Friday, January 24, 2020

Artist News

Beyoncé Drops New Track “Bow Down/I Been On”

By Pauline France Beyoncé uploaded a new Hit-Boy-produced song titled "Bow Down/I Been On" on her SoundCloud yesterday (March 17). The song, which has an electro-pop/rap feel, includes the lyrics "I took some time to live my life, but don't think...

Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day With Irish Music

By Pauline France To commemorate Saint Patty's Day, we're presenting you with a lucky four-leaf clover ensemble of the fine music highlighting different areas of the Irish genre, of course involving women. Enjoy, and sláinte! 1) Mary J. Blige and U2. Alright, so...

MAC Cosmetics to Launch Hayley Williams Collection

              By Pauline France Paramore frontwoman Hayley Williams and MAC Cosmetics have partnered to launch a vibrant, four-piece Williams signature makeup collection. “I didn’t wear makeup at all. Photographers would beg me to wear chapstick and I’d say no,” Williams told People magazine in...

Thao Nguyen of Thao and The Get Down Stay Down Talks Women’s Prison Work...

By Pauline France Thao Nguyen, frontwoman for San Francisco-based band Thao and the Get Down Stay Down, spoke with AOL's Spinner to share her experiences as a volunteer in a California women's prison. Nguyen told the website that the California Coalition for...

Zildjian Sisters Craigie and Debbie Zildjian Interviewed by NBC TODAY Show

            By Pauline France NBC TODAY's Bob Dotson recently paid a visit to Zildjian Cymbals' factory in Norwell, Mass., to learn about the company's nearly 400-year-old history in an interview with Zildjian sisters Craigie and Debbie Zildjian. Craigie, Zildjian CEO, and Debbie,...

WALL Premieres New Single “Left To Wonder”

By Pauline France Last month, UK-based singer WALL dropped the title track off her upcoming EP Shoestring, due April 2. The singer recently premiered "Left To Wonder," another single off her new album, which you can enjoy below. WALL is set to...

Kit Monsters Interviews Blues Guitarist Malina Moye

By Pauline France Kit Monsters, a UK-based website covering musicians, recently interviewed acclaimed blues guitarist Malina Moye. Moye, who grew up in a musical family, regularly plays with her father, bass player George Moye. "It's great to be playing with my dad,"...

Folk Duo The Wellspring to Debut as Official Showcase Artists at SXSW

By Pauline France L.A.-based Indie-Folk duo The Wellspring are set to debut as official showcase artists at the 2013 South by Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas. The band will premiere two singles from their first full-length album The Girl Who...

Laura Stevenson Announces Spring Headline Tour, Hits SXSW

                By Pauline France New York-based singer-songwriter Laura Stevenson announced spring headline tour dates in support of her upcoming album Wheel, due April 23 via Don Giovanni records. The tour, kicking off March 9 in Silver Spring, Md., and wrapping up in...

Vote Now for The Most Influential Woman In Pop Via AOL

              By Pauline France To celebrate Women's History Month, AOL Music Blog is holding a weekly poll during  March to unveil the most influential woman in pop music. So far, the contenders include Madonna, Katy Perry, Christina Aguilera, Beyoncé, Selena Gomez, Britney...