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Glee Returns With “Big Brother” Episode And Music From Gotye, Christina Aguilera & Duran Duran

This week Glee returns from its winter hiatus with an episode centered around a surprise visit from Blaine’s older brother Cooper (played by Matt Bomer), a big-shot Hollywood actor who can’t help but spur jealous […]

04/09/2012

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The Hunger Games: Songs From District 12 And Beyond [Soundtrack Review]

If you’re looking for an album reminiscent of sunshine and kittens, The Hunger Games: Songs From District 12 and Beyond–the soundtrack album for the upcoming film The Hunger Games–may not be for you. The original […]

03/19/2012

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The Chieftains Celebrate 50th Anniversary With Bon Iver, Decemberists, and More

Voice of Ages combines traditional Irish music with contemporary singers, songwriters, and producer [lastfm]T Bone Burnett[/lastfm]. The impressive talent roster that guests on this record includes – to name a few – [lastfm]Bon Iver[/lastfm], [lastfm]Imelda […]

02/21/2012

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Howlin Rain Sets New Blues-Rock Standard On “The Russian Wilds”

[pullquote quote="A band that would have been a headliner at the Fillmore East and Winterland in another era." credit="Howlin Rain"]If the closing moments of the 2012 GRAMMY Awards show were any indication, there is still […]

02/17/2012

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Van Halen Is Back With “A Different Kind Of Truth”

[pullquote quote="Told You I Was Comin' Back" credit="David Lee Roth - Lyric From Blood & Fire"]A Different Kind of Truth marks the return of David Lee Roth to [mp3com-artist]Van Halen[/mp3com-artist] since 1984. And his return is an […]

02/07/2012

Dr. Jeckyll & Mr. Hyde was a 1980s hip hop group consisting of Andre "Dr. Jeckyll" Harrell and Alonzo "Mr. Hyde" Brown.

Profile Records New Rap Anthology Goes Back To Basics, Highlights Rap’s Humble Beginnings

[pullquote quote="Their embrace of rap, for its commercial merits was just what hip-hop needed to survive the jump to records." credit="Dan Charnas"]Thirty years ago, independent record label Profile Records released Genius Rap by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Dr. Jeckyll & […]

02/01/2012

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Over 70 Artists Cover Bob Dylan On “Chimes Of Freedom” To Honor Longtime Human Rights Activists Amnesty International

[pullquote quote="This album is a powerful fusion of the music community's respect for Amnesty's life-affirming work and for Bob Dylan's enduring brilliance" credit="Producers Jeff Ayeroff & Julie Yannatta"]This year marked 50 years of dedicated human […]

01/24/2012

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Cast Of Glee Bring Spirit Of The Season To Life On New Christmas Album

The second installment of Glee’s annual Christmas extravaganza on tape builds on last year’s release and brings fans of the show another set of unique cast-sung renditions of classic Christmas standards.

11/29/2011

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Incubus Celebrate Their Return With New Album “If Not Now, When?” – Stream It Right Now

Its been a long five-year wait since [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Incubus[/lastfm] has released a new studio album, the longest period of time that the band has ever spent recording a new album. After viewing their incredible Live […]

07/12/2011

Street Date: Motörhead Still Rocking On 20th Album!

Indestructible [lastfm]Motörhead[/lastfm] frontman, bassist and shouter Lemmy Kilmister has reunited the current incarnation of the seminal metal band to release their 20th album, The World Is Yours. Twenty albums is a lot and often leaves […]

04/05/2011

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