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  • Crazy Horse: Nils Lofgren In, 'Poncho' Sampedro Out as Neil Young Plots New Gigs
    on April 25, 2018 at 10:00 pm

    Neil Young and Crazy Horse are returning after a four-year absence for a pair of shows at the Warnors Theater in Fresno, California on May 1st and May 2nd, but they'll be playing without guitarist Frank "Poncho" Sampedro for the first time since he joined the band in 1975. E Street Band guitarist Nils Lofgren,This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Crazy Horse: Nils Lofgren In, 'Poncho' Sampedro Out as Neil Young Plots New Gigs […]

  • Kim Gordon Joins Stephen Malkmus on Nashville-Inspired New Song 'Refute'
    on April 25, 2018 at 9:21 pm

    Stephen Malkmus returns to range life in the Jicks' wry new Western ballad, "Refute." With vocal assist from Kim Gordon, the song is the third single off the band's upcoming record, Sparkle Hard, out May 18th on Matador. Riding the same wheat-chewing wave as the album's lead single, "Middle America,"This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Kim Gordon Joins Stephen Malkmus on Nashville-Inspired New Song 'Refute' […]

  • Kali Uchis Dances Through Afterlife in 'Get Up' Video
    on April 25, 2018 at 9:03 pm

    Kali Uchis celebrates the afterlife in her surreal "Get Up" video, which combines her songs "Gotta Get Up" and "Body Language."The self-directed clip opens with the R&B singer attending her own funeral. Her eyes glow after glancing at her lifeless body in a coffin. Suddenly, she beams into a realm filled with swimming pools, rain-dancing and roses. Both tracks highlightThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Kali Uchis Dances Through Afterlife in 'Get Up' Video […]

  • The Dreamer: Shamir Is Carving Out His Own Musical Independence
    on April 25, 2018 at 8:57 pm

    Shamir Bailey has come far from where he was both musically and mentally just one year ago. Last spring, the 23-year-old Philly resident was ready to leave his recording career behind after a few years of feeling trapped in a major label deal that left him creatively stifled. While his manager and the label executives wanted more of the electro-pop direction of his This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: The Dreamer: Shamir Is Carving Out His Own Musical Independenc […]

  • The Last Poets, Rap Forefathers, Talk Black Lives Matter, Playing Basketball With Wu-Tang
    on April 25, 2018 at 7:44 pm

    Emerging from the Black Power era of the late Sixties and early Seventies, experimenting with street poetry and percussive sound, the music of Harlem's Last Poets helped lay the groundwork for hip-hop. The intense Black Nationalist fare of their 1970 self-titled debut was not only politically explosive – it's most famous tracks include "When the Revolution Comes" and "Niggers Are Scared ofThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: The Last Poets, Rap Forefathers, Talk Black Lives Matter, Playing Basketball With Wu-Tang […]

  • Russell Simmons: $5 Million Sexual Assault Lawsuit Dismissed
    on April 25, 2018 at 7:17 pm

    A $5 million lawsuit that accused Russell Simmons of sexual assault was dismissed Wednesday. The lawsuit was initially filed in January by filmmaker Jennifer Jarosik,This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Russell Simmons: $5 Million Sexual Assault Lawsuit Dismissed […]

  • Dave Matthews Band Prep First LP in Six Years, 'Come Tomorrow'
    on April 25, 2018 at 5:39 pm

    Dave Matthews Band will release their ninth studio album, Come Tomorrow, on June 8th via RCA Records. The group has yet to detail a tracklist for the LP, which follows their chart-topping 2012 set, This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Dave Matthews Band Prep First LP in Six Years, 'Come Tomorrow' […]

  • Eddie Money: Rock's Rodney Dangerfield Endures
    on April 25, 2018 at 5:00 pm

    There's a 1978 interview with Eddie Money, the radio-staple rocker whose biggest hits still adorn every classic-rock station and outdoor bar serving Mai Tais and Bahama Mamas, on YouTube that perfectly sums up the "Two Tickets to Paradise" and "Take Me Home Tonight" singer. The Long Island–via–Brooklyn musician wasThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Eddie Money: Rock's Rodney Dangerfield Endures […]

  • Watch Chvrches Wander Through Riots in New 'Miracle' Video
    on April 25, 2018 at 4:46 pm

    Chvrches navigate turbulent streets filled with rioting, fist fights and splattering paint in their new "Miracle" video. Singer Lauren Mayberry calmly strolls through theThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Watch Chvrches Wander Through Riots in New 'Miracle' Video […]

  • 'The Shining' Meets 'Hotel California' in Father John Misty's 'Mr. Tillman' Video
    on April 25, 2018 at 4:01 pm

    Father John Misty has shared his disorienting new video for "Mr. Tillman," the first single off his upcoming new album God's Favorite Customer.Just as the song's lyrics zero in on the singer's unpleasant experience at a hotel, the "Mr. Tillman" video is like The Shining meetsThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: 'The Shining' Meets 'Hotel California' in Father John Misty's 'Mr. Tillman' Video […]

  • Review: J. Cole's 'K.O.D' Is a Tough, Rewarding Meditation on Addiction
    on April 25, 2018 at 3:48 pm

    It's ironic that social media jerks tease Jermaine Cole with "J. Cole went platinum with no features." Once seen as an understudy to generational talents like Kendrick Lamar and Drake, the North Carolina musician didn't reach artistic fruition until 2014 Forest Hills Drive, when he abandoned the typical cameo-heavy big-budget formula for an idiosyncratic, self-produced organic soundThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Review: J. Cole's 'K.O.D' Is a Tough, Rewarding Meditation on Addiction […]

  • 'Human Shazam' Questlove Identifies Prince Songs From Second-Long Clips
    on April 25, 2018 at 1:41 pm

    Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon dubbed Questlove a "human Shazam" on Tuesday's episode, and the Roots drummer backed up that lofty title during a jaw-dropping Prince edition of "One Second Song Quiz." Fallon played theThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: 'Human Shazam' Questlove Identifies Prince Songs From Second-Long Clips […]

  • Fleetwood Mac Detail New Tour and Talk Life After Lindsey Buckingham
    on April 25, 2018 at 12:43 pm

    A little over a month ago, the majority of Fleetwood Mac – Stevie Nicks, Christine McVie, John McVie and Mick Fleetwood – quietly gathered at a little theater in Maui with their future in doubt. The band had This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Fleetwood Mac Detail New Tour and Talk Life After Lindsey Buckingham […]

  • She & Him Unveil His, Hers Love Songs for 'Universal Love' Comp
    on April 25, 2018 at 4:43 am

    She & Him, the folk duo of Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward, unveiled a new song with two versions, "She Gives Her Love to Me" and "He Gives His Love to Me," for MGM Resorts' expanding Universal Love project. This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: She & Him Unveil His, Hers Love Songs for 'Universal Love' Com […]

  • Janelle Monae Taps Brian Wilson, Pharrell for 'Dirty Computer'
    on April 25, 2018 at 1:13 am

    Janelle Monáe unveiled the track list for her upcoming album, Dirty Computer, which will feature Brian Wilson and Pharrell. The record is set to arrive April 27th via Wondaland Records/Epic/Sony. Wilson is set to appear on Dirty Computer's opening title track, while Pharrell will guestThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Janelle Monae Taps Brian Wilson, Pharrell for 'Dirty Computer' […]

  • Jay-Z: 'Meek Mill Is a Free Man'
    on April 25, 2018 at 12:45 am

    Jay-Z celebrated Meek Mill's release from prison Tuesday, writing on Facebook, "Today, Meek Mill, a son of Philadelphia, is a freeThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Jay-Z: 'Meek Mill Is a Free Man' […]

  • Meek Mill Released From Prison on Bail
    on April 24, 2018 at 8:33 pm

    Meek Mill has been released from prison following an order from the Philadelphia Supreme Court, CBS reports. The rapper, whose legal name is Robert Rihmeek Williams, served an up-to-four yearThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Meek Mill Released From Prison on Ba […]

  • 'NSync, Backstreet Boys Tapped for Lou Pearlman Documentary
    on April 24, 2018 at 7:21 pm

    Members of 'NSync and the Backstreet Boys will participate in a new documentary about the notorious boy band impresario, This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: 'NSync, Backstreet Boys Tapped for Lou Pearlman Documentary […]

  • The Innovator: How Jlin Is Altering Dance Music's DNA
    on April 24, 2018 at 7:18 pm

    This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: The Innovator: How Jlin Is Altering Dance Music's DNA […]

  • Spotify Is Giving Away Even More Music for Free
    on April 24, 2018 at 6:41 pm

    Spotify, despite the critics, is doubling down on its commitment to free music. In its first major move since going public earlier this month, the music-streaming company Tuesday unveiled a new version of its mobile app that unlocks certain premium features for freeThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Spotify Is Giving Away Even More Music for Fr […]