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Watch Conan O’Brien Sing the Monorail Song

On Friday night, The Simpsons took over the Hollywood Bowl, celebrating the show with a bevy of its beloved musical numbers performed by an all-star cast. The standout tune may have been “The Monorail Song” as sung by Conan O’Brien, the man who wrote the episode it’s featured in, “Marge vs. Show More Summary

Watch Awesome Performances From The Simpsons Take The Bowl By Weird Al, Conan O’Brien, & The Los Angeles Gay Men’s Chorus

The Simpsons took over the Hollywood Bowl last night to celebrate their 25th anniversary and highlight some of the show’s best musical moments. Weird Al was there to perform a song about Homer and Marge set to the tune of John Mellencamp’s “Jack And Diane,” Conan O’Brien did “The Monorail Song” from the famous Simpsons [...]

Todrick Hall’s Latest Viral Hit Has Strong Mariah Carey Game

5 days agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Todrick Hall is back to take over your news feed this week with another brilliant musical parody, this time set to the tune of Chicago‘s “Cell Block Tango”. “Cell Black Django” features performances from actors impersonating pop icons Beyonce, Solange, Rihanna, and even Sharkeisha, spilling the deets on their respective beefs. Hall’s usual high production […]

New Walkinshaw Supercharger Pack Delivers HSV GTS-Dwarfing Power

If Walkinshaw Performance’s recent 497kW/955Nm W497 supercharger pack just wasn’t enough to get your blood pumping, the tuning house is back with an even more compelling offer. Announced today, the Walkinshaw Racing Limited Edition Supercharger Package offers as much as 550kW and 980Nm when matched with HSV’s 6.2 litre V8. Show More Summary

Marching Band Transforms Into Giant TV Set And Plays Classic TV Tunes

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The Ohio State University marching band performed a glorious, TV-inspired halftime show. The show includes classic tunes such as the theme songs from Batman, The Simpsons, The Addams Family, I Dream of Jeannie, Game of Thones, MASH, The Lone Ranger and much more. It's just the best. Read more...

Tom Hiddleston tunes up for Hank Williams biopic with fest performance

Tom Hiddleston, the British actor best known for playing Loki in "Thor" and "The Avengers," has traded his scepter for a guitar.

At Super Bowl 2015 Halftime Show, Will The Piper Pay To Play – Or Call The Tune?

Bruno Mars wasn't paid a dime when he performed to 115 million viewers at last February's Super Bowl halftime show... but his career took off like a rocket. And the $10 million tab for the 12-minute show, according to someone with knowledge...Show More Summary

Your Old Droog ft. Prodigy – Hoodie Weather

New shit from Your Old Droog featuring the H.N.I.C. Catch Droog at Webster Hall this Wednesday. Unfortunately, Rast RFC will not be performing as previously announced, but stay tuned for a makeup appearance sometime real soon. Previously: Your Old Droog – Just Rhymin’ With Skizz Ep. 1

Zayn Malik Proves He’s A Great Guy, Helps Magician Move His Car

Zayn Malik: Chances are the name just gives you chills. When the One Direction singer isn’t performing for his countless fans around the world, he’s recording impossibly catchy tunes in the studio. He also somehow finds the time to pose for adorable photographs and share interesting things on social media. While some celebrities may scoff

'Weird Al' Yankovic discusses Emmys 2014 medley creation: 'It's been a lot of fun'

2014 has been a big year for "Weird Al" Yankovic, and he underlined his success when he took to the stage at the 66th primetime Emmy Awards to perform a medley of songs set to the tune of the Outstanding Drama Series theme songs. The project came together in a surprisingly short span of time, and Yankovic tells Zap2it it was a collaborative effort. Show More Summary

Brabus Business Lounge: A Mercedes-Benz Sprinter kitted out for work and play

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

At the 2014 Moscow motor show, the German tuning company took the wraps off its Mercedes-Benz Sprinter-based Brabus Business Lounge. While Brabus is best known for its turning the performance knob to 11 on various Mercedes-Benz models, the Business Lounge is very much focussed on comfort, practicality and interconnectivity. That said, the Brabus-modified Sprinter does [...]

Jay Leno drives postcard-perfect '32 Ford Highboy Roadster

At the turn of the century, it was arguably the Honda Civic that best defined inexpensive performance tuning, and in the '50s it was the Tri-5 Chevys. One of the earliest platforms to gain a huge following among young people looking for a cheap way to go fast was the classic '32 Ford Highboy Roadster. Show More Summary

Saleen Foursixteen keeps Tesla Model S P85?s 310kW motor

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Saleen, a company with a heritage of tuning American muscle cars, has decided to try its hand with another American-made performance vehicle by turning the Tesla Model S into the Saleen Foursixteen. The Saleen Foursixteen is based on the fastest factory Tesla Model S, the P85. Under the hood there’s a three-phase, four-pole AC motor [...]

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’

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