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Report Suns may offer a max contract to Gordon Hayward but Jazz plan on matching + MORE

Gordon Hayward is one of the very enticing second tier free agents on the market this summer, though his restricted status means that the Jazz can (and likely will) match any offer he may receive. ....... More »
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Pink And Dallas Green (You + Me) Take A Lo-Fi Approach To Their Pastoral “Break The Cycle” Video: Watch + MORE

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Frightened Rabbit – “Streets Of Philadelphia” (Bruce Springsteen Cover) + MORE

Scottish sad-rockers Frightened Rabbit put out their new Aaron Dessner-produced album Painting Of A Panic Attack earlier this month. Today, they stopped by SiriusXM to play a live in-studio session, during which they covered Bruce Springsteen's "Streets Of Philadelphia" with all of the world-weary m.... More »
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Slash and Duff McKagan Confirmed to Join Axl Rose at Coachella + MORE

The Coachella Music & Arts Festival announced this year’s lineup yesterday, with Guns N’ Roses slated to headline on Saturday, April 16 and Saturday, April 23. Three members of the group’s lineup have now been confirmed, as both Slash and Duff McKagan will reunite with Axl Rose at the f.... More »
Ed Sheeran Teams Up With Christina Perri on "Be My Forever"Ed Sheeran has teamed up with Christina Perri on a new song titled, “Be My Forever,” which can be streamed below.The track is taken from Christina’s new album Head or Heart, that is out now.

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Christina Perri: new songs are super specialChristina Perri reveals her new album is as “personal as possible”.

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PLUS! Listen to new track, High Ball Stepper, now…
The post Jack White Announces New Album, Lazaretto appeared first on MOJO.

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A full recap of last night’s episode of “The Voice,” featuring an appearance by Chris Martin.

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Modern pop music tends to be so personality-driven that getting an email from a band like Tower is as refreshing as it is bewildering. Who are they? “A new band called Tower.” Where are they from? “From LA’s SFV.” That’s all you’re supposed to know at the moment, apparently — well, and also that their debut single, “Can’t Vibe,” is “a party track about attraction…

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For those wondering why Jack White is appearing at the top of festival lineups, this could be why. The rock and roll aficionado confirmed the release of his sophomore solo effort Lazaretto due out June 10 via his own Third Man Records. The album serves as the follow-up to 2011’s wildly popular Blunderbuss which garnered White a few Grammy nominations along the way…

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Vintage acoustic guitar could fetch $2 million in NYCYou’ll need the cash of a rock star to pluck this acoustic from its hard-shelled case. Bidding on the 1930 Martin OM-45 Deluxe will start at $875,000 but it’s expected to fetch between $1.75 million and $2 million on Thursday.    

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The European leg of the tour includes 14 shows in just over five weeks.    

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Miley Cyrus revels in excess in Toronto show: reviewMiley’s Bangerz tour stop was raunchy and way over the top, but there’s no denying the “professional partier” has serious vocal chops.

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Gil Scott-Heron new album out for RSDOn what would have been his 65th birthday, XL Recordings today announce that they will release an album of unheard Gil Scott-Heron recordings.

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New Music: Smoke DZA Feat. Flatbush Zombies “Bamma Weed”
We’ve already posted a full stream of Smoke DZA’s Dream.ZONE.Achieve album, which is fresh on iTunes today. The Kushed God rolled up with everyone from Cam’ron and Joey Bada$$ to Ab-Soul and Ty Dolla $ign, but here’s one collaboration that didn’t quite make the cut. Over groovy production from Erick Arc Elliott, DZA and Flatbush Zombies let it be known that New Yorkers don’t mess with none of that bamma weed…

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Musical Chairs: Island Def Jam Split; Barry Weiss Out; Bartels, No I.D. and Hip Hop PromotedMcenter>
(Past, Present, Future: DJ Khaled and Rick Ross pose with former Def Jam president Joie, recent Island Def Jam CEO Barry Weiss, and the newly appointed Def Jam CEO Steve Bartels)
The morphing of the record industry majors continues…
Universal Music Group is “dissolving” the Island Def Jam Music Group, a combination of Def Jam, Motown and Island that was established back in 2009…

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Yeezus! Kanye postpones Oz tour

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CONTROVERSIAL rapper Kanye West has delayed the Australian leg of his world tour to put the finishing touches on his new album.

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