With just three singles this year -- the misty-lens ballads "Touch" and "Just Once" and the umtempo dance-pop track "Indecision" -- Shura established a compelling, unmistakable artistic imprint. The…   Read Story »
Earlier this month, Bette Midler put out a covers album of all girl groups called It's The Girls!, which includes songs from the Supremes, the Shangri-Las, and the Ronettes. The newest song on the…   Read Story »
Back when Apple pulled that whole U2 stunt, they also announced Apple Pay, a way to pay for products using your phone instead of a credit card. Bleachers star in Chase's new ad for the service. Jack…   Read Story »
If you're prone to checking out AcclaimedMusic.net, you may have noticed that Kool & The Gang have but one song in the top 6000: 1980's "Celebration," nestled at #3383, between Fuck Buttons'…   Read Story »
This week we looked at 26 bands from the NYC rock resurgence of the '00s (i.e., the bands that were cool when I started this blog 75 years ago). Meanwhile, several bands that were popular 20 years…   Read Story »