Zara Larsson drops ‘Can’t Tame Her’

Zara Larsson

Single & video available now Multi-Platinum pop phenomenon Zara Larsson is back with “Can’t Tame Her,” a fiercely empowering new single available now via Sommer House/Black Butter Records. Co-written by Larsson with long-standing collaborators MNEK and MTHR – plus Grammy-winning…

J Balvin announces VR concert

J Balvin Futurum: A VR Concert Experience

Meta & iHeartMedia team for virtual event Meta has announced J Balvin Futurum: A VR Concert Experience, a 45-min immersive concert in partnership with iHeartRadio. The event premieres on Friday, February 17th at 9 pm ET/6 pm PT on the…

Niall Horan announces ‘Heaven’

Niall Horan

“Heaven” is Horan’s first new solo release in nearly three years Niall Horan is set to release “Heaven,” his first new solo single in nearly three years on February 17th via Capitol Records. The chart-topping artist wrote the track with…

Luke Combs unveils fourth album title

Luke Combs - Gettin' Old

Project contains 18 songs Luke Combs has unveiled that Gettin’ Old is the title of his fourth studio album, due March 24th via River House Artists/Columbia Nashville. The country star shared the news on social media on Thursday (Jan 26th) with…

Grammy Museum announces Shakira exhibit

Shakira, Shakira: The Grammy Museum Experience

First Shakira exhibit worldwide exhibits explores path to superstardom With a career spanning more than three decades, multi-Grammy Award-winning and Latin Grammy Award-winning Shakira has firmly established herself as a singer, songwriter, producer, dancer, visual artist, philanthropist, and global icon.…

Pantera axed from Austria’s Gasometer

Pantera 2022

Band is removed from festival lineup Pantera’s spring performance at Vienna, Austria’s Gasometer has been canceled by the promoters. Barracuda Music and Mind Over Matter Music shared the news in a social media statement on Wednesday (Jan 25th). “Pantera concert…

Lollapalooza Paris announces 2023 lineup

Lollapalooza Paris

Fest takes place this summer Kendrick Lamar, Rosalía and Stray Kids will headline the fifth edition of Lollapalooza Paris, along with performances by Lil Nas X, Aya Nakamura, Kygo, Central Cee, OneRepublic, Lindsey Stirling, Niall Horan, Rezz and many more.…

Justin Bieber sells music rights

Justin Bieber

Hipgnosis buys pop star’s rights Justin Bieber has sold his music rights to Hipgnosis Songs Capital for more than $200 million. The deal includes Bieber’s shares of publishing and recorded music catalog, his interest in publishing copyrights and master recordings…

Owl City earns first RIAA Diamond certification

Owl City

Pop star achieves 10 million sales of “Fireflies” Synth-pop pioneer Owl City has received his first RIAA Diamond certification for his groundbreaking 2009 debut single “Fireflies,” signifying sales in excess of 10 million units. The memorable mega-hit milestone track “Fireflies”…

Uriah Heep releases ‘Hurricane’

Uriah Heep - Chaos & Colour

Song is latest from 25th studio album British hard rock legends and progenators Uriah Heep have shared “Hurricane” as the second single from their forthcoming 25th studio album, Chaos & Colour, set for release January 27th via Silver Lining Music.…

Metallica announces ’72 Seasons’ global premiere

Metallica

Worldwide listening party will be held Apr 13th in movie theaters Metallica and Trafalgar Releasing are excited to extend an open invitation to a worldwide listening party: the global premiere of Metallica’s forthcoming 12th studio album, 72 Seasons. For one…

Maroon 5 drummer Ryan Dusick pens memoir

Maroon 5's Ryan Dusick

Dusick opens up about his rise, fall and recovery Ryan Dusick, the founding drummer of Maroon 5 and Pepperdine University Graduate School of Education and Psychology (GSEP) alumnus, has recently authored a book entitled Harder to Breathe: A Memoir of…

KT Tunstall announces North American tour

KT Tunstall

Trek supports latest album Nut KT Tunstall is ready to hit the road for a North American run of live shows beginning April 20th with four shows in eastern Canada before heading to the US beginning on April 28th in Boston.…

The Music Universe turns 10

The Music Universe Turns 10

Happy Birthday to us! The Music Universe is 10 years old today, Tuesday, January 24, 2023. My podcast and travel cohort Matt Bailey wanted to record a podcast episode. We did. However, I was uncomfortable publishing it so I went…

Pantera removed from two German festivals

Pantera

Reformed group will no longer play Rock Am Ring and Rock Im Park Pantera has been removed from Rock Am Ring and Rock Im Park, two German music festivals taking place simultaneously this summer. The removal stems from outcry over…

Tomorrow X Together drops fifth EP preview

Tomorrow X Together

The Name Chapter: Temptation drops Jan 27th K-pop superstar group Tomorrow X Together has dropped a preview for their fifth EP,  The Name Change: Temptation, dropping Friday, January 27th via Big Hit Entertainment. The highlight reel consists of the new…

Beck, Phoenix announces 2023 co-headlining summer tour

Beck & Phoenix 2023 Summer Odyssey Tour

Odyssey Tour runs for five weeks this summer Eight-time Grammy-winning artist Beck and Grammy-winning French band Phoenix have announced an upcoming co-headlining tour. Produced by Live Nation, the 19-city Summer Odyssey Tour run kicks off on Tuesday, August 1st in…

Stevie Nicks announces 2023 solo dates

Stevie Nicks in Concert

Nicks will play a handful of solo dates Following her highly successful 2022 shows, legendary Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Stevie Nicks has extended her touring run into 2023 with 14 performances across the US. Produced by Live Nation,…

Kansas launching 50th anniversary tour

Kansas 50th Anniversary Tour - Another Fork in the Road

50th Anniversary Tour – Another Fork in the Road kicks off this summer America’s preeminent progressive rock band, Kansas, will be touring 50 select North American cities to celebrate the band’s 50th anniversary. Kansas 50th Anniversary Tour – Another Fork…

Coldplay announces 2023 West Coast tour dates

Coldplay 2023

Band will perform four shows this Sept After a triumphant 2022 where Coldplay sold more concert tickets than any other artist and broke attendance records around the world, the band have announced their hugely-anticipated return to the US and Canada…

Nickelback announces 2023 Get Rollin Tour

Nickelback Get Rollin' 2023 Tour

Brantley Gilbert will join across all non-festival dates Nickelback has announced the upcoming 2023 Get Rollin’ Tour, in support of their most recent 10th studio album, Get Rollin’. Produced by Live Nation, the massive run will hit 38 cities this…