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Paul McCartney, 'Egypt Station': Album Review

No matter how hard aging artists try, there’s no turning back time. Or stopping it, for that matter. But that hasn’t deterred countless rock legends over the past two decades from trying to reclaim the victories of their youths on works that range from admirably noble to downright embarrassing. In the five years since Paul McCartney’s

Album Review: Troye Sivan Oozes a Breathy Charm Across the Dreamy and Sexy Bloom

The Lowdown: Troye Sivan built an Internet following on the strength of a charming video blog, but don’t let the YouTube creds put you off. His debut album, 2015’s Blue Neighborhood, would have been buzzworthy even if Sivan hadn’t brought his own buzz. With dreamy synthscapes, personal writing, and help from some talented writer-producers, Blue

Big and Rich singer has Twitter tantrum, rips Nike socks in protest of Nike’s Colin Kaepernick campaign

For most Americans, it was a lovely and relaxing Labor Day, filled with family, friends, and BBQ. For John Rich, one-half of country duo Big and Rich, it was a frantic and anxious Monday, complete with petulant rage and childish angst. Earlier today, Nike rolled out a new ad campaign starring Colin Kaepernick, the former 49ers

Stevie Ray Vaughan's 'Wonderful' Childhood Home Sells for Less Than $160K

Stevie Ray Vaughan’s childhood home in Dallas, recently sold for a song. That the legendary guitarist grew up in the home mattered little to the buyers, who purchased it for less than the $ 159,900 asking price. Although the exact price is unknown at this time, Realtor, who called it “wonderful,” notes that it fell in

The Fame: How Lady Gaga Became Pop’s Self-Made Superstar

In one of the first shots of the 2017 documentary Gaga: Five Foot Two, Lady Gaga is wearing sweatpants. There’s nothing revolutionary about sweatpants, of course — nothing shocking or provocative — and nobody would be surprised that Lady Gaga was filmed wearing sweatpants in 2017, except perhaps Lady Gaga in 2008. By the time

Kanye cries in a MAGA hat in Childish Gambino’s video for “Feels Like Summer”: Watch

Donald Glover, a.k.a. Childish Gambino, has unveiled a new video for “Feels Like Summer”. The incredible animated visual, created by Justin Richburg, depicts Glover walking down a neighborhood street. Along the way, he encounters various musicians and celebrities, including ASAP Rocky and Solange playing a game of tug of war with The Weeknd; Drake chasing

Paul McCartney announces 2019 U.S. tour dates

Next week, Paul McCartney will return with his new solo album, Egypt Station, which he’ll support by embarking on his “Freshen Up Tour.” Already, Macca’s mapped out dates in Canada, Japan, the UK, and Europe for later this year. He’s also scheduled to headline Austin City Limits in October. Now, McCartney has confirmed a leg of U.S. tour