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  • Morrissey's Tour Launch Features New Songs, Stage-Invading Fans

    Morrissey's Tour Launch Features New Songs, Stage-Invading Fans | ARTICLE

    From the moment Morrissey announced his 2014 North American tour dates in February, the jokes started rolling across social media about the inevitable cancellations, which have become a hallmark of the former Smiths singer's recent solo career...

    May 8, 2014 9:10 AM ET
  • Q&A:  Men Without Hats' Ivan Doroschuk on New Album, Meeting Carly Rae Jepsen and the Return of New Wave

    Q&A: Men Without Hats' Ivan Doroschuk on New Album, Meeting Carly Rae Jepsen and the Return of New Wave | ARTICLE

    Men Without Hats are best known for their 1983 smash "The Safety Dance," followed four years later in the Top 20 with "Pop Goes the World." But this "one-hit wonder with two hits," as songwriter/frontman Ivan Doroschuk...

    June 12, 2012 2:50 PM ET
  • In Our Heads

    In Our Heads | ALBUM REVIEW

    Few bands can fill a dance floor with melody, soul and electro intensity like Hot Chip. There's unguarded joy in the British quintet's mix of synthed-up grooves and pop songfulness on tracks like "Don't Deny Your Heart"....

    June 12, 2012 12:15 AM ET
  • John Cusack on Channeling Edgar Allan Poe in 'The Raven'

    John Cusack on Channeling Edgar Allan Poe in 'The Raven' | ARTICLE

    In his 1980s romantic comedies, John Cusack always wore his heart on his sleeve – but it’s hard to imagine any of those fresh-faced underdog characters carving up said heart onscreen and feeding it to a raccoon. In...

    April 27, 2012 4:50 PM ET
  • Exclusive: Stream 'Relief,' Death's First New Single Since 1976

    Exclusive: Stream 'Relief,' Death's First New Single Since 1976 | ARTICLE

    Click to listen to Death's 'Relief' In 1973, three young brothers in Detroit stopped playing R&B and started making punk rock in their bedroom before...

    February 24, 2012 11:00 AM ET
  • Slayer, Ryan Gosling Make for an Epic Fun Fun Fun Fest

    Slayer, Ryan Gosling Make for an Epic Fun Fun Fun Fest | ARTICLE

    "How many internet memes did your fest spawn?" seems as good a criterion as any to judge the success of a music festival – and by that metric, the Austin, Texas Fun Fun Fun Fest made out like...

    November 7, 2011 4:05 PM ET
  • Glenn Danzig Draws Fire for Behavior at Fun Fun Fun Fest

    Glenn Danzig Draws Fire for Behavior at Fun Fun Fun Fest | ARTICLE

    Glenn Danzig may have earned some warm fuzzy points when he was spotted buying kitty litter last year, but promoters and fans in Austin, Texas are less than thrilled with the former Misfits frontman’s behavior...

    November 5, 2011 2:10 PM ET
  • Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon and Thurston Moore Announce Split

    Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon and Thurston Moore Announce Split | ARTICLE

    Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon and Thurston Moore have announced the end of their 27-year marriage. The split leaves an uncertain future for the pioneering alternative rock band, who formed three decades ago and have fall...

    October 15, 2011 7:48 AM ET
  • Tomorrow's World

    Tomorrow's World | ALBUM REVIEW

    Few voices have more fervently served the cause of dancefloor endorphins than the crystalline croon of Erasure's Andy Bell – which is why the metallically processed "Hold meeeee" that opens the British duo's 14th album prompts wide-eyed...

    October 11, 2011 12:00 AM ET
  • Stage Collapse at Indiana State Fair Kills Five, Injures Dozens

    Stage Collapse at Indiana State Fair Kills Five, Injures Dozens | ARTICLE

    Less than a month after separate accidents at Cheap Trick and Flaming Lips concerts, a stage collapse on Saturday night at the Indiana State Fair killed at least five and injured dozens. The death toll...

    August 14, 2011 8:55 AM ET
  • Fun Fun Fun Fest Reveals Line-Up With Turntable.fm

    Fun Fun Fun Fest Reveals Line-Up With Turntable.fm | ARTICLE

    The sixth annual Fun Fun Fun Fest, to be held November 4th through 6th in Austin, Texas, will include headliners Slayer, Danzig Legacy, Public Enemy, Major Lazer, Passion Pit, Odd Future, the Damned and Henry...

    August 3, 2011 5:55 PM ET
  • Mike Patton on Voicing a Video Game, Faith No More Reunion

    Mike Patton on Voicing a Video Game, Faith No More Reunion | ARTICLE

    Faith No More singer and songwriter Mike Patton has a starring role in The Darkness II, where he voices the character of the Darkness, an evil power that takes over the protagonist Jackie, a mafia hitman....

    July 25, 2011 11:50 AM ET
  • Join Us

    Join Us | ALBUM REVIEW

    The last time John Linnell and John Flansburgh released an album for grown-ups, 2007's The Else, it was one of their most aggressively rock-centric to date. This time, they've gone more playfully experimental, from the sunny lead...

    July 19, 2011 12:05 AM ET
  • Odd Future, X to Play Fun Fun Fun Fest

    Odd Future, X to Play Fun Fun Fun Fest | ARTICLE

    Controversial hip-hop group Odd Future and punk legends X are among the first bands confirmed for the sixth annual Fun Fun Fun Fest, to be held November 4th through 6th at Auditorium Shores in Austin, Texas....

    July 14, 2011 11:05 AM ET
  • 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark' Reboot Escapes the Train-Wreck

    'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark' Reboot Escapes the Train-Wreck | ARTICLE

    The first iteration of Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, which started previews last November, became a national punchline thanks to its constant cast injuries, budget problems and an incoherent plot. But everyone wanted to witness the train...

    June 14, 2011 10:00 PM ET
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