Jeremy Bolm, frontman for post-hardcore insurgents Touché Amoré, has himself another band. It’s called Hesitation Wounds, and it also features members of the Hope Conspiracy and Trap Them, as well as the former Against Me! member, current Slipknot drummer, and E Street Band scion Jay Weinberg. Hesitation Wounds play an intense, combustible form of hardcore. […]
Against Me! performed in Durham, North Carolina last week despite the fact that many musicians — including Bruce Springsteen, Maroon 5, Pearl Jam, and many others — are boycotting the state over the discriminatory HB2 bathroom legislation. But back in April, Laura Jane Grace, who is trans, announced that Against Me! would play their scheduled […]
As told to New York Magazine senior editor Jesse Singal. Original photography by New York Magazine photographer Konstantin Sergeyev. I didn’t even think twice about performing in North Carolina two weeks ago, on Sunday, May 15, in Durham. I'm not a resident of North Carolina, but I do work in the ... More »
“She screams and drives me crazy.” — Donald Trump, quoted by Time, saying he “can’t listen” to Hillary Clinton’s attacks against him.
The first taste of the Adult Swim’s 2016 Singles Series is here. Kicking off 25 songs in as many weeks from Run The Jewels, Vince Staples, Against Me!, Metro Boomin, Earl Sweatshirt, and many more is DJ PayPal’s Chi-town footwork frenzy “Dose.” Fellow Teklife crew members DJ Earl and DJ Taye assist on four and […]
Silicon Valley is a place where boundaries of race, color, traditions, religions melt, and the multiplicity of cultures strengthens the fabric which has fueled America's economic engine of innovation. It goes against the grain of Siliconiers,...Show More Summary
What could possibly make Metroid’s Samus, dispatcher of alien bug things, even more badass? Subbing in Against Me!’s frontwoman, Laura Jane Grace, in place of the intergalactic bounty hunter. As made by Punktendo—purveyors of such other...Show More Summary
I take a backseat to no one in my admiration for Dennis Prager, and indeed his column today – urging conservatives to vote for Trump – reminds me why this election is so painful. Allies are at odds, with neither side really possessing...Show More Summary
Uh oh! The Internal Revenue Service has filed a lawsuit against me for unpaid taxes! Uh no. The call I got today was just another sad attempt to scam me into calling the crooks and giving them personal information or, more likely, sending them a prepaid debit card to cover my fake tax bill. Show More Summary
That one lawyer could allegedly do such things to two members of the bar is disturbing.
"Next thing I know he knocks me over backwards, puts the pillow over me and he cuts my throat and stabs me." Law firm partner Leo Fisher testified yesterday in the trial against Andrew Schmuhl, the lawyer accused of abducting and maliciously wounding him. Show More Summary
If you look like me, you’re used to colorism, says Stanford Graduate Business School student Chika Okoro. She calls the phenomenon known as colorism – discrimination against those with a darker skin tone — “both as sinister and as subtle
By Abhay Kosla, here. That's a brutal assessment of DiDio's career-to-date. I don't understand corporate culture, but as an observer of comics more generally it has always seemed to me that a whole lot of people could be held more accountable for the performance of their companies, and for the culture they foster in which others have to operate. Show More Summary
Not totally crazy nuttiness. I remember watching the towers fall. My sister called early in the morning to tell me to turn on the television. My husband and I, who had been working closely with Afghan women organizing against the Taliban, stared at the screen, aghast as the buildings crumbled. Show More Summary
Including Against Me!, D?WN, Earl Sweatshirt, Flying Lotus, HEALTH, Jenny Hval, Metro Boomin, Protomartyr, Run the Jewels, Vince Staples, Sannhet, VHÖL, Tim Hecker & more. Continue reading…
Run the Jewels, Against Me!, Flying Lotus and Vince Staples will contribute new music to the sixth annual Adult Swim Singles series, which kicks off May 25th and runs every Wednesday until November. Rae Sremmurd, Mike-Will Made It, Earl Sweatshirt, Metro Boomin' and more will provide free, exclusive downloadable singles for the sixth annual Adult...
Former "Dual Survival" host Cody Lundin's toughest job was surviving his co-host, who threatened to kill him with all sorts of weapons... according to a lawsuit he filed against Discovery. Lundin says producers made it look like he was losing it on…
Every year, the people at Adult Swim unveil their Adult Swim Singles Series, in which they give us a free song, every week, from a beautifully-curated cross-section of the musical universe. This summer’s Singles Series starts this Wednesday, 5/25, and the people at Adult Swim have just announced the list of names contributing this year. […]
I have to admit it, folks. Last week's primary election baffled me. Specifically, the outcome in the Republican primary for U.S. Senate. Mark Callahan -- the "blah blah blah" guy -- won the opportunity to run against (and lose to) Senator...Show More Summary
Conor McGregor talks to ESPN on a rumored fight against Floyd Mayweather. The rumored Mayweather-McGregor fight has been picking up enough steam that Conor McGregor appeared on SportsCenter's Sunday Converseration yesterday to talk about it. Show More Summary