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Jack White has been getting pretty loose and freeform with his setlists recently, and he's been trigger-happy with the covers. At one recent Dublin show, for instance, he covered Beck, the Stooges,…   Read Story »
At what point does going on co-headlining tours with his visionary friends and lovers cease to benefit Jay Z? Throughout much of 2011 and 2012, Jay shared the stage with Kanye West on the Watch The…   Read Story »
Jay Z's Made In America festival did a weird thing this year by splitting itself in two and trying to tackle both coasts. When it was first announced, it was clear the Philadelphia one was clearly…   Read Story »
Last weekend, during the Brooklyn Hip-Hop Fest, Jay Electronica brought out Jay Z (who recently performed nearby on the fantastic-looking On The Run tour with Beyoncé) to an explosion of excitement…   Read Story »
Jay Z shows in New York are always a big deal, and anytime a band as big as No Doubt plays its first show in two years, that's a big deal, too. This fall, both will headline the Global Citizen…   Read Story »
Young Jeezy got one of his first big career looks when Jay-Z rapped his ass off on a remix of Jeezy's street hit "Go Crazy" way the hell back in 2005, and Jeezy and Jay have appeared on tracks…   Read Story »
Last night Beyoncé and Jay Z kicked off their On The Run Tour in Miami. The couple switched back and forth between their respective songs over the course of a sprawling 43-song performance. Check…   Read Story »
An Arnold Palmer (or, if you're from Baltimore, a half-and-half) is one of the best drinks you can have, in just about any situation. It's half lemonade and half iced tea, and it will make an…   Read Story »
Six years after Kanye West's infamous Bonnaroo debut -- a performance that didn't begin until 4:30AM BECAUSE OF PEARL JAM, SQUID BRAINS!! -- the newlywed rapper returned to Manchester last night for…   Read Story »
Although people tend to think of music publications as monolithic hive-mind entities, the Stereogum staff comprises individuals, and we don't always agree. One prime example: In his review of…   Read Story »