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Pixies Debut New Songs at Surprise Show in L.A.

The Pixies played a surprise warm-up show at the Echo in L.A. on Friday night, just before officially kicking off their world tour on Monday. …

Boy George Looks Back at Career in 'King of Everything' Video: WATCH

Boy George is set to release a new album, <i>This is What I Do</i>, on October 28, but dropped a video and new single on Friday called "King of Everything". …

Flashback: Watch the Smiths Play Their Third Concert

Very few rock groups are born fully formed. Even the greats often take years to find the right lineup, compose stellar material and develop a …

Nine Inch Nails Put On 'Brutally Intense' Show In L.A. Last Night

Nine Inch Nails put on a small but memorable show last night at the Troubadour.<p>Spin reports that the two-hour show in front of a 400-person crowd was …

Gina Gershon as Donatella Versace

Here's the first image of Gina Gershon as Donatella Versace, from a new Lifetime movie, via the HuffPost:<p>The TV movie was written by Rama Stagner and …

Los Alamos County Becomes 8th in New Mexico to Issue Marriage Licenses to Gay Couples

As a result of a state district judge's decision to uphold same-sex marriages, the Los Alamos County clerk's office today became the eight in New …

Gigaom | Condé Nast gets deeper into e-commerce, leads $20M round in French luxury resale site

Advertisement<p>Publishing giant Condé Nast, already a supporter of fashion startups like Rent the Runway and Farfetch, is upping its investment in …

Gigaom | Barnes & Noble partners with UWIRE to sell college newspapers on Nook

Advertisement<p>Barnes & Noble (s BKS) has partnered with UWIRE, a wire service for college newspapers, to make digital editions of said newspapers …

Listen: Arctic Monkeys Stream New Album, ‘AM’

Arctic Monkeys‘ new record, <i>AM,</i> is now available to stream in full on iTunes, almost one week before it drops on September 10th.<p>The band’s fifth LP …

State Trooper and Wife File First South Carolina Lawsuit Challenging State's Gay Marriage Ban

A South Carolina state trooper and her wife, who married in Washington D.C. in 2012, are challenging South Carolina's ban on same-sex marriage in …

Ben Cohen to Compete on UK's 'Dancing with the Stars'

Rugby star and LGBT ally and anti-bullying activist Ben Cohen will compete on the UK's <i>Strictly Come Dancing</i>, the show which was exported to the U.S. …

Jerry Brown’s Tough-Love Miracle: How He Turned Around California

As wind turbines spin like massive, inverted egg-beater blades against the bluest California sky, Jerry Brown steps into the sun. Since he took …

Is Marriage Equality Coming to Hawaii?

The answer to the question in the title of this post has several components: almost certainly, and probably soon, but not quite yet. The <i>Huffington</i> …

Volcanic Vent Opens, Spews Steam Near Rome's Airport

A new geyser opened over the weekend near the perimeter fence of Rome's Fiumicino airport less than 1000 yards from the end of a runway, the <i>Telegraph</i> …

American Runner Criticizes Anti-Gay Laws While On Russian Soil

U.S. Runner Nick Symmonds made headlines yesterday by winning the silver medal of the Men's 800-meter at the International Association of Athletics …

The Intel

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American Hustle Official Trailer

Director David O. Russell visited Good Morning America yesterday to debut the first trailer to his<p>Director David O. Russell visited <i>Good Morning America</i> yesterday to debut the first trailer to his upcoming film <i>American Hustle</i>. With a screenplay by Eric Warren Singer and Russell, the previously-named</i> …

banana, nutella and salted pistachio popsicles

Growing up, we made popsicles by pouring orange juice into these molds, letting them freeze and eating them outside so we didn’t sticky up the …

We would prefer more cement trucks to look like this one painted by Italian artist Mimmo Rubino aka Rub Kandy. Using spray paint and a steady hand, Rubino lets the mixer spin doing most of the labor. Check it out: http://bit.ly/13As9fp

Embroidered portraits by Maurizio Anzeri... View more here: http://bit.ly/1ebdvkK

Photographer Captures The Lives Of Transgender Parisians In 1950's Black-And-White Collection

Christer Strömholm, a Swedish photographer living in Paris in the late 1950's, befriended and photographed the transgender communities of the place …

Sub Pop Throw Themselves a Silver Jubilee

Sub Pop Records celebrates its Silver Jubilee with a 25th anniversary festival featuring performances, panels, showcases and more on Saturday. It’s a …

Talking Heads, "Psycho Killer" Live at CBGB, 1975

Flashback: Talking Heads Perform ‘Psycho Killer’ at CBGB in 1975

The Talking Heads were just another young band on the burgeoning CBGB scene in December of 1975 when a tiny camera crew entered the dingy club to …

The 40 Greatest Stoner Albums

40<p>Wilco, ‘Sky Blue Sky’<p>Irony alert: the record about Jeff Tweedy’s post-rehab coolout period is by far Wilco's weediest. Elegant and mellow, rich …

Readers’ Poll: The Ten Worst Bands of the Nineties

10. Dave Matthews Band<p>To paraphrase <i>What About Bob?</i>, there's two kinds of people in the world: those who love Dave Matthews Band and those who don't. …

Recipe In Honor of National Mojito Day

Who wouldn't love a refreshing muddled mint cocktail on a muggy day like today? The folks over at Sammy’s Woodfired Pizza & Grill have kindly shared …

Why We Love L.A. Summers: Urban Adventure Hunts Throughout SoCal

<i>Summer has arrived, and we're ready to celebrate all that screams 'tis the season in Los Angeles. From sand to summit, from sips to snacks -- we love</i> …