Last night, Bob Pollard’s latest incarnation of Guided By Voices took the stage at Oddbody’s Music Room in the band’s hometown of Dayton, Ohio. This clip of the band performing Alien Lanes favorite “Game Of Pricks” has been making the...Show More Summary
No matter how much storage we have in our phones, it is never enough. Our music, photos, video, and app collections are always growing. Forget having to delete files so you have room to keep adding…
It doesn’t matter how much storage Apple stuffs into the latest iPhone, your ever-growing music, photo, video, and app collections will max it out in no time. Instead of constantly having to delete files so you have room to keep adding new media, SanDisk’s new iXpand Memory Case will simply boost your iPhone’s storage capacity. Read more...
There I was, taking my final bow after 10 years of medical hurdles. I had done it. I actually wrote a one-woman musical about how I literally lost my stomach (when it ruptured in the operating room) and gained a story, appropriately titled, "Gutless and Grateful."It was a big deal to finally... Continue reading
For music geeks, what has unfolded in a Los Angeles courthouse over the past week has been like some epic Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony — except with everyone wearing suits, and way too many lawyers in the room. First, it was legendary axeman Jimmy Page at the mic. Then his longtime […]
Springing from the ashes of Chicago’s Red Red Meat, Califone have been bridging the worlds of experimental music, blues-rock, and pop to wimpy music critics’ delight for almost 20 years now. The band’s full-length studio debut, Roomsound, didn’t come out until 2001, but Dead Oceans is now set to reissue the album to properly celebrate its 15-year anniversary.
In recent years, the debate over the rise of “bro-country” (famously defined by critic Jody Rosen as “music by and of the tatted, gym-toned, party-hearty young American white dude”) has raged on. Some listeners despise the endless references to partying on truck tailgates and drinking beer with bikini-clad girls; others love the songs. Some artists […]
A newly reunited Ween were among the performers at this year’s Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, which took place last weekend in Manchester, Tennessee. After their show, they retired to their dressing room, where the band’s Mickey Melchiondo, Jr. Show More Summary
Many of the greatest musical collaborations came together via blind dates: musicians who by some force physical or cosmic were put into a room together and discovered a prowess greater than the sum of the individuals. Trevor Shelley de Brauw (of Pelican) and Steven Hess (of Locrian) initially met and formed an improvisational guitar/drum duo […]
CarPlay is something I’ve been following (and using) since it launched it late 2014. It was better than the status quo in many ways when it launched but had obvious room for improvements. iOS 9.3 made significant improvements to CarPlay...Show More Summary
Daveed Diggs, Cynthia Erivo, Leslie Odom Jr., and Renee Elise Goldsberry pose with their trophies in the press room at the 2016 Tony Awards held at the Beacon Theatre on Sunday (June 12) in New York City. The four actors helped make history as this is the first year that black actors won all four [...]
One of the most singular music and art festivals this side of Unsound Krakow is again coming to the Hudson Valley on the weekend of September 16-18. Its lineup includes Explosions in the Sky, Angel Olsen, Wolves in the Throne Room, Youth...Show More Summary
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Like young people in clubs the world over, Jon Alamo met up with some friends, and then some more friends. He danced in Pulse’s main room, where people swayed to the beat of salsa music. Then Alamo drifted into the club’s two other rooms, which grooved to more of a hip-hop […]
"A fun, spontaneous Ed Sheeran jam session happened the other day in my room with some friends," reads a caption to open Christina Grimmie's YouTube clip of her performing the Brit singer's song "Give Me Love." As in many of her YouTube performances, Grimmie, who was shot to death on Friday while...
The Giants are taking to the practice fields to the theme songs of classic TV shows like Friends, Sanford and Son, and the Price Is Right. Different coaches have different approaches to music in the locker room and on the field, but the New York Giants have an entirely unique playlist. Show More Summary
We’ve spent hundreds of hours over several months using six multiroom wireless speaker systems in every possible room and even outside to find the best multiroom wireless speaker system. Though new competition is better than ever, Sonos is still the best for most people. Show More Summary
Gearing up for the release of his new music video, Nick Jonas posted a small clip of “Under You” ahead of its Friday (June 10) debut on Tidal. The “Jealous” singer looks pretty angry in the video, destroying a room before getting up-close and personal with his gorgeous costar Shay Mitchell. Jonas tweeted, “I think it’s time to show them, @shaymitch. Show More Summary
In early 2015, after more than three years on tour, the Haim sisters returned to exactly where they started: the living room of their parents' Los Angeles home, surrounded by musical instruments that instantly evoked memories from their lives playing together, first in a covers band with their parents called...
Hope and David's speakeasy-style wedding had so much retro style (think bluegrass music, a moonshine speakeasy room, and an El Camino getaway car. But our favorite part? The old timey mug shot photo booth! With a blank wall, a little black tape, a few crime-themed props, and an instant camera, you've got an awesome photo booth to fill up a photo guest book.
German electronic music producer Pantha Du Prince has announced his first US tour in four years. He will be performing music from his recently released album The Triad, his first solo full-length in six years, out on Rough Trade... Continue reading…