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Jack White confirms he’s working on new music

Jack White has confirmed he’s working on new music.<p>The New Yorker reports that the former White Stripes man is writing in a small Nashville hideaway …

Star Wars: The Last Jedi – the five most outlandish fan theories

We know very little about The Last Jedi, but that hasn’t stopped anyone from guessing. It seems fake news is just as prevalent in a galaxy far, far away<p>Maybe it’s Disney’s fault. Eight months prior to the debut of Star Wars: The Force Awakens we had at least witnessed a startling teaser trailer for …

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Eyes Of A Tragedy

Maynard James Keenan Has Begun Working on Lyrics For New TOOL Album; THIS IS NOT A DRILL!

Many many moons ago, when being asked for an update on the long-fabled new Tool album, Maynard says “I have not written any songs. So no, there is …

10 Weirdest Maynard James Keenan Onstage Outfits

Tool - Maynard James Keenan on President Donald Trump

Digging up the Past With Maynard James Keenan

We spoke to the enigmatic musician, artist, wine connoisseur, and more about his new biography and why fame is bullshit.<p>Maynard James Keenan doesn't have time for bullshit. What might otherwise come off like yet another chapter in the storied history of rock star arrogance is simply an honest truth …

Watch Jack White joke about Trump advisor Kellyanne Conway during Grammys Honours speech

The White Stripes man made the remarks during a celebration night hosted by the Grammys' Producers & Engineers wing in his honour<p>Jack White accepted …

15 of Prog-Rock's Best Guitarists Through the Years

When it first blew through America in the mid-Fifties, rock music’s main calling card was its simplicity.Thumbing its nose at the lavish arrangements …

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Rush’s Alex Lifeson once did a ton of ecstasy and listened to Nine Inch Nails and Tool

<i>Photo via Rush.com</i><p>Rush guitarist Alex Lifeson is among the more colorful personalities in rock music, but he’s even more fun when he’s on drugs. At …

These Are 10 of the World’s Wealthiest Guitarists

"The guitar's all right, John, but you'll never make a living out of it." —Mimi Smith (John Lennon's aunt)<p>1.7K<p>SHARES<p>In a recent-ish article, <i>Total</i> …

The 20 Worst Supergroups of All Time

<b>19. Monsters of Folk</b><br>A classic example of a supergroup adding up to less than the sum of its parts, this ironically named project features …

This photographer shot more than 100 famous people in two years. These are his favorites.

Last summer, New York photographer Jesse Dittmar published his first book. It is a collection of 62 black and white portraits of actors, musicians, athletes, politicians and the like, taken with a medium format camera between 2013 and 2015. Its title, “Two,” refers to the pairings he creates in …

Serena Williams

Watch Two Guitarists Who’ve Never Met Square Off In An Epic Jam Session

<b>WHAT:</b> Yamaha’s new video series <i>Meet Your Other Half</i><p><b>WHO:</b> Yamaha, Twin Shadow, Andrew Aged<p><b>WHY WE CARE:</b> For a guitar brand that’s been in the game for more than 50 years, Yamaha has little to prove in the way of performance. What’s featured in the company’s new video series isn’t so much about what …

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Top 10 fantasy fiction universes

From George RR Martin’s vast, warlike realms to Neil Gaiman’s London Below, these paracosms are bound only by their authors’ rules, not those of reality<p>When it comes to top-notch fantasy, we’re spoiled for choice these days. JK Rowling, China Miéville, Ursula K Le Guin, Robert Jordan and Brandon …

Books

46 Powerful Photos Of Girls Protesting Around The Globe Throughout History

Because you're never too young to change the world.<p>Little girls can have big voices -- and an even bigger hunger to resist.<p>Since March is Women’s History Month, and March 8 marks International Women’s Day, we found photos of girls throughout history who protested all over the globe to stand up for …

I regret to inform you that Tim Tebow played a very bad baseball game

It is me, a professional baseball writer, writing about Tim Tebow for page views.<p>Tim Tebow should not be in the Mets’ spring training camp. It’s not fair to him, who has almost zero baseball experience and should be playing against teenagers until he proves he can play well against teenagers. It’s …

Tim Tebow

Aaron Rodgers sounds like he might want a bigger contract from the Packers soon

Is the Packers quarterback underpaid?<p>The last time Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers signed a contract extension came before the 2013 season, when he …

NFL

Tattoo Shop Owner Is Covering Up Racist and Gang-Related Tattoos for Free

Dave Cutlip got the idea for his Random Acts of Tattoo project after a man came into his shop with gang-related tattoos on his face that he didn’t …

Body Art

Science Insider on Twitter: "Congress just passed its first big NASA bill in more than 6 years — here's what it says https://t.co/UKGoF5j8Uq… "

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Trump Proposes Cutting Great Lakes Funding by 97%

By Melinda Pierce<p>New findings revealed Wednesday show which U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) programs will be most affected by the Trump …

Fuzzy pulsars orbiting black holes could unmask quantum gravity

WANT to get to the bottom of one of the biggest mysteries in science? The best way might be to catch sight of a fast-spinning stellar corpse.<p>General …

This man is cloning old-growth redwoods and planting them in safe places (video)

<b>David Milarch is on a quest to save California's coast redwoods, some of the world's oldest and largest living things; he may be saving the planet</b> …

Forests

John Petrucci: “My Favorite Guitar Chord Is ‘The Alex Lifeson Chord’”

PHOTO: Robert Cianflone | Getty Images John Petrucci went out for a drive with the folks from Cosmo Music . In the resulting Rockstars in Cars video, …

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Switzerland Is The Best Country In The World, According To A U.S. News Survey

It's got mountains, friendly locals and plenty of melted cheese.<p>On the heels of President Donald Trump’s election, the United States has fallen three spots in a global survey of the best countries in the world.<p>The survey, released Tuesday by U.S. News & World Report in conjunction with the …

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Ex-aides: Trump has long been worried about recorded calls

WASHINGTON (AP) — Long before he tweeted about wiretaps, Donald Trump worried about who was listening in on his calls.<p>As a real estate mogul and …

Donald Trump

Good luck, women! Under the GOP health care bill, it’ll be tougher to have a baby — and tougher not to

Republicans plan to slash abortion and contraception access — and they’re also attacking affordable maternity care<p>Policy wonks and journalists are still reeling from the release of the much-ballyhooed Republican replacement for the Affordable Care Act blandly named the American Health Care Act. But …

It’s Time We Face That We’re All Having Less Sex

It’s really hard to dispute science (even if we really want to), but Americans aren’t really having a lot of sex these days. I know it’s hard to believe, but it’s true. There are many reasons why couples don’t engage in sexual activity on a regular basis. We all work hard and sometimes we are just …

The Tangled Family History of North Korea's Kim Jong Un

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