The 10 best Motown covers, featuring Green Day, Nirvana and more

The 10 best Motown covers, featuring Green Day, Nirvana and more
“Leaving Here” was a Motown hit from Eddie Holland back in 1964. Pearl Jam covered the song live on numerous occasions, and it was recorded for the Home Alive (1996) compilation album that was released to fund women’s self-defense classes.
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Arlington Music Hall presents Magic Moments Motown
Arlington Music Hall will present three former lead singers from three of the world’s most renowned vocal group, which collectively have sold over 100 million records. The Temptations, The Platters, and The Drifter have come together to create the …
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Motown legend Diana Ross to be honored with the American Music Award for Lifetime Achievement
Miss Diana Ross will be honored at the “2017 American Music Awards” with the “American Music Award for Lifetime Achievement,” in recognition of her remarkable career and her outstanding artistic contributions to the entertainment industry and …
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EV-based Cinematic Pop covers the chart-toppers in classical style

EV-based Cinematic Pop covers the chart-toppers in classical style
In the last decade, the number of popular-song covers in the world exploded, largely thanks to YouTube and the ability for anyone to create and post their own twist on current hits. Most cover videos feature solo singers and musicians while others can …
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Perturbator Reckons With Synthwave, Introduces ‘New Model’ On Surprise EP
New Model isn’t just the title of Perturbator‘s new surprise EP, it doubles as the Parisian musician’s reckoning with “synthwave,” the retro-futurist style inspired by John Carpenter and Vangelis that he helped to pioneer. James Kent, whose music …
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Steven Wilson: What Today’s Pop Music Is Severely Lacking
Steven Wilson talked about the current state of pop music with FaceCulture, saying (transcribed by UG): “When I was growing up there was a tradition of what I call the very progressive or very sophisticated pop record. “When I use the word ‘pop’ some …
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Kanye West, Jay Z and Vic Mensa Added to Marvel Hip-Hop Variant Covers Series

musicKanye West, Jay Z and Vic Mensa Added to Marvel Hip-Hop Variant Covers Series
Marvel is back with another edition of their Hip-Hop Variant Cover series, where they redo popular rap album covers with your favorite Marvel comic book characters. This time around Kanye West, Jay Z and Vic Mensa get the comic book treatment. Kanye West …
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Fri 8:30 | Climate Change Explained By Hip-Hop Beat
Maybe they just need to hear the facts a different way. How about through rap? Done already… Baba Brinkman is a Canadian rap artist who has even put Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales in rap form. He takes on climate change in “The Rap Guide to Climate Chaos.
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“The Breaks” Soundtrack Is Strictly For Hip-Hop Heads
If you’re a true fan of the golden age of hip-hop, the soundtrack from VH1’s upcoming film, The Breaks, is about to give you a dose of the real. The Breaks tells the story of Nikki Jones (played by Afton Williamson), a hip-hop obsessed exec-in-the …
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Christmas Song Covers by K-Pop Idols That Never Fail To Bring The Holiday Cheer

musicChristmas Song Covers by K-Pop Idols That Never Fail To Bring The Holiday Cheer
We’re less than a month away from Christmas, and you know what that means: It’s that time of the year again to dig up ~ancient~ as well as not-so-ancient Christmas song covers by K-Pop idols! From holiday album tracks to collab stages, these videos of …
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Lovely Drabbles to Heal the Soul
Just a series of random drabbles that I took a lot of pride and joy into making. (Soon there will be summaries for each story posted here, but for now you get what’s posted above. Sorry!) Table of Contents (Stories will posted in the order as they are …
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Forget Gangnam style: K-pop could make Changdong Seoul’s next big thing
(CNN)Forget Gangnam style. There’s a new area of Seoul that, if the South Korean government gets its way, is about to become synonymous with K-pop. Once a rundown district, Changdong is being transformed into a mecca to K-pop — the manufactured music …
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Bob Dylan Caves to Decades of Obnoxious Fans and Just F**king Covers ‘Free Bird’

musicBob Dylan Caves to Decades of Obnoxious Fans and Just F**king Covers ‘Free Bird’
And obnoxious song requests were never the same. For 43 years, people have been screaming “Free Bird!” at concerts. And not just Lynrd Skynrd shows—it’s been yelled at punk shows, at jazz shows, at hip-hop shows, at pop shows, and, yes, at Bob Dylan shows.
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Brookfield’s “Concerts in Park” begins this Friday
Brookfield’s “Concerts in Park” begins this Friday: Join us this Friday June 17th for the first of eleven free Friday night “Concerts in Park.” We are very please to welcome our concert series title sponsor for the 2016 season “Newtown Savings Bank.
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’40s tunes kick off community band concerts
AUBURN — The Auburn Community Concert Band, under the direction of Milt Simon, will kick off its annual summer series of weekly outdoor evening concerts at Festival Plaza in downtown Auburn on Wednesday, June 22. The 7 p.m. performance is the first of 10 …
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K-Pop Covers: Why The Daeho And Banseok A Capella Version Of JYP’s ‘You’re

musicK-Pop Covers: Why The Daeho And Banseok A Capella Version Of JYP’s ‘You’re
Daeho then joins in with his higher pitched vocals as the two singers’ voices blend in a beautiful set of harmonies, neither one dominating the performance. Stripping away the pop beats of JYP’s original version paves way for these two fellas to show …
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15 things to do in Metro Vancouver on Thursday, March 5
Strong Women Strong Music 2015 features music by pianist Brenda Baird, bassist Jen Hodge, saxophonist Karen Graves, guest vocalists Lorraine Foster and Deanna Knight, and vocalists Karin Plato, Laura Crema, and Jennifer Scott. Held at Ironworks.
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Vultures of Cult, Bitter Gloom on a Golden Dawn
In recent years, many underground genres have sneaked into the charts and found a comfortable place in pop culture. Metal, for one, has gone for the ride. Yet Burlington’s fuzz kings, Vultures of Cult, have … Guitarists and vocalists Stephen Sharp …
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