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The Week In Pop: I Took My Mom To A Sam Smith Concert

Back in spring 2014, when Sam Smith was beginning his climb from angel-voiced Disclosure collaborator to world-conquering superstar, I worried about the direction his career
Chris DeVille | October 8, 2015 - 2:11 pm

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Paul McCartney, Katy Perry, Dozens More Threaten SiriusXM Boycott Over Music Modernization Act

An all-star lineup of musicians, songwriters, and executives have penned a letter to SiriusXM Radio parent company Liberty Media threatening to boycott the company over…
Chris DeVille | September 18, 2018 - 10:12 am

Eagles Now Have The #1 Album Of All Time

At least in America, the Eagles now have the most popular album of all time. In February of 1976, the Californian country-rockers released Their Greatest
Tom Breihan | August 20, 2018 - 8:56 am

Watch The Eagles Play First Show Without Glenn Frey At Classic West

The Eagles played their first show since the death of founding member Glenn Frey at the first night of their Classic West festival in Los…
Peter Helman | July 16, 2017 - 4:53 pm


Daddy Issues – “Boys Of Summer” (Don Henley Cover)

Nashville trio Daddy Issues are releasing a new album, Deep Dream, at the end of this week, and the penultimate track on the album is…
James Rettig | May 17, 2017 - 10:27 am

Watch All-Star Tributes To The Eagles, Mavis Staples, & James Taylor At The Kennedy Center Honors

The 39th annual Kennedy Center Honors took place earlier this month in Washington, DC and aired last night on CBS, hosted by Stephen Colbert. Among…
Chris DeVille | December 28, 2016 - 10:48 am

Tom Petty MusiCares Tribute Lines Up Foo Fighters, Stevie Nicks, Don Henley, Kings Of Leon, Randy Newman, & More

Tom Petty is this year's MusiCares Person Of The Year, and the initial lineup for the accompanying tribute concert has been announced: Foo Fighters, Don…
James Rettig | November 4, 2016 - 1:58 pm

Watch Chvrches’ Lauren Mayberry Cover Don Henley, Miley Cyrus, & Ben Folds Five At Brooklyn Comedy Show

Last night, Chvrches frontwoman Lauren Mayberry took part in a comedy show at the Brooklyn venue Baby's All Right, sharing the stage with Greg Barris,…
Tom Breihan | November 4, 2016 - 9:06 am

Don Henley Thinks Frank Ocean Is A “Talentless Little Prick” And Doesn’t Like Kanye West Either

Don Henley already had a grudge against Frank Ocean because of Ocean's incorporation of "Hotel California" into the Nostalgia, Ultra track "American Wedding." After that,…
Caitlin White | October 1, 2015 - 1:59 pm

Wisconsin Clothing Company Makes Court-Ordered Apology To Don Henley, Promises To ‘Take It Easy’ On The Shirt Puns

The Duluth Trading Company has been court-ordered to publicly apologize to Don Henley after advertising a t-shirt using the name of the Eagles founder without…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 17, 2015 - 9:51 am

Don Henley Found Another Fan To Sue

The notoriously litigious Don Henley still has his sights set on Frank Ocean, Okkervil River, and a clothing company, and here's another person to add…
James Rettig | November 30, 2014 - 6:04 pm

Of Course Don Henley Is Suing Over This Punny Shirt Ad

Don Henley has been notoriously litigious in the past -- he threatened to sue Frank Ocean a few years ago for sampling "Hotel California" on…
James Rettig | October 10, 2014 - 6:41 pm

Here’s The Okkervil River Song Don Henley Doesn’t Want You To Hear

Yesterday we learned than Don Henley of the Eagles is still really angry at both Frank Ocean and Will Sheff (aka Okkervil River) for what…
Miles Bowe | June 5, 2014 - 12:24 pm

Don Henley’s Still Pissed At Frank Ocean, And Okkervil River, Too

Two years ago Don Henley threatened to sue Frank Ocean for performing "American Wedding," the altered version of "Hotel California" that Ocean included on his…
Chris DeVille | June 4, 2014 - 12:22 pm

Download Okkervil River’s ’80s Covers EP Golden Opportunities 3

Every so often, the Texan rock band Okkervil River records a new EP of covers and releases it, for free, upon the public. The series…
Tom Breihan | December 18, 2013 - 5:27 pm