Category: MUSIC NEWS

Quick Hits: Cardi B, Outside Lands Festival, LOVELOUD Festival / Imagine Dragons, Ben Folds & Cake, Counting Crows & Live

Cardi B will co-host The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon next Monday, April 9. She’ll perform and chat about her new album Invasion of Privacy, but also serve as Fallon’s co-host. Cardi will be sticking around 30 Rock after playing Saturday Night Live this weekend as the musical guest. The lineup for this year’s Outside Lands Festival in San Francisco has been announced, with The Weeknd, Florence + The Machine and Janet Jackson topping the bill. The three-day event will also feature Beck, Future, Portugal. The Man, N*E*R*D, ODESZA, CHVRCHES, James Blake, Bon Iver, DJ Snake, Father John Misty...

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Quick Hits: FYF Fest, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

The lineup for the 15th annual FYF Fest in Los Angeles has been revealed, with Florence + The Machine and Janet Jackson topping the bill. The eclectic music festival also includes Future, My Bloody Valentine, St. Vincent, The xx and more. FYF Fest will run from July 21-22 in L.A.’s Exposition Park. The individuals who will induct the 2018 Class of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame have been revealed. Rolling Stone reports that Brandon Flowers of The Killers will induct The Cars, Mary J. Blige will induct Nina Simone, Ann Wilson of Heart will introduce the Moody...

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Quick Hits: The Weeknd, Mike Shinoda, Shawn Mendes

The Weeknd has confirmed rumors that he’ll be releasing a new album at midnight tonight. In an Instagram post, he unveiled the artwork for the new release, titled My Dear Melancholy, with the simple caption “tonight.” A photo of a billboard promoting My Dear Melancholy has also surfaced on social media. tonight A post shared by The Weeknd (@theweeknd) on Mar 29, 2018 at 9:42am PDT After his performance Thursday night on The Late Late Show with James Corden, Shawn Mendes announced that he’ll be back in June for a full week residency on the CBS talk show. Mendes...

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Quick Hits: G-Easy, Ryan Adams / The Rolling Stones, Garbage

RCA Records, The Blueprint Group & The Revels Group along with G-Eazy celebrated multiple platinum and multi-platinum certifications for various albums and singles as well #1’s at both Urban and Rhythm radio for the 3X platinum-selling single “No Limit” ft. A$AP Rocky & Cardi B and #1 at Top 40 radio for the platinum selling single “Him & I” ft. Halsey. The plaques were presented following G-Eazy’s sold out show at Radio City Music Hall on Tuesday, March 20, which was the final stop on his Beautiful & Damned Tour. Ryan Adams will perform The Rolling Stones‘ classic Exile...

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