Songwriting

Country music star Luke Combs on fans, songwriting and remembering Las Vegas

ABC News' "Nightline" went backstage and on the road with the singer, who said country music wasn't always on his radar.

Country Music

‘Weird Al’ Yankovic to Get Hollywood Walk of Fame Star

Hollywood has always been a place where executives and talent Dare to Be Stupid, sign Fat paychecks, act all White ‘n’ Nerdy, and occasionally Eat It …

Comedy

Jeff Tweedy Announces New Book

Jeff Tweedy has announced a new book, <i>Let’s Go (So We Can Get Back): A Memoir of Recording and Discording With Wilco, Etc.</i> It will be released on November 13 via Penguin in the United States (and on November 22, via Faber & Faber, in the UK). According to a press release, the book will “takes fans …

Music

Anjelo Disons Soars On 'Sweet Love'

<b>Anjelo Disons</b> started his musical life on the streets - busking in South London for spare change.<p>Those long hours sharpened his skills, though, and …

New Singles

Lyle Lovett and Robert Earl Keen to play intimate acoustic concert in Charleston

Texas country crooners Lyle Lovett and Robert Earl Keen are joining forces for an up-close-and-personal concert that’s coming on Oct. 28 to the …

Country Music

Watch Heidi Blickentsaff and Cozi Zuehlsdorff Sing Out in TV’s Freaky Friday Musical

The Disney Channel Original Movie features a score by Tony winners Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey.<p>Disney Channel debuted its latest original movie August …

Disney Channel

Still Corners share evocative new track “The Message”

"The Message" follows on from the first two singles, "Black Lagoon" and "The Photograph".<p>Accompanied by the dreamy visuals that are a time-lapse of …

Time-lapse Photography

Photo Coverage: The Cast of PRETTY WOMAN Celebrates Window Opening at Henri Bendel

Yesterday was big...HUGE...for the cast of Pretty Woman on Broadway! Iconic fashion accessories brand Henri Bendel hosted an event to celebrate its …

Love Stories

CIRCLES // The Last One

7<p>Shapeshifting, just a little<p>Gone are the days when <b>The Butterfly Effect</b> dominated the triple j airwaves, but by no means is aussie alt-metal …

Music (Australia)

Ethan Hawke and Ben Dickey Stopped By This Morning

Aug 13, 2018<p>Director Ethan Hawke and actor/musician Ben Dickey were in studio this morning with Dana & Jay talking about their new movie <i>BLAZE</i>. The …

Willie Nelson

Going BLANc Again: Exploring London With Will White

Ex-Maccabees musician finds solo solace in Peckham...<b>Will White</b> is fresh from speeding across London when he picks up the phone to Clash. The former …

East London

Meet Sigrid: Why you need to know about the Scandi singer loved by the music industry

In January this year, 170 of the most influential people in music voted a little-known Scandi singer called Sigrid as the artist most likely to be successful this year. The Guardian rates her so much that it suggested she could headline Glastonbury in the future. She also covered Leonard Cohen’s …

Justice League

The Story of The Lemon Twigs: from Les Mis to Indie Rock Royalty

Musical lore is packed full of brotherly love. From the on-again-off-again soap opera of the Gallaghers to the Jackson 5, AC/DC’s Angus and Malcolm …

For Men

JHart’s New Video Is a Heartbreaking Sci-Fi Therapy Session

After years of tugging on and stripping off the psyches of other artists, including Camila Cabello, Justin Bieber, Usher, Rita Ora, Kygo and more, it makes sense that British songwriting machine JHart is turning to his most intensely intimate experiences for inspiration for his first foray into …

Music Videos

Britney Spears Reflects on '...Baby One More Time' Nearly 20 Years Later

When songwriting legend Max Martin handed her a demo for “…Baby One More Time,” Britney Spears immediately knew it was a “great” song.<p>But the …

Entertainment

SEPULTURA: Video Of BRUTAL ASSAULT Performance

Fan-filmed video footage of <b>SEPULTURA</b>'s August 11 performance at the <b>Brutal Assault</b> festival in Josefov, Czech Republic can be seen below.<p><b>SEPULTURA</b> …

Heavy Metal

Still Corners - Slow Air

On my last party shift at work, the affluent mother of the birthday kid ignored me whenever she could. She poked her head into the conference room …

Photo Manipulation

Dock Stage 2018 Schedule

Saturday 12 noon – STEVE McCARTNEY<p>An experienced musician with 15 years and several original bands under his belt, Steve McCartney has recently …

Liverpool

Aaron James unveils new single in cinematic video for "Kauri Wood"

There is something beautiful about witnessing an artists growth not just musically but also as a person. Memphis, TN, based singer/songwriter Aaron …

New Singles

Fall into the warm, authentic songwriting of Sean McMahon’s new single Spring

Some songwriters have the uncanny ability of building an affinity with their listeners within seconds. Melbourne-based singer-songwriter Sean McMahon …

Music (Australia)

At 79, William Bell proves to be consummate soul man at the Dakota in Minneapolis

The Stax Records stalwart played three long shows in 24 hours in Minnesota.

Consummate

Bound by sound: Catonsville music producer connects with clients, local community

Stephen Antonelli doesn’t know if it was the spirit of God that first drew him to music, but he remembers the moment it happened in a Southern black …

Music

Album Review: Mitski Outdoes Herself on the Stunning Be the Cowboy

<b>The Lowdown:</b> None of us has just one love story inside. No one has just one heartbreak. These moments that pinprick our hearts and shift the earth …

Washing Machines

San Francisco Jazz Singer NOA LEVY to Release Her Debut EP TAKE TWO

With a beautiful, rounded voice and a magnetic stage presence, NOA LEVY is a unique and charismatic female vocalist and performer who sings across …

Flute

Lionel Richie says 'hello' to tech investing

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Lionel Richie is ready to say <i>hello</i> to customers of the Heal app.<p>The legendary Grammy and Academy award-winning singer/songwriter, best known for hits like <i>Hello, All Night Long</i> and <i>Easy</i>, has invested in Heal three times since 2015. He won't disclose the size of his investment …

Beverly Hills

Redwood's 'In Your Arms' Is A Summery Blast Of Math-Tinged Indie

Phil Whitton steers the animated visuals...Herts risers <b>Redwood</b> match math-tinged obsessions with some really summery songwriting.Unafraid to let …

Concerts

Alice in Chains' Jerry Cantrell Talks Coming Full Circle on "Deeper" New Album

Musician on "kismet" of tracking new record 'Rainier Fog' at studio where band recorded final LP with Layne Staley

Music

Ethan Hawke & Ben Dickey

Aug 13, 2018<p>Ethan Hawke and Ben Dickey sat down with me to discuss the new biopic, 'BLAZE'. We talked about our favorite Ethan Hawke films, my …

Man Caves

Desert Liminal's gorgeous sound has roots in a deep friendship

“We’re a Tinder band,” jokes Sarah Jane Quillin, one half of the synth-and-drum duo Desert Liminal. “It’s an open secret.”<p>She isn’t lying. In the long list of curious, cool, and weird band origin stories, Desert Liminal’s ranks high. The band, Quillin and Rob Logan, makes a point of noting the …

TV Series

In the Write: The Evolution of Country Music in Nashville

Country Music Hall of Famer Harlan Howard famously boiled the philosophy of country songwriting down to a simple phrase: “three chords and the …

Country Music