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Go! Stage & Screen calendar: Aug. 1-7

Published: 2:00 AM - 08/01/14

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"Beauty and the Beast" — Audiences will be transported to the heart of a quaint French town, where Belle, a beautiful and intelligent young woman,…

Pirate TV fizzles on NBC; 'The Killing' migrates

Published: 2:00 AM - 08/01/14

Don't go looking for "Crossbones." The NBC pirate epic starring John Malkovich has moved to Saturday. It will air its final two episodes tomorrow night. That's the network version of walking the plank.

Bay-Atlantic Symphony to perform Mozart works at Borgata

After a day at the casino, Mozart is always a safe bet.

The Bay-Atlantic Symphony will present an all-Mozart program this weekend at the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa in Atlantic City. The concert will take place on Sunday at 5 p.m.

While Lon Helton’s off this week, Luke Bryan, Lee Brice, and Cole Swindell take over and talk Soldier Field from a backstage stop on the That’s My Kinda Night Tour!

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Beyonce has apparently exposed the trouble in her marriage by unleashing some serious shade on Jay Z in a new song that she and Nicki Minaj have worked on, according to a new report.

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Frank Ocean Dissed By Rappers Because Of His Sexuality?

RapperT-Pain is accusing certain members of the hip hop community of blacklisting Frank Ocean because of his sexuality.

During an expletive-filled interview with Vlad TV, the King Of Auto-Tune claimed some rappers refuse to work with the openly-gay R&B singer, who caused a

Birthday Throwback: Puma As A Young Cub Elizabeth Black |
February 13, 2014 10:00 am Below, take a look at the most adorable pics of Puma and Tamia together.

Valentine's Day might have been the day before, but Washington, DC showed Tamia lots of love at her first of two sold out shows at the Howard Theatre on Saturday, February 15, 2014.

VANILLA FUDGE The Beat Goes On music review by KingCrInuYasha

Oh boy, what did I get myself into?

Around the same time Vanilla Fudge was tinkering with the material that would end up becoming Renaissance, producer George "Shadow" Morton got the bright idea to

Hydra (Citriniti) - Odd World - 2002 - Ind.

Citriniti is named after…

God bless any rock and roll act that followed Rory Gallagher and his band's blistering tour of his troubled homeland. On the double-live album 

Jazz Profiles: Pat Martino: First Impressions

Pat Martino: First Impressions - A Second Look [From the Archives] © -  Steven A. Cerra, copyright protected; all rights reserved.
“The guitar ha…

It was one of my earliest efforts at developing extended profiles of Jazz musicians I considered important, but who had not been the focus of a definitive biography.

© - Steven A. Cerra: copyright protected all rights reserved.
It is hard to believe that almost five years have passed since this feature first posted to the blog.

Darkest Hour's Newest Jam "Rapture in Exile" Thrashes Hard

Darkest Hour’s Newest Jam “Rapture in Exile” Thrashes Hard

Well, Darkest Hour work quickly. The band just announced their new, self-titled album

RIOT V, the new band featuring nearly all the surviving members of the most recent lineup of U.S. metal pioneers RIOT, will release its new album, “Unleash The Fire”, on August 27 via

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Akurat wurde der Jubiläumssampler Bleep10 kompiliert, der diverse Facetten zeitgenössischer elektronischer Musik streift. Mit dabei sind Kompakts Wolfgang Voigt mit seinem Gas-Projekt, starke Neu...

My Favourite Record is a new weekly feature where we ask musicians we rate from across the spectrum to pick their most cherished album – a development of our occasional 

Una ocasión muy especial tenía que ser para que el sello alemán de Kompakt publicase un CD con un mix de un productor, y así es,

Rod Melancon on Americana Music Show #199

On episode 199 of the Americana Music Show, Rod Melancon plays tracks from Parish Lines and talks about growing up in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana and how he learned guitar from Hank Williams.

Fragile and even curmudgeonly songs that will make you feel better about life.

The album opens with the title track "Pitiful Blues", and the first time it ended, I let out a satisfi…

On episode 198 of the Americana Music Show, Jefferson Hart from Ghosts of the Old North State plays tracks from Corolla Ponies In The Snow

New Music: Bizzy Crook “The Come Up” (Prod. Boi-1da)

Fall In.

Producer Boi-1da cracks the vault and scores the first single from Bizzy Crook’s upcoming player,

Directed by Scott Emo. Produced by Oddz N Endz.

Twista switches things up a bit and delivers a visual for “Got Away”, a bonus track from his forthcoming Dark Horse LP. If you’ve ever lost someone, this one’s for you.

If you’re old enough, you may well remember paying actual money for the soundtrack album from the 1990

Smooth Jazz Therapy: Art Porter

When, in November of 1996, saxophonist Art Porter was killed in a boating accident, smooth jazz was robbe…

“Albright’s decision to play the bass on Slam Dunk might have been the result of a fit of nostalgia, but the move added a challenge to the creative process, and Albright responds with high…

“Slam Dunk is synonymous with my previous records, in that it has the direct influence of James Brown, the Philly International sound, and the Motown sound,” Albright says. “But…

New Music: Bizzy Crook “The Come Up” (Prod. Boi-1da)

Fall In.

Producer Boi-1da cracks the vault and scores the first single from Bizzy Crook’s upcoming player,

Directed by Scott Emo. Produced by Oddz N Endz.

Twista switches things up a bit and delivers a visual for “Got Away”, a bonus track from his forthcoming Dark Horse LP. If you’ve ever lost someone, this one’s for you.

Pills & Potions.

For those who suffered from abuse and infidelity, Twista rewinds a good relationship gone bad in his new video directed by Scott Emo.

SBTRKT (ft. Ezra Koenig) – New Dorp. New York.

SBTRKT (« subtract ») est un projet musical du DJ britannique Aaron Jerome qui s’est fait connaître à travers le remix de plusieurs chansons d’artistes renommés dont Radiohead ou M.I.A et un…

Jul 28th, 2014 //

House producer SecondCity (aka Rowman Harrington) was was born in Chicago, but his family emigrated to England when he was a young kid. In early June, Harrington topped the UK chart with club cut

The song from new album Wonder Where We Land features the Vampire Weekend frontman. Sampha, Caroline Polachek, Koreless, R...

SecondCity’s “What Can I Do”: Listen To The Ali Love-Featuring “I Wanna Feel” Follow-Up

Jul 28th, 2014 //

House producer SecondCity (aka Rowman Harrington) was was born in Chicago, but his family emigrated to England when he was a young kid. In early June, Harrington topped the UK chart with club cut

Music Legends Jon Anderson and Jean-Luc Ponty Announce Formation of New Music Ensemble - The Anderson Ponty Band!

Katy Perry’s “Dark Horse” Is The Most-Watched Music Video Of 2014

Jul 30th, 2014 //

Katy Perry‘s blockbuster “Dark Horse”

Engaging fans is nothing new to Steve Aoki; it’s practically the name of his game. Known to best engage his audiences in live settings, he’s now taking a similar approach (sans cake) with the launch of his new SiriusXM radio show. The weekly broadcast dubbed 

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[Content Note: Misogynoir; domestic violence; guns] This week is the Standing Our Ground Week of Action