Kiesza and Betty Who, two rising female pop artists with electric stage shows, will team up this spring for the former’s Sound of a Woman spring tour, on which Who is a special guest. The festivities kick off on Mar. 30 in Atlanta.
As the battle between Blink-182 members rages on, bassist Mark Hoppus has clarified in a new interview that the group was never going to part with drummer Travis Barker, despite the claims of newly ousted guitarist Tom DeLonge.
Shy Girls, the brilliantly emotional R&B project of Portland singer-songwriter Dan Vidmar, will follow the woozy six-song Timeshare EP with the soon-to-be-released 4WZ mixtape. “Right, Alright” takes the viscous beauty of songs like “Second Heartbeat” and “Still Not Falling” and presents Vidmar’s most confident vocal take to date — listen to the track from the forthcoming mixtape exclusively on Billboard.com
Duran Duran will headline Sonar 2015, joining an extensive lineup at the Barcelona electronic music festival that includes Skrillex, FKA Twigs, Flying Lotus, Arka and Jesse Kanda, Jamie XX, Hot Chip, Die Antwoord and Roisin Murphy.