Sometimes in music, the idea of a twin sister musical act may seem a bit like a gimmick - two young New Yorkers trying to maneuver their way through the world of pop and folk armed with an arsenal of ukuleles and cymbals on their shoes may feel like a novelty. But, that could not be further from the truth, because duo Nalani & Sarina are here and demanding to be taken seriously.
It has been more than 20 years since John McCrea formed Cake, the band noted for their ability to point out the ridiculousness of our modern existene with deadpan delivery and made famous in the mainstream for their hit "The Distance."
Society always celebrates the records that top the Billboard 200 album chart. Back of The Billboards is a Music Times weekly segment that looks at the opposite end: the new record that finished closest to the back of the Billboard 200 for the previous week. We hope to give a fighting chance to the bands you haven't heard of.
If you follow Taylor Swift, you know that America's sweetheart loves to spend time in the kitchen. She bakes pies, cookies and cupcakes, makes homemade crepes for breakfast and roasts perfect looking turkeys. Now that she's on Tumblr, she's not just sharing the pics of her creations, she's sharing the recipes! Read this
Even if their love couldn't last forever, these music videos certainly will. Check out the nine most iconic real relationships depicted in music videos below: Read this
In support of her upcoming album Sweet Talker, British pop star Jessie J has announced two intimate U.S. shows in October, according to a press release. On Oct. 9, she will be performing at New York's Gramercy Theater, followed by an Oct. 14 performance at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles to celebrate the release of Sweet Talker on the same day. Read this
Run The Jewels potential remix "Meow The Jewels" got us thinking: A) Cats are awesome (we're always thinking this) and B) what other albums would we like to see/hear after getting the cat treatment? Read this
Music Times checked out the most recent census data to confirm what the nine largest cities in the United States are and then went out in search of songs titled after that city. This means ONLY the town names, with no extra words ("New York" applies..."Let's Get Rid of New York" by The Randoms does not, for example). Read this
DJ Skee revealed that multiple sources have told him that Hov and Bey are working on a new joint album. They are reportedly looking to drop it sometime this year.Read more »
In celebration of the 40th anniversary of their debut album, Rolling Stone reports that Canadian prog trio Rush will be releasing a DVD box set titled R40, which compiles five of the band's previously released concert films along with a bonus disc of previously unreleased live footage, including a full concert from 1974 with original drummer John Rutsey. R40 will come on 10 DVDs, or 6 Blu-rays, and is set for release on Nov. 11th.Read more »
Britney Spears may be calling Las Vegas home for quite a while longer. New reports are suggesting that the "Perfume" singer could be extending her Planet Hollywood Britney: Piece of Me residency for another two years.Read more »
Despite the fact that French Montana and Khloe Kardashian have called it quits, apparently rapper Trina still feels some time of way since being dumped for the reality star.Read more »
It looks as if Arnold Schwarzenegger is fulfilling his promise to promote the upcoming South Indian film I, because The Expendables star just attended the film’s launch event, according to BillboardRead more »
Nick Jonas is not too proud to admit he gets a little crazy when it comes to his girlfriend (and former Miss USA) Olivia Culpo, and now the former Jonas Brother has laid it all out in the new music video for his latest single "Jealous."Read more »