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The Detroit rapper is in a contemplative mood and thinking about his career on the KeY Wane-produced track off his forthcoming album 'I Decided', which is set for release on February…
01.19 / 10:00
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The 'Chasing Time' femcee also suggests that she should host the event alongside far-right writer and personality Milo…
01.19 / 09:40
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A young mum who believed she had no talent has unlocked her voice to capture the…
01.19 / 06:29
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Janelle Monae and Maxwell are among the artists who will perform during the Women's March on Washington on January 21st in the nation's…
01.19 / 03:37
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Bruce Springsteen staged a secret acoustic concert at the White House January 12th to reward President Barack Obama's staff for their hard work over the past eight years, Backstreets revealedThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Bruce Springsteen Played Secret White House Concert for Obama…
01.19 / 01:50
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Miss. band to play in "Make America Great Again!" welcome celebration on…
01.19 / 01:08
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When Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, the Getty-funded exhibition series devoted to Latino and Latin American art, kicks off this fall, it will be with a bang. More specifically, with a celebratory concert announced Wednesday featuring the Grammy-winning  Mexican rock band Café Tacvba, L.A. root…
01.19 / 01:08
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Ray and Jaime Winstone unite with One Direction’s Niall Horan to lead a host of A-list stars who have joined forces with Cancer Research UK ahead of this World Cancer D…
01.19 / 00:24
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The musician coming to Toronto's Rebel on Jan. 26 says the hip-hop community is turning to more frivolous fare rather than face the Donald Trump…
01.18 / 21:55
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Blues performer Bonnie Raitt is returning to Canada for her first extended tour of the country in over ten years. The tour stops in Calgary June 16 at the Jubilee Auditorium. Following the release of her Grammy-nominated twentieth album Dig In Deep  in 2016, Raitt embarked on the ambitious tour that is seeing her perform more…
01.18 / 20:34
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A Rick Springfield concert scheduled for Wednesday night, Jan. 18, at the McCallum Theatre in Palm Desert has been canceled. No make-up date has been scheduled, according to McCallum officials, who did not give a reason for the show's…
01.18 / 20:14
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Chicago MC Saba made a sizable splash in hip-hop upon releasing his independent Bucket List Project last fall. Now, he's set to take the project on tour through North America this spring. The month-long trek will see Saba move across the continent to play a total of 18 shows in both Canada and the United States. As far as dates in the Great White North go, you'll be able to catch him at Vancouver's Fortune Sound Club on March 5, Montreal's Le Belmont on March 30 and Toronto's A…
01.18 / 20:13
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“I’m quite set in my ways. And stubborn.” Were it to come from any other 21-year-old, the above statement might seem a little precious. But it’s not a stretch coming from Jan Lisiecki. The pianist is on the line from his Calgary home talking about the artistic direction he has taken under Deutsche Grammophon, the venerable, 120-year-old…
01.18 / 19:52
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Thirty Seconds to Mars have detailed their third annual Summer Camp event, scheduled from August 12th to 14th in Malibu, California. The weekend-long Camp Mars features activities like yoga, hiking, archery, meditation, professional speakers and two performances from the Jared Leto-fronted alt-rockThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Watch Thirty Seconds to Mars Preview Summer Camp Weekend in New…
01.18 / 19:42
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Fans of the Band will get another chance to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the group's famous Last Waltz concert in April. Remembering the Last Waltz, a concert tour that includes Amy Helm, daughter of Band singer-drummer Levon Helm, Alberta alt-country artist Corb Lund and New…
After releasing their debut full-length Ultramega OK in 1988, Soundgarden found they weren't happy with the final mix. A long-planned "correction" to mix soon fell by the wayside upon signing a deal with A&M, but the band are gearing up to make good on their promise by treating the album to a remixed and expanded reissue through Sub Pop. A press release reveals that the band acquired the original multi-track tapes from the album, which was originally produced by Drew Canulette, last ye…
01.18 / 17:49
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Plus first Toronto visits for trad-folkster Joan Shelley, rising indie-pop star Leah Dou, and…
01.18 / 17:49
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That didn't take long. Five months after Ruminations, the Bright Eyes singer will return with a companion piece called Salutations: a full-band version of the album, plus seven extra…
01.18 / 17:11
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Following rumblings of an announcement late yesterday, businessman and reality television personality Kevin O'Leary has officially joined the race to lead the Conservative Party of Canada. O'Leary took to Facebook to make the announcement early this morning (January 18) before a day of interviews in Toronto. "It's official, I'm in," he wrote in the post. "The Conservative Party of Canada needs a candidate who can beat Justin Trudeau and bring back jobs to this country!" The Toronto …
01.18 / 17:08
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The acclaimed songwriter talks activism and music ahead of her Juno Awards honour in…
01.18 / 16:47
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