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As time-tested album cycles are discarded and abandoned, so too is an artist’s traditional publicity window. In 2013, the best way to stay in the public eye was not to do interviews, but to bicker, troll, and brawl — on Twitter, on TV, or in person. Yes, beef was what’s for dinner in 2013, and… More »

When M.I.A. held up her middle finger during Madonna’s Super Bowl Halftime Show last weekend, she dominated blog chatter for a few days and incited a few minor cable-TV debates. She could have to pay a fine, and she’s definitely changed the narrative around her next album. But she hasn’t gotten anywhere near the pantheo… More »

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Sinead O’Connor Shows How She Was Financially “Ass Raped” By Booking Agents

Sinead O'Connor spent this past spring on a world tour, and she's now saying that she isn't seeing any money from it. As Noisey points
Tom Breihan | August 17, 2015 - 10:45 am

Lollapalooza ’95 Had No Shortage Of Courtney Love Drama

Perry Farrell's inaugural Lollapalooza festival-tour launched in the summer of 1991, and it returned every year till 1997, after which it went on hiatus for…
Michael Nelson | August 11, 2015 - 5:40 pm

Sinead O’Connor Says Music Has Officially Died Because Of Kim Kardashian

Sinead O'Connor has joined the chorus of Kim Kardashian haters, and done so with a bang. In a scathing Facebook post, O'Connor declared that music…
Caitlin White | July 14, 2015 - 12:54 pm

EMA – “Black Boys On Mopeds” (Sinéad O’Connor Cover)

On her 1990 debut album I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got, Sinéad O'Connor sang about police brutality in the UK on the song…
Tom Breihan | March 11, 2015 - 1:39 pm

Band Aid 30 – “Do They Know It’s Christmas? (2014)”

The 30th anniversary anti-Ebola edition of "Do They Know It's Christmas?" debuted on The X Factor tonight. This latest version of the Sir Bob Geldof…
Chris DeVille | November 16, 2014 - 5:01 pm

Sinead O’Connor Urgently Seeking New Manager After Ending Affair With The Last One

Sinead O'Connor has shared a new letter on her website detailing her falling out with her now-former manager and her desperate search for a new…
James Rettig | November 12, 2014 - 8:21 pm

Sufjan Stevens Writes Open Letter To Miley Cyrus: “You’ve Been LYING”

Lately, Sinead O'Connor, the most controversial pop star of 1993, has been writing a ton of open letters to Miley Cyrus, the most controversial po…
Tom Breihan | October 14, 2013 - 8:53 am

Iceage – “Jackie” (Sinead O’Connor Cover) & “To The Comrades” (Bahumutsi Drama Group Cover)

Earlier this year, Iceage released their sophomore LP, You're Nothing, but will close out 2013 with new material via a covers 7". The release include…
Claire Lobenfeld | October 3, 2013 - 11:30 am

Nothing Compares 2 Spitting On Prince

This just made our day. Years after spinning “Nothing Compares 2 U” into a name-making classic, Sinead O’Connor dishes the details on her fiery meeting…
Stereogum | June 7, 2007 - 5:52 pm