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New music now comes out on Fridays

For decades, new music releases came out on Tuesdays, but not anymore.

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Turn it down: Study says millions at risk for hearing loss

A new study shows almost half of all 12 to 35-year-olds listen to unsafe levels of music on their personal audio devices or cellphones.

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This week’s top alternative tracks

LISTEN: This week's top alternative songs, according to the weekly Billboard chart.

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George Harrison tree tribute replaced to mark 72nd birthday

A new tree tribute to the late George Harrison has been planted in a Los Angeles park after a beetle infestation killed off the last pine.

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Rock ‘n’ roll dreams come true for adults at Minnesota camp

Just because you have a family and a mortgage doesn't mean you can't rock and roll.

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Kanye West publicly apologizes to Beck

The rapper has publicly apologized to Beck almost three weeks after staging a silent protest at the Grammys.

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Sam Smith still waiting on his Grammys

The "Stay With Me" hitmaker still hasn't received his awards.

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iTunes users like U2 after all

All those people who complained about U2's free album account appear to be a vocal minority.

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‘Physical Graffiti’ was a labor of love for Jimmy Page

Jimmy Page wanted to remaster Led Zeppelin's music because he hates how modern versions sound.

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Jimi Hendrix gets ‘animated’ for last interview

The audio clip of journalist Keith Altham's chat, which he recorded a week before Hendrix's death in 1970, has been given the cartoon treatment.

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Willie Nelson and Alison Krauss plan tour

They are teaming up again to visit nine cities on the West Coast.

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Credit cards, driver’s licenses among items at ‘legendary’ auction

Rare photographs and important documents from Kurt Cobain and Frank Sinatra are among the items up for grabs.

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Ingrid Michaelson’s new music video gets hilariously hijacked

The singer/songwriter's latest single, "Time Machine," is full of funny cameos.

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Willie Nelson to star in new film

The country music veteran is set to star alongside actress Charlotte Rampling in a new movie filmed on his private ranch in Texas.

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Willie Nelson autobiography to detail life on – and off – stage

"It's a Long Story: My Life" is due out this spring.

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Jack White explains bizarre banana ban

The rocker responds to the "rude" student journalists who published demands from his tour rider.

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LISTEN: BeckyoncĂ©, the ‘Loser/Single Ladies’ mashup that’s surprisingly good

This mashup ends the question of who should have won the Grammy for Album of the Year: Beckyoncé.

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Sam Smith is keen to go country

British pop star Sam Smith is eyeing an unlikely duet with country music singer Kacey Musgraves.

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Dave Grohl named 2015 Record Store Day ambassador

This year's Record Store Day will be held on April 18.

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