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WATCH: Lady Gaga Wins The Oscars And She Wasn’t Even Nominated

For the past few days, Lady Gaga, has been recounting her excitement about performing at the Oscars. Well, now we know why. She performed a medley of songs from Sound of Music (“The Hills Are Alive,” “My Favorite Things,” “Edelweiss,” and “Climb Every Mountain”)  making everyone who said she can’t sing completely speechless (and wrong). Actually let me rephrase that. Making everyone speechless. So, now we can add opera to the list of musical talents Gaga has that no one knew about. And to top it off, Julie Andrews seemed absolutely…

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Lady Gaga Will Sing At The Oscars

Lady Gaga officially announced today that she will be performing at the Oscars. No other details were given so it’s unclear whether this will be a group number, she will sing something off Cheek To Cheek or something else entirely. Tell us what you think she’s going to sing in the comment section. Read her official announcement from Twitter after the jump. You can purchase a CD or buy concert tickets here. Please follow and like us:

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Tegan And Sara To Perform At Oscars With The Lonely Island

Tegan And Sara will be joined by the Lonely Island at this year’s Oscars on February 22nd. The two groups will be performing the Oscar-nominated song “Everything Is Awesome”, originally written by Shawn Patterson, from The Lego Movie.  Tegan And Sara are currently working on their eighth record. However, the duo has also just released So Jealous X in honor of the ten year anniversary of their third studio album. So Jealous X features unreleased demos, b-sides. remixes, and a book. Check out some photos after the jump. Fans can purchase a CD here or…

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Anachronistic Film Soundtracks

In the article “Bad Movies With Great Soundtracks,” I mentioned something called anachronism, specifically in regards to Sofia Coppola’s Marie Antoinette. By definition in the World English Dictionary, “anachronism” is the representation of an event, person, or thing in a historical context in which it could not have occurred or existed. While it is a term that is most often used when people incorrectly reference something from a specific time period (i.e. wrongly stating an artist’s time period in which they worked), it has also been used to label a…

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PHOTOS OF THE WEEK #24

Happy Friday Infectious readers! This might sound crazy to obsessed music fans like us but studies have shown that there are happy, healthy people in the world who do not enjoy music! NPR discusses the strange but true topic here. The article explains that studies have shown that some people are indifferent and lack the ability to gain pleasure from music, although they can receive pleasure from other things in life, such as money and sex. After you read the article, be sure to test your music sensitivity with a short…

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