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Art Feynman – “Monday Give Me Monday”

Art Feynman is really Luke Temple, the man behind the Brooklyn indie band Here We Go Magic. He released Blast Off Through The Wicker, his…
Peter Helman | 10:04 am

Bad Guy Will Try To Blow Up Billy Joel Concert On This Week’s Arrow

A bad guy will try to blow up a Billy Joel concert on this week's episode of Arrow, the CW's DC Comics show about billionaire…
Peter Helman | November 20, 2017 - 10:32 pm

Colin Stetson – “The Rain Like Curses”

Avant-garde sax wizard Colin Stetson released his latest album All This I Do For Glory earlier this year, and now he's back with a new…
Peter Helman | November 20, 2017 - 8:09 pm

Watch Drake & His Dad’s New Virginia Black Ad

Drake has his own brand of whiskey, Virginia Black, and over the summer, he enlisted his dear old dad to help him sell some by…
Peter Helman | November 19, 2017 - 5:55 pm

Watch Unearthed Footage Of R.E.M.’s Only Automatic For The People Concert, 25 Years Ago Today

R.E.M. only performed one live show in support of their 1992 album Automatic For The People, which turned 25 last month. That show took place…
Peter Helman | November 19, 2017 - 5:34 pm

Alice Glass Served Court Summons From Ethan Kath By Pretend Fan

Last month, three years after an acrimonious split from Ethan Kath, Alice Glass issued a statement accusing her former Crystal Castles bandmate of physical, sexual,…
Peter Helman | November 19, 2017 - 2:09 pm

Watch Chance The Rapper Host SNL

Chance The Rapper hosted Saturday Night Live for the first time last night, but he got to show off some of his musical talent too.
Peter Helman | November 19, 2017 - 10:51 am

Morrissey Defends Kevin Spacey And Harvey Weinstein, Saying Victims Should’ve Known What Could Happen

Hey look, Morrissey said a stupid thing! It's been a while since Moz has said something truly objectionable and not just, like, "Oh, Morrissey is…
Peter Helman | November 18, 2017 - 6:54 pm

No One Recognized Rita Ora On The Voice In Germany

Poor Rita Ora, forever cursed to wander this earth as a famous but like, not that famous a person. The British pop star has never…
Peter Helman | November 18, 2017 - 4:55 pm

Watch The Dap-Kings Perform A Tribute To Sharon Jones On Fallon

Sharon Jones passed away one year ago today. And last night, her backing band the Dap-Kings honored her on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,…
Peter Helman | November 18, 2017 - 1:52 pm

Stranger Things’ Finn Wolfhard’s Band Recording Debut EP With Twin Peaks Frontman

Finn Wolfhard, the kid who plays Mike Wheeler on Stranger Things, first met drummer Malcolm Craig while filming a music video for PUP. Now, their…
Peter Helman | November 18, 2017 - 1:32 pm

The Minus 5’s Scott McCaughey Recovering From Stroke

Scott McCaughey, frontman of the Minus 5 and Young Fresh Fellows and longtime touring member of R.E.M., suffered a stroke while on tour with Alejandro…
Peter Helman | November 18, 2017 - 10:42 am

AC/DC Guitarist Malcolm Young Dead At 64

Malcolm Young, rhythm guitarist and founding member of AC/DC, has died after a long battle with dementia. The news was confirmed by a post on…
Peter Helman | November 18, 2017 - 10:35 am

Miguel – “Pineapple Skies”

Miguel's upcoming LP War & Leisure looks to be his most politically charged work yet, and we've seen hints of that on recent singles like…
Peter Helman | November 16, 2017 - 11:06 pm

William Patrick Corgan Is Billy Again

For over two years now, Billy Corgan has been fighting an uphill battle against being Billy Corgan. Although he originally released his recent solo album…
Peter Helman | November 16, 2017 - 8:39 pm

Comments from Peter Helman

Can confirm that they were an inescapable topic of conversation at Wes after the late aughts too.
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October 2, 2017 on Oracular Spectacular Turns 10
"Temptation" and "Ahead Of Myself" are personal faves
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June 29, 2017 on Matthew Dear – “Modafinil Blues”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_FhgEeAj9ng
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June 7, 2017 on Donald Glover Is Retiring Childish Gambino Because It’s Not Punk
You know when I say 2015 I mean 2014!
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June 1, 2017 on Todd Terje – “Maskindans” (Feat. Det Gylne Triangel)
Joe Howse, you'll always be #1 in my book
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April 14, 2017 on Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments
Man, Attack The Block was a good movie.
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April 13, 2017 on Migos – “Seize The Block”
https://twitter.com/wizkhalifa/status/635243989239623680?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.stereogum.com%2F1825901%2Fhoverboard-riding-wiz-khalifa-arrested-for-being-ahead-of-his-time%2Fvideo%2F
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March 27, 2017 on Colombia Mad At Wiz Khalifa For Pablo Escobar Instagrams
It blows my mind too. I'm a Jewish kid who grew up in Bethesda, MD and went to school in Rockville, so the idea that the affluent DC suburbs could be some sort of weird Christian enclave is pretty hilarious to me.
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March 15, 2017 on Father John Misty Talks Microdosing, Pop Music, And Being Kind Of Annoying
Don't worry, it'll be on Spotify in like an hour!
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February 9, 2017 on Danny Brown & Paul White – “Lion’s Den”
Don't worry, there was a whole conversation about the eligibility of #fingersinthebootyassbitch
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December 15, 2016 on Wildest Memes: 22 Memorable Music Tweets From 2016
My favorite part of this whole story is that he tweeted about it at 6:22AM. Like it kept him up all night and the first thing he did when he woke up was tweet about how Hamilton is overrated.
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November 20, 2016 on Donald Trump Still Complaining About “Overrated” Hamilton, Mike Pence Says He Wasn’t Offended