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With the 500th episode of The Simpsons airing last Sunday, the last few weeks have been a celebration of everything Simpsons, where all your favorite pundits and prognosticators have combed through the show’s venerable timeline to select their favorite gags, cameos, characters and episodes. And, we, like them, desire to reside within the seem geekish… More »

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Watch Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” Soundtrack A Scene In Last Night’s Simpsons

The Simpsons hasn't been transcendent television in a long while, but the show is still gracefully chugging along, and last night they utilized Daft Punk'…
James Rettig | May 11, 2015 - 10:58 am

Watch Pharrell Visit The Simpsons And Get Kicked Out Of Springfield

The Simpsons have a long legacy of incorporating pop stars and other cultural figures into episodes. The latest celebrity to join the fold is Pharrell,…
Caitlin White | February 9, 2015 - 11:45 am

Pharrell’s Gonna Be On The Simpsons Next Month

It feels like every famous person ever has already popped up on The Simpsons at one point or another, but it turns out Pharrell hasn’t.
James Rettig | January 22, 2015 - 9:23 pm
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Girl Talk & Freeway – “Suicide (Remix)” (Feat. A$AP Ferg) Video

Earlier this year, Girl Talk and Freeway released a pretty great collaborative EP called Broken Ankles. A$AP Ferg hopped on a remix of EP track…
James Rettig | October 20, 2014 - 6:10 pm
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Last Night’s Simpsons Couch Gag Was Replaced By Cat Stevens

The Simpsons theme song has gotten increasingly experimental in the show's twilight years (see: the thoroughly weird one from the season premiere) and this week,…
James Rettig | October 13, 2014 - 10:27 am

Watch Awesome Performances From The Simpsons Take The Bowl By Weird Al, Conan O’Brien, & The Los Angeles Gay Men’s Chorus

The Simpsons took over the Hollywood Bowl last night to celebrate their 25th anniversary and highlight some of the show's best musical moments. Weird Al…
James Rettig | September 13, 2014 - 11:43 am
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Check Out The New Simpsons Figurines Of R.E.M., Elvis Costello, & Weird Al

For the 25th anniversary of The Simpsons, the merchandising machine behind the show has been going all out with an FXX marathon, Hollywood Bowl concerts,…
Miles Bowe | September 9, 2014 - 7:02 pm

The Simpsons Apologize To Judas Priest In Chalkboard Gag

Until very recently, Stereogum/Black Market contributor Aaron Lariviere worked at Gracie Films, in the same offices as The Simpsons production team. Frequently, when a notable…
Michael Nelson | January 13, 2014 - 6:30 pm
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Watch Sigur Rós On The Simpsons

Earlier this month, we learned that Sigur Rós would guest on, and provide music for, an episode of The Simpsons entitled “The Saga Of Carl,”…
Tom Breihan | May 20, 2013 - 9:02 am
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See What Sigur Rós Looks Like On The Simpsons

Today on the band's website, Sigur Rós posted details about an upcoming episode of The Simpsons that they scored. In addition to featuring new, original…
Liz Pelly | May 4, 2013 - 7:16 pm
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Sigur Rós To Appear On The Simpsons

Sigur Rós will join the ranks of Bands That Have Appeared On The Simpsons for the show’s two-part season finale starting 5/19. The group ha…
Claire Lobenfeld | May 3, 2013 - 1:28 pm

Watch The Simpsons’ Harlem Shake Parody

As you might know already, Baauer's song "Harlem Shake" fueled an Internet meme last month, seeing hundreds of thousands of individuals posting YouTube videos of…
Liz Pelly | March 2, 2013 - 12:29 pm
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Watch The Decemberists, Daft Punk On The Simpsons

The Simpsons: It's still on! Last night's episode of the venerated animated institution, which I did not watch, concerned the hipsterification of Springfield, and the…
Tom Breihan | December 10, 2012 - 9:48 am
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Decemberists, Tom Waits To Appear On The Simpsons

According to a tweet from the Decemberists' Colin Meloy -- that tweet's attached image is up top -- his band will star in the upcoming…
Corban Goble | August 28, 2012 - 4:46 pm
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Check Out Animal Collective, Hot Chip In The Simpsons

Somebody must have a new music supervisor! Last night's episode of The Simpsons didn't feature guest voice-acting from any big indie celebs or anything, but…
Tom Breihan | April 30, 2012 - 11:45 am
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Joanna Newsom Denies Simpsons Rumors

Earlier this week a rumor started going around that Joanna Newsom was set to appear on The Simpsons. According to Malibu Magazine, Newsom's credentials included,…
jessica | October 20, 2010 - 2:13 pm
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Kanye Raps For Cleveland, Conchords Visit Simpsons’ Sprooklyn

Kanye West -- playing Kenny West -- returned to The Cleveland Show (i.e., your favorite show) Sunday night, where he debuted a new song called…
jessica | September 28, 2010 - 11:11 am

Does The Simpsons’s Ke$ha Credits Mean We Are Officially Done With The Simpsons?

Because the show’s writers would surely not try to win us back with a Ke$ha “Tik Tok” lip dub as the opening credits last night.
jessica | May 3, 2010 - 10:12 am

Coldplay Visit The Simpsons

True, the Grammys perpetrating their special brand of outmoded misery upon people dumb enough to watch (like me!), but there were also intentionally funny moment…
Amrit Singh | February 1, 2010 - 9:05 am
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