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The History of Rock Music

| <b>source:</b>Here Feb 10th, 2015<p>Ahh, the history of rock music. Over the past seven decades, rock music has changed drastically. From the explosion of …

We'll Never See a Band as Big as The Beatles Again — Here's Why

Fifty-one years ago Saturday, Beatlemania began. John, Paul, George and Ringo stepped off a plane at JFK into a whirlwind mob of screaming fans, the …

Essential Dance/Electronic Albums for February 2015

Music is everything. It’s what helps many of us find the strength to keep on keeping’ on and it has the power to touch us in a meaningful way, send …

The Top Ten House Music Chart - 2.5.15

The year 2015 is finally off to start thanks to a massive top ten chart I have for you this week. I actually had about twenty tunes but after all …

This Is What It's Like to DJ a Sex Party

It turns out a sex party may be the best place in New York to hear a solid smooth house and early 2000s pop playlist.<p><i>Image by Rob Dobi</i><p>“Ooooh yeah,” DJ Kev.Kruz gives me a coy smile as he motions two fingers upwards in response to my assertion that I’m game for any kind of party snacks. “I bet you …

69 Songs That Are Unequivocally About Boning

69, heh heh, 69.<p><i>This doin' it article originally appeared on Noisey UK.</i><p>Since music’s conception, there’s been an unrelenting desire from songwriters to feast on a bacchanalian fuck-fest worth of songs that are secretly about sex. Little Richard’s “Tutti Frutti” is about anal, Mariah Carey emerged …

The Real Magic Of Streaming Music Is The Data It Generates

As more and more people listen to music on digital platforms, our collective understanding of music and the culture that surrounds it is exploding. …

What is Mastering? Why Is It Important? | Audio Mastering

Consistency Across an Album<p>Consideration also has to be made for how the individual tracks work together when played one after another in an album …

With MIDI, A Simple iOS Piano Roll App Gets More Useful: Auxy Update

From a design standpoint, it was beautiful. Auxy already demonstrated that a stripped-down app could provide an elegant way to simply produce musical …

Apps

50 Years Of Music With Gordon Lightfoot

Gordon Lightfoot has been making music for a long time, and he's still at it five decades later. NPR's Scott Simon talks to him about his 50 Years on the Carefree Highway tour.<p>Transcript<p>SCOTT SIMON, HOST:<p>Some people work for 50 years and decide just to take a load off. Well, Gordon Lightfoot will …

Attack On Copenhagen Cafe Apparently Aimed At Cartoonist

<b>Updates at 11:15 p.m. ET: One shooting victim dies</b><p>The Associated Press is reporting that one of the three shooting victims outside of the Copenhagen synagogue has died.<p><b>Updated at 7:30 p.m. ET: A second shooting in Copenhagen</b><p>Danish police say gunfire near a Copenhagen synagogue left one person shot …

Jeff Beck Planning Two Books, First Official Documentary

Jeff Beck is writing an autobiography and preparing a separate “signed, limited-edition” book as part of a new publishing deal struck with …

Slint's David Pajo Recovering From Suicide Attempt

<i>Photo by Kathryn Yu</i><p>Slint's David Pajo has survived a suicide attempt and is currently in the hospital recovering. Last night, Pajo posted a message on his blog, which he referred to as a suicide note. According to various reports, Pajo was rescued by EMS from his New Jersey home and taken to the …

New Jersey

13th Floor Elevators to Reunite for First Performance Since 1967

13th Floor Elevators, the seminal psychedelic band helmed by Roky Erickson, are set to reunite at the Levitation festival in Austin, Texas, which takes place May 8-10. It's the first time the surviving original members—Erickson, Tommy Hall, John Ike Walton, and Ronnie Leatherman—will have performed …

Big Brother and the Holding Company’s Sam Andrew Dead at 73

Sam Andrew, the guitarist and founding member of Big Brother and the Holding Company who also helped launch the career of Janis Joplin, passed away …

Open Heart Surgery

Tool, Mastodon Members Form Supergroup Legend of the Seagullmen

A supergroup featuring members of Tool, Mastodon and Off! have united to form a new band, Legend of the Seagullmen. The cinematic-sounding hard …

Courtney Love Covers "Take Me to the River" for "Empire"

Courtney Love appears on the newest episode of "Empire", which airs tomorrow night on Fox. In the episode, she plays a past-her-prime singer looking for a new hit. You can watch one of her scenes over at <i>Entertainment Weekly</i>. Her character sings Al Green's soul classic "Take Me to the River", which …

Entertainment

Johnny Cash’s Love Letter to Wife June Carter Named Most Romantic of All Time

The idea of penning a love letter to one’s beloved may be outdated, thanks to e-cards, phone messages and texts, but a note from Johnny Cash to wife …

Dave Grohl Appointed Record Store Day 2015 Ambassador

Dave Grohl proved himself to be a keen music historian with his <i>Sonic Highways</i> HBO docuseries. Knowing the importance that the local, independently …

On the Charts: Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’ Makes It 11 Weeks at Number One

One week after setting chart history by joining an elite club where only Whitney Houston was the only other female member, Taylor Swift continued her …

Babes In Toyland Perform First Concert in 18 Years

Tomorrow night, Babes In Toyland will play a reunion show - their first in 18 years - with their <i>Fontanelle</i>-era lineup of Kat Bjelland, Maureen Herman, and Lori Barbero. Last night, in preparation for tomorrow night's big gig at The Roxy in Los Angeles, the band played an intimate warm-up set at …

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