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Limp Bizkit’s Fred Durst Developing TV Drama
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Fred Durst, the front-man for the popular 90′s group Limp Bizkit, is deciding to venture into the realm of television. He is working on developing a drama series that will center around his own life and career. He has recently …

Neko Case Did A “Tiny Desk Concert” In A Gorilla Suit

Neko Case has a staggering talent. The writer/musician counts some pretty loyal people among her fans, because we all know how hard she works just so we can listen to her describe how we’re feeling at any given moment. It’s …

Al Roker Is Too Damn Old for Drake Concerts

Today Show weatherman/anchor Al Roker is too old for this Drake nonsense. In this week-winning Vine video, Roker laments that he is “officially #TooOld” for a Hartford, CT concert from the chart-topping rapper. Please watch Roker stare blankly into his …

Arcade Fire’s New Album Reflektor Is Free on YouTube, For Now

Without further ado – here’s the new Arcade Fire album, titled Reflektor, in its entirety: No, this isn’t a leak or some ill-gotten rip. This was released and promoted by Arcade Fire themselves. http://t.co/1uNTbhmNSJ — Arcade Fire (@arcadefire) October 24, …

Kelly Rowland’s Estranged Father Makes Public Plea to Reconcile

You see the glitz, glamour and all of the lights always surrounded by R&B singer Kelly Rowland. The prestigious music awards, record-breaking music sales, and international tours are all the makings of the successful entertainer. However, like most celebrities, what …

‘Arrested Development’ Soundtrack Gets Release Date, Track Listing

Varese Sarabande Records has announced the release date of the long-awaited soundtrack to popular show Arrested Development, which earlier this year, came back to television by way of Netflix. The release contains forty-two tracks spanning the entire series to date. …

YouTube’s Rumored Subscription Music Service Could Launch This Year [REPORT] YouTube’s Rumored Subscription Music Service Could Launch This Year [REPORT]

Another report now claims that YouTube is pretty close to launching their oft-rumored subscription music streaming service, one that would incorporate videos and offer both free and paid tiers. From Billboard: The service, designed with mobile listening in mind, will …

Shania Twain Announces 2014 Las Vegas Show Dates

Shania Twain won over the hearts of many music fans throughout the 90′s and early 00′s, but then seemed to have kind of disappeared. She made a bit of a comeback less than a year ago with a new type …

Kurt Cobain Talks Gay Thoughts, Homophobic Mother And Oppression Of Women In Lost Interview
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PBS Digital Studios’ Blank on Blank is highlighting a “lost interview” with legendary Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain. He was interviewed by Jon Savage for Identity in New York City on July 22, 1993. In the highlights below, Cobain talks about …

Mary Steenburgen Signs Record Deal with Universal

Its never too late to chase your dreams, and actress Mary Steenburgen is a prime example of that notion. She has an Academy Award, now she’s going for a Grammy. The 60-year-old actress is known for her long-standing career in …

Celia Cruz, ‘Queen of Salsa,’ Gets a Google Doodle Celia Cruz, ‘Queen of Salsa,’ Gets a Google Doodle
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Today, Google is honoring the Queen of Salsa with a homepage doodle that her estate is calling “important and far-reaching.” Celia Cruz, La Guarachera de Cuba, would have turned 88 today. The Havana-born singer died on July 16th, 2003 of …

Man Drops $100K to Look Like Justin Bieber [IMAGE]
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How much money would you spend to look like your favorite celebrity? It certainly isn’t unheard of for people to have plastic surgery to make a certain body feature look like a celebrity’s, but the amount one 33-year-old man spent …

Dolly Parton Raps, Pokes Fun At Miley Cyrus [VIDEO]
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This week in music we learned that Eminem is the self-proclaimed Rap God (and most people aren’t disputing that). The bleached blond Eminem may now have his female rapping counterpart in the equally blonde 67-year-old Dolly Parton. Yeah, you read …

Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Nominees Announced

The nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame have been announced for the year 2014. A variety of genres are represented with this year’s nominations, including grunge, old school rap, pop, and a few British rock groups. There …

Gavin DeGraw’s New Album Getting Positive Reviews
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Gavin DeGraw has penned some very catchy songs in recent years; from “I Don’t Wanna Be” to “Chariot”, his are the songs we find ourselves singing along to while enjoying some very deft piano-playing. His albums aren’t full of songs …

Rap God: People Are Loving Eminem’s New Song [AUDIO]
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What is it with rappers proclaiming themselves to be gods these days? Just a few months after Kanye West uploaded his “I Am A God” song to YouTube, Eminem released his new song, “Rap God.” The song gets the name …

Researchers Argue That Unavailability, Not Search Engines, Lead To Piracy Researchers Argue That Unavailability, Not Search Engines, Lead To Piracy
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Every few months, the MPAA comes out of the woodwork to claim Google’s search results encourage piracy. According to their logic, the prevalence of illegal sources on Google’s front page indicates that something is wrong. Now a group of researchers …

Liza Minelli Performs A Show, Despite A Broken Wrist
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Liza Minnelli found the strength to perform a concert last night, despite having a broken wrist. The aging star seems to still have a few tricks up her sleeve, and while she was advised not to do so, she went …

Sufjan Stevens’ Open Letter to Miley Cyrus Needs to Be the Last Open Letter to Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus is probably tired of getting open letters. Actually, I know she is. I’m tired of people writing open letters to Miley Cyrus too. I’m sure you’re tired of Miley Cyrus, open letters, open letters to Miley Cyrus, and …

Musicians Read Mean Tweets About Themselves [VIDEO]

Last night, Jimmy Kimmel had Kanye West on the show to clear the air following their recent Twitter battle. It proved to be one of the most compelling half-hours of late night television in recent memory. Seriously, check it out. …

The Pogues Guitarist Philip Chevron Dies At Age 56

The Pogues are a celtic punk band from London, England and were formed in 1982. The singer, songwriter and guitarist of the band, Philip Chevron, died on Tuesday at the age of 56. He died after being treated for throat …