Carrie Brownstein spent years as one third of Sleater-Kinney, arguably the greatest punk band in the world. During that time, it would've been a real head-exploder to imagine her in a credit card…   Read Story »
Wilco percussionist Glenn Kotche has taken his rhythm skills to the kitchen. In a new commercial for Delta Faucets' "Touch2O Technology" -- no faucet handles, just give it a smack and the water flow…   Read Story »
Earlier this month, Beyoncé debuted a minute-and-a-half chunk of her new song "Grown Woman" in a Pepsi ad. Apparently, that strategy worked so well that she's already repeated it, except this time…   Read Story »
We haven't heard much from Givers lately, but the Louisiana-based band is resurfacing in a Lipton commercial. The group's stand-out track "Up Up Up" starts playing as a man cracks open his iced tea…   Read Story »
Last month, Beyoncé effectively ripped faces off with her bizarre and excellent new single "Bow Down / I Been On." And now she's following that up with something that seems much more conventional: A…   Read Story »
Seeing someone smoking an e-cigarette in a smoke-free area is still one of the weirder and more baffling things I've come across lately, like seeing a dog walking on its hind legs. I would imagine…   Read Story »
Tyler, The Creator was tapped by Mountain Dew to create a series of commercials for the soft drink. This first clip features one of his pseudo-alter egos Felicia The Goat, voiced by the rapper,…   Read Story »
Tame Impala's single "Elephant" from Lonerism was picked up for a Blackberry commercial. Watch the video below. In case you missed it: the band also recently released the Mind Mischief EP featuring…   Read Story »
Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne has really been getting his pitchman reps in lately. First, there was the Hyundai Super Bowl commercial. And now he's the focal point of a trippy-as-fuck Virgin…   Read Story »
Way before Andrew W.K. was the dude who clogged your Facebook timeline with inane PARTY TIPS, he was making some of the best music of the aughts, namely his 2001 debut I Get Wet and its follow-up,…   Read Story »