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"We're going to investigate every single one of these hypotheses, and we'll tell you what we think is the truth about it." - Jacques Cousteau in 1978 Jacques Cousteau, the world famous oceanographer and undersea explorer who invented the Aqua-Lung, dared to go where no one had gone before. He...

The Polaris Music Prize, presented by CBC Music and produced by Blue Ant Media, released its second collaboration session today. The session features historic pairing of 2015 Polaris winner Buffy Sainte-Marie and 2014 winner Tanya Tagaq working together for the first time. Their recording of Buffy’s song “You Got...

Tony Alva is the original. Elijah Berle is the modern heir of the Z-Boys legacy, moving skateboarding into the future while honoring its past. Skating an empty backyard pool they connect on a level which transcends the 30-year gap in their ages, reminding us that skateboarding, at its core,...

On February 10, Tom Petty was honored as the 2017 MusiCares Person of the Year, in recognition of his significant creative accomplishments, his career-long interest in defending artists’ rights, and the charitable work he has undertaken throughout his career. Speaking at the 27th annual MusiCares gala during GRAMMY Week,...

On May 5, Legacy Recordings (a division of Sony Music Entertainment) will release Cover Stories: Brandi Carlile Celebrates 10 Years of The Story – An Album to Benefit War Child. This historic collection features newly recorded versions of all fourteen songs from Carlile's breakthrough T Bone Burnett-produced 2007 album...

Legendary artists and long-time friends Joan Baez, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Indigo Girls Amy Ray and Emily Saliers announced that they will share the stage in a special group performance as Four Voices in June. These exclusive summer tour dates will include stops at Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium, Chicago’s Chicago...

Ride today unveil ‘Charm Assault’, their first new music in twenty years. Produced by legendary DJ, producer and remixer Erol Alkan, ‘Charm Assault’ sees Ride on classic form as driving drums, and chiming guitar lines underpin Andy Bell’s unmistakable vocals on this urgent and vital opening salvo from their...

Musician Rob Scallon proves that with the right technique, you can play any genre of music on any instrument, even if it's a sitar and metal. https://youtu.be/2Z5-ZVtJ31E

With more than half of Leg One already sold out, Pixies announce the addition of Leg Two to its 2017 North American touring schedule.  The band will kick off the second leg September 19 in New Haven, CT, and will perform in major and secondary markets over a five-week...

Following a successful run of western Canadian dates with Marianas Trench and Shawn Hook, singer-songwriter and platinum recording artist Virginia To Vegas, aka Derik Baker, revealed the first round of dates on his headlining “Utopian Tour” today. Named after the notable 2016 full-length album “Utopian” (Wax Records/Universal Music Canada),...

Two intersecting love triangles. Obsession and betrayal set against the music scene in Austin, Texas. Haley Bennett, Ryan Gosling, Natalie Portman, Michael Fassbender, Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Christian Bale, and Benicio Del Toro star in the Terrence Malick-directed film. https://youtu.be/otGbg3ZKUKo

UK Collecting society PPL has compiled a list of the most played Nirvana songs on UK TV and radio to mark what would have been frontman Kurt Cobain's 50th birthday today. "Kurt Cobain was one of the most visionary figures in music in the late 1980s and early 1990s",...

Bruce Springsteen played in Brisbane Thursday night. A teenager held up a sign that said he was missing school for the concert, and could he play Growin' Up? Springsteen called the young man up on stage to play. Fifteen-year-old Nathan Testa knew the song well enough to ask The...

This video was made with the help of large-scale robotics, projection mapping, software engineering. Bot & Dolly's technology is an integrated software/ hardware platform providing innovative control of 6-axis industrial robots, and other things I am completely at ease to say I don't understand. All the more impactful like...

Brothers Aryeh and Gil Gat turn in a superb cover version of Pink Floyd’s 1975 classic Wish You Were Here on the streets of Jerusalem. One of the band's most-loved songs, done in a style you would have never thought of. https://youtu.be/rirDOIttODM

Danish blues rock band Brothers Moving perform an acoustic cover of Cab Calloway’s classic scat hit Minnie the Moocher at New York City’s Union Square. https://youtu.be/g3AHqcinzZ4