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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.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Thu Sep 11, 2014

National Ledger

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.

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Related Topix: Gwen Stefani, Pop/Rock, Hot Chicks

Forbes.com

What U2's Apple Album Launch Means For U2

Zack O'Malley Greenburg here, thanks for reading! I'm a senior editor at Forbes , where I cover the business of music & entertainment. I'm author of Empire State of Mind: How Jay-Z Went From Street Corner To Corner Office ; my second book, the business biography Michael Jackson, Inc , was published by Simon & Schuster in 2014.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, U2, The Edge, Dance, Black Entertainment, Michael Jackson

Tue Sep 09, 2014

ContactMusic.com

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.

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Related Topix: iPod, Pop/Rock, iPhone, Apple, Startups

GantDaily.com

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.

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Related Topix: No Doubt, Pop/Rock

MTV

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.

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Related Topix: Demi Lovato, Dance, Pop/Rock, Ed Sheeran, No Doubt

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.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Jazz, The Verve

Mon Sep 08, 2014

MTV

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.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Dance, One Direction, The Best, September, Together

Fri Sep 05, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

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.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Ace Frehley

BroadwayWorld.com

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.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Boston Conservatory

Thu Sep 04, 2014

Cincinnati CityBeat

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.'

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Cincinnati, OH, The Records, Friday, Jimmy Eat World, Eat

Wed Sep 03, 2014

KURB-FM Little Rock

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.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Jordan Knight, The Kids, New Kids on the Block, Abc

WJZW-FM Washington

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.

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Related Topix: John Waite, Pop/Rock, Abc, Fox Interactive Media, The Babys

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Forbes.com

Beyonce Leads Post-VMA Sales Gains, Album Rises 1,400 Percent

I am a freelance pop music journalist in New York City. I have written for The Huffington Post, Billboard, The Hollywood Reporter, MTV, as well as various magazines and blogs around the world.

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Related Topix: Beyonce, Dance, R-N-B, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, MTV, Hollywood, Blog News, Bang

Thu Aug 28, 2014

WJZW-FM Washington

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.

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Related Topix: The Zombies, Pop/Rock, Colin Blunstone, Abc

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Billboard

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.

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Related Topix: The Talk, Pop/Rock, Dance, Hip-Hop, Tame Impala, The Records, The 80'S

Wed Aug 20, 2014

ABC News

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.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, South America, World News, Brazil, Entertainment

Tue Aug 19, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

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.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Roots, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Forbes.com

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.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Country, Hot Chicks, Pop/Rock, Taylor Swift

Stereogum

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.

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Related Topix: Bush, Pop/Rock

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