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Hypnotic 3D Canvas Sculptures Play with Vibrant Colors and Swirling Textures

Partners Stephen Stum and Jason Hallman, collectively known as Stallman, marry their individual talent and vision to create mesmerizing three dimensional sculptures out of canvas and paint. Their newest collection of work, titled Canvas on the Edge, aims to highlight the nature of the materials by …


Dave Grohl performs Led Zeppelin's 'Whole Lotta Love' with Jewel

Dave Grohl, Foo Fighters frontman and king of the summer concert circuit, has a well-documented love of Led Zeppelin, even forming a supergroup in 2009 with one of the band’s members. It was inevitable that Grohl would eventually bust out some Zepp at one of the shows on the current Foo Fighters …

Dave Grohl

Kurt Cobain's Home Demos to Feature on 'Montage of Heck' Soundtrack

Soundtrack, due this fall, will accompany Blu-ray and DVD release of film

The upcoming soundtrack to the Kurt Cobain doc Montage of Heck will feature dozens of the Nirvana frontman's home recordings. The album, Kurt Cobain – Montage of Heck: The Home Recordings, will be released on November 13th, …

Kurt Cobain

Montage of Heck-affiliated Kurt Cobain album coming in November

More details have emerged surrounding the Kurt Cobain compilation affiliated with this year’s documentary Montage of Heck. Set to include unreleased demos and other raw recordings, Kurt Cobain - Montage of Heck: The Home Recordings comes out Nov. 13 and stems from director Brett Morgen’s work on …

Kurt Cobain

Watch Lorde become a 'hitgirl' in Disclosure's new 'Magnets' video

Lorde’s voice matches Disclosure’s chilled-out dub beats so well, it’s incredible they hadn’t teamed up earlier. Luckily the artists go all-in on “Magnets,” their collaboration from Disclosure’s new album Caracal. The new music video stars Lorde as a seductive mistress cycling through a variety of …


The Roots (as "Black Simon & Garfunkel") Sing the Weeknd's "Can't Feel My Face" With the Real Art Garfunkel on "Fallon"

On last night's episode of "The Tonight Show", ?uestlove and Kirk Douglas of the Roots donned their best black turtlenecks once again to appear as their recurring characters "Black Simon & Garfunkel". They began singing the Weeknd's "Can't Feel My Face", in the style of the folk icons. Right before …

Jimmy Fallon

See Paul McCartney and Beck Sing 'Drive My Car'

Former Beatle performs career-spanning set at PETA's 35th anniversary gala

Singer and proud vegetarian Paul McCartney performed a career-spanning set at the Hollywood Palladium on Wednesday as part of animal-rights organization PETA's 35th anniversary gala. Midway into the set, Beck joined him for …

John Lennon

Nelly says new album will not be a country record

The rapper says he's 'writing and recording' a collection for 'the top of next year.'

Nelly’s had a fun-as-hell summer promoting his new single “The Fix,” featuring Jeremih, and performing with Taylor Swift and Haim on Swift’s 1989 tour. But despite rumors that said otherwise, Nelly is in fact not …


41 most memorable SNL musical performances

It wasn’t far into its first season in 1975 that Saturday Night Live established itself as a musical tastemaker as well as a laugh factory. Since then, its become a platform for amazing introductions to new artists like Sam Smith, who made his U.S. late night debut at studio 8H, as well as a place …

Arcade Fire

Hear Will Smith's First Song in More Than a Decade

Fresh Prince dusts off rap skills in remix for Colombian dance group Bomba Estereo

Will Smith returned to music for the first time in a decade Friday with the actor-rapper's appearance on the remix of Colombian dance group Bomba Estéreo's "Fiesta." Smith first heard the Latin Grammy-nominated act's …

Entertainment Industry

10 Things You Didn't Know About Oasis' '(What's the Story) Morning Glory?'

Meaningless lyrics, sleepy songwriting and the inspiration behind "Wonderwall"

Twenty years ago today, an already-buzzing English rock band named Oasis released their second studio album. Almost immediately, (What's the Story) Morning Glory?, a more pop-friendly effort than its predecessor,

Noel Gallagher

Rage Against the Machine's Tom Commerford: '[Rage] are still a band. We might play again'

UPDATE: Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello offered a coy response to his bandmate’s quote in a Q&A with fans on Twitter:

EARLIER: Rage Against the Machine were famous for their politically outspoken music, imploring listeners to question everything and everyone. Fifteen years after the …


Janis Joplin's Bandmate Talks Heroin, Pool Hangs in Exclusive Doc Clip

'Janis: Little Girl Blue' to make world premiere at Venice Film Festival, North American debut in Toronto

A new documentary detailing the brilliant rise and sudden death of Janis Joplin, Janis: Little Girl Blue, will make its world premiere on September 5th at the Venice Film Festival. The film …

Janis Joplin

Coroner finds no evidence that B.B. King was poisoned

The Las Vegas medical examiners who performed B.B. King’s autopsy found no evidence that the singer was poisoned before his death.

The official cause of death for King, who died in May, is Alzheimer’s disease, Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg told Entertainment Weekly. Other significant physical …

B.B. King

Read Eminem's Sentimental Letter to Tupac's Mother

Unearthed letter also includes drawing of Shakur by Detroit rapper

In an undated letter after Eminem broke out, the rapper penned a heartfelt letter to Afeni Shakur, Tupac's mom, and enclosed a drawing he'd made of the "California Love" rapper. "When I was feeling at my 'worst' (before fame, before …

Tupac Shakur

Judge Rejects New "Blurred Lines" Trial, Holds T.I. Liable for Copyright Infringement

After a jury ruled that Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams, and T.I.'s hit song "Blurred Lines" had copied Marvin Gaye's "Got to Give It Up", Thicke and Williams' lawyer asked for a new trial. U.S. District Judge John Kronstadt has now denied their bid for another trial, THR reports.

The judge also …


Batman shooter James Holmes 'had mass murder in his heart'

Prosecution and defence lawyers deliver closing statements in the Colorado cinema shooting trial

A prosecutor broke down as he told a jury "Batman" cinema gunman James Holmes was sane at the time of the massacre.

In closing statements at the end of a three month trial, George Brauchler said: "They …

How “Scream” became the craziest video of the 90s

Michael and Janet’s track turns 20 this week – here's the inside track on the most expensive video of all time

By the release of 1995's HIStory album, Michael Jackson's music – often imbued with something close to pure joy – had become polluted by solipsism. Released two years after Jackson was …

Michael Jackson

Beatles' 1960 Bathroom Tapes: The 5 Best Tracks

Hear the Silver Beetles, featuring John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison, in their first sessions

Beatles bootleg buffs tend to be pretty particular in what they go for and return to, generally orbiting around a brace of accepted classics. These include the material that first came out on …

John Lennon

Dave Grohl Injures Leg After Falling Off Stage in Sweden

The latest in a series of artists injuring themselves after falling off stage, Dave Grohl has injured his leg after falling off stage at a Foo Fighters concert in Gothenburg, Sweden, the BBC reports. The band was reportedly performing the second song in their set at Ullevi stadium when Grohl …

PSN Down: Sony Confirms Both PS4 And PS3 Still Having Problems

Update: Sony lists all services as up and running. It seemed like we were in the clear after Sony's PSN suffered a several-hours-long outage Friday night, but the service is apparently still having intermittent problems. Thecompany currently lists problems with sign-in and account management, …


Dana White calls out fighter who criticized UFC's controversial Reebok deal

UFC partnered with Reebok last December, and starting at UFC 189, fighters will be required to wear Reebok apparel in the ring and will be prohibited from displaying the logos of other personal sponsors. Many fighters who stand to lose money have blasted the new policy, but UFC president Dana White …

Dana White

Cool new ways to order your coffee this summer

Ah, the first cup of ice-cold coffee of the summer. It's funny how those dripping plastic cups have come to signify the change of seasons, just as pumpkin or gingerbread lattes do come fall.

But if you're getting a little bored with your standard-issue, plain-old coffee on ice, you're not alone. …

Nashville to Reopen Music City Walk of Fame by Inducting Jack White and Loretta Lynn

Nashville's Music Mile contains the Music City Walk of Fame Park, where artists such as Roy Orbison and Emmylou Harris have been honored with permanently installed plaques. Last year, the park temporarily closed for a multi-million dollar renovation. Today, it was announced that the park will …

Billy Corgan and Marilyn Manson to Hold Joint Press Conference

This summer, the Smashing Pumpkins and Marilyn Manson will head out on The End Times tour, a joint headlining trek. But why are they touring together? You'll be able to find out at The End Times Takeover: A Conversation With Billy Corgan and Marilyn Manson, a press conference that Corgan and Manson …

Janet Jackson Promises 'New Album, New World Tour' in 2015

Singer will release her first studio LP since 2008's 'Discipline' this year

Janet Jackson celebrated her 49th birthday Saturday by revealing to fans that she would end their seven-year wait for music by releasing a new album and embarking on a world tour in 2015. Jackson made the new album …

Janet Jackson

George Harrison's 1963 Maton Guitar Sells for $485,000 at Auction

Elvis Presley's marriage license and tour bus also score high bids at Julien's Auctions' music showcase

George Harrison's Maton Mastersound guitar, used during the Beatles' live performances in the summer of 1963, sold for $485,000 at Julien's Auctions Friday. The auction, which focused entirely on …


Marilyn Manson released his latest album on early PlayStation CDs

The '90s are back in style, in more ways than one. Kill Screen has revealed that Marilyn Manson released his latest album (The Pale Emperor) on the black CDs used for original PlayStation games, made in the same Sony plant. No, they're not meant to rekindle two of your fondest teenage memories. …

Marilyn Manson

Big PS4/PS3/Vita Sale Discounts Metal Gear Solid, Resident Evil, Dead Rising

A major new sale to celebrate Golden Week in Japan has kicked off on the North American PlayStation Store, discounting dozens of games for PS4, PS3, Vita, and PSP.

More than 100 games in all are on sale, including those from major franchises like Resident Evil ($3 for Resident Evil: Revelations 2 …


James Holmes comes face to face with brain damaged Colorado cinema shooting victim

Caleb Medley, who was left severely brain damaged after being shot in the head, and his wife Katie, who was nine months pregnant, are first victims to give evidence against James Holmes at his trial

A woman who was nine-months pregnant at the time of the Colorado cinema massacre told how she fled …