“On Earth, our ancient rock record has been through the washing machine and the ringer so many times that the fact that anything still retains any signature of its age is a miracle,” says Brown University’s Jack Mustard, one of...
WWE Hall of Famer Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka died Sunday at the age of 73, less than a month after homicide charges against him were dropped. Dwayne Johnson, the actor formerly known as WWE star The Rock, broke the news on behalf of Snuka’s daughter Tamina. “Our family @TaminaSnuka asked me to share the sad news that […]
With two new shows about stand-up comics coming to premium cable, stand-up comedy may well be the new rock ’n’ roll in 2017. On the heels of the music-centric series “Vinyl,” “Roadies” and “Sex&Drugs& Rock&Roll,” Showtime has the ’70s stand-up of the Sunset Strip in “I’m Dying Up Here” due this...
It's more ancient than we thought.
“We have finally pinned down a minimum age for the moon; it’s time we knew its age and now we do,” said Mélanie Barboni, the study’s lead author and a research geochemist in UCLA’s Department of Earth, Planetary and Space...
Since the very beginning, the automobile has been a staple focal point in popular rock. When Chuck Berry wasn’t singing about questionably aged girls or his ding-a-ling, chances are he was expounding the virtues of Cadillacs, Fords and the ‘Murican freedo
Art rock of the new age.
Today, Mars is a desolate wasteland, with dusty red rocks and sand stretching out to the horizon. But billions of years ago, it was a vastly different world. It was blue, with oceans, rivers, lakes, and maybe life? Let’s tell the story of geology on Mars, and we got from that world to the one we see today.
UK rock legend passed away after contracting a severe infection.
We're not sure exactly who started the "sexy Santa Claus" trend, but it might be the best evidence that in the age of social media, literally anything can and will be used as an excuse for a T&A display. Then again, if we had to point...Show More Summary
Get ready to rock out on the high seas. The Norwegian Cruise Line is casting both union and nonunion talent for several roles in its production of the hard-rocking jukebox musical, “Rock of Ages,” in today’s casting notices. We alsoShow More Summary
From Flint to Standing Rock, a movement built to address the racial inequities in environmental issues emerged on the national stage during the Obama years. But the winds are about to change. The post Environmental Justice Enters Its Age of Anxiety appeared first on WIRED.
A History Of Craig Sager’s Most Outrageous Outfits Of All-Time Craig Sager is no longer with us. He lost his battle with leukemia today at age 65. He was a legend, a tireless worker, a great family man by all
Didn’t you hear? We’re in the Golden Age of Television, and Billy Eichner is hitting the streets with Aziz Ansari to make sure every New Yorker within screaming distance knows it. Gone are the days of relying on Cop Rock to satisfy our serial drama fix. Now we have Game ... More »
Are you still shopping for the holidays? Don’t miss our books gift guide! THE BIG STORY Susan Straight is one of our Critics at Large and writes an essay for us that’s really hard to sum up (that’s how you can tell it’s a good essay). Basically, it’s about an elk head and food and J. Ryan Stradal’s...
When he died aged 27, the local paper described him as "the son of a local restaurateur". But this story, of a talented Memphis kid who formed rock's first cult band, goes worlds beyond.
So far on Supernatural, Lucifer has been using the body of an aging rock star. But that's not good enough anymore. Now he's taking on the President of the United States of America.
Greg Lake, guitarist, vocalist, and frontman of the pioneering 1970s prog rock group Emerson, Lake, and Palmer (also known as ELP), passed away this week at the age of 69. His bold voice, often touched with a hint of reverb and echo on ELP’s many successful recordings, will not soon be forgotten. Show More Summary
Rock-and-roll lost another one in this terrible year. Via the Beeb: Greg Lake, who fronted both King Crimson and Emerson, Lake and Palmer, has died aged 69. One of the founding fathers of progressive rock, the British musician is known for songs including In the Court of the Crimson King and his solo hit I […]
Legendary prog rock singer/bassist/lyricist Greg Lake, has died at age 69 following a battle with cancer. Best know as the bassist for King Crimson and guitarist/singer for Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Lake scored one of his biggest soloShow More Summary