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Woodstock 50 Lineup: The Killers, Dead & Company, Jay-Z to He…

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Woodstock has announced the lineup for its 50 anniversary edition in August. The Killers, Dead & Company, and Jay-Z are scheduled to headline each of the festival’s three days, respectively, with Miley Cyrus, Santana, Chance the Rapper, the Black Keys, Imagine Dragons, and Halsey rounding out the pack of top-billed performers. Back in January, Woodstock’s original organizer Michael Lang told Rolling Stone that ...

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Spotify to Host Songwriter “Town Halls” to Discuss Paying Them Le…

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This month, Spotify, Google, Amazon, and Pandora announced plans to appeal the Copyright Royalty Board’s historic decision to increase songwriters’ cut of streaming revenue. The board’s ruling would increase the percentage of mechanical royalties owed to songwriters by 44 percent over the next five years, and the four streaming behemoths (Apple did not appeal) claim the change “harms both music licensees and copyright owners,” according to ...

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Dick Dale, Surf Music Pioneer, Dead at 81…

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Dick Dale, guitar virtuoso and surf music pioneer, has died at age 81. Dale’s death was initially reported by California Rocker and later confirmed by the Guardian, who spoke with Dale’s live bassist Sam Bolle. The guitarist passed away Saturday night, though his cause of death was not revealed. Known as the “King of the Surf Guitar,” Dale is frequently cited as the ...

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Spotify’s Antitrust Case Against Apple, Explained…

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Spotify is gearing up for a heated antitrust dispute with Apple and their music streaming service, Apple Music. On Wednesday, the Swedish company filed an antitrust complaint against Apple with the European Commission, alleging that the American tech giant was attempting to “purposely limit choice and stifle innovation” in its App Store. The company forces third-party app creators to surrender 30 percent of ...

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Hedwig and the Angry Inch Gets Criterion Release With Deleted Sce…

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Criterion Collection is releasing a 4K digitally restored edition of John Cameron Mitchell’s cult rock opera Hedwig and the Angry Inch on Blu-Ray and DVD. Criterion’s package includes audio commentary from Mitchell and cinematographer Frank DeMarco, deleted scenes, a 2003 documentary about the film’s development, a video about the film’s legacy as told through its memorabilia, and a conversation between Rolling Stone critic ...

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Watch Ariana Grande Perform “Needy” at the 2019 iHeartRadio Music…

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The iHeartRadio Music Awards took place tonight at the Forum in Los Angeles featuring a stacked lineup of performers including Ariana Grande, Kacey Musgraves, John Legend, Alicia Keys, Halsey, and more. As part of the ceremony, Grande performed her thank u, next song “Needy,” while Musgraves brought out Coldplay frontman Chris Martin to play “Rainbow,” a standout track from last year’s Golden ...

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Listen to the Us Remix of Luniz’s “I Got 5 On It”…

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The soundtrack for Jordan Peele’s new horror film Us will be released this Friday, March 15, Universal announced today. The company also shared the soundtrack’s tracklist featuring 32 new pieces of music from composer Michael Abels. Janelle Monáe’s Dirty Computer song “I Like That,” Minnie Riperton’s “Les Fleur,” and Luniz’s “I Got 5 On It,” featured in the trailer, are included on the tracklist, too. Those still haunted by ...

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Andrew Ridgeley to Publish a Wham! Memoir…

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George Michael’s Wham! bandmate Andrew Ridgeley will publish a memoir entitled Wham! George & Me. Penguin Random House imprint Dutton said in a press release that the book will focus on the duo’s childhood friendship and half-decade heyday as Britain’s preeminent pop group. “They made and broke iconic records, they were treated like gods, but they stayed true to their friendship and ultimately to ...

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Watch Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Arrive Late to Chance the Rap…

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Chance the Rapper and his longtime girlfriend Kirsten Corley held their wedding at a resort in Newport Beach, California on Saturday. Several friends and musical collaborators attended the ceremony and arrived on time. Kanye West and Kim Kardashian did not. Below, courtesy of The Daily Mail, you can watch Corley walk the aisle and take Chance’s hands as the reverend begins to read their vows. Moments later, Kanye and Kim walk into the frame. ...

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Father John Misty Plays Surprise SXSW Set at Netflix’s Speakeasy…

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SXSW 2019 kicked off this past weekend. The festival’s music portion takes place this coming week, but apparently, Austin has already seen one memorable performance. Last night, Father John Misty played a surprise set to guests at Netflix’s 1930s speakeasy-themed pop-up, The Highwaymen House. The secret headliner was announced at 11 PM, after Molly Burch and Jessica Pratt had performed. Last ...

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