Will Stuck in the '80s ever do a podcast on Saturday Night Live in the ‘80s? It's a big topic to tackle, so maybe we can cover it on the blog in small doses with a few good memories courtesy of Steve Wonder and Overjoyed.
Unknown Mortal Orchestra's music has often explored feelings of dizzying isolation, but on their third LP, New Zealand-born frontman Ruban Nielson embraces the power of three. Taking cues from the bubbly soul of Stevie Wonder and the melodrama of the Tijuana Brass, Nielson offers low-fi musings on a polyamorous relationship...
Singer Treasure Davis opens up about her new EP, 'Heart Flavored Summer,' Stevie Wonder's outlook on life and creating colors you can hear. Continue reading…
10. Lorde 9. Louis C.K. 8. Meg Ryan 7. Michael Keaton 6. Natalie Portman 5. Portia de Rossi 4. Shania Twain 3. Stevie Wonder 2. Whoopi Goldberg 1. Woody Allen
Do you think he put the soundcloud logo on it so they would maybe think he was fresh and wouldn't take it down? Has anyone heard of soundcloud taking down bootlegs of classic records like this yet? Or are they mostly sniping miley and pitbull remixes still? Stevie Wonder - Superstition (Mr Saccardo Remix) | DOWNLOAD LINK
Count Counsellor is a UK producer who specializes in a hazy, soulful sound that evokes “young Stevie Wonder” or “an illustrated film drawn by Maurice Sendak.” (He name-checks quite a few other artists in a mini-manifesto that you can check out over on the premiere we did for “Cloud Calls.”) Today he’s released a new […]
James Blake returned to host another BBC Radio 1 Residency tonight, joined by the 1-800-Dinosaur Crew. In the course of the evening he played a variety of tracks, from Stevie Wonder's "Maybe Your Baby" to Vince Staples' "Norf Norf" to Lil Wayne, Sia, Paul Simon, Ghostface, and more. Listen to the entire mix here, via the BBC. Show More Summary
Stevland Hardaway Morris, aka Stevie Wonder, got his start playing for Motown Records in 1961. Today, he boasts a back catalog of some of the most iconic and original soul music in the world. Though Stevie Wonder started singing more than 50 years ago, the lyrics of “Living For The City” are just as relevant today.
Steveland “Stevie Wonder” Morris is an indisputable icon of American music, but in many ways is best understood as a part of a separate tradition — that of the musical prodigy. Like Mozart, Mendelssohn, Earl Scruggs, and Alex Chilton before him, Wonder composed and performed songs as a young child that inextricably transformed the contemporary […]
Psst, hey kids… you wanna buy some “Bing”? via Mythbusters Test the Pullout Method via My sister legitimately tried to paint a picture of Stevie Wonder for my dad on his birthday. via After the announcement. via Bert’s last excuse was gone… via My wife insisted on getting a photo of me playing with our […]
The First Lady will be joined by the likes of Michael Phelps, Stevie Wonder and Eva Longoria. [ more › ]
Having performed at the White House in the past, James Taylor was prepared to deal with reporters and cameramen as his car service pulled up to the building's security gate on Saturday, June 13th. Instead, it was all quiet. "I thought there was going to be a lot of press...
Stevie Wonder, Avril Lavigne, Cody Simpson among performers to open Special Olympics.
Saturday night, the Obama’s hosted a star-studded private party. Prince and Stevie Wonder were invited to perform. It seems the Obama’s were trying to keep news of this party quiet,
What we would've given to be there. [ more › ]
On their sixth LP, Hot Chip look back toward their disco, soul and funk rootstocks. The clavinet on "Started Right" is straight-up Seventies Stevie Wonder, dressed in disco strings; "Love Is the Future" crosses Minneapolis funk with Motor City techno and an old-school verse from De La Soul's Posdnuos. This...
MAN OF THE PEOPLE: White House defends private Prince party. The White House on Monday defended a private concert over the weekend featuring Prince and Stevie Wonder, saying the Obamas paid for it themselves. Around 500 people attended the event, which was not disclosed on the president’s public schedule. Press secretary Josh Earnest confirmed the […]
The Leader of the Free World hosts two of music's greatest live performers.
On Saturday, President Obama and his wife, Michelle, invited about 500 guests to a private party where Prince and Stevie Wonder entertained guests for two hours of dancing, the New York Times reports. “While the party had been rumored for [...]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Prince performed some of his greatest hits at a weekend White House party for President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle. But although guests put details on social media, White House spokesman Josh Earnest is refusing to confirm the "Purple Rain" singer's attendance. Earnest says he has no details about the private event. Show More Summary