Three Six Zero will today announce the launch of a new record label and music publishing division in cooperation with Warner Bros. Records and Warner/Chappell Music. Electronic producers GTA and Cut Snake, and singer Anabel Englund are the first on board.
The Hard Working Americans' Todd Snider just wants to keep it real with their audience -- wherever they are. “I try to remind myself that any one venue is not more special than where I’ll be next month," he tells Billboard. "It’s all a microphone to me."
Excited yet for Jillian Banks' debut album? You should be. Since popping up on the blogosphere radar last year, Banks has transcended buzz artist status and now holds one of the year's most hotly anticipated debuts.
On July 18, a student was found dead of undetermined causes at Pemberton Music Festival in British Columbia. In June, two Glastonbury festivalgoers died, a 67-year-old of natural causes and another from a suspected reaction to the anesthetic ketamine. At Miami’s EDM bonanza Ultra Music Festival in March, a security guard was trampled to death and another attendee passed away in his car. Two more succumbed at Las Vegas’ Electric Daisy Carnival from drug-related causes, and reportedly six at Future Music Festival Asia.
Dirty South, a lauded house DJ whose remixes have been nominated for two Grammy awards, is gearing up to release his second studio album, "With You," in September. But he's gunning for more than the music charts. To accompany the album, the Serbian producer (real name: Dragan Roganovic) wrote, directed and shot a short movie of the same name that he's entering into film festivals and screening in Los Angeles on August 11. The album served as the inspiration and soundtrack.
Hilary Duff has officially returned after a seven-year break from music with "Chasing The Sun," which received an aw-shucks cute clip on Tuesday (July 29) in which the 26-year-old daydreams about rollicking on the beach while stuck in a cramped cubicle.