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Monday 18th April 2011 marks the release of Heartache and Fear, the debut album from London based three-piece Tape The Radio. Produced by Jim Lowe (Stereophonics, Foo Fighters) and mixed by Alan Moulder (Depeche Mode, The Killers, My Bloody Valentine). 18.04.11 will be a momentous day for singer and songwriter Malcolm Carson. The band Tape […]

iPad, iPhone and iPod touch users are now invited to download and/or update the official Oscars App. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has unveiled the latest version of its Academy Awards® application, which reflects this year’s nominations, allows users to broadcast their own Oscar® picks, and will provide real-time Oscar Night® results. […]

Several stars of the popular TV musical drama series are to go on the road, visiting 16 cities in North America, beginning in Las Vegas on May 21. Show creator Ryan Murphy said: “The cast and I were so moved by the love and enthusiasm of our fans at last year’s concerts that we knew […]

Valentine’s Day comes early with this phenomenal version of Bobby Brown’s “Rock Wit’Cha” from Blu Kolla Dreams/Capitol recording artist Bobby V. A standout from Bobby’s upcoming album “Fly On The Wall” (March 22), the R&B star stays true to the original while offering his signature vocal prowness. Listen below as Bobby silences any critics questioning […]

Two-time Academy Award®-winning actor Tom Hanks will present at the 83rd Academy Awards ceremony, telecast producers Bruce Cohen and Don Mischer announced today. Hanks, who is a governor of the Academy, won consecutive Oscars® in 1993 and 1994 for his leading performances in “Philadelphia” and “Forrest Gump.” He also has been nominated for his leading […]

Every week Rihanna gets more than 25 million views on YouTube for her raunchy and controversial videos. Take her recent outing in S & M. The video was banned in 11 countries, got a YouTube censorship and was condemned for being too sexy for kinds. Even though the video does have ‘many’ sexual references, bananas, […]

The Black Eyed Peas Have The Time of Their Lives During Super Bowl Halftime Performance. Will.i.am, Fergie, Taboo and apl.de.ap took center stage last night in Arlington, Texas for a monumental Super Bowl Halftime show. Decked out in futuristic outfits and surrounded by enough lights to rival the sun, the Peas offered a rousing medley […]

A 6 track EP of original songs by Alex Turner from the film Submarine will be released by Domino on Tuesday the 15th of March 2011. Submarine, the debut film from Richard Ayoade, based on the novel by Joe Dunthorne, will be shown in British cinemas from the 18th of March. The movie was in […]

Photographed by Paola Kudacki, Anja Rubik shines under the sun for the Massimo Dutti Spring 2011 advertising campaign. Great pictures Anja! Good job Paola!

Coming on like a teenage Joan Jett with a drum machine, all Pulp Fiction bangs and kaleidoscopic baton swinging, Zowie is a futuristic cheerleader from planet Wow. Headed back stateside for an appearance at SXSW, she will play the New Zealand Showcase on Wednesday March 16th at Brush Square Park in Austin, TX. A whip-smart […]

British singer/songwriter Cosmo Jarvis created a buzz around his recent single “Gay Pirates.” Now available on iTunes, “Gay Pirates” is a touching look at the hardships of two lovers endured in another historical era. The video for “Gay Pirates” has received nearly 300,000 hits on YouTube, was endorsed by British television personality Stephen Fry on […]

Eighty-third Academy Awards telecast producers Bruce Cohen and Don Mischer today announced the artists who will perform the nominated songs on the Kodak Theatre stage on Oscar Night®. Gwyneth Paltrow will perform “Coming Home” from the film “Country Strong.” Original Song nominee A.R. Rahman and Florence Welch, of Florence + the Machine, will perform “If […]

Oscar®-winning actress Marisa Tomei will host the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Scientific and Technical Awards on Saturday, February 12, at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills. Tomei will present 11 awards to 23 individual recipients during the evening. Tomei won a Supporting Actress Academy Award® in 1992 for her performance in […]

The principal footage for the ‘Pump Your Little Heart’ video was shot by Director Michael Humphrey using a macro lens. Using this method, the tiniest objects are transformed into full screen images, echoing the way the personal emotions behind the song’s lyrics have been magnified into an epic melodrama. Pump Your Little Heart was produced […]

Academy Award®-nominated actress Annette Bening will be a presenter at the 83rd Academy Awards ceremony, telecast producers Bruce Cohen and Don Mischer announced today. Bening, who is an Academy governor, recently received her fourth Oscar® nomination, for her leading role in “The Kids Are All Right.”  She received her first nomination for her supporting role […]

Channeling the spirit of early Orange Juice with twist of The Style Council and the swagger of The Smiths,  San Francisco’s Magic Bullets envisage an era indebted to sardonic crooners yet craft the most joyous guitar pop you’ll hear this year,  or any year for that matter. Magic Bullets are a five piece hailing from San […]

More and more details are leaking out about the new Britney Spears album, which we have now learned is titled Femme Fatale. Britney Spears’ new album, which is her seventh studio effort, while drop on March 15, and producer and songwriter Dr. Luke has just shared some new information on Femme Fatale, which is not yet finished.

Headed to SXSW this year? If so, be sure not to miss The Holidays! The Australian 4-piece recently won the highly coveted Best Debut Album in the Australian Music Prize’s Red Bull Award. Their much-lauded full length “Post Paradise” features 10 freakishly good tracks, including this one – “Broken Bones”. In the past couple of years The Holidays have quickly established themselves in […]

Final ballots for the 83rd Academy Awards® were mailed today (February 2) to the 5,755 voting members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Completed ballots must be returned to PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) by 5 p.m. Tuesday, February 22.  Ballots received after the deadline will not be counted. Listed on the ballots are nominees […]

Amazing. No words! He might be the next Susan Boyle for all we know.. Except he’s just saying random words, they don’t even mean anything. If he shapes up there he’s a gold mine. The original post reads I don’t know how many people out there are planning on taking a taxi in Minas Gerias, […]

Taboo is a founding member of the six-time Grammy Award-winning group The Black Eyed Peas. A Mexican-American with Shoshone blood on his mother’s side, Jaime Luis Gomez defied expectations early on—first by rejecting the limitations imposed on him by society, then by staying true to his dream of becoming a star. In FALLIN’ UP: My […]

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has launched an interactive Oscar-themed sidewalk display at 1333 Broadway in New York City.  The expansive window display in midtown Manhattan features nine linked 46-inch LCD screens that literally envelop passers-by in a virtual “red carpet experience.”  As people walk past the eight-foot high wall of LCD […]

EMMY-winning and GRAMMY-nominated composer Jonathan Elias met Sting and Trudie Styler in 2006. Five years later they come together once again to support an urgent cause: bringing to light the intense social and moral implications of nuclear weapons. “Sting, Trudie and I produced Guide to Recognizing Your Saints together back in 2006 and remained friends […]