Check out our interview with The Wombats before they hit the 9:30 Club this Thursday, April 30th.
Josh Hamilton’s short, tumultuous and disappointing tenure with the Angels officially ended Monday when the team announced it had completed a trade of the troubled outfielder to the Texas Rangers, the club with which Hamilton thrived from 2008 to 2012.
The Giants have parted ways with one of their reserve running backs. New York has waived third-year pro Michael Cox, the club said Monday. A seventh-round pick of the Giants in 2013, the 26-year-old Cox appeared in 18 games for the Giants over the last two seasons, rushing for 76 yards on 26 carries. His…
You're a working mom and you're in a book club. Time is precious. And while it's super fun to get together with girlfriends and drink wine and eat snacks, and have opinions about books you may or may not have had time to read, there are only so many meetings in a row you can get away with not reading the book. Show More Summary
Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez’s dream of a permanent move to Real Madrid looks to be in jeopardy due to the striker’s poor relationship with manager Carlo Ancelotti. Not rated by Louis van Gaal, manager of parent club Manchester United, Chicharito has found little solace at the Bernabeu, where he’s been an outsider for much of the […]
The 2015 Clausura tournament is about to end, and after Matchday 15, the general table is tighter than ever. Fourteen clubs fighting for one of the eight places available in the Liguilla with two weeks left until the end of the season...Show More Summary
Private members’ club Home House are opening their doors for Spectator readers, for a very special winemaker dinner on Tuesday 19 May in the company of Paul Symington. The Symingtons, of Scottish, English and Portuguese descent, have been port producers for five generations since 1882, although their family’s involvement in Port dates back fourteen generations […]
In Hear This, A.V. Club writers sing the praises of songs they know well. This week, like the sheep we are, we’re picking songs by the first bands we loved because a significant other loved them. At The Gates, Slaughter Of The Soul (1995) I haven’t had a lot of significant others. Show More Summary
Plus: Phi Phi O'Hara's book club, Courtney Act gets a checkup, Bianca as a tattoo, and MORE!
This past weekend, Coachella's country cousin the Stagecoach Music Festival set up its massive stages at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, for three days of country and Americana music. Against a desert landscape, with mountains rising in the distance, nightly headliners Tim McGraw, Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton...
American put out a press release today announcing that they'll begin their most extensive Admirals Club refresh ever, starting with their clubs in Phoenix and Sao Paulo. Here's part of the press release: American Airlines is beginning the most expansive lounge makeover in the airline’s history. Show More Summary
This past weekend, Brad Pitt took the stage at the third annual Light Up The Blues concert, in front of a sold-out crowd of 3,000 people, with a very noticeable gash on the left side of his face, that had everyone wondering who PittShow More Summary
In Algeria's Ligue 1, only 11 points separate all 16 clubs with just four games still to play.
Despite yesterday's apologies by Ian Reisner and Mati Weiderpass, activists are going forward with tonight's protest at their midtown hotel. The call to protest was endorsed by the city’s LGBT Democratic clubs –– Brooklyn’s Lambda Independent...Show More Summary
St. Mirren club captain Steven Thompson has issued an apology to team-mate John McGinn after impaling him with a spike in a training prank gone wrong. The 36-year-old's actions will see McGinn ruled out for three weeks with injury. According to the Daily Record, the incident arose after McGinn, 20, robbed Thompson of the ball in training. Show More Summary
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney is an injury concern after being forced to leave the club's defeat to Everton with a knee injury. The Red Devils' official Twitter feed passed along further details about the situation: Rooney previously...Show More Summary
A brilliant goal was spotted in Mexico on Sunday night as Chivas Guadalajara drew 1-1 with Club America. The visitors broke the deadlock in the 16th minute with a superb goal from El Tri international Paul Aguilar. America probed the Chivas defence with a string of passes in midfield, and when the ball eventually got to Aguilar a patch […]
With all its drama and twists, tonight’s episode of The Good Wife really feels like a season finale. There are two mid-episode smashes to black, and strictly within the context of “The Deconstruction,” they’re earned. The first comes after Alicia has her press conference announcing that she has withdrawn herself from the State’s Attorney office. Show More Summary
Primer is The A.V. Club’s ongoing series of beginners’ guides to pop culture’s most notable subjects: filmmakers, music styles, literary genres, and whatever else interests us—and hopefully you. This installment: Damon Albarn. Damon Albarn 101 Any conversation about the mercurial singer-songwriter Damon Albarn begins with Blur. Show More Summary
An actor in search of reinvention can start doing action movies, a concept The A.V. Club explored in our recent Inventory “Going Neeson.” But what about comedy? Usually it works the other way around, with comedians like Bill Murray and Steve Carell eager to prove that they’re “real” actors by taking on dramatic roles. Show More Summary