Since life is a cruel and meaningless expanse of brutal, random happenstance, it was announced today that classic rockers Queen will launch a new tour… with American Idol runner-up Adam Lambert replacing Freddie Mercury, one of the greatest rock ‘n roll frontmen of all time. Somehow, this is a thing.
Being a young and famous pop star might seem like it's all rainbows and butterflies, but there are also some serious cons like online bullying. Sky Ferreira, who's currently on tour with Miley Cyrus, knows these cons all to well. The young pop star has had it with online bullies and today she revealed her concerns.
Lykke Li has really outdone herself with her this time. The Swedish pop singer has released the first music video for her upcoming album I Never Learn, and it's simply beautiful. The track, titled "Love Me Like I'm Not Made Of Stone," is an emotional yet simple ballad, and the music video is also very subtle, showing only her from the shoulders up.
In addition to its Beef ‘n Chedder sandwich, Roast Beef sandwich, and crack-like addictive curly fries, Arby’s is known for its logo—McDonald’s has a giant yellow “M,” Jack in the Box has that creepy big head, and Arby’s has a giant10 gallon cowboy hat. So we suppose it makes an odd kind of sense that the fast food sandwich chain would purchase the oversized brown hat that...
Swedish pop singer Lykke Li has revealed the release date for her next album I Never Learn. Check out her video announcement below. Also, Beyonce has dropped another music video from her latest self-titled album. All that and more below.
LCD Soundsystem fans, you no longer have to cling to your copies of the Shut Up and Play the Hits concert film to enjoy their final show, performed at Madison Square Garden on April 2, 2011—LCD Soundsystem will be releasing a 5xLP vinyl box set on April 19th for Record Store Day.
Oasis will release a remastered version of their classic debut album Definitely Maybe on May 19, with exclusive rare and unreleased extras.
The Bonnaroo lineup has been revealed, and they're bringing Kanye back. Elton John, Jack White and Vampire Weekend are also on the roster. Also, Pharrell has revealed details on his upcoming record G I R L. All that and more below.
Seeing as how 2014 marks the 20th anniversary of OutKast and their debut album, Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik, and the fact that the hip hop duo has reunited for a string of 40 festival tour dates in 2014, you’d be forgiven for assuming that Big Boi and Andre 3000 would be bringing a new album with them as well. ...
Pharrell Williams has just announced his next album. He'll drop G I R L next month via Columbia Records.
OutKast is heading to Drake's hometown of Toronto. The reunited rap duo has been announced as one of the headliners of Drake's annual OVO Music Festival. The two-day concert will take place at Toronto's Molson Canadian Amphitheatre. Outkast will headline on August 3rd, while Drake will close the event on August 4th. Tickets go on sale February 21st.
Though they can be a near-orgy of hipster elitism self-parody, you have to give Pitchfork one thing: they can curate the hell out of a summer music festival. Though the music website’s annual Chicago summer festival is still months away, Pitchfork has announced the “initial” lineup (i.e., “the headliners, as well as the first round of acts”).
This week, Drake and Nicki Minaj got into some trouble. The Canadian rapper made waves when he publicly whined about Rolling Stone replacing him on their cover with the legendary Philip Seymour Hoffman. Minaj, on the other hand, got into a controversy when she released artwork for her new track "Looking Ass N***a". All that and more below.
If you’ll recall, Morrissey hasn’t exactly been the most reliable concert performer of late, repeatedly cancelling dates due to personal issues. But rest easy, Moz fans, as the former Smiths frontman has announced a slew of 2014 U.S. dates.
Kanye West is heading to Late Night With Seth Meyers. The rapper has been revealed as one of Meyer's musical guests during the first week of the new late night show show. John Mayer and A Great Big World will also make an appearance during said week.
Nearly three years after releasing their eight album, the members of the almighty English rock band Radiohead have released something new. But those who've been anxiously awaiting new music will be disappointment. The five-piece group has launched a new app called PolyFauna, which can be used by iOS and Android users. More details below.
Though he’s currently in the middle of an Australian tour in support of his most recent album (the odds and sods collection High Hopes), Bruce Springsteen has already announced the next leg of the tour for him and his E Street Band—a North American tour.
Lily Allen is gearing up to release her new album, and she has unveiled a new music video. The singer released "Air Balloon." Check it out below. Also, Pharrell has officially been booked for the Oscars. The singer will perform "Happy." All that and more below.
As Paul Thomas Anderson’s highly-anticipated new film, Inherent Vice, is set for a release later this year, today’s news does not come as much of a shock: it was announced today that Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood—who created the scores for Anderson’s last two films, There Will Be...
Rapper DMX will face off against George Zimmerman in the ring for a Celebrity Boxing Match in March. The New York-born MC was selected from a wide variety of applicants to brawl Zimmerman, who was acquitted for second-degree murder and manslaughter for shooting Trayvon Martin. Floyd Mayweather Sr. will referee the match.