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8 Music Greats We've Lost This Year
It's been a tough year for the music industry, which has said goodbye to some of its greatest artists. From David Bowie to Prince to George Michael , the losses have been "brutal," as more than one star has remarked in the last couple days. "This is a tough day in a brutal year," DJ and producer
Leonard Cohen, Legendary Singer -Songwriter, Has Died
Leonard Cohen , the Canadian poet, novelist and musician best known for writing the song "Hallelujah," has died. He was 82. News of Cohen’s death was posted on his Facebook page. "It is with profound sorrow we report that legendary poet, songwriter and artist, Leonard Cohen has passed away," read
Dolly Parton, Lisa Hannigan, Ed Harcourt And More Music Reviews
I wasn’t expecting this to be a busy release week. It ended up being more loaded than I imagined. Frank Ocean dropped a record, which I already covered, but there were a lot of other releases as well. Country legend Dolly Parton dropped a new album, as did former Damien Rice collaborator Lisa
Cyndi Lauper, Keith Urban, James Blake and More Music Reviews
This week Cyndi Lauper releases a country record, Keith Urban goes further into pop territory, James Blake issues a sprawling, experimental set, Mary Chapin Carpenter releases her 14th album and ANOHNI (formally Antony of Antony and The Johnsons) releases a politically-charged electro-hued set.
Gwen Stefani, Iggy Pop, Soul Asylum and More Music Reviews
This week we have a lot of new releases on our plate. If there was any doubt, 10 years after her last solo album, Gwen Stefani further cements her pop transformation with her latest effort, Iggy Pop joins forces with Joshua Homme, Soul Asylum return with a revamped line-up, rave legends Underworld
Pete Yorn, Lucius, Jeff Buckley and More Music Reviews
This week singer-songwriter Pete Yorn releases his first solo album since 2010, indie-rockers Lucius deliver their sophomore effort, the late Jeff Buckley ’s first recordings for Columbia see release, They Might Be Giants drop their third studio album in a year, The Gaslight Anthem’s Brian Fallon
'The Voice' Recap: The Top 12 Perform
Monday night on “The Voice,” the top 12 entered the spotlight to sing and compete for viewers’ votes. Two of them will be eliminated on Tuesday night’s results show. Coaches Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Christina Aguilera and Cee Lo Green offered their take on the...
Penn Badgley : My Girlfriend and I Talk About Singing Together
In his new movie, ”Greetings From Tim Buckley,” Penn Badgley plays late musician Jeff Buckley, and the experience inspired the “Gossip Girl” star to explore his own musicality. In fact, he and his girlfriend Zoë Kravitz have discussed performing together. “That’s something only you do when it’s...
Tori Kelly: 5 Things to Know About the Singer -Songwriter
Singer-songwriter Tori Kelly just turned 21 and already her album, “Handmade Songs,” which she recorded in her bedroom, is a top-ten bestseller on iTunes. Her music has had 30 million views on YouTube. Kelly has devoted her strong vocals and acoustic sound to a cause...
Celebrity Showdowns: Who Will Play Jeff Buckley and Lara Croft?
It would be more fun if celebrities had to fight to the death for roles. Or maybe casting directors could make them compete in elaborate ropes courses? This week, some very talented celebrities are up for the same roles. James Franco and Robert Pattinson are neck-and-neck for the honor of playing