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PHOTOS: Boston Calling May 2016 Day # 1

Check out the full online photo gallery from Boston Calling Music Festival on May 27th 2016 at City Hall Plaza after the jump. Purchase a CD at each band’s website, and keep an eye on the Boston Calling website to buy concert tickets for next May . All photos by Mike Splain.             Please follow and like us:

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Boston Calling Battles The Heat With Performances By Robyn, Miike Snow, Børns & More

Straight away we know Saturday is going to be a scorcher of a day—as the doors open the temperature has already hit the mid-80s and the sun is blazing. But that doesn’t stop the droves of dedicated fans from infiltrating City Hall Plaza for the third year and sixth installment of Boston Calling. They’re here to see everyone from Børns to Dallas Green (City and Colour), to the headliners Miike Snow and Robyn, and every other major talent in between. (You can see the full lineup here). Please follow and…

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WATCH: Giorgio Moroder feat. Sia “Déjà Vu”

It was early last month when it was announced that Giorgio Moroder would be coming out with a new album called Déjà Vu. The album itself will drop June 12, but a new music video featuring Sia has been released–check it out after the jump! The video follows a young man who is having “déjà vu” and keeps returning to a hotel to give flowers to a mysterious girl that he can’t seem to find. The beginning is set up with the driver telling him that “girls are like shadows; if you follow them, they…

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Giorgio Moroder’s New Déjà Vu Album

74-year-old Italian DJ Giorgio Morodo is coming out with a new album–the first one he’s released in 30 years. The album, out June 12, is titled Déjà Vu and features famous pop artists, including Kylie Minogue, who was in Morodo’s song “Right Here, Right Now” which you can watch after the jump (the full track list will be listed as well). Some other popular artists that are to be on this new album are Britney Spears, Sia and Charli XCX. From what we’ve heard with “Right Here, Right Now,” we can only imagine that…

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WATCH: All Time Low Covers Sia’s “Elastic Heart” on Radio 1

This morning on BBC Radio 1, All Time Low performed a live cover of Sia‘s “Elastic Heart.” Watch it after the jump and let us know what you think of this alternative version! Their cover offers a softer rendition of the song, which is pretty enjoyable. Like most covers, it is difficult to make a song your own especially when it is originally done in a different genre. Regardless, All Time Low does not disappoint their fans (or Sia’s, really) with their performance of “Elastic Heart.” Check out another cover of…

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WATCH: Sia “Big Girls Cry”

Sia recently released the music video to her song “Big Girls Cry” from her 2014 album 1000 Forms of Fear. It stars 12-year-old dancer Maddie Ziegler, who copies Sia’s hairstyle for the video.  Ziegler was also in Sia’s “Chandelier” and “Elastic Heart” music videos. Check it out after the jump, and let us know your thoughts in the comments below. It is a passionate and intense performance by Ziegler, who does an exceptional job of making us feel moved vulnerable, and maybe even a little jealous–I mean, what were you doing when you were twelve? Regardless,…

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STREAM: Hearts & Hands “Elastic Heart” Cover

Hearts & Hands has released a cover of Sia’s song, “Elastic Heart.” The band has been in the studio working on their next album, following their 2013 album, My Own Machine. You can check out the cover video below! If you want to listen to more music from Hearts & Hands, you can purchase a CD here. If you want to catch the band on tour, you can buy concert tickets here. Please follow and like us:

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INTERVIEW: Kat Robichaud (Kat Robichaud And The Darling Misfits)

Infectious Magazine recently caught up with glam rocker Kat Robichaud, the mastermind behind Kat Robichaud and the Darling Misfits. We discussed all the details of her forthcoming self-titled album (continue reading for the release date), her thoughts on the Spotify revenue debates, the possibility of playing some shows with an old friend from The Voice, and much more.  Please follow and like us:

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Eminem Releases 28 Song Album

Eminem recently released a two-disc album titled Shady XV that holds 28 songs, including some of his classic recordings along with new material. The album was put out by Shady Records label and was the fifteenth release on their fifteenth anniversary. Eminem, while being the main artist of the album, was also the executive producer of the entire project. The first single to come out has been “Guts Over Fear” which features Sia, the well-known “Chandelier” singer. As of March, Eminem was named the second highest best-selling male artist, right behind…

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What A Crazy Race: The Pursuit Of A “Career” In The Music Industry

Bumper to bumper, red lights at every turn & speed cameras taking you by surprise. Sound familiar? If you’re an artist in the music industry then you’ll quickly recognize the traffic parallels, there to greet and then block you around every corner (in that order). The pertinent question of the day, however – will you let it stop you in your tracks, or will you let it shape you into a better artist? Today the more obvious roadblock of music piracy gets most of the coverage, however whilst the rest…

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