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Breaking News: Scott Weiland Has Passed Away

Former Stone Temple Pilots frontman was 48....

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BREAKING NEWS: R&B legend Allen Toussaint dies at 77

New Orleans musical cornerstone Allen Toussaint has died at the age of 77 in Madrid, Spain.  The award-winning artist was known for songs...

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Music News: Chris Squire Dies at 67

From Dw. Dunphy and Rob Ross: Via a tweet from Yes/Asia/Buggles keyboardist Geoff Downes, reports say that Chris Squire, the legendary bass...

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Album Reviews: Sarah Cracknell, Adam Lambert, and FFS Lead June Releases

Forget Christmas or “Christmas in July”, most of the year’s top new albums arrive this month to a record store (way...

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Music News: B.B. King Dead at 89

B. B. King, whose legendary guitar playing – with his trusty “Lucille” – made his one of the true giants of...

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Groundbreaking New York City Music Series Expands to Los Angeles

Three years ago, New York City-based musician and promoter Aleksi Glick got the idea to merge upcoming bands with a unique, untapped venue...

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(Hyperlocal) Music News: Record Store Day Founder Responds to Popdose Op-Ed

My Popdose op-ed on how to build a better record store day turned into a bit of a lightning rod when Salon picked it up and added an...

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“Coach” Comes Off The Bench

On March 26, NBC announced the return of Hayden Fox, the character that toplined the '90s ABC sitcom Coach....

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Kerosene Halo Rises Over A House On Fire

New project to bring full band sound to duo's folk rock ethos....

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Music News: ZTT Mines More Vault Gold on Two Essential Reissues

ZTT Records, the influential record label founded by Paul Morley (NME Journalist), Trevor Horn (mega producer) and Jill Sinclair (the...

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Music News: Producer-Songwriter Kim Fowley Dead at 75

After a long battle with bladder cancer, legendary record producer Kim Fowley has died.  This news comes via Billboard. Throughout his...

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Music News: Brooke White Gathers Her Friends for Surprise Charity Album

2014 has been an amazing year for new music, and my very last purchase of the year will hopefully arrive this Friday — that...

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Music News: John Fry, Founder of Ardent Studios, Dies at 69

Ardent Studios founder and legendary producer John Fry has died. The man who gave a base of operations to the band that became Big Star...

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Music News: The Jewbadours to Play “The Last Schmaltz” on December 23

Bring out your inner Jew at "The Last Schmaltz" at the Highline Ballroom....

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British Invasion 50th Anniversary Tour Adds Shows, Peter Asher

The incredibly popular 50th Anniversary British Invasion Tour that circulated along the East and West Coasts last fall is returning for...

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Music News: Paloma Faith Launches U.S. Tour (Win Seattle Tickets)

One of the best things about being a feverish fan of British music while living in the States is getting to see massively popular UK arena...

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Music News: Roger Dean Vs. James Cameron — Are These Your Floating Islands?

This week, director James Cameron laid claim to mountains coming out of the sky and standing there. Anyone who has a thing for 70’s...

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BREAKING NEWS: Legendary blues-rock guitarist Johnny Winter dead at age 70

Once again, Popdose is saddened to report on the passing of another music legend:  guitarist, singer and music producer Johnny Winter has...

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BREAKING NEWS: Tommy Ramone, the last of the “original” Ramones, passes away

Popdose is sad to report that Tommy Ramone, aka Thomas Erdelyi, the last surviving member of the original Ramones died today at his home in...

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Music News: A Fragile Tomorrow Signs Deal With MPress Records

A band that I’ve reviewed, written about, talked about and will continue to champion, Charleston, South Carolina’s A FRAGILE...

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Music News: Help Fund “Bill Frisell the Movie”

A documentary about the guitar legend seeks crowdfunding assistance....

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New Video: Tanner Patrick, “Satellites”

Watch "Satellites," the first video from Tanner Patrick's full-length debut....

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ALBUM REVIEW: The Bongos, “Drums Along The Hudson” (special edition re-issue)

So there’s this band I like and have written about a few times.  You may have heard about them by now – The Bongos.  This...

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MATTHEW RYAN, “An Anthem For The Broken”

“An Anthem For The Broken” by Matthew Ryan, is now officially available for downloading.  As was first reported last week,...

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SPECIAL SINGLE RELEASE: Matthew Ryan, “An Anthem For The Broken”

Matthew Ryan, who is set to release his newest album, Boxers, in the upcoming months, has announced a special single release to come out on...

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Beatlefest 2014: And?…

So it came to pass that this weekend is the 50th Anniversary of The Beatles’ arrival in the United States.  It is well established...

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Maxwell’s Last Dance – The Finale, July 31st, 2013

So it came to pass that Maxwell’s in Hoboken closed on July 31st. This was difficult for me to digest, even after ample time had gone...

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Against Me! Give Away Truly Amazing ‘True Trans’ EP

Laura Jane Grace, the lead singer of punk powerhouse Against Me!, may be a woman in transition — taking the brave and inspiring...

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Faye Hunter, Musician & Artist, R.I.P.

It is with a very heavy heart to report the passing of Faye Hunter, best known as the bass player in the ’80’s band Let’s...