Muse

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Muse are an English rock band from Teignmouth, Devon, formed in 1994. The band consists of Matt Bellamy (lead vocals, guitar, piano, keyboards), Chris Wolstenholme (bass guitar, backing vocals, keyboards) and Dominic Howard (drums, percussion).

Muse released their debut album, Showbiz, in 1999, showcasing Bellamy's falsetto and a melancholic alternative rock style. Their second album, Origin of Symmetry (2001), expanded their sound, incorporating wider instrumentation and romantic classical influences, and earned them a reputation for energetic live performances. Absolution (2003) saw further classical influence, with orchestra on tracks such as "Butterflies and Hurricanes", and became the first of five consecutive UK number-one albums.

Black Holes and Revelations (2006) incorporated electronic and pop elements, influenced by 1980s groups such as Depeche Mode, displayed in singles such as "Supermassive Black Hole". The album brought Muse wider international success. The Resistance (2009) and The 2nd Law (2012) explored themes of government oppression and civil uprising and cemented Muse as one of the world's major stadium acts. Their seventh album, Drones (2015), was a concept album about drone warfare and returned to a harder rock sound.

Muse have won numerous awards, including two Grammy Awards, winning the Grammys for Best Rock Album for The Resistance and Drones, two Brit Awards, winning Best British Live Act twice, five MTV Europe Music Awards and eight NME Awards. In 2012 the band received the Ivor Novello Award for International Achievement from the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors. Muse have sold over 20 million albums worldwide.[1]

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Thought Contagion
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Thought Contagion is a song by musical group Muse, released on February 15, 2018.
Dig Down
 
"Dig Down" is a song by English rock band Muse.
The 2nd Law
 
The 2nd Law is the sixth studio album by English rock band Muse.
The Resistance
 
The Resistance is the fifth studio album by English rock band Muse, released in Europe on 14 September 2009, and in North America on 15 September 2009.

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Kicking off the Muse
  –  January 17, 2018
Through the Muse MV, any local kid can ... His workshop is called “Sonic Beats and Sound: Playing with Hip-Hop, Electronica, and Ambient Styles and Recording Tech.” He will talk about how fusing various styles can lead to unexpected results, and ...
Muse’s Matt Bellamy Declares Guitar “No Longer A Lead Instrument”, Starts Collaborative Album With Zedd
  –  February 21, 2018
Bellamy adds that Muse have “always kept an eye on what’s gong on” and “taken influence from things we think are cool in contemporary music”, which we saw in action with 2012’s controversial foray into dubstep on The 2nd Law and — more ...
Marcus Butler Signed to Muse’s Modeling and Influencer Boards
  –  April 10, 2018
MARCUS BUTLER TO MUSE: Marcus Butler, a 26-year-old British YouTube vlogger ... and is a founder of Stripped Bear Music Management and SourcedBox, a food box service, which delivers healthy snacks to the masses. Alongside fellow YouTuber Alfie Deyes ...
Pattie Boyd: Muse who wed George Harrison, then Eric Clapton coming to NZ
  –  April 6, 2018
Pattie Boyd is the muse who inspired the music giants to write among the greatest love songs of the 20th century – Something, Layla and Wonderful Tonight. The Vogue cover model who wed first the Beatles pin-up, breaking fans' hearts around the world ...
MUSE/IQUE explores the connections between music and the human body Sunday at Huntington Hospital
  –  April 5, 2018
Pasadena has long been home to plenty of great classical music, thanks to the dual presence of both the Pasadena Symphony and POPS and the CalPhil Orchestra. But since 2011, acclaimed conductor Rachael Worby has been shaking things up on the scene via her ...
So Bizarre! Kim Kardashian Acting As Kanye’s ‘Muse’ & Helping West Write New Lyrics
  –  April 4, 2018
“Kim is not just there as his muse, she’s also there to give him ideas and inspiration ... 15 Training Photos Reveal Who Loves The Gym, Who Skips It, Who Pukes Music business insiders “wonder how long it’s gonna be until we see Kim’s name ...
MUSE/IQUE Uncorked Series: HUMAN/INSTRUMENT Explores Musicality Of The Human Body
  –  March 13, 2018
MUSE/IQUE, Pasadena's pioneering live music organization, continues its signature Uncorked series with HUMAN/INSTRUMENT, a multi-faceted musical journey into health and wellness, that will showcase the artistic and creative reaches within the human body ...

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