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Album Book Series ‘33 1/3’ Coming To Spotify

The successful music criticism book series <i>33 1/3</i> by Bloomsbury Publishing has just announced their paperback series will be heading to Spotify and be …

7 Musicians' Podcasts You Need to Hear

7<p>By<p>With <i>Cocaine and Rhinestones</i> offering up so many incredible stories about some country-music legends, we also decided to spotlight some excellent …

Podcasting

The Overlooked Musical Pioneers You Really Should Know

So you think you’ve heard all of the greatest music ever made? As Al Jolson used to say, you ain’t heard nothing yet. For a combination of reasons – …

The Follow-Up

<b>He walked into the restaurant</b> with the pronounced limp of an old warrior, which he attributed to a bad back, and mentioned a history of self–medication with alcohol. A friend had given him a blister pack of steroids and a prescriptive anti-inflammatory that he examined as he slid into a booth at …

Frank Zappa Hologram to Play With Former Mothers on 'Bizarre World' Tour

The planned, estate-approved Frank Zappa hologram tour has recruited its band of former Mothers for the "Bizarre World of Frank Zappa" trek. The tour …

Music

These 11 Lingerie Sets Look Fancy . . . but They're All on Amazon and Under $11

You never need an excuse to wear lingerie. You also don't need to have a significant other to buy it, obviously. Treat yourself to sultry things, girl. There's something sexy and empowering about slipping into something for yourself, whether you're rocking it under your clothes or wearing it to …

Clothing

ICE deports 40 per week from Denver using chartered plane

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement deports about 40 people a week from the Denver area using a chartered airplane that eventually makes its way …

The Stunning Hypocrisy of Sarah Sanders’s Media Smear

The press routinely corrects any mistakes. The president, meanwhile, has never apologized for nearly 1,700 misleading claims.<p>(A version of this column originally appeared on Poynter.org.)<p>In another Orwellian performance, White House Press Secretary <b>Sarah Huckabee Sanders</b> fulminates about the press, …

Donald Trump

Get RokBlok, the World’s Smallest Wireless Record Player: $71 (Orig. $99)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>You might not think of vinyl as the most portable medium for music. But with RokBlok, you can enjoy your records wherever. This …

Watch Eminem Demolish Donald Trump in BET Awards Freestyle

Eminem tore into President Donald Trump during a ferocious a capella freestyle titled "The Storm" at the BET Hip Hop Awards Tuesday. The rapper …

Donald Trump

Watch Bruno Mars Strip Down 'That's What I Like' on 'Charlie Rose'

Bruno Mars and his backing band the Hooligans delivered a stripped-down but still funky rendition of "That's What I Like" on <i>Charlie Rose</i> …

Music

Boy George Covers Gay Anthem “YMCA” For the Actual YMCA - PAPER

Boy George has recorded a cover of the Village People's gay anthem "YMCA" for a surprising partnership with the actual YMCA. The Australian branch of the organization partnered with the gay music icon for their Why Not? campaign, which aims to bring awareness to issues that are important to …

Pakistani Musicians Play an Enchanting Version of Dave Brubeck’s Jazz Classic, “Take Five”

How’s this for fusion? Here we have The Sachal Studios Orchestra, based in Lahore, Pakistan, playing an innovative cover of “Take Five,” the jazz …

Ennio Morricone’s Iconic Song, “The Ecstasy of Gold,” Spellbindingly Arranged for Theremin & Voice

You know Ennio Morricone’s "The Ecstasy Of Gold," a musical composition first made famous in Sergio Leone's 1966 spaghetti western <i>The Good, the Bad</i> …

See Dan Auerbach Jam With Duane Eddy at Surprise Nashville Club Show

Nashville's Station Inn is used to being filled to the brim with bluegrass and old time players, but last night Dan Auerbach packed so many legends …

Music

Hugs for Chelsea: benefit for Chelsea Manning, by Hugs for Chelsea

Hugs for Chelsea: benefit for Chelsea Manning<p>supported by<p>神近 聖 Tonight's weather is cloudy, I do not have a moon, so I miss you, I want to take the …

Hear Rufus Wainwright's Elegant Stevie Wonder Cover for Charity Project

Rufus Wainwright reinterpreted Stevie Wonder's Motown soul classic "Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours" as an elegant piano ballad for L.A. charity …

Music

See Billy Joel Sing 'New York State of Mind' With Kevin Spacey

Kevin Spacey joined Billy Joel onstage Friday night to duet on "New York State of Mind" during Joel's monthly Madison Square Garden show.<p>Related<p>Billy …

New York State

Hear Jazz Supergroup Hudson Cover Bob Dylan's 'A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall'

On <i>Hudson</i>, the upcoming debut by their band of the same name, jazz luminaries Jack DeJohnette, Larry Grenadier, John Medeski and John Scofield pay …

Hudson Valley

Les Amazones d'Afrique: Hear the Debut LP From West African Supergroup

Les Amazones d'Afrique is a supergroup of 10 remarkable West African female performers, including international stars, local heroes and up-and-coming …

Music

Hear Dweezil Zappa's Wild New Shredfest With Frank Zappa

More than three decades ago, when Dweezil Zappa was 13, he wrote some riffs and vamps. He has since dug them up and rearranged them, calling the …

Santa Cruz

Resistance Radio: Darkly Reimagining The '60s Sound

There's a new and fascinating collection of songs coming, envisioned and produced by Sam Cohen and Brian Burton (the latter whom you may know better as Danger Mouse). The 18-song record, <i>Resistance Radio: The Man In The High Castle Album</i>, is inspired by the original Amazon Studios series The Man In …

DJ Earworm Mashup - United State of Pop 2016 (Into Pieces)

Mashups

Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody” Lyrics Are Reinterpreted in This Dramatic Short Film

Even if you can’t recite them from memory, you know the lyrics of Queen’s enduring classic “Bohemian Rhapsody.” You know, that little ditty about a …

Bandcamping: The Best Underground Albums of November

Now that we’re done dealing with our extended families, it is time to either unwind or miss them, depending on how it went. Why not relax with a …

Synthpop

Willie Wright - I'm So Happy Now (Casbah 73 Edit)

C.F. Kip Winger: From Rock to Ballet in Hi-Rez

This release from VBI Classic Recordings, <i>C.F. Kip Winger</i>, is not only for all the rock'n'rollers amongst us, but also for lovers of classical music …

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