Category Archives: Music

Phillip Phillips Draws Standing Ovation on Final ‘Idol’ Performance

Last night on “American Idol,” 16-year-old powerhouse Jessica Sanchez and 21-year-old singer/songwriter Phillip Phillips took the “Idol” stage for the final time in a three-round battle that will ultimately crown this year’s American Idol. After a coin toss that went … Continue reading

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Mary Kennedy, Donna Summer Dead

Mary Richardson Kennedy, the wife of Robert F. Kennedy Jr., passed away Wednesday from asphyxiation due to hanging. Kennedy, who married JFK’s nephew in 1994, had reportedly been struggling with alcohol and drug abuse as well as psychiatric problems. The … Continue reading

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Against Me! Lead Singer Tom Gabel Comes Out as Transgender

Tom Gabel, lead singer of the punk rock band Against Me!, has come out as transgender in a new issue of Rolling Stone magazine that will hit stands this Friday. Gabel (hereto referred to with feminine pronouns) formed Against Me! … Continue reading

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Rocker Ted Nugent Interviewed by Secret Service Agents

Controversial rocker Ted Nugent, who is currently receiving criticism for his vicious remarks about President Obama, met with the Commander in Chief’s Secret Service agents Thursday to discuss the possibility of violent intent. This past weekend, at the annual meeting of … Continue reading

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Tupac Hologram Coming to a City Near You

This past Sunday, hip hop legend Tupac Shakur delivered an almost unbelievable posthumous performance at the Coachella music festival in California, alongside rappers Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre. Tupac, who was shot and killed in 1996, joined Snoop and Dre … Continue reading

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Lollapalooza 2012 Full Lineup Announced

After months of rumors and speculation, organizers of Lollapalooza have officially revealed the full lineup for this year’s music festival in Chicago, which includes headliners such as The Black Keys, Black Sabbath, Jack White and the Red Hot Chili Peppers. … Continue reading

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Rihanna and Chris Brown Collaborate

After a highly-publicized domestic violence incident in 2009, music stars Rihanna and Chris Brown have now released two remixes together. Monday, Brown tweeted a remix of his song “Turn Up the Music” featuring vocals from his ex-girlfriend. Rihanna retweeted the … Continue reading

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Whitney Houston Honored at 54th Annual Grammy Awards

This Saturday, the world was rocked with the unexpected news of music legend Whitney Houston’s death. The unfortunate accident occurred just one day before the 54th annual Grammy Awards, a ceremony that has honored the diva for her achievements numerous … Continue reading

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Refused, At the Drive-In to Reunite at Coachella 2012

As if the frigid, overcast weather didn’t already have me yearning for the long-awaited festival season, the infamous Southern California Coachella music festival has officially announced this summer’s lineup, igniting a buzz of excitement and anticipation amongst music lovers of … Continue reading

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Matisyahu Shaves Beard, Renounces Hasidic Faith

On my personal quest for all things weird and strange, I have developed a strong affection for the Jewish reggae musician Matisyahu. Matisyahu, born Matthew Paul Miller, was brought up as a Reconstructionist Jew in New York. He joined the … Continue reading

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