07 Dec 2016
Food could soon be coming from the sky
The parent company of Google are apparently in talks to start delivering food via drone. According to the Wall Street …Continue reading »
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07 Dec 2016 6:01pm GMT
Twitter have just unveiled their trends of 2016 for the UK. These reveal the biggest talking points of the year, …Continue reading »
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07 Dec 2016 5:47pm GMT
New web-slinging movie will be out next summer
A teaser trailer showing the first footage of Spider-Man: Homecoming has been posted online. The 18 second clip comes ahead …Continue reading »
07 Dec 2016 5:46pm GMT
Republican collectors rejoice - Kid Rock has launched an entirely new range
Given a time machine, would you go back to 1932 and kill Hitler as he rose to power, or would …Continue reading »
07 Dec 2016 5:44pm GMT
LA trio are still working on their second album
Haim and former Saturday Night Live star Andy Samberg have teamed up for Electric Guest's new video 'Dear To Me'. …Continue reading »
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07 Dec 2016 5:10pm GMT
Actor, comedian, director and literally the voice of Darth Maul on the songs that shaped his life.
The first song I remember hearing Rod Stewart -'Sailing' "It just made me feel very emotional, sort of very wistful …Continue reading »
07 Dec 2016 5:07pm GMT
This follows West's recent hospitalisation
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are reportedly set to divorce, following the rapper's recent hospitalisation. West was reportedly released last week …Continue reading »
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07 Dec 2016 5:05pm GMT
Which is better - 'Use Your Illusion I' or 'II'? And just where does 'Chinese Democracy' fit?
Priority Tickets for Guns N' Roses are available now. Search 'O2 Priority' for tickets. Few bands have quite as many …Continue reading »
07 Dec 2016 5:00pm GMT
We've rounded up some our best Bowie merch, inspired by his reinventions and renowned records - all available from our NME Merch Store.
David Bowie once said, "I'm an instant star. Just add water and stir". Simple enough for the iconic glam-rock god …Continue reading »
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07 Dec 2016 4:39pm GMT
'Episode VIII' is set for release in December 2017
Star Wars actress Daisy Ridley has spoken out over who her character Rey's parents are. British actress Ridley was introduced …Continue reading »
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07 Dec 2016 4:29pm GMT
Get your hands on some 'exclusive merchandise'
The 1975 have announced details of special pop-up shops to open in London, Manchester and London. Last month,we named The …Continue reading »
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07 Dec 2016 4:17pm GMT
Who will be 'The Heavyweight Champion Of The World'
Reverend & The Makers and Piers Morgan
Reverend & The Makers' frontman Jon McClure has hit out at Piers Morgan's comments about Cruz Beckham's music career, challenging …Continue reading »
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07 Dec 2016 3:32pm GMT
Reports suggest that rapper is 'stable' but 'needs time to come back'
Kanye West is planning on taking the rest of 2016 off following his recent hospitalisation, according to latest reports. West was …Continue reading »
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07 Dec 2016 2:52pm GMT
Ahead of Anthony Joshua's eagerly-anticipated fight against Eric Molina, we look back at boxing and music's special relationship.
Music and boxing have been inextricably linked for decades: who can picture Sylvester Stallone's Rocky pounding the pavements of Philadelphia …Continue reading »
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07 Dec 2016 2:50pm GMT
He's the mystery man who's made it into the Grammys Album of The Year category against pop MVPs Adele, Beyonce, …Continue reading »
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07 Dec 2016 2:12pm GMT
President-elect follows in the footsteps of other controversial picks like Adolf Hitler and Josef Stalin
US President-elect Donald Trump has been named TIME's Person of the Year for 2016, beating the likes of Beyoncé and electoral …Continue reading »
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07 Dec 2016 2:02pm GMT
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - A popular Vermont punk music venue, established with the help of the wife of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, is closing after 32 years.
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06 Dec 2016
06 Dec 2016 11:13pm GMT
In a blog post by YouTube Chief Business Officer Robert Kyncl, the video-streaming giant says it paid over a billion dollars from ad revenue alone in the last 12 months. As more advertising dollars shift from TV, radio and print to online services, the music industry will generate even more revenue from ads. In the future, the music business has an opportunity to look a lot like television, where subscriptions and advertising contribute roughly equal amounts of revenue, bolstered by digital and physical sales.
06 Dec 2016 9:24pm GMT
iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending December 4, 2016:
06 Dec 2016 7:41pm GMT
05 Dec 2016
Our guide to this week's (and last week's) album releases also features the week's top new music videos from artists like Justice, The xx, and Red Hot Chili Peppers, plus brand new streaming music from Run the Jewels, Burial, Car Seat Headrest, and more. Read and Post Comments | Get the full article at Metacritic
05 Dec 2016 7:27pm GMT
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Any good South Korean protest needs a soundtrack, and the music that accompanies the massive rallies on the verge of bringing down President Park Geun-hye includes the mournful, the tongue-and-cheek and a smattering of defiance from "Les Miserables."
05 Dec 2016 10:34am GMT
Victims of a fire that destroyed a converted warehouse in California this weekend, killing at least 33 people, included a woman working her way through culinary school, at least three musicians and a teacher. Oakland officials released the first list of victims late on Sunday, seven California adults in their 20s and 30s and a 17-year-old whose name was withheld. Among those identified were Donna Kellogg, 32, who was going to culinary school while working at a Berkeley coffee shop, the San Francisco Chronicle reported, citing family and friends.
05 Dec 2016 5:10am GMT
04 Dec 2016
By Peter Henderson OAKLAND, Calif. (Reuters) - The two-story warehouse engulfed by a deadly Oakland fire at a Friday night dance party was typical of the collective spaces artists and musicians say they have increasingly looked for to cope with rising rents. "You don't necessarily trust the landlords to do the work they are supposed to do because they will evict you." EVENTS 'TO HELP PAY RENT' People who had been inside the warehouse described the building as full of pianos and sculptures with rooms where artists lived and worked.
04 Dec 2016 2:25am GMT
03 Dec 2016
While Hideo Kojima and the rest of Kojima Productions are still a long way off from delivering their first video game as a new studio, that's not stopping them from giving hardcore fans what they want: stuff to buy. In addition to merchandise and high-end action figures, Kojima Productions will also release a 12-inch single featuring the music of Death Stranding - or, more specifically, its trailers - from Icelandic band Low Roar. Low Roar's "I'll Keep Coming" and "Easy Way Out" will be released on vinyl, thanks to a collaboration between the band, Kojima Productions, PlayStation and Mondo.
03 Dec 2016 9:37pm GMT
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iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending December 1, 2016:
02 Dec 2016 6:58pm GMT
With a sparkling smile and chic, refined poise, Mariana Yegros is merging Latin America's cumbia music with electronica and finding growing international success. La Yegros, the Argentine singer's stage name, has been dubbed the "queen of electrocumbia." She brings a modern, club-music edge to the traditional genre of dance music that traces its roots to Colombia's African community. For her latest album, "Magnetismo," La Yegros worked with the Argentine composer Gaby Kerpel, who has been active both in cumbia and electronic music.
02 Dec 2016 2:23pm GMT
Cara joins Women in Music honorees Madonna, Shania Twain, Halsey, Andra Day, Meghan Trainor, Maren Morris and Kesha.
02 Dec 2016 5:00am GMT
01 Dec 2016
Netflix, iTunes and Amazon!
01 Dec 2016 2:07pm GMT
21 Jul 2009
Danish rock duo The Raveonettes has announced the dates for a fall tour in support of its fourth studio album, Billboard.com can exclusively report.
21 Jul 2009 12:23pm GMT
Jackson Browne is hopeful that the protection of music copyrights will be bolstered by the settlement of his lawsuit against U.S. Sen. John McCain and the Republican Party over unauthorized use of one of his songs in the 2008 U.S. presidential campaign.
21 Jul 2009 10:00am GMT
Sony Corp.'s movie studio has bid $50 million to acquire the worldwide distribution rights to a film based on rehearsal footage for Michael Jackson's "This Is It" comeback concert series, according to a person familiar with the bid.
21 Jul 2009 9:27am GMT
Alt-rock acts Florence & The Machine and Kasabian have emerged as the bookmakers' favorites for the 2009 Barclaycard Mercury Prize, the U.K.'s album of the year award.
21 Jul 2009 9:08am GMT
Norwegian rock duo Kings Of Convenience will break a five-year silence this fall with its third studio album, "Declaration of Dependence," due Oct. 20 from Virgin.
21 Jul 2009 5:07am GMT
Sources have confirmed to Billboard that a deal between the Michael Jackson Estate, AEG Live and Sony for a theatrical release of the Michael Jackson rehearsal footage from the ill-fated This Is It concerts could close today.
21 Jul 2009 1:43am GMT
20 Jul 2009
The Beastie Boys' Adam "MCA" Yauch has been diagnosed with cancer and will undergo surgery, he announced in a video posting on the group's website this morning. The band has canceled its summer tour plans and delayed the release of its forthcoming album, "Hot Sauce Committee Part 1," in order to allow time for his recovery.
20 Jul 2009 12:44pm GMT
JLS, the British boy band who were runners-up to Alexandra Burke in the fifth series of talent series "The X Factor" last December, scored a No. 1 U.K. single yesterday (19) with their first release, "Beat Again" (Epic/Sony Music Entertainment). "The Essential Michael Jackson," also on Epic, got a third week atop the album chart.
20 Jul 2009 10:50am GMT
Prince fans from across Europe converged on Montreux for two shows by the American musician whose rare appearance on the continent stretched well into Sunday morning. The 51-year-old star closed the two-week Swiss Montreux Jazz Festival with a mix of old hits including "Little Red Corvette," "Peach" and "Purple Rain" and fresh titles such as "Elixir" from his new album with singer Bria Valente.
20 Jul 2009 9:46am GMT
For nearly a decade, the Eagles' "Their Greatest Hits 1971-1975" has been the recording industry's ultimate evergreen release, certified by the RIAA as the all-time best-selling album in the United States. But thanks to continued robust demand for Michael Jackson's catalog since his June 25 death, "Thriller" appears on the verge of matching "Their Greatest Hits," at least in the eyes of the industry trade group.
20 Jul 2009 9:14am GMT
It's a familiar narrative: wunderkind with a gift for music takes it seriously, and lands a major-label deal before he gets his driver's license. Usher, Chris Brown and Britney Spears all fit the formula. Now, Justin Bieber can add his name to the list.
20 Jul 2009 9:03am GMT
John Fogerty's "The Blue Ridge Rangers Rides Again," a new collection of Fogerty recordings of some of his favorite classic songs, is set for release Sept. 1 on Fortune Son/Verve Forecast. The album, recorded under the guise of the mythical group of his 1972 solo debut, includes guest spots from Bruce Springsteen and members of the Eagles, and features covers of songs by John Prine, Buck Owens and John Denver, among others, as well as Fogerty's own "Change in the Weather."
20 Jul 2009 3:00am GMT
19 Jul 2009
A pair of home town stadium concerts over the weekend gave Kid Rock and a couple of his support acts an opportunity to showcase new material for the 40,000 fans who attended each show.
19 Jul 2009 1:49am GMT
17 Jul 2009
Thanks to tours with The Dead and the Allman Brothers Band, a new Gov't Mule album and tour and a planned solo album, Warren Haynes is having his busiest year ever -- and is enjoying it immensely.
17 Jul 2009 11:49am GMT
On the heels of its 'Best Children's Album' Grammy win for "Here Come the 123's," They Might Be Giants is readying the release of another kid-centric set, "Here Comes Science." The album and animated DVD is due Sept. 1 on Amazon and iTunes and everywhere Sept. 22 on Disney Sound.
17 Jul 2009 11:16am GMT