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Music - Tchaikovsky 5 & James Ehnes Performs Prokofiev

09-11 Oct The tremendous Ehnes returns for Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto. And Tchaikovsky’s Fifth: has a more tuneful tear-jerker ever been written for orchestra?...

No Symphony Season Until November

If you came here looking for sweet music for your ears… I’ll have to give you a discordant tune. There will be no performances for the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra from Sept. 25 until Nov. 8, and possibly longer than that. On Monday, the...Show More Summary

Rita Ora Thinks Iggy Azalea’s Heart Is Made Of Gold

Rita Ora and Iggy Azalea teamed up not too long ago for the catchy tune “Black Widow.” Since the two are hoping fans will spend some of their hard-earned cash on the track, you can occasionally find them performing it together onstage. Show More Summary

Why Chesapeake Energy's Drop Looks Like A Buying Opportunity

By Mitu Anand: Natural gas producer Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK) has been in a state of decline over the past three months, with shares dropping to the tune of almost 17%. The company's weak performance in the recent months doesn't come...Show More Summary

Jeff Goldblum at Café Carlyle: Name That Tune

Jeff Goldblum wears a pork pie hat and wide grin in his Café Carlyle debut, even when heckled by a man who wanted less talk and more music. But the performance, in which he acts as quiz show host, pianist and front man for the Mildred...Show More Summary

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

2 weeks agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

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

2 weeks 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

3 weeks agoGenres / 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

3 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

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

last monthVehicles / 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

last monthVehicles / 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.

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