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Midnight Oil & Matthew Good - The Great Circle 2017 Canadian Tour Announce
MIDNIGHT OIL ADDS FIVE CANADIAN DATES TO TRIUMPHANT SOLD OUT REUNION TOUR.
Matthew Good To Join Canadian Dates
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Pemberton Failure Draws Scrutiny
Fyre, Pemberton festival organizers face legal scrutiny Pemberton Failure Draws Scrutiny Festivals May 23, 2017 by FYI Staff Comments Between the Bahamian Fyre Festival and BC’s Pemberton Music Festi... more
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Music Biz Headlines: May 24, 2017
Hits Daily Double’s Karen Glauber speaks out for all women in the music biz There isn’t one female in the music industry who hasn’t been sexually harassed at some point in her career. Let that sink i... more
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Pemberton Cancellation Earns First Threatened Lawsuit
Pemberton Cancellation Earns First Threatened Lawsuit WME head of music, Marc Geiger Pemberton Cancellation Earns First Threatened Lawsuit Festivals May 24, 2017 by FYI Staff Comments Court documents... more
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Richard Mills Takes A Bow, But Expect An Encore!
Richard Mills signs off from The Feldman Agency this week after two-plus decades of travelling the world and doing what many peer agents might think the impossible, namely developing careers and generating income for a genre of artists that don’t often fit the mold of today`s hits.

But let’s start at the beginning, shall we?

Born in Trinidad, and raised in the prairies, Mills is a formidable figure in person. One might guess him as an IT executive, or perhaps a linebacker... more
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Hear Kendrick Lamar Team With Future for Fiery 'Mask Off' Remix
Kendrick Lamar unleashes a head-spinning verse on a new remix of Future 's "Mask Off." The track appears on Future's recent self-titled album and has become his most successful single, peaking at Num... more
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q: The Music with Sarah Slean and Passenger
Singer-songwriter Sarah Slean on the encounter with a stranger that completely changed her life. THEN: Michael Rosenberg, a.k.a. Passenger, reflects on the impact of his hit, “Let Her Go” and what he’... more
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Classified, Ria Mae, Lennie Gallant Big Winners At ECMAs
Held over four days this year, The East Coast Music Awards (ECMAs) in Saint John, NB, closed out yesterday with the Music Industry Awards reception at Delta Hotels by Marriott Saint John. more
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Just read a book about trees and how they communicate with each other Who wood of thought? RS more
 
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U.K.'s May Orders Troops to Concerts, Sports Events After Deadly Attack
Tours: The Snowdroppers, Bernard Fanning, Jon Stevens U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May deployed military troops to work with police at concerts, sports events and other public gatherings the night aft... more
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The Heavy Music Awards reveals shortlist | Media | Music Week
May 22nd 2017 at 8:37PM The first ever Heavy Music Awards , a new public-voted awards event conceived to celebrate rock and metal, has revealed its shortlist. Preliminary nominess were selected by m... more
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Six Questions With... Renae Brown of the Association Of Independent Festivals | Live | Music Week
by James Hanley May 23rd 2017 at 10:45AM Welcome to the latest edition of Six Questions With..., a weekly short and sharp interview with a live music figure. Email jhanley@nbmedia.com if you would li... more
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Nominees announced for 2017 CMAO Awards hosted in London
The Country Music Association of Ontario has announced the nominees for the fifth annual CMAO Awards, to be held in London in June.

The awards recognize talents and achievements of Ontario’s country music industry across 16 categories, with Meghan Patrick leading the pack this year with seven nods. James Barker Band, River Town Saints, Jessica Mitchell, Cold Creek County, Jason Blaine, Tim Hicks, and The Abrams each have multiple nominations. more
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RT @troyfawcett: @senatorsdj bravo on the @ROYALTUSK tune! And go Sens ! more
 
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Music world pays respects following Manchester Arena attack | Live | Music Week
by Daniel Gumble May 23rd 2017 at 10:47AM A raft of artists and music industry leaders have been paying tribute to those affected by the explosion at last night’s Ariana Grande Manchester Arena show. ... more
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Editorial: Thoughts on the Manchester Arena attack | Live | Music Week
by Mark Sutherland May 23rd 2017 at 3:51PM The incident at Ariana Grande’s Manchester Arena show, in which 22 people died and dozens were injured, is every parent’s worst nightmare. Terrorist outrages... more
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Liverpool Sound City boss: 'We are trying to inspire the spirit of revolution' | Live | Music Week
by James Hanley May 23rd 2017 at 10:58AM Liverpool Sound City CEO Dave Pichilingi has revealed how the event came to host The Velvet Underground founder member John Cale's only European show to celeb... more
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Take That postpone Liverpool and Manchester shows in the wake of concert tragedy | Live | Music Week
by Ben Homewood May 23rd 2017 at 5:00PM UPDATED (23:00pm, May 23) Take That have postponed their scheduled shows at Liverpool’s Echo Arena and Manchester Arena in the wake of Monday night’s tragedy a... more
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Congrats to our roster for their seven #MMVA nominations!
Congrats to our roster for their seven #MMVA nominations! Tune into MUCH on June 18th to see who brings it home! ?? more
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Fake Shark Brings New Single "Heart 2 Heart" to Life in Colorful Video Premiere
Fake Shark unveiled its latest single "Heart 2 Heart" on March 24, a groovy electronic indie-pop track that`s almost irresistible to dance to. The groovy song now has a video to bring it to life, premiering on Billboard today (April 11).

The visual sees the band (frontman Kevvy Mental, guitarist Louis Wu and bassist Tony Dallas) playing their new tune against a bright pink backdrop -- similar to the neon hue of Kevvy`s hair -- that changes colors throughout the video. On top o... more
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RT @GrandpaRenny: I guess you guys are just on rotation because they are playing "Soon" again at the Sens Pens game. @ROYALTUSK more
 
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Sacem scores record royalty distributions of €1.2 billion and collections of €1.4bn in 2016 | Publishing | Music Week
by Daniel Gumble May 22nd 2017 at 8:57PM International collective management organisation Sacem achieved record revenues in 2016 and returned more money to its members than ever before. Last year saw ... more
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Manchester Arena and Concert Promoters Association condemn 'senseless tragedy' | Live | Music Week
by James Hanley May 23rd 2017 at 2:49PM Manchester Arena and the Concert Promoters Association have condemned the suicide bombing which killed 22 people at the end of last night's Ariana Grande show ... more
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10 New Country Artists You Need to Know: April 2017
Delta Rae

Sounds Like: Harmony-drenched Southern pop-rock with slick production and giant hooks

For Fans of: Little Big Town, the Lumineers, Grace Potter

Why You Should Pay Attention: Durham, North Carolina six-piece Delta Rae have been regional favorites for years, drawing enthusiastic crowds at major festivals like Bonnaroo and Lollapalooza. Now the band is signed to the Valory Music Co. (under Big Machine Label Group), having just released a four-song EP titled ... more
@Kim Churchill
RT @unearthedplays: .@KimChurchill - Window To The Sky [16:17] https://t.co/uHn3vrfpPe more
 
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What we know about the Manchester Arena attack | Live | Music Week
by James Hanley May 23rd 2017 at 11:00PM UPDATED (23:00pm, May 23): Vigils have been held after police confirmed 22 people have died and around 59 others were injured following an explosion at around... more
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PPL and PRS For Music appoint Suzanne Smith managing director of joint licensing venture | Labels | Music Week
by George Garner May 23rd 2017 at 12:01AM PPL and PRS For Music have today (May 23) appointed Suzanne Smith to the position of managing director at their joint venture for public performance licensin... more
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Amazon gives the lowdown on its first steps into promoting | Live | Music Week
May 23rd 2017 at 10:43AM Amazon has spoken to Music Week about its new intimate concert series, Prime Live Events. The e-commerce giant was scheduled to debut the series at Round Chapel in Hackney w... more
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iHeartRadio Announces Packed Lineup for the First-Ever iHeartRadio WestFest, Descending on Calgary July 8
iHeartRadio WestFest lineup includes Fifth Harmony, Hedley, Iggy Azalea, Massari, Midland, Noah Cyrus, Ruth B, Scott Helman, and Virginia to Vegas –
– Pre-sale begins Monday, May 8 at 10 a.m. MT, general on sale begins Tuesday, May 9 at 10 a.m. MT more
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Johnny to Perform at the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge
The Government of Canada will mark the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge with commemorative ceremonies at the National War Memorial in Ottawa and at the Canadian National Vimy Memorial in France. Veterans Affairs Canada will lead these commemorations, with support from various partners, including the Department of National Defense, Global Affairs Canada, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and others. Some people of note who are expected to be in attendance will include the C... more
@chantal
RT @nytimes: California is holding itself out as a model to other states — and to nations — on how to fight climate change https://t.co/9a9… more
 
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Sign up to Music Week's New Music newsletter | Media | Music Week
by Ben Homewood May 23rd 2017 at 6:28AM Music Week is to launch New Music Weekly, a new email newsletter that will be your one stop shop for the best in new music. Launching on Thursday (May 25), Ne... more
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Metallica and Chili Peppers join Music Glue as part of Probity partnership | Brands | Music Week
by Mark Sutherland May 23rd 2017 at 7:00AM Direct-to-fan specialist Music Glue has sealed a partnership deal with music merch giants Probity that will bring a host of top acts onto its site. Under t... more
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6 Music 'still to achieve full potential' say station bosses | Media | Music Week
by James Hanley May 23rd 2017 at 11:17AM BBC Radio 6 Music’s Jeff Smith believes the station is yet to realise its full potential, despite recording its highest ever audience figures to date in Q1 20... more
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CANADIAN EXCLUSIVE: Q&A with Midnight Oil Frontman Peter Garrett .
Legendary Australian rock band Midnight Oil has reformed for its first global tour in more than 20 years after frontman Peter Garrett left his music career for politics and a good decade in the Labor Party as a cabinet minister. The man who sang fiercely about protecting the environment, Aboriginal rights, anti-jingoism and more — and served as president of the Australian Conservation Foundation for 10 years combined — infiltrated the policy makers and became one of them. more
@chantal
RT @PreetBharara: When Sessions testifies, someone should ask him if @realDonaldTrump wants to adopt Duterte's killing methods here. https:… more
 
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Radio 1's Ben Cooper pledges back-to-basics move after RAJAR drop | Media | Music Week
Radio 1's Ben Cooper pledges back-to-basics move after RAJAR drop May 23rd 2017 at 12:16PM BBC Radio 1 controller Ben Cooper has told Music Week the station must “work harder” on its strategy as its ... more
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The Courteeners confirm huge Manchester show to go ahead as planned this weekend | Live | Music Week
by Ben Homewood May 23rd 2017 at 5:18PM SJM Concerts, The Courteeners and Lancashire County Cricket Ground have confirmed that the band’s scheduled performance in Manchester this weekend will go ahea... more
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Report: Fyre Festival Still Owes Bahamian Vendors Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars
Report: Fyre Festival Still Owes Bahamian Vendors Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars The community of Exuma is one of the festival’s many creditors. A post shared by JaRule (@ruleyorkcity) on Dec 13, 20... more
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Johnny Jewel to Score 'Don't Come Back from the Moon'
By Josiah Hughes Published May 23, 2017 When it comes to soundtrack work, Johnny Jewel is certainly getting around. The Chromatics mastermind recently contributed music to Twin Peaks along with films ... more
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ONE NIGHT ONLY - Carly Rae Jepsen with Live Orchestra
One night only! Three-time JUNO Award–winning and GRAMMY-nominated singer-songwriter Carly Rae Jepsen makes her must-see TSO début. more
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How Working in a Record Store Saved Nelly Furtado`s Career
Where has the Canadian singer-songwriter been the last five years? Stocking music-shop shelves and rebooting herself. But now she`s back—with her sixth album, The Ride. more
@Barenaked Ladies
REMATCH!!! Another hilarious night of pinball in Denver. Non-Stop Smack Talk. My man brought his… https://t.co/Gm6shvH6Lv more
 
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Why It Matters That the Manchester Attack Targeted Girls
All Stories We don't know the exact motivation behind Monday's horrifying terrorist attack in Manchester, England, which killed 22 people, including an 8-year-old girl. And given that the bomber died... more
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2 Chainz Announced A New Release Date For Pretty Girls Like Trap Music
2 Chainz Announced A New Release Date For Pretty Girls Like Trap Music The Atlanta rapper’s upcoming project will arrive June 16. By Ben Dandridge-Lemco 2 Chainz performs at the Coachella Valley Music... more
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Bryan Adams will perform first concert at new Mosaic Stadium
Canadian rock superstar Bryan Adams will break in Regina`s new Mosaic Stadium at a special concert in May.

Alt-rockers Our Lady Peace and country music star Johnny Reid will join Adams at the inaugural concert.

"Bryan Adams has played some of the biggest and best stadiums in the world," said Mayor Michael Fougere in a news release.

"We are thrilled that he will give us an amazing show and play a big role in helping us tune up our concert stage before we officially ... more
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Ariana Grande Suspends Tour After Manchester Attack
Ariana Grande Suspends Tour After Manchester Attack Singer returns to Florida home after suicide bomber kills 22 outside arena Ariana Grande Suspends Tour After Manchester Attack Ariana Grande suspen... more
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PRESS RELEASE: Veteran Music Agent Richard Mills announces his retirement from TFA
TORONTO, April 24, 2017, After 24 years at The Feldman Agency, our friend and colleague Richard Mills is headed on a different career path. more
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Junos honour music vets as Gord Downie, Leonard Cohen pick up top prizes
Gord Downie was not in Ottawa for the Juno Awards Sunday evening but his music was the talk of the show.

That`s because Downie took home two of the night`s seven prizes: songwriter of the year for his solo Secret Path project along with group of the year for fronting the Tragically Hip.

Downie did appear over video however, thanking the crowd for embracing Secret Path and "recognizing our friends who were here before us." more
@K.I.D
RT @siacidal: okay but 'Charlie's Angels' is still THAT movie! more
 
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See Jason Aldean's Love Letter to Rural America 'They Don't Know'
Jason Aldean has written a love letter to rural America with his new video for "They Don't Know," a track off his 2016 album of the same name. Related Jason Aldean on Chris Cornell: 'He Was a True Roc... more
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Hear Comic Jim Breuer Talk Heavy Metal Fandom, AC/DC With Chris Shiflett
"Metal doesn't have to be dark [and] ugly," Jim Breuer tells Chris Shiflett during this week's episode of Walking the Floor , which focuses not only on Breuer's celebrated career as a comedian, but al... more
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Aaron Watson Plots Summer 2017 Tour
Aaron Watson Plots Summer 2017 Tour Texas underdog hits the road in support of his 2017 album 'Vaquero' Aaron Watson will support his latest album 'Vaquero' with an extensive summer tour. Credit: Rick... more
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Powerhouse Music Exec Threatens Pemberton Music Festival with Legal Action
Powerhouse Music Exec Threatens Pemberton Music Festival with Legal Action "We're going to pursue all of these people to the full extent of the law" By Brock Thiessen Published May 23, 2017 BC festiva... more
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2017 Juno Awards` Red Carpet Was Filled With Canadian Pride
The 2017 Juno Awards red carpet was not only packed with Canadian talent, but Canadian pride.

Russell Peters, Shawn Mendes, Sarah McLachlan and A Tribe Called Red were just a few of the homegrown talents that graced the awards` show this year. While none wore Canadian tuxedos (to our disappointment), many did take the opportunity to pose with Mounties who were on hand for the occasion. more
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I ❤️my harmonica @playhohner The song is called Open Road from #bryanadamsroomservice https://t.co/jb9cPh25L9 more
 
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Experian’s Suzanne Smith named MD of new PRS and PPL joint venture
UK collection societies PPL and PRS for Music are due to launch their joint venture for public performance licensing in the second half of this year – and have just appointed the first ever Managing D... more
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​King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard Map Out Fall North American Tour
​King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard Map Out Fall North American Tour A Vancouver stop is part of the itinerary Photo: Jamie Wdziekonski Australian experimental rockers ​King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizar... more
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Live Review: Tom Chaplin at London Palladium, 17/05/17
Live Review: Tom Chaplin at London Palladium, 17/05/17 The former Keane man has proven he has what it takes to go it alone Photo: Press Having been a fan of Keane since they unleashed Hopes and Fea... more
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Ariana Grande Manchester Concert Attack: Everything We Know So Far
Sasha Geffen sashageffen 12h ago On Monday night (May 22), attendees were evacuated from an Ariana Grande concert at England's Manchester Arena after an explosion killed 22 people and injured 59 more... more
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The Feldman Agency - CMW Day 4
CMW Saturday night is going to be one to remember with Youngblood at the Drake and Port Cities at the Rivoli. more
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From Feist to the Tragically Hip: a look at the best moments from the 2017 Junos
The Juno Awards were handed out last night in Ottawa. Two of the night`s biggest winners were the Tragically Hip and its lead singer Gord Downie, who won for his solo project Secret Path, as well as the late Leonard Cohen. The latter also received a beautiful tribute performance by singer-songwriter Feist.

If you didn`t get a chance to watch the big ceremony, we will fill you in on everything that happened on today`s show.

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@Anjulie
RT @NJHoranie: these are the day for our golden youth 🎵🎶 more
 
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Ariana Grande Opener Bia on Manchester Tragedy: 'My Heart Is Heavy'
Bia, whose real name is Bianca Landrau, was the main support act on Ariana Grande's Dangerous Woman Tour. In the wake of the Manchester terrorist attack on Monday night, she said in a statement that h... more
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CMA Music Fest Adds Dan + Shay, Oak Ridge Boys on Free Stage
CMA Music Fest Adds Dan + Shay, Oak Ridge Boys on Free Stage Cracker Barrel Country Road Stage will also feature Big & Rich, Hunter Hayes, Aubrie Sellers Dan + Shay are among the acts set to headline ... more
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Stone Sour Detail New 'Hydrograd' LP, Unveil 'Song #3' Video
Stone Sour Detail New 'Hydrograd' LP, Unveil 'Song #3' Video Corey Taylor & co. roar through latest single from forthcoming June 30th album Stone Sour released the "Song #3' video and detailed their '... more
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Flashback: Chris Cornell, Eddie Vedder's Final 'Hunger Strike' Duet
All Stories When Soundgarden and Pearl Jam both appeared on the lineup for the 2014 Bridge School Benefit it meant that, not only would drummer Matt Cameron be pulling double duty, but a Temple of th... more
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The JunoFest schedule is out, and it’s massive.
The artists are booked and JunoFest is about to go off. More than 100 acts will be blowing up the Ottawa-Gatineau area over the weekend leading up to the Juno’s, including these incredible acts represented by The Feldman Agency.
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Kendrick took Mask Off to a whole nother dumain more
 
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Festival Failures Must Now Face The Music
Festival Failures Must Now Face The Music Fyre, Pemberton festival organizers face legal scrutiny Festival Failures Must Now Face The Music Festivals May 23, 2017 by FYI Staff Comments Between the Ba... more
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Music Biz Headlines: May 23, 2017
Hits Daily Double’s Karen Glauber speaks out for all women in the music biz There isn’t one female in the music industry who hasn’t been sexually harassed at some point in her career. Let that sink i... more
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Death toll rises following Manchester suicide bombing
by Julian Marszalek Staff | Photos by Still Death toll rises following Manchester suicide bombing Greater Manchester Police also appeal for footage or images that could help them Photo: Still Great... more
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Ariana Grande expresses her sorrow following Manchester attack
by Julian Marszalek Staff | Photos by Facebook Ariana Grande expresses her sorrow following Manchester attack Music world grieves with her Photo: Facebook Ariana Grande has expressed her sorrow fol... more
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The Feldman Agency -CMW Day 3
Don`t miss some of TFA`s finest tonight at CMW. more
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Zedd discusses `Stay` Collaborator Alessia Cara`s `Incredible Vocal Ability` and ACLU benefit show
With the help of vocal powerhouse (and Feldman Agency client) Alessia Cara, hit-producer Zedd is back climbing the charts with his new single “Stay”. And now he’s taking things beyond the studio and organizing an ACLU benefit event at the Staples Centre that’s a virtual who’s who of EDM. Zedd sits down with Billboard to discuss details of the ACLU benefit event and his creative collaboration process with Alessia. more
@Raffi Cavoukian
lost my sense of smell recently (after 2nd bout of flu), taste buds have been at 50%. oddly enough, been hankering for chocolate donuts. 🍩 more
 
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The 1975's Matt Healy makes impassioned speech over Manchester bombing
The 1975's Matt Healy makes impassioned speech over Manchester bombing He tells Detroit audience that religion is 'over' Photo: War Child The 1975 ’s Matt Healy stopped the band’s gig at the Fillmo... more
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Chris Cornell to be laid to rest on Friday
Chris Cornell to be laid to rest on Friday The funeral will be a private service but a public memorial is mooted Photo: Press The funeral of the late Chris Cornell will take place this Friday (May ... more
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Katy Perry Talks Taylor Swift Beef on 'Carpool Karaoke:' 'She Started It'
All Stories Katy Perry and James Corden sang "Firework," "Dark Horse," "Bon Appetit," "Swish Swish," and "Roar" during the latest segment of Corden's immensely popular "Carpool Karaoke" segment on Th... more
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Discover New Twitter Features Just for Event Organizers
“Through Twitter event targeting, brands can effectively reach these consumers who are not only clicking into content but actively listening.” — Twitter more
@Bastid.
I love it when DJs post party vids with the music muted, you just know they were playin some triflin ass shit S'all good yo Get yours! more
 
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Manchester Suicide Bomber Kills 22, 52 Injured
Manchester Suicide Bomber Kills 22, 52 Injured Police cordon off exit roads from Manchester Arena Manchester Suicide Bomber Kills 22, 52 Injured May 23, 2017 by FYI Staff Comments British police over... more
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Why Teen Mom OG Couple Amber And Matt Didn’t Tie The Knot In Vegas
Ever since Amber accepted Matt's proposal on Teen Mom OG , the two have maintained they were in no rush to get married. And even though several years have passed since their diner-based engagement, th... more
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The Feldman Agency - CMW Day 2
Big day for TFA at CMW! Make sure to check out The New Electric, Courage My Love, The Blue Stones, The Veleveteins, Michelle Treacy, Port Cities, Bad Child and Featurette. more
@James Barker Band
RT @realcountry955: Loved having the @jamesbarkerband stop by today for our Eat & Greet! #RedDeer @VinnieTaylor @_kylarae https://t.co/bBMt… more
 
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Taylor, Harry, And More React To Tragedy At Ariana Grande’s U.K. Concert
This is a developing story. Click here for the most recent updates. The music community is sending prayers to victims of the tragedy at Ariana Grande 's concert in Manchester, England, tonight (May 22... more
@Delta Rae
New parents, we gotchu! 🙏❤👶 https://t.co/bMcIDYYaRS more
 
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19 dead, 50 injured following bomb at Ariana Grande gig in Mancheter Arena
22 dead, 59 injured following suicide bomb at Ariana Grande gig in Mancheter Arena Isis claim responsibility for the attack Photo: Still 22 people have been killed and around 59 injured following a... more
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Multiple Fatalities Confirmed After Explosions Reported at Ariana Grande Concert in Manchester
By Josiah Hughes Published May 22, 2017 Multiple people have been confirmed dead after explosions were reported at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester on Monday night (May 22). While details are sc... more
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Meek Mill ‘Glows Up’ On His Fiery New Song
Meek Mill isn’t taking Ls anymore, if his new music is to be believed. The Philly rapper is back and entirely re-energized on the fresh flex anthem “Glow Up.” On the fiery track, Meek bashes the “corn... more
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The Feldman Agency CMW Day 1
Come out an meet Tom Kemp, VP here at TFA and Agent to Artists like Classified, Ria Mae, Coleman Hell to name a few. He will be speaking at 12:40pm in the Osgoode Ballroom West. more
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Ariana Grande Concert Ends in Emergency Evacuation After Explosions Reported
Chris Cornell: 8 Great Acoustic Covers Salman Abedi, a 22-year-old British man of Libyan descent, has been identified as the Manchester Arena bomber, the New York Times reports . Abedi lived 3.5 mile... more
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Travis Scott Can’t Stop Breaking This Random World Record
Last week, Travis Scott broke a (totally arbitrary) world record by performing “ Goosebumps ” 14 times in a row in Oklahoma City. He subsequently dethroned Kanye West and Jay Z, who had previously hel... more
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Elton John 'Humbled' By New 'Rocket Man,' 'Tiny Dancer' Videos at Cannes
Elton John 'Humbled' By New 'Rocket Man,' 'Tiny Dancer' Videos at Cannes YouTube competition winners reimagine Seventies classics by John, Bernie Taupin through modern lens of refugee crisis, globalis... more
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Spotify now officially has more UK listeners than BBC Radio 1
Radio 1 keeps losing listeners for 3 reasons alone. The music they play and the DJs are pish, and also the rise of alternatives to listening to Radio 1. Radio 1 still has massive potential - it's a na... more
@jann arden
Tree house vibes #treehouse #morkie #dog https://t.co/rvWL5yPD4k more
 
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Why the song is more important than the singer | opinion | Opinion | Music Week
by Mark Sutherland May 22nd 2017 at 11:39AM Last week’s Music Week cover story about the rise and rise of co-writers certainly caused quite the stir. It was one of the hottest topics of conversation... more
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Simple Plan is bringing their "No Pads, No Helmets...Just Balls" 15th Anniversary Tour to CANADA
Simple Plan is bringing their "No Pads, No Helmets...Just Balls" 15th Anniversary Tour to CANADA with friends Courage My Love and Selfish Things PLUS Not By Choice reunite for ONE show only in Toronto!
Tickets and VIP upgrades go on sale this Thursday at 10am local time at
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@The Stellas
Imma just leave this absolute adorableness right here. Without compassion, empathy, and… https://t.co/U3u7x4kifo more
 
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Radar launch free content commissioning services | Labels | Music Week
May 22nd 2017 at 6:00AM Radar has today (May 22) announced the launch of a host of free new services tailored to meet the needs of contemporary music marketers. The project on Radar's new browsable ... more
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New edition of Music Week out now | Media | Music Week
May 22nd 2017 at 12:01AM The new edition of Music Week is out now. In our cover story, we speak to Columbia boss Ferdy Unger-Hamilton about the launch of Harry Styles' rock-oriented solo career afte... more
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Bucks announces sponsorship deal with Floor Sixx Music | Publishing | Music Week
Bucks announces sponsorship deal with Floor Sixx Music May 22nd 2017 at 2:09PM Bucks Music Group has revealed details of a new sponsorship deal for Floor Sixx Music Publishing, the company run by BBC... more
@chantal
Laundry with Luna https://t.co/B5napYmdJ9 more
 
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What party manifestos could mean for you | Media | Music Week
May 22nd 2017 at 6:04AM As the election on 8 June draws ever closer, the question looms as to how the parties and candidates intend to help support the music industry’s £4.1 billion economic contrib... more
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We’re excited to announce the launch of TFA Backstage: your exclusive access to everything going on in the Live Entertainment and Events industry.

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RT @marlaerwin: @riaisawake great rec — that was awesome @hasanminhaj more
 
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Liam Payne's solo debut opens at No.3 in the midweeks | Talent | Music Week
by Ben Homewood May 22nd 2017 at 6:00PM After Harry Styles’ chart triumph last week, Liam Payne becomes the final member of One Direction to release his debut single. And if Strip That Down (feat. Q... more
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Panel shows: The best of The Great Escape's conference programme | Labels | Music Week
by Ben Homewood May 22nd 2017 at 6:00AM Delegates aren’t hard to spot at The Great Escape, largely because the large plastic laminates hanging around their necks flap in the Brighton breeze. These ar... more
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Making waves: The five stars of The Great Escape 2017 | Talent | Music Week
by Ben Homewood May 22nd 2017 at 6:30AM On Thursday afternoon, lashing, relentless rain seemed to soak every inch of Brighton. It feels like a lifetime ago now, but then, the blur that is the three d... more
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Support acts revealed for Justin Bieber's British Summer Time show | Live | Music Week
May 22nd 2017 at 7:30AM Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park has added more acts to its line-up today (May 22). Joining Justin Bieber on Sunday July 2 are Naughty Boy, Jain, Mabel, Ni... more
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Robin Godfrey-Cass takes on new consultancy role with Universal Music Publishing Group | Publishing | Music Week
by Daniel Gumble May 22nd 2017 at 2:55PM Renowned publisher Robin Godfrey-Cass has taken on a new consultancy role with Universal Music Publishing Group, in which he will target legacy signings for th... more
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Hear Lady Antebellum's 'Hey! Baby' for 'Dirty Dancing' Soundtrack
All Stories Lady Antebellum's 2017 reboot has seen them try plenty of new things, from the funky change of direction of brassy single "You Look Good" to a silly workout video promoting their new tour... more
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Grime's support for Corbyn creates surge in young voter registration
by Cai Trefor Contributor | Photos by Press Grime's support for Corbyn creates surge in young voter registration Theresa May hot under the collar as the likes of JME, Stormzy and AJ Tracey urge peopl... more
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Watch John Legend Celebrate Borderless Love in New 'Surefire' Video
All Stories John Legend celebrates how love can transcend borders, both territorial and cultural, with his poignant "Surefire" video. The clip, directed by Cole Wiley, follows a young interracial cou... more
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Hear King Crimson Cover David Bowie's "Heroes"
This summer King Crimson are set to take off on a North American tour — a trek that comes as the prog-rock legends gear up for a new EP covering David Bowie 's classic "Heroes." Now, you can hear th... more
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See Chris Janson Party With Luke Bryan in Lively 'Fix a Drink' Video
All Stories The world may be going to hell in a handbasket, but it doesn't seem so bad when you're fixing drinks with the likes of Luke Bryan. At least, that's how Chris Janson makes life look in his... more
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BBMA Winners BTS: 5 Things You Should Know About the K-Pop Sensations
All Stories At Sunday's Billboard Music Awards, the nominees for Top Social Artist included four names that needed no introduction: Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, Ariana Grande and Shawn Mendes. But no... more
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