Courtesy of Bruce SpringsteenBruce Springsteen has no shortage of his own songs to choose from when he plays live, but The Boss also likes to cover tunes by other artists he admires in his concerts. A new archival live compilation gathering together 15 interesting covers Springsteen played with The ERead More →

ABC/Image Group LAIt’s official: Mariah Carey is heading to England this summer to celebrate LGBT pride. The singer confirmed in an Instagram video Friday that she is indeed headlining one of the U.K.’s biggest pride festivals, Brighton Pride, on August 1. “People keep asking me am I doing Brighton PrideRead More →

ABC/Randy Holmes; ABC/Lorenzo BevilaquaUniversal Music Group has confirmed that the master recordings of 19 artists were “affected” by the 2008 Universal Studios fire, including Elton John, Bryan Adams, Michael McDonald, Peter Frampton, R.E.M. Those names were revealed in the latest filing in the ongoing lawsuit against UMG, obtained by Pitchfork.Read More →

Wicked Cool Records Ringo Starr is featured on one of two brand-new songs released Friday by the star-studded rock group The Empty Hearts, which includes members of The Cars, Blondie and The Romantics. The former Beatles drummer lent his talents to “Remember Days Like These,” a jangly, ’60s-influenced mid-tempo pop-rockRead More →

Michael Campanella/Getty ImagesSure, there are plenty of artists who’ve managed to chart 80, 90, 100 or more songs on a Billboard chart over the course of their careers.  But there’s only one who can say they’ve had as many as 50 number ones: Madonna. As Billboard notes, Madonna has justRead More →

Parlophone RecordsThe final installment of a six-song digital David Bowie rarities EP called Is It Any Wonder? gets its release today via streaming services. Plans for a limited-edition physical version of the collection also have been unveiled. The sixth track is a 1995 live drum-and-bass version of Bowie’s 1970 tune “TheRead More →