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In 2003, I was sitting at my desk in the offices of SPIN when I got a call from my friend (and later manager, then business partner) Rob Stevenson, an A&R for Island Def Jam. Ron and I first met in…   Read Story »
The excellent Outside Lands festival is returning to San Francisco this summer, and its lineup has just been revealed via a Funny Or Die video starring Huey Lewis. At the very top of the bill is…   Read Story »
2004 was, more or less, the Year Of The Pretty Boy. Or, if not that, the Year Of The Not That Masculine Dude. The Guy Who Has Lots Of Feelings And Dresses Well. Think about it: Kanye put out his…   Read Story »
"Christmas In L.A." finds Brandon Flowers in full on Springsteen mode making a sad, grandly orchestrated Christmas tune following a disillusioned actor stuck in the sunny city for the holiday. The…   Read Story »
The Killers just released their career-spanning best-of Direct Hits, and they included two new songs on the album. One of those songs, the M83 collab "Shot At The Night," already had a glitzy music…   Read Story »
The Killers are making the rounds to promote their new best-of compilation Direct Hits, and the latest soundstage to host them belongs to The Ellen Show. As with their Kimmel performance, they…   Read Story »
The Killers put out their career spanning best-of compilation Direct Hits this week and hit Jimmy Kimmel to perform one of the two new tracks that appear on the album. "Shot At The Night" was…   Read Story »
The 2013 MTV Europe Music Awards were held in Amsterdam earlier tonight, and as with this year's MTV VMAs, the legend Miley Cyrus stole the show, this time by twerking with a dwarf and smoking a…   Read Story »
The Killers will release their career-spanning best-of Direct Hits next week, and amidst all the radio gold in there, they've included two new songs. We've already posted one of those songs, the…   Read Story »
After the news of Lou Reed's death circulated on Sunday, a whole lot of bands worked one of his songs into their setlists over the next few weeks. We're only seeing the footage now, but past Reed…   Read Story »