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APB: New Gorillaz Song Machine Track Dropped Today With a Video for the Canon Fans [Spoiler Alert] [Video]

**Disclaimer: this article contains a spoiler about the end of the new Song Machine video from Gorillaz, so watch it before you read!** So far in the Song Machine series, the videos have been themed around studio work and blending the Gorillaz characters with the real band and recording process. In both the first and...

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Concerts After Coronavirus: What happens to an industry built on large gatherings?

  So fun is cancelled for a while… Gatherings are banned which means the live music industry is closed for business and we’re all missing that luxury we took for granted, going to check out a show. Now thousands of musicians, professional and otherwise, have taken to their bathrooms and kitchens as a sort of...

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Vancouver Artist Colin Everall Releases Instrumental Piano Versions of 3 Full Tool Albums on Youtube

Vancouver Artist Colin Everall Releases Instrumental Piano Versions of 3 Full Tool Albums on Youtube The band’s classics “Ænima”, “Lateralus” and “10,000 Days” are performed in full. We last caught up with Vancouver-based artist & musician Colin Everall (@colin.everall) shortly after he’d taken on the daunting task of arranging and performing ‘the sacred triad’ of...

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#Bloomerangs “Moments and Fragments” Album Is A Passionate Journey Through Multi-Dimensional Jazz

#Bloomerangs “Moments and Fragments” Album Is A Passionate Journey Through Multi-Dimensional Jazz The Jazz Collective’s New Album Is Out March 27, 2020 via Instru Dash Mental Records Instru Dash Mental Records presents “Moments and Fragments” (order on Amazon here), the sophomore LP from music collective #Bloomerangs. The playlist features original music from its members, and...

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Chicago Nu Pop Soul Artist Ava Cherry Channels Resilience Enough For Us All On New “Testify Love” Single

Chicago Nu Pop Soul Artist Ava Cherry Channels Resilience Enough For Us All On New “Testify Love” Single Established Chicago-based pop/soul/dance songstress Ava Cherry has been making music for 5 decades, having released several solo albums and worked with everyone from Curtis Mayfield and Luther Vandross to Ziggy Stardust himself (she’s featured heavily on Bowie’s...

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Lockdown Get-Down: Check Out All the Art, Music and Other Stuff You Can Do This Weekend

[metaslider id=13809]For many of us who have been self-isolating and now may be on mandatory quarantine, it’s been the ultimate Netflix and chill marathon. But even watching all the seasons of Friends in a row and contributing to the baby boom that will inevitably happen this December can get boring. Despite being one of the hardest...

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Who’s In a Bunker? An IMP Playlist for a Pandemic

We’ve all got one thing on our minds right now and whether your thoughts are on the life-threatening potential of the coronavirus or the economic devastation it is about to wreak or the thousand other correlated effects we’re going to experience; disease, death and global change are surging through the collective consciousness. Artists have always...

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Adult Contemporary Pop Rock Artist Rob Alexander Shares His 3 Most Essential Elton John Albums

Adult Contemporary Pop Rock Artist Rob Alexander Shares His 3 Most Essential Elton John Albums Floridian adult contemporary pop rock singer songwriter Rob Alexander‘s signature sound is warm and uniquely heartfelt, with a booming baritone over piano-driven melodies. Rob’s sound is influenced heavily by his musical heroes. Here we dive into the catalog of Sir...

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Fans of Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross Will Love X.U.L and His Dark, Ambient “Void” Album

Fans of Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross Will Love X.U.L and His Dark, Ambient “Void” Album So who is X.U.L? X.U.L is Gašper Selko, a multi-instrumentalist musician, producer and artist. His approach to sound is decidedly individualistic and open to experimentation. Music is intended to be an experience to all who enter X.U.L’s terrain. What...

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Gorillaz New ‘Song Machine’ Series Merges Worlds and It’s Not Fair [Videos]

It was a hard blow for Gorillaz fans to sustain when, after their last album The Now Now, the creators of the wildly popular Gorillaz said there would likely not be any more releases from the cartoon band for ten years. We all hoped it was a bluff, and luckily it was. Enter: Song Machine. Gorillaz wouldn’t be...

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