14 hrs ago
The Desert Sun
Tegan and Sara headline Palm Springs' Dinah Shore Weekend
Justin Bieber isn't the only Canadian pop star making headlines in the U.S. Tegan and Sara, two other musical Canucks, are quietly increasing their profile and fan base through a variety of performances.
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17 hrs ago
'Marry Me' Video Closes Out Sydney Mardi Gras 2014
This year's annual gay Mardi Gras in Sydney, Australia, certainly did not disappoint, with the event's annual parade bringing out more then 10,000 marchers and hundreds of thousands of spectators .
21 hrs ago
The Austin Chronicle
SXSW Preview: Mary Lambert
Two years ago, Seattle singer-songwriter Mary Lambert offered a longshot deal on Kickstarter: Donate $1,000 and join her at the Grammys if she ever went big.
Buckshot Challenges Lord Jamar's Claim That Hip Hop Is A Black Art Form
The topic of race in Hip Hop has been an ongoing discussion since the start of the culture.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
The Austin Chronicle
SXSW Friday Interviews
The past 18 months have been a blur for Seattle songstress Mary Lambert, who was working as a bartender when she was tapped to write the chorus for Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' "Same Love," an anthem supporting same-sex marriage that crashed pop culture consciousness.
Reading and Leeds Festivals announce Paramore and Queens of the Stone Age as co-headliners
They join Arctic Monkeys and Blink-182 at the top of the bill, while Jake Bugg, You Me At Six and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis also join the line-up The two bands have been named at the top of the line-up as they share duties for their joint slot in August .
Mon Mar 10, 2014
PrideFest Milwaukee announces 2014 headliners
PrideFest Milwaukee announced this morning its batch of headliners for their annual three-day festival, the nation's largest showcase of LGBT talent.
The Grammy-winning song is the best-performing rap track of the last 25 years.
CHART TOPPER: Ryan Lewis, left, and Macklemore pose in the press room with their awards for best rap performance and best rap song, for "Thrift Shop," best rap album for "The Heist" and best new artist at the 56th annual GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on Sunday, Jan. 26, in Los Angeles.
Sydney Star Observer
Mardi Gras' 'Same Love' closing act video
SOCIAL media has been a buzz about a music video clip that was created for the closing act of this year's Mardi Gras Party.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Thrift store tips to strengthen your budget
Photo Credit: pixeljones via Compfight cc Photo Credit: pixeljones via Compfight cc Everybody loves a bargain.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Hats off to Pharrell Williams for Flemington fly-in
Pharrell Williams is so big that the hat he wore to the Grammys sold for $48,000 at a charity auction.
95.7 The Beat
Billboard ranks top 100 songs in hot rap songs chart's history
"Billboard" is celebrating the 25th anniversary of its Hot Rap Songs chart by listing the top 100 hip-hop songs of the chart's history.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Drake Lead Hot Rap Songs...
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis have had a monumental run since the 2012 release of their debut album, "The Heist."
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Huffington Post
Ryan Lewis Pops Tag on $3.3M Home
The Grammy award-winning producer scooped up the home on January 31 at quite a bargain compared with the property's 2005 list price: a wallet-emptying $8.9 million.
[Interviews] One For All: Hip Hop's Botched Racial Dialogue With Lord Jamar
Lord Jamar's comments on race in Hip Hop have had the potential to be constructive, but Hip Hop as a collective unit needs to do a better job of making this discussion a productive one.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
MY Music Challenge: Mary Lambert vs. Coldplay
Congrats to Sara Bareilles! She's the second artist to win the MY Music Challenge for 5 straight days! 'I Choose You' has been entered in the MY Music Challenge Hall of Fame! Mary Lambert is a Seattle-based singer-songwriter.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
[News] Lord Jamar Says He Respects Eminem For "Worshipping Black Emcees"
Lord Jamar criticizes Macklemore and Yelawolf, says he doesn't know of any real Hip Hop fans who own Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' album.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Talib Kweli Talks Macklemore & 'White Privilege' On MSNBC
Talib Kweli joined a roundtable discussion on MSNBC's The Cycle today where he discussed cultural appropriation in hip-hop as it pertains to black versus white artists, bringing into context Macklemore's recent controversial Grammy win .
Kendrick Lamar talks Macklemore text, new albums could be out in 2014
In an interview, Kendrick Lamar addressed the Grammys' Macklemore text and the possibility of two albums due out later this year also came up.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis - Fine Young Troubadours?
As I was live tweeting the Grammy Award ceremonies, I couldn't help but notice that the most-folkie song on the mainstage came courtesy of rapper Macklemore and his big hit Same Love .