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Kongos - Lunatic
Their debut album, Lunatic is insanely good. Raw guitar rock, tribal rhythms, Balkan beats, electronic flourishes, reggae tinges, folk-driven accordions, Southern blues and alternating levels of twisted darkness and gentle melodies are all locked up in this band's armoury and the effect is invigorating.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Music News - Gwen Stefani Writing New Album
Music News - Gwen Stefani has started work on a new album. The 44-year-old singer is penning songs for the follow-up to 2006's 'The Sweet Escape' and admits she's been in-and-out of the studio with Pharrell Williams.
What U2's Apple Album Launch Means For U2
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Tue Sep 09, 2014
U2 Surprise Itunes Users With New Album
U2 stunned fans on Tuesday by releasing their highly-anticipated new album for free after performing at Apple's iPhone 6 unveiling event in California. The Beautiful Day hitmakers closed the technology conference by treating attendees, including celebrity audience members Gwen Stefani and British actor Stephen Fry, to a special set, before Apple boss Tim Cook announced U2's new project, Songs of Innocence, would be made available for free to iTunes users that afternoon.
A No Doubt and Gwen Stefani Solo Album Is In the Works
Hollywood, CA, United States - The beloved front woman of the seminal band No Doubt, Gwen Stefani, has been very busy. Since she began her career in the music industry, she was able to define a Billboard topping solo career and start a very successful fashion brand.
Need To Know: Demi Lovato Wants To Give You Her Album For FREE
Demi Lovato has been feeling so much love from the Lovatics that as a thank you she is giving away her album Demi for free. She's teamed up with Google Play to deliver hits like " Really Don't Care " and her cover of Ed Sheeran's "Give Me Love" in digital form for nothing at all.
All About Jazz
CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Howard Roberts: 'Goodies'
Of the dozens of studio guitarists who all but lived in the jazz and pop recording studios of Los Angeles in the 1960s, Howard Roberts probably had the easiest sound. With the advent of pop-rock in 1964, Roberts earned a solid living adding the guitar to albums marketed to adults.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
One Direction Flip Out Fans With Album Announce: See The Best Reactions Here
One Direction shocked the entire Directioner assembly on Monday morning when the five lads announced that their new album, Four , would be out November 17 and "Fireproof" was available for download right now.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
the Beards Release Video for 'All the Bearded Ladies'
In celebration of World Beard Day 2014, The Beards have unleashed a brand new video for the song "All The Bearded Ladies." This powerhouse pop-rock anthem is the latest single off of The Beard Album, the fourth hairy masterpiece from Australia's leading pro-beard rockers.
Singer-Songwriter Paul Maged to Release Sophomore Album 'Diamonds & Demons'
Recording artist and songwriter Paul Maged is excited to announce the release of his sophomore album, "Diamonds & Demons", the highly anticipated follow up to his debut record, "In My Time". Diamonds & Demons is produced by Multi-Platinum Producer Sean Gill.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Let It Happen Celebrates Debut Album
On Tuesday, Cause + Effect , the debut full-length release by Cincinnati rockers Let It Happen , will be released nationally through Northern Ohio-based label, InVogue Records. The band gives local fans first crack at the album Friday at its record release show at Newport, Ky.'
Wed Sep 03, 2014
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Nick Carter & Jordan Knight Say Joint Album Is "Something Special and Different"
It's boy band heaven! Nick and Knight, the joint album project from Backstreet Boy Nick Carter and Jordan Knight of New Kids on the Block , just arrived in stores, and Nick says the combination of his and Jordan's musical interests makes for a unique listening experience.
John Waite: Compiling "Best" Album "Cleared My Head" for New Music Projects
John Waite recently released a compilation titled, simply, Best , that features highlights from many eras of the veteran British pop-rock star's long and varied career.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Beyonce Leads Post-VMA Sales Gains, Album Rises 1,400 Percent
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Thu Aug 28, 2014
Zombies Singer Colin Blunstone Says Band's New Album Should Be Ready by Early 2015
The Zombies just wrapped up a U.S. summer tour this past Sunday and now the band has headed back home to the United Kingdom, where the influential pop-rock group plans to turn its focus on working on a new studio album soon.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Exclusive: The Griswolds Premiere New Song '16 Years' & Talk Debut Album
There are plenty of reasons for A&R staff to book flights to Australia these days.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Gilberto Spreads Her 'Bebel Sound' in New Album
The Rio de Janeiro-raised musician - the daughter of renowned singer and guitarist Joao Gilberto and singer and composer MiAocha, - describes her music simply as the "Bebel Sound," an eclectic mix of Brazilian rhythms, soul and electronic music.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Kimbra Releases New Album the Golden Echo Today
Grammy-Award winning singer Kimbra will release a new album, entitled The Golden Echo, today, August 19th via Warner Bros.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Taylor Swift Drops Surprise Single and Video, Announces New Album '1989'
Earlier today, country superstar Taylor Swift "pulled a Beyonce" by surprising the world with not only a new album title, cover, and release date, but by unleashing the first single and video of the new campaign as well, all in the span of half an hour.
You Can Crowdfund A New Bush Album By Buying "Glycerine" Lyrics For $2,000
The latest band to get in on the crowdfunding action is British grunge band Bush.