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Cosmos Explains Why Big Business Is Often the Foe of Science

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

This week's episode of Cosmos tackles the Rock of Ages, the age of rocks and getting the lead out of our commitment to the environment. The episode takes the form of a fable, a cautionary tale about the dangers of letting any institution,...Show More Summary

Jets are in for a treat if CJ can emulate LT

Everybody thought LaDainian Tomlinson was ready for a rocking chair at the age of 30. He was a diminished player for the San Diego Chargers in 2009, finishing the season with a hard-to-watch game against the New York Jets in the playoffs...Show More Summary

‘Soul Train’ is coming to Broadway

Matthew Weaver, a creator of the hit musical “Rock of Ages,” has acquired the theatrical rights for the rhythm and blues spectacle that made its 1970 television debut in Chicago.

Newswire: Rock Of Ages producer is bringing Soul Train to Broadway

Though its stint as television’s premier dance show ended in 2006, Soul Train may soon be getting a second life on Broadway. Matthew Weaver, producer of the highly successful Rock Of Ages Broadway show (and the much less successful 2012...Show More Summary

Newswire: R.I.P. Jesse Winchester, singer-songwriter

Singer and songwriter Jesse Winchester has died at the age of 69, after a long battle with cancer. Winchester released his self-titled debut album in 1970, at a time when rock music was increasingly connected to the protest movement against the Vietnam War. Show More Summary

Julianne Hough Shows Off Ridiculously Amazing Abs at Kaleidoscope Ball

Kicking off the weekend a little early, Julianne Hough hit up the Kaleidoscope Ball at the Beverly Hills Hotel last night (April 10). Joined by her brother Derek Hough and Maria Menounos, the “Rock of Ages” hottie was all smiles as she...Show More Summary

Johnny Depp Is Ready To Rock

Is Johnny Depp having a mid-life meltdown? First our Johnny gets engaged to a starlet almost half his age and then the 50-year-old makes noises about wanting to reform his old band. Perhaps the adulation of Amber Heard has rejuvenated Depp, and the rich red blood is once again pumping fast and furious through Johnny’s

A music chronicler has died

Phil Hardy, co-author of The Faber Companion to 20th Century Popular Music (1990) and the three-volume Encyclopedia of Rock (1975), has died suddenly in Norfolk, aged 69.

The Most Insane Truck Ever Built

2 weeks agoOdd : Neatorama

Bran Ferren has a lifetime of tech behind him. He’s designed stages for rock stars, theme park rides for Disney, and special effects for movies, among other things. He became a father for the first time at the age of 55, and decided to build a vehicle from which to show his daughter the world. Show More Summary

Race Rock to In Paradise – a list of Peter Mattiessen’s books

Peter Matthiessen, one of America’s top writers in the past 60 years, died on Saturday at the age of 86. The Guardian carries an obituary. He had been suffering from Leukemia. Born in 1927, Matthiessen is remembered for co-founding The Paris Review literary magazine in the 1950s but he also enjoyed a long writing career […]

Queens of the Stone Age expand tour, playing Capitol Theatre

QOTSA at Barclays Center in 2013 (more by PSquared) Stoner rock giants Queens of the Stone Age already had a ton of dates announced for this year, and they've just added four more US dates to happen in July. One...

Peter Matthiessen: Five essential reads and why they matter

Peter Matthiessen, who died Saturday at age 86, was the author of more than 30 books, beginning with his 1954 novel “Race Rock.”

Documentary 'Kurt & Courtney' Available Online Just In Time For Cobain's Death Anniversary

Saturday, April 5, marks the 20th anniversary of Kurt Cobain's death. The Nirvana frontman, who died of an apparent suicide at age 27, has remained one of modern rock's most indelible vanguards. Now, fans can watch the documentary "Kurt...Show More Summary

'McSteamy' Eric Dane -- Grays Anatomy

Move over Anderson Cooper -- "Grey's Anatomy" star Eric Dane (aka McSteamy ) upped his silver fox game to a new level this week in Mexico -- rocking the hair of a man twice his age... and the body of a man half his age.41-year-old Dane and his…

Barcelona Rocked by Major UEFA Transfer Ban for Multiple Rule Breaches

Barcelona have been banned from transfer activity for the next two windows after breaching multiple FIFA rules with regards to the international registration of players under the age of 18. FIFA released an official statement confirming a hefty punishment after investigating Barcelona's use of minors between 2009 and 2013. Show More Summary

Video: Monterey Jazz Festival, 1975

3 weeks agoMusic / Jazz : JazzWax

The 1970s was a transition period for jazz. Legends from the 1940s and '50s were still performing all over the place, but rock, soul and disco all took a toll on jazz greats' income and sense of direction. Aging artists...

Rock ‘N’ Roll Fantasy Camp Goes Grunge

3 weeks agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Rock ’N’ Roll Fantasy Camp, the Vegas-based institution where you can get instruction from aging butt-rock stars, has long been one of your best bets if you really want to spend some quality non-sex-tape time with Tommy Lee or Bret Michaels. But the Fantasy Camp is evolving, and now it’s come to encompass another generation’s [...]

Pope Francis and the spirit of the age

When Cardinal Bergoglio was elected Pope last year no one suspected the extent to which he would capture the world’s attention and affection during his first year in office, yet his humble revolution has catapulted him to rock star status.

Tales Of Terror Are Aging Brilliantly

4 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

The Sacramento group, Tales Of Terror, formed sometime in 1982 and, like Flipper and Fang, didn't play fast, but made a racket seasoned by punk and hardcore. ToT were, knowingly, actually a high-energy hard rock band and could kinda play. Show More Summary

Blake Lively Says 'I Do' to a New Man (For Her Upcoming Film 'Age of Adaline'!)

Blake Lively is all dolled up in a wedding dress at a church to film her wedding scene for The Age of Adaline on Tuesday (March 25) in Vancouver, Canada. That same day, the 26-year-old actress’ husband Ryan Reynolds was seen rocking his mustache while leaving the church where she was filming. PHOTOS: Check out [...]

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