Tina Benitez-Eves


Tina Benitez-Eves

Tina began covering music professionally in the ’90s as a reporter for the Village Voice in New York. A journalist for more than two decades, she has worked as staff editor and freelance writer covering entertainment, art, pop culture, food, wine, spirits, health, travel and more. Throughout it all, music has always been a constant in her life… and work. Her words have appeared in Billboard, Men’s Journal, Wine Spectator, and other local and national newspapers, magazines, and online publications. Based in New York City, Tina is currently working on her first book and can be found at @tbeves on Instagram.​

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Blondie Releases Rare, Never-Released Demo “Mr. Sightseer”

Now the B-Side to Blondie’s take on The Doors’ Strange Days track “Moonlight Drive,” “Mr. Sightseer,” another rare track off their upcoming, and first-ever, comprehensive box set collection, Blondie: Against The Odds 1974-1982, out Aug. 26, is revealed. Newly mastered by Grammy Award-winning engineer Michael Graves at Osiris Studio, “Mr. Sightseer” was originally recorded by Blondie’s More

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Ozzy Osbourne

Ozzy Osbourne Returns to Stage with Black Sabbath Guitarist Tony Iommi

Ozzy Osbourne returned to stage on Aug. 8, along with Black Sabbath bandmate, guitarist Tony Iommi, to close out the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games at the Alexander Stadium in England. The performance marks the first appearance for Osbourne, 73, following his recent spinal surgery and numerous health issues and since his final full duet performance More

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The Academy Presents

Olivia Newton-John Remembered by ‘Grease’ Co-Stars, Brian Wilson, Dionne Warwick, Elton John, and Many More

Former Grease cast mates along with dozens of artists including Brian Wilson, Dionne Warwick, Barbra Streisand, Kylie Minogue, Peter Frampton, Kelly Clarkson, and many more have been sharing memories and remembrances of their friend, colleague, and inspiration, Olivia Newton-John, who lost her battle to breast cancer on Aug. 8 at the age of 73. “My More

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Metallica Launches ‘Stranger Things’ Line of Merchandise

Metallica is keeping the resurgence of their 1986 hit “Master of Puppets”—following the feature of the song on the Netflix series Stranger Things—going strong with a new line of merchandise inspired by the show. “We’re having the most metal meeting ever of The Hellfire Club so we’re scouting out ‘lost sheep’ and outsiders to join,” More

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Dua Lipa Named Honorary Ambassador to Kosovo

Dua Lipa has been named an Honorary Ambassador of Kosovo.  Born to Kosovo Albanian parents, Lipa grew up in London before relocating to the Kosovo capital of Pristina with her family in 2008 after Kosovo declared independence. The singer later returned to London at the age of 15 where she started kicking off her music More

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The Offspring

The Offspring Escape Burning SUV on Tour

Members of The Offspring escaped unharmed after one of their tour vehicles caught fire on Aug. 6, while the band was en route to Rimouski, Quebec, Canada for a concert. “While traveling through Canada yesterday, something flew off the vehicle in front of us and became wedged underneath one of our SUVs and it caught fire,” More

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Naomi Judd’s Family Files to Keep Details of Her Death Records Closed

The family of the late country singer Naomi Judd was granted a court order to keep her death records sealed from public record. Naomi’s husband Larry Strickland and two daughters Wynonna and Ashley filed for injunctive relief in Williamson County, Tennessee on Aug. 1 to protect their family’s privacy from the release of documents gathered by police who responded More

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