Calvin Harris, Pink and Mumford & Sons to Headline Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2017

Calvin Harris, Pink and Mumford & Sons to Headline Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2017

Some questions are eternal: why am I always hungry? Who is that Taylor Swift song about? Who is entertaining the crowds on the massive Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend?     Well, it has just been announced that rockstar Pink, DJ Calvin Harris and folk band Mumford & Sons are performing at the du Arena […]

Calvin Harris and Pink Are Coming to the Middle East This November

Calvin Harris and Pink Are Coming to the Middle East This November

Last year, Abu Dhabi Grand Prix raised the bar of expectations by bringing the likes of Rihanna and Lionel Richie. This year, however, Grand Prix is expected to take things to the next level.     The Formula 1 racing event returns to the United Arab Emirates’ capital city and it has been revealed that […]

For the Record: Puff Daddy and Pharrell Revive the 90s with “Finna Get Loose”

For the Record: Puff Daddy and Pharrell Revive the 90s with “Finna Get Loose”

This week, Puff Daddy is back with his old moniker, a new album expected later this year, and fantastic new Pharrell-assisted single “Finna Get Loose”, a 90s-reminiscent hip-hop number that will get anybody up and dancing.   And Hailee Steinfeld – model, actress and now singer – has just released her debut single “Love Myself”, […]

For the Record: The Haim Sisters Go from Quirky to Magnificent with Calvin Harris

For the Record: The Haim Sisters Go from Quirky to Magnificent with Calvin Harris

  Calvin Harris has reinvented himself so many times, he’s putting all the other EDM artists to shame. I mean, remember “Acceptable in the 80s”? That’s practically retro now. His recent successes have come from collaborating with artists of different genres and switching his sound around to accommodate theirs. And this time, he’s joined forces […]

For the Record: The Best and Worst Songs of 2014

For the Record: The Best and Worst Songs of 2014

The Cream of the Crop:   10. Sia – “Chandelier”   Sia’s comeback single was originally written to be sung by Rihanna or Beyoncé, but the singer-songwriter kept it as her lead single from her album 1000 Forms of Fear. And even though she’s had a long, successful career, it may have been the song […]

For the Record: Gwen Stefani Back with ‘Baby Don’t Lie’

For the Record: Gwen Stefani Back with ‘Baby Don’t Lie’

  The Smashing Pumpkins are getting ready for the release of their new album Monuments to an Elegy this December, and have premiered its lead single “Being Beige” this week, with a little help from Tommy Lee on drums and, of course, Billy Corgan‘s distinctive vocals:     Death Cab for Cutie are also readying […]

Eargasm: Songs To Work Out To

Eargasm: Songs To Work Out To

  In the past couple months, I’ve gotten back into my workout routine after a couple years of being a proper bum! The one main thing that really keeps me going throughout any workout, being it biking or classes at the gym, is the MUSIC. So here are a bunch of songs that will keep […]

For the Record: U2 Release Free Album on iTunes

For the Record: U2 Release Free Album on iTunes

  Everyone’s looking for new ways to distribute their music to the biggest number of people, and so far U2 are winning. Their surprise album Songs of Innocence was announced, released and automatically downloaded to all Apple fans during last week’s Apple event in which the new iPhone 6 and Apple Watch were launched… so […]

For the Record: Pharrell, U2, Karen O to Perform at Oscars

For the Record: Pharrell, U2, Karen O to Perform at Oscars

Pharrell’s new album is almost here! G I R L will be released on March 3 and will include hit single “Happy”, as well as new collaborations with Daft Punk, Justin Timberlake, Miley Cyrus and Alicia Keys. He will be performing “Happy”, which was nominated for an Oscar for Best Original Song, at the awards […]

For The Record: RiRi Hits Abu Dhabi

For The Record: RiRi Hits Abu Dhabi

Rihanna may have given a wicked performance at last week’s Abu Dhabi concert, but she made headlines instead for the pictures of her posing near the Sheikh Zayed Mosque, prompting angry comments and reportedly a request by the mosque’s staff that she leave, saying that a fashion shoot was a violation of the “status and […]