While out in Austin, Texas for a special SXSW taping of Jimmy Kimmel Live, Lil Wayne joined the late night television talk show host where he spoke about being shot at by a fan and the one time he accidentally shot himself. Previously: Video: Tyga, Nicki Minaj & Lil Wayne – Senile (Behind The Scenes)
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Jimmy Kimmel Live broadcast the show for a week in Austin from The Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Center for the Performing Arts, The show’s week-long trip to the capital was timed with the 28th annual South by Southwest (SXSW®) Festival. And on his last night of his stay Kimmel invited Lonely Boys as [...]
Demi Lovato took to Twitter to criticize Lady Gaga‘s SXSW show – in particular, how featured “puke-a-rainbow” artist Millie Brown threw up on her throughout. “Sad… As if we didn’t have enough people glamorizing eat disorders already,” Lovato said. “Bottom line, it’s not ‘cool’ or ‘artsy’ at all.” As she later explained, Lovato’s criticism stems... More »
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We’ll be telling our grandchildren about where we were when Latino Mix 105.7 stopped spinning Nelly’s “Hot In Herre.” Since yesterday afternoon, the Los Angeles-based radio station has been playing Nelly’s 2002 hit single about sunstroke on repeat. Every time you think Nelly has taken his clothes off for the final time, the song starts again.
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Jay Electronica resurfaces with “Better in Tune With the Infinite” alongside vocalist LaTonya Givens. Previously: Do Remember: 5 Jay Electronica and Mos Def (aka Yasiin Bey) Collaborations
Boom, the two head honchos of two of the most interesting labels in dance music goes head to head – Bok Bok b2b Teki Latex!
You may have heard of Le1f and in fact, if you’re a frequent visitor of ThisIsBooksMusic.com, you may have streamed/downloaded/watched a number of songs. Now he has taken things to the next level when he performed on Late Show With David Letterman last night. If you missed it, you can watch it in full above.
13 years later, the two collaborators finally join forces.
Here’s a new track by music’s all-time best recluse, Jay Electronica, called “Better In Tune with the Infinite.” At least David D. claims it’s new, so we’ll run with it since it doesn’t sound too familiar. Maybe you know better than us. Anyways, give it a listen below and drop a comment if you can place it from somewhere.
The German tenor has defended opera singers from charges that they go down too easily. ‘It always puzzles me why a singer’s decision to cancel due to illness is not respected,’ he tells DPA. ‘If a footballer tears a muscle, he is not expected to pump himself full of drugs so that he can hobble around […]
Stereogum Best New Band honoree Diarrhea Planet teamed with Grammy and Oscar honoree Melissa Etheridge yesterday to cover Tom Petty’s “Refugee” during the Midgetmen’s Texas Jumpstart day party. First, Austin punks the Midgetmen brought out Etheridge, billed simply as “a very special guest.” Then the whole lot of them joined with Diarrhea Planet to play [...]
I don’t listen to Lady Gaga by choice, but if a song of hers comes on the radio I will usually let it play through. I can recognize that she is talented, but some of her antics scream, “You’re trying waaay too hard.” So, she was at SXSW and she also decided to perform. She also must have thought she was performing at The Gathering of the Juggalos.
American Idol‘s results show revealed the identities of the top ten finalists after Wednesday’s cinema-inspired performances. That means one unfortunate soul narrowly missed the opportunity to be a part of the show’s summer tour. It’s a bittersweet experience for the young contestants, who seem to have genuinely formed a bond. Still, this brings them each... More »
Back in the days of The Man Show, Jimmy Kimmel and Adam Carolla did a bit in which they got people to sign a petition to end women’s suffrage, without explaining that that it’s just a bad-sounding word for the right to vote. Kimmel brought the joke back in a less mean way by interviewing [...]
As the drunken apocalypse that is 6th St. and the heart of SXSW wound down Thursday night, a different show was just getting started off in another corner of Austin. Sometime in the afternoon, retweets had begun to make the rounds, announcing a show called “Above The Bridge” with a poster sardonically emblazoned with a [...]
A brilliant second day sadly ends in tragedy.
What is irony? A Florida man is in custody after he allegedly stabbed his boss to death for posting his picture online and now his picture is all over the Internet because he allegedly killed his boss for posting his picture…on the Internet. According...Show More Summary