The Wizardry of Magi Merlin

Until she was six or seven, Magi Merlin thought her name was Kayla. After complaining about it to her parents, she was told that Kayla was her middle name—and that she had another eponym to choose from. “My grandparents were getting this dream before I was actually born of...
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Kelly Clarkson announces incredible news that'll thrill fans of her show

Kelly Clarkson announced some incredible news for fans of her talk show, The Kelly Clarkson Show, and her music. The singer revealed that she will be expanding on one of the most beloved segments of her show, "Kellyoke," which sees her perform covers of various songs at the very beginning.
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Watch Radiohead side-project The Smile debut new track ‘Bodies Laughing’

Radiohead side-project The Smile debuted a new song called ‘Bodies Laughing’ during a recent show in Berlin – check out the footage below. The trio – comprising Thom Yorke, Jonny Greenwood and Sons Of Kemet drummer Tom Skinner – are currently out on a European headline tour in support of their debut album ‘A Light For Attracting Attention’, which came out earlier this month.

Song Of The Day: Andrew Combs — “(God)less”

Dallas-Turned-Nashville Artist Andrew Combs Gives A Lush, Folky Taste Of His Upcoming Album Sundays, Complete With A Beautifully-Shot Video. Welcome to Song of the Day, where we hip you to all the new local releases you should be caring about. By highlighting one new North Texas-sprung tune every week day, our hope is that you’ll find something new to love about the rich and abundant DFW music scene five days a week.

Your weekend arts forecast: Hello Amythyst Kiah, au revoir TFO

Singer/songwriter Amythyst Kiah, who’ll be onstage Friday at the Jaeb Theater (in the Straz Center) describes her lyrically powerful music as “Southern Gothic.” The Tennessee-born and bred Kiah plays guitar and banjo; her Rounder Records debut Wary + Strange was nominated for the 2021 album of the year by Folk Alliance International. She was chosen by CMT (Country Music Television) for its Next Women of Country class of 2022, and was nominated for a Best American Roots Grammy for her song “Black Myself.”

Universal’s UMe Promotes Sujata Murthy

Sujata Murthy is promoted to executive vp of media & artist relations at Universal Music Enterprises (UMe), the global catalog division of Universal Music Group, with immediate effect. Based in UMe’s Santa Monica offices, Murthy was previously svp of communications and continues to be responsible for the music company’s media...

Nigel Godrich Relaunches From the Basement With Idles, Caribou, Nilüfer Yanya, and More

Nigel Godrich has announced the relaunch of his beloved From the Basement live-in-studio music series, which has featured iconic sets from Radiohead, the White Stripes, Sonic Youth, and so many others. The new season will last until October, beginning on June 1 with Idles. Future installments include Caribou, Nilüfer Yanya, Sons of Kemet, Warpaint, and Squid. Find a trailer below.