Erika Traywick

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'The 1975': UK's shiniest new pop band

In just a year, British indie rock band ‘The 1975’ have gone from small pub gigs to number one in the UK album charts.<p>With their unlikely variant of Eighties funk-pop cut with 21st century R&B, the four boys from Manchester are branded one of the UK’s shiniest new pop bands.<p>“I think it’s what any …

One Direction named top global recording artists in new award

One Direction have been named the top global recording artists of 2013. Using statistics collated by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry, which promotes the international recording industry, the boyband beat Eminem and Justin Timberlake in terms of physical and download sales …

Charli XCX Is ‘No Angel’ On Her Two Stellar New Songs

Music<p>Your trusted destination for top music news, music industry information, and concert details.<p>TRL<p>How are you celebrating #8YearsOfOneDirection?<p>Pop<p>…

Here Are 68 Of 2013's Biggest Songs In 5 1/2 Minutes

At the end of the year, we all look back differently. Daniel Kim, a Vancouver-based part-time composer and DJ (he also works in retail), likes to view the year in pop as a Vitamix would: in tiny pieces. Each year since 2010, he has blended as many of the year's hits as he can into a single nonstop …

Taylor Swift Tops Most Charitable Celebrities List

Taylor Swift was the most charitable celebrity of 2013, according to the social change nonprofit DoSomething.org. The pop star topped the …

20 Great Songs That You Might Have Missed in 2013

Part of the pleasure of listening to music is tracking down the less obvious joys: obscure covers, remixes and deep cuts that didn’t get a whole lot …

2013 in Music: The Year Virality Trumped Nuance

There have been plenty of wonderful things about music this year. These albums. This photo. The emergence of new talents like Majical Cloudz and …

A Christian Musician With More Questions Than Answers

There's an inside joke among some who sneer at contemporary Christian music: "Jesus Per Minute." How often does the artist say Jesus' name?<p>Last year, <i>Christianity Today</i> magazine named Josh Garrels' <i>Love & War & The Sea in Between</i> its album of the year. In 66 minutes, Garrels mentions Jesus exactly …

The ten best albums of 2013 – readers choice

10. The Fall – Re-Mit<p>"Inventive, fun, and crept up on the listener in revealing its qualities. It was not a 'great first listen' album, its an album that repays perseverance - greatly." Jeremy<p>"The Fall continue to make great records, and Re-Mit is another great addition to the canon – makes the …