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Video: K.M. Tha Original ft. Lil Herb – Why Is That

Herbie murks another guest appearance. Directed by D.Gaines. Previously: CeeTheWorld & Lil Herb – Money And Nem (Video)

Eagulls tell us the best art they've seen this year + 2015 dates

Photo: Eagulls @ Warsaw during Northside 2014 (more by Mimi Hong) Leeds, UK band Eagulls released their debut album this year which has shown up on more than a few year-end lists, such as NME and Drowned in Sound....

Daily Downloads (A Paste Holiday Sampler Album, Tedo Stone, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: Boat to Row: "My Darling Spark" [mp3] German Error Message: Haunts album [mp3] Hannah and Maggie: It Used To Be Warmer: An Archival...

Peter Cook: A Life In Pieces

Now that Niklaus, Santa and the Christkind have gone, we’re stuck in that pleasant limbo before the Three Kings turn up and plunge us all back into usefulness. Languid days, pleasant though they are, benefit from a least a slight...

The Weeknd - Earned It

Sounds like: Frank Ocean, Drake, JMSN Song: The Weeknd - Earned It What's so good? Ladies and Gentlemen, the inevitable has happened: they're releasing a Fifty Shades Of Gray movie in February. Given the sexy topic of the film, it only makes sense that the producers would bring in some of the music industry's top crooners for the soundtrack. Show More Summary

Odonis Odonis - Angus Mountain

Sounds like: Beta Frontiers, Greys Song: Odonis Odonis - Angus Mountain What's so good? Odonis Odonis graces the Indie Shuffle community for the first time with their experimental post wave track "Angus Mountain." This electrifying take on atmospheric post-punk is refreshing and multi-faceted. Show More Summary

Best of the year…..

Ken here… It’s that time when we ask you all what your best bluesy events were in 2014.  Here are mine. For me, it hasn’t been a strong year for blues. I haven’t been to many shows, haven’t listened to that many CDs and did not go to The Mississippi Delta this year on my […]

simakDialog at Shapeshifter Lab

4 hours agoMusic / Jazz : All About Jazz

simakDialog Shapeshifter Lab Brookyn, NYC November 10, 2014 The music of simakDialog represents a voyage of discovery: exploring new sonic landscapes through their ambitious, unpretentious but highly skilled approach to playing as individual musicians, and their corporate trust in one another's abil...

Introducing Kenny Burrell a?' Blue Note 1525

4 hours agoMusic / Jazz : All About Jazz

Stymied again! I really like m: Kenny Burrell, and I really want this CD. It's a great record. You just can't buy it easily or cheaply, at least not on Blue Note. First, consider the record and the artist. Kenny Burrell is the quintessential cool jazz guitarist, whether leading his own gr...

Peter White featuring Rick Braun and Mindi Abair -- A Peter White Christmas at Yoshi's

4 hours agoMusic / Jazz : All About Jazz

A Peter White Christmas featuring m: Rick Braun and m: Mindi Abair Yoshi's Oakland Oakland, CA December 18, 2014 A Peter White Christmas, featuring Rick Braun and Mindi Abair, was a great way to enjoy the holiday season. Both Yoshi's Oakland shows were sold out and the 8 pm sh...

John Scofield: Quiet

4 hours agoMusic / Jazz : All About Jazz

John Scofield Quiet Verve Records 1996 Today's Rediscovery steps away from ECM for Quiet, an anomaly in m: John Scofieldi 's career for his exclusive use of nylon-string guitar. Some gorgeous horn orchestrations, a crack trio with m: Steve Swallow and {{m: Bill Stewart = 4620...

French Montana And Producer Detail Remix Beyonce’s ‘7/11?

 FromleftfieldcomesFrenchMontanaasthefeaturedguestonaremixforBeyonce’s“7/11.” It’snotthetypical“G-mix”we’vebecomeaccustomedtoasDetail,whoco-producedtheoriginalversionalongwithBobbyJohnson,reworksthebeatbyturningtheBPMsupandFrenchsprinkleshisCokeBoymagicaroundforwhat’sdubbedasthe“ChristmasVersion.”Seen:HHNM

Interview: Kenny G

7 hours agoMusic / Jazz : JazzWax

Kenny G is the king of smooth jazz, but back in the 1970s, he was the saxophonist in Cold, Bold & Together—one of Seattle's hottest integrated soul-funk bands. I first discovered this side of Kenny when watching Wheedle's Groove, a....

What's going on Friday? (Psychic TV, Bouncing Souls, Deer Tick, Ducktails, Cyril Hahn, Prodigy & more)

Psychic TV at Brooklyn Night Bazaar in 2013 (more by Greg Cristman) You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights... Psychic TV, House of Blondes, Lazy Queen @ Brooklyn Night...

Paul Renzi

Paul Renzi, longtime principal flutist of the San Francisco Symphony, died on December 6 at 88. He had a remarkable career: appointed to the principal seat by Pierre Monteux at age 18, played with Toscanini in the NBC Symphony, came back to SFS, and retired a decade ago. Show More Summary

The Life Alice Herz-Sommer Led

The pianist Alice Herz-Sommer, who died earlier this year at 110, is in the NY Times's annual The Lives They Led issue of the Magazine.

Lil Wayne’s Reportedly Ready To Take Cash Money To Court To Release ‘Tha Carter V’

TheLilWayne-CashMoneyriftappearstobeincreasingbythedaywithTMZreporting WeezyisallegedlyreadytodukeitoutwithBabyandco.incourt.SourcesveryclosetothefeudtellTMZ…Waynehasissuedasimpleultimatum,inwriting,noless—release“ThaCarterV”pronto…orhewillsuetoleaveCashMoneyaltogether.

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Film Review: Big Eyes

Tim Burton affectionately returns to personal storytelling.

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