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Janelle Monáe's blast of an album, The Electric Lady, came out almost a year ago. So it's a bit of a surprise to be getting a video for its title track today -- but hey, any Janelle Monáe-related…   Read Story »
The Horrors are basically a psychedelic synths-and-guitars band, but they're also the sort of band who gleefully defies categorization. And as it turns out, they're the type of band who can knock out…   Read Story »
For the non-Americans out there, this is probably all a bit hard to process, but one of our goofiest annual traditions is that every year, right around Thanksgiving, the president will "pardon"…   Read Story »
Justin Timberlake, along with Mavis Staples, Ben Harper, an others, performed at the White House last night for an evening celebrating Memphis soul music. Earlier in the day, he joined FLOTUS…   Read Story »
Grunge elder gods Soundgarden released King Animal, a better album than anyone expected, last year, and they apparently still have some fire left in them. They've had a big few days. Last night, they…   Read Story »
The Kennedy Center Honors, bestowed over the weekend, gave taxpayer-certified propers to a characteristically wide and divergent cast of cultural presences: Buddy Guy, Natalia Makarova, David…   Read Story »
Not every DJ can say that they were asked to play a party for the President. A few days before Tuesday night's tension-filled election night, Austin-based party maestro Mel Cavaricci aka DJ Mel…   Read Story »
Jay-Z just went on at Obama's final Ohio rally. Watch it below! UPDATE: Jay-Z's performance is over but now Obama's speaking, which you can totally stick around for if you want to. Streaming…   Read Story »
There's a reason why I'm not a photographer Here's a nice thing to have happen in your town: A free acoustic Bruce Springsteen show, in the middle of a sunny day, with enough of a crowd that the…   Read Story »
Barack Obama and Jay-Z pretty much have each others' backs, so it's probably no surprise that Jay-Z filmed B.O. a campaign ad. You can watch it below. Just saying: presidential campaign TV ad…   Read Story »