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Kanye West showered with boos following 20-minute rant in London + MORE

Photo by Ben Kaye This weekend, Kanye West headlines not one, but two nights of the UK-based Wireless Festival, filling in as a last-minute replacement for Drake, who canceled due to illness. However, Kanye didn’t receive much of a hero’s welcome when he took the stage in London on .... More »
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Suede post teaser for their seventh studio album on Twitter + MORE

Suede look set to release their seventh studio album after a teaser was posted on social media. The band, who release their comeback record Bloodsports in 2013 after originally splitting back in 2003, posted a 20-second teaser on their official Twitter account complete with the hashtag #Suede7. Sued.... More »
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The Maccabees announce warm-up show and give LP info on Twitter + MORE

The Maccabees have announced a warm-up show and revealed that their 4th album is nearly finished The indie rockers took to their official Twitter account to reveal that they would be playing Liverpool’s O2 Academy on November 17th in preparation for their tour supporting Kasabian. One tweet al.... More »
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REVIEW: Bonnie “Prince” Billy – “Mindlessness” / “Blindlessness” + MORE

The third single from Bonnie “Prince” Billy’s Singer’s Grave A Sea of Tongues, out on Drag City and available on iTunes this week, is a deceptive study in mirrors and reverse images, of expectations from performers, and of dialogues both spoken and unspoken. It also happens to be one of the .... More »
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Alcantara’s 10th inning hit gives Cubs dramatic win — first place in Central + MORE

Arismendy Alcantara drove a one-out single to center through a drawn-in infield off right-hander Burke Badenhop in the bottom of the 10th inning Monday night to lift the Cubs to a 7-6 victory over the Cincinnati Reds. The Cubs second dramatic, final-inning victory in as many days, put them in sole p.... More »

Last Lynx – Lacuna: New music

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Last Lynx – Lacuna: New musicFans of cute animated characters may not find too much joy in the new video for Swedish indie-poppers Last Lynx’s new single Reading on mobile? Click here to watch Lacuna is one of those songs with a fancy title that’s never mentioned in the song itself. But as Swedish five-piece Last Lynx’s lyricist Fredric Lindblom explains, it’s at the core of the song’s wistful lyrics: “Lacuna is about friendship, or love, or both…

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In the spring of 2013, Daptone Records announced an August release date for Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings’ Give the People What They Want. Shortly afterward, plans were put on hold when Jones was diagnosed with cancer. Following a successful operation and ongoing treatment—the singer’s chemotherapy was slated to conclude at the year’s end—the group announced that they would…

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Wacky folk duo Loves It draws deep from a wild variety of genres for their second album and demonstrate an incredibly broad emotional palette to boot.

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‘Voice’ alum Judith Hill, who sang with Michael Jackson and Stevie Wonder, shares ‘magical moments’ with MTV News.

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Bob Weir and RatDog will perform on two nights at the second annual Lockn’ Festival at the Oak Ridge Farm in Arrington, VA. The festival–which is set to take place September 4-7–has also confirmed appearances by The Allman Brothers Band, Phil Lesh and Friends (two nights) and Widespread Panic (two nights)…

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Album sales fall to lowest ever in USWeek ending 12 January produces only 4.25m sales across America – the poorest return since records began in 1991Album fans, get the tissues out: weekly US sales figures have dipped to their lowest level since Nielsen SoundScan first began logging music sales, in 1991. During the week ending Sunday 12 January, only 4…

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‘American Hustle’ and ’12 Years a Slave’ compete in 13 categories.

By MTV News staff

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James Blake – “40455″

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James Blake – “40455″James Blake did not end up interviewing Burial during his BBC Radio 1 residency tonight, but he did debut a Harmonimix remix of Beyoncé’s “Drunk In Love” and a new song, “40455,” that you can hear below.Read More…

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Features: Deftones: New album, Big Day Out and ErosFL talks to Deftones bassist Sergio Vega about Big Day Out, new recording sessions and replacing Chi Cheng.

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Karen O, U2 and Pharrell nominated for OscarsPharrell follows his No 1 single Happy with an Oscars nomination, while Win Butler and Owen Pallett are up for Best Original Score • Oscars 2014: full list of nominationsU2, Pharrell Williams and Karen O are all in the runnings for this year’s Oscars.Yeah Yeah Yeah’s Karen O is nominated in the Best Song catergory for The Moon Song, a song she wrote with Spike Jonze for his film Her…

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Placebo have announced they’ll be playing a couple of sideshows when they’re here for the Soundwave festival next month.

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Urban says daughters may be singers

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KEITH Urban reckons he and Nicole Kidman may have two little country music stars in the making in daughters Sunday and Faith.

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T-Pain Performs “Up Down (Do This All Day)” on ‘The Arsenio Hall Show
T-Pain paid a visit to The Arsenio Hall Show on Thursday night. With his current single “Up Down (Do This All Day)” smashing clubs worldwide, the singer-songwriter performed the song with dancers in tow while showing off his own slick moves. Sitting down with Arsenio, T-Pain explained to viewers what auto-tune is, sang acapella to show his natural vocals, and touched on the subject of group sex…

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