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Mazzy Star Releases First Album In 17 Years Mazzy Star Releases First Album In 17 Years

Mazzy Star fans–and that definitely includes me–will be elated to learn that the band is gearing up to release their first studio album in 17 years this September, and have given us a sample called “California”. The band was a …

Congressman Reviews Jay-Z’s New Album on Twitter Congressman Reviews Jay-Z’s New Album on Twitter

On Twitter, Florida Republican Congressman Trey Radel describes himself as a “husband, father, entrepreneur, champion of conservative causes.” Maybe he should add “aspiring hip hop head” to the list. For the past couple of hours, in a series of tweets, …

Apple Announces Logic Pro X, Available Today For $199 Apple Announces Logic Pro X, Available Today For $199
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Apple doesn’t need to hold a press conference for every major product unveiling to make sure people pay attention. Case in point – Apple made a lot of musicians very happy today with the release of Logic Pro X. Apple …

Microsoft’s New Internet Explorer Ad Has No Right To Be This Catchy Microsoft’s New Internet Explorer Ad Has No Right To Be This Catchy
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I’m a sucker for a catchy song even when the subject matter is a little morose. It explains why I still can’t get Dumb Ways To Die out of my head, and it will probably explain why I’ll start humming …

Aníbal Troilo Gets A Google Doodle Aníbal Troilo Gets A Google Doodle

Google is celebrating the birthday of Argentine tango musician Aníbal Troilo on is homepage in Arentina. Troilo played bandoneon, and was a composer, arranger and bandleader. From Wikipedia: His orquesta típica was among the most popular with social dancers during …

Mumford & Sons Are Offensive To Rock & Roll, According To Alice Cooper Mumford & Sons Are Offensive To Rock & Roll, According To Alice Cooper
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Fuse has apparently gotten Alice Cooper (of bitter old man on golf course fame) all worked up about what should be considered rock and roll these days. If you’re The Foo Fighters or Green Day, you’re cool in Alice’s book, …

Randy Travis in Critical Condition Randy Travis in Critical Condition

Country music legend Randy Travis is critically ill. Travis, 54, currently admitted to an unidentified hospital in Texas, is suffering from the effects of viral cardiomyopathy, according to Travis spokesperson Kirt Webster. Travis had been touring recently, performing in Detroit …

Pink Fan Arrested for ‘Bomb’ Tweet Before Concert, Turns Out to Be Song Reference Pink Fan Arrested for ‘Bomb’ Tweet Before Concert, Turns Out to Be Song Reference

Be careful what you tweet – you know, that 140-character limit oftentimes forces you to get creative. Just make sure that you double check your tweets to make sure they couldn’t be construed to mean something that you didn’t intend. …

Shakira Ex Loses Court Battle For Account Access Shakira Ex Loses Court Battle For Account Access

For over one decade, Colombian pop star Shakira dated Antonio de la Rúa, the son of former Argentine President Fernando de la Rúa. The couple split in early 2011, but Rúa claims the couple continued to work together on the …

Britney Spears Working On ‘Most Personal Album Ever’ Britney Spears Working On ‘Most Personal Album Ever’

Britney Spears has changed a lot since her original debut more than a decade ago. Her newest album due sometime in the future may be the biggest change yet. On Wednesday, Spears tweeted out minor details about her new album. …

Check Out This Laptop Orchestra That Recently Performed At Google Check Out This Laptop Orchestra That Recently Performed At Google
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Laptop orchestra Sideband recently performed at Google with “exploding pianist” Kathleen Suprove, and Google has now made the performance available. “Using specially designed and custom made hemispherical speakers and a fleet of laptops, Sideband is an evolving ensemble that inspires …

Google Glass Lets You Watch Turrentine Jones Glastonbury Performance Through Eyes Of Drummer Google Glass Lets You Watch Turrentine Jones Glastonbury Performance Through Eyes Of Drummer

BBC Introducing put out this video of Turrentine Jones performing the song “Slam the Door” on the BBC Introducing Stage at Glastonbury 2013. This is particularly noteworthy, because it’s shot through the eyes of drummer Rich Watts, who is wearing …

Andrew Mason’s New Motivational Business Album Is Now Available Andrew Mason’s New Motivational Business Album Is Now Available

As promised, now available for your streaming pleasure (on iTunes, Spotify, and a few other services) is Hardly Workin’, ex-Groupon CEO Andrew Mason’s album of what he calls “motivational business music.” It’s a seven-track album that runs just a little …

Buju Banton’s Gun Conviction Struck Down Buju Banton’s Gun Conviction Struck Down

In 2011, Reggae singer Buju Banton was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for cocaine charges. Banton was convicted by a Tampa, Florida jury of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute 5 kg (around 11 pounds) of cocaine …

Kelly Clarkson Holding Free Concerts For Microsoft Kelly Clarkson Holding Free Concerts For Microsoft

Kelly Clarkson has been pairing up with Microsoft to promote their store openings recently, offering to perform free concerts to bring customers in. Clarkson performed in Troy, Michigan on Friday night, but only got five songs in before she was …

Band Lets You Control How Drunk They Are in New Interactive Music Video Band Lets You Control How Drunk They Are in New Interactive Music Video
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U.K. band Moones have just put out arguably one of the most original music videos in the YouTube video era. On the surface, it’s simply the band playing their new song “Better Energy” in a single room. But upon further …

‘Arrested Development’ Soundtrack Is Reportedly On The Way ‘Arrested Development’ Soundtrack Is Reportedly On The Way

Music has always been an important element in the genius behind Arrested Development. With Netflix’s Season 4, that’s no different. The Mark Cherry song, “Getaway” has quickly become a fan favorite (there’s now a ringtone version out there if you …

This Guy Put Out An Andrew Mason Album Before Andrew Mason This Guy Put Out An Andrew Mason Album Before Andrew Mason

As you may have heard, former Groupon CEO Andrew Mason is putting out a seven-track album of “motivational business music” called Hardly Workin’. It’s set to drop on July 2nd, and the album cover and track listing were just released. …

Ex-Groupon CEO Andrew Mason’s Motivational Business Album Drops July 2nd Ex-Groupon CEO Andrew Mason’s Motivational Business Album Drops July 2nd

We’re happy to tell you that ex-Groupon CEO Andrew Mason has announced an official release date for this 7-track album of motivational business music. Hardly Workin’ officially drops on July 2nd, “just in time for American audiences to incorporate into …

Spotify Announces NYC Expansion, Confirms Upcoming ‘Unique Content’ Spotify Announces NYC Expansion, Confirms Upcoming ‘Unique Content’

Spotify and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg have announced a major NYC expansion for the Swedish company – one that will mean that Spotify’s New York presence is second only to their Stockholm presence in terms of sheer manpower …

Stevie Wonder Gets International Treaty For The Blind Approved Stevie Wonder Gets International Treaty For The Blind Approved
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Stevie Wonder has been working hard to get an international pact approved that will see books and other reading materials become more accessible to the blind, and it finally happened today. As a result, Wonder will perform a special concert …