1. Victoria Justice's 'Gold' Single Hits Digital Retailers: Listen

    June 18, 2013 5:08 PM EDT After her "Victorious" co-star Ariana Grande notched a Top 10 hit with her latest single, Victoria Justice has unveiled her own debut radio offering. "Gold" hit digital retailers on Tuesday (June 18) after premiering on Ryan Seacrest's syndicated radio show one day…

  2. Bonnaroo 2013: R. Kelly, Bjork, 'Weird Al' Yankovic Keep Saturday Steaming

    June 16, 2013 4:30 AM EDT By the third day of Bonnaroo (June 15), patrons of the Manchester, Tenn. fest were starting to get into the swing of things. After a couple days on the grounds, the masses were beginning to get more accustomed to the setting around them, finding their way around, and interacting as a…

  3. Victoria Justice On Debut Album: 'It's Time For Me To Reintroduce Myself'

    June 06, 2013 11:43 AM EDT Nickelodeon actress has switched attention to music, hopes to release album this year. Victoria Justice says her upcoming Summer Break Tour with fellow Nickelodeon stars Big Time Rush will be "one final hurrah for all the 'Victorious' fans," and a transition point into a…

  4. Australian EDM Star Flume Coming To U.S., Europe

    June 04, 2013 12:56 AM EDT Buzz-worthy Australian electronic music producer Flume is returning for another crack at the U.S., and he’s got Europe in his sights. The 21-year-old artist (real name Harley Streten) has revealed a 15-date tour of North American clubs, theaters and festivals, starting Aug. 24 at the…

  5. Zeds Dead Announce 'Altered States' Tour, Exclusively Premiere 'By Your Side' from Free EP

    June 03, 2013 1:49 PM EDT The DJ outfit presents a softer side on their new single as they prepare for a a multi-genre concept tour this fall. Canadian DJ duo Zeds Dead will hit the road this fall on a concept tour of sorts throughout North America, entitled “Altered States.” The 35-date tour will feature support…

  6. Marianas Trench, Drake Lead 2013 MuchMusic Video Awards Nominations

    May 22, 2013 6:45 PM EDT Vancouver's pop-rock band Marianas Trench -- now a headlining arena act in Canada after a dozen years of hard work, and whose frontman Josh Ramsay co-wrote Carly Rae Jepsen's ubiquitous "Call Me Maybe" -- leads the 2013 MuchMusic Video Awards with six nominations,…

  7. The National, 'Trouble Will Find Me': Track-By-Track Review

    May 16, 2013 10:55 AM EDT The National embody what a lot of people love in rock bands. It has to do with the concept of paying dues -- a rite of passage we love to see bands earn -- and the National are the definition of it. The Ohio indie rockers have been fighting the good fight since 1999 and didn't start…

  8. State Attorney Urges Court to Reject Michael Jackson Doctor's Appeal

    May 14, 2013 5:47 AM EDT The involuntary manslaughter conviction of Michael Jackson's doctor should not be overturned because there were no serious errors made by the judge overseeing his criminal case, a state attorney wrote in a filing urging a court to reject his appeal. Supervising Deputy Attorney General…

  9. Little Boots Unveils 'Nocturnes' at Brooklyn Bash: Live Review

    May 08, 2013 3:55 PM EDT "Disco is from New York, house is from Chicago, so something about this album seems to really resonate (in America)," says U.K. singer. New York's Music Hall of Williamsburg was a fitting stage for the unveiling of Little Boots Version 2.0. After chasing major label pop…

  10. Arcade Fire's Win Butler, Regine Chassagne Welcome Baby Boy

    April 26, 2013 5:15 PM EDT Here's some good news from one of indie rock's most prominent couples -- Arcade Fire's husband-wife duo Win Butler and Régine Chassagne have welcomed a seven-pound baby boy into the world. The baby (whose name is not yet known) was born Sunday, April 21. The news was broken…

  11. Christina Aguilera Performs, Looks Fantastic at TIME 100 Gala

    April 24, 2013 12:49 PM EDT A slew of celebrities descended upon New York's Lincoln Center on Tuesday night (Apr. 23) to celebrate the TIME 100 list of the Most Influential People in the World, and musical artists like Frank Ocean, Justin Timberlake and Miguel were among those gracing the red carpet. Christina…

  12. Juno Awards 2013: Carly Rae Jepsen, Leonard Cohen Are Early Winners

    April 21, 2013 3:09 PM EDT The "Call Me Maybe" singer won her first trophy at Canada's music awards, which hands out its top prizes Sunday night. Rush, Leonard Cohen, Carly Rae Jepsen, Metric and The Weeknd were among the winners at the 2013 Juno Gala Dinner & Awards in Regina, Sask., last night …

  13. Caroline Shaw Wins 2013 Pulitzer Music Prize

    April 15, 2013 8:00 PM EDT The 30-year-old musician won for "Partita for 8 Voices," an a cappella composition. Caroline Shaw isn't your typical Pulitzer Prize for music winner. The violinist and vocalist is just 30, a freelance musician in New York, a grad student at Princeton University and an all…

  14. Coachella 2013: Stone Roses, Blur, Yeah Yeah Yeahs Light Up the Desert on Day 1

    April 13, 2013 8:44 AM EDT Daft Punk's album teaser, How to Destroy Angels, Tegan & Sara, Alt-J, Johnny Marr and more action onstage and backstage at California's massive music festival ŸAdditional reporting by Nicole Pajer COACHELLA 2013 • COACHELLA PHOTOS • Watch: Coachella Live Stream • Analysis:…

  15. Taylor Swift's Fan Date to ACMs Aids Social Chart Climb

    April 11, 2013 8:16 PM EDT The star hits the top of the Social 50 chart for her second time ever after reaching out to a fan with leukemia. Taylor Swift ascends 5-1 on the Social 50 to helm the chart (her second time at No. 1) concurrent with buzz generated by the Academy of Country Music Awards (April 7). Despite…

  16. f(x) Talks About Performing as First K-Pop Act at SXSW

    March 26, 2013 6:06 PM EDT "SXSW is a must for K-pop idols. They are used to big stadiums. It’s the intimacy with fans that makes it special." Five member girl group f(x)—also known as Victoria, Luna, Krystal, Sulli and Amber—marked a major milestone in their career becoming the first K-pop act to appear at…

  17. Too Short Arrested for DUI and Drug Possession

    March 20, 2013 11:28 AM EDT Too Short was arrested early Wednesday morning (March 20) on suspicion of narcotics possession and driving drunk. Law officials tell TMZ that Too Short, born Todd Anthony Shaw, was pulled over near Hollywood Boulevard and Las Palmas Avenue in Los Angeles, for a traffic violation. He was…

  18. Quincy Jones Video Q&A: The Legend At 80

    March 14, 2013 4:06 PM EDT The maestro looks forward (and back). Q reflects on working with Michael Jackson, Frank Sinatra and more, embracing a milestone birthday while his creativity continues apace. Stop. It’s the one concept Quincy Jones steers clear of while reflecting on his storied career on the eve of his…

  19. Kendrick Lamar, Cazzette Hit the Spotify Live Runway at SXSW

    March 14, 2013 11:30 AM EDT Guest performer Schoolboy Q takes an apparent dig at Kanye West, saying "rappers shouldn't be onstage with models" The last time Kendrick Lamar played Austin's 1100 Warehouse at South By Southwest in 2012, he was an opener. SXSW 2013: Photo Highlights From Austin…

  20. Little Boots on Self-Releasing New Album: 'I Remember What Robyn Did'

    March 08, 2013 11:00 AM EST "Nocturnes," due out in May, features contributions from Ariel Reichstadt and DFA Records co-founder Tim Goldsworthy. Victoria Hesketh, better known as Little Boots, played the major label game for her lauded debut "Hands," but for the forthcoming follow-up "…

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