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  1. Beyonce and Bieber lead the nominations for MTV EMAsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Valley Morning Star

    MTV has announced the contenders for this year's Europe Music Awards , with Beyonce and Justin Bieber coming out on top with five nods each for the music awards.

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  2. Wiz Khalifa sampled track in 'iSay' without permission: lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | New York Daily News

    Wiz Khalifa ripped off a New York City musician by sampling his song in the hit "iSay" without paying him, a new lawsuit alleges.

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  3. Joe Clay, a Gretna musician with a rockabilly sound, has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | NOLA.com

    ... he never did. Mr. Cheramie began singing by the time he was 11 or 12, and when his parents took him to a "hillbilly music club" as a youngster and he was soon mixing the sounds he heard there with the New Orleans-flavored rhythms he of artists like ...

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  4. Bayou Country Superfest moves to Superdome for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | NOLA.com

    Bayou Country Superfest is boot-scooting down Interstate 10 and landing in New Orleans for 2017, according to a release. Because scheduled renovations at Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge effectively evicted the country music festival, the event will instead take place at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

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  5. El Pasoan charms 'Voice' judges with Selena hitRead the original story

    29 min ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    El Pasoan charms 'Voice' judges with Selena hit El Pasoan Elia Esparza took the stage on The Voice blind auditions Monday. Check out this story on lcsun-news.com: El Pasoan Elia Esparza impressed the judges on The Voice with a familiar song during the show's blind auditions Monday.

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  6. From Galesburg to Wrestling: The Mountain Goats, October 3 at Codfish Hollow BarnRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | River Cities' Reader

    ... ep!. Tickets are $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Hannah Bates is a recent St. Ambrose University graduate who likes music more than she likes most other things. She can be reached at

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  7. How Warpaint Got Stronger Together by Spending Some Time ApartRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | LA Weekly

    ... about eight years ago to work with Flea; she met Kokal at a Metallica show benefiting the Silverlake Conservatory of Music. When Warpaint were offered a deal with Rough Trade (the label responsible for all those billboards) to make their debut ...

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  8. Beach Boys Brian Wilson, Mike Love Tell All in Starkly Different MemoirsRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | RollingStone

    ... blunt about his mental breakdowns and suffering at the hands of his father. He has startling insights into the music, as with the obscure early tune "Don't Hurt My Little Sister," which comes back to haunt him in middle age: "Maybe it's because it ...

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  9. Bayou Country Superfest moving to New Orleans SuperdomeRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS --Fans rest on barricades before Dierks Bentley performed during the Bayou Country Superfest Sunday at LSU's Tiger Stadium. Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS --Fans rest on barricades before Dierks Bentley performed during the Bayou Country Superfest Sunday at LSU's Tiger Stadium.

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  10. The Freakiest Duo of Debate Night: Die Antwoord at the OgdenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Denver Westword

    ... black contacts, giving the illusion that her eyes were all pupil - a signature look she wears in many of the group's music videos. Framing her absorbing eyes was Yolandi's haircut: quarter-inch bangs perched high on her forehead with shaves sides ...

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  11. Erykah Badu Talks About Writing Comedy For Steve Harvey, Tweeting at...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Dallas Observer

    ... collaborates with Dallas producer Picnictyme. Dallas Observer : How did you get involved with Comedy Central to do the music for The Legends of Chamberlain Heights ? Badu: They reached out to me to be the music supervisor for the show. They reached ...

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  12. Les Rav Follows the Light Video Premiere: Astral pop songstress finds hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Austin Chronicle

    In the new video from Les Rav , singer Lauren Bruno staggers through a forest - lost, alone, despairing. There she discovers a wooden box in the dirt that transports her to a celestial realm where silhouettes play tug-of-war with her soul and star children bestow her with light.

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  13. SideOneDummy Owner Joe Sib Explains How Stand-Up Comedy Is Like Using a New MuscleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Phoenix New Times

    ... 50 this year, has been doing stand-up comedy for the past six years after a lengthy career in the world of punk rock music as the frontman for the bands Wax and 22 Jacks . He also runs the Los Angeles-based label SideOneDummy Records, which the ...

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  14. Six Reasons I Won't Dance at Your WeddingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Phoenix New Times

    ... good KISS song a disco song? I don't even care if it's Gloria Gaynor's "I Will Survive" - just give me some goddamn music with laser sounds in it and maybe I'll get out of my seat. Keep your thumb on the local music scene each week with music news, ...

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  15. Bruce Springsteen comes home to frenzied Freehold on new book tourRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... Bertone of Jackson, a lifelong fan waiting outside the bookstore. "When you're a teenager and times get tough, his music was always something to fall back on." "He brings people together, and he takes care of his own," said Barbara Miller of Belmar, ...

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  16. Forget discovering new music; Spotify's latest feature plays only songs you loveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Digital Trends

    Spotify remains the reigning king of music streaming services, but with increased pressure from Apple Music, the company is rapidly adding new features in order to keep its lead. The streaming service is known for its music discovery features like Discover Weekly and Release Radar, but it's latest feature, Daily Mix, takes a different approach, building playlists based on songs you already know and love.

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  17. Watch Katy Perry Vote Naked in Funny or Die SketchRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | RollingStone

    Katy Perry tries to vote while naked in a new Funny or Die clip made in conjunction with Rock the Vote. Katy Perry teamed up with comedy website Funny or Die in a bit to encourage young people to vote.

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  18. Young M.A: 'Ooouuu' Star on Why She Turned Down 'Empire' RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | RollingStone

    ... I was a kid. When I was a kid, my favorite rapper was 50 Cent. He was definitely a big influence on why I wanted to do music. I used to listen to Jay Z a lot. Eve as well. … I always dreamed about it since I was 9, 10 years old as a kid. But ...

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  19. Kiefer Sutherland Brings Debut Album To Connecticut For Two ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CTNow.com

    Actor Kiefer Sutherland comes to Connecticut for two performances at Infinity Music Hall & Bistro: in Hartford Friday, Sept. 30; and Saturday, Oct. 1 in Norfolk.

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  20. Lyric Opera staging 2 epics in 1 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Brownsville Herald

    ... starring Christine Goerke as Cassandre, Brandon Jovanovich as Enee and Sophie Koch as Didon, premieres Nov. 13. Lyric music director Andrew Davis conducts both. "It is a lot to bite off," Smallwood said. "But as big of a season as it is, it's also ...

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