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On Record And On Stage, Kendrick Lamar Is Taking No Prisoners

The first time I saw Kendrick Lamar in concert, he seemed so small. This was five years ago, when he was opening for Drake at…
Chris DeVille | August 24, 2017 - 4:58 pm

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Hey Violet: When Going Pop Goes Right

If all songs are mirrors, revealing something about each listener depending on their reaction, "Guys My Age" is particularly reflective. Hearing 19-year-old Rena Lovelis dismiss…
Chris DeVille | June 15, 2017 - 4:51 pm

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All Hail Frank Ocean, Pop Musician

Blonde: great album! One of last year's absolute best. Will undoubtedly stand the test of time. Love it. Can't get enough of it. I've never…
Chris DeVille | April 27, 2017 - 3:57 pm

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Ryan Adams Calls Father John Misty “The Most Self-Important Asshole On Earth”

Ryan Adams is on one! Last month, Adams hilariously roasted the shit out of the Strokes on Twitter. And now he's moving on to some…
Tom Breihan | August 19, 2017 - 7:23 am

Watch John Mayer Cover His Favorite Song “Gentle On My Mind” In Tribute To Glen Campbell

Country legend Glen Campbell died yesterday after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s disease. Last night, John Mayer covered one of the songs popularized by Campbell,…
James Rettig | August 9, 2017 - 2:10 pm

Sheryl Crow Turned That Tweet About Her Being Dead Into A Song

One of the only positive ripple effects from Kid Rock exploring a run for Senate was a tweet last week musing that Rock's old "Picture"
Chris DeVille | August 1, 2017 - 11:47 am

Kurt Vile Covers Lou Reed, Steve Gunn Sings “Your Body Is A Wonderland” On The Best Show

Kurt Vile and Steve Gunn are two of the guests on the most recent installment of The Best Show, and as Pitchfork points out, both…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 31, 2017 - 12:34 pm

Watch John Mayer’s Acoustic Cover Of Drake’s “Passionfruit”

When John Mayer brought his tour in support of attempted pop comeback The Search For Everything to Amsterdam's Ziggodome last night, he chose a particularly…
Chris DeVille | May 4, 2017 - 9:27 am

Dave Chappelle & John Mayer Announce San Francisco Shows With Strict Phone Ban

Dave Chappelle and John Mayer are good friends, weirdly enough. Mayer once appeared in a Chappelle's Show sketch, and more recently, the two have covered
Peter Helman | April 27, 2017 - 6:50 pm

Watch John Mayer Perform “Come Pick Me Up” With Ryan Adams

Father John Mayer is on tour right now to support his new album and his personal rebranding as a non-racist. During his show at Inglewood,…
Peter Helman | April 23, 2017 - 1:12 pm

Watch Dave Chappelle & John Mayer’s Tribute To Charlie Murphy

Yesterday, the great comedian Charlie Murphy died of leukemia at the way-too-young age of 57. And last night, Dave Chappelle, who did great work with…
Tom Breihan | April 13, 2017 - 2:25 pm

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John Mayer Wants To Win You Back (Or For The First Time)

One of the first songs John Mayer shared from his new album, The Search For Everything, is called "Moving On And Getting Over." Perhaps not…
Chris DeVille | April 6, 2017 - 11:58 am

John Mayer Is Even More Insufferable In New York Times Outtakes

John Mayer talks too much!!!! Every time the guy does an interview, he says something that makes you wonder why you ever bought Room For
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 24, 2017 - 3:29 pm

John Mayer Seeks To Write More Hits, Not Be Racist

Back in 2010, John Mayer was a popular recording artist. And then he gave an interview to Playboy in which he dropped an N-bomb and…
Tom Breihan | March 23, 2017 - 9:41 am

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Ed Sheeran Is The King Of Pop

The first track on Ed Sheeran’s new album is a rap song. This is not surprising given Sheeran’s fondness for hip-hop; the versatile English singer-songwriter…
Chris DeVille | March 2, 2017 - 4:00 pm
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