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Morrissey Blasts President Obama, The Entire Idea Of Thanksgiving

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,…
Tom Breihan | November 27, 2013 - 9:49 am

Watch Justin Timberlake Sing For The Obamas

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…
Claire Lobenfeld | April 10, 2013 - 12:11 pm

Watch Soundgarden Debut New Song In Philadelphia

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.
Tom Breihan | January 22, 2013 - 10:03 am

Watch Obama Honor Led Zeppelin At Kennedy Center Honors

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,…
Tom Breihan | December 3, 2012 - 3:51 pm


Q&A: I DJ’ed Barack Obama’s Election Night Party: A Chat with DJ Mel

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,…
Puja Patel | November 9, 2012 - 4:44 pm

Watch Jay-Z Play Obama’s Rally In Columbus

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…
Corban Goble | November 5, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Notes From A Bruce Springsteen Obama Rally

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…
Tom Breihan | October 23, 2012 - 5:41 pm

Watch Jay-Z’s Video For Obama

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…
Corban Goble | October 15, 2012 - 3:55 pm

Watch Made In America Fest Highlights: Jay-Z With Pearl Jam, Kanye, Run-D.M.C. & More

Philadelphia's inaugural Made In America festival took place over the weekend, touting an eclectic Jay-Z-curated lineup of Pearl Jam, Skrillex, a reunited Run-D.M.C., D'Angelo, Dirty…
Corban Goble | September 4, 2012 - 8:34 am

DJs For Obama

Here's an ad from DJs For Obama, a group supporting Obama's reelection bid. I don't remember seeing so many DJs on that endorsement wishlist that…
Corban Goble | August 14, 2012 - 2:24 pm

Obama & The Roots Slow Jam The News, Dave Matthews Premieres “Mercy” On Fallon

Last night, Late Night With Jimmy Fallon played host to the one guest who might potentially be more exciting than another Jawbox reunion: Barack Obama,…
Tom Breihan | April 25, 2012 - 8:59 am

Obama Sings With Mick Jagger, B.B. King, Buddy Guy

Last month, Barack Obama, the President of the United States Of America, sang a few bars of Al Green's "Let's Stay Together" at the Apollo…
Tom Breihan | February 22, 2012 - 9:56 am

Obama Drops 28-Song Official Campaign Spotify Playlist

Barack Obama occasionally takes time to do some regular dude stuff, so while it's unlikely that he himself compiled this re-election campaign playlist on Spotify,…
Corban Goble | February 9, 2012 - 3:18 pm

Obama Seeks Endorsements From Arcade Fire, Vampire Weekend?

MTV reports that President Obama has "a wish list" of campaign supporters for his upcoming 2012 run for re-election and points to a document obtained…
Corban Goble | January 18, 2012 - 11:40 am

We Got The Tweet

Indie Rockers Respond To Death Of #Osama

Yesterday the United States found and killed al Qaeda mastermind Osama bin Laden at a compound in Abbottabad. If you are like Vivian Girl Kickball…
Scott Lapatine | May 2, 2011 - 10:17 am