The Lowdown: Following Tyler, the Creator’s metamorphosis from a cockroach-vomiting goblin to a flowering, introspective songwriter has been one of the decade’s true treats. With each record, Tyler has become more focused, honing his production skills and discovering that the art of crafting albums is more rewarding than shock value
The log line for Moby’s new memoir, Then It Fell Apart, describes it as “a classic about the banality of fame. It is shocking, riotously entertaining, extreme, and unforgiving.” It’s also rooted in fallacies. So says Natalie Portman, whose past relationship with Moby is described in detail. “I was surprised
BTS are currently on a rampage across the United States. The k-pop phenomenon recently wrapped up the American leg of their “World Tour: Love Yourself: Speak Yourself” and have been on a television hot streak in the last month, appearing everywhere from Saturday Night Live to Colbert to Good Morning America. On Tuesday night,
After eight seasons, the epic television saga that is HBO’s Game of Thrones has finally wrapped following this Sunday’s debatably underwhelming finale, which capped off a six-episode run marred by heavy fan criticism. Now, our watch has ended — that is, until the three successor series currently in development make it to air.
Laces up, kids. A little over a year ago, it was reported that New Line Cinema was interested in finally adapting Stephen King’s 1979 dystopian novel, The Long Walk. In fact, they even had a screenwriter in James Vanderbilt (Zodiac, The Rundown), who called it a passion project. Now, they’ve
Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor staged a solo show on Sunday night (May 19th) in Garden Grove, California, playing an entire set of cover songs, including the David Bowie classic “Moonage Daydream”. Taylor, who recently underwent double knee surgery and performed Friday night on Jimmy Kimmel Live with
Scuzzy Los Angeles rockers Goon have announced their debut album, Heaven Is Humming. Due out July 19th via Partisan Records, the full-length follows a pair of well-received EPs, 2016’s Dusk of Punk and 2017’s Happy Omen. The 11 tracks on the record were written while the band’s primary force, singer/songwriter/guitarist Kenny
One minute you’re watching Foo Fighters play in front of 40,000 people at Mapfre Stadium in Columbus, Ohio, and the next minute you’re a few miles away at Ace of Cups bar watching hardcore veterans Refused and punk rockers The Distillers tear up an intimate venue. That’s what happened this
Jake Black, a.k.a. The Very Reverend D.Wayne Love, co-founder of Alabama 3 and composer of The Sopranos’ iconic theme song, has died. “Early this afternoon, on a beautiful summer’s day, our friend, comrade and spiritual teacher, Jake Black AKA The Very Reverend D.Wayne Love, passed over to the higher ground,”
New York death metal legends Immolation have announced an expansive North American outing, dubbed the “The Last Atonement Tour”. In a truly infernal pairing, the band will be supported by rising Denver death metal act Blood Incantation, sharing the road for more than a month. See the full itinerary below.
Download | Listen via Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | Stitcher | Podchaser | RSS “Hello, baby!” Dream Warriors, come over to our lunch table and meet Alice Johnson, a lonely bookworm whose fantastical daydreams just may be the only saving grace for us sleep-deprived kids in Springwood, Ohio. Join Editor-in-Chief Michael Roffman, senior writer Justin Gerber, contributing writer McKenzie
The following review is part of our coverage of the 2019 Chicago Critics Film Festival. The Pitch: Hoo, boy. Allison Williams is Charlotte, a former world-class cellist who gave up on international superstardom to take care of her sick mother. After her mom dies, Charlotte meets up with her former
Bill de Blasio: New York City mayor, Democratic presidential hopeful, and, apparently, rude boy. The much maligned politician recently became the 23rd Democrat to announce his candidacy for president, a move even his own constituents feel is an ill-advised waste of time. But now he’s out there in the trenches,