Category: Music

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Iconic Concert: B.B. King Live By Request

Yesterday the world lost a blues legend with the passing of B.B. King at the age of 89. Even people who knew nothing of the blues were familiar with the guitarist, whose diverse audience was introduced to King via duets with a wide variety of artists including U2, D’Angelo, Eric…

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Britney Spears Covers 90s Hit “Tom’s Diner”

In 1987, singer-songwriter Suzanne Vega released an a cappella track called “Tom’s Diner” about New York City’s Tom’s Restaurant, the Morningside Heights diner immortalized as Monk’s Cafe on Seinfeld. In 1990, British dance music producers DNA remixed the track, transforming it into a club hit. Now Italian producer and disco…

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Hear Kurt Cobain’s Newly Uncovered Beatles Cover

Kurt Cobain once said “I like the Beatles, but I hate Paul McCartney,” an interesting comment considering McCartney composed a good deal of the band’s material. And what’s even more interesting is that Brett Morgen, director of the upcoming documentary Kurt cobain: Montage of Heck, unearthed this never-before-heard cover of…