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Beyoncé and JAY-Z kick off OTR II Tour in Wales: Setlist + Video

On The Run II is officially live. On Wednesday, Beyoncé and JAY-Z kicked off their second collaborative tour with a performance at Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. If you had sparkly outfits, “’03 Bonnie and Clyde”, and “Drunk in Love” on your bingo card, you’re in good shape. If you had covers of DJ Khaled and Ed

The 100 Scariest Movies of All Time

Artwork by Cap Blackard Why do we love being scared? It can’t be the way it makes our heart beat at rapid rates. Or how it keeps us up at night, leaving us to clutch our sheets as we stare at our half-open closets and listen for the faintest sounds down the hall. What the hell

Diane Warren Sued for $20 Million for Stealing Chicago's 'Look Away' from Teenager

An Englishman named Brendan Greaves is suing songwriter Diane Warren on the grounds that a tune he wrote in 1987, when he was 14, called “Look Away” is similar to the 1988 Chicago hit of the same name. He’s seeking $ 20 million and all profits from the song. According to TMZ, he sent his

Dave Grohl Pranks Crowd With Fake Stage Fall

Nearly three years to the day that he broke his leg when he fell offstage in Gothenburg, Sweden, Dave Grohl fooled a crowd in the same city into thinking that he had done it again. Foo Fighters opened their concert tonight (June 5) with a man dressed as Grohl coming onstage and spilling out onto

Bonnaroo to offer free laundry service during festival

Music festivals are inherently a dirty experience, what with the multiple days rocking out to seemingly endless music under the summer sun. Bonnaroo in particular is known as a messy event, with either the Tennessee heat leading to a dustbowl scenario or southern storms turning the grounds into a mud pit. But Roovians need not

Rock Biographer Jerry Hopkins Dies

According to his website, Hopkins published 39 books and more than 1,000 magazine articles in his career for the likes of Rolling Stone, GQ, Wine Spectator, Maxim, The Village Voice and others. His most popular title is probably No One Here Gets Out Alive, the 1980 biography of Morrison, which, according to Best Classic Bands, he had begun

Jack White dedicates “Icky Thump” to Donald Trump: “You can’t be a president and a prostitute, too!”

In the lead up to the 2016 presidential election, Jack White sold “Icky Trump” t-shirts in protest of then-candidate Donald Trump. During his headlining set at Governors Ball on Friday, the former White Striper once again used Icky Thump’s title track to deliver a stinging rebuke of Trump. After singing the song’s second verse (“White Americans, what/