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James Yorkston Takes a New Road on 'The Route to the Harmonium'

James Yorkston Takes a New Road on 'The Route to the Harmonium'

13 hours ago   |   Pop Matters   |   6 articles

Like the movies of Wes Anderson, James Yorkston's albums exist in a well-established, insular, immediately-recognizable world that is subject more to subtle variation than...
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"I'm Loved on All Sides": An Interview with Yola

"I'm Loved on All Sides": An Interview with Yola

18 hours ago   |   Pop Matters

The journey by which Yola, the pop/country/folk/soul singer/songwriter from Bristol, UK, has arrived at the launch of her first solo album, Walk Through Fire , has not always...
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Album Reviews: Tom Russell - October in the Railroad Earth and More New Music

Album Reviews: Tom Russell - October in the Railroad Earth and More New Music

1 day ago   |   TMR   |   2 articles

I've been singing Tom Russell's praises since 1977, when he sent me Ring of Bone , the excellent album he'd recorded with his then musical partner, Patricia Hardin. Nearly half...
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Easter Egg Oreos Have Arrived, and the New Oval Shape Is Honestly Quite the Trip

Easter Egg Oreos Have Arrived, and the New Oval Shape Is Honestly Quite the Trip

1 day ago   |   Pop Sugar

As one season ends and a new one begins, it seems no one is working harder than the folks at Oreo. Fresh off the release of its berry-flavored Love Oreos for Valentine's Day...
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How ‘The Sebadoh' Killed Sebadoh

How ‘The Sebadoh' Killed Sebadoh

1 day ago   |   Noisey

Lou Barlow had decided to move to California-Silver Lake, specifically. The year was 1997 or maybe 1998, though the Western Massachusetts native admits he never bothered to...
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Joe Fiedler Brings Together Jazz and 'Sesame Street' on 'Open Sesame'

Joe Fiedler Brings Together Jazz and 'Sesame Street' on 'Open Sesame'

1 day ago   |   Pop Matters

It's gotta be tough being a serious jazz musician. All those serious notes, all those tricky licks and grunty wild improvising. The small audiences. The sense among most folks...
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Album Reviews: Tom Russell - October in the Railroad Earth and More New Music

Album Reviews: Tom Russell - October in the Railroad Earth and More New Music

1 day ago   |   TMR

I've been singing Tom Russell's praises since 1977, when he sent me Ring of Bone , the excellent album he'd recorded with his then musical partner, Patricia Hardin. Nearly half...
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Photos: Bees, bluesies play loving tribute to Willie Murphy at the Cabooze

Photos: Bees, bluesies play loving tribute to Willie Murphy at the Cabooze

2 days ago   |   The Current

After Willie Murphy passed away on Jan. 13, friends and fans hastened to post remembrances of the West Bank trailblazer online. Last weekend, Murphy's community gathered to...
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The Way Down Wanderers Examine Love, Friendship and More on 'illusions'

The Way Down Wanderers Examine Love, Friendship and More on 'illusions'

3 days ago   |   Pop Matters

None illusions is the latest release from Illinois-based Americana outfit the Way Down Wanderers. The album, which arrives on February on February 22, may be pre-ordered. The...
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Violent Femmes on Religion's Place in Rock History

4 days ago   |   Consequence of Sound

Download | Listen via Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | Stitcher | Radio Public On the latest Kyle Meredith With... , Kyle Meredith speaks with Brian Ritchie of Violent...
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Igor Gorbunov composer of Recording Academy GRAMMY

Igor Gorbunov is the winner of the Academy Music Award, a composer of Recording Academy GRAMMY nominated for the Artist of the Year 2019. This video was specially made for the... Read more ...

2019 Academy Gala Nominations!

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I As the creator of music

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ITZY Make Major Debut on World Digital Song Sales & YouTube Chart With...

ITZY Make Major Debut on World Digital Song Sales & YouTube Chart With 'Dalla Dalla'

Less than two months into 2019, the K-pop scene already has a monster rookie on its hands as new girl group ITZY earns a collection of Billboard... Read more ...

Dominick Argento, Literature-Loving And Pulitzer Prize-Winning Composer...

Dominick Argento, Literature-Loving And Pulitzer Prize-Winning Composer, Dead At 91

Argento began his career in earnest in the '60s, before rising to international prominence in the '70s for works that often mined the written word for inspiration. (Image... Read more ...

Adam Lambert Longs to 'Feel Something' On Emotional New Ballad: Listen

Adam Lambert Longs to 'Feel Something' On Emotional New Ballad: Listen

While he may be known for his high-energy pop-rock jams, Adam Lambert wants to show you that he can access his sensitive side as well. The pop singer... Read more ...

Peter Frampton announces “Finale the Farewell Tour”

Peter Frampton announces “Finale the Farewell Tour”

Rock icon Peter Frampton has announced his retirement from the stage. After rousing crowds for more than 50 years, the music legend will take his final bow on a North American... Read more ...

Grammy-Nominated Transgender Soul Singer Jackie Shane Dies at 78

Grammy-Nominated Transgender Soul Singer Jackie Shane Dies at 78

Soul singer Jackie Shane has died, according to her label Numero Group. The transgender pioneer was just nominated for best historical album for her... Read more ...

Jackie Shane Dead At 78

Jackie Shane Dead At 78

Jackie Shane, the pioneering transgender soul singer, has died. The Numero Group tweeted about Shane's passing this morning, writing that she had died earlier today. No cause... Read more ...

Duff McKagan - “Tenderness”

Duff McKagan - “Tenderness”

The Guns N' Roses bassist Duff McKagan has had a fascinating life. McKagan started out playing in Seattle punk bands like the Fastbacks and the Fartz. He moved to Los Angeles... Read more ...

Bill Frisell And Thomas Morgan Finesse The Iconic Theme 'You Only Live Twice'

Bill Frisell And Thomas Morgan Finesse The Iconic Theme 'You Only Live Twice'

Bill Frisell, an elite jazz guitarist, teams up with bassist Thomas Morgan to imagine a playful riff on this 007 theme. (Image credit: Monica Frisell/Courtesy of the artist) Read more ...

Watch Robyn's Great “Ever Again” Performance On Ellen

Watch Robyn's Great “Ever Again” Performance On Ellen

Robyn's journey back to the American mainstream has been a long and strange one. Back in the late '90s, a teenage Robyn had a couple of American top 10 hits. (Both of them were... Read more ...

Events: BMI 101 Workshop: Los Angeles

Events: BMI 101 Workshop: Los Angeles

BMI 101 is a one-hour introductory workshop for anyone interested in learning more about the current role BMI plays in the complex world of the music industry. You'll spend the... Read more ...