Stevie Wonder has revealed to release two new albums next year.
Oct 30 2013, 6:02am CDT
Source: Music Week
Stevie Wonder, Chvrches and Belle And Sebastian are the latest artists to back the #MusicWithoutBarriers campaign, which aims to give deaf and disabled music fans equal access to live music.
Launched by Attitude Is Everything in June, the initiative is encouraging UK festivals and venues to sign the charity's Charter of Best Practice, which includes four key messages.
The campaign no ...
Full article at: Music Week
5 days ago, 4:43am CDT
Urban Soil Urban Soil is focused on creating the best possible original music. The combination of all out, electrified, jam band inspired musical explorations and the more Americana, acoustic flavors makes Urban Soil truly unique. Sarah''s young, powerful voice is complex and thought provoking, while being strong and soulful at the same time. Eric and the rest of the band provide a tight, concise backdrop for her to come into her own as an ...
Full article at: Triangle
1 week ago, 9:01am CDT
Bat For Lashes release dreamy yet powerful new single 'Skin Song'. Check it out below.
Set to feature on forthcoming album, Body of Songs - a compilation album that revolves around the wonders of medical science and features a number of colloborating artists including Goldie and Ghostpoet - 'Skin Song' sees Natasha Khan paint a personal portrait of herself.
Lyrically wordy and, in parts, overly scientific in its de ...
Full article at: GIGWISE
Jul 10 2014, 10:52am CDT
Source: American Songwriter
Bernhoft recently released Islander, a retro-soul filled album and his first since 2011. The Norwegian singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist first broke into the American consciousness in 2011 when his viral video for “C’mon Talk” landed him a slot on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. He spoke to us about the effects of Spotify, communing with trees, learning to play guitar and more.
You’re known for performing with a loop pedal. Do you use the loop pedal when writing and rec ...
Full article at: American Songwriter
Jun 16 2014, 8:00am CDT
Source: Clash Music
Juanita Stein reveals five influential albums…Howling Bells are back, and it’s a pleasure to have them. The Australia-formed, London-based foursome’s new album, ‘Heartstrings’, marks the dark rockers’ return after a three-year gap between LPs. In that time, there have been changes: a bassist has been replaced, the band has moved to a new label, and vocalist Juanita Stein has become a mother.
It’s to Stein that Clash turns for some Foundations selections: five albums that have influ ...
Full article at: Clash Music
Jun 12 2014, 6:27am CDT
Dmitri Coats of OFF! fame has revealed that he will be joining a supergroup made up of members of Queens of the Stone Age and Soundgarden.
The band do not have a name yet, nor do they have any music, but he promises that we will get our hands on material by the end of the year. Members of the band are listed as Alian Johannes (Queens of the Stone Age, Eleven, Spinerette), Dmitri Coats (OFF!), Matt C ...
Full article at: GIGWISE
Jun 11 2014, 10:15am CDT
Source: Bleacher Report
There’s so much more to football than the match itself nowadays, isn’t there? Social media has developed into a crucial companion for watchers of the beautiful game, but often, an average game can be rendered considerably more watchable—or even unwatchable—by the television channel you're watching on.
Ahead of the 2014 World Cup, the BBC have assembled a host of stellar names to headline their coverage of the Brazi ...
Full article at: Bleacher Report
Jun 9 2014, 11:46am CDT
Source: The 9513
It’s so great to have Candi Staton back. Not that she ever went away, but on her new album, Life Happens, her voice resonates with a force that shouts “I’m here to tell you that bad stuff happens in life all the time, but that I’m happy and satisfied to be where I’m at.” On this album Staton stands up and testifies to the hard times, the difficulties, and the losses we all go through in our lives. Wrapping her ...
Full article at: The 9513
Jun 9 2014, 8:00am CDT
Source: WPEG-Power 98 Charlotte
Some news for everyone who is celebrating a birthday on Facebook today, or possibly forever: will.i.am has dropped a single that give your friends a new option instead of posting the Beatles “Birthday” or Stevie Wonder’s “Happy Birthday” yet again.
That might seriously be his intention here. After the Black Eyed Peas inadvertently cornered the bar and bat mitzvah markets with “I Gotta Feeling” and their “l’chaim” shout out, it is totally conceivable that will.i.am is coming after your ...
Full article at: WPEG-Power 98 Charlotte
May 28 2014, 11:05am CDT