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COLUMN: Bennington's Suicide Calls Attention To The Need For Suicide Prevention In Music

<i>Sounding OFF is Salute Magazine’s weekly music column, authored by Music Editor Daniel Offner. The column is a weekly analysis of all things music.</i> …

Chester Bennington

INTERVIEW: Alfa Anderson Makes Triumphant Return With Debut Album

<b>Alfa Anderson</b> is an R&B/Dance music icon whose voice helped define an entire era of popular music, as one of the original lead vocalists of the Rock …

Music

COLUMN: Subscription Services Start To Squeeze Out Soundcloud

Way back when legendary songwriter <b>Bob Dylan</b> penned his 1964 classic, “The Times They Are A-Changin’,” there was no way he could have known how over …

RIAA

INTERVIEW: Burgeoning Rapper Floco Torres Discusses 21st Solo Project

Floco Torres is no stranger to starting from scratch, having gone back to the basics, to envision and revise the creative focus of his solo career. …

Music

Demi Lovato Lets Loose With Brazen New Single 'Sorry Not Sorry'

It’s an Amazon Prime Day miracle… well not really. Pop singer <b>Demi Lovato</b> surprised fans yesterday with the release of her brand new track, <b>“Sorry Not</b> …

INTERVIEW: John Cooper of Skillet on Radio,Agnostic Fans & Growth

<b>Skillet</b> may have gone through several personnel changes, since they first formed in 1996, however, under the leadership of the band’s …

Music

REVIEW: Floco Torres Flexes Creativity With New EP, 'Again'

Akron, Ohio-based rapper <b>Floco Torres</b> (pronounced Flock-o) channels hip-hop with an alternative flair on his latest self-produced EP, <i>again</i>.<p>Torres has …

Music

How Kesha Helped Expose The Music Industry's Deviant Past

It has been three long years since the New York pop singer put out a single, but just yesterday, <b>Kesha</b> changed all that with the release of her highly …

Music

"One" - Metallica

"Fade To Black" - Metallica (5.17.17)

"New Rose" - The Damned

"Monkey's Gone To Heaven" - The Pixies

Cut Chemist Vs. Nu-Mark

"In the Flesh" - Jurassic 5

COLUMN: Searching For The Perfect Summer Album

That’s right. It’s summer once again, that time of year when we kick off our shoes and head outside to make the most of a little extra sunshine. …

Music

Queens native, Nicki Minaj, Receives The Key To The City

Hip-Hop entertainer <b>Nicki Minaj</b> was recently given “the key” to her hometown, Queens, New York.<p>The award was bestowed by Queens Borough President …

The Musical Relevance of Showtime's Limited Series, 'Twin Peaks'

<b>Mark Frost</b> and <b>David Lynch</b> have returned to the quiet, podunk town, high up in the mountains of Washington State, to breathe new life into their …

TV

Hip-Hop Mogul Jay-Z Announces New Album '4:44'

As if having a hand in the creation of high-fidelity music streaming service, TIDAL, weren’t enough… Hip-Hop mogul <b>Jay-Z</b> has just announced plans to …

Macklemore Announces Plans for 'Glorious' New Solo Album

Hip-Hop recording artist <b>Macklemore</b> recently announced plans to release his first solo album in 12 years, with the release of his new single, …

REVIEW: Portugal. The Man Find Themselves on New Album, 'Woodstock'

<b>Portugal. The Man</b> have been blending together alternative rock and electronic music for years… well before bands such as <b>Imagine Dragons</b> or <b>The</b> …

COLUMN: Can Music Impact The Future Of Social Justice In America?

<i>Sounding OFF is Salute Magazine’s weekly music column, authored by Music Editor Daniel Offner. The column is a weekly analysis of all things music.</i> …

Trayvon Martin

Prodigy, of Queens Hip-Hop duo, Mobb Deep, Dead at 42

<b>Prodigy</b>, one-half of the critically acclaimed hardcore Hip-Hop duo, <b>Mobb Deep</b>, died in Las Vegas after being hospitalized for complications brought on …

August West @ Thai Rock | The Wave

Share this:<p>Inspired by the character portrayed in Robert Hunter and Jerry Garcia’s “Wharf Rat,” August West is more than just a five member cover …

Kids Help Restore Murals | The Wave

Share this:<p>Student volunteers scrubbing the mural clean.<p>Thanks to the help of some student volunteers with Arts in Parts, Rockaway artist Esther …

Hurricane Sandy

A Rose That Grew From Concrete | The Wave

Share this:<p>Students at Goldie Maple Academy enjoy the newly renovated Cardozo playground.<p>The once vacant lot adjacent to the Goldie Maple Academy …

Build It Bunk

Share this:<p>Councilman Eric Ulrich has been fielding complaints about the Build It Back program since its inception, but over the last several months, …

Plans Announced For Sandpiper Playground | The Wave

Share this:<p>NYC Parks released its rendering for the proposed reconstruction of the Sandpiper Playground.<p>NYC Parks Department recently released the …

INTERVIEW: Pop Music's 20-year-old Slovenian Transplant, Anja Kotar

Twenty-year-old singer-songwriter <b>Anja Kotar</b> explores what it’s like to be a pop music transplant, having herself moved from Slovenia to Silicon …

Music

COLUMN: Sounding OFF in the Spirit of LGBTQ Pride Month

<i>Sounding OFF is Salute Magazine’s weekly music column, authored by Music Editor Daniel Offner. The column is a weekly analysis of all things music.</i> …

REVIEW: SZA Takes Over With Her New Album 'CTRL'

No question, <b>SZA</b> is on some next level shit with this one. Her new album, <i>CTRL</i>, is proof positive that there is plenty of room at TDE for more than …