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Prince's video for his new single "Rock And Roll Love Affair" is nothing more than a casual soundstage-performance clip, but it's worth watching anyway, for one particularly bald bit of innuendo and…   Read Story »
Prince isn't exactly a regular part of the late-night TV musical-guest rotation, so Jimmy Kimmel Live! scored a major coup by booking him on the show last night. On the show proper, he…   Read Story »
L.A. synth traveler DāM-FunK has never been exactly shy about his Prince influence, but he makes it just a little more concrete today, covering Prince's "When Doves Cry" B-side "17 Days" as the…   Read Story »
Last night, Frank Ocean performed at L.A.'s the Wiltern for his Channel Orange release show. Today, some footage of the performance has surfaced, including clips where Earl Sweatshirt joins Frank on…   Read Story »
Hot Chip stopped by Zane Lowe's BBC 1 show for a live session recently, performing tracks from their forthcoming In Our Heads as well as covering Prince's 1987 hit "If I Was Your Girlfriend." The…   Read Story »
In a lot of ways, Prince's Sign "O" The Times, which celebrates its 25th anniversary tomorrow, is the last great double-album of the LP era. When I bought a used-CD version years after it came out, I…   Read Story »
A day after broadcasting their sold out NYC T5 show on YouTube, Sleigh Bells brought their Marshall stacks and tourist guitarist Jason Boyer to the considerably more intimate SNL studios across town.…   Read Story »
It's been a while since we checked in with L.A. multi-instrumentalist and experimental popster Evan Voytas, but he recently recorded this cover of Prince's "Nothing Compares 2 U" and today you can…   Read Story »
"I couldn't find any paid employment this week," tweeted Max Tundra the other day. "So I recorded a Prince cover instead." Productive! It's a faithful take on the '79 R&B hit "I Wanna Be Your…   Read Story »
Not so long ago Robyn covered the goddess Björk's "Hyperballad." Now from Robyn's session for BBC4's On Track With SEAT comes her take on the god Prince's "When Doves Cry," aka the most experimental…   Read Story »