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Best Coast’s Bethany Cosentino Says Chris Brown’s ‘Back to Sleep’ ‘Perpetuates Rape Culture’

Chris Brown, despite being a profitable pop tour de force, is not exactly known for his equal-minded views regarding men and women. To that end, Best…
Rachel Brodsky / April 17, 2016

Disclosure Brought Out Lorde and Sam Smith at Coachella

It's been a guest-heavy Coachella weekend, and U.K. electronic duo Disclosure brought out a few of their own last night. Among the faces were Lorde (singing…
Rachel Brodsky / April 17, 2016

Nick Jonas and Tove Lo Get ‘Close’ on ‘Saturday Night Live’

Come June 10, Nick Jonas will release his latest album, Last Year Was Complicated. Last night, he was the musical guest on Saturday Night Live,…
Rachel Brodsky / April 17, 2016

Grimes Brought Out Janelle Monáe and Aristophanes at Coachella

Grimes performed yesterday at Coachella, where she played tracks from her latest release, last year's excellent Art Angels, and 2012's Visions. She also brought out…
Rachel Brodsky / April 17, 2016

Watch Kesha Perform ‘True Colors’ With Zedd at Coachella

Kesha, who has sadly spent much of this year embroiled in a painful — and very public — legal battle against her former producer Dr. Luke, was…
Rachel Brodsky / April 17, 2016

N.W.A Reunite for Coachella, Ice Cube Brings Out Snoop Dogg and Common

The last time N.W.A reunited, Ice Cube, MC Ren, and DJ Yella performed at the BET Experience in Los Angeles last year (with one caveat:…
Rachel Brodsky / April 17, 2016

Axl Rose Is AC/DC’s New Singer, Guns N’ Roses Play With Angus Young at Coachella

Lots of news coming from the Guns N' Roses-AC/DC camp: Yesterday, AC/DC announced that due to singer Brian Johnson being unable to tour on doctor's…
Rachel Brodsky / April 17, 2016

Bernie Sanders Introduced Run the Jewels at Coachella Via Video Message

Update: Run the Jewels also brought out Gary Clark Jr. and debuted a new song called "Scenes" at Coachella. Check it out here.  Safe…
Rachel Brodsky / April 17, 2016

Cyndi Lauper Will Donate Raleigh Concert Profits to Help Repeal HB2

Update: Duran Duran joined in the fight against HB2. Last night at their show in Charlotte, the band launched Equality North Carolina's petition against the…
Rachel Brodsky / April 16, 2016

Beyoncé Drops Mysterious ‘Lemonade’ Film Teaser

Update: Beyoncé has shared a new minute-long teaser of Lemonade. Watch it below, and hold onto your hats. #LEMONADE Premieres April 23 at…
Rachel Brodsky / April 16, 2016

Coachella Organizers Round Up Dylan, McCartney, the Stones, and More for a Historic Festival

Goldenvoice, also known as the organizers behind Coachella, are planning a giant, historic festival featuring some of the biggest, most iconic names in rock music:…
Rachel Brodsky / April 16, 2016

Watch Kanye West Crash A$AP Rocky’s Coachella Set to Perform ‘Father Stretch My Hands, Pt. 1.’

Update: In a little behind-the-scenes fun, Kanye West also participated in an unofficial "Coachella track meet," where he raced Tyler, the Creator. (Spoiler: Tyler won,…
Rachel Brodsky / April 16, 2016

LCD Soundsystem Covered David Bowie and Guns N’ Roses at Coachella

LCD Soundsystem performed the first of two headlining sets at Coachella 2016 on Friday night, where, in addition to playing a number of their…
Rachel Brodsky / April 16, 2016

President Obama Met With Nicki Minaj, Chance the Rapper, Common, and More to Talk ‘My Brother’s Keeper’ Initiative

President Barack Obama met with a number of prominent musicians yesterday to discuss an initiative called "My Brother's Keeper." According to ABC News, the initiative…
Rachel Brodsky / April 16, 2016

Prince Makes Emergency Trip to Hospital

Update: TMZ reports a statement from Prince's rep saying the artist has been suffering from the flu, but is currently out of the hospital:…
Andrew Unterberger / April 15, 2016

Watch the 2016 Coachella Livestream Right Here

Update: The full Coachella live stream schedule has been announced. Click here to see an hour-by-hour breakdown. Coachella 2016 is going down this…
James Grebey / April 15, 2016

A New Graphic Novel Will Ponder the Question: ‘Who Killed Kurt Cobain?’

Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain killed himself on April 5, 1994. Many people disagree. Perhaps then they'll be interested in a new graphic novel that's being…
James Grebey / April 15, 2016

Watch the Flaming Lips Preach the Gospel of Bowie in Their ‘Space Oddity’ Video

Wayne Coyne is not one for subtlety. Take, for example, his Chewbacca-themed tribute to Bowie, and it becomes easy to see that, at least when it…
Evan Siegel / April 15, 2016

Edward Snowden — Yes, That Edward Snowden — Releases Techno Song With Jean-Michel Jarre

Ya boi Edward Snowden is now an electronic artist. The whistleblower who leaked information about the National Surveillance Agency's classified domestic spying program recorded a song…
James Grebey / April 15, 2016

Watch Father John Misty Cover His ‘Favorite Love Song,’ Nine Inch Nails’ ‘Closer’

Last night at Chicago's Riviera Theater, Father John Misty added yet another cover to his spring tour. The folk singer-songwriter introduced the rendition by saying, "It's…
Natalie Caamano / April 15, 2016
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