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  • 'Kelly and Michael' Don Daft Punk Helmets

    'Kelly and Michael' Don Daft Punk Helmets | VIDEO

    Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan busted out a copy of the new issue of Rolling Stone with Daft Punk on the cover during yesterday's Live with Kelly and Michael, proving that no one can escape the...

    May 24, 2013 4:10 PM ET
  • Kendrick Lamar Blasts 'Molly Rap'

    Kendrick Lamar Blasts 'Molly Rap' | ARTICLE

    After putting the drug molly on blast at the end of his video for "Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe," Kendrick Lamar again called out the hip-hop world's recent fascination with the crystallized form of MDMA, a component...

    May 23, 2013 4:15 PM ET
  • Richard Linklater Hopes to Film 'Dazed and Confused' Sequel This Fall

    Richard Linklater Hopes to Film 'Dazed and Confused' Sequel This Fall | ARTICLE

    Richard Linklater hopes to start shooting the "spiritual sequel" to his film Dazed and Confused this fall, the director confirmed during an Ask Me Anything session on Reddit yesterday. Describing the...

    May 23, 2013 3:00 PM ET
  • Metallica Erupt in 'Through The Never'

    Metallica Erupt in 'Through The Never' | VIDEO

    A grisly car crash followed by an all-out riot may not be what you expected to see in a Metallica 3D concert film, but that's exactly how the new trailer for Metallica Through the Never opens.

    May 23, 2013 12:35 PM ET
  • Carole King Honored With Gershwin Prize at White House Ceremony

    Carole King Honored With Gershwin Prize at White House Ceremony | ARTICLE

    Carole King was was presented with the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song at the White House last night by President Obama, who called the singer-songwriter a "living legend," The Associated Press reports. "It is yet...

    May 23, 2013 10:30 AM ET
  • Rise Against Find Their Punk Path in 'Like the Angel' - Song Premiere

    Rise Against Find Their Punk Path in 'Like the Angel' - Song Premiere | ARTICLE

    This year marks the 10th anniversary of Rise Against's Revolutions Per Minute and to celebrate, Fat Wreck Chords will re-release the Chicago punk outfit's breakout second album on May 28th. Dubbed RPM 10, the reissue will include...

    May 21, 2013 8:00 AM ET
  • Jay Pharoah Removes Tweet Confirming Jason Sudeikis' 'SNL' Departure

    Jay Pharoah Removes Tweet Confirming Jason Sudeikis' 'SNL' Departure | ARTICLE

    After tweeting that Jason Sudeikis would be among three high-profile departures from Saturday Night Live, cast member Jay Pharoah removed the post – but not before it was archived on 

    May 20, 2013 1:05 PM ET
  • Lonely Island Contemplate 'Diaper Money'

    Lonely Island Contemplate 'Diaper Money' | VIDEO

    As the Lonely Island prove in the video for their latest effort, "Diaper Money," there's no better fodder for a rap track than life's cruel, inevitable and stinky march toward death. On the cut – which will appear...

    May 20, 2013 10:00 AM ET
  • Thom Yorke and Massive Attack's Robert Del Naja Score British Tax Documentary

    Thom Yorke and Massive Attack's Robert Del Naja Score British Tax Documentary | ARTICLE

    Thom Yorke and Massive Attack's Robert Del Naja have collaborated on the score for a new documentary, The UK Gold, The Telegraph reports. Directed by Mark Donne, the film tracks the history...

    May 16, 2013 4:05 PM ET
  • Beck to Perform 'Song Reader' Album in London

    Beck to Perform 'Song Reader' Album in London | ARTICLE

    Beck has assembled an all-star group of performers to help him play the songs from his latest release, the  Song Reader collection of sheet music, Pitchfork reports. While the 20 compositions have already been performed by...

    May 16, 2013 1:35 PM ET
  • Franz Ferdinand Plan Summer Release for New Album

    Franz Ferdinand Plan Summer Release for New Album | ARTICLE

    Franz Ferdinand will release their fourth studio album Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action on August 27th in the U.S. and August 26th in the U.K. on Domino, NME reports. The Scottish quartet, who broke...

    May 16, 2013 12:45 PM ET
  • Flaming Lips 'Try to Explain' on 'Fallon'

    Flaming Lips 'Try to Explain' on 'Fallon' | VIDEO

    Even 13 albums in, the Flaming Lips know how to keep it weird, which they did with literally lots of flying colors when they stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon yesterday to perform "Try to...

    May 16, 2013 12:00 PM ET
  • Jeff Hanneman Memorial Service Date Set

    Jeff Hanneman Memorial Service Date Set | ARTICLE

    A public memorial celebration for late Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman will be held May 23rd at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m., the band announced in a note on their

    May 16, 2013 11:53 AM ET
  • Fans Give J.J. Abrams 'Star Wars' Notes

    Fans Give J.J. Abrams 'Star Wars' Notes | VIDEO

    Although J.J. Abrams stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live last night to promote his latest effort, Star Trek: Into Darkness, he unsurprisingly ended up talking about his other big sci-fi project: The upcoming Star Wars reboot. Admitting he and...

    May 16, 2013 11:05 AM ET
  • Diddy's 'Downton Abbey' Causes Confusion

    Diddy's 'Downton Abbey' Causes Confusion | VIDEO

    Downton Abbey recently announced the addition of Gary Carr as the show's first black cast member, news that didn't sit well with proud Abbey-head Sean "Diddy" Combs. The rapper and hip-hop mogul teamed up with Funny or...

    May 16, 2013 9:55 AM ET
  • Queens of the Stone Age, 'Kalopsia'

    Queens of the Stone Age, 'Kalopsia' | VIDEO

    "Trippy" and "creepy" are words that could certainly be used to describe the new video for Queens of the Stone Age's "Kalopsia," but they wouldn't even begin to do the total weirdness of the visuals justice....

    May 14, 2013 5:00 PM ET
  • Watch: New Clip from 'Before Midnight'

    Watch: New Clip from 'Before Midnight' | VIDEO

    Director Richard Linklater is set to close his beloved Before Sunrise trilogy with the release of Before Midnight, one of the films our very own Peter Travers is looking forward to most this summer. Out May...

    May 14, 2013 3:45 PM ET
  • John Fogerty Announces Birthday Concert in Los Angeles

    John Fogerty Announces Birthday Concert in Los Angeles | ARTICLE

    John Fogerty will give a rare, one-off performance at Los Angeles' El Rey Theatre on May 28th to celebrate both his birthday and the release of his new album, Wrote a Song for Everyone. A limited number of...

    May 14, 2013 2:40 PM ET
  • Justin Bieber's Concert Earnings Stolen by Thieves

    Justin Bieber's Concert Earnings Stolen by Thieves | ARTICLE

    A band of thieves reportedly stole an estimated $330,000 in cash earnings from a Justin Bieber concert in Johannesburg, South Africa, this past sunday, according to The Hollywood Reporter. While the pop star was on stage,...

    May 14, 2013 1:00 PM ET
  • Beyonce Cancels Belgium Show on Doctors' Orders

    Beyonce Cancels Belgium Show on Doctors' Orders | ARTICLE

    Beyoncé has canceled her concert in Belgium tonight due to dehydration and exhaustion, The Associated Press reports. According to a note from her publicist, doctors advised Beyoncé to rest instead of performing at the Sportpaleis...

    May 14, 2013 11:40 AM ET
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