10 hrs ago
Start Planning for These 2014 Music Festivals Right Now
The Governors Ball Music Festival has emerged as New York's best music fest. The three-day event is set to return to Randall's Island with a mix of hip-hop, rock, and indie darlings in June 2014.
23 hrs ago
One Direction and Mumford & Sons among most popular topics on Twitter in 2013
In an analysis of the tweets from its 15 million active users in the UK, the social networking site said the year's biggest spike was during Manchester United's 2-1 defeat by Real Madrid in March, which led to the team being knocked out of the champions league.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
The Huffington Post
A-Sides with Jon Chattman: Chase Your Hump Day Blues Away with Jus Post Bellum and Debbie Neigher
The second Mumford & Sons broke out into the mainstream, a flock of folk bands took off like a post-salami sandwich burp into a hand dryer.
You Oughta Know Ben Lovett Supports Invisible Children
Over the course of just two albums, VH1 You Oughta Know artist Mumford & Sons have earned themselves a well-deserved spot in the "Who's the biggest rock band in the world?" conversation.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Mumford and Sons' Ben Lovett Designs Shirt for Invisible Children
A few years back Ben Lovett, who plays the keys and accordion for Mumford and Sons, received an email about Invisible Children nonprofit founded with the goal of educating the public about Joseph Kony and the atrocities of the Lord's Resistance Army.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Mumford & Sons Ben Lovett and Rachel Bilson Team Up With Invisible Children
Fashion and philanthropy A- things we love! Invisible Children has teamed up with two very special supporters to create t-shirts that are a perfect holiday gift that also gives back to a deserving cause.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
The Arizona Republic
Elizabeth Banks swears like a sailor
The 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' star admits to overusing cuss words, but she can't stop herself, despite having a sons, Felix, two, and Magnus, 12 months, with husband Max Handelman.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Mumford & Sons' Ben Lovett remixes Alt-J's 'Dissolve Me' - listen
Mumford and Sons ' keyboard player Ben Lovett has remixed the Alt-J song, 'Dissolve Me'.
Luke responds to Lord Sugar tweet
Luke Friend gives a frank response to Lord Sugar's tweets from last weekend and discusses the Mumford and Sons song choice for Jukebox Week.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Charleston City Paper
Cranford & Sons changes name, drops new disc
After being mistaken for a Mumford & Sons cover band, the guys in Hilton Head-based Americana act - and frequent Holy City players - Cranford and Sons knew that it was time for a change.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
One Direction, 'Midnight Memories': Track-By-...
Did you really expect the world's biggest boy band to drop the ball on 2013? "Midnight Memories," the third full-length from the "X Factor"-formed quintet , follows up on what worked best on last year's "Take Me Home," and tosses in some proficient new ideas to keep listeners eager for the band's continued evolution.
Miley's singing cat, Lady Gaga's presidential romp: American Music Awards 2013's top 5...
R. Kelly, left, and Lady Gaga perform at the American Music Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, in Los Angeles.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Imagine Dragons, The Lumineers, Mumford & Sons to Compete for American Music ...
The 2013 American Music Awards take place this Sunday at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, CA.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Gary Barlow Finds Twitter Q&A Session Rather Taxing
SINCE Take That hung up their microphones after their last tour, Gary Barlow has kept himself busy by starring on TV as an X Factor judge.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Daily Times
the Frequency: 'Stripped-down' acts take the stage this weekend
While super-produced dance tunes still get bodies moving at beach dance clubs, there are a plethora of stripped-down live music acts coming to area stages this weekend for those who like it raw.
Port Dover Maple Leaf
Not every fundraiser is a great success
Port Dover fundraising volunteers are keeping a closer watch on county council these days.
Plymouth Evening Herald
Whirlwind rise for The Lumineers
THIS has been an especially good year for Colorado folk five-piece The Lumineers, with performances at Glastonbury, Reading and Leeds, and T in the Park.
Yorkton This Week & Enterprise
Folk artist one to watch
Jake Bugg Jake Bugg Mercury Records 9.5-out-of-10 Normally I try to keep my album reviews to Canadian content.
Lansing State Journal
Americana music's star is on the rise
Americana music, people seem to agree, is thriving. "Its time is truly now," said Terry Stewart, producer of PBS' "Nashville 2.0: The Rise of Americana."
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Bugg Searches For A Balance Between Rock And Folk On 'Shangri La'
His sound is rougher than folk rock bands like Mumford and Sons and has an edginess to it that separates him from most of the mainstream rock on the radio.