The Chapin Sisters: Crying In The Rain

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The Chapin Sisters’ sweet crooning on the Everly Brothers’ cover “Crying In The Rain” is the result, they tell T Magazine, of learning how to go from a doo-wop trio to a two-part harmony after their half-sister left the group to raise a family. The sisters fell so hard for the brothers while practicing their songs they decided to create A Date With the Everly …

Florence + The Machine: Over The Love

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GQ debuted Florence + The Machine’s addition to the soundtrack for The Great Gatsby. Welch lends her signature vocals to a haunting ballad written from the perspective of the irresistible Daisy in “Over The Love,” one of many songs that will undoubtedly comprise a soundtrack as equally riveting at F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic tale. Other artists on the Jay-Z produced compilation include the xx, Jack …

Daft Punk: Get Lucky (feat. Pharrell Williams)

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Roll out the disco ball and cut loose with Daft Punk’s eagerly-anticipated first single off their upcoming album Random Access Memories, set to release 21 May. “Get Lucky” combines the smooth sound of Pharrell Williams with the incomparable jazz-infused, disco stylings of Nile Rodgers and of course, android-like electronic grooves from the legendary pair of French “robots.” As Williams neatly sums up in the RAM …