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ENTRANCE Discusses "Promises" 

ENTRANCE, aka Guy Blakeslee, is making a return to the road. Currently sharing stages on tour with Beach House, the singer-songwriter with a heart of gentle psychedelic gold is championing a new EP called Promises. Spike Jonze, who featured ENTRANCE's interpretation of Skip James' "I'm So Glad" in

HUNGER Introduce "Gravity" 

From the suburbs of Vienna, Austria, HUNGER are a band with big ambition. Currently preparing to release their debut album, For Love the trio of Daniel Rumpel, Johannes Herbts and Lucas Frendrich launched into their project with every intention of taking on global audiences. With their single

MTV VMAs Are Giving Kanye “Free-Reign” 

It appears that Kanye West will be given four minutes to do whatever he wants at this year's MTV Video Music Awards. TMZ reports, "A source close to production tells us MTV honchos are giving 'Ye 4 minutes to do with as he pleases. He can rap, sing, dance or even just stay silent ... and we're told

Lifetime Announces Britney Spears Biopic 

Lifetime has announced a biopic about Britney Spears. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the two-hour TV movie Britney will reveal the "tumultuous true story" of her rise to fame, fall from grace, and triumphant comeback. Natasha Bassett, who recently featured in the Cohen Brothers 'Hail Caeser!'

Liam Gallagher Plans New Solo Album 

On Thursday Liam Gallagher announced that he is working on a solo LP. "Very excited to be signing to the mighty Warner Brothers; looking forward to making some super sweet sounds," he noted in a statement. "Keep the faith!" The album will be released in 2017. With his usual forthright approach to