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Hayley Williams Delivers a Backyard Acoustic Performance of 'Simmer'

Hayley Williams just dropped a song that came out six hundred years ago. Well, not exactly six hundred years go, but it may feel that way. The Paramore frontwoman took to Instagram to treat fans to an acoustic performance from her backyard.
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The Importance of Radio, and Keeping Things Surprising with Bastille’s Dan Smith

Bastille’s Dan Smith recently joined KROQ’s Nicole Alvarez in Los Angeles for a virtual chat and spoke about the power of radio in his own musical upbringing and keeping things surprising for fans.
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Watch Jane's Addiction Reunite for Lollapalooza Live Stream

29 years after establishing it as a traveling farewell tour, Jane’s Addiction brought it all back home to Lollapalooza this past weekend as they performed a live set for the festival’s stream.
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AJR Reveals 'Weird Coincidence' With 'Bang!' Amid COVID-19

AJR’s single “Bang!” is about entering a new phase of your life, and adjusting to that new normal. While that sounds a lot like what a lot of people are going through now in the time of COVID-19, the song was written way before the pandemic hit.
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Listen to Piano Version of Weezer's 'Hero'

The updated recording finds Rivers Cuomo and company swapping out electric guitar riffs for a piano, turning the rock anthem into a softer ballad.
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Vote for RADIO.COM's Artist of the Summer

Vote in our Artist of the Summer bracket and share it with your fellow stans on social using the hashtag #RDCxAOTS. The winner will be announced on RADIO.COM’s Twitter on the first day of fall, September 22nd.
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Why You'll Be Seeing More Music Videos in Your Facebook Feed

The social media giant is set to unveil hundreds of thousands of music videos this weekend. The move comes to challenge YouTube, which has had a stronghold as the space for music videos on the internet this year.
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The First Socially Distanced Indoor Concert in the UK Was 'Strange' and Not Sustainable

The first socially distanced indoor concert was held in the UK this past Tuesday presenting newfound challenges that have left organizers skeptical about the ability to hold similar shows in the future.
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Dominic Fike Has Officially Landed With Debut Album, 'What Could Possibly Go Wrong'

Fike’s “Chicken Tenders” off the new record was part of our ‘7 Alternative Songs You Need To Hear’ feature and has now given fans a 14 song collection of his stream-of-consciousness style.
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5 Things I'm Watching With BabyJake: The Singer Shares His Favorites From 'Dexter' to 'Ozark'

On the release day of his brand new EP ‘Don’t give me problems, give me wine,’ and no way to invite him over for a listening party, we’re taking a look at what the singer has been binge-watching these past few months while stuck at home.
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