Sarah Dash, a member of the groundbreaking girl group Labelle, has passed away at 76. No cause of death was given, but it was apparently unexpected.
Two months ago, Eric Clapton came to the defense of anti-vaxxers by claiming he wouldn’t play in front of “discriminated” audiences that have been fully inoculated against COVID-19. But what is the classic rock guitarist best known for if not his bigoted stances and hypocrisy? On Saturday, Clapton performed at the New Orleans venue Smoothie … Read more
Courtney Barnett has been in the midst of rolling out her new album Things Take Time, Take Time. Recently, that meant a new video for “Before You Gotta Go.” Apparently, people noticed some significant similarities to an older video, for the Melbourne band Quivers’ 2019 song “You’re Not Always On My Mind.” Today, Barnett tweeted an acknowledgment of the overlaps.
Courtney Barnett took to Twitter to acknowledge the similarities between the video for her new song “Before You Gotta Go” and the clip for Melbourne, Australia, band Quivers’ “You’re Not Always on My Mind.” “I thought I had come up with a beautiful, original idea for a video, but it seems like I was wrong!” … Read more
Carly Rae Jepsen has celebrated the tenth anniversary of her hit track ‘Call Me Maybe’, sharing an anecdote from her life as a burgeoning pop singer. Released on September 20, 2011, ‘Call Me Maybe’ was recorded for Jepsen’s EP ‘Curiosity’ and also included on her album ‘Kiss’ a year later. The track, which she described … Read more
August Alsina’s days in the music industry may be numbered. The R&B singer took to Instagram on Monday (Sept. 20) to announce that he is “likely” retiring from music. In a message to his fans, he revealed that he intends to release a couple more projects before stepping away from the spotlight. “These last couple … Read more
Drake hit the court with Tory Lanez for a 1-on-1 game of basketball. The two recently met up in Miami to shoot some hoops. In a clip, which was posted on social media by Duke Deuce, a shirtless Tory guards Drizzy who tries to sink a jump shot but ends up missing. “Oh sh*t!” Drake … Read more
Morgan Wallen addressed his use of the N-word during a July sitdown with Good Morning America, in which the country singer also claimed he and his team donated $500,000 to Black organizations. According to a new Rolling Stone report attempting to trace the donations, it appears the money hasn’t materialized with any organizations besides the Black … Read more
Tomorrowland is requesting three festival weekends in 2022. The leading dance music event, which usually takes place over two weekends annually, is planning to add another due to “economic necessity to compensate for the cancellations.” “We really have to do this to cushion the financial hangover,” Tomorrowland spokesperson Debby Wilmsen revealed to Het Laatste Nieuws. … Read more
Swedish House Mafia have quietly joined the Audacy Beach Festival lineup for 2021. Although there’s no word of the performance on the group’s official social media accounts just yet, Audacy Beach Festival has announced Swedish House Mafia and Twenty One Pilots as headliners. Also joining the festival are The Lumineers, Glass Animals, Modest Mouse, Bleachers, WILLOW, … Read more