dance-pop

Berlin announces November and December 2019 UK & European Tour

The original multi-platinum selling band Berlin, return with a bold new album of superb, highly danceable, and powerful new music titled “Transcendance” on August 2nd, 2019!

Vocalist Terri Nunn rejoins co-founders John Crawford and David Diamond for what promises to be one of the most talked about releases of the year!

In support of the album release, Berlin will tour Europe in November and December of this year! See all dates below.

Todd Rundgren to headline Cleopatra Records First Ever SXSW Showcase in March 2018

One of the few remaining truly independent, privately owned record labels in existence today, L.A.-based Cleopatra Records has been championing underground music and outsider artists since its inception in 1992.

Now, the label has teamed up with the biggest music festival dedicated to discovering and promoting new talent, SXSW, to announce the first ever official Cleopatra Records showcase. Headlining this special event is legendary songwriter/producer/guitarist, Todd Rundgren, an artist well known for pushing the boundaries of rock and pop with his distinctive flair for the eccentric and unusual.

Lisa Stansfield to release new studio album “Deeper” on April 6th 2018

Lisa Stansfield has announced that her new album “Deeper” will be released on April 6th, 2018, on earMusic.

The first track to be made available is “Everything” - with its groove, funk, soul and signature vocals, the songs is an exciting taster of what we can expect from the new album.

“Everything” is available instantly when pre-ordering the album “Deeper” here and can be streamed on Spotify here.

Todd Rundgren to release new studio album “White Knight” on May 12th 2017

Todd Rundgren – the iconic songwriter, recording artist, producer and innovator – will release his newest album “White Knight” on May 12th, 2017, via Cleopatra Records.

The 15-track collection features a dynamic range of original songs and deft studio work by Rundgren, with an incredible array of guests to match, including Dam Funk, Donald Fagen, Daryl Hall, Bettye Lavette, Robyn, Joe Satriani, Joe Walsh, and others.

Listen to the album track “That Could Have Been Me” (featuring Robyn), below.

Lengedary pop idol Prince dies at the age of 57

Legendary pop idol, songwriter and singer Prince passed away on April 21st, 2016, at the age of 57 at his home in suburban Minneapolis.

The pop star’s publicist, Yvette Noel-Schure, told the news service that Prince was found dead at his home in suburban Minneapolis.

Police were called to a medical emergency at his Paisley Park estate earlier on Thursday, US media reported. An investigation is underway.

On April 15th, 2016, Prince's private plane was forced to land in Illinois, so he could seek medical treatment for flu-like symptoms. He performed in concert one day later.

Gary Numan launches Pledge Music Campaign to record new album

Following critical acclaim for his last album “Splinter (Songs From A Broken Mind)”, a recent series of sold-out classic album shows at London’s Forum and a Q Magazine Innovation In Sound Award, Gary Numan has launched a Pledge campaign for his new record, due for release in October 2016.
 
Gary will be offering candid, in-depth insight into his creative process for the first time ever, giving pledgers access to regular written, video and audio content that details every step of the album’s progress.
 
Watch the pledge video below.
 
Gary Numan on his Pledge campaign:

Narada Michael Walden to release “Evolution” on October 30th 2015

Tarpan Records is pleased to announce the international release of “Evolution” the upcoming full-length album by Narada Michael Walden releasing on October 30th 2015. The albums' first single, “Billionaire on Soul Street”, which was released on August 14th, 2015 and the forthcoming album represent a change of direction for Narada, one that brings him back to his roots in Dance and Club Music, Funk and Soul. The first single was, and full-length album will be released on Narada's own imprint, Tarpan Records.

Tinkara Kovac and Max Navarro starring the Royal Gala Rock Festival 2015

The countdown to the inaugural edition of the Royal Gala Rock Festival - the music contest for rock and metal bands to be held on Friday, September 25th, 2015 in Pantianicco (UD, Italy) – has started. Excellent names for the jury that will evaluate the bands in the race. Two international rock stars of the caliber of Tinkara Kovac and Max Navarro, singer Sasha Torrisi (Timoria), rock producer Nick Mayer and DJ Ugo Falcone.

Lisa Stansfield to release “Live in Manchester” on August 28th 2015

2014 was clearly the year of Lisa Stansfield. After a long absence from the world of recorded music, the Grammy nominated, multi BRIT, Ivor Novello and Silver Clef Award winner returned in grand style: her latest studio album “Seven” charted all over Europe, in the Top 15 in both UK and Germany, and was followed by an sold-out tour all over Europe as well as the remix album “Seven+”.

Recorded in Lisa’s hometown Manchester at Bridgewater Hall on September 7, 2014 during her European Tour, “Live in Manchester” presents the great pop and soul singer in front of an enthusiastic audience, at ease with herself and her music.