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Madonna announces new album, featuring a song called "Bitch I'm Madonna" ft. Nicki Minaj (hear 6 songs now)

You may have heard that demos of a new Madonna album leaked this week, and that she responded by saying she was "artistically raped" by hackers. Well now the Queen of Pop has officially announced her new album, which...

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Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

Twas the Shut Up, Dude before Christmas when all through the blog not a reader was trolling not even RubJohn. This week D’Angelo messed up our Best Albums Of 2014 list, but his surprise LP doesn’t have to mess up yours: The Gummy Awards will launch next week — sorry for the delay,…

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iLoveMakonnen × Ezra Koenig × Despot – “Down 4 So Long (Remix)”

iLoveMakonnen has teamed up with Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig and Despot for a remix of his track “Down 4 So Long,” which was released as a one-off earlier this year. Both Koenig and Despot contribute verses surrounded by Makonnen’s hook — Koenig shouts out the “…

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Watch Nicki Minaj’s The Pinkprint Movie

Nicki Minaj has shared a narrative short film to accompany her new album. The Pinkprint Movie is separated into three acts that correspond with songs from the record: “The Crying Game,” “Grand Piano,” and “I Lied.” “All Things Go” plays over the openin…

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Grimes Explains How She Really Got Her Name

Where did Claire Boucher get the name Grimes from? In an interview with The Guardian in 2012, she said that that “it’s a secret and I’m never going to tell because it’s actually really embarrassing,” and then ended up telling the reporter that she named herself after…

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Watch Darlene Love’s Last Christmastime Letterman Performance

Darlene Love has been singing “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)” on David Letterman’s late-night shows for almost 30 years. She originally recorded the track for Phil Spector’s 1963 album A Christmas Gift For You, first performed the track for Letterman in 1986, and she&#821…

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Madonna Releases Six New Tracks, Announces Album Rebel Heart

Madonna responded to the massive leak of her unfinished demos by announcing a new album, Rebel Heart, and sharing six new tracks, which are all available to download and stream now. “I was hoping to release my new single ’Living For Love’ on Valentine’s Day with the rest of…

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Große Metal-Koalition: Die härtesten Kollaborationen und Duette 2014

Metalheads mit Pop- und Rap-Musiker, Kuttenkumpel mit Kuttenkumpel... Auch 2014 rockte so manche mehr oder minder coole Kollaboration durchs Land.

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Die besten Doom/Stoner/Sludge-Alben 2014: Übersicht + Playlist

Die Redaktion hat die besten Metal-Alben des Jahres gewählt. Das Ergebnis: die besten Doom/Stoner/Sludge-Alben 2014! Übersicht + Playlist

von Kai Leichtlein

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Im Pit bei: In Extremo + Dritte Wahl

Mittelalter-Rock meets Deutschpunk: In Extremo spielten zusammen mit Dritte Wahl in der Stadthalle Fürth. Fotos vom Konzert.

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Steve-Jobs-Biopic: Nun soll Kate Winslet die weibliche Hauptrolle an der Seite von Michael Fassbender übernehmen

Die nächste mögliche Hauptdarstellerin für Danny Boyles Steve-Jobs-Biopic ist im Gespräch: Oscarpreisträgerin Kate Winslet soll nun an der Seite von Michael Fassbender und Seth Rogen mitspielen.>> Artikel lesen | auf Filmstarts - Samstag, 20. Dezember 2014

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Erster Trailer zur Komödie "Get Hard": Will Ferrell muss in den Knast

Ab dem 23. April 2015 lässt sich Will Ferrell hart für den Knast machen. Einen Vorgeschmack gibt es im ersten Trailer zu "Get Hard" mit Ferrell und US-Erfolgscomedian Kevin Hart an seiner Seite.>> Artikel lesen | auf Filmstarts - Samstag, 20. Dezember 2014

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Das erste Bild zu "Ted 2" mit Mark Wahlberg

Teddybär Ted ist zurück. Über unsere französischen Kollegen von Allocine erreicht uns das erste Bild zu "Ted 2" mit dem ungezogenen Bären und Mark Wahlberg bei der Vorbereitung zu einem Tauchgang.>> Artikel lesen | auf Filmstarts - Samstag, 20. Dezember 2014

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Farewell 2014: Gewinnt nur heute HAMMER-Schnaps + Abos

Das Jahr 2014 neigt sich dem Ende. Wir feiern den Abschied mit täglichem Quiz, Tages- und großem Hauptpreis! Heute: HAMMER-Schnaps + Shirt und Abos.

von Christina Wenig

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David Fincher Working On 1980s Music Video Industry Comedy For HBO

Following the announcement that Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger’s 1970s music industry drama was given the go-ahead at HBO, news has trickled out that David Fincher is also working on a music biz series. The Gone Girl director is currently prepping a half-hour comedy pilot called Living On…

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Nine Inch Nails Fan Creates Humongous Torrent Of Every Available Concert Bootleg

Since 2008, an obsessive and extremely dedicated Nine Inch Nails fan has been collecting the band’s live audio from a massive pool of sources in order to create a free online database of fan recordings titled “Reflecting In The Chrome: A NIN Recording Archive.” The drive has gone…

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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

This makes two years in a row now that an actual Album Of The Year contender has been released in the pre-holiday murk, a time traditionally reserved for Christmas compilations and extensive box sets, a time after lists of the year’s best albums have been published. That’s too bad &#8212…

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What's going on Saturday? (Fat White Family, Lemuria, Nick Lowe, Widowspeak, Quilt, Com Truise, Aye Nako & more)

Fat White Family at Baby's All Right earlier this month (more by Gretchen Robinette) Quilt @ BVSXSW 2014 (more by Tim Griffin) You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights......

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Sky Ferreira – “OMANKO” DIIV Home Video

Sky Ferreira’s Night Time, My Time promotional cycle just wrapped up, but her boyfriend made a video for one of the songs anyway. The boyfriend in question, DIIV’s Zachary Cole Smith, posted a lovingly assembled “home video” for album track “OMANKO” (the one about…

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Run the Jewels topped Complex's list (and a bunch of others), toured w/ Ratking who play NYC tonight (Chicago pics)

photos by James Richards IV As far as their live show, whether it's quirky dance moves, getting the crowd to do silly shit, or damn-near inciting a riot, these guys put on a clinic as far as what a live...

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Ardent Studios/Records founder John Fry, RIP

Producer and engineer John Fry, who founded Memphis' Ardent Studios and Ardent Records and worked on all three Big Star albums, died yesterday (12/18). Fry had been diagnosed with cancer earlier this year and suffered a "cardiac event." He...

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The King Khan & BBQ Show – “Alone Again”

Last year, King Khan & The Shrines gave us their Idle No More album. But it’s been more than six years since the King Khan & BBQ Show, Khan’s duo with fellow Montreal garage rock lifer Mark Sultan, last gave us an album. (They also broke up onstage in Australia in 2010, before…

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Mikey Hodges aka Pop Zeus killed in motorcyle accident (Rest in Peace Michael)

A motorcyclist was killed Thursday in a crash with another vehicle in downtown Los Angeles. The crash occurred about 2:50 p.m. at the intersection of Cesar Chavez Avenue and Broadway, said Sgt. S. Bailey of the Los Angeles Police Department's...

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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Earlier today, I published my list of the 40 best music videos of 2014. It’s always a bit dangerous to publish a year-end list before the year is actually over, especially in this new surprise-release universe where we now live. But it sure looks like the music-video universe has slowed down…

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David Fincher working on series for HBO about the world of '80s music videos

by Bill Pearis David Fincher We recently posted about the new HBO series that's going to be about '70s-era music biz in NYC that being made by Terrence Winter (The Sopranos), Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger. Turns out it's not...

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von brooklynvegan

Tyler, The Creator & Erykah Badu To Guest In Black Dynamite‘s Police Brutality Musical

The 2009 movie Black Dynamite was a pretty great blaxploitation parody/homage, and since then, it’s become the basis for an Adult Swim cartoon that, I’m told, is also pretty great. Next month, the show will air a special hour-long musical episode about police brutality. The episode title…

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First Aid Kit – “Walk Unafraid” Video

Last month we heard First Aid Kit’s cover of R.E.M.’s “Walk Unafraid” from the new Reese Witherspoon movie Wild. (Incidentally, we also heard the Swedish folk duo cover Simon & Garfunkel’s “America” last month following the summer release of their album…

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DFA release free holiday remix EP; Ed Banger celebrating NYE at Le Bain

We recently posted Ed Banger label head Busy P's remix of Sinkane's "New Name," and it turns out that that's actually one of four remixes on a free DFA Records holiday remix EP. It also features Magic Touch putting...

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Joan Jett opening The Who's tour (5 NYC-area dates included)

Photo: Joan Jett w/ Alice Cooper in October (more by Dana (distortion) Yavin) As discussed, The Who are going on a 50th anniversary tour in 2015, and since we last spoke, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts have been added...

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stream James Murphy's 'Remixes Made With Tennis Data' LP

As mentioned, James Murphy headed up a project for IBM that turned real-time data from the 2014 US Open into music. That music was mostly random bleeps and bloops but he then took that and shaped it into something...

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Under the Skin (scored by Micachu), and other movies streaming now (that Daughn Gibson loved in 2014)

by Bill Pearis I finally watched Jonathan Glazer's Under the Skin last night. It stars Scarlett Johansson as an alien who spends her time picking up men in Scotland, bringing them back to her place and... well, you should just...

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von brooklynvegan

All Dogs – “Georgia”

Columbus-based All Dogs don’t write songs, they write confessions. This isn’t wholly unexpected from a band emerging from Detroit-based Salinas Records, who put out the Radiator Hospital’s tender-hearted Torch Song earlier this year and champion aesthetically similar bands like…

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Smith Westerns Confirm Breakup In New Interview

Smith Westerns frontman Cullen Omori announced over the weekend that his band would be going on “indefinite hiatus” after a farewell show in Chicago and a New Year’s Eve surprise in NYC. In a new interview with The Chicago Reader’s Dan Hyman, Omori clarifies that Smith Wester…

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School of Rock musical coming to Broadway & TV adaptation coming to Nickelodeon in 2015

Everyone's favorite movie about fourth-grade rock stars, School of Rock, is coming to Broadway in 2015, reports The Hollywood Reporter. The Richard Linklater-directed, Jack Black-starring film is getting a musical makeover courtesy of Jesus Christ Superstar/Phantom of the Opera/etc...

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Mr. Twin Sister are the "special guests" at the Baby's All Right New Year's Eve party w/ Mykki Blanco, Perfect Pussy & more

Mr. Twin Sister @ Baby's All Right, 10/3/2014 (more by Amanda Hatfield) Baby's All Right has just let it slip that Mr. Twin Sister is the "special guest" at their New Year's Eve Party this year. It was already...

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von brooklynvegan

The 40 Best Music Videos Of 2014

Next year, YouTube will celebrate its 10th anniversary. For nearly a decade, then, music videos have belonged almost entirely to the internet. Once upon a time, video directors made their work for TV, expecting you to run across their images when you were flipping through channels. By the time YouTu…

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Stream James Murphy & IBM’s Album Of Remixes Made With Tennis Data

Back in August, James Murphy teamed up with IBM to make an album based on U.S. Open tennis data. Murphy and co. built a kind of algorithm using IBM Software that takes tennis match data (serve speed, number of aces, and several other things that I don’t understand) and generates it into music…

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R.I.P. Larry Smith

Wondering Sound reports that the pioneering rap producer Larry Smith, the man responsible for Run-D.M.C.’s simple and crushing sound, has died. The longtime rap insider Combat Jack spread the word on Twitter after speaking with Smith’s family. Smith was 63. Smith, who grew up in Queens,…

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Jessie Ware – “You & I (Forever) (Corbu Remix)”

We’ve already heard one club-ready remix of Jessie Ware’s “You & I (Forever),” but Corbu have taken the track in a decidedly different direction. The Brooklyn dream-pop band have converted Ware’s love song into a shimmering shoegaze production verging on trip-hop.…

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'80s hip hop producer Larry Smith, RIP

"Rip to the greatest hip hop producer of all times.... Larry Smith. Produced my biggest and most significant hits." - Rev Run Hip hop producer / musician Larry Smith, the man behind the sound of Run DMC's "It's Like That"...

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Peaking Lights playing NYE in NYC before Festival Nrmal

Photo: Peaking Lights @ Modern Sky Fest 2014 (more by Amanda Hatfield) Dubby psych duo Peaking Lights are playing Mexico's upcoming Festival Nrmal in 2015, but before that they'll ring in the new year in NYC with a New...

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Festival Nrmal 2015 lineup & tix (Swans, Future Islands, Black Angels, Omar Souleyman, Majical Cloudz, METZ & more)

Festival Nrmal is returning to Mexico from February 28 to March 1 in 2015, and the lineup features Swans, Phantogram, Future Islands, Black Angels, Machinedrum, Omar Souleyman, Majical Cloudz, TOPS, Twin Peaks, Peaking Lights, Kirin J Callinan, METZ, Boogarins,...

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von brooklynvegan

Kommende Album-Veröffentlichungen

Wann erscheinen die neuesten Metal-Alben? Wir haben hier die komplette, aktuelle Übersicht für euch!

von METAL HAMMER

von METAL HAMMER

"Stop Takin' My S**t": Im lustigen Musikvideo zu "96 Hours – Taken 3" werden Liam Neeson Sachen geklaut

Leg dich nicht mit Liam an! Wer auch immer etwas von dem Hünen aus der "96 Hours"-Reihe klauen will, der geht ihm nicht nur auf die Nerven, sondern entfesselt auch die Hölle auf Erden - wie dieses Video vom offiziellen Fox-Youtubekanal beweist:>> Artikel lesen | auf Filmstarts - Freitag,…

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Neuer Trailer zu "Kingsman: The Secret Service": Colin Firth stellt sich als Gentleman-Spion gegen Samuel L. Jackson

Am 26. Februar 2015 startet Matthew Vaughns Comic-Verfilmung "Kingsman: The Secret Service" in unseren Kinos. Um die Wartezeit zu verkürzen, gibt es jetzt den neuen internationalen Trailer zum Action-Spektakel mit Colin Firth und Samuel L. Jackson.>> Artikel lesen | auf Filmstarts - Freitag,…

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Die 30 wichtigsten Prog-Alben: Pink Floyd, Beatles, Queensryche u.a.

Aus unserem ROCK HISTORY-Sonderheft zu Progressive Rock: 30 der besten und wichtigsten Prog-Alben aller Zeiten!

von Sebastian Kessler

von METAL HAMMER

Konzert- und "Auld Lang Mynor"-Stream: Chilly Gonzales wünscht frohe Weihnachten

Ein Konzertstream für die Post-Weihnachtszeit und einen besinnlichen Song für die Weihnachtsstimmung von Chilly Gonzales.

von Annette Schimanski

von Musikexpress.de

"Gunman": Sean Penn vs. Javier Bardem im ersten deutschen Trailer zum Actioner

Jim Terrier (Sean Penn) glaubte, als Mitglied der Special Forces etwas Gutes zu bewirken und irrte sich fatal – jetzt geht er gegen seinen Ex-Boss (Javier Bardem) vor. Hier kommt der erste deutsche Trailer zu "Gunman" von Pierre Morel ("96 Hours"):>> Artikel lesen | auf Filmstarts - Freitag,…

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Wegen Terror-Drohung: Nach "The Interview" wird auch "Team America: World Police" in US-Kinos nicht gezeigt

Sony Pictures entschied sich nach Drohung von einer nordkoreanischen Hacker-Gruppe die Komödie "The Interview" nicht zu zeigen. Paramount folgt diesem Beispiel und verhindert Screenings der Nordkorea-Satire "Team America: World Police".

von Annette Schimanski

von Musikexpress.de

Incubus kündigen für 2015 zwei neue EPs an

Incubus ließen bei einem Auftritt einen neuen Song namens "Trust Fall" hören und kündigten danach für 2015 zwei EPs an, die gemeinsam ein Album ergeben.

von Annette Schimanski

von Musikexpress.de