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Spotify Now Allows Artists & Labels to Send Unreleased Music for Playlists

The features offers “unprecedented and easy access” to their team.<p>As <i>Billboard</i> reports, Spotify just launched a new beta feature that allows artists and record labels to submit unreleased records for playlist consideration. The move aims to create “unprecedented, efficient, and easy access to …

Playlist

This $213 Train Ride Lets You See America's Most Beautiful Bucket List Sites

With its vast deserts, lush national parks, and bustling cities, there's a long list of attractions that belong on a U.S. bucket list, and travel …

San Francisco

The Waterboys Made an Incredible Van Morrison Song Even Better

Their rendition of giddy classic “Sweet Thing” improves an already impressive song, colouring it so vividly with feeling it is almost alive.<p>“Sweet Thing”, by Van Morrison, is like a portal. By opening with a lyric that reads like the middle of a thought (“and I will stroll the merry way”), the …

Van Morrison

Aaron Paul Discovers Bryan Cranston Has Been Living in the ‘Breaking Bad’ Meth RV in This Dark-Comedy Short Film — Watch

The short film premiered as part of Paul and Cranston's new Omaze fundraiser campaign.<p>The “Breaking Bad” 10th anniversary is the gift that keeps on …

Breaking Bad

Sound Matters: A History Of Legendary Recording Studios

When <b>The Beatles</b> were photographed in August 1969, striding over a <b>zebra crossing</b> in St John’s Wood, London, for the cover shot of <b>their album Abbey …

Universal Music

News The Latest From Around The Music World

Guru’s ‘Jazzmatazz’ Uniquely Tied Together Jazz and Hip-Hop<p><b>By Ron Hart</b>   I  Jul 16, 2018   11:00 AM<p>By 1993, advancements in the mutual appreciation …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Watch Nine Inch Nails’ Live Video Of ‘Metal’ Featuring Gary Numan

Nine Inch Nails have shared a live video of their cover of Gary Numan’s ‘Metal’ and it features a surprise appearance by Gary Numan himself. Fan-shot …

Los Angeles

Thurston Moore on Madonna: ‘She had credibility, she was really ahead of the game’

We were neighbours. We knew each other, by sight. She would say hi to me and I would say hi to her. She was dating a friend of mine for a millisecond, so we were introduced that way and then, through the years, when we’d cross paths on the street, we’d nod heads and smile. She was very friendly …

Subculture

6 Midwestern Tiny Home Companies to Help You Downsize

If you're based in the Midwest and looking to move into a tiny home, these regional companies are your answer.<p>Whether you're looking to downsize or are interested in affordable, ecologically friendly housing, purchasing a tiny home just might be the right choice for you. Here, we've gathered some …

Great Lakes

The Top 10 French Musicians

As the most aurally pleasing of the romance languages, it’s no wonder that much of French music is dominated by seductive singers and …

France

Soak Up the Sun at This Spectacular Moroccan Retreat

Composed of cubic modules, a minimalist Moroccan villa encourages relaxation while referencing local building traditions.<p>Designed by the creative French duo behind Studio KO, this serene five-bedroom retreat is located in the small town of Tagadert.<p>Featuring elegant minimalist interiors, a …

Architecture

The 50 Sexiest Rap Music Videos From the 2000s Will Take You Right Back to the Candy Shop

From scantily clad video vixens to raunchy rhymes and hot R&B hooks, the 2000s were filled with sexy rap songs and music videos to match. It was the era of the uncut, and music-lovers from all over could tune in to their favorite video countdown shows to check out the latest, seductive visuals from …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Madonna’s first hit ‘Holiday’ almost never happened

It’s hard to imagine Madonna’s namesake debut album — which came out 35 years ago, on July 27, 1983 — without “Holiday,” the classic party anthem …

Music

Lou Reed Interviews Compiled in New Book

Aside from his iconic music, Lou Reed was a famously prickly interview subject. A new book will collect over 30 interviews with Reed from across his post-Velvet Underground solo career. <i>My Week Beats Your Year: Encounters With Lou Reed</i> is out in August via Hat & Beard Press. The book was edited by …

Lou Reed

I Was a Mob Enforcer and Somehow Got Out Alive

"It started out popping a few heads. Then you moved onto the heavy stuff."<p>Chicago mobster Albert Tocco started calling Charles Hager "Little Joe College" because he was a thinker, a different animal from most guys working for The Outfit, who were far from Machiavellian. But Hager was from West …

Crime

Get the party started with this celebration of P&P Records’ “underground disco”

At this point, it’s safe to say the report of disco’s death was an exaggeration. The backlash against it, culminating in 1979’s infamous Disco …

Post Punk

Bruce Springsteen Officially Releases Legendary 1978 Roxy Concert

Bruce Springsteen has officially released his 1978 performance at Los Angeles’ Roxy, one day shy of the 40th anniversary of the legendary gig.<p>While …

Los Angeles

Bruce Springsteen Released An Official Version Of One Of The Most Legendary Shows Of His Career

Bruce Springsteen is one of the most electrifying live entertainers in music history. Full stop. Backed by his fabled E Street Band, “The Boss” is known to stage two-and-a-half, three and sometimes nearly four hour long marathons of sheer, unbridled rock and roll excellence. But while almost all …

New Jersey

Peace, Love, and Rock ’n’ Roll: The Legacy of Nick Lowe

“People who know how to play rock ’n’ roll—this is going to sound a bit po-faced, but it’s quite hard to find people who know how to do it properly,” …

Lowe's

15 Found Photos That Show Pin-Up Bombshell Nose Art of World War II Bombers

The inscription of art work on military planes dates to World War I, when paintings were usually extravagant company or unit insignia. However, …

World War II

Best Buy Officially Waves Goodbye to Physical CDs

Streaming services move into the forefront.<p>Best Buy has officially stopped selling physical CDs at stores nationwide. Starting today the electronics retailer will move forward from selling compact discs as a result of sales decreasing. According to ABC 13 sales were down 18.5% last year, a perfect …

Selling

Josh Homme Shares Letter Anthony Bourdain Wrote to His Daughter

Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme was a close friend of late chef and travel TV personality Anthony Bourdain. Homme co-wrote the theme to Bourdain’s CNN program “Parts Unknown,” and appeared on an episode of the preceding television show “No Reservations.” In a sketch from the latter …

Anthony Bourdain

The Kinks and the 17 other messiest break-ups in music history

Louis Tomlinson

The pop videos that changed the world as film clips included in official chart

Video may have killed the radio star – but it was a price worth paying for the great global spectacles that followed.<p>In the age of the internet, pop …

Music

Anthony Bourdain’s Season-Finale Episode of ‘Parts Unknown’ Is Heartbreaking

Bourdain travels to Bhutan with Darren Aronofsky and gets deep in the first episode to air after his tragic suicide.<p>Even if it wasn’t airing two …

Parts Unknown

DJ Jazzy Jeff Just Created The Only Playlist You Need This Summer

<i>To celebrate summer, we’re asking the season’s most iconic superstars to share their warm-weather secrets. Here, DJ Jazzy Jeff—whose new album, M3,</i> …

Music

Pictures of David Bowie Performing With Cher on the 'Cher Show' in 1975

<i>Cher</i> is an American variety show that premiered on CBS in 1975, hosted by singer-actress Cher. The show had many famous musical guests. It followed a …

David Bowie

Watch My Bloody Valentine Perform First Show in 5 Years

My Bloody Valentine played a show at Birmingham’s O2 Institute, kicking off their summer headlining tour. It was their first live show since 2013. As tradition for MBV shows, fans received a pair of earplugs upon arrival. According to fan reports, Kevin Shield experienced some technical …

Analog

The Best Music Documentaries You Should Watch Right Now

As much as music is about the songs, it’s also about narrative, and the people who make it. An album is only as good as how badly people want to listen to it, and it takes interesting stories to create that connection with an audience. Since the origins of modern music, there has been a myriad of …

Music

The 100 greatest songs of all time

Vera Lynn's in there, so is Beyoncé. But where does David Bowie rank? The Telegraph's music critic picks his all-time favourites<p>As a fan, musician and critic, songs form the very ground of my life, a constant soundtrack to my interior world, a source of inspiration and consolation as well as …

David Bowie