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Wilkes Barre Times-LeaderAldean mixes old and new REVIEWWilkes Barre Times-Leader1 four times in the last three years, warmed up the crowd nicely with a 45-minute set, split just about evenly between ballads and beer songs. Young's highlights included his first chart topper, “Gettin' You Home (The Black Dress Song),” early in his ...and more »
New 'O Brother' set serves up more old-timey musicNewsOK.comand the film's best-selling soundtrack, which helped turn old-timey music into hit pop tunes again. Clooney's stab at singing the film's signature song still remains in the vaults, but an expanded version of the soundtrack — in stores last week ...and more »
The GuardianChina bars some Lady Gaga hits from download sitesThe Associated PressSix Lady Gaga songs in all were on the list, all from her latest album. The 12-year-old ballad "I Want It That Way" by the Backstreet Boys was also targeted. Dozens of Hong Kong and Taiwanese pop songs and a few Western hits were listed as well. ...Lady Gaga, Katy Perry and Backstreet Boys tracks on China blacklistThe GuardianKaty Perry, Lady Gaga Banned in China for Being too Explicit [PHOTOS and VIDEOS]International Business Times AULada Gaga and Katy Perry banned by Chinese culture ministryThe Periscope PostForeign Policy (blog) -National Post (blog) -Business Insiderall 304 news articles »
ABC NewsAlzheimer's not slowing down Glen CampbellChicago Sun-Times“I still want to do an album called 'Old Folks' Songs.' ” One reason for such optimism may be his, perhaps fortunate, inability to retain the bad news he's been told over and over. Far from traumatized, he vacillates between blase and oblivious about ...For Glen Campbell, the past is a presentUSA TodayAlbum Review: Glen Campbell – Ghost on the CanvasConsequence of SoundGlen Campbell confronts his ghosts on final albumSan Francisco ChronicleHouston Chronicleall 159 news articles »
Brian Wilson on the Beach Boys, Gershwin and DisneyDaily Breeze(Getty Images / Gaye Gerard) Are there any songs you wouldn't consider performing any more? You mean the old Beach Boys songs? No, we do all the old songs. Most people think "Pet Sounds" is the best Beach Boys album. Do you have a favorite one besides ...Surf's up with Brian Wilson and Dick Dale this weekendVentura County Starall 4 news articles »
The old Cold Chisel's last song for youThe Daily Telegraph"We got together at Jim's studio after we did the V8s concert and some people identified this song as a possible single for the future." The band will give the song away as a free download to encourage their loyal legion of fans to decide the songs on ...and more »
Wired NewsMeet the 19-Year-Old Who Built Björk's 'Virus' App -- and Some of the First ...Wired NewsOne guy wanted the theme from the television show 24 to play on his iPhone, and about a month after the iPhone came out, they were already able to use the same mechanism iTunes uses to put songs on your device to put ringtones onto the iPhone. ...and more »
60-Year-Old On Trial For Sharing 2900 Songs OnlineTorrentFreakIn July 2009, the 60-year-old from Bälinge near Uppsala is said to have used Direct Connect to share around 2900 songs. This week he is on trial at the Uppsala District Court, a hearing which is being broadcast live by the youth division of the Pirate ...and more »
CTV.caJoe Jonas: I Didn't Write a Song About Dumping Taylor SwiftUs MagazineThe 22-year-old singer told London's Metro that his new single "Love Slayer" is not about his ex-girlfriend Taylor Swift. "No. That's not about her," he told the paper. "When I write songs, I don't say who they are about because I don't want the ...Is Joe Jonas' New Single About Taylor Swift?RumorFixJoe Jonas Denies Rumors That New Song Is About Taylor SwiftTaste of CountryJoe Jonas: Opening for Britney Spears a 'Dream Come True'Monsters and Critics.comall 78 news articles »
Songs of old crooner come to life Thurs. at the Buskirk-ChumleyIndiana Daily Student“Splish Splash,” “Dream Lover” and “Beyond the Sea” are a few of the many songs that made Bobby Darin a legendary entertainer. This vocal powerhouse may no longer be living, but his hits will come to life on stage this ...and more »
...for a couple months before we go out and sing them." Steinkamp makes sure that members have their music. "We sing the same songs May, June and July. Then we do August, September and October," Steinkamp said. "Usually we sing songs that pertain to the season,...
...songs for a couple months before we go out and sing them." Steinkamp makes sure that members have their music. "We sing the same songs May, June and July. Then we do August, September and October," Steinkamp said. "Usually we sing songs that pertain to the...
...they've succeeded, even if with some juggling. Take, for example the last record, "Original Sin": it features beloved INXS songs re-worked by newer artists including, Tricky and John Mayer. The album — another way they're merging old school with the new —...
The Cast of Madea's Big Happy Family sing some Old School Songs - Madea Big Happy Family
Washington Postfood, music, sex, loveSan Francisco ChronicleWhat is your favorite song? A: I don't actually have a favorite song. It would be so unfair to all the other songs. But I discovered one, which is in the ...'Soul Kitchen' director tries his hand at comedyThe Patriot Ledgerall 10 news articles »
Dallas Morning NewsExperience the days of the Wild West in Dodge CityDallas Morning News... Morning News DODGE CITY, Kansas – Read history books, watch a marathon of Western movies and fill your iPod with old cowboy songs, but it isn't enough. ...and more »
Los Angeles TimesThe Sunday Conversation: Cyndi LauperLos Angeles TimesI remember in '87, I met Grover Washington, and he knew the old songs that I was studying. You couldn't really play the old songs with anybody because ...and more »
A Hotel, A Phone Number and a SongHuffington Post (blog)He pitched his songs to anyone who'd listen, then repaired to nearby Lindy's to eat the city's best cheesecake and share war stories with other musicians, ...and more »
Telegraph.co.ukThe Libertines rekindle the good old days at Leeds festival 2010The Guardian (blog)They play a brilliantly aggressive set on hometurf where we're reminded that Mirror Kisses and You Were Always The One are among the best songs of the 21st ...Leeds Festival 2010: The Libertines wow crowd with stunning comebackMetroCarl Barât: 'I'd love to do another Libertines album'NME.comKlaxons promise 'new rave' will live on at Reading And Leeds FestivalsNME.comall 291 news articles »
msnbc.comCee Lo's f-bomb tune goes bigUSA TodayCrazy, his Grammy-winning 2006 hit with Gnarls Barkley was a massive hit and last year toppedRolling Stones' 50 Best Songs of the Decade list. ...Cee Lo Green Returns With "THE LADY KILLER"; First Solo Album in Over Six ...Marketwire (press release)all 249 news articles »
Live review: Lucinda Williams and JP, Chrissie & the Fairground Boys at the ...Los Angeles Times (blog)Williams played only two new songs, from a forthcoming album, and lots of old favorites. Hynde played no old songs, sticking to tracks from “Fidelity,” the ...and more »
San Francisco Chronicle (blog)Bob Dylan at the WarfieldSan Francisco ChronicleWith his crack five-piece band following his every move, Dylan shifted his old songs around and burrowed into vocal performances that teetered on the ...Bob Dylan Rocks the Classics at the FoxSF Weekly (blog)all 48 news articles »
Boston GlobeSoft rock puts up its DukesBoston GlobeProbably the biggest fun we're going to have is doing the old [cover songs] we like to do. Q. Do you envision fisticuffs in the rehearsal room over song ...SEE YOU IN SEPTEMBERAsbury Park Pressall 3 news articles »
Interference.comU2 Continues To Amaze With New & Old SongsInterference.comU2 truly mixed up the setlist and the songs by debuting a semi-acoustic (“a sort of Busker version” according to Bono) “No Line On The Horizon. ...and more »
Why Your Business Needs a HookBusinessWeekMy 4-year-old daughter cannot interpret the nuances of pop songs—in some cases that's a good thing—but she runs around the house repeating Lady Gaga's "ppp ...and more »
OK! MagazineRufus Wainwright Previews Songs For Lulu In New YorkAmerican Songwriter... night In the old-world, French salon-style Rose Bar in New York City, Rufus Wainwright sat at the piano, by a roaring fire, and unveiled the songs from ...Drew, Scarlett, And Penn Show Up To Support Rufus WainwrightX17 Online (blog)all 16 news articles »
News of the WorldLive: Kate NashNews of the WorldA low-key tour to try its songs live, Kate force-feeds them to the increasingly restless crowd, with just one of the old songs among seven newies. ...
Digital SpyAmerican Idol Top 12 Takes on Rolling Stones Tuesday NightTransWorldNews (press release)It will certainly be awkward watching the 17-year-old Stevens and 16-year-old Kelly take on songs that typically carry specific undertones that nobody wants ...The final 12: American Idol's intrepid survivorsThe ProvinceIdol's ninth season an exercise in 'shock and awfulness'Vancouver Sun'American Idol 9' - Assessing the Top 12The Post-Standard - Syracuse.com (blog)Toledo Blade -MTV.com -Towanda Daily Reviewall 69 news articles »
E! Online (blog)Justin Bieber Releases 'U Smile,' Announces Summer Tour DatesMTV.com'U Smile' is one of the best songs I have ever recorded,' 16-year-old tweets of new song. By Jocelyn Vena On Tuesday (March 16), Justin Bieber released the ...Justin Bieber coming to Cincinnati in JuneCincinnati.comJustin Bieber headed to OmahaOmaha World-HeraldJustin Bieber books Newark, Trenton and New York showsThe Star-Ledger - NJ.comMTV UK -Gaston Gazette -Rap-Up.comall 69 news articles »
Globe and MailReport: Michael Jackson Estate Inks Record $250 Million Sony DealFOXBusinessSony is expected to release an album of previously unreleased Jackson songs before the end of this year and eventually reissue expanded versions of old ...Michael Jackson's Estate Signs $ 250 Million Deal with Sony Music EntertainmentUK Today NewsMichael Jackson: Still Wanted, Dead or AliveWall Street Journal (blog)Michael Jackson Estate Signs $250M DealTheStreet.com (subscription)ABH News -Gather.com -BBC Newsall 989 news articles »
Irish Minstrels return to the ParamountAustin Herald“We feel it's very important for people to remember the way old songs used to be,” Melissa said. “Instead of rock n' roll … we feel it's important we keep ...
ReutersThe Stooges, Genesis, Abba Join the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at Historic ...Rolling Stone“I loved Jimmy Cliff so much I would take Jimmy Cliff songs and sing them with Christian words,” Jean said. “There are two people in my entire lifetime that ...ABBA, Hollies, Genesis enter Rock Hall in NYC bashThe Associated PressRock and Roll Hall of Fame ready to induct mostly non-Rock acts (again)Online Rock RadioRock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony 2010: A Closer LookWall Street Journal (blog)California Chronicle -Examiner.com -Film.comall 1,042 news articles »
New York Daily News'Looking For a New England, New Folk: Old Roots'New York Daily NewsThe stars here may well dust these ancient songs off with their own passion and flair. But they're not marrying them to any specifically modern genres. ...
Culture of Past Eras: Dance, Chant and Song That Span the CenturiesNew York TimesFor this canny assemblage of groups, all credit to Frederick Renz, the coordinator and host of the event and an old hand on the New York early-music scene, ...and more »
...money. We thank you. Build on. 6. If I Had A Hammer. This old classic song is by Peter, Paul and Mary. Yes, it may be a bit dated but, it adds variety to this top 10 best construction songs list, you must admit. Grab that hammer and nail. Be proud to. ...
...who made hits like ‘Hum Tum’ and ‘Fanaa’, told IANS. Kumar Taurani, managing director of Tips Industries, said: ‘Inclusion of songs depends upon situations. One can only put a Holi song in a film if it is going with the flow of the script. In my films I only...
CNNCorinne Bailey Rae heals after husband's tragic deathCNNCNN: Your first single, "I'd Do It All Again," was one of the first songs you wrote for this album, before everything changed in your life. ...and more »
BBC 6 MusicStrokes' live returnBBC 6 MusicAs soon as we're done recording, we're going to go in and practise all those old songs." They have another high profile festival date at the Isle of Wight ...The Strokes say they hope to release their new LP in SeptemberRadio 1The Strokes Want To Release New Album In SeptemberGigwiseall 7 news articles »
CBC.caWhite Stripes declare battle over US army ad songThe GuardianThe 56-year-old Salt Lake City resident says any resemblance is coincidental. "They said they wanted some high-energy music, and I gave them three demos, ...Musician Apologizes for Super Bowl Ad Song's Similarity to White Stripes SongTheCelebrityCafe.comWhite Stripes Claim Air Force Ad Ripped Off Their MusicCalgary HeraldNews Roundup: White Stripes Vs. The Air Force, Men At Work Are Innocent, Don't ...American Songwriterall 443 news articles »
Charleston City PaperTyler Mechem and Crowfield figure out who they areCharleston City PaperThe old songs are more energetic now than they were on the album, and there's a more dynamic element there on stage." If 2008 was a period of transition for ...and more »
BBC NewsMusicians from south Wales are to sing at the Eurovision Song Contest in May ...BBC NewsJon Lilygreen and The Islanders are a 22-year-old Coleg Gwent performing arts student and five musicians from Cyprus, Norway and Scotland with local links. ...and more »
Music That Changed History and Still ResonatesNew York TimesIf any music can claim to have changed history, it was the songs of the civil rights movement. Rooted in the hymns, gospel and rural ballads of the ...and more »
American Idol Episode Recap: "Hollywood Week, Round 1"Seattle Post IntelligencerLeave it to Kara to ruin it by comparing the guy to Adam Lambert and his ability to re-interpret songs. Re-interpret, yes, but not screech annoyingly. ...and more »
14-year-old wins Rowlett talent showMcKinney Courier GazetteMonk showed off some of his best dance moves to a mixture of different songs. After the moves of Monk, the audience was given a powerful vocal performance ...and more »
Keeping the punk legacy aliveWireWatching young fans react to decades-old songs is a surreal experience for Marky. “That's something that's unbelievable,” he said. “We never expected that. ...
CMT.com (blog)Review: Josh Turner too one-dimensional on new CDSan Francisco ChronicleSo Turner returns with more lighthearted songs about women, balanced with sensitive ballads, which are his strength. The love songs "As Fast As I Could" and ...Josh Turner's Schedule Is Going Haywire LatelyCMT.com (blog)Josh Turner Q&A: Country star has faith, several hit songs, and no idea who ...Entertainment Weeklyall 38 news articles »
...I Google "Valentine's Day" or "Love Songs"...wow. There are about a ga-gillion results! Turns out, most of us are just sappy old romantics at heart. Men and Women. Young and old. Teens and Adults. Americans, Europeans, Asians, Mexicans, Irish, Australian. Black,...
A LOT OFF OLD SONGS
...romantic holiday for the one you love! Country music is well known for it's romantic songs. There are many beautiful songs and powerful singers, as well as amazing stories that are told. The following are my choices for the top 25 of country love songs. These...
Portrait of an artist as an old woman: Do what you loveBoston GlobeOne wonders how many other paintings, manuscripts, sculptures, inventions, songs, and works of art have been missed because the artists didn't live to be ...