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Happy Halloween from Music Times! Check 5 Epic Concerts That Occurred on October 31: Bob Dylan, Grateful Dead and More

Oct 2014 17:15PM EDT

Happy Halloween! Hopefully you've got fun plans tonight even if it isn't a concert, but many excellent shows have taken place on this most pagan of holidays over the years. Music Times opted to select six notable Halloween performances worth remembering:READ MORE

LL Cool J

5 Spooky Hip-Hop Videos: LL Cool J, 2 Chainz, The Fat Boys, And More

Oct 2014 16:43PM EDT

Halloween is upon us so we've hand-selected five spooky hip-hop videos to kick off the celebration before the ghouls and goblins venture off into the night. Check out these five videos that are sure to get your heart racing with their catchy rhymes and creepy visuals.READ MORE

The Name of This Band is Talking Heads

5 Album Titles That Explain The Band Name

Oct 2014 15:26PM EDT

One of the most important things to consider when choosing a band name is how catchy, distinctive, and memorable it is, even if it doesn't necessarily make any sense. These five bands, however, chose names that needed a bit more clarification, and offered some explanations in some of their album titles.READ MORE

Joyce DiDonato Gets Premiere of a Lifetime--Sings National Anthem at Game 7 of World Series, Falls but Stuns Audiences

WATCH: Joyce DiDonato Sings (and Falls) for World Series National Anthem at Royals vs. Giants Game 7 [VIDEO]

Oct 2014 14:52PM EDT

Finally, Major League Baseball (MLB) recognized mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato and her plea to perform at the World Series. A Prairie Village native, those who tuned in watched the singer's dream finally come true in the seventh game of the World Series.READ MORE

Ramones - "Pet Sematary"

10 Great Songs Named After Horror Films

Oct 2014 10:27AM EDT

Happy Halloween! If you don't have time to watch any scary movies today, try listening to these 10 songs instead, which are all named after horror movies.READ MORE

Kevin Jonas Headshot

Kevin Jonas Dismisses Return to Music in Turn for App Development Career, Building Homes and Directing

Oct 2014 17:12PM EDT

Kevin Jonas rocketed to fame in the mid-2000s alongside his brothers Nick and Joe as the Jonas Brothers. After plans to release the JoBros' fifth album V came to a halt and the band broke up last year, Nick and Joe Jonas have since gone on to pursue solo careers, but the oldest JoBro is just as happy out of the limelight. Instead, he is now focusing his energy on the tech world, app development and a surprising career as a home renovator and contractor.READ MORE

Pink Floyd at Live 8.

Huge Moments in Concert Streaming History: Neil Young, U2, Paul McCartney and More

Oct 2014 16:31PM EDT

Fifteen years ago on this day Neil Young was having a pretty good if premature idea. It was the first of two days for his annual Bridge School Benefit Concert and Young had decided to try broadcasting the event live across the internet. How well it worked is debatable but he was definitely onto something.READ MORE

The Misfits reunited!

The Best and Worst Covers of The Misfits' "Halloween": AFI, Dropkick Murphys, Cradle of Filth and More

Oct 2014 14:26PM EDT

What better time to rank every cover of The Misfits classic holiday tune "Halloween" than Halloween?READ MORE

Gregg Allman plays at The Allman Brothers' last show on October 28.

The Allman Brothers Close Out Career at Beacon Theatre: 5 Other Huge Performances from The Classic Live Band

Oct 2014 16:22PM EDT

To celebrate the career of The Allman Brothers (it played its last show on October 28 in New York City) and the group's acclaimed live performances, Music Times points out five concerts of special note.READ MORE

Slayer - "Reign in Blood" (1986)

13 Best Albums To Play on Halloween

Oct 2014 20:58PM EDT

Halloween is coming up this Friday (in case you forgot), so if you're looking for some spooky music to play at your Halloween party, or just something to play around the house that night for some atmosphere, check out these 13 albums.READ MORE

Little May

6 Bands We Discovered At CMJ: Little May, Ages and Ages, STRNGRS, And More [LISTEN]

Oct 2014 18:48PM EDT

The 2014 CMJ Music Marathon has come to a close. It was a whirlwind week full of more music than was physically possible to check out. We made our way through Manhattan and Brooklyn to catch as many acts as we could. One of the best things about CMJ is discovering bands you never set out to see. In between checking out bands that we've been following for years and bands we're just now buzzing about, we got to find a few gems. Below are five acts that we saw at the right place at the right time.READ MORE

[Exclusive] Rapper Que Talks About 'Can You Digg It?' Mixtape After 'OG Bobby Johnson' Success, Advice 2 Chainz Gave Him, And First Big Purchase

Rapper Que Talks About 'Can You Digg It?' Mixtape after 'OG Bobby Johnson' Success, Advice 2Chainz Gave Him And First Big Purchase [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW]

Oct 2014 17:19PM EDT

Imagine its 2013 and you're an aspiring rapper trying tread water in a tough music industry with a follow-up record. In one of many late night recording sessions with fear fueling your ambition, you hear that catchy beat drop through the speakers, and a rush of excitement overcomes you when you confidently spit the first lines "OG Bobby Johnson." Thirty minutes later, you're no longer a one-hit-wonder and your life changes forever.READ MORE

Korn on 'South Park'

15 Years of "Korn's Groovy Pirate Ghost Mystery," The Best 'South Park' Episode Ever (Yes, We Mean It)

Oct 2014 16:30PM EDT

Today marks the 15th anniversary of the single greatest South Park episode of all time: "Korn's Groovy Pirate Ghost Mystery." That's a bold statement on your correspondent's part but he means every word of it.READ MORE

The Beach Boys - "Pet Sounds" (1966)

8 Albums The Flaming Lips Should Cover Next

Oct 2014 15:34PM EDT

This Wednesday, Oct. 28, The Flaming Lips will be releasing their full-length tribute to The Beatles's legendary "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band," which will be their fourth reinterpretation of a classic album, following Pink Floyd's "The Dark Side of the Moon," King Crimson's "In the Court of the Crimson King" and The Stone Roses's self-titled debut. If they ever plan on making anymore of these tribute albums, here are eight suggestions, including The Beach Boys and Led Zeppelin.READ MORE

Major Lazer, Diplo and former member Switch.

Major Lazer and 5 Other Performers with Animated TV Shows: The Beatles, The Jackson 5 and More [WATCH]

Oct 2014 15:16PM EDT

Major Lazer will be getting an animated series on FOX soon. Check out five other performers that got animated with their own weekly cartoons.READ MORE

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