Pete Seeger, American troubadour and activist, dies at 94 – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsNEW YORK — Pete Seeger, the banjo-picking troubadour who sang for migrant workers, college students and star-struck presidents in a career that introduced generations of Americans to…

Taylor Swift and Lorde: Songwriting Soul Sisters – CMT.com

CMT.comLorde, 17, recently helped Swift celebrate her 24th birthday when she was in Australia, and now, the two reportedly text about shopping. “Taylor’s super good at this stuff,” Lorde said.…

Pete Seeger: 10 great songs – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukPete Seeger, who was born in New York on May 3, 1919, had an upbringing steeped in music. His father, Charles, taught music at the University of California, Berkeley and…

Iconic folk singer and activist Pete Seeger dead at 94 – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comAmerican folk singing legend and activist Pete Seeger performs in a concert in then East Berlin, East Germany, in 1967. Pete Seeger, the iconic banjo-strumming folk singer and activist who…

Is Jay Z Already Working On His Next Project? – Prefixmag

PrefixmagNot long before Jay Z and Beyonce opened up the 56th Annual Grammy’s tonight with a steamy rendition of their collaboration “Drunk In Love,” the red carpet was buzzing with…

Grammy Awards attracted 28.5 million – Los Angeles Independent

Los Angeles Independent… Punk. , or maybe it was the Beatles. (Actually, it was probably both.) The Grammy Awards attracted 28.5 million viewers to CBS on Sunday night, which is…

Lorde ‘will have a long career’ – TVNZ

TVNZA Kiwi record producer says Lorde will have huge opportunities following her exposure at the Grammy Awards. Lorde was among a line-up of the music industry’s brightest stars to perform…

Grammys 2014: The Winners List

The Grammys 2014 are history. Congratulations to Daft Punk featuring Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers for winning record of the year, and to Pharrell for essentially beating himself, and that…

At high-volume Grammys, a secret wedding was kept quiet – Reuters

ReutersLOS ANGELES (Reuters) – It took an idea, a casting service and dozens of people keeping a secret for organizers of music’s Grammy Awards to pull off one of Sunday’s…

Grammy Red Carpet Photos 2014: Recap Of All The Fashion During Grammys … – International Business Times

International Business TimesBut the Grammy Awards is just as much about fashion as it is about music, since the red-carpet arrivals makes a show of its own. The event is…

Lorde, Macklemore & Lewis are favorites at Grammy Awards – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWill Lorde lord over the Grammy Awards, or are Macklemore & Ryan Lewis planning a Heist of the top honors Sunday night? Both newcomer acts as well as the…

2014 Grammy Awards Red Carpet Live Stream – Watch Live Here! – Starpulse.com

Starpulse.comIt’s the music industry’s night to shine and their biggest stars are set to hit the red carpet for the 56th annual Grammy Awards. The mantra for Grammys fashion is…

MusiCares Gala: Lady Gaga, Alicia Keys, Steven Tyler Pay Tribute to Carole King – Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood ReporterThe event, emceed by Jimmy Kimmel, saw a host of A-List performers — including Sara Bareilles, Kacey Musgraves, Miguel and Jason Mraz — take the stage. Note to Carole…

Grammys ready to award year’s best music – CBC.ca

CBC.caThe Grammy Awards, dubbed “music’s biggest night” by organizers, are set for a massive celebration of the past year’s best in North American music on Sunday. Heading into the 56th…

For young performers at the Grammys, exposure could be the award – Reuters

ReutersLOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Winning a Grammy Award may be the goal on Sunday, but getting a chance to perform at the annual awards show in front of tens of…

Why We’re So Loud – SI.com

SI.comWhen you bothered to think about Seattle, you probably thought about Starbucks, grunge music and endless rain. Now these Seahawks—Pete Carroll, Russell Wilson, Richard Sherman & Co.—are making up for…

Lorde’s Not Worried About Macklemore! Singer Looks Confident Ahead Of … – Entertainmentwise

EntertainmentwiseLooks like teenager Grammy Award nominee Lorde is taking all the attention in her stride in the run up to the biggest night in music this Sunday and looked confident…

The 56th GRAMMY Awards LIVE on Channel O! – The Zimbabwe Standard

The Zimbabwe StandardOnce again Channel O is stopping at nothing to ensure that DStv and GOtv’s music fans are at the heart of the global music action with the LIVE…

Grammys: Taylor Swift, Macklemore, Daft Punk will win big – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsGrammy voters are no longer playing it safe. Having spent decades rewarding highly mainstream artists and well-established acts, the Recording Academy has now turned its focus to…

Atelier Versace Couture Spring 2014 – Women’s Wear Daily

Women’s Wear DailyGaga, who donned a black jersey gown from the collection, said she was thrilled that Versace paid homage to Jones, a music and fashion icon who has inspired…

Live in New York: Diane Birch brings classic pop songwriting to Bowery Ballroom – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsDiane Birch likes looking back. “I’m super-nostalgic,” the 30-year-old says. “I have a hard time with things that are new. I actually used to think I was…

Super Bowl Kickoff Spectacular lands at Liberty State Park – The Star-Ledger – NJ.com

The Star-Ledger – NJ.comThe NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Committee will herald Super Bowl week on Jan. 27 with a music and fireworks show in Jersey City. Goo Goo Dolls and…

Super Bowl Has NYC Restaurant Scene Ready to Score – NBC New York

NBC New York“It’s about New York City chefs, New York City music, and about experiencing the Super Bowl in New York City,” said Lonny Sweet, founder of marketing agency The…

Spotify drops time cap for non-paying members – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSpotify’s non-paying users will no longer be restricted by caps after streaming music for several hours. The social music service has eliminated time limits for users, even if they…

Oscar Nominations List For The 86th Academy Awards 2014

Actor Chris Hemsworth (Thor, The Avengers) and Academy President Cheryl Boone-Issacs have just announced the nominees in the 24 awards categories for the 86th Academy Awards. This marks a new…

‘Pay to play’ on the Web?: Net neutrality explained – CNN

CNN(CNN) — How would you like to have to pay a fee to be able to stream YouTube videos at full speed? What if you liked downloading music from, say,…

Music takes on different guises at Sundance Film Festival – Reuters

ReutersLOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Since the early days of film, music has gone hand in hand with movies, but a new crop of filmmakers is using music to explore existential…

Beats Music to launch new streaming service – NME.com

NME.comBeats Music is to launch in the US at the end of this month (January), it has been announced. The new music streaming service, which is being launched to rival…

First Take: New Beats Music may spur streaming growth – USA TODAY

USA TODAYBeats Music may cultivate – or rejuvenate – your love of recorded music. And it could also press “Play” on a new wave of evolution in streaming music. The…

Katy Perry, Sandra Bullock, ‘Glee’ poised for People’s Choice Awards – Fox News

Fox NewsSinger Katy Perry arrives at the 2010 MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles June 6, 2010. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok (UNITED STATES – Tags: ENTERTAINMENT). ADVERTISEMENT. The most popular stars in…

Black Keys, John Legend added to Super Bowl Week – USA TODAY

USA TODAYIf you’re not a sports fan, it’s entirely possible to be a part of the Super Bowl festivities without ever seeing an actual football. The music lineup during the…

Star Surveillance: Celine Dion, Ne-Yo, Kristin Chenoweth, Ryan Lochte, Alesso … – Las Vegas Sun

Star Surveillance: Celine Dion, Ne-Yo, Kristin Chenoweth, Ryan Lochte, Alesso …Las Vegas SunBe it for work or play — or a combination of both — Las Vegas topped the timetables…

Phil Everly Dead — ‘Everly Brothers’ Member Dies At Age 74 – TMZ.com

TMZ.comPhil Everly … who comprised half of one of the most successful duos in music history — The Everly Brothers — died today. Phil and Don Everly had an enormous…

Phil Everly of the Everly Brothers has died, reports say – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPhil Everly, one half of the brother vocal duo whose sibling harmonies sweetened 1960s rock music, has died. He was 74. He died Friday in Burbank of complications from…

Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez: Spotted on Segways! – The Hollywood Gossip

The Hollywood GossipEarlier this week, Justin Bieber released a special music video in which he’s seen serenading many female fans on stage. But it’s the sighting of Justin and one…