North Carolina Father Charged with Murder After 3-Month-Old Son Dies From Injuries Caused by Abuse

A 20-year-old North Carolina man has been charged with first-degree murder after police believe his 3-month-old son died from abuse. Brandon Scott McDaniel of Clemmons, NC was charged with murder on Thursday (Jan. 17) after originally being charged with felony child abuse and inflicting serious physical injury. The charges were upgraded when his son, Sloan McDaniel, died from his injuries on Thursday. The newborn was just 2-months and 27 days old. McDaniel took his newborn son to the hospital fo...
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Rico Nasty – “IDGAF”

Do you want Rico Nasty to tear into every song like a vicious, bloodthirsty killer? Well guess what? She does not give a fuck. As promised, Rico has released a new song today. Titled "IDGAF," it's built around softly echoing electric piano sounds and finds the DMV rapper in melodious sing-song mode. More »
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Ousted Grammys President Alleges Predecessor Was Accused Of Rape By Recording Artist

The messy situation surrounding the firing of Grammys CEO Deborah Dugan just got way messier. More »
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Bradley Cooper’s Leonard Bernstein Biopic Coming To Netflix

Bradley Cooper made a big splash with his directorial debut, 2018's critical and commercial smash A Star Is Born. He is staying in the music lane with his follow-up project, a biopic about 20th century American composer Leonard Bernstein, perhaps best known for writing West Side Story. As Deadline reports, Netflix … More »
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Sadiddy Boss Ft. Skinnyfromthe9 – “Big Boss” [Dir. Nilladriz] (Video)

Up-and-coming artist Sadiddy Boss nabs Atlantic Records new signee Skinnyformthe9 for his buzzworthy hit, titled, “Big Boss”. Another directorial by the talented Nilladriz, Sadiddy and Skinnyfromthe9 enjoy the fruits of the hustle and kick raps back-and-forth in a new budding hustler anthem. Shot in New Jersey, the new tag-team hit the trap and cook up some Lindsay Lohan on-and-off the strove. Throughout the visual, Skinny and Sadiddy bring the cars out, Bel-Aire and throw around blue faces as...
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Beach Life Festival 2020: Steve Miller, Counting Crows, Marley celebration, Fitz, Edward Sharpe and more

The BeachLife Festival, which debuted last spring in Redondo Beach, returns for a second year on May 1-3 with a lineup that looks like an all-comfort food smorgasbord for music fans across generations. The Steve Miller Band, Counting Crows and Ziggy Marley & Stephen Marley’s Bob Marley Celebration are listed as headliners for the three-day music and culinary event at Redondo’s Seaside Lagoon. The lineup also includes relative newbies such as Fitz & the Tantrums, the Record Company, Edward Sharpe...
Tags: Music, News, Marley, Bob Marley, Ziggy Marley, Ben Harper, Fitz & The Tantrums, Fitz, Lukas Nelson, Redondo Beach, Edward Sharpe, Steve Miller, Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, Chevy Metal, Taylor Hawkins, Steve Miller Band

Lance Olsen's Playlist for His Novel "My Red Heaven"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Roxane Gay, and many others. Lance Olsen's novel My Red Heaven is bold and inventive in its form without sacrificing readability. Another must-read book from a writer never afraid to take chances. Publishers We...
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Grammys Chief Calls Her Removal Retaliation for Exposing ‘Boys’ Club’

Deborah Dugan, who was placed on leave, said that the Recording Academy’s lawyer sexually harassed her and that she had complained about financial and voting irregularities.
Tags: Music, News, Sex Crimes, Grammy Awards, Neil, Recording Academy, Dugan, Deborah, Deborah Dugan, Ethics and Official Misconduct, Portnow, Workplace Hazards and Violations

Tonight in L.A.: Coldplay, Elbow, Marcus Buser, Bonny Light Horseman, Laurie Anderson & Christian McBride, Los Dead Dreams, Moisture Boys, Cosmo, Landon Wordswell, Earth Girl Helen Brown, Kevin Garrett, EZI, Reverend Horton Heat

L.A. concerts for Tuesday: ► Coldplay does a second night at the Hollywood Palladium. ► Elbow headlines the Observatory in support of their latest album “Giants of All Sizes.” Get there early for Jesca Hoop. ► Marcus Buser [see “All Night”] celebrates the release of his “Bad Dreams” EP with a show at the Bootleg Theater, joined by Matt Rose and Priscilla Perry. ► And all-star trio Bonny Light Horseman [see “Roving”], whose debut album arrives Friday, visit the Lodge Room, with Anna St. Louis sup...
Tags: Music, Elbow, Coldplay, Preview, Alex, Cosmo, Laurie Anderson, Reverend Horton Heat, Harvey, Largo, Observatory, Hollywood Palladium, Brenda Carsey, Randy Emata, Helen Brown, Horton Heat

Ezra Koenig Talks Phish, Fits, Food On New Podcast Episodes

Ezra Koenig loves podcasts! The Vampire Weekend frontman has an online radio show of his own, Time Crisis on Apple Music's Beats 1, and in recent weeks, he's been popping up as a guest on all kinds of podcasts. Just today, he joined menswear podcast Throwing Fits to talk style. Last week, he … More »
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SNL Announces RuPaul & Justin Bieber, JJ Watt & Luke Combs For February

Saturday Night Live returns this weekend with the combination of Halsey and Adam Driver, and the show has just announced its schedule for the following two weeks. On 2/1, on the night before the Super Bowl, it'll be hosted by football player JJ Watts with country singer Luke Combs performing. And on 2/8, we'll get … More »
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Study Shows Women Making Small Parity Gains In Grammys

The third edition of the study, spearheaded by USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative founder Stacy L. Smith, was announced Tuesday, revealing that for 2020, the percentage of female nominees in five of the highest-profile Grammy categories has hit an eight-year high, accounting for nearly 21% of all nominations in those fields. – Los Angeles Times
Tags: Art, Music, Los Angeles, Stacy L Smith, USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative, 01.21.20

Four Tet Announces New Album Sixteen Oceans Out In March

The esteemed producer Four Tet, real name Kieran Hebden, has announced that his new album is done via a sticky note that was posted on his social media accounts. That sticky note contains the album title, Sixteen Oceans, a tracklist (see below), and an approximate release date (March). It's Four Tet's first new album since … More »
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Stream: Wye Oak, ‘Fear of Heights’

As they have often over the course of six albums, Wye Oak take a simple notion and turn it into something transcendent on their new single “Fear of Heights.” The song is the latest from the prolific duo of Jenn Wasner and Andy Stack since their 2018 album “The Louder I Call, the Faster It Runs,” and like the rapturous “Fortune,” released in November, it imagines the tendrils of human emotions (trepidation, in this case) wafting like smoke through the canyons of the mind. It is at once vast and i...
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How The Franco Regime Ruined Zarzuela And Flamenco Music For Many Spaniards

“But as is the case with other musical genres indigenous to Spain, they initially developed with no ties to one political ideology over another. Zarzuela is nowadays perceived in the national imagination as an integral part of musical life under the Franco regime and, as such, outdated and conservative. … More than classical music and zarzuela, flamenco was perhaps the genre that suffered the most from Franco’s cultural policies.” – JSTOR Daily
Tags: Art, Music, Spain, Franco, Zarzuela, 01.15.20

The Weeknd – “Blinding Lights” Video

The Weeknd debuted his pulse-pounding '80s synth-pop pastiche "Blinding Lights" -- one of the best pop songs of 2019 -- with a longform Mercedes ad, and he gave the song a visually memorable performance on Colbert. Now the track has an official music video too. More »
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Nickelback and Stone Temple Pilots announce a tour stop at FivePoint Amphitheatre

Rock band Nickelback has announced its All The Right Reasons 2020 Tour to celebrate the 15th anniversary of its 2005 album of the same title. The group will perform the album, which spawned hits like “Rockstar,” “Photograph,” “Far Away,” “Animals” and “Savin’ Me,” in its entirety and special guests Stone Temple Pilots, with new singer Jeff Gutt will join them on the tour. The tour comes to FivePoint Amphitheatre in Irvine on Sept. 25 and North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre in Chula Vista on S...
Tags: Music, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Canada, Soccer, San Diego, Nickelback, Livenation, Linkin Park, Stone Temple Pilots, Scott Weiland, Concerts, Chula Vista, Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

Wendy Williams Reveals NeNe Leakes is Quitting RHOA & Has a Secret: “I Know Something About NeNe That You All Will Cry”

NeNe Leakes has had tough few seasons on The Real Housewives of Atlanta. And it seems she has made an important decision that was reported by Wendy Williams of all people. On Tuesday’s episode of her talk show, Williams broke the news that NeNe has abruptly decided to quit RHOA—the show she’s starred on since its debut and made her a household name. “I took a break between commercials…so I looked at my phone between commercials. And NeNe texts, ‘I’m quitting,'” Williams shared with her audience ...
Tags: TV, Celebs, Real Housewives Of Atlanta, Williams, Pop Culture, Jazz, Wendy Williams, Rhoa, Wendy, Nene, Nene Leakes, Jerry O Connell, Gregg Leakes, The Wendy Williams Show, Wendy Williams Reveals NeNe Leakes, Wendy Williams NeNe

Symphonic – “Saucin’ When I’m Walkin'”

Recently relocating from Detroit to Vegas, “Saucin’ When I’m Walkin'” is a new party anthem by Symphonic. Some feel good music that is meant for the person who knows their confident.
Tags: Jazz, Detroit, Singles, Walkin, Saucin

Oslo’s CELIIN Gets Nasty

Oslo’s indie pop artist CELIIN drops Nasty Human, and I like it. She has attitude and so does the song. Think Billie Eilish goes pop mixed with rock. The new track is a departure from the debut art pop track Leonardo. The track has been playlisted on Spotify’s Brand New Chill, New Music Friday Norway, Alternative Pop and Indie Invaders. Check out the video here.
Tags: Spotify, Music, Oslo, Billie Eilish, CELIIN, Indie Invaders, Nasty Human


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