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Technological currents have carried us ever closer to cyborg status, our smartphones becoming more and more like permanent extensions of our hands. That includes at concerts, where shooting photo and videos on phones has become so commonplace and so constant that bands felt the need to fight back this year. One of 2013’s most prominent… More »

For someone who consistently trumpets his own taste and ably namechecks filmmakers whenever possible, Kanye West sure has a dubious history with music videos. He got all pissy when an early version of his “Black Skinhead” video leaked because viewers weren’t getting the full experience, but then the full experience turned out to be some… More »

Where are you, Fiona Apple? After a banner 2012, the singer-songwriter recently cancelled her only scheduled appearance for 2013, at Barcelona’s Primavera Sound festival; she also torpedoed a slew of South American tour dates late last year with no signs of rescheduling on the horizon.

Of course, we shouldn’t be surprised — disappearance… More »

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New Fiona Apple – “Sally’s Song”

Tim Burton’s spooktacular Nightmare Before Christmas is getting a 3-D makeover and theatrical re-release this month, and to compliment the visual upgrade, Burton commissioned a…
Amrit Singh | October 12, 2006 - 11:35 am
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Fiona Apple/Damien Rice @ Central Park Summerstage 7/26/06

Someone please give Fiona a hug. While you're at it, tell her it's all gonna be alright. Because if you take her at her word…
Amrit Singh | July 27, 2006 - 3:47 pm
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Elvis Costello & Billie Joe Perform “Alison”

Cool clip (ok, half cool) from the Decades Rock Live tribute to Elvis Costello airing Friday on VH1 Classic. Rolling Stone notes: Billie Joe i…
Scott Lapatine | July 19, 2006 - 1:28 pm
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Death Cab, Fiona To Serenade Elvis Costello

Following Cyndi Lauper and Heart, Elvis Costello is next up on VH1 Classic’s list of “Decades Rock” concerts. Artists performing Mr. Costello’s songs will include…
Scott Lapatine | March 7, 2006 - 11:24 am
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Pantheon Awards

I kept wondering why everyone was talking about the Pantheon Awards, as I’d never heard of ‘em. Turns out Pantheon Is The New Shortlist, which…
Scott Lapatine | January 12, 2006 - 11:53 am
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Wage Against The Machine

If you’re a serious Fiona Apple fan, you’ve already heard Extraordinary Machine — the original Jon Brion-produced one that leaked in February and the one…
Scott Lapatine | October 5, 2005 - 10:14 pm
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New Fiona Apple: “O Sailor”

Stream here (.mov)…
Stereogum | August 15, 2005 - 12:00 pm
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Your Photoshopped Extraordinary Machines

Thanks to everyone who entered the Fiona Apple album cover Photoshop contest. Now that the entire album has leaked, maybe Sony will steal one of…
Stereogum | March 18, 2005 - 8:27 am
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Extraordinary Machine Photoshop Contest

Hope you enjoyed those leaked Fiona Apple tracks. We all got a kick out of the Angelfire page that’s hosting them and its creative interpretatio…
Stereogum | March 1, 2005 - 7:18 pm
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Free Fiona Update

More Extraordinary tracks have leaked. If that’s not your thing, check out these live sets: Bob Dylan & Johnny Cash, 1969 and Calexico, 2003.
Stereogum | March 1, 2005 - 10:55 am
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Whatever Happened To Fiona Apple?

Freefiona.com gets some love in an interesting MTV News piece. Jon Brion is pretty forthright about the situation with Sony. Is a success story like…
Stereogum | January 27, 2005 - 2:48 pm
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