Category Archives: News

Album Review: Justin Timberlake Gets Creative, Twangy, and Downright Stupid on Man of the Woods

– Download the episode  |  iTunes  |  Podchaser The Lowdown: The culture is finally fed up with Justin Timberlake, the epitome of white, good-looking, cis male-until-told-otherwise privilege, which got him a second chance at the Super Bowl halftime show after crippling Janet Jackson’s career last time. Bad timing for his fifth solo album, Man of the Woods, a funky,

Quincy Was Right: Marlon Brando and Richard Pryor totally banged, says Pryor’s widow

Christ, legendary record producer Quincy Jones has been on a tear lately. Last week, he took aim at Taylor Swift and in a joyous Vulture interview today he criticized the Beatles as “no-playing motherfuckers.” But that wasn’t the only bomb he dropped in the Vulture interview, which saw him trashing U2’s current tunes, claiming he used to “date” Ivanka

Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young Could Reunite Over Donald Trump Hatred

David Crosby said despite negative feelings between him and former bandmates Stephen Stills, Graham Nash and Neil Young, the band could still reunite over their shared hatred for Donald Trump. In recent years, Crosby became involved in a feud with Young, over the latter’s new girlfriend, and with Nash about comments made in a book. “My relationship with David began to sour,” Nash said

Chicago and REO Speedwagon Announce Co-Headlining Summer Tour

Chicago and REO Speedwagon are joining forces this summer for a co-headlining tour of North America. The two veteran bands will hit 30 cities, beginning in Concord, Calif., on June 13. Chicago will perform their second LP, Chicago II, in its entirety for the first time ever on this tour. They will also play a set of

Watch Alice Cooper's Super Bowl Ad

We all know all about the classic rockers (and classic tracks) that put in appearances during nationwide commercial spots that aired during Super Bowl LII yesterday, but the regional markets broadcast their own memorable clips between plays — like the one Alice Cooper filmed for Desert Financial Credit Union in Phoenix. Cooper’s deep Phoenix roots might

LCD Soundsystem perform “You Wanted a Hit” in web exclusive Austin City Limits clip: Watch

LCD Soundsystem recently delivered a thrilling, hour-long set for Austin City Limits. The appearance was heavy on American Dream cuts, but did well to showcase the band’s beloved back catalog alongside the new material. Not every song they played made it to the broadcast, however, and today a web exclusive performance of “You Wanted a Hit”, off This is Happening,

Justin Timberlake Covers Prince's 'I Would Die 4 U' at Super Bowl Halftime Show

There was no hologram. But Prince was seen and heard during the Super Bowl halftime show. Midway through his set, Justin Timberlake performed “I Would Die 4 U” along with audio and video of the Purple’s One’s original performance of the song, which was projected onto a giant billowing screen above the stage. (skip to