Journey Keyboardist Jonathan Cain’s New Memoir: 10 Things We Learned
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Journey keyboardist Jonathan Cain first got the idea for his book Don’t Stop Believin’: The Man, the Band, and the Song That Inspired Generations (in stores May 1st) while traveling This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Journey Keyboardist Jonathan Cain’s New Memoir: 10 Things We...

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Thursday, 26 April 2018
Stephen Colbert Breaks Down Kanye West’s ‘Total Bro-Fest’ With President Trump
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Stephen Colbert delved into Kanye West fledgling bromance with President Donald Trump on This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Stephen Colbert Breaks Down Kanye West’s ‘Total Bro-Fest’ With President...

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Thursday, 26 April 2018
See Samantha Bee Consult ‘Scumbag Expert’ Preet Bharara in ‘Panic Fort’
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Samantha Bee, disoriented from “Clockwork Orange-ing” cable news stories about Donald Trump’s whirlwind presidency, escaped to her “panic fort” to speak with a true expert, attorney Preet Bharara, on Wednesday’s Full Frontal. Bharara, This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: See Samantha Bee Consult ‘Scumbag Expert’ Preet Bharara in ‘Panic...

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Thursday, 26 April 2018
Hear Hank 3 Recast ‘Country Heroes’ for New DevilDriver Outlaw Country Album
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Hank Williams III’s 2006 album Straight to Hell was one of the best country albums of the Aughts, an aggressive, defiantly country record, propelled by the grandson of Hank Williams’ punk sneer and reckless playing. “Country Heroes” was the centerpiece, a woozy, boozy ballad about finding solace in both the bottle and the songs of Jones, Coe, Haggard, Jennings, Cash and, of course, This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Hear Hank 3 Recast ‘Country Heroes’ for New DevilDriver Outlaw Country...

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Thursday, 26 April 2018
‘Disobedience’ Review: Forbidden-Love Romance Is Scorching – and Feast For Its Stars
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Yes, everyone’s set to watch the Avengers chase evil to infinity and beyond this weekend. But you might want to check out Disobedience – a gorgeously acted, written and directed spellbinder set so far outside the Marvel universe that it thinks the problems of real people are far more compelling than a superhero mash-up. Ronit (Rachel Weisz, who also produced) is a British expat This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: ‘Disobedience’ Review: Forbidden-Love Romance Is Scorching – and Feast For...

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Thursday, 26 April 2018
Janelle Monáe Frees Herself
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Janelle Monáe is crying in her spacesuit. It’s early April in Atlanta, and she’s in one of the basement studios of her Wondaland Records headquarters, surrounded by computer monitors and TV screens, one of them running a screensaver that displays images of her heroes: Prince, Martin Luther King Jr., Pam Grier, Tina Turner, Lupita Nyong’o, David Bowie. She’s about to reveal, for the first time, This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Janelle Monáe Frees...

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Thursday, 26 April 2018
Booker T. Jones’ New Memoir to Be Released This Fall
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Multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and producer Booker T. Jones will be releasing his long-awaited memoir this fall. The leader of the Stax Records house band and Memphis soul legend’s as-yet-untitled tome is projected for release this fall via Little, Brown and Company. An audiobook version This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Booker T. Jones’ New Memoir to Be Released This...

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Thursday, 26 April 2018
Meek Mill: ‘I Don’t Feel Free’ After Release from Prison on Bail
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Two weeks after Meek Mill spoke with Lester Holt from prison, he returned to NBC Nightly News for a second interview. Only this time, he was a free man: On Tuesday, the This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Meek Mill: ‘I Don’t Feel Free’ After Release from Prison on...

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Thursday, 26 April 2018
Hear Kacey Musgraves, Elton John Talk Harry Styles, U.K. Country Music
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Kacey Musgraves joined global music icon Elton John for an episode of his Apple Music Beats 1 radio show Elton John’s Rocket Hour, where the theme, show after show, continues to be “music you know, music you don’t know, and music you should know.” During their conversation, the pair discussed lyrics the musician finds impossible to write to, the state of country music in his This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Hear Kacey Musgraves, Elton John Talk Harry Styles, U.K....

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Wednesday, 25 April 2018
House of Representatives Unanimously Passes Music Modernization Act
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On Wednesday, 415 members of the U.S. House of Representatives voted unanimously to pass the Music Modernization Act, a mega bill that aims to radically improve and streamline the system through which music creators are paid. As passed in the House, the MMA – which has garnered wide support from the music industry – would update a decades-old system of mechanical licensing, set a This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: House of Representatives Unanimously Passes Music Modernization...

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Wednesday, 25 April 2018
Crazy Horse: Nils Lofgren In, ‘Poncho’ Sampedro Out as Neil Young Plots New Gigs
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Neil Young and Crazy Horse are returning after a four-year absence for a pair of shows at the Warnors Theater in Fresno, California on May 1st and May 2nd, but they’ll be playing without guitarist Frank “Poncho” Sampedro for the first time since he joined the band in 1975. E Street Band guitarist Nils Lofgren, This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Crazy Horse: Nils Lofgren In, ‘Poncho’ Sampedro Out as Neil Young Plots New...

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Wednesday, 25 April 2018
The Rolling Stone Guide to Legal Pot: Washington, D.C.
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Nothing in Washington, D.C. is normal these days – and that’s especially the case with our burgeoning marijuana industry. Voters here resoundingly approved a ballot initiative in 2014 that legalized recreational pot, but the Constitution gives Congress unique authority to control the decisions made by local officials who run the federal city. So after local voters spoke, Congress intervened This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: The Rolling Stone Guide to Legal Pot: Washington,...

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Wednesday, 25 April 2018
Watch Nicki Bluhm Explore Nashville in New ‘To Rise You Gotta Fall’ Video
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Singer-songwriter Nicki Bluhm makes some new connections and acquires some items to spruce up her home in the new video for the soulful “To Rise You Gotta Fall,” released today. Bluhm wrote much of her new album – also titled To Rise You Gotta Fall – during a lengthy period of extreme change in which she got divorced and moved to Nashville. In the Scot Sax-directed video, This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Watch Nicki Bluhm Explore Nashville in New ‘To...

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Wednesday, 25 April 2018
The Rolling Stone Guide to Legal Pot: Maine
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In 2016, Maine became one of the first states on the East Coast to approve a referendum that allowed for the legalization of recreational marijuana. While this was exciting at first, two years later Maine is still working at implementing a system that will allow them to tax and regulate the sale and use of recreational weed.  This delay has been caused by two vetoes by Governor Paul This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: The Rolling Stone Guide to Legal...

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Wednesday, 25 April 2018
Kim Gordon Joins Stephen Malkmus on Nashville-Inspired New Song ‘Refute’
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Stephen Malkmus returns to range life in the Jicks’ wry new Western ballad, “Refute.” With vocal assist from Kim Gordon, the song is the third single off the band’s upcoming record, Sparkle Hard, out May 18th on Matador. Riding the same wheat-chewing wave as the album’s lead single, “Middle America,” This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Kim Gordon Joins Stephen Malkmus on Nashville-Inspired New Song...

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Wednesday, 25 April 2018
Kali Uchis Dances Through Afterlife in ‘Get Up’ Video
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Kali Uchis celebrates the afterlife in her surreal “Get Up” video, which combines her songs “Gotta Get Up” and “Body Language.” The self-directed clip opens with the R&B singer attending her own funeral. Her eyes glow after glancing at her lifeless body in a coffin. Suddenly, she beams into a realm filled with swimming pools, rain-dancing and roses. Both tracks highlight This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Kali Uchis Dances Through Afterlife in ‘Get Up’...

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Wednesday, 25 April 2018
The Dreamer: Shamir Is Carving Out His Own Musical Independence
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Shamir Bailey has come far from where he was both musically and mentally just one year ago.  Last spring, the 23-year-old Philly resident was ready to leave his recording career behind after a few years of feeling trapped in a major label deal that left him creatively stifled. While his manager and the label executives wanted more of the electro-pop direction of his This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: The Dreamer: Shamir Is Carving Out His Own Musical...

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Wednesday, 25 April 2018
George R. R. Martin Preps ‘Game of Thrones’ Early History Book
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George R. R. Martin disappointed impatient fans on Wednesday, revealing that The Winds of Winter, the long-awaited sixth installment of his A Song of Ice and Fire series, will not be out in 2018. But the sci-fi author softened the blow by announcing Fire & Blood, which This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: George R. R. Martin Preps ‘Game of Thrones’ Early History...

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Wednesday, 25 April 2018
The Last Poets, Rap Forefathers, Talk Black Lives Matter, Playing Basketball With Wu-Tang
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Emerging from the Black Power era of the late Sixties and early Seventies, experimenting with street poetry and percussive sound, the music of Harlem’s Last Poets helped lay the groundwork for hip-hop. The intense Black Nationalist fare of their 1970 self-titled debut was not only politically explosive – it’s most famous tracks include “When the Revolution Comes” and “Niggers Are Scared of This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: The Last Poets, Rap Forefathers, Talk Black Lives Matter,...

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Wednesday, 25 April 2018
Russell Simmons: $5 Million Sexual Assault Lawsuit Dismissed
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A $5 million lawsuit that accused Russell Simmons of sexual assault was dismissed Wednesday. The lawsuit was initially filed in January by filmmaker Jennifer Jarosik, This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Russell Simmons: $5 Million Sexual Assault Lawsuit...

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