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Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

Back when Videogum (R.I.P.) was alive we sometimes did Meet Ups at bars so our commenters could make puns IRL and meet the bloggers who…
Scott Lapatine | December 2, 2016 - 5:57 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

Happy Black Friday, commenters. I hope you bought yourself something nice today -- you deserve it. I camped out for nine hours to get the…
Scott Lapatine | November 25, 2016 - 5:37 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

Comment scores are a little lower than they would've been this week, because there was a voting bug yesterday. Thanks to those of you who…
Scott Lapatine | November 18, 2016 - 5:22 pm

Watch Charli XCX & SOPHIE Debut A Bunch Of New Songs At 30 Days In LA

Last night in downtown Los Angeles, Charli XCX delivered a high-octane midnight set that juxtaposed PC Music's glossy artifice with the songwriter-cum-pop-star's own effortless cool.
Scott Lapatine | November 11, 2016 - 5:14 pm

Sounding Board

Elvis Costello Looked Back — And Ahead — With Imperial Bedroom Tour

Given the newish trend of artists playing a classic album in concert, it's not a huge surprise to learn Elvis Costello has joined the club.
Scott Lapatine | November 8, 2016 - 4:08 pm

And Now For A Rihanna Break

Scott Lapatine | November 8, 2016 - 3:32 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

I'm moving to Canada …
Scott Lapatine | November 4, 2016 - 5:29 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

Today's Shut Up, Dude intro is a concert review because I took my daughter to a concert the other day… …
Scott Lapatine | October 28, 2016 - 4:19 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

Banks vs. Crowe. Gaga vs. Carney. Trump vs. democracy. Good beefing this week everybody. Your best and worst comments about those and more are below……
Scott Lapatine | October 21, 2016 - 6:53 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

This week we reminisced with Tori Amos, caught up with Dilly Dally, and asked David Crosby why he hates Kanye so much. We reviewed the…
Scott Lapatine | October 14, 2016 - 3:24 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

This week the White Stripes "reunited" to denounce Trump, Pink Floyd "reunited" to denounce Israel, and Japandroids reunited onstage for the first time in two…
Scott Lapatine | October 7, 2016 - 5:36 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

This weekend is the Gov Ball offshoot Meadows Music & Arts Festival in Queens' Flushing Meadows Corona Park. That's where they hosted the 1964 New…
Scott Lapatine | September 30, 2016 - 6:03 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

This week we answered the age-old question Who's Shawn Mendes?. We reflected on the legacies of Pinkerton and Dusk At Cubist Castle. We listed the…
Scott Lapatine | September 23, 2016 - 6:28 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

Some readers have reported that the site is very slow this week. I believe you! Our product team tells me that may be an issue…
Scott Lapatine | September 16, 2016 - 5:14 pm

Comments from Scott Lapatine

HOWGH runners up
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December 8, 2016 on Maren Morris Is Your New Favorite Country Singer
Wrong! She is promoting something.
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December 8, 2016 on Watch Madonna Do A Ferociously Awkward Carpool Karaoke With James Corden
That's a problem affecting a lot of publishers, especially this month -- it's basically Google Ads that get hacked. We are aware and always working to address it, but it's like whack-a-mole.
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December 8, 2016 on On J. Cole, Wale, And “Pitchfork Rappers”
says the guy who included that 1975 song
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December 6, 2016 on Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2016
I think it's ok to include late 2015 songs if the album came out in 2016!
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December 6, 2016 on Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2016
👉 http://www.stereogum.com/1886336/band-to-watch-ian-sweet/franchises/interview/
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November 25, 2016 on Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments
Ah. IDK, Billboard billed it as an exclusive (maybe because the details weren't out yet?) http://www.billboard.com/articles/news/7581594/my-little-pony-friendship-is-magic-greatest-hits-vinyl-record-store-day-black-friday Personally I would love to get a copy of this release for my daughter but I'm not gonna wait in line for it.
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November 21, 2016 on Record Store Day Announces My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic Vinyl
Keep it up Twitter
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November 20, 2016 on Donald Trump Still Complaining About “Overrated” Hamilton, Mike Pence Says He Wasn’t Offended
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November 19, 2016 on Donald Trump Demands Apology From Hamilton For “Harassing” Mike Pence
No, but I think Michael is gonna write about it in our metal year-end coverage
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November 19, 2016 on Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments
In other Axl news: Ugly watch tho
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November 19, 2016 on The $100,000 Guns N’ Roses Watch Is Here Just In Time For Christmas
try http://www.tmz.com/videos/0_s6w0ahjt/ though it might be a Canada thing
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November 18, 2016 on Watch Mac DeMarco’s TMZ Debut
Well, that's TMZ's doing, I don't know how to shut if off
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November 18, 2016 on Watch Mac DeMarco’s TMZ Debut