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Game of Thrones unveils season 8 premiere date, new teaser trailer

Mark your calendars: The eighth and final season of HBO’s Game of Thrones will premiere April 14th. The premiere date was unveiled in a new teaser trailer, which aired prior to tonight’s season three debut of True Detective. The teaser depicts Jon Snow, Sansa Stark, and Arya Stark in the crypts of Winterfell, where they encounter

Classic Album Review: Animal Collective’s Merriweather Post Pavilion Remains a Watery Wonderland

In our original review of Animal Collective’s Merriweather Post Pavilion, published 10 years ago this month, there’s a line in the first paragraph that stands out now for its half-correctness: “Still, no matter how amazing or confusing any of the group’s back catalog may be, it will henceforth be Merriweather Post Pavilion that will stand

Here’s Harry Styles singing “Smells Like Teen Spirit”

Harry Styles, once the JC Chasez of boy band One Direction, has built a solid solo career for himself, not to mention a budding film presence due to his solid turn in Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk. Well, prepare to take an even brighter shine to the kid, because this video of him singing the chorus to

What we learned from Paul Tollet’s new Coachella interview

On the heels of Coachella’s 2019 lineup announcement, Goldenvoice head Paul Tollett sat down with the Los Angeles Times for a wide-ranging interviews. Tollett discussed his decision to drop Kanye West from this year’s lineup, the controversy surrounding Coachella owner Philip Anschutz, the festival’s radius clause, and the future of Goldenvoice’s FYF Fest. Tollett confirmed

Dave Grohl, Corey Taylor, Rex Brown and more lead Dimebash 2019 bill

This years Dimebash tribute to the late, great Pantera guitarist “Dimebag” Darrell Abbott will feature a who’s who of rock and metal royalty. It’s just been announced that Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl, Slipknot vocalist Corey Taylor, Dimebag’s Pantera bandmate Rex Brown and many others will be on hand to honor the guitar legend. Dimebash

Dwayne Johnson disputes veracity of “generation snowflake” comments

Earlier today UK tabloid The Daily Star published comments attributed to Dwayne Johnson in which the actor expressed his disdain for the current generation of “snowflakes.” “If you are not agreeing with them, then they are offended — and that is not what so many great men and women fought for,” Johnson was quoted as

Beyoncé’s parents kept Destiny’s Child away from R. Kelly

R. Kelly has experienced the largest pushback of his career ever since Lifetime aired its damning docu-series, Surviving R. Kelly, last weekend. Not only have prominent musicians like John Legend and Chance the Rapper rallied behind his alleged survivors, but the six-part program has resulted in the launching of a proper criminal investigation into the