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Pussy Riot Share Sardonic Protest Video for Dave Sitek-Produced ‘Chaika’

Russian punk activists Pussy Riot are back with a new song and video, this time about their country's general prosecutor. The video for "Chaika," produced…
Harley Brown / February 3, 2016

Coldplay’s Chris Martin Makes James Corden Drive Him to the Super Bowl in Latest Carpool Karaoke

Late Late Show Host and all-around good bloke James Corden was just going out for a little drive on his day off when Coldplay frontman Chris…
James Grebey / February 3, 2016

Sia’s Stale Song and Dance Routine

Continuing her tireless This Is Acting promo tour, Australian singer-songwriter Sia visited The Ellen Show this afternoon to once again trot out one of her album's high…
Brennan Carley / February 2, 2016

Tinashe Takes You on the ‘Ride of Your Life’ on New ‘Joyride’ Single

Tinashe just shared a new single off of her hotly anticipated sophomore studio album, Joyride. The slick track, "Ride of Your Life," is a little less frantic…
James Grebey / February 2, 2016

Steven Tyler Confronts a Horrifying Skittle Visage of Himself in New Super Bowl Commercial

Aerosmith frontman and impromptu CNN weatherman Steven Tyler will grace TV screens once again — this time during the 2016 Super Bowl. Tyler will be the star of…
James Grebey / February 2, 2016

Danny L Harle Amps Up the ‘Mad Mix Meter’ in ‘Jungle Survival DJ Challenge’ Video

Who says you're doing dance music wrong if you're facing the DJ? If Danny L Harle is the one on deck, then we don't want to…
Harley Brown / February 2, 2016

Ty Segall Has a Harrowing Day in His ‘Emotional Mugger’ Video

Ty Segall has unveiled a 14-minute long video featuring music from his latest album, Emotional Mugger. Remixed by producer F. Bermudez, the music soundtracks a disturbing…
Rachel Brodsky / February 2, 2016

JUNO Awards 2016 Nominations: Justin Bieber, Drake, Majical Cloudz, and More

The JUNO Awards, Canada's version of the Grammy Awards, have announced the nominations for their 2016 iteration, including Destroyer, Viet Cong, Justin Bieber, Majical Cloudz,…
Brennan Carley / February 2, 2016

Parquet Courts Perform Two New Songs, Announce Next Album During WFUV Appearance

Parquet Courts stopped by Fordham University's radio station, WFUV, to confirm the existence of their next album and play two new songs. Host Carmel Holt didn't reveal…
James Grebey / February 2, 2016

Roots Picnic 2016 Lineup: Usher, Future, Leon Bridges, and More

The Roots have just announced the lineup for the 2016 edition of their annual Philadelphia festival, The Roots Picnic. Set to be headlined by Leon…
Brennan Carley / February 2, 2016

Best Coast’s Bethany Cosentino Writes Essay on Music Industry Sexism for Lena Dunham’s Newsletter

Update: Bethany Cosentino's full essay, titled "Burgers, Bitches, and Bullshit," is now available in full online. Read it here.  Best Coast's Bethany Cosentino wrote an essay about sexism…
James Grebey / February 2, 2016

Lady Gaga to Lead David Bowie Tribute at the 2016 Grammys

Update: Lady Gaga will sing "The Star-Spangled Banner" at this Sunday's Super Bowl, according to the Associated Press. The singer will open the game at Levi's…
Rachel Brodsky / February 2, 2016

Drake Recreates the ‘Hotline Bling’ Video Shoot for a T-Mobile Super Bowl Ad

Drake's "Hotline Bling" video may've come out last fall, but the Toronto rapper's still content to capitalize on its success, as seen with a new…
Brennan Carley / February 2, 2016

Kim Kardashian Polled Twitter for the Name of Kanye West’s Album and ‘Waves’ Came in Last

Update: The polls have closed, and the people have spoken. And what they said was, "Waves is the worst of these three possibly album titles by a…
James Grebey / February 2, 2016

Watch Tame Impala Perform Three Songs on French TV

Tame Impala took their psychedelic road show to France last night to perform a trio of songs on the TV show Le Grand Journal. The Currents group (and…
James Grebey / February 2, 2016

Appeals Court Upholds Courtney Love’s Twitter Defamation Lawsuit Ruling

Among Courtney Love's many singular accolades, one of the most interesting is that she's the first person to go to trial over an allegedly defamatory tweet in the…
James Grebey / February 2, 2016

Bernie Sanders Closes Iowa Caucus Speech With David Bowie’s ‘Starman’

Are you feelin' the Bern yet? No? Well, maybe this video from last night — of the many musician- and millennial-endorsed presidential candidate closing his…
Harley Brown / February 2, 2016

Police Called After Scott Weiland’s Ex-Wife, Son Try to Take His Guitar From Studio

Update: A studio manager at Weiland's Lavish Studios, Rocco Guarino, has issued a statement to Alternative Nation about the alleged altercation. Read that below: I…
Brennan Carley / February 1, 2016

Roc Nation Countersues Rita Ora, Asks for That $2.3 Million Back, Please

Rita Ora, last seen topless on the cover of a magazine, filed a lawsuit attempting to get out of her Roc Nation deal last December, and…
James Grebey / February 1, 2016

Adele, Like Most Musicians, Won’t Give Donald Trump Permission to Play Her Music at Rallies

Record-setting singer Adele has joined the lengthy list of musicians who won't allow Republican presidential candidate and human Cheeto Donald J. Trump to play her music…
James Grebey / February 1, 2016
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