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Flight of the Conchords is coming back with all-new material and a US tour

Famed New Zealand comedy-folk due Flight of the Conchords have announced a summer tour in the US, plan to work out some new material in front of live audiences during new live shows.
Music

Sam Smith describes Oscar performance as ‘the worst moment’ of his life

British pop singer Sam Smith has called last night's Oscar performance the worst moment of his life, after extreme nerves gave way to a extremely pitchy solo performance of Writing's On The Wall.
Home Theater

Pricey and portable, Shure's premium headphone amp's got the goods where it counts

Shure’s SHA900 portable headphone amp is sleek and sexy if not a bit big, and it portably provides supremely realistic reproduction of all your music. At $1,000, you’d better bring your gold card, though.
Music

Wanna sing for Stone Temple Pilots? They’re hunting for a new singer online

After the tragic death of Scott Weiland, Robert Deleo of Stone Temple Pilots explains how the band is hunting for a new leader singer, and taking the search online.
Music

Samsung eyeballs Tidal for acquisition along with several other streaming services

16-month-old music streaming service, Tidal, may sell to Samsung, with several other streaming companies also interested in acquiring Jay-Z's struggling company, which may need outside money to live.
Mobile

Spotify Running gets even better by adding integration with Runkeeper

Following up on the introduction of Spotify Running last year, the company has announced that it has joined forces with Runkeeper to provide the soundtrack to your run while also keeping track of it.
Music

Macklemore’s new album debut will be a live streaming concert on Amazon

Coming off the group's hugely successful 2012 album "The Heist", Macklemore and Ryan Lewis will world premiere their new album The Unruly Mess I Made at a free concert in Seattle to be live streamed on Amazon.com.
Music

Sonic superphone shootout: Galaxy S7 vs. LG G5 vs. Sony Xperia X

Most of us listen to music with our phones, so shouldn't the sound as good as they look? We checked out LG's G5 with the Hi-Fi Plus module, Sony's Xperia Performance, and Samsung's Galaxy S7 to see which sounded best.
Music

Spotify ditches its data centers to live in Google’s cloud

Spotify is outgrowing its own data centers and moving onto the Cloud. The music streaming service announced that it plans to transition its infrastructure onto the Google Cloud Platform.
Music

Lady Gaga’s Oscar intro will be made by none other than Vice President Joe Biden

Vice President Biden and his wife will attend this year's Academy Awards, where he will team up with pop superstar Lady Gaga to raise awareness for sexual abuse and domestic violence.
Home Theater

Ossic aims to take sound to another dimension with the Ossic X 3D headphones 5:33

Even current surround-sound headphones don’t come close to emulating the sound of the real world, but Ossic wants to change that with the Ossic X, which it says are the world’s first true 3D headphones, now on Kickstarter.
Gaming

New Dark Souls 3 trailer features boss fights and Cyndi Lauper 2:19

A new trailer for Dark Souls III released Wednesday shows new gameplay from the upcoming sequel, including a first glimpse at some of the game's larger-than-life boss fights.