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Is Kanye West as confident as he makes out? Were The Beatles really that happy? The Superfi blog used IBM's revolutionary 'Watson' software to analyse thousands of songs across a huge amount of the world's most popular artists - from Elvis to Adele, and from Nirvana to Ariana Grande....

In 1977, William Forsche recorded the sound of himself, his mom and other theatregoers reacting to the destruction of the Death Star in the Star Wars: A New Hope. YouTuber Homer Thompson synced the sound with the scene. Perfect. https://youtu.be/PzRveOGMflo

The 2008 Davis Guggenheim documentary It Might Get Loud, is a fine piece of work on the electric guitar from the point of view of three significant rock musicians: the Edge, Jimmy Page and Jack White. Here, Jack explains how he got that memorable chord of The White Stripes'...

Gorillaz returns after six years with the apocalyptic "Hallelujah Money" video, the first taste of their new record which is coming later this year. The band has issued this song on the eve of the Inauguration of President-Elect Donald Trump to serve as commentary on a politically-charged, historical moment. https://youtu.be/CDUrpPvU1_4

In honor of the cozy season, Nick Offerman reads a heartfelt poem dedicated to firewood. https://youtu.be/cmIyVotzXiE

A great look into the comedic work of Louis CK, and anyone can learn from this on how to be a better speaker and conversationalist. https://youtu.be/ufdvYrTeTuU

Iron Maiden’s hugely successful The Book Of Souls World Tour will return to North America for an extensive series of arena and amphitheater shows in summer 2017. The mammoth tour opened in Florida last February playing fourteen sold-out shows in the U.S.A and Canada along with a further 58...

Animated group Prozzäk are ready to blow the roof off of 2017 with their upcoming Canadian "Forever 1999" tour. The 90's duo, Simon & Milo, known for their ear worm hits Sucks To Be You and Strange Disease, spent much of 2016  cryogenically frozen, in preparation for one of their biggest years since the 90's. The...

CANADIAN MUSIC WEEK announces the next wave of artists for the 2017 edition of the festival. Newly added performers include double platinum rock icon MELISSA ETHERIDGE, Toronto's indie-rock mainstays HOLLERADO, along with the city's critically acclaimed rising stars CHARLOTTE DAY WILSON, WEAVES and GREYS, Montreal's electronic-punk outfit DUCHESS SAYS, and the new psychedelic-jazz collaboration from composer / producer Toro Y Moi, CHAZ BUNDICK MEETS MATTSON...

 When it comes to entertainment, one thing that many people love to do is attend live events. For music lovers, attending concerts from their favourite bands and artists provides a thrill like no other. No matter what genre of music you are into – rock, pop, classical, indie, or...

ONE OK ROCK are a fairly huge band in Japan, selling over a million copies of their albums. They like to do things a bit bigger than most, like bringing this 1000-strong kid choir with them onstage. https://youtu.be/3gyZQtreXlg

James Corden and Kate Hudson push their dance ability and fitness to the limit in a class taught by toddlers, where students must mimic the instructors' moves. https://youtu.be/QqdR6NBhUYU

Canada’s hunt for the next big musical act is back. And I'm honoured to be one of the judges. CBC Music’s annual contest, Searchlight 2017, is officially open to submissions. To enter, applicants must submit a video of themselves performing one original song, as well as one high-quality MP3, before...

Investment by new digital services like Spotify, Sky, Amazon, Apple Music and Google has resulted in sales of music, video and games running £1bn ahead of where they were just four years ago, according to data compiled by the Entertainment Retailers Association (ERA). Preliminary figures from ERA indicate that...

The Harrison family is proud to announce the release of George Harrison - The Vinyl Collection (UMe) box set featuring all of George Harrison's solo studio albums in one collection for the first time. The vinyl box set includes all twelve of George's studio albums with exact replicas of the...

Comic-Con HQ has provided us with a great clip from an upcoming episode of Mark Hamill's Pop Culture Quest. In the clip he reunites with his original prop lightsaber from Return of the Jedi. https://youtu.be/7adP0f6zgR4