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Arcade Fire's New Album, 'Reflektor,' Is Now Streaming Online

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Arcade Fire’s fourth album, Reflektor, is set for an October 29th release date, and is likely one of the most anticipated rock albums of 2013.  So of course it’s a big deal when Reflektor gets the inevitable “hey, want to stream it online a week before it comes out, since the thing’s going to leak online anyway?” streaming release.

VOTD: David Bowie Has Crazy Eyes In 'Valentine's Day'

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David Bowie's latest music video is rather simple when compared to the others he's released this year – those being "Where Are We Now?", "The Stars (Are Out Tonight)", and "The Next Day." In "Valentine's Day," the singer rocks out with his guitar in an old building. Check out the clip below.

News Roundup: Rolling Stones Planning U.S. Tour, Phoenix Releases New Music...

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Before the Coachella lineup was released, we all had high hopes that The Rolling Stones would be on the bill. The lineup came and went, and the English rockers were nowhere on it. But, according to some sources, the band is planning a North American tour this spring. Also, Phoenix released a new music video for "Entertainment." And Noel Gallagher had some very nice things to say about David...

News Roundup: Thom Yorke Dances In New Atoms For Peace Music Video, Stream...

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In the latest Atoms For Peace music video, Thom Yorke shows off his eccentric dance moves, but he's not alone like in "Lotus Flower". "Ingenue" also features – as the song's title suggests – a young woman who moves and dresses just like him. It's beautiful and creepy. We have that video for you below. Also, David Bowie's upcoming album, The Next Day, has been made...

VOTD: David Bowie And Tilda Swinton Play House In New Single 'The Stars...

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David Bowie's comeback (or whatever you want to call it) is one of the best things to happen this year. Everyone was shocked when he casually revealed a new song and video on his 66th birthday. He had been quiet for so long, and all of sudden we had new music and news that an album was in the works. As the release date for The Next Day draws closer, Bowie has unveiled...

News Roundup: Justin Timberlake Debuts 'Suit & Tie' Video, CocoRosie...

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Justin Timberlake unveiled a new music video for his single "Suit & Tie" off his upcoming album The 20/20 Experience. The black and white video was directed by his Social Network director David Fincher, and features a fancy cameo by Jay-Z. Also, CocoRosie announced that they'll be releasing a new album this year. All that and...

News Roundup: Grimes Defends Beyonce, Psy and Mariah Carey, Eminem To...

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Futuristic singer Grimes, a.k.a. Claire Boucher, spoke out on behalf of Beyonce, Korean pop singer PSY and Mariah Carey this week. She wrote a thoughtful post on why these people matter. Also, Eminem is definitely releasing a new album this year. According to his label's president, it's coming very soon (like right after Memorial Day soon). All that and more...

David Bowie Celebrates His 66th Birthday With A New Single

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David Bowie is celebrating his birthday with a brand-new song. The English music legend turns 66 today, and he decided to drop a new single (the first in a decade, by the way) titled "Where Are We Now?" which you can hear below. Bowie also took some time to reveal some details on his forthcoming album The Next Day.

Slash Caught David Bowie Naked And In Bed With His Mom (Really)

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We all have childhood traumas—the death of a beloved pet, having your imaginary friend’s ass kicked by someone else’s bigger and cooler imaginary friend, tripping in front of the whole third grade class, etc.  And there is of course the dreaded and psychologically brain-bursting horror of “walking in” on your parents, if you know what I mean.  For those of you out there who have...

Halloween Special: Top 10 Musicians To Dress As For Halloween

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It’s that time of year again, when you get to spend the weekend dressed up as your favorite pop culture figure, or gals can dress up as a sexy cat, a sexy nurse, a sexy tomato, a sexy pocket calculator, or whatever else you can wear a short skirt and fishnets with.  We thought we’d take a moment here at Beatcrave to offer up a few last minute suggestions for those of you...

David Bowie App Will Allow Fans to Create Their Own Remixes

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David Bowie will always be hip. Unlike some classic rock stars who have sadly allowed age to catch up with them, even if he's not releasing any music worthy of his golden years (we couldn't help ourselves), Bowie at least knows how to recognize that "scary" new things--bands, technology, Lady Gaga--aren't a threat to him. In fact, he's...

Rare David Bowie Album Gets Leaked Online

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David Bowie fans, we've got good news. According to Rolling Stone, Toy, a rare album that was at one point set to be released in 2001, has leaked onto the internet as of this past weekend (and in high-quality, no less). Unfortunately, the album doesn't provide listeners with anything completely new--it's really just a collection of...

David Bowie Shoots Down Lady Gaga Collaboration Rumor

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Hold up on that David Bowie-Lady Gaga collaboration. Bowie has put out the fire that was last week's rumor that he and Lady Gaga had teamed up to work on a song together on her upcoming album. The Thin White Duke cleared up the hot rumor with a statement posted on his official website. Hopefully you were waiting for just this sort of explanation before...

Radiohead, Lily Allen, David Bowie Speak Out On BBC 6 Music Shutdown

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BBC 6 Music Might Get Axed; Absolute Radio To The Rescue
We previously brought you the sad news of BBC 6 Music shutting down. Since its launch in 2002, it has become one of the most popular programs from the British Broadcasting Company for its "cutting edge music of today, the iconic and groundbreaking music of the past 40 years and unlimited access to the BBC's wonderful music archive." Much to listeners' dismay, the end of BBC 6...

David Bowie Tribute Album Tracklist Confirmed

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The David Bowie tribute album is shaping up to be quite a must-have for 2010. The new album from LA-based Manimal Vinyl remains sans title, but the 28-song track-listing is out, reports strangeglue.com, and it features a superb collection of artists covering Bowie's music. Check below to see a complete track-listing for the Bowie tribute.

David Bowie Responds to His First Fan Letter

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David Bowie is a musical legend who's dabbled in everything the entertainment industry has to offer. He's done a little music here, and little acting there, but he had to start at the bottom like everyone else. Since his big debut over forty years ago, an interesting piece of Bowie history has surfaced on the net. It's a response to a 14 year old girl who sent the singer his first fan...

Cheap MP3s: Islands, MSTRKRFT, Jay-Z...

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Hello BeatCravers! Since it's Monday, you're probably stuck at work or school, so here are a few shopping distractions for you. There's nothing like some new music to get you going, right? Well, we have searched Amazon high and low for the best bargains, and we think we may have found everything you need and for cheap. Below are a bunch of MP3 albums you can buy for only $5, and these aren't...