With new releases from both Australia darling Kylie Minogue and my-milkshake-hasnâ€™t-brought-boys-to-the-yard-since-2003â€™s Kelis, the dance-pop void in your life â€“ of which you are likely unaware â€“ is filled at last! Bust out your spandex folks, â€˜cause this here is a dance-off.
The Bay Bridged’s annual Bay Area Takeover of SXSW showcase has confirmed a laundry list of some of the Bay’s best talent, including rockers Leopold and his Fiction, country-tinged indie rockers Or, the Whale (pictured), and Geographer, to name a handful.
Quincy Jones has done it again, but this time it’s for Haiti. The mega-producer has reached out to nearly 100 musicians to re-record the hit song “We Are the World” to benefit the Haiti Relief Fund. The song, which was recorded in 1985, originally raised $30 million for African humanitarian programs.
Electro pop darlings YACHT will be touring North America beginning in February with a full band in tow.