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MGMT haven't played a whole ton of shows lately; their Friday night set at Montreal's Osheaga festival was their first since April. But they've clearly been practicing hard in their time offstage. On…   Read Story »
Fifty years ago today -- July 12, 1962 -- the Rolling Stones played their first show, at the Marquee Club in London. Back then, they were the Rollin' Stones. Mick and Keef were still…   Read Story »
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first Rolling Stones show ever -- 7/12/1962 -- BBC 6Music is running a series of programs during July to commemorate the occasion. They're having some of…   Read Story »
Saturday Night Live host and musical guest Mick Jagger got a hand from Arcade Fire, Foo Fighters, Jeff Beck, and the Strokes' Nikolai Fraiture when he performed on the show's 37th season finale last…   Read Story »
For no particular reason, the Brooklyn trio Dinowalrus have corralled a buddy of theirs, Titus Andronicus frontman Patrick Stickles, into helping them out on a cover of the Rolling Stones classic…   Read Story »
The texture-heavy but energetic bass music producer Matthewdavid has a new eight-song album called Jewelry that he's posted for free download, and it features the nifty twin-Rakims image you see…   Read Story »
On the heels of Jack White's new album announcement as well as the unveiling of Blunderbuss's first single "Love Interruption," we thought it was time to revisit the hits -- not the literal ones,…   Read Story »
It happened last night (4/14) at an after-party at Bar Secreto in Sao Paulo following the final show of the band's South American tour. Bono does "Psycho Killer" (with the assistance of Larry Mullen…   Read Story »
According to the NME, Arcade Fire played a surprise concert in Port-Au-Prince on Tuesday night, performing a dozen songs over 45 minutes at the Hotel Oloffson. Arcade Fire's connections to Haiti have…   Read Story »
For all of your fancy guesswork on our "Who Should Headline Coachella 2011?" post this summer, nobody came up with the apparent top contender for this year's big paycheck, at least according to Hits…   Read Story »