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Ranking: Every Star Wars Movie and TV Show from Worst to Best

This feature was originally published in December 2015. A long time ago, we were just stargazing kids, worshiping our letterbox collection of George Lucas’ original Star Wars trilogy. Years later, the Force is strong with us as we do the Imperial March this week and celebrate Nothing but Star Wars! with a rogue squadron of features, essays, and

Ranking: Every Marvel Movie and TV Show from Worst to Best

This feature originally ran in April 2015 and will be periodically updated and re-published with the latest Marvel releases. Welcome to Dissected, where we disassemble a band’s catalog, a director’s filmography, or some other critical pop-culture collection in the abstract. It’s exact science by way of a few beers. This time, we sort through the best and

Justin Timberlake Covers Prince's 'I Would Die 4 U' at Super Bowl Halftime Show

There was no hologram. But Prince was seen and heard during the Super Bowl halftime show. Midway through his set, Justin Timberlake performed “I Would Die 4 U” along with audio and video of the Purple’s One’s original performance of the song, which was projected onto a giant billowing screen above the stage. (skip to

Brian Setzer’s Stray Cats to reunite for first show in 10 years

Time to style up your pompadour: Brian Setzer’s influential rockabilly group the Stray Cats are reuniting for their first live performance in a decade. The Long Island-bred trio is set return to the stage to headline the Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekend on April 21st.  The event promises burlesque shows, bowling, and “jiving lessons,” as

Dead and Company Postpone Show Due to John Mayer Hospitalization

Dead & Company have postponed tonight’s concert in New Orleans after member John Mayer was admitted to the hospital. The band announced the news on its Facebook page, noting that Mayer was admitted “for emergency appendectomy” earlier today. The show will be rescheduled, and tickets for tonight’s postponed concert will be honored at that later date. Mayer

Watch Paul McCartney Join Steven Van Zandt at London Show

Paul McCartney made a guest appearance with Steven Van Zandt’s band in London last night (Nov. 4), as the pair aimed to complete what the Bruce Springsteen guitarist called “unfinished business.” Watch their London, U.K. performance of the Beatles classic “I Saw Her Standing There” above. It’s thought Van Zandt was referring to a Springsteen

Chrissie Hynde Stops Pretenders Show Because of Crowd's Phone Use

Trying to reverse the proliferation of glowing cellphone screens in the audience at today’s concerts is like trying to push back against the tide — but Pretenders frontwoman Chrissie Hynde isn’t going down without a fight, even if it means cutting a show short after profanely berating the crowd. The band’s no-phones policy isn’t exactly