z's Made In America festival.



  • What’s The Best Movie Song Of The Summer?
  • What's the best movie song of summer? Vote now for your favorite!



  • Love Sleeping In? Doctors Agree With You
  • New studies show that teenagers aren't getting enough sleep, and revising early school start times would be a good way to combat the health-related effects of sleep-deprivation.



  • Watch Amber Rose Give Wiz Khalifa The Best No.1 Album Dance Ever
  • Amber Rose dedicates an impeccable twerking session to her husband Wiz Khalifa's first number one album.



  • Angelina Jolie Makes First Public Statement Since Wedding — And It’s About Syria
  • Angelina Jolie has released her first statement since the news of her wedding to Brad Pitt broke. But instead of addressing her nuptials, she's focusing on the escalating situation in Syria.



  • Watch Reese Witherspoon Play Her ‘Legally Blonde’ Character To Support A 4-Year-Old Battling Cancer
  • Reese Witherspoon reprised her role as Elle Woods from "Legally Blonde" in this touching video tribute for a four-year-old fan who is battling cancer.



  • This Upbeat Sam Smith Remix Will Have You Dancing Through The Tears
  • Sam Smith's "I'm Not The Only One" gets an upbeat remix from British DJ and producer Grant Nelson.



  • Lil Bibby Releases New Free Crack II Mixtape: Listen Now
  • Lil Bibby released the much-anticipated 'Free Crack II' mixtape.



  • Chance The Rapper And Common Tell Chicago Tales On Lil Herb’s ‘Fight Or Flight’ Remix
  • Lil Herb gets Common and Chance the Rapper for his "Fight or Flight" remix.



  • Quiz: Which 2014 Movie Is Your Summer Boyfriend?
  • What 2014 release is your movie summer boyfriend? Take our quiz and find out.



  • Game Decided On A Release Date For The Documentary 2
  • Game announces the release date for 'The Documentary 2' album



  • 6 Vintage Lorde Quotes That Foreshadowed Her Success
  • Flashback Friday! Let's check out our first interviews with Lorde in the wake of her VMA win.



  • Sia Wrote Maroon 5 And Gwen Stefani One Intense Song: Listen
  • Maroon 5's new album 'V' is streaming now on iTunes Radio, which means you can finally listen to the band's collaboration with Gwen Stefani, 'My Heart Is Open.'



  • Liam Neeson Would Play Ra’s al Ghul On ‘Arrow’ ‘In A Heartbeat’
  • Liam Neeson would return to play "Batman Begins" villain Ra's al Ghul "in a heartbeat" for the third season of "Arrow."



  • Dear Kanye, Labor Day Weekend Is The Perfect Time To Drop Some New Music
  • Labor Day Weekend is the perfect time for Kanye West to drop some new music. Here's why.



  • False Alarm: Nicki Minaj’s The Pinkprint Still Doesn’t Have A Release Date
  • Despite earlier reports, Nicki Minaj's new album, The Pinkprint, still does not have an official release date.



  • Could Miranda July’s New App Earn You A Hug From Lorde?
  • Miranda July's new app lets you send messages to friends through strangers.





    Heard from CMT

    Site: CMT News

  • CMT All-Time Top 40: Patsy Cline
  • Patsy Cline has been named No. 16 on the list of CMT All-Time Top 40: Artists Choice, a position she shares with Taylor Swift.



  • CMT All-Time Top 40: Taylor Swift
  • Taylor Swift makes the list of CMT All-Time Top 40: Artists Choice at No. 16, a position she shares with Patsy Cline.



  • Kenny Chesney Performs Instant Jam in Georgia
  • Kenny Chesney played to 500 fans in Athens, Georgia, for the first installment of CMT's new Instant Jam series premiering Sept. 27.



  • Dierks Bentley's "Drunk on a Plane" in Holding Pattern at No. 1
  • That persistent buzz you hear is Dierks Bentley's "Drunk on a Plane" circling at the top of Billboard's country airplay chart for its second week.



  • Country Stars Deserve Labor Day Praise, Too
  • Labor Day means a lot of things to a lot of people -- the end of the white-pants season and the beginning of football season.



  • George Strait Gives It All He's Got on Final Tour
  • It's sad to see George Strait step away from touring. But he sure did put on a show to remember at his final concert held in June at AT&T Stadium just outside Dallas.



  • 10 Songs for Labor Day
  • There's nothing like a three-day weekend. Whether you're hitting the lake or spending the day in your PJs, the perfect Labor Day playlist is essential. Here are 10 songs to get you started.



  • Pistol Grannies: Will That Ever Be a Thing?
  • In a recent interview with Fox News, Angaleena Presley finally shed some light on the Pistol Annies. As in ... where the hell did they go? And why?



  • Want to Own a Piece of the Judds' History?
  • I won't lie. I've always wanted to play "dress-up" in Naomi Judd's closet.



  • Brantley Gilbert Still Needs Mama, Daddy and God
  • There is no denying how much of a badass Brantley Gilbert is.



  • Dolly Parton: Wet T-Shirt Contest Costs Extra
  • It wasn't exactly like a wet T-shirt contest, but Dolly Parton has joined the growing list of country stars to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, doing so in her own typically good-natured and fabulous fashion.



  • George Strait: The Cowboy Rides Away Premieres Friday on CMT
  • Even if you weren't among George Strait's 104,000 friends in Arlington, Texas, on June 7, it's still not too late to experience the excitement surrounding the last concert of his final national tour.



  • Keith Urban Plays the Antithesis of Arena Shows
  • When Keith Urban played the House of Blues in New Orleans on Tuesday night (Aug. 26), he didn't even play the main room. He played a smaller space called the Parish.



  • A Luke Bryan Prediction: Four Years Early
  • I was this close to making a really bold Luke Bryan prediction, but he's about four years earlier than I thought.



  • Ride "Shotgun" With Tim McGraw
  • Tim McGraw has a new single. And, to borrow a phrase from one of his early hits, I like it, I love it -- and I definitely want some more of it.




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    180  Lou Reed Walk On The Wild Side
    181  Bob Marley Jammin'
    182  Tammy Wynnette Stand By Your Man
    183  Duke Ellington Orchestra Take The 'A' Train
    184  Ventures Walk Don't Run
    185  Them Gloria
    186  Madonna  Into The Groove
    187  Shirelles Will You Love Me Tomorrow
    188  Kinks Waterloo Sunset
    189  Simon & Garfunkel  Cecilia
    190  America  A Horse With No Name
    191  Blondie  Heart Of Glass
    192  Eagles   Lyin' Eyes
    193  Sister Sledge We Are Family
    194  Temptations   Just My Imagination
    195  Beatles All My Loving
    196  Dire Straits   Sultans of Swing
    197  Eurythmics Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)
    198  Everly Brothers Dream
    199  Jethro Tull Aqualung
    200  Electric Light Orchestra Livin' Thing

    201  Neil Young Southern Man
    202  Rolling Stones Brown Sugar
    203  Isacc Hayes Theme from Shaft
    204  Bo Diddley  Bo Diddley
    205  Stevie Wonder Living for the City
    206  Diana Ross Ain't No Mountain High Enough
    207  Frank Sinatra My Way
    208  The Guess Who These Eyes
    209  Cream White Room
    210  Troggs   Wild Thing
    211  Gladys Knight & The Pips Midnight Train To Georgia
    212  Mamas & Papas Monday, Monday
    213  Tommy James & the Shondells   Mony Mony
    214  Scott Mckenzie San Francisco
    215  Deep Purple Smoke on the Water
    216  Devo   Whip It
    217  Tears For Fears Everybody Wants To Rule The World
    218  Kinks Sunny Afternoon
    219  Beach Boys God Only Knows
    220  James Brown Papa's Got A Brand New Bag
    221  Rolling Stones   Sympathy For the Devil
    222  Dion   Abraham, Martin And John
    223  Rick James Super Freak
    224  Big Mama Thornton  Ball n Chain
    225  Roy Orbison   Crying
    226  Sam and Dave Soul Man
    227  Stevie Wonder For Once In My Life
    228  Shangri-Las Remember (Walkin' In The Sand)
    229  The Flamingos I Only Have Eyes For You
    230  Al Green Tired Of Being Alone
    231  Aretha Franklin Respect
    232  Arthur Conley Sweet Soul Music
    233  INXS Need You Tonight
    234  Byrds Mr Tambourine Man
    235  R E M Losing My Religion
    236  Ben E. King Stand By Me
    237  Dion & The Belmonts The Wanderer
    238  Gene Pitney   Town Without Pity
    239  Martha Reeves & The Vandellas Jimmy Mack
    240  Little Eva The Loco-Motion
    241  Elvis Presley Don't Be Cruel
    242  Who My Generation
    243  Manfred Mann  Blinded By The Light
    244  Wilson Pickett Mustang Sally
    245  Doors Light My Fire
    246  Rolling Stones Satisfaction
    247  Red Hot Chili Peppers Under The Bridge
    248  The Who   Summertime Blues
    249  Kinks You Really Got Me
    250  Leslie Gore It's My Party
    251  Marvin Gaye Let's Get It On
    252  Bee Gees How Deep Is Your Love
    253  Chuck Berry Johnny B. Goode
    254  Mott The Hoople All The Young Dudes
    255  Chiffons Sweet Talkin' Guy
    256  Elvis Presley Hound Dog
    257  The Crests Sixteen Candles
    258  Bob Dylan Like A Rolling Stone
    259  The Coasters Young Blood
    260  Dusty Springfield  Son Of A Preacher Man
    261  Paul Simon You Can Call Me Al
    262  Jackson Five  ABC
    263  The Coasters Poison Ivy
    264  Dion The Wanderer
    265  Rod Stewart   Reason To Believe
    266  The Coasters Yakety Yak
    267  Martha Reeves & The Vandellas Jimmy Mack
    268  Van Morrison Have I Told You Lately That I Love You
    269  Beatles I Want To Hold Your Hand
    270  Creedence Clearwater Heard It Through The Grapevine
    271  Eric Clapton  I Shot The Sheriff
    272  Marcels Blue Moon
    273  Aretha Franklin You Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman
    274  Beach Boys California Girls
    275  Buddy Holly & The Crickets That'll Be The Day
    276  Jerry Lee Lewis  Great Balls Of Fire
    277  Isley Brothers  Shout
    278  Foghat I Just Want to Make Love to You
    279  Muddy Waters Got My Mojo Workin
    280  Four Tops Standing In The Shadows Of Love
    281  Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes Don't Leave Me This Way
    282  Queen Another One Bites The Dust
    283  Kinks Lola
    284  Beatles In My Life
    285  Elvis Presley Love Me Tender
    286  Billy Paul   Me And Mrs Jones
    287  Bill Haley & Comets Rock Around The Clock
    288  Gene Chandler Duke Of Earl
    289  Elvis Presley Always On My Mind
    290  George Michael Faith
    291  Rolling Stones It's Only Rock And Roll
    292  Drifters Up On The Roof
    293  Pink Floyd Another Brick In The Wall
    294  Police   Don't Stand So Close To Me
    295  Frankie Goes To Hollywood Relax
    296  Iron Butterfly In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida
    297  Diana Ross & Supremes You Keep Me Hanging On
    298  Tom Jones It's Not Unusual
    299  Mamas & The Papas California Dreamin
    300  McCoys   Hang On Sloopy









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  • Gwen Stefani and Pharrell Williams aren't the only huge additions heading to The Voice this season: Taylor Swift will stop by for an episode to serve as an advisor to the hopeful contestants, Us Weekly reports. "Taylor was an absolute pleasure to work with," a source told Us of Swift's The Voice appearance....



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  • As the face of the twerking movement, Miley Cyrus has been a lightning rod for controversy. Her infamous MTV Video Music Awards performance last year, as evidenced by all those FCC complaints, was arguably the most scandalous music moment since Janet Jackson's Nipplegate. Even when she isn't on stage, she's still causing...



  • Arcade Fire Perform Rollicking Bo Diddley Cover in Chicago and Toronto
  • Arcade Fire added a little twist to those geographically inspired covers they've been peppering into the encores of their current Reflektor tour, playing the same song in two cities but for different reasons. During the band's first show at Chicago's United Center on August 26th, Arcade Fire busted out a performance...



  • Watch the New Trailer for Nas' 'Time Is Illmatic' Documentary
  • Earlier this year, Nas celebrated the 20th anniversary of his groundbreaking debut LP Illmatic with a double-disc reissue and a documentary titled Nas: Time Is Illmatic that premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival back in April. With the movie about to travel nationwide starting October 2nd thanks to Nas' Time Is Illmatic tour,...



  • CeeLo Green Pleads No Contest to Felony Drug Charge, No Jail Time
  • CeeLo Green has pleaded no contest to one felony count of furnishing a controlled substance, stemming from a July 2012 incident where the singer was accused of slipping ecstasy to an unknowing 33-year-old female. The Los Angeles District Attorney's Office said in a statement that the singer was "immediately sentenced by Superior...



  • Weekend Rock Question: What Is the Best Ramones Album?
  • After the recent death of Tommy Ramone, there no longer any surviving members of the original Ramones. Still, the punk pioneers remain as popular as ever: In 2003, they were the subject of the stellar documentary End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones, but this week there's news...



  • Aphex Twin Plots 'Syro' Listening Parties
  • A select few Aphex Twin fans who are eager to hear Syro – electronic-music icon Richard D. James' first LP under the Aphex moniker in 13 years – will be able to check out the record in its entirety weeks before its September 23rd release. The IDM artist and his...



  • Post-Hardcore Icons Drive Live Jehu Talk Reunion: 'This Is Going to Slay'
  • Released in 1991, Drive Like Jehu's self-titled debut album helped kickstart the then-burgeoning post-hardcore movement. Whereas Fugazi broke free from the hardcore template with dub-inspired basslines, Drive Like Jehu embraced the noisier aspects of Stooges songs such as "Fun House" and "L.A. Blues," playing spastic guitar lines over unusual time signatures. Four...



  • David Lynch Explains How He Disappointed Kanye West
  • David Lynch and Kanye West share an affinity for the surreal and shocking – and the two nearly combined their talents on a music video for "Blood on the Leaves," the eerie epic from West's latest LP, Yeezus. "We almost worked together, but I never got the ideas," Lynch told The Daily Beast in a recent interview....



  • Flashback: Kellie Pickler Breaks Down During Song About Mom
  • When American Idol contestant Kellie Pickler began her way to a sixth place finish during the show's fifth season in 2006, her Southern sweetness — and occasionally comical remarks — quickly helped make her a fan favorite. But there was also an undercurrent of drama and sadness to the young...



  • Album Sales Hit Historic Low, Falling Below Four Million Total Units Sold
  • The record industry has just had its worst week in decades. For the first time since Nielsen SoundScan began keeping track in 1991, album sales failed to reach the four-million-sold mark this week, totaling just 3.97 million. The week's top seller, Wiz Khalifa's Blacc Hollywood contributed just over 90,000, but after that,...



  • DJ Mustard's Unstoppable Journey From Club Rocker to Pop Super-Producer
  • It's Friday night and the corner of Rivington and Ludlow Streets in New York's Lower East Side is teeming with post-college kids in button-downs, micro-miniskirts and Greek life enthusiasm. The line to get into the lounge at the trendy Hotel on Rivington increases by the minute, but unbeknownst to...



  • Weezer Recruit Best Coast's Bethany Cosentino for 'Go Away'
  • Over the past month, Weezer's YouTube page has been pumping out some weird viral videos leading up to the release of the band's October 7th LP, Everything Will Be Alright in the End. Some clips have been more forthcoming than others, but in yesterday's video, dubbed "ewbaite 18 'Go Away'," we learn that...



  • Led Zeppelin Preview 'IV' Reissue With Teaser of Unreleased 'Black Dog'
  • Led Zeppelin have previewed their upcoming reissues with a teaser of a previously unreleased version of Led Zeppelin IV's lead track, "Black Dog." It will appear on deluxe editions of the release. Billed as the basic track with guitar overdubs, the song remains mostly the same, save for some noticeably different...



  • Win Butler and Bon Iver to Play Charity Basketball Game
  • Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler is an avowed basketball junkie, and while occasionally, he allows his passions to boil over, he also uses his love of the game for good.

    Case in point: His annual Pop vs. Jock charity basketball game, held during the Pop Montréal festival. Details of the third...



  • Lee Ann Womack, John Legend Meet at 'Crossroads'
  • Nashville is growing on John Legend. Following his June performance with Hunter Hayes and Jennifer Nettles at the CMT Music Awards, the R&B star is headed back to Music City for another country collaboration. He'll team up with Lee Ann Womack for an episode of CMT's Crossroads, the unique performance...



  • ZZ Top Cancel Tour After Bassist's Injury
  • ZZ Top have called off the rest of their tour with Jeff Back, since the Texas trio's bassist, Dusty Hill, required immediate medical attention after slipping and falling on his hip while on the band's tour bus.

    The cancellations begin with tonight's scheduled gig in Clarkston, Michigan, though Beck and his band will still...



  • Fricke's Picks Radio: Rival Sons, Robyn Hitchcock and Elvin Bishop
  • There is no running theme in this outing, aside from the strong new music that has come through in late summer – warm, chunky blues from veteran guitarist Elvin Bishop; Communion, a four-sided conceptual blast from the Canadian power-pop band Sloan – and a lot of names starting with R: the...



  • Young Jeezy Pleads Not Guilty to Illegal Gun Charges
  • Young Jeezy pleaded not guilty to illegal gun charges stemming from an Augusr 24th incident where police found an AK-47 aboard Jeezy's tour bus following a Wiz Khalifa concert in Mountain View, California. Jeezy and five members of his entourage were arrested and charged with illegal gun possession; all the...



  • Kim and Kelley Deal Talk New Breeders Songs: There Are 'Five That We Can Play'
  • Twenty years ago this month, the "classic" Breeders line-up played their final show. The intervening years saw the band reconfigured in various arrangements, but none harnessed the Kim and Kelley Deal-helmed magic of Last Splash or yielded a platinum hit like "Cannonball." After a spate of Last Splash anniversary events and reissues,...



  • Go Behind the Scenes of Taylor Swift's 'Shake It Off' Cheerleader Sequence
  • Taylor Swift extension-preps and basket-tosses her way through a new clip that offers a behind the scenes look at the cheerleading segment of the video for her latest chart-topper, "Shake it Off."

    Along with backstage footage and an inside peek at the making of the big sequence, Swift talks about the massive amounts of cardio she did at the...



  • Blake Shelton Pitches Pizza, Disses Fall Schedule
  • Blake Shelton had the crew in stiches on the southern California set of his latest round of Pizza Hut ads. The irreverent spots hawking the brand's new bacon and cheese-stuffed crust pizza are Pure BS — to nick the title of the singer's 2007 album.

    "I saw Taylor Swift this week,"...



  • VMAs 2014: Beyonce, Nicki Minaj, Maroon 5 and More Get Sales Bumps
  • Although MTV's Video Music Awards dropped 18 percent in the ratings compared to last year's show – Blue Ivy and a Nicki Minaj wardrobe malfunction couldn't compete with Miley Cyrus' iconic tongue – the show gave music sales a huge and much-needed bump.

    Beyoncé's performance of every song on Beyoncé, which culminated with Jay Z and their baby...



  • The Beatles Make History With 'All You Need Is Love': A Minute-by-Minute Breakdown
  • On June 1st, 1967, the Beatles released Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, boosting the sales of vintage military uniforms and further cementing their status as the biggest rock group in the world. Two weeks later, they started work on their next omnipresent musical event: participating in the Our World...



  • Weezer's Rivers Cuomo Has TV Series in the Works
  • Rivers Cuomo doesn't just have a new Weezer album on the horizon: He is also working on a TV series based on his life. The singer-guitarist is teaming with Psych creator Steve Franks on a new TV series called DeTour, with Fox reportedly offering a put-pilot commitment for the single-camera comedy.

    According to...








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  • Fairhead to be BBC Trust chairwoman
  • Rona Fairhead, former head of the Financial Times Group, is to become the first woman to chair the BBC Trust, replacing Lord Patten in the role.



  • Original Jethro Tull bassist dies
  • Bassist Glenn Cornick, a founding member of the British rock band Jethro Tull who played on their biggest hits, has died at his home in Hawaii.



  • Dahl draft spills Factory secrets
  • Little-known characters and incidents that could have featured in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory are released by the Roald Dahl estate.



  • Full Strictly line-up confirmed
  • The complete line-up for this year's Strictly Come Dancing series is revealed ahead of the BBC One talent show's launch night on 6 September.



  • Australian actor Bill Kerr dies
  • Australian actor Bill Kerr, "the boy from Wagga Wagga" who became one of Tony Hancock's radio sidekicks in the 1950s, dies in Perth aged 92.



  • Belafonte to receive honorary Oscar
  • US actor and singer Harry Belafonte is to be honoured by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.



  • Rivers 'resting' after health scare
  • US comedienne Joan Rivers, 81, is "resting comfortably" and with her family after reportedly going into cardiac arrest during surgery on her vocal cords.



  • Gun found at film director's home
  • Police are called to artist Sam Taylor-Johnson and actor husband Aaron's home after a passer-by spotted a machine gun inside the house.



  • Diana's Bake Off exit announced
  • Great British Bake Off contestant Diana Beard has left the show, but the BBC says her exit was due to illness, not a controversy over the latest episode.



  • 2.6m historic pictures posted online
  • An academic is posting millions of historic photos and illustrations to Flickr where they can be searched and copied without charge.



  • UK online series to air on Oprah
  • A web series about young people with special needs will air on Oprah Winfrey's network after backing from Game of Thrones producers.



  • Ure to play at Glasgow Ryder Cup gig
  • Midge Ure is among a number of big names who will perform at a one-off concert to mark the staging of golf's Ryder Cup in Scotland.



  • Indian elephant creates own art
  • Paintings by an Indian elephant go on sale at a gallery in the capital, Delhi, to help raise money to protect the endangered animals.



  • Beyonce's dad: Fight could be staged
  • Mathew Knowles links a fight in a lift after this year's Gala Ball to "Jedi mind tricks" to help boost ticket sales.



  • Thirty gold bars buried on beach
  • A gold-rush starts at a beach in Kent where a German artist buried £10,000 worth of bullion as part of an arts festival.



  • Jasper Johns aide in $6.5m art theft
  • The assistant of American painter Jasper Johns has pleaded guilty to selling artworks worth $6.5m (£3.9m) he stole from the artist's studio.



  • Banksy sale raises £400k for club
  • A Banksy artwork that was painted on a wall outside a cash-strapped youth club is sold to a private collector for £403,000.



  • Pitt and Jolie wedding announced
  • Actors Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are now married, according to a spokesman for the Hollywood couple.



  • US film-maker William Greaves dies
  • The US film-maker and Emmy-winning journalist, William Greaves, has died in New York at the age of 87.



  • Venice kicks off with Birdman film
  • The Venice Film Festival gets under way in Italy with Birdman, a comedy drama about an actor trying to escape from the shadow of his most famous role.



  • Jeezy pleads not guilty over firearms
  • Rapper Young Jeezy pleads not guilty to possessing an illegal assault weapon after a fatal shooting at a California rap concert.



  • Fans' delight at Kate Bush comeback
  • Kate Bush makes her stage comeback at London's Hammersmith Apollo to an ecstatic response from fans at her first live concert for 35 years.



  • Sting shows to support music venue
  • Sting announces two concerts to help celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Sage Gateshead.



  • Pixie Lott added to Strictly line-up
  • Singer Pixie Lott is the 11th celebrity announced to take part in this year's Strictly Come Dancing.



  • Cops crew member killed by US police
  • A crew member on the US police reality TV show Cops is shot and killed when Nebraska police open fire on a robbery suspect.



  • Benefits Street filming on Teesside
  • Residents in a Teesside street are being filmed for the next series of controversial TV show Benefits Street.



  • VIDEO: Dahl: Charlie chapters discovered
  • The discovery of new unpublished chapters reveals author Roald Dahl planned to include more children in his classic children's book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory but dropped them from the final version.



  • VIDEO: Peter Kay lights up Blackpool
  • Comedian Peter Kay hosted the big switch-on of the Blackpool Illuminations



  • VIDEO: Maisie, 11, joins top ballet school
  • A schoolgirl from Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan is getting ready to start studying at the Royal Ballet School in London.



  • VIDEO: Quentin Blake's secrets of drawing
  • Illustrator Quentin Blake describes how he brought Roald Dahl's characters from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory to life.



  • VIDEO: Japanese art projected onto human faces
  • Japanese artist Nobumichi Asai has created a new work that involves projecting his designs onto a human face



  • VIDEO: BBC presenter Amroliwala's best bits
  • Presenter Matthew Amroliwala is leaving the BBC's News Channel after 16 years to work at BBC World.



  • VIDEO: Bake Off's Iain: I don't hold a grudge
  • Great British Bake Off loser Iain Watters tells BBC Newsnight he doesn't hold a grudge against fellow contestant Diana Beard, even though she played a part in his elimination.



  • VIDEO: Simon Cowell 'upset' at Radio Times
  • X Factor supremo Simon Cowell says he felt "upset" after reading a recent interview published in the Radio Times.



  • Why Orwell was a literary mediocrity
  • But Orwell was a literary mediocrity, says Will Self



  • The Victorian pig singing competition
  • The bizarre tale of the pig singing competition from Victorian times



  • The museum 'ignoring' its Salvador Dali etchings
  • The museum 'ignoring' its Salvador Dali etchings



  • Keaton takes flight in Birdman film
  • Michael Keaton back on big screen in Birdman at Venice



  • Shaking off the 'kilted straitjacket'
  • How Scottish national identity shook off its 'kilted straitjacket'



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  • Did Kate Bush's comeback concert wow her fans?









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