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Kanye West Needs 1,200 Extras for His Madison Square Garden Fashion Show

Kanye West proclaimed on Twitter yesterday that he'd sold out Madison Square Garden for his February 11 Yeezy Season 3 runway show, an event that'll…
Brennan Carley / February 5, 2016

Three People Are Homeless After Chief Keef Tells Twitter Followers to Vandalize Their House

Rapper Chief Keef uses his Twitter account almost exclusively to tweet about playing Xbox, but late last month he directed his 1.1 million followers to…
James Grebey / February 5, 2016

Moderat Are Releasing a New Album, Here’s a ‘Reminder’ in Case You Forgot

Moderat, the collaboration between Berlin DJ duo Modeselektor and German electronic composer Apparat, are releasing their album III on April 1 (not iii — that's Miike Snow's new record). On…
James Grebey / February 5, 2016

Stone Temple Pilots Will Officially Search for a New Singer

According to some sleuthing by the folks over at Alternative Nation, Stone Temple Pilots will soon announce the search for a new lead singer. Following the…
Brennan Carley / February 5, 2016

There’s an Official Bob Marley Cannabis Brand, Which Seems a Little on the Nose

A new, officially branded Bob Marley brand of cannabis will soon launch on the late reggae great's 71st birthday, which, you know, makes sense. Marley Natural — which…
James Grebey / February 5, 2016

Stream Young Thug’s New Project, Which Is Either Called ‘Slime Season 3′ or ‘I’m Up’

Young Thug's Slime Season 3 has officially been renamed I'm Up...or has it? In either case, the rapper's new title-swapping mixtape (album? Does that distinction even matter anymore?)…
Brennan Carley / February 5, 2016

Jeff Tweedy Plays Stephen Colbert and His Teddy Bear a Lullaby on ‘The Late Show’

As the name suggests, The Late Show With Stephen Colbert is on, well, late at night. And sometimes a host gets tired. Luckily, Jeff Tweedy and…
James Grebey / February 5, 2016

Maurice White, Founder of Earth, Wind & Fire, Dead at Age 74

Maurice White, one of the founders of the group Earth, Wind & Fire, has died at the age of 74 according to reports from the Associated…
Brennan Carley / February 4, 2016

Elton John Performed a Piano Medley at a London Train Station

Elton John played an instrumental piano medley of some of his greatest hits whilst in public at London's St Pancras railway station. Why did he do…
James Grebey / February 4, 2016

Boosie Badazz Moves Forward With New Self-Released Album, ‘Out My Feelings (In My Past)’

Boosie Badazz (the grown-up moniker of the rapper formerly known as Lil Boosie), beat kidney cancer last December, and on the first day of the year…
James Grebey / February 4, 2016

Katy B Squads Up With Major Lazer and Craig David on ‘Who Am I’

Katy B's upcoming album Honey is a star-studded affair — the two tracks we've gotten thus far feature Floating Points and Four Tet as well was KAYTRANADA…
Brennan Carley / February 4, 2016

Holy Ghost! Announce New EP ‘Crime Cutz’ and Share Title Track

Synth-dance duo Holy Ghost! (Nick Millhiser and Alex Frankel) have announced the Crime Cutz EP, their first release in three years following 2013's Dynamics. The…
Dan Weiss / February 4, 2016

Carly Rae Jepsen Busks for a Buck for Funny or Die

Recent Grease Live star and E•MO•TIONal pop star Carly Rae Jepsen — can't you just hear the sax from "Run Away With Me" blaring now? — just…
Brennan Carley / February 4, 2016

The Game Reportedly Loses Sexual Assault Lawsuit, Unleashes Transphobic Tirade on Accuser

G-Unit rapper turned Instagram venus fly/thirst trap, the Game, was slapped with a 2015 sexual assault lawsuit in which a contestant on the California hip-hop star's dating…
Brennan Carley / February 4, 2016

Madonna Performed ‘Take a Bow’ Live For the First Time

Madonna has never performed her 1994 song "Take a Bow" live before (save for the 1995 American Music Awards, as PopCrush reminds us). Until today,…
Rachel Brodsky / February 4, 2016

Watch Janelle Monáe Dance to Madonna’s ‘Express Yourself’ in New Super Bowl Ad

Janelle Monáe — part-android, Wondaland Records anchor, and all-around pop star we do not deserve — stars in Pepsi Cola's retro-themed new Super Bowl ad. It…
Brennan Carley / February 4, 2016

Conan O’Brien and Grace Potter Cover the White Stripes’ ‘Seven Nation Army’ for the Actual Army

Conan O'Brien shipped out to Qatar recently to perform for U.S. troops stationed in the Middle East. While there, he and Grace Porter decided to…
James Grebey / February 4, 2016

Deftones Release Anguished New Song, ‘Prayers / Triangles’

Deftones have been teasing new music for a little while now. A few days back, the band shared the cover of their forthcoming record, Gore,…
Rachel Brodsky / February 4, 2016

Parquet Courts Announce New LP, ‘Human Performance,’ Share Gritty Video for ‘Dust’

New York's most deadpan punks Parquet Courts (and one of SPIN's 50 Best Rock Bands Right Now, along with our 2014 Band of the Year) are…
Harley Brown / February 4, 2016

Kurt Cobain’s Ex-Girlfriend Bashes Courtney Love in New Facebook Posts

Kurt Cobain's ex-girlfriend (and singer-songwriter in her own right) Mary Lou Lord — who he dated before becoming romantically involved with Courtney Love — has…
Brennan Carley / February 4, 2016
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