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James Franco Wrote A Book About Lana Del Rey

Actor, writer, director, and conceptual artist James Franco loves Lana Del Rey. (This makes total sense.) He already wrote a short essay about her for V Magazine, but he apparently loves her so much that he’s now written an entire book about her. Co-authored by writer David Shields, the upcoming 100-page text is entitled Flip-Side:More »

By: Peter Helman / July 22, 2015 - 11:19 pm

Lana Del Rey – “Honeymoon”

She’s been teasing it for a long time, and now it’s finally here: “Honeymoon,” the first single and title track from Lana Del Rey’s new album. The song is a slow, ravishing, stretched-out thing, with LDR crooning and even scatting over heavy, luxurious strings — a torch song that sounds like it’s made out of… More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 14, 2015 - 11:37 am

Watch Lana Del Rey Sing “Florida Kilos” Live For The First Time

If you’re in Florida, and you have a song about drugs in Florida, then it only makes sense to sing that song, right? That may have been Lana Del Rey’s thinking last night. During a show at West Palm Beach’s Coral Sky Amphitheatre, she busted out “Florida Kilos,” a song from her great 2014 album… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 17, 2015 - 9:26 am

Watch A Preview Of Lana Del Rey’s “Honeymoon” Video

There is a tiger in the preview of Lana Del Rey’s “Honeymoon” video. There’s also some close-up shots of Lana looking lovey dovey and gorgeous, of course. According to a terse Instagram post from her main account, the Honeymoon Instagram account may well be the place to look for all things Lana from now on. More »

By: Caitlin White / June 16, 2015 - 4:27 pm

The 7 Best Performances Of Governors Ball 2015 Sunday

Governors Ball was oversold, there’s no question about it; that, or the festival grounds shrunk significantly this year. Either way, we had a great time and Sunday felt way less hectic in comparison with the rest of the weekend. Maybe everyone was burned out or hungover or half-dead, but it seemed like fewer people chose… More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / June 8, 2015 - 12:50 pm

Lana Del Rey Says New Album Honeymoon Out In September

Lana Del Rey has been slowly trickling out information about her third full-length for a while now: It’s called Honeymoon, she already shot a video for it, she’s been selling a lyric booklet for the title track at her shows. And now, according to Reddit, she announced during last night’s show in Washington State that… More »

By: James Rettig / May 23, 2015 - 12:19 pm

Lana Del Rey Releases Lyrics To Honeymoon Title Track

Lana Del Rey has not wasted any time following up her excellent album Ultraviolence. She’s already working on her next record Honeymoon with Mark Ronson. She’s also reportedly shot a video for the record’s title track, and today we get the lyrics. More »

By: Caitlin White / May 15, 2015 - 3:10 pm

Lana Del Rey Apologizes For Last Minute Dallas Cancellation

Last night, Lana Del Rey was scheduled to perform at Dallas’ open-air Gaxa Energy Pavilion, but had to cancel at the last minute due to inclement weather in the area. Everything started off smoothly, as Courtney Love was able to do her opening set, but things took a turn for the worse after the National… More »

By: James Rettig / May 10, 2015 - 10:58 am

Watch Lana Del Rey Cover Jessica Rabbit At Houston Tour Opener

Joseph “Kansas Joe” McCoy wrote the blues song “Why Don’t You Do Right?,” originally recorded as “Weed Smoker’s Dream,” in 1936. Peggy Lee had a hit with it in 1942. But most of us know the song now because it’s the one Jessica Rabbit sings when she makes her dramatic nightclub entrance in Who FramedMore »

By: Tom Breihan / May 8, 2015 - 9:54 am

Lana Del Rey’s Already Shot A Video For New Album Honeymoon

Lana Del Rey fans have unearthed photos of the singer supposedly on set filming a music video for her upcoming album Honeymoon. The images are described as “Lana Del Rey on set of a new music video for her upcoming album Honeymoon,” take in San Pedro on 4/25. They’re not much to go on –… More »

By: Peter Helman / May 2, 2015 - 3:36 pm

Preview Lana Del Rey’s “Life Is Beautiful” From The Age Of Adaline

Lana Del Rey contributed a new song to the soundtrack for the upcoming film The Age OF Adaline. The track is called “Life Is Beautiful,” and you can listen to a minute-long preview of it in a new trailer for the movie. It sounds like a moody remnant from her Ultraviolence sessions, and it fit… More »

By: James Rettig / April 21, 2015 - 8:08 pm

Lana Del Rey Is Recording With Mark Ronson

Even without his surprisingly very good new album Uptown Special and “Uptown Funk”‘s continuing chart domination, Mark Ronson has a great track record for producing. In the past, he’s worked with Adele, Amy Winehouse, Paul McCartney, Bruno Mars, Lily Allen, and a whole bunch more, and he’s about to add another heavy hitter to the… More »

By: James Rettig / April 7, 2015 - 11:16 am

Grimes Announces U.S. Tour With Lana Del Rey

Grimes and Lana Del Rey are two of the most popular, polarizing, unmistakably unique figures in popular music, so in that sense they make perfect touring partners. On the other hand: What the hell?! Today’s announcement that Grimes will open for Del Rey’s summer North American tour dates is weird enough that Grimes had to… More »

By: Chris DeVille / April 1, 2015 - 9:46 am

Brian Wilson Reveals Why Frank Ocean & Lana Del Rey Are Not On His New Album

Last year, it was rumored that Brian Wilson would be collaborating with Frank Ocean and Lana Del Rey on some new tracks for his brand new album, which is due out in April. But when the tracklist surfaced in January, they were nowhere to be found. A rep told Pitchfork at the time that both… More »

By: James Rettig / March 26, 2015 - 11:36 am

Kim Gordon Expands Upon Lana Del Rey Diss: “She’s A Female Chris Isaak”

Kim Gordon has been doing quite a bit of press for the release of her memoir, Girl In A Band, which came out Tuesday, and her comments about Lana Del Rey have become something of a focal point. In the book, Gordon decries the pop star’s blasé attitude toward feminism, including the especially harsh comment… More »

By: Caitlin White / February 26, 2015 - 1:50 pm

Father John Misty Met Marilyn Manson; Hilarity Ensued

In a new Rolling Stone profile, Father John Misty recounted a time that he ran into Marilyn Manson while at Los Angeles’ celebrity hangout Chateau Marmont. They traded some barbs:… More »

By: James Rettig / February 19, 2015 - 7:43 pm

Kim Gordon Trashes Lana Del Rey: “[She] Doesn’t Even Know What Feminism Is”

In Kim Gordon’s new memoir, Girl In A Band, she has some harsh words for Lana Del Rey in response to her comments about feminism, which Del Rey rejected in an interview with The FADER last year. Gordon writes:… More »

By: James Rettig / February 19, 2015 - 6:56 pm

Lana Del Rey – “Brooklyn Baby (Richard X Remix)”

Lana Del Rey came by much of her pop stardom in a weird ass-backwards way, thanks to a cheese-house “Summertime Sadness” remix that sounded nothing like the rest of her music. This isn’t that. Richard X is a whip-smart British producer, a guy who started out making mash-ups during the first wave of that and… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 10, 2015 - 11:14 am

Brian Wilson’s No Pier Pressure Features She & Him And Kacey Musgraves, Not Frank Ocean And Lana Del Rey

Following the success of 2011’s The SMiLE Sessions, Beach Boys frontman Brian Wilson is releasing a brand new album in April. The artwork above is for No Pier Pressure, which is Wilson’s 11th solo album and features a huge cast of collaborators, including both members of She & Him (M. Ward and Zooey Deschanel), country… More »

By: Caitlin White / January 29, 2015 - 11:58 am

Emile Haynie – “Wait For Life” (Feat. Lana Del Rey)

New Lana Del Rey alert! The singer and lightning rod lends her dramatic touch to a track from producer Emile Haynie’s forthcoming album We Fall. “Wait For Life” follows Haynie’s previous all-star collab “A Kiss Goodbye” and its recent dub reprise. Haynie worked on Del Rey’s debut album Born To Die, and this song’s cinematic… More »

By: Chris DeVille / January 19, 2015 - 1:15 pm
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