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  • Watch Kids Horrified by Walkman Technology

    Watch Kids Horrified by Walkman Technology | VIDEO

    For most adults in the year 2014, the age before iPhones and Shazam and Spotify conjures a warm glow of nostalgia. For most elementary schoolers, it sounds like a time of cruel and unusual punishment. In their...

    April 14, 2014 4:15 PM ET
  • Watch Alicia Keys' 'It's On Again' Video

    Watch Alicia Keys' 'It's On Again' Video | VIDEO

    Alicia Keys is a songwriter, not a superhero. But the music video for "It's On Again" – her track for the upcoming soundtrack for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 – conjures a Spidey-like level of drama: "There's no day off for...

    April 14, 2014 1:25 PM ET
  • Black Keys Channel Sleepy Psychedelia on New Track 'Turn Blue'

    Black Keys Channel Sleepy Psychedelia on New Track 'Turn Blue' | ARTICLE

    The Black Keys drop their eighth studio album, the Danger Mouse-produced Turn Blue, on May 13th, and now, the blues-rock heavyweights have shared the LP's title track, a slow-burning slice of psychedelia. "When the music...

    April 14, 2014 11:37 AM ET
  • Watch Arcade Fire Duet With Debbie Harry

    Watch Arcade Fire Duet With Debbie Harry | VIDEO

    Arcade Fire closed out Coachella 2014 with a little help from a New Wave icon, as Blondie frontwoman Debbie Harry jumped onstage to sing her band's 1978 smash "Heart of Glass," tackling the vocals in...

    April 14, 2014 11:20 AM ET
  • Sigur Ros Share Gloomy 'Game of Thrones' Cover

    Sigur Ros Share Gloomy 'Game of Thrones' Cover | ARTICLE

    Sunday night's Game of Thrones, "The Lion and the Rose," featured a gloomy assist from Sigur Ros. The Icelandic trio performed their interpretation of "The Rains of Castamere," utilizing frontman Jonsi's vocal coo, a brooding church organ and...

    April 14, 2014 9:02 AM ET
  • See Pharrell & Anna Kendrick's 'SNL' Promo

    See Pharrell & Anna Kendrick's 'SNL' Promo | VIDEO

    The Arby's hat is back: Pharrell is set to perform on this weekend's episode of Saturday Night Live, with Anna Kendrick hosting. But, as this new promo round-up makes clear, the true star in this pairing is the...

    April 4, 2014 2:05 PM ET
  • Sigur Ros Cover 'Game of Thrones' Epic Song 'The Rains of Castamere'

    Sigur Ros Cover 'Game of Thrones' Epic Song 'The Rains of Castamere' | ARTICLE

    Sigur Ros have already booked a cameo for Game of Thrones' upcoming fourth season, but that brush with the HBO fantasy epic wasn't enough for the Icelandic art-rockers. According to Film Music...

    April 4, 2014 1:25 PM ET
  • Johnny Knoxville Will Voice Leonardo in 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles'

    Johnny Knoxville Will Voice Leonardo in 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' | ARTICLE

    The upcoming live-action Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reboot just added a real-life Jackass. Eternal prankster Johnny Knoxville has signed on to voice half-shell leader Leonardo in the Michael Bay-produced film, Deadline reports. Meanwhile, Monk star Tony Shalhoub has also joined the voice cast...

    April 4, 2014 11:00 AM ET
  • Janelle Monae and M.I.A. Duet as Holograms

    Janelle Monae and M.I.A. Duet as Holograms | VIDEO

    M.I.A. and Janelle Monae performed two live duets last night – even though they were playing on opposite coasts. Aided by futuristic (and, let's face it, terrifying) technology, hologram images of Monae (in Los Angeles) and M.I.A....

    April 4, 2014 9:15 AM ET
  • Flea to Chronicle Drugs, Rebellion and 'Bohemian Life' in New Memoir

    Flea to Chronicle Drugs, Rebellion and 'Bohemian Life' in New Memoir | ARTICLE

    Michael "Flea" Balzary, one of the music's preeminent bassists, is ready to tell his self-described "epic" tale of hard drugs, bohemia and funk-rock glory. Grand Central Publishing, a division of the Hachette Book Group, has acquired the...

    April 2, 2014 1:20 PM ET
  • Watch Sam Jackson's 'Boy Meets World' Poem

    Watch Sam Jackson's 'Boy Meets World' Poem | VIDEO

    The saga of Cory, Topanga and Mr. Feeny is a classic in the Nineties TV time capsule, but it's always been missing an element of darkness – of mystery. Enter Samuel L. Jackson, a modern master of...

    April 2, 2014 12:10 PM ET
  • U2, Jeff Buckley, Everly Brothers Enter Library of Congress

    U2, Jeff Buckley, Everly Brothers Enter Library of Congress | ARTICLE

    The Library of Congress' National Recording Registry has unveiled its latest crop of inductions. Among the 25 eclectic recordings deemed "culturally, historically or aesthetically significant" are U2's landmark LP The Joshua Tree, the Everly...

    April 2, 2014 11:15 AM ET
  • Arcade Fire Unmask Julian Casablancas

    Arcade Fire Unmask Julian Casablancas | VIDEO

    The first rule of rock & roll: Never mess with another man's bobblehead mask. Last night, during their performance at Lollapolooza Argentina, Arcade Fire strode onstage wearing their usual papier-mâché get-ups, but an imposter – Strokes frontman...

    April 2, 2014 9:50 AM ET
  • Puff Daddy Gets Rap Cameos for 'Big Homie'

    Puff Daddy Gets Rap Cameos for 'Big Homie' | VIDEO

    "You could go to any hood / Bet they know me," Sean Combs boasts on his stark new single, "Big Homie." The rapper/mogul backs up that claim in the track's star-studded music video, which features cameos from...

    March 31, 2014 3:40 PM ET
  • Album Launch: John Frusciante Sends New LP Into Space on Rocket

    Album Launch: John Frusciante Sends New LP Into Space on Rocket | ARTICLE

    Some artists launch their new album with a quirky viral campaign or music video. Former Chili Pepper John Frusciante has taken a more literal approach – by legitimately launching his new LP, ENCLOSURE, into space....

    March 31, 2014 2:05 PM ET
  • Julian Casablancas Reveals Second Daft Punk Collab

    Julian Casablancas Reveals Second Daft Punk Collab | ARTICLE

    Last year, Strokes frontman Julian Casablancas made a vocoder-driven cameo on Daft Punk's "Instant Crush," a New Wave stunner from the band's acclaimed LP Random Access Memories. Now, the singer has said...

    March 31, 2014 1:00 PM ET
  • 'Frozen' Becomes Highest-Grossing Animated Film Ever

    'Frozen' Becomes Highest-Grossing Animated Film Ever | ARTICLE

    Disney's 3D musical-comedy Frozen is officially the highest grossing animated film of all-time, climbing over the billion-dollar mark after a strong opening weekend in Japan. The Oscar-winning flick has now grossed $1.072 billion worldwide, which breaks down...

    March 31, 2014 11:30 AM ET
  • Ultra Fest Releases Statement on Security Guard Trampling

    Ultra Fest Releases Statement on Security Guard Trampling | ARTICLE

    Three days after a security guard at Miami's Ultra Music Festival was trampled by a mob of fans and hospitalized with severe brain hemorrhaging, festival organizers have released a statement attempting to explain the incident and...

    March 31, 2014 10:35 AM ET
  • Tori Amos Confronts Satan in New Single 'Trouble's Lament'

    Tori Amos Confronts Satan in New Single 'Trouble's Lament' | ARTICLE

    Tori Amos dwells in dark lyrical territory on the haunting track "Trouble's Lament," the first single she has released from her forthcoming LP, Unrepentant Geraldines. The song finds Amos focusing her attention on the Prince of Darkness: "Satan knows...

    March 28, 2014 3:00 PM ET
  • Police Release Previously Unseen Photos From Kurt Cobain's Death Scene

    Police Release Previously Unseen Photos From Kurt Cobain's Death Scene | ARTICLE

    Last week, Seattle police said they were reexamining the evidence surrounding Kurt Cobain's suicide. Although they didn't find anything that warranted reopening the case, they did unearth a series of bleak photos taken at the scene of...

    March 28, 2014 2:15 PM ET
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