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www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Music

It's the age of Swiftonomics but will Taylor Swift's phenomenal success trickle down?

Taylor Swift's album, The Tortured Poets Department, received mixed reviews but broke numerous records and contributed significantly to her ongoing success and wealth. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
Music

Billie Eilish says three-hour shows are 'psychotic': 'Nobody wants that'

Billie Eilish deems three-hour concerts 'psychotic', sparking speculation directed towards Taylor Swift's marathon performances. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Music

Taylor Swift Prevails Over Billie Eilish for a Fifth Week at No. 1

Rivalry between Taylor Swift and Billie Eilish led to multiple album versions and tactics to attract fans. [ more ]
Vulture
1 month ago
Music

Should Charlie Puth Be a Bigger Artist? We Asked Charlie Puth.

Taylor Swift's shout-out inspired Charlie Puth to release his new single 'Hero' in a different musical direction. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Music

Billie Eilish and Taylor Swift Race for No. 1

A digital arms race between Taylor Swift and Billie Eilish for the top spot on the Billboard album chart. [ more ]
Vulture
3 years ago
Music

All 179 Taylor Swift Songs, Ranked

Taylor Swift remains an unchanged, controversial figure over the years despite shifting public opinions. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Music

It's the age of Swiftonomics but will Taylor Swift's phenomenal success trickle down?

Taylor Swift's album, The Tortured Poets Department, received mixed reviews but broke numerous records and contributed significantly to her ongoing success and wealth. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
Music

Billie Eilish says three-hour shows are 'psychotic': 'Nobody wants that'

Billie Eilish deems three-hour concerts 'psychotic', sparking speculation directed towards Taylor Swift's marathon performances. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Music

Taylor Swift Prevails Over Billie Eilish for a Fifth Week at No. 1

Rivalry between Taylor Swift and Billie Eilish led to multiple album versions and tactics to attract fans. [ more ]
Vulture
1 month ago
Music

Should Charlie Puth Be a Bigger Artist? We Asked Charlie Puth.

Taylor Swift's shout-out inspired Charlie Puth to release his new single 'Hero' in a different musical direction. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Music

Billie Eilish and Taylor Swift Race for No. 1

A digital arms race between Taylor Swift and Billie Eilish for the top spot on the Billboard album chart. [ more ]
Vulture
3 years ago
Music

All 179 Taylor Swift Songs, Ranked

Taylor Swift remains an unchanged, controversial figure over the years despite shifting public opinions. [ more ]
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#personal-life
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Writing

Shaznay Lewis: I asked my husband to describe me in three words. They were not printable'

Shaznay Lewis founded All Saints in 1993, released two multiplatinum albums, won multiple awards, and now pursues a solo career with a new album. [ more ]
www.vulture.com
1 month ago
Writing

Rapsody Had to Be Fearless

Rapsody values privacy in her personal life while still sharing vulnerable moments through her music. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Writing

Shaznay Lewis: I asked my husband to describe me in three words. They were not printable'

Shaznay Lewis founded All Saints in 1993, released two multiplatinum albums, won multiple awards, and now pursues a solo career with a new album. [ more ]
www.vulture.com
1 month ago
Writing

Rapsody Had to Be Fearless

Rapsody values privacy in her personal life while still sharing vulnerable moments through her music. [ more ]
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#album-release
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Music

Jennifer Lopez cancels US tour: I am completely heartsick'

Jennifer Lopez canceled her 2024 North American tour to prioritize being with family and will refund ticket holders. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Music

Bring Me the Horizon: Post Human: Nex Gen review a defining album of our digitally overloaded era

Post Human: Nex Gen, the highly anticipated album by Sheffield pop-metallers, was released suddenly after delays, delivering a strong mix of high-quality tracks. [ more ]
Fast Company
1 month ago
Music

Why Billie Eilish is trying for an eco-friendly album rollout

Billie Eilish focuses on making physical music eco-friendly by using sustainable materials for her album releases. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Music

Billie Eilish packs a punch, again, on 'Hit Me Hard and Soft': review

Billie Eilish continues to defy mainstream norms with her latest album, prioritizing a cohesive listening experience over commercial success. [ more ]
Vulture
2 months ago
Music

Twitter Trolls Won't Keep Cardi B From Releasing an Album This Year

Cardi B's second album is confirmed to be released in 2024, despite prior speculation and conflicting statements from the artist. [ more ]
www.esquire.com
2 months ago
Writing

Caleb Followill on Kings of Leon, Hit Song 'Sex on Fire,' and New Album, 'Can We Please Have Fun'

Reflecting on past achievements can divert attention from personal growth and transformation. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Music

Jennifer Lopez cancels US tour: I am completely heartsick'

Jennifer Lopez canceled her 2024 North American tour to prioritize being with family and will refund ticket holders. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Music

Bring Me the Horizon: Post Human: Nex Gen review a defining album of our digitally overloaded era

Post Human: Nex Gen, the highly anticipated album by Sheffield pop-metallers, was released suddenly after delays, delivering a strong mix of high-quality tracks. [ more ]
Fast Company
1 month ago
Music

Why Billie Eilish is trying for an eco-friendly album rollout

Billie Eilish focuses on making physical music eco-friendly by using sustainable materials for her album releases. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Music

Billie Eilish packs a punch, again, on 'Hit Me Hard and Soft': review

Billie Eilish continues to defy mainstream norms with her latest album, prioritizing a cohesive listening experience over commercial success. [ more ]
Vulture
2 months ago
Music

Twitter Trolls Won't Keep Cardi B From Releasing an Album This Year

Cardi B's second album is confirmed to be released in 2024, despite prior speculation and conflicting statements from the artist. [ more ]
www.esquire.com
2 months ago
Writing

Caleb Followill on Kings of Leon, Hit Song 'Sex on Fire,' and New Album, 'Can We Please Have Fun'

Reflecting on past achievements can divert attention from personal growth and transformation. [ more ]
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#social-media
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1 month ago
Marketing

TikTok star's incredible Sabrina Carpenter makeup transformation goes viral

A makeup artist transformed into singer Sabrina Carpenter, stunning fans with the accuracy of the look. [ more ]
Music Connection Magazine
1 month ago
Marketing

Create Music Group Needs a Social Media Intern

Flighthouse is a top TikTok channel, aiming to define culture through original content and music curation.
Music Connection magazine serves artists and industry professionals, providing exclusive information to help musicians succeed. [ more ]
The Ringer
2 months ago
Music

The Greatest Diss Tracks of All Time, Ranked

Rap beef between Drake and Kendrick Lamar escalated rapidly, marking a fast-paced and entertaining rivalry in the music industry. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
Marketing

TikTok star's incredible Sabrina Carpenter makeup transformation goes viral

A makeup artist transformed into singer Sabrina Carpenter, stunning fans with the accuracy of the look. [ more ]
Music Connection Magazine
1 month ago
Marketing

Create Music Group Needs a Social Media Intern

Flighthouse is a top TikTok channel, aiming to define culture through original content and music curation.
Music Connection magazine serves artists and industry professionals, providing exclusive information to help musicians succeed. [ more ]
The Ringer
2 months ago
Music

The Greatest Diss Tracks of All Time, Ranked

Rap beef between Drake and Kendrick Lamar escalated rapidly, marking a fast-paced and entertaining rivalry in the music industry. [ more ]
moresocial-media
#artificial-intelligence
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

How A.I. Has Changed Music, and What's Coming Next

Artificial intelligence is increasingly disrupting the music industry, from creating fake collaborations to assisting in music production and distribution. [ more ]
The Verge
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Randy Travis gets his voice back in a new Warner AI music experiment

AI technology used to create new music from Randy Travis' vocals post-stroke, signaling potential for AI in music creation. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

How A.I. Has Changed Music, and What's Coming Next

Artificial intelligence is increasingly disrupting the music industry, from creating fake collaborations to assisting in music production and distribution. [ more ]
The Verge
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Randy Travis gets his voice back in a new Warner AI music experiment

AI technology used to create new music from Randy Travis' vocals post-stroke, signaling potential for AI in music creation. [ more ]
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#authenticity
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Music

30 years later, Sarah McLachlan looks back at the album that 'felt to me like freedom'

McLachlan's experience in the music industry highlights the pressure to conform to certain standards but the importance of staying true to oneself. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Music

Full of secrets and promises': Dusty Springfield's 20 greatest songs ranked!

Dusty Springfield's commitment to authentic music despite commercial success setbacks. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Music

30 years later, Sarah McLachlan looks back at the album that 'felt to me like freedom'

McLachlan's experience in the music industry highlights the pressure to conform to certain standards but the importance of staying true to oneself. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Music

Full of secrets and promises': Dusty Springfield's 20 greatest songs ranked!

Dusty Springfield's commitment to authentic music despite commercial success setbacks. [ more ]
moreauthenticity
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1 month ago
Music

CMAT blasts cruel body-shamers: 'Didn't realise it was ILLEGAL to have a HUGE ASS'

CMAT slams body-shamers post Radio 1's Big Weekend performance. [ more ]
#pop-music
The Ringer
1 month ago
Music

'Eternal Sunshine'

Ariana Grande's album, Eternal Sunshine, is missing the viral hits seen in her previous albums. [ more ]
Vulture
1 month ago
Science

Sofia Coppola's Daughter Enters the Pop-Girl-Spring Ring

Romy Mars entered the pop music scene with a bold surprise launch of her single, 'Stuck Up,' and 'From a Distance,' showcasing her ambition and creativity at just 17 years old. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Music

Sabrina Carpenter and Chappell Roan Saw a Gap in Pop, and Filled It

The song 'Espresso' by Sabrina Carpenter is being hailed as a defining song of 2024 and a breakthrough in her career. [ more ]
Consequence
2 months ago
Music

Song of the Week: Remi Wolf Is Ready to Ride in "Toro"

Remi Wolf's 'Toro' showcases her ability to create vibrant, layered, unexpected pop music with sincerity and expert craftsmanship. [ more ]
Pitchfork
2 months ago
Music

Sia: Reasonable Woman

Sia's sound has shifted from indie pop to mainstream hits, with her latest album being criticized for formulaic, dated sounds and lack of uniqueness. [ more ]
The Ringer
1 month ago
Music

'Eternal Sunshine'

Ariana Grande's album, Eternal Sunshine, is missing the viral hits seen in her previous albums. [ more ]
Vulture
1 month ago
Science

Sofia Coppola's Daughter Enters the Pop-Girl-Spring Ring

Romy Mars entered the pop music scene with a bold surprise launch of her single, 'Stuck Up,' and 'From a Distance,' showcasing her ambition and creativity at just 17 years old. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Music

Sabrina Carpenter and Chappell Roan Saw a Gap in Pop, and Filled It

The song 'Espresso' by Sabrina Carpenter is being hailed as a defining song of 2024 and a breakthrough in her career. [ more ]
Consequence
2 months ago
Music

Song of the Week: Remi Wolf Is Ready to Ride in "Toro"

Remi Wolf's 'Toro' showcases her ability to create vibrant, layered, unexpected pop music with sincerity and expert craftsmanship. [ more ]
Pitchfork
2 months ago
Music

Sia: Reasonable Woman

Sia's sound has shifted from indie pop to mainstream hits, with her latest album being criticized for formulaic, dated sounds and lack of uniqueness. [ more ]
morepop-music
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Music

Asha Puthli was nearly India's first disco star. She's now 79, and her tour's selling out

Asha Puthli, an Indian vocalist, at 79 years old, is experiencing a late-career resurgence with a sold-out show in L.A. after facing financial struggles and not touring for 40 years. [ more ]
Consequence
1 month ago
Music

Disclosure release new single "She's Gone, Dance On"

Disclosure's new song 'She's Gone, Dance On' is a hit, gaining popularity among DJs and fans alike. [ more ]
#spotify
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Tech industry

Spotify hikes subscription price in France by 1.2% to match new music-streaming tax | TechCrunch

Spotify increased premium subscription price in France by 1.2% to match the music-streaming levy imposed by the government. [ more ]
Consequence
1 month ago
Music

Steve Albini's bands Shellac and Big Black return to Spotify

Albini's band Shellac's and Big Black's discographies have returned to Spotify post his demise despite his previous criticisms of the platform. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Tech industry

Watch: Spotify's move to paywall lyrics is putting pressure on free users

Spotify is moving lyrics behind its paid service wall to incentivize free users to upgrade. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Tech industry

Spotify hikes subscription price in France by 1.2% to match new music-streaming tax | TechCrunch

Spotify increased premium subscription price in France by 1.2% to match the music-streaming levy imposed by the government. [ more ]
Consequence
1 month ago
Music

Steve Albini's bands Shellac and Big Black return to Spotify

Albini's band Shellac's and Big Black's discographies have returned to Spotify post his demise despite his previous criticisms of the platform. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Tech industry

Watch: Spotify's move to paywall lyrics is putting pressure on free users

Spotify is moving lyrics behind its paid service wall to incentivize free users to upgrade. [ more ]
morespotify
Pitchfork
1 month ago
Writing

Young Jesus: The Fool

John Rossiter reconnects with heartland rock roots to create a magnetic and direct record with 'The Fool.' [ more ]
#wu-tang-clan
Pitchfork
1 month ago
Music

Wu-Tang Clan's Rare Album Once Upon a Time in Shaolin to Be Played at Australian Art Museum

Once Upon a Time in Shaolin, the Wu-Tang Clan album, will be publicly played at listening events in Australia's MONA. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
1 month ago
Music

wu-tang clan's legendary one-copy album loaned to MONA museum for first public debut

A historic Wu-Tang Clan album to be played publicly in Tasmania after being sold and resold as unique art. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Music

Sole copy of Wu-Tang Clan album to be played to the public for first time at Mona

Once Upon a Time in Shaolin, the unique Wu-Tang Clan album, is available for public listening at a museum in Tasmania. [ more ]
Pitchfork
1 month ago
Music

Wu-Tang Clan's Rare Album Once Upon a Time in Shaolin to Be Played at Australian Art Museum

Once Upon a Time in Shaolin, the Wu-Tang Clan album, will be publicly played at listening events in Australia's MONA. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
1 month ago
Music

wu-tang clan's legendary one-copy album loaned to MONA museum for first public debut

A historic Wu-Tang Clan album to be played publicly in Tasmania after being sold and resold as unique art. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Music

Sole copy of Wu-Tang Clan album to be played to the public for first time at Mona

Once Upon a Time in Shaolin, the unique Wu-Tang Clan album, is available for public listening at a museum in Tasmania. [ more ]
morewu-tang-clan
Pitchfork
1 month ago
Chicago

The Black Keys Cancel Arena Tour, Planning to Downsize Venues

The Black Keys canceled arena tour, opting for smaller venues for intimate experience. [ more ]
#new-album
Consequence
1 month ago
Music

Beak> release surprise new album >>>>

Beak> released a surprise new album, returning to their musical roots with organic, unfiltered soundscapes and shunning singles for a cohesive album experience. [ more ]
Pitchfork
1 month ago
Music

Watch Billie Eilish Perform "Lunch," Talk Making of New Album on Colbert

Billie Eilish's new album 'Hit Me Hard and Soft' marks her third full-length album following a 3-year gap, with a focus on not preempting the release with singles. [ more ]
Consequence
1 month ago
Music

Horse Jumper of Love announce new album Disaster Trick, unveil single "Wink"

Horse Jumper of Love's new studio album 'Disaster Trick' set for release on August 16th via Run For Cover Records. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
Music

Billie Eilish plays her unreleased album in full at her New York show

Billie Eilish played her unreleased album 'Hit Me Hard and Soft' in full at a show in New York [ more ]
BrooklynVegan
2 months ago
Music

From Indian Lakes' Joe Vann breaks down new LP 'Head Void' track-by-track

Head Void marks From Indian Lakes' return to full-band rock sound, combining elements of shoegaze, emo, and indie/alt rock. [ more ]
Consequence
1 month ago
Music

Beak> release surprise new album >>>>

Beak> released a surprise new album, returning to their musical roots with organic, unfiltered soundscapes and shunning singles for a cohesive album experience. [ more ]
Pitchfork
1 month ago
Music

Watch Billie Eilish Perform "Lunch," Talk Making of New Album on Colbert

Billie Eilish's new album 'Hit Me Hard and Soft' marks her third full-length album following a 3-year gap, with a focus on not preempting the release with singles. [ more ]
Consequence
1 month ago
Music

Horse Jumper of Love announce new album Disaster Trick, unveil single "Wink"

Horse Jumper of Love's new studio album 'Disaster Trick' set for release on August 16th via Run For Cover Records. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
Music

Billie Eilish plays her unreleased album in full at her New York show

Billie Eilish played her unreleased album 'Hit Me Hard and Soft' in full at a show in New York [ more ]
BrooklynVegan
2 months ago
Music

From Indian Lakes' Joe Vann breaks down new LP 'Head Void' track-by-track

Head Void marks From Indian Lakes' return to full-band rock sound, combining elements of shoegaze, emo, and indie/alt rock. [ more ]
morenew-album
#collaboration
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1 month ago
Music

Drag Race star to appear on Nelly Furtado's new album

Nelly Furtado's upcoming album will feature a collaboration with Drag Race star Tynomi Banks. [ more ]
Pitchfork
1 month ago
Music

Amy Poehler Tells the Story Behind Her Yo La Tengo Cover Art on Kimmel

Yo La Tengo's 2000 single 'You Can Have It All' featured Amy Poehler on the cover, reenacting her 'Spaghetti Jesus' skit. [ more ]
BKReader
2 months ago
Brooklyn

10 Underrated Hip-Hop Collaborations You Should Add to Your Playlist Right Now

Amidst hip-hop drama, lesser-known collaborations showcase artists' magic. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
Music

Drag Race star to appear on Nelly Furtado's new album

Nelly Furtado's upcoming album will feature a collaboration with Drag Race star Tynomi Banks. [ more ]
Pitchfork
1 month ago
Music

Amy Poehler Tells the Story Behind Her Yo La Tengo Cover Art on Kimmel

Yo La Tengo's 2000 single 'You Can Have It All' featured Amy Poehler on the cover, reenacting her 'Spaghetti Jesus' skit. [ more ]
BKReader
2 months ago
Brooklyn

10 Underrated Hip-Hop Collaborations You Should Add to Your Playlist Right Now

Amidst hip-hop drama, lesser-known collaborations showcase artists' magic. [ more ]
morecollaboration
#apple-music
www.amny.com
1 month ago
Music

Lauryn Hill's classic Miseducation' album tops Apple Music's list of best albums of all time | amNewYork

Lauryn Hill's 'The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill' is ranked as the top album in Apple Music's list of 10 greatest albums of all time. [ more ]
Slate Magazine
1 month ago
Tech industry

What the Hell Happened to Apple?

Apple Music focused on '100 Best Albums' in a controversial list, lacking depth and originality, sparking mixed reactions. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Music

The Guide #140: Why it doesn't really matter if you disagree with Apple's top 100 album list

Apple Music released 100 best albums of all time list without considering streaming numbers, causing controversy. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
Music

'Miseducation of Lauryn Hill' tops Apple Music's list of best albums of all time

Apple Music announced the 10 greatest albums of all time, with Lauryn Hill's 'The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill' claiming the top spot. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
Music

Lauryn Hill's classic Miseducation' album tops Apple Music's list of best albums of all time | amNewYork

Lauryn Hill's 'The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill' is ranked as the top album in Apple Music's list of 10 greatest albums of all time. [ more ]
Slate Magazine
1 month ago
Tech industry

What the Hell Happened to Apple?

Apple Music focused on '100 Best Albums' in a controversial list, lacking depth and originality, sparking mixed reactions. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Music

The Guide #140: Why it doesn't really matter if you disagree with Apple's top 100 album list

Apple Music released 100 best albums of all time list without considering streaming numbers, causing controversy. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
Music

'Miseducation of Lauryn Hill' tops Apple Music's list of best albums of all time

Apple Music announced the 10 greatest albums of all time, with Lauryn Hill's 'The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill' claiming the top spot. [ more ]
moreapple-music
Pitchfork
1 month ago
Music

One Dove: Morning Dove White

Revisiting the 1993 album Morning Dove White, produced by Andrew Weatherall, reveals diverse and conflicting reviews about One Dove's music. [ more ]
Vulture
1 month ago
Music

No Joke(r), Lady Gaga Teases Her New Album

Lady Gaga teased LG7 - her first album since 2020's Chromatica - at the end of HBO's Gaga Chromatica Ball concert film. [ more ]
#tems
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Music

African Music to the World

Tems is making significant waves in the music industry with her honest and captivating music, straddling R&B and Afrobeats, capturing various emotions through her relatable lyrics and catchy hooks. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Music

Tems, R&B's Golden Child, Dials In

Tems's career has rapidly ascended despite challenges, with upcoming milestones like her debut album release and headlining world tour. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Music

African Music to the World

Tems is making significant waves in the music industry with her honest and captivating music, straddling R&B and Afrobeats, capturing various emotions through her relatable lyrics and catchy hooks. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Music

Tems, R&B's Golden Child, Dials In

Tems's career has rapidly ascended despite challenges, with upcoming milestones like her debut album release and headlining world tour. [ more ]
moretems
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Opinion | Artificial Intelligence?' No, Collective Intelligence.

Artists can collaborate with A.I. to create generative and transcendent art, like Holly Herndon's album PROTO. [ more ]
Vulture
1 year ago
Music

So You Thought BTS Was Going on Break? LOL.

BTS announced a break for solo projects, causing initial hysteria but continued with multiple activities. [ more ]
Billboard
1 month ago
Education

A Day in the Life at LIU Brooklyn's Roc Nation School of Music: Culture, Class & Camaraderie

Students at Roc Nation School present songs for final project packaging. [ more ]
#pavement
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Music

Gen X parents, Gen Z kids rejoice: Pavement has a new gold record

Pavement's b-side 'Harness Your Hopes' gained unexpected popularity on Spotify and TikTok, reaching Gold status, despite initial underwhelming reception. [ more ]
SFGATE
1 month ago
Music

California's most underrated band goes gold thanks to TikTok

Pavement, an influential indie rock band, found unexpected late-career success through TikTok and choreographed dance routines. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Music

Gen X parents, Gen Z kids rejoice: Pavement has a new gold record

Pavement's b-side 'Harness Your Hopes' gained unexpected popularity on Spotify and TikTok, reaching Gold status, despite initial underwhelming reception. [ more ]
SFGATE
1 month ago
Music

California's most underrated band goes gold thanks to TikTok

Pavement, an influential indie rock band, found unexpected late-career success through TikTok and choreographed dance routines. [ more ]
morepavement
Vulture
1 year ago
Music

28 Albums We Can't Wait to Hear in 2023

2022 was a remarkable year in music, with many top artists releasing boundary-pushing albums and festivals resuming operations, setting the stage for an exciting 2023. [ more ]
#success
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Music

Ricky Martin and 'Livin' La Vida Loca' ushered in pop's 'Latin explosion' in 1999. Too bad it wasn't real.

Ricky Martin knew 'Livin' La Vida Loca' would be a hit before recording other songs for his English debut album. [ more ]
The New Yorker
2 months ago
Music

The Anxious Love Songs of Billie Eilish

Billie Eilish is the youngest two-time Oscar winner in history and has achieved remarkable success at a young age. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Writing

When I became a meme it was humiliating and hurtful': Dua Lipa on pop, psychedelics and proving her haters wrong

Dua Lipa is not only a successful musician but also an emerging business tycoon with ambitious plans for her career growth. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Music

Ricky Martin and 'Livin' La Vida Loca' ushered in pop's 'Latin explosion' in 1999. Too bad it wasn't real.

Ricky Martin knew 'Livin' La Vida Loca' would be a hit before recording other songs for his English debut album. [ more ]
The New Yorker
2 months ago
Music

The Anxious Love Songs of Billie Eilish

Billie Eilish is the youngest two-time Oscar winner in history and has achieved remarkable success at a young age. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Writing

When I became a meme it was humiliating and hurtful': Dua Lipa on pop, psychedelics and proving her haters wrong

Dua Lipa is not only a successful musician but also an emerging business tycoon with ambitious plans for her career growth. [ more ]
moresuccess
#kendrick-lamar
The Ringer
1 month ago
Music

Kendrick Lamar Went No. 1 on His Own. What Does That Mean for TDE?

Top Dawg Entertainment still generates excitement around artist releases after two decades. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
2 months ago
Brooklyn

Kendrick Lamar breaks records with 'Not Like Us' track

Kendrick Lamar breaks industry records with hit single 'Not Like Us' amidst beef with Drake. [ more ]
Pitchfork
2 months ago
Music

Drake Responds to Kendrick Lamar With New Song "The Heart Part 6"

Drake responds to Kendrick Lamar's recent singles in a new song, claiming to have fed false information for use in a track. [ more ]
The Ringer
1 month ago
Music

Kendrick Lamar Went No. 1 on His Own. What Does That Mean for TDE?

Top Dawg Entertainment still generates excitement around artist releases after two decades. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
2 months ago
Brooklyn

Kendrick Lamar breaks records with 'Not Like Us' track

Kendrick Lamar breaks industry records with hit single 'Not Like Us' amidst beef with Drake. [ more ]
Pitchfork
2 months ago
Music

Drake Responds to Kendrick Lamar With New Song "The Heart Part 6"

Drake responds to Kendrick Lamar's recent singles in a new song, claiming to have fed false information for use in a track. [ more ]
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The Atlantic
1 month ago
Writing

How Drake Became White

Race-based identity undermining is not exclusive to white supremacists. [ more ]
London Jazz News
1 month ago
London music

Nikki Iles Jazz Orchestra at the 2024 Manchester Jazz Festival

Excitement for Nikki Iles Jazz Orchestra at Manchester Jazz Festival after pandemic delay. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
Music

Rock band Cage the Elephant emerge from loss and hospitalization with new album Neon Pill' | amNewYork

Cage the Elephant's lead singer faced personal and medical challenges during the production of their latest album, Neon Pill. [ more ]
#sony-music
Entrepreneur
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Sony Music Bars ChatGPT From Listening to Beyonce, Adele | Entrepreneur

Sony Music restricts tech companies from using its music to train AI models to protect intellectual property. [ more ]
The Verge
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Sony Music warns AI companies against "unauthorized use" of its content

Sony Music warns tech companies against unauthorized use of content for AI systems. [ more ]
Entrepreneur
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Sony Music Bars ChatGPT From Listening to Beyonce, Adele | Entrepreneur

Sony Music restricts tech companies from using its music to train AI models to protect intellectual property. [ more ]
The Verge
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Sony Music warns AI companies against "unauthorized use" of its content

Sony Music warns tech companies against unauthorized use of content for AI systems. [ more ]
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#billie-eilish
Consequence
2 months ago
Music

Song of the Week: Billie Eilish Embraces Her Cravings on "LUNCH"

Billie Eilish's new album embraces vulnerability and honesty, showcasing a different side of her musicality. [ more ]
BrooklynVegan
2 months ago
Music

Notable Releases of the Week (5/17)

Billie Eilish continues to break boundaries by creating experimental music despite being a mainstream pop star. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Music

Billie Eilish Dares to Write (Twisted) Love Songs

Eilish's musical evolution and impact on the industry at a young age are significant. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
Music

Did Billie Eilish just jump into the race for song of the summer?

Kendrick Lamar's "Not Like Us" may dominate the summer song competition. Billie Eilish's "Birds of a Feather" from her new album could be a strong contender. [ more ]
Consequence
2 months ago
Music

Song of the Week: Billie Eilish Embraces Her Cravings on "LUNCH"

Billie Eilish's new album embraces vulnerability and honesty, showcasing a different side of her musicality. [ more ]
BrooklynVegan
2 months ago
Music

Notable Releases of the Week (5/17)

Billie Eilish continues to break boundaries by creating experimental music despite being a mainstream pop star. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Music

Billie Eilish Dares to Write (Twisted) Love Songs

Eilish's musical evolution and impact on the industry at a young age are significant. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
Music

Did Billie Eilish just jump into the race for song of the summer?

Kendrick Lamar's "Not Like Us" may dominate the summer song competition. Billie Eilish's "Birds of a Feather" from her new album could be a strong contender. [ more ]
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TechCrunch
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Sony Music warns tech companies over 'unauthorized' use of its content to train AI | TechCrunch

Sony Music Group is warning tech companies and streaming services against unauthorized use of its music for AI training. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
Music

Lizzy McAlpine follows her breakout hit with an 'Older,' and wiser, tour

Artists like Lizzy McAlpine face challenges when fans only attend for viral hits, impacting concert experiences and planning. [ more ]
Open Culture
2 months ago
Music

Meet Fanny, the First Female Rock Band to Top the Charts: "They Were Just Colossal and Wonderful, and Nobody's Ever Mentioned Them"

The Beatles influenced the rise of all-female rock bands worldwide. Fanny made a significant impact by being the first all-female band to release an album on a major label. [ more ]
BrooklynVegan
2 months ago
Music

Fake Fruit announce new album 'Mucho Mistrust,' share title track, on tour in June

Fake Fruit announces second album 'Mucho Mistrust' inspired by turbulent times and collaborative band effort. [ more ]
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BrooklynVegan
2 months ago
Berlin

Allison Russell announces fall tour with Kara Jackson

Allison Russell's 'The Returner' album tour will feature Kara Jackson support on all dates, starting Oct 25 in Burlington and ending Nov 17 in Austin. [ more ]
BrooklynVegan
2 months ago
Chicago

Wishy announce debut LP, share "Love on the Outside," touring with Narrow Head, Dazy & more

Wishy announces debut full-length album 'Triple Seven' with a new single 'Love on the Outside' [ more ]
BrooklynVegan
2 months ago
Berlin

Allison Russell announces fall tour with Kara Jackson

Allison Russell's 'The Returner' album tour will feature Kara Jackson support on all dates, starting Oct 25 in Burlington and ending Nov 17 in Austin. [ more ]
BrooklynVegan
2 months ago
Chicago

Wishy announce debut LP, share "Love on the Outside," touring with Narrow Head, Dazy & more

Wishy announces debut full-length album 'Triple Seven' with a new single 'Love on the Outside' [ more ]
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Consequence
2 months ago
Chicago

The Blood Brothers announce first tour in 10 years, along with reissue of Crimes album

The Blood Brothers are going on their first tour in a decade and reissuing their album Crimes for its 20th anniversary. [ more ]
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Consequence
2 months ago
California

Joanna Newsom pays tribute to Steve Albini at Kilby Block Party

Joanna Newsom paid tribute to late collaborator Steve Albini at Kilby Block Party in Salt Lake City. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Music

Steve Albini was a button-pushing musician of uncompromising brilliance

Steve Albini was known for his confrontational and polarizing personality throughout his musical career and had a history of provocation. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
Music

Steve Albini, Legendary Producer and Alternative Rock Pioneer, Dies at 61

Steve Albini, influential alternative rock producer and musician, passed away at 61, leaving a legacy of groundbreaking work with bands like Nirvana, the Pixies, and PJ Harvey. [ more ]
Vulture
2 months ago
Music

Pixies, Cloud Nothings, and More Indie Musicians Honor Steve Albini

Steve Albini, a significant figure in independent music, influenced many through his music and recordings, leaving a lasting impact on the industry. [ more ]
Pitchfork
2 months ago
Music

Steve Albini, Storied Producer and Icon of the Rock Underground, Dies at 61

Steve Albini, an iconic figure in indie rock, has passed away at 61. He was known for his work as a producer/engineer and as a member of bands like Shellac. [ more ]
Consequence
2 months ago
California

Joanna Newsom pays tribute to Steve Albini at Kilby Block Party

Joanna Newsom paid tribute to late collaborator Steve Albini at Kilby Block Party in Salt Lake City. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Music

Steve Albini was a button-pushing musician of uncompromising brilliance

Steve Albini was known for his confrontational and polarizing personality throughout his musical career and had a history of provocation. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
Music

Steve Albini, Legendary Producer and Alternative Rock Pioneer, Dies at 61

Steve Albini, influential alternative rock producer and musician, passed away at 61, leaving a legacy of groundbreaking work with bands like Nirvana, the Pixies, and PJ Harvey. [ more ]
Vulture
2 months ago
Music

Pixies, Cloud Nothings, and More Indie Musicians Honor Steve Albini

Steve Albini, a significant figure in independent music, influenced many through his music and recordings, leaving a lasting impact on the industry. [ more ]
Pitchfork
2 months ago
Music

Steve Albini, Storied Producer and Icon of the Rock Underground, Dies at 61

Steve Albini, an iconic figure in indie rock, has passed away at 61. He was known for his work as a producer/engineer and as a member of bands like Shellac. [ more ]
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New York Daily News
10 months ago
Music

Diddy to receive Global Icon award, perform at 2023 MTV VMAs

Diddy to receive the Global Icon award at the 2023 MTV VMAs for his unparalleled music career and global influence. [ more ]
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2 months ago
Berlin food

LISTEN TO BERLIN: Bewerbungsaufruf 2024/ 2025 - Berlin Music Commission

LISTEN TO BERLIN: Compiling new musical talents for visibility and career advancement. [ more ]
#elyanna
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Music

Palestinian-Chilean singer poised to take Arabic pop global DW 05/10/2024

Elyanna challenges labels by bringing Arabic pop to global mainstream. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
Music

Palestinian-Chilean Pop Star Elyanna Performs in Keffiyeh on Colbert's Late Show

Elyanna's performance on The Late Show with a keffiyeh symbolizes support for Palestinians amid conflict, representing her culturally rich music. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Music

Palestinian-Chilean singer poised to take Arabic pop global DW 05/10/2024

Elyanna challenges labels by bringing Arabic pop to global mainstream. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
Music

Palestinian-Chilean Pop Star Elyanna Performs in Keffiyeh on Colbert's Late Show

Elyanna's performance on The Late Show with a keffiyeh symbolizes support for Palestinians amid conflict, representing her culturally rich music. [ more ]
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Consequence
2 months ago
Music

Ice Spice drops smokin' hot new single "Gimmie a Light"

Ice Spice's newest single 'Gimmie a Light' is a hit with an energetic vibe and memorable flow. [ more ]
Pitchfork
2 months ago
Music

Two Shell Share New Song "Gimmi It"

Two Shell's new track "Gimmi It" follows their recent collaboration with FKA twigs. [ more ]
London Jazz News
2 months ago
Berlin

Nine UK Bands at XJAZZ! FESTIVAL 2024 (Kreuzberg, Berlin 6-12 May / + album).

The demand for independently-minded UK and UK-connected acts in Northern Europe is evident at jazz festivals like XJAZZ! in Berlin. [ more ]
Consequence
2 months ago
Music

Brittney Slayes on Unleash the Archers' New Album Phantoma: Beyond the Boys Club Podcast

Highlighting perspectives of women and non-binary musicians in the music industry. [ more ]
Digiday
2 months ago
Dining

Sony electronics busca conquistar al consumidor global al ritmo de Peso Pluma

Peso Pluma's unique sound and partnership with Sony Electronics highlight a focus on Latin music culture. [ more ]
Pitchfork
2 months ago
Music

Camila Cabello Announces New Album C, XOXO

Camila Cabello announced her fourth solo studio album, set to be released on June 28. [ more ]
Consequence
2 months ago
Music

The Story Behind Jewel's "Who Will Save Your Soul" and "Hands": Podcast

Jewel overcame challenges and worked hard to achieve success in the music industry, with hits like "Who Will Save Your Soul" and "Hands". [ more ]
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2 months ago
NYC LGBT

Eurovision's Silvester Belt on becoming Lithuania's first LGBTQ+ entrant

Silvester Belt is the first LGBTQ+ artist representing Lithuania at Eurovision, highlighting the lack of LGBTQ+ representation in the country's music industry. [ more ]
BrooklynVegan
2 months ago
Chicago

Cindy Lee cancels remainder of tour

The remaining tour dates for Cindy Lee and Freak Heat Waves have been cancelled due to personal reasons within the touring party. [ more ]
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