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Crystal Castles’ Ethan Kath Discusses the Departure of Alice Glass

Not too long ago, Ethan Kath released the first Crystal Castles song since Alice Glass left the band, including a statement alongside it that came across as a little bitter. Despite him deleting the comments he made,... Read more »

Here’s What Kanye Said to Kim About Bruce Jenner’s Transition

During Bruce Jenner’s interview with Diane Sawyer tonight, he talked about making the transition from male to female. Speaking about his family’s reactions, Jenner revealed that Kim Kardashian was the easiest person to talk to about everything,... Read more »

Don’t Worry, Mumford & Sons Hate Their Name Too

Just a couple of weeks ago, Mumford & Sons dissed the idea of Jay Z’s Tidal (they may have been on to something…) and now the band is dissing something else: themselves. In an incredibly self-aware... Read more »

Elton John on Bruce Jenner’s Transition: “It’s an incredibly brave thing to do”

Tonight, Diane Sawyer’s interview with Bruce Jenner will air. During it, Bruce will address the speculation surrounding his reported transition from male to female, and promotional clips suggest that it’s going to get very personal. Before that happens, Elton... Read more »

Deeper Than Punchlines: On The Intersection of Comedy and Hip-Hop

At first blush, hip-hop and comedy couldn’t be more different. Fictional assassin/actual Canadian Seth Rogen talked to comedian Hannibal Burress about the differences between a rapper’s larger-than-life character—“it’s totally acceptable to talk about how you are... Read more »

Chance The Rapper Cancels Concert Dates Due to Illness

Earlier today, Chance The Rapper’s team updated his fans via his Twitter page, saying that he will be canceling a few tour dates due to illness. They will try their best to reschedule and make up... Read more »

HEALTH Announce New Album ‘Death Magic’, Share Video for “New Coke”

L.A. noise provocateurs HEALTH have been missing in action for the most part since 2009’s vicious Get Color, only reappearing for a few one-off tracks and the Max Payne 3 soundtrack, but it looks like they’ll finally be dropping... Read more »

Florence and The Machine and Rihanna Will Close Out SNL’s 40th Season

Saturday Night Live is closing out its 40th season in a big way. They have lined up their guest performers for the last three episodes of the season and they include the likes of Wiz Khalifa,... Read more »

Frank Ocean Legally Changes His Name To Frank Ocean

It only took a year and a few license issues, but according to TMZ, a judge in Los Angeles has officially granted Frank Ocean the right to change his name. He was born Christopher Edwin Breaux,... Read more »

Say Goodbye to Diplo

Bad news for Diplo fans out there. It seems like the world renowned producer is thinking of retiring the name that brought him fame to concentrate on Major Lazer and other projects. In an interview with Rick Rubin for... Read more »