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more NY Super Week events: James Murphy & Pete Tong, Star Trek TNG & 'Karate Kid' cast reunions and more

NY Super Week, the lead-up to NY Comic Con, is almost upon us, running from October 3 - 12 at places all over NYC. Since we last posted about it they've added a LOT more events. Among them: --James...

Watch Out! Lucinda Williams – “Protection” on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon

14 hours agoMusic / Country : Twang Nation

Lucinda William took to The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, clad in badass black leather, to perform her new soul-soaked song “Protection.” Lu gave a swaggering performance along her guitar-slinger the Wallflower’s Stuart Mathis. And as if it couldn’t get any better they were backed by Fallon’s house band, The Roots. “Protection” is from her [...]

AUDIO: Kat Quinn’s “Phoenix”

It’s nice when a young or upcoming artist doesn’t be too boastful in their press release, I don’t want to read something that overdoes it. The press release for Kat Quinn calls her an “indie pop songstress”, which for me is direct and to the point, and also honest. It’s not a celebration, it’s just […]

The Black Ryder – “Santaria” (Stereogum Premiere)

12 hours agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Los Angeles-based Aussies Scott Von Ryper and Miss Aimee Nash record crushingly heavy shoegaze under the name the Black Ryder. Their debut album, 2009?s Buy The Ticket, Take The Ride got wide release from Mexican Summer in 2010, but for the long-awaited follow-up The Door Behind The Door they’ll return to their own label The [...]

Listen: Charli XCX, “Break The Rules (Tiësto Remix)”

Hear a massive remix of the Sucker single Read more articles like "Listen: Charli XCX, “Break The Rules (Tiësto Remix)”" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing. The post Listen: Charli XCX, “Break The Rules (Tiësto Remix)” appeared first on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.

RONiiA share new song “Last Words” — listen

Dark, Dark, Dark and Marijuana Deathsquads members announce new side project, album

Queen – “Love Kills” (The Ballad)

In 1984, Queen singer Freddie Mercury released a solo single called “Love Kills.” The tune, a Giorgio Moroder-produced rippling-synth disco track, was somewhat poorly received at the time; it was nominated for Worst Song at the Razzies after Moroder included it in his soundtrack for the reissued 1927 silent film Metropolis. But “Love Kills” has [...]

Watch Aretha Franklin Cover Adele’s “Rolling In The Deep” On Letterman

Aretha Franklin was the guest on last night’s David Letterman, where she performed her cover of Adele’s “Rolling In The Deep” that was released yesterday (which also contains a bit of “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough). For the performance, she was joined by a choir and a decent-sized backing band. She also did an interview [...]

Newswire: Slipknot now also smells like shit

Slipknot has long had a signature look (guys who got a great package deal at Spirit Halloween Superstore) and a signature sound (freshman year of high school), and now it’s developing a complementary signature smell. As Rolling Stone...Show More Summary

The Pink Teens - Shanghaied

Sounds like: Arctic Monkeys, The Strokes, Temple Songs Song: The Pink Teens - Shanghaied What's so good? Temple Songs have officially changed their name to The Pink Teens. Jolan Lewis, the band's frontman, still brings the songwriting and lead guitar to the table. Show More Summary

Freshtix Find: Save on A3C Festival Tickets!

A3C Festival, also known as All 3 Coasts Festival, is celebrating its 10th year this Oct. 8-12 here in Atlanta, GA. It has grown from a local showcase to being one of the largest hip-hop festivals in the world, with over 500 artists that span from legends to rising stars and more. The 5 day […]

This Girl Raving In Disgusting Water Is EDM In Its Purest Form

EithertherewasalotofrainthisweekendinAtlanta,Georgia,orpromotersfortheTomorrowworldfestivalhadthebrightideaofseparatingtheperformersfromtheirfanswithadisgustingmoat.Butdespitethecolorofthealmostassuredlytoxicwater,someraverscouldn’thelpthemselves,includingoneyoungladyinyogapants,whomayormaynothavethoughtshewasinaWhitesnakevideo.

Big Data – Dangerous (Oliver Remix)

Hey Oliver, just wanted to let you know that I’m enjoying everything you guys have been putting out lately. Thanks a billion, Nancy. Ok moving on from my personal love note to the LA duo Oliver, their remix of Big Data is hand clap heaven as in this track is gonna make you want to […]

Lena Dunham/Free Work

“Lena Dunham Does Not Pay” “Why stars like Lena Dunham ask aspiring performers to work for free” What stuns me here is Ms. Dunham and her publisher, Random House, and the writer for the “New York Times” were completely unaware of the Amanda Palmer kerfuffle. Show More Summary

Watch Josh Homme Serenade Zane Lowe With An Acoustic “Long Slow Goodbye”

Last night, Queens Of The Stone Age were the guests on MTV UK’s Soundchain, which is hosted by BBC Radio DJ Zane Lowe. For one of their performances, frontman Josh Homme serenaded Lowe with an acoustic version of “Long Slow Goodbye” from QOTSA’s 2005 album Lullabies To Paralyze. Homme gives a passionate performance and Lowe [...]

Jennifer Lopez and Leah Remini Rear-Ended By Alleged Drunk Driver

Authorities are saying that a SUV with actress Leah Remini and singer Jennifer Lopez and her two kids, was rear-ended by an alleged drunk driver who fled the scene. Sheriff’s Sgt. Philip Brooks says that Remini was driving Lopez’s SUV...Show More Summary

Newswire: Thom Yorke’s new album has already been downloaded 400,000 times

At least 408,000 Radiohead fans figured out how to use BitTorrent over the weekend, downloading Thom Yorke’s new solo album Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes from the file-sharing source. Though that figure comes straight from BitTorrent, it doesn’t include stats on how many of those downloaders actually paid the $6 to “unlock” Yorke’s eight songs. Show More Summary

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