A lot of rather big names — including Beck himself — will be recording their takes of the songs for an audio version of Song Reader.
Global Citizen Festival Headliners: Jay Z, Tiësto, fun. Carrie Underwood and More to Play Central Park
The third annual Global Citizen Festival will take place in New York City on Saturday, Sept. 27 and will feature a star-studded lineup featuring artists across several genres including hip-hop, rock, country and EDM. Jay Z, No Doubt, fun., Carrie Underwood, the Roots and Tiësto are all on the bill. The concert’s stated aim is to eliminate extreme poverty by 2030.
Last night, fun. unleashed what will no doubt be another huge hit for the band, following their 2012 album Some Nights. On The Tonight Show, Nate Reuss led the band their debut performance of “Harsh Lights,” a power ballad in the same vein and Reuss and Pink’s bent-not-broken duet “Just Give Me A Reason.”
The ability to make you either weep or dance, maybe even experience the two simultaneously, was what the fun. guitarist was going for with his song, “I Wanna Get Better,” the debut single off his upcoming release under the name Bleachers.
Spending much of his time off from music playing golf, the fun. frontman is ready to get back in the studio and record a new full-length.
When Twitter first launched on March 21, 2006, no one really thought about their first tweet and what it would mean, historically speaking. Least of all musicians.
He told us he has been working with Vince Clarke, of early Depeche Mode and Yaz fame, as well as John Hill, who known for his work with Phantogram, Santigold and M.I.A.
With Antonoff accustomed to hearing himself on the airwaves, his earliest memory of hearing one of his own songs on the radio stretched all the way back to his teenage years.
The Irish band won for their song “Ordinary Love,” their first song in three years, from the Nelson Mandela biopic, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.
The track, “Sweeter than Fiction” recalls the ’80s with its synth-heavy beats and Swift’s radio friendly vocals that tell a tale of triumph that recalls, in part, the storyline of “Mean.”
Eminem revealed the tracklist for his upcoming album, ‘The Marshall Mathers LP 2′ and it seems Em isn’t the only star featured on his follow-up to 2010’s ‘Recovery.’
27th Annual Bridge School Benefit Concert Lineup: CSNY, Queens of the Stone Age, My Morning Jacket & More…
The 28th annual benefit This is CSNY’s first show since their 2006 ‘Freedom Of Speech’ Tour
Tegan and Sara Talk Intelligent Pop, Touring With fun. & Being Macklemore’s ‘Two Little Gay Friends’
Along with their recent success, the duo discussed touring with their pals in fun., the importance of having artistic freedom and what Macklemore’s “Same Love” means to them.
Before the making of her fourth album, Bareilles was given a book about the cosmos that led her in a brand new, maybe even weirder, direction.
“I’m also absolutely smitten with ‘I Love It’ by Icona Pop,” she said. “It’s the way reckless abandon sounds in my head. I play it right before I go onstage.”
The 12th annual ‘Austin City Limits Music Festival’ will feature acts from a variety of genres and eras, as part of its first-ever two-weekend run this October.