James K Sanchez

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David Bowie Releases 36 Music Videos of His Classic Songs from the 1970s and 1980s

Last month, David Bowie released <i>The Next Day,</i> his first new album in a decade. That's a long time to go without an album -- long enough that fans …

Listen to Never-Before-Heard John Lennon Interviews From 1968

In 1968, Maurice Hindle, a college student at Keele University in England, wrote a letter to a Beatles fanzine requesting an interview with John …

Chairlift - Bruises, Sidewalk Safari and Cool As a Fire - Encore Sessions S3

Bionic hand gives amputee real feeling – video report

A bionic hand that allows the wearer to experience genuine feeling has been developed in Switzerland. The prosthetic limb returns the sensation of touch to users by connecting sensors to nerves in their arm. The first tester, amputee Dennis Sorensen, says he is delighted with the invention

Promising cancer therapy treatment: Vitamin C

Scientists have identified a simple, inexpensive compound that made cancer drugs more effective in mice and helped human patients weather the toxic side effects of chemotherapy.<p>But even as they touted their experimental results, they acknowledged that their remedy was unlikely to inspire the …

Cancer

Curiosity Rover Takes Its First Pic of Earth From Mars

The Curiosity Rover posted its first picture of Earth from the surface of Mars to its official Twitter feed Thursday.<p>You can see Earth’s moon in the …

Three Ways To End Life On Earth, According To 1962

A disturbing thought experiment (with diagrams) by Cold War-era scientists<p><i>This article, written by Martin Mann, originally appeared in the September 1962 issue of</i> Popular Science <i>magazine. "Man's Last Big Blast," published just a month before the Cuban missile crisis, describes in frightening detail</i> …

Doomsday

Scientists blown away by Tasmania's giant jellyfish

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Residents of a sleepy hamlet in Tasmania found a previously unknown kind of giant jellyfish washed up on a beach, prompting excitement among scientists in Australia as they work to formally name and classify the creature.<p>About 1.5 meters (five feet) across, the white jellyfish …

Tim Cook Says Apple Working on 'Some Really Great Stuff' in New Product Categories

Apple will launch products in new categories and the company is working on "really great stuff", according to an interview with CEO Tim Cook in <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> this evening.<p>He demurred when asked about specific possible products, but said anyone "reasonable" would consider Apple's upcoming …

Jonny Greenwood Scoring Paul Thomas Anderson’s ‘Inherent Vice’

Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood is becoming an essential component to any Paul Thomas Anderson film. After scoring the director’s last two movies …

Jack White Reveals Why He Was Selling Candy on an L.A. Street

Last week, Third Man Records’ Instagram account posted a photo of Jack White sitting on a crate, holding a Snickers bar with a kid on an L.A. …

Listen: The National's Matt Berninger on Bret Easton Ellis' Podcast

<i>Photo by Daniel Cavazos</i><p><i>American Psycho</i>/<i>Less Than Zero</i> author Bret Easton Ellis, you may have noticed, is now a diligent podcast host—he's recorded conversations with Kanye West, Marilyn Manson, and a handful more. His latest guest is the National's Matt Berninger, who dropped by the podcast to chat …

Marilyn Manson

Future Islands

<i>Future Islands, from left: William Cashion, Samuel T. Herring, Gerrit Welmers. Photo by Timothy Saccenti.</i><p>To quote pop music’s foremost egotist, Samuel T. Herring has played the underdog his whole career. Future Islands' last two albums, <i>In Evening Air</i> and <i>On the Water</i> were beloved by a devout few, …

Universal Music

Grammy Executive Producer Apologizes to Trent Reznor for Cutting Off Performance

<i>Photo by Rob Sheridan</i><p>When Nine Inch Nails, Queens of the Stone Age, Dave Grohl, and Fleetwood Mac's Lindsey Buckingham did the final performance on the Grammys, their set was cut off early by a Delta commercial and a promo for a CBS show. Trent Reznor responded by tweeting, "Music's biggest …

Slowdive Reunion Expands With More Shows, Possibility of New Music

Shoegaze heroes Slowdive are back. After their appearance at this year's Primavera Sound Festival in Barcelona was revealed yesterday, the English dream pop outfit have announced their first show since they broke up in 1994: May 19 at the Village Underground in London. (It's almost 20 years to the …

Smashing Pumpkins

Wye Oak Announce New Album, Shriek, Share "The Tower"

Wye Oak, the Baltimore duo of Jenn Wasner and Andy Stack, have announced a new full-length record to follow 2011's <i>Civilian</i>. <i>Shriek</i> is out April 29 through Merge in the U.S. and City Slang in Europe. Check out "The Tower" below, accompanied by an oceanic visual. The album was co-produced by Nicolas …

New Albums

Watch/Listen: Arcade Fire Perform Reworked "My Body Is a Cage", "Normal Person", and "Joan of Arc"

Arcade Fire: Live on Triple J (Full Session) (via SoundCloud)<p>Arcade Fire: "Joan of Arc" (Live on Triple J) (via SoundCloud)<p>Arcade Fire are currently on tour in Australia. Yesterday, they stopped by Triple J Radio to record a live session, as ArcadeFireTube reports. The (relatively) stripped-down …

David Bowie

Conor Oberst Working on Solo LP, Wrote Screenplay Starring Monsters of Folk, Hates the Internet

Bright Eyes maestro Conor Oberst is finishing work on a new "country-flavored solo album," according to a new interview with <i>Rolling Stone</i>. He's recording it in Nashville with Jonathan Wilson, who's also produced for Father John Misty, and First Aid Kit contribute vocals. The last album of new …

Watch Nine Inch Nails, QOTSA, Dave Grohl, and Lindsey Buckingham's Uncut Grammy Rehearsal

Nine Inch Nails, Queens of the Stone Age, Dave Grohl, and Fleetwood Mac's Lindsey Buckingham did the final performance on the Grammys last week, but they were cut off early by a Delta commercial. Trent Reznor was not pleased. Now, the full, uncut rehearsal footage featuring both "Copy of A" and "My …

The Cure Plan New Record, Live DVDs, Another Album Trilogy Tour

<i>Photo by Kirstie Shanley</i><p>The Cure have announced plans to release a new record this year, following 2008's <i>4:13 Dream</i> and their <i>Bestival Live 2011</i> live album. It's tentatively titled <i>4:14 Scream.</i> According to a press release, it was recorded at the same time as <i>4:13</i> <i>Dream</i>.<p>Along with the studio album, the …

Concerts

Watch Arcade Fire's Win Butler and Pearl Jam Cover Neil Young's "Rockin' in the Free World"

In November, very exciting news broke that Sleater-Kinney had reunited on stage for the first time since 2006. Carrie Brownstein, Corin Tucker, and Janet Weiss joined Pearl Jam at their show in Portland to do a take on Neil Young's "Rockin' in the Free World". (Earlier in the tour, Brownstein and …

DIIV - (Druun Pt. II) / Like A Rolling Stone - RIP 285 Kent

Watch DIIV Perform "(Druun Pt. II)", Cover "Like a Rolling Stone" at 285 Kent's Final Show

<i>Photo by Erez Avissar</i><p>When Brooklyn venue 285 Kent shut its doors, Pitchfork, Ad Hoc, and Todd P presented a final series of shows to send it off. Pitchfork.tv was there to document those last performances. Below, watch DIIV do "(Druun Pt. II)", then cover Bob Dylan's "Like a Rolling Stone".<p>Read our …

Bob Dylan