Amazon Now Playing Podcasts

Amazon has entered the super hot podcasting arena, adding podcasts to their Amazon Music platform. All podcasts will be able to be accessed via Alexa, its voice-activated Echo speakers, and are free to Amazon Prime members.

OpenAI Releases Jukebox AI, A Music Generating Neural Net

And the award goes to…Rock and Roll Bot 101111. While that may not be something we are accustomed to hearing, it may be soon thanks to OpenAI.

Phife Dawg: A Tribe Called Quest’s ‘Five Foot Assassin’ Dies At 45

The unexpected passing of the rapper Phife Dawg has certainly caused shock and grief in the hip-hop community, and numerous well-respected hip-hop artists have come out to honor his memory. Rolling Stone magazine recently reported that Phife Dawg – Malik…

Elvis Presley Is Back! Singer Does UK Tour 40 Years After His Death

Elvis Presley may have been dead for the past 40 years, but that did not stop organizers from holding a UK tour that features his iconic voice, which will be backed up by the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra. The UK…

Carly Rae Jepsen Redoes Full House Song For New ‘Fuller House’ Theme [Listen Here]

Carly Rae Jepsen who made a name for herself with the hit song “Call Me Maybe,” provides the theme song of Netflix’s Fuller House, which is now available to watch. A little bit different, but in many ways, very much…

Janet Jackson Lip-Syncs In Concert — Less Impressive Than A Drag Queen, Says Elton John

Janet Jackson is receiving much attention again not only because of her successful comeback in 2015, but also because musician Sir Elton John is accusing her of not really singing in her live performances. In a recent interview with Rolling…

Amy Wadge Happy and ‘Damn Proud’ After Big Grammy Win

British songwriter Amy Wadge is happy and “damn proud” after her big Grammy win Sunday night. Wadge won a Grammy award alongside singer Ed Sheeran for Song of the Year, as she co-wrote Sheeran’s acoustic hit “Thinking Out Loud”. Sheeran…

Glenn Frey: Remaining Eagles, Jackson Browne To Honor Late Musician at Grammys

Music fans were saddened to learn of the passing of Eagles singer and guitarist Glenn Frey last month. Frey died at the age of 67 from complications of rheumatoid arthritis, acute ulcerative colitis, and pneumonia.” Now, CBS has announced that…

Gwen Stefani Plans Live Music Video for the Grammys

Gwen Stefani is planning something big for The Grammys. The singer and The Voice star has announced that she will be participating in the first-ever music video created on live TV. The music video will be for her new song…

Paul Kantner, Jefferson Airplane Co-Founder, Dies at 74

Paul Kantner, the co-founder and guitarist for the influential band Jefferson Airplane, has died. He was 74. According to his publicist, Kantner died of multiple organ failure. He had a heart attack earlier this week. Kantner helped found the psychedelic…

Peter Gabriel, Sting Announce Rock Paper Scissors Tour

Peter Gabriel and Sting have announced a joint North American Tour, which they are calling the Rock Paper Scissors tour. The tour will only last about a month, spanning from June 21st to July 24th. The tour kicks off at…

Pearl Jam Announces 22-Date North American Tour

Pearl Jam has announced a 22-date, 18-city tour that will kick off in April and run through August. The first show is April 8th at the BB&T Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The tour will wrap up at August 22nd…

Ice Cube Hints at Possible N.W.A. Reunion

According to rapper Ice Cube, there could be a little N.W.A. reunion brewing – at least he hopes so. Speaking on The Talk, the actor talked about his upcoming set ot the Coachella music festival, and how he might have…

Don Henley: Glenn Frey ‘Like a Brother to Me’

Don Henley, founding member, drummer, and vocalist for the Eagles, has released a warm statement on Glenn Frey, who passed away on Monday. ““He was like a brother to me; we were family, and like most families, there was some…

Bob Seger Reveals Details About Glenn Frey’s Illness

The music world is mourning yet another loss of a heavyweight. Glenn Frey, founding member, guitarist, and songwriter for The Eagles passed away on Monday at the age of 67. According to the official word, Frey died from complications of…

Celine Dion Cancels Vegas Shows Following Death of Husband

Celine Dion has cancelled her weekend shows at Caesars Palace. The singer is mourning the death of her husband and manager, Rene Angelil. Angelil died on Thursday morning after a lengthy fight with cancer. “Rene Angelil, 73, passed away this…

Joan Jett Joins Heart, Cheap Trick for US Tour

Rock icon Joan Jett is teaming up with fellow Hall of Famers Heart and Cheap Trick for a lengthy United States tour. The tour will have 30 stops and will begin on July 14th in Clarkston, Michigan at the DTE…

Courtney Barnett Drops New Song About Ramen

Australian rocker Courtney Barnett has just released a new track, and it’s an ode to everyone’s favorite cheap meal. Her Melbourne-based Milk Records has dropped “Three Packs A Day”, a wonderful little song about instant ramen. No, not cigarettes. Ramen.…

Mick Jagger: David Bowie Was “A True Original”

Mick Jagger has paid tribute to his friend and collaborator, David Bowie. Bowie passed away on January 10th after an 18-month fight with cancer. “January 10 2016 – David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous…