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Judging The Judges: Star Power Alone Can’t Revive ‘American Idol’ Ratings

The early- to mid-2000s were a simpler time in music. Rock music was actually thing on popular radio. Production on hit singles was often stripped down nearly to its core rather than with bombastic synths […]

03/29/2013

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Things That Are Worse Today Than Yesterday

There’s a survey that studies what is perceived worse today than in the past. Some things are pretty low key but there are some items on the list that I want changed…especially #1. 7. Banks […]

03/07/2013

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2 Broke Girls: All The Single Ladies Playlist

Only two seasons in and the hilarious trials and tribulations of financially-strapped Brooklyn waitresses Max (Kat Dennings) and Caroline (Beth Behrs) aspiring to start a cupcake business on 2 Broke Girls has raced to the […]

02/13/2013

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How I Met Your Mother: Barney & Robin’s Wedding Playlist

After eight seasons of the slow-burning romantic roller-coaster between the womanizing Barney Stinson (Neil Patrick Harris) and former Canadian teen pop queen Robin Scherbatsky (Cobie Smulders), How I Met Your Mother will culminate in TV’s […]

02/13/2013

Taylor Swift at the 55th GRAMMYs

Taylor Swift Opens The GRAMMYs Circus-Style

Talk about a spectacle. Taylor Swift took the job of opening the 55th GRAMMY Awards seriously, and went all out with her performance of her GRAMMY-nominated single “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together.” Dressed in all-white top hat, […]

02/10/2013

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Miranda Lambert Confirms GRAMMY Performance During Interview On ‘The Talk’

During an interview on The Talk this week, Miranda Lambert revealed that she has been added to the list of performers at the 55th GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 10. The “feisty queen of country music” (as The Talk cohost Sharon Osbourne described her) […]

01/23/2013

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Jukebox Jury: Does Judging ‘Idol’ or ‘The Voice’ Help or Hurt Artists’ Careers?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: Last week, American Idol returned with a whimper instead of the bang […]

01/22/2013

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‘Voice’ Winner Cassadee Pope Signs With Country Label Despite Punk-Rock Past

Just weeks after being crowned ‘the voice’ on national television, Cassadee Pope revealed today that she has signed with Republic Nasvhille/Big Machine Label Group. While the prizes for winning The Voice had been publicly known to be $100,000 and a deal with […]

01/18/2013

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Carrie Underwood To Perform At 55th GRAMMY Awards

The list of performers at this year’s GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 10 is growing. In addition to the previously announced names, including Taylor Swift, the Black Keys, fun., Mumford & Sons, and Rihanna, you can now add Carrie Underwood. […]

01/17/2013

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“It Feels Like I’ve Joined A Band” Says Keith Urban Of “Idol” Team

Country star and newly appointed American Idol judge Keith Urban was a guest on the Ellen show this week, and right away, he got down to the business talking Idol. “We’re putting the fun in dysfunction,” he says at the beginning of […]

01/17/2013

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