Category Archives: News

Dwayne Johnson clowns Tyrese’s Black Rose album in expletive filled rant: Watch

Whoa, easy now big fella! Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Tyrese Gibson have been going back-and-forth in the press about Johnson’s planned Fast and the Furious spinoff, which Gibson called “selfish” and “fucked up” as it will delay the release of Furious 9 until 2020. Yesterday Gibson spoke with TMZ about his issues with the

Album Review: Beck – Colors

If the respective rises of alternative rock and hip-hop were the most significant musical developments of the 1990s, we can credit Beck Hansen more than virtually anyone else (save for maybe the Beastie Boys) with bringing them together. But he also brought in folk, avant-noise, country, and Princely electro-funk; the dominant sonic signatures of his

10 Times St. Vincent Gave No Fucks

The signs have always been there, if you knew where to look for them. The wide-eyed, sweet-looking ingenue on the cover of 2007’s Marry Me actually wasn’t very interested in getting married at all. There was definitely something subtly sinister lurking under the chamber pop flourishes of 2009’s Actor. 2011’s Strange Mercy was more explicitly

Florence Welch hosts new documentary on David Bowie’s “Heroes”: Watch

This weekend marked the 40th anniversary of the David Bowie album “Heroes”. To celebrate, the BBC released a new documentary hosted by Florence Welch. Over the course of the 53-minute feature, Welch explores the impact that the city of Berlin had on the making of the LP. The Florence and the Machine singer also meets

Album Review: Melkbelly – Nothing Valley

There’s something desperate about the Midwestern summer, a certain revved-up edge to any nice day that’s brought about by memories of the miserable just passed and almost returning. That impatient pursuit of fun takes a musical form on Nothing Valley, the debut album from Chicago’s Melkbelly and inaugural release for Wax Nine Records, the Carpark

Liam Gallagher, Aerosmith’s Joe Perry join Foo Fighters to cover The Beatles’ “Come Together”: Watch

Yesterday marked the stacked one-day festival that was the Foo Fighters‘ Cal JAM, which found artists like Queens of the Stone Age, Babes in Toyland, Cage the Elephant, and Wolf Alice descend upon San Bernardino, California. Also on the lineup was Liam Gallagher, who joined the Foos during their closing set for a rocking rendition

Troubling video shows Nelly flirting with an underage girl during concert on Friday night

Nelly was arrested early Saturday morning in Washington, accused of raping a woman aboard his tour bus. Hours before the alleged incident took place, the 42-year-old rapper performed at the White River Amphitheatre in Auburn, Washington. As The Daily Beast points out, a troubling video from the concert has now surfaced online. It shows Nelly flirting