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20 books written by or about women musicians to add to your reading list

When searching a bookstore for music memoirs, it’s likely that the shelves are packed with men such as Kurt Cobain, Johnny Cash and Keith...
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10 times musicians designed their own album cover art

We may be taught not to judge books by their covers, but are we always so kind to albums? In a sea of iconic...
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15 bands who are crucial to the history of noise music

When it initially blasted into the world from New York’s Lower East Side almost concurrently with punk in 1977, it was dubbed no wave....
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15 essential post-punk bands who represent the evolution of the genre

Post-punk had to happen. Punk rock opened all this space for people to make exactly the kind of art or culture that the disenfranchised...
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Hear Lights spread holiday cheer with this laid-back “Deck The Halls” cover

Lights is spreading some holiday cheer this year in the form of her new "Deck The Halls" cover. This week, she debuted a laid-back reimagination...
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John Lennon’s killer Mark David Chapman has parole rejected for 11th time

Mark David Chapman, the man who murdered John Lennon in 1980, has been denied parole for the 11th time. Chapman is currently serving a 20...

Bleachers (Fun.’s Jack Antonoff) unveil debut single, tour dates, announce Yoko Ono collaboration

Fun.'s Jack Antonoff has unveiled a brand new solo/side project, Bleachers, complete with a debut single, "I Wanna Get Better," and a handful of tour dates. Additionally,...

The Flaming Lips – The Flaming Lips And Heady Fwends

The Flaming Lips The Flaming Lips And Heady Fwends As if the word “Fwends” wasn’t enough of an indication, the first song on The Flaming Lips...