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Governors Ball 2014: A Chat About What Worked and What Didn’t

Here’s to Jenny Lewis’ rainbow/beige pant-suit, Neko Case’s skeleton pants, the Kills’ leopard-print backdrop, Ezra Koenig’s camo shorts, and Janelle always giving us shivers when she sings ‘Given ‘Em What They Love.’

06/09/2014

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Behind The Song: Vampire Weekend’s ‘Diane Young’

Frontman Ezra Koenig on about how their hit single from the GRAMMY-nominated ‘Modern Vampires of the City’ went through a rough ugly duckling stage until they figured out that vocal effect—you know the one.

01/14/2014

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Lollapalooza Announces 2013 Line-Up: The Cure, Nine Inch Nails, Mumford & Sons, The Killers Top Bill

The line-up for this year’s Lollapalooza music festival has officially been announced, featuring headliners Nine Inch Nails, Mumford & Son, the Killers and the Cure, making their first-ever appearance at the fest. “The first time I ran into Robert […]

04/01/2013

Robert Smith of The Cure (Photo: AFP)

Leaked Lollapalooza Poster Lists NIN, The Cure As Headliners

Are Nine Inch Nails and The Cure going to be at Lollapalooza? A leaked photo of this year’s poster says they will be. According to The Chicago Tribune, “multiple industry sources” confirmed that the picture, […]

03/28/2013

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Lollapalooza Lineup 2013: Mumford & Sons, Phoenix, The Postal Service Rumored

If “industry sources” and staffer leaks are to be believed, this year’s Lollapalooza is going to be heavy on the rock’n’roll this year. The Chicago Tribune is reporting a whole slough of acts slated to […]

03/20/2013

Springsteen Covers From Vedder, Vampire Weekend

Springsteen fans unite! It seems that The Boss’ “Superbowl Superslide” is finally omitted from the chronicles of Rock-and-Roll history. Fans of both Pearl Jam and Vampire Weekend, feast your eyes and ears on the old-new sound […]

09/03/2010

Tom Jones: More Than 40 Years of Baby Making

We are pretty certain that fertility rates go up by about 150% every time someone plays a [lastfm]Tom Jones [/lastfm]tune. With a live performance, that percentage doubles: women are basically impregnated immediately. It goes without saying […]

07/02/2010

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