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(Gabriel Olsen for Radio.com)

Interview: Bonnie McKee on the Inspiration Behind Katy Perry’s ‘Roar’

Before hitting the stage for the We Can Survive concert, Katy Perry’s BFF spoke with Radio.com about her ’80s-inspired upcoming album, the inspiration behind “Roar” and the difference between writing songs for herself and writing for others.

10/24/2013

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Interview: Tegan and Sara talk ‘Heartthrob’, Being Women in the Music Industry

The sisters talk about their views on the development of their critically acclaimed album ‘Heartthrob’, the difficulties that women still face in the music industry in the modern-age, and how the two manage to keep their bearings so far away from home.

10/24/2013

(Josh Shinner/ RCA Records)

New Music To Know: Kodaline Only Looking To Spread the Positive Vibes

Three and a half years ago, Kodaline decided they would never again write a song that was just for fun. The Irish band wanted to keep things honest and the change seems to be paying off.

10/18/2013

Toad the Wet Sprocket performs at Farm Aid. (credit: Maria Ives)

Radio Feedback: Toad the Wet Sprocket Stalk Local DJ to Play Their Cassette

“My heart was just beating like crazy. Somehow I was thinking, ‘Man, I hope I don’t screw this up,'” Dinning said. “Like I had anything to do with what was going on.”

10/14/2013

Jennifer Nettles (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Jennifer Nettles Plays The Other Woman In ‘That Girl’ Video

Filmed in New York, the video for “That Girl” brings the song to life. Nettles is shown looking glamorous with her man, only to find out that she’s actually the woman on the side.

10/07/2013

(Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

With Communion, Mumford & Sons’ Ben Lovett Helps Music Fans Find the ‘Next Good Thing’

Mumford & Sons might be taking some time off, but Mumford keyboardist Ben Lovett is keeping busy with his Communion Music label and live series, which highlight emerging artists.

10/02/2013

(Warwick Saint for Warner Bros. Records)

Michael Buble Talks Touring As A New Dad, His Picks For The New Rat Pack

“My whole bus just went from party bus to baby bus,” Bublé said./tag/

09/19/2013

Lady Antebellum (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Lady Antebellum’s Charles Kelley Says Hillary Scott Is ‘A Great Mother’

“We’ve gone over to [Hillary's] house a bunch,” said Kelley during an interview this week. “We’ve been writing some songs and preparing for the tour. We’re working, but then we’re also watching her be a mother. She’s really great at it.”

09/12/2013

Jack Johnson (Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

Jack Johnson Reunites With Ben Harper For ‘Change’

“He sang the harmony of the song and played some Weissenborn slide guitar. That was really neat, to think that we’ve known each other for almost 15 years now.”

08/22/2013

(courtesy: Interscope Records)

Lady Gaga Reveals Documentary Details, Says Marina Abramović ‘Saved My Life’

Gaga discussed the documentary she’s been working on, which encompasses the making of her upcoming album “ARTPOP,” her hip injury and surgery, and behind-the-scenes tour footage.

08/13/2013

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