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Foo Fighters play surprise covers set under the name Chevy Metal in California – watch

The band performed last Saturday (May 9), covering Rolling Stones, Queen & David Bowie<p>Foo Fighters played a surprise show at the Conejo Valley Days …

Netflix Ratings Report: How Many People Are Watching ‘House of Cards,’ ‘Daredevil’ and More?

Netflix Ratings Report: How Many People Are Watching 'House of Cards,' 'Daredevil' and More?<p>TV ratings are often treated like box office results: …

“Music was better back then”: When do we stop keeping up with popular music?

After sixty years of research, it’s conventional wisdom: as people get older, they stop keeping up with popular music. Whether the demands of …

Demographics

100 Best Songs of the 1970s

The 1970s were when icons were born. With the groundwork for a new sense of aesthetic and personal freedom laid in the swinging 60s, people …

Cheap Trick is one of the best rock bands ever — why aren’t they in the Hall of Fame?

<b>Exhibit A</b><p>The Hall of Fame’s logic and taste are routinely questioned — but the continued snubbing of Cheap Trick is unreal<p>Annie Zaleski<p>April 15, 2015 10:59pm (UTC)<p>Last week, Billboard ran an illuminating article about the process by which a band or individual musician gets elected to the Rock and …

Music

TVD's 9 weeks of vinyl giveaways, Week 9: David Bowie, "Young Americans" b/w "It’s Gonna Be Me" 7"

<b>As we noted throughout our 9 weeks of vinyl giveaways, it’s easy to forget that going on 8 years now when TVD was in its year one (as was Record</b> …

7 Wonders: Cover Versions - Standard Issue

<i>Liz Buckley</i> is back in charge of the <i>Standard Issue</i> mixtape and this week she’s all about the influences.<p>Posted on 10/04/2015<p>One of the wonderful …

A Closer Look at Every Team's QB Situation Heading into 2015 NFL Draft

It’s never a bad time to talk about quarterbacks.<p>Here we will address every NFL team’s situation behind center as it stands at the moment. We will also mention every quarterback on each team’s roster, regardless of his playing time to date.<p>While most teams are set on their starter for 2015, there …

George Carlin’s Website Relaunched With Rare Recordings

The National Portrait Gallery at the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C. added a new piece to their collection Friday when they affixed a photograph of …

Comedy

Here's David Bowie, Stop-Motion Street Art, and a Musical Saw

Gladys Hulot a.k.a. Hyrtis does "Life on Mars?" like we've never seen it—nor heard it—before.<p>If you asked yourself what these three things have in common, you're not the only one. The answer is Gladys Hulot, a.k.a. Hyrtis, the French artist and musician behind one of the more creative David Bowie …

Watch Jack White and Robert Plant Perform ‘The Lemon Song’ Live

“I love Jack White‘s buccaneer spirit, and the way he dodges through the musical horizons. I’d be happy to make a single with him,” Robert Plant …

Jack White

Sony attempts to 'redefine television' with launch of PlayStation Vue

With 20 million-plus PlayStation 4 consoles sold to date and over 80 million PlayStation 3s in homes worldwide, Sony has plenty of reason to make Vue, its TV-streaming service, a cornerstone of the platform. The subscription-based service, which officially launches today in New York, Chicago and …

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New Music Videos, Reality TV Shows, Celebrity News, Pop Culture | VH1

THURSDAYS 8/7cRuPaul's Drag RaceNext: The Queens Go From Fishy Femme To Super Macho<p>NEW SEASON MAY 30 8/7cBlack Ink Crew ChicagoWatch An Extended …

Bob Dylan, David Bowie, the White Stripes, the Jesus And Mary Chain, The Who, Bruce Springsteen announce Record Store Day releases

The best singles, albums and box sets due April 18<p><b>Bob Dylan</b>, <b>David Bowie</b>, <b>the White Stripes</b>, <b>the Jesus And Mary Chain</b>, <b>The Who</b>, <b>Bruce Springsteen</b> and more …

Every NFL free agent signing this offseason

Follow all the moves from around the league.<p>The National Football League might be in the offseason, but the action is still fast and furious. The 2015 league year began on Tuesday with some blockbuster trades, including the delivery of Jimmy Graham to the Seattle Seahawks, but the dust hasn't quite …

'Under Pressure' Vocal Track: Hear David Bowie & Freddie Mercury Sing Classic Queen Song Without Backing

Here's a treat for anyone with a pulse: the isolated vocal track of David Bowie and Queen singer Freddie Mercury recording the hit song "Under Pressure."<p>First unearthed back in May by Eric Alper to coincide with the 31st anniversary of the Queen album "Hot Space," on which "Under Pressure" appears, …

New Record Service VNYL Distributes LPs Like Netflix

Vinyl just had its best year in decades, and now record collectors can enjoy a Netflix-inspired subscription service to try out new LPs. For a …

Vinyl Records

Arctic Monkeys’ Emotional Goodbye To ‘AM’ Had Everything – But Where Do They Go Next?

It wouldn’t be too much of a superlative stretch to say that ‘AM’ has become <i>the</i> album of the decade so far. Since its release back in September of …

Arctic Monkeys

It Takes Two: Top 25 Best Buddy Comedies

25<p>‘Turner and Hooch’ (1989)<p>What, you thought the greatest cop-meets-dog comedy of all time (no offense, Chuck Norris and <i>Top Dog</i>) was <i>not</i> going to make …

Comedy

13 Terrifying Horror Movies You Can’t Unsee

‘V/H/S’ (2012)<p><i>V/H/S</i> is a first person view, found-footage horror anthology, with each vignette directed by different talent. The wraparound plot …

Horror

20 Insanely Great Neil Young Songs Only Hardcore Fans Know

1. “Kansas”<p>Neil Young wrote songs at such a frantic pace in mid-1970s that he couldn't possibly release them all, even though he was averaging an …

Los Angeles

Last-Laugh Tracks: The 40 Best Cult TV Comedies Ever

40. ‘Broad City’<p>The comparisons continue to roll in – it's <i>2 Broke Girls</i>, only not terrible, or <i>Girls</i>, minus the navel gazing – but don't be fooled; …

Comedy

Why We Fight About Pop Music

In 2007, the Canadian music critic Carl Wilson published a book-length experiment in extreme aesthetic sport: a sincere and shockingly comprehensive study of music he had already decided he hated. That book, <i>Let's Talk About Love,</i> named for the Celine Dion album it studied, has become a cornerstone …

Weekend Rock Question: What Is the Best Live Album of the 1970s?

It took a long time, but Kiss finally wound up on the cover of <i>Rolling Stone</i> this week, just in time for their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall …

Music

Kiss’ Top 10 Albums Ranked

10<p>‘Hot in the Shade’ (1989)<p>When fans pick the best Kiss album of the non-makeup years they usually point to either the first, 1983's <i>Lick It Up</i>, or …

Top 10

No Apologies: All 102 Nirvana Songs Ranked

We've dug deep into the catalog of the chaos-embracing sludge-pop titans who changed the world and tackled a massive task: ranking all 102 album …

Elbow, The Take Off and Landing of Everything, review

Elbow's The Take Off and Landing of Everything is an album of world-beating standard yet still intimate and friendly, says Neil McCormick<p><b>Polydor, £14.99</b><p>What an extraordinary group <b>Elbow</b>are turning out to be. On their gorgeous sixth album, there is really no one you could mistake them for. …

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