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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 (379 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 (8 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 (50 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 (181 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 (353 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)

Prince & 3rd Eye Girl release new music video for MARZ

Some new video action for your eyeballs, P and 3EG hit you with the video for MARZ. Posted by jayspud in Prince: Music and More (147 comments)

Prince Presenting - Golden Globes

Post your comments here. Posted by jstar69 in Prince: Music and More (218 comments)

Prince & 3rdEyeGirl on SNL 1st November - Chris Rock hosting.

Prince to appear as musical guest for third time on Saturday Night Live Posted by dandan in Prince: Music and More (577 comments)

Q&A with Prince on Facebook today - 12PM PT

Our overlord of all that is Royal and Funky is gonna answer some questions on Facebook today! Let's go! Posted by dandan in Prince: Music and More (136 comments)

Album Release Party Live at Paisley Park on September 30th

Album Release Party Live from Paisley Park at 9:30 pm Central Time (CT) streaming on Live Nation Channel on Yahoo. Check links within for further information. Posted by seven7seven in Concerts (167 comments)

PAISLEY PARK AFTER DARK - AUGUST 30, 2014

Have fun everyone. Please post your reports here, thanks. Posted by luv4u in Concerts (37 comments)

Prince releasing TWO new albums on Sept 30th : "Art Official Age" and "Plectrum Electrum"

It's like all our birthdays have come at once. Our overlord of all that is funky is releasing two new albums via Warner Bros Records on Sept 30th. One is a solo album, "Art Official Age", the other is the long awaited album with his band 3rd Eye Girl, "Plectrum Electrum". Ready....set.... PREORDER! Posted by armybrat in Prince: Music and More (727 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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