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What Makes Duran Duran's New Album 'a Triumph'
This week is jam-packed with excellent releases. Duran Duran puts out their first album in four years, blues-guitarist turned buzz-bin hopeful Gary Clark Jr. releases his second major-label album, British band the Libertines return after an 11-year hiatus, pop singer Leona Lewis celebrates a new
Usher, Mac Miller, Against Me and More Music Reviews
This week Usher returns with his latest album, “Hard II Love,” Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller gets chilled, punk band Against Me! continue to “shape shift,” electro- pop duo AlunaGeorge release their sophomore album, Bad Suns bring a pop-sheen to indie-rock sounds of the past and Cymbals Eat Guitars
Music Legend Sam Moore Talks His Latest Inspiration
It. That would of course be rock and roll legend Sam Moore just breaking down one of his greatest soul man and now he is honoring. Another Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. With a new song is called they kill the king and was just released this month on the anniversary. Of king's assassination. And we are
Even The White House Dogs Are Dressed Up For State Dinner
First dogs Sunny and Bo are all gussied up, perhaps in preparation for today’s state dinner with French President Francois Hollande. First Lady Michelle Obama tweeted out a photo of the dogs – Sunny in a gold necklace and Bo in jaunty red collar – perched...
'Trombone Shorty' Gives Back to New Orleans' Youth Music Community
ABC News’ Byron Pitts reports: Musician Troy Andrews, 27, is a New Orleans prodigy. His fans from Bourbon Street to Berlin know him as “Trombone Shorty.” Long before he ever sold out arenas, he had the ability to steal the stage. He started playing...
Troy Andrews Story of Musical Mentorship
Tulane's Trombone Shorty Academy helps high school students realize their musical dreams.
Summer, Edison Records Tapped for Library of Congress
The Library of Congress today tapped 25 recordings, from spoken-word pieces to Donna Summer‘s 1977 hit “I Feel Love” and an album from “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” to be inducted into its National Recording Registry in its 10th year. To be considered for selection, the...
History Shapers We Lost This Decade
2009 Edward Kennedy / U.S. Senator Michael Jackson / Entertainer Michael Jackson (1958-2009) Mary Travers / Folk Singer Ed McMahon / Talk Show Sidekick Walter Cronkite / TV Broadcaster Paul Harvey / Radio Broadcaster 2008 Paul Newman / Actor Heath Ledger / Actor Heath Ledger (1979-2008) Sir Edmund
White House Unveils Excited First Pup
Economy, what economy? President Obama put serious issues behind for a few minutes this evening when he joined his wife and two daughters to unveil the much-anticipated first pup that has grabbed headlines for months. "He's a star," Obama said of the family's new dog Bo. "He's got star quality." A