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The Black Keys Say They Share a Common Enemy With Jack White

By now, Jack White’s distaste for the Black Keys — and vice versa — shouldn’t come as a shock. Both bands currently reside in Nashville, where White …

Jack White

Want to book your favorite band? Here’s how much it’ll cost

“I wonder how much it’d cost to book ____ for my birthday/wedding/Super Bowl party/music festival/funeral?” It’s a question that’s surely floated in …

Why Middle Class America Loves The Black Keys

Last week, while brunching at a Brooklyn eatery—the kind of Locavor encampment offering “provisions” rather than “food”—a friend of mine remarked that he was looking forward to the musical selections of the following week.<p>“Why?” I asked.<p>He answered, “Because the Black Keys are dropping their new …

100 Best Albums of the ’90s

50<p>2Pac, ‘All Eyez on Me’<p>All eyes were on him before he even said it. After a slew of arrests on both coasts elevated him to icon, and a near-death …

Rock & Roll

‘Thriller’ Producer Quincy Jones Calls New Michael Jackson a Cash-In

Quincy Jones is not thrilled about <i>Xscape</i>, the posthumous compilation of new Michael Jackson songs that L.A. Reid recently released. “They’re trying …

Michael Jackson

Rocket Man: Jared Leto on Mars, McCartney and Making Room for Oscar

It’s been a transformative year for Jared Leto.<p>In May 2013, his band Thirty Seconds to Mars released their fourth album, <i>LOVE LUST FAITH + DREAMS,</i> and …

Seth Rogen Gets Beat Up by Tyler, the Creator and Earl Sweatshirt on Odd Future's "Loiter Squad"

Seth Rogen makes an appearance on tonight's episode of "Loiter Squad", the Odd Future sketch comedy show. He dresses up like a little girl and throws a football in a park before getting the snot pummeled out of him by Earl Sweatshirt and Tyler, the Creator. It's pretty silly, but also very short. …

Seth Rogen

Chili Peppers Surprise Will Ferrell, Chad Smith Drum-Off on ‘Fallon’

Last week, Will Ferrell told <i>Rolling Stone</i> that his feud with Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith “could become the beginning of a rivalry that …

Red Hot Chili Peppers

Grace Slick’s Festival Memories: Fearing Orgies and Getting Lit

During her tenure in Jefferson Airplane (and later Jefferson Starship and Starship), Grace Slick made history as one of the first women to front a …

orgies

Apple’s Beats deal is for Dre, streaming, and everything else

An attempt to save the music industry? An acquihire to get Dr.Dre? Two reports suggest Apple’s deal for Beats would encompass both goals. One one …

Pearl Jam Plot Fall U.S. Tour

Pearl Jam have announced a 12-city October U.S. tour, following a summer trek to Europe, that includes their appearance at Austin City Limits Music …

Austin City Limits

Where’s Meg White? Jack Speaks Out on Elusive White Stripes Partner

On July 31st, 2007, the White Stripes played their final concert. The duo returned to the stage — with drummer Meg White on guitar — for Conan …

musicnotes

Plan Announced to Create Developmental Football League

The NFL is usually ahead of the curve when compared to other American sports leagues, but it lags behind in terms of cultivating a minor or developmental league. That may soon be changing.<p>According to Tony Grossi of ESPNCleveland.com, 40-year-old sports attorney Brian Woods intends to launch a new …

Ideal Potential Free Agent for Chicago Bulls at Every Position

Predicting free-agent movement in May is digging for fool's gold, and we're out to get stupid rich.<p>Kevin Love may have a new home and 60 shiny rookies enter the league before the NBA's calendar year turns and the Chicago Bulls can add new pieces to the roster. Come July 1 all 30 teams will have …

'Increasing confidence' that Pacers' Paul George will play Game 3, per report

Regardless of whether they handled the initial injury properly, the Pacers are growing confident that Paul George will suit up for Game 3.<p>There's a growing sense of confidence among the Indiana Pacers regarding the status of star forward Paul George for Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals, …

Google Close To Snapping Up Satellite Startup Skybox Imaging For $1B+, Say Sources

Google made a play for the skies in April when it swept in and acquired Titan Aerospace amid reports that the drone maker was being pursued by Facebook. But Google’s interest in hardware companies that provide primary sources of data is not ending there. Google is closing in on a deal for Skybox …

First operation streamed live with surgeon wearing Google glass

A British surgeon wearing Google glass has broadcast an operation live across the globe for the first time<p>A surgeon at The Royal London Hospital has become the first to broadcast online a live surgical procedure using a pair of Google Glass eyewear.<p>The glasses, which the surgeons wears as normal, …

Dr Dre could join Apple if Beats buy takes place, report says

Apple wouldn't forget about Dre, would it? Rapper-turned-headphone mogul Dr Dre and his partner Jimmy Iovine are reported to be the targets of the fruit-flavoured technology giant's rumoured multibillion-dollar bid to buy can-manufacturer Beats.<p>Dr Dre hinted at the acquisition by anointing himself …