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Nick Cave, Courtney Love, Devendra Banhart, And A Million Others Paid Messy Tribute To Allen Ginsberg’s “Howl” In L.A.

It was an unusually wet evening in Los Angeles, and soggy Allen Ginsberg fans lined up outside the Theatre at the Ace Hotel to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the publication of Ginsberg’s legendary poem, “Howl.” They chatted excitedly about the show while glaring at the sky. Drought be damned, they were taking the sudde… More »

By: Molly Bergen / April 8, 2015 - 11:13 am

Watch Ad-Rock Clown Around On Jimmy Fallon

Ad-Rock was one of the guests on last night’s episode of Jimmy Fallon. It was his first time appearing on a talk show solo. He was there to promote his role in Noah Baumbach’s new film While We’re Young, but he mostly just joked around with Fallon and fellow guest Will Forte. He did talk… More »

By: James Rettig / March 28, 2015 - 12:26 pm

Watch Jon Bon Jovi And Will Forte Do “Wanted Dead Or Alive” At Night Of Too Many Stars

Last night was Comedy Central’s Night Of Too Many Stars, the annual Jon Stewart-hosted charity special to help raise money for people with autism. Some of the performers for the night included Jon Bon Jovi, who got up on stage to sing “Wanted Dead Or Alive” with Will Forte, Gilbert Gottfried, Al Roker, and Triumph… More »

By: James Rettig / March 9, 2015 - 8:49 am

Mumford & Sons – “Hopeless Wanderer” Video

British banjo-folk pastiche-kings Mumford & Sons are more famous than a motherfucker, so they don’t have to care whether you like them or not. (I do like them, though.) And yet, they’ve pulled at least a couple of moves that seem directed toward making you, Stereogum reader, like them at least a little bit, including… More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 5, 2013 - 9:16 am

Photos: Stones Fest @ Fonda Theatre, Hollywood 5/30/13

Coinciding nicely with the recent run of Rolling Stones shows in town, the culprits behind the Petty Fest conjured up another stellar night with Stones Fest. Sponsored by Jameson whiskey and benefitting the Sweet Relief musicians fund, it was a night full of songs from the Rolling Stones. The guest artist roster was deep with… More »

By: Andrew Youssef / May 31, 2013 - 5:48 pm

Stereogum’s MacGruber Remix Contest

UPDATE: And the winner is… Ron Artest. Tyler Coffin. Congrats Tyler! Thanks everyone who participated.

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We’ve already established that Kristen Wiig is a champion. Now Stereogum has teamed up with MacGruber to host a remix contest of Kristen’s (as Vicki St. Elmo) “Champion” (originally written by Nate Heller out of… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / May 21, 2010 - 2:33 pm

Kristen Wiig – “Champion” (Stereogum Premiere)

The Life Champion tag’s not one to be thrown around too liberally. And yet there is Saturday Night Live‘s Kristen Wiig, whose proven over five seasons at SNL that she is the best, and reconfirms her Life Champion #1 status by making a whole ’80s-pop styled song about being a champion. It’s called “Champion.”… More »

By: Amrit Singh / April 29, 2010 - 1:45 pm