ALBUM REVIEW: Lines West, “Stop, Look & Listen” + MORE

 

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5 Seconds Of Summer Announce 2015 North American Tour5 Seconds Of Summer have announced the North American leg of their “Rock Out With Your Socks Off” world tour.Dates can be found below. Tickets go on sale August 9th at 10am local time.The Aussie pop/rock four piece will be hitting the road in support of their self-titled debut album that is out now…

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ALBUM REVIEW:  Lines West, “Stop, Look & Listen”
This seems to be my week – another band with that roots-rock/American sound that I love.  Lines West are a fairly new collective, hailing from Bridgeport, Connecticut – and this debut full-length, Stop, Look & Listen made me do just that.  11 tracks of pure Americana-style – say what you want; there is nothing that gets me more than quality structures in songs built around acoustic guitars…

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After weeks of teasing snippets and the single cover on social media, Jessie J has finally delivered her Ariana Grande- and Nicki Minaj-assisted track “Bang Bang” to legions of very patient fans.
The uptempo song, which is now available on iTunes after leaking online early on Monday, brings the powerhouse trio together to explain why they’re better than those other ladies out there…

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Three Six Zero Group, the artist management company behind Calvin Harris and Deadmau5, has teamed with Warner Music Group to launch a record label and publishing arm.
The eight-year-old company has today launched its label Three Six Zero Music and its publishing division Three Six Zero Publishing with the signing of three acts worldwide: Australia’s own EDM duo Cut Snake (Paul Fisher and Leigh Sedley), who signed with Three Six Zero in 2013, LA-based DJ/production duo GTA (Julio Mejia and Matt Toth) and LA-based singer/songwriter Anabel Englund…

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Orlando Bloom and Justin Bieber got into a heated altercation at Cipriani in Ibiza, Spain, early Wednesday morning, sources told The New York Post. 

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Competent post-hardcore that’s written with vocal melodies in mind. Too bad their frontman can only handle shouting.

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One Direction’s opening band will headline arenas and amphitheaters next summer.

        

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Janelle Monae’s “Electric Lady” Video: Watch Her Shows Off Her Funky DanceWe’ve all at one point or another had the joyous pleasure of experiencing a dreaded Greek-life party at least once in our college career. Yeah… none of us are proud of it, either. But, we’ll tell you this much: If Janelle Monáe threw a sorority bash like the one in her video for album-titled track “Electric Lady,” we’d all show up without even batting an eyelash…

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