Indie record label Krian Music Group and their exclusive digital distributor, BFM Digital will be joined by media sponsor M Music & Musicians Magazine for their first official SXSW showcase this year, bringing an exhilarating must see lineup to the Iron Bear on Thursday, March 15. Dance rockers VHS Or Beta, Nashville's retro-rockers The…Continue
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Jones, lead singer of the 1960s group that was assembled as an American version of the Beatles, died of a massive heart attack in Indiantown where he lived,…Continue
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In a year in which the Academy Awards appeared to not give a hoot about film music -- no musical performance during the show, just two nominees for Best Song -- they proceeded to reward a film in which the only dominant sound WAS music.…Continue
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(CBS/AP) President Barack Obama joined Mick Jagger on stage to sing "Sweet Home Chicago" at the White House blues concert Tuesday night as a part of the "In Performance at the White House" series that airs on PBS.
The surprise performance by Mr. Obama came at the end of the playlist when the ensemble was singing the blues anthem of the…Continue
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The 23-year-old singer accepted the album award from George Michael and earned a standing ovation as she gave her acceptance speech.
"Nothing makes me prouder than coming here with six Grammys... I'm so…Continue
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Are you ready for the top 30 countdown of the greatest music vids of all time?
30. Talking Heads, 'Once in a Lifetime' (1980)…Continue
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A recent Columbia University survey found, in fact, that 70 percent of 18- to 29-year-olds said they had bought, copied or downloaded unauthorized music, TV shows or movies, compared with 46 percent of all adults who'd done the…Continue
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Franklin performed a loose, gospel-inspired rendition of "The Greatest Love of All," Houston's third-biggest hit.
Feb. 20, Associated…Continue
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Many blog-dwellers felt his acceptence speech — in which he praised “the human element” in music, as opposed to the type made on computer — was a slur against electronic music makers, as well as hip-hop creators.…Continue
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The funeral for Whitney Houston, the legendary pop singer who passed away on Feb. 11 at the age of 48, will be broadcast on television and streaming online from the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, New Jersey on Saturday, according to CNN.
The church only seats 1,500 and the “invitation-only” guest list includes dozens of celebrities and…Continue
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Jazz permeates "Chico & Rita," pulsing softly in the background or roaring brilliantly upfront, virtually every moment of the film alive…Continue
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When her name was called in the category of best country solo performance, Swift strolled to the stage with an…Continue
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The death of Whitney Houston some 24 hours before showtime made these Grammys different from all other Grammys, as…Continue
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Nicki Minaj nearly stole the show at the 2012 Grammy Awards when she performed her frenetic Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded track "Roman Holiday." Rife with religious symbolism, the…Continue
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Grammy's Won: Album of the Year, Best Pop Vocal Album, Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Best Short Form Music Video, & Best Pop Solo Performance
Adele also made a comeback last night as she sang her Grammy Award winning…Continue
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(AP) LOS ANGELES — This year's Grammy Awards promises plenty of intrigue and drama — much of it having little to do with the competition for awards.
Adele — one of the key nominees with six nods — is performing for the first time since having surgery on her vocal cords. A group of musicians upset that the Recording Academy has cut the number of…
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If you’ll pardon the self-indulgence, I’m going to take this truism one step further: News is what happened to me.
I was laid low the week before New Year’s Day by a mysterious headache and a blazing sore throat. A few days later I lost my voice.
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"The competition is on," Christina Aguilera said during The Voice season two premiere and she wasn't lying!
The hit reality singing competition returned to NBC tonight (earning the coveted post-Super Bowl slot!) and things were as heated as ever between Aguilera and her fellow mentors Blake Shelton, Cee Lo Green and Adam…Continue
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White, for one, will be performing at additional festivals plus will be announcing more tour dates in support of his solo debut "Blunderbuss." He'll be taking the stage at the Gorge in George, Wash., on…Continue
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"Fans can make you famous, a contract can make you rich, the press can make you a superstar, but only luv can make you a player," a message reads at the beginning of Madonna's new music video "Give Me All Your Luvin'."
Keep reading at…Continue
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