Representatives for Taylor Swift rejected a copyright infringement lawsuit filed by two songwriters over Swift's hit song 'Shake It Off' as a "ridiculous claim."
Pop singers Avril Lavigne and Bruno Mars topped a list of celebrities ranked the most dangerous to search for online because of results that could expose fans to malicious websites.
W. C. Fields’ maxim, "never work with animals or children" was roundly rejected by the Southern Consort of Voices in their delightful concert at the Hutton Theatre.
Toronto group Alvvays’ follow-up to its 2014 debut album builds on that early promise, its sparkling yet dark indie guitar pop a little more focused, a little more polished.
Chatter. Amy Rempel (piano). Jeremy Allen (bass), Jason Tremann (drums). Rattle CD.
‘‘Good gracious/ I sound like my mom’’ is hardly the sort of pronouncement you’d expect from New York’s hippest dance-punk crew, yet this self-effacement has been the bedrock of LCD Soundsystem’s...
Jimmy Iovine, a man who knows a bit about success (he has produced albums by Bruce Springsteen and U2, co-founded Interscope Records and, more recently, set up Apple Music) once stated The War On...
Finally some good news for local fans of war, filth, corruption, torture, scum, obliteration and death. Fraser Thompson talks to METHCHRIST.
Selena Gomez said she has had a kidney transplant to treat the lupus that has derailed her life for more than three years
Sosa and Lisk: Invenium Viam. Inbal Megiddo (cello), Jorge Sosa and Dave Lisik (electronics). Rattle CD
Adding further shades of blue to the depths of New Zealand's pool of current folky types, Wellington act Grawlixes' debut album Set Free might roam through melancholic minor keys, yet it also...
The four-year gap between Trouble Will Find Me and latest album Sleep Well Beast finds The National in typical form - i.e. vocalist Matt Berninger's brooding baritone is fixed to a molten, ever...
In a recent interview, Grizzly Bear singer Ed Droste mentioned he gives an album at least five listens before forming an opinion on it, his key point being that he often prefers sifting through the...
Singer Troy Gentry, of country music group Montgomery Gentry, died in a helicopter crash in New Jersey, the band's website said. The singer was 50.
When I saw that Green MP Chloe Swarbrick was in the line-up for a gig I got excited because I thought she might be a secret DJ, a la Jacinda Ardern, but apparently she’s just here to speak.
A sellout crowd gave rapturous applause for Michael Houstoun and Bella Hristova’s brilliant performance of three of Beethoven’s sonatas for piano and violin at the Glenroy Auditorium on Tuesday...
A warrant has been issued for the arrest of New Zealand rapper Scribe after he again failed to show up for court.
Five people who claimed to be half-siblings of Prince did not deserve to share in the late pop superstar's estate, a US court has ruled.
Grammy-winning rap star Lil Wayne was taken to hospital after suffering a seizure and being found unconscious in his Chicago hotel room, TMZ said.
Walter Becker, co-founder of the influential jazz-rock band Steely Dan, died at age 67, according to his website.