Justin Timberlake, Phoenix, Queens of the Stone Age, Primal Scream, and Jessie J will grace the stage at this year’s iTunes Festival in London (via the Hollywood Reporter). The free concert series will host performances at the Roundhouse venue every night throughout September. Other performers confirmed for the 30-day showcase include 30 Seconds to Mars, Jake Bugg, and Jack Johnson, along with many others that will be announced in the coming weeks. The final lineup is expected to feature more than 60 acts.
Tickets are only available to U.K. residents and are distributed through a lottery system that fans can enter at the event’s official website. Apple users can watch the shows live or afterwards via computer, iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, or Apple TV.
Last year’s iTunes Festival boasted live sets from Jack White, Lana Del Rey, the Killers, Usher, David Guetta, Ellie Goulding, Muse, and Mumford & Sons.
You can now hear the entire Jay-Z produced Great Gatsby soundtrack on NPR (listen HERE)! Soundtrack features Jay-Z, Beyoncé, the xx, Florence + the Machine, Jack White, Gotye, Kanye, Frank Ocean, Nero, & Sia. Album out May 7, pre-order on iTunes or purchase Lana Del Rey’s ‘Young & Beautiful’ now.
Produced by Jay-Z, I am already loving the tracks that have dropped. The soundtrack will feature Jay-Z, Beyoncé, the xx, Jack White, Gotye, Kanye, Frank Ocean, Nero, & Sia! This is set to be an epic film soundtrack, a rare feat in my book.
'Over the Love' by Florence + the Machine, gorgeous & haunting:
'Young & Beautiful' by Lana del Rey, beautiful & not annoying! Available for purchase on iTunes now, in advance of the soundtrack release.
Beyoncé’s much buzzed about cover of Amy Winehouse’s ‘Back to Black’ with Andre 3000 (you will have to deal with the annoying radio promotional tags until a better version becomes available).
Emeli Sandé and The Bryan Ferry Orchestra cover Beyoncé’s ’Crazy in Love’
Soundtrack available on iTunes May 7 (pre-order now).
Just pre-ordered Sheryl Sandberg’s new book ‘Lean In' (iTunes | Amazon | Powell’s). Love strong women & moms in business! Available March 11. She will also be launching the Lean In organization to support women in reaching their goals. Join the community on the website or Facebook. Listen to Sheryl discuss what’s holding women back HERE via NPR & be inspired.