Archive for the ‘music industry’ Category

Sep
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Aerosmith’s, Joe Perry talks ‘Sons of Guns,’ classic firearms, defending the Second Amendment

(By  Pop Tarts) Aerosmith leader Joe Perry fulfilled a life-long dream when he appeared on Discovery Channel’s hit series “Sons of Guns” this week, joining Will Hayden and his team of gunsmiths to restore and repair an antique, black powder Lyle cannon owned by the rock legend.

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Feb
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Whitney Houston Dies at 48

(CNN) By Ashley Hayes– As the the music industry prepared to pay tribute to Whitney Houston at the Grammy Awards Sunday night, the world awaited answers about the last moments of the pop superstar’s life.

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Jan
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Rihanna crowned best-selling digital artist of all time

(Music-mix-com) by ~ How does one sell nearly 50 million downloads in six years? By releasing nearly 50 million singles in six years.

Hyperbole aside, Nielsen Soundscan revealed that Rihanna is now the top-selling digital artist of all time (time here being about as old as the iTunes Store), having moved 47.5 million digital tracks since her 2005 debut.

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Jan
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Demi Lovato Reveals Contentious Relationship With Miley Cyrus: Our Fights Are ‘Brutal’

(FoxNews.com) By — Former Disney tween star Demi Lovato confessed that she has a love/hate relationship with fellow former mouser Miley Cyrus.

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Dec
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The Miley Cyrus Conundrum: Train Wreck in Training, or Typical Teen?

(Foxnews.com) By — There are two current schools of thought on former tween queen Miley Cyrus.One has her as the next Lindsay Lohan-type young Hollywood train wreck. The other paints her as simply a teenager doing teenager-y things.

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Nov
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Miley Cyrus: Don’t call me fat!

By HLNtv.com— Miley Cyrus is at war with critics who are slamming the teen for her curves.

After Miley, 18, found out her more womanly figure was the subject of some bad weight jokes and unflattering videos on YouTube, she lashed out on Twitter.

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Oct
5

GOO GOO DOLLS HEADLINE NFL’S ENTERTAINMENT LINE-UP IN LONDON ON OCTOBER 23rd

October 12, 2011 – Burbank, CA –The Goo Goo Dolls will be performing the pregame show at the NFL’s Pepsi Max International Series game at London’s Wembley Stadium on Sunday, October 23rd. Due to the routing of the performance date, the band will be rescheduling two Continue Reading…

Aug
1

The Dirty Heads co-headline tour…

They’ll be celebrating the September release of the third single, “Believe,” from their ANY PORT IN A STORM debut album with a co-headlining tour with Gym Class Heroes, which will include their own headlining shows along the way.
The ticket pre-sale will begin on Thursday, August 18, and public on-sales will take place on Friday, August 19 and Saturday, August 20, with the date varying by city.  In addition to general tickets, THE DIRTY HEADS will offer their fans a VIP “Believe” Meet & Greet Package, which will include one General Admission ticket, one Continue Reading…
Aug
2

5FDP takes the cover of Revolver

HARD-ROCK AND HEAVY-METAL MUSICIANS “SALUTE THE TROOPS” in the new issue of REVOLVER magazine, available everywhere on August 16 in anticipation of the 10-year anniversary of the 9-11 tragedy. Inside, cover stars FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH talk about how their 2010 trip to the Middle East to play for U.S. troops helped bring them closer together. 5FDP’s highly-anticipated third album is set for release on October 11th, 2011.

FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH’s new hit single, ‘UNDER AND OVER IT,” made an immediate impact in its first week with 31,018 singles sold, making it one of the biggest single debuts from a hard rock/ metal artist in the last five years. During its first week, the track was the most-added song on the Active Rock Radio charts Continue Reading…

Aug
1

Evolove takes the Hollywood Music Cover

The L.A .based alt rock Evolove in their relatively short history have already scored major national exposure and success.   Their new EP Breaking Heartstrings drops on August 9th and will be supported by a ridiculous North American touring schedule.  Here’s what Evolove vocalist Lucy Levinsohn had to say about life, love, music and what the heck a palindrome is:

How did the palindrome name for the band come about?  Who came up with the idea?

Lucy Levinsohn:  That would be me.  I had another band before this and that band had a really long name and I just felt like, “If I have another band the next band will have a really short name.”  which might not be the greatest thing to base your band name off of…but you Continue Reading…