Category Archives: Music

Travis Tritt Joins Shania Twain and Jake Owen On USA Networks’s Real Country!

Country music star Travis Tritt is joining Shania Twain and Jake Owen on USA Network’s upcoming music showcase, Real Country.

In each episode, the trio will select emerging solo artists, duos and groups to perform in showcases that spotlight the rich traditions, songs and themes of specific country genres.

The best artists from each showcase will perform in a grand finale, for the chance to be named one of country music’s next breakout acts.

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Deadpool and Celine Dion(?????) Music Video!

Deadpool 2 – Deadpool & Celine Dion – Photo courtesy of 20th Century Fox.

Celine Dion is probably the last recording artist you’d expect to have anything to do with a Deadpool movie – which is exactly why she’s perfect for Deadpool 2 (though Mr. Pool seems to be having second thoughts).

Deadpool 2 premieres on May 18th. The Ashes music video follows below.

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USA Network Goes Country with Shania Twain and Jake Owen!

USA Network has greenlit country music showcase Real Country  – featuring award-winning country stars Shania Twain and Jake Owen.

The series – which goes into production this summer for a fall debut – Twain and Owen hand-select emerging solo artists, duos and groups to perform in showcases that spotlight the rich traditions, songs and themes of specific country genres.

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Babymetal Inspires Apocrypha: The Legend of Babymetal Graphic Novel!

Japanese metal dance unit Babymetal is becoming a graphic novel from Z2 Comics.

Babymetal is a unique mix of J-pop/dance vocals and heavy, HEAVY metal backup. The band’s hits include Gimme Chocolate, Megitsune and KARATE – and their work has been lauded by Slipknot’s Corey Taylor, Guns N’ Roses’ Slash and Rob Zombie.

Apocrypha: The Legend of Babymetal is a collaboration between Z2 Comics, Hollywood film/TV production company Amuse Group USA, and BABYMETAL’s producer KOBAMETAL and is slated for a fall release.

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Marvel’s Black Panther Original Score Soundtrack Available Day of Film’s Premiere!

Ludwig Göransson’s unique and beautiful score for Marvel’s Black Panther will be available digitally on February 16th – the same day the film begins its theatrical run.

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Scholarship Endowment to Honor Chris Cornell!

Chris Cornell – Photo by Jeff Lipsky.

A coalition led by Vicky Cornell, the wife of the late Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell, has created an endowed fund of more than $1 million to support student scholarships at UCLA School of Law.

The Chris Cornell Scholarship honors Cornell’s commitment to justice, human rights and advocacy for those in need.

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Star Trek: Discovery Original Series Soundtrack Coming December 15th!

Merry Christmas Trekkers!

The original Series Soundtrack for Star Trek: Discovery will be available digitally on Friday, Dec. 15, with presales beginning Friday, Dec. 8. The soundtrack will be available as a CD and vinyl album in early 2018.

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40th Annual Kennedy Center Honorees Announced!

2017 Kennedy Center Honorees – Standing, left to right: LL COOL J, Lionel Richie; Seated, left to right: Carmen de Lavallade, Norman Lear, Gloria Estefan – Photo courtesy of CBS.

The 40th Annual Kennedy Centers Honors will salute a group of renowned artists that include: LL Cool J, Lionel Ritchie, Carman de Lavallade, Norman Lear and Gloria Estefan.

Presenters/Performers include: Stevie Wonder, Jon Secada, Rachel Bloom, Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson, Darryl “D.M.C.” McDaniels, Meryl Streep, Eva Longoria and more.

The 40th Annual Kennedy Center Honors will be broadcast on Tuesday, December 26th (9/8C).

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