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Radio Icon Casey Kasem Dies At Age 82

June 16th, 2014 By Gina Ferrara

The broadcasting community and radio listeners around the world lost a familiar voice this Sunday when Kasem passed away after his health had been deteriorating. Read more…

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Sia – 1000 Forms of Fear

July 24th, 2014 By Stefanie Martinez

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No Fear to Be Found

Chances are that you’ve heard “Chandelier” by now, and there’s an even greater chance you’ve seen the various videos of Sia performing the song without showing her face.  The album that goes with the song is the singer’s sixth in the studio.  After a long career of being both performer and songwriter, she’s back and releasing this album, 1000 Forms of Fear. Read more…

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La Roux – Trouble in Paradise

July 24th, 2014 By Stefanie Martinez

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Smooth Sailing in Paradise.

You might know La Roux from their 2009 breakout hit, “Bulletproof.”  What was previously a duo is now just singer Elly Jackson, and she’s just released the second album under the La Roux name.  Trouble In Paradise is a complete shift from the first album, and it’s proving to be a good sign. Read more…

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Got A Girl – I Love You But I Must Drive Off This Cliff Now

July 24th, 2014 By Charlee Redman

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A Dramatic Duet

Enter an unlikely duo: first, Dan the Automator (Daniel Nakamura), who has produced hip-hop and alternative albums by Kool Keith, DJ Shadow, Head Automatica, Kasabian and the first Gorillaz record, among others. Then enter actress Mary Elizabeth Winstead, the brunette who stole Michael Cera’s heart in Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, who’s appeared in a smattering of big-name films like Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, Live Free or Die Hard, and Final Destination 3. The two met on the set of Scott Pilgrim, where Dan was working on the score and Winstead was the leading lady, and apparently hit it off enough to want to write a record together under the name Got A Girl. Read more…

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Dead Fingers – Big Black Dog

July 23rd, 2014 By Alyssa Fried

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Dead Fingers Alive at Heart

Birmingham, Alabama married couple and songwriting duo Kate Taylor and Taylor Hollingsworth’s second album as Dead Fingers is a joyous romp through wide-open fields, barn dances and campfires. Seemingly stripped of any studio effects, Big Black Dog has a close, authentic feel that relies on the talents of its performers. They’ll sound just as good live as they do on the album.

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Mozez – A Place Called Home EP

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United Nations – The Next Four Years

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Ryan Adams Covers Danzig’s “Mother” Live

July 25th, 2014 By Jess Marshalek

Ryan Adams kicked off his latest tour this week in Portland, Maine, in support of his upcoming solo album. At his Burlington, Vt., concert Adams introduced fans to some of the new material, but also took time to cover Danzig’s “Mother”.

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Dum Dum Girls Announce Fall 2014 Tour Dates

July 24th, 2014 By Jess Marshalek

American rock band Dum Dum Girls are hitting the road – once again – in support of their album, Too True. On this upcoming tour, the band has announced dates in each region of the U.S., and will also be playing two Canadian dates.

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Johnny Marr of The Smiths Announces Second Solo Album Playland For October 2014 Release

July 24th, 2014 By Illia Guminskiy

Johnny Marr, a former guitarist for The Smiths, has announced his second solo album ‘Playland’, hitting stores October 6th in the UK and October 7th in North America via Warner Music Group.

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WATCH: The Black Angels Release New Video For “The Flop”

July 24th, 2014 By Illia Guminskiy

Austin psychedelic rockers The Black Angels have made a new video release for ‘The Flop’ song from their latest EP ‘Clear Lake Forest’.

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Hideout Block Party/Onion & A.V. Fest Announce 2014 Lineup Including Death Cab For Cutie, The War On Drugs and The Dismemberment Plan

M83 Announces Reissue of First 3 Albums For August 2014 Release

WATCH: Robyn and Röyksopp Release New Video For “Do It Again”

Ex Cops Announce New Album Daggers For October 2014 Release

Flying Lotus Announces New Album You’re Dead! For October 2014 Release

SBTRKT Announces New Album “Wonder Where We Land” For September 2014 Release

LISTEN: BANKS Release New Single “Beggin For Thread”

WATCH: Bleached Release New Video For “Poison Ivy”

Weird Al’s Mandatory Fun Reaches No. 1 On Billboard 200

Lights Announces New Album Little Machines For September 2014 Release

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Daft Punk Unveiled

May 16th, 2014

the daftest punk of all --- friendship

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