Review: Bebe Rexha’s ‘Expectations’ Revels In Nineties-Loving Loneliness

Bebe Rexha's voice makes a quirky, squirmy sound that may not be your cup of squeak. But if it is, then it's crazily irresistible and, given the right melody, unstoppable. Her serpentine wail is the precious ingredient in some of today's biggest hits, the factor that's turned otherwise bland songs like Louis Tomlinson's "Back to You" and Florida Georgia Line's "Meant to Be" into body-rocking

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Vinnie Paul: Public Memorial Announced for Pantera Drummer

The family and record label of Vinnie Paul has announced a public memorial for the late Pantera drummer. "Vinnie Paul: A Public Celebration of Life" will take place Sunday, July 1st – the day after Paul's private funeral in his native Texas – at Dallas' Bomb Factory venue.

Fans hoping to attend the memorial must receive a

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Review: Charles Lloyd and Lucinda Williams Fuse Jazz and Roots on ‘Vanished Gardens’

Charles Lloyd's engagement with rock is no passing dalliance: In the Sixties and Seventies, the saxist-flutist played the Fillmore, gigged with the Beach Boys and recorded with the post-Morrison Doors. But even that history doesn't prepare the listener for how graceful and engaged the 80-year-old NEA Jazz Master sounds on this program – the second release by his genre-blurring Marvels quintet

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