.CageTheElephant, the1975, JackJohnson to Headline 2020 Forecastle Festival
Spotify today launched its Songwriter Pages, which it describes as “a new way for fans, collaborators and industry partners to dive deeper into the creators behind their favorite songs.” Among other features, the program allows fans to click on songwriters’ names in the credits and see the songs on the platform that they’ve written and their [...]
Mariah Carey has moved her 30-year songwriting catalog to ASCAP, the performing rights organization announced Wednesday. The library of hits that will now be administered for public performance by the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers extends back three decades to the smashes “Vision of Love” and “Love Takes Time,” from her 1990 debut album. [...]
Recipients of the 29th Polar Music Prize were announced today and include 11-time Oscar nominated songwriter Diane Warren and Russian-born opera singer Anna Netrebko. The 2020 gala ceremony is scheduled for June 9 at Stockholm’s Grand Hôtel. Each Laureate receives prize money of one million Swedish Kroner (just over $100,000). The Polar Music Prize was [...]
Macaulay Culkin opened up about his relationship with Michael Jackson and other personal topics in a rare interview with Esquire. The former child actor starred in Jackson’s music video for “Black and White,” and became close friends with him. Jackson later faced allegations of sexually abusing boys, but Culkin maintained that he had never seen [...]
It’s every rebellious rocker’s dream optic: getting to sing a song complaining about police literally in the face of police taking the stage. That was the scenario as New Hampshire officers took to the Strokes’ stage when fans swarmed the band as they wrapped up an appearance at a Bernie Sanders rally by performing “New [...]
Ilan Eshkeri has been tapped to score the BBC Earth docuseries “Perfect Planet.” Eshkeri, who has previously composed scores for “Still Alice” and “Young Victoria,” joins the ranks of Hans Zimmer and Steven Price who previously worked on “Planet Earth II” and “Our Planet,” respectively. David Attenborough will once again serve as the program’s host, [...]
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Over 51,000 people in the United Kingdom have tested positive for COVID-19, including Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Prince Charles, heir to the British throne.
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Sheryl Crow, Nickel Creek Lead 2020 Moon River Music Festival LineupDrew Holcomb-curated event returns to Chattanooga, Tennessee, on September 12th
DaBaby, Meek Mill & Summer Walker to Headline 2020 Roots Picnic Festival: See the LineupThe 2020 Roots Picnic festival is set to return to Philly's The Mann Center the final weekend in May. Questlove took to social media early Tuesday (Feb. 11) to unveil the festival's lineup, which will be headlined by DaBaby, Meek Mill, and Summer Walker. yusufyuie DaBabyDaBaby MeekMill IAMSUMMERWALKER rootspicnic Outside of those three the lineup is bad DaBabyDaBaby MeekMill IAMSUMMERWALKER rootspicnic
Rage Against the Machine Announce 2020 Reunion Tour Featuring Hip-Hop Duo Run the JewelsThe band previously announced they will be headlining this year's Boston Calling Music Festival and Coachella Johnny Mathias has Melody, even Michael Jackson is better. Share that!
Rage Against the Machine, Stormzy, Liam Gallagher Headlining Reading and Leeds FestivalThe reunited rap-rock agitators will headline Reading and Leeds Festival as part of their 40-date reunion tour, along with British rapper Stormzy and former Oasis singer Liam Gallagher. RATM stormzy liamgallagher
Morrissey, Bauhaus, Blondie & More to Perform at Debut Cruel World Festival in Southern CaliforniaGoldenvioce has announced the first-ever Cruel World Festival for Southern California with headlining spots from Morrissey, Bauhaus, Blondie and Devo.