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The Week In Pop: Instead Of Going Big, Kacey Musgraves Goes Home

Chris is out on paternity leave so I'm taking over The Week In Pop for a couple of weeks...
Caitlin White | June 25, 2015 - 3:55 pm
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The Best Soundtrack Moments Of January 2015: Game Of Thrones, The Americans, A Most Violent Year, & More

January is a tricky month for this column. Of course, it's when all the bad movies come out. A bunch of great TV shows returned…
Ryan Leas | February 5, 2015 - 12:27 pm
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The Best Soundtrack Moments Of February 2014: True Detective, The Americans, Guardians Of The Galaxy, & More

Last month, I lead into this saying how January has a bad reputation for new movies. But it's really February that's the wasteland, where we're…
Ryan Leas | February 27, 2014 - 1:53 pm
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Watch Pearl Jam Cover The Police’s “Driven To Tears” With Sting In NYC

Pearl Jam concerts always include a handful of covers, and major-market arena shows almost always include a famous guest or two. So you'll not be…
Chris DeVille | May 3, 2016 - 9:24 am
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Watch Herbie Hancock, Aretha Franklin, Terrace Martin, & More Cover Prince At The White House For International Jazz Day

Yesterday was International Jazz Day, and last night, ABC broadcast an edited version of the All-Star Global Concert that took place on the South Lawn…
Peter Helman | May 1, 2016 - 12:31 pm
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Watch Sting Play A Police Medley, Drake Play Ping Pong At NBA All-Star Game

Sting provided the entertainment for tonight's NBA All-Star Game halftime show, performing a medley of Police songs (plus his own "Desert Rose") backed by the…
Peter Helman | February 14, 2016 - 11:10 pm
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Sting & Peter Gabriel Announce Joint North American Tour

Sting and Peter Gabriel are two of the old gods of ambitious, searching, prog-inclined '80s pop. The two English gentlemen toured together in the late…
Tom Breihan | January 19, 2016 - 9:42 am
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Watch Bruce Springsteen, Pharrell, Sia, Eric Church, Miguel, & More Perform At Concert For Progress On Race In America

Last night, A&E aired Shining A Light: A Concert for Progress On Race In America as a two-hour special. Taped at LA's Shrine Auditorium on…
Peter Helman | November 21, 2015 - 12:52 pm

Sting, Katy Perry, Jim James Sing The Praises Of Transcendental Meditation In NYC

When the Beatles embraced Transcendental Meditation in the late ‘60s, they did so under the tutelage of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, the guru who developed the…
Scott Lapatine | November 5, 2015 - 12:48 pm
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Bruce Springsteen, Miguel, Pharrell Playing Race Equality TV Concert

Bruce Springsteen, Miguel, Pharrell, and more are scheduled to perform at Shining A Light: A Concert For Progress On Race In America, a new event…
James Rettig | October 22, 2015 - 11:25 am
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Watch Sting Perform Police Songs With Common At Global Citizen Fest

Yesterday's Chris Martin-curated charity concert Global Citizen Fest led to a number of surprise all-star collaborations. Ariana Grande joined Coldplay onstage to sing "Just A
Peter Helman | September 27, 2015 - 12:35 pm

Watch Sting Sing “Roxanne” Ragtime Style With Jimmy Fallon, “Every Breath You Take” With James Corden

Sting popped up on two late-night TV shows this week to do old Police songs in new ways. First, he appeared on The Late Late
James Rettig | May 23, 2015 - 1:55 pm
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Watch Bruce Springsteen Cover Sting At Kennedy Center Honors

The 37th annual Kennedy Center Honors ceremony aired on television last night, and the musicians recognized were Sting and Al Green. They were both treated…
James Rettig | December 31, 2014 - 12:04 pm
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Watch Sting Turn Classic Ringtones Into Stingtones

Sting was one of the guests on The Tonight Show last night, and Jimmy Fallon decided to have him play a little game where Sting…
James Rettig | October 17, 2014 - 8:54 am
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Nine Inch Nails, The Smiths, Green Day Among Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame 2015 Nominees

Once a year, around this time, the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame announces a whole new class of inductees who might be inducted into…
Tom Breihan | October 9, 2014 - 9:27 am
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Watch Beyoncé Join Jay Z, Sting Join No Doubt At Global Citizen Festival

Last night, the Global Citizen Festival was held in Central Park to a sold out crowd of around 60,000 people. Jay Z and No Doubt…
James Rettig | September 28, 2014 - 12:40 pm

The Afghan Whigs – “Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic” (The Police Cover)

Reunited soul-rock heroes the Afghan Whigs have famously covered artists like Barry White and Frank Ocean, but one popular song they attempted but left off…
Scott Lapatine | August 14, 2014 - 12:49 pm

Watch Neil Young’s PonoMusic Kickstarter Video With Arcade Fire, Beck, Jack White, & Many More

Yesterday we heard about the impending launch of Neil Young's PonoMusic through Kickstarter. Now the Kickstarter is live with a promo video featuring a dumbfounding…
Chris DeVille | March 11, 2014 - 5:07 pm
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Broken Bells, Flaming Lips, Sting To Play Letterman’s Beatles Covers Week

Everybody's celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of the Beatles' arrival in America, even us. But CBS is celebrating extra hard because they hosted the original Ed
Chris DeVille | January 31, 2014 - 4:52 pm
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Watch Disclosure Perform With Mary J. Blige In NYC

With their debut LP Settle, the British dance duo Disclosure released one of last year's best albums, and since then, they've continued to come up…
Tom Breihan | January 20, 2014 - 9:09 am
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