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New York City Country Festival FarmBorough Has Been Canceled After Only One Year

Farmborough, New York City's first major country festival, has been canceled after only one year. Founders Entertainment, the same company behind the annual Governors Ball…
James Grebey / February 9, 2016

DMX Found Unconscious, Revived by Cops After Alleged Overdose

DMX was revived by the police last night outside of his Yonkers hotel after he was found unconscious as the result of an alleged overdose, TMZ reports.
Rachel Brodsky / February 9, 2016

Wild Nothing Announces World Tour, Shares ‘A Woman’s Wisdom’

Jack Tatum, a.k.a. Wild Nothing, will soon release his forthcoming record, Life of Pause, on February 19 via Captured Tracks. So far he's shared a…
Rachel Brodsky / February 9, 2016
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The ‘Happy Birthday’ Song Is Finally Going to Enter Public Domain

The bafflingly long legal saga over the "Happy Birthday" song, of all things, is drawing ever-nearer to a close. For some 80 years, Warner/Chappell owned…
James Grebey / February 9, 2016

Queens of the Stone Age’s Josh Homme Interviews Savages for ‘MAGNET’ Magazine

Josh Homme of Queens of the Stone Age and Eagles of Death Metal has interviewed London punks Savages, who just released their sophomore LP Adore…
Harley Brown / February 9, 2016

Ciara Sues Ex-Fiancé Future for $15 Million Over Alleged Slander and Libel

Ciara's relationship with Future, her ex-fiancé and father of her child, has been rocky recently, to say the least. Now, she's reportedly taking legal action…
James Grebey / February 9, 2016

Bon Iver Release Rare B-Side, ‘Haven, Mass,’ to Eaux Claires Ticketholders

Update: The Eaux Claires / DEUX mixtape has been uploaded to SoundCloud, according to Kyle Matteson. Listen to the tape's A- and B-sides below. …
Harley Brown / February 9, 2016

A$AP Ferg Reclaims ‘Work’ With New Rihanna Remix

As the previous artist with the most famous song entitled "Work" of the 2010s, A$AP Ferg of course had right of first refusal when it…
Andrew Unterberger / February 9, 2016

Ewan McGregor Performs ‘Heroes’ at Los Angeles David Bowie Tribute

Last night in Wes Hollywood, an All-Star cast assembled at the Roxy to pay tribute to the late great David Bowie. A handful of those…
Andrew Unterberger / February 9, 2016

Flavor Flav Pleads No Contest to DUI Charges

Flavor Flav has pleaded no contest to a Las Vegas charge of driving while intoxicated, Billboard reports. The rapper, Flavor of Love star, and former chicken-and-ribs (and House…
Harley Brown / February 8, 2016

Watch Sufjan Stevens Perform a Shimmering Version of ‘Carrie & Lowell’ Live

Sufjan Stevens' Carrie & Lowell was one of the Best Albums of 2015, and today for no particular occasion Asthmatic Kitty decided to share a beautiful live…
James Grebey / February 8, 2016

Zayn Malik Gets His First No. 1 Single on the Hot 100, One Direction Still Have Zero

The future is bright for Zayn Malik, as are the burning bridges in his wake. The ex-One Direction member's debut solo single, "Pillowtalk," was No.
James Grebey / February 8, 2016

Rick Rubin Announces ‘Star Wars Headspace,’ a Compilation of Sounds From a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Rick Rubin announced today that he’s behind a new compilation of tracks made of sound effects from the Star Wars films. This awesome, geeky, and officially sanctioned endeavor…
James Grebey / February 8, 2016

Nardwuar Serves Ty Segall All of His ‘Gateway Drug’ Records in First Interview Since His Stroke

Your favorite Human Serviette, Canadian personality and interviewer Nardwuar, has recovered mightily from a recent stroke — just in time to interview Ty Segall for…
Harley Brown / February 8, 2016

How Big Is Marilyn Manson’s Penis? Billy Corgan Knows

Remember that old rumor that Marilyn Manson had some of his ribs removed so he could give himself a blowjob? Well, thanks to Billy Corgan,…
Harley Brown / February 8, 2016

Watch the Harlem Globetrotters Show Jeff Tweedy How to Spin a Basketball

Wilco's Jeff Tweedy and his son Spencer Tweedy stopped by the AV Club's Chicago office to perform Adele's "Hello" for their Undercover series, but showboating…
James Grebey / February 8, 2016

Jason Derulo Injures His Leg While Dancing in a Paris Nightclub

Stars! They're just like us: Jason Derulo fell and injured his leg while dancing in a Paris nightclub, according to the BBC. The British news outlet…
Harley Brown / February 8, 2016

Weezer’s Rivers Cuomo Covered Fetty Wap’s ‘Trap Queen’ for No Apparent Reason

A thing that cool #teens often do on social media is comment "mom" or "dad" on posts by their favorite pop stars. Usually it's a…
James Grebey / February 8, 2016

Sir Elton John Schools James Corden on ‘Tiny Dancer’ in ‘Carpool Karaoke’

Sir Elton John joined The Late Late Show host James Corden for an exceptionally delightful edition of the latter's series "Carpool Karaoke." The Rocket Man revealed a few…
Harley Brown / February 8, 2016

Zara Larsson Drops Three New ‘Lush Life’ Remixes and Four Music Videos

Rising Swedish pop star Zara Larsson has shared three new remixes of "Lush Life," one of the Best Songs of 2015, and four brand-new music…
James Grebey / February 8, 2016
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