Song You Need to Know: St. Vincent, ‘Hang On Me (Piano Version)’

Song You Need to Know: St. Vincent, ‘Hang On Me (Piano Version)’

Last year, St. Vincent (a.k.a Annie Clark) released Masseduction, the noise-pop masterpiece that had her firing on all cylinders. With MassEducation, Clark reimagines every song on Masseduction as a piano ballad, stripping them down to an emotionally raw core and even flipping the LP’s…

Kamasi Washington Creates Rhythmic Trance in ‘Hub-Tones’ Video

Kamasi Washington Creates Rhythmic Trance in ‘Hub-Tones’ Video

Kamasi Washington’s explosive jazz-fusion elicits a rhythmic trance in his new “Hub-Tones” video. The track, which appears on the saxophonist’s recently issued double LP, Heaven and Earth, is an updated version of trumpeter Freddie Hubbard’s 1963 piece of the same name. Director Jenn…

Courtney Love performs Celebrity Skin alongside 1,500 musicians

Courtney Love performs Celebrity Skin alongside 1,500 musicians

Courtney Love commemorated the 20th anniversary of Hole’s Celebrity Skin album in an epic way. The rocker led a rousing rendition of the title track with the help of Italy’s Rockin’ 1000, the “Biggest Rock Band on Earth.” In a video released…

See St. Vincent Rework ‘New York’ in Brooklyn on ‘Kimmel’

See St. Vincent Rework ‘New York’ in Brooklyn on ‘Kimmel’

St. Vincent performed her stripped-down rendition of “New York” during Jimmy Kimmel Live‘s Brooklyn residency Tuesday. The radical reworking of the track features on Annie Clark’s new album Masseducation, which reinterprets the songs off her 2017 LP Masseduction. While the original take…

‘Black Panther,’ ‘A Star Is Born’ Lead 2018 Hollywood Music in Media Awards Nominees

‘Black Panther,’ ‘A Star Is Born’ Lead 2018 Hollywood Music in Media Awards Nominees

The Hollywood Music in Media Awards, recognizing music in film, TV, video games, commercials, and trailers, today announced nominees for its 2018 edition. Among the nominates films are Bradley Cooper’s directorial debut “A Star Is Born,” “Black Panther,” “BlacKkKlansman,” “Quincy,” and more. The…

Lady Gaga confirms engagement to Christian Carino in emotional speech

Lady Gaga confirms engagement to Christian Carino in emotional speech

Lady Gaga and boyfriend Christian Carino are engaged. At Elle‘s 25th Annual Women in Hollywood Celebration at Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles on Monday, honoree Gaga revealed the news by thanking “my fiancé Christian” during her speech. PEOPLE exclusively confirmed Gaga, 32, and the…

Richard Branson Is Launching a New U.S. Music Festival in 2019

Richard Branson Is Launching a New U.S. Music Festival in 2019

One year ago, Sir Richard Branson took to his blog to announce the end of the V Festival, the long-running British music festival the Virgin Group founder started in 1996. “After 22 very enjoyable and successful years, 2017 was Virgin’s last V…

Watch Jamila Woods Celebrate Black Heritage In ‘Giovanni’ Video

Watch Jamila Woods Celebrate Black Heritage In ‘Giovanni’ Video

Chicago musician Jamila Woods turns to family and friends for inspiration in the moving video for her new song. “Giovanni” boasts a deep groove built out of crisp drums and glittering synths, over which Woods delivers a dexterous vocal performance, singing, “I…

Watch Eminem Rap ''Venom'' From the Top of the Empire State Building

Watch Eminem Rap ''Venom'' From the Top of the Empire State Building

ABC/Randy Holmes Eminem took his music to new heights on Monday’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live! by performing his new hit “Venom” from the top of the Empire State Building. A music video showed the rapper entering the famous tower in all black and picking…

Future Travels the Universe on Juice WRLD Collab ‘Fine China’

Future Travels the Universe on Juice WRLD Collab ‘Fine China’

AceShowbiz – Future has returned with a brand new song. The Atlanta-born rapper links up with rising star Juice WRLD on a fun collaboration called “Fine China”, which was unearthed on Monday, October 15. This marks the two rappers’ first collaboration. Juice…

Ilya Gringolts effortlessly plays Paganini

Ilya Gringolts effortlessly plays Paganini

IlYA GRINGOLTS ​Sydney Opera House, October 7 Ilya Gringolts Plays Paganini.Credit:Julian Kingma ★★★★½ Violinist Ilya Gringolts.Credit:James Brickwood THE LAST DAYS OF SOCRATES. Sydney Opera House, October 12 ★★★★ During the late 20th century, a significant group of Australian composers avoided what they…