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Journey, Yes, ELO, Pearl Jam Among 2017 Rock Hall Inductees
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has announced its list of 2017 inductees in the performers category.
Journey, Yes, ELO , Pearl Jam Among 2017 Rock Hall Inductees
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has announced its list of 2017 inductees in the performers category. They include three enduring bands from the classic-rock world, one of the most popular groups of the grunge-rock era, a legendary folk singer and peace activist, and an influential rapper whose life
Stars Shine at the Last State Dinner
Gwen Stefani, Jerry Seinfeld, Chance the Rapper, and Frank Ocean were among the A-list celebrities in attendance at President Obama's final state dinner.
Pearl Jam, Tupac Among 2017 Rock & Roll Hall Nominees
The nominees for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame's Class of 2017 have been announced. Among next year's potential inductees are classic rock acts Journey, Yes, The Cars, Electric Light Orchestra, Pearl Jam , J. Geils Band, Steppenwolf and The Zombies. Journey, Electric Light Orchestra, Pearl Jam and
From One Direction, Justin Bieber, Kurt Cobain and More Album Reviews
This week we have a double dose of pop with new releases from One Direction and Justin Bieber , Kurt Cobain ’s solo demos get a proper release, A Tribe Called Quest reissues its debut record in honor of its 25th anniversary, Jeff Lynne reboots ELO while Glenn Tilbrook and Chris Difford release a
How Successful Is Ellie Goulding's Foray 'Sleek, Bright Pop' and More Music Reviews
This week Ellie Goulding releases her third full-length album, Seal drops his seventh album of original material, Bjork revisits this year’s “Vulnicura” backed only by a string-section, Sara Bareilles goes the Broadway route with her soundtrack to the musical based on Adrienne Shelly’s “Waitress,”
Music Reviews: The Latest From Modest Mouse, Marina and The Diamonds and More
This week, indie rockers Modest Mouse return after a six year absence, Marina and The Diamonds offer their third dose of electro-flavored, ethereal pop, Seth Avett and Jessica Lea Mayfield pays tribute to Elliott Smith, former Dire Straits leader Mark Knopfler drops his latest album, country singer
Grammy Awards 2015: What to Expect From Tonight's Show
The Grammy telecast this evening will be all about those "Grammy Moments" -- musical mash-ups featuring odd collections of artists that you won't see anywhere else. The show's executive producer, Ken Ehrlich, says there are so many of these this year, he really can't pinpoint which one people will
Grammy Awards 2015: Sam Smith Up Against Industry Vets
Sam Smith’s soulful hit song, “Stay With Me,” was one of the most talked-about tunes of the year. It hit No. 2 on Billboard magazine’s Hot 100 chart, and Smith’s debut album, “In the Lonely Hour,” sold more than 1.3 million copies. It was one of only three new titles to go platinum last year. The
Tom Petty Is Getting a Writing Credit on Sam Smith's 'Stay With Me'
Sam Smith will share songwriting credit on his Grammy-nominated song "Stay With Me" with Tom Petty and Electric Light Orchestra's Jeff Lynne to resolve a copyright dispute. While Smith and his team acknowledged the similarities between “Stay with Me” and Petty’s 1989 song, “I Won’t Back Down,” they