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SXSW Film Festival 2018 Gallery: Isle of Dogs, Ready Player One, Star Wars, Westworld, A Quiet Place

On Friday, March 9th, South by Southwest kicked off the film portion of its conference. Once again, those iconic red carpets were rolled out in front of Austin’s half dozen theaters, inviting everyone from Wes Anderson and Emily Blunt to Jeff Goldblum and Daryl Hannah to Arnold Schwarzenegger and Rachel Bloom. While our film writers kept

This Year’s Model Is Still Elvis Costello at His Angry Best

“I’m sorry ladies and gentlemen. There’s no reason to do this song here.” The words are arguably as famous as any performer has ever uttered on Saturday Night Live. Elvis Costello didn’t get so much as two verses off of “Less Than Zero” before he abruptly waved the song off, instead directing his backing band,

Lucas Hedges to play Shia LaBeouf in LaBeouf biopic

Over the past decade or so, Shia LaBeouf’s made more headlines for his violent, self-destructive behavior than he has for his acting. In a recent Esquire profile, he apologized for the antics, calling himself “a struggling motherfucker showing his ass in front of the world.” Still, it’s hard to shake his blatantly racist tirade against a Savannah

Stone Temple Pilots reveal new album with replacement singer Jeff Gutt: Stream

Stone Temple Pilots return today with their first new album in eight years. The self-titled record is available to stream below via Apple Music and Spotify. Stone Temple Pilot serves as the band’s first release with new frontman Jeff Gutt. “We are thrilled about what lies ahead,” guitarist Dean DeLeo said of the LP in a previous statement.

Silverchair frontman Daniel Johns and Empire Of The Sun’s Luke Steele share debut single as Dreams

Daniel Johns, former frontman of Australian rock stars Silverchair, has joined forces with countryman Luke Steele of Empire of the Sun for a new project called Dreams. The duo are set to make their live debut next month at Coachella; in anticipation, they’ve released their debut single, “No One Defeat Us”. Take a listen below.

David Byrne Extends 'American Utopia' Tour

After kicking off his American Utopia tour at the beginning of the month, David Byrne has now expanded it, with a new leg of U.S. dates added into September and October. Byrne will perform more than 100 dates on the tour, his first solo run since 2009. The additional shows, on which he’ll be supported by Tune-Yards, begin on

Joe Perry Announces Solo 'Joe Perry and Friends' Shows

Joe Perry will play three dates in support of his new solo album, Sweetzerland Manifesto, next month. He’ll be joined by his Aerosmith bandmate Brad Whitford and Extreme’s Gary Cherone for a show he’s calling “Joe Perry and Friends.” They’ll begin at the House of Blues in Boston on April 18 and, over the next two nights, will