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The Incredible Magpie Band - ‘Introducing’ (album stream) (Premiere)

The Incredible Magpie Band sound like true cadets of Sgt. Pepper on their '60s UK pop-indebted debut, Introducing.

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Arcade Fire’s Will Butler Takes to a Black Cab to Play “Madonna” (video)

Space is tight in the back of the Black Cab Sessions, but that doesn't stop Will Butler from delivering a spirited version of his tune "Madonna".

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Colin Hay - “Mr. Grogan” (video) (Premiere)

Watch an exclusive performance and video chat with Colin Hay about his tune "Mr. Grogan", from his recently released LP Next Year People.

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4 May 2015 // 1:29 PM

Remembering Orson Welles at 100

Forgive Orson Welles his excesses from steaks and milkshakes to impossible dreams and wish him a happy birthday wherever he is.

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Mumford & Sons Returns with ‘Wilder Mind’ and a New Balance

Belief is big in the world of Mumford & Sons.

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Watch the Trailer for Terrence Malick’s ‘Knight of Cups’ (video)

Legendary auteur Terrence Malick is following up his 2012 picture To the Wonder with an equally philosophical followup, the Los Angeles tone poem Knight of Cups.

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David Mamet to Adapt ‘Speed-the-Plow’ for the Cinema

Pulitzer-prize winning chronicler of American macho David Mamet is adapting his 1988 play Speed-the-Plow for a full-length feature film.

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4 May 2015 // 8:39 AM

At 73, David Crosby Isn’t Slowing Down

David Crosby always has been the colorful one in CSN — the eternal hippie with the droopy mustache who did jail time for drug possession, received a liver transplant and was a sperm donor for Melissa Etheridge’s wife.

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‘Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck’ Achieves a Kind of Heightened Truth

Sheila Nevins, president of HBO Documentary Films, called the production “the most unusual biopicture I’ve been involved in”.

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Elbow - “What Time Do You Call This?” (audio)

In a special contribution for the soundtrack to the romantic comedy Man Up, the Manchester group Elbow have recorded the tune "What Time Do You Call This?", which recalls the orchestral grandeur and optimism of their megahit "One Day Like This".

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"Island of Lemurs: Madagascar" Is Cute but Spooky

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"This flick is a superficial but eye-popping survey for armchair nature tourists.

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