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Pope reportedly holds private audience with transgender man

<b>(AP/Alessandra Tarantino)</b><p>Reported meeting takes place as Catholics hold high hopes that Francis will usher in bold reforms<p>Luke Brinker<p>January 26, 2015 9:00pm (UTC)<p>Pope Francis met privately with a Spanish transgender man this weekend, according to new report featured in the Washington Blade.<p>Diego …

Christianity

How to Clean Up Your Guitar Sound

Fix common audio issues in guitar recording including amp buzz, string squeaks, and pick noise.<p>Tips & Tutorials | January 16, 2015<p>Many of the issues …

Music Production

The iRig 2 wants to replace your guitar pedal board with a phone

IK Multimedia has been cranking out new versions of its iRig guitar adapter for phones and tablets for nearly five years. Here at CES 2015, there's yet another update. The iRig 2 still allows you to connect that axe to an iOS, Mac or Android device, but this time around, there's a 1/4-inch output …

Flashback: Watch Willie Nelson and Stephen Colbert’s ‘Little Dealer Boy’

Leave it to Willie Nelson — whose reddish-white hair, jolly disposition and fondness for green foliage sort of makes him the Stoner Santa Claus — to …

Willie Nelson

See Foo Fighters Lead Orchestra in Dramatic ‘I Am a River’ for ‘Fallon’

The Foo Fighters‘ latest stop on the <i>Sonic Highways</i> promotional tour brought them to <i>The Tonight Show</i> where they delivered a smashing, Herculean …

Music

NASA's Incredible, Futuristic, And Totally Real Plan To Establish A Human Colony On Venus

In fact, up in the clouds above its scorching surface, Venus is "probably the most Earth-like environment that's out there," Chris Jones of NASA told Evan Ackerman at IEEE Spectrum.<p>Forget Mars and its frigid temperatures and thin atmosphere when we can live like gods, afloat in the clouds of …

'The Colbert Report' wraps up with an immortal, star-studded finale

Truly, it’s the end of a Colbera.<p>And what an end it was! The final episode of <i>The Colbert Report</i>—which began, as his shows often did, with a toss from …

Howard Stern to Broadcast Two-Hour Black Keys Concert

A two-hour Black Keys concert, recorded earlier this year in Houston will air after “The Howard Stern Birthday Bash: Director’s Cut” on SiriusXM …

Austin City Limits

Stephen Colbert Brings Out Michael Stipe, Jeff Tweedy, Randy Newman, Willie Nelson, Cyndi Lauper, More on "The Colbert Report" Finale

<b>Update:</b> Also of note: the show's final credits were set to Neutral Milk Hotel's "Holland, 1945", rather than the usual theme for "The Colbert Report". Colbert has openly expressed his love of both the band and the song.<p>Last night, Stephen Colbert bid adieu to "The Colbert Report" before …

Willie Nelson

Band of Horses and Grandaddy's Jason Lytle Team for New Album, Christmas Song "Hang an Ornament"

Band of Horses and Grandaddy: "Hang an Ornament" (via SoundCloud)<p>Band of Horses have announced they're working on a new album they hope to release next year. The follow up to 2012's <i>Mirage Rock</i> is being produced by Grandaddy's Jason Lytle. They've also teamed up with Lytle to record a new song …

New Albums

Julian Casablancas and The Voidz Perform the Strokes' "You Only Live Once" With Devonté Hynes At New York Show

Julian Casablancas and the Voidz are currently on tour in support of their recent album <i>Tyranny</i>. Last night, they performed at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City, and Casablancas brought out Blood Orange's Devonté Hynes (who opened for the band) to do the Strokes' "You Only Live Once". Watch …

New York City

What TV and movies think school plays are like

From “Romeo and Juliet” performances to X-mas recitals, there’s no better place for adults to embarrass themselves<p>Prachi Gupta<p>August 2, 2014 9:30pm (UTC)<p>In real life, you might say that a school play is a charming educational milestone, a chance for kids to feel like rock stars, and for parents to …

OkCupid Lifts Firefox Ban After Getting A Lift From It

Willingness to make sacrifices for your principles is all well and good, but when you can take a moral stand and reap a material gain — well, that’s pretty nice, too.<p>That’s what happened to OkCupid in the days since it started asking users to boycott Firefox, the browser made by Mozilla, which just …

Julian Casablancas Reveals Second Daft Punk Collab

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 …

Indie Music

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Arctic Monkeys Announce Tour

<i>Photo by Pooneh Ghana</i><p>Arctic Monkeys have announced that they'll hit the road once again in support of last year's excellent album <i>AM</i>, touring internationally through the summer—dates below. Read out recent interview with the band here.<p>Arctic Monkeys:<p>05-02 Auckland, New Zealand - Vector Arena #<br>05-03 …

Arctic Monkeys

100 Greatest Guitarists: David Fricke’s Picks

100<p>Kim Thayil<p>Soundgarden didn't set out to destroy metal — just take it<br>back to basics. Thayil updated the forbidding sludge and<br>tweaked-out solos of …

Guitar

50 Greatest Debut Albums

This is NME’s celebration of the best debut albums from the last 50 years. It’s not a countdown. Instead, we’ve selected one album from each …

Calvin Harris

Vampire Weekend feat. Danny Brown, Despot and Heems: "Step (Remix)"

A rewind of the harpsichord-centric <i>Modern Vampires of the City</i> highlight ditches Ezra Koenig's verses to let three MCs riff. In the song's spirit, …

Elliott Smith: Top 10 Songs, 10 Years Later

<b>By Soheil Rezayazdi</b><p>If you’re reading this, it’s possible you remember October 21, 2003, like I do, as something of an emotional flashpoint. Elliott …

This Company's Free Guitar Effects App Can Outdo Expensive, Dedicated Guitar Pedals

Calvin Abel is co-founder of Positive Grid, a company that makes apps for guitar players. It bills its JamUp app as "the best guitar multi-effects processor on the planet," and where other effects processors can get expensive very easil y, the JamUp app is free and requires nothing but a $20 …

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