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  • The New Issue: Sean Penn

    The New Issue: Sean Penn | ARTICLE

    The Oscar-nominated star of Milk isn't punching out photographers anymore, but he's hardly mellowed. Hollywood's most daring actor names names and talks straight about his 30-year career in film, his critics and his beef with Obama in...

    February 4, 2009 2:35 PM ET
  • The Essential Sean Penn: The Roles That Defined the "Milk" Star

    The Essential Sean Penn: The Roles That Defined the "Milk" Star | BLOG ENTRY

    It's no secret why Sean Penn is the leading actor of his generation. His talent is right up there on screen, blazing so bright that you can't miss it. That's what makes him the frontrunner for this...

    February 4, 2009 2:14 PM ET
  • Van Halen to Rock On With David Lee Roth

    Van Halen to Rock On With David Lee Roth | ARTICLE

    In the new issue of Rolling Stone — on newsstands today — Brian Hiatt catches up with guitar hero Eddie Van Halen. The guitarist is having a busy year: he launched a new Website where...

    February 4, 2009 10:50 AM ET
  • Beastie Boys Mark 20th Anniversary of "Paul's Boutique"

    Beastie Boys Mark 20th Anniversary of "Paul's Boutique" | ARTICLE

    To mark the 20th anniversary of the Beastie Boys' classic Paul's Boutique on July 25th, Mike D suggests fans enjoy a celebratory...

    February 3, 2009 2:21 PM ET
  • Grammys Confirm Kanye West Performing With Estelle, Taylor Swift With Miley Cyrus

    Grammys Confirm Kanye West Performing With Estelle, Taylor Swift With Miley Cyrus | ARTICLE

    With only five days to go until the 51st Annual Grammy Awards, the Recording Academy is atwitter with news of additional performers and presenters — literally. The Grammy Twitter feed lit up this morning with...

    February 3, 2009 8:59 AM ET
  • At The Movies With Peter Travers: "The Reader" and an Overflowing Scum Bucket!

    At The Movies With Peter Travers: "The Reader" and an Overflowing Scum Bucket! | BLOG ENTRY

    This week, Rolling Stone's resident film critic is "depressed." Why? Because with all the Oscar-nominated films currently residing in theaters, you, America, have made "the dreadful and appalling" Paul Blart: Mall Cop the top-grossing film for two...

    January 29, 2009 3:45 PM ET
  • From the Issue: Bitter Pill

    From the Issue: Bitter Pill | BLOG ENTRY

    Zyprexa was created to treat schizophrenia, but it wound up being used on depressed moms and misbehaving kids. How one of the nation's biggest pharmaceutical companies turned a flawed and dangerous pill into a multi-billion-dollar bonanza —...

    January 28, 2009 6:33 PM ET
  • Behind Rise Against's "Audience of One" Video: Political Punks Rock in Miniature

    Behind Rise Against's "Audience of One" Video: Political Punks Rock in Miniature | ARTICLE

    Rise Against released one of 2008's most gripping punk albums, Appeal to Reason (the band's fifth LP), and the Chicago crew are going to hit the road with Rancid this summer. But first, a new video for...

    January 28, 2009 1:16 PM ET
  • Metric Announce Plans to Self-Release April Album "Fantasies"

    Metric Announce Plans to Self-Release April Album "Fantasies" | ARTICLE

    It's been four years since Canadian indie rockers Metric released the stellar Live It Out, and now the quartet is announcing it'll return with its fourth full-length, Fantasies — which will be available for pre-order on their...

    January 27, 2009 6:47 PM ET
  • Writer John Updike Dead at 76; Read His Rolling Stone Story on Andy Warhol

    Writer John Updike Dead at 76; Read His Rolling Stone Story on Andy Warhol | ARTICLE

    Author John Updike died today from lung cancer, according to a statement from his longtime publisher, Alfred A. Knopf. He was 76. Updike began publishing in the 1950s, achieving his greatest acclaim for his "Rabbit" series of...

    January 27, 2009 2:25 PM ET
  • Rockers Invade Sundance 2009: Slash, Jack White Hit Park City, Utah

    Rockers Invade Sundance 2009: Slash, Jack White Hit Park City, Utah | ARTICLE

    Rolling Stone's own Peter Travers was camped out in Park City, Utah, this week for Robert Redford's annual Sundance Film Festival. Check out his reports on his blog, the Travers Take, where he relays the story of...

    January 23, 2009 6:11 PM ET
  • Jason Mraz Q&A: "I'm Yours" Singer on Buddhism, Bible Camp and Belle & Sebastian

    Jason Mraz Q&A: "I'm Yours" Singer on Buddhism, Bible Camp and Belle & Sebastian | ARTICLE

    Jason Mraz recently sat down for a Q&A with Rolling Stone's Jenny Eliscu to discuss everything from his single "I'm Yours" to Buddhism to getting busted for criminal behavior at Bible camp. You participate in songwriting challenges?

    January 23, 2009 5:21 PM ET
  • M.I.A. Responds to Oscar Nod: "I Can Afford to Book Dave Chappelle at the Baby Shower Now"

    M.I.A. Responds to Oscar Nod: "I Can Afford to Book Dave Chappelle at the Baby Shower Now" | ARTICLE

    Yesterday's 2009 Oscar nominations brought disappointment to legions of Bruce Springsteen fans expecting the Jersey legend to score a nod for "The Wrestler." But it made one pregnant Sri Lankan MC who resides in Brooklyn...

    January 23, 2009 10:04 AM ET
  • At The Movies With Peter Travers: Oscar Nominations Special

    At The Movies With Peter Travers: Oscar Nominations Special | BLOG ENTRY

    Earlier today, this year's Oscar nominations were announced in Los Angeles. Was Peter Travers satisfied with the nods? Not exactly. Does Brad Pitt give a Best Actor-worthy performance in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button...

    January 22, 2009 5:40 PM ET
  • The Lonely Island: Inside Andy Samberg's Mind Squad

    The Lonely Island: Inside Andy Samberg's Mind Squad | ARTICLE

    January 22, 2009 3:21 PM ET
  • Pearl Jam Preps 'Ten' Reissue

    Pearl Jam Preps 'Ten' Reissue | ARTICLE

    Pearl Jam's first and best-selling album, 1991's Ten, is being rereleased on March 24th with extensive bonus material, including six unreleased songs....

    January 22, 2009 2:35 PM ET
  • Artie Lange: The Story Behind the Story

    Artie Lange: The Story Behind the Story | ARTICLE

    Artie Lange called Rolling Stone writer Vanessa Grigoriadis an "uppity bitch" on this morning's Howard Stern Show, but Grigoriadis tells Rock Daily the comic is "really generous and sweet." Grigoriadis, who profiled Lange in the current...

    January 21, 2009 6:06 PM ET
  • From the Issue: Blago's Revenge

    From the Issue: Blago's Revenge | BLOG ENTRY

    How did craven Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich outfox his fellow Democrats on the eve of Barack Obama's historic inauguration — and why did they let him? Read Matt Taibbi's story from the new issue here: •

    January 21, 2009 1:25 PM ET
  • The New Issue: Bruce Springsteen Brings It All Back Home

    The New Issue: Bruce Springsteen Brings It All Back Home | ARTICLE

    With Working on a Dream — his third great album this decade — a Golden Globe and the Super Bowl halftime show, Bruce Springsteen is hitting another career peak. He invited David Fricke into his...

    January 21, 2009 8:45 AM ET
  • Beastie Boys Pass the Mic for Obama at Raucous D.C. Show

    Beastie Boys Pass the Mic for Obama at Raucous D.C. Show | ARTICLE

    "Nobody in the media is talking about Abe Lincoln's one frozen testicle," Mike D noted from the lip of the 9:30 Club stage in Washington, D.C. last night. "None of the pundits, none of that." They're always...

    January 20, 2009 10:48 AM ET
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