VIDEO: Amel Larrieux LIVE @ SOB’s – 10/27/10

As previously posted, Amel Larrieux performed live at SOB’s this week – and TheWaitingRoom was there to experience the show. Amel sounded blissfully soulful and sweet, and her band was on point throughout the night, too. Keep your eye on TheWaitingRoom for future SOB’s show announcements and coverage, including an upcoming Marsha Ambrosius/Teedra Moses double … Continue reading

‘Scream 4’ Official Teaser Trailer

As a long-time horror flick fan, this is so exciting! Wes Craven and the original cast of the¬†Scream series are back for Scream 4 – hitting theaters April 15, 2011. And now you can watch the first official teaser trailer after the jump! Do you think this will live up to the first three films’ … Continue reading

First Listen: New Keyshia Cole Song (LQ Snippet)

Earlier this evening Keyshia Cole premiered a very short unmastered low-quality snippet of some of the new music she’s been cooking up in the lab – it’s hard to tell, but the beat definitely sounds hot. I’m beyond ready for her new album. Listen Here Follow Keyshia on Twitter @KeyshiaCole

Mark Ronson x Marsha Ambrosius “Valerie” (Live)

This past Tuesday, Oct. 12th, Mark Ronson along with his band, Mark Ronson & The Business INTL, performed what seems like a pretty dope show at New York City’s famous Webster Hall. Along with other special guests like Q-Tip and rapper Pill, the set closed with a special appearance by Marsha Ambrosius singing “Valerie” (made … Continue reading

New Music: Jazmine Sullivan – “Excuse Me” (Live in Atlanta)

Jazmine Sullivan surprised fans at the Atlanta stop on her tour with Mary J. Blige and newcomer Miguel, when she performed “Excuse Me,” a new song off her upcoming sophomore album ‘Love Me Back‘ – out Nov. 30th. Everyone seems to be really into her newly released 2nd single, “10 Seconds,” – this live performance … Continue reading

Jay-Z Talks ‘Decoded’ [VIDEO]

Check out this great clip of Jay-Z breaking down some of his lyrics, courtesy of, for a promo spot for his upcoming book Decoded. The hardcover (and digital) edition of Decoded will hit stores on Nov. 16th The cover art (above) is originally by artist Andy Warhol. You can pre-order Decoded on Amazon right … Continue reading

Marina & The Diamonds Covers 3Oh!3’s “Starstrukk”

I don’t consider myself a fan of 3Oh!3 – but thanks to a stripped and toned down cover by Marina & The Diamonds of their hit “Starstrukk,” I have found a new appreciation for their lyrics and melodies. has been doing these artist-on-artist ‘mash-ups’ for a few months now – you may remember Sara … Continue reading