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The Cure Announces New Album and Next Round of ‘Trilogy’ Shows for 2014

It will be the third such ‘Trilogy’ trek for the Cure, with the band having played albums ‘Three Imaginary Boys,’ ‘Seventeen Seconds’ and ‘Faith’ on tour in 2011.

02/03/2014

Robert Smith of The Cure (Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Lollapalooza 2013, Sunday: The Cure Brings The Hits, Phoenix Brings The Party

For Lollapalooza’s final night, The Cure wasn’t interested in chitchat. Robert Smith knows that you want him to just shut up and sing, and that’s what he did. Phoenix on the other hand…

08/05/2013

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Top 10 Alternative Cover Songs

Presenting: Ten alt-rock songs that come real close (and often do) usurp the power of their source material.

07/25/2013

Sara Gilbert & Linda Perry. (Jason Merritt/Getty Images for GLAAD)

Songwriter Linda Perry Proposes To Sara Gilbert With Musical Flash Mob

Linda Perry, the songwriter and producer behind chart toppers like Christina Aguilera’s “Beautiful,” is a pro at delivering hits. So when she proposed to girlfriend Sara Gilbert, co-host of CBS’s The Talk, a musical flash mob was the only way to go.

04/09/2013

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Perry Farrell On Lollapalooza Lineup Leak: ‘It’s Been A Thorn In Our Side’

With yesterday’s official announcement of this year’s Lollapalooza lineup, the festival’s founder Perry Farrell called in to Chicago radio station WXRT from Lollapalooza Brazil to discuss the lineup, as well as frustrations with it being leaked a week early.

04/02/2013

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Lollapalooza Announces 2013 Line-Up: The Cure, Nine Inch Nails, Mumford & Sons, The Killers Top Bill

This year’s festival features a slew of A-list acts, including Phoenix, the Postal Service, Tegan and Sara, Kendrick Lamar Major Lazer, Vampire Weekend and Queens of the Stone Age. But Lolla founder Perry Farrell is most excited for the Cure.

04/01/2013

Robert Smith of The Cure. (TORKIL ADSERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Leaked Lollapalooza Poster Lists NIN, The Cure As Headliners

Are Nine Inch Nails and The Cure going to be at Lollapalooza? A leaked photo of this year’s poster says they will be, along with Mumford & Sons, The Postal Service and more.

03/28/2013

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Daft Punk Revives The Great Rock Album TV Ad

During the March 2 episode of Saturday Night Live, Daft Punk shocked the music world by airing a new 15-second TV commercial, reviving the long-lost art of the album release TV commercial.

03/06/2013