Tag Archives: Death

Megadeth announce 350-page graphic novel, Death by Design

Among the many musical anniversaries being celebrated this year, 2019 marks the 35th birthday for thrash metal pioneers Megadeth. The band is already set to commemorate the milestone with the release of Warheads on Foreheads, a compilation of 35 tracks culled from their 15 studio albums, but now they’ve added a little something to the

Was James Brown murdered? New investigation details mysterious circumstances leading to singer’s death

In 2006, James Brown was declared dead of a heart attack in the early hours of Christmas morning. However, a new investigation led by CNN suggests that the Godfather of Soul’s death might not have been due to natural causes, but possibly murder. The revelation is part of an exhaustive report by the news network

The new Death Cab for Cutie remix serves as a sort-of Postal Service reunion: Stream

Back in 2003, Death Cab for Cutie’s Ben Gibbard teamed up with Jimmy Tamborello of Dntel for a full-length LP as The Postal Service. The one-off release became a feverishly beloved cult classic, and then eventually went on to go platinum, a feat celebrated with a reunion tour and deluxe edition of Give Up in

Chance the Rapper, Solange, Questlove, Ellen Degeneres, Missy Elliott, and more react to the death of Mac Miller

An outpouring of reactions have come in from artists all across the industry following the sudden death of Mac Miller. On Friday afternoon, it was reported that the 26-year-old rapper died of an apparent drug overdose, and the news has not been taken lightly by his colleagues and peers. Everyone from Chance the Rapper to Khalid,

Is Narrow Stairs the Saddest Death Cab for Cutie Album?

Ben Gibbard’s voice always makes me cry. I still remember hearing it for the first time in middle school. Bored in a suburban Best Buy while my mom searched for a new computer mouse, I scoured their CD rack before picking up a copy of We Have the Facts and We’re Voting Yes. Back home,

Phil Anselmo and Rex Brown React to Vinnie Paul's Death

In his first social media posts since the death of his bandmate Vinnie Paul, former Pantera singer Phil Anselmo shared a photograph of a lit candle on Instagram and Facebook last night. After initially re-tweeting the statement on Paul’s death posted on Pantera’s official social media account, bassist Rex Brown has offered his first public

Bill Hader Is a Shitty Actor Trying to Outpace Death in the Hilarious, Surprisingly Existential Barry

Bill Hader in Barry, photo by John P. Johnson Barry is a comedy about death. Not physical death, necessarily, though Bill Hader‘s titular protagonist is an assassin and the first episode does open with him standing over a dead body. But that introductory corpse isn’t the only dead thing in that room, and the character