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Phantom Voices

Following up from their previous innovative concert combining music and science, Tales from Babel (see Hilary's review on this blog), Edward Wickham and The Clerks are at it again. Their new programme is Phantom Voices: A History of Music in Seven Hauntings about the way that the mind imagines music. Show More Summary

‘The Big Bang Theory’ Without Kaley Cuoco — Guess Who First Played Penny… Er, Katie… [Video]

It seems amazing that Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting was once not a part of The Big Bang Theory. But when the show was pitched in 2006 to the powers that be, it was actress Amanda Walsh that played the guys’ female friend, who was then named Katie. Show More Summary

The Honest Trailer That Proves Love Actually Is a Horrible Rom-Com

The holidays are here, which means warm, wonderful traditions like Thanksgiving pies, Cowboys games, and Christmas carols. Another tradition, observed far and wide: a viewing of new rom-com classic Love Actually, which is no longer very new, not very romantic, and never very good. Show More Summary

Don’t Worry, The New ‘Star Wars’ Trailer Will Be On iTunes This Friday

Ifyou’relikeme,youlookedatthelistofatheaters showingthenewStarWars trailerthisFridayandknewyouweren’tgoingtofindatrailernearyou.IfiguredI’dseeabootlegortwobyFridaynightandthat’dbeituntiltheofficialreleasesometimelaterintheweek.That’showitgoeseventhoughit’sbullshttoturnamovietrailerintosomeeventinthefirstplace.

Scott Stapp Is Broke and Living in a Hotel

??Well, the vast project aimed at completely crushing the spirit of Scott Stapp, lead singer of Creed and rock 'n' roll punching bag, has worked: He's homeless, without enough money to feed himself. That's according to a video—apparently shot using a borrowed phone—he just posted to Facebook. Show More Summary

Somebody Invented a Pill to Make Your Farts Smell Like Roses

?The French have made many important contributions to this world: f oie gras, existential philosophy, the tuberculosis vaccine. And the great ideas just keep coming. We just caught a whiff of a French invention that will surely revolutionize...Show More Summary

Afrojack In Action: What Goes Into A Massive EDM Show?

FORBES followed the Dutch DJ around on camera in the 24 hours surrounding his performance at the 30 Under 30 Music Festival in Philadelphia. He shared his day-of-show workout routine, his chief frustrations during show prep, and a mean Veronica Corning-Stone impression.

Watch This Crazy Motorcycle Gang Reinforce The Stereotype That All Bikers Are Dicks

Thisbiker gangthoughtitbesttoridearoundthestreetsofLosAngeles withcamerasmountedtotheirhelmetswhileactingliketotaldouchenozzles.Asyoucanseefromthevideo,theseguysareperformingallsortsoftrickslikepowerslides,driftingandpoppingwheelieswhileconstantlyevadingpoliceorshuttingdownstreetstothroughtraffic.

6-Year-Old Dances To Michael Jackson's 'Smooth Criminal,' Brings The House Down

This boy is smooth. Six-year-old Willie Osborn decided to channel Michael Jackson during an elementary school talent show. Dancing to Jackson's "Smooth Criminal," his performance -- and his outfit -- were spot-on. The video was uploaded to YouTube Wednesday, but it isn't the first time Willie's wowed crowds with his dancing. Show More Summary

Video: Shy Glizzy ft. Lil Mouse – John Wall

Shot at the titular Wizards point guard’s house. The Law 3 mixtape drops next Tuesday. Previously: Shy Glizzy ft. Bobby Shmurda – Celebration

Bill Cosby Shows Why We Need Off-Limits Jokes

This article originally appeared in Vulture. It will be ironic if, in the end, Bill Cosby is brought down by a joke. Not only a joke, of course—it’s the testimony of, at last count (and the depressing fact is, you have to keep Googling...Show More Summary

Punk Rock Girl

Viv Albertine's new memoir, Clothes, Clothes, Clothes. Music, Music, Music. Boys, Boys, Boys. is a book is divided almost straight down the middle. Side One is the story of her upbringing in the north London suburb of Muswell Hill: It's...

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