June 7, 2014
Daily Round-Up For June 7, 2014
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The Pretenders’ Chrissie Hyde is out promoting her new solo record Stockholm, so this week she stopped by a couple late night talk shows. First she appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to play her song Dark Sunglasses. She then stopped by The Colbert Report to be interviewed and play some more music. You can check out all of the video yourself back at Stereogum.
Dance producers and up and coming pop superstars Disclosure have released a new remix of Pharrell’s song Frontin’, featuring Jay-Z. You can find the song back at Consequence of Sound.
Popular ticket trading website Stubhub has released a new concert discovery app called Stubhub Music. All the details on this move can be found back at Dancing Astronaut.
Apple is reportedly developing a new headphone technology that would provide higher-quality sound on Apple devices. For all the details about the story, head back to Consequence of Sound.
Rapper A$AP Rocky’s rap crew, the A$AP Mob, have released a new track, entitled Hella Hoes. You can check it out for yourself back at The Music Ninja.
Google is interested in purchasing music streaming and playlist curation service Songza for $15 million, presumably for use with its own products. The suspected purpose of the acquisition seems to be for the smarter curation of its own massive Google Play service. To check all of the interesting details about this story for yourself, just head back to The Verge.
There are a couple of new tunes from G-Eazyout there today. You can find both Monica Lewinsky, which features Skinny Mars and KYLE, and The Day It All Changed, back at The Music Ninja.
Elvis Costello stopped by Late Show with David Letterman this week to debut a new song. You can find the video of Costello playing The Last Year of My Youth back at Stereogum.
Rick Ross has dropped one of the most positively star-studded new tracks in recent memory. This new song, entitled Finals, features French Montana, Gunplay, Rockie Fresh, Fat Trel, Tracy T, and Wale, all in one song. Be sure to check this one for yourself back at The Music Ninja.
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