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R.I.P. CORY MONTEITH

Glee star Cory Monteith has passed away. (Vancouver police confirmed the news at a press conference late Saturday night.)  To say that I’m in shock is an understatement.  I think I was still in denial about the fact that he’d gone to rehab earlier this year.  Maybe it’s because he always looked so happy...
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LIKE US ON FACEBOOK FOR GREAT VIDEOS!!!

We’ve been posting lots of great music videos on our Facebook page, so be sure to click the like button on the Facebook widget while you’re here! Some of the videos we’ve posted: Justin Timberlake: Tunnel Vision The Lonely Island: We Need Love The Civil Wars: The One That Got Away Megadeth: Super...
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STRYPER ON KANYE WEST AND GOD

Kanye recently stated that God is a “featured guest” on his new album Yeezus.  (I’m not sure where he said this, but it’s all over the internet so, you know, it must be true.)  STRYPER sent the following reply to TMZ and it’s hilarious: “First of all, and with all due respect, how...
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NEWS: DEF LEPPARD’S VIVIAN CAMPBELL BATTLES CANCER

Today Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell made the following Facebook post, disclosing his ongoing fight with cancer: “In light of the forthcoming European and North American dates from Def Leppard, guitarist Vivian Campbell felt it would be right to let the band’s supporters know that he is currently in recovery from cancer. Vivian says,...
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NEWS: ALUNAGEORGE UNVEIL ALBUM COVER, TRACKLISTING

Everyone’s favorite English electro-duo AlunaGeorge have unveiled the cover of their debut album Body Music along with its tracklist. During December of 2012 it was announced that the duo were shortlisted for the 2013 BRIT Award of Critics’ Choice. More recently, they’ve been shortlisted in a BBC Sound poll.   THE TRACKLIST: 1...
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Review: Eden James – Going Down

It’s hard to get inside my ears; it’s even harder to get inside my brain. If anything I have ever written for Love is Pop consists in pure, unaltered fangasm or clearly a cry for help, sometimes, it feels good to focus on someone with talent, who sends you music just because they...
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ROCK IN PEACE: JEFF HANNEMAN OF SLAYER

The above was posted by the surviving members of Slayer on Facebook Thursday night after Jeff passed away. A tribute to Jeff from the Revolver Golden Gods Awards last Thursday night, which took place just hours after the world learned of Jeff’s passing:...
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NEWS: DAVE SITEK TO RELEASE NEW MUSIC BY CSS, KELIS & MORE

Last year TV on the Radio’s guitarist/keyboardist Dave Sitek started his own record label, which he named Federal Prism. His first release was a Telepath 7″ featuring a remix by Trent Reznor. But this year he’ll be expanding the label significantly with new releases — presumably, albums — by Kelis, CSS, Cerebral Ballzy...
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NEWS: VANESSA PARADIS TO RELEASE NEW ALBUM

Vanessa Paradis will be releasing her highly anticipated sixth studio album, a 20 song double album entitled Love Songs, on May 13th.  Benjamin Biolay wrote the gorgeous first single, which can be heard on Daily Motion via the link below.  Released yesterday, it’s entitled “Love Song” and it’s a delightful mix of Biolay’s...
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NEWS: RANDY BLYTHE FOUND NOT GUILTY

Ladies and gentlemen, Randy Blythe is a free man.  Today, March 5th, 2013, he was acquitted of manslaughter charges in the Czech Republic, a three-judge panel delivering a not guilty verdict.   The trial took six days in total, 4 days in February and an additional 2 days this week.  Blythe had been held...
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NME AWARDS WINNERS LIST

NME AWARDS WINNERS The winners of the 2013 NME Awards have been revealed. The coveted Album Of The Year went to The Maccabees’ Given To The Wild. One Direction took home the not so coveted Worst Band award. Check out the winners’ list below: Best British Band: Biffy Clyro Best International Band: The...
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NEWS ROUNDUP: 2/28/13

Styx are suing their record label for what will surely be thousands of dollars for unpaid royalties. The band has stated that “for every one dollar the band has received from A&M they should have been paid anywhere from two to five dollars.” In related news, the band is extending its midwest tour...
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NEWS ROUNDUP: 2/27/13

Spinner has premiered a new version of Jimi Hendrix’s “Izabella,” which will appear on the new album People, Hell and Angels out March 5. http://www.spinner.com/2013/02/26/jimi-hendrix-izabella-song-premiere/ From Tegan and Sara: “Just announced Las Vegas, Flagstaff, San Diego and Santa Cruz in April! Most shows on sale Friday, but Vegas is on sale NOW! Ticket...
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NEWS ROUNDUP: 2/26/13: VOLUME 2

A Facebook update from Cradle of Filth: “Unfortunately at this time the The Cultural Section of the Chinese Government have decided that Cradle of Filth are unsuitable to play in Mainland China and so we are currently banned from playing there. Therefore the show on Tue 30 April in Shang Hai, China –...
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