The always-sharp Brit-rock lifer (and former Jam and Style Council frontman) Paul Weller released a new single called "Brand New Toy" on Record Store Day. It's a clean, bouncy power-pop number, and…   Read Story »
Canada recently began its annual seal hunt, drawing the passionate ire of many, many animal-rights types, including, unsurprisingly, Morrissey. In one of his characteristic inflammatory online posts,…   Read Story »
Arcade Fire have been pretty grumpy about dance music lately, which has led to the extremely popular DJ Deadmau5 lashing out on Twitter. This seems to be a response to something started a few weeks…   Read Story »
It's not a day that ends in Y if Morrissey's not outraged by something and this time it's a whole nation -- in case you weren't aware, the whole country of Canada is now "fashionably dead." Morrissey…   Read Story »
As a rap crew, the Wu-Tang Clan has always been a notoriously chaotic and fractured entity, and no Wu-Tang member has been quicker to criticize crew mastermind RZA than Raekwon. When Wu-Tang released…   Read Story »
Courtney Love started her own YouTube channel earlier this year, and it was only a matter of time before she got out of pocket with it. Last week, she watched Bruce Springsteen induct his E Street…   Read Story »
Last week, the Cure played a few London shows to benefit the Teenage Cancer Trust, and those shows were vast in scope -- too vast for at least one critic. Writing in The Guardian, Caroline writes…   Read Story »
Cole Alexander, guitarist for Atlanta garage-rock mainstays the Black Lips, recently took part in "Hate Song," an A.V. Club interview series in which various prominent types talk about songs that…   Read Story »
The feud between the NFL and M.I.A. is getting more heated and even more entertaining. To recap the action so far: M.I.A. flipped off the camera during the Super Bowl halftime show in 2012. Less…   Read Story »
This doesn't apply to all KISS fans, but there is a particular subset of KISS fans that is more obsessed with the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame than anyone else, including the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame…   Read Story »