Category: News Summary: ‘MacArthur Park 2013′ sits at the top of the chart after its original release in 1978 Donna Summer’s ‘MacArthur Park 2013′ is sitting at the top of Billboard’s Dance Club Songs chart 35 years after the original was released. Rising from number two to number one, the disco legend originally released ‘MacArthur Park’ in 1978, when it first hit number one on the Billboard Hot 100, staying at the summit for three weeks. read more
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Category: News Summary: Richie Hawtin, Ellen Allien and Adam Beyer are also added to the festival bill Mexico’s BPM Festival has announced the likes of Theo Parrish and Felix Da Housecat among its third and final line-up phase. Also joining the Detroit and Chicago producers in the final announcement are Richie Hawtin, Ellen Allien (pictured), Adam Beyer, Dense & Pika and Dennis Ferrer. Romania’s Rhadoo, who compiled ‘Fabric 72′ in September, also heads to the festival while label showcases come from Boysnoize Records and Ellen Allien’s BPitch Records. read more
Author: Patrick Orgis Category: Music Summary: Für die finale Ausgabe von In Session vor Weihnachten hat sich die Londoner Redaktion etwas Besonderes ausgedacht und eines der größten Duos der Elektronischen Musikszene gewonnen: Booka Shade. Seit mehr als 10 Jahren zieren Produktionen von Arno und Walter nun unsere Anlagen und es ist auf absehbare Zeit auch nicht damit zu rechnen, dass das Duo damit aufhören wird. read more
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The Boy Who Lived will return to life in a new stage play sent to open in the West End within two years. By Josh Wigler
Our countdown of the Top 50 Status Quo songs continues. Go below for the fourth part of our rundown: Nos. 20 to 11… Nos. 50 to 41 are here. Nos.
Category: News Summary: The rapper will head to the UK and Europe in February and March Detroit rapper Danny Brown has announced a headline UK and European tour for February and March next year. His first show will take place at London’s Koko on February 21 before he embarks on the rest of the UK and Ireland, hitting Brighton, Manchester, Dublin and Glasgow. The remainder of his stay in Europe will see him perform in cities such as Brussels, Paris, Amsterdam, Copenhagen and Berlin before a final show in Oslo on March 8. read more
The frontman of Jake E Lee’s new band Red Dragon Cartel has spoken of the “cruelty” he faced as a result of the band’s debut show last week. Darren James Smith admits he delivered a poor performance as a result of a hectic rehearsal schedule, too little sleep, a throat infection and taking one drink too many before hitting the stage at LA’s Whisky A Go Go. He tells Mitch Lafon in the video interview below: “They gave me some medicine – I didn’t know it was prescription – and I had one last shot before walking on. Everybody in the band did one together. It kicked in midstream
Chris Cornell appeared on David Letterman’s TV show earlier this week to premiere his new track Misery Chain . View his performance below. The Soundgarden frontman wrote the song for the film 12 Years A Slave , released this month. It was recorded with assistance from The Civil Wars vocalist Joy Williams. Cornell recently postponed a number of solo shows due to a shoulder injury
Eminem got an offer he COULD refuse — an offer to sing at the NFL Owners Party during Super Bowl week that did not meet his price — $2 MILLION!Sources connected to the party tell TMZ … reps from the event were looking for a headline act for the…
Bigelf will release their fourth album, Into The Maelstrom , on March 3 via InsideOut – and mainman Damon Fox says it’s a “gamechanger.” Former Dream Theater drummer Mike Portnoy is on board alongside long-time bassist Duffy Snowhill, with guest musicians to be revealed in due course. Track titles include Hypersleep , Edge Of Oblivion and Theater Of Dreams . Fox says: “I think Into The Maelstrom is the best Bigelf record yet, and I believe it is a real gamechanger for the band. It’s gonna put us over the top! “Psychedelic cinematic landscapes and melodic prog-doom set the stage for the new album. I can’t wait for fans old and new to experience all of its apocalyptic colour.” The album comes six years after third outing Cheat The Gallows , after which the band split up
Blake Shelton photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Nashville. The first round of performers for the 56 th Annual GRAMMY Awards have been announced and they have a strong country flavor.