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U GOT THE LOOK - TORONTO 19 MAY - Soundcloud stream

Streamed recording from recent show added to the Official Soundcloud page. Posted by langebleu in Prince: Music and More (15 comments)

Prince Announces Hit And Run Concert MONTREAL May 23

Concert at Bell Centre - tickets on sale 21 May - noon Posted by bashraka in Concerts (74 comments)

HIT N RUN TORONTO May 19th! Tickets on sale Monday 18th at noon

Canadian date reportedly added to the 2015 tour Posted by 7roses in Concerts (137 comments)

Paisley Park performance 2nd May streamed

Prince & 3rdEyeGirl recording from the Dance Rally 4 Peace night Posted by lwr001 in Prince: Music and More (143 comments)

The song 'Baltimore' is out

Recorded at Paisley Park studios and featuring Eryn Allen Kane Posted by Dilan in Prince: Music and More (496 comments)

TIDAL Teams With Prince To Live Stream Audio From "Rally 4 Peace" Baltimore Benefit Concert

Alongside the free 60min audio stream, TIDAL's homepage will feature a "match funds" donation button. Click the link to see how to access the audio stream and if you wish to donate to this worthy cause. TIDAL will also match donations. Posted by 7roses in Prince: Music and More (800 comments)

Prince Headlining Rally 4 Peace Concert in Baltimore!

3rdEyeGirl performance announced for 10 May. Posted by KCOOLMUZIQ in Concerts (398 comments)

Prince in Detroit April 9th! Hit & Run Tour

Prince will be in Detroit on Thursday, April 9th! Tix go on sale Monday, April 6th at Noon. Posted by Farfunknugin in Concerts (398 comments)

John Blackwell Interview

On drummer's resource, listen to the podcast of the John Blackwell interview. He even mentions Prince! Click on link to podcast within. Posted by 3rdeyedude in Associated artists & people (11 comments)

HEADS-UP: Site downtime / maintenance coming soon

We're moving the site to a new server... crossing our fingers, but not sure how smoothly it'll go. Probably around April 4/5/6, hopefully only "gone" for a few hours, but... well... yeah, let's think positive smile Posted by ben in prince.org site discussion (52 comments)

Prince Sued For Allegedly Poaching 'Voice' Contestant Judith Hill

Sony Music is suing Prince accusing him of 'stealing' Judith Hill and producing her album. Posted by bonnie184 in Prince: Music and More (182 comments)

Prince session at Paisley Park - 22 March

A 'closed-door session' for invited media representatives and some fans at Paisley Park, showcasing Judith Hill following Prince's work on her album Posted by antonb in Associated artists & people (116 comments)

New Track! 'The X's Face' streamed on NYC radio station

The full recording of this song has been premiered on 90.7 WFUV Posted by Angelsoncrack in Prince: Music and More (355 comments)

'New' Prince and 3rdEyeGirl song, 'What If', to premiere on 12th March!

Hear this new recording streamed on 91.9 WFPK Radio Louisville in advance of the opening tour shows Posted by dandan in Prince: Music and More (412 comments)

USA Tour: Hit 'N' Run 2015

New Hit and Run style tour announced with with show scheduled for Louisville, Kentucky on 14 March Posted by TheGoldStandard in Concerts (414 comments)

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“When Doves Cry takes the cake, not because it's the most obvious choice, but because it's his best composed, arranged, and performed. To this day, there isn't anything that sounds like it. It carries this bizarre, smooth, glassy atmosphere since the bubblegum keyboards are there to accompany such a serious, mature overall sound. You're not quite sure how you're supposed to feel listening to it.

All the little intricate bits and pieces in the track; the main keyboard riff, the adroit guitarwork, the ethereal overdubbing, even the lack of a bassline, work together and gel seamlessly for a totally complete listening experience. It isn't an epic like 3 Chains 'o' Gold, nor a talent show like Computer Blue, it's just an endlessly enjoyable, accessible tune, no matter what instrument it's played on.”
Alguy, 6/10 in the forums

“You are right. I can get so caught up in my frustrations with his flaws that I forget to express the gratitude that I feel for all the great songs that he has recorded.

More than the music I am very, very grateful that Prince has been a fine example of what is possible when you trust your gut and stick to being you. Personally, I have never been one to enjoy sticking out and being different. Despite a life lived, on my part, trying to fit in I still get called eccentric anyway.

Had I embraced my own uniqueness years ago who knows where I would be right now?”
Deadflow3r, 6/10 in the forums

“I think at 42 all of my observations of most things are influenced by my experience and i am very mindful to be careful of sounding like a grouchy old guy. My kids (22,25) have no problem reminding me.

When it comes to Prince's recent output i feel that my response is rooted in where i am, i dont expect urgency nor innovation but i do reserve the right to ignore shit i dont find interesting. I love that he's matured image wise because it would be sad to pitty him for becoming a clown. I honestly dont value what he's recording now but i still feel proud that he's wildly successful as a live act and adjusting wonderfully to being the Icon he is.

If younger people are drawn to his newer work fine, but dont you think its disingenuis to act as if the current musical chapters are comparable to say 1980-1988?. I started listening to JB in high school, too young to know the real JB of the late 60's and early 70's. Back then i knew "Soul Power" was the shit and "Living in America" wasnt. You do know that right?, you do see a distinction between Dirty Mind and Musicology right? you can admit this without making it about us right?.”
dreamshaman32, 6/10 in the forums

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