Patrick Almanza

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Musician Wins $260,000 In Lawsuit Against Ex-Girlfriend Who Sabotaged Career

In the spring of 2014, Eric Abramovitz got the opportunity of a lifetime.<p>He just didn't know it.<p>Abramovitz was the victim of a deception that a Canadian judge called "despicable," as he granted Abramovitz $350,000 Canadian dollars (more than $260,000 U.S.) in damages.<p>Abramovitz is a gifted Canadian …

McGill University

Frances Bean Cobain's Ex Sues Courtney Love, Claims She Tried to Kill Him to Get Kurt's Guitar Back

Frances Bean Cobain’s ex-husband is claiming her mother, Courtney Love, conspired to have him killed in order to get her husband’s iconic guitar back.<p>…

Celebrity News

NME ceases print edition after 66 years

The NME is to cease publication after 66 years, the weekly music title joining a growing list of once mighty magazine brands that now only exist online.<p>The NME.com website will continue, replacing the print edition’s cover star interview with a new weekly digital franchise, The Big Read.<p>The NME …

Dylan Farrow: Why has the #MeToo revolution spared Woody Allen?

E<i>ditor's Note: Woody Allen, who declined to comment prior to publication, has long denied the allegations described in this Op-Ed. Dylan Farrow's allegations against Allen were investigated by sex-abuse experts at Yale-New Haven Hospital, who found no evidence of abuse.</i><i>Some questioned their</i> …

Brothers Ron and Clint Howard Reflect on Their Late Father's Legacy in Heartfelt Obituary

<i>Rance Howard died Nov. 25 at the age of 89. In a statement posted on Twitter, his son, director Ron Howard, announced his father’s death: “Clint & I</i> …

Favorites Mashup Station

Enjoying this station? A fellow slacker worked hard to create it. Have you created a custom station to call your own yet?<p>My Station Ratings<p>The more …

Sony Will Start Pressing Vinyl Records After 28-Year Hiatus

Sony said this week it will begin pressing vinyl records again, ending an almost three-decade hiatus. A dramatic increase in demand for vinyl music …

Roger Waters Brings Powerful Anti-Trump Message On New Tour, Offending Some Fans

Roger Waters kicked off his “Us and Them” tour last night in Kansas City, Missouri, and at least a few fans were not happy with the legendary Pink …

The MP3 Is Officially Dead, According To Its Creators

<i>"The death of the MP3 was announced in a conference room in Erlangen, Germany, in the spring of 1995."</i><p>So opens Stephen Witt's How Music Got Free, an investigation into the forced digitization and subsequent decimation of the music business, from which it has only very recently started to recover. …

Offspring’s Dexter Holland Finishes Ph.D, Thesis on HIV Research

The Offspring‘s Dexter Holland has finally finished the Ph.D program in molecular biology he put on hold years ago to focus on rock & roll. Amidst …

Johnny Depp: A Star in Crisis and the Insane Story of His "Missing" Millions

What happened to $650 million? An explosive legal battle between one of Hollywood's best-paid actors and the business managers he fired has laid bare …

Frank Zappa Family War Dweezil vs. Ahmet and Diva

<b>Dweezil Zappa</b>'s brother and sister are going after him, claiming he's ruining the Zappa name by spreading lies that tarnish their father's</b> …

‘Last Tango in Paris’ Rape Scene Was Not Consensual, Director Bernardo Bertolucci Admits

“Last Tango in Paris” director Bernardo Bertolucci confessed that he and Marlon Brando conspired against actress Maria Schneider during a rape scene …

South Bay DJ R.A.W. Has Ruled L.A.'s Warehouse Parties for Three Decades

His own journey as a DJ began while growing up in Carson amid a thriving Filipino and Mexican DJ culture. It was the early '80s, and a waning disco …

David Bowie's Ashes Scattered at Burning Man

"Warcraft" director Duncan Jones reveals the special meaning behind the necklace from the late musician--and how the family spent Bowie's last</b> …

Scott Weiland's Widow I'm Cashing in On Our Engagement Ring

<b>Scott Weiland</b>'s widow is unloading her engagement rock on eBay, and the starting bid is a steal for any die-hard fans looking to pop the</b> …

Jewelry

Moby on His New Memoir and His Wild '90s Years: "I Was a Debauched Drunk"

Now, puttering around the airy kitchen of his tidy Los Feliz home, which is tucked into a verdant corner leading into Griffith Park, Moby has the …

Miley Cyrus hires 85-year-old drag queen to perform with her at the MTV VMAs

"She gets to kiss me quite a few times."<p>Miley Cyrus has hired an 85-year-old drag queen to perform with her at tomorrow’s MTV VMAs.<p>James ‘Gypsy’ …

Axl Rose Doesn't Want You To See These Unflattering Photos Of Him

🎤 Welcome to the internet, we got photos and memes🎤<p>Axl Rose isn't happy with the internet right now.<p>The frontman for Guns N' Roses recently filed multiple Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) complaints asking Google to take down unflattering photos of him <b></b>that are online. According to the …

Flashback: Will Smith and Freddy Krueger Battle In Court

The <i>Nightmare on Elm Street</i> franchise reached the peak of its popularity in the summer of 1988. It had been less than four years since the original …

When Rona Barrett Was the Pioneering Queen of Hollywood Gossip

It sometimes feels like TMZ and Kris Jenner invented our 24/7 infotainment world all by themselves. But the gossip business is nothing new, and in …

*Captain America: Civil War’*s Most Impressive Digital Effect Is Being Used to Subtly Beautify Hollywood

The uncanny valley grows ever wider.<p>The most jaw-dropping special effect in Marvel’s <i>Captain America: Civil War</i> had nothing to do with Spider-Man’s web-slinging prowess or Scarlet Witch’s reality-bending skills. No, it was the sight of a digitally de-aged <b>Robert Downey Jr.</b> playing a very young Tony …

The Monkees to Release New Album and Head Out on Tour

‘Good Times’ includes songs written for the Monkees by Paul Weller, Rivers Cuomo, Ben Gibbard and Noel Gallagher<p>The Monkees turn 50 this summer as a fake and then not-so-fake rock band, and the album they’re releasing to mark the occasion brings together some surprising old material with some even …

New Albums

Is There Really an EDM Bubble — and If So, Who's to Blame?

A short explanation of the bubble is as follows: Las Vegas, the epicenter for extravagant entertainment and celebrity performances, never had a …

Sinead O'Connor Says Arsenio Hall Can 'Suck Her D*ck' In Response To His 'Laughable Threat' Of A Defamation Lawsuit!

<b>Sinead O’Connor</b> isn’t worried about <b>Arsenio Hall</b>‘s lawsuit even in the slightest.<p>Earlier this week, the Irish songstress pointed fingers at the</i> …

Billy Corgan on D’arcy Wretzky: ‘Encouraged to Hear That She Is Playing Music’

Smashing Pumpkins wrapped up their In Plainsong tour Sunday, a jaunt that saw frontman Billy Corgan and drummer Jimmy Chamberlin reuniting with …