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February 4, 2011 Lil Wayne may hail from New Orleans, home of 2010 Super Bowl champs the Saints, but when it comes to cheering on his favorite team -- he's a bonafide cheesehead.
This Sunday, the Green Bay Packers will go head-to-head again the Pittsburgh Steelers for the championship, and Wayne just released a new fight song to help lead his team to victory. …
January 28, 2011 Robyn has just come off the biggest 12 months of her 17-year career: Her Body Talk album cracked just about every best-of list, while her smash single "Dancing on My Own" earned her a Grammy nod. The Swedish pop star plans to keep the momentum going in 2011, with a 17-date U.S. …
January 27, 2011 Alexis Krauss was a fourth-grade teacher before she became an indie heartthrob as the singer for Brooklyn electro-thrash duo Sleigh Bells. But in the group's new music video, Krauss is certainly no teacher's pet. Watch below!
In the clip for "Rill Rill" from their wonderfully loud and abrasive debut Treats, Krauss plays a blood-thirsty schoolgirl driving a muscle car. …
January 25, 2011 After a five-year break, New York City rock vets the Strokes return this spring with a new album and a fresh outlook.
For their much-anticipated fourth LP, Angles (out March 22) -- check out the tracklist below! -- the guys gave their songwriting dynamic a heavy-duty makeover. This time, instead of frontman Julian Casablancas leading the writing effort, each member contributed ideas -- a first for quintet. …
January 25, 2011 On their new album, The King Is Dead, the Decemberists embraced elegantly simple, harmony-rich, salt-of-the-earth folk pop, and judging by last night's tour kick off, this new philosophy now extends to the Portland, Oregon band's live show, too.
Sure, Colin Meloy's heady lyrics still make references to things like the "queen of supply-side bonhomie bone-drab," but there's a marked shift from the band's last go-around supporting the pro …
January 24, 2011 Two months after getting out of Rikers Island, Lil Wayne has announcedhis first post-prison tour — and the rapper has lined-up a top list of openers to join him on the 25-date trek. Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross, Travis Barker, and Mixmaster Mike will all join Weezy for his I Am Music II Tour, which kicks off March 18 in Buffalo, NY and wraps April 29 in Vancouver, Canada. …
January 24, 2011 Wavves and Best Coast kicked off their co-headlining tour on Friday night with an intimately raucous gig at San Diego's Soma, a dingy old theater converted into a 500-capacity, all-ages punk club. …
January 22, 2011 …
January 21, 2011 At SPIN's recent celebration of the Year in Music, a fortunate crowd at intimate NYC club Don Hill's was treated to a one-of-a-kind stripped down performance by Artist of the Year honoree Florence + the Machine, plus a stellar opening set from Florida indie rockers Surfer Blood. …
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