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Tuesday, April 21 2015

Aretha Franklin Still Getting a Ton of ‘Respect’ at Age 73

The title that might be the most important is the one that has stuck with her most of her career, and always will: Queen of Soul.


Fans Get Early Glimpse of ‘Star Wars’ Video Game

Want to play with lightsabers? Those are here. Want to shoot a blaster like Han Solo? You can do that. Want to pilot an X-Wing? Of course that’s a possibility.


Alabama Shakes Steps Out with Color and Confidence

Rather than stick with what’s familiar and known, and risk repeating themselves, the Shakes have taken the opportunity to leave home, and explore.


At ‘Star Wars’ Convention, 60,000 Celebrate Everything From Luke to Lord Vader

Star Wars Town was a quirky place, and if you stayed long enough, the world itself started to look like Star Wars.


Courtney Barnett - “Dead Fox” (video)

The charming Australian singer/songwriter Courtney Barnett brings her unique brand of social commentary to the Black Cab Sessions with the tune "Dead Fox".


Kelis - “Feeling Good (Live From the Brighton Dome)” (video)

In tribute to the late, great Nina Simone, the American singer-songwriter Kelis belts the classic "Feeling Good" in this live capture from the Brighton Dome in the UK.


John Lennon’s Studio Discography to Receive Deluxe Box Set Treatment

All of John Lennon's eight studio records will be released this summer as a 9LP box set called Lennon.


Royal Canoe - “Birthday (CD Baby Artist Sessions)” (video) (Premiere)

The subtly funky indie pop of Royal Canoe comes to life in Portland, Oregon's Type Foundry Studio for this performance of "Birthday".


Monday, April 20 2015

Django Django - “Beginning to Fade” (video)

The billowy vocal harmonies and psychedelic visuals of Django Django's "Beginning to Fade" is an ideal aural and visual complement to 4/20, this highest of holidays.


Jonah Parzen-Johnson - “If You Can’t Sleep, Just Shut Your Eyes (Adam Schatz Remix)” (Premiere)

Adam Schatz (of Landlady and Father Figures fame) takes on a tune by experimental saxophonist Jonah Parzen-Johnson in this mind-warping remix.


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