By Hayden Wright U2’s hotly anticipated Songs of Experience drops in December and the band are hard at work promoting “You’re the Best Thing About Me,” its lead single. Today, the band released an acoustic version of the song. Related: U2 Send Love Letter to NYC in ‘You’re the Best Thing About Me’ Video During a recent Tonight…
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Michael McDonald releases his new album today (Friday). Wide Open is a collection of demos and originals he began recording back in the days of his highly successful Motown covers project. Unlike the keyboard-driven songs such as “What a Fool Believes” and “Real Love” that became his signature, most of Wide Open was created on guitar.
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Presumably the first single off the Icelandic artist’s Vulnicura follow-up.
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According to his official website, Walter Becker, the co-founder of Steely Danalong with Donald Fagen, died today (Sunday) at the age of 67.
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By Scott T. Sterling Even after 50 years together as a band, drummer Mick Fleetwood says a “farewell” tour is just not in the cards for Fleetwood Mac. The issue came up during a recent Rolling Stone interview, where Fleetwood was reminded of singer Christine McVie’s hints that the band’s upcoming tour would be of…
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It was only a matter of time before the relaxed rock side of The Killers’ upcoming fifth album came to light. The title track, Wonderful Wonderful, was released last Friday and sees them move away from the fast pace of their previous single, Run For Cover. From funk, to driving rock and now something a little bit slower, […]
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