Sony Music has removed original recordings from the SoundCloud pages of more than a half-dozen artists -- including Adele, Hozier, Miguel, Kelly Clarkson, Passion Pit, Leon Bridges and MS MR -- as part of a breakdown in negotiations between the major music group and the Berlin-headquartered streaming-audio platform.
Do you want to fight aliens as Tegan and Sara or Fucked Up’s Damian Abraham? The video game "LOUD on Planet X" is your ticket, but the Canadian indie rock-themed endeavor needs Kickstarter support to launch this fall.
In Aug. 2014, a 31-year old Kentucky man was jailed for several days after local authorities interpreted his posting of Exodus lyrics on Facebook as a murder threat. This week, the American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky filed a federal lawsuit on James Evans' behalf for the ordeal he endured, citing unlawful arrest and prosecution.
It's no secret that Jon Stewart is a rap fan -- just look at how excited he got when Ad-Rock was a guest on the Daily Show -- but we don't often get to see the host and comedian exercise his musical chops.
Prog metal band Between the Buried and Me is preparing to release their seventh full-length album 'Coma Ecliptic' (out July 10). The album, according to a scene from the making-of DVD that the group is sharing exclusively on Billboard, is about pretty much what it sounds like: a coma. Except this coma has some Inception-like qualities.