Lana Del Rey Postpones Tour, Cancels SXSW Performance

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The New York Post is reporting that Lana Del Rey is postponing her upcoming tour in the wake of her infamous SNL performance. The "Video Games"  singer was set to announce a 30-date tour in support of her new album Born to Die, but after deciding she wasn't ready and that a poor performance could hurt record sales, executives at Interscope decided to postpone tour. "[Lana] and her manager decided to cancel [the tour] after SNL," a source told the Post's Page Six, stating that Del Rey was … [Read more...]

50 Cent Backtracks on Twitter Rants, Apologizes to Interscope

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Last year 50 Cent spent more time ranting and raving on twitter then he did making music. Throughout 2011 the he shot off a number of tweets voicing his displeasure with Interscope records for not releasing his album. In June 2011 he tweeted: “Ok I tried to be cool with my record company. I went to the meeting to talk to everyone and sh—feels like there moving in slow motion.” The south side rapper went on to say, “I’m sorry to announce I will not be releasing a new album this … [Read more...]

50 Cent: “I’m not releasing a album”

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A ticked off 50 cent took to his twitter page early this morning (July 27) and once again bashed Interscope Records for not releasing his album Black Magic. The rapper went as far to say that he's not releasing another album and threatened to leak one of Dr. Dre's tracks. He tweeted, "Man I'm not releasing a album i can't believe Interscope is this f*cked up right now. I apologize to all my fans. I will work with other artist on there projects but I will not put out another album. They … [Read more...]

Marilyn Manson Signs With Indie Label

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After a 15-year relationship with Interscope Records, Marilyn Manson is going indie. The shock rocker has signed with Cooking Vinyl, which beat out an international array of indie and major labels to work with the star, according to Blabbermouth.net. … [Read more...]

M.I.A. Album Due Out This Summer;Releases Punk Rock Single

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M.I.A. left the scene a little while ago to make a baby. She's back now though, bringing a raw punk sound heard here on her newly released track "Born Free." The not yet titled album( N.E.E.T./Interscope), will feature producers Diplo, Rusko, Switch, Blaqstarr, and Sleigh Bells' Derek Miller. This is due for release June 29th. Just in time for her appearances at this year's HARD fest shows in New York and LA. The L.A. is July 17 at L.A. Historic State Park, and the NYC show is July 24 at … [Read more...]

Marilyn Manson Breaks Up With Interscope Records

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Marilyn Manson announced that he has  broke it off with long-time record label, Interscope. In an interview with Metal Hammer, Manson expanded on the parting of ways. “We've just been released from our record contract with Interscope so I think a lot of the creative control on which my hands were tied [is now free]. Manson has big plans for upcoming projects, with his creative juices freed, he stated, “It will be more badass; it’s going to be more romantic.  Self abusive.  We … [Read more...]