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Gorillaz returned to the stage for the first time since 2010, premiering their upcoming record 'Humanz' at a small venue in London.

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Ed Sheeran played a large role in Friday's Red Nose Day special as the singer performed, appeared in a comedy sketch and hosted an emotional segment where he traveled to Liberia to meet with homeless and parentless children.

In the video, produced by Comic Relief, Sheeran meets JD, a Liberian boy who spent

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A day after Gorillaz outlined their new LP Humanz, Damon Albarn and his all-star troupe debuted the album in its entirety at a secret gig at London's Printworks. Portions of

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Once upon a time – when SXSW was a regional-upstart event and Austin, Texas, was smaller and weirder – this was the place and season for the unknown to be seen and signed. Vans pulled into town, and parking was still plentiful. Reputations were made in 35-minute sets, and major labels started doing the math. Albums and even careers, however fleet and frustrating, followed.

This is

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'Hippopotamus,' the 24th album by Sparks, will be released Sept. 8.

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Liam Gallagher gave an update on the rehearsals for his first solo shows.

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After three decades of using the same computerized voice, Stephen Hawking searches for a fresh tone, auditioning a group of A-list actors in a hilarious clip created for Comic Relief's

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Michael Stipe revealed that he's currently at work on a "series of books" about his life, including his time with R.E.M. The photo book, which the singer is working on with frequent collaborator Jonathan Berger, is

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The New Pornographers have given us a third taste of what to expect from 'Whiteout Conditions' in the form of the title track.

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Ice-T chronicles the horror of police brutality in the visceral video for "Black Hoodie," his new single with metal outfit Body Count. The clip opens with an innocent man shot dead in a parking lot as police sirens echo in the background.

"All these people out here tripping off police brutality like this shit

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Devonté Hynes co-directed an experimental short film soundtracked by songs from his 2016 Blood Orange LP, Freetown Sound. The impressionistic

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Someone has doctored a video to make it look like Vladimir Putin is singing Radiohead's breakout hit.

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Megadeth will join Scorpions on a North American fall tour launching September 14th in Reading, Pennsylvania and concluding October 15th in Tampa, Florida. The 16-date trek, dubbed

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Oh, but he's weird and he's wonderful. Elton John has spent 50 glorious years building one of the strangest songbooks in music – there isn't a pop trend this genius hasn't pillaged at least once. He's ruled the radio since the 1970s, crooning sensitive ballads, filthy glam-rockers and everything in between.

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While the members of Talking Heads were off doing separate projects, Sire Records put out the two-disc 'The Name of This Band is Talking Heads' in March 1982.

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