Tina Turner Jukebox Musical 'Tina' is a 'Rollicking Rollercoaster Ride': Review

Rock legend Tina Turner’s turbulent life story gets the jukebox bio-musical treatment from “Mamma Mia!” director Phyllida Lloyd. As rock’s most famous domestic violence survivor, Tina Turner’s tumultuous life story has long been ripe for a dramatic jukebox musical, but it gains extra topical bite with the advent of global feminist campaigns like #MeToo. Executive

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Hear Miguel Cover Daniel Caesar's "Get You"

Never one to shy away from a good cover tune, Miguel has hit us up with a redo of Daniel Caesar‘s Freudian highlight “Get You.” The cover comes as a Spotify exclusive, with Miguel capturing his cover of “Get You” at the Spotify Studios in NYC. As you’ll hear, the song comes beefed up with a

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​Mazzy Star Return with 'Still' EP, Share New Song

Mazzy Star have announced a new EP titled Still. It’s out on June 1 the band’s own Rhymes of an Hour Records.   It marks the group’s first release since 2013 LP Seasons of Your Day, as well as the first since longtime drummer Keith Mitchell passed away.   The four-song offering features three new

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Watch Courtney Love Cover the Velvet Underground

Courtney Love recently joined the likes of Dave Navarro, Billy Idol and Corey Taylor for a star-studded charity concert called Above Ground in L.A. Now footage has emerged from the show, displaying Love covering rock’n’roll legends the Velvet Underground. As planned, the cast of musicians took on VU’s 1967 LP The Velvet Underground & Nico album

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Deafheaven Take 'Ordinary Corrupt Human Love' on North American Tour

Just yesterday (April 17), Deafheaven announced their new album Ordinary Corrupt Human Love and shared the 12-minute epic “Honeycomb.” Now they’ve followed all that up with the reveal of a full North American tour. The trek kicks off in July and will make its way through much of the U.S. Along the way, though, the

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J. Cole Shares 'KOD' Album Artwork, Tracklist

This week, J. Cole announced plans to drop a fast-approaching new album. Now, he’s officially revealed its title, artwork and tracklist. As speculated, the album is titled KOD and will be released by Cole’s own Dreamville Records this Friday (April 20). The front cover features a watercolour painting depicting a blinged-out Cole with his eyes rolled

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​Father John Misty Shares Two New Songs from 'God's Favorite Customer'

Just a day after details of his next album emerged, Father John Misty has further teased the arrival of God’s Favorite Customer with two new tracks.   “Just Dumb Enough to Try” and “Disappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All” hear the swaggering folk-pop balladeer returning to his signature style, with the addition of

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​Ariana Grande Hints at New Single "No Tears Left to Cry"

Ariana Grande has returned to social media, and seems to be teasing a new single titled “No Tears Left to Cry.”   In addition to letting her fans know that she “missed you,” the singer shared a single teardrop emoji, before insinuating that “No Tears Left to Cry” will be arriving this Friday (April 20).

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Delroy Edwards releases Aftershock album on L.I.E.S.

The 14-track LP is his first L.I.E.S. release since 2013. Delroy Edwards has released his second new album in two months. Aftershock was released L.I.E.S. earlier this week and follows Rio Grande, released in March on his L.A. Club Resource imprint. According to the label, Aftershock is an album in “the tradition of classic Chicago

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Pittsburgh Modular teases new standalone sequencer

A new hardware sequencer for your studio. Pittsburgh Modular has teased a new sequencer ahead of its launch at this year’s Superbooth show. Although the company is best known for its Eurorack modules, the Electronic Sequence Designer is a standalone device in the style of its Microvolt 3900 semi-modular synth announced earlier this year. According

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Forest Swords to release DJ-Kicks mix featuring Laurel Halo, David Toop, Orbital

The eclectic 27-track compilation covers ‘80s post-punk, ‘90s electronica and more. Forest Swords aka UK producer Matthew Barnes will helm the next DJ-Kicks mix, which features selections from Laurel Halo, Orbital, Dead Can Dance, Neneh Cherry, David Toop, Demdike Stare and more. Due for release on May 18 !K7, a number of Forest Swords’ exclusives

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Modeselektor announce new compilation featuring Actress, rRoxymore, Vatican Shadow

An exclusive collection of 17 tracks. Modeselektor are set to release the fourth volume of their Modeselektion compilation series. Out June 1, Modeselektion Vol. 04 unites a diverse array of artists, including Actress, rRoxymore, Vatican Shadow, Solid Blake, Peder Mannerfelt and Claude Speeed on a 17-track collection of original songs. “The choice of tracks is

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Murlo unveils debut Sharda EP on new label Coil Records

Hear the first single now. Murlo has unveiled the next release on his recently launched label, Coil Records, with the self-titled debut EP from the elusive Sharda. The news was announced with an impressive anime-inspired trailer and new single, ‘Chin Up’. The EP is Sharda’s first release after years of dropping tracks on Soundcloud and

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Kanye West Back On Twitter, Shades Nike & Reminisces On Pablo [Photos]

Yeezus has resurrected Twitter. The rapper took a stroll down memory lane and took a jab at his former footwear partner. Last week West reactivated his Twitter to everyone’s surprise. Even more of a head turner was his post which was aimed at Nike obvious attempt at capitalizing on the chunky sneaker trend which ‘Ye

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Despite Losing To Kendrick Lamar, Pulitzer Prize Finalists Show Heavy Respect

The music world is still trying to process how Kendrick Lamar‘s DAMN. won the Pulitzer Prize for Music, considering it has been rare that anything besides classical or jazz music have been awarded in times past. The two finalists for the prize who lost to the Compton superstar certainly aren’t sour about it and say they’re also K-Dot

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Post Malone Releases Tracklist for His Album ‘Beerbongs And Bentleys’

Post Malone has been prepping for the release of his sophomore album, Beerbongs And Bentleys. His single “Rockstar” has already scored the achievement of going quintuple-platinum carrying a feature from 21 Savage. This allowed him to hold the No.1 spot for eight weeks followed by “Psycho” featuring Ty Dolla $ign peaking at No.2 on Billboard’s Hot

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Kanye West Returns To Twitter, Has Loving Exchange With Lamar Odom

Kanye West made one of his ceremonial returns to Twitter, this time using the moment to wax philosophically about the value of money and to talk fashion in small bursts. However, a touching moment came when the Chicago superstar spoke about his Yeezy Season 3 showing at Madison Square Garden where he was flanked by

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Nas, Lil Wayne, 2 Chainz Headline Cannabis Cup SoCal 2018

The last time Lil Wayne worked with cannabis culture mavens High Times in a performer’s capacity, it didn’t fare too well Nas and 2 Chainz sharing headlining duties for the weekend affair. The Cup kicks off naturally on April 20, or 420 for our stoners out there, and will conclude on Sunday.  Friday’s concert kicks

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Sara Bareilles & Josh Groban to Host 72nd Annual Tony Awards

Fresh from their Tony-nominated Broadway debuts, Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban will host the 72nd Annual Tony Awards on June 10 at Radio City Music Hall in New York. Both are first-time Tony hosts who made their Broadway bows in 2017. Bareilles starred in Waitress, for which she also penned the music and lyrics. More recently, she sang alongside

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