'Get Out': Chrvches Are Back and at Their Poppiest Yet

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LHUKKrcXfJs Clutch your pearls and your rosaries: CHVRCHES are back. The Scottish electro-pop troupe has officially returned to take us to ch(v)rch with a brand new single called "Get Out." (For the unacquainted, their name is pronounced "Churches" - it's just…


Tegan & Sara Get Synth-y on New Single, "Closer"

Tegan & Sara aren't exactly strangers to the dance-y side of the music scene. Despite their indie-folk-alt-rock-y roots, the girls been featured on killer cuts with some of EDM's most beloved names over the past few years, including the off-the-charts brilliant "Feel It In My Bones" with Tiesto,…


Marina And The Diamonds: Electra Heart (Album Review)

♡♡♡ "'Oh my God, you look just like Shakira! No, no--you're Catherine Zeta!' 'Actually, my name's Marina,'" she sang on "Hollywood," the second single off of 2010's The Family Jewels. It's been over two years since her debut, and Marina + The Diamonds is back with yet another identity crisis for…


Kylie Minogue Says New Album is Coming in 2013

Breathe... After a knockout Aphrodite-inspired appearance at the 2012 Brits earlier this week, Queen Kylie Minogue spoke to Metro about her plans for the upcoming "K25" celebration in 2012--as well as a new album in 2013. From Metro: ‘I have started on new music already. It should be ready for…


Kelly Clarkson's "Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)" Hits #1 on Billboard Hot 100

What doesn't kill you makes you...WIN! Kelegendary Clarkson just hit #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)," the second single (and title track) from her fifth studio album, Stronger. From Billboard: In what an RCA Records representative terms a "perfect storm" of…


Santigold Talks 2012 Comeback with V Magazine

Santigold first burst into the scene with her brilliant 2008 genre-bending debut Santogold (pre-name change, of course), featuring killer cuts like "L.E.S. Artistes" and "Lights Out" that quickly won her comparisons to acts ranging from M.I.A. to The Gossip. While she's busied herself in between…


Sky Ferreira to Release New Single This Winter, Dreams of Pulling Courtney Stodden's Weave

Did you know? Sky Ferreira is still perfect. In a new interview with my good friend Alex Catarinella for Elle, the ever under-the-radar pop songstress revealed the latest plans for her long-delayed debut record, tentatively (hopefully!) due out in 2012: ELLE: What can you tell us about the LP…


MuuMuse Approved: Neon Hitch - "Poisoned With Love"

She's already been a "Silly Girl" and woofed around with a "Bad Dog". Now, the fiery UK gypsy-pop princess Neon Hitch has been "Poisoned With Love"! Hitch's brand new Greg Kurstin (Sia, Lily Allen)-produced jam, featured on this month's NOW 40, is a gorgeous, dazzling and ever-so-slightly twisted…


Kelly Clarkson Delivers Her Strongest Set Yet With 'Stronger' (Album Review)

Kelly Clarkson's come a long way in just under a decade. After becoming the first (and let's be real, still easily the best) winner of American Idol in 2002, the singer first made her official mark with 2003's Thankful, a debut collection complete with safe-yet-amazing post-Idol balladry…


Nicola Roberts Continues Riding the Amazing Train with New B-Side, "Disco, Blisters & A Comedown"

First of all, yes: That song title really is real. "Disco, Blisters & A Comedown" is the official B-side to Nicola Roberts' debut single, "Beat Of My Drum." ("Porcelain Heart" was the iTunes pre-order exclusive, so GET WITH IT.) The song is basically the way cooler, more hip version of Katy…


MuuMuse Approved: Selegenda Gomez Shines on Britney Co-Penned Album Track, "Whiplash"

STOP. LIFE. Can you hear that? Yes, Muusers: It's the sound of the Holy Spearit flowing through your speakers. "Whiplash" is the latest leak from Selegenda Gomezmerizing's upcoming studio album When The Sun Goes Down, produced by bouncy-pop maestro Greg Kurstin and co-penned by Electrocute's…


Sophie Ellis-Bextor to Release New Single "Starlight," New Album 'Make A Scene' on June 6

Well, here's one press release I never saw coming! Sophie Ellis-Bextor's long awaited, much anticipated fourth studio album has finally been granted a solid release date in the UK: June 6. On the same day, La Bex will release her latest single "Starlight," an utterly lush mixture of chilly vocals…