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Why The NFL’s Super Bowl Halftime Pay-To-Play Gambit Won’t Work

Bruno Mars agreed to perform at the Super Bowl XLVIII halftime show for free, but this year's prospective acts may be singing a different tune. That is, unless the NFL decides against forcing acts to pay for the privilege of playing on the world's biggest stage.

Saleen Tuned Model S Unveiled, Tesla Ups Warranty To Eight Years

American performance tuner Saleen has unveiled its first-ever electric vehicle at the 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, based on the Tesla Model S. Called the FOURSIXTEEN (all block letters, we’ll use ‘4-16’ from here…), the new Saleen features a striking interpretation of the original Model S styling, with a deep-red paint finish to top it off. Show More Summary

Polestar Tunes The Diesel-Electric Volvo V60 Plug-In Hybrid

It wasn’t long ago that the term “hybrid” was associated purely with economy and saving the earth. However, thanks to the introduction of a new breed of hybrid supercars from the world’s leading performance manufacturers, the term is no longer taboo in performance circles. Now, Volvo tuner Polestar has announced a...

Sport Suspension Changed My Tune on the 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG

We often test-drive cars at drive events on unfamiliar roads. This can paint a different picture of how that same model may perform when driven in and around's Chicago headquarters, where the majority of our testing occurs. When I...

Video: Drake Vs. Lil Wayne App

Watch Drake and Lil Wayne demonstrate their “Drake Vs. Lil Wayne” tour app in a brief promo video. Check out Drizzy and Tune perform “Grindin’” for the first time at the tour opener in Buffalo on Friday after the jump. Previously: Lil Wayne ft. Drake – Grindin’

Audi R8 By XXX Performance

last weekVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

Sometimes, the best tuning programs are the ones that don’t carry performance upgrades. That might annoy some aftermarket enthusiasts, but it’s also true to a certain extent. Take this Audi R8 for example. It’s the work of German tuner xXx Performance, or Triple X Performance, depending on how you prefer to call the company. Show More Summary

Listen: Wu-Tang Clan’s new song “Ron O’Neal”

You've seen Wu's historic performance, now tune into the final studio version.

Smokey Robinson Teams Up With Miguel, Aloe Blacc, JC Chasez & John Mayer On “My Girl”: Listen

I got sunshine on a cloudy day… Whether it’s the 1991 Macaulay Culkin flick or the actually infectious tune itself, Smokey Robinson and Ronald White‘s 1960?s hit “My Girl,” as performed by legendary soul troupe The Temptations, is truly a number that stands the test of time. And what better way to ring in another Throwback Thursday (#TBT) than... More »

Watch Michael Fassbender’s ‘Frank’ Band Perform on ‘Colbert’

Michael Fassbender visited “The Colbert Report” last night to promote his new film “Frank,” in which he plays the lead singer of a band called Soronprfbs. He also played the fictional band’s tune “I Love You All” with his “Frank” co-stars.

Beyoncé To Perform At The 2014 MTV VMAs, Receive Video Vanguard Award

Beyhive, you’ve now got a reason to tune into the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards: Beyoncé will officially be performing at this year’s event in Los Angeles. Leading the pack with 8 nominations for Moonmen (including Video Of The Year for “Drunk In Love”), the “Flawless” pop goddess will also be honored with the Michael... More »

Perez Hilton Strips And Samples Show Tunes With The Skivvies

So this is what Perez Hilton has been up to lately... The celebrity blogger and television personality took to NYC's 54 Below over the weekend to perform a selection of show tunes and other tracks with The Skivvies. Part of band's aesthetic...Show More Summary

WATCH: Perez Hilton Strips and Sings Show Tunes

The gay blogger and media mogul channeled Rosie O'Donnell as a special guest of the Skivvies, a duo that performs in their underwear. read more

Advanced MySQL Query Tuning (Aug. 6) and MySQL 5.6 Performance Schema (Aug. 13) webinars

I will be presenting two webinars in August: Aug 6, 10 a.m. PDT: Advanced Query Tuning in MySQL 5.6 and Beyond Aug 13, 10 a.m. PDT:  Using Performance Schema to Monitor and Troubleshoot MySQL 5.6 This Wednesday’s webinar on advancedShow More Summary

BMW M4 Stage 1 by Alpha-N Performance

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

Every year, there’s always a car that captures the heart of aftermarket companies and this year it’s the BMW 4 Series. Bavaria’s new sports coupe has become the flavor of the year for tuning firms. The 4 Series love has become so rampant that even Alpha N Performance is getting in on the fun with its work on the 4 Series’ big brother, the M4. Show More Summary

Power outage at Tropicana Field means the Rays are playing Looney Tunes

The best performance in a sporting arena by the Looney Tunes since Space Jam came out. Most baseball stadiums are outdoors, which is good on the one hand because you can play baseball during the day tahnks to the light provided by the sun, but which is bad because sometimes it rains. Show More Summary

Cast gives 'Hair' a quick styling before Hollywood Bowl shows

2 weeks agoArts : Culture Monster

Wherever the musical "Hair" is performed, the casting requirements are the same: young, good looking, capable of carrying a rock tune. Looking great in various states of undress also helps.

Chance the Rapper's new, all-star beats

Chance the Rapper is ramping up for his Lollapalooza 2014 performance by feeding the streets with new music. The Chicago native has been making news all summer with his live cover of "Believe In Yourself," a tune originally recordedShow More Summary

TV ratings: NBC's 'America's Got Talent' wins the night

NBC's "America's Got Talent" outshined other shows on Tuesday with a whopping 10.5 million viewers tuning in to see the final 12 acts perform live.

TV ratings: NBC's 'America's Got Talent' wins the night

NBC's "America's Got Talent" outshined other shows on Tuesday with a whopping 10.5 million viewers tuning in to see the final 12 acts perform live.

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