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Happy Friday, truthseekers. https://youtu.be/dEmW4uA1b7w

The BBC has released a preview for their Across the Line At 30 documentary that will feature appearances from U2's Adam Clayton, David Gray, Gary Lightbody and Hot Press' Niall Stokes. Across the Line at 30 charts the history of the long-running music show which has championed new music in Northern Ireland...

It's officially official: the Jesus and Mary Chain have announced their first album in 18 years. Damage and Joy will be released on March 24, and the group unveiled new song "Amputation," the first single off Damage and Joy. Listen here. The record marks the group's first since 1998's Munki...

James Gordon and Madonna go for a drive through New York City singing classics from her epic catalog of music, and James learns about Madonna's relationship with Michael Jackson. https://youtu.be/Sx2PfL2ekTY

Apple has unveiled its Best of 2016 lists, celebrating the best and most downloaded apps, music, movies, TV shows, books and podcasts across the App Store, iTunes and iBooks. On Apple Music, Drake dominates the top song and album spots with “One Dance” and Views, respectively, while the Hamilton soundtrack...

Following yesterday’s Best Alternative Music Album GRAMMY Award nomination for The Hope Six Demolition Project (Vagrant), PJ Harvey will embark on her most extensive North American headline tour in more than ten years. Featuring the 10-piece band that accompanied her on this year’s four sold out and critically lauded...

Who's sold more CDs than any other artist in 2016? No, it's not Adele. Or Drake. Or The Weeknd: it's Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, who's sold more than 1.25 million CDs as part of what's been called the largest box set of all time: a 200-disc collection of the composer's...

Vinyl’s triumph was announced by figures provided by the Entertainment Retailers Association (ERA), which revealed that more money had been spent on vinyl albums than on digital albums downloads last week. As The Vinyl Factory reports, ERA have provided figures that show that, in week 48 of 2016, £2.4m was...

New research has found that listening to music in low-quality digital formats can dampened its emotional impact. According to a study by the Audio Engineering Library, MP3s can have a distinct effect on the “timbral and emotional characteristics” of the instruments involved. Researchers compared responses to compressed and uncompressed music over...

The filmmakers at Corridor Digital have created a movie-like trailer using the lyrics of the iconic Queen song Bohemian Rhapsody. This is a remarkable achievement in itself! https://youtu.be/PJO7bcRVPvI

Mondo has created an amazing two-sided slip mat for decorating your turntables of everyone's favorite web-slinger: Spider-Man! The superhero slip mat, which features “two classic forms of Spidey’s logo,” is currently available to pre-order and scheduled to ship in January 2017.

The nominees for the 59th Grammy Awards were announced a few minutes ago. Beyoncé leads all artists with 9 nominations, followed by Drake, Rihanna and Kanye West with 8 each. Here are the nominees in the whopping 84 categories, with a small majority of them to be announced live on...

Loton Corp's LiveXLive subsidiary has entered into an agreement with KAOS Connect and Screenvision Media to exhibit its "Best of the Fest" music festival series, showcasing LiveXLive's produced and curated content from leading music artists and labels. "Best of the Fest" will roll-out in 2017 to select theaters within...

Stingray today launched the Stingray Music online music player; available free to everyone with a subscription to a provider that carries Stingray Music. A complement to the popular Stingray Music mobile app, the music player offers unlimited ad-free streaming of the same channel lineup offered on televion. In addition, Stingray...

Jack White's Third Man Books and Third Man Records are grateful and excited to announce a new collaborative project in support of The Defenders of the Water School at Standing Rock (Mní Wičhóni Nakíčižiŋ Owáyawa), with plans to publish the activist students' work in the public forum and to...

The resurgent Guns N' Roses and their massively successful Not In This Lifetime Tour continue to show no signs of slowing down as the legendary band storms into 2017 with more than 30 stadium shows lined up across Europe and North America.  Starting on 27 May 2017 at Dublin’s...