Live Music

Is Surf Ranch better than Pipeline?

Help me get on the right side of history!<p><b>There are four</b> more days in the waiting period for the Pipeline Masters, many heats left to surf and an …

Bob Dylan

The BBC accidentally aired footage of a sex toy during an interview with Stormzy

<i>Oops.</i><p>The BBC accidentally aired explicit footage of a festival-goer waving a sex toy during an interview with Stormzy earlier today.<p>As he appeared on …

explicit

Eminem Keeps Attacking Donald Trump

First, rap legend Eminem led the crowd at Reading Festival in a “Fuck Trump” chant back in August. Then he unleashed his fury on the President in a …

Donald Trump

BBC Breakfast viewers stunned as SEX TOY appears in Stormzy interview

BBC Breakfast viewers were left stunned when a large sex toy was aired during an interview with rapper Stormzy.<p>The grime artist appeared on the …

Birmingham, UK

1,000 police officers to guard DWP music festival

Police are tightening security at JIExpo Kemayoran, Central Jakarta, for the Djakarta Warehouse Project (DWP) on Friday and Saturday, following …

Music Festivals

Berlin Nightclubs To Receive Taxpayer Money For Improvements

As the influence of electronic music continues to make its way into mainstream culture, nightclubs and festivals have become a huge focus in the …

Electronic Music

Zac Brown Band to perform national anthem at CFP title game

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Three-time Grammy winners Zac Brown Band will perform the national anthem before the college football national championship game in Atlanta on Jan. 8.<p>The College Football Playoff on Thursday announced the participants for its pregame festivities. Atlanta gospel choir David …

Entertainment

Les Eurockéennes 2018

Monster Energy Fort Rock moves to its new home at Markham Park in Sunrise, Florida, in greater Fort Lauderdale, expanding its capacity and providing …

Music

Miami Holds Meeting About Effort to Ban Bayfront Park Festivals

<b>Ultra</b> and <b>Rolling Loud</b> music festivals’ fate lies in the hands of city commissioners and residents at today’s <b>City of Miami</b> “Sunshine Meeting.” This …

Electronic Music

Get to Know

The <b>SXSW Music Festival</b> is one of the largest annual music events in the world. Each year, over 1000 acts from all over the world converge on Austin …

SXSW

Luke Bryan on the Heartbreaks, Hangovers & Nashville Greats That Inspired 'Land of a Million Songs': Exclusive Video

Capitol Nashville superstar Luke Bryan is riding high as 2017 comes to an end, as his new album is poised to make a No. 1 debut on the Top Country …

Music Festivals

35 Gifts For Outdoors Lovers

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Camping

David Byrne announces 2018 tour

It's his first solo tour in nine years<p><b>David Byrne</b> has announced an upcoming solo tour – his first in nine years.<p>He will be performing a small number …

LCD Soundsystem

Brad Pitt, Jennifer Lawrence Are Not Dating Despite Reports That They Are Spending ‘Late Nights’ Together

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Lawrence have sparked dating rumors this week and a new report claims that they have been spending a lot of late nights …

Hollywood

AP's top songs of 2017: SZA, Bruno Mars, Cardi B, Sam Hunt

NEW YORK (AP) — The top 10 songs of the year by Associated Press Music Editor Mesfin Fekadu.<p>1. SZA, "The Weekend": Firstly, it samples Justin Timberlake's masterpiece, "Set the Mood (Prelude)/Until the End of Time." Secondly, SZA is singing vulnerable lyrics about sharing her man with another …

Entertainment

Selma to Montgomery: Alabama Senate Race Shows We Shall Overcome Some Day

<b>“Deep in my heart, I do believe, that we shall overcome some day.”</b> And today in Alabama, we did.<p>Songs were integral to the civil rights movement. And no song was as iconic as “We Shall Overcome”. ,It inspired a generation of civil rights warriors, was sung at rallies, churches, marches, concerts, …

Black History

First Rumored Pearl Jam 2018 North American Concert Is Huge

pulling69 has posted on the Pearl Jam Ten Club forums:<p><i>I would like to reiterate that my friend on the Red Sox ground crew indicates that PJ asked for</i> …

Stadio Olimpico

Golden Globe Awards 2018: Jada Pinkett Smith criticises HFPA for not nominating Girls Trip; cites racial, gender bias

<b>Los Angeles:</b> Actor Jada Pinkett Smith is upset with the omission of her film and its breakout star from Golden Globe nominations.<p>A still from Girls …

Awards

King Krule Rocked Up On Stage in Paris with Mount Kimbie Tuesday Night

He joined the duo's Trianon show for two tracks, "Blue Train Lines," and "You Took Your Time."<p>King Krule's tour behind his album <i>The Ooz</i> (if you didn't know, we decreed that it's the third best record of 2017 recently) has taken him to lots of places, and happily, it landed him in Paris at the same …

Music

This local comedy troupe tackles tough Austin issues with humor

<i>Editor's note: CultureMap is proud to present the latest installment in our partnership with KLRU's documentary series Arts in Context. This unique</i> …

Texas

Glastonbury gig twins return home for Bolton performance

A DUO who grew up in Bolton are returning home after carving out a career on the national stage.<p>The Katanas have played gigs from Glastonbury to …

Manchester

Don't Call Me Honey: In 2017, Women Confronted The Deep Roots Of Rock's Boys Club

Last summer I took my daughter to Vans Warped Tour for the first time. She'd been clamoring to go since the first time she'd walked into a Hot Topic store and bought a t-shirt emblazoned with the logo of the band Black Veil Brides; deeply devoted to that band and its sweetly philosophical, doe-eyed …

Music

No Dickheads? We Need To Talk About Meredith Music Festival

It’s about 8:30PM on Friday night at Meredith Music Festival. My friends and I are standing watching ESG, the iconic NYC no-wave band playing their …

Music (Australia)

If You've Ever Felt Like A Lonely Weirdo Then Hot Leather Is For You — Kerrang!

As Kornfan420 on Instagram and Twitter, Clyde Webb has made himself a totem for those weird things you think or do that you’re pretty sure no one …

Lil Peep

Meredith Music Festival 2017

Melbourne band Amyl and The Sniffers opened Meredith Music Festival 2017 by ignoring the speed limit on their song <i>Westgate</i> before conjuring up a …

Music Festivals

KORN // Got The Nike

A band like Korn seriously needs no introduction.<p>The forefathers of nu-metal have paved the way for music discovery for at least two generations, and …

Music (Australia)

Charm City Bluegrass Festival expands to second day of music

Charm City Bluegrass Festival will offer festival-goers more music next year with two days of performances instead of one. The festival gathers …

Baltimore

‘It’s a nice event to police’: police praise crowd at Meredith

GOOD KIDS: Nick Roberts, Taylor Watson, Natalie Astbury, Elly Lewis were some of the well behaved people who attended the Meredith Music Festival. …

Music Festivals

Check out these punters getting rowdy at Meredith Music Festival

of<p>Meredith music festival 2017<p>It’s that time of year again when thousands of people pack up their camping gear and hit the road to the Meredith Music …

Music Festivals

Watch Father John Misty Play “Pure Comedy” on Austin City Limits

Father John Misty took the stage Thusday night on the PBS series <i>Austin City Limits</i> to perform a “Pure Comedy,” the title track from his album of the …

Music