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Outside Lands to become first major US festival to sell cannabis on site

Outside Lands will be a whole lot greener this year. This weekend’s festival will allow cannabis sales and a designated smoking area on site for the first time ever, according to a press release. Festival-goers will be able to buy up to seven grams of non-concentrated cannabis and two grams of cannabis concentrates across all

Kendrick Lamar and fiancée Whitney Alford welcome first child

Congratulations are in order to Kendrick Lamar and his fiancée, Whitney Alford, who just welcomed their first child. According to Us Weekly, Alford gave birth to a baby girl on Friday (July 26th). The couple had kept the pregnancy private and did not publicly announce it ahead of time. Lamar and Alford have reportedly been

David Fincher announces first new movie in five years

David Fincher has announced his first film in five years. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the veteran filmmaker is pairing up with Oscar-winning actor Gary Oldman to tell the story of Citizen Kane co-writer Herman Mankiewicz. It’s called Mank, it’s going to be shot in black in white, and it’s going to Netflix. Naturally, Oldman

Morrissey performs The Smiths’ “I Won’t Share You” live for the first time: Watch

In a first for Morrissey, the former Smiths singer managed to go an entire week without canceling a concert. Yesterday marked the conclusion of Moz’s seven-date Broadway residency at New York’s Lunt-Fontanne Theater, and fans who took the risk and purchased tickets to see the notoriously sickly frontman were rewarded with a few rare performances.

The Killers perform “Land of the Free” live for the first time on Kimmel: Watch

Earlier this year, The Killers released a brand new single called “Land of the Free”. Packaged with a powerful music video directed by the Spike Lee, the song saw the band taking a strong political stance regarding the America’s commitment to freedom and diversity. On Monday night, Brandon Flowers & co. performed “Land of the Free” live

Modest Mouse to release first new single in four years

Later this month, Modest Mouse will return with their first new single in four years. The Pacific Northwest indie rock veterans will release “Poison the Well” as a digital single on March 29th. It will then be pressed on limited-edition “triangular mint-green” vinyl, b/w another new song, for Record Store Day (April 13th). Modest Mouse

Vampire Weekend play Father of the Bride songs live for first time on BBC Radio: Stream

When Ezra Koenig announced the new Vampire Weekend album, Father of the Bride, he promised to release two tracks a month before the LP’s release date. While that means we’ve so far been gifted four tracks from the Modern Vampires of the City follow-up, we’ve yet to hear any of the material live. Today, the band