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If You Die At A Dead Show, Do You Go Straight To Heaven?

A man died while in custody at San Diego's Sleep Train Amphitheater during Wednesday night's Dead & Company concert, and that sucks. The situation is still being investigated - you can read more about it here. Dead & Company consists of former Grateful Dead members Bob Weir, Michey Hart, and Bill Kreutzmann, along with John [...]

Hear the Smiths/Cranberries Supergroup You Didn’t Know You Needed

... and I'm using the term "supergroup" loosely, but still - what a cool combination! D.A.R.K. is Smiths' bassist Andy Rourke, Cranberries' singer Dolores O'Riordan, and a guy named Ole. They've been slowly releasing songs online from their upcoming album "Science Agrees" - this one's called "Gunfight."

ICP Plan Million Clown March… and Picnic!

Juggalo Jam? Posse Party? Whatever they call it, Insane Clown Posse (ICP) are planning a million clown (juggalo?) march on Washington D.C. next year to protest against the FBI and a lawsuit and something something something. You can totally read all about it here; I'm more interested in the picnic they are planning for the [...]

Frances Bean Cobain Is Selling Her Art Online

Frances Bean Cobain makes art, and now you can own your very own print! She's put some pieces up for sale on Depop and her prices are pretty damn reasonable. What do you think?
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Third Eye Blind Totally Trolled the RNC

If you didn't know already, Third Eye Blind is a particularly political band. So, when they were asked to play a charity concert at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, which also happened to be the same city as the Republican National Convention at the same exact time... the trolling ensued. The band not only [...]

Performing Inside Volcanoes is So Hot Right Now

Chino (Moreno, of Deftones, Palms, etc.) did it. Now, Kaleo did it. Apparently, performing INSIDE volcanoes is the thing to do in 2016... Which is awesome and everything, but show me a band who plays while slacklining over the Grand Canyon (Chinese or otherwise) and THEN I'll be impressed... Maybe.

A New Season of Making A Murderer is Coming!!

Whether it was the hairstyles or the story that had you riveted, Making A Murderer was one of the most popular original series in Netflix history. If the ending felt like it left you with unanswered questions, you're in luck: they announced this morning that a new season is coming! SWEET. It's not over. @MakingAMurderer will [...]
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Tinfoil Ring at The National = Sweetest Concert Marriage Proposal Ever?

Public marriage proposals of any kind have always made me cringe a little bit. Those sporting event kiss-cam proposals are the worst! The proposer is seriously putting the proposee on the spot, right? What if someone says "no?" YIKES. All of that said, if there ever was a song to propose to, The National's "I Need [...]

Everlast Opens Up About His Daughter’s Cystic Fibrosis

Everlast has had lots of successes and plenty of challenges in his life, but as he tells it here, none bigger or more beautiful than his daughter Laila and her life as she lives with Cystic Fibrosis. Got tissues? Honored my friend Michael Weiss asked me to write a column for the so I [...]

Bono Was Rescued By French Police During Nice Attack

Bono was eating at a restaurant very close to the site of the attack when it occurred last week, and was forced to hole up inside La Petite Maison until armed police could escort the diners to safety. Bono owns a home in the area and was dining with Christian Estrosi, the former mayor of Nice, when [...]


HOLY CATS, you guys: Star Wars Celebration Europe gives zero Fs about the Brexit and is happening in London right now! Gareth Edwards, director of Rogue One, just released this behind-the-scenes clip upon the crowd. IT IS SO COOL... I'm already strapping cinnamon buns on my head. CAN'T WAIT!!

Pokemon NO! Two Guys Just Fell Off Encinitas Cliffs While Playing

People wander into the 91X studio all the time now, looking for Pokemon... but to be so engrossed in it that you fall off a 90 foot cliff? COME ON NOW, PEOPLE! Two guys did just that at the Encinitas cliffs this morning - they both had to be rescued and taken to local trauma [...]