Archive for December 15th, 2013

For Today

For Today Frontman To LGBT Community: Sorry Not Sorry

I’m sure you may have heard about the beliefs of For Today‘s frontman, Mattie Montgomery, on homosexuality and marriage. He recently made a rather lengthy statement in an effort to clarify his stance on marriage, and homosexuality. In short, he believes that there is a problem with the Church, and with Christians picking and choosing […]

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Watch Chvrches Cover East 17’s “Stay Another Day”

This year saw a flood of new bands riding on their own wave of success. From HAIM to Lorde, artists were blowing up, and Chvrches were at the forefront of that explosion from the beginning. The Scottish synth-pop trio have shown up on late-night TV and venues worldwide throughout the year,  but perhaps my favorite […]

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REST IN PEACE: Peter O’Toole (1932-2013)

News is breaking this afternoon that legendary actor Peter O’Toole has passed away. According to his Agent, the former leading man died on Saturday at a Wellington Hospital in London following a lengthy illness. He was 81 years old. O’Toole originally skyrocketed to fame as the star in Lawrence Of Arabia, and over the decade […]

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LISTEN: Fake Problems Member Covers Sky Ferreira

Chris Farren, singer of the Florida-based band Fake Problems, has recently started a covers project for which he will release a new cover every Sunday until April of 2014. Thus far, he has recorded Sky Ferreira’s “24 Hours” from her debut album Night Time, My Time and Modern Baseball’s “The Weekend” from the album Sports. This is […]

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Pusha T Calls Out False Promoter On Twitter, Swears He’d Never Charge For Meet And Greets

Anyone who has spent more than thirty seconds listening to the music of Pusha T knows he’s not the type of person you want to mess with, especially when it comes to his business. Unfortunately, one promoter recently learned this lesson the hard way. Pusha is currently touring the US in support of his new […]

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Carpe Di-amn: Beyonce Sells Over 400k Albums In One Day

Every now and then a day comes along where I feel like I’m able to write something ever-so-slightly above average. That feeling of having done as good, if not better than I thought I could is incredibly satisfying, but after reading how Beyonce outdid herself on Friday you may want to start setting higher personal […]

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Chance The Rapper Releases Tour Documentary, Teases New Project

At this point there is no denying the impact Chance The Rapper made on rap music in 2013. From UTG to Complex, everyone in music seems to be singing the praises of Chicago’s latest young music hero, and this weekend he’s given fans yet another reason to be excited for his continuing rise. Taking to […]

THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG

‘The Hobbit’ Ventures Its Way To The Top

After earning an astounding 31 million on its opening day, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug has met the expectations of many by dominating the box office this past weekend with a current estimated total of 73+ million. Disappointingly, this is a dip in performance for the franchise seeing as how The Hobbit: The Unexpected […]

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Alexisonfire Boxset Details Revealed, On Sale Christmas

On Christmas at 12:01 AM EST, Alexisonfire‘s career spanning boxset will go on sale. The band’s career spanning look will include their four studio albums on 12″, the Switcheroo Series split EP with .Moneen. (how I long to own this), the Death Letter EP on vinyl for the first time, several out of print 7″s, […]

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Eminem Releases Teaser For “Monster” Music Video

Eminem dropped his eighth studio album, The Marshall Mathers LP 2, early last month. The album has had a lot of positive reviews, and his follow up single to “Love The Way You Lie” has been playing on radio stations across the country. Now that the album has been out for a little over a […]

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Saves The Day Robbed In Chicago

Saves The Day are currently on tour in the US with Walter Shreifels and Jon Simmons. Last night they played in Chicago, Illinois, and by the end of the night their van was broken into and some of their belongings were stolen. A Macbook and an acoustic guitar were both stolen from the van. Check […]